At PPMA 2018, visitors to the SICK UK stand (A26) will learn how technology developments in smart sensors and machinery safety systems can release latent productivity benefits that help engineers to aggregate ‘marginal gains’ and achieve significant yields in efficiency, throughput and reduced waste.
As a business model, convenience shopping is rapidly overtaking large format stores, with nine out of ten consumers claiming to have a visited a convenience store in the last month[i]. Yet, the rise in popularity is placing packhouses under greater pressure to supply retailers of all sizes with a good selection of quality fresh produce, […]
Rotech’s RF Lite TIJ (thermal inkjet) has become an “invaluable part of the process” at P.K.Foods Glasgow Ltd, having transformed the efficiency of the pakora producer’s coding operation. The user-friendly coder has won over staff on the factory floor and enabled the fast-growing business to meet the lead time expectations of its expanding supermarket customer […]
AMETEK Land, the non-contact temperature measurement specialist with extensive expertise in the aluminium industry, will showcase its smart aluminium temperature sensors to achieve smart control and automatic alignment for autonomous operation and perfect aluminium production at Aluminium 2018, October 9-11, at Messe Düsseldorf, Germany, on Stand 14H48 in Hall 14.
Murrelektronik’s industrial M12 connectors with IP67 protection are perfect to use in demanding industrial Ethernet applications. The x-coded M12 connector transfers high data quantity. The y-coded M12 connector transfers both data and power. High speed vision systems are an example of how increasing data volumes are generated in industrial Ethernet applications. This requires higher transfer […]
With the introduction of its EES37 single turn encoder and EEM37 multiturn encoders, SICK has completed its product portfolio for HIPERFACE DSL® standard servo motor feedback systems, while achieving an important step forward for drive technology, particularly well-suited to robotics and packaging machinery designs. The SICK EES37/EEM37 absolute encoders provide servo motor feedback with 15 […]
A fast response, medium wave infra-red system from Heraeus Noblelight is helping to maintain the high quality of woven silks at the Suffolk factory of Stephen Walters. Stephen Walters & Sons Ltd. was founded in 1720 and specializes in the jacquard weaving of innovative, fine fabrics for men’s and ladies’ apparel and neckwear, combining artisan […]
Different gear units and motor types, sizes, options and gear ratios often result in a large variety of drive versions – a considerable cost factor. A reduction in the number of variants can result in optimised processes and costs. The LogiDrive standardised IE4 geared motor versions are the solution for intralogistics.
Generating, transporting and processing information are central tasks in the Industry 4.0 environment. The basis for all the information is intelligent sensors which provide the required input. With their BOS 21M ADCAP will be showing a newly developed optical multifunction sensor, the BOS 21M series.
FPT Industrial is now powering Teksan Generator, a Turkish company that is one of the main players in its field. Teksan Generator has chosen FPT Industrial for a long-term partnership to supply it with the full FPT Industrial Power Generation G-Drive line-up. Teksan decided on FPT Industrial due to the important benefits that come from […]
Delta, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, announced today it is launching its new 1,500 Vdc string solar PV inverter M125HV series alongside a broad portfolio of energy-saving lithium-ion battery energy storage solutions at Intersolar Europe. The M125HV is designed to optimize the productivity of solar PV power plants as it features […]
HARTING has designed the Han® Gigabit Module for the industry’s most demanding transmission category Cat. 7A, which is suitable for 10Gbit Ethernet. The module allows transmission at an operating frequency of up to 1000 MHz. As a result, signal integrity has significantly improved, while immunity to interference has increased compared to the standard Cat. 6A.
As one of the 13 Trade Associations that make up the membership of the EURIS Task Force, which collectively represents industry sectors with a combined turnover of £110 Billion, the BPMA and its members have added their voice to this important communication.
FLIR Systems announces the FLIR identiFINDER® R200-GN spectroscopic personal radiation detector (SPRD), the latest addition to its industry-leading identiFINDER R200-Series handheld radiation security solutions. The rugged, pager-sized FLIR identiFINDER® R200-GN SPRD can detect neutrons, in addition to identifying and detecting gamma radiation, allowing front-line responders to quickly determine whether there is a true radiation threat […]
Formula Student celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2018 Driverless car element introduced for the first time First all-female team from Pakistan competes at Silverstone
Yamazaki Mazak has backed the CBI’s Innovation agenda with the hosting of a special Business Insights Conference. The conference, held at Mazak’s European Technology Centre in Worcester, was attended by nearly 100 delegates from senior positions across business and industry in the West Midlands. The one-day conference, which explored the issue of ‘Innovation’, specifically how […]
What’s New in Electronics (WNIE) announces UK debut of the IPC-CFX Showcase What’s New in Electronics (WNIE) is delighted to announce in association with IPC and incorporating the Hermes Standard, the UK debut of the IPC-CFX Showcase during this year’s WNIE Live event, taking place at the NEC in Birmingham from 25-26 September 2018. The […]
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Prior Scientific prides itself on its experience and knowledge of instrumentation in the fields of life sciences, material science, manufacturing & assembly, raw materials and clinical applications. With our OEM partners, we design, manufacture, build and test their system all in one facility. Never outsourcing your project and using multiple suppliers, as this could lead […]
The UK’s anaerobic digestion (AD) industry has continued to grow in the face of challenging market conditions, with almost 600 AD plants now in operation. While biomethane facilities are increasing in popularity, the vast majority of the UK’s AD sites are electricity combined heat and power (CHP) plants. With subsidies for renewable electricity generation dwindling, […]