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NORD at SPS IPC Drives 2018

Drives are moving: For the first time, NORD will be located in Hall 3A, Stand 465. From 27 to 29 November, the SPS IPC Drives 2018 will be held in Nuremberg. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be participating again, presenting innovative decentralised drive technology for the digital factory of the future. more …

Deep down at high altitude: NORD industrial gear units succeed in massive construction project

In the context of the “Linthal 2015” project, the underground central chamber for a new pumped storage power station has been built at an altitude of about 1,700 m – 600 m deep into the Swiss Alps. With an extreme incline of 45 degrees and a height difference of approximately 180 m, conveyor systems transported 500 t of excavated material per hour, around the clock. The conveyor belts were driven by NORD industrial gear units . more …

BrauBeviale 2018: Robust drives thanks to surface treatment

When producing beer and other alcoholic-based beverages, the highest hygiene standards must be met. From 13 to 15 November at BrauBeviale 2018, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be exhibiting nsd tupH, the anti-corrosion treatment developed for applications with increased cleaning requirements: It gives drives in aluminium housings the robustness and durability of stainless steel. more …

PROFIsafe module SK TU4-PNS

Extra Safety - Functional Safety gains more and more importance as a fundamental component in modern machine and plant design and it is an indispensable aspect of the drive systems from NORD. more …

Drive solutions from NORD reduce operating costs

To optimise Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) NORD DRIVESYSTEMS provides powerful and efficient low-maintenance drive concepts from its modular system. more …

NORD smooth motors Ideal for the food and beverage industry

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From its own production, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS offers ventilated and unventilated motors with smooth surfaces for areas with high hygiene standards. Their washdown-optimised cast aluminium housings make them easy to clean. more …

NORD Launches Next Generation Two-Stage Bevel Gear Motors

Compact design and washdown housing option are ideal for light conveying and manufacturing more …

NORD geared motors optimise conveyor technology in quarries

The metal construction company SMIL, located in Montpellier, produces conveyor system solutions relying on drives from Northern Germany. In a quarry in the southern French commune of Gardanne, geared motors by NORD DRIVESYSTEMS guarantee safe and efficient conveyor operation. more …

Industrial gear units by NORD in new sizes

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS' industrial gear units are particularly robust and durable. These high load capacity drives are used in heavy duty applications such as agitators, mixers, and grinders. more …

High efficiency drive technology for intralogistics applications

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS now offers standardised, high efficiency drive solutions especially for horizontal and inclined conveyors. LogiDrive systems are maintenance-friendly and enable reduction of the number of versions in intralogistics without great effort. more …

Modular ATEX drives - Protection against gas and dust

As an ATEX certified manufacturer, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has many years of experience with explosion protected drive technology. Explosion protected drives from NORD are in use in almost all sectors of industry. more …

iba 2018: Food grade drive units by NORD DRIVESYSTEMS

Agitators, conveyor systems, weighing and filling plants or packaging machinery: NORD DRIVESYSTEMS offers efficient and hygienic drive solutions for the bakery industry. They will be displayed at iba in Munich from September 15 to 20, 2018. more …

The stage is yours – frequency inverters by NORD in the Duisburg Theatre

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Modern automation technology at the Duisburg Theatre ensures perfect coordination of stage set, light and sound. Frequency inverters by NORD are an important element of the drive solution. more …

Drive Solutions for Hygienic Production - nsd tupH surface treatment

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From 22 to 24 May 2018 NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be presenting its high performance corrosion resistant surface treatment for aluminium drives at SPS IPC Drives Italia in Parma. more …

NORD provides product data with EPLAN

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NORD provides product macros as well as technical and electrical device data for its electronic drive components in the EPLAN database. more …

Expansion of the NORD production facility in Aurich

In the past year the production and storage areas in Aurich were expanded and a new assembly line was commissioned. more …

Drive solutions for sewage plants - We keep our slate clean

In the field of water treatment, the drive technology is decisive for the availability and efficiency of pumping and fan stations. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS offers branch-optimised solutions that are characterised by great operational reliability, long service life and high axial and radial load capacities. more …

Drive solutions for cleaning gondolas - Safe at any height

Geared motors and frequency inverters with precise positioning abilities lift and rotate the cage from which maintenance and cleaning personnel are able to reach every corner of the undulating façade of the “New York by Gehry” sky scraper. more …

Anniversary - 20 years for NORD Finland

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Founded in 1998, NORD’s subsidiary company NORD Gear Oy celebrates its 20th anniversary. more …

Aluminium Gear Units - Powerful Lightweights

Modern gear units have to be robust, compact, powerful and economical - and above all they need to be light. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS offers a wide range of low weight and highly durable aluminium drive units. more …

