The Spray People Group (SPG) is pleased to announce the launch of its new group website The group site, which is in both English and French, brings together SPG’s five business divisions, each of which supplies different niche products and solutions to a broad range of industries, underpinned by expert, efficient and friendly service.

FlexTop 2212 and 2222 flexible universal temperature transmitters for improved user friendliness

With the new generation of universal temperature transmitters, FlexTop 2212 and 2222, Baumer is expanding its proven range of products. With integrated micro-USB port, automated cable compensation and a fast sampling time of less than 50 ms, it stands out from other commercially available products and is also suitable for demanding applications in a wide […]

Dawn of a new generation

KOLLMORGEN at sps ipc drives: automation solutions for autonomous systems and intelligent production applications. The second generation is coming. KOLLMORGEN will be at the sps ipc drives trade fair in Nuremberg, where they will showcase drive solutions strongly influenced by digitalization – based around its AKD2G servo drives and AKM2G servo motors. At Stand 250 in Hall 3, […]

Emerson’s New Ultrasonic Welding Platform Meets Challenges of Critical Small Plastic Part Assembly

IIoT-enabled Branson GSX Platform provides precise control for faster, repeatable, high quality welding of intricate components Emerson has launched a new generation of ultrasonic welders that support the growing demand for the assembly of smaller and more intricate plastic components. The Branson GSX Ultrasonic Welding Platform is an advanced and intuitive flexible joining solution, designed […]

Elmo Motion Control doubles the power for miniature servo drive range: Credit card-sized servo drive for high-power and high-performance distributed motion control

Recently announced by Elmo Motion Control (Elmo), the Double Gold Twitter miniature servo drive delivers up to 160 A continuous current at 80 V DC from an ultra-small PCB mounted package. As a UK distribution partner for the global market leader of advanced motion solutions, Heason Technology can supply the drive as a component with […]

Dual redundant angle position sensing for safety critical tasks: Dynali’s ultralight helicopter includes Variohm Euro XPD series Hall Effect angle sensors

The Dynali Helicopter Company, based in Thines – Belgium, designs and manufactures the H3 EasyFlyer Sport ultralight helicopter. The market leading two-seater microlight helicopter offers affordable pricing for both for purchase and operation and is aimed at utility, flight training and leisure use. As part of the sensing and measurement equipment on board the H3, […]

Red Lion Adds DA10D and DA30D Protocol Conversion and Data Acquisition Devices

Powerful Connectivity Tools Unlock Valuable Data from Orphaned and Legacy Equipment Red Lion Controls, the global experts in communication, monitoring and control for industrial automation and networking, announced the release of the DA10D and DA30D Protocol Conversion and Data Acquisition devices today. Unlike other gateways or protocol converters that rely on complicated scripting or additional […]

Delta’s Highly Integrated Building Automation Solutions Present at the Smart Building Levante Exhibition 2018

Delta, a global provider of power and thermal management solutions, is at Smart Building Levante 2018 with subsidiaries LOYTEC and VIVOTEK to show their latest smart building solutions. LOYTEC’s L ROC Room Controller, which enables a revolutionary room automation system based on IP, integrates with native BACnet/IP networks and LonMark systems at the controller level […]

Delta Presents Innovation & Smart Automation for Industrial Upgrades at SPS/IPC/Drives/Nuremberg 2018

Delta, a world-class provider of industrial automation solutions, unveiled today at SPS/IPC/Drives/Nuremberg 2018 its innovative, smart automation products and solutions for advanced equipment and process automation. With the theme of “Innovation & Smart Automation for Industrial Upgrades”, Delta’s industrial solutions focus on a high-end PC-based motion controller, PLC-based EtherCAT motion controller, and motion systems for […]

REDEX Tension Multi Roll Leveler is used on Tinning Line for the First Time in China  

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 […]

Value Engineered Products’ 490 series pressure switches selected for hydraulic systems safety monitoring on BOOM XB-1 supersonic demonstrator aircraft

Value Engineered Products (VEP), part of the USA-based World Magnetics family, is represented in the UK by Variohm EuroSensor. As a leading manufacturer of high-precision pressure, vacuum and differential switches for the aerospace industry VEP recently announced its supply partnership with the Boom XB-1 Mach-2.2 supersonic demonstrator aircraft.

