AUG 08, 2019
EDEN PRAIRIE, MN – Control Techniques (CT), drive specialists since 1973, is a company focused on the manufacturing of drives for the industrial automation market for over 40 years, is proud to add the KB Electronics’ (KB) product line to its portfolio and offer the line through its global distributor network.
The addition of KB Electronic expands the CT portfolio to include more low horsepower AC and DC drive options to provide customers with a greater selection.
With the addition of the KB brand, CT’s extensive array of AC variable speed drives, servo drives and motor technologies with horsepower ranges up to 4,200 expands to include KB’s 200+ motor control models that serve the fractional to 5 horsepower market.
CT’s worldwide distribution and support network is further enhanced with KB's marquee product services including customized motor drives for OEMs, the Build-A-Drive™ Program and first-in-the-industry "hybrid drives" that merge both digital and analog technologies in one drive to offer unmatched speed and accuracy.
The combined CT and KB portfolio is an integral part of the Nidec Motor Corporation—with locations in over 45 countries and connections to approximately 300 companies employing over 110,000 people. Nidec's vision is to be the world's number 1 for “everything that spins and moves.” For the packaging industry that is everything from; conveyors, fans, pumps, wrappers, labellers, printers, and bottling lines to form, fill and seal applications.
About Control Techniques - Control Techniques, a Nidec Motor Corporation business, serves a wide range of industrial and commercial customers in Canada, Latin America, the Caribbean and the United States. Control Techniques has been at the forefront of customer-focused AC and DC variable speed drives and servo drive and motor technologies for packaging applications for over 45 years. For more information on CT, visit www.controltechniques.us
About KB Electronics – Since 1967, KB Electronics has dedicated itself to manufacturing the best AC drives and DC drives. Now part of the Control Techniques portfolio, KB prides itself on being able to provide customization to all its motor drive products, allowing customers to purchase a product specific to their application. For more information on KB Electronics, visit www.kbelectronics.com