ABB Automation Technologies (Drives and Motors)


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News articles

ABB appoints Fletcher Moorland as Value Provider
ABB's variable-speed drive hire service for the UK and Ireland
ABB expands UK Engineering Centre to meet rising demand
ABB expands UK network for low voltage drives and Dodge products
ABB opens information stand at new World Horti Center
Complimentary service protects drive investment from day one
ABB opens new Ability Collaborative Operations Centre
ABB wins Manufacturer of the Year at MCI awards
Remote services suite supports variable-speed drives
ABB’s Control System Security Update Service is in demand
ABB delivers its 10 millionth variable speed drive
ABB updates its low-voltage electric motors guide
Certified NEMA motor modifications available from ABB EU Stock
ABB launches drive train package at Hillhead 2014
ABB Dodge Bearing Compass - housed bearing identification tool
New ABB Authorized Value Provider network for drives and motors
ABB-Dodge show easy maintenance bearings at Hillhead 2012
ABB launches free Energy Appraisal Service
Functional safety explained in new publication from ABB
ABB drives now have optional three-year warranty
ABB Robotics offers 'Productivity Days' in October 2006

Product articles

Water-cooled large AC motors: more power, less maintenance
New plug-in PROFIsafe module for ABB variable-speed drives
ABB IE5 SynRM motors are ultra-efficient
ABB launches ACS6080 drive for high-performance motor control
PSTX softstarters incorporate safety-related motor braking
Dependable performance with new ABB machinery drives
Mounting features extend ABB drive application options
Smartphone apps for tuning and maintenance of ABB drives
ABB launches drive registration service via app and online
NEMA motors from ABB available for immediate European delivery
Automation Builder software can shorten development times

Technical articles

Smart sensors enable motors to recognise when a service is due
How is smart technology improving food safety?
Using smart sensors: what do your motors really do?
Why do motors fail?
Why do drives fail?
ABB services optimise production at copper mine
Beware: high-efficiency motors may not be reliable

Application Stories

Compact drive is refreshing for drinks packing company
VSD reduces pump failures and cuts maintenance and energy costs
ABB motor and drives power 200-year-old farm machinery
ABB motors and drive aid automated clearance of landmines
Malt producer improves productivity by installing ABB drive
Harmonised PLC use through single interface
OEM standardises to ABB drive to improve boiler range efficiency
Variable speed drive eliminates grinder stoppages
Plastic bottle maker reduces energy use with motor-drive package
Air gap robot improves motor inspection without removing rotor
Shielded ABB motor helps wind tunnel avoid overheating
ABB motion controllers give scanning company global access
ABB variable-speed drive gets laundry back in business
Variable-speed drives retrofitted to watchmaking milling maching
Drives and motors cut downtime and energy consumption
ABB wins $44 million gearless mill drive order in Kazakhstan
Drives cut energy consumption on hydraulic system

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