- Register

 
 

Home >INDUSTRY FOCUSES
PRODUCTS & SERVICES

1/4     (1 to 20 of 67)

14 February 2017

Meeting the needs of operators in applications such as food and beverage, chemical and pharmaceutical processing, who are under pressure meet the highest standards of hygiene, Gibbons Engineering Group offers waterproof electric motors and variable speed drives.

[Read More]


02 December 2015

When automation OEM, Newtech wanted to design a new ultrasonic cutting machine for the bakery industry, it turned to Mitsubishi Electric for a fast, efficient, flexible and clean robotic solution. The result is an innovative machine design that can cut cakes to the highest levels of precision, working flexibly for different portion sizes and quantities, and eliminating problems of damaged product.

[Read More]


03 November 2015

To operate large applications such as wind power installations as efficiently as possible, users need to have constant information about the current status of devices and functions. The ACT20C module from Weidmüller enables such effective and strategic monitoring and optimisation of such systems and processes through AC and DC current readings.

[Read More]


03 December 2015

New from PCB Piezotronics, the new 130A24 is a ½in (12mm) free-field polarised array microphone and preamplifier system with replaceable water and dust resistant cover for harsh environments and applications such as automotive brake and tyre noise testing.

[Read More]


01 October 2015

In response to rising retailer demand for mixed product trays, FANUC has collaborated with integrator Pacepacker Services to engineer a robotic pot swap tray loading system.

[Read More]


24 September 2015

To safeguard shore supply maintenance operations on ELECTROSTARtrains, Castell has supplied a customised trapped key interlocking system to Bombardier Transportation . The safety system is fitted to all Bombardier ELECTROSTAR trains, produced for Southern Railways, South Eastern Trains and c2c.


[Read More]


26 August 2015

To meet growing demand from industry for new ways to manage water treatment systems, Veolia has launched its new customer portal – Vision.

[Read More]


12 August 2015

Parker Hannifin's AC30 series of drives has achieved DNV marine certification. The certification emphasises the ability of AC30 to operate reliably and safely in even the most extreme of environments, including marine and offshore.

[Read More]


21 July 2015

Improving energy efficiency is the key theme of WEG’s stand 3C90 at this year’s Offshore Europe, where the company will showcase its W22Xd Super Premium Efficiency range of hazardous area motors, which meet IE4 energy efficiency standards and said to be the most energy efficient flameproof motors available on the market.

[Read More]


19 June 2015

This year’s Isle of Man SES TT Zero Challenge class event saw two Victory Racing prototype race bikes – powered by Parker Hannifin’s Global Vehicle Motor (GVM) PMAC electric motors – take third and fourth place.

[Read More]


23 December 2014

Marathon Electric has enhanced its ranges of stainless steel, washdown heavy-duty motors for applications requiring clean or hygienic facilities, such as food processing.

[Read More]


19 August 2014

The new Omega PRS-3-100-CB sanitary temperature sensor contains a PT100 Platinum RTD element and is designed for use in food, dairy, beverage and bio-pharmaceutical clean-in-place (CIP) type applications.

[Read More]


Link
18 August 2014

Showcasing five different food handling robots, FANUC will present its biggest selection ever at a PPMA show this year.

[Read More]


22 April 2014

German based viastore systems has used drive technology from Lenze in its new viaspeed mini-load system.

[Read More]


23 April 2014

Telonic Instruments has introduced a new Avionics Test package from Kikusui consisting of an extensive range of high performance multifunctional AC power supplies coupled with powerful avionics software, which is designed to meet the requirements of aircraft test standards.

[Read More]


25 February 2014

Schaeffler has extended its range of innovative solutions for all-electric and hybrid electric vehicles.

[Read More]


10 January 2014

Advanced automation specialist, Knight Warner, has helped to solve a major handling problem for a large dairy at Pennybridge, Ballymena, Northern Ireland.

[Read More]


09 January 2014

Revolvo reports that its SRBs (split roller bearings) are helping to cut the cost of bearing downtime for a range of food processors and manufacturers.

[Read More]


22 October 2013

Adding to its LR Mate 200-iD robot range, FANUC has launched the 200iD/4S which is suitable for use in confined spaces and the 200iD/7L which is designed for high speed handling applications where extra reach is required.

[Read More]


27 September 2013

The first UK installation of a new type of medium voltage AC drive has been commissioned at Yorkshire Water’s Blackburn Meadows Wastewater Treatment Works in Sheffield.

[Read More]


1/4     (1 to 20 of 67)

FEATURES

1/3     (1 to 20 of 49)

30 August 2017

If the food and drink sector is to continue to build on productivity gains and fully unlock its future potential, increased levels of automation and digitalisation offer opportunities for faster, more flexible and more intelligent production, together with increased energy efficiency, reduced waste and an optimised value chain

[Read More]


Link
30 June 2017

Companies in the marine and offshore industry operate in a highly globalised environment and face strong pricing pressure while being asked to deliver highly complex facilities on time and on budget. Andy Pye looks at some of the many technical challenges, including cross-site collaboration and challenging decisions about whether to work with a multitude of suppliers or adopt a single-supplier philosophy

[Read More]


26 June 2017

From smart packaging to production line flexibility, Charlotte Stonestreet takes a look at the latest developments in the printing and packaging sector

[Read More]


21 October 2016

Whether it be for ongoing track maintenance, managing journey flow, monitoring batteries, or non-intrusive condition monitoring, the railway sector is full steam ahead in leveraging the latest in sensors and connectivity. Charlotte Stonestreet looks at some recent examples

[Read More]


13 September 2016

A collaboration between motion control and robotics specialists Yaskawa and a leading intralogistics and packaging company has resulted in the development of an automatic robot-based palletising cell which takes robotics handling to new levels of sophistication.

