Trio of prestigious accolades for NSK3 days ago
NSK ended 2023 by celebrating a trio of notable awards and accolades that reflect its progressive efforts in a number of key business areas, including technical achievement, ESG (environmental, social and governance) and staff diversity and inclusion.
MOONS’ Industries launches in the UK4 days ago
Motors and drives specialist MOONS’ Industries is delighted to announce the launch of Moons’ Industries (UK) based in Reading, Berkshire. This development is the latest chapter of a journey which started nearly 30 years ago building on a commitment to solving problems and meeting the need of its customers.
Servo worm gearboxes deliver reliability, efficiency and superior performance2 days ago
The latest patented Apex Dynamics innovation in servo worm gearbox technology, the JDBL series, is reliable and versatile, available in different output shafts (solid shaft, hollow shaft and shrink disc), mounting positions, and input flange variants to match the required servo motor.
Highly efficient drives for numerous applications2 days ago
When machine builders are looking for frequency inverters that not only cover a wide power range, but also reliably drive synchronous, asynchronous, PM or IPM motors, the COMBIVERT F6 and S6 drive controllers from KEB are often a first choice. So what separates and unites the two drive controllers?
Lenze set to take a leading role in conveying with new motor driven roller2 days ago
Lenze has developed a new magnetic motor driven roller (MDR) – the result of a significant research programme. Asserting that the o450 MDR is the most powerful motor driven roller currently on the market, Lenze adds that conveying applications will also benefit from less complexity, fewer variants, more efficiency, and simpler, faster commissioning and maintenance.
Aluminium profile solutions and accessories3 days ago
From workstations to conveyor systems, safety guards to lean manufacturing, MiniTec UK provides safety, warehousing and automation solutions to industry by applying its versatile range of modular aluminium profiles, products and accessories to create an array of bespoke solutions for industry that help improve efficiencies and productivity.
Touchscreens: the top outdoor control choice3 days ago
Thanks to the rise of the smartphone, we have all become accustomed to the touchscreen. However, the application possibilities of touchscreens go far beyond what we are used to from our smartphone. The touchscreen is also gaining ground for operating machines and devices outdoors, as the experts at SCHURTER explain.
Increasing productivity by using standard components10 days ago
Marcus Schneck, CEO of norelem, explores how standard components present an untapped potential to manufacturers in increasing productivity and, in turn, profitability.
Navigating challenges and seizing opportunities with OEMs17 days ago
In an era of relentless digital transformation across industries, OEMs bear the exciting responsibility of embedding cutting-edge technologies into their products to meet customer demands. The rewards of this digital shift are evident to end users, but the journey also holds vast potential for OEMs, leading to the creation of value-added after-sale services, as Jake Dibb, OEM business development manager at SolutionsPT, explains.
Free Guide to the New Machinery Regulation (EU) 2023/1230
European Machinery Regulation (EU) 2023/1230 is replacing Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC. Technically, it has already come into force but there is a transition period during which machinery is still being CE marked to the old Directive. You can download a free copy of the Guide to the New Machinery Regulation (EU) 2023/1230 by completing the form here.
Free Guide to Food & Beverage Industry Machine Design
The MachineBuilding.net Guide to Food and Beverage Industry Machine Design provides information, hints and tips to help designers create state-of-the-art yet cost effective systems that meet applicable regulations and standards, while also providing the necessary levels of productivity, quality and reliability.
White paper sheds light on the challenges and solutions when using optical sensors352 days ago
A free-to-download white paper from sensing and instrumentation specialist Baumer considers all the challenges of why ambient light has such a significant influence on the performance of optical sensors and provides some practical solutions.
Traceability 4.0: The fundamental element of global manufacturing450 days ago
Omron has produced a whitepaper looking to developments in traceability, highlighting how so called ‘Traceability 4.0’ connects digital and physical technology to optimise and improve yield.
Whitepaper explores traceability in the FMCG sector470 days ago
Recognising how traceability has evolved due to the implementation of technology, Omron has produced a Whitepaper that explores the evolution of traceability and explains why the latest phase, Traceability 4.0, is not just about tracking products throughout the supply chain but also optimising productivity, quality and brand reputation within the manufacturing operation by tying product to process parameters.