Nidec Group

Nidec Control Techniques Limited

Nidec Control Techniques designs and manufactures electric motor control technology for industry. The portfolio includes AC, DC and servo variable speed drives as well as power conversion technologies. Founded in 1973 in the UK, Nidec Control Techniques has a strong customer base across Europe, the Americas and Asia. Its primary markets are based on manufacturing automation, in particular industries where high performance motor control is valued, for example printing, packaging and machine tools. Nidec Control Techniques is also a market leader in motor control for the elevator market. Industrial applications which demand energy efficiency, such as fans, pumps and compressors, are also key considerations. Also part of Nidec Control Techniques, SSB Wind Systems designs and manufactures pitch systems for renewable power generation.

Corporate name Nidec Control Techniques Limited
Location Control Techniques, The Gro, Pool Road, Newtown, Powys, SY16 3BE, UK
Description of business R&D, manufacturing, and sales of AC and DC variable speed drives, servos and power conversion technologies for commercial and industrial applications.
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Major Product Lines

Unidrive M
AC variable speed drives for industry
Powerdrive F300
AC variable speed drives for fans, pumps & compressors
Elevator Drives
AC drives for the elevator industry
Mentor MP
Highly robust DC variable speed drives
Digitax ST
High dynamic pulse duty servo drives

Major Production and Development Bases

Global Manufacturing Center (UK)
Drive System Design & Manufacture (USA)
R&D Center (India)
 Pitch Systems Head Office, R&D and Manufacturing (Germany)