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Experts in Power and Motion Control

Power and Motion Control Systems

For more than 30 years, the Magnetek brand has served the needs of both traditional and emerging commercial markets that are increasingly dependent on “smart” power. Our customers rely on our power and motion control expertise to develop technology and solutions for their unique applications. Whether it’s material handling, elevator, mobile hydraulic or mining, we have a fundamental understanding of our customers’ needs and we apply our knowledge of digital power and motion control to enhance their success. As a leading supplier of digital drive systems, we are also dedicated to energy efficiency. Our Magnetek-brand, Energy Engineered® products include radio remote controls, braking and collision avoidance subsystems and motors for industrial cranes and hoists; digital motion control systems for elevators; and drive systems for mining equipment. From crane controls to power delivery systems, Magnetek brand products represent quality and innovation in motion control technology.

Magnetek Products

AC & DC Motor Control Systems

AC & DC Motor Control Systems

Collision Avoidance Systems

Collision Avoidance Systems

Conductor Bar Systems

Conductor Bar Systems

DC Motor & Magnet Control Systems

DC Motor & Magnet Control Systems

Elevator and Mining Drives

Elevator and Mining Drives

Regenerative Drives

Regenerative Drives

Magnetek: The Ideal Choice for your Material Handling Needs

Pioneering the use of variable frequency and wireless controls on overhead cranes, the Magnetek brand represents years of experience in the material handling industry. Backed by state-of-the-art manufacturing, technical engineering and best-in-class application support, our products are incorporated into turnkey solutions and innovative control systems for a variety of industries. 

New Product Spotlight

Magnetek Intelli-Guide™ System

Combining radios, drives, motors, brakes, and automation programming, Intelli-Guide allows operators to automatically send a load to different pre-programmed areas in a facility with the push of a button. Then, as the load moves to the programmed destination along a determined route, the operator can work on a different task or start on the next step of the production process, increasing productivity and efficiency.

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Magnetek-Brand Aftermarket Product Support & Repair

Over 150 years of combined experience means we have the expertise to skillfully serve your application needs before, during, and after we complete a project. Contact our highly trained team offering superior aftermarket support today.

Magnetek Sales and Warranty Terms

View all of our Sales and Warranty Terms from the scope and orders to prices, title and delivery, payment, warehousing and more.

Magnetek Global Content

Access Magnetek product content translated to several languages including Chinese, French, German, Greek, Italian, Polish and more.

Magnetek Automation Solutions

Our automated crane systems are designed to improve safety, uptime and productivity in your facility. Not only does crane automation technology allow you to build safety right into equipment with no-fly zones and off-center pick prevention, it also provides you with real-time data and information that enables you to improve operational efficiency and make smarter decisions, faster.

Explore Our Crane Automation Systems

Columbus McKinnon’s STAHL CraneSystems and Magnetek brands bring more than 20 years of experience in delivering automated systems to the automotive industry. Our high-technology solutions are featured throughout the automotive manufacturing process.

Explore Our Automotive Automation Systems

Magnetek History

Magnetek: A Legacy in Motion

Today, the Magnetek brand is known worldwide for the development, manufacture, and marketing of digital power and motion control systems for material handling, people-moving, and mining applications. The company began in 1984 through the formation of the LBO of Litton's Magnetics Group, including Louis Allis Drives & Systems.

In 1986, Magnetek acquired the Power Controls Corporation and in 1999 Electromotive Systems Inc. and Mondel Engineering. These two companies added electrification and control products to the company's portfolio as well as a full line of brakes used in a variety of industries. And, in 2003, with the acquisition of Telemotive Industrial Controls, the company would also add radio controls for overhead cranes into the mix.

Magnetek joined the Columbus McKinnon family in 2015.


Magnetek Research and Development

Engineered Energy: Driving Energy Efficiency

In order to qualify for the Energy Engineered® mark, Magnetek-brand motion control products must meet or exceed generally accepted industry or U.S. Government standards for high efficiency; meet or exceed customer specifications for power efficiency and integrity; and/or when properly applied, enhance the energy efficiency of the systems in which they are incorporated.

In order to qualify for the Engineered Energy mark, Magnetek-brand power conversion products must deliver power that meets or exceeds industry or U.S. Government power quality standards; deliver power that meets or exceeds customer specifications for power quality, efficiency, and integrity; and/or when properly applied, deliver power that enhances the energy efficiency of the systems in which they are incorporated. 

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Contact Magnetek

Magnetek is distributed by STAHL CraneSystems:

New business: magnetek.scs@stahlcranes.com
Spare parts enquiry: Ersatzteile.scs@stahlcranes.com


+49 7940 1280


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