To engage fully with this specialist community and increase knowledge of and access to markets for Cryogenic Cables and Systems Intelliconnect (Europe) Ltd, has become a member of the British Cryogenics Council in order to extend the market reach of its cryogenic cables and components and to participate in the rapid development of this growing […]
Another success in challenging applications Castle Environmental is a leading supplier of specialist waste treatment, recycling and disposal services, handling in excess of 250,000 tonnes of waste each year. They operate three fully permitted sites in the UK and are proud to be ISO 14001 and ISO 9002 accredited. One type of waste processed at […]
As the world’s largest exporter of manufactured goods, many companies rely on China to provide them with cost-efficient products. However, should we be looking to smaller countries to provide high quality products at low prices? Here, Jonathan Wilkins, marketing director at obsolete industrial parts supplier, EU Automation, explores the role of countries emerging as leaders […]
With the acquisition of its long-standing software partner Comara GmbH, tooling expert Walter is reinforcing its decision to strive for further growth in the digital sector and build on the company’s Engineering Kompetenz. As Walter AG President, Mirko Merlo, states: “This is a key strategic step towards expanding our digital portfolio and further developing our […]
Dozens of engineers recently saw for themselves the Starrag Bumotec s191 linear CNC multi-function turn-mill centre’s capabilities for profitable one-hit machining of small workpieces when the machine was put through its paces at the AMRC with Boeing Centre in Sheffield.
Global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, has collaborated with leading designer and manufacturer of automatic juicers, Zumex, to facilitate a faster development cycle and cut third party costs. Renishaw supplied a 5/01 PLC vacuum casting machine, as well as tailored machine training, so that Zumex could produce prototypes for its innovative juicer designs faster than ever […]
The product family now includes the size 80 cc to help machine builders address a wider range of applications Moog (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) – a designer and manufacturer of high performance motion control products, solutions, and services, enlarged its product range of Electrohydrostatic Pump Units (EPU) with the EPU size 80cc in order to […]
Trace Software International (TSI)- successful company with 30 years of experience in the development of software solutions for electrical engineering and with a unique expertise in the design of electrical installations- is glad to announce its strategic alliance with CIRCUTOR.
TC Facilities Management, who provide a range of FM services to some of the UK’s most recognisable companies and Remploy, the UK’s leading disability employment specialist have won the Partners in CSR (Charitable and Social Enterprise) category at the highly respected Premises and Facilities Management awards 2017.
‘It’s not rocket science,’ people often say when describing how easily a problem might be solved. But cryogenic, ice hardening technology, used by NASA and other space agencies to develop rocket fuel, is now being used to manufacture stainless steel screwdrivers. Previously, stainless steel hard enough for industrial or construction applications has been too brittle […]
Recently launched by KEYENCE, the new VHX-6000 series digital microscope integrates next-generation adaptive multi-lighting, advanced auto-focussing and high-definition imaging in an all-in-one system that will streamline and simplify quality inspection across all industries. Building upon the success of its well proven VHX series microscope line and following close attention to customer feedback, KEYENCE has unveiled […]
Industry: Noun. ‘Economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories’. (Oxford Dictionaries) A brief definition representing such a broad range of industries it is very difficult to grasp the full range of activities that it covers. Plus from all of those activities come an even larger number of […]
OKK’s HM1600 horizontal machining centre lays claim to having the largest workpiece capacity in its class while combining power with speed, three spindle options and a precision machining capability. The 50 tonne machine has high orders of rigidity and incorporates a hybrid 4th axis table.
Resolve Optics reports that a leading global nuclear systems integrator has ordered a second batch of its Model 357 non browning zoom lens. This unique lens is designed to provide true high definition (HD) quality images over an unrivalled 10x zoom range.
From September 2018 the University of Hertfordshire will deliver higher level training to tomorrow’s engineers with a new degree apprenticeship programme. The University is launching the new apprenticeship programme as part of Tomorrow’s Engineers Week, running 6 – 10 November 2017.
By Matt Hale, International Sales and Marketing Director, HRS Heat Exchangers Aseptic filling, packing and processing are at the heart of many modern food, beverage and pharmaceutical operations. Despite this, the availability of increasingly effective and autonomous aseptic filling machinery means that the actual principles are not always understood, resulting in wrongly specified equipment which […]
Baumüller has developed a compact drive system for a multifunctional municipal vehicle Baumüller has developed a compact drive system with a very high level of energy efficiency for a fully electric municipal vehicle. The vehicle is designed in series production for a speed of up to 80 km/h and has a range of 100 kilometers.
Lens design and manufacture specialists – Resolve Optics have been slowly expanding their efforts on social media over the past few years and have now expanded their activity with a new release that brings together all their channels into one place.
Fortune favours the brave, so they say, and there’s no doubt that GCH Precision Engineering is reaping the rewards of investing in a Hyundai-Wia heavy-duty, large-capacity CNC turning machine. After realising that OEMs across a number of industries were struggling to locally source (within Scotland) large-capacity machining for primarily complex parts requiring milling as well […]
RED Engineering has appointed a senior executive to oversee the development and expansion of its specialist test services business. Brian Valentine joins the UK-based firm as a business developer, where he will be targeting customers in core offshore oil and gas, renewables and nuclear decommissioning sectors requiring advanced test services and supporting technologies. He will […]
Three-day event helps reinforce common vision for delivering unrivalled service levels on a global basis Loma Systems (www.loma.com;+44 (0) 1252 893300) – leading manufacturer of advanced metal detectors, checkweighers and X-ray inspection equipment for the global food and pharmaceutical industries – recently hosted a three-day Global Service Management Conference at its head office in Farnborough, […]
Used in thousands of industrial and medical laser installations, the Titan Enterprises 800 Series turbine flowmeter is a trusted monitoring device that ensures accurate and repeatable long-term operation. There are many applications of industrial and medical lasers. Whether used for cutting, welding, micro-machining, cosmetic or eye surgery – lasers generate a significant amount of heat.
