ECMA Announces New ANSI Standard

Thursday, August 1, 2019

The Electrification and Controls Manufacturers Association (ECMA) industry group of MHI is pleased to announce that they are releasing a new ANSI standard governing AC inverters used on monorail cranes. 
The standard, ANSI ECMA 25-19 “AC Inverters for Use on Electric Overhead, Monorail, and Gantry Traveling Cranes,” represents suggested design practices and operational requirements for inverters and provides guidance and information to those in contact with material handling equipment. 
The standard is available for purchase at For more information, contact Pat Davison at or 704-676-1190.
About ECMA
Electrification and Controls Manufacturers Association (ECMA) members are the Industry’s leading suppliers of electrification and controlling devices. They supply solutions worldwide and in virtually every major manufacturing and distribution sector. To learn more, visit
About MHI
MHI offers education, networking and solution sourcing for members, their customers and the industry as a whole through programming and events. The association sponsors trade events, such as ProMat and MODEX, to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate manufacturing and supply chain professionals on the productivity solutions provided through material handling and logistics. MHI is an ANSI accredited standards developer and is the U.S. TAG secretariat for ISO TC 122, Packaging; TC 51, Pallets for unit load method of materials handling; and TC 104, Shipping containers.