Steel & Alloy drives ahead with Street Crane

Steel & Alloy, a leading UK automotive supplier has future-proofed its business with the opening of a new state-of-the-art alloy processing facility, fully equipped with three heavy duty Street cranes. The £27 million investment constitutes the first phase of the development, which has added 10,000 square metres to the site. Over the next two years, […]

The Smart way to Industry 4.0 with PROFINET Based Technologies

AMTC, Coventry, 26 March The Crystal, London, 28 March Co-organized by PROFIBUS & PROFINET International (PI UK) and the European Interreg Project INCASE (“Industry 4.0 via Networked Control Applications and Sustainable Engineering”, these free-to-attend seminars address the key practical issues arising from the use of digital communications in automated manufacturing and process industry applications, with […]

HIU Version 2

DMS – Selected to provide the Sontex range of Heat Meters for the Heat Interface Unit installations (HIU). In order for the UK Government to achieve its carbon reduction targets it is expected that an increased number of heat networks will be installed in the coming decade, with a heat network capital investment potential of […]

How the IIoT and edge computing enable pumping systems to meet new challenges

Turning water and wastewater pumping systems into intelligent devices. With demand for water and wastewater treatment on the rise, the operators tasked with keeping it all flowing face daunting challenges on several fronts. Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies, including edge computing, may provide the answer for creating the efficient, self-optimizing distribution infrastructures needed to […]

How the IIoT will help food and beverage companies navigate a changing regulatory environment

By Jason Andersen, VP of Business Line Management, Stratus Technologies When Congress passed the FDA Food Safety Modernisation Act (FSMA), it ushered in sweeping reforms aimed at proactively preventing safety threats to the food supply, rather than simply responding to them. Food manufacturers must now ensure they are producing according to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), […]

Outstanding Cooling From Above

Rittal has developed a roof-mounted version of its award-winning and highly energy efficient Blue e+ cooling units; these are designed for enclosures of 800 x 600mm (W x D) upwards and deliver a cooling output of 1.3 kW. The new roof-mounted units also feature within the new VX25 large enclosure system as an integrated solution.

Digital Imaging for Ballistics Proofing Ranges (Specialised Imaging)

Designed to capture 11-million-pixel resolution images the Specialised Imaging SIR3 ballistics range camera provides more detail than any other high-speed camera in its class. The compact, lightweight SIR3 sets a new standard for ballistic range testing with its unique ability to acquire two separate full resolution images enabling valuable displacement and velocity information to be determined […]


Multicar is a versatile monorail system manufactured in Germany by Telelift GmbH and supplied, installed and maintained in the UK by Quirepace Ltd. A Multicar installation consists of a network of track, which can be linked by switches (points) enabling complex layouts to be configured. Trolleys operate autonomously on the track network carrying diverse payloads […]

OEM Manufactured Drive Couplings

The Only Safe And Reliable Solution We live in a world where it has never been easier to search for, find and purchase items on line. However, along with the benefits which on-line purchasing brings can come some hidden dangers, including the risk of inadvertently purchasing counterfeit products. Whilst these items may on the face […]

Pregis roll out new ancillary technology for green packaging

Pregis Limited have announced the launch of their new Easypack® Coiler, a high volume, high-speed ancillary packaging solution that boosts on-demand packing times and enhances user experience. Designed to bolt-on directly on to their bestselling Packmaster™Pro packaging technology, the new Coiler system automates the process of producing coils of robust, cushion packaging made from 100% […]