June 2010

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  • Hepcomotion develops actuators for X-Y-Z systems

    Hepcomotion |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

  • Hepcomotion launches smaller-sized linear actuator

    Hepcomotion |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

  • Physik Instrumente offers six-axis alignment system for complex positioning applications weblink

    Physik Instrumente |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

  • Pipecutter incorporates HDS2 linear motion system

    Hepcomotion |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

  • Ring-slide range suits rotary and track systems

    Hepcomotion |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

  • TTI launches Tektronix multimeters suitable for measuring volts, ohms and amperes weblink

    TTI Europe |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

  • AMCI introduces NR25 series Ethernet/IP resolvers

    AMCI |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    AMCI has introduced the NR25 series of heavy-duty Ethernet/IP resolvers, which are compatible with all Allen-Bradley PLCs that support Ethernet/IP.

  • 1,146 Schaeffler products in patent applicant list

    Schaeffler |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Schaeffler has announced that 1,146 of its products for use in automotive and industrial applications can be found in the German Patent and Trademark Office's list of patent applicants.

  • 2001 adds Portwell Intel Atom boards to offering

    2001 Electronic Components |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    2001 Electronic Components has extended its single-board computer (SBC) offering with the addition of Portwell's range of Intel Atom boards for industrial PCs and application platforms.

  • 24VDC gearmotor suits harsh environments

    Midwest Motion Products |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Midwest Motion Products has launched the model MMP TM57-24V GP52-195, a 24VDC gearmotor suitable for harsh environments in alternative energy equipment, electric utility vehicles and more.

  • 280mm-wide stages for positioning applications

    Aerotech |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Aerotech has introduced a 280mm-wide version of its Pro-LM series of direct-drive, brushless linear servomotor-driven stages for precision positioning applications in harsh environments.

  • 3M abrasive grinding belt raises productivity

    3M Abrasive Systems Division |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    A ceramic aluminium-oxide abrasive belt that is said to offer significant advantages in productivity, consistency and service life has been unveiled by 3M.

  • 3M respirators protect in hazardous environments

    3M |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    3M has recertified its disposable particulate respirators to provide continuous respiratory protection in hazardous environments.

  • 60W and 75W power supplies for LED applications

    Ecopac Power |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Mean Well's new 60W and 75W power supplies, available from Ecopac Power, are suitable for LED street lighting, LED display and general indoor/outdoor LED-based lighting applications.

  • 8-bit MCUs suit medical and automotive markets

    Microchip Technology |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Microchip Technology has introduced the PIC18F K90 and the PIC18F K22 families of 8-bit microcontrollers for home automation, appliance and industrial applications as well as medical and automotive.

  • Abas ERP improves productivity at Ritz and Co

    ABAS Software |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Pump manufacturer Ritz and Co has chosen an enterprise resource planning (ERP) package from Abas to standardise the IT system environment, increase transparency and improve delivery reliability.

  • ABB drive saves energy costs at Pizza Hut

    ABB Automation Tech - Drives and Motors |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    An 85 per cent reduction in electricity costs is being achieved at Pizza Hut's Watford Dome branch following the installation of a 1.5kW and a 3kW ABB drive on the air-extraction cooker-hood system.

  • ABB drives reduce need for kiln gear replacements

    ABB Automation Tech - Drives and Motors |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    ABB drives have reduced the need for Thermphos, a manufacturer of specialist chemicals, to replace gears on its product kiln, saving GBP18,000 each time.

  • ABB helps Yorkshire Water reduce electricity costs

    ABB Automation Tech - Drives and Motors |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    A renewable energy method based on an Archimedes screw and an ABB motor and variable-speed drive is saving Yorkshire Water more than GBP127,000 a year in electricity costs.

  • ABB redesigns drive for machinery applications

    ABB Automation Tech - Drives and Motors |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    ABB has renamed the ACS350 general machinery drive the ACS355 and has incorporated additional features to maximise its effectiveness for machinery applications.

  • ABB showcases robotics at Fanta Challenge

    ABB Robotics |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    ABB will demonstrate its robotic motion-control technology at the Fanta Can Challenge.

  • Accelerometers operate in extreme environments

    Endevco |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Meggitt Sensing Systems has launched the Endevco model 2271A series, an accelerometer range suitable for vibration and acceleration measurements in cryogenic and other extreme environments.

  • ACS demonstrates machine cleaning systems

    Air Cleaning Systems |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    At Mach 2010, ACS demonstrated its airborne particulate-removal systems and the mobile, universal low-pressure cleaner range from PH-Cleantec.

  • Activa fans feature special monitoring functions

    Arun Components |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Arun Components has extended the Activa range of fans with special monitoring functions, with AC fans with frame sizes of 92mm or 120mm square or circular 254mm available.

  • Actuator mounting improves motion control

    Tolomatic |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    The ICR linear rod-style Smart Actuator is now available with a reverse-parallel mounted motor that delivers up to 720lb of force in a more compact package, for industrial motion-control applications.

  • Adapter card for PCI-e based networking servers

    Interface Masters Technologies |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Interface Masters Technologies has announced a 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) server adapter card that is designed to integrate with PCI-express (PCI-e) based inline networking servers.

  • ADCs for portable/battery-powered electronics

    Maxim Integrated Products |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Maxim Integrated Products has introduced the MAX11102 family of low-power ADCs for portable/battery-powered electronics, automotive designs, solar-powered systems and system monitoring applications.

  • Adept introduces Thermo Scientific Grams Suite 9.0

    Adept Scientific |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Adept Scientific has announced the availability of the latest Thermo Scientific software that is aimed at scientists involved in a variety of spectroscopic experiments and disciplines.

  • Adept introduces Thermo Scientific Grams Suite 9.0

    Adept Scientific |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Adept Scientific has announced the availability of the latest Thermo Scientific software that is aimed at scientists involved in a variety of spectroscopic experiments and disciplines.

  • Adept introduces Thermo Scientific Grams Suite 9.0

    Adept Scientific |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Adept Scientific has announced the availability of the latest Thermo Scientific software that is aimed at scientists involved in a variety of spectroscopic experiments and disciplines.

  • Adlink vision system targets 3D robotic guidance

    Adlink Technology |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Adlink Technology has released the EOS-1000, a compact vision system based on the Intel Core2 Duo P8400 processor aimed at demanding industrial environments and 3D vision robotic guidance.

  • Aerco introduces LED fixture for rail industry

    Aerco |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    The Marl 714 series is a high-brightness LED light fixture from Aerco that has been developed specifically for the rail industry and has a specially designed discrete, tamper-proof mounting.

  • Aerco offers water- and dust-resistant switches

    Aerco |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Aerco is offering a new range of sealed, waterproof rocker and pushbutton switches from Cherry Electrical Products for applications ranging from vehicles and outdoor machinery to medical equipment.

  • Aerco offers water- and dust-resistant switches

    Aerco |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Aerco is offering a new range of sealed, waterproof rocker and pushbutton switches from Cherry Electrical Products for applications ranging from vehicles and outdoor machinery to medical equipment.

  • Agriculture Sensor board extends Waspmote platform

    Libelium |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Libelium has launched the Agriculture Sensor board for its Waspmote system, which is used to measure irrigation effectiveness, crop growth and micro-climatic conditions and to detect adverse weather.

  • Air motor provides positioning for bagging machine

    Huco Dynatork |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    To complete its design of a system to bag-up meat and cheese and apply appropriate label information, packaging machine manufacturer Greydon used the Huco Dynatork piston air motor.

  • Air motor provides positioning for bagging machine

    Huco Dynatork |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    To complete its design of a system to bag-up meat and cheese and apply appropriate label information, packaging machine manufacturer Greydon used the Huco Dynatork piston air motor.

  • Air motor provides positioning for bagging machine

    Huco Dynatork |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    To complete its design of a system to bag-up meat and cheese and apply appropriate label information, packaging machine manufacturer Greydon used the Huco Dynatork piston air motor.

  • Air-cooled condenser suits refrigeration duties

    Alfa Laval |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    The Alfa-V Single-Row air-cooled condenser range from Alfa Laval is specifically designed for commercial refrigeration and air-conditioning duties.

  • Air-gauging system measures automotive parts

    Bowers Metrology |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Automotive supplier Adwest Engineering has selected air-gauging systems from Bowers Metrology to support its strict quality control regime.

  • AIS panel PCs provide all-weather protection

    American Industrial Systems |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    American Industrial Systems (AIS) has introduced a line of full IP65-/Nema 4-rated stainless-steel LCD computers for use in wet, dusty, rugged and humid environments.

  • Aker delivers floating platform to Statoil

    Aker Solutions Oil and Gas |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Aker Solutions has designed, engineered and assembled a semi-submersible platform for the Gjoa oil and gas field offshore Norway that is expected to help significantly reduce carbon emissions.

  • Aker to provide subsea equipment for Tamar project

    Aker Solutions Oil and Gas |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    US oil and gas company Noble Energy has contracted Aker Solutions to provide subsea control equipment for the Tamar project in the Mediterranean Sea.

  • Aker to supply chlorine dioxide plant to Ilim

    Aker Solutions Oil and Gas |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Aker Solutions is to supply an integrated chlorine dioxide plant for Ilim Group's pulp mill project in Bratsk, Russia.

  • Allegro driver ICs improve stepper-motor control

    Allegro Microsystems |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Two full-bridge stepper-motor driver ICs, the A4986 and A4987, have been introduced by Allegro Microsystems.

  • Altium offers savings on touch-sensor design

    Altium |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Altium is offering eurozone customers savings of more than EUR600 (GBP496) when ordering the integrated Altium/Atmel touch-sensor design package in June 2010.

  • Aluminium enclosures for stomp-box manufacturers

    Hammond Electronics |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Hammond Electronics' 1590 Stomp die-cast aluminium enclosures are being offered as housings for manufacturers of stomp boxes, also known as guitar effect pedals.

  • Amarinth unveils document management system

    Amarinth |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Amarinth has unveiled a document management system for contractors and operators, particularly those subject to penalty payments and retentions related to product documentation.

  • Amir offers gearboxes for water-treatment plants

    Amir Power Transmission |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Amir delivers Bonfiglioli's small to medium power gearboxes and geared motors for packaging, food processing, steel plants, quarries and water-treatment plants.

  • AML-SGD products measure linear displacement

    Applied Measurements |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    The ability to measure linear displacement over an extended range means that the AML-SGD products can now access applications in R and D, machine build, automotive, marine and geotechnics.

  • Amplicon launches 'mini-node' industrial computers

    Amplicon |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Amplicon has launched the IPC-914 range of ’mini-node’ industrial computer systems, suitable for industrial automation, kiosks, digital signage, building controls and DVR applications.

  • Analogue signal conditioning suits large projects

    RDP Electronics |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    For projects calling for hundreds of strain-gauge transducer channels, RDP claims that analogue signal conditioning can be more resilient to electrical-supply fluctuations than digital devices.

  • Analogue signal conditioning suits large projects

    RDP Electronics |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    For projects calling for hundreds of strain-gauge transducer channels, RDP claims that analogue signal conditioning can be more resilient to electrical-supply fluctuations than digital devices.

  • Analogue signal conditioning suits large projects

    RDP Electronics |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    For projects calling for hundreds of strain-gauge transducer channels, RDP claims that analogue signal conditioning can be more resilient to electrical-supply fluctuations than digital devices.

  • Analyser identifies transmission line faults

    Advanced Test Equipment Rentals |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Advanced Test Equipment Rentals has announced the availability of the Tektronix NetTek YBA250 BTS antenna and transmission line analyser for fast and easy identification of transmission line faults.

  • Anixter launches compact modular gland plates

    Anixter Component Solutions |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Anixter Component Solutions, a distributor of cable management and fastener solutions, has launched a range of modular gland plates suitable for discrete and aesthetic installations.

  • Ansys software drives design concepts at Tetra Pak

    Ansys |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Tetra Pak is applying Simulation Driven Product Development using Ansys software, which enables system analysis and leverages single-component modelling as an integrated part of the process.

  • Antennas designed for wireless M2M applications

    Solid State Supplies |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Solid State Supplies has launched three series of Pulse high-efficiency antennas designed for reliable wireless M2M connections in applications such as smart metering, monitoring, and data logging.

  • Antistat launches cost effective ESD glove

    Antistat |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Antistat has announced the launch of its extended ESD glove range, said to provide a more cost-effective option to the existing carbon glove.

  • APM software benefits process-modelling companies

    Process Systems Enterprise |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    PSE has released gPROMS version 3.3 advanced process modelling (APM) software, designed to make powerful tools more accessible to large process-industry companies.

  • Appliance maker implements Abas Business Software

    ABAS Software |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Haeussler, a manufacturer of wood-burning ovens, electric stone ovens, pizza ovens, dough-kneading machines, pasta machines and grain mills, has improved productivity with Abas Business Software.

  • Appliance targets network security applications

    Lanner Electronics |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Lanner Electronics has launched the refreshed FW-8892, a 2U rack-mount dual-CPU appliance targeting applications in enterprise gateway security, firewall, UTM, WAN acceleration and VPN appliances.

  • Aras PLM software streamlines product development

    Aras |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    TPK Touch Solutions, a touch technology supplier in Xiamen, China, has chosen enterprise PLM software from Aras to streamline its product development process and increase customer response time.

  • Arkema selects WAM Supply Chain Solution

    WAM Systems |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    WAM Systems has entered into a definitive agreement to implement its supply chain planning solution in support of Arkema's global Kynar polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) product line.

  • ARM Vstream for software development applications

    ARM |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    ARM has launched the ARM Vstream virtual debug interface, a fast and flexible virtual link that connects software debuggers to hardware-assisted verification systems.

  • Aseptic control valves for high-purity processes

    Samson Controls |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Samson Controls offers a range of valves that are self-draining and incorporate cavity-free internals to help promote effective CIP and SIP for food processing and pharmaceutical applications.

  • Asix offers controller for embedded Ethernet use

    Asix Electronics |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Asix Electronics is offering the AX88772B, a USB to Ethernet controller with low power and low pin count for embedded Ethernet applications.

  • AST pressure sensor for hydraulic applications

    American Sensor Technologies |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    American Sensor Technologies (AST) has released the AST4000 pressure sensor, which features special configurations for hydraulic pressure measurement applications.

  • AST pressure sensor for hydraulic applications

    American Sensor Technologies |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    American Sensor Technologies (AST) has released the AST4000 pressure sensor, which features special configurations for hydraulic pressure measurement applications.

  • Atex cylinder sensor certified for hazardous areas

    IFM Electronic |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    IFM is offering the electronic Atex cylinder sensor, which is certified to the highest category 1G/1D for Zones 0 or 20 hazardous areas.

  • Audio amplifier for space-constrained applications

    Texas Instruments |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Texas Instruments has introduced a 2W mono Class-D audio amplifier with integrated boost converter for applications such as smartphones, notebooks, portable docking stations and portable DVD players.

  • Autodesk programme encourages customer testing

    Autodesk |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Autodesk is issuing an open invitation for customers to join and participate in the testing and shaping of future products.

  • Autodesk releases products for mechanical design

    Autodesk |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Autodesk has announced that Autodesk Developer Network (ADN) partners are shipping products and applications compatible with Autodesk Inventor 2011 3D mechanical design and simulation software.

  • Automation solution for multi-spindle lathes

    Kitagawa Europe |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Iemca's Next 25, an automation solution for multi-spindle lathes, is available from Kitagawa.

  • Automation solution for multi-spindle lathes

    Kitagawa Europe |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Iemca's Next 25, an automation solution for multi-spindle lathes, is available from Kitagawa.

  • Avago develops LNAs for BTS RF front-end design

    Avago Technologies |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Avago Technologies has announced the development of two next-generation, low-noise amplifiers (LNAs) for base station (BTS) RF front-end design.

  • Avery launches weighbridge-scrappage scheme

    Avery Weightronix |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Avery Weightronix has introduced a scrappage scheme for old weighbridges to help industry invest in new infrastructure.

  • Aveva updates plant instrumentation solution

    Aveva |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Aveva has released an improved version of its plant-instrumentation solution, which provides an interface to the Aveva Schematic Model to synchronise instrument and loop data.

  • Avnet introduces LatticeECP3 development kit

    Avnet Memec |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Avnet Memec now offers the low-cost PCI Express development kit from Lattice Semiconductor for the LatticeECP3 range of high-value, low-power FPGAs.

  • AVX develops 0.5mm-pitch LIF connectors

    AVX |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    AVX has developed a range of 0.5mm-pitch low insertion force (LIF) FFC/FPC connectors for price-sensitive applications such white and brown goods as well as for medical and industrial test equipment.

  • Axium duplex filter helps produce smooth chocolate download

    Axium Process |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Barry Callebaut, a manufacturer of cocoa and chocolate products, has purchased a stainless-steel Pure-Screen duplex filter system and frame from Axium Process.

  • Axium manways provide storage tank access download

    Axium Process |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Axium Process offers a range of 304/316 stainless steel tank manways and ancillary equipment providing access to tanks, storage vessels and ducting used by food, beverage and chemical processors.

  • Axium perforated-sheet filters prevent blockages download

    Axium Process |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Henkel Ireland has selected a substantial number of Econ-Screen perforated-sheet filters from Axium Process to remove agglomerated lumps of material from adhesives and prevent blockages.

  • Backlit inclinometers enable low-light operation

    Rieker Electronics |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Rieker's backlit precision inclinometers were developed for fire trucks but are suited for any industry where instrumentation must be visible in low-light or night operation.

  • Baldor enhances e100 range of servomotor drives

    Baldor |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Baldor’s e100 servomotor drives, suitable for use in standalone motion control systems or networked systems, are now compatible with the Ethernet/IP, Modbus TCP and Powerlink industrial standards.

  • Ball valves certified for SIL 3 application use

    Metso Automation |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Metso’s X and M trunnion and seat-supported modular ball valves are certified for use in applications up to and including SIL 3 in single-valve configurations in accordance with IEC 61508, Type A.

  • Ballistic range camera for defence applications

    Specialised Imaging |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Specialised Imaging has unveiled a new-generation ultra-high-speed camera designed to withstand the harsh environment of the proving ground and to provide reliability and excellent image quality.

  • Bearing materials offer increased fire resistance

    Tristar Plastics |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Tristar's composite bearing components are helping to protect train passengers by providing increased fire resistance.

  • Beko oil-vapour monitor gains TUV certification download

    Beko Technologies |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Beko’s Metpoint OCV oil-vapour monitoring system for chemical and pharmaceutical production processes has been certified by TUV Nord in accordance with the requirements of ISO 8573-1, Classes 1 to 4.

  • Beko tool simulates compressed air components

    Beko Technologies |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Beko has announced an Airstation Simulator on its website that allows customers to evaluate Beko components so that the desired quality of compressed air can be achieved.

  • Bentley modelling suites enable road design

    Bentley Systems |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Bentley Systems has launched the V8i versions of Bentley Mxroad and Mxroad Suite - both of which provide advanced string-based modelling that enables the rapid and accurate design of all road types.

  • Bielomatik nozzle improves cutting tip lubrication

    Bielomatik |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Bielomatik is launching an external mixing nozzle for its two-channel system to improve the effectiveness in delivery of cutting lubricant to the cutting tip in machining applications.

  • BIEMH features eco-designed milling machines

    Nicolas Correa-Anayak |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Nicholas Correa is to showcase its large 'green' milling machines at the BIEMH event, focusing on sustainability as a product differentiation strategy.

  • Biopharma details freeze-drying services

    Biopharma Process Systems |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Biopharma Process Systems offers a comprehensive range of freeze dryers throughout the UK and Ireland for applications including pharmaceuticals, food and dairy products and biotechnology.

  • Bipolar transistors for power management circuits

    Diodes Incorporated |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Diodes Incorporated has introduced 20V NPN and PNP bipolar transistors in the ultra-small DFN1411-3 surface-mount package, increasing the power density and efficiency of power management circuits.

  • Black oxide process protects tooling and fixtures

    Birchwood Casey |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Birchwood Lacey's Tru Temp low-temperature black oxide process protects tooling and fixtures used in all types of manufacturing, including vehicles, subassemblies and power transmission components.

  • Blowdown station suits toxicology applications

    Porvair Sciences |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    The Ultravap blowdown station from Porvair Sciences is designed to quickly and safely remove solvents from 96- or 384-well plates, optimising microplate sample preparation productivity.

  • Bonfiglioli shows products for stage engineering

    Bonfiglioli |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Bonfiglioli is exhibiting at the Association of British Theatre Technicians (ABTT) show in London on 16-17 June at the Royal Horticultural Halls.

  • Brammer educates AETC on bearing best practice

    Brammer |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    AETC has recouped significant amounts of money in efficiency savings after consulting Brammer, a distributor of industrial maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) products and services.

  • Brochure details motors for nuclear applications

    Baldor |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Baldor has published a brochure detailing the range of motors that it produces for nuclear applications.

  • Brochure details waterjet intensifier pumps

    Jet Edge |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Jet Edge has released a brochure highlighting its precision waterjet intensifier pumps.

  • Buck regulator suits li-ion battery-powered apps download

    Linear Technology |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    The LTC3604 4MHz synchronous buck regulator is suitable for applications powered from dual-cell li-ion battery stacks, as well as 5 and 12V intermediate bus systems.

  • Buck regulators for point-of-load applications

    Semtech |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Semtech has launched two buck regulators suitable for office automation, networking and communications equipment, set-top boxes, portable products, power supply modules and other embedded products.

