Two new multichannel laser diode drivers designed specifi cally for LIDAR (Light Distancing and Ranging) applications are now available from PicoLAS! These boards off er 4 or 16 inde- pendently addressable channels.
The Railway Industry Association (RIA), the voice of the UK rail supply community, has announced a new partnership with exhibition organisers Mack Brooks for their upcoming rail trade show Infrarail, taking place for the first time at Olympia London from 12 to 14 May 2020.
Company continues to align its business with global security standards to help customers protect their information, people and reputations Rockwell Automation continues to add to its list of achievements in industrial cybersecurity to help industrial companies focus more on transforming their business and worry less about potential cybersecurity risks. The company recently received ISA/IEC 62443-2-4 certification, […]
Dec, 2019, Taipei – Advantech (2395.TW), a global leader in providing embedded platforms across vertical markets, is excited to announce the launch of DS-082, the powerful yet slim 4K digital signage solution for four displays. This powerful 4K signage system delivers a high-impact visual experience across multiple displays powered by AMD Ryzen V1000/R1000 processors and integrated […]
Ideal for use in industrial applications and single-board computers including the Raspberry Pi LONDON, UK, 3 December 2019 – RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel provider of industrial and electronic products and solutions, has added a range of enclosed switch-mode power supplies (SMPS) from Recom that feature […]
Immersible connectors have to meet specific mechanical and chemical constraints | SOURIAU has been active in this market for a very long time with connectors for submarines, oceanography, marine renewable energies and the oil industry and is now introducing a range of harnesses and connectors designed for shallow water immersible equipment.
Enhancing Interoperability and Management of Vital Industrial Network Infrastructure Red Lion Controls, global experts in communication, monitoring and control for industrial automation and networking, announced the release of their innovative new NT328G Layer 3 Ethernet switch today. Offering 28 high-speed ports (24-Gigabit, 4-10 Gigabit) and reliable wire-speed switching performance, the NT328G offers exceptional performance and […]
Aerzen, 3 December 2019 Brake specialist INTORQ from Aerzen, Germany, is setting new standards with the BFK518 spring-applied brake. The robust and easy-to-install holding brake with emergency stop function for servo motors offers maximum braking torque while requiring minimum space. A revolution on the market.
Faster assembly time and on-site cable routing Intelliconnect (Europe) Ltd, the UK based specialist manufacturer of RF and waterproof connectors and cable assemblies, has extended its award-winning range of solderless, field-replaceable connectors to include a version for 0.047” semi-rigid cables. When assembled, semi-rigid cables can be factory formed or routed as required in situ.
During day to day business at igus UK, it is not unusual to get the odd phone call from customers and potential customers who have a novel idea on a new machine or concept. One Friday morning, a few weeks back, igus received such a call from the producer/director of The Gadget Show, a long-running […]
Sensors for pneumatic and electronic actuation applications fit all standard 5mm T-slots Warwick, UK, 3rd December 2019 – Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has introduced a new family of proximity sensors for use with pneumatic or electric actuators in a wide range of automation and motion control applications. P8S magnetic […]
Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) delivered a series of testing and inspection services to Galvanize UK’s hot-dip galvanising plant in South Kirkby, UK last month (November). RSS completed tests on a variety of equipment, including testing stands, trestles, and a dross spoon, in addition to Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER) tests […]
The fundamental concepts that keep a well-designed engine running are quite comparable to those of industrial production lines. While they perform entirely different tasks, achieving continuous, smooth and efficient operation is heavily emphasised in both cases. For the engine, the flow of coolant and oils keeps things turning over, but for a production line the […]
EngineeringUK reports suggest that 61 per cent of engineering businesses in 2018 were not confident they would find people suitable to fill their highly skilled vacancies. Due to a persistent skills gap in manufacturing, graduates are likely to only become more valuable with time. Here Becca Hiorns, Graduate Lead at global engineering technologies company Renishaw, […]
Following the removal of one-time PVC packaging from their supply chain, Aquila brand and their parent company Taste International are pleased to announce a program of evaluation and planning to deal with the recycling and energy issues around manufacture and use of industrial gloves.
The phrase “intelligent technologies for motion” is regularly associated with Güdel, usually in relation to applications within an industrial automation environment. However when the French navy required gearboxes to drive the radar antenna on a reconnaissance vessel, they turned to Güdel for a robust and reliable solution.
