Europump Holds Virtual Meetings of its Standards and Technical Commissions Amidst Ongoing Covid-19 Restrictions

A key part of Europump’s remit to serve the Europe-wide pump industry is to stage regular meetings of its internal Commissions.  Traditionally these gatherings have been hosted by one of its member organisations, and so have visited numerous European cities over the years.  However, with the current level of Covid induced restrictions, a virtual approach […]

Smarter Social Distancing: Casella Launches Orbi-Trace Smart-Tag to Support Workplace Social Distancing

Workers and businesses have never been more aware of the need for positive occupational hygiene culture than they are as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The challenge industry now faces in reopening is balancing worker health, the concerns of employee and legal and legislative responsibility around operating a ‘Covid secure’ workplace.

The perfect harmony

~ As pressure grows on warehousing, fine tuning motion control will be key to deliver ~ In the wake of COVID-19, an increasing number of logistics professionals are considering new automation technologies in warehouses to improve efficiency and respond to market demands. However, improving control of existing systems is just as important. Here, Stephen Hayes, […]

The Imaging Source – Embedded Vision Camera Modules

In order to efficiently access the performance features of the NVIDIA and Raspberry Pi 4 platforms for embedded vision applications, ALRAD offers The Imaging Source portfolio of MIPI CSI-2 board cameras. Many embedded machine vision applications (especially multi-camera applications) require cable lengths longer than the maximum 20 cm reached with MIPI CSI-2 cameras. Using the […]

Croft Filters – Quality bespoke filtrations solutions with quick turnaround time

Filters are critical components throughout many different supply chains. These include key industries that continue to work hard to meet demand, such as: Food and Drink, Energy and Pharmaceutical. These vital industries are operating at full capacity and a breakdown within their production lines now will have catastrophic effect on delivering their goods to their […]

Can DC motors be used at high temperatures?

Those familiar with the maxon catalogue and technical specification will have noticed that there are specified maximum ambient and winding temperatures for our motors. The majority of DC motors have a maximum ambient temperature between 85⁰C and 100⁰C, and a maximum winding temperature between 100⁰C and 125⁰C.

Corrotherm are delighted to announce the extension of their stock range of Nickel Alloy Pipe in their Uk and European stock facilities alongside the doubling of their Netherlands stock facility.

As a specialised stockist and supplier of seamless pipes, fittings, flanges a in nickel and nickel alloys, the Corrotherm Group has served its customers in some of the world’s most demanding applications for over 27 years. The company specialises in supplying nickel and nickel alloy seamless pipe,, as well as a range of complementary fittings […]

Automation security enhanced with PROFINET’s additional protection measures

From the very beginning, in parallel with the first PROFINET specifications, PI published an extensive security concept, which was further refined and adapted in multiple steps. It was not sufficient simply to protect plant networks and automation components, but more importantly, the used protective mechanisms and concepts should not interfere with the running of production […]

A world’s first @thecrosbygroup

The Crosby Group proudly introduces the world’s first improved high fatigue life shackle to end-users in the offshore mooring sector. The Crosby Group has pioneered a product innovation in the offshore mooring markets with the introduction of the HFL Kenter, a new high fatigue life shackle, under the Crosby Feubo brand. The Crosby Group is […]