The next edition of Advanced Engineering, the UK’s largest gathering of engineering professionals, will take place on 3 & 4 November 2021
Multiple functionalities increase test flexibility; reduce cost September 22, 2020 – Clacton-on-Sea, UK – Pickering Interfaces, the leading supplier of modular signal switching and simulation solutions for use in electronic test and verification, today launched its model 41-670, a single module that can function as an LVDT, RVDT or resolver simulator. Occupying just one PXI […]
The latest addition to the range of temperature sensing products from sensing and instrumentation specialists BAUMER is the TER8, a compact sensor based on RTD (Resistance Temperature Detection) technology. These front-flush, low-invasive resistance thermometers are specially designed for applications which demand optimum measurement accuracy combined with the need to meet stringent hygienic standards.
Versatile switching regulators are drop-in replacements for LMxx devices LONDON, UK, 22 September 2020 – RS Components (RS), a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global omni-channel solutions partner for industrial customers and suppliers, has added the new TRACO Power TSR-WI Series of non-isolated POL (point of load) DC/DC converters to its product […]
What prompted an independent Wi-Fi provider to choose a DC-UPS for its applications? Progetto8 is a company founded by 3 technicians who, were able to understand the necessity for a reliable wireless network in remote and rural areas. These remote or rural areas are not seen as financially attractive to the larger corporate players, but Pregetto8, […]
New water meters are making a splash in the DMS product range. The highly precise Italian water range has been added to our comprehensive portfolio. Maddalena water meters have been counting since 1919, manufactured in Italy, they pride themselves on high quality and precision.
In most westernised economies, food processors document all potential product risks, including naturally occurring hazards. To facilitate this automated reporting, Fortress Technology’s metal detectors offer secure, flexible logging of data capture, as well as a range of Industry 4:0 solutions to support track and trace.
Herga Technology is proud to announce that its Modular Base System has successfully gained UL- and IEC- 60601-1 medical product approval. In combination with Herga’s best-in-class medically approved electrical and Bluetooth® footswitches and puckswitches, this building-block platform now provides a globally unique solution for multipedal medical equipment footswitch selection and purchase. Renamed for medical switching […]
Gloucestershire based engineering technologies company, Renishaw, recently hosted free virtual science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) workshops for key stage two and three children to give students more opportunities to gain hands-on engineering experience. The children had the opportunity to take online courses on 3D printing and coding with Scratch to help them gain new […]
Available from NSK is a range of deep groove ball bearings adapted to the specific requirements of servomotors. Thanks to the development of special greases and a highly effective, low-friction seal, NSK solutions overcome the limitations of conventional electric motor bearings when used in servomotor applications.
A new independent study demonstrates Porvair Sciences proprietary pipette filter tips have greater than 99% Bacterial Filtration Efficiency (BFE) even at an increased challenge level. The independent test procedure employed was modified from a standard BFE procedure, based upon ASTM F2101, in order to employ a more severe challenge than would be experienced in normal use.
A recent £2.5m investment in its new CNC machining shop is paying off for Alucast, with the new technology paying a pivotal role in helping it secure new contracts in the electrification sector. The UK’s leading independent aluminium foundry is using its increased 5-axis capability and MagmasoftÒ casting simulation to develop and produce a range […]
UK manufacturers are advised to ensure robust safety checks, as well as competency assessments for staff, are carried out, before restarting machinery that has been left idle due to lockdown restrictions or social distancing because of the coronavirus pandemic, suggests Euchner, a leading specialist in safety engineering. As the economy starts to recover and factories […]
Primary school students invited to explore the wonder of flight, free of charge Primary schools across the UK are being invited to join a half-day virtual STEM workshop, free of charge. The event, provided through a collaboration between the STEM education charity, The Smallpeice Trust, and the RAF is aimed at Key Stage 2 pupils, […]
New fine-finishing face mill for cast iron exceeds highest surface requirements Kennametal has introduced a new face milling platform for cast iron applications, the KCFM 45. With fixed and adjustable pocket seats, the new milling cutter provides the option for semi-finishing as well as fine-finishing applications, exceeding the highest surface quality requirements. With carbide, ceramic […]
The new REDEL 2 production site, at 400m from the main site (St-Croix, Switzerland), was officially inaugurated on 3rd September 2020.
Yamazaki Mazak has unveiled a new high-accuracy simultaneous 5-axis vertical machining centre, the VARIAXIS C-600, suitable for a wide range of sectors, including the aerospace and automotive markets. The C-600, which is the successor machine to the highly successful VARIAXIS j-600/5X, is being marketed at a highly attractive price point to provide a high performance […]
Brady Corporation offers new RFID Temperature Labels that enable wireless temperature reading and monitoring for a wide range of devices, equipment, machines, racks, cables, and structures. The flexible, temperature-sensing smart labels can be applied to almost any surface to support informed, proactive decision-making.
