• maxon revenues exceed CHF 500 million for the first time

    maxon group increases revenues to CHF 526.3 million. (+14.7%)—Revenues up by 150 million over past four years—Number of employees increases to 3,000—New production site opened in Taunton, USA—Unbroken power of innovation—Moderate growth of 2 to 3% expected for this year

  • Jürgen Mayer becomes honorary chairman.

    Jürgen Mayer becomes honorary chairman of maxon motor ag. This pick is a well-deserved reward for the excellent work that Jürgen has done for our company over more than 50 years.

  • How e-mobility will change our world.

    The new issue of driven is out!

    It's a silent revolution. However, it can't be stopped: People are increasingly using electrical power for personal transportation and for moving goods, creating new requirements for drive technology.

  • CYBATHLON and maxon: Getting ready for round two.

    One year left before the big event in Zurich.

    The second CYBATHLON is going to take place on May 2 and 3, 2020. Once again, people with physical disabilities compete against each other in exciting races—supported by state-of-the-art technical assistance systems. There are new challenges for the contestants and the engineers in all disciplines. As a Presenting Partner, maxon is at the forefront.

  • Several changes in the maxon management

    The drive specialist is reorienting itself.

    maxon motor is becoming an international group. This process results in several changes at the management level. At the same time, the Swiss location in Sachseln with its 1200 employees is getting its own local management board.

  • maxon motor opens manufacturing facility in Taunton, MA

    New Facility Expands maxon’s Operations & Capabilities to Service US Customers

  • More drive power on all levels.

    maxon will show the latest in drive technology at the Hannover Messe.

    Drive specialist maxon motor will be presenting exciting new products at the world's largest technology trade show. Some new products being featured include: flat motors with improved performance, a new line of modular industrial drives, as well as DC motors and angular gearheads from Parvalux, the latest addition to the maxon group.

  • maxon strengthens its presence in South East Asia.

    New sales company founded.

    Together with its long-term partner Servo Dynamics, drive specialist maxon motor has founded a new sales company for the South East Asia region – a move that also takes into account the changed global economic situation.

  • maxon launches additional EtherCAT motion controllers.

    The EPOS4 product family is now complete.

    With the EPOS4 series, maxon is offering a reliable and extremely versatile platform of high-performance motion controllers. It addresses the needs of system integrators and fulfills the requirements of a variety of applications, such as industrial automation, apparatus engineering, and robotics. The platform is now being complemented with two new Compact EtherCAT models.

  • maxon acquires motor manufacturer Parvalux

    A successful strategy for growth is being continued.

    The maxon motor group is adding another valuable new member: maxon acquired the British geared motor manufacturer Parvalux Electric Motors Ltd. The acquisition expands the maxon portfolio with powerful drives for applications in medical technology and industrial automation, among other fields.

  • Electric drives are taking over in passenger planes.

    Now Available: the latest issue of maxon’s driven magazine.

    In passenger aircrafts, small electric motors are taking over many tasks that used to be performed mechanically or hydraulically. This is a rapidly growing trend. Welcome on board!

  • Swiss motor ventures deep under the surface of Mars.

    maxon is a part of NASA's InSight mission.

    In just a few days, the InSight probe will land on Mars to shed new light on the formation of rocky planets. The mission entails driving a measuring probe five meters deep into the Martian ground. maxon engineers pulled out all the stops to make their motor fit for the job.

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