  • Bulk bag unloader ensures plant and worker safety

    Hapman |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Hapman is offering a bulk bag unloader specifically designed to ensure plant and worker safety when processing hazardous powders or bulk solids.

  • Bundled cables for worldwide machine export

    Igus |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Igus has introduced the Chainflex CF5 control cables and the CF6 shielded cable - now suitable for worldwide machine export - as a new standard with a 600V rating according to UL.

  • Bundled cables for worldwide machine export

    Igus |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Igus has introduced the Chainflex CF5 control cables and the CF6 shielded cable - now suitable for worldwide machine export - as a new standard with a 600V rating according to UL.

  • Burkert supplies Atex devices for Fuelmatic system

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems is providing a complete package of Atex-rated valves, flow sensors, level switches, positioner systems and conductivity and flowmeters for Green Fuels’ Fuelmatic system.

  • Bursting disc targeted at salt-water applications

    Fike Europe |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Fike Europe has introduced the SD-RO-type bursting disc, a non-fragmenting metallic bursting disc for salt-water applications such as reverse osmosis.

  • Cabinet Coolers purge electrical control panels

    Good Hand |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Exair's CE-compliant Cabinet Coolers provide a low-cost way to purge and cool electrical control panels.

  • Cables provide UART interfacing to MCUs and CPUs

    Future Technology Devices |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Future Technology Drives has released the TTL-232RG family of USB to TTL serial UART converter cables to provide USB connectivity within applications with serial UART ports.

  • CAD Schroer offers factory solutions at Total 2010

    CAD Schroer |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    At Total 2010, a team of software and project engineers from CAD Schroer offered source-processing, packaging and factory-layout solutions for those in the food, pharmaceuticals and FMCG sectors.

  • Calibrator for field or laboratory applications

    Calibration Dynamics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    The CPH6600 handheld multifunction calibrator from Wika is designed for use in calibration services, service and maintenance companies, instrument and control workshops and quality assurance.

  • Calmark retainers protect PCBs in defence apps

    Schroff |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Aimed at cold-plate heat-transfer applications within the defence and aerospace sector, Schroff's Calmark retainers are designed to prevent damage to the PCB or the Card-Lok due to over-tightening.

  • Capacitive MCUs address touch-sensing market

    Silicon Laboratories |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Expanding its ultra-low-power F9xx MCU range, Silicon Labs has introduced capacitive touch-sense microcontrollers (MCUs), delivering wake-on-touch power consumption below one microamp.

  • Case and foam solutions protect valuable equipment

    Canyonwest Cases |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Canyonwest Cases, a provider of industrial equipment protection technology, is offering a variety of case and foam solutions for complicated case and foam-interior applications.

  • Catalogue enables automation product selection

    Routeco |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Routeco has released its latest catalogue, designed to be a primary source for selecting industrial control and automation products.

  • Catalogue features tank equipment for hygienic use

    Alfa Laval |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Alfa Laval's sanitary-product catalogue features its complete range of sanitary pumps, valves, heat exchangers, separators, fittings and tank equipment for use in hygienic industries.

  • Cavity pumps tackle industrial slurry and paste

    Flowrox |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Larox Flowsys is launching three Progressive Cavity (PC) pumps for demanding industrial slurry and paste pumping applications.

  • CCE to exhibit at PTC/User World Event 2010

    CCE |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    CCE will showcase engineering design and product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions and interoperability and design automation technology for the PTC user base at the PTC/User World Event 2010.

  • cDD tools dress vitrified bonded grinding wheels

    Meister Abrasives |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Meister's cDD rotary-dressing tools are suited for dressing vitrified bonded grinding wheels, including aluminum-oxide, silicone-carbide, ceramic and CBN.

  • CDS server enables CAD model downloads

    Catalog Data Solutions |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Catalog Data Solutions has announced that White Drive Products has selected CDS Configurator and CDS Model Server to present and aid online configuration of products and CAD model downloads.

  • Celesco enhances cable-extension position sensors

    Variohm Eurosensor |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Celesco’s SR1 series of string pot sensors, available from Variohm Eurosensor, are now available with an incremental encoder measurement source for industrial position sensing applications.

  • Centurion XP hazardous-area cameras now used in US

    Cordex Instruments |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Cordex Instruments has announced that its current Centurion XP series of digital cameras for hazardous environments is now being used in the US.

  • Certification enables safe pressure-vessel imports

    SGS SA - Industrial Services |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    The Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency (KOSHA) has assigned SGS Korea as an Authorized Agency (AA) to arrange Korea Certification-Safety (KC) for pressure-vessel importation.

  • CGTech exhibits Vericut simulation software

    CGTech |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    CGTech will be demonstrating its Vericut CNC simulation software for the aerospace and defence industries on stand D10, hall 1, at Farnborough International 2010.

  • Chemineer agitators undergo pharmaceutical trials

    Chemineer |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Five Chemineer polished agitators, which are used for liquid blending, solids suspension and gas dispersion applications, have undergone a series of trials for a pharmaceutical company in Singapore.

  • Chip inductors miniaturise DC/DC converters

    Murata Electronics |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Murata's latest series of chip inductors is designed to replace wound inductors in DC/DC converter applications such as in LCD TVs and set-top boxes.

  • Chocolate manufacturer picks Duplex filter system download

    Axium Process |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut has selected a specially developed stainless steel Pure-Screen duplex filter system and frame from Axium Process to ensure a consistently filtered product.

  • Chucks offer wide gripping range for tool grinding

    Brown and Holmes |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    The Forkardt 6TGC Precision Tool Grind Chuck was exhibited at Mach as a solution for tool-grinding and hard-turning operations that require a wide gripping range and micrometer accuracy.

  • Cirrus buys Trumpf fibre laser-profiling machine

    Trumpf |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Cirrus Laser will become the first company in the UK to invest in the Trumpf Trulaser 5030 Fiber, a fibre-guided solid state 2D laser cutting machine for thin-sheet processing.

  • Cissoid launches MOSFET for aircraft actuators

    Cissoid |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Cissoid has introduced the Earth high-temperature 80V N-channel power MOSFET Transistor for applications in industrial process control, car-battery chargers and aircraft actuators.

  • CJ bearings aid wheelchair lift mechanisms

    Tristar Plastics |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Tristar has announced that a manufacturer of transit wheelchair lifts is using its FCJ bearings to bring commuters of all abilities equal - and dependable - access to public transportation.

  • CJ bearings enable bottled beverage transportation

    Tristar Plastics |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    CJ bearings are being used to transport bottled beverages from the assembly line to market.

  • Click enables self-maintenance gas monitoring

    Gas Data |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Gas Data has developed a self-maintenance Click system to give users greater flexibility over traditional fixed-unit gas monitoring systems.

  • CLS orders CNC press brakes from LVD

    LVD |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Leicester-based subcontractor Carlton Laser Services (CLS) has ordered three Easy-Form Series CNC press brakes from LVD.

  • CMC 353 allows testing of protection equipment

    OMICRON electronics |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Omicron has released a three-phase protection test set for commissioning and maintenance tasks in industry, distributed generation, and medium- and low-voltage applications.

  • CNC machine tools produce automotive components

    Agiecharmilles |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Automotive engineering company Ricardo UK has invested in two advanced CNC machine tools from GF Agiecharmilles to manufacture a range of transmission and driveline components.

  • CNC sinker EDM machines large moulds

    Sodi-tech EDM |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Sodick's linear-motor AG60L CNC sinker EDM provides a precision solution for medium to large mould and die applications.

  • Cofluent Studio generates embedded C for Posix

    Cofluent Design |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Cofluent Design has announced that Cofluent Studio can generate embedded C code for the IEEE standard Portable Operating System Interface [for Unix] (Posix).

  • Cognex Checker sensors orient bottles for loading video

    Cognex |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    A beverage producer has automated high-speed carton loading with using a bucket autoload cartoner that uses Cognex Checker vision sensors to orient the bottles before they are placed in the cartons.

  • Cognex enables image processing in pharmaceuticals

    Cognex |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    A pharmaceutical company is performing image processing using Cognex In-Sight vision systems and Visionpro software to ensure quality control, process optimisation and product traceability.

  • Compact Cooling Package targets MicroTCA systems

    Rittal |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Designed for use in MicroTCA applications, Rittal’s Compact Cooling Package (CCP) provides targeted cooling in many rack-mounted applications where significant amounts of heat are being generated.

  • Compact encoder operates in harsh conditions

    SICK |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    SICK has introduced an absolute linear encoder for use in robotic handling systems, metal forming, cutting and processing PCB print and assembly and in flatbed printers and medical scanning equipment.

  • Compact spiral hose for industrial machinery

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Parker Hannifin has launched a flexible compact spiral hose for use in both stationary and mobile industrial machinery in a range of applications, including construction, defence and oil and gas.

  • Compact weatherproof antennas for M2M applications

    Pulse |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Pulse has introduced low-cost weatherproof antennas for 2.4GHz devices used in industrial, smart grid metering, security, broadband access and other machine-to-machine (M2M) applications.

  • Companion products for Autodesk Inventor 2011

    Autodesk |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Autodesk Developer Network (ADN) partners are now shipping products and applications compatible with the Autodesk Inventor 2011 3D mechanical design and simulation software.

  • Composite aids turbine-blade injection moulding

    RTP Company |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    RTP has supplied a glass-fibre-reinforced thermoplastic composite that is used to injection mould blades for small-scale units suitable for off-grid locations.

  • Composite bearings used in snow-grooming machines

    Tristar Plastics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    A snow-machine manufacturer has used CJ Composite Bearings from Tristar on the oscillating points located in the wheels of its trail-grooming machines, which are used at US ski resorts.

  • Compression load cells suit demanding systems

    Stellar Technology |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Stellar Technology has introduced the subminiature series VLU850 tension/compression load cells, which are aimed at demanding and limited-space applications.

  • Computer suits fan-less embedded applications

    Ibase |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Industrial computer manufacturer Ibase has launched a 3.5in single-board computer for graphics-intensive applications including digital signage, automation, point-of-sale/kiosk and more.

  • Connector system for low-voltage applications

    Anderson Power Products |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Anderson Power Products (APP) has launched a connector system that is suitable for use in DC servers or any device connecting directly to renewable energy sources such as solar or wind power.

  • Connector system used on electric race vehicle

    Harwin |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    The Datamate high-reliability connector system from Harwin is being used by Imperial College London's Imperial Racing Green team in a competition for full-size electric race vehicles.

  • Connector system used on electric race vehicle

    Harwin |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    The Datamate high-reliability connector system from Harwin is being used by Imperial College London's Imperial Racing Green team in a competition for full-size electric race vehicles.

  • Connectors ideal for hybrid electric vehicles

    Amphenol |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Amphenol Industrial is offering a connector series designed to eliminate bulky and space-consuming cable glands on motors, AC/DC inverters and converters and other high-amperage equipment.

  • Contactless IC for security sensitive applications

    NXP Semiconductors |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    NXP Semiconductors has announced that Mifare Plus contactless microcontroller IC has been adopted by the Turkish highway card-based automated toll scheme Kartli Gecis Sistemi (KGS).

  • Continuous casting machine processes silver strip

    Rautomead |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Rautomead has received an order from GSM Metals for a RT650 horizontal continuous casting machine to make 6.5 x 0.75in silver strip.

  • Control loading products for telerobotics market

    Wittenstein |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Wittenstein Aerospace and Simulation has modified its control loading products to provide realistic force feedback for the telerobotics market.

  • Control system compatible with oxy-fuel machines

    ESAB Cutting Systems |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Compatible with oxy-fuel, plasma cutting and marking machines, ESAB's Vision 51R CNC control system technology is available as a drop-on replacement for existing customers using ESAB NCE controllers.

  • Converter drives EL lamps for even backlighting

    Maxim Integrated Products |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Maxim Integrated Products has introduced an ESD-protected DC-to-AC converter for driving two electroluminescent (EL) lamps, suitable for MP3 players, personal digital assistants and smartphones.

  • Converters suit elevated-temperature environments

    FDK |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    FDK has extended its DK series with three non-isolated, point-of-load (PoL) DC/DC converters that operate from a 3.0VDC to 5.5VDC input bus for telecommunications and computing applications.

  • Conveyor and protection products at Hannover 2010

    Kabelschlepp Metool |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Kabelschlepp presented functional details of a coolant-resistant protective cover and intelligent conveyor technology at the recent Hannover Trade Fair 2010.

  • Co-operation ensures moulding materials supply

    Ensinger |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Ensinger and Victrex Polymer Solutions are pooling their expertise and stepping up their co-operation for the manufacture and sale of Peek products.

  • Coupling targets pharmaceutical packaging machines

    Schmidt-Kupplung |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Schmidt-Kupplung has introduced a compact, torsionally stiff performance shaft coupling for a large, variable radial shaft offset to meet the needs of packaging machines for the pharmaceutical sector.

  • Creaform probe achieves high positioning accuracy

    Creaform |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Creaform has announced that the Handyprobe has found applications in the space industry.

  • Crydom unveils LVD series of solid-state switches

    Crydom |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Crydom's LVD series of DC-output low-voltage-disconnect solid-state switches can disconnect 12V or 24V battery systems from their loads when the battery voltage falls below a preselected DC voltage.

  • Cube extends capabilities with Haas turning centre

    Haas Automation |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Precision sheet metal and machining specialist Cube Manufacturing has extended its subcontract manufacturing capabilities with the installation of a Haas TL-25 turning centre at its Dunstable site.

  • Cushioned cylinders target manufacturing machinery

    Festo |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Thorite can supply cylinders with integral self-adjusting air cushioning, designed for use in a variety of machinery found in the manufacturing, packaging, printing, food and processing industries.

  • Custom blowers aid agricultural applications

    Air Control Industries |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Air Control Industries has supplied custom-engineered, hydraulically driven blowers to Sumo for use in its Versadrill range of agricultural machines.

  • Custom-built plant treats landfill leachate download

    Axium Process |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Filtration specialist Axium Process has designed, built, and commissioned a self-contained ultrafiltration membrane plant for Waste Recycling Group for treating landfill leachate.

  • Cutting machine ideal for automated production

    ESAB Cutting Systems |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    ESAB Cutting Systems has launched the Combirex plasma-arc and oxy-fuel gas profile cutting machine designed to meet the needs of job shops and manufacturers for maintenance work and parts production.

  • CVB tools enhance accuracy of 3D measurements

    Stemmer Imaging |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    New 3D measurement tools from Stemmer Imaging are designed to enhance the accuracy of 3D measurements in industrial vision applications.

  • D07Plus improves low-resistance measuring accuracy

    Cropico |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    The Digital Ohmmeter D07Plus from Cropico simplifies resistance associated with electrical connections, weld integrity, cable and joint resistance, electric motors and other engineering applications.

  • Danobat builds large VTCs for various industries

    Danobat |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Danobat specialises in building vertical turning centres (VTC) up to 6m diameter capacity for industries including automotive, aerospace, subcontracting and power generation.

  • Danobat details advanced grinding machine offering

    Danobat |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Danobat has introduced the VG series vertical grinding machine for grinding medium/heavy parts such as transmission gears, aircraft engine stators and other components.

  • DAQ platform enables renewable-energy measurements

    Beanair |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    The Beandevice TOR wireless data-acquisition platform can be used in renewable-energy, process-monitoring, embedded-measurement and building-management applications.

  • Dassault enhances design optimisation software

    Dassault Systèmes |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Dassault Systemes has announced the release of Isight 4.5, the simulation process automation and design optimisation software from its Simulia brand.

  • Data loggers monitor temperature in food industry

    Gemini Data Loggers |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Gemini Data Loggers has revealed that cheese-making specialist Long Clawson has selected the Tinytag radio/wireless data logging system to monitor temperature throughout its supply chain.

  • DB chooses Schneider equipment for waste facility

    Schneider Electric |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Schneider Electric is to supply automation and control equipment to DB Controls, which has been commissioned to supply automation, motor control and a Scada system for a new waste recycling plant.

  • DC/DC converter modules target railway apps

    Absopulse Electronics |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    The BAP 3KR Series of railway-quality DC/DC converters, available from Absopulse Electronics, delivers up to 3kW output power.

  • DC/DC converters suit most operating environments

    XP Power |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    XP Power has added to its range of ultra-compact low-power DC/DC converters with the 15W JCM15, available in a 1 x 1in metal package, and the 30W JCK30, available in a 2 x 1in metal case.

  • DC/DC converters targeted at portable devices

    Austriamicrosystems |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Austriamicrosystems has introduced the AS134x series of efficient high-current, dual step-down DC/DC converters for consumer electronics, solid-state drives, medical instruments and telemetry systems.

  • DC-DC converter for electric and hybrid vehicles

    Prodrive |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    A consortium led by Prodrive is developing a technology for electric and electric hybrid vehicles that will reduce the weight and space taken by the electrical power system.

  • DC-DC converter for main power supply rails

    Semtech |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Semtech's new digital DC-DC converter is ideal for high-current distributed main power supply rails in embedded applications for networking, communications, industrial and office automation equipment.

  • DC-DC converter for point-of-load power designs

    Toshiba Electronics |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Toshiba Electronics Europe has launched an integrated digital DC-DC step-down converter that will save space and increase the design flexibility of point-of-load (PoL) power designs.

  • DC-DC converters for industrial and aeronautic use

    Cissoid |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Cissoid has released a scalable reference design and demonstration boards for high-temperature, high-voltage, isolated DC-DC converters for both industrial and aeronautic applications.

  • DC-DC micro-module improves design efficiency

    Fairchild Semiconductor |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Fairchild Semiconductor's new power DC-DC micro-module offers customers the ability to reduce board space, reduce component count and improve the overall system efficiency of their designs.

  • Deacom ERP software streamlines business processes

    Deacom |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Deacom has announced that Royal Sausage Company has licensed the Deacom Integrated Accounting and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software system to streamline its business processes.

  • Delphin system used in steel-casting production

    System 3R |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Aerospace subcontractor Tooltech has implemented Delphin workholding technology from System 3R to produce steel castings and ancillary tooling for turbine-blade manufacturers.

  • Development kit for MSP430 Value Line MCUs

    Texas Instruments |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Texas Instruments has launched the MSP430 MCU Value Line Launchpad development kit that provides a development environment to enable applications including 3D glasses and wireless networking.

  • Development kit targets industrial control systems

    Witech Embedded System |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Witech's OK6410, an ARM11 development kit for its TE6410-CORE System on Module, targets embedded development training, industrial control equipment, vehicle navigation devices and HMI.

  • Development suite for embedded applications

    IAR Systems |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    The Freescale MQX Software Solution has been integrated with IAR Embedded Workbench to provide a development tool suite for embedded applications running on Freescale's Coldfire devices.

  • Deviation management system controls quality

    Mettler Toledo |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Mettler Toledo develops methods and solutions for controlling product quality and eliminating uncontrolled deviations in production processes.

  • Device controls tungsten lamps for photovoltaics

    Watlow |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Watlow has expanded the Ez-zone ST controller range to include phase-angle power switching and increased load current for control of radiant quartz (tungsten) lamps for photovoltaic processing.

  • Device enables PC configuration of PB transmitters

    Baumer |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Baumer's battery-powered Flexprogrammer 9701 device, suitable for mobile use, enables all pressure transmitters in the PB range to be configured on a PC.

  • Device servers for use in industrial automation

    Axiomtek |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    The Icon-31000 series of industrial serial device servers from Axiomtek are said to be ideal for infrastructure deployments, such as building automation, oil field automation and factory automation.

  • Device tests electrical equipment in the workplace video

    Seaward Group |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    The latest addition to Seaward’s range of portable appliance testers incorporates a range of electrical safety tests to ensure that workplace electrical equipment does not pose a danger to users.

  • Devices provide control for medium-sized systems

    Rockwell Automation |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Rockwell has introduced two controllers to provide machine builders and manufacturers with integrated safety, motion, discrete and drive-control capabilities for medium-sized applications.

  • Die and rheometer for co-extrusion modelling

    Malvern Instruments |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Recent polymer co-extrusion studies have demonstrated the value of a die developed by Fleming Polymer Testing and Consultancy for use with the Rosand capillary rheometer from Malvern Instruments.

  • Digital calipers for manufacturing measurements

    Mahr |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Mahr Federal is to exhibit a new generation of its line of Marcal digital calipers at IMTS 2010 for a range of measurement applications within the manufacturing environment.

  • Digital controller eliminates test rig instability

    Tiab |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Nottingham University has selected a digital controller and software from Tiab to solve the instability issues and resultant large vibrations being experienced by its six-actuator shaft test rig.

  • Digital multimeters handle demanding measurements

    Thurlby Thandar Instruments |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Available from TTi, the Tektronix DMM4000 range of digital multimeters combine high precision with a range of advanced features to handle the most demanding measurements.

  • Disinfection system for drinking-water facility

    Severn Trent Services |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Severn Trent Services-Apliclor has been selected to design and install a disinfection system for the Iznajar Drinking Water Treatment Station, which supplies to residents in Cordoba, Spain.

  • Displacement sensors provide laser measurement

    SICK |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    SICK's displacement sensors deliver laser measurement of position, height and thickness of objects in the micron range in the electronics, automotive and packaging industries, as well as in robotics.

  • Divisible PCR plates for small-scale experiments

    Eppendorf UK |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Eppendorf is offering what is said to be the first two-component PCR plate designed to be easily divisible, allowing users to save material and money when running smaller-scale experiments.

  • Downforce amplifier for plastics processors

    TSM Control Systems |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    TSM has released a downforce amplifier suitable for recycled plastics processing applications, including the processing of difficult regrind materials.