Industry 4.0 Installation in Aurich

Lean logistics – efficient processes - NORD drive solutions are Industry 4.0 READY! The drive specialist also relies on smart technologies in its own production facilities. more …

Simple scaling of NORD inverter functions

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More and more drive functions can be taken over decentrally via the software or hardware control capability NORD frequency inverters. Not only is this economical and reduces the number of variants of the different inverter types, it also allows the user straightforward parametrisation without specialised programming skills. more …

Explosion-protected drive units for increased security in the mill

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Raw materials are ground and refined in various processes in the Arnreiter Mill in Austria. For this, the company uses machines for steaming, flaking, crushing, grinding, extruding, roasting, cooling, drying and peeling. Grinding raw materials produces dust - this requires explosion-protected drive units by NORD. more …

Innovative and cost-saving drive systems to be showcased at EXPO PACK 2018

NORD's LogiDrive: efficient 2-stage helical bevel gearbox & IE4 synchronous motor driven by NORDAC LINK field distribution unit

NORD Gear delivers complete, integrated material handling solutions more …

Drive solutions for process technology - NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at ACHEMA 2018

Whether in the chemical, pharmaceutical or food industries: Flammable gases and dust in processing industries create serious safety risks for people and machines. Explosion protected drive solutions are the focus of NORD at ACHEMA from 11 to 15 June 2018. This includes dust or gas explosion protected motors, gear units, as well as electronic drive technology for zones 1, 2, 21 and 22. more …

Intelligent drive technology - Teamwork: Master/Slave communication

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Due to PLC and position control within the frequency inverters, several drives by NORD DRIVESYSTEMS can be synchronised in Master /Slave mode. Thus, functions such as synchronised movement and flying saw operation can be implemented decentrally. more …

Resource-saving Drive Concepts: NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at IFAT 2018

From 14 to 18 May 2018, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be presenting intelligent and efficient drive solutions at IFAT, the world's leading exhibition for water, waste water, waste and raw materials management. more …

myNORD Customer Portal - Configure and order drives online: simply, conveniently and quickly

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From 15 to 17 May 2018, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be a guest at SMART Automation Austria and among other things, will present the myNORD customer portal in Vienna. more …

Smart drives for greater efficiency at the Hannover Messe – Hall 15, Stand H31 and Hall 21, Stand C33

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS impresses trade fair visitors to Hanover with innovative drive technology for increased safety, efficiency and digital networking in industry and intralogistics. more …

Thorough Examination of Industrial Gear Units - Predictive Maintenance from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at the Hannover Fair

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At the Hannover Fair 2018, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS is giving a live demonstration of the opportunities of predictive maintenance concepts for servicing industrial gear units. For this, a test bed with two opposing industrial gear units will be set up, with which various operating states can be simulated. more …

New Product: Single stage NORDBLOC.1 helical gear unit

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has extended its successful NORDBLOC.1 series with a single stage gear unit for applications with high speeds and torques. more …

Drive solutions for the airport industry – always on the move

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Customised solutions, reliable technology, global service – NORD DRIVESYSTEMS supplies the optimum drive solution for every airport application Efficient, reliable, proven. more …

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at the Hannover Fair 2018

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From 23 to 27 April 2018, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be presenting its intelligent and future-oriented drive solutions for intralogistics and industrial applications at the Hannover Fair and CeMAT. more …

Drives for pallet conveyor technology: Dependable technology with robust design

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Pallet conveyor technology primarily requires economical drive solutions with high overload capacity. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS supplies optimally matched, individually configurable and flexible drive technology which reduces the number of versions and minimises costs, especially for transporting pallets and cage pallets with roller or chain conveyors. more …

Drives from NORD with nsd tupH surface treatment

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Robust and reliable – even under extremely harsh conditions. In his processing centre, Dutch mussel processor Krijn Verwijs relies on corrosion-resistant drive solutions from NORD. more …

NORD geared motors for gravel pits and quarries - Lower costs, greater efficiency

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The NorStone AG gravel works in Tau in South West Norway has changed over to robust geared motors from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. The result: lower investment costs, increased operating reliability, better process reliability as well as reduced energy consumption due to improved efficiency. more …

NORD Drivesystems at IFAT 2018: Saving resources with innovative and intelligent solutions

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At IFAT, the world's leading trade fair for waste water, waste and raw materials management, from 14 to 18 May 2018, everything revolves around sustainable environmental technologies. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will also be present at this industry meeting place in Munich and will be exhibiting intelligent drive technology, new products, energy-efficient solutions as well as a comprehensive range of service and maintenance offers. more …

Intelligent drives from NORD - Drive technology on the route to Industry 4.0

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Decentralised drive concepts from NORD pave the way for the evolution of control architecture from the automation pyramid to intelligent automation networks. more …

