Pintsch Bubenzer Appoints New Mining Sales Specialist

Pintsch Bubenzer, a manufacturer of high performance disc and drum brakes for severe duty applications, has named Daiel Hoffmans, global sales director mining. Hoffmans will be based at headquarters in Germany but will lead a global team, as the company looks to further raise its profile in the Americas and other mining hotbeds around the […]

The Fischer FreedomTM technology platform continues to gain international peer recognition: winning four awards in one year

The Fischer FreedomTM technology platform launched in June 2018 by Fischer Connectors, the global provider of ultra-reliable and high-performance connectivity solutions, continues to gain international recognition among the company’s peers throughout the electronics worldWithin a single year, the Fischer LP360TM connector – the first product of the empowering technology platform – has won two “Best […]

HARTING’s ix Industrial® connector wins the German Innovation Award

The HARTING Technology Group have received the coveted German Innovation Award 2019 for their ix Industrial® range. The pioneering connector impressed the German Design Council and won the award for “Excellence in Business to Business”. The German Innovation Award acknowledges products and solutions that clearly set themselves apart from conventional solutions, thanks to their user […]

MACSA ID UK TO HIGHLIGHT ADVANCED LASER MARKING EQUIPMENT FOR PROCESSING & PACKAGING INDUSTRIES

Further reinforcing its position at the forefront of laser marking technology, Macsa ID UK Ltd will be highlighting its wide range of advanced coding and marking equipment for the food, pharmaceutical, beverage, personal care and household markets at PPMA Total 2019. Amongst the systems on display will be the company’s compact, lightweight and affordable ICON […]

Multi-functional cell from Wood Automation & Control takes training in robotics and automation to new levels

Addressing the skills shortage within UK manufacturing has become a clear focus at all levels, from Government initiatives, recruitment of apprentices within both small and large companies, and from organisations such as Make UK, who are focused on creating the most supportive environment for UK manufacturers to enable them to thrive, innovate and compete.  As […]

Novel strain measurement tool for structural health monitoring: Leine Linde ESR strain sensor available from Mclennan

New from Leine Linde and available with full support from Mclennan, the ESR strain sensor is measurement concept that offers a novel alternative to conventional strain gauges through improved accuracy, signal quality and especially durability. Particularly suited to large-scale machine structural health tasks where load or force needs to be reliably monitored, the ESR utilises […]

Value Engineered Products’ 490 series pressure switches selected for hydraulic systems safety monitoring on BOOM XB-1 supersonic demonstrator aircraft

Value Engineered Products (VEP), part of the USA-based World Magnetics family, is represented in the UK by Variohm EuroSensor. As a leading manufacturer of high-precision pressure, vacuum and differential switches for the aerospace industry VEP recently announced its supply partnership with the Boom XB-1 Mach-2.2 supersonic demonstrator aircraft.

Dynamic Light Scattering Measurement in High Concentration Solutions

Testa  Analytical Solutions e.K announces a comprehensive new applications study that explains why making Dynamic Light Scattering (DLS) measurements in concentrated solutions is difficult. Dynamic Light Scattering is a widely used and effective technique for measuring the hydrodynamic size of common materials including colloids, nanoparticles, proteins, and polymers. Despite the versatility of this technique, the study discusses two […]

RHODES INTERFORM TO DEMONSTRATE COMPOSITE & METALFORMING EXPERTISE AT ADVANCED ENGINEERING SHOW

Rhodes Interform, a specialist in bespoke composite and metal forming machinery, will be showcasing its expertise in ­superplastic forming and diffusion bonding at the Advanced Engineering Show (NEC, Birmingham 30-31 Oct 2019, Hall 3A – L50.) The company designs, manufactures and installs titanium and aluminium forming cells for leading aerospace and automotive manufacturers worldwide.  This […]

IChemE journals increase in Impact Factor

The Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) has announced an increase in Impact Factors for three of its peer-reviewed chemical engineering journals – with one receiving its first-ever Impact Factor. Impact Factors provide a quantitative measurement of a journal in relation to its competitors. An Impact Factor is based on a ratio of the citations to a […]

Top considerations for building an enclosure

When refining product design, the manufacturer, purchaser and end user will all approach equipment requirements from different perspectives. While the manufacturer may be more concerned with keeping production costs low, the end user will be more interested in the usability and functionality of the final product. Here Simone Bruckner, managing director at power resistor manufacturer […]

Dynamic Light Scattering Measurement in High Concentration Solutions

Testa  Analytical Solutions e.K announces a comprehensive new applications study that explains why making Dynamic Light Scattering (DLS) measurements in concentrated solutions is difficult. Dynamic Light Scattering is a widely used and effective technique for measuring the hydrodynamic size of common materials including colloids, nanoparticles, proteins, and polymers. Despite the versatility of this technique, the study discusses two […]