StocExpo postponed to June 2021

  London, 4 December 2020: StocExpo, the leading tank storage event, has been postponed from March 2021 to 29 June – 1 July 2021 in a decision made in consultation with the community. The live show and associated awards, which regularly attracts key visitors and exhibitors from across the industry’s biggest, best and most innovative […]

SENTRY G3 – TAKING MACHINERY PROTECTION TO THE NEXT LEVEL

The ability for plant engineers to rapidly identify abnormal conditions and better manage the dynamic behaviour of their rotating plant with proven, flexible and easy-to-install monitoring systems has never been more important. With this in mind machine monitoring specialists SENSONICS has continually developed and refined its successful Sentry G3 machinery protection system which provides outstanding […]

48V 4kW power supply accepts an industrial 350 to 528Vac 3-phase delta or WYE input

TDK Corporation (TSE 6762) announces the addition of a 48V, 83.3A 4kW output power supply to TDK-Lambda’s TPS series. The TPS4000-48 operates from an industrial three-phase input. It can automatically run from 400, 440, or 480Vac nominal delta or WYE inputs, without wiring changes or the need for large, costly step-down transformers. This industrial grade […]

Active capacitive measurement system with integrated preamplifier offers flexible cable lengths up to 15m for automation, machine building and robotics

  Precision sensor supplier Micro-Epsilon has launched an active capacitive measurement system that incorporates a preamplifier within the sensor head to directly boost the signal. This provides end users with greater flexibility for cable routing and movement, especially  in industrial automation, robotics, semiconductor production and machine building applications.

WiFi-FREE AMR COMMUNICATION ENSURES EFFICIENT AUTOMATED HANDLING 

As most robotic conveyor transport solutions on the market today rely on wifi communication for their operation, any instability in the connection can cause operational inefficiency.  A new introduction from RARUK Automation for its range of MiR autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) eliminates this risk. Developed by ROEQ, GuardCom uses proven sensor-based technology innovatively to remove […]

Advantech Launches Palm-Sized AIMB-U233 Industrial Motherboard for Smart Applications with Limited Space

      02nd December 2020 – Advantech, a leading provider of industrial motherboards, is proud to release its AIMB-U233 palm-sized motherboard aimed at smart applications. As the first Core i platform in Advantech’s UTX motherboard family, AIMB-U233 inherits the highly functional small form factor design powered by powerful 8th generation Intel® Core™ processors (i3-8145UE […]

Adapting to meet renewable energy targets: Technology making Britain go green

According to the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT), Britain is capable of generating 100 per cent of its energy supply from clean sources or carbon neutral back-ups. In an environment increasingly reliant on renewables, Martyn Williams, managing director of industrial software provider COPA-DATA UK, explains how energy managers can adopt new technologies to better manage […]

Bowers Group Attains Made in Britain Membership with Baty and Bowers Brands

Bowers Group is delighted to announce it has attained a Made in Britain accreditation, awarded to both the Bowers and Baty International brands. Specialising in high-precision metrology equipment, UK-based Bowers Group is a respected global leader in the field of measurement, not only championing the best in quality measurement tools, but also in British manufacturing.

Apple producer picks Brillopak to automate packing facility

A complete end-of-line automation project with Brillopak has seen Adrian Scripps, Tesco’s top apple supplier, triple productivity per head. The project saw Brillopak install two PAKStations, four UniPAKer robotic crate packing systems, four Crate DESTAKers, two bale arm closers, four vertical accumulation units and three robotic palletisers. Thanks to this investment, Adrian Scripps has tripled […]

JENACT UV PROTECTS EMPLOYEES AND ENSURES BUSINESS CONTINUITY WITH NEW GRU-V® JET CEILING MOUNTED UV AIR DISINFECTION SYSTEM

Designed for treating high volumes of air with UV-C light providing a significant dose to kill 99.99% of airborne SARS-CoV-2 in a single pass Food processing plants and other industrial manufacturing facilities can help protect employees from the on-going threat of Coronavirus and ensure business continuity during the pandemic with JenAct UV’s (www.jenact.co.uk) exciting new […]

ATS CRANES equips the pumping station of the ISF project in Qatar with VERLINDE jib cranes

ATS CRANES, official Verlinde distributor in Qatar, supplied two motorized 1.25 tonne jib cranes for the maintenance of the drinking water pumping station of the gigantic ISF (Internal Security Forces) camp project in Qatar. ATS CRANES is the official distributor of VERLINDE Lifting Equipment in Qatar. Associated with various brands of slings and cables, power […]