Design Expertise

We develop Motor-CAD, the most complete and integrated electrical and thermal motor design software.

Design Expertise

We offer a range of consulting services from concept design and motor optimisation, through to test & development calibration.

Design Expertise

MDL is at the forefront of motor design innovation and technology. We are partners on several EU and UK research funded projects and work closely with leading manufacturers.

Motor Design Software by Motor Design Engineers

Motor Design Limited (MDL) is a world leader in the development of advanced software design tools for electrical machines. MDL uses its expert knowledge of electric motor design to provide software and support to electric machine designers at some of the world’s most prestigious companies. The consultancy arm of MDL has gone from strength to strength with projects ranging from simple problem solving, such as solving thermal issues, to complete electric motor design for various and complex industrial applications. One thing all MDL customers have in common is the reassurance of knowing that their needs will be met by our team of skilled motor designers whose commitment to customers and after-sales service is renowned.

E-Mag

News

Motor-CAD European User Conference 2020 – Save the Date

19th – 20th February 2020 I The 2020 Motor-CAD European User Conference will be held at the IET Austin Court in Birmingham, UK.

MDL signs distribution agreement with ANSYS Inc.

Motor Design Ltd are pleased to announce we have signed an agreement with ANSYS, Inc. to distribute our software, Motor-CAD.

MDL is recruiting – new career opportunities available

New career opportunity for a Senior Research Engineer to join us at our Wrexham headquarters in the UK.

MDL welcomes Dr Melanie Michon, Head of Engineering

Motor Design Ltd is delighted to welcome Dr Melanie Michon, our new Head of Engineering.

Read our latest white paper on ‘Performance Analysis of Electric Motor Technologies for an Electric Vehicle Powertrain’

In our latest white paper, we discuss how different design choices, such as motor topology, winding type and cooling system, can be compared and evaluated with the overall system impact in mind.

Celebrating 20 years of Motor Design Ltd and Motor-CAD

Motor Design Ltd is proud to celebrate 20 years of Motor-CAD software! Read our interview with MDL founder and company president, Dr David Staton.

Latest software release – Motor-CAD v12

Motor Design Ltd is delighted to announce the release of Motor-CAD v12 — the latest version of our unique software package dedicated to the electromechanical performance of motors and generators and the optimisation of their cooling.

Motor-CAD European User Conference 2019

We are delighted to announce that Motor Design Ltd’s inaugural European Motor-CAD User Conference will take place on the 20th-21st February 2019, in Birmingham, UK. The two-day event will bring together engineers and researchers working on eMachine design to learn about technological developments, share best practice and discuss their challenges and approaches.

Workshop on ‘Design Trends and Performance Analysis of BEV & HEV Electric Machines’ at Motor & Drive Systems 2019

Dr. David Staton will be running a workshop on ‘Design Trends and Performance Analysis of BEV & HEV Electric Machines’ at the 2019 Motor & Drive Systems Conference in Orlando, Florida.

Electric Drive Tail Rotor Team wins Team Bronze Medal at 2018 RAeS awards

We are delighted to announce that the Electric Drive Tail Rotor Team, which included representatives from MDL, was awarded a Team Bronze Medal at the 2018 Royal Aeronautical Society awards ceremony in November.

Events

Motor-CAD European User Conference 2020: Birmingham, UK

Registration is now open for the 2020 Motor-CAD European User Conference and pre-conference Motor-CAD Workshop.

DISTRIBUTORS

The Motor-CAD software is distributed worldwide. Our carefully selected partners are experts in the use of the software and can provide support and training.

To find a distributor near you, click on the link below.