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Idhammar Systems | Tue, 26 Nov 2013
In its most basic form, the overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) metric provides a simple way to ‘keep score’ of manufacturing performance. However, the true power of OEE lies in the ability to use it as a change enabler or tool for continuous improvement and lean manufacturing initiatives. This white paper from Idhammar Systems shows how small improvements in OEE can have a big impact on profitability.
Proto Labs | Thu, 21 Nov 2013
Recently given the Cool Idea award from Proto Labs, Voto uses fuel-cell technology to transform heat into electricity that can be used for mobile-phone charging or LED lighting. As part of the award, Proto Labs produced moulds and subsequent production of the parts that make up the Voto handle. The handheld device is hoped to help bring affordable electricity to developing countries.
VEGA Controls | Thu, 21 Nov 2013
VEGA Controls has launched an application-based, interactive website to further support customers involved in the water sector. It covers aspects of sewage system monitoring, main treatment plant processes and open-water gauging and is aimed at both experienced and inexperienced water instrumentation users.
Gill Research & Development | Mon, 18 Nov 2013
Gill Research and Development, which was recently ranked by The Sunday Times’ Tech Track 100 as the 25th best private equity company in the UK, is a hardware, software and product design consultancy.
Fronius UK | Wed, 13 Nov 2013
Virtual welding cuts down drastically on the material-intensive sessions needed when training welders on ‘real’ welding equipment, resulting in considerable savings in time, space, materials, gas, filler material and energy.
Endress+Hauser | Wed, 13 Nov 2013
Endress and Hauser has opened a training centre to address the engineering skills shortage in the UK. The Application, Training and Engineering Centre in Manchester was opened by former cabinet minister and broadcaster Michael Portillo.
CRP Group | Wed, 23 Oct 2013
This case study from CRP Technology describes how a fully functional intake manifold has been built with 3D printing technology and laser sintering materials. The part has been realised for Magneti Marelli Brazil, a Tier One component supplier of automotive parts to manufacturers around the world.
Ogle Models & Prototypes | Tue, 22 Oct 2013
Ogle Models & Prototypes has worked with Riegens to create a model of an OLED lighting concept. Ogle provided a prototype that comprised a combination of 3D printing, CNC machining, laser cutting and multiple finishes including polishing and painting.
Delcam | Fri, 18 Oct 2013
Delcam Professional Services will be promoting its wide range of services for aerospace manufacturers and MRO companies in the UK pavilion at the Dubai Air Show to be held in the Dubai World Centre from 17–21 November 2013.
NSK | Fri, 11 Oct 2013
NSK’s asset improvement programme (AIP) is claimed to provide reduced costs, increased efficiencies, reduced downtime and therefore increased profitability.
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