Application

Unico provides drive products and systems specifically designed to satisfy the unique needs of a variety of applications. Application-engineered drive products are available for integration by machinery builders into their control systems. Unico can also provide integrated multiaxis control systems including packaging and installation. Stand-alone drives can be provided for outdoor use from tropical to arctic conditions including telemetery.

Metal Processing  Unico is a leader in the evolution of drive systems for the metal processing industry. Applications for Unico drives in that industry include uncoilers, recoilers, temper mills, slitters, edge trimmers, straighteners, tension levelers, looping pits, press feeders, shears, rotary cutoffs, flying cutoffs, blanking presses, scrap conveyors, and stackers.
Embedded Applications  Embedded applications are pre-engineered solutions that can be operated as stand-alone controls or conveniently integrated into multiaxis control systems.

Test Stands  Unico is recognized as one of the leading suppliers of high-performance test stand control systems. Applications for Unico drives in the test stand industry include development, endurance, and production testing of complete vehicles, diesel engines, automotive engines, electric vehicles, race cars, transmissions, axles, hydraulic pumps, engine accessories, and aerospace testing.

Unwind/Rewind Control (PDF)
Loop/Leveler Control (PDF)
Feed-to-Stop Control (PDF)
Flying Cutoff Control (PDF)
Metal Rotary Cutoff Control (PDF)
Press/Shear Control (PDF)
Position/Indexer Control (PDF)
Test Stand Drive (PDF)
Engine Dynamometer Drive (PDF)
Torque Pulse Simulation Drive (PDF)

Metal Forming  Unico is the leading supplier of electronically controlled metal forming process lines. Applications for Unico drives in the metal forming industry include press drives, destackers, transfer press feeds, crossbar presses, tandem press loaders/unloaders, press shuttles, part conveyors, part stackers, and scrap conveyors.

Water and Waste   Unico has developed a line of intelligent drives that optimize pumping applications for the waste water and agricultural markets. Applications in this field include center pivots, lift stations, relay pumps, and turbine pumps. Intelligent drives for single-to-three-phase conversion or multipump applications are also available.

STF® Servo Transfer Feed (PDF)
Embedded Profile Control (PDF)
Synthesis™ Intel. Pump Ctrl. (PDF)
Synthesis™ Parallel Pump Ctrl.(PDF)
Synthesis™ Parallel Pump Sys. (PDF)
Synthesis™ Multipump Ctrl. (PDF)
Synthesis™ Multipump Sys. (PDF)

Paper Converting  Unico is the performance solution to process control problems in the corrugated, pulp and paper, packaging, printing, and other paper converting industries. Applications for Unico drives in these industries include unwinders, slitters, scorers, embossers, perforators, rotary knives, shears, sheeters, die cutters, conveyors, stackers, and printing presses.

Cranes and Hoists   Unico offers both AC and DC solutions for the crane industry. Either type of drive can be configured for gantry, steel mill, portal, or offshore applications. Axis-specific software for hoist, bridge, or trolley motions is built into the drive.

Performance Converting Ctrl. (PDF)
Machine Modernization (PDF)
Machine Retrofits (PDF)
Conversión (Español) (PDF)

Embedded Applications Embedded applications are pre-engineered solutions that can be operated as stand-alone controls or conveniently integrated into multiaxis control systems.Corrugator Controls
Single Facer Control (PDF)
Double Facer/Backer Ctrl. (PDF)
Slitter/Scorer Control (PDF)
Rotary Cutoff Control (PDF)
Pull Roll Control (PDF)
Stacker Control (PDF)
Dry End Manager (PDF)

Other Applications
Sheeter Control (PDF)
Rotary Die Cutter Control (PDF)
Rotary Printer Control (PDF)
Feed-to-Register Control (PDF)
Transversal Scorer Drive System (PDF)

Crane and Hoist Drive (PDF)
DC Crane Control Components (PDF)

Oil and Gas  Unico is a leader in the innovation of drive products for the exploration and production of oil and gas. Applications for Unico engineered drives in exploration include drill rig centrifuges, mud pumps, drawworks, and top drives. Applications for oil and gas production include sucker-rod pumps, progessing cavity pumps, electric submersible pumps, injection pumps, and compressors.

Building Automation   Unico provides a variety of cost-effective drive products for building automation. Applications of Unico drives in the building automation market include elevators, chiller pumps, ventilation fans, and air-handling units.

Artificial lift drives brochure (PDF)

Embedded Applications Embedded applications are pre-engineered solutions that can be operated as stand-alone controls.
SRP control (PDF)
SRP feature summary (PDF)
LRP® linear rod pump (PDF)
VPC™ versatile pump ctrl. Sys. (PDF)
RPC rod pump controller (PDF)
PCP control (PDF)
PCP feature summary (PDF)
ESP control (PDF)
ESP feature summary (PDF)
GPL® gas-powered artificial lift (PDF)

Monitoring and Reporting Unico offers comprehensive status monitoring and reporting for wells controlled by Unico drives.
SRP Well Report (PDF)
Field Operations Monitor (PDF)
Global Operations Monitor (PDF)
Bluetooth Wireless Link (PDF)

HVAC Control Solutions (PDF)

Embedded Applications   Embedded applications are pre-engineered solutions that can be operated as stand-alone controls or conveniently integrated into multiaxis control systems.
HVAC Fan/Pump Control (PDF)
HVAC Fan/Pump Ctrl. Sys. (PDF)
Synthesis™ Intel. Pump Ctrl. (PDF)
Synthesis™ Parallel Pump Ctrl.l (PDF)
Synthesis™ Parallel Pump Sys (PDF)
Synthesis™ Multipump Ctrl. (PDF)
Synthesis™ Multipump Sys. (PDF)