New Product: Single stage NORDBLOC.1 helical gear unit

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has extended its successful NORDBLOC.1 series with a single stage gear unit for applications with high speeds and torques. more …

Tire Technology 2018 - Successful trade fair debut

The Tire Technology trade fair was held in Hannover from 20 to 22 February 2018. NORD exhibited there for the first time and presented intelligent drive solutions from a single source. more …

NORD DRIVESYTEMS at ANUGA FOODTEC 2018

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nsd tupH: Corrosion-resistant surface treatment for aluminium drive units – from 20 to 23 March, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be exhibiting its aluminium drive units for the food and beverage industry at ANUGA FOODTEC. more …

Drive technology for handling bulk materials - Tough performers

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NORD offers reliable, safe and customised drive solutions for handling bulk materials - such as the motor swing base solution for a phosphate mine in Morocco. more …

LogiMAT 2018 - Exhibition retrospective

At LogiMAT 2018 in Stuttgart in the middle of March, NORD presented powerful and cost-optimised drive solutions for intralogistics and conveyor technology. more …

Energy-efficient drive solutions for intralogistics

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High demands are placed on drives for intralogistics: Not only do they have to be powerful and energy-efficient, they are also expected to be low in maintenance and have a long service life. more …

Press Release - Hannover Fair 2018

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From 23 to 27 April 2018 NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be exhibiting its innovative drive solutions for digital factories of the future at the Hannover Fair 2018. These include NORDAC LINK decentralized field distributors, smart drives with Cloud integration for predictive maintenance, as well as LogiDrive - the efficient drive solution for intralogistics that offers a reduction of the number of product variants. A PROFIsafe communication module ensures even greater safety in production. more …

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at the Hannover Fair 2018– Connected drives for production of the future

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From 23 to 27 April 2018 NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be exhibiting its innovative drive solutions for digital factories of the future at the Hannover Fair 2018. These include NORDAC LINK decentralised field distributors, smart drives with Cloud links for predictive maintenance, as well as LogiDrive - the efficient drive solution for intralogistics that offers a reduction of the number of versions. A PROFIsafe interface module ensures even greater safety in production. more …

NORD Belgium is celebrating its 30th anniversary

The sales office which was founded in Zandhoven in 1987 is responsible for Belgium and Luxembourg and has grown strongly for many years. more …

Anuga FoodTec 2018 – nsd tupH

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From 20 to 23 March 2018, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be exhibiting its nsd tupH aluminium drive units for the food and beverage industry at Anuga FoodTec. more …

LogiMAT 2018 – Enhanced intelligence, increased efficiency, reduced costs

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From 13 to 15 March 2018, LogiMAT – the largest annual logistics trade fair in Europe – will take place in Stuttgart. There, NORD will present intelligent, flexible and efficient solutions for intralogistics and conveyor technology. more …

Drive solutions for parcel centres – Smooth processing and fast dispatch

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Reliable, robust, networked and intelligent – NORD provides individually configurable and Industry 4.0-ready drive solutions for parcel centres. more …

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at Tire Technology 2018 for the first time

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS provides standardised and individually configured solutions for more than 100 industries. The drive specialist from Bargteheide now wants to provide its expertise and innovative strength, as well as its technical know-how to the tyre industry. more …

Drives 4.0: Status monitoring with the Cloud

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS develops Industry 4.0-ready concepts and economical solutions for status monitoring of drives based on virtual sensors. This includes making status data of drives available in the Cloud in real time. more …

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at Underhåll 2018 in Sweden

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At Underhåll in Gothenburg, Sweden, Northern Europe's leading specialist exhibition for industrial maintenance and repairs from 13 to 16 March 2018, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be presenting intelligent drive units, smart solutions for networked production, as well as innovative technologies and new products. more …

NORDAC LINK – intelligent drives for logistics

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At the 6th annual Technical Press Days event in Hamburg, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS presented its LogiDrive drive solution, consisting of a highly efficient NORD geared motor and a NORDAC LINK field distribution system, to the specialised media. more …

Predictive maintenance and optimal use of resources

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS is developing cost-efficient and reliable virtual sensor functions for condition monitoring. more …

Highly efficient and hygienic: IE4 smooth-surface motors

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has expanded its range of high-efficiency smooth-surface motors. The new permanent-magnet synchronous motors without cooling fins achieve level IE4 / super premium efficiency. more …

Safe, reliable and versatile: Gear units with extruder flange

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For heavy-duty operation, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS expands its modular industrial gear unit series to include extruder flanges. Flanges and shafts can be customised for easy adaptation to nearly all common mounting dimensions. more …