~ Sensors in industrial plant equipment maintenance ~ Kettles sense when water is boiled, burglar alarms sense movement and vehicles sense the speed at which they’re moving. Without sensors, the world would be very different. However, they’re not just important for everyday life. Here, Jonathan Wilkins, marketing director of obsolete industrial parts supplier, EU Automation, […]
Trescal, the international specialist in calibration services, announces the acquisition of Teclabor Ltda., a calibration services provider based in Recife (Brazil). This is the third acquisition in Brazil, expanding Trescal’s geographical footprint to the State of Pernambuco. This acquisition has been completed with the support of Ardian, Trescal’s majority shareholder.
The world’s nations meet today for the 23rd annual Conference of parties (COP23), under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn, Germany. Ahead of the talks, IChemE’s Energy Centre has welcomed the publication of the UK Government’s Clean Growth Strategy. The document, described as ‘an ambitious blueprint for Britain’s low carbon future’, […]
When a standard rolling bearing is installed in agricultural machinery, the prospects of long service life are fairly poor. For this reason, most high-end OEMs in the agricultural industry rely on customer- and application-specific rolling bearings from NSK. Agri Disc Hubs and Large Hubs are characterised by greatly extended service life under harsh agricultural operating […]
Valencia’s Faculty of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences has chosen solutions from Vivitek for its audiovisual equipment refresh Ease of installation, an excellent price/performance ratio, reliability and extensive warranty were just some of the criteria that Sound & Systems, the authorized partner selected to perform the installation, presented as its reasons for choosing Vivitek projectors […]
FLIR Systems has announced the FLIR identiFINDER® R440, the latest addition to its identiFINDER R-Series handheld radiation detection product line. The FLIR identiFINDER R440 provides users one hand operability, rapid detection, and highly accurate identification during survey missions and secondary screening operations.
Integrated line control and CNC processes brings flexibility and increased productivity to today’s manufacturing lines OMRON Corporation (HQ: Shimogyo-Ku, Kyoto. CEO: Yoshihito Yamada) announced the global release in October of its new NJ/NY-series CNC Integrated Controllers that boost the productivity of processing machines for manufacturing lines.
Northern Ireland based ConveyorTek Ltd has received the prestigious 2017 Materials Handling Engineers Association (MHEA) ‘Innovation Excellence Award’ for its newly launched conveyor metal detector. The Company, which designs and manufactures bespoke conveyor solutions and metal separation technologies, was among five winners at the awards function in Eastwood Hall hotel in Nottingham. The awards ceremony took place […]
Delta, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, announced today its innovative and varied portfolio of smart green solutions, designed to enable higher efficiency in a wide range of industrial applications and energy infrastructure, will be featured at Solar & Storage Live 2017, the UK’s largest fair dedicated to renewable energy. A state-of-the-art […]
Reliable sensing, measuring stability and accuracy, along with the speed and change of direction of rotation in heavy duty machinery presents tough challenges and it’s where the BAUMER MAGRES range of magnetic absolute encoders excel. Heavy duty industrial applications like utility vehicles, cranes, wind energy plants, steel and metal processing require accurate, efficient and reliable components and Magres absolute encoders are ideal for […]
Camille Bauer Metrawatt AG has combined, for the first time, the functionality of a highly accurate measurement device for heavy current applications with the capabilities of an integrated programmable logic controller. With this solution, closely coupled automation tasks can be carried out directly and flexibly by programmable logic. The advantage is evident. With this 2-in-1 […]
The STERISAFE-Pro communicates wirelessly with the operator outside the contaminated room. STERISAFE-Pro is a disinfection robot from the Danish company INFUSER. It disinfects surfaces in any given room – for example patient rooms, operating theatres or hotel rooms – removing up to 99,9999% of pathogens. The robot fills the designated room with an Ozone-based biocide […]
Energy transition, climate change, renewable or alternative energies, decentralized energy feeding, reduction of CO2 emissions, energy saving, smart cities etc. are the types of challenge that Camille Bauer Metrawatt AG has to address again and again as a manufacturer of high quality heavy current measurement technology. As well as this, recent scandals about the manipulation […]
When it comes to cleaning there is no more environmentally friendly solution than using water. When directed precisely at a surface under high pressure, water is a highly effective cleaning medium and has proven to be the perfect solution for many industrial applications.
Walter Ewag UK reports the “best ever EMO” after orders valued at more than Euros 30 million were placed at the show for Walter and Ewag tool grinders/eroders, and Walter tool measurement machines. The record order intake for more than 100 machines does not include orders taken for the other United Grinding Group brands exhibited.
Hannover. Growing urbanization and the associated increases in emission concentrations are major challenges that call for sustainable vehicle systems and tailored mobility solutions. The Energy show at HANNOVER MESSE is putting these trends and challenges front and center with a new display area called “Electric Transportation Systems”. The new showcase provides a holistic perspective on cutting-edge […]
In one of its most complex, largest and innovative projects to date, Pacepacker has more than doubled the output for a world leading hand hygiene supplier by automating the case erection, loading and palletising tasks previously performed manually.
Following on from two successful process automation projects, TF Automation was commissioned to provide a solution to automate a time consuming parts-handling manual process for a world leading manufacturer of fasteners supplying the aerospace industry.