Employers must support career returners to tackle skills shortages, says new guide

A new guide published today by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and Prospect trade union, provides guidance…

New Awards Programme Celebrates Electrical & Mechanical Trades – Call for Nominations now open!

Staged on Wednesday 29th November 2017, at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Coventry, UK the inaugural AEMT Gala Awards…

Schools and industry need to work together more closely to deliver skills for the Industrial Strategy

The UK must boost links between schools and industry if it…

University cuts carbon emissions by over 809 tonnes a year using drive technology

Installation of ABB drives sees the University of Leeds achieve significant reduction in energy use, cutting carbon emissions and…

Novel UV-Visible Detector for In-Line Flow Chemistry

Uniqsis Ltd has introduced Flow-UV™ – an affordable in-line UV-Visible spectrophotometric detector for flow chemistry applications. Designed for use…

The New EMC Standard, EN 55032:2012 is now in force

Ideal Power Ltd would like to make you aware of the most recent changes within the dynamic regulatory environment…

New HARTING sensor actuator boxes speed up installation and save costs

HARTING has introduced a new range of sensor actuator boxes which will save users time and money by enabling…

Altair HyperWorks 2017® Released; Comprehensive Simulation Platform for Innovation™

New functionalities added to open architecture CAE software platform TROY, Mich., March 7, 2017 – Altair offers new best-in-class…

Automation for Food and Packaging

At Interpack 2017, Baumüller will introduce complete solution packages and industry- – specific components High hygiene standards, difficult ambient…

Novotechnik sensors with IO-Link communications are Industry 4.0 ready

Through its exclusive UK distribution partnership with measurement technology leaders Novotechnik, Variohm EuroSensor supplies and supports linear and rotary…

The new WERMA catalogue has arrived with nearly 300 pages of really bright ideas!

Smart and intelligent solutions from WERMA WERMA is proud to announce the arrival of its brand new 2017 catalogue.  You…

Lean Workshop Group comes to WERMA UK to hold training event

Early in December the Lean Workshop Group held two days of training events at WERMA UK in Wellingborough.  The…

How to Check if Cooling Output inside Enclosures is Sufficient

Manufacturing automation systems are delicate and very expensive pieces of kit, which perform vital functions for the businesses they…

Versatile case loading robots on the rise

With consumer buying trends influencing greater product diversification, production and packing facilities throughout the UK and Europe are increasingly…

MiniTec’s aluminium profile system used as innovative camera rig. The art of simplicity

Whilst a significant part of MiniTec’s modular aluminium profile systems are to be found in classic industrial applications such…

Robots Will NOT Steal UK Jobs… They Could Create More

Majority of Industry Professionals Have Never Witnessed a Robot Stealing a Job

Robotic Microscope Microplate Loader Used to Automate Solubility Testing

Prior Scientific reports how a leading drug discovery and development organisation has been using its PLW20 Well Plate Loader…

Developing an alternative to Coriolis

Coriolis flowmeters first came into commercial use in the 1970s and ever since they have been developed and refined…

Tim Johnston meets Chris Greenough Commercial Director of Salop Design & Engineering Ltd.

Engineering Update meet Chris Greenough (Salop Design and Engineering LTD)

Optical Gas Imaging Camera for Use Inside ATEX Zone 2 Locations

The GFx320 Optical Gas Imaging (OGI) camera from FLIR Systems combines proven, innovative technology  with the assurance of third-party certification…

New Elesa DVB and DVC vibration damping elements

The new DVB and DVC rubber bushes from Elesa offer vibration damping for mounting of motors, rotating machines, vibrating…

3D AREA SENSOR FROM FANUC INCREASES ROBOT PRODUCTIVITY

FANUC 3D Area Sensors enable robots to recognise and pick up randomly positioned objects. Capable of locating parts three…

Telford hosts UK-wide Flood and Coastal Risk Management event @floodandcoast

The UK’s Flood and Coastal risk management community gathered this week at the largest gathering of flood risk thought…

Bringing world leading robotics and automation technologies together in one place in 2017

The Robotics & Automation exhibition 2017 will be taking place Arena MK, Milton Keynes  on the 11th and 12th…

FANUC apprentice scoops BTEC student award

A young rising star at Coventry-based FANUC is celebrating ending his first full year of apprenticeship studies, recently winning…

UNCAGING YOUR ROBOT

Collaborative robots – or cobots as most are affectionately known – are bringing the fences down in manufacturing and…