Optical Surfaces Ltd (Kenley, UK), a leading producer of ultra-high precision optics and optical systems, reports on an ongoing program of investment in new staff and facilities following consistent growth in sales over the last 3 years. Dr Aris Kouris, Sales Director commented “Lead by increased international demand for challenging one-off’s and batches of high […]
Dividends of long term relationship New clamp technology has been developed by RED Engineering to improve subsea well intervention operations. The two, first of a kind modular subsea clamps have been delivered to energy industry leader TechnipFMC for operation from the specialist well intervention vessel, Island Constructor. The modular design will allow the capacity of […]
Series hoist unit with four pick-up points Precise handling thanks to mechanical synchronisation One motor for four chain drives Wetter, Germany, 12 April 2018. Fitted with four load hooks, the Demag LDC-Q quadro chain hoist allows different load handling attachments to be lifted and transported at the same time. The available LDC-Q sizes enable loads weighing […]
Ethernet POWERLINK becomes the 17th industrial network to be included in the Anybus® X-gateway™ offering. The new gateways enable system integrators and machine builders to connect POWERLINK-systems to any other fieldbus or industrial Ethernet network. Ethernet POWERLINK is an industrial Ethernet network originating from the Austrian automation company B+R, established as a leading network for […]
Noted Researcher, Educator, and Leader is First Addition to Board since IPO TROY, Mich., April 19, 2018 – Dean Mary C. Boyce has accepted an appointment to the Altair (Nasdaq:ALTR) Board of Directors. She is Dean of The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science at Columbia University in the City of New York, […]
Based on a radial flow technique, Titan Enterprises turbine flowmeter range provides the ideal way for accurately measuring the flow of low viscosity liquids. Classic turbine flowmeters use propeller type turbines in a closed circular conduit. The turbine is mounted on low friction bearings and its rotation is detected through the chamber wall by one of […]
FLIR Systems has published an application note that describes how IntelliView, a Canadian specialist video analytics company, developed a smart camera solution based on a FLIR thermal camera to remotely automatically monitor oil pump stations for leaks.
Ultra slim device guarantees 5kV isolation and 8.0mm creepage and clearance distances Düsseldorf, Germany, 19 April 2018 – Toshiba Electronics Europe today announced the launch of a new gate driver photocoupler housed in a low-profile SO8L package. The TLP5832 delivers 2.5A peak output current (IOPH,IOPL) and can directly drive medium-class IGBTs and MOSFETs in applications such as […]
Digitize, or get left in the dust? That’s the pivotal question facing today’s factories, logistics centers and power stations. Industry 4.0 is fast becoming the new standard, and that means change. IT and machinery manufacturing are converging, new business models are popping up like mushrooms, and AI is making its way into factories. And everything […]
The recycled carbon fibre bogies will now undergo extensive tests on the Institute of Railway Research £3.5m test rig at the University of Huddersfield RAIL vehicle bogies made from recycled carbon fibre could lead to major savings for operators, with a 50 per cent reduction in weight meaning a huge reduction in track wear and […]
Resolve Optics is a leading supplier of bespoke Military specification (MIL-SPEC) lenses that offer many advantages over regular off-the-shelf commercial grade lenses. Producing a lens or lens system for military use requires careful consideration of its resistance to vibration, shock, temperature and water ingress in addition to ensuring high reliability and top performance.
Güdel‘s Gantry Robots have established a reputation for performance and reliability, particularly in applications where large, heavy components need to be transported accurately over large distances. In a recent project for Midlands based MTI Welding Technologies Limited, Güdel UK provided the Gantry Robots which are at the heart of an automated cell used to […]