  • Dragon shuttle kiln to fire Korean ceramics

    Dragon Kilns |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Dragon and TC Kilns has been selected by Seoul-based IS Dongseo to construct a 90m3, natural-gas-fired shuttle kiln to fire the ceramic sanitaryware plant's products.

  • Draincare uses Ashtead systems for culvert project

    Ashtead Technology |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    The latest addition to Ashtead Technology's rental fleet of inspection crawler systems has helped a drainage company undertake a week-long culvert cleaning project at a development in Sussex.

  • Drills enable hole making in aerospace sector download

    Sandvik Coromant |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    To meet demand from the aerospace sector for reliable and efficient hole-making technology in composite materials, Sandvik Coromant is launching its Corodrill 854 and Corodrill 856.

  • Drills produce deep holes in non-ferrous alloys

    ITC Tooling |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    ITC's 1052 Cyber solid-carbide drills have a 5XD effective drill length for producing deep holes in non-ferrous alloys, nickel-based materials, titanium, cast iron, steels and stainless steel.

  • Drives allow repeatable speed settings in industry

    Zero-Max |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Zero-Max Adjustable Speed Drives with the Micro Dial feature are designed to provide accurate and repeatable speed settings in a range of industrial applications.

  • DSM launches bio-based engineering plastic

    DSM Engineering Plastics |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    DSM Engineering Plastics is launching Arnitel Eco, a high-performance thermoplastic copolyester (TPC) designed for applications in consumer electronics, sports and leisure and automotive interiors.

  • DSP upgrades technical data analysis spreadsheet

    DSP Development |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    DSP Development has launched Dadisp 6.5, the latest release of its engineering spreadsheet designed specifically for technical data analysis.

  • Dual-display touch screen built into Jaguar XJ

    Bosch Automotive |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Bosch has developed a touch-screen head unit measuring 8in (20cm) on the diagonal that will be introduced in the Jaguar XJ.

  • Durobor uses Capillex films to finish glassware

    MacDermid Autotype |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Durobor, a Belgian supplier of glasses for the drinks industry, is using MacDermid Autotype Capillex films for large, high-quality print runs.

  • DVI2USB allows VGI signal recording out of the box

    Epiphan Systems |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    The DVI2USB universal DVI and VGA capture device is suitable for those wanting to record, archive and broadcast a VGA or DVI signal out of the box.

  • ECD develops water treatment monitoring solution

    Electro-Chemical Devices |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    The new Triton DO8 dissolved oxygen analyser system from Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) has been developed for tough municipal and industrial water treatment environments.

  • Ecopac offers Mean Well enclosed power supplies

    Ecopac Power |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Ecopac Power has introduced the Mean Well HRPG-450 miniature high-performance enclosed power supply for applications such as factory automation, moving sign and test and measurement equipment.

  • Ecopac offers power supply for office equipment

    Ecopac Power |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    The Mean Well GS160 160W power supply is ideal for applications such as consumer electronics, POS systems, LCD displays and office equipment.

  • EDM die-sink machine reduces electrode wear

    Agiecharmilles |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    GF Agiecharmilles has announced that its Form 2000 die-sink machine equipped with IQ technology has been recognised at the MWP Awards.

  • EDM machine handles complex part geometries

    Sodi-tech EDM |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Sodick has launched a seven-axis die-sink EDM solution for advanced applications in the aerospace, power and medical sectors.

  • EDM system enables precision component machining

    Agiecharmilles |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Precision-component manufacturing company NR Automatics, which supplies the oil/gas, medical and aerospace sectors, has bought a CUT 20P wire EDM machine from Agie Charmilles for its Colne facility.

  • Elga helps EPR increase water treatment capacity

    Elga Process Water |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Rental mobile water treatment solutions from Elga Process Water are helping Energy Power Resources (EPR) to increase water treatment capacity at its Elean power station near Ely in Cambridgeshire.

  • Embedded computer for space-critical applications

    Axiomtek |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Axiomtek's eBOX511-820-FL fanless embedded box computer has a form factor of 132 x 95.4 x 47.5mm and a 10 to 30V DC power input for rugged and space-critical industrial applications.

  • Embedded system for transport applications

    Lanner Electronics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Lanner has released an FCC CE-certified rugged embedded system suitable for transport applications, including fleet management, entertainment and security.

  • Embedded systems allow fast network communications

    Aaeon |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Aaeon has launched its line of Flexible Embedded Systems (FES) to enable faster network communications on a limited budget.

  • Emerson adds Profibus asset support to DeltaV

    Emerson Process Management |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Emerson has added Profibus DP v1 asset support to the DeltaV digital automation system AMS Suite, extending predictive diagnostic management to motor-control centres and drives.

  • Emerson adds Profibus DP asset support to AMS

    Emerson Process Management |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    AMS Suite: Intelligent Device Manager v11 from Emerson Process Management includes Profibus DP v1 asset support when used with the DeltaV digital automation system.

  • Emerson introduces expanded outlet valve

    Emerson Process Management |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Emerson Process Management has extended its Fisher Vee-Ball range to include the V150E expanded outlet valve, which is suitable for installations involving pulp stock or slurry flows.

  • Emerson offers SBCs for security gateways

    Emerson Network Power - Embedded Computing |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Emerson Network Power has launched the industry's first modular single-board computers (SBCs) based on the COM Express small form factor, powered by Freescale's multicore QorIQ processors.

  • Emerson transmitter now includes MVD technology

    Emerson Process Management |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Emerson Process Management has upgraded the Micro Motion 9739 transmitter, suitable for monitoring and process control applications, to include multivariable digital (MVD) technology.

  • EMKA expands range of gasket profiles download

    EMKA |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    EMKA has expanded its range of gasket profiles for automotive, marine, electrical, electronic and telecommunications/cabinet sealing to nearly 500 types.

  • EMKA offers low-cost locks for office furniture

    EMKA |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    EMKA is offering low-cost locks for office furniture, cupboards, alarms, lockers and toolboxes with the Fort range of products.

  • Enabling electrical maintenance in hazardous areas

    Cooper Crouse-Hinds |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Servicing and maintenance of electrical equipment in hazardous areas can be time consuming and costly if engineers are not provided with the correct tools to carry out the job quickly and safely.

  • Endnote X4 helps users build reference libraries

    Adept Scientific |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Adept Scientific has released Thomson Reuters' upgraded Endnote, a bibliographic management and publishing solution used by researchers, librarians and students.

  • Energymaster system controls injection moulder

    BMS Barcovision |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Societe General Technique has installed the Energymaster system from Barcovision in its Reze plant to control its French PET preform injection moulder.

  • Engine helps break lawnmower land-speed record

    Kawasaki Engines and Power Products |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    A Kawasaki FX1000V engine helped to create a new land-speed world record by powering Runningblade, the fastest lawnmower in the world, on 22 and 23 May 2010 at Pendine Sands, UK.

  • Engis offers tooling solution for CNC machining

    Engis |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Engis has launched a tooling solution that is said to allow users to perform standard, repeatable and cost-effective machining-centre tasks on standard vertical and horizontal CNC equipment.

  • Enhanced Quadrant PTFE grades for bearing tasks

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products has extended its Fluorosint enhanced PTFE range with FDA-compliant and high-temperature grades for bearing applications.

  • Enhanced Quadrant PTFE grades for bearing tasks

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products has extended its Fluorosint enhanced PTFE range with FDA-compliant and high-temperature grades for bearing applications.

  • Enhanced tester supports LTE device analysis

    Anritsu |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Anritsu has introduced hardware and software for its MT8820C that extend the capability of the tester to support measurement of parametric data during an LTE test mode call.

  • Enviro chosen to manage service and maintenance

    Enviro Technology Services |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Enviro Technology has been selected by energy and climate-change consultancy AEA Technology to manage the service and maintenance contract for four Kent and Medway Air Quality Network sites.

  • Enviro Tech introduces economical vapour degreaser

    Envirotech Europe |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    The Ensolv cleaning solution from Enviro Tech is said to be a suitable alternative to trichloroethylene for vapour degreasing.

  • Eos-Array Lite manages solar-power installations

    Carlo Gavazzi |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Carlo Gavazzi has extended its modular control and management solution for solar-power installations by introducing Eos-Array Lite.

  • Eos-Array Lite manages solar-power installations

    Carlo Gavazzi |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Carlo Gavazzi has extended its modular control and management solution for solar-power installations by introducing Eos-Array Lite.

  • Ericsson offers power module for telecommunication

    Ericsson Power Modules |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Ericsson Power Modules has introduced a surface-mount version of its 380W PKM4000B module with an input voltage of 36 to 75V and an output of 12V/33A.

  • Eriks materials used in seals for rotary systems

    Eriks |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    O-ring elastomeric materials and design technology from Eriks have enabled designers at Pioneer Western's UK sealing technology centre to develop a range of seals for tough rotary applications.

  • ERP solution used across clean technology business

    Epicor |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Bowman has implemented the Epicor 9 next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution across its engineering, manufacturing, production, supply-chain, sales and customer-warranty services.

  • ERS embedded systems for industrial applications

    Avalue Technology |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Avalue Technology has released a series of rugged embedded systems - the ERS series - for use in vehicles, industrial machines and military equipment.

  • Ethernet cables incorporate flexlife cable jackets

    Turck |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Turck has announced Cat 5e Ethernet cables that are Gigabit capable and are particularly suitable for harsh environments.

  • Ethernet switches for mine-sweeping applications

    Ethernet Direct |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Ethernet Direct Corporation is offering industrial-grade Ethernet switches for military industry in-land mine-sweeping applications.

  • Eurotech introduces 5.25in single-board computer

    Eurotech |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Eurotech has launched a single-board computer suitable for multimedia infotainment, communications control, media servers, machine control, digital signage, HMI and asset monitoring applications.

  • Everlight collaboration to produce LED packages

    Everlight Electronics |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Everlight Electronics, TPV and Epistar have established a joint venture to develop and produce LED packages and LED light bars for the LED backlight market.

  • Exair nozzles deliver strong blowing force

    Good Hand |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Exair's new Peek Super Air Nozzles, available from Good Hand UK, are suitable for part drying, machinery and parts cleaning, chip removal, part ejection, liquid blow-off and cooling hot parts.

  • Exide supplies SP chargers for Legoland Windsor

    Exide Technologies |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    SP high-frequency chargers from Exide Technologies have been installed at Legoland Windsor to improve the monobloc batteries used to power the park's self-drive boats.

  • Extended enclosure range for consumer electronics

    OKW Enclosures |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    OKW has extended its Art-case range of tactile plastic enclosures for OEM and consumer electronics, such as detection and monitoring devices, and system controllers.

  • Facility focuses on deep hole machining innovation

    Sandvik Coromant |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Sandvik Coromant's Global Application Center for Deep Hole Machining (DHM) will develop new and innovative DHM techniques for customers in the aerospace, power generation and oil and gas industries.

  • Factory Master used for pipe-assembly manufacture

    Factory Master |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    B and D is using the Factory Master system in the manufacture of fabricated pipe kits and assemblies, which are used on RR commercial, military, marine and power-generation jet engines.

  • Factorymaster helps Micro-Mesh improve control

    Factory Master |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Micro-Mesh Engineering has invested in Factorymaster's automatic Quote to Sales Order facility, integrated material requirements planning (MRP) module and Purchase Order expediting.

  • Fanuc CNC enhances controls for machining tasks

    Fanuc FA |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    At IMTS 2010 Fanuc CNC will exhibit its enhanced 0i-D and 0i-D Mate CNC controls for machining applications.

  • FDB introduces space-saving concealed hinge

    FDB Panel Fittings |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    FDB Panel Fittings has launched a concealed hinge, which is suitable for nested doors such as 19in (48cm) cabinets and wall-mounted racks and for quick-access side panels on standalone cabinets.

  • Festo cylinders offer self-adjusting cushioning

    Thorite |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Thorite supplies Festo cylinders with integral self-adjusting air cushioning, designed for use in a range of machinery in the manufacturing, processing, printing and packaging industries.

  • FH1 filter holder secures dichroic beamsplitters

    Semrock |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Part of Semrock's opto-mechanical mount line, the FH1 filter holder is designed to secure dichroic beamsplitters without affecting flatness, while allowing for angle tuning or other motorised options.

  • Fibre-placement systems support Airbus production

    MAG Industrial Automation Systems |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    MAG has received an order for two Viper automated fibre-placement systems to support production of the Airbus A350XWB at the plants of Germany's Premium Aerotech.

  • Field Advisor software improves plant reliability

    Honeywell Control Systems |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Honeywell has added Field Advisor to its family of mobile productivity solutions designed to help industrial facilities keep equipment running within safe operating limits and at optimum performance.

  • Field wireless devices for industrial automation

    Yokogawa |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Yokogawa Electric has developed field wireless devices based on the ISA100.11a industrial wireless communications standard that are expected to satisfy industrial automation requirements.

  • Field wireless devices suit industrial automation

    Yokogawa |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Yokogawa has developed the world's first field wireless devices based on the ISA100.11a industrial wireless communications standard and will release them to the market in July.

  • Field-installable connector powers small units

    Harting |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Harting's Han 3A industrial connector insert is available with Quick Lock field-installable termination technology, allowing fast assembly in the field without the need for special tools.

  • Field-installable connector powers small units

    Harting |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Harting's Han 3A industrial connector insert is available with Quick Lock field-installable termination technology, allowing fast assembly in the field without the need for special tools.

  • Firmware adds functionality to WLAN devices

    Insys Microelectronics |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Insys has announced that its wireless LAN data communications devices for automation and plant data systems now come equipped with an updated firmware.

  • Five-axis aerospace profiler processes large parts

    MAG Industrial Automation Systems |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    MAG has introduced the Hypermach GTi five-axis titanium aerospace profiler at IMTS for efficient processing of large parts such as spars, bulkheads and door-edge frames, or nested-part groups.

  • Flash memory for digital consumer applications

    Toshiba Electronics |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Toshiba has launched a 128Gb embedded NAND flash memory module, which is designed for applications in a range of digital consumer products, including smartphones, tablet PCs and digital video cameras.

  • Flash modules ideal for embedded industrial tasks

    2001 Electronic Components |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    2001 Electronic Components is offering a range of Sata and IDE Flash modules for use in a variety of embedded industrial applications.

  • Flexicon introduces bulk bag dischargers

    Flexicon Europe |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Flexicon has introduced a range of bulk bag dischargers, a dedicated option for processors or movers of bulk solids who receive raw material in flat-bottomed, single-trip, bulk bags.

  • Flexicon introduces bulk bag dischargers

    Flexicon Europe |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Flexicon has introduced a range of bulk bag dischargers, a dedicated option for processors or movers of bulk solids who receive raw material in flat-bottomed, single-trip, bulk bags.

  • Flir offers reduced-price compact infrared camera download

    Flir Systems — Thermography |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Flir Systems has announced a reduced price for its i5 compact infrared camera, which can be used for a range of predictive maintenance and building applications.

  • Flir presents infrared technology at Energy Event download

    Flir Systems — Thermography |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Flir has announced that it will be demonstrating its range of infrared cameras and accompanying technology for spotting and stopping energy loss at the Energy Event.

  • Floating pistons ideal for motor vehicle designers

    Minnesota Rubber and Plastics |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Minnesota Rubber and Plastics (MRandP) is offering custom-moulded high-performance-plastic (HPP) components such as floating pistons for shock absorbers, suitable for motor vehicle designers.

  • Flow meter approved for hazardous environments

    Fluid Components |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    The advanced ST75 Flow Meter from Fluid Components is now Atex and IECEx approved for safety in hazardous and potentially explosive plant environments.

  • Floyd showcases tooling for sliding-head machines

    Floyd Automatic Tooling |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Floyd Automatic Tooling demonstrated its range of tooling for sliding-head turning centres - designed to improve productivity and setup times - at Mach 2010.

  • Fluke defines terms associated with vibration

    Fluke Calibration |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Fluke provides a basic glossary of vibration terms for those involved in equipment maintenance and vibration diagnosis.

  • Fluke offers discounted thermal imagers

    Fluke Calibration |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Fluke has reduced the recommended prices in Europe of its Ti25, TiR and TiR1 thermal imagers, designed for day-to-day troubleshooting and maintenance, until 30 September 2010.

  • Fluke offers discounted thermal imagers

    Fluke |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Fluke has reduced the recommended prices in Europe of its Ti25, TiR and TiR1 thermal imagers, designed for day-to-day troubleshooting and maintenance, until 30 September 2010.

  • Fluke offers discounted thermal imagers

    Fluke Calibration |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Fluke has reduced the recommended prices in Europe of its Ti25, TiR and TiR1 thermal imagers, designed for day-to-day troubleshooting and maintenance, until 30 September 2010.

  • Flyer head marks logo on stainless-steel bottle

    Laser Lines |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    A black painted stainless-steel water bottle was marked with a complex company logo using a Synrad FH Flyer marking head and a 25W laser controlled by Synrad's Winmark Pro laser marking software.

  • Force link tests small, precision components

    Kistler Instruments |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Kistler has expanded its range of force links for use in measuring dynamic forces on vibrating tables and for quality assurance applications in laboratory and production environments.

  • Force test system used in touch-screen manufacture

    Mecmesin |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    A Koren-based company is using a Mecmesin force test system to establish consistent manufacture and touch uniformity for its navigation device touch screens.

  • Foster Wheeler to develop refinery configuration

    Foster Wheeler |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Foster Wheeler's Global Engineering and Construction Group is to develop the configuration of a new grassroots refinery in southern Iraq.

  • Foster Wheeler to supply EPCm for refinery upgrade

    Foster Wheeler |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Foster Wheeler's Global Engineering and Construction Group will supply engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCm) services for Phase 1 of the Cameroon Limbe Refinery upgrade project.

  • Fox oscillators suit Gigabit Ethernet applications

    Fox Electronics |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Fox Electronics, a supplier of frequency control solutions, has launched a line of Xpresso oscillators designed to meet the needs of Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) and 10GbE applications.

  • Free energy-chain checkups for factory shutdowns

    Igus |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Igus is inviting maintenance engineers to book a free energy-chain and flexible-cable annual checkup before or during factory shutdowns scheduled in July and August.

  • Freescale develops MCU for BMW sports cars

    Freescale Semiconductor |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Freescale Semiconductor has developed a microcontroller (MCU) based on its Power Architecture technology in collaboration with BMW, to enable reliable communication between vehicle subsystems.

  • Front-panel option for controlling CMC test sets

    OMICRON electronics |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Omicron Electronics, a specialist in power system protection testing, has introduced a front-panel device with a touch-screen user interface for controlling its CMC test sets.

  • Front-panel options for subracks and enclosures

    Verotec |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Verotec is offering a choice of standard front-panel options for its KM6 subracks and its 19in (48cm) and Eurocard-based metal enclosures.

  • FTIR analyser determines water in lubricating oil

    A2 Technologies |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    The Ferrybridge Power Station in West Yorkshire has selected A2's Ipal portable FTIR analyser to measure the level of water in the lubricating oil used in its massive turbines.

  • Function generator for repetitive testing tasks

    Thurlby Thandar Instruments |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    TTI has launched the TG1000 10MHz function generator that uses direct digital synthesis, said to be ideal for repetitive test applications.

  • Gas engine oil helps reduce fuel consumption

    ExxonMobil Lubricants and Specialties |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Exxonmobil has announced the global launch of Mobil SHC Pegasus gas engine oil that helps to reduce fuel consumption by up to 1.5 per cent in gas engine lubrication applications.

  • GE supplies TMR system for generating station

    GE Energy |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    The Santee Cooper Winyah generating station in South Carolina is upgrading its Westinghouse control system with GE Energy's Mark VIe Triple Modular Redundant (TMR) digital control system for turbines.

  • Gear units improve cooling tower efficiency

    Siemens Flender |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Flender FZG gear units from Siemens have been utilised in the cooling tower fan units at E.ON's Connah's Quay power station on Deeside since 1994.

  • Gefran introduces regenerative power supplies

    Gefran |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Gefran has added a range of regenerative power supplies with Active Front End technology to its ADV200 line of vector inverters, targeted at system builders and original equipment manufacturers.

  • Gefran introduces regenerative power supplies

    Gefran |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Gefran has added a range of regenerative power supplies with Active Front End technology to its ADV200 line of vector inverters, targeted at system builders and original equipment manufacturers.

  • Gel blackens in-place architectural metal surfaces

    Birchwood Casey |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Birchwood Casey has introduced the Presto Black Gel, suitable for blackening large, in-place architectural metal surfaces, including wall panels and railings.

  • Geomcaliper software for wall thickness analysis

    Geometric Technologies |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Advanced manufacturing software developer Geometric is to showcase the latest version of Geomcaliper for Pro/Engineer at PTC User/World 2010 in Orlando on 6-9 June 2010.

  • GKN Aerospace buys Vistagy software and services

    Vistagy |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    GKN Aerospace, which supplies composite parts to the aviation industry, has purchased Vistagy's Syncrofit software for developing airframe assemblies as well as Vistagy professional services.

  • GOOSE enables substation-equipment testing

    Megger |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    With GOOSE, it is possible to use existing conventional test sets for testing protective relays and other items of substation equipment that communicate via the IEC 61850 networking protocol.

  • GPEG launches compact TFT display module

    Advantech-GPEG |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    GPEG, a provider of display solutions for the industrial, gaming, professional and consumer markets, has launched a 3.5in (8.9cm) TFT display featuring HVGA (320 x 480) resolution.

