Press Releases

Electric actuators for high duty-cycle positioning tasks: Thomson’s Electrak® LL series linear actuators available from Heason Technology

The new Electrak LL series covers two models with dynamic load ratings of 4 and 6 kN respectively. Both have a static load rating of up to 18 kN and offer 100 to 500 mm stroke in ordering increments of 50 mm. The long-life ball-screw and nut assembly have a load locking feature and a holding brake...

Further expansion of Variohm Holdings

Variohm Holdings, a part of the LSE-listed discoverIE Group plc (LSE: DSCV), has further advanced its strategic plans to expand both product portfolio and manufacturing competency with the acquisition of the German/Hungarian temperature control component manufacturer Limitor Solutions GmbH. With...

Variohm Group expands with acquisition of magnetic encoder specialist Phoenix America

Phoenix America are a leading magnetic encoder and magnetic sensor solutions specialist. Based in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Phoenix America is a pioneer designer, developer and manufacturer of high-resolution magnetic encoder and sensor technologies offering a comprehensive range of cost-effective...

Industry leading servo performance: Elmo Motion Control’s new Platinum Line servo drives are available from Heason technology

Recently announced by Elmo Motion Control and available with full support from  UK distribution partner Heason Technology, the new Platinum Line of advanced servo drives combine ultra-fast EtherCAT™ networking, exceptional functional safety and an advanced servo control capability that...

Heason Technology welcomes Jon Howard as Elmo Motion UK’s new managing director

Jon Howard will lead his growing Elmo Motion UK team through the next exciting phase of the development of the UK subsidiary in this strategically important global market for Elmo Motion and all at Heason Technology and the Variohm Group wish him continued success. Jon Howard’s appointment...

Kollmorgen announce obsolescence of Servostar 400 Series servo drives

Although this digital multi-axis motion control system has been successfully implemented in a wide variety of applications for many years, it has become more and more uneconomical to manufacture. Orders will be accepted up to June 30th 2020, with deliveries continuing until 30th June 2021 - beyond...