A NEW ROI calculator from OMRON has been launched to support the process of evaluating an investment in collaborative and mobile robots, including easy and affordable leasing opportunities that are ideal for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) .
WITH THE release of version 1.1, Delta Logic's powerful ACCON-OPC-Server UA software now additionally supports SINUMERIK controllers for machine tools. The new version also offers high levels of security.
COMBINING HIGH-precision reliability with outstanding economy to deliver a versatile ‘all-rounder’ for multiple applications in factory automation and intralogistics, SICK has launched its next-generation OD2000 distance sensor.
THE COST of sophisticated vibration condition monitoring can be difficult to justify for monitoring smaller rotating plant and equipment such as pumps, motors, fans, centrifuges, turbines, or any item of small to medium machinery. SENSONICS offers an ideal solution with the DN26 G3 machine protection monitor, a highly effective stand-alone monitor which complements the company's rack-mounted products.
WITH THE need to maximise the performance and energy efficiency of industrial motors becoming ever more important, NSK has been busy evaluating mechanical loss from bearings using actual high-efficiency motors and real-life operating conditions.
SWITCHING BETWEEN a primary power source of power to a secondary source can provide a crucial preventative measure to avoid major disruptions to mission critical systems in the event of primary power failure. An automatic transfer switch (ATS) ensures the continuous and reliable supply of power no-matter what the power source is, by safely and rapidly switching between supply sources.
BRITISH MANUFACTURING companies are having to compete with top City banks and leading innovation companies to secure employees with the relevant digital and technical skills needed to drive automation through traditional businesses.