The quality team at DKW Engineering is using Bowers Group pistol grip bore gauges to ensure the quality of its machined components. As subcontractors, DKW Engineering receives a constant influx of new jobs in addition to their more regular work. This means that the team is faced with new inspection challenges daily, depending on the […]
Optimised fan-less design delivers whisper-quiet operation Delta, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, presents the new multi-MPPT inverters M15A Flex and M20A Flex with outputs of 16.5kVA and 22 kVA respectively. The new inverters are an extension to the Flex series, with their design concept inherited from the M70A Flex. M15A Flex […]
Leading UK conveyor manufacturer, Advance Automated Systems, will be using this year’s PPMA show to promote a recently launched initiative known as 4Automation. Multi-faceted in creating added-value, 4Automation aims to provide full turnkey solutions for warehouse automation, e-commerce, manufacturing and logistics assignments.
~ How embedded computing is driving safety on the battlefield ~ The advancement of military technology in the past 20 years has reshaped the battlefield. From unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for aerial surveillance and air strikes to unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) for remote reconnaissance, modern warfare is seemingly shifting from primarily ‘boots on the ground’ […]
Leading robotics and automation company, RMGroup, will be using this year’s PPMA show to demonstrate a collaborative cell, consisting of the compact ABB IRB 460 – the world’s fastest palletising robot – together with an omnidirectional platform AGV for automated pallet handling.
Choosing the right shaft collar will impact the security and precision of clamping, not to mention the ease of installation and future maintenance. With a variety of styles and sizes available, whether your requirement is to mount tooling or a gear system, it’s crucial that you choose the right shaft collar for your application needs.
Caparoc is the new individual modular system for overcurrent protection from Phoenix Contact. For international use, all marketable components of the product family are certified with the UL Listed, UL Recognised, and cUL Listed seals of approval. As a result, the products can also be used in North America without problems.
~ Soft starters improve energy efficiency and motors’ performance ~ In Europe, around eight billion electric motors are in operation, which consume nearly half of the continent’s electricity. Owing to the increasingly serious energy crisis and rising energy costs, technologies for reducing motors’ power consumption, like soft starters and variable speed drives (VSD), have become […]
To continue to provide innovative and localised metrology solutions to its customers across the UK and Ireland, industrial metrology provider The Sempre Group, has appointed Jim Mangan as its new managing director. The change in structure will enable The Sempre Group to continue to support its customers by having a business underpinned by great products, knowledgeable […]
Global engineering company, Renishaw, has announced that it has renewed its longstanding sponsorship of Greenpower, an international charity that challenges young people aged nine to 25 to design, build and race electric cars. Renishaw first sponsored Greenpower’s UK Western Region Heat at the Castle Combe Circuit, Wiltshire in 2006 and continued the tradition with its sponsorship […]
While it’s recommended to change the oil in your car at regular intervals, it is possible to drive it longer than the advised distance before having it changed. However, running a temporary genset on a light load or without regular maintenance will inevitably shorten its lifespan and can lead to unscheduled downtime. Here, Dean Harris, […]
Paris and London, 22nd September 2021 – Leading global industrial computing platform provider Advantech has been chosen as one of an elite group of companies to take part in a limited edition publication highlighting 300 years of British leadership.
Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) is one of the most powerful and precise methods of cutting within the manufacturing industry, recently creating a buzz with its impressive capabilities.
Carrier designed a new system to deliver powerful heating and cooling without altering the historic space. An innovative air conditioning solution from Carrier is helping to ensure optimal ventilation and comfort in the historic Raphael Rooms. During a typical summer, the temperature in Rome can soar as high as 104°F/40°C, making the decision to install […]
After receiving a record entry, the finalists for all 16 categories in the Plastics Industry Awards 2021 awards were announced for the first time via an online livestream presentation this morning, Friday 10th September. Over 100 companies and individuals are on the shortlist, including product designers, OEM manufacturers, suppliers, plastics processors, consultants, apprentices and trainees from […]
Machine, automation, tools, controllers, raw materials – an entire optimised production solution customised to medical technology applications featuring comprehensive networking and digital quality control.
Padiham-based Mini Sport Group has been supplying its customers with parts for the iconic classic Mini for over 50 years. Since 2005 many of these parts have been manufactured in-house by group company Motorsport Advanced Developments (MAD).
Good results can only be achieved by using professional tools. Phoenix Contact’s tools are high quality, robust and reliable.
The Dudley, UK factory of The Timken Company supplies the engineered bearings it manufactures into a multitude of industries including mining, food and beverage, pulp and paper, cement, marine and waste water. Recently there has been a significant increase in demand for larger bearings up to 1,200 mm in diameter for use in the construction of wind […]
Protolabs is excited to announce the Future Thinking Oil and Gas panel discussion taking place on 23rd September!
