~ Recab UK adds the newly launched MIRO router to its product line ~ Embedded computing and connectivity specialist, Recab UK, is now offering the newly released MIRO router from INSYS icom. The router is highly compact and brings the class-leading features of the existing range to a new, affordable price point.
~ Global cricket ball manufacturer uses automation with a vision system for efficiency and upskilling ~ Under the laws of cricket, it is illegal for players to rub any substance other than saliva and sweat onto the ball, let alone scuffing it with their fingernails. Similarly, strict rules apply to the manufacturing of cricket balls. […]
The UK’s first App dedicated to the identification of chain continues to be a popular tool for engineers five years after it was first launched.
A prestigious innovation award has been presented to patent and trade mark attorneys at Forresters for the work they have done supporting businesses during the pandemic.
~ New backpressure steam turbine among largest in sector ~ WEG, the global electronic machines supplier, will supply the largest backpressure steam turbine and the largest four-pole generator in the Brazilian sugar-energy industry for Cerradão power plant. This is considered the world’s largest backpressure turbine in the sugar-energy sector.
SICK has reimagined the industrial light stack as a versatile and customisable Smart Light Tower that can be easily set up with a wide range of parameters to communicate the real-time operational and maintenance status of machinery.
The phrase “a stitch in time saves nine” means sorting out a problem immediately to prevent more serious issues occurring down the line. Monitoring diesel fuel in a generator set or any power solution is a prime example of this — if contaminants, like bacteria in the engine, go undetected, it can severely impair engine […]
Unterschleißheim (Germany), October 21, 2021. Moxa Europe GmbH and Crosser, a pioneer in edge analytics for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), announce their cooperation. Together, Crosser’s edge analytics platform and Moxa’s reliable network, connectivity and edge computing solutions will help manufacturing companies to connect their devices to offer better collaboration between systems, processes, and […]
New CEO Holger Ruban: “Let’s continue to drive forward the success story”. It is a balance sheet to be proud of: Only 18 months after the takeover by AURELIUS, Distrelec Group is about to have the most successful financial year in the company’s history. For the current year, the retailer of electronic and technical components […]
From 10 to 12 November 2021, the FMB trade fair once again brings together machine manufacturers and their suppliers. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be on site as an exhibitor in Bad Salzuflen (North Rhine-Westphalia) presenting the innovative DuoDrive geared motor, the energy-efficient IE5+ synchronous motor, the new decentralised NORDAC ON frequency inverter as well as the […]
~ Contributing to the improvement of Mercedes-Benz’s electric mobility project ~ Leading automation manufacturer, WEG has recently supplied ultra-fast charging stations and related products for the energy distribution infrastructure of the new Mercedes-Benz bus manufacturing plant. The plant is based in São Bernardo do Campo, state of São Paulo in Brazil.
Top award for Clean TeQ Water’s unique bacteria-based process to remove harmful nitrogen compound Saudi Aramco scoops two awards IChemE Malaysia Awards winner secures trophy in the global competition View the full winners list below
IONA is a network of sensors and software that can simultaneously capture alignment data from industrial robots and other points of interest, be that the work piece, fixture or cell datums. Using IONA, engineers can monitor the performance of automated systems and ensure they are performing consistently in accordance with the simulated or programmed intent. […]
Industry standard jack sockets for audio, musical instruments, communications, data and instrumentation
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The ongoing pandemic has increased the demand for critical cleaning of oxygen components and services to treat patients with the Covid-19 symptoms. The need for respirators and installation of new and extended oxygen systems in hospitals, clinics and care homes with the provision of ancillary pressure reduction and delivery systems has led to a massive […]
The LEEA Awards 2021 finalists have been announced, following the judges working through a hugely impressive trove of outstanding entries. The winners will be announced during the ‘party of the year’ at the prestigious Grosvenor Hotel, Park Lane, London on the evening of 5 November 2021.
“You Enjoy The Event. We Bring The Power”. This is the slogan chosen by FPT Industrial to celebrate its role as Official Technical Partner of the final of the Red Bull Half Court, the world 3×3 street basketball tournament, hold at the Scalo San Lorenzo Playground in central Rome on 16 October.
At Lab Innovations 2021* – Porvair Sciences will showcase its extensive range of consumables and instruments for improving workflow in life science laboratories.
