Risk in supply chains differs by industry, new report finds

Inaugural Global Supply Chain Risk Report now available The construction sector reduced its overall supply chain risk in Q1 2018, while transportation saw increased risk across all four metrics measured Overall, 10% more buyer relationships were with suppliers located in high-risk countries than in the previous quarter, with an 18% increase in the transportation sector […]

Specifying the Optimum Liquid Flowmeter for Your Application

Titan Enterprises has produced an informative technical paper – ‘How to specify liquid flowmeters’. The optimal liquid flowmeter for your application will vary considerably according to a wide range of operational parameters including pipe bore, flow path, liquid viscosity, particulate levels, measurement accuracy, measurement dynamic range, maintenance and target purchase price.

ABB launching plug & produce solution for existing pharmaceutical plants at ACHEMA

Collaboration between ABB and Werum IT Solutions on Shop Floor Integration reduces engineering, validation and testing time associated with biotech production. Designed for established pharmaceutical manufacturing plants with existing machinery, the new software solution called Shop Floor Integration Version 2.0 allows for the creation of a digital twin of the existing system prior to installation. […]

Nidec Industrial Solutions surfs the crest of the wave of a new business: electronic power makes it possible to experience exciting, safe and reliable surfing indoors

Nidec Industrial Solutions is partnering with American Wave Machines by providing the control system backbone for innovative technology which has the potential to disrupt the sport of surfing MILANO, 11 June 2018 – Nidec Industrial Solutions (NIS), leader in the Nidec Group’s industrial sector, is collaborating with American Wave Machines, as the sole supplier, in […]

New hygienic inspection pipeline for liquid food lines tackles bug outbreaks

At PPMA 2018, stand B01, Fortress Technology will unveil how its new Pipeline Ultra+ metal detector, featuring reduced flat surfaces, tackles cross contamination and the spread of bacteria to achieve optimal food safety. The Pipeline Ultra+ system, available across the company’s Stealth, Phantom and Interceptor range, has been specifically designed to offer food manufacturers a […]