Anniversary: 20 Years NORD in Hungary

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On 22 September 2017, NORD's Hungarian subsidiary “NORD Hajtástechnika Kft.” celebrated its 20th anniversary more …

20th anniversary: NORD DRIVESYSTEMS in Slovakia

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On October 20th 2017 the Slovak NORD DRIVESYSTEMS subsidiary NORD-Pohony, s.r.o. celebrated its 20th anniversary. In 1997 the company was launched in Bratislava with two employees as a subsidiary of Getriebebau NORD GmbH. more …

Faster EMC-compliant development of drive electronics

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS is equipped to fast-track in-house electronic drive developments to series-production readiness. more …

Networked drive electronics and IoT features at SPS IPC Drives

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will showcase innovations in drive electronics at the 2017 SPS IPC Drives exhibition in Nuremberg (hall 3, stand 218). The new NORDAC LINK series of field distribution systems, designed for networked intralogistics facilities with many drive axes, provides an especially good user experience. more …

Industry 4.0 ready: NORD at SPS IPC Drives 2017

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From 27 to 30 November 2017, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will present product innovations and intelligent drive solutions for Industry 4.0 at Europe's leading trade fair for electrical automation – SPS IPC Drives. more …

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at CBST 2017 in China

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The 8th China International Beverage Industry Exhibition on Science and Technology (CBST) will take place in Shanghai from 22 to 24 November 2017. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS, one of the world's leading drive specialists, will be there again this year. more …

Drive solutions for the airport industry: inter airport Europe 2017

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The 21st international trade fair for airport equipment, technology, design and service took place from 10 to 13 October 2017. inter airport Europe is the world’s leading trade fair for the airport industry and takes place every two years. This year, the focus was on topics such as digitalisation and automation. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS attended this year's trade fair in Munich and presented innovative drive solutions for baggage handling logistics systems at airports. more …

Industry 4.0: Intelligent and Energy-Efficient Drives

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS equips its drive technology with decentralised intelligence to take the load off a higher-level control unit and ensure optimal service. However, user-friendliness and higher energy efficiency are moving into the spotlight more and more. more …

Drive solutions for the beverage industry drinktec 2017: Successful trade fair debut

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From 11 to 15 September 2017, visitor records were broken at the world’s leading trade fair for the beverage and liquid food industry: drinktec. In Munich, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS participated for the first time and presented drive solutions designed for washdown cleaning as well as specific solutions for the beverage industry. more …

NORD wins Vanderlande Supplier Award

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On 12 September, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS received the Vanderlande Supplier Award 2017. more …

Anniversary: Ten years NORD Portugal

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On the past September 11th NORD Drivesystems has celebrated its 10th anniversary.The Portuguese subsidiary of the German multinational Getriebebau Nord GmbH, was established in 2007, at the Industrial Area of Oiã, south of Aveiro, to offer to the Portuguese Industry drive solutions with more than 50 years of know-how, quality and reliability. more …

NORD Napędy on Symas and Maintenance Fairs 2017

NORD Napędy will be exhibiting at International Trade Fair for Powder & Bulk Solids Technologies - SyMas 2017 from October 18-19 in Kraków. SyMas is co-located with Maintenance - Trade Fair for Suppliers of Maintenance Products and Service. You will find us at stand no A48. more …

Mobile service and tech support for drive customers in India

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS India has launched a mobile unit to provide on-site installation and maintenance services. more …

Anniversary: Ten years NORD Portugal

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS PTP, the Portuguese branch of German drive manufacturer NORD DRIVESYSTEMS, celebrates the 10th anniversary of its establishment this year. NORD is an industry leader for mechanical, electrical and electronic drive technology. more …

Corrosion protection and 2-stage bevel gear units

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS offers many years of experience, comprehensive expertise and innovative solutions for the food and beverage industry. more …

Lightweight heavy-duty drive systems

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For harsh environments and rough handling conditions, the nsd tupH Sealed Surface Conversion System from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS provides corrosion-protection that penetrates deep below the drive surface. more …

Intelligent drive systems for digitalised production

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NORD DRIVESYSTEM’s wide-ranging expertise regarding drive solutions spans from products to business processes. Thus, drive solutions from NORD offer an ideal basis for the digitalisation of production. more …

Easy-to-clean and corrosion-resistant drive technology from NORD

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At the drinktec trade fair, in Munich from 11 to 15 September 2017, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will present drive solutions designed for washdown cleaning as well as beverage industry-specific solutions. more …

The perfect drive for baggage handling systems – cost effective and easy to service

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At the inter airport Europe 2017 trade show, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will showcase drive solutions for airport baggage logistics. more …

NORDAC FLEX: For dynamic positioning of geared motors

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NORD drive units consisting of a geared motor and a decentralised NORDAC FLEX SK 200E frequency inverter provide high dynamic performance, open up new design possibilities for developers and result in numerous cost savings. more …

Globally active family business

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With its unique modular system, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS provides drive solutions for more than 100 industries and participates in numerous industrial exhibitions worldwide. more …

Innovative corrosion protection from NORD: More durable than paint, more affordable than stainless steel

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It is vital for drives in the food and beverage industry to be resistant against aggressive cleaning agents. Therefore, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS provides a highly effective anti-corrosion treatment which is both more affordable than drives made from stainless steel as well as more durable than common protective coating. more …

What are the challenges of digitalisation?

