Company improves position on both axes compared to the previous report Rockwell Automation announced its recognition as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) for the second consecutive year. Since the 2018 report, Rockwell Automation improved its position in the Leaders quadrant in both its ability to execute and completeness […]
Precision sensor manufacturer Micro-Epsilon has extended its optoNCDT 1750 range of laser triangulation sensors with a new Blue Laser version for high speed displacement, distance and position measurements. The sensors are equipped with new high performance lenses, laser control and evaluation algorithms to ensure precise measurements on different surfaces and materials.
Industrial router manufacturer INSYS icom is launching a new range of products at SPS Smart Production Solutions in Nuremberg in hall five at booth 232 on November 26 – 28 2019. The new MRcards, plug-in cards for the router series MRX, and data logger function for the icom Data Suite software join a large portfolio […]
(November 8th 2019; IJsselstein, The Netherlands) FELIXprinters will be showcasing its impressive range of industrially-oriented additive manufacturing (AM) platforms at Formnext 2019 which is being held 19-22 November in Frankfurt, Germany.
Unified interface wins top spot in Industrial Automation category for simplifying robotic applications Odense, Denmark, 11 November, 2019 – OnRobot, manufacturer of end-of arm tools (EoAT) for collaborative robots, is pleased to announce its One System Solution has been awarded the gold medal in the Industrial Automation category of the LEAP awards. The software was […]
The use of automated guided vehicles (AGVs) in factories and warehouses is booming. They work around the clock, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. For AGV manufacturers, achieving maximum uptime is a challenge, which can be overcome by using reliable and maintenance-free components.
A complete solution suite to cater to the unique needs of aircraft manufacturers and MRO companies Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Germany, November 12, 2019 — Creaform, a worldwide leader in portable and automated 3D measurement solutions, announced today the release of HandySCAN AEROPACK, a 3D scanning solution suite that addresses the specific challenges of aircraft quality control, such […]
Yeovil based SMV Commercials is one of the South West’s leading Volkswagen & MAN Truck authorised commercial dealers. Whether for purchase, maintenance or hire, they offer a fully comprehensive service at their Yeovil site with a wide range of new and used commercial vehicles in stock. Careful planning along with attention to detail is crucial […]
While many individuals are credited with developing the technique of freezing food, in 1924, Clarence Birdseye invented the quick-freezing method that enables food to be frozen in the way that we know and use today. However, regardless of the type of food being frozen, from meat to exotic fruits, the challenge is always to keep […]
Foremost Electronics, the engineering-led Essex based importer and specialist distributor of electromechanical components, stocks a wide range of switching products from Elma Electronic. Elma are the solution provider of choice for many British companies working in the high-end electronics systems solutions industry. Elma switches are designed into audio, aircraft, industrial automation, construction, laboratory and test […]
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has teamed up with television presenter, Steve Backshall, to deliver this year’s Santa Loves STEM campaign to inspire the next generation.
Pentland Material Supply Ltd. partners with Bibby Financial Services Bibby Financial Services (BFS) has provided a £750,000 funding facility to Pentland Material Supply Ltd., a specialist engineering solutions provider serving a diverse range of customers across multiple sectors.
In a world-first for the bus market, steering system specialist Pailton Engineering has announced its new electric memory steering column. Designed to be installed on buses and coaches, this new product enables the steering wheel position to automatically adjust for drivers on an individual basis, controlled by a joystick or by Bluetooth connection.
With the AEO 10.3×38, SCHURTER launches a high-performance fuse for particularly high voltages up to 1000 VDC and currents up to 50 A, which is particularly suitable for demanding automotive applications.
~ TM Robotics and Evershed help Ricoh automate its manufacturing process ~ In an industrial context, the word automation is often, inaccurately, used to mean only industrial robotics. In fact, it refers to everything from inverter driven conveyor systems to advanced manufacturing software. Here, in its truest sense, it means controlling a process automatically; without […]
La Machine sets its creations into motion using Simcenter Femap and Simcenter Nastran FEA pre- and postprocessing solution combined with Simcenter Nastran helps meet safety requirements
Titan Enterprises reports that its Atrato and MetraFlow ultrasonic inline flowmeters are used by drug manufacturers to streamline production and reduce costs. These devices measure a liquid’s rate of flow with extraordinary levels of accuracy, helping drug manufacturers control small details that make a big difference during production.
