With manufacturing on the cusp of a technological revolution, a flagship research facility is opening its doors at the University of Nottingham to help future-proof UK industry in a competitive global market. Siemens UK CEO, Juergen Maier officially opened the Advanced Manufacturing Building (AMB) on Friday 7 December 2018. With a total research portfolio of […]
Cambridge, 19th December 2018. At the recent China Screen Printing & Graphic Imaging Association (CSGIA) Exhibition 2018, Guangzhou XuCheng Electronic Technology Co., Ltd. showcased its new printer series which uses Xaar 1201 printheads. On the stand XuCheng exhibited two UV flatbed printers – X6-1610XUV and X6-2613XUV – and its newly developed dye-sublimation series – X6-1804XS […]
The 3D finger joystick “SpaceMouse® Module” was specially developed for human-machine interaction in industrial applications. Since 2014, MEGATRON has the exclusive distribution rights for the German-speaking countries of the D-A-CH region. Now the Putzbrunn-based specialist for innovative electronics solutions has become the exclusive global distributor for the 3D joystick. Sales and service are implemented worldwide […]
Reducing the total cost of ownership is paramount for manufacturers of dairy, food and beverage products. Factors like product safety, stable process flow and easy maintenance are crucial in achieving the ever increasing sustainability goals. The new Alfa Laval Aseptic Mixproof Valve is the perfect choice to achieve all these benefits and more.
A JCB graduate engineer is celebrating two top award wins and embarking on a promising new career path with the world-renowned digger maker. Sam Titterton, 28, from Uttoxeter, was awarded the prestigious Lanchester and Bugatti Student Prizes by Coventry University when he graduated with a BEng in Mechanical Engineering.
Recently, Albert Wimmer, the managing director of Isar Gears, was given a challenge. “Our aviation customer came up with a new, relatively high-speed electric motor,” he recalls. “They appointed us to design the speed-reduction transmission to drive a propeller, but the difficulty was pivoting the entire unit through providing lubrication in every position.”
Chester, UK, and Tokyo, Japan, December 13th 2018 — Rapid News Publications, owners of The TCT Group, and JTB Communication Design have announced that they exceeded expectations for a successful re-launch and re-branding of Japan’s largest AM and 3D Printing event at Tokyo Big Sight, Jan 30th – Feb 1st 2019.
Nyquist Systems and BST eltromat sell the 1000th print inspection system at All4Pack in Paris
TAIYO YUDEN CO., LTD. announced today the launch of the new IEEE802.11ac compatible wireless communications modules, WYSAGVDXG and WYSEGVDXG (24.0×11.5×2.0 mm, with height as the maximum value). The products consist of wireless communications modules for the industrial equipment market (e.g., M2M such as robot control, handy terminals used for reading barcodes, and mobile printers for […]
A major weapon in the worldwide campaign against plastics pollution and global warming, HERU, has proven to be the ultimate cleaner environment warrior, a new independent scrutiny report has revealed.
One indicator for the market relevance of new technologies is the early availability of various solutions from different manufacturers. Assigned working groups from PROFIBUS & PROFINET International (PI) are actively working on an open solution for integrating TSN (time-sensitive networking) in PROFINET.
SICK has pushed forward the boundaries of 3D vision inspection in a wide range of industrial applications with the launch of the SICK Ranger3 camera, thanks to a breakthrough CMOS sensor that powers unprecedented high-speed image processing in a compact device.
StocExpo Europe, the world’s leading international event for the tank terminal industry, will be celebrating 15 years of success when it returns to the Ahoy in Rotterdam on 26-28 March 2019. With key terminals such as Stolthaven Terminals, Inter Terminals and Oiltanking already among the list of over 200 exhibitors, the event is set to […]
Engineering and environmental services company the RSK Group Ltd has raised a new funding package in the form of a unitranche senior debt facility from funds managed by Ares Capital Europe (Ares).
With a year-on-year increase in turnover at over 25 per cent, and a growing product portfolio, XYZ Machine Tools had increased its overall floorspace by 25 per cent. The addition of another 25,000 ft2 of space will enable additional machines to be prepared for delivery, with every machine undergoing 168 hours of testing prior to […]
This Festive and New Year period Packt Publishing Ltd are commissioning their newest group of authors – you, the everyday expert – in order to help the next generation of developers, coders and architects.
Once a mystery substance thought to be a type of lead, graphite is now one of the most vital components in the ever-expanding world of complex electronics. But this ‘mineral of extremes’ is more than just the familiar grey material we find in pencils.
HOLMDEL, N.J., December 18, 2018 — Hylan, a market-leading provider of specialized communications engineering and construction services, announces today that two of its umbrella companies, Hylan Datacom & Electrical and Down Under Construction (DUC), have launched brand new websites. The websites feature appealing designs and offer quick and easy access to essential information about these […]
Millions of configurable 3D CAD models from renown international manufacturers are now instantly available to users in IronCAD format
New modular, IP67 rated brake offers optimum performance and longevity for marine, offshore and other demanding applications
PITTSBURGH, December 18, 2018 –Modelithics and ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) will develop the industry’s first 3D electromagnetic simulation component model library that will enable customers to accelerate the design of wireless communication systems for 5G, smart devices and the industrial internet of things (IIoT). The partnership creates a new industry paradigm for sharing intellectual property (IP) […]
HARTING has developed a new Ethernet switch that enables the implementation of individually tailored plug & play network solutions for data-intensive applications. Imaging processes have become ever more important in all industry segments. From quality inspection within a production facility to road traffic identification, image processing supports the frictionless progress of daily businesses. However, while […]
At Southern Manufacturing, for the first time in the UK, HepcoMotion is pleased to be exhibiting a new joint demonstration unit showcasing a combination of technologies from Stäubli, Beckhoff and HepcoMotion. At the exhibition, Stäubli´s robotics arms (TS2-60 and TX2-60L), HepcoMotion´s GFX Guidance System and the Beckhoff eXtended Transport System (Beckhoff XTS), all cooperate […]
As part of the training program for all new sales recruits at igus, managing director Matthew Aldridge sets a project. The task is to solve an engineering problem using igus products. For new starter Darren Lane, the challenge was to come up with a way of stopping a classic 1962 Land Rover Series IIA throttle ball […]