Nidec Drives at Drives & Controls 2024
26 June 2024

On June 5th and 6th 2024, Nidec Drives proudly joined key UK partners – Lockwell Electrical, Lamonde Automation, and Squawk Industries – at the Drives & Controls exhibition held at the NEC in Birmingham, UK. This event provided a platform for Nidec Drives to engage with customers about the benefits of our British-made products, our advanced research and development facilities in Mid Wales, and our exceptional customer support, featuring skilled engineers readily available to assist customers.

The Drives & Controls exhibition highlights leading suppliers in drives, power transmission, and motion control equipment. It addresses essential topics such as energy efficiency, machine safety, robotics, automation, and the implementation of Industry 4.0 strategies.

Representatives from both Nidec Drives and our partners highlighted the numerous advantages of adopting a Control Techniques-based solution. These include a complimentary 5-year warranty on general purpose and specialist products, significant cost savings through enhanced energy efficiency, robust and superior build quality, and advanced embedded intelligence. With a class leading product portfolio, Nidec Drives can ensure the needs of the simplest to the most complex applications are served.

Lockwell Electrical emphasised the significance of collaborating with a UK-based manufacturer and the reliable support provided by Nidec Drives’ skilled engineers; whilst Lamonde Automation Managing Director, Duncan Stanton, praised the exemplary representation of the Nidec Drives brand by their employees and the growth of their partnership over the years.

Squawk Industries discussed a recent collaboration involving the integration of Control Techniques products into a self-learning condition-based monitoring system. This innovative system reports process issues, indicates drive health, minimizes downtime, and optimizes process performance.

Michael Hingley, Director of Squawk Technologies, spoke of the benefits of his company’s synergistic relationship with Nidec Drives “Thanks to our partnership with Nidec Drives, we can offer one of the best data solutions in the global market”.