The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) is the leading association for the industrial power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) distribution channel. PT/MC encompasses a broad variety of mechanical, electrical and fluid-driven equipment such as bearings, belts, drives, motors, gears, couplings, clutches and brakes, linear motion, and hydraulics and pneumatics. PT/MC products are found in manufacturing plants, assembly lines, in production processes—anywhere there is movement, you’ll find PT/MC products. Learn more about the power transmission/motion control industry.
PTDA’s members are the companies that distribute and manufacture the components that keep your world running smoothly. PTDA’s membership comprises power transmission/motion control distribution firms that generate more than $16 billion in sales and span over 2,500 locations. PTDA members also include manufacturers that supply the PT/MC industry. Guided by a member-focused strategic plan, the Association harnesses the expertise and intellectual capital of its collective membership to provide high-quality networking opportunities and best-in-class programs that enable member companies to compete more effectively in a changing marketplace.