• A robot on the front line against Covid-19

    To disinfect surfaces without taking risks, the Bataillon de Marins-Pompiers (marine fire service) from Marseille has equipped itself with two Colossus robots. These remote control and highly modular autonomous robots are proving to be valuable assets in the fight against Covid-19. Fitted with maxon motors, these versatile robots are also capable of supporting the unit in large-scale incidents. A report on a heroic collaboration.

  • Covid-19 – 8 tips on how to connect with customers

    by Greg Dutfield, Senior Sales Engineer for Industrial and Mobility

    Why keeping strong business relationships and staying close to your customer in a pandemic is more important than ever.

  • maxon drives fly to the Red Planet with NASA's Perseverance rover

    In the coming weeks, NASA will send its fifth rover to Mars. Its main mission is to collect soil samples that will be analyzed on Earth later. The rover will also carry a helicopter that will perform the first flights on the Red Planet. maxon's precision DC and BLDC motors will be used for numerous mission-critical tasks.

  • Agriculture 4.0

    By Martin Leahy, maxon Sales Engineer for Ireland

    Smart farming, precision agriculture and Agriculture 4.0 involve the integration of advanced technologies into existing farming architecture to increase production efficiency and product quality, as well as reducing overall costs. Inclusion of Smart technologies into Irish agriculture is inevitable with increased pressure placed on farming practices to remain profitable, as well as adhere to environmental regulation.

  • The Technical Who’s Who of maxon UK & Ireland

    This article introduces maxon’s industry experts covering the UK and Ireland. All are qualified engineers, and all are here to help customers' applications be successful.

  • The Future of Aerospace

    By Andrew Gibson, Aerospace Sales Engineer, maxon UK & Ireland

    What will the aerospace industry look like going forward? The skies are eerily silent, as flights are restricted, the aerospace industry is seeing its worst-ever global decline due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As the industry resets to a “new normal”, there will be a continuing push for driving costs down and providing a greener operation. I have been considering how maxon meets the challenge.

  • maxon’s 2020/2021 catalogue

    maxon’s latest catalogue is now available, featuring over 30 new products.

  • I started a new job during lockdown

    By Gaz Satkunathas, Technical Engineer

  • Drives in aerospace technology

    Find out more in this video from Andrew Gibson, maxon’s Aerospace Sales Engineer.

  • New miniature drives for medical robots and multi-axis systems

    maxon is once again expanding its range of configurable drives with more brushless DC motors, gearheads, and encoders from the ECX series. There is also news on positioning controllers in the micro segment.

  • A wide variety of high-performance drives

    maxon, high precision drive specialist, launches high-torque product innovations this Spring. These include higher performance flat motors, drives with higher torque output, and new additions to the GPX gearbox family.

  • Subsea Pressure Compensated Actuators

    by Andrew Gibson, Sales Engineer for Subsea

    maxon Aquatic Solutions, part of the global maxon Group, recently launched a range of pressure compensators for Remote Operated Vehicles (ROVs) and Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs). These are compensated to operate to depths to 6,000m and are highly efficient and reliable.

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