The new M-LB-2000 system offers surge protection with nothing more than a loop disconnect function for easy maintenance and commissioning, making it ideal for use in applications that only require a minimal specification. Modules in the M-LB-2000 family – ideal for applications with minimal specifications The M-LB-2000 can also be used as a superior alternative […]
Advanced Engineering is the UK’s largest annual exhibition and conference for advanced manufacturers & supply chain professionals, and is the venue chosen by Reich Drive Systems UK to showcase the latest developments in drive coupling technology for automotive test bench applications, covering combustion, hybrid and electric vehicle testing requirements
Automationware, a leading Italy-based specialist in motion and control technologies, has taken delivery of two large ball screws from NSK that will facilitate the automatic translation of large moulds used in injection moulding machines. NSK developed the special ball screws based on its class-leading HTF technology, a popular solution for injection moulding applications around the […]
HMS Networks now announces Talk2M® Easy Setup, a new configuration wizard within the free-of-charge VPN Client eCatcher. Talk2M Easy Setup only requires a USB drive or an SD card to get an Ewon® Cosy online with the Talk2M secure remote access cloud. Ease of use and ease of maintenance have always been key for the […]
Dr Jenifer Baxter, Head of Engineering, said: “We support the HS2 programme and welcome this review which is an opportunity to look at how the delivery of major rail infrastructure can be improved.
Birmingham-based volume parts manufacturer, Falcon Engineering Productions Limited, has invested in a MecWash Solo 400 aqueous parts washing machine following several recommendations from Machine Tool Manufacturers.
As the exclusive UK distribution partner for Phytron GmbH, we have copied an interesting article below – authored by managing director Dr.-Ing. Robert Stößer which celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing this year and also illustrates the German manufacturer’s significant contribution to the automation of precision instruments deployed on many other […]
While NASA has been testing the role of 3D printing to harden moon dust (regolith) for use in the creation of lunar bases for astronauts for some years, for run of the mill engineers, the accessibility of 3D printable materials has been somewhat restricted – until recently.
Further enhancements have been made to Linx PrinterNet, Linx Printing Technologies’ secure, cloud-based service, enabling increased printer connectivity to its customers.
Are you feeling down right now? With summer drawing to a near close, a new survey from CV-Library, the UK’s leading independent job board, reveals that engineering professionals are feeling the effects of the upcoming seasonal change, with four in ten (39.5%) claiming that work is damaging their mental health.
Production of fully functional air intake prototype reduced from two weeks to just a few hours using Stratasys F900 3D Printer Briggs Automotive Company (BAC), the British manufacturer of the recently launched Mono R, and 3D printing leader, Stratasys, today reveal the impact additive manufacturing is having on the design and production of the latest […]
The CUPRA Concept, the brand’s first all-electric road vehicle creates a true sense of performance pedigree in a purposeful design, creating a bold statement of what the future of personal mobility can be.
An ABB control system is increasing productivity, lowering waste and reducing energy costs for UK cable manufacturer.
A newly accredited motor repair company enhances ABB’s UK coverage while providing OEMs, machine builders and end-users with greater access to products and expertise. Fletcher Moorland Ltd is the latest addition to the ABB Value Provider network as a technical distributor for motors and generators. The company’s formidable expertise in motor repairs and services is […]
In June 2019, the education outreach team from Gloucestershire-based global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, attended the Cheltenham Science Festival for the first time. Renishaw was among other science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) companies who participated in the annual event which aims to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers.
Recently announced by Kollmorgen, the leading provider of motion components and systems, and available with full support through UK distribution partner Heason Technology, the dual axis AKD2G servo drive is set to provide up to 30% more torque performance when used with the newly released AKM2G servo motor. This motion system combination delivers maximum automation […]
The “Smart Process Gating” muting process, which completely forgoes the need for signal-emitting sensors, is based on the MLC safety light curtains from Leuze electronic and is integrated in the MLC 530 SPG model.
