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Compact drive system for AGVs / AMRs

The drive system manufacturer HEINZMANN has introduced a new wheel hub motor with integrated transmission, which was developed in close collaboration with Framo Morat. The compact, high-performance drive provides ensures efficient operation in automated guided vehicles (AGV) and autonomous mobile robots (AMR). Since all components of the drive—from the motor and transmission to the output […]

Dynamic and high-precision – Modular linear systems for precision gantry systems

Modern portal systems are engineered for highest precision and highly dynamic contouring.. The systems are used for processing flat sheet metal parts, in automated assembly systems or for laser cutting of templates. Modern laser cutting gantries for demanding machining tasks achieve process speeds of up to 300 m/min and convince with high positioning and repeat […]

NEW: Planetary gears now available in the Framo Morat online shop

To keep up with the times and to offer our customers the best possible ordering convenience, we now offer our planetary gear series via the online shop in addition to our catalogue worm gear sets. These include the high-end economy lines GSN und GFE which can be ordered directly via the online shop as well […]

New hub gearbox: Compact power unit for a nimble shuttle fleet

Compact, flexible and powerful: Automated guided vehicles (AGVs) have proven to be extremely economical and productive. For instance, they distribute picked goods in vast warehouse and trucking company halls. The drives for the vehicles, which are often called automatic guided vehicles (AGVs), must be lightweight and compact, with high power density and energy at the […]

New low-backlash planetary gearboxes – compact and highly precise

The new planetary gearbox series from Framo Morat includes the high-end gearbox lines GSD (flange gear), GSB (inline) and GSBL (angle gear) as well as the high-end economy GSN and GFE lines. Particularly suitable applications for the new range are those which place the highest demands on positioning accuracy, operating noises, running smoothness, bending rigidity […]

Framo Morat supports the Running Snail Racing Team

Since the beginning of the past Formula Student racing season, components by Framo Morat have performed reliably on the best known racetracks of Europe.  In the 2017 season, a polygon profile pinion shaft and a matching rack made by the gear and drive experts from Eisenbach, Germany, have been component parts of the rack transmission […]

Framo Morat is opening a new online shop for worm gear sets

Much has happened since we first started manufacturing worm gear sets at Framo in 1953. In 1958, a wide variety of catalog worm gear sets was introduced to meet increasing demand. These sets were continuously expanded and now cover diameters that range from 20 mm up to 135 mm and center distances from 17 to […]

Franz Morat Group provides drives for E-Bike motors

E-Bikes are trendy—not only among those who want to quickly zoom through the city, but for more casual riders as well. Many mountain bikers have also experienced the benefits of E-Bikes. According to the German Bike Association (ZIV), factors behind the increasing popularity of E-Bikes include new, visually appealing models, prominent providers, a larger target […]

Rack and pinion drives for movable glass façades

The façade louvers on the architectural prize-winning “Kraanspoor” building in Amsterdam are able to move once again thanks to new, corrosion-resistant rack and pinion drives from Framo Morat.

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Framo Morat extends technology spectrum by adding Radial Gear Chamfering and deburring

In the field of metal-cutting gearing, increasingly complex and demanding component geometries require burr-free edges and precise surfaces in production. To prepare for these requirements, Framo Morat GmbH & Co. KG has expanded its competencies in gear cutting technology and added a RGC 350 deburring machine from TEC for GEARS to its machine pool. The […]

Franz Morat Group is exhibitor at SPS Connect

The SPS Connect will be taking place for the first time from 24 – 26 November 2020. The SPS Connect, the virtual platform of the exhibition SPS – Smart Production Solutions, is the digital industry meeting point for the international automation industry. After the cancellation of the SPS 2020 in Nuremberg due to the Corona […]

Framo Morat Polska celebrates 5 years of existence

Five years ago, we at Framo Morat Polska started to assemble drive projects. Since then, Framo Morat Polska has developed into an important pillar of the Franz Morat Group, which has helped us to expand our capacities and improve our international competitiveness for the long-term. At the start of production on July 1, 2015, we […]

Update: Cancellation of LogiMAT 2020

The 18th edition of the LogiMAT was cancelled on Wednesday, 4th of March 2020 due to an official order in the course of the accelerated spread of the coronavirus. We have been following the developments intensively over the past few days, and we welcome the decision of the authorities because the health of our customers, […]

Franz Morat Group Generates Record Revenues

With revenues of over 95 million euros, the Franz Morat Group posted the highest turnover in company history – despite the weakening business cycle. The Group exceeded the previous year’s total by around four million euros. Due to the current economic situation, however, the revenue planning for 2020 foresees a one-percent growth rate to 97 […]

Morat Swoboda Motion opens production plant for electric drive solutions

Since July 2019, Morat Swoboda Motion – the joint venture between Swoboda and the Franz Morat Group – has been producing geared drive components for electric mobility at its new plant in Nowa Ruda, Poland. The 4,500 square meter plant was officially opened on October 11 with representatives from politics and business. E-mobility is regarded […]

NEW: Planetary gears now available in the Framo Morat online shop

To keep up with the times and to offer our customers the best possible ordering convenience, we now offer our planetary gear series via the online shop in addition to our catalogue worm gear sets. These include the high-end economy lines GSN und GFE which can be ordered directly via the online shop as well […]

Volker Waller is Framo Morat’s new Chief Operating Officer

Volker Waller took in charge on February 25, 2019 the responsibility for the operational management of Framo Morat GmbH & Co. KG as the new COO. Waller’s main task will be the management of the Production, Purchasing, Production Process Management, Industrial Engineering, QM/QA and Maintenance departments. Born in Swabia, he joined Framo Morat in 2012 […]

New website of Morat Swoboda

The new website of Morat Swoboda Motion GmbH is online: The joint venture between the Franz Morat Group and Swoboda will present innovative drive solutions for the future electromobility at https://www.morat-swoboda.com/. Morat Swoboda combines years of experience in gear and drive technology with know-how in mechatronics, electronics, sensors and actuators. This results in customized drive solutions […]

Morat Group Heading to a 100 Million Euro Turnover

With a turnover exceeding 91 million Euros, the Franz Morat Group has beaten once more its record of the previous year. The Group managed to almost double its turnover since 2010. For 2019, Manager Gökhan Balkis forecasts a further turnover increase: already in the coming year, the Group will aim at the next major milestone […]