Category Archives: Company News

Meet SG Transmission at SPS IPC Drives

Get in touch if you would like to meet our Technical Manager, Paul Short; Sales Manager, Neil Cook; or our German Sales Agent, Bernd Dullenkopf at SPS IPC Drives from 28th – 30th November 2017. Based in Nuremberg, SPS IPC Drives is Europe’s leading exhibition for electric automation. Contact us if you… Read More

SG Transmission celebrates 45 years in motion control

SG Transmission is celebrating its 45th anniversary, a milestone that shows its commitment to innovation in an ever changing motion control industry. Established in 1972, SG Transmission has developed a strong global client base due to its focus on research and development in motion control, and its ability to design… Read More

Meet us at Interlift

Get in touch if you would like to meet our German sales agent at Interlift from Tuesday 17 October to Friday 20 October 2017. Interlift, in Augsburg sees leading manufacturers presenting their product innovations, as well as reviewing the latest trends concerning elevator technology. Contact us if you would like to… Read More

Electromagnetic brakes for virtual reality

SG Transmission is now spending a significant amount of time developing electromagnetic brakes for virtual reality (VR) technology, as its research and development team provide solutions to assist in safety, therapy and well-being applications. Once associated predominantly with gaming, virtual reality is fast becoming a boom industry for many sectors,… Read More

Meet SG Transmission at Motek 2017

Would you like to meet up with SG Transmision at Motek? Motek is an international trade fair held in Stuttgart from 9th – 12th October 2017. The exhibition is the world’s leading event in production and assembly automation, feed technology and material flow, handling technology and industrial handling. Contact us if… Read More

Meet SG Transmission at IFSEC International

Are you visiting IFSEC International this month? Do you want to know more about our electromagnetic clutch and brake solutions? If you would like to meet with our Sales Manager, Neil Cook to discuss our range of innovative products, call the office on 01388 770 360 or email enquiries@sgtransmission.com. Held at the… Read More

SG Transmission’s magnetic clutch saves military vehicle

SG Transmission has designed and manufactured a magnetic clutch for a military vehicle. With a diameter of 118mm, the non-conventional friction magnetic clutch has a multi-pole design which gives a comparatively high torque of 35-40NM for its diameter. SG Transmission was approached when the existing clutches in the vehicle became… Read More

Christmas Jumper Day at SG Transmission

This year we are raising money for Save the Children by taking part in Christmas Jumper Day 2017. Merry Christmas from all of us at SG Transmission!

Clutch brake secures SG Transmission five year deal with TGW

SG Transmission has signed a renewed five year contract with TGW Logistics Group to provide an innovative clutch brake solution for a conveyor application that will be employed in some of the world’s largest distribution networks. TGW Logistics Group, a global systems provider of automated logistic solutions, has been working… Read More

Permanent magnetic clutch now available

SG Transmission has designed and manufactured a permanent magnetic clutch for a global, medical device manufacturer. This replaces the need for a brake and clutch, saving money and weight. The fail-safe clutch utilises rare earth permanent magnets to generate the magnetic field to keep the clutch engaged should the power… Read More

New ultra-slim permanent magnetic brake

SG Transmission has launched a new ultra-slim, high torque, permanent magnetic brake with a brake field depth of less than 13mm. The design team at the British manufacturer of clutches and brakes, designed the brake specifically for a robotics manufacturer where length was restricted and footprint size limited. The ultra-slim… Read More

SG Transmission raises money for Christmas Jumper Day

Last week the SG Transmission and the British Engines Group celebrated Christmas Jumper Day in aid of the Trussell Trust Food Bank. On Friday 18th December, employees from across the seven businesses within the group made a monetary donation and brought in items of food, as well as wearing their… Read More

SG Transmission design hybrid product for industry leader

The design team at SG Transmission have been working with a customer to design a one of a kind hybrid product. The clutch with an electromagnetic toothed lock was developed in response to an enquiry from a brand leader in the medical devices market experiencing problems with its existing supplier…. Read More

New Permanent Magnet Toothed Brake

SG Transmission has launched a brand new product; the Permanent Magnet Toothed Brake. Developed by the company’s in-house design team this product is one of the first of its kind in the market. Combining the proven technologies of the permanent magnet brake and the toothed brake, the permanent magnet toothed… Read More

New website launches new look for SG Transmission

SG Transmission has launched a new website designed by north east creative digital agency Inspired, which will introduce the market to its new corporate identity, as well as providing much more easily navigated product information. The new website will showcase its standard product portfolio, as well as providing more information… Read More

SG Transmission launches two new products at Motek

This week, SG Transmission will be launching two new products at Motek, the international trade fair for automation in production and assembly, in Stuttgart. The new water resistant spring applied brake has been developed by the company’s in-house design team in response to demands from the market. Other features include:… Read More