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How are employees involved in the digital change? What can be done to alleviate fears and to optimally utilise potentials? These were the questions the latest working conference of the HanseBelt employers’ initiative. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS, a founder member, already implemented a “workplace of the future” at its headquarters. more …

New brewery in South Tyrol - NORD supplied tailor-made drive systems

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For 40 years the old brewery was in continuous operation for Forst, a brewer of special beer. When the new brewery was built, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS supplied drive units perfectly customised to the client's needs for the brewing process. more …

Large forces and high torque: Geared motors for toothpaste production

EKATO, a manufacturer of mixing equipment, implemented the world’s largest plant for batch production of toothpaste. The massive agitators are moved by UNICASE industrial geared motors from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. more …

25 years of quality and excellent service: NORD Spain

Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2017, NORD Motorreductores S.A., the Spanish subsidiary of the NORD DRIVESYSTEMS Group, is looking back at a quarter century of growing success. more …

Long-life, wash-down drive technology for the beverage industry

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will showcase industry-specific drive solutions at the drinktec exhibition in Munich, Germany. The German manufacturer draws on an extensive range of standard products with an unmatched variety of drive systems featuring aluminum cast housings optimized for wash-down. more …

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at LogiMAT China 2017 – Simple and efficient drive operation and configuration

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At the 2017 LogiMAT China exhibition, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS showcases a very user-friendly drive electronics innovation – NORDAC LINK field distribution systems, available as frequency inverters and motor starters for interconnected conveyor systems. more …

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS congratulates NORD MOTORREDUCTORES on their anniversary

NORD MOTORREDUCTORES S.A., NORD's Spanish headquarters in Sabadell, celebrated their 25th anniversary on May 26, 2017. more …

The fittest company at the B2Run in Hamburg

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101 motivated NORD employees took part in the B2Run company fun run in Hamburg's Volkspark. more …

Drive data in the cloud

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For IoT-driven machine and plant engineering, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS now offers solutions for making drive data available in real time in a cloud environment. All drive axes can be monitored from anywhere in the world via an Internet connection. more …

Clean drives, clean cuts – NORD bevel geared motors in tendon removing machines

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The BAADER Group, a leading manufacturer of plant and machinery for the food industry manufactures machines for the clean separation of soft and solid components of foods. For example, they are used to remove tendons from red meat and poultry, for obtaining farce from fish or for obtaining pulp from fruit and vegetables. The machines are reliably powered by bevel geared motors from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. more …

NORD drive systems with precise control ensure smooth parcel distribution

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NORD provides large parcel distribution centres with drive technology, e.g. Chronopost, a company near Paris. 1,000 NORD drives with decentralised drive electronics will be installed for Chronopost's belt conveyors. more …

Modular industrial gear units in additional sizes

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At the 2017 Hannover Messe exhibition, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will present two new gearboxes for nominal torques of 15 and 20 kNm. With these latest additions to the line-up, the series now comprises 11 gearbox sizes that deliver output torques up to 250 kNm. more …

NORD Managing Director Dr. Omar Sadi: Industry 4.0 requires a clear direction as a system supplier

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In a recent interview, Dr. Omar Sadi talked about the present market position of the drive specialist NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. NORD is continuing its development from a supplier of components to a system supplier. Over the past years, a complete modular system has gradually been created, from which drive solutions can be precisely configured to meet customers' requirements.In a recent interview, Dr. Omar Sadi talked about the present market position of the drive specialist NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. more …

THE SYSTEM SUPPLIER FOR DRIVE TECHNOLOGY

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Since 1965 NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has developed and produced complete systems for drive technology and supplies gear units , electric motors and drive electronics from a single source. This has resulted in the creation of an optimally matched modular system offering great benefits through individual and perfectly matched drive technology for users across all branches of industry. more …

More powerful conveyor drives forthcoming

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In September 2017, the recently introduced NORDAC LINK series of field distribution systems will be further supplemented by frequency inverters for motors rated up to 7.5 kW. more …

Industrial gear units with extruder flanges

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As an all-new supplement to the modular industrial gear range, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS now provides extruder flanges optimized for heavy duty operation. Several different extrusion flanges are available for each of the industrial gear units from size 5 to size 11, with rated torques from 15 kNm to 80 kNm. more …

