MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. ⎯ Magnetek, Inc., a leading supplier of digital power and motion control systems for the material handling industry, will be exhibiting at AISTech 2013 Iron Steel Technology Conference and Exposition being held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pa, May 6-9.
The Company will display selected products from its broad range of digital power and motion controls, including variable frequency drives, heavy duty brakes, radio remote controls, and electrification products. Visitors to Magnetek’s booth are invited to operate Braketronic™ and Static Stepless Simulation controls, built into the Company’s IMPULSE®•G+ & VG+ adjustable frequency drives. The demonstration recreates variable torque control on a mill duty crane. Attendees are also able to use Braketronic’s foot pedal and Static Stepless Simulation to feel the proportional control of a Black Max™ motor while operating the system with an MLTX2™ radio remote control. Diagnostics will be viewable on the MLTX2’s built-in display.
“Magnetek is truly the iron and steel industry’s one-stop source for material handling power and motion control solutions,” said Dan Beilfuss, Magnetek’s director of sales. “No other company designs and manufactures such a broad range of advanced power and motion control product lines. From component products to complete engineered systems, customers will receive the most advanced technology and material handling industry expertise available for their specific project.”
For more information about Magnetek Material Handling’s crane and hoist products and services, visit booth 1816 at AISTech. Product specialists will be on hand to answer questions, demonstrate products and discuss project solutions. Additional information about the Company’s product lines is available at www.magnetekmh.com.
Magnetek, Inc. provides digital power and motion control systems used in overhead material handling, elevator, and mining applications. The Company is North America’s largest supplier of digital drive systems for industrial cranes, hoists, and monorails. Magnetek provides Energy Engineered® drives, radio remote controls, motors, and braking and collision avoidance subsystems to North America’s foremost overhead material handling crane builders. The Company is also the world’s largest independent builder of highly integrated digital motion control systems for high-rise, high-speed elevators and is a leading independent supplier of digital motion control systems for underground coal mining applications. Magnetek is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wis., in the greater Milwaukee area and operates manufacturing facilities in Pittsburgh, Pa., and Bridgeville, Pa., as well as Menomonee Falls.