Seco Tools customers reduce the time they need for process optimization with quick, expert tooling recommendations through the recently redesigned Suggest, a free online resource available 24/7.
BakerHicks, the multi-disciplinary design and engineering company, have appointed Lizzie King to the new role of Head of Legal, further strengthening their senior management team.
A ground-breaking onsite landfill wastewater (leachate) thermal treatment and separation process called LAT™ (Low temperature Ambient pressure Technology) has demonstrated a 48% reduction in operating costs and a 70% reduction in energy usage at Viridor’s Broadpath landfill site in Devon. Now commercially available, LAT™ is set to change the way local councils and landfill operators […]
Sumitomo (SHI) Demag presents a fully optimised and automated LSR production cell developed for tight tolerance automotive applications in collaboration with partners dedicated to achieving the highest LSR processing stability.
Overseeing the rapid expansion of the UK’s leading strategic manufacturing outsourcing specialist has seen Tony Hague named as one of the LDC Top 50 Most Ambitious Business Leaders for 2021.
AMSBIO have supplied custom Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-T products to the University of Strathclyde (UoS) in Glasgow, UK, and ScreenIn3D Ltd, allowing them to perform novel immune-oncology assays in 3D microfluidic cancer models.
New device completes Microchip’s family of Vref products providing increased reliability and AEC-Q100 qualification
Karl Metcalfe, technical support at the AEMT, offers some advice on how to ensure stored electric motors are properly maintained to make sure they are ready for operation when required.
Advanced control systems integrator joins the SolutionsPT ecosystem with new certification.
Water based cleaning and protection of metal surfaces prior to powder coating or painting Aquus CL-One is an excellent all-purpose cleaning solution for the cleaning and protection of mild steel and ferrous metal parts which need powder coating or painting immediately or when it is necessary to store unpainted for limited periods. Any cleaning system […]
The UK’s largest processing and packaging machinery event returned to the NEC, Birmingham (28-30 September) following the cancellation of the 2020 Show. Hailed as a great success by exhibitors and visitors, over 250 exhibitors and 1,250 brands showcased the latest innovations in smart manufacturing, processing equipment and packaging solutions.
BCN3D makes strides in its software strategy by releasing an enterprise-grade solution focused on streamlined workflows, fleets and team management as well as privacy & security through a set of three different plans: Standard, Teams, and Private.
AVEVA Teamwork brings knowledge sharing and collaboration capability to enable a digitally transformed workforce
Solutions enable encrypted 100/400 GbE, FlexE and Flexible OTN interfaces for 400ZR, OpenZR+ and Open ROADM applications
A new control system, featuring an ABB variable speed drive, efficiently manages tension control and the changing size of the fabric reel as it traverses through dyeing process The VSD’s in-built PID loop allows the system to automatically match torque to the requirements of the running fabric based on the thickness and number of wraps […]
Medical equipment manufacturers are increasingly turning to ODU, to provide specific solutions to their ever-tightening technical requirements.
Global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, has used its expertise in additive manufacturing (AM) to help produce an innovative new track bike for the Great Britain Cycling Team (GBCT), that contributed to seven medals at the Tokyo Olympics. The HB.T improves on previous designs by using a lightweight build to reduce drag and improve overall speed. […]
SCADA is the acronym for Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition. A SCADA system is a collection of software and hardware that allows a business to control industrial processes, gather real-time data and interact with devices through HMI (Human Machine Interface) software.
~ TFC to exhibit Smalley products and VMI solutions ~ Between November 3 and 4, leading engineering product and supply chain solutions provider TFC will be exhibiting at this year’s Advanced Engineering show at the NEC in Birmingham. TFC can be found on stand H96, where it will be presenting a range of technical products. […]
A number of standard unit coolers from Friga-Bohn, which supplies a wide range of market-leading refrigeration solutions to the food industry, are now fully compatible with A2L refrigerants. The unit coolers support use with both new A2L refrigerants such as R1234yf, R454C and R455C, as well as existing HFC refrigerant solutions. As a result, a […]
To keep motors reliable and efficient, a well-planned maintenance programme is essential, especially when operating in hazardous areas. Here Neil Ballinger, head of EMEA at automation parts supplier EU Automation, discusses the maintenance challenges of motors operating in harsh environment.
The UK’s leading authority on autonomous transport has secured a ‘local authority’ first after it sold an Auto-ShuttleÒ to Solihull Council.