Remote telemetry units (RTUs) help prevent cyber-attacks against critical infrastructure According to Forbes, 2020 broke all records for data lost in breaches and sheer numbers of cyber-attacks on companies, individuals and governments. These threats are also becoming more sophisticated with emerging technologies like machine learning, artificial intelligence and 5G. Fortunately, remote telemetry units (RTUs) allow […]
In September 1999, the Mars Climate Orbiter broke into pieces and burnt up because one person on the project failed to use the metric system. This one measurement mistake caused the failure of a 327.6 million dollar project for NASA and emphasised the importance of accuracy in the sector. Here Mike G John, head of […]
After the deliberations of the 2021 Grand Exhibitor Award jury, which analysed the numerous innovations received, a list of 5 candidates was selected. These 5 innovations have been forwarded to all exhibitors who will vote according to their preference. The winner will be announced on 14 September during the Exhibitor Evening at EPHJ. Geneva, 31 August […]
AMSBIO has launched STEM-CELLBANKER® EX – a next generation cryopreservation product that eliminates the need for the traditional washing steps required in cell therapy product development.
Heilind Electronics is now an authorised distributor for Sensata Technologies – the world’s leading provider of sensor-based solutions for a variety of markets and applications.
Bowers Group is delighted to announce the launch of its brand-new digital external micrometer, the Bowers DigiMic. Brand new for 2021, with a large screen and immediate confirmation of results, the DigiMic offers quick, simple, and highly accurate measurement of both thickness and outside diameters.
BCN3D obtains a key technology as well as expertise for the development of its cloud solutions, remaining dedicated to improving user experience and offering features never before seen on the market CTO and Co-founder of AstroPrint Daniel Arroyo has been appointed Chief Software Officer of BCN3D. Arroyo will lead the joined forces of the BCN3D […]
A new alternative antiviral sanitising solution that is free from alcohol and chemicals is being launched by a Telford hygiene specialist.
The Springboard, supported by @McLarenF1, aims to propel start-ups and entrepreneurs by giving them a platform to share their innovations with thousands of engineering professionals
By Matt Hale, International Sales & Marketing Director, HRS Heat Exchangers Thanks to developments such as Industry 4.0, digitisation, and the cloud, together with improvements in process control and communication technology, it is easier than ever for equipment manufacturers to offer remote assistance and monitoring. The restrictions on travel and face-to-face working imposed the Coronavirus […]
The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) will host the Lifting and Safety in Ports and Maritime event on 26 October 2021 via Zoom. The free to attend event will be joined by Richard Steele from ICHCA International Cargo Handling Coordination Association), as well as LEEA colleagues who will be delving into safety issues surrounding work around […]
The Franco-American start-up Fuzzy Logic announces a €2.5 million seed round of financing from two European DeepTech funds: 42CAP, an industry-specialized German fund based in Munich, and Karista (via the Paris Region Venture Fund), an early-stage VC firm based in Paris.
In its continued effort to provide the most cost-effective tooling solutions available, Seco Tools has announced a new family of flexible, highly productive solid end mills, the Seco JSE510 series. Redesigned to offer the rigidity, chip control and tool life to achieve the lowest possible costs per meter machined in steels, stainless steels, cast iron, […]
Bearings that operate in conditions with a high degree of contamination must offer many attributes. A highly efficient sealing arrangement is priority number one. However, these bearings must also be cost-effective and provide easy, quick and convenient fitting and removal, including the capability to counter any misalignment during assembly. To help meet all of these […]
New technology enables electric buses and other e-transportation power systems to meet and exceed stringent environmental conditions while maximizing efficiency
Despite the coronavirus pandemic and the decline in plant and mechanical engineering, 2020 was a successful business year for Leuze
Designed primarily for ultra-pure water dispensing applications requiring a high degree of cleanliness, clean bore flow measurement devices such as Titan Enterprises’ Metraflow® ultrasonic flowmeter, offer the ideal solution.
The new UPS features reliable protection, cost-effective power with compact footprint and high-level performance Delta, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, today announced the launch of its Ultron HPH series uninterruptible power supplies to the market. The HPH Series provides high AC-AC efficiency of over 96% with an ECO mode to 99% […]
Fortress Technology together with Sparc Systems is celebrating being honoured with the distinguished Lean Manufacturing Award for its new Raptor Combination Metal Detector and Checkweigher food inspection machine.
Delta Electronics, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, will be exhibiting its new solar photovoltaic inverters at Solar Solutions 2021 in Expo Haarlemmermeer from September 28 to 30. Delta will be introducing a series of new inverters, ranging from 15 kW up to 250 kW, offering a complete solution from residential, commercial […]