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10th May 2024

Innovating together: Nidec Automation joins forces with Motion Drives and Controls

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Motion Drives and Controls proudly welcomes Nidec Automation as its newest manufacturing partner. This marks a pivotal moment in the landscape of motion, automation, and cutting-edge robotics. Nidec, known for innovation and reliability, brings a wealth of experience and a commitment to turning dreams into reality. 

Who is Nidec Automation?

Based out of St. Louis, Missouri, Nidec Automation stands as a global leader in electric motor manufacturing and cutting-edge technology. With a legacy spanning over a century, Nidec Automation specialises in diverse motor types and AGV solutions, including brushless AC & DC motors, frameless motors and associated motor controllers. They cater to industries like robotics, automation, intralogistics and vending applications. Their customer-centric approach sets them apart, providing customised solutions and a dedicated project team. As a part of the Nidec Group, a $12 billion revenue manufacturer, Nidec's influence extends globally, impacting emerging markets and pushing the boundaries of technological advancements.

What sets Nidec Automation apart?

What sets Nidec apart is encapsulated in their powerful company slogan, "All for Dreams™." At Nidec, dreams are the driving force behind the company's ethos. Nidec's Automation team supports the realisation of inspiring automation, robust robotics, and innovative ideas in motion. With access to a vast network of products, support teams and globally positioned manufacturing hubs, Nidec offers a unique advantage. They bring centuries of electric motor expertise to the table, spanning diverse motor types.

As a development partner, Nidec designs and mass manufactures sophisticated electric motors and drives/controllers for various applications. This ensures personalised service and commitment throughout the product life cycle.

Why choose Nidec Automation?

Nidec is a development partner, working hand-in-hand with customers to deliver innovative solutions. From concept to design, rapid prototyping to production, Nidec provides a dedicated project team committed to bringing ideas to life.

The company's commitment to personalised service is reflected in its status as the world's most comprehensive electric motor manufacturer. With a focus on emerging markets such as robotics, autonomous guided vehicles, warehouse automation, agriculture, and more, Nidec is at the forefront of technologies that shape the future.


At Motion Drives and Controls, the addition of Nidec Automation as a manufacturing partner is a testament to the commitment to excellence. Nidec's reputation for quality products and customer-centric approach aligns well with Motion Drives & Controls' values. This collaboration not only expands the range of offerings but also enhances the overall capability to meet customer needs. It's exciting to see how this partnership will unlock new possibilities and synergies between the two companies' product lines.

To find out more, check out the Nidec website or explore their products here.