Electromechanical and Drives Division North America

Leading with Purpose During COVID-19

Throughout our 103-year history, Parker has been called upon in times of global disruption and hardship. Our leadership and perseverance in these defining moments, including the current COVID-19 pandemic, demonstrates how we live our purpose.

Message from the Chairman and CEO

Electromechanical and Drives Division

Parker's Electromechanical and Drives Division provides a broad selection of motion and machine controllers, HMIs, servo drives, linear electric motors, electric cylinders and actuators, gearheads and other products to improve precision and increase productivity in industrial automation and to offer complete motion system control. At the EM&D Division, our mission is to deliver a wide range of high-quality motion control systems to meet any application need. Partner with Parker today for your electromechanical automation needs. 

Parker EM&D Software Downloads

View all the available software for Electromechanical Products and AC/DC Drives and Servo Drives.



Access the Electromechanical & Drives Division CAD Center to view and configure products or the P8 EPLAN macros for additional information on motion and control products.



Parker EM&D participates in industry events, conferences, and trade shows. View our schedule here. 


Read the latest news releases related to the Electromechanical and Drives Division’s new product releases, electric motors, and automation software. 

Sizing and Selection Tool with Virtual Engineer

A new level of design collaboration at your fingertips!
Parker's Virtual Engineer is an innovative design tool for linear motion applications in industrial automation. Save engineering time with three simple steps:
  • • Enter application details using the intuitive interface
  • • Size and select products based on expert recommendations
  • • Seamlessly submit an RFQ

Parker EM&D Community

Welcome to the Parker Electromechanical Technology Support Community!
The Parker Community for Electromechanical and Drives Division is a knowledge base for anyone using or interested in using the company's technologies, products, and systems. For 100 years Parker has engineered the success of its customers in a wide range of diversified industrial and aerospace markets. Parker’s engineering expertise and broad range of core technologies uniquely positions the company to help solve the world’s greatest engineering challenges. In the community you will find blog posts, interactive forums, and a knowledge base of frequently asked questions and more.