AUSTIN, Texas – Sep. 21, 2020 – Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leading provider of silicon, software and solutions for a smarter, more connected world, announces a collaboration with Amazon to support Amazon Sidewalk, a shared network created by neighbors who share a small portion of Wi-Fi bandwidth to help their devices work better at home […]
TANIOBIS and Alloyed collaborate to develop titanium and refractory alloy metal powders. (21st September 2020; London, UK & Goslar, Germany) Alloyed and TANIOBIS are pleased to announce that the companies are working collaboratively to identify, develop, produce, and implement innovative high quality titanium and refractory alloy metal powders for advanced manufacturing applications, including additive manufacturing […]
As a branch of AKRO-PLASTIC GmbH, BIO-FED is the specialist for innovative and application-oriented biocompounds. The product portfolio under the trade name M·VERA® is constantly being expanded with new products. Depending on the requirements profile, these compounds are either biodegradable in various environments or suitable for long-term use – and completely or partially made from […]
For Tebis, CAM automation is a key principle for effective and efficient CNC programming whilst improving machining quality, efficiency and safety. One of the features that supports CAM automation with Tebis CAD/CAM is the use of NCSets. Andrew Walters, Application Engineer of Tebis UK, explains why you need Tebis CAM automation with NCSets: “In Tebis, […]
Having sold numerous machines of its kind to major manufacturers all over the world, Shemesh Automation has recently bolstered its flagship monoblock round wipes packer, the XPANDER with a host of improvements and upgrades. The XPANDER is a robust, fully automatic, servo driven vertical index machine. It is specifically designed as a single block for […]
We’ve sat down for a Q&A with SAMS Limited Operations and training Director Lee Sadd to see how his health and safety training company have dealt with educating people and companies on a variety of courses.
New development partnership with Bosch Automotive Steering Intelligent mechatronic Rear Wheel Steering system delivers improved ride comfort and safety as well as superior energy efficiency Matthias Zink: “A key milestone in our journey to becoming the technology partner of choice for chassis systems”
What’s the craziest law you have ever heard of? In Sweden, it’s illegal to complain about lack of sunlight during the winter months. Bizarrely, it is also illegal to be drunk inside a British pub. Some rules are made to be broken, but in pharmaceutical manufacturing, the rules aren’t lenient. Here, Giuseppe Menin Industry Manager […]
Increased part size now available together with extended capacity. (18th September 2020. London, UK) 3DPRINTUK, an experienced service provider of polymer powder bed fusion (PBF) 3D printing processes for manufacturing applications, has further invested in 3D printing equipment that greatly increases its capacity to meet the corresponding increase in demand from its growing customer base […]
The partnership between FPT Industrial and Aprilia Racing Team, which began last July, is spotlighted in a double interview with representatives of the two brands, who are united by a passion for racing, speed and engine performance, as well as profound commitment to the technological pursuit of excellence.
Strainsert’s load cells, load pins, and other force sensing components and systems find use in a wide variety of measurement tasks across a wide range of industries. All applications require uncompromising levels of quality and reliability but none more so than the aerospace sector. Strainsert has a comprehensive standard product offering but characteristically for the […]
Businesses are still choosing to run equipment to failure Many plate heat exchangers are labelled ‘unfit for duty’ COVID-19 has exacerbated issues Keeping a plate heat exchanger (PHE) clean has a wealth of benefits for companies and should be seen as ‘low hanging’ fruit towards reaching global sustainability goals New whitepaper outlines why ‘run to […]
~ As manufacturers embrace Industry 4.0, the question of where to store all that data is becoming more and more difficult to answer ~ Modern manufacturing has become very data intensive, which has made choosing where to store data critically importance. Here Neil Ballinger, head of EMEA at automation equipment supplier EU Automation, explains the […]
A leading global provider of visual solutions, today announces that its ViewBoard IFP70 Interactive Display series has been certified by Microsoft as Windows Collaboration Displays (WCD). Among displays certified by WCD, the IFP70 series is the only one with a display size up to 86 inches. The ViewBoard IFP70 series is certified as an ideal […]
Acoustic imaging, or the ability to see ultrasonic sound, has emerged as an effective method for manufacturing and utility organizations to locate compressed air leaks or the existence of partial discharge (PD). It enables professionals to conduct more frequent predictive maintenance routines, to help provide a crucial first warning of impending electrical/mechanical failure that could […]