Welcome to the Mechanical Power Transmission Association newsroom. Since The Mechanical Power Transmission Association was founded in 1933, the association has been a leader in developing industry standards and serving the needs of its members in the power transmission field.

Here we will be posting relevant industry, association and member news. Specifically, we will post industry content relevant to the three divisions of MPTA, belt drive, coupling and chain/sprocket. Also, we will post updates from the association and related news from our members. Check back for more updates soon.

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