  • GPEG OLED module suits industrial equipment

    Advantech-GPEG |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    GPEG has launched the FDO2864ASYGG monochrome OLED module, which is suitable for use in industrial equipment, DAB radios, card readers and a variety of white and brown goods applications.

  • GPRS system enables data retrieval in industry

    Insys Microelectronics |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    The Global Packet Radio Service (GPRS) from Insys Microelectronics enables the regular retrieval of system data, including the transfer of large amounts of data, within industrial environments.

  • GPS antennas support major wireless services

    Pulse |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Pulse has introduced its W4120 Series of compact multi-band active GPS antennas that have the ability to support most major wireless services globally.

  • Granta MI: Gateway integrates materials data

    Granta Design |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Granta Design has announced its Granta MI: Materials Gateway to integrate materials information technology with computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided engineering (CAE).

  • Graphics acceleration cores bring realism to games

    Imagination Technologies |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Imagination Technologies has displayed implementations of its licensable 3D, video and display IP technologies capable of delivering stereoscopic 3D experiences at the British Embassy in Seoul, Korea.

  • Graphics core suits tablets and smartphones

    Imagination Technologies |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Imagination Technologies has announced PowerVR SGX544, a high-performance graphics core for embedded and mobile applications in tablets, computing devices and smartphones.

  • Grinding machine can be tailored to toolroom needs

    Jones and Shipman Precision |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Jones and Shipman's Suprema cylindrical grinding machine can be specified with a 63m/sec wheel speed and a range of options to enable it to be tailored to production or toolroom requirements.

  • GSM modem for decentralised monitoring tasks

    Insys Microelectronics |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    The Insys GSM Logo, a GSM modem, allows users to turn mini PLCs from Siemens' Logo series into a cost-efficient fault detection and remote control system for decentralised monitoring tasks.

  • GTK offers negative mode display for audio systems

    GTK |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    This negative mode display from GTK suits automotive and audio applications, as well as vending machines, consumer electronics and applications where a '12 o'clock viewing angle' is typical.

  • Guide discusses industrial Ethernet applications

    Ethernet Direct |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Ethernet Direct has released a guide on how to successfully penetrate industrial Ethernet applications.

  • Guide features critical measurement devices

    Endevco |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Meggitt Sensing Systems has released the 'Endevco Microphones and Preamplifiers' selection guide, which features acoustic sensors and instrumentation for a range of critical measurement applications.

  • Guide to temperature equipment for cement industry

    ABB Automation Tech - Instrumentation and Automation |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    ABB Automation Tech has released an application factfile covering temperature measurement in the cement industry, available in PDF format.

  • Guidelok Slimline system keeps E-Chain secure video

    Igus |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    The Guidelok Slimline system from Igus provides safe vertical guiding for E-Chains within storage and retrieval units, lifts, elevators, construction, and crane lifts and hoists.

  • Guidelok Slimline system keeps E-Chain secure

    Igus |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    The new Guidelok Slimline system from Igus provides safe and cost-effective vertical guiding for E-Chains within storage and retrieval units, lifts, elevators, construction and crane lifts and hoists.

  • Guidelok Slimline system keeps E-Chain secure

    Igus |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    The new Guidelok Slimline system from Igus provides safe and cost-effective vertical guiding for E-Chains within storage and retrieval units, lifts, elevators, construction and crane lifts and hoists.

  • Guyson provides system for connector cleaning

    Guyson |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Guyson has supplied a mono-solvent ultrasonic cleaning system to a connectors manufacturer, enabling it to undertake a range of 'in process' cleaning routines on connectors and interconnects.

  • H2S analyser suitable for waste and water sectors

    Able Instruments and Controls |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Able has launched the J605 Jerome hydrogen sulphide (H2S) analyser, which is suitable for odour monitoring in the waste and water industries.

  • Half-chip PRM for space-constrained applications

    Vicor |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    V*I Chip, a subsidiary of Vicor, has launched a half-chip PRM regulator, which is ideal for applications such as server processor and memory, ATE systems and LED drivers.

  • Hand-portable radios suitable for outdoor use

    Icom |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Icom has introduced a range of low-cost, entry-level hand-portable radios, suitable for outdoor applications and for use in high-turnover environments and shift work.

  • Hansen utilises Bruel and Kjaer's Pulse platform

    Bruel and Kjaer |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Hansen uses Bruel and Kjaer's Pulse data acquisition and analysis system for applications such as field measurements, research and development, quality control, production testing and validation.

  • Hansen utilises Bruel and Kjaer's Pulse platform

    Bruel and Kjaer |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Hansen uses Bruel and Kjaer's Pulse data acquisition and analysis system for applications such as field measurements, research and development, quality control, production testing and validation.

  • Hardinge to show machining tools for workholding

    Hardinge Machine Tools |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    The Hardinge Machine Tools stand at Mach 2010 will combine the latest cell and stand-alone machine-tool technology for turning, milling, grinding and workholding.

  • Harting adds crimp module to Han-Modular series

    Harting |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Harting has expanded the Han-Modular series of heavy-duty industrial connectors with the new Han 200A crimp module, which is suitable for use in demanding mechanical environments.

  • Harwin adds fibre-optic capabilities to connectors

    Harwin |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    High-reliability connector and SMT board hardware manufacturer Harwin has added high-performance fibre-optic capabilities to its Datamate connector family.

  • Harwin offers fibre-optic contacts for connectors

    Harwin |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Harwin is enabling users to include high-performance fibre-optic contacts within its Datamate high-reliability connector range for applications subject to high loads of vibration and shock.

  • Haydon Kerk launches micro-sized lead screws

    Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Haydon Kerk, a provider of solutions for linear motion applications, has launched a range of micro-sized lead screws.

  • Heavy duty hard case for Rapidox gas analysers

    Cambridge Sensotec |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Cambridge Sensotec has launched purpose-made hard cases for its Rapidox series of gas analysers.

  • H-grade regulator for automotive applications download

    Linear Technology |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Linear Technology has announced an 'H'-grade version of the LT3680 3.5A, 36V step-down switching regulator, which is said to be ideal for automotive and industrial applications.

  • High-power waterproof fans available off-the-shelf

    Elite Thermal Engineering |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Thermoelectric cooling device specialist Elite Thermal Engineering (ETE) has introduced a waterproof option for all the cooling modules.

  • High-side power switch for harsh environments

    International Rectifier |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    International Rectifier (IR) has introduced a high-side power switch with a fully integrated bootstrap function for fast actuator applications such as fuel magnetic injectors and braking valves.

  • Hi-line offers energy-efficient cartridge filters

    Hi-Line Industries |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    The Filtersoft range of cartridge filters from Hi-line is ideal for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, pulp, paper, chemical, semiconductor, automotive and general industrial and processing applications.

  • Hi-line offers energy-efficient cartridge filters

    Hi-Line Industries |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    The Filtersoft range of cartridge filters from Hi-line is ideal for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, pulp, paper, chemical, semiconductor, automotive and general industrial and processing applications.

  • Hirose modular plug has user-friendly design

    Hirose Electric |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Connector specialist Hirose Electric has introduced the TM31 series modular plug that meets with CAT6a performance and ANSI/TIA/EIA-568-B.2-10 standards.

  • HLS enables wireless infrastructure development

    Synopsys |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    The Synphony HLS provides design abstraction with architecture exploration features for design teams developing wireless infrastructure, broadcast, industrial, military and aerospace applications.

  • HMI panel PC for automation applications

    American Industrial Systems |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    American Industrial Systems (AIS) has introduced a 10.1in operator interface terminal PC designed for building, factory and industrial automation.

  • Honeywell enhances process knowledge system

    Honeywell Control Systems |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Honeywell has enhanced its Experion process knowledge system (PKS) to help process manufacturers manage their automation and control systems, even though technology is constantly evolving.

  • Honeywell software helps AET to improve production

    Honeywell Industry Solutions |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Honeywell's Optivision Business Logic software is set to improve production while reducing production costs at two of Applied Extrusion Technologies' (AET's) North American plants.

  • Honeywell software improves manufacturing cycle

    Honeywell Process Solutions |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Applied Extrusion Technologies (AET) has selected Honeywell's Optivision Business Logic software to help improve production while reducing costs at the plastic film maker's North America plants.

  • Honeywell switches operate in hostile environments

    Inertial Aerosystems |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Inertial Aerosystems is offering thermal switches that can operate in hostile environments and are ideal for water, hydraulic, refrigeration, battery, air temperature and box temperature applications.

  • Honeywell switches operate in hostile environments

    Inertial Aerosystems |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Inertial Aerosystems is offering thermal switches that can operate in hostile environments and are ideal for water, hydraulic, refrigeration, battery, air temperature and box temperature applications.

  • Honeywell to enhance safety at ethylene plant

    Honeywell Process Solutions |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Honeywell has been selected to transform operational safety at an ethylene plant operated by Noretyl.

  • Honeywell to enhance safety at ethylene plant

    Honeywell Control Systems |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Honeywell has been selected to transform operational safety at an ethylene plant operated by Noretyl.

  • Honing fluid enables sustainable metalworking

    Sunnen Products Company |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Sunnen has introduced SHO-500, a general-purpose honing fluid based on a renewable vegetable formulation that is said to make sustainable metalworking affordable and practical.

  • Huco offers Atex motors for explosive atmospheres

    Huco Dynatork |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Huco Dynatork offers AC motors with integrated frequency converters, waterproof motors and motors without ventilation, as well as a series of Atex motors for use in explosive atmospheres.

  • Humiseal gel withstands extreme UV exposure

    Krayden |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Krayden has announced that the Humiseal UV40 conformal coating is now available as a gel specifically formulated for various large-scale light emitting diode (LED) applications.

  • Hybrid motors ideal for direct on-line starting

    WEG Electric Motors |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    WEG's line of super premium efficiency motors employs a hybrid design to achieve high efficiency in applications where saving energy is a major priority.

  • Hydra drills boiler plates for petroleum industry

    Dormer Tools |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Dormer has helped Jordan Advanced Machining more than halve production time by supplying its Hydra drill for drilling 20.25mm diameter holes in heat exchanger plates used in the petroleum industry.

  • Hydrocarbon fluorimeters monitor oil-spill extent

    Chelsea Technologies |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Chelsea's range of hydrocarbon fluorimeters is being deployed in the Gulf of Mexico to monitor the extent of the oil spill.

  • Hydrogen generator suits gas chromatography tasks

    Quantitech |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Quantitech has launched the LNI Schmidlin range of gas generators, including the H2-FID hydrogen generator for emission monitoring companies and laboratory applications.

  • Hypermill offers CAD-integrated design solutions

    Open Mind Technologies |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    At Mach 2010, Open Mind Technologies will present its Hypermill 2009.2 with CAD-integrated solutions for Autodesk Inventor, Solidworks, Thinkdesign and its own HyperCAD package.

  • IAR Embedded Workbench supports Renesas MCUs

    IAR Systems |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    By providing a single tool chain for more than 5,000 different microcontroller devices across 10 product families, IAR Systems said it supports more than 80 per cent of Renesas Electronics MCUs.

  • IAR launches microprocessor development kit

    IAR Systems |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    IAR Systems has announced the availability of an integrated development kit for the Freescale i.MX25 range of low-power ARM9-based microprocessors.

  • IDAC gains ISO 9001:2008 certification for QMS

    IDAC |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    IDAC has achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification from Lloyds Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) for its Quality Management System.

  • IDC offers Zigbee keypad for logistical operations

    IDC Technologies |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    IDC has launched a new addition to its Zigbee range of wireless mesh products for use in automation, manufacturing and logistical operations.

  • IDC offers Zigbee keypad for logistical operations

    IDC Technologies |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    IDC has launched a new addition to its Zigbee range of wireless mesh products for use in automation, manufacturing and logistical operations.

  • IDC offers Zigbee keypad for logistical operations

    Intelligent Distributed Controls |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    IDC has launched a new addition to its Zigbee range of wireless mesh products for use in automation, manufacturing and logistical operations.

  • IDC products enable wireless network integration

    Intelligent Distributed Controls |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Intelligent Distributed Controls (IDC) has introduced a range of Zigbee-based wireless products that enable machine builders and OEMs to integrate wireless networking into their own products.

  • IDC products enable wireless network integration

    Intelligent Distributed Controls |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Intelligent Distributed Controls (IDC) has introduced a range of Zigbee-based wireless products that enable machine builders and OEMs to integrate wireless networking into their own products.

  • IDC products enable wireless network integration

    Intelligent Distributed Controls |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Intelligent Distributed Controls (IDC) has introduced a range of Zigbee-based wireless products that enable machine builders and OEMs to integrate wireless networking into their own products.

  • IDC unveils inventory-stores management solution

    IDC |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    IDC has launched a Zigbee wireless-based solution for retail, medical and manufacturing companies requiring a low-cost inventory-stores management system.

  • Ideal launches industrial Ethernet cable tester

    Ideal Industries |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    The Networks Division of Ideal Industries, a provider of data communications solutions, has introduced the IENet Pro industrial Ethernet cable tester for manufacturing and processing plants.

  • Igus launches circulating energy chain

    Igus |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Igus UK has developed the rotating Igus C-Chain for applications in conveyors and handling equipment pick-and-place, fast press feeders, shelf-operating units and conveyor belts.

  • Igus launches circulating energy chain

    Igus |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Igus UK has developed the rotating Igus C-Chain for applications in conveyors and handling equipment pick-and-place, fast press feeders, shelf-operating units and conveyor belts.

  • Igus launches circulating energy chain

    Igus |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Igus UK has developed the rotating Igus C-Chain for applications in conveyors and handling equipment pick-and-place, fast press feeders, shelf-operating units and conveyor belts.

  • Igus supplies bearings for motorcycle trailer

    Igus |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Igus has supplied Igubal EGZM-08-60 double-joint pivoting bearings for a single-wheel motorcycle trailer developed by Mono-Trail.

  • Igus supplies bearings for motorcycle trailer

    Igus |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Igus has supplied Igubal EGZM-08-60 double-joint pivoting bearings for a single-wheel motorcycle trailer developed by Mono-Trail.

  • Imatek installs Impact Test system at university

    Imatek |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Imatek has completed the successful installation of an IM10 Impact Test system at the University of Malaysia, Perlis (Unimap).

  • Impact of environmental legislation on solvent use

    Rockwell Automation |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Rockwell Automation has released a white paper describing the possible impact of proposed greenhouse-gas legislation on solvent usage in pharmaceutical manufacturing applications.

  • IMT offers grinding machines for automotive sector

    NL Machine Tool Consulting |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Italian Machine Tools (IMT) - formed from the union of Morara De Ci Ma and Tacchella Macchine - offers a range of integrated grinding solutions for industries such as automotive, aerospace and naval.

  • IMTS 2010 to feature CNC control developments

    Fanuc FA |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Fanuc CNC America will showcase advanced CNC control developments at IMTS 2010, along with industry solutions to meet strict automotive, aerospace, medical, heavy industry and job-shop requirements.

  • IMTS 2010 to feature Swiss-style machine tools

    Rem Sales |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Rem Sales and Tsugami will demonstrate three Swiss-style machine tools at IMTS 2010, while highlighting the integration of advanced tooling and accessories, including software for drilling operations.

  • Industrial routers for remote device monitoring

    Insys Microelectronics |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    The Moros range of industrial routers from Insys Microelectronics is ideal for machine-to-machine applications and remote device monitoring in buildings management, energy/power and more.

  • Industrial server for computing applications

    Trenton Technology |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    The Trenton TCS4500 industrial server is available for deployment in computing applications requiring fast delivery, as well as performance and long-term system configuration stability.

  • Infor ION simplifies connectivity and data sharing

    Infor |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Infor has launched Infor ION, designed to enable companies of all sizes to benefit from advanced yet simple application integration, business process management and shared data reporting.

  • Infrared analysers measure biofuel blends

    Wilks Enterprise |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Wilk explains how to ensure accurate biofuel-blend measurements in less than a minute with portable infrared analysers.

  • Infrared cameras spot energy loss in buildings download

    Flir Systems — Thermography |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Flir Systems has revealed that its infrared cameras and associated software and communication technology are ideal for spotting and stopping energy loss in buildings and structures.

  • Infrared thermometer can be used in medical apps

    Alrad Instruments |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    The Dexter MD-0003 Temperature Sensor Module (TSM) infrared thermometer enables non-contact temperature measurements in medical, consumer, commercial and industrial applications.

  • Ingersoll Rand leverages Parametric's PLM software

    Parametric Technology |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Industrial company Ingersoll Rand is leveraging Windchill, Parametic Technology's product lifecycle management (PLM) software, to implement outcome-driven innovation.

  • Inline pin headers for board spacing applications

    Anglia Components |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Anglia has released the extended range of Taicom inline pin headers, which now includes increased headers with double insulators for board spacing applications.

  • Insert grinding machine cuts processing times

    Koerber Schleifring |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    The new Insert Line indexable insert peripheral grinding machine, part of the Ewag range of tool grinders from Koerber Schleifring, is designed to reduce processing times by up to 50 per cent.

  • Inserts double tool life for engineering company

    Walter |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Walter's Tiger.tec Silver CVD-coated tooling inserts are extending tool life by at least twofold for a company that specialises in the manufacture of mechanical-engineering workpieces.

  • In-Sight ID readers used for sterilisation

    Cognex |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Cognex In-Sight ID readers are being used by Omega Design in a sterilisation application that utilises a serialised side label and a synchronised marking on the bottom of each container.

  • In-Sight vision systems inspect solar cell video

    Cognex |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    In-Sight vision systems have been utilised by Gorosabel to inspect its solar cell, providing a vision solution that can handle high-speed production while performing different inspection tasks.

  • Inspection systems check shampoo-bottle labels

    Matrox Imaging |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    CI Vision's Pro Series of inspection systems for contract packagers feature Anti Vision Circumvention Technology and have been adopted by a personal-care-product company to inspect labels.

  • Insys routers enable industrial data communication

    Insys Microelectronics |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Insys' Moros line of routers for industrial data communication are now available as revised Version 2.1 models.

  • Interface adapter for test and measurement tasks

    Keithley Instruments |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Keithley Instruments has introduced the model KUSB-488B USB-to-GPIB interface adapter designed to help test engineers and researchers lower their cost of test, measurement and ownership.

  • Interfaces expand NI-XNET to include LIN support

    National Instruments |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    National Instruments (NI) has launched PXI and PCI interfaces for applications such as hardware-in-the-loop simulation, rapid control prototyping, bus monitoring and automation control.

  • Internal Diameter Gripper targets irregular parts

    SAS Automation |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    SAS Automation has introduced a smaller version of its Internal Diameter Gripper (IDG) 16-26-33, which is suitable for parts that are small, fragile, or have an irregular shape.

  • Invensys releases updated flow modelling software

    Invensys Operations Management |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Invensys Operations Management has released its Simsci-Esscor Pipephase 9.4 software for the rigorous modelling of steady-state, multiphase flow in oil and gas networks and pipeline systems.

  • Invensys upgrades Triconex Trident safety system

    Invensys Operations Management |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Invensys Operations Management has released Version 2.1.1 of its Triconex Trident safety system, which delivers more accurate trip analysis in power and turbomachinery applications.

  • Invesys launches Wonderware Information Server v4

    Invensys Operations Management |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Invensys Operations Management has released Wonderware Information Server v4 software for web-based graphical visualisation, reporting and analysis of real-time plant operations data.

  • Ion Controls launches complete Scada HMI solution

    Ion Controls |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Ion Controls has introduced a complete Scada human-machine-interface (HMI) solution suitable for process engineers, building controls systems integrators and operators.

  • Ionising Air Knives remove static in plastic apps

    Beckair |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Beckair is offering the AK3200 Ionising Air Knife, which helps to remove static in plastic industrial applications.

  • IP sealed connectors ideal for outdoor use

    Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    PEI-Genesis is offering a range of low-cost IP67 sealed connectors designed to withstand harsh environments in applications including transportation, industrial, water treatment and petrochemical.

  • IP67 power relay ideal for battery-powered systems

    ETA Circuit Breakers |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    ETA Circuit Breakers has introduced a bi-stable IP67 power relay designed for single-pole switching of loads in vehicle and watercraft applications.

  • IR camera for research and development tasks

    Micro-Epsilon |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Micro-Epsilon has enhanced its inline infrared thermal imaging camera with features, accessories and mounting options that allow the unit to monitor the temperature of steel, ceramics and glass.

  • Iscar helps manufacture key motorcycle components

    Iscar Tools |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Iscar Tools has been chosen by Norton Motorcycles as its exclusive tooling partner to develop a long-term strategy for production of key components at the motorcycle firm's Donington Park factory.

  • Ishida packing line boosts capacity at Gastro Star

    Ishida |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    A complete packing line designed and installed by Ishida Europe has enabled Gastro Star, a producer of fresh vegetables, salads and fruit, to increase capacity and efficiency.

  • Isolated DC/DC converters for ICT applications

    Ericsson Power Modules |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Ericsson Power Modules has launched the PKM5000D quarter-brick, isolated DC/DC converter for a wide range of applications in information and communications technologies (ICT).

  • ITT showcases connectors for rail applications

    ITT Interconnect Solutions |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    ITT Interconnect Solutions will exhibit its connector range at Innotrans 2010, which focuses on technologies for the rail and rail infrastructure sector.

  • Jena Tec provides motorised grinding spindle

    Jena Rotary Technology |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    A manufacturer of grinding machines for the renewable energy sector has asked Jena Tec to design and produce a grinding spindle that can carry out two jobs in one with two different fixed wheels.

