Since 1992, Performance Motion Devices has helped companies meet a diverse array of motion control challenges across multiple industries and applications.
We are the product provider of choice for motion control in medical and life sciences applications, and our customers are some of the largest manufacturers of automation and robotics equipment in the world. We run motors in 3D printers and nano-position stages, robotic surgery systems, radio-telescopes, and semiconductor capital equipment.
PMD delivers the ultra-high levels of stability, reliability, and long-term availability demanded by FDA-approved healthcare and life sciences applications. We also provide the speed, smoothness, and precision crucial to applications in semiconductor, robotics, 3D printing, and other industries.
~ Senior Engineering Manager, Surgical and Medical Instrument OEM
In July of 2020 PMD received ISO 13485:2016 certification for all its facilities, both US-based and international. With this certification, PMD demonstrates its ongoing commitment to deliver the very highest quality motion control products to its life science and medical device equipment customers.
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