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The history of Intelligent Motion Systems (IMS)


Automation equipment manufacturer Intelligent Motion Systems is a proven leader in innovative motion control solutions for stepper motors and electronic controls, and an early pioneer originating integrated motor drives with the MDrive® product line.

1986: Founding of Intelligent Motion Systems (IMS)

IMS provides innovative motion control solutions in brushless motor technology and electronic controls for applications demanding highly precise, controlled movement in areas including robotics, medical instruments, assembly, semiconductor manufacturing, packaging and pick-and-place. An industry leader in integrated motor and drive solutions, IMS is an R&D driven company with a solid commitment to Excellence in Motion.

2008: IMS is acquired by Schneider Electric

In 2010, the Intelligent Motion Systems name was changed to Schneider Electric Motion USA.

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