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Power Transmission Distributors Association is...

comprised of companies that distribute and manufacture the components that keep your world running smoothly.

Press Releases

PTDA communicates Association and industry news through periodic press releases to the media. To be added to the distribution list, contact PTDA.

September 2017

NIBA/PTDA Joint Industry Summit WILL BE HELD AS SCHEDULED despite Hurricane Irma

August 2017

PTDA’s Industry Research Reports Accelerating Growth in 1Q2017 and Stable Growth in 2Q2017


PTDA Welcomes Eight New Members

June 2017

All New Revamped PTDA 2017 Canadian Conference a “Complete Success”

May 2017

PTDA’s Industry Research Reports Decline in 4Q2016 But Positive Outlook for 1Q2017

NIBA/PTDA Joint Industry Summit Facilitates Cross-Channel and Cross-Industry Networking in Hollywood, Fla., September 27-30, 2017

April 2017

NIBA—The Belting Association and the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) Address FAQs about the NIBA/PTDA Joint Industry Summit, September 27-30, 2017

March 2017

PTDA 2017 Canadian Conference Features an All New Format in Toronto

February 2017

PTDA’s 3Q2016 Sales History & Outlook Report States Lowest Total Distributor Sales in Seven Quarters

PTDA Foundation Now Accepting Nominations for 2017 Wendy B. McDonald Award

PTDA Business Index Indicates Continued Slower Growth for Power Transmission/Motion Control (PT/MC) Industry in 4Q2016

PTDA Foundation Launches Vanguard Campaign, Raising $113,000 in Support of Generating Interest in Industrial Distribution Careers

January 2017

PTDA Restates the North American Power TransmissionMotion Control Market at $70.4 Billion


PTDA Welcomes Seven New Members


PTDA Revises Distributor Membership Criteria for a More Inclusive PTDA

December 2016

PTDA 2017 Leadership Development Conference Offers Dynamic Learning for Emerging Industry Leaders

November 2016

PTDA Foundation Sets Fundraising Record for Third Consecutive Year to Build Awareness of Industrial Distribution Careers

PTDA Business Index Reveals Slower Growth for Power Transmission/Motion Control (PT/MC) Industry in 3Q2016

PTDA’s 2Q2016 Sales History & Outlook Report (SHOR) Predicts Slower Sales Growth through 2016

Tom Clawser and Mike Power to Lead PTDA in 2017

PTDA 2016 Industry Summit Highlights

October 2016

PTDA Foundation Presents Wendy B. McDonald Award to Linda Miller of B & D Industrial

PTDA Honors Keith Nowak with Warren Pike Award


PTDA Welcomes Seven New Members

September 2016

PTDA 1Q2016 Sales History & Outlook Report (SHOR) Predicts Slower Growth Through 2016