Engineering Design Show, Coventry Building Society Arena, 19-20 October 2021 Two weeks before doors open for the 2021 Engineering Design Show, which takes place 19-20 at Coventry Building Society Arena, organiser MA Exhibitions has announced a whole raft of visitor features and attractions, which will run alongside the 150+-strong exhibition and two-day conference.
Automation expert, COPA-DATA is expanding its technology offering to provide digitalisation software to small breweries. The software developer, which launched its automation platform zenon back in 1987, has long assisted in the digitalisation efforts of food and beverage manufacturers worldwide. Now, COPA-DATA UK will support the growing number of small and microbreweries in the UK […]
Motor and alternator manufacturer, WEG has supplied eight 1,700 kVA alternators to provide emergency power to the Clinical Centre of Serbia’s newly-expanded facilities. Here, Marek Lukaszczyk, European and Middle East Marketing Manager at WEG, highlights the importance of effective backup power systems to cover unexpected mains power failure.
~ The safety mechanisms keeping our rail network safe ~ It’s been nearly 200 years since Britain’s first railroad was constructed to connect Stockton to Darlington for the transportation of minerals. Since then, rail transportation has evolved at a rapid pace and now faster, greener and safer trains travel in larger numbers across the nation […]
Sumitomo (SHI) Demag in collaboration with LEONHARD KURZ Stiftung & Co showcases production of innovative driver-assistance In Mould Decoration (IMD) vehicle sensors in a single mould, presenting contactless cleaning technology and new robot concept.
Most of us are now familiar with using Zoom as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. We at PSL Datatrack have found that it has become a very useful tool in the business environment.
The rising cost of healthy diets, an ever growing market in weight management products, hikes in prices for food staples combined with better waste management strategies is encouraging more food production facilities towards precision checkweighing and 100 percent reliable weight control. Charlie Graham, European Sales Manager at Fortress Technology and Sparc Systems examines the importance […]
A new range of seven double-acting arch clamps has been introduced by Roemheld for securing dies or moulds to the bed or ram of a die casting, injection moulding or other type of press. Intended for holding tools with flat edges safely, the compact clamps exert a force ranging from 30 to 450 kN.
~ Building safety systems for effective failure prevention ~ Functional safety is more important than ever as production systems and processes become more sophisticated. When building safety systems, variable speed drives (VSDs) can be integrated into systems to ensure that standards are met and performance level is improved. Global automation manufacturer WEG has released a […]
Human beings provide the measure: the drives of surgical robots, blood pumps, and MRI and CT equipment (for example), must offer a design that ensures they perform their tasks very precisely and smoothly without emitting any contamination. Specifically for facilitating movement in medical technology, NSK provides a continuously expanding range of linear guides and ball […]
When gas sensor manufacturer DD-Scientific wanted to improve the accuracy, repeatability, and productivity of an epoxy sealing process, it turned to adhesives specialist Intertronics. DD-Scientific now benefits from robot-mounted preeflow® eco-DUO precision metering, mixing and dispensing systems, which save the company 23 days of staff time per year, while maintaining the high-quality the company’s products […]
With the Charx power fast-charging DC modules, Phoenix Contact offers efficient DC power electronics for fast charging stations. The new 30 kW modules are available as AC/DC converters and DC/DC converters. They can be installed directly in the charging station and provide a stable power supply. With the Charx power fast-charging DC modules, Phoenix Contact […]
~ Sole UK FAULHABER supplier to exhibit at Robotics and Automation ~ Leading mechatronics system supplier, Electro Mechanical Systems (EMS) will be displaying its FAULHABER motor ranges at the Robotics and Automation exhibition, taking place at the Coventry Building Society Arena on 2-3 November 2021. The ranges offer superior power density and precision for automated […]
A cyber security expert from the UK’s Health and Safety Executive (HSE) will discuss the challenges being posed in this area to those managing and preventing major hazards in the chemical and process industries at Hazards 31.
Onboard Solutions & Sons is an onboard vehicle weighing specialist covering the installation, diagnostics, repair, and maintenance for load cell-based weighing systems on HGVs and other commercial trucks and trailers. From its main workshop in the industrial heartland around Nottinghamshire and with a nationwide call-out service, the Company prides itself on professional technical support gained […]
New clamp meter offers solar testing at 1500 V while providing the highest safety rating at this voltage and offering improved ease of use.
A Plymouth manufacturer is playing a key role in helping develop a new seating system for wheelchairs that improves function and corrects body posture.
Casper, Phillips & Associates Inc. (CPA) has upgraded its proprietary crane analysis software, used for pre- and post-processing during finite element analysis of cranes.