~ Specialist whitepaper explores improving utilities data strategies ~ Novotek UK and Ireland, a specialist in industrial automation and data management software for utilities, has released a new whitepaper explaining how utilities operators can improve their network performance with better data strategies. The whitepaper, Enhancing data management in utilities, is currently available from Novotek’s Ideas […]
Sandvik Coromant has unveiled a new machining method that enables controlled chip breaking in thread turning applications. Launched within the existing CoroPlus® Tool Path software, OptiThreading™ is a new software module that will help manufacturers overcome one of the most significant issues within thread turning — the risk of chip jams and their associated downtime.
Medical conditions such as meningitis, an infection of the protective membranes that surround the brain and spinal cord, can be very serious if not treated quickly. Medical testing provides doctors with the clarification needed to administer the best treatment — fast. Here Stewart Goulding, managing director of precision drive system supplier, EMS, explores how medical […]
The Breathe London pilot project ran over two years from October 2018; monitoring and characterising air quality across one of the world’s major cities. With over 100 AQMesh ‘pods’ located across the city, the Breathe London partners were, for the first time, able to provide hyperlocal detail on London’s air quality. At the end of […]
Heilind signs global agreement with Sensata-Crydom, expanding presence in solid state relay market. Heilind is now an authorised distributor for Sensata-Crydom – a leading solid state relay (SSR) manufacturer.
CKF Systems will be sharing the latest technology and solutions available to increase productivity, reduce overheads and give added flexibility on their Stand 608 at the Robotics and Automation Exhibition on the 2nd and 3rd November 2021 at the Coventry Building Society Arena.
Ranger Lifting, a Sydney-headquartered lifting, rigging, and height safety equipment supplier, has unveiled another notable recruitment as it looks to execute ambitious expansion plans in Victoria.
A report by Adamas Intelligence predicts that if the global rare earth industry continues to exploit these resources in the same way, in three to five years demand will outgrow supply. This is worrying news for manufacturing, as a scarcity of rare earths would affect the production of high-tech products like electric vehicles and robots. […]
A £70m global investment is set to help boost production capacity for 3M Commercial Solutions Division’s clients in the UK.
Based at Kootstertille in the Netherlands, the Stertil Group has begun the next phase of a huge investment programme in its global facilities with a $7.5 million two acre expansion. The investments are a result of the continuing success and popularity of products from Stertil Group businesses with the extension scheduled to be completed by […]
Certified functional safety solution from Microchip accelerates the development and certification of automotive safety applications
By Matt Hale, International Sales & Marketing Director, HRS Heat Exchangers According to The Vegan Society, the plant-based milk market in the UK was worth more than £230 million in 2019 – around 15% of the European market1, and the value of the market is predicted to more than double by 2025.
A leading aircraft manufacturer has selected Sensata’s new autothrottle assembly for its flagship light jet aircraft. Sensata’s solution reduces pilot workload, enhances flight safety and convenience, and works seamlessly with the flight controls and decks from many suppliers.
The bearings used in continuous casting machines have to endure arduous operating conditions that include high temperatures, heavy loads, ultra-low speeds, water/water vapour and scale. As a result, bearing failures such as wear, flaking and fracture are commonplace, prompting increasing numbers of steel manufacturing plants to adopt NSK SWR (Super Wear Resistant) spherical roller bearings. […]
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TREND Networks has expanded its fibre testing range with seven affordable new products in the FiberMASTER series. A simple handheld OTDR, PON OTDR, Power Meter and Light Source, and Inspection Probe will enable cable installers to get the dependable test results needed, while saving time on training, and thousands of pounds.
FPT Industrial is taking part in EIMA International 2021, the International Agricultural and Gardening Machinery Exhibition being held in Bologna (Italy) from 19 to 23 October. For this very important occasion, which will finally see the return of large audiences, the Brand will be showcasing its roadmap to enable an easy and feasible energy transition, […]
SIFER 2021 Stand 1-230 Key points: Nominal current range 10 A / 30 A / 50 A; DC, AC and pulsed standardized 4-20 mA out split core design for retrofit several mounting accessories or individual assembly (e.g. DIN-rail) 6,0 kV insulation test voltage (50 Hz / 1 min) Compliant with IRIS-regulation in railways
Airpes has led the collaborative design of a grab for handling steel or aluminum coils in semi- and fully-automated electric overhead traveling (EOT) crane applications.
~ Batteries are the weak link in the sustainability chain ~ Electric vehicles (EVs) have been heralded as the answer to transportation’s sustainability issues, providing a scalable solution for the notoriously difficult-to-decarbonise sector. However, there’s one key component that needs some work if EVs are to become a completely sustainable method of transport — the […]
One of the UK’s leading independent system integrators has created 16 new jobs ahead of the official launch of its new smart building in Telford.