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Industry 4.0 Summitt

Manchester Central (M2 3GX)

28/02/2018 - 01/03/2018

Industry 4.0, the 4th industrial revolution, smart manufacturing, digital factories…these are (more)

Drives & Controls 2018

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

10/04/2018 - 12/04/2018

Drives & Controls exhibition is recognised as the UK’s leading show for Automation, Power (more)

UKIVA Machine Vision Conference

Arena MK(MK1 1ST)


Following a successful launch in 2017, UKIVA Machine Vision Conference returns to Arena MK, Milton Keynes, (more)

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When Haigh Engineering wanted to overhaul its control panels for wastewater treatment plants, it turned to Siemens for a high technology solution that would increase control intelligence and functionality, ease fault finding, and reduce hard wiring and assembly time. With application support, (more...)
Pierce/clinch fastening is the ideal process for automotive manufacturers
Land-Rover is taking full advantage of the cost and quality benefits associated with Profil's pierce fastening methods, by specifying more than 320 of the company's clinch nuts and studs in the assembly of its latest generation, T5 platform Discovery vehicles. Profil pierce/clinch fasteners offer (more...)
Low cost sound proofing for compressor
Jun-Air has introduced a new low cost sound proof cabinet for its OF302 oil-less compressor range with tank capacities up to 10 litres. The cabinet reduces the sound emission from the already quiet oil-less compressors to as low as 52dB(A). This, combined with the attractive RAL 9002 non-glossy, (more...)
Lube-free chain solves wear problems
Engineers at Sherwin-Williams' paint roller manufacturing plant in Deshler, USA, were experiencing problems with excessive chain wear caused by fibres from the paint rollers bonding to the lubricated chain and quickly destroying it. Despite using low levels of lubricant and taking other (more...)
Iglidur X bearings provided a low coefficient of friction
A gap in the market has led New Zealander Paul Edmondson, technical design consultant to the Mirabella V yacht, to pioneer a business designing unique hinges for the marine sector. Vosper Thornycroft, the company responsible for manufacturing the world’s largest single masted yacht, created a seven (more...)
The gearboxes were chosen for their compact design
BAE Systems is the contractor awarded to supply the American Marines with a Lightweight Howitzer Gun. The M777 Howitzer is substantially different from any other gun, as it has been designed to be ultra lightweight to allow the US Marines to fly the gun in by helicopter; the gun utilises an (more...)
Protex has extended its range of medium duty products with the introduction of the Type 33 fastener series. Suitable for a wide range of re-sealable applications, the new stainless steel, zinc plated mild steel latches are offered with a choice of three grip lengths. They are all designed for use (more...)
The new units were easily retrofitted to the existing platform
Thames Water has replaced old Varatio Strateline gearboxes with new Brevini multi-stage planetary gearboxes on a series of half bridge scrapers at Maidenhead Sewage Treatment Works (STW). The new Brevini planetary units offered increased radial load and torque transmission ratings over their (more...)
IGS is adopting zerovalent chrome plating as its standard finish
Industrial Gas Springs is helping equipment manufacturers to meet stringent EU environmental and product recycling standards by adopting zerovalent chrome plating as the standard finish for operating rods across its complete range of UK-made gas springs, with the exception of all-stainless steel (more...)
The BLMFS5 yields more force per coil-length than competing products
The BLMFS5 flat linear motor range from Aerotech has a special laminated iron-core design which the company claims yields more force per coil-length than equivalent sized motors by efficiently focusing the magnetic field created by the winding. A typical dynamics improvement of up to 25% compared to (more...)
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