Efficient drive solutions with a small line-up of variants

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Specifically designed for intralogistics and baggage handling systems, the new LogiDrive standardized AC vector drives from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS facilitate planning, configuration, and spare part management through a project-based reduction of variant complexity. more …

A GOOD YEAR FOR NORD DRIVESYSTEMS

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For NORD DRIVESYSTEMS 2016 was a good year, which saw the launch of new products such as the NORDAC LINK field distributor for flexible installation close to the motor, and the presentation of new digital solutions In 2017, NORD is continuing on the road to Industry 4.0 more …

GEARED MOTORS IN A DESERT CLIMATE

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The ambient conditions and demands on the engineering of a steel rolling mill are very harsh. They are even harsher if the rolling mill is located in the desert state of Bahrain's hot climate. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS equipped the entire plant with robust standard geared motors, which have worked faultlessly since being commissioned. more …

New High Capacity Parallel Shaft Gearbox Offers Reliability for a Wide Range of High Torque Applications

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Whether your application involves mixing, agitating, conveying, moving bulk material or another high torque manufacturing process, reducing downtime is of the utmost importance. To meet this need, NORD Gear Corporation introduces its new high capacity parallel shaft CLINCHER™ gear units. more …

IE3 requirements to cover smaller motors from 1 Jan, 2017 NORD DRIVESYSTEMS portfolio already exceeds EU Ecodesign stipulations

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As of 1 January, 2017, IE3-grade energy efficiency will be compulsory in the European Union for mains-operated electric motors in the rated power range from 0.75 kW to 375 kW. This extension to smaller motor sizes is based on the Regulation (EC) 640/2009 implementing Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC. more …

Record-size industrial gear unit in a one-piece housing

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS, a leader in drive technology, has engineered an industrial gear unit with 240,000 Nm rated torque load and various application-specific features for a phosphate mine in Morocco. It is to date the largest system with a one-piece gear case. more …

Thriving in India

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has committed INR 45 mn (approx. EUR 600,000) to the expansion of its Indian subsidiary. The investment was used to establish a new service area at the NORD DRIVESYSTEMS Pvt. Ltd. facility in Pune. more …

Smart drive resolves blockages on its own

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will present intelligent drives with an integrated PLC at the SPS IPC Drives exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany, (hall 3, stand 218). The drives are fully equipped to execute control sequences in customer applications. more …

Smart drive assumes local control - Enabling centralized as well as autonomous operation

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Frequency inverters from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS can react flexibly in case of disrupted communication with a central control system. The on-board, pre-programmed PLC can take control, initiate a defined state for halting operations, or keep the application running. more …

Versatile new plug&play-enabled distributed drives

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS presents the newly developed NORDAC LINK series field distribution systems. These new AC vector drives and motor starters are in the final phase of field tests. Serial production will commence early in 2017. more …

LogiDrive – high-efficiency, low-maintenance drives for intralogistics

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS now offers standardized drive units in three highly efficient and easy-to-service versions for typical requirements in conveying applications. The line-up of LogiDrive systems enables a quicker selection of the suitable drive for a given application and allows for reducing the variety of versions to a manageable few. more …

NORD at HaPeS 2016 Fairs

Nord Napędy invite you at 11. edition of International Fair of Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Control, Drives and Mechatronics on 18-20 October 2016 in Katowice.NORD stand will have number 99. more …

NORD invests in new assembly plant and office in Mexico

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On the occasion of its tenth anniversary, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS S.A. de C.V. Mexico opened a new, larger assembly plant and office in Huimilpan, in the state of Querataro, Mexico. more …

Free tickets to Symas and Maintenance Fairs - 5-6 October in Cracow

We invite you to visit a meeting with the employees of the company NORD - Stand A60. Visitors who eradicate the registration form will be entitled to free admission to the Fair. more …

From mineral water to lemonade – NORD drive solutions for the beverage industry

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In 2015 the per capita consumption of mineral water in Germany was about 143.8 litres. To meet these needs the beverage industry needs innovative drive solutions. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS delivers these solutions which are specially designed to meet the customer’s requirements. more …

NORD Napędy Symas i Maintenance Fairs

NORD Napędy will be exhibiting at International Trade Fair for Powder & Bulk Solids Technologies - SyMas 2016 from October 5-6 in Kraków. SyMas is co-located with Maintenance - Trade Fair for Suppliers of Maintenance Products and Service. You will find us at stand no A60. more …

Hamburg Airport: NORD drive technology brings baggage to its destination

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Hamburg Airport is one of the top 5 airports in Germany. Every year, 15 million people pass through the Hanseatic city's airport. To ensure that the baggage arrives or departs together with the passengers, the airport relies on NORD drive solutions for its baggage handling system. more …

