News & Events


Nidec Completes Acquisition of Leroy-Somer
February 01, 2017
Nidec announced today they completed the acquisition of the motors, drives and electric power generation businesses of Emerson on February 1, 2017, including in particular Leroy-Somer, a world leader in alternators and drive systems for industry.
Nidec Founder Addressess Leroy-Somer Employees
February 02, 2017
The founder and CEO of Nidec has visited Leroy-Somer to outline his vision for the future of the businesses.
Leroy-Somer powers the new cable-car transit system in Brest, an innovative and original achievement.
November 24, 2016
Since 19 November urban mobility in the French city of Brest has been boosted by two cable cars carrying up to 60 people who travel more than 400 meters above the River Penfeld, with a power consumption that is potentially close to zero.