Variohm EuroSensor’s SMO3100 series pressure sensors are now available with SIL 2/ PLd functional safety. Aimed at safety-critical pressure measurement tasks for gas and liquids compatible with stainless steel or titanium wetted parts, the new SMO3100 PLd will allow user’s the ability to meet SIL2 functional safety levels on machines and systems. The robust and […]
Recently launched by Phytron GmbH and available from Mclennan – its exclusive UK and Ireland sales partner – the TM StepDrive is designed specifically for the SIMATIC ET 200SP HA distributed and scalable I/O system. The compliance tested microstepping drive is plug and play compatible with the PROFINET-based Siemens PLC, allowing the seamless addition of […]
Empowering Baosteel to Expand its International Market Share Electrolytic tinplate (ETP) is one of high-end products by cold rolling and deep processing, a new type of high-value-added corrosion resistant material. Due to its non-toxicity and excellent corrosion resistance, Electrolytic tinplate has found its wide applications in food packaging, beverage packaging, medical and chemical packaging industries. With […]
Recently launched by the German electronic components manufacturer Würth Elektronik, the TI-PMLK BUCK Würth Elektronik Edition learning kit is aimed at students as well as designers and developers of power supplies to help investigate and evaluate the impact of magnetic components in a buck regulator, namely inductors and transformers. For the engineer the influence of […]
The consistent use of direct current in a data center makes sense. Losses can be massively reduced. On the power side, the IEC has defined the frame with TS 62735-1. Now it is the turn of the device side. AC and DC are supposed to coexist in a transition phase.
Neat as a pin, each brick on the pallet is identical to the next. Deviations at the building site are accepted only within tight tolerances. Standardized measurements are already in demand simply because bricklayers these days rarely lay the vertically perforated bricks with mortar but glue them together with thin-bed mortar as piece work. Balancing […]
More and more industrial equipment is being connected to industrial networks. In 2019, the number of new connected nodes is expected to grow by 10%. Industrial Ethernet and Wireless continue to grow fast, but 2019 also marks the first year of fieldbus decline. These are the main findings in the annual study of the industrial […]
Combining its gyro-equipped inertial measurement units (IMUs) and including a high definition camera and additional sensors, Tamagawa Seiki’s TUG-NAVI ‘Under Ground Navigator’ enables highly precise curvature and inner diameter measurement plus visual inspection for subterranean ducts and boreholes. The sensor and motion control component designer and manufacturer, represented in the UK by Mclennan, developed the […]
RARUK Automation has built its reputation on providing cost-effective, hassle-free automation and its MiR mobile robots for in-house materials transport and logistics have played a major part in this success. The robots’ scope of application has allowed RARUK Automation to expand its customer base into diverse industrial and commercial sectors. This performance earned the company […]
Hydraulically-powered grabs are in use extensively in the energy-from-waste sector as well as with metal recyclers, both of which depend on this vital equipment to provide reliable service every day. The tough working environment means that regular maintenance and repair is essential to keep the business running smoothly.
Gartner predicts 80% of businesses will have closed their conventional data centers within the next six years. That’s why the annual Datacenter Dynamics (DCD) España conference, which took place on May 29 in Madrid, focused on how the future of the data center and cloud infrastructure will be built in Spain. As one of the […]
Delta demonstrates how the IoT is changing data centers and which solutions are best suited for enabling the transformation.
New 12.1” Outdoor Graphite HMI to meet your most demanding sunlight readable applications Red Lion Controls, the global experts in communication, monitoring and control for industrial automation and networking, today announced the release of the addition to the Graphite® series of Human Machine Interfaces (HMI), a new 12.1” Outdoor Graphite HMI to meet your most […]
On 3rd July 2019, the Climate Innovation Forum became the first of a series of regional UK events aimed at promoting innovations designed to solve carbon emission challenges from transport, energy and buildings, while striving for the creation of a zero waste world.
NORD DRIVESYSTEMS goes mobile: With the NORDCON APP and the corresponding “NORDAC ACCESS BT” Bluetooth stick the drive specialist has created a mobile commissioning and service solution for all NORD drives.
The future of production is modular, flexible and autonomous. This requires new systems with decentralised intelligence, which can cope with the increasing complexity of the processes. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS supplies a wide selection of decentralised drive technology with frequency inverters which can be adapted to any required application and can be flexibly integrated into the plant.