  • Jet Edge demonstrates waterjet cutting benefits

    Jet Edge |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Jet Edge has announced a presentation entitled 'Waterjet 101 - Benefits and Capabilities of Precision Waterjet Cutting' set for 19 August 2010 at the WJTA-IMCA Expo in Houston.

  • Jet Edge demonstrates waterjet cutting benefits

    Jet Edge |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Jet Edge has announced a presentation entitled 'Waterjet 101 - Benefits and Capabilities of Precision Waterjet Cutting' set for 19 August 2010 at the WJTA-IMCA Expo in Houston.

  • JJS delivers comprehensive EMS services

    JJS Electronics |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    JJS delivers a full range of EMS services, including design for test, design for manufacturing, PCB assembly, box build assembly, precision mechanical assembly and full system assembly.

  • JK Engineering selects CMZ lathe for F1 machining

    CMZ |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Formula One (F1) machining specialist JK Engineering has ordered a TC20 YS lathe with Y-axis and sub-spindle from CMZ.

  • JW Winco offers RoHS-compliant handwheels

    JW Winco |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    JW Winco, a supplier of standard machine components for industrial use, is now offering GN 924.3 two-spoked, flat-faced handwheels with retractable handles.

  • Keithley offers USB-to-GPIB Interface Adapter

    Keithley Instruments |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Keithley Instruments has introduced the Model KUSB-488B USB-to-GPIB Interface Adapter.

  • Keypad switches ideal for telecoms applications

    Foremost Electronics |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Foremost Electronics has been appointed as the UK distributor for the Marquardt 6425 range of keypad switches for telecoms, control and alarm panels, weighing scales and more.

  • Kinetis MCUs for complex embedded applications

    Freescale Semiconductor |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Freescale Semiconductor has launched the Kinetis family of 90nm 32-bit MCUs based on the ARM Cortex-M4 processor for designers of industrial and consumer end-products.

  • Kistler accelerometers resist harsh environments

    Kistler Instruments |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Kistler's 8766A miniature triaxial accelerometers are available in high-temperature types and integrated high-gain microelectronics to ensure precision and reliability in harsh operating conditions.

  • Kistler unveils miniature triaxial accelerometers

    Kistler Instruments |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Kistler Instruments has launched Type 8766A miniature triaxial accelerometers, which are suitable for automotive, aerospace and industrial applications.

  • Knowles guide aids acoustic interface selection

    Knowles Acoustics |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Knowles Acoustics has updated its Acoustic Interface Design Guide to aid customers in selecting acoustic interface solutions.

  • Knuckle-joint press forms high-strength steels

    Schuler Systems |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Schuler has developed a range of presses that combine the knuckle-joint's precision with the output performance and flexibility offered by servo technology, for the processing of high-strength steels.

  • Koa's TLRH power shunt available from Rutronik

    Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Rutronik is now offering Koa's TLRH power shunt in package size 2512 with a power rating of 2W, in package size 2010 with a 1W power rating and in package size 0805 with a 250mW power rating.

  • Krayden offers Dow Corning lubricant and sealant

    Krayden |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Krayden, a distributor of engineered materials, has announced that it now provides the Molykote 111 valve lubricant and sealant from Dow Corning.

  • KRQ honing tool for mid-volume production runs

    Sunnen Products Company |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    The KRQ honing tool from Sunnen is said to combine the precision performance of custom tools with the low cost and quick-change flexibility needed for mid-volume production runs.

  • KSW Thinlam used in contactless US ID card

    KSW Microtec |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    KSW Microtec is supplying secure ID solutions provider Lasercard with custom-designed KSW Thinlams for the contactless US Permanent Resident Card (Green Card).

  • Laidler discusses Machinery Directive standards

    Laidler Associates |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Many machine manufacturers may be inadvertently relying on out-of-date standards to demonstrate compliance with the Machinery Directive, according to Laidler Associates.

  • Laidler discusses Machinery Directive standards

    Laidler Associates |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Many machine manufacturers may be inadvertently relying on out-of-date standards to demonstrate compliance with the Machinery Directive, according to Laidler Associates.

  • Lane offers lightning protection for DC to 18GHz

    FC Lane Electronics |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Lane Electronics is offering a range of lightning-protection devices for applications in the frequency range DC to 18GHz.

  • Lapping machine uses rubber and diamond to polish

    NCMT |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    A new lapping machine has been introduced by Okamoto, in which it is possible to achieve a mirror finish on any surface, including uneven profiles, in a 3 to 5min cycle.

  • Laser Lines offers Synrad laser-marking software

    Laser Lines |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Winmark Pro v6 now includes an Invert Text property for marking filled Truetype, Opentype or Postscript formatted fonts.

  • Laser velocimeters enable tube production

    Polytec |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Polytec's laser velocimeters deliver high precision for length and speed measurements in tube- and pipe-production processes.

  • Lathes reduce complex machining cycle times

    Citizen Machinery |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Citizen's Evolution version of the K-Series CNC sliding-headstock turn-milling centre can now provide additional savings on non-cutting times.

  • Lattice Diamond suits low-power FPGA applications

    Lattice Semiconductor |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Lattice Semiconductor has launched Version 1.0 of its Lattice Diamond field-programmable gate-array (FPGA) design software, enabling designers to target low-power, cost-sensitive FPGA applications.

  • LCD controller for colour TFT applications

    RAIO Technology |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    RAIO Technology has introduced a TFT LCD controller, which is said to be a low-cost solution for colour TFT applications.

  • LCM releases wireless telemetry system

    LCM Systems |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    LCM's new telemetry system enables various sensors, including load cells, inclinometers, accelerometers, displacement LVDT, pressure, temperature, humidity, pH and shock, to be wirelessly monitored.

  • Lecroy test instruments support USB 3.0 standard

    Lecroy |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Lecroy, which supplies products for semiconductor, computer and military uses, has launched a single-source line-up of test instruments to support the USB 3.0 standard, also known as Superspeed USB.

  • Lecroy unveils logic analyser for debugging

    Lecroy |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Lecroy, which supplies products for semiconductor, electronic, military and telecommunications applications, has unveiled Logicstudio 16, a logic analyser that brings a new debug experience to the PC.

  • LED assemblies provide custom lighting for surgery

    Molex |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Molex's Light Emitting Diode Printed Circuit Assemblies provide custom lighting solutions for LED subassemblies across several industries.

  • LED driver ICs for solid-state lighting tasks

    Power Integrations |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Power Integrations has launched two families of Triac-dimmable, single-stage, power-factor-corrected LED driver ICs aimed at commercial and residential solid-state lighting (SSL) applications.

  • LED drivers are ideal for portable electronics

    Fairchild Semiconductor |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Fairchild Semiconductor has launched the Fan5701 and Fan5702 LED drivers for applications including mobile handsets, gaming devices, MP3 players and other small display applications.

  • LED feature light for indoor and outdoor use

    Aerco |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Aerco is offering an LED high-bay feature light from Dialight that can replace conventional lighting in indoor and outdoor industrial applications, such as warehouses, garages, bridges and tunnels.

  • LED Floodlite suits hazardous area applications

    Wolf Safety Lamp |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Wolf Safety has launched the Wolf LED Floodlite, a high-performance, low-maintenance, Atex-compliant hazardous area floodlight designed for use in temporary applications and installations.

  • LED socket suits wire and board applications

    TE Connectivity |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Tyco Electronics has launched the Type CM solderless LED socket for easy integration of the Cree Xlamp MP-L multichip LED into light fixtures.

  • LED socket suits wire and board applications

    TE Connectivity |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Tyco Electronics has launched the Type CM solderless LED socket for easy integration of the Cree Xlamp MP-L multichip LED into light fixtures.

  • Lenox offers 13-point tune-up for bandsaws

    Lenox Tools |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Bandsaw blade manufacturer Lenox is offering a 13-point tune-up for bandsaws as part of its technical support package.

  • Leuze equips automated store with latest sensors download

    Leuze Electronic |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Leuze Electronic has equipped its fully automated store with its latest sensors and systems to enable its high-bay storage system to handle the multi-depth storage of plastic tote bins.

  • Level-measurement system aids animal-feed company

    Siemens Automation and Drives |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Siemens has specified its RD500 data-management collector and ultrasonic level-measurement technology to increase efficiency for an animal-feed delivery company.

  • Lightweight composite materials at Subcon 2010

    Subcon |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Amberplastic exhibited lightweight composite materials, including fibreglass and carbon fibre, for private/home use and complex automotive industry applications, for example, at Subcon 2010.

  • Lime dosing package supplied to sewage works

    Verder |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Naiad Aquatic and Verder have teamed up to provide a mechanical and electrical solution for Severn Trent Barston Sewage Treatment Works (STW).

  • Linde supplies forklift truck for glass handling

    Linde Material Handling |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    In order to cope with its logistics contract with glass manufacturer OI Glass, as well as other materials-handling needs, WH Malcolm has chosen a fleet of 28 Linde forklift trucks.

  • Linear guides support flat-screen mobility system

    PBC Linear |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    PBC Linear has revealed that Shadi and Company has selected the Integral V linear guide system to support its Trak-Kit system for providing mobility and versatility for LCD/plasma flat-screens.

  • Linear position sensors for defence applications

    Macro Sensors |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Macro Sensors has designed a series of high-temperature LVDT linear position sensors for use in various military and defence applications, such as fuel/oil level monitoring.

  • Linear position sensors target defence systems

    Macro Sensors |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Macro Sensors has designed a series of high-temperature and rugged LVDT linear position sensors that can be used in various military and defence applications.

  • Linear solution controls rear combination lamps

    ON Semiconductor |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    A linear regulator and controller product from ON Semiconductor is ideal for rear combination lamps, daytime running lights, fog lights, centre stop lamp arrays, turn signal lamps and LCD backlighting

  • Liquiline transmitter measures six parameters download

    Endress+Hauser |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    The Liquiline M CM442 multi-parameter analytical transmitter with Memosens digital sensors from Endress and Hauser is said to reduce inventory and stock handling and minimise costs.

  • LMT Onsrud develops five-fluted endmill cutters

    LMT |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    LMT Onsrud has developed five-fluted endmill cutters for cutting titanium, nickel alloy, stainless steel and hardened tool steels, suitable for slotting, profiling and semi-finishing applications.

  • LNDS monitors temperature-sensitive substances

    Madgetech |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Madgetech's Liquid Nitrogen Data Logging System (LNDS) is a low-temperature measurement system that monitors temperature-sensitive substances that need to be preserved at cryogenic temperatures.

  • Load/unload system for material handling tasks

    LVD |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    LVD has introduced the Strippit PA-series automatic load/unload system, a compact, cost-effective material handling device for punching applications.

  • Lockheed Martin orders MAG Autodrill systems

    MAG Industrial Automation Systems |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    MAG Industrial Automation Systems has received an order from Lockheed Martin for two six-axis, CNC-controlled Autodrill systems to be used in the aerospace manufacturer's plant in Marietta, Georgia.

  • Loma discusses seafood quality control in Asia

    Loma Systems |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    David Hewitt, Asia sales manager for Loma Systems, discusses the increasing requirement for food quality control in the Asian aquaculture market.

  • Low-side driver IC targets automotive applications

    International Rectifier |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    The AUIRS4426S dual-channel low-side driver IC is intended for use in automotive applications, including hybrid power train drives, direct fuel injection and DC/DC converter applications.

  • LT3574 regulator ideal for industrial applications download

    Linear Technology |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    The LT3574 from Linear Technology is an isolated monolithic flyback switching regulator that is said to simplify the design of low-power isolated DC/DC converters.

  • LTC3633 targets dual-cell li-ion applications download

    Linear Technology |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    The LTC3633 operates from an input voltage of 3.6 to 15V, making it ideal for dual-cell li-ion applications, as well as 5 and 12V intermediate bus systems

  • Lubriserv offers forming fluids for extrusion

    Lubriserv |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Lubriserv has launched a range of products covering extrusion, stamping, cold heading and drawing that can also be used as the machine lubricant.

  • Lumberg connectors target 3G/4G mobile networks

    Lumberg |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Targeting 3G/4G mobile network infrastructures, Lumberg has released connectors for applications that include base stations, antenna remote-control tilts (RET) and Tower Mounted Amplifiers (TMA).

  • Lumetrics offers customised thickness gauge system

    Lumetrics |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Lumetrics has created the Online Rotational Scanning System, an accessory to the Optigauge, which is said to reduce production-line start-up time and improve product quality.

  • Luminaires illuminate grinding/milling machines download

    Waldmann Lighting |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    The Head LED luminaires from Waldmann Lighting have been designed for space-critical applications such as grinding and milling machines where effective illumination is essential.

  • LVDT signal conditioner targets harsh environments

    Macro Sensors |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Macro Sensors has released Eazy-cal, an LVDT signal conditioner for space-restricted applications in harsh factory and industrial environments.

  • LVDTs can be modified for higher-temperature use

    RDP Electronics |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    RDP Electronics is advising that many of its standard LVDTs can now be factory modified for higher temperature operation than normal.

  • LVS100 detects dry bulk solids in silos/hoppers

    Siemens Automation and Drives |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Siemens Industry Automation has launched the Sitrans LVS100 to its line of vibrating point level switches for hazardous applications in the mining, food, chemical and pharmaceutical industries.

  • M1200 face-mill inserts enable aluminium milling

    Kennametal |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Widia Victory M1200 face-mill inserts are designed to provide high-quality results in aluminum when performing common milling operations such as roughing, semi-finishing and finishing.

  • Mach presents probe for mill/turn machines

    Blum Novotest |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    At Mach 2010, Blum Novotest presented its TC53-10 probe that is used on milling, turning or combined mill/turn machines for tool and workpiece measurement.

  • MAG machining centre for large components

    MAG Industrial Automation Systems |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    The modular HMC 1250/1600 series from MAG is to be showcased at IMTS with an 180,000-position A-axis tilt-spindle for five-axis horizontal machining on large aerospace and energy parts.

  • MAG profilers begin production at Boeing plant

    MAG Industrial Automation Systems |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Six five-axis gantry profilers from MAG have been installed at Russia's Ural Boeing Manufacturing (UBM), enabling landing-gear component production for Boeing's 787 Dreamliner, 777 and other aircraft.

  • Malvern presents polymer study at Macro 2010

    Malvern Instruments |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Macro 2010 attendees will be able to hear Dr Samiul Amin present his study: 'Extreme rheometry of entangled and network-forming polymers: an optical microrheology and LAOS study'.

  • Marvell introduces 3D Blu-ray playback support

    Marvell |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Marvell has introduced 3D by Marvell - support for 3D Blu-ray playback integrated in the Armada 1000 high-definition (HD) media processor system-on-a-chip (SoC).

  • Matchport NR device servers offer OEM flexibility

    Lantronix |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Lantronix has added the Matchport NR to its Matchport family of device servers for applications including medical equipment, security, retail, manufacturing, building automation, metering and more.

  • Materials testing for plastics and rubber industry

    Lloyd Instruments |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Lloyd Instruments will be showing the latest instruments from its range of materials-testing machines, Davenport polymer test equipment and Chatillon force-measuring equipment at K'2010.

  • Mathcad solves vital engineering calculation needs

    Adept Scientific |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    PTC's Mathcad 15.0 engineering calculation software, available from Adept Scientific, enables customers to improve the documentation of calculations throughout the product development process.

  • Mathcad solves vital engineering calculation needs

    Adept Scientific |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    PTC's Mathcad 15.0 engineering calculation software, available from Adept Scientific, enables customers to improve the documentation of calculations throughout the product development process.

  • Matrox vision system enables fruit sorting

    Matrox Imaging |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    The Globalscan automatic vision system with Matrox Imaging Library (MIL) toolkit is being used by fruit-packaging-solutions manufacturer MAF Roda Agrobotic to sort fruit as it moves along a sizer.

  • Maxim launches PMIC for mobile-phone displays

    Maxim Integrated Products |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Maxim Integrated Products has introduced the Max8930 integrated power management IC (PMIC) for mobile-phone displays.

  • Mazak machines for small-to-medium subcontractors

    Yamazaki Mazak |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Mazak has introduced the low-cost Integrex J series of multi-tasking machines for small- to medium-sized subcontracting companies.

  • Membrane filter designed for wine industry

    Porvair Filtration Group |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Porvair Filtration has designed a double-layer membrane filter designed for wine and sparkling wine filtration as a final filter for cold biological stabilisation.

  • Mesh filter screen suitable for CIP/SIP operations download

    Axium Process |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Axium Process has introduced a 316L stainless steel sintered mesh filter screen that is ideally suited for fine particulate applications in the water, pharmaceutical, food and beverage industries.

  • Meta Scout contributes to Astrium rocket launch

    Meta Vision Systems |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Meta Vision System has revealed how its vision equipment has contributed to the successful launch of Europe's Ariane 5 rocket by enabling robotic welding of the rocket's upper stage nozzle.

  • Metal detection equipment ideal for food industry

    S + S Inspection |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    S and S Inspection has launched the Varicon range of metal detection equipment, which can be used for both goods-in and end-of-line applications to detect metallic contamination.

  • Metalflex hose transfers corrosive media

    Metalflex |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    The C Flex stainless-steel flexible hose from Metalflex Industrial Supplies can transfer a variety of media including corrosive liquids and gases.

  • Metallux chooses Aptiv film for foil sensor

    Victrex Europe |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Victrex Aptiv film has been selected by Metallux, a manufacturer of electronic devices in thick-film technologies, for its new flexible foil sensor.

  • Metallux chooses Aptiv film for foil sensor

    Victrex |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Victrex Aptiv film has been selected by Metallux, a manufacturer of electronic devices in thick-film technologies, for its new flexible foil sensor.

  • Meterpacks provide electricity usage metering

    Eaton |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Eaton has enhanced its range of enclosed meterpacks, which provide a way to satisfy demand for detailed metering of electricity usage as an aid to saving energy and meeting building regulations.

  • Methane leak detector ideal for hazardous areas download

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Crowcon Detection Instuments has launched the Lasermethane Mini Generation2 (Gen2), which is Atex-approved to detect methane leaks at a distance in industrial and mining applications.

  • Metrix offers single-channel vibration switch

    Metrix |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Metrix has introduced the Pro440 single-channel vibration switch, which is pending approval for use in hazardous areas and is suitable for cooling-tower, fan and pumping applications.

  • Metrohm Titrotherm analyses salt in foodstuffs

    Metrohm |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Metrohm has announced that its 859 Titrotherm instrument can be used by process laboratories to determine sodium chloride content in foodstuffs.

  • Metso unveils Hart-version safety valve controller

    Metso Automation |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Metso has launched the Hart version of its Neles Valvguard VG9000 safety valve controller, suitable for both emergency shutdown and emergency venting valves.

  • Michell sensor controls humidity for bread making download

    Michell Instruments |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    A European food processing manufacturer has chosen Michell's PF211 relative humidity (RH) transmitter to control humidity and temperature in its range of fermentation chambers.

  • Michell sensor controls humidity for bread making

    Michell Instruments |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    A European food processing manufacturer has chosen Michell's PF211 relative humidity (RH) transmitter to control humidity and temperature in its range of fermentation chambers.

  • Microchip enhances touch-sensing technology

    Microchip Technology |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Microchip has built upon the initial release of its Mtouch capacitive touch-sensing technology so that it works through metal, gloves and on surfaces that contain liquids.

  • Microchip unveils multimedia development systems

    Microchip Technology |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Microchip announces two development tools for adding advanced human interfaces to PIC32, 32-bit microcontroller-based designs.

  • Microcontroller range features up to 96KB of RAM

    Microchip Technology |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Microchip has announced the eight-member PIC24FJ256DA microcontroller range for consumer, home appliance, industrial and portable medical applications.

  • Microcontrollers feature Nanowatt XLP technology

    Silica |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Silica has introduced a range of 8-bit microcontrollers (MCUs), suitable for use in industrial, appliance, medical and automotive applications.

  • Micro-Epsilon enhances thermal-imaging camera

    Micro-Epsilon |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Micro-Epsilon has added new features, accessories and mounting options to its inline infrared thermal-imaging camera, making it suitable for monitoring the temperature of steel, ceramics and glass.

  • Micro-Epsilon supports manufacturing career scheme

    Micro-Epsilon |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Precision sensor maker Micro-Epsilon is backing the Manufacturing Institute's Make It in Manufacturing campaign to attract more young people into manufacturing careers in the north west of England.

  • Micromech helps carton machine maker boost output

    Micromech |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    A manufacturer of folding carton gluing machines has furnished a ready-to-mount motor module with two parallel carriages and harmonised drive technology from Micromech.

  • Midas Pattern focuses on large RIM mouldings

    Midas Pattern |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Midas Pattern specialises in the manufacture of large-scale, ultra-high-quality polyurethane RIM mouldings for prototype development and short production runs.

  • Mid-voltage MOSFETs target switching applications

    International Rectifier |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    International Rectifier has expanded its portfolio of Hexfet power MOSFETs to offer a range of mid-voltage devices available in a 5 x 6mm PQFN package with optimised copper clip and solder die.

  • Mikroelektronika introduces development system

    Mikroelektronika |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Mikroelektronika has released the EasyLV-18F v6 development system, which allows users to develop and design devices using Microchip PIC18J and PIC18K series microcontrollers.

  • Miller launches wire feeders for welding tasks

    Miller Electric |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Miller Electric has introduced the XR-S Control and XR-D Control wire feeders, featuring upgraded functionality and performance for aluminium MIG, pulsed MIG and extended-reach welding applications.