Macsa ID’s SPA CB30 model achieves a high definition mark on the surface of delicate bread sticks and crackers
61% of people do not want domestic robots to read emotion 88% of Brits would like the ability to modify their domestic robot 39% of Brits would be likely to purchase a domestic robot, if available now 82% of people would prefer a domestic robot with gender neutral characteristics 82% of people do not want […]
Scalable industrial automation solution addresses demand for embedded safety and security in machine building, robotics and manufacturing plants LISLE, IL – November 11, 2019 – Molex today announced a collaboration with logi.cals to empower the next generation of solutions for Industry 4.0. Specializing in engineering software for industrial automation, logi.cals streamlines the integration of control […]
In co-operation with the WBA (World Bearing Association), NSK has developed a new app to help combat the ongoing issue of fake bearings. In recent years, the company has been working closely with the WBA, JBIA (Japan Bearing Industry Association) and authorities around the world to enforce law and order on counterfeiters, and eliminate bogus […]
Machine builders, system designers and project engineers can now configure and create new handling system solutions in record time using the Handling Guide Online from industrial automation specialists Festo.
SMMT Regional Forum brings together automotive businesses to assess current challenges and new opportunities for sectoral growth in the area. Speakers including Vauxhall Motors and South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership (SEMLEP) join 200 industry leaders from vehicle manufacturers and suppliers. New SMMT Automotive Supplier Finder (ASF) launches, a free online platform helping match automotive […]
Turin, November 10, 2019 FPT Industrial has chosen the occasion of Agritechnica, the world’s leading trade fair for agriculture equipment and technology, which takes place in Hannover, Germany, to unveil the new F28, an engine with Diesel and Natural Gas versions designed to be small, productive and environmentally-friendly.
DARMSTADT, Germany – November 11, 2019 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, will exhibit at the SPS exhibition this year, taking place in Nuremberg, Germany, from Nov. 26-28. The company is located at Stand 440 in Hall 10, focusing on its expertise in four application areas- control cabinet, servo drive, […]
Abu Dhabi, 11 November 2019 – Nidec ASI – head of the Nidec Industrial Solutions platform belonging to the Nidec Group – is today presenting its new medium-voltage variable frequency drive at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC), one of the most important events for the oil & gas industry in the […]
Turin, November 10, 2019 As part of its continuous commitment to sustainable powertrain solutions, FPT Industrial presents the N67 Natural Gas engine specifically developed for off-road applications. With this launch, which takes place at Agritechnica, in Hannover, Germany, the Brand leverages its vast experience in Natural Gas (NG) engines to lead the introduction of this […]
Martin Leahy has joined maxon, the global designers and manufacturers of DC drives, as the primary Sales Engineer based in Ireland. Martin, from County Kildare, worked previously as a Design Engineer in the agricultural and power transmission industries. He has a Mechanical Engineering and Masters (MSc) degree qualifications from the Institute of Technology, Carlow.
Turin, November 10th, 2019 Innovation and sustainability are the key elements of the newest “STEYR Konzept” which fea- tures FPT Industrial motors. At the Agritechnica trade fair in Hannover, Germany, FPT Indus- trial and STEYR, CNH Industrial brands, are presenting a new, jointly-developed hybrid tractor concept. This is the result of a project, which saw […]
As British Steel looks set to announce it has been rescued by Chinese firm Jingye, a move which could secure 4,000 jobs directly and thousands more in the supply chain, Dr Jonathan Owens, logistics expert from the University of Salford Business School, comments.
Turin, 5 November 2019 At DPE 2019 in Rimini, Italy, FPT Industrial, Energy Rental, Sices and Riello UPS gave the global preview of an innovative zero-emission system for a 300 kVA Diesel- powered mobile generator. The system combines and integrates two high-efficiency UPS modules with two high-performance battery systems, which may be powered by a […]
Rafi Billurcu, Partner, Manufacturing at Infosys Consulting Brexit Manufacturing leaders must prepare accordingly for Brexit, regardless of how uncertain the outcome is. Changes in tax and trade regulations means organisations must take corrective action to make supply chains more future-proof and efficient. While devaluation of GBP will make UK exports more attractive, organisations must carefully consider […]
~ Novotek opens new offices and innovation lab in Leeds ~ Industrial IT and automation systems provider Novotek UK and Ireland has furthered its growth into the UK market with the opening of its innovative new site in Leeds, Yorkshire. The new site provides much-needed expansion space that will accommodate a doubling of Novotek’s team, […]