Parker Hannifin Corporation, represented in Australia by Motion Solutions , has acquired Bayside Controls, a leading manufacturer of integrated solutions for industrial and precision automation applications. Bayside will be integrated with Parker Automation Group's Electromechanical Automation Division.
"Parker's acquisition of Bayside expands our product breadth in electromechanical automation and gives us a leading market position. We are particularly pleased to add Bayside's sophisticated gearhead and systems engineering expertise to our strong rotary and linear motion technology to create a complete electromechanical motion solution from one company," said automation group president Roger Sherrard.
Parker Automation's Electromechanical Automation division manufactures a complete line of motion control products including controllers, servo and stepper drives, servo motors, CTC human-machine interfaces (HMI) and PC-based machine control.
Parker also manufactures, sells and markets other products generally used in applications involving motion control, robotics and automation.