The motion control and motor industry has evolved dramatically over the years, and the pace of technological change only continues to gain steam. Motion control and motor technology is getting smarter, more capable and more productive, and is playing a key part in the overall productivity of any given operation.
As 2019 gets underway, three industry trends to keep an eye on include:
• Customized and frameless motors achieving higher performance levels
• Smaller and more capable drives
• Programmable logic controllers gaining functionality