Below is an outline of our Company History and the Services we provide

  • 1982 – Our company is founded in Sunshine, Melbourne, Victoria as – ZW Engineering Pty Ltd
  • 1999 – The Partington family buys into the business
  • 2000 – Tony Partington joins the company as Managing Director, with the task of developing the company, provide better systems and customer service
  • 2003 – The two founding owners decided to retire and sell their remaining shares in the company to the Partington family
  • 2004 – Move to a new – larger – modern workshop with better facilities in Pipe Rd, Laverton North, Victoria
  • 2005 – “State of the art” digital Servo Motor test equipment & Permanent Magnet regeneration unit installed
  • 2006 – Servo Motors Australia gains accreditation to repair Rockwell Internationals full range of Servo Motors, which includes the Allen Bradley brands
  • 2007 – New Servo Motor test equipment installed to process the information from the latest digital programmable feed back units
  • 2008 – New testing equipment installed to further upgrade the testing facilities
  • 2008 – Servo Motor Engineers visits the Rockwell, Munster Servo Motor Remanufacture Plant & attends formal “Advanced Next Generation” Servo Motor training in the U.S.A
  • 2009 – Servo Motor & Pancake motor load testing capability improved
  • 2010 – Product information library increased to cope with customer demands
  • 2011 – Several new software packages added to further advance our repair and testing capability
  • 2011 – New fully equipped testing station added
  • 2011 – New Servo Motor Drives added to allow for testing of the “latest next generation” Servo Motors
  • 2011 – New Computer Server installed, allowing for better tracking, collection, storage and distribution of information, providing more accurate and responsive reporting. Replacing the old stand alone computer systems
  • 2012 – New cutting edge equipment installed to allow the latest advanced Servo Motors to be run tested, during final testing
  • 2012 – New advanced static testing equipment installed
  • 2014 – New Servo Motor load testing equipment installed, to allow for full load testing of Servo Motors to manufacturers specifications
  • 2015 – New high speed precision balancing system added to check high speed servo motors and spindle motors
  • 2017 – Solar Panel system added, to move Servo Motors Australia to a Green Future
  • 2019 – Further test rigs set up to test very latest servo motor updates and developments
  • 2020 – New Spindle motor test rig set up

Our present customers come from Australia, New Zealand, Oceania and South East Asia and include companies in the manufacturing, power generation, paper, plastics, printing, packaging, textiles, CNC, robotics, beverage, defence, electric motor, armature winding, automotive, aviation, steel, machine servicing, service, food and transport industries.