From 8 to 14 April 2019 NORD DRIVESYSTEMS will be exhibiting at bauma in Munich. This is the world’s leading exhibition for construction and construction material machinery, construction vehicles and construction equipment. NORD drive solutions, from standard geared motors up to heavy industrial gear units, prove their value throughout the world in conveying and logistic […]
VEGA Controls is proud to announce another innovative first for the water sector. They have achieved the first ever WRAS approval of a submersible pressure sensor as a whole device. This means a full product certificate number registration and listing on the WRAS approved product list. The VEGAWELL submersible pressure sensor […]
When a damaged steam turbine rotor needed to be repaired, a power generation plant in Indonesia turned to Sulzer for an expert service. Rather than wait for at least a year for a new rotor from the original equipment manufacturer (OEM), the plant opted for a repair that took only sixteen weeks. This swift and […]
Titan Enterprises has published an updated version of its popular ‘Top 10 Tips for Selecting a Flowmeter’ guide. Available to download from http://www.flowmeters.co.uk/flowmeters-top-tips.php the document provides informative and unbiased guidance to enable you to select the optimum flowmeter technology for your application.
‘Maintenance, repair and operations’ (77%) is the stage in the product life cycle where majority of engineers believe digital twin technology provides the greatest value Contrastingly, ‘finance and procurement’ is the operation experts think will benefit the least from the integration and use of digital twins Engineers rank ‘physical asset’ (71%) as the essential […]
Most network operators will implement 5G New Radio (NR) as an extension of their existing LTE mobile network (NSA). As a result, mobile devices will have to function in both worlds simultaneously. That is why Rohde & Schwarzdeveloped the R&S CMX500, the world’s first radio communication tester for 5G NR that can be seamlessly integrated into an […]
Street Crane, one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of overhead cranes and hoists, has achieved accreditation to Stage 2 with JOSCAR, The Joint Supply Chain Accreditation Register.
China is known to have the largest electronics market in the world. In order for engineers in this industry to benefit from FFF 3D printing, materials need to be ESD safe so that they are suitable for electronics manufacturing. By making print profiles in the Ultimaker Marketplace available with these properties, engineers and designers in […]
The term ‘off-highway’ covers a wide range of machinery and equipment that operate in harsh working environments where dust, water and even chemicals can be prevalent. Suppliers of components destined to work in these unforgiving applications need to offer high quality products that are rigorously tested and fit for purpose.
ins Digital microscopes are excellent tools for evaluating the seed coating application process. When zooming in on the coated seeds, it is easy to determine whether the film coating is evenly distributed and to create photo documentation that can be shared with customers and coworkers
The CSL30 laser coder from Linx Printing Technologies is providing a craft beer start-up with an enhanced coding and marking solution to support its growth. Edinburgh Beer Factory is benefitting from improved codes, reliability, and ease of use from the Linx CSL30, which also has the potential to handle more production and new bottle sizes […]
Ramsdell, UK – 20th February 2019 – Aerotech, provider of high-performance motion control and positioning systems, introduces two high-performance single-axis controllers: the digital XC4 and XC4e PWMs. They are suitable for driving brushed or brushless DC motors as well as moving coil actuators and stepper motors. A special feature besides the position-synchronized outputs (PSO) is the […]
BETHEL, CT, U.S.A., Feb 20, 2019: At March’s SPE ANTEC® 2019 in Detroit, MI, SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals will introduce twelve new Fellows who are being recognized for their contributions to the Society. ANTEC® 2019, the world’s largest technical conference for plastics professionals, will take place May 18-21 at the Marriott Detroit Renaissance, Renaissance Center in […]
For over 40 years Tidyco has maintained its position as the leading supplier of hydraulic and pneumatic products and services to the rail sector. Part of the reason for the company’s success is its unwavering commitment to quality management, which is why it worked with SGS United Kingdom Ltd to achieve ISO 9001:2015 certification.
SHEFFIELD, UK, FEBRUARY 2019 – AMETEK Land, a leader in temperature measurement and combustion emissions, is pleased to appoint Manfred Hayk as the company’s new Global Infrared (IR) Product Manager.
Whilst it is unclear what the exact nature and repercussions of Brexit will be, it’s inevitable that OEMs and their suppliers throughout industry are taking urgent steps to mitigate risks. Disruption is, sadly, a given. So what can we do about it
Land pollution can be a major problem in the UK. Heavy industrial production was once a driving force for our nation’s economy and now many sites pose a major hazard for new construction operations. In 2005, the Environment Agency estimated that up to 325,000 sites might be polluted because of former uses – a huge […]
Over a power range up to 1500 kW, IMfinity® is the latest generation AC motor developed by Leroy-Somer to offer the highest standards to satisfy customer expectation. Designed to deliver high reliability in all installed applications, the IMfinity® range combines tried-and-tested induction motor technology with Leroy-Somer’s recognised drive systems expertise. Extremely robust, the motors are […]
A large component of product assembly involves some threaded parts that need to be accurately screwed together in a process that is repeatable every time. This requires a form of “Intelligent Screwdriver” with position, force and torque feedback in both linear and rotary axes. It also needs to be accomplished at high-speed and act as […]
Why patent data is vital for engineers, manufacturing firms & industry as a whole. All inventions start with an idea, but not every idea will result in an invention or product. How do you decide which ideas to take forward, which ideas are novel, or which ideas your competition are taking to the next step?
AlphaGeo is the sales brand of Geo-4D, providing equipment and software for survey applications, including professional fixed-wing and multi-rotor drones, sensors, survey equipment and software. AlphaGeo has partnered with Stonex to provide specialist survey solutions for multiple applications. Stonex has headquarters in Milan, Italy, and is the world leading company providing bespoke automated machine positioning […]
SADPmini2 and SADPmini2-Ex are the latest Portable Dewpoint Hygrometers to be added to our trusted range of dewpoint hygrometers. Fully designed, built and calibrated by our expert engineers at Alpha Moisture Systems, the instruments are supplied directly from our base in the UK. Our portable dewpoint hygrometers have been the first choice for those who […]
For reliable, heavy duty power supply in extremely harsh environments, choose the Emparro HD from Murrelektronik’s Emparro family. Whether your control cabinet deals with extreme temperatures or is exposed to the natural elements, the Emparro HD will continue to perform to the highest standard. In this article, Wendy McManus spoke to Murrelektronik to learn about […]
Stacking a pallet with your own product is one thing, but the reverse is not so simple. At least not until ifm electronic produced the app with their 3D sensor that does all the hard work. As long as the packages on the pallet are all the same, they can be detected by ifm’s remarkable […]