Portescap’s new Ultra EC series slotless and brushless DC motor with integrated driver available from Mclennan

Recently launched by Portescap and available from UK motion specialist Mclennan, the new 22ECP35-2A DC slotless and brushless motor features an integrated driver and offers the potential to simplify installation and operation for motion control applications where smooth control, long working life and cost optimisation are project essentials. The 22 mm diameter, 9-Watt motor expands […]

Robust and durable linear measurement: New heavy duty, inductive linear position sensor suits vehicles and machines in harsh environments

Ixthus Instrumentation Ltd, the sensor and instrumentation systems manufacturer and distributor, has expanded its range of linear position sensors with the new heavy-duty, inductive technology equipped ILT series for measurement stroke length from 25 mm to 600 mm. An exceptionally durable and compact 35 mm diameter anodised aluminium casing offers IP67 / IP69K environment rating […]


~ Exel Composites’ product development engineer discusses her journey ~ Yesterday, International Women in Engineering Day (IWED) took place as a global celebration of females in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) field. This year’s campaign follows the theme ’Engineering Heroes’ to celebrate female engineers who recognize a problem, then dare to be part […]


Axium Process is offering manufacturers a unique ‘pick and mix’ liquid filtration solution ensuring consistent product quality and minimal downtime. The company has developed a universal stainless steel filter housing which can be used with three distinct filter screens. Each screen has specialist capabilities making them suitable for multiple applications across industries including pharmaceutical, food, […]

Edge Computing Enables IT and OT Convergence with Three Core Benefits

By Jason Andersen, Vice President of Strategy and Product Management, Stratus Technologies The convergence of information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT), as well as the cross-over of responsibility for those technologies for IT and operations professionals have been a long-standing discussion. Digital Transformation initiatives over recent years have accelerated this conversation and catalysed new […]

Sunseeker Track’ Down FARO® and ‘Project’ a Quality Image

Within the demanding marine sector, the accurate positioning, alignment and assembly of components, especially larger, cumbersome elements such as boats’ hulls, is a regular and often challenging requirement. Famous superyacht builder, Sunseeker has eliminated the difficulties associated with these tasks following the recent purchase of two complementary, laser-based technologies from FARO UK. The cutting-edge FARO […]

How to Get the Most From Your Production Hours

By Deon van Aardt, Marketing Manager, SolutionsPT Manufacturers of all shapes and sizes strive to be as efficient as possible. The more efficient they are, the easier it is for them to meet business goals and drive future growth. However, even with the best-laid plans, it isn’t an easy feat to accomplish. 

New muxponders enables 400G technology over single wavelength   

To affordably increase the capacify of existing networks, telecommunications networks specialist Salumanus is now offering to the UK market the PL-4000M & PL-4000T Muxponder/Transponder from PacketLight Networks, the first solutions to deliver 400G capacity over a single wavelength using pluggable line optics. The new muxponders will help telco operators and service providers speed up the […]

Overcoming the pilot purgatory

Automation has always been considered as a key element for profitable, sustainable and cost-effective manufacturing, but there is a misconception that only big manufacturers may have the financial and technical resources to implement it. At the same time, those who do implement it often find themselves stuck in a transition phase where they see no […]

New mains chokes efficiently tackle harmonics

Power quality specialist REO UK has launched two new ranges of mains chokes, the NCNW905 and NCNW903 ranges, to tackle harmonic currents in industrial electrical networks. The ranges complement the mains chokes already available from REO, but have been designed to include fewer components and use less copper, reducing the energy requirements of electrical motors […]

Tenant Valve Plus

One Piece, Compact Solution to Control and Monitor your Water Supply. Attention all property owners…A WRAS approved combination Valve designed to control the incoming water services to your Apartment Blocks, Multi-Occupancy Buildings and Office Blocks. The Tenant Valve is an ideal space saving, compact water control and monitoring unit of controls for multi-unit commercial applications.

Magnetiser and Magnet Setter Export Success

Successful implementation of an overseas business development strategy has resulted in orders from Italy for a bespoke Industrial Magnetiser, complete with control cabinet, and a Magnet Setter.  Bunting’s UK engineering design team will design, build and test the magnetisers, control and magnet setter.