Nidec-Shimpo Launches AGV with Vision-Based Navigation System
Nidec-Shimpo announces the launch of a new addition to its S-CART brand of automated guided vehicles (AGV). The new AGV is outfitted with a vision-based navigation system that utilizes Visual SLAM technology developed by Canon Inc.
Nidec's E-Axle Drives GAC NE’s New EV
Nidec's 150 kW E-Axle model (Ni150Ex) has made its way into another car in GAC NE's lineup of electric vehicles. The new EV—the third model in GAC NE's Aion series—driven by Nidec's traction motor system was launched recently in June this year and goes by the name Aion V.
Geely's New EV Adopts Nidec's E-Axle Traction Motor System
Geometry C, the new electric vehicle recently unveiled by Geely Automobile, will be driven by Nidec's 150 kW E-Axle model Ni150Ex
Nidec Engineer Uses Design and Project Management Skills in Personal Protective Equipment Production
ST. LOUIS – April, 2020 – When the COVID-19 crisis began to emerge, Josh Biro, like so many people throughout the world, wanted to make a personal contribution to help. And as the pandemic evolved, he has been using his skills as a mechanical engineer to help healthcare workers on the frontlines of battling the virus.
Nidec Dominates Institutional Investor’s Annual Rankings of Best IR Companies in Japan
Nidec Corporation ranked No.1 in all 4 categories, which are Best CEOs, Best CFOs, Best IR Professionals, Best IR Programs in the Electronics/Components business sector on Institutional Investor’s 2020 All-Japan Executive Team. This is the eighth consecutive year of being ranked No.1 on Institutional Investor’s All-Japan Executive Team rankings.2020 All-Japan Executive Team is a survey executed by
Nidec to acquire the Delta production line from Secop Austria
Nidec Corporation (TSE: 6594; OTC US: NJDCY) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement with Secop Austria GmbH on March 31, 2020, by which Nidec will acquire the Delta production line from Secop through the Company’s sub-subsidiary Nidec Global Appliance Italy S.r.l. and its Austrian company.
Monthly Nidec Report - Nidec's CSR
As the world unites behind the goal of "realizing a sustainable society," Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) becomes more important than ever. Against this backdrop, the Nidec group is strengthening its efforts in the three areas of environmental, social, and governance, in addition to its core mission of striving to provide products and services that contribute to overcoming societal challe
Nidec Adds 200 kW and 50 kW Models to its Lineup of EV Traction Motor Systems
Nidec has added two new models to its lineup of traction motor systems for electric vehicles: a 200 kW model for the D and E segments (large family cars and full-size / executive cars) and a 50 kW model for the A segment (micro / city / kei cars). With the addition of these two new models, the company's E-Axles can now be used by an estimated 98% of all electric passenger vehicles.
Summary of Statements Made at the Press Conference held on February 4
On February 4, 2020 Nidec held a press conference about the personnel changes resolved at a meeting of the board of directors held on the same day. The following is a summary of the statements made by the speakers at the press conference.
Monthly Nidec Report - Changing agriculture with drones
The need to save labor and boost productivity in Japan's agricultural sector has become an urgent issue due to the aging and decreasing farming population. Set against this backdrop, Yamaha Motor's agricultural spraying drone launched in March 2019 is gathering attention as a possible solution. Read about the development of the motor that drives the propellers of the drone.
Nidec's E-Axle Wins 2019 Nikkei Superior Products and Services Award
Nidec's EV traction motor system takes home the Nihon Keizai Shimbun Grand Prize Award in the 2019 Nikkei Superior Products and Services Awards
Nidec Mobility and University of Waterloo Collaborate on Sensor for Detection of Unattended Infants, Toddlers or Pets in Cars
Nidec Mobility announces that the company is collaborating with University of Waterloo in Canada on the development of technology for improving the performance of in-vehicle radar sensors for detection of unattended children or animals.