Complex coordinated systems, controlled simply

A comprehensive line of AC and DC motor speed controls suit single motor applications or can be integrated into multi-section systems.

About Electromechanical & Drives Division

EM&D offers a wide range of motion control systems designed for easy configuration. Custom solutions range from electronic propulsion for hybrid vehicles to multi ton granite based multi axis high speed laser guided machine centers. Components are available separately or as a complete motion system to make integration simple, fast, and easy. EM&D includes top brand names like CTC USA, Acroloop, Daedal, Origa, Bayside Motion Group, Trilogy Motion Systems, and SSD Drives.

Electromechanical & Drives Facilities

A part of Parker Motion Systems Group, the Electromechanical & Drives Division encompasses multiple manufacturing facilities across the country. Learn more about them here.

Charlotte, NC

Charlotte, North Carolina is home to the Electromechanical & Drives Division headquarters, as well as the Drives Business Unit. The facility manufactures AC and DC motor speed controls, formerly branded as SSD Drives, which have been provided to the North American market since 1981. In addition to standard drive products, engineered drive systems are built at this location, which is ISO9001:2015 certified. 

Irwin, PA

The Irwin operation is a leading supplier of linear and rotary electric actuators and manual positioners for industries and laboratories around the world. With a wide portfolio of various precision options, applications like laser beam directing, fiber optics alignment, assembly fixturing, tooling, microscopy, spectroscopy, camera focusing— even space flight—benefit from these products. The facility is ISO 9001:2015 certified and focuses on lean manufacturing to continuously improve our customers’ experience.

Rohnert Park, CA

Since 1986 the Rohnert Park operation has specialized in electronic motion control, including servo drives, controllers, and human-machine interfaces. Configured for fast and easy integration, these best-of-breed components are available separately or as system solutions. The facility is ISO 9001:2015 certified and focuses on continuously improving customer experience.

New Ulm, MN

For 25 years, our Motor and Gearhead Business Unit in New Ulm has delivered high quality products and core expertise to support customer application development. Products from the facility are used in industries such as aerospace, semiconductor, packaging, robotics, and vehicle electrification. The facility is ISO9001:2015 certified. 

Wadsworth, OH

The Wadsworth location provides components and integrated solutions with an extensive offering of "IPS" T-Slot aluminum framing products and mounting accessories, machine structure, and guarding systems, all tailored to meet specific application requirements. The facility is ISO9001:2015 certified. 

Charlotte, NC

Based in Charlotte, NC, the Energy Grid Tie Division designs and manufactures quality electric power conversion systems and offers global sales and support channels. The division is a leading diversified solution provider for applications in energy storage and solar power.