This analyst insight is broken down into two parts. The first part of this analyst insight serves to provide a broader economic backdrop than the different forecasts by industry in the MV drives research report published on 30 April 2014. Sweeping shifts in economic trends are predicted to affect demand for both MV drives and industrial automation equipment (IAE). The second part of this analyst insight discusses some of the effects of this economic transformation in North America, with a particular emphasis on the oil and gas industry.
Senior Data Analyst, Manufacturing Technology
Rolando Campos is a Senior Data Analyst for Manufacturing Technology at IHS. He has over five years of experience covering subjects in electric motor systems and energy efficiency, with an expertise on motor drives. He is the lead analyst for the Machinery Production Market, Industrial Automation Equipment and Industrial Capital Expenditure trackers.