Our shop floor data capture, MIE KIOSK, can answer that: Keep up to date. Employees on the shop floor are just as reliant on the latest news within the company as anyone else. Bar-coding on its own does not enable employees on the shop floor to keep up to date on what’s happening within the […]
New research-led university, Schaffhausen Institute of Technology (SIT), will host its first Insights in Technology Conference in Schaffhausen, Switzerland on Monday December 16, 2019. The one-day scientific conference will welcome pioneering students, academics, the global business community and the public to partake in an exciting programme of events.
It’s common knowledge that to remain successful, a company must innovate. But what does innovation actually mean? Is disrupting the status quo and discovering brand new products or processes the only way to innovate? Or can being innovative mean something subtler; for example, making an already good product even better? Lesley Eaton, Marketing Executive for […]
Permali Gloucester Limited has been contracted by Leonardo Helicopters to supply a comprehensive ballistic protection solution for the Royal Navy’s new Commando Merlin Mk4 helicopters. The requirement, valued at over £2 million, will create and sustain skilled composite manufacturing jobs at Permali’s factory in Gloucester, U.K.
From November 26 to 28 at smart production solutions (SPS), Leuze electronic demonstrated its technological competence in the areas of safety at work, smart factory and intralogistics and let trade show visitors experience sensor systems up close using live demos.
Britain experienced its biggest blackout in more than a decade this summer due to two power plant outages, leaving almost a million homes across the country in the dark. Because of this, the energy watchdog and the government have raised concerns about the grid’s ability to cope with changing energy needs and demands. Here, Alan […]
Acquisition increases Emerson’s capabilities and grows Emerson’s presence as complete automation solutions provider for process, hybrid and discrete end markets Emerson (NYSE: EMR) announced it has completed the purchase of Intelligent Platforms, a division of General Electric (NYSE:GE). The addition of Intelligent Platforms programmable logic controller (PLC) technologies will enable Emerson, a global leader in […]
Linkam Scientific Instruments, booth 518, 2019 Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Boston, 1-6 December 2019 Market leader in temperature controlled microscopy, Linkam Scientific Instruments, is showcasing the latest version of its tensile stage, at the 2019 MRS Fall Meeting. The company will be unveiling the new liquid cell module for the Modular Force Stage […]
Overcomes training system obsolescence, provides cybersecurity updates and maximizes uptime to maintain aircrew readiness CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (Dec. 2, 2019) – After nearly two decades of providing sustainment support, Collins Aerospace Systems has received a 10-year extension from the U.S. Air Force (USAF) to provide services critical to maintaining the training system for the E-8C […]
Kennametal makes turrets more flexible and collet chucks more capable Kennametal today announced an expansion of the turret adapted clamping units (TACU): ER-ready driven units in conjunction with a line of solid ER collets which are threaded to accept screw-on milling cutters.
An engineering firm providing equipment to many of the UK’s heaviest industries has reported a dramatic improvement in noise levels on the shop floor following the introduction of air compressors from Vert.
Profile Solutions showed their flagship 6LDV at K2019 testing faster than ever before. Plus a 2LD+ ( UP TO 3600/hr small bottles) and 30LD ( 2 to 30L) At shows we normally test a robust 210ml bottle a sit gets tested over and over thousands of times . We showed in front of people it […]
FELIXprinters capped off its busy show season (which included exhibiting at TCT 2019 in Birmingham, U.K.) with a hugely successful four days at the flagship Formnext exhibition at the end of November in Frankfurt.
~ TFC appoints Stone Junction as its PR agency ~ Technical PR agency Stone Junction has been appointed by one of Europe’s leading suppliers of engineering fasteners. TFC, which specialises in fasteners, technical design and vendor managed inventory (VMI), will work with Stone Junction to develop its presence across core media sectors including design engineering, […]
Whilst Donghua’s name won’t be appearing on the ballot paper in the UK’s forthcoming general election, customers can still vote for a chain manufacturer they can trust by choosing Donghua. Donghua Limited is the subsidiary of the Hangzhou Donghua Chain Group which produces in excess of 40 million metres of finished chain per year and […]
Positek Limited has increased its comprehensive range of precision sensors with new pressure transducer and temperature probe product lines along with dedicated instrumentation displays. In addition, a broad range of cable extension transducers will supplement the Gloucester based displacement transducer manufacturer’s extensive portfolio of linear, rotary, tilt and intrinsically safe position sensors. The increased range […]
SPS – Smart Production Solutions 2019 closed successfully for the CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA). The company reports considerable interest for CC-Link IE TSN, the first open industrial Ethernet technology to combine Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN) and Gigabit bandwidth for support of Industry 4.0 applications.