At a price unrivalled by any other robot in its class, Acrovision are the sole UK distributor of the AUBO-i5 collaborative robot (cobot), from American/Chinese firm AUBO Robotics. The AUBO-i5 is an advanced, human friendly collaborative robot providing solutions for the small and medium manufacturing sectors. The AUBO-i5 cobot has a 5kg payload and a […]
Heason Technology returns to the Drives and Controls Show this year with dynamic working demonstrations highlighting the latest decentralised motion technologies. Application engineers will be on hand to discuss individual requirements and visitors to Stand D708 can view a range of high-precision mechatronic components and control examples on display from many of Heason’s supply partners.
Since William Hughes, a specialist manufacturer of springs and wire components, acquired the ultrasonic cleaning company AC Services in 2015, it has installed an 80m² high specification clean room at its Stalbridge, Dorset headquarters rated at Class 7 in accordance with ISO 14644-1, the only one of its kind in the UK. The clean room […]
Making sensor data and information from different sources available globally and linking this data and information in a meaningful way – this is the crux of Industry 4.0. New business ideas make it necessary to make this information globally available and accessible not only within a company but also beyond the boundaries of the company […]
Digitalisation of production is also fundamentally changing the field of maintenance and repair. Smart networking of plant and machinery enables the recording and evaluation of large amounts of performance data and therefore continuous status monitoring and predictive maintenance. Current developments and the latest innovations are displayed by the industry every two years at Underhåll in […]
Renowned hand tool manufacturer Bahco consulted engineers and took their comments and suggestions on board when developing their latest Ergonomic Tool Management System, which brings order to any workplace. Clearly displaying every tool or group of tools in the colour coded, easy-glide drawers of the system’s secure storage trolleys enables engineers to find the tool […]
Companies that employ machine-to-machine communication to streamline manufacturing require real-time capabilities. IT resources deployed in close geographical proximity ensure that latency is low, and data readily available. The Rittal Edge Data Centre provides an effective answer to this need. It is a turn-key, pre-configured solution based on standardised infrastructure. It can be implemented rapidly and […]
As CV-Library reveals how to be savvy about what you post online One third (30.8%) of recruiters admit to ‘stalking’ potential candidates on social media, putting pressure on workers to be savvy about what they post online. Despite this, 24.4% of engineering professionals don’t set their social media profiles private. That’s according to the latest […]
Waterscan is delighted to unveil Intellistorm® – the future of water reuse and flood resilience. Intellistorm® uniquely combines rainwater harvesting, attenuation and intelligent data gathering into one system. Where deployed, it is expected to drastically reduce site water consumption and discharge to drain.
Student from Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School takes top prize in The Big Bang Competition Engineering project is a £49 flat-pack 3D printer prototype The Big Bang Fair culminates in Careers Day for families on Saturday 17th March
Baltic mobile crane rental company Strele Logistics supplied lifting and rigging equipment, including a Modulift spreader beam, as a 49t chimney was installed at a biological waste treatment facility in Kaunas, Lithuania last month (February). Strele accepted a scope of work to load the 35m-long, 2.75m-diameter pipe where it was manufactured at Enerstena Group’s facility, […]
Long creepage distance and wide operating temperature range are ideal for demanding industrial applications Toshiba Electronics Europe today announced the launch of a new high-speed IC-Photocoupler for MOSFET gate signal insulation. The TLP2735 is Toshiba’s first photocoupler to incorporate an under voltage lockout (UVLO) function with hysteresis.