• Mars helicopter receives Collier Trophy

    The Mars helicopter team is awarded the Collier Trophy for being the first aircraft to achieve powered, controlled flight on another planet.

    NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter flies with electric motors from the Swiss company maxon, a provider of precision drives. This prestigious award was presented on June 9th in Washington DC by the National Aeronautic Association (NAA).

  • Lab automation is getting even smaller

    When you need the accuracy but don’t have the room or the budget.

    UK Robotics has recently launched a new liquid handler to shake up the lab automation market. Feedback from small biotech companies and big pharmaceuticals has been beyond the company's wildest expectations.

  • Highlights from the new maxon product catalog

    The arrival of spring also marks the release of maxon’s 2022/23 catalog, with 592 pages and the latest in drive technology.

    One of the highlights? A radiation-resistant GAMA encoder.

  • maxon adds dynamism to robotic drives

    maxon presents a new frameless BLDC motor with matching encoder that really comes into its own in dynamic applications.

    At the same time, we are also presenting a new series of ECX flat motors for a wide range of robotics applications. This heralds the arrival on the market of several solutions for design engineers grappling with tight spaces.

  • DRIVEN pays a visit to the robot on four legs

    Wherever it goes, it is sure to attract attention.

    The red walking robot ANYmal, on the cover of the maxon magazine DRIVEN, represents the increasing number of inspection robots in use worldwide.

  • The first e-road bikes and e-MTBs with the lightweight maxon BIKEDRIVE AIR have arrived

    Italian premium road bike manufacturer, Cipollini and Swiss bike manufacturer, TRANSALPES launch their new lightweight e-bikes with the maxon BIKEDRIVE AIR.

    The Cipollini Flusso is a performance e-road bike that weighs only 10.7 kg. With a weight of less than 16 kg, the TRANSALPES E1 sets standards in the electrified trail and enduro segment. Both e-bikes put a natural feel at the center of the riding experience.

  • maxon events

    During the next few months, maxon will be exhibiting at several tradeshows showcasing our latest products developed to improve the world of technology in the medical and aerospace markets.

  • maxon launches light and invisible e-bike system

    First, maxon’s drives flew on Mars in the NASA helicopter - now they're letting bike riders lift off.

    After several years of development, the company presents the BIKEDRIVE Air – a light and invisible e-bike system consisting of a mid-mounted motor, integrated battery, and control element. It can be used to build extremely lightweight racing, gravel, urban, and mountain bikes. The first bicycles made by maxon customers will be introduced to the market this year.

  • maxon celebrates International Women in Engineering Day

    The women in engineering (WIE) at maxon work eagerly to contribute to the success of advanced technology in the motion control industry.

    The women in engineering (WIE) at maxon work eagerly to contribute to the success of advanced technology in the motion control industry. This week in honor of International Women in Engineering Day, June 23, 2021 - maxon wishes to thank these engineering women for their contributions as they continue to help shape the world we live in.

  • maxon Partners with Open-Source Champion Auterion to Galvanize Drone Industry

    Strategic partnership will offer industry changing avionics and propulsion system integration for software-defined drones that mark future of drone scaling.

    Drive specialist maxon – whose precision electric motors are enabling the autonomous helicopter Ingenuity and rover Perseverance to explore Mars – announced today its partnership with Auterion, the company building an open and software-defined future for enterprise drone fleets.

  • The Mars helicopter makes history - with maxon’s precision motors

    Space fans are thrilled: NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter has successfully completed its pioneering flight on Mars.

    This is the first time in the history of powered, unmanned spaceflight that a device has flown in a controlled manner on another planet.

  • Now available: new DRIVEN magazine and maxon’s product catalog

    The new issue of DRIVEN, the maxon magazine, awaits the reader with fascinating articles about agricultural robotics, drone technology, and cleanrooms.

    maxon is also releasing the new 2021/2022 product catalog, with over 560 pages of drive systems and new product information such as the EPOS4 Disk positioning controller.

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