Intelligent food portioning

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Appetising cheese nibbles are a pleasure at any meal. To supply these customers, Treif Maschinenbau GmbH uses NORD DRIVESYSTEMS frequency inverters with PLC function for the manufacture of its production systems for cutting food. more …

New two-stage helical bevel gearboxes with output torques up to 50 Nm

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS expands its latest series of slim two-stage helical bevel gearboxes , adding a new smaller unit for output torques up to 50 Nm. Highly efficient helical bevel type units therefore now complement the line-up of worm gearboxes that is already available for small loads. more …

Chocolate in slow motion

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The finest chocolate treats require an astounding amount of pot stirring in the production process. In the conche alone, the chocolate mass is agitated for 48 hours. To keep things moving there and in many other production steps, the Austrian chocolate manufacturer Zotter employs a large number of geared motors from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. more …

Надпотужні мотор-редуктори для перевалки сипучих матеріалів в порту

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The Wuhan Iron and Steel Group (WISCO) operates a port in Wugang at the East China Sea for handling iron ore. The cranes and conveyor systems need highly reliable drives. more …

One stage to power them all Robust new single-stage helical inline gears for pumps, fans, and mixers

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has launched a new line of single-stage helical inline gearboxes with a NORDBLOC.1 light alloy case. The gear unit series is particularly suited to pump, agitator, fan, and intra-logistics applications. NORD has worked closely with renowned manufacturers in these fields throughout the development process. more …

Drive technology at Hannover Messe: condition monitoring and predictive maintenance

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Drives with advanced condition monitoring capabilities that support predictive maintenance were showcased by NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at this year's Hannover Messe exhibition. more …

AC vector drives ULC certified for the Canadian market

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS AC vector drives up to 90 kW have been certified by Underwriters Laboratories of Canada. This is in addition to the existing UL certification for the United States and allows for more efficient drive configuration for the North American market, because the additional line filter that was previously necessary for use in Canada is now no longer required. more …

Industrial gear units with 190 kNm output torque – Even more comprehensive UNICASE gear unit portfolio

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS extends the successful industrial gear unit range by adding a new size with 190 kNm output torque. The series now comprises nine sizes and covers torques from 25 kNm to 250 kNm. more …

NORD Gear introduces new distributed control motor soft starters

Eliminate uncontrolled starting and mechanical strain on your drive components with the SK135E/SK175E soft start drive family. more …

Intelligent, adaptive drive control – hybrid solutions for centralized and distributed drive control

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS showcased smart control solutions for synchronous and induction motors at the 2015 SPS IPC Drives exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany. more …

NORD 4.0 READY: drive technology for automated production in the age of IIoT

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Machine and plant designs that live up to the German "Industrie 4.0" framework and the similar concept of the "Industrial Internet of Things" require smart drive technology with high flexibility and functionality. The drives must be seamlessly integrated into communication networks, ensure efficient data processing, and support modular, decentralized control concepts. more …

Think small, but think green: IE3 motors from 0.12 kW

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will expand the IE3 premium efficiency motor range to include 0.12 kW motors from January 2016. Adding this smaller size to the IE3 portfolio will make it easier to equip entire plants with eco-friendly, highly efficient drive systems. more …

NORD Motor and AC Drive Combination Meets Highest Level of Energy Efficiency Standards

As energy prices continue to rise and natural resources become scarcer, it is becoming more important and desirable to utilize highly efficient systems with low energy loss. more …

Efficient drive packages for baggage handling NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at inter airport Europe tradeshow

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At the inter airport Europe 2015 tradeshow, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will show drives for baggage handling combining energy-saving motors, distributed electronics (top system efficiency rating IES2) and helical-bevel gearboxes. more …

NORD drives pass series of tests according to EN 50598-2 Top system efficiency under new Ecodesign standard

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In the most recent Ecodesign standard EN 50598-2, the European Union is establishing efficiency requirements for drive electronics as well as complete drive systems. more …

NORD China celebrates 10th anniversary Major distribution center with big growth rates

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NORD (China) Power Transmission Co., Ltd. is celebrating ten successful years in business, making 2015 a double anniversary year for the NORD DRIVESYSTEMS Group – the German parent company was founded a half century ago in 1965. more …

Brand-new bright minds for NORD drive controllers Integrated basic PLC capability due to faster CPU and firmware upgrades

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Featuring an integrated PLC, frequency inverters from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS combined with geared motors become a full-fledged intelligent system solution. more …

Drives for process technology applications

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At the ACHEMA exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will present distributed drive concepts that meet the typical demands of the process industry. Variable-speed drives with IP66/IP69K ingress protection are suitable for applications that require regular cleaning with high-pressure steam jets. more …

