Drives & Controls 2016

12-14 April 2016
NEC Birmingham

Welcome to Drives and Controls 2016

Drives & Controls exhibition (NEC Birmingham, 12-14 April 2016) is recognised as the UK’s leading show for Automation , Power Transmission and Motion Engineering. It is a biennial event and is co-located with 6 other Industrial exhibitions which will make it the largest Manufacturing/Industrial Event in the UK in 2016. The exhibition has grown over the last decade and in 2014 had over 13,000 visitors. 

Next year will see the launch of a live Robotic Demonstration Area reflecting this dynamic and fast growing sector representing Robotic technology across the industrial landscape. There will be a full Conference programme which will focus on Automation and the trends affecting our manufacturing base.

We look forward to welcoming you to Drives & Controls 2016.

Drives & Controls Exhibition – The Home of the Automation Industry.

Entry is free of charge and once inside you'll find the show covers the very latest in mechanical power transmission, motion control and automation from over 400 world class companies.

See the following at Drives and Controls 2016:

  • Motors
  • Drives
  • Machine safety
  • Sensors
  • Programmable controllers
  • Inverters
  • Motion controls
  • Repairs & maintenance
  • Gear, brakes, clutches and couplings
  • Displays & meters
  • Test & Measurement

World-class suppliers from around the world

  • Full programme of FREE technical seminars with top class speakers offering expert insight and practical advice on the issues that affect you the most
  • Co-located with Fluid Power Systems, European Offshore & Energy, Air-Tech (Compressed Air and Generators), Plant & Asset Management Exhibition, Mach and National Electronics Week



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