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Drive manufacturer NORD DRIVESYSTEMS offers individual "Smart Solutions" for drive applications across all areas of industry.
These solution packages combine customised drive concepts complete with components from NORD production and development, and systematically link them with fast-reaction complete support including order tracking, training offers and on-site service. Structured selection aids and qualified advice exploit the wide range of available technologies, so that a "Smart Solution" provides optimum benefits. The ready-made systems can be supplied fully functional and ready to run on delivery.
The core of every "Smart Solution" is a tailored mechanical and electronics package. NORD can draw on an unusually wide range of products and unparalleled engineering expertise for the development of such system solutions. As well as drive units of all types in a wide variety of versions, the complete supplier of drive technologies also offers a range of motors which satisfy the demands of all applications, for example the new energy saving classes (IE1 to IE3) or ATEX compatibility. NORD also produces a comprehensive and competitively priced range of frequency inverters for centralised and decentralised applications. Thirty five globally located subsidiary companies with modern production facilities ensure prompt delivery and provide customers with experienced contact partners who can draw on expertise which has been gathered over decades and in many fields of application. With fast communication channels and regular training programmes NORD guarantees a high level of advice and service throughout the world and ensures the company's flexible and fast-reaction logistics. "Smart Solutions" also includes additional customer-orientated services such as online delivery status enquiries and provides convenient access to all data relevant to the project. In addition to competent advice, a series of internet information and support services are available, ranging from electronic catalogues and 3D models to product-specific and sector-orientated micro-sites.
A developer and manufacturer of drive technology, NORD Drivesystems employs some 2,500 people and is one of the world's leading suppliers of full-scale, comprehensive drive solutions. NORD's portfolio ranges from standard drives to customized solutions for demanding application requirements, e.g. based on energy-efficient or explosion-protected drives. Gross sales totaled approx. EUR 330 mn in the last business year. Founded in 1965, the company has grown to include 35 subsidiaries around the world today. NORD has established an extensive distribution and service network to ensure minimal lead times and provide customer-oriented services wherever needed on short notice. NORDs wide variety of gear types covers torques from 10 Nm to 200,000 Nm. The company also manufactures motors delivering outputs from .12 kW to 200 kW, and power electronics ranging from frequency inverters to servo controllers. NORD's inverter line-up features conventional models for installation in control cabinets as well as design types for fully integrated drive units in decentralized automation environments.