Cable sensors for long travel position control: Variohm EuroSensor draw wire sensors control roll and pitch flight simulator movement

Happy Landings Flight Simulations GmbH build and run technically sophisticated flight training simulators that have equal appeal for leisure users and budding pilots. With six highly detailed simulator models covering a range of aircraft types including helicopters, jets and commercial airliners, they include motion controlled replicas of real cockpits and surround screen HD graphics for […]

Hands-free operation for medical equipment: Herga supplies 6226 series foot switch to J3M Diffusion for photopolymerisation control

Based in Cannes – France, J3M Diffusion is a designer and supplier of a wide range of equipment and materials used by chiropodists and podiatrists for the correction of nail deformities and other exterior foot-related medical conditions. J3M’s product range includes a variety of practitioner tools including light-cured composite resins which for their correct application […]


With the two-stage NORDBLOC.1 bevel gear unit, NORD launched high performance, washdown-optimised aluminium drives for hygienic applications. Now, the drive specialist expands its successful series with smaller gear units for torques up to 50 Nm and thereby offers an efficient alternative to worm gear units – for example for smaller conveyor belts.

Full featured miniature microstepping drive: AMP’s STR2-nano stepper drive offers real space saving but is not short on features

Available from Mclennan, Applied Motion Products’ STR2-nano microstepping motor drive delivers advanced features for open loop motion control in an extremely compact package measuring just 34 x 35 x 16 mm (length x width x height). With selectable current control from 0.3 to 2.2 Amps/Phase and with a 24 VDC supply voltage, the STR2-nano is […]

Novel strain measurement tool for structural health monitoring: Leine Linde ESR strain sensor available from Mclennan  

New from Leine Linde and available with full support from Mclennan, the ESR strain sensor is measurement concept that offers a novel alternative to conventional strain gauges through improved accuracy, signal quality and especially durability. Particularly suited to large-scale machine structural health tasks where load or force needs to be reliably monitored, the ESR utilises […]

Vaisala adds potential for smart industries by bringing new smart probes for dew point and moisture in oil measurement

Vaisala, a global leader in weather, environmental, and industrial measurements, has today launched six new smart probes for its Indigo product family, optimized for demanding industrial applications. New options for dew point and moisture in oil measurements bring more possibilities for industries to save energy, optimize processes, and improve product quality.

Balluff embraces the opportunities offered by CC-Link IE TSN

Click here to watch this video on YouTube YouTube share link: The latest open gigabit industrial Ethernet from the CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA), CC-Link IE TSN, offers Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN) to support the move towards Industry 4.0 applications. Automation specialist Balluff foresees the key role CC-Link IE TSN will play in creating a highly […]

Developing the future generation

Engineering is a developing industry, with new skills and processes constantly being established. The same is true for talent in the sector, with more businesses opting to hire apprentices and then mould their skills from within the organisation. Here, Miguel Millan, apprentice design engineer at precision drive system manufacturer Electro Mechanical Systems Ltd, discusses his […]

Dubai Airshow 2019: Collins Aerospace is committed to providing Middle East customers with a future that’s more intelligent, more connected and more electric 

Showcasing solutions across the broadest portfolio in the aerospace and defense industry Dubai (Nov. 12, 2019) – Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), will make its Dubai Airshow debut with a comprehensive display of solutions that enable a more intelligent, more connected and more electric aerospace and defense industry for […]


As the choice of 3D-printing technologies and materials continues to broaden, comparing and selecting 3D printers becomes harder and harder for industrial players. And, choosing the wrong printer can lead to unnecessary downtime and costs that most businesses cannot afford. To address this challenge, CEL-UK has released a new, comprehensive e-guide that helps those buying […]