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Advanced Engineering 2020

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

04/11/2020 - 05/11/2020

The UK's largest annual advanced manufacturing trade show, Advanced Engineering is your opportunity to (more)

Drives & Controls Exhibition

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

25/01/2021 - 27/01/2021

The show brings together key suppliers of state-of-the-art equipment representing the multi-tasking culture (more)

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Less planning effort for material flow solutions
With the inclusion of the new stacker crane and transfer cars in its planning software, Interroll has once again expanded the range of applications of the popular Interroll Layouter Tool. With this application, which can be seamlessly integrated into the AutoCAD design program, planners and system (more...)
Three-axis handling with tray recirculation system
MK has designed a fully automated system for a customer who required a palletiser with a connected tray recirculation system. This custom solution uses cost-effective standard components and adapted special functions which allows pallet trucks to be used to feed Euro pallets into the system. The (more...)
Vertical mounting helps save space
B&R’s intelligent track system SuperTrak is now available in a vertical-mount variant. This helps to optimise the output per square meter of floor space. If products are only transported on the upper side of the SuperTrak, the weight is not supported magnetically. Instead the load is (more...)
Increased safety for control pendants and assembly areas
To use tools and control pendants flexibly in production, they require appropriately long cables and hoses. However, these are often strewn across the floor unprotected and can create a trip hazard. Cable reels with slip rings offer a solution for power transmission but are often only available as a (more...)
Investing in skills and technologies proves key
As UK businesses look at how they can survive the current crisis, there are lessons to be learned from some of Britain’s oldest companies. Recently celebrating its 100th anniversary, Kingston Engineering, for example, established itself in the devastating aftermath of the First World War, (more...)
Layoffs and social distancing measures may drive automation
Whether driven by the reduction of in-shop personnel due to layoffs or to maintain social distancing guidelines into the future, many machine shops will likely be re-evaluating ways to eliminate labour-intensive manual operations if they can be automated instead. At the top of this list are (more...)
Shaping the future
The Factory of the Future will herald important changes in the way we work. Manufacturers large and small are likely to need more people with technological expertise, and fewer with basic shop-floor knowledge. Rexroth President, Rolf Najork, considers the implications. The Factory of the Future is (more...)
Icotek KEL-DP offers time and cost saving alternative to traditional cable glands
Foremost Electronics announces new additions to Icotek’s market leading range of cable entry plates, the KEL-DP 25 version A and KEL-DP 32 version A and B. KEL-DP products offer high cable density and are a simple to use cost saving alternative to traditional cable glands. The KEL-DP is a (more...)
Robots get greater range with plug-and-play linear actuators
Industrial robots have long been established as the technology of choice when it comes to efficient automation solutions for a wide range of handling and processing tasks. Now, thanks to a new innovation, owners and users can significantly extend the working range of their robots and cobots (more...)
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