All posts by Adrian Lloyd

Adrian has been conducting research on, and managing teams of analysts covering, the technology industry for over 20 years. He has pioneered many data analysis techniques and methods that are used widely by analysts today, as well as having created frameworks for measuring numerous technology markets from industrial automation products to semiconductors.

Enhanced Manufacturing Industry Output Tracker includes India and South Korea, covering 95% of Global Manufacturing

New set of Microsoft Power BI dashboards allows unparalleled analysis to datasets. In early 2018, with the help of our Manufacturing Industry Output (MIO) Tracker,...

/ June 18, 2019

The Rise of Smart Sensors for Motor Systems

The installed base of motors used in industrial applications is large. Very large. If you added up the cost of all types of installed equipment...

/ May 14, 2019

Hard Times Ahead for the South Korean Manufacturing Sector

South Korea is the fifth largest manufacturing1 economy in the world. If one looks back a decade or so, its growth in manufacturing was on...

/ May 9, 2019

Insight Into the Swedish Market for Low Voltage AC Drives

Our recently published LV motor drive research comprises unprecedented country-level detail. To showcase this capability, we decided to examine the market for LV drives within...

/ March 22, 2019

Robust UK Manufacturing Economy Challenged by Brexit Uncertainty

Up until now, we’ve resisted writing on the topic of Brexit, largely because the media is flooded with commentary about it. However, with numerous customers...

/ March 1, 2019

Low Voltage AC Motor Drive Market – 2018

The research is the culmination of extensive primary research, coupled with the most detailed country-level forecast model ever produced. Click here to find out more.

/ February 21, 2019

The Future of Motor & Drive Systems in the North American HVACR Industry

Opportunities for drive and motor energy efficiency enhancements but unique challenges encountered deploying to end-users. I recently moderated a panel at the Motor & Drive...

/ February 12, 2019

Global manufacturing economy to stall in 2019; Europe dipping into the red…

2019 Manufacturing Downturn – A Forecast Revisited  Early last year, we predicted (with help from our friends at ITR Economics) a 2019 manufacturing industry downcycle....

/ January 23, 2019

Who Were the Leading Motor Drive Companies in 2017?

The world market for low voltage (LV) AC motor drives reached a value of nearly $11bn in 2017, following a strong growth uptick since 2016....

/ September 27, 2018