We are your single source supplier for all European Industrial Automation Components.  One stop shopping for Parts, Service, & Solutions.


Ability & Drive is “THE” Resource for all your European Industrial Automation needs.


We provide advanced MRO Solutions to End Users and Resellers, in addition to providing our comprehensive engineering services to our OEM customers.

Established in 2003, this small, woman-owned business was born. Partners Steve Elman and Amy Berrier, who together ran the Lenze Aftermarket Service Division located in Fairfield NJ for 13 years, have built a highly respected reputation for delivering on customer requirements. With over 40 years direct industry experience, Ability & Drive has intimate product knowledge that is unmatched by any other firm in the industry. Our in-house repair facilities offer 24/7 service for mission critical breakdowns. Ability & Drive is who the other distributors call when they need help with sourcing hard to find European products.

Our sales associates are dedicated to servicing all your electronic, mechanical, industrial automation, process control and lighting requirements. Our Sister company, Base Industrial focuses on Lenze, Intorq, and Vogel products.  If you’re looking for a particular manufacturer; you’ve never heard of; check with us, because we’re probably already doing business with them. If it has a nametag, Ability & Drive can source the item for you.