Industrial Technology - Linked-in Industrial Technology - Twitter Industrial Technology - News Feed
Latest Issue
Diary and Events

UKIVA Machine Vision Conference



Join us on 15 July 2021 on the MVC Technology Presentation Hub and explore eight online seminar theatres. (more)

PPMA Show 2021

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

28/09/2021 - 30/09/2021

PPMA Show 2021 will be the UK’s largest ever event dedicated to state-of-the-art processing and (more)

Southern Manufacturing

Farnborough, Hants(GU14 6TQ)

06/10/2021 - 07/10/2021

Southern Manufacturing and Electronics is the most comprehensive annual industrial exhibition in the (more)

Advanced Engineering 2021

NEC Birmingham(B40 1NT)

03/11/2021 - 04/11/2021

Join us in our 12th and most important edition to date, as we invite engineers and management from all (more)

Southco acquires Counterbalance Corporation

Southco acquires Counterbalance Corporation

Southco has successfully acquired Counterbalance Corporation, a US-based manufacturer of modular torsion spring systems. Counterbalance’s patented position control technology is specially engineered to minimise the effort required to lift lids, covers, hatches and countertops. 

Solutions comprised of this technology can be found in equipment and countertop applications across a diverse range of industries, including medical, industrial, military, education, hospitality and food service. 

The integration of this unique design and manufacturing capability will strengthen Southco’s wider global positioning technology product portfolio, enhancing the performance of positioning technology to encompass an even wider range of applications, with higher load forces. This will, in turn, benefit Southco’s extensive customer base by enabling it to better assist customers in solving their design and manufacturing challenges.

“We are excited to add the CounterbaIance technology, expertise and solutions to our Access Hardware business, as this expanded offering further enhances our ability to create value for our customers,” said Brian McNeill, president and CEO of Southco. “With this acquisition, Southco expands its successful positioning technology line and value-added capabilities to the markets we serve.”


Latest news about Springs, gas springs and dampers

Additional Information
Text styles