KEB Automation is seeing an increase in demand for its range of three-phase motors and geared motors. This demand is coming from a variety of industry sectors, including plastics and packaging machines, automotive production and textile machinery.
-MT300 meets a broad range of applications through a choice of nine models- The adoption of pressure sensors in consumer goods and wearables, and their increasing use in industries such as automotive and medical, has led to the need for higher levels of precision pressure measurement for their development and calibration. The new Yokogawa MT300 […]
Requests from hospitals and other organizations exceed 350,000 shields; first hospital shipment received on Mar. 25 A coalition of companies and universities assembled by Stratasys(NASDAQ: SSYS) to produce face shields leveraging 3D printers now numbers more than 150, the company said. Among others, the list includes Boeing, Toyota Motor Company, Medtronic, Dunwoody College of Technology, […]
Process automation system from Rockwell Automation provides internal process and recipe control. Taking Advantage of the Boom Ten years ago, tourists looking for a taste of the local life in Southern Canada may have asked for one of the region’s best wines. Today, it’s all about craft beer.
Linear systems are extensively used to move doors, monitors or even panels laterally, or side-to-side. If a low driving force is required, especially for manual adjustments, rollers are often used in the bearing element to reduce friction. However, to absorb the lateral forces, the position of these rollers is crucial. As a solution, igus has […]
Schneider Electric, London – 31st March – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation, energy management, and automation, has announced a series of webinars to help universities develop a ‘Smart Campus’ strategy.
3D bioprinting offers opportunities such as testing treatment for diseases using artificially affected tissues, and through usingbioink, it’s much easier to solve problems on a patient-specific level, promoting simpler operations. Within this context this article assesses the possibilities that exist for bioprinting, and looks at a newly introduced technology option that can provide highly reliable […]
The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is driving Global Lifting Awareness Day on 9 July 2020. LEEA members and the wider lifting community, from manufacturers to end users, have taken to social media to spread the word about raising standards throughout the industry and at the point of use, using the #GLAD2020 hashtag.
An increase in demand for its dosed products is behind the latest investment by a leading brand owner in a fully automated dosing, wrapping and packaging line from CME Limited.
Aaron Johnson, VP of Marketing and Customer Strategy, Accumold If you are undertaking a micro injection molding project, there is enormous value in working alongside a specialist sub-contract manufacturer that under one roof has control of all aspects of the product development process from design to high volume manufacturing.
The new firmware 2.05.1 extends the scope of functions of the TC Router product range from Phoenix Contact. The firmware is available to download in the E-Shop.
The automation market continues to evolve rapidly, especially with the current trend towards lightweight and collaborative robots. An increasing number of manufacturers and models are being introduced, targeted at a highly diverse range of tasks, with the interfaces to these robots just as varied the robots themselves. At present, no common authoritative interface standard for these […]
Quickfinder: an innovative tool for choosing the right cable carrier quickly With increasing digitalization, online tools are on the rise – TSUBAKI KABELSCHLEPP follows this trend with its intuitive Quickfinder: Within a very short time, users can make a preselection from the comprehensive product range. This makes choosing the right cable carrier easier and faster […]
Combating COVID-19 with technology to resume social and economic operations SIMULIA XFlow simulation software being used at China’s biggest modular hospital, built in 14 days to combat COVID-19 3D cloud-based collaborative platform approach replaces an older, slower document-based approach
The world’s fastest digital manufacturer of prototypes and low-volume production parts is using its 3D printing, CNC machining and injection moulding expertise to support the frontline fight against Covid-19.
Organizations tackle the ERP Innovator’s Dilemma – ‘keeping the lights on’ budgets fall to just 36% London – 30 March, 2020 – Boomi™, a Dell Technologies™ business, today revealed the findings from its ERP Innovator’s Dilemma survey. The independent research of 825 EMEA-based Enterprise Architects revealed how EMEA organizations are tackling ERP application modernization and […]
If you’re looking to achieve a splash of colour, texture or even anti-bacterial into your plastic components, chances are your moulder is using masterbatch in the mix. With the global masterbatch market set to increase in value to USD 15 billion by 2026[i], Thomas Catinat, Operations Manager at Broanmain Plastics explains why masterbatch is so […]
Decreasing energy use is a priority for most commercial businesses. But reporting to stakeholders the true savings and production efficiencies that can be realised are often harder to come by.
