Press Releases from Trio

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Trio provides independent steering control for four-corner EV demonstrator - UK

28 October 2022

UK motion control specialist, Trio Motion Technology, has provided an all-wheel steering control system for a four-corner electric vehicle (EV) demonstrator. Trio partner Sherf Motion Technologies has developed the system for EV manufacturer REE Automotive to showcase independent corner control, including steering and suspension, for each wheel on REE’s flat EV chassis.

Low cost, high performance from the MC404-Z

Trio launches four-axis stepper controller with high performance motion - UK

07 February 2022

Trio Motion Technology has launched a controller for stepper or pulse and direction servo drives with high performance motion control across four axes. The MC404-Z is primarily aimed at OEMs that need fast and accurate motion performance as well as a cost-optimal machine build. The all-in-one controller enables I/O extension through CANbus and can also integrate directly with common PLC and HMI protocols via a built-in Ethernet port.

New SCARA robot range provides OEMs with integrated control solution for robot, motion and machine automation.

New SCARA robot range provides OEMs with integrated control solution for robot, motion and machine automation.

15 November 2021

The motion-first automation control manufacturer, Trio Motion Technology, has launched a robot range that provides machine builders with a fully integrated control solution. The launch gives OEMs high performance robot control, motion control, and machine automation from a single controller. Trio’s new robot range will speed up development time and increase reliability for machine applications that require robotic integration.

Liquid filling machines increase productivity with motion control solution

Liquid filling machines increase productivity with motion control solution.

28 July 2021

A liquid filling machine builder has increased machine speed by 8% and boosted machine efficiency to 91% after upgrading from a PLC system to a motion control solution. Liquid filling sachet and tube packaging solutions provider, Unette, has integrated Trio Motion Technology’s complete machine control package including controller, servo drives and motors, to improve its overall productivity. The upgrade has also increased reliability that has reduced downtime, as well enabling a faster machine set-up.

Intelligent Automation Systems now stocks Trio’s servo motor and drive package

Trio appoints Intelligent Automation Systems.

15 July 2021

UK motion control manufacturer, Trio Motion Technology, has appointed Intelligent Automation Systems as UK stockist. Intelligent Automation Systems becomes the UK’s largest stockist of Trio’s DX4 servo drive & motor package, which directly integrates with Trio’s motion controllers. Intelligent Automation Systems will also provide OEMs with Trio’s range of motion controllers and I/O.

Flex-6 Nano is a machine control solution thanks to its I/O modules

Pocket-sized motion controller for up to 64 axes.

21 June 2021

Trio Motion Technology’s highly compact Flex-6 Nano EtherCAT controller coordinates the motion of up to 64 axes with EtherCAT cycle time down to 125μs. This performance increases the speed and productivity of machines in a pocket-sized format, enabling easy integration and smaller machine design. Click-in I/O modules extend control capability and the Flex-6 Nano also coordinates stepper drives and analogue devices.


Micromech to lead Trio Motion Control’s UK expansion plan.

25 March 2021

Motion control and systems build integrator, Micromech, has become the UK Solutions Partner for Trio Motion Technology, the motion-based manufacturer of machine control systems. Micromech, one of the country’s most experienced motion system integrators, will develop solutions for OEMs and machine builders using Trio’s range of motion controllers, I/O, servo drives and servo motors.

Tom Alexander

Trio Motion Technology welcomes new President as co-founders step down.

26 February 2021

Trio Motion Technology, the motion-first machine solution provider, has appointed Tom Alexander as new company President. Concluding a transitional hand over period, Chris Backhouse, Trio’s co-founder and previous Managing Director, has now stepped down from the role. Fellow Trio co-founder, Roy Bamforth, has also moved from his position of Sales Director to become a Non-Executive Director.

Mark MacDonell

Motion control specialist expands home market support with new National Sales Manager.

19 February 2021

Motion control solution provider, Trio Motion Technology, has increased its support for the UK & Ireland market with the appointment of a new National Sales Manager. Trio has appointed the experienced servo and automation application specialist, Mark MacDonell, to lead projects across the UK & Ireland with OEMs and distributors.

Trio in the local press


19 January 2021

The Tewkesbury-based designer of industrial automation controls, Trio Motion Technology, is targeting growth as it enters the global machine and robot build market with the launch of its latest high tech devices.

Two articles about Trio and its' expansion with Estun are in the press. Read them here...

DX4 Press Launch - UK.

29 October 2020

UK motion specialist, Trio Motion Technology, a member of the Estun Group, has expanded on its motion controller range with the launch of aservo drive and motor package. OEMs can now benefit from Trio’s specialist motion control performance with a complete plug-and-play solution, enabling faster machine development and optimum cost effectiveness.

The launch of the new DX4 servo drive and MXservomotor seriesexpands Trio’s machine solutionand now makes it faster and easier for OEMs to utilisethe high performance motion controlavailable from Trio’srange of Motion Coordinators.


Adverts from Trio

Below is a selection of adverts that may be used to promote Trio products and services. Each folder contains a layout view of how the advert should look, the advert text in a word file, the main image in png format, Trio logos and address-strap line.





Driving Your Solutions



Meet The Family



Size Isn't-Everything



Press Contacts and Information


For further questions or to arrange an interview with Trio Motion Technology, please contact either:

Alex Byles : Buteo Communications

+44 (0)1684-292333

Mark Kennelly : Trio Media Department

+44 (0)1684-292333

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About Trio

Trio Motion Technology was founded in 1987 as a manufacturer of motion controllers. Today the range, branded Motion Coordinators,can control up to 128 axes of servo, stepperand piezo motors as well as hydraulic systems. Trio’s expertise of motion programming is based within its Motion-iX technology. Launch of the new servo drive and motor package now develops Trio’s offering into a motion solution in addition to providing motion controllers for automation vendors and system integrators.

Full Trio Overview

About Estun

Estun started its activity in 1993 in Nanjing, China as a manufacturer of control systems for metal forming machinery. Today the company comprises six business groups focussing on automation and robotics, distributed around the world. Estun has reported more than 40% growth rate in recent years.

Full Group Overview