  • Minerva-64 software for spectroscopic control

    Craic Technologies |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Craic Technologies has introduced Minerva, its 64-bit Windows 7 microspectrocopy software package designed for both industrial processes and scientific research.

  • Mini ITX motherboard suits graphics-intensive apps

    Axiomtek |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Axiomtek's MANO110 graphic Mini ITX motherboard is suited for graphics-intensive applications such as medical imaging, digital signage, kiosks/POI, thin clients and gaming machines.

  • Miniature switch targets space-constrained systems

    Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Rutronik is offering C and K's halogen-free ultra-miniature tactile switch for use in space-constrained applications such as hearing aids, mobile phones, MP3 accessories and Bluetooth headsets.

  • Miniature switches target consumer electronics

    C and K Components |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    The expanded range of KMT0 ultra-miniature switches is targeted for consumer electronics and medical devices, including hearing aids, mobile phones, MP3 accessories and Bluetooth headsets.

  • Miniaturised connectors for Wi-Fi access points

    Radiall |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Radiall's MML Series connector solutions address the demand for smaller miniaturised connectors in applications such as Wi-Fi access points, GPS and other mobile terminals.

  • Misumi announces stainless-steel fastener range

    Misumi Europe |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Misumi USA, a provider of fixed and configurable mechanical components for machine building and factory automation, has introduced a specialty range of 316 stainless-steel screws, nuts and washers.

  • Misumi introduces regulators and pressure gauges

    Misumi Europe |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Misumi USA, a supplier of components for the manufacturing industry, has added three regulators and a regulator with a pressure gauge to its existing line of pipes, hoses, tubes and piping components.

  • MLCC capacitors suit automotive applications

    Mouser Electronics |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Mouser Electronics is stocking the Kemet Power Solutions (KPS series) multilayer ceramic chip (MLCC) capacitors designed for use in automotive and commercial applications.

  • Mobile base station offers remote data collection

    T and D |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    T and D has introduced a cellular connected data collector for use in mobile and remote locations.

  • Mobile steam generator for tough cleaning tasks

    Edge Tools and Equipment |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Edge has launched the Steam Tec mobile diesel steam generator, which has applications in the food, agriculture, pharmaceutical, engineering and contract cleaning sectors.

  • Mobile-broadband antenna enhances signal and speed

    Panorama Antennas |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Panorama Antennas has launched a high-gain antenna for mobile-broadband USB sticks and routers that is designed to enhance signal and increase internet speed.

  • Mobilecollect collects measurement data wirelessly

    Microridge Systems |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Microridge Systems has launched the Mobilecollect wireless measurement collection system that supports a broad range of digital and RS-232 gauges, scales and measurement collection devices.

  • Modifying live process variables from Iphone/Ipod

    Prosoft Technology |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Prosoft Technology has announced the support of the Industrial Hotspot series of radios in conjunction with Sweet William Automation's new Scadamobile application for the Iphone/Ipod platform.

  • Modifying live process variables from Iphone/Ipod

    Prosoft |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Prosoft Technology has announced the support of the Industrial Hotspot series of radios in conjunction with Sweet William Automation's new Scadamobile application for the Iphone/Ipod platform.

  • Modular acutation technology supports power plant

    Auma |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Auma Actuators's modular actuation technology will be used to support an asset management system at the Rhine port steam power plant (RDK) in Karlsruhe, Germany.

  • Modular acutation technology supports power plant

    Auma Actuators |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Auma Actuators's modular actuation technology will be used to support an asset management system at the Rhine port steam power plant (RDK) in Karlsruhe, Germany.

  • Modular robotics kits cut automation costs

    Parker Hannifin - Electromechanical and Drives |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Parker Hannifin has launched a range of modular automation and robotics kits, designed to help customers cut the cost of automation for existing low-volume manual or semi-automated processes.

  • Module supports industrial automation applications

    Anglia Components |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Anglia Components has introduced the first of a series of Avalue ARM9 RISC-based embedded computing modules targeted at low-cost industrial embedded computing solutions such as panel PCs.

  • Moore signal conditioners get CSA certification

    Moore Industries |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Minimoore multi-channel signal conditioners and FS functional safety series STA safety trip alarms have received cCSAus Hazardous Location certificates from CSA International.

  • Mosfets designed for cable and DSL modems

    Diodes Incorporated |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Diodes Incorporated has extended its Mosfet product line with the launch of 60V N-channel devices designed for use in voice-over-IP (VoIP) communication equipment.

  • Mosfets for energy efficient switching tasks

    Infineon Technologies |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Infineon Technologies has launched the 650V CoolMos C6/E6 series of high-performance power Mosfets designed for switching applications such as notebook adapters and solar.

  • Motherboard for embedded processing applications

    DFI |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    DFI has introduced an ATX form-factor motherboard for applications that require a stable revision-controlled platform with multiple expansion slots, such as medical, DVR, NVR and networking.

  • Motherboard suits gaming and retail applications

    DFI |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    DFI has introduced a MicroATX form factor motherboard - the CP330-NRM - designed to ensure high performance at reduced power consumption in embedded processing applications.

  • Motor and drive used in green energy application

    ABB Automation Tech - Drives and Motors |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    A renewable energy method based on an Archimedes screw and an ABB motor and variable speed drive is saving Yorkshire Water more than GBP127,000 a year in electricity costs.

  • Mouser stocks Cirrus Logic PFC controller ICs

    Mouser Electronics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Mouser is stocking the Cirrus Logic CS1500 and CS1600 digital power factor correction (PFC) ICs, the first of which is suitable for power-supply uses and the second for lighting ballast systems.

  • MP-grade DC/DC controller for battery-powered apps download

    Linear Technology |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Linear Technology has announced a high-reliability (MP) grade version of the LT3845 synchronous step-down DC/DC controller, which can be used in battery-powered applications.

  • Multi-feed honing shortens cycle times

    Sunnen Products Company |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Sunnen's patented multi-feed honing technology offers users a choice of tool-feed modes to achieve short cycle times, low part per cost and long abrasive life.

  • Multi-function calibrator has portable design

    Calibration Dynamics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Calibration Dynamics, a supplier of test and measurement systems, has announced that it is offering Wika's CPH6600 hand-held multi-function calibrator for field and lab applications.

  • Multimeters handle demanding measurements

    Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    With 6.5-digit resolution, the DMM4050 and DMM4040 multimeters will handle demanding measurements of volts, ohms and amperes with a basic DC voltage accuracy within 0.0024 per cent.

  • Multipix introduces low-power video transmitter

    Multipix Imaging |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Multipix Imaging has launched Pleora's latest GigE Vision connectivity board, which is suitable for performance-oriented applications in the military, medical, manufacturing and security sectors.

  • Multipix launches cameras for medical imaging

    Multipix Imaging |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Multipix has introduced two cameras to Basler's Aviator Areascan camera series, for applications in semiconductor manufacturing, electronics manufacturing, metrology, medical imaging and traffic.

  • Multivac selects Leuze sensors for thermoforming download

    Leuze Electronic |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Multivac chose Leuze's Series 55 hygienic optical sensors for its latest range of thermoforming machines, partly due to their ability to cope with the intensive cleaning regimes used on such machines.

  • Murex designs welding units for heating sector

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Designed for the heating and ventilation sectors, the Murex Tradesarc range includes lightweight and durable welding units.

  • Murex offers Tradestig machines for welding

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Murex Tradestig portable welding units provide the solution for TIG AC/DC welding for repair and maintenance applications, general light fabrication and for the process industry.

  • MXCP capacitors ideal for LCDs and flat-panel TVs

    Tecate Industries |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Tecate Industries has released the MXCP series of conductive polymer aluminium electrolyte capacitors for use in flat-panel televisions, LCDs, plasma display panels and industrial PCs and servers.

  • National Instruments offers Labview webcasts

    National Instruments |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    National Instruments (NI) is offering a series of webcasts about its Labview graphical programming language, which is suitable for the development of test, measurement and control applications.

  • Nautilair launches blowers for gas-fired burners

    Ametek Technical and Industrial Products |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Nautilair 8.0 (204mm) blowers for gas-fired burner systems deliver a measured air/fuel mixture to optimise combustion and reduce nitrous-oxide and carbon-monoxide emissions.

  • Nexans customises power cables for wind farms

    Nexans |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Nexans is to supply customised Windlink power cable sets for use on Nordex onshore wind farm projects across Europe.

  • NI interfaces for industrial control engineers

    National Instruments |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    National Instruments (NI) has launched interfaces for Profibus, Foundation Fieldbus and Devicenet that enable engineers to connect Labview, controllers and embedded systems to their existing networks.

  • NI interfaces improve machine performance

    National Instruments |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Interfaces for Profibus, Foundation Fieldbus and Devicenet from National Instruments make it possible for engineers to connect Labview PACs and embedded systems to their existing industrial networks.

  • NI solutions used in 'Deadliest Warrior' TV show

    National Instruments |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Software and hardware from National Instruments (NI) is used in Spike TV show 'Deadliest Warrior' to help determine the winner in battles between warriors.

  • Nine9 cutting tools allow insert/grade interchange

    Advanced Carbide Tooling |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Introduced at Mach 2010, the Nine9 range of indexable cutting tools from ACT allows the end user to interchange a variety of inserts and grades with a single toolholder.

  • Nippon releases programmable pulse generator

    Nippon Pulse Motor |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Nippon Pulse Motor has released a functional programmable pulse generator, which provides high-speed 6.5Mpps pulses to drive stepper motors and servomotors using various commands.

  • NIR camera for inspection and quality control

    Stemmer Imaging |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Stemmer Imaging has introduced a compact, uncooled, near-infrared (NIR) camera for inspection and quality control applications in the semiconductor, waste sorting and food inspection industries.

  • NIR inspection system detects cracks and defects

    McBain Systems |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    A defect detection and review (DDR) station from McBain Systems has been installed at a semiconductor fabrication plant in Kulim, Malaysia.

  • Nitrogen/protein determinations using Dumas method

    Exeter Analytical |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Exeter Analytical supplies high-quality copper for the determination of nitrogen/protein in food and agricultural materials using the Dumas method.

  • NKE offers bearing systems for turbine gearboxes

    NKE |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    NKE has introduced modular bearing systems, consisting of cylindrical roller bearings that are fitted directly into the planetary gears in wind-turbine gearboxes.

  • NKE offers bearing systems for turbine gearboxes

    NKE |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    NKE has introduced modular bearing systems for planetary gears in wind-turbine gearboxes.

  • Noliac creates drivers for piezoelectric actuators

    Noliac |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Noliac Systems has developed single- and dual-channel dynamic drivers for piezoelectric actuators and three standard models are now available for purchasing.

  • Nordic chip enables low-cost ANT USB dongle design

    Nordic Semiconductor |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Nordic has released the NRF24AP2-USB single-chip ANT with USB interface, to enable compact, low-cost ANT USB dongles for applications such as wireless sport, fitness and health monitoring.

  • Norstrom offers flowmeter for liquid applications

    Norstrom |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Metering Solutions, part of Norstrom, has unveiled a liquid flowmeter for applications involving water, chemicals and slurries in industries such as agriculture, chemical, food and concrete.

  • NSK improves bearing performance for manufacturing

    NSK |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    NSK is providing improved sealing and life performance across its range of RHP Self-Lube mounted bearing units for manufacturing, food-processing, materials-handling and agricultural applications.

  • NSK improves bearing performance for manufacturing

    NSK |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    NSK is providing improved sealing and life performance across its range of RHP Self-Lube mounted bearing units for manufacturing, food-processing, materials-handling and agricultural applications.

  • NSK publishes rolling bearing maintenance guide

    NSK |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    NSK has produced a pocket-sized guide that covers all aspects of rolling bearing maintenance.

  • NSK publishes rolling bearing maintenance guide

    NSK |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    NSK has produced a pocket-sized guide that covers all aspects of rolling bearing maintenance.

  • Octasic develops power-efficient DSP solutions

    Octasic |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Octasic has developed a power-efficient range of DSP solutions for media gateways, high-definition (HD) video and wireless systems.

  • Oelikon offers manual plasma-arc cutting inverter

    Air Liquide |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Oerlikon has launched the Citocut 10 KT, a manual plasma-arc cutting inverter designed to execute quality cutting up to thicknesses of 8mm.

  • Oil conditioning unit for demanding applications

    SKF |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    SKF has launched an oil conditioning unit designed to enhance oil lubrication in a range of demanding applications across industries including cement, mining and quarrying.

  • Oil-free compressor uses fewer moving parts download

    Gast Group |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Gast Group has extended its Gast and Jun-Air oil-free compressor range with the Iseries - a compact, self-contained compressed air package consisting of a rocking piston compressor and air receiver.

  • Onestep technology speeds UHT milk production

    Tetra Pak |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Tetra Pak is launching Onestep technology, a Tetra Lactenso Aseptic solution that incorporates UHT white milk production within a single, high-throughput process.

  • Onewireless enables wireless network design

    Honeywell Control Systems |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Honeywell has announced enhancements to its Onewireless offering that will give industrial facilities more options to tailor wireless networks to best fit their needs.

  • Open Design Specification for public download

    Open Design Alliance |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    The Open Design Alliance (ODA) has released an updated version of its Open Design Specification for .dwg files, available for public download.

  • Open Mind presents Hypermill benefits at Mach

    Open Mind Technologies |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Open Mind Technologies received the 'Best CAD/CAM or Control System' award at Mach 2010 for its Hypermill computer-aided-manufacturing system, which is used in the motorsport and aerospace sectors.

  • Optical products for Ethernet transport

    Transmode Systems |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Transmode has introduced two integrated Layer-2 Ethernet products that address Native Packet Optical applications such as mobile backhaul, video distribution and business Ethernet services.

  • Optical socket for failure analysis testing

    Aries Electronics |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Aries offers a CSP test socket with a window that exposes 100 per cent of the top of the device under test (DUT) for failure analysis testing in emission microscopy or optical sensor applications.

  • Orbigrind T350 produces large crankshafts

    Broadbent Stanley |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Broadbent Stanley's 11m CNC Orbital Grinding Machine, the Orbigrind T350, is believed to be the world's largest orbital grinder designed exclusively for the production of large crankshafts and shafts.

  • Oscilloscopes for high-frequency power measurement

    Yokogawa - Test and Measurement |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Yokogawa has revealed that the G4 power measurement option on its digital and mixed-signal oscilloscopes can be used to carry out high-frequency power measurements in switched-mode power supplies.

  • Outdoor cabinets feature invisible cooling

    Rittal |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Rittal has introduced a secure outdoor cabinet complete with hidden cooling solutions for use in remote areas or those subject to high levels of vandalism.

  • Ovation controls and monitors I/O points at plant

    Emerson Process Management - Power and Water |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Emerson Process Management has received two contracts to modernise controls at the Ekibastuz Gres-1 thermal power plant with its Plantweb digital plant architecture and Ovation expert control system.

  • Ovation module for protocol handling applications

    Emerson Process Management - Power and Water |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    The Ovation Ethernet Link Controller I/O Module from Emerson is suitable for protocol handling applications, such as interfaces with turbine vibration systems, electrical relays and process analysers.

  • Ovation module for protocol handling applications

    Emerson Process Management |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    The Ovation Ethernet Link Controller I/O Module from Emerson is suitable for protocol handling applications, such as interfaces with turbine vibration systems, electrical relays and process analysers.

  • Oxley provides engineering for ship LED navigation

    Oxley Developments |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Oxley has been awarded a contract to provide detailed engineering for LED navigation and signal lights for two Queen Elizabeth class aircraft carriers currently under construction for the Royal Navy.

  • PACs handle motion applications over Ethernet/IP

    Rockwell Automation |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Rockwell Automation has introduced programmable automation controllers (PACs) for information-intensive applications, such as batch processing, where extra memory is needed for recipe management.

  • Parker launches compact electro-hydraulic actuator

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Parker Hannifin has launched a compact electro-hydraulic actuator that provides a freestanding actuation system suitable for military, aerospace, marine, construction and general industrial use.

  • Partmaker CAM allows complex part manufacture

    Delcam |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Delcam has revealed that its Partmaker CAM software has helped aerospace company CandA Tool to cope with increased part complexity as well as improving productivity.

  • Partnership enables delivery of 3D digital models

    3Dconnexion |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    3Dconnexion has become a Platinum Tier Partner within PTC's Partner Advantage Program, enabling design engineers to deliver accurate digital models using 3Dconnexion 3D mice with PTC's Pro/Engineer.

  • Patching frames tackle high cable densities

    Schroff |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Schroff UK has introduced two-post and four-post open patching frames and associated horizontal and vertical cable management products designed for data centre and computer room installations.

  • PCB retainers for defence and aerospace sectors download

    Schroff |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Schroff has launched the Calmark series 223 and 224 Card-Lok PCB retainers, which are targeted at cold-plate heat-transfer applications in the defence and aerospace sectors.

  • PCIe medical LAN card is ideal for hospitals

    Kontron |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Kontron has launched the PCIe medical LAN card, an IEC60601-1 compliant PCIe Gigabit Ethernet card for the direct network connection of conventional IT equipment to medical devices.

  • PCL adds workshop model to hose reel collection

    PCL |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Each of PCL's three new compact workshop hose reels features a reinforced outer casing, double integral mounted brackets and a full brass swivel sleeve and shaft for extra life.

  • Penko adds Flex weighing and dosing instruments

    Penko Engineering |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Penko Engineering has added the Flex 2100 instrument range to its Flex line of control and display instrumentation for weighing and dosing applications.

  • Peristaltic hose pump handles viscous liquids

    Verderflex |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Finland food processor Pakkasmarja Oy has selected the Verderflex VF32 peristaltic hose pump to replace a rotary lobe pump on its fruit sorbet and puree production line.

  • Peristaltic pump solves adhesive processing issue download

    Watson-Marlow Pumps |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    The 521 series of peristaltic pumps and Gore Style 400 tubing from Watson-Marlow have been selected by Prelok to overcome problems in its adhesive coating fluid re-circulating process.

  • Permeability meter checks anti-corrosion coatings

    Versaperm |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    The Versaperm Permeability meter can measure the amount of water or oxygen, or almost any other gas, that can flow through a sample of an anti-corrosion coating.

  • PFC and FV technology for research and development

    GYS |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    GYS, a welding gear and battery charger manufacturer, has invested in Power Factor Correction (PFC) and Flexible Voltage (FV) technology across a range of MMA for its research-and-development centre.

  • PFC controller ICs for power supply applications

    Farnell |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Farnell is offering Cirrus Logic's CS1500 and CS1600 power factor correction (PFC) controller ICs for use in power supply and lighting ballast applications.

  • Photocouplers can be used in isolated bus drivers

    Toshiba Electronics |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Toshiba has launched two high-speed photocouplers that are said to be ideal for applications such as isolated bus drivers, high-speed line receivers and microprocessor system interfaces.

  • PI alignment system enables accurate positioning

    Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    The F-206.S Hexalign system can be used in complex, high-accuracy positioning and alignment tasks where independent, high-precision motion in six degrees of freedom is required.

  • PI alignment system enables accurate positioning

    Physik Instrumente |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    The F-206.S Hexalign system can be used in complex, high-accuracy positioning and alignment tasks where independent, high-precision motion in six degrees of freedom is required.

  • PI alignment system enables accurate positioning

    Physik Instrumente |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    The F-206.S Hexalign system can be used in complex, high-accuracy positioning and alignment tasks where independent, high-precision motion in six degrees of freedom is required.

  • PIC offers piezo actuators for energy harvesting

    Physik Instrumente |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    The DuraAct piezo actuators from PI Ceramic (PIC) are laminated in plastic and are suitable for energy harvesting.

  • Pick-and-place machine for LED placement on PCBs

    Europlacer |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Blakell Europlacer has launched the dual-gantry Iineo II pick-and-place machine designed for high-speed LED placement on ultra-long printed circuit boards (PCB).

  • Pick-and-place robot for packaging applications

    Kawasaki Robotics |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Kawasaki Robotics has introduced the Y Series robot designed for rapid pick-and-place operations in packaging and sorting process applications.

  • Pickering switch for bulk testing of USB devices

    Pickering Electronics |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Pickering Interfaces is expanding its range of PXI switching products with the introduction of the 40-737 USB switch for bulk testing of USB devices.

  • Picolo cards for video surveillance applications download

    Multipix Imaging |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Multipix Imaging has launched three Picolo capture and H.264 compression cards from Euresys, suitable for video surveillance applications.

  • Picomax connectors are flexible and compact

    Wago |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Wago range of Picomax connectors includes headers, female connectors and pluggable PCB terminal blocks, all of which are resistant to extreme vibration and feature a low profile.

  • Picoscope 9211A analyses cable functionality

    Saelig |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Picoscope 9211A from Saelig is specifically designed for time-domain reflectometry, providing a low-cost method of analysing the real-world functionality of cables, connectors and ICs.

  • Piezoelectric components for medical engineering

    Physik Instrumente |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Piezoelectric components from PI Ceramic can be used in medical engineering applications to help ensure that there is an undisturbed flow with no air or gas pockets.

  • Plantpax system for advanced process control

    Rockwell Automation |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Plantpax from Rockwell Automation is a process automation system that manages plant information and control.

  • Planttriage software diagnoses component health

    Expertune |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Expertune has announced that its Planttriage control system monitoring software now incorporates the tools necessary to diagnose the health of instruments, valves and controls.

  • Plasma cutter suitable for outdoor use

    Migatronic |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Migatronic has introduced the Zeta 100 plasma cutter, which is suitable for outdoor applications such as site operations and scrap-metal processing.

