Torque and servomotors for the automation with KEB

KEB Automation and Brusatori Motori Elettrici, an Italian manufacturer of electric motors, announce the partnership between the two companies. Therefore, KEB acquiries 30 percent of Brusatori.

The Italian family-run brand founded in 1953 is a successful manufacturer in synchronous, asynchronous, direct current and permanent magnet motor technology. Brusatori has developed the first high torque motors starting  2017, completing its range by integrating the versions with water or air cooling. The new series has nominal torque up to 1300 Nm with a compact design. 

"With this share in the company Brusatori Motori Elettrici, we are further expanding our position as an integral supplier of automation solutions right up to the machine shaft," says Curt Bauer, Managing Director of KEB Automation. "As a specialist for servo and high torque motors in the medium and high power range, Brusatori is the ideal partner to sustainably supplement our product portfolio in terms of breadth and quality," says Bauer.

Antonio Brusatori comments: "The partnership with KEB Automation creates system solutions for variable-speed applications that take our performance into new markets and applications."

KEB has been producing asynchronous and synchronous motor up to 45 kilowatts in a modular system for geared motors since the middle of the 1990s. The complete product development and production takes place at the KEB gear motor factory in Schneeberg / Saxony.

Single source supplier

KEB Automation is one of the few companies that offer the possibility to equip machines and plants completely from a single source. The portfolio ranges from the user interface, free programmable controls, drive electronics, and motor / geared motors including holding brakes. With a high level of technical focus, competent advice and consistent tools are available for the selection and commissioning of efficient solutions. These can be adapted to specific customer and industries if required.