Linear Actuation


Thomson Industries, Inc.
Thomson offers a family of linear motion systems which are easy-to-integrate and suitable for space-constrained applications.

Thomson Offers Customizable Compact Linear Motion Systems for Small Spaces

The Thomson family of compact linear systems allow motion designers to implement complex applications in small spaces.
Danfoss Power Solutions hosted Rep. Randy Feenstra (Iowa-04) and the Ames Chamber of Commerce its Ames, IA, location.

This Week in Power & Motion: Danfoss Showcases Technology Innovations to Local Government Officials

Danfoss hosted its local chamber of commerce and congressman at its location in Ames, Motion Ai opens a new facility to expand manufacturing capacity, and more industry news you...
Hydraulic-pneumatic linear actuator

Sorting Out Linear Actuators

A concise look at the characteristics and quirks of three common types of actuators: hydraulic, pneumatic and electric.
Iris Dynamics LTD
Render of the internal structure of Iris Dynamics' Orca Series Motor which utilize magnetic force feedback.

The How and Why of Magnetic Force Feedback

Use of magnetic force feedback in linear motors enables higher levels of accuracy and speed.
Ewellix SmartX digital platform for linear devices has been applied to medical applications.

This Week in Power & Motion: Ewellix Applies SmartX Digital Linear Motion Technology to Medical Applications

Use of the Ewellix SmartX platform is easing movement of heavy medical equipment, Helios Technologies reports strong 2022 results for its hydraulics and overall business, and ...
The new CAHB-2xS linear actuator is one of the first solutions featuring the SmartX platform.

Ewellix SmartX Platform for Linear Motion

Devices into which the SmartX platform is integrated feature digital control, sensor and communication technologies.
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Electromechanical Cylinder Brings Performance Benefits

RISE™ Robotics discusses recent partnerships demonstrating the ability of its electromechanical technology to aid electrification and improve performance of heavy equipment.
RISE™ Robotics
U s Army X Tech

Electromechanical Cylinder Offers Varied Benefits in Range of Heavy Equipment Applications

RISE™ Robotics' electromechanical cylinder continues to demonstrate performance benefits over hydraulics such as improved efficiency and precision in new and expanding applications...
Continental is building a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Mexico to help increase production of hydraulic hoses.

This Week in Power & Motion: Continental Building New Hydraulic Hose Factory in Mexico

Continental is building a new hydraulic hose factory to meet increased market demand, REFIRE and Clean Logistics have retrofit a truck for hydrogen fuel cell operation to help...