ABB machinery drive chosen by boiler maker after embedded control loop helps stabilise boiler control and improve system efficiency.
Moving into Phase 2 of its programme for Low Frequency Vibration (LFV) cutting technology, Citizen Machinery UK is launching its Miyano BNA-42GTYLFV, a 42 mm bar diameter hybrid development, moving headstock turn-milling centre.
Upon the death of Bodo Fütterer: On February 1, 2018, the maxon motor group’s longtime CEO and chairman of the board of directors passed away at the age of 91. The story of the maxon motor group could not have been written without Bodo Fütterer. He was one of the key figures who made the […]
Condition monitoring specialists SENSONICS have introduced the ECPHS Eddy Current Probe Holder which is designed for use with their range of API 670 compliant XPR04 Proximity Probes. Developed as a new option from their well proven Senturion X range, these reverse mount probes fitted in the holders, are used in machinery protection systems on the […]
Registration opens at subconshow.co.uk UK’s premier manufacturing supply chain event returns to NEC, Birmingham, 5-7 June 2018 New conference programme announced
Twenty years ago, this Engineer co-developed a new concept of electric motor, which was supposed to be far superior to the traditional motor. The synchronous torque motor should achieve a much higher torque at low speeds and thus be more efficient than traditional motors. If the best German manufacturer in this industry achieves an efficiency […]
Industrial component supplier, CP Automation, now supplies SmartMotion web guide controllers from converting industry component manufacturer, RE-spa. The controllers improve feed accuracy and reduce waste for anyone winding, unwinding or printing on paper, aluminium, plastic or card.
Most people who need to wear safety eyewear are aware of the main dangers their glasses protect them from. However, Khurram Akhtar, Director – Sales & Products at Supertouch, identifies some of the less obvious risks it’s worth knowing about.
When you are contemplating how to complete a challenging, tedious, dirty (or even dangerous) job there is usually a heightened sense of satisfaction when you actually get it completed. That sense of accomplishment on completing the job will occur the first time you do it and perhaps even after the first few times. However, over […]
Roscomac invested some £750,000 with Citizen Machinery UK in the first six months of 2017 for the installation of a Miyano BNE-51MSY multi-axis turn-mill centre and two Cincom sliding head turn-mill centres a top-of-the range M16-V, and a L20-VIIILFV. But, such was the immediate success in productivity uplift and problem solving terms of using low […]
Image processing is one of the key technologies in automation and digitization. With the focus on dimensioning, classification and sorting intelligence, imaging specialist FRAMOS will exhibit its range of logistics technologies and products in hall 3 / booth A08 at the LogiMAT trade fair in Stuttgart from 13th to 15th March. FRAMOS will showcase a […]
Monday 5th February 2018 – The biennial co-located events; Smart Industry Expo, Drives & Controls, Fluid Power & Systems, Plant & Asset Management, and Air-Tech Exhibitions – are once again set to return to Birmingham’s NEC (Halls 8, 9 and 10) from 10th -12th April 2018, alongside MACH 2018.
Power transmission component manufacturer KTR U.K. has appointed Joseph Parry as its new area sales manager.
Variohm EuroSensor has launched a new range of robust diaphragm-type pressure switches aimed at demanding HVAC and industrial processes for air, water, hydraulic fluid and other oil mediums in measuring ranges from 0.3 to 10 bar. Available in a choice of brass (EPS01) or stainless steel (EPS02) housings, these competitively priced switches offer generous overpressure […]
The British Safety Council has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Education of the United Arab Emirates which is planning to update the national curriculum including health, safety and environmental management information.
Interroll is expanding its decentralized control and drive concept, which has been used successfully for years with the Interroll 24V DC RollerDrive and the Interroll MultiControl for zero-pressure unit load handling. Now, the portfolio also includes a special solution for pallet conveyance. The Interroll Group, the world’s leading provider of material flow solutions, now also […]
Band saw manufacturer, Starrett, will be exhibiting its range of band saw blades and machinery at MACH 2018. The company will host a demonstration of its manufacturing equipment from its dedicated booth, H6-336. MACH 2018 is held at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) Birmingham on April 9 to 13, 2018. Attendees are encouraged to register […]
Since the introduction of UDI by the FDA (U.S. Federal Drug Association) a demanding series of requirements have been laid down for manufacturers of medical devices. There is however, still some ambiguity relating to the implementation of product labelling. Manufacturers must not only make their products UDI compliant, legible and securely traceable, they also have […]
The all-new gas-fired, vertical spiral-rib tubeless steam boiler from Fulton, the VSRT, is the first range to emerge from the company’s new ‘PURE Technology’ approach, an initiative that has resulted in a world-first design that is durable, long-lasting and boasts the highest efficiencies and ultra-low NOx emissions as standard.
Specialist distributors JPR Electronics are now stocking an extended range of the very successful Hammond 1553 enclosures, ergonomically designed for hand-held comfort. Manufactured in rugged ABS the enclosures are available in three sizes and are suitable for instrumentation, POS, mobile data gathering and test equipment. A soft grey edge grip may be specified for secure […]
The optimist’s view on the future of work Released at the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2018, the ‘Readiness for the Future of Production’ report highlights Britain as one of 25 countries in a positive position to benefit from Industry 4.0. However, much of the media coverage following the release of the report has centred on […]
The first Keynote presentation for the UKIVA Machine Vision Conference and Exhibition will be delivered by Henry Harris-Burland, VP Marketing from Starship Technologies, creators of self-driving delivery robots. He will give a presentation outlining the capabilities of the robot and discuss the future, what they’ve learned so far, the challenges they have faced, social acceptance […]
HBM Test and Measurement has launched a new Strain Measurement online guide, focusing on the selection, installation, data acquisition, and analysis of electrical as well as optical strain gauges. The new portal contains comprehensive information about measuring strain, including valuable tips from leading strain measurement experts. When it comes to strain measurement, businesses and asset […]
Well identified wires, cables and components give you an immediate insight into how an electrical panel works and how it is connected.
Huddersfield Institute of Railway Research teams with London Underground to investigate Smart Maintenance and the Rail Traveller Experience Experts at the University of Huddersfield are playing a central role in a £680,000 project designed to transform the maintenance of rail vehicles – and they will test their new techniques on the hard-working trains operated by […]