U300: Simply Laser Marking Trotec Laser, a market leading supplier of laser cutting, engraving and marking machines, has introduced the latest in efficient laser marking tools, the U300. Part of the Rayjet series of laser machines, the U300 features a working area of 190 x 190 mm and is designed for efficient marking of metals […]
SPX® FLOW, a global process solutions enterprise, has launched two new APV® Rannie® and Gaulin® homogeniser models. With more than 120 years of experience innovating homogenisers, the new 57T and 77T models add to the already high-profile line available from SPX FLOW and its APV brand. The latest additions to the homogeniser portfolio are designed to deliver powerful performance and […]
The GTMA has identified over 500 UK-based companies across the country working in 3D Printing (3DP) / Additive Manufacture (AM) as a core element of their business operations. Many more are using the technology and optimizing design of components to maximise the benefits of moving to this technology as a route to production. We have […]
Asynt reports upon the synthesis of novel Gold (Au) organometallic complexes for use by researchers in the School of Chemistry at the University of Bristol (UK) achieved using a DrySyn SnowStorm Reactor and DrySyn Splitter Manifold. The aim of the research being undertaken at the University of Bristol was to create new Au(I) organometallic complexes for use […]
Fast and accurate robotic testing will enable validation of more batches in much less time for the automotive, aerospace, heavy machinery and construction sectors A 3D quality inspection robot system, up to 10 times faster than Coordinated Measuring Machine (CMM) systems, can dramatically accelerate production by providing fast, accurate testing to make metrology easier and […]
~ Fiber alignment in composite materials ~ Animals as different as lions, piranha and ants have something in common: their ability to hunt in groups. The anatomy of a wild hunt is complex. Each member of the pack has a role to play, and a specific position in the group’s formation. Just a step out […]
Easy and fast engineering with Desigo Engineering Framework Open by design for integration of different protocols and devices with no need for additional hardware or software Offers wireless access to controllers, remote cloud connection Secure connectivity and encrypted communication Siemens Smart Infrastructure launched its new building automation controllers. Desigo PXC4 and PXC5 to transform buildings into […]
We are pleased to announce that we are re-starting our training sessions! If you would like to top up your knowledge on heat metering look no further, we have over 20 years’ experience and can provide either certified CPD Heat Meter training or a less formal Lunch n Learn session. Both sessions cover Heat/Energy Metering and […]
We are delighted to welcome Dr Jennifer Johns to the GTMA team, bringing a range of expertise including research on technological change and innovation in global supply chain networks. She is a Reader in International Business at The University of Bristol. We have been working with Jennifer on a number of projects and are collaborating […]
~ Walking through a highly automated connector facility ~ Automation underpins the modern world, but just how much of a role does it play in the manufacture of cable connectors? Here, Mark Bailie, European Operations Manager at cable and connector specialist PEI-Genesis, walks us through the company’s highly automated facility in Southampton.
The materials that can make cars more innovative and sustainable The automotive industry is in the midst of a technological revolution characterised by the convergence of new digital technologies with traditional car manufacture. Most of the major industry players are investing in technologies to develop cars that are autonomous, connected, electric and enable shared mobility (ACES). Here, Kathie […]
Engineers can now bring the performance and cost-saving benefits of the Allen-Bradley Compact GuardLogix 5380 controllers to more safety applications. Rockwell Automation has expanded the family of safety controllers with the addition of the new Compact GuardLogix 5380 SIL 3 controller.