Technology report

One for everything – DRT 25C dynamic reference diffuse sensor with innovative CAT technology. With the DRT 25C dynamic reference diffuse sensor, Leuze has brought a new operating principle to the market in the area of optical sensors. At the heart of the invention is the innovative CAT technology, which transforms a simple diffuse sensor […]

Defect detection in the palm of your hand

~ The Sempre Group introduces GelSight Mobile to its metrology portfolio ~ Industrial metrology specialist, The Sempre Group, has introduced the new GelSight Mobile handheld sensor, to the UK and Irish markets. The portable device collects 3D surface topographic data using an elastomeric sensor effectively reveals detailed surface features, no matter the lighting conditions or […]

51 manufacturing SMEs target growth through innovation with Made Smarter’s digital transformation workshops

The new, bespoke process is accelerating North West makers towards increased productivity, efficiency and growth Made Smarter has launched an innovative, streamlined process to enable more SME manufacturers to speed up their digital transformation. Digital transformation workshops are designed to accelerate manufacturing growth by identifying digital tools and technologies that can maximise operational processes and […]


Sparc Systems in collaboration with Fortress Technology has developed the only known paperless audit software featuring unlimited pre-programmed Codes of Practice (COP). Available on Sparc’s full range of checkweighing, x-ray and combination inspection systems, this innovative software provides food factories with automated equipment performance testing, capturing all the data required to guarantee absolute traceability.

Flowmeter for Applications Requiring a High Degree of Cleanliness

The Metraflow ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises offers an ideal solution for flow monitoring applications requiring a high degree of cleanliness such as are found in the  pharmaceutical, medical, semiconductor and ultra-pure water markets. Typically production processes in these markets require flow measurement devices able to cope with low flow rates and construction from ultra-pure […]

Earth Leakage Protection- Safe Guarding your Investment and your Resilience

More and more in every electrical installation the security of the power supply is paramount. The increasing complexity of electrical installations and the loads placed on them can lead to progressive faults, especially in the earthing. Early detection of the increased insulation or development of an earth fault allows the prevention of tripping events, maintains […]

Versatile LVDT/RVDT/Resolver Simulator Module from Pickering Interfaces occupies just one PXI slot

Multiple functionalities increase test flexibility; reduce cost September 22, 2020 – Clacton-on-Sea, UK – Pickering Interfaces, the leading supplier of modular signal switching and simulation solutions for use in electronic test and verification, today launched its model 41-670, a single module that can function as an LVDT, RVDT or resolver simulator. Occupying just one PXI […]


The latest addition to the range of temperature sensing products from sensing and instrumentation specialists BAUMER is the TER8, a compact sensor based on RTD (Resistance Temperature Detection) technology. These front-flush, low-invasive resistance thermometers are specially designed for applications which demand optimum measurement accuracy combined with the need to meet stringent hygienic standards.

RS Components launches 94% efficient POL converters covering most standard bus and battery voltages

Versatile switching regulators are drop-in replacements for LMxx devices LONDON, UK, 22 September 2020 – RS Components (RS), a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global omni-channel solutions partner for industrial customers and suppliers, has added the new TRACO Power TSR-WI Series of non-isolated POL (point of load) DC/DC converters to its product […]