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New online portal provides product configuration

New online portal provides product configuration
A full version product configuration and project management tool has been released by NORD Drivesystems as the myNORD Customer Portal, which is for UK customers and includes pricing, order processing and multiple user access. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS´ myNORD Customer Portal is now fully available to UK users online, and for non-registered customers, the portal allows use of the NORD Product Configurator - the comprehensive product sizing and configuration tool for geared motors, motors and drive electronics.
15th January 2018

Predictive maintenance and optimal use of resources

Predictive maintenance and optimal use of resources
  Cost-efficient and reliable virtual sensor functions for condition monitoring have been developed by NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. In applications with steady long-term load profiles, the drive PLC determines the best oil change interval without costly sensors.
10th January 2018

Networked drive electronics and IoT features at SPS Drives

Networked drive electronics and IoT features at SPS Drives
Showcasing innovations in drive electronics at the 2017 SPS IPC Drives exhibition in Nuremberg, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be found in 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.
27th November 2017


Cost-efficient logistics drives in three preferred configurations

Cost-efficient logistics drives in three preferred configurations
Within plants that contain a lot of drive units the total cost of ownership can be reduced by up to 70% through intelligent management of variants. Bearing this is mind, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has established three preferred sizes for efficient variable-frequency drives in materials handling and conveyor applications. These cover the typical functional and performance requirements in postal hubs, intralogistics applications, and baggage handling systems.
27th November 2017

Bent on success: integrated drives speed up assembly

Bent on success: integrated drives speed up assembly
There are certain ways to improve machines’ usability and to economise on manufacturing costs and Swedish company Comeco decided to launch a new line of rebar benders with electric drives instead of hydraulics to do so. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS supported the company from the early planning phase through to production, configuring an AC vector drive with an integrated PLC that controls all machine functions.
30th October 2017

Highly efficient and hygienic smooth-surface motors

Highly efficient and hygienic smooth-surface motors
Expanding its range of high-efficiency smooth-surface motors, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has introduced the new highly efficient and hygienic IE4 smooth-surface motors. The new permanent-magnet synchronous motors without cooling fins achieve level IE4/super premium efficiency. This can greatly benefit the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industries, and other hygienically demanding applications.
2nd October 2017

Geared motor cruising along

Geared motor cruising along
Engineering out at sea for marine equipment suppliers is made much easier with seaworthy drives. To start with, the extensive drive programme that enables suitable configurations for almost all torque, speed, and duty type requirements from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS also ensures that adequate extras and options are readily available to facilitate operation in challenging environments.
5th September 2017

Highly efficient and hygienic smooth-surface motors

Highly efficient and hygienic smooth-surface motors
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. This can greatly benefit the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industries, and other hygienically demanding applications.
5th September 2017

As tough as it gets...

As tough as it gets...
Robust drive technology is provided for cooling tunnels and pasteurisers from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. NORD configures reliable, low-maintenance drive units featuring application-specific options, and its client, manufacturer of bespoke machines for the food and beverage industry, US-based mechanical engineering company G.C. Evans is appreciative of the dedicated and capable support provided by drive supplier NORD.
4th September 2017

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

Long-life wash-down drive technology for the beverage industry
Showcasing its industry-specific drive solutions at the drinktec exhibition in Munich, Germany is NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. The German manufacturer draws on an extensive range of standard products with an unmatched variety of drive systems featuring aluminium cast housings optimised for wash-down.
18th August 2017

Powering parcel distribution

Powering parcel distribution
A new sorting and distribution centre in Melbourne, Australia, boasting a capacity of 35,000 parcels per hour, enables Australia’s largest mover of freight, Toll IPEC, to meet the demands of the booming sector of shipping merchandise for online businesses.  
10th August 2017

Online product configuration tool covers all the bases

Online product configuration tool covers all the bases
  An online product configuration tool has recently been released by NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. It covers practically all of the information, add-on options and selection criteria required to size, specify, purchase and integrate the manufacturers broad range of geared motors, motors and drive electronics.
6th July 2017

Efficient drive operation showcased at LogiMAT China 2017

Efficient drive operation showcased at LogiMAT China 2017
  At the 2017 LogiMAT China exhibition, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS showcased a user-friendly drive electronics innovation - NORDAC LINK field distribution systems, available as frequency inverters and motor starters for interconnected conveyor systems.
28th June 2017

Maintenance in high-rise buildings made easier

Maintenance in high-rise buildings made easier
Powerful and safe drive solutions are an essential part of the custom-tailored maintenance access systems in high-rise buildings, where material and window cleaning personnel are transported by means of hoists installed on the rooftop.
8th June 2017

Efficient drive solutions with a small line-up of variants

Efficient drive solutions with a small line-up of variants
Designed specifically for intralogistics and baggage handling systems, the new LogiDrive standardised AC vector drives from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS facilitate planning, configuration, and spare part management through a project-based reduction of variant complexity. LogiDrive units save operating expenses as well as costs for stocking spare parts.
19th May 2017

There will soon be more powerful conveyor drives for NORD

There will soon be more powerful conveyor drives for NORD
The recently introduced NORDAC LINK series of field distribution systems will soon be further supplemented by frequency inverters for motors rated up to 7.5kW. Aiming for September 2017, these additions will mean the new series from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will then comprise a comprehensive line-up of drive solutions specifically tailored to networked conveyor systems with many drive axes.
27th April 2017

Industrial gear units and driving data in the cloud all at Hannover

Industrial gear units and driving data in the cloud all at Hannover
Now providing extruder flanges optimised for heavy duty operation, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has added an all new-supplement to its modular industrial gear range. Several different extrusion flanges are available for each of the industrial gear units from size 5-11, with rated torques from 15-80kNm. Almost all usual dimensions can be adapted. Extra-large thrust bearings ensure that all process forces are absorbed and provide enhanced durability for long lifespans.
26th April 2017

IE3 requirements to cover smaller motors next year

IE3 requirements to cover smaller motors next year
Starting in the new year, IE3-grade energy efficiency will be compulsory in the European Union for mains-operated electric motors in the rated power range from 0.75-375kW. This extension smaller motor sizes is based on the Regulation (EC) 640/2009 implementing Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC.
19th December 2016

Frequency inverters now provide safe functions

Frequency inverters now provide safe functions
NORD frequency inverters now provide safe functions for drive axes according to SIL3 and Performance Level e (category 4) in PROFINET environments with a safety controller. A new PROFIsafe interface module connects up to four AC vector drives with a safe PLC. The optional module can integrate safe input and output signals such as for emergency stop buttons and light barriers.
28th November 2016

Flexible and safe configuration with explosion-proof motors

Flexible and safe configuration with explosion-proof motors
  Supplying explosion-protected motors worldwide, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS, is drawing on an SAP-managed modular product range, and is able to quickly configure drives for hazardous areas with absolute safety.
26th October 2016


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