Associations & Partnerships

Nidec Drive Technology Corporation is a global leader in the manufacturing of high precision gearing that goes into a wide range of industries. We’re active in a number of trade associations and engage in several strategic partnerships. We align our company with these organizations for the following reasons:

  1. To further the advancement of technology in related industries
  2. To improve the value delivered through our distribution channels to our customers

Nidec DTC will continue to expand our partnerships and align our support network with the most dependable and highest performance motor manufacturers in various geographic regions and industry sectors. We are committed to this continuous improvement effort, in order to provide more value to our machine builder and end user customers as they compete in the global marketplace.



Association for Advancing Automation
A3 is North America’s largest automation trade association representing more than 1,100 organizations involved in robotics, artificial intelligence, machine vision & imaging, motion control & motors and related automation technologies. A3 is THE global advocate for the benefits of automating. A3 promotes automation technologies and ideas that transform the way business is done. Since its founding in 1974 as a robotics association, A3 has become the trusted resource for companies looking for valuable education and information on how to successfully automate.


Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies
PMMI is a global resource for the packaging and processing industry, uniting the industry across the manufacturing supply chain. Our members promote business growth in a variety of industries by developing innovative manufacturing solutions to meet evolving consumer demands, today and in the future. PMMI membership represents more than 900 North American manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, components and materials as well as providers of related equipment and services to the packaging and processing industry.



NIDEC Group Alliance

NIDEC MOTOR CORPORATION is a leading manufacturer of commercial, industrial and appliance motors and controls. NMC has a passion for designing solutions for everything that spins and moves—and that enthusiasm shows in each product they create. You can depend on NMC motors and controls to power your processes with peak performance and long-lasting reliability.

NMC offers several first-class brands, such as Control Techniques, that have been creating dynamic motor and drive solutions for decades. Their product lines feature a full range of high efficiency servomotors and variable frequency drives, large and small, which serve industrial markets such as metals, materials handling, rubber & plastics, entertainment, packaging, printing & energy.


Rockwell Automation
Rockwell Automation is a global leader in industrial automation, whose mission is to improve the quality of life by making the world more productive and sustainable.

Simply buying products and technology is not enough. For customers to produce the best results, they need to align with best-in-class suppliers whose superior automation services and solutions are backed by application knowledge and unparalleled support.

Technology Partners, such as Nidec DTC, are key to bringing innovation to the PartnerNetwork through their development of a wide range of products that complete and complement the Rockwell Automation portfolio. This Technology Partnership links the technical and commercial resources of Rockwell Automation and Nidec DTC to bring additional functionality and more complete solutions to our mutual customers.


Yaskawa is the world’s largest manufacturer of AC inverter drives, servo and motion control and robotic automation systems. Products are marketed through direct sales, partners, representatives, dealers and distributors. Since 1915, Yaskawa has served the world’s needs for products to improve global productivity through automation.

It is the policy of Yaskawa to place quality, continual improvement and customer satisfaction at the forefront of everything they do, and to satisfy applicable requirements of all interested parties. When it comes to quality, Yaskawa refuses to cut corners as they aim to be the best that they can be in everything they do. In fact, Yaskawa has been known to set the standards for quality, which competitors strive to live up to. At the core of Yaskawa’s competitiveness is an all-encompassing commitment to ensured quality. Yaskawa has demonstrated this commitment by producing quality products in North America for the last 40+ years.


Omron Automation
Omron Automation is an industrial automation partner that creates, sells and services fully integrated automation solutions that include sensing, control, safety, vision, motion, robotics and more. Established in 1933, Omron’s 30,000 employees help businesses solve problems with creativity in more than 110 countries.

Omron dedicates themselves to providing all necessary technologies for a complete, end-to-end automation solution for your industry. From controllers to robotics to machine vision, Omron provides strategic solutions to design your next successful application.

Mitsubishi Electric Automation
As one of many Mitsubishi Electric affiliates around the world, Mitsubishi Electric Automation is part of a $40 billion global company serving a wide variety of industrial markets with a family of automation products including programmable logic controllers, variable frequency drives, operator interfaces, motion control systems, computer numerical controls, industrial robots, servo amplifiers and motors.

The corporate philosophy of the company includes a commitment not only to providing superior solutions and service to Mitsubishi Electric Automation customers, but also to contributing to the local community and creating a rewarding work environment for its employees.

Sanyo Denki
Sanyo Denki develops, manufactures and sells servo motors, stepper motors, encoders, drive units and control systems. The precise movement and stopping abilities of Sanyo Denki motors make them ideal for use in medical devices and industrial robots.

Sanyo Denki’s role is to support each customer’s business by developing products that offer them the most obvious means to achieve their most ambitious goals.

Delta offers automation products and solutions with high performance and reliability, including: drives, motion control systems, industrial control and communication, power quality improvement, human machine interfaces, sensors, meters and robot solutions. Delta also provides information monitoring and management systems such as SCADA and Industrial EMS for complete, smart manufacturing solutions.

Panasonic offers a diverse portfolio of products and over 40 years of design expertise to provide integrated solutions that fit into various automation markets such as automotive, semiconductor, packaging and bio medical. Boasting a strong reputation for quality, an established organization or highly experienced professionals and technically advanced products, Panasonic strives to be your trusted partner.