Astronomers, nuclear and particle physicists, researchers specializing in fields such as atomic energy, medicine, etc... need, for their experiments, the most cutting-edge technology, even beyond the current state of the art.
Servotak does not believe in the stranglehold of standard gearboxes over design concerns.
When designing a new machine, the market offers endless standarized gearboxes. Brand makes little difference, and pricing, deadlines and performance are the determining factors. Machine design is a slave of the gearbox. This is the conventional wisdom, and leads to conventional results.
However, should you want to make a market defining machine, a custom gearbox is the only solution. The gearbox should accomodate the machine, and not vice versa.