Global electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) specialist Keith Armstrong was the first person to be presented with the IEEE’s new Excellence in Continuing EMC Education Award, at the 2018 joint IEEE EMC society and Asia-Pacific EMC (APEMC) symposium.
With the acquisition of AXCO-Motors, a technology leader in large electric solutions (from 250 kW and up to 6 MW) for applications like maritime vessels and off-highway vehicles, Danfoss has strengthened its global position within mobile electrification.
EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation has launched a new training course to re-train and up-skill employees covering the knowledge and practical skills involved with robotic and automation engineering. This will make EEF one of the few providers able to offer the training which will lead to the EAL Level 3 Certificate in Robotics and Automation.
Purple Robotics, which developed the world’s first gripper specifically for cobots, has been acquired by OnRobot. The acquisition takes place just two months after the OnRobot merger of three robotics companies from the USA, Hungary, and Denmark to create one global player with a strong focus on industrial robot accessories.