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12 Jul 2018

Kollmorgen Named One of the Top 50 Global Robotics Companies in 2018

Robotics Business Review Announces Annual RBR50 List

Robotics Business ReviewJuly 12, 2018 Kollmorgen was recognized as one of the RBR50 for 2018, Robotics Business Review’s annual list of global leaders in the fields of industrial automation, artificial intelligence, and autonomous vehicles. RBR’s panel of judges selected the winners from a competitive international field. Winners are chosen based on product innovations, groundbreaking applications, solutions that have transformed their end-user markets, or other major commercial successes.

Keith Shaw, editor at Robotics Business Review commented "Selecting the companies for the RBR50 is always a difficult task, with more companies than ever entering the robotics and AI space, choosing the top 50 companies was especially challenging this year. We're confident that the selections reflect the best of the best in this exciting and growing market."

Kollmorgen servo, frameless and stepper motion solutions play a key role in a variety of robots, including collaborative robots, industrial articulated robots, medical robots and more. The company’s motors are optimized for fit and performance with harmonic gearing and our industry-leading torque density enables smaller, lighter and faster robots. For mobile robots, Kollmorgen’s proven platform consisting of hardware, software and navigation technologies provide everything needed for excellent control of Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) whatever the application. With a 100-year history of innovation, our technology is in tens of thousands of motor designs and mobile robots as well as hundreds of thousands of robotic joints and robot arms. Kollmorgen is a unique motion partner who understands the business and technical needs of both the robotic design engineer and the global supply chain.


Since its founding in 1916, Kollmorgen’s innovative solutions have brought big ideas to life, kept the world safer, and improved peoples’ lives. Today, its world-class knowledge of motion systems and components, industry-leading quality, and deep expertise in linking and integrating standard and custom products continually delivers breakthrough motion solutions that are unmatched in performance, reliability, and ease-of-use. This gives machine builders around the world an irrefutable marketplace advantage and provides their customers with ultimate peace-of-mind.

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