Tailor-made motors to suit any requirement NORD configures motor models for diverse applications

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Demonstrating extensive know-how in application-specific motor manufacturing for industrial use and beyond, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS showcased a range of configurations at Hannover Messe 2015. The cutaway model of an IE2 motor demonstrated constructive options and possible features for low-temperature environments down to -40 °C. more …

Heavy-duty, long-life drives for the metals industry NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at the METEC 2015 trade fair

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS provides drive technology for heavy-duty applications in the steel and metals industry. Gear units, motors, and drive electronics are custom-configured and supplied with electrical, mechanical, and thermal design options to suit the target application. Compact, totally enclosed non-ventilated (TENV / IC410) roller table motors are available with ring fins or straight fins. more …

Dynamic drives for dynamic economies Chancellor Merkel and PM Modi visit NORD stand at Hannover Messe 2015

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On a tour of select exhibitors at Hannover Messe 2015, the Chancellor of Germany, Angela Merkel, and the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, visited the NORD DRIVESYSTEMS stand, where NORD is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the company’s foundation. more …

Highly dynamic at 50 years of age NORD DRIVESYSTEMS celebrates anniversary at Hannover Messe 2015

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A simulator showcasing dynamic drive performance will be a centerpiece of this year’s NORD DRIVESYSTEMS presentation at the industrial fair in Hanover. Systems consisting of an asynchronous motor, a helical bevel gearbox , and an SK 200E series decentralized frequency inverter demonstrate high precision and superior agility in complex motion sequences. more …

Effective, economic corrosion protection: nsd tupH for aluminium drives

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS manufacture permanently corrosion-resistant drives by means of the nsd tupH sealed surface conversion system. Aluminum drives are thereby given a smooth, ultra-hard surface that, in contrast to paint, is unaffected by blows or scratches. The drives are tested and proven in applications with a maritime atmosphere. more …

Smart standard drives provide servo dynamics and precision

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Teamed with advanced inverter electronics for smart control functionality, standard asynchronous motors providing IE2 or IE3 efficiency and permanent-magnet IE4 synchronous motors can deliver servo-level dynamics and agility. more …

Taken to new heights: Industrial gear units from NORD complete heavy workload at a reservoir project

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Swiss energy supplier Axpo is close to finishing the demanding large-scale “Linthal 2015” construction project: Switzerland’s largest hydroelectric undertaking will increase the overall output of the existing Linth-Limmern power plants from 480 MW to 1,480 MW. more …

NORD GEAR joins American Gear Manufacturers Association (AGMA)

For the past 50 years, NORD Gear Corporation, known globally as NORD Drivesystems, has introduced new practices in overcoming common problems. In the early 1980’s, NORD engineers developed one of the most important innovations in gearbox construction: the...... more …

20 years of NORD in the Czech Republic

The NORD DRIVESYSTEMS subsidiary in the Czech Republic celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. more …

Cemtech Europe, 28 September – 1 October 2014, Istanbul, Turkey

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Cemtech Europe Conference and Exhibition is the major event for decision makers from the cement industry. more …

20 years of NORD in the Czech Republic

The NORD DRIVESYSTEMS subsidiary in the Czech Republic celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. more …

Transition to IE3 on January 1, 2015 Energy-efficient NORD motors for global use

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On January 1, 2015, efficiency requirements on electric motors in the European Union will become stricter according to the Regulation (EC) 640/2009 implementing Ecodesign Directive 2005/32/EC. more …

Conveyor drives and industrial gear units in single-piece housings

Bargteheide – At the 2014 Hannover Fair, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS showcased high-efficiency drive solutions for conveying applications. NORD's compact, two-stage helical bevel gear units were combined with energy-saving motors. more …

Conveying, synchronizing, and hoisting with a uniform operation platform: Integrated materials handling drives

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS supplies versatile drive systems with a single operation concept for conveying tasks across all branches of industry. With geared motors engineered and configured for each specific application, energy-efficient decentralized frequency inverters and motor starters for wall or motor-mounted installation provide the required control functions. more …

Consistent drive concept for automated baggage handling systems

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At the inter airport Europe 2013 exhibition in Munich, Germany, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS presented a consistent drive concept for baggage handling in airports. Combined with efficient geared motors from NORD, its decentralized frequency inverters and motor starters demonstrated sleek, user-friendly one-stop solutions. more …

Efficient drive packages for baggage handling – NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at inter airport Europe tradeshow

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At the inter airport Europe 2013 tradeshow, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will show high-efficiency drive units for baggage handling systems combining two-stage helical-bevel gearboxes, energy-saving motors, and distributed frequency inverters. more …