[Read More]


Link
29 April 2016

With ‘Dieselgate’ hitting the headlines worldwide, followed by further more recent revelations of fuel efficiency rigging, the past year has been a bit of a rough road for the automotive industry. Nevertheless, the sector continues to play an important role in technological development across the board

[Read More]


28 April 2016

The Industrial IoT, big bata, counterfeiting, Process Analytical Technology and the need for 100% quality are all influencing today’s chemical and pharmaceutical sectors. CDA’s consulting editor, Andy Pye picks out some of the most interesting stories

[Read More]


22 February 2016

As we rely more and more on machinery to manage and support medical professionals, it is important that accuracy and repeatability become ingrained in the tools we use, especially as we move into the age of the robot. Nowhere is this more vital than the healthcare sector.

[Read More]


18 February 2016

Reducing the cost of running a warehouse is one of the most critical challenges faced by many businesses today. Many are increasingly turning to automation with the intention of improving efficiency and productivity

[Read More]


05 January 2016

CDA consulting editor, Andy Pye, provides a round up of the latest development in the aerospace sector

[Read More]


04 January 2016

The gradual move towards ‘smart’ technologies, in factories, homes, buildings, cities and energy grids, has created new industry demands in terms of power generation, usage, quality and protection

[Read More]


21 August 2015

Increased productivity is always on the menu in the food and drink sector. CDA looks at how this can be achieved

[Read More]


23 June 2015

Driven by the ever increasing need for increased productivity, greater uptime, energy efficiency and enhanced flexibility, the packaging sector is increasingly turning to automation to achieve its goals

[Read More]


22 June 2015

Companies in the global energy industry are under intense pressure. The exponential growth of power demand must always be met. Compliance with increasingly stringent health, safety and environmental regulations is mandatory. New facilities must be brought online quickly, an ageing infrastructure must be upgraded - all with minimal service interruptions.

[Read More]


05 May 2015

While the typical image of the automotive industry may be of huge manufacturing facilities, the sector has a far wider remit than the production line

[Read More]


Link
02 March 2015

Plant floor equipment is gradually becoming more digitised and connected, able to perform high value asset and process monitoring and diagnostics. This can all be available in real time across operations, facilities and even the supply chain. Nowhere is this more true than in the water and utilities sector.

[Read More]


23 October 2014

Pressure on prices is rising in food manufacture. Productivity and profit margins are low. Above all, small and medium-sized operations are facing the challenge of competing in price terms with the discounter and supermarket offers. All this adds up to automation looking like an ever-more attractive option for the food industry

[Read More]


15 September 2014

The International Featured Standard (IFS) Food is an internationally recognised certification intended to encourage consumer confidence and enhance the brand perception of companies involved in food production. It is argued that achieving the required standard can improve food safety and quality while also streamlining processes and improving efficiency. Marc Klingler, segment manager for Bürkert Fluid Control Systems, looks at the areas which may require specialist attention.

[Read More]


26 August 2014

With issues such as falsified medicines, product contamination, stringent hygiene standards and the need for absolute accuracy high on the agenda, the pharmaceutical industry more than many sectors relies on the latest technology

[Read More]


30 June 2014

When it comes to difficult applications, there can be few more arduous than those found in the offshore oil and gas sector. CDA highlights some of the products and technologies that are proving to be worth their salt

[Read More]


1/3     (1 to 20 of 49)

SPONSORED CONTENT

1/3     (1 to 15 of 45)

18 April 2017

Fast, accurate electrical discharge machining Where wire EDM is concerned, accuracy has traditionally come at the cost of speed.

[Read More]


20 September 2017

Hoffman stainless steel enclosures are designed for indoor or outdoor applications that require corrosion protection against chemicals and water.

[Read More]


18 April 2017

Every part. When you need it. Where you need it. Outstanding quality and constant availability during the complete lifetime of your FANUC product make us a very reliable partner.

[Read More]


12 January 2017

The 400 Series has been designed to meet the need for a high-and low-speed, free-wheeling torque limiter.

[Read More]


08 May 2017

Cone Drive Harmonic Solutions® (also known as strain wave gearing) offer the ultimate in precision motion control technology.

[Read More]


15 February 2013

Applications, interviews with experts, drives in depth. Interactive and exclusively for tablet computers.

[Read More]


15 February 2013

High-precision small drives for the aerospace industry. The quality management system (QMS) of maxon motor received certification according to the EN 9100 quality standard on October 23, 2012. The provider of high-precision drives and systems up to 500 W is therefore now officially a “specialist for the aerospace industry”.

[Read More]


18 April 2017

All your parts online That part you need is just a few clicks away. Register now for full 24/7 access to a huge selection of original equipment parts straight from the manufacturer.

[Read More]


02 March 2016

Data flow redefined

[Read More]


02 March 2016

For hard real-time tasks and secure data transfer

[Read More]


12 January 2017

The original Autogard Torque Limiter with a trusted design that will disengage at a pre-set torque value.

[Read More]


02 March 2016

All automation tasks with one software

[Read More]


12 January 2017

The 820 Series has been designed using the modular principle to accommodate high-torque, high- and low-speed applications with the flexibility to accommodate a wide range of torque settings.

[Read More]


09 May 2017

High Torque. High Precision. Our Power Transmission Solutions are designed with torque in mind.

[Read More]


18 April 2017

Flexible CNC systems and solutions Boasting the widest range of CNC systems in the industry, FANUC provides everything you will ever need for your CNC.

[Read More]


1/3     (1 to 15 of 45)

MAD Guide 2017
VIDEOS OF THE MONTH