  • Plasmatech releases own-labelled torch coolant

    Plasmatech |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Plasmatech has introduced its own-labelled torch coolant under the name Plasmaflow, which is a mixture of propylene glycol and de-ionised water.

  • Plastic-housed socket suits control applications

    Binder |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Binder has launched a female socket version of its M12 713 series connector, which, with its plastic housing, is suitable for applications in drives, controls, sensors and automation equipment.

  • PMC-Sierra launches pluggable GPON ONT design

    PMC-Sierra |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    PMC-Sierra's pluggable GPON optical network terminal (ONT) reference design can connect any customer premises equipment (CPE) equipped with a standard SFP port to a high-speed passive optical network.

  • PMIC chipset for mobile device applications

    Freescale Semiconductor |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Freescale Semiconductor has developed a high-performance audio and power management solution for Intel's Atom processor-based platforms for smartphones and other internet consumer devices.

  • Pneumatic actuators for food and beverage sectors

    Festo |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Festo has launched a new generation of pneumatic actuators designed to provide a cost-effective alternative to specialist high-end components for the food and beverage industries.

  • Pneumatic actuators for food and beverage sectors

    Festo |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Festo has launched a new generation of pneumatic actuators designed to provide a cost-effective alternative to specialist high-end components for the food and beverage industries.

  • Pneumatic actuators for food and beverage sectors

    Festo |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Festo has launched a new generation of pneumatic actuators designed to provide a cost-effective alternative to specialist high-end components for the food and beverage industries.

  • PoE Plus connector is beneficial to OEMs

    TE Connectivity |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Tyco Electronics has developed the Mag45 Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) Plus PSE-ICM connector for applications in the network, server, industrial and consumer application markets.

  • Point-of-load power solution for evaluation kits

    Intersil |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Intersil has developed a compact, high-performance point-of-load power solution for the Spartan-6 FPGA SP623 and Virtex-6 FPGA ML623 evaluation kits from Xilinx.

  • Polar enhances PCB transmission field solvers

    Polar Instruments |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    PCB design tool manufacturer Polar Instruments has announced an extension to the capability of its Si8000m and Si9000e PCB transmission field solvers.

  • Portable gas detector works in tough environments

    Draeger |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Draeger has introduced a small portable gas detection instrument, which is said to be ideal for personal monitoring applications and for single-handed operation in tough industrial environments.

  • Porvair brochure details separation technology

    Porvair Filtration Group |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Porvair Filtration Group has announced a 12-page brochure that outlines its filtration and separation technologies for the nuclear industry.

  • Porvair brochure details separation technology

    Porvair Filtration Group |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Porvair Filtration Group has announced a 12-page brochure that outlines its filtration and separation technologies for the nuclear industry.

  • Porvair shows aerospace developments at FIA 2010

    Porvair Filtration Group |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Porvair Filtration Group will display its latest developments for the aerospace industry at the Farnborough International Airshow 2010 (FIA 2010).

  • Poster describes gas-cutting process for welders

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    The Oxy-Fuel Gas Cutting Process workshop wall poster from Murex Welding Products provides the welder with a description of the oxy-fuel gas-cutting process.

  • Potting agent protects electronics in solar apps

    Krayden |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Krayden has introduced Dow Corning Solar Solutions' PV-7010 Potting Agent, a tough dielectric gel for protecting electronic devices in solar applications.

  • Power chain makes rotary movements in small spaces

    Igus |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Igus has launched the Twisterband system, a power chain which is suitable for making rotary movements in a number of applications including leisure rides, aerospace, wind turbines and robots.

  • Power Jacks wins Queen's Award for Enterprise

    Power Jacks |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Power Jacks has announced that it has won a Queen's Award for Enterprise for International Trade.

  • Power management device for hot-swap applications

    Lattice Semiconductor |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Lattice Semiconductor has announced the addition of the ispPAC-POWR1220-02 high-performance device for hot-swap and sequencing applications to its Power Manager II product family.

  • Power management device for portable electronics

    Texas Instruments |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Texas Instruments' new power management unit supports portable consumer electronics and space-limited applications, such as webcams or heat- and noise-sensitive embedded camera modules.

  • Power regulator for single-phase 230VAC control

    Under Control Instruments |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Under Control Instruments has introduced the UVR/S power energy regulator for applications such as quartz lamps/heaters, resistive heating elements, oven heaters and industrial dryers.

  • Power solution ideal for slim notebook computers

    Maxim Integrated Products |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Maxim Integrated Products has introduced the MAX17117 power solution designed for gate-on-array (GOA) notebook computer LCD panels.

  • Power supplies meet security system requirements

    Ecopac Power |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Ecopac Power has launched the SCP-35, SCP-50 and SCP-75 series of Mean Well AC/DC enclosed power products, which are designed specifically the security industry.

  • Power supply drives large LED lighting arrays

    Sunpower |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Sunpower has launched the PLEC-035S035DT power supply series for applications including solid-state lighting, moving signs, LED-based decorative lighting, LED electronic displays and more.

  • Power-transmission coupling for cooling towers

    John Crane |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    John Crane has launched a power-transmission coupling that has been designed to withstand the hot, humid and hostile environments typically found in cooling towers.

  • Precursors support DRAM and PRAM advancements

    Air Products |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Air Products has introduced its Extrema STO and GST precursors in support of continuous advancements in Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) and Phase-Change Random Access Memory devices (PRAM).

  • Pre-driver IC for office automation applications

    Allegro Microsystems |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Allegro Microsystems Europe has introduced a three-phase brushless DC motor pre-driver IC, targeted at applications within the office automation sector, including laser printer and copier drum drives.

  • Premo unveils antenna for synchronised clocks

    Premo |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Premo has enhanced its receiver antennas range with the RCA-ROD series, a radio clock antenna for synchronised clocks and ripple control in parallel resonant tanks.

  • Presentation discusses sludge-blanket advances

    Sludgeblanket UK |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Sludgeblanket is to deliver an educational presentation at the Aqua Enviro Technology Transfer conference on Recent Advances in the Operation and Control of the Activated Sludge Process.

  • Press ensures safe operation for assembly company

    Tox Pressotechnik |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Tox Pressotechnik has provided a press system designed to meet a series of ergonomic and safety needs, for an assembly company with handicapped employees.

  • Pressure sensors can be used with corrosive gases

    First Sensor AG |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Sensortechnics' SSI stainless-steel OEM pressure sensors accurately measure gauge or absolute pressures in ranges from 200mbar up to 35 bar and are targeted for use with corrosive liquids and gases.

  • Pressure transducers handle extreme temperatures

    American Sensor Technologies |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    American Sensor Technologies (AST) is offering pressure transducers and transmitters for military and aerospace applications, including military trucks, unmanned vehicles and armoured vehicles.

  • Pressure transducers withstand tough environments

    Stellar Technology |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    The FT290 series pressure transducers from Stellar Technology, an ISO9001:2000-certified company, are suitable for a range of metering and dispensing applications.

  • Pressure transmitters cope in hostile environments

    Chamois Metrology |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Chamois Metrology and Nichesensor are introducing a range of low- and ultra-low-pressure transmitters for wind tunnels, cleanrooms, flow and level measurement and filter and furnace monitoring.

  • Pressure transmitters use NaK as fill fluid

    Creative Engineers |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Creative Engineers' new pressure transmitters use sodium-potassium alloy (NaK) as the fill fluid and are used in high-temperature nuclear reactors and chemical reactions and in thermal solar systems.

  • Prime-DTM helps produce ultra-low-sulphur diesel

    Axens |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Pemex Refinacion has selected Axens Prime-DTM technology for the production of ultra-low-sulphur diesel at its Salina Cruz, Minatitlan and Madero refineries.

  • Process control software wins MWP award

    Renishaw |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Renishaw has been awarded two MWP awards for its Productivity+ and CNC Reporter process control software and co-ordinate measuring machine (CMM) retrofit service.

  • Processors provide motion control in robotics

    Inmoco |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Inmoco's Magellan range of Motion Control Processors from Performance Motion Devices (PMD) provide chip-based motion control in scientific, automation, industrial and robotic applications.

  • Processors provide motion control in robotics

    Inmoco |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Inmoco's Magellan range of Motion Control Processors from Performance Motion Devices (PMD) provide chip-based motion control in scientific, automation, industrial and robotic applications.

  • Procter launches modular machine guarding system

    Procter Machine Guarding |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Procter's Angel modular machine guarding system is suitable for factories applying lean manufacturing principles where there is often a need to rearrange the production facility to eliminate waste.

  • Procter updates directive for machine designers download

    Procter Machine Guarding |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Procter Machine Guarding has updated its 'Guide to new Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC', following the publication of the official guidance by the European Commission at the end of 2009.

  • Proficy Accelerator improves plant productivity

    GE Intelligent Platforms |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    GE has launched the the Proficy Accelerator for Centerlining, enabling continuous improvement and resolution of problems due to variability, in a move to full process reliability and stability.

  • Profiler machines small to medium metal workpieces

    SNK America |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    The latest addition to SNK's range of hard-metal five-axis machines, the FSP-80V Vertical Spindle Five-Axis Profiler precisely machines hard metals, including titanium, Inconel and stainless steel.

  • Protex latches suit agricultural applications

    Protex Fasteners |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Protex Fasteners' 43 and 44 series latch products are suitable for agricultural, industrial, earthmoving and process equipment sector applications.

  • Protex latches suit agricultural applications

    Protex Fasteners |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Protex Fasteners' 43 and 44 series latch products are suitable for agricultural, industrial, earthmoving and process equipment sector applications.

  • Proto Labs machining services win MWP award

    Proto Labs |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Proto Labs has won the MWP award 2010 for the 'Best Sub-Contractor - Machinery' category for its First Cut and Protomold machining services.

  • Protosync PE options for Lecroy oscilloscopes

    Lecroy |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Lecroy, which supplies products for semiconductor, computer, electronic, military and automotive applications, has released Protosync PE options for the Wavemaster and Wavepro series of oscilloscopes.

  • ProVision v1.8 for boundary-scan applications

    JTAG Technologies |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    JTAG Technologies has released JTAG ProVision v1.8, the latest version of the company's development and hardware debug tool for boundary scan applications.

  • PRT modules are ready to install for wind turbines

    Igus |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    The Iglidur PRT modules provide a ready-to-install solution for applications such as in semiconductor and cleanroom applications, assembly lines, wind turbines, production facilities and robots.

  • PRT modules are ready to install for wind turbines

    Igus |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    The Iglidur PRT modules provide a ready-to-install solution for applications such as in semiconductor and cleanroom applications, assembly lines, wind turbines, production facilities and robots.

  • Pump produces high pressures for waterjet cutting

    Jet Edge |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    The iP60-50R water-jet pump produces 1.1gal/min of ultra-high pressure water for precision waterjet cutting, water blasting, cleaning and surface-preparation applications.

  • Pump produces high pressures for waterjet cutting

    Jet Edge |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    The iP60-50R water-jet pump produces 1.1gal/min of ultra-high pressure water for precision waterjet cutting, water blasting, cleaning and surface-preparation applications.

  • Pumps allow circulation of adhesive coating fluids

    Watson-Marlow Pumps |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Watson-Marlow has provided 521 Series pumps to enable Prelok to circulate adhesive coating fluids at its Willenhall plant in the West Midlands.

  • Pumps handle aggressive pharmaceutical fluids

    Pump Engineering |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Where pumping applications involve aggressive, hard-to-handle fluids, 3M's C MAG-PL magnetically driven, seal-less centrifugal pumps can be used.

  • Pumps suit tough industrial and process tasks

    Wanner International |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Wanner's Hydra-Cell pumps feature a seal-less design and are suitable for tough industrial and process applications.

  • Pumps suit tough industrial and process tasks

    Wanner Engineering |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Wanner's Hydra-Cell pumps feature a seal-less design and are suitable for tough industrial and process applications.

  • PXI vision module enables image pre-processing

    National Instruments |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    National Instruments has released a vision module for the PXI platform that provides a high-performance parallel processing architecture for hardware-defined timing, control and image pre-processing.

  • Quadrant launches PPSU life-science grade

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products has introduced additional colours to its Quadrant Radel PPSU (polyphenylsulphone) life-science grade (LSG) stock shapes aimed at medical device manufacturers.

  • Quadrant launches PPSU life-science grade download

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products has introduced additional colours to its Quadrant Radel PPSU (polyphenylsulphone) life-science grade (LSG) stock shapes aimed at medical device manufacturers.

  • Quadrant provides materials for industrial seals

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Quadrant is offering its Fluorosint 207, Techtron HPV and Ketron Peek HPV materials for seal applications throughout a broad range of industries.

  • Quadrant provides materials for industrial seals

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Quadrant is offering its Fluorosint 207, Techtron HPV and Ketron Peek HPV materials for seal applications throughout a broad range of industries.

  • Quadrant Torlon 4301 PAI enhances compressor

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Quadrant's machinable Torlon 4301 PAI, (bearing grade), has been selected to replace composite vanes in a rotary compressor to improve the compressor performance.

  • Quadrant Torlon 4301 PAI enhances compressor

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Quadrant's machinable Torlon 4301 PAI, (bearing grade), has been selected to replace composite vanes in a rotary compressor to improve the compressor performance.

  • R1801 supply provides bulk power for IT systens

    Powerstax |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Powerstax has introduced its 1,800W single-output high-efficiency power supply, the R1801.

  • Receivers power in-vehicle networking technology

    NXP Semiconductors |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    NXP Semiconductors has announced that the Audi A8 will feature in-vehicle networking (IVN) technology powered by NXP's Flexray, CAN, LIN and SBC receivers.

  • Recirculating chillers for thermal management

    SP Scientific |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    SP Scientific offers a range of low-temperature cooling equipment, providing an optimised solution for any thermal management requirement.

  • Reflective switch suits assembly line automation

    Optek Technology |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Optek Technology has enhanced its long-distance reflective switch with adjustable sensitivity and simplified mounting for applications including vending machines, mail sorters and conveyor belts.

  • Regulator features diagnostic and safety functions download

    Linear Technology |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Linear Technology has unveiled a high-voltage, low-noise, low-dropout-voltage linear regulator suitable for active antenna supplies, industrial power supplies and battery-powered systems.

  • Regulator for microprocessor core logic supplies download

    Linear Technology |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    The LT3029 from Linear Technology is a dual low-noise, low-dropout regulator for microprocessor core logic supplies, tracking/sequence supplies and general purpose voltage conversion.

  • Regulator for portable battery-powered systems download

    Linear Technology |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Linear Technology has launched the LT3060, a high-voltage, low-noise, low dropout voltage linear regulator for automotive, industrial and avionic power supply applications.

  • Regulators are ideal for telecom/datacom equipment

    ON Semiconductor |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    ON Semiconductor has launched a family of high-efficiency 2A to 4A integrated synchronous regulators for consumer electronics applications such as LCD monitors/TVs and set-top boxes.

  • Relay output boards for switching and control

    United Electronic Industries |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    United Electronic Industries has released of the DNx-DIO-4x2 series 12-channel electromechanical relay output boards for its Cube and Racktangle I/O chassis.

  • Relays suit high-speed, repetitive applications

    Finder |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Finder has launched the 77 series solid-state relays that are suitable for use with high inrush current loads, including electronic starters and igniters for fluorescent and gas discharge lamps.

  • Remform screws for plastic component assembly

    Arnold Umformtechnik |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Arnold Umformtechnik has launched Remform screws for plastic parts assembly in the automotive industry.

  • Remote radio head for wireless infrastructure

    Lattice Semiconductor |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Lattice Semiconductor has partnered with Affarii Technologies to demonstrate a low-cost, low-power remote radio head solution at 1,300mW per antenna for wireless infrastructure manufacturers.

  • Resolve Optics develops customised lenses

    Resolve Optics |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Resolve Optics designs and manufactures specialist infrared (IR) multiple element and zoom lenses for thermal cameras, sensors or instrument systems.

  • RF power supply for semiconductor manufacturing

    Trumpf |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    The Truplasma RF1003 from Trumpf Huttinger is a plasma power supply for plasma excitation designed to optimise semiconductor manufacturing applications.

  • RGB switches suit audio/visual applications

    RJS Electronics |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    RJS Electronics is offering a range of multi-sized cap RGB switches that are suitable for audio/visual applications.

  • Right-angle gearbox suits linear applications

    Wittenstein |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    The Alpha LPBK+ right-angle gearbox from Wittenstein is designed to improve low-duty application designs and is also available in IP64 for food-grade applications.

  • Rittal enhances Vario-Module instrument cases

    Rittal |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Rittal has extended its desktop series of instrument cases - the Ripac Vario-Module - with the addition of a basic, non-EMC range to increase adaptability in application.

  • Rittal introduces rain canopies for enclosures

    Rittal |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Rittal has expanded its AE Compact Enclosure range with rain canopies to combat potential weather-related problems.

  • Rittal offers switch disconnector fuse sections

    Rittal |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Rittal, a manufacturer of enclosure and cabinet systems, has introduced switch disconnector fuse sections that are constructed based on the company’s Ri4Power components.

  • Rittal to show live working example of The System

    Rittal |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Rittal will exhibit a live working example of The System, a holistic approach to enclosure system building, at Drives and Controls 2010, which is due to be held on 8-10 June at the NEC in Birmingham.

  • Rittal unveils Eplan Electric P8 enhancements

    Rittal |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Rittal has announced Eplan Electric P8 v1.9, which adds extensions in reports, schematic and master data creation, as well as consistency in the design and planning process.

  • RJ45 plug provides office/data-centre solution

    Quadrant Connections |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    The Telegartner MFP8 field-assembled RJ45 plug is being offered as a solution for offices and data centres, as well as industrial and home networks,

  • Robots suit light- and medium-duty applications

    Kawasaki Robotics |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    The R Series of industrial robots from Kawasaki Robotics is ideal for applications including arc-welding, dispensing, sealing, material handling, assembly, inspection, packaging and more.

  • Rockwell enhances Factorytalk Batch software

    Rockwell Automation |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Rockwell Automation has expanded the application development capabilities of its Factorytalk Batch software to help users more rapidly design and run batch applications.

  • Rockwell PACs suited to high-availability systems

    Rockwell Automation |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    The Allen-Bradley L7x programmable automation controller (PAC) from Rockwell Automation is ideal for rapidly expanding and information-intensive applications such as batch processing.

  • Rofin introduces stent cutting system

    Rofin-Baasel |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Rofin has introduced a stent cutting system that integrates a compact laser source, offering high reliability and long-term stability for manufacturing medical devices from tube stock.

  • Rofin unveils lasers for micro material processing

    Rofin-Baasel |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Rofin has introduced a laser series for high-speed micro material processing applications, with a special focus on photovoltaic manufacturing.

  • ROL specialises in sheet and tube metal processing

    Subcon |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    ROL Production specialises in providing sheet and tube metal processing services, outsourcing and procurement and will be exhibiting at Subcon 2010.

  • Rotalink catalogue aids power-system selection

    Rotalink |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    A revised full-range catalogue from Rotalink includes products and technical information, allowing customers to select miniature power-transmission systems and controls.

  • Rotary encoder for medical research applications

    Micronor |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    The MR318 MRI-compatible fibre-optic rotary encoder from Micronor is ideal for functional-MRI (fMRI) research and related medical applications, as well as military and industrial.

  • Rotary encoders for industrial bus controllers

    Knitter-Switch |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Knitter-Switch has completed its 7 x 7mm rotary coded switch range with the SMR 70000 series for applications in pro-audio, broadcast and medical systems.

  • Rotary stages operate in washdown applications

    Aerotech |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Aerotech's ASRT series rotary stages guarantee operation in hostile environments involving washdown, dust or mist spray, or where coolants must be used as a part of a machining process.

  • Roundhouse equipped with fume extraction equipment

    Flextraction |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Flextraction, through its distributor Leengate Industrial Welding Supplies, has supplied fume extraction equipment for welding bays at Derby College's new learning and teaching centre.

  • RS expands FPGA range for system-on-chip designers

    RS Components |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    RS Components has expanded its range of field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) for mainstream industrial, scientific and medical applications.

  • Ruland offers shaft collars for solar-power use

    Ruland Manufacturing |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Ruland offers a selection of shaft collars and couplings for use in solar-power-generation installations.

  • Rulon 641 bearings enable chocolate manufacturing

    Tristar Plastics |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Tristar supplies its Rulon 641 bearings to chocolate manufacturers to help ensure reliable and extended use of manufacturing-line equipment.

  • Rulon bearings keep park rides running smoothly

    Tristar Plastics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Rulon bearings from Tristar Plastics offer a long lifespan and the ability to self-lubricate and are helping theme parks keep their rides running smoothly.

  • Rutile-cored wires are ideal for fit-up work

    ESAB |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    ESAB has launched a range of all-positional rutile-cored wires for welding applications with specific low-temperature operating demands.

  • Rutronik offers batteries for portable equipment

    Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Rutronik provides Panasonic 3.6V lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries for use in portable equipment.

  • Safely light curtains reduce overall plant costs

    Datasensor |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Datasensor has launched safely light curtains for body protection and access control, suitable for industrial safety applications mainly in the automotive field, packaging and material handing.

  • Safety-capable PACs for mid-range applications

    Rockwell Automation |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Rockwell Automation has introduced safety variants of its Allen-Bradley 1768 Compactlogix L43 and L45 process automation controllers (PAC) for small- to mid-range applications.

  • Saft presents Li-ion batteries at Eurosatory

    Saft Lithium Battery Division |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Saft, a supplier of advanced battery systems for demanding defence applications, is unveiling its latest developments in Li-ion (lithium-ion) batteries for military vehicles at Eurosatory 2010.

