Maxon Motor GmbH


Maxon motor GmbH is a supplier of high precision drive systems up to 500W. The company develops and manufactures brushed and brushless electric DC servo motors as well as corresponding encoders, gears and control electronics.

Within REACH it will be responsible for the control drive trains in the mechatronic Kite Control Unit. maxon motor Benelux B.V., a Dutch subsidiary, will contribute in the marketing and business development activities.

Key persons:

Carsten Horn, Product Manager, is responsible for improving and developing further the business of customised solutions. He studied Physics at the University of Cologne from 1990 until 1993 and graduated from Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences Mechatronics in 1997 with an MSc degree in Robotics, and Automation Engineering. He works for maxon since 2006 and in REACH will coordinate the contributions of maxon.

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