A consortium of significant UK industrial, technology and engineering businesses from across the aerospace, automotive and medical sectors, has come together to produce medical ventilators for the UK. The VentilatorChallengeUK Consortium (“the consortium”) is led by Dick Elsy, CEO of High Value Manufacturing Catapult, a group of manufacturing research centres in the UK.
By David Jahn, Director at Brillopak Investing in automation can not only increase productivity, it can Brexit-proof a business. Automating manual tasks like case loading and palletising can help British food manufacturing plants and packhouses absorb any post-Brexit production and wage increases, as well as mitigate against EU labour shortages.
FDI in advanced engineering and supply chain sector generated 2,187 new jobs Foreign direct investment (FDI) in the software and computer services industry created the highest number of new jobs (11,589) The least number of new jobs from FDI were created in the chemicals and agriculture sector Overall, FDI made in 2018-19 facilitated a total […]
Essentra Components have seen that for approximately the last three decades LEDs have taken over from incandescents in electronic equipment, then in higher power electrical applications and most recently of course in domestic/public decorative lighting and general illumination. This popularity has led Essentra Components to become market-leaders in the manufacture of mounts, spacers and cable […]
Innodisk’s DDR4-3200 DRAM module lineup provides technology leaders with the performance and features necessary to capitalize on the future of computing.
David Dillon has joined Invertek Drives USA as Regional Sales Manager covering Eastern USA David has more than 20 years’ experience in sales having worked for companies in the motion control, optical sensor and fluid power industries.
The Water Jetting Association has suspended all water jetting training to counter the health threat posed by the COVID-19 virus. Its Ruling Council has based its decision on Government social distancing guidelines and planned legislation, designed to protect people against the virus.
In Europe’s biggest roller coaster, the Helix at the Liseberg amusement park in Gothenburg, POG 10 HeavyDuty incremental encoders from Baumer monitor the speed of the carrriage’s drive as it approaches the start ramp. The HeavyDuty technology guarantees high reliability and precision under extreme environmental conditions – serving up both thrills and reassuring safety for […]
Enabling single-manned solutions that facilitate contractors to make their own asphalt so emergency repairs can continue Roadmender Asphalt, a leading asphalt innovator, provide solutions for contractors to safely adhere to government advice
The organisation of collective crew changes at key hub ports by ship managers and owners has the potential to solve the seafarer welfare crisis currently threatening global supply chains, believes Captain Rajesh Unni, Founder and CEO of leading Singapore-based ship manager Synergy Group, which employs over 12,000 seafarers on more than 300 vessels. “I believe […]
Metso has made further investments in the Mesa repair facility in Arizona, in order to optimize safety and broaden service capabilities. The facility offers repairs and field services while supporting Metso’s Life Cycle Services contracts. Mesa has seen steady growth since the opening in 2015, with 2019 setting a record for safety performance, revenue, and […]
The UK’s leading authority on electric actuators and solenoid subassemblies, Magnet Schultz Ltd (MSL), is highlighting the availability of its compact proportional solenoid-controlled pneumatic valve range designed for the efficient regulation of air flows in medical ventilators as well as gas flow regulation across a broad range of other applications and industry sectors.
ProGMA publishes ANSI Standard MH31.1 Steel Mesh Containment Panels used in Pallet Rack and Vertical Storage Systems Applications: Performance and Testing Requirements. ByGreg Schweinberg
CKF Systems utilises ABB high speed robots to help customer perfectly pick and pack snack product CKF were commissioned to install a robotic picking system featuring ABB’s IRB360 FlexPicker robots and PickMaster vision software into one of the UK’s largest food manufacturers in 2019 helping them to perfectly pick a consumable product at one of […]
13th International Railway Infrastructure Exhibition to be co-located with Railtex 2021 at NEC in Birmingham