Production and automation
Equipment related to the manufacture of products; and technology that offers a saving on human labour through automation. Includes cutting tools, grinding, forming and fabrication, moulding tools, finishing and pre-treatment, workholdings, robotics and positioning, and welding and joining.
Product & Service Resources
EFD International | Fri, 21 Nov 2014
Nordson EFD has introduced the u-TAH Generation II Universal Cartridge, which is designed for use with standard caulking guns.
Aerotech | Fri, 21 Nov 2014
Today’s machine builders confront a new era of risks, as globalisation increases competition and the internet rapidly disseminates information about products and markets. The highest priority for designers of performance-driven machinery is to reduce the various risks confronted across the machine design, development and maintenance lifecycle.
Envirotech Europe | Thu, 20 Nov 2014
AQUUS ZI from Envirotech is a zirconium treatment designed for dip or spray application on steel, aluminium and zinc metals.
1st Machine Tool Accessories | Thu, 20 Nov 2014
Subcontractor and precision engineering company QCD has achieved huge benefits from the use of Chick twin-station workholding devices supplied by 1st MTA.
Intertronics | Thu, 20 Nov 2014
The advantages of using adhesives over mechanical fasteners have been well documented. They include distribution of load and stress over wider surface areas, elimination of joint fatigue, improved impact resistance, reduction in finishing, and aesthetic enhancement. According to this white paper from Intertronics, design engineers will earn the gratitude of their production engineering colleagues if they can specify or allow for a light-curing adhesive.
Fischer Instrumentation | Wed, 19 Nov 2014
Fischer has introduced its all-in-one portable corrosion module, which it says ensures the successful application of corrosion protection coatings. Suitable applications cover protective coatings on ships, bridges, pipelines, off-shore structures, wind turbines, shipping containers, cranes, steel structures and other assemblies — all to international standards.
Fanuc UK | Wed, 19 Nov 2014
Norbar Torque Tools has upgraded its welding facility with a robotic welding cell engineered by Cyber-weld. Providing Norbar with increased capacity and quality improvements and at the same time taking up less space, the new system is based around a FANUC ARC Mate robot.
Delcam | Wed, 19 Nov 2014
A new five-axis FPT Dino machining centre programmed with Delcam’s PowerMILL CAM system is enabling Aarestrup Vaerktoejs- og Maskinfabrik (AA-VM) to machine large parts with very complex geometry both quickly and accurately. The company, which is located in the Northern Jutland town of Stoevring, was previously only able to do three- and four-axis machining.
CRP Group | Wed, 19 Nov 2014
CRP Technology has produced an unusual tennis racket grip in association with two students from the Rimini Academy of Fine Arts. The company played a key role in the project by constructing the prototype using its Windform materials.
Henkel Ltd | Wed, 19 Nov 2014
Swiss company Perlen Papier uses a PM7 machine for the production of newsprint. This large, modern machine is rated to convert recycled paper and primary fibres into 360,000 tonnes of newsprint per year at a speed of 1,900m/min. A range of LOCTITE products from Henkel are playing their part in ensuring the PM7 operates reliably 365 days a year.
Newbury, United Kingdom
Increased life and performance of critical componentsSolving the problems of wear, corrosion and fatigue and ensuring that components perform to their maximum potential is key for us to achieve our customer’s changing and challenging requirements. Over 80% ...
DSP Robotics video article
Matlock , UK
DSP Robotics are the manufacturers of the ‘Flowstone’ computer programming language for engineering and education.