Brighter, More Flexible Tower Light Now Available from Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation introduces the Allen-Bradley ControlTower 856T 70 mm Tower Light system. This new system incorporates brighter LED illumination and a broad offering of visual and sound technologies all in a 70 mm diameter housing. The ControlTower 856T is capable of accommodating up to seven modules in the same stack, offering users the ability to monitor […]

A Spectrum of Opportunities – ceda and CESA to joint host this year’s Catering Equipment Industry Technical Conference on 10 th October 2018.

This year’s ceda and CESA organised technical conference will see a range of expert speakers deliver updates and seminars on the latest industry specific topics. Taking place on 10 th October at the Nottingham Belfry Hotel, the conference is a must for anyone involved in project sales and management, design and after sales service including […]

Local Companies Collaborate on Schools Engineering Skills Initiative

Rockwell Automation today hosted the launch of a collaboration with Primary Engineer, a not-for-profit organisation which delivers engineering skills programmes into schools throughout the UK. Bringing together other leading local and national industrial organisations, including Stratus Technologies, Routeco, GAMBICA and Cadence Innovation Marketing, the project is set to fund a minimum of ten local primary […]

Kudelski Group and Voith announce strategic partnership to combine IoT, OT and cybersecurity expertise

Combination of Voith’s operational technology (OT) and Internet of Things (IoT) domain knowledge with Kudelski’s expertise in cybersecurity and IoT technologies and services • Focus on developing a range of cybersecurity products and services that provide tangible solutions for industrial customers Heidenheim, Germany/Cheseaux-Sur-Lausanne, Switzerland. The Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD.S), the world leader in digital security, and Voith, a […]


ILAPAK has supported Devonvale Bakery throughout its journey from start-up to a multi-million pound business, specifying reliable and future-proof flow wrapping solutions that have enabled the cake & cereal barproducer to match capacity with demand. The latest investment has seen Devonvale more than double its line speed by making the step up from manual cutting and […]

TCT 2018: 3D Systems to Demonstrate Transformation of Manufacturing Workflows with New 3D Printing Solutions and Applications

The Figure 4 Production platform will be on display,enabling functional prototyping and low-volume production with reduced part cost and ultra-fast print speeds of up to 100mm/hr The company’s latest 3D printing solutions for plastics and metals are being featured in keynote presentations and nominated for six TCT Awards

Ixthus Instrumentation announce Hardy Shaker HI 803 and 813 vibration reference sources on last time buy offer.

As the UK distributor for Metrix Instrument Co., Ixthus Instrumentation sells and supports the USA-based machinery monitoring specialists’ full line of Hardy Portable Shaker vibration reference sources. Recently Metrix have announced that, whilst it will continue to produce the newer Hardy Shaker series HI-903/913 for years to come, its older HI803/813 models are due to […]

Precise temperature control for novel food production: NTC temperature sensors from Variohm EuroSensor ensure accurate modelling of food in the Procusini 3D food printer

The Procusini 3.0 is a 3D food printer, recently launched in its third and revised generation with NTC temperature probes from Variohm EuroSensor. The manufacturer, Print2Taste GmbH, was founded in 2014 as a spin-off company of the Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences in Freising. Aimed at catering professionals, event-gastronomy and hotels, as well as specialist […]


Starrag UK has joined Made in the Midlands (MIM), the influential peer group for MDs and CEOs of manufacturing and engineering firms in the Midlands. The Birmingham-based company – which offers innovative machining solutions from its product ranges of Berthiez, Bumotec, Dörries, Droop+Rein, Ecospeed, Heckert, Scharmann, SIP, Starrag and TTL –   says joining MIM will […]

Future-Proofing Three Futuristic Facilities

‘Repair, Protect, Improve’ is the Belzona motto, encompassing the way Belzona systems are successfully used on thousands of applications around the world. On occasion though, an application calls to be neither ‘repaired’ or ‘improved’ but rather ‘protected’ preventatively. These applications are on new-build structures which use Belzona materials to provide a stronger foundation and a […]