  • Sample kits offer SPA devices for design engineers

    Mouser Electronics |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Mouser Electronics has announced that it will be exclusively stocking sample kits of the Littelfuse silicon protection array (SPA), which is designed to protect sensitive electronic components.

  • Sandvik site enables grooving tool building

    Sandvik Coromant |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Sandvik has launched a new parting and grooving tool builder website that is designed to make the selection of turning-tool combinations easy and faster.

  • Sara supplies dock levels to candle company

    Sara/Loading Bay Specialists |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Candle manufacturer Partylite has installed five dock levellers supplied by Sara LBS into its main European manufacturing plant in Barrow, Cumbria.

  • SBC controller for general-purpose environments

    Sentry Equipment |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    The model SBC controller from Sentry Equipment can control every automatic sampler in the Sentry product line and is designed for general-purpose environments.

  • SBC supports four independent display technologies

    DFI |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    DFI has launched a mini-ITX form factor SBC for applications requiring a stable revision-controlled platform, such as digital signage, gaming, industrial control automation and POS applications.

  • Schaeffler launches hybrid demonstration vehicle

    Schaeffler |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Precision bearings and automotive engine components manufacturer Schaeffler has announced its new hybrid demonstration vehicle, the Schaeffler Hybrid.

  • Schaeffler replaces bearings on pipelay vessel

    Schaeffler |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Schaeffler has completed the replacement of two six-tonne main pipe reel bearings on Technip’s Apache pipelay vessel.

  • Schneider arranges seminars on electrical products

    Schneider Electric |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Schneider Electric is running a series of seminars offering advice and information on core product areas, including wiring accessories, home networking and lighting control applications.

  • Schneider supplies starter controllers for HVAC

    Schneider Electric |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    As part of an energy-saving programme to update the boiler rooms at Bupa care homes, Kestrel Mechanical has chosen Schneider Electric's Tesys U motor starter controllers for all pumps and motors.

  • Schroff products enable World Cup sound systems

    Schroff |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Schroff products have been used by audio-equipment manufacturer Lawo to enable the TV sound systems in four SABC outside-broadcast vehicles at the World Cup in South Africa.

  • Schroff unveils open frames and cable managers

    Schroff |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Schroff has launched two- and four-post open patching frames and horizontal and vertical cable management products, designed for high cable density data centre and computer room installations.

  • Schuler to show presses featuring servo technology

    Schuler Systems |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Schuler will be demonstrating its presses featuring servo technology at the Euroblech fair in Hanover, Germany, on 26-30 October, 2010.

  • Schunk demonstrates workholding products at Mach

    Schunk Intec |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    At Mach 2010, Schunk Intec exhibited a selection of workholding products that are designed to deliver fast changeover times to improve productivity.

  • Scottish Water selects Verder peristaltic pumps

    Verder |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Pumping solutions specialist Verder has been awarded a framework agreement by Scottish Water to supply its peristaltic pumps.

  • Screw compressors feature built-in heat recovery

    Boge Compressors |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    The compact Boge CL series of screw compressors is suitable for smaller industrial compressed-air users, such as workshops or garages.

  • Seals shield instruments from caustic media

    Ashcroft Instruments |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Ashcroft Instruments has added two new types of diaphragm seals - the 510 and 511 - to its line of media isolators aimed at protecting instruments from caustic media.

  • Secure MCU for e-passport and ID applications

    Atmel |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Atmel has announced that FIME, an external and independent third-party laboratory, has certified the Atmel AT90SC28880RCFV secure microcontroller (MCU).

  • Security manager for sensitive data applications

    Maxim Integrated Products |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Maxim Integrated Products has introduced the DS3644 security manager with 1,024 bytes of non-imprinting memory to store sensitive data in government and military systems.

  • Self-bunkering proximity sensor for welding tasks

    Balluff |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Balluff's Bunkerprox is a 'self-bunkering' M18 inductive proximity sensor specially designed to survive longer in abusive welding applications without external protection.

  • Semi-rugged PDA ideal for field services

    Varlink |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Varlink has launched the BM-170 from Pidion, a semi-rugged enterprise-class PDA designed for applications such as fleet management, parcel delivery, field services and healthcare.

  • Sensor captures gear mesh and bearing faults

    PCB Piezotronics |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    PCB Piezotronics has launched a high-frequency industrial accelerometer for measurements on high-speed compressors, gearboxes and turbomachinery, enabling the early detection of impending problems.

  • Sensor suits pH measurement in hygienic processes

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has revealed that its Type 8201 enamel pH sensors are ideal for use in high-end hygienic processes in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and food processing.

  • Sensor tag delivers data readings to Pachube

    Adept Scientific |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    A sensor tag that delivers its data to a targeted website through any available access point or wireless router, has shown its ability to run from solar power and deliver readings to Pachube.

  • Sensor targets ESP apps in compact-class vehicles

    Bosch Automotive |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Bosch has extended its steering-angle sensor offering to include a cost-effective model that is said to be especially suitable for ESP applications in vehicles of compact class and below.

  • Sensors allow material flow at solar parts factory download

    Leuze Electronic |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Optical sensor systems from Leuze are being used on an automatic factory transport system at the Conergy modern solar-module factory to provide reliable material flow.

  • Serdes chipsets for video and imaging applications

    National Semiconductor |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    National Semiconductor has introduced its Channel Link III serialiser and deserialiser (Serdes) family that reduces interconnect size, weight and cost in industrial video and imaging applications.

  • Servo inclinometers for all-weather environments

    Sherborne Sensors |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Sherborne Sensors has launched a range of single-axis servo inclinometers, suitable for high-precision measurements within physically challenging environments or adverse weather conditions.

  • Servodirect enhances welding productivity

    Schuler Systems |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Schuler Systems is utilising the capabilities of its Servodirect technology to integrate downstream processes, such as capacitor discharge welding, into the metalforming stage.

  • Sescoi guides aids CAM software selection

    Sescoi |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Sescoi's 'Investing in CAM Software' guide helps engineers to examine their motives for investing in CAD/CAM software, the benefits they should expect and the features they should be looking for.

  • Sharepoint smart client allows document management

    Cadac Organice |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Cadac Organice Explorer LT is a smart client for Sharepoint that enables users to navigate Sharepoint sites and libraries, and to search, sort, group, filter and manage documents, items and metadata.

  • Sherborne releases digital servo inclinometers

    Sherborne Sensors |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Sherborne Sensors has released a range of high-precision single- and dual-axis digital servo inclinometers for industrial, military and aerospace customers.

  • Shotbolt locking devices are Atex rated

    Magnet Schultz |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Magnet Schultz has launched an Atex-rated shotbolt range for industrial oil and gas platforms and installations.

  • Shotbolt suits industrial interlocking tasks

    Magnet Schultz |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Electromagnet subassembly development specialist Magnet Schultz has released MkII of its type 63 shotbolt solenoid lock for industrial and security applications.

  • Shotbolts can be integrated in security systems

    Magnet Schultz |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Magnet Schultz has launched three industrial shotbolts featuring a tube form factor, for simple system integration across industrial market sectors such as locking, access and security applications.

  • Sierra introduces Smart-Trak 50 flow controller download

    Sierra Instruments |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Sierra Instruments has announced the release of its Smart-Trak 50 Series flow controller for machine builders, systems integrators and end users.

  • Signal conditioner ideal for sensor applications

    IC-Haus |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    The IC-TW3 from IC-Haus is a signal conditioner with a line driver for a range of sensor applications.

  • Silent server for data centre managers and OEMs

    Kontron |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    The Kontron industrial silent server Kiss 4U KTC5520 features an Extended ATX motherboard and is ideal for medical, industrial imaging and military applications.

  • Silicon Labs introduces jitter cleaning clock IC

    Silicon Laboratories |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Silicon Laboratories has introduced a frequency-flexible timing IC solution for networking and telecoms applications that require jitter attenuation for clock signals without clock multiplication.

  • Simulator helps users achieve desired air quality

    Beko Technologies |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Beko has introduced an Airstation Simulator on the international website that enables users to arrange Beko components so that the desired quality of compressed air can be achieved.

  • Sine wave inverters for telecoms equipment

    Unipower |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Unipower has launched the Scimitar series of rack-mount sine wave inverters that are designed for applications in telecoms systems.

  • Sine wave inverters provide up to 3,000W

    Powersolve |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Powersolve, a specialist in power conversion products, has announced the 2UPSWI series of 19in, 2U high, rack-mount DC/AC inverters capable of providing up to 3,000W from a variety of inputs.

  • Single-axis inclinometer utilises MEMS technology

    Turck |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Turck, a provider of solutions for factory and process automation, has expanded its line of precise, compact inclinometers with a single-axis device featuring dual programmable set points.

  • Single-gate logic tools for networking equipment

    Diodes Incorporated |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Diodes Incorporated has released a range of single-gate logic products for use in a variety of communication, computing, consumer and networking equipment.

  • SIS prevents overfill conditions in tank farms

    SIS-Tech |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    SIS-Tech has launched the Automated Overfill Protection System (AOPS), a safety instrumented system (SIS) that can prevent dangerous overfill conditions in terminals, tank farms and process vessels.

  • SKF offers actuators for off-highway vehicles

    SKF |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    SKF has launched a range of electromechanical actuators for off-highway vehicle applications that fulfil a number of functions in articulated dump trucks, tractors and backhoe loaders.

  • SKF supplier oil and wiper seals for motorcycles

    SKF |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    SKF has won a contract to supply ZF Sachs Italy with 140,000 oil and wiper seals each year, to be used on the forks of high-performance motorcycles.

  • SKF supplies oil and wiper seals for motorcycles

    SKF |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    SKF is to supply ZF Sachs Italy with 140,000 oil and wiper seals each year, to be used on the forks of high-performance motorcycles.

  • Skimmer material aids oil recovery in Mexico

    Abanaki |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Abanaki has reported that its Fuzzy2 oil skimmer material has been at work on the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico for 38 days and is recovering up to 385gal/min of oil from the water's surface.

  • Slewing rings improve efficiency of wind turbines

    Schaeffler |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Schaeffler's slewing rings have been developed specifically for nacelle wind tracking and for the adjustment of rotor blades on wind turbines.

  • Sliding-head lathe reduces part cutting times

    Star Micronics |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Star Micronics has revealed that subcontractor Direct Engineering has ordered a seven-axis CNC Star SR-32J sliding-head lathe to speed up steel component cutting.

  • Slip rings for transmission of critical signals

    Inmoco |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Inmoco's SRH 80180 and SRH 90195 series slip rings are suitable for use in video systems, robots and downhole inspection equipment and manufacturing and process control systems, for example.

  • Slip rings for transmission of critical signals

    Inmoco |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Inmoco's SRH 80180 and SRH 90195 series slip rings are suitable for use in video systems, robots and downhole inspection equipment and manufacturing and process control systems, for example.

  • SMAC actuator provides speed and repeatability

    SMAC Moving Coil Actuators |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    A UK company manufacturing optical fibre has chosen a SMAC actuator to perform a continuous extrusion process to +/-1ms repeatability.

  • Small-hole EDM drill machines for aerospace parts

    Sodi-tech EDM |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Sodick has added the K3HN for aerospace and medical applications and automated production machining to its range of small-hole (0.25-3.00mm diameter) EDM drill machines.

  • Small-scale machine for micro injection moulding

    Engel |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Engel has developed a small-scale electric injection unit with a 15mm screw diameter, suitable for micro injection moulding.

  • Smart camera powers food-printer vision system

    Matrox Imaging |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    De Grood Innovations' BV Foodjet printer incorporates a vision system that is based on a Matrox Iris GT smart camera and was developed with the Matrox Design Assistant development environment.

  • Smithers Rapra invests in ICP-OES instrument

    Smithers Rapra |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Smithers Rapra has expanded its chemical analytical capabilities with an inductive coupled plasma optical emission spectroscopy (ICP-OES) device, enabling the elemental analyses of various materials.

  • Sodick wire EDM cuts vintage vehicle gears

    Sodi-tech EDM |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Neve Engineering, a manufacturer of gears for vintage vehicles, has upgraded its in-house EDM facility by installing a Sodick A320D wire EDM from Sodi-Tech.

  • Sodick wire EDM used for tool-part production

    Sodi-tech EDM |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Forrest Tools and Pressings, a Birmingham-based press tool manufacturer, has taken delivery of second pre-owned Sodick wire EDM supplied by Sodi-tech.

  • Soft starter offers adaptive acceleration control

    Danfoss Drives |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Danfoss Drives has introduced the VLT MCD500 soft starter with adaptive acceleration control (AAC), suitable for water/wastewater, HVAC, industrial and food and beverage applications.

  • Software improves automation-system reliability

    PAS |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    PAS has released Integrity Recon software, designed to improve the reliability of automation systems composed of Microsoft-based computing platforms.

  • Software maintains plant documentation consistency

    Emerson Process Management |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Emerson Process Management is introducing an integrated suite of software products to help power utilities meet European documentation standards.

  • Software Toolbox updates HMI connectivity app

    Software Toolbox |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Software Toolbox has announced the release of Top Server Version 5.3, its OPC and native HMI device connectivity software application.

  • Software utility monitors network switches

    Fluke Networks |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Fluke Networks has announced the availability of its Switch Port Monitor, a free, downloadable network monitoring software utility that provides visibility into network switches.

  • Solar inverters for indoor/outdoor applications

    Delta Energy Systems |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Delta Energy Systems has launched its Solivia brand of solar inverters, suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications.

  • Solarmagic chipset for solar installations

    National Semiconductor |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    National Semiconductor has introduced the in-panel Solarmagic chipset, which enables junction box and module manufacturers to ensure high efficiency and return on investment for solar system owners.

  • Solid-state relays targeted at general-purpose use

    Crydom |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Crydom's new CL series of AC-output solid-state relays (SSRs) is intended for general-purpose use in heating, lighting and motion control applications.

  • Solidworks aids HTO axial diesel-engine design

    Intercad |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Shepherd's High Torque Output (HTO) axial diesel engine, designed using Solidworks 3D CAD/CAM software, quadruples the torque of a traditional crankshaft engine while consuming half the fuel.

  • Somove software allows drive product optimisation

    Schneider Electric |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Schneider Electric's Somove software provides access to essential functions to optimise motion and drives products, such as the Altivar 32 and Lexium 32.

  • Spectral shaping available for OEM applications

    Ocean Optics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Ocean Optics has developed a light-shaping technique for its spectrometers that balances and smoothes the uneven spectral emission from UV-Vis light sources used for spectroscopy applications.

  • Spectral shaping available for OEM applications

    Ocean Optics |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Ocean Optics has developed a light-shaping technique for its spectrometers that balances and smoothes the uneven spectral emission from UV-Vis light sources used for spectroscopy applications.

  • Speed switch for refinery or gas-plant vehicles

    AMOT |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    The new Revguard speed switch from Chalwyn, an AMOT company, is suitable for vehicles working in refineries or gas plants.

  • Speed switch for refinery or gas-plant vehicles

    AMOT |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    The new Revguard speed switch from Chalwyn, an AMOT company, is suitable for vehicles working in refineries or gas plants.

  • Spiroflow expands range of bulk bag fillers

    Spiroflow |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Spiroflow has expanded its range of bulk bag fillers, designed for applications in all industries including chemical, food, dairy, pharmaceutical, animal feed, plastics, minerals and aggregates.

  • SPP supplies Pegasus DSi Deep Silicon etch system

    SPP Process Technology Systems |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    SPP Process Technology Systems (SPTS) has received an order for a Pegasus DSi Deep Silicon etch system, supported on the Omega FXP cluster platform, for a 3D-IC through silicon via (TSV) application.

  • Spray guns for light-viscosity painting tasks

    PCL |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    PCL has launched the Lite spray-gun range, which is suitable for light-viscosity painting applications.

  • Sprayballs designed for tank cleaning duties download

    Axium Process |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Axium Process stocks a comprehensive range of hygienic 316L stainless steel static sprayballs that are designed specifically for tank cleaning duties.

  • Spyglass-CDC reduces SoC design risks

    Atrenta |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Atrenta has announced that Fujitsu Microelectronics Europe has adopted its Spyglass-CDC to help reduce the design risks associated with its complex system-on-chip (SoC) designs.

  • Stacked capacitor suits hybrid automotive tasks

    AVX |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    AVX has expanded its switch mode power supply (SMPS) capacitor range to include a RoHS version ideal for telecom power, industrial power, DC/DC converters and hybrid automotive applications.

  • Stainless-steel sensors for water-bottling plant download

    Leuze Electronic |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Mineral-water bottler Ensinger has selected Leuze Electronic's 55 series stainless-steel opto-electronic sensors for its glass-bottle line.

  • Standalone controller for short-rated solenoids

    Magnet Schultz |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Magnet Schultz has launched a standalone variant of its electronic Over Voltage Controller, which is suitable for use with a range of short-rated solenoids.

  • Static mixers enable improved water treatment

    Chemineer |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Chemineer has developed a range of static mixers that address physical restrictions on length and limitations on pressure drop.

  • Stealth introduces MLC and SLC solid-state drives

    Stealth Computer |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Stealth Computer has released a line of solid-state drives (SSD) for commercial and industrial applications.

  • Stealth introduces MLC and SLC solid-state drives

    Stealth Computer |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Stealth Computer has released a line of solid-state drives (SSD) for both commercial and industrial applications.

  • Stealth introduces MLC and SLC solid-state drives

    Stealth Computer |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Stealth Computer has released a line of solid-state drives (SSD) for both commercial and industrial applications.

  • Stellram exhibits cutting tools for aerospace

    ATI Stellram |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Stellram will showcase its latest cutting tools for aerospace applications, including its RSM programme for difficult-to-machine materials, at the Farnborough International Air Show.

  • Stemmer supplies CEI cables for imaging and vision

    Stemmer Imaging |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Stemmer supplies a range of Components Express (CEI) cables and cabling solutions, including moulded cable assemblies in standard and custom configurations, for the imaging and vision sector.

  • String-pot sensor suits outdoor construction work

    Variohm Eurosensor |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Celesco's SR1E string-pot sensor is built for outdoor and wet-environment applications in construction equipment and industrial position sensing.

  • Stuart rotator chosen for fertiliser analysis work

    Bibby Scientific |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Kent Scientific Services, a public analyst laboratory, has selected a Stuart STR4 rotator from Bibby Scientific to meet the requirements of its fertiliser enforcement analysis work.

  • Subracks can be configured for CompactPCI

    Schroff |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Europacpro subracks are designed to serve as versatile general-purpose enclosures for 19in equipment and can also be configured for specific bus-based systems, such as CompactPCI and VME64x.

  • Subracks provide enclosures for 19in equipment

    Schroff |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Europacpro subracks are designed to serve as versatile general-purpose enclosures for 19in equipment and can also be configured for specific bus-based systems such as CompactPCI and VME64x.

  • Subracks provide enclosures for 19in equipment

    Schroff |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Europacpro subracks are designed to serve as versatile general-purpose enclosures for 19in equipment and can also be configured for specific bus-based systems such as CompactPCI and VME64x.

  • Subsea power link to improve Pemba development

    Nexans |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Nexans has completed a new 75km subsea power link between Pemba Island, the second largest island in the Zanzibar archipelago, and the National Grid on mainland Tanzania.

  • Sundance DSP suits enterprise networking tasks

    Sundance DSP |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Sundance Digital Signal Processing has introduced the DSP464 to its family of high-performance ADC/DAC hardware solutions for wideband, low-noise signal processing applications.

  • Sweeper system with dust guard used at brick works

    Nilfisk-Advance |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    A diesel-powered Nilfisk SR1601 ride-on sweeper with a patented dust-guard system is being used at the Wienerberger brick works in Kidderminster.

  • Swing clamps offer force and arm-length increase

    Roemheld |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Roemheld's swing-clamp range has been re-engineered to use less component parts while offering an increase in clamping force and clamping arm length.

  • Switch IC suits harsh industrial environments

    Allegro Microsystems |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    The A1230 from Allegro Microsystems Europe is a dual-channel quadrature Hall-effect bipolar switch IC for use in rotating ring-magnet-based speed and direction sensing in automotive applications.

  • Switches ideal for wireless infrastructure market

    IDT |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Integrated Device Technology has launched a family of Serial RapidIO Generation 2 switches for the wireless infrastructure, defence, medical and industrial imaging and professional video markets.

  • Switching regulator suitable for automotive use download

    Linear Technology |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Linear Technology has introduced a fault-tolerant 1A, 36V input step-down switching regulator, which is suitable for the load-dump and cold-crack conditions found in automotive applications.

  • System cleans post-reflow circuit assemblies

    Aqueous Technologies |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Aqueous Technologies has introduced the Trident Oneshot, designed to provide automatic cleaning (de-fluxing), cleanliness testing and drying of post-reflow circuit assemblies.

  • Tag4M sensor tag can be run from solar power

    Adept Scientific |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    An application of the Cores Electronic Tag4M sensor tag from Adept Scientific has illustrated two new uses for the device, which delivers data directly to a targeted website through a wireless router.

  • Talus-based reference flow for SoC designs

    Magma Design Automation |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Magma Design Automation has released a validated Talus-based RTL-to-GDSII reference flow, enabling customers to meet the challenges of applications for digital home, networking and mobile devices.

  • Taoglas antenna for GPS applications in vehicles

    Alpha Micro Components |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Alpha Micro Components has added the Taoglas AP.35a GPS antenna for next-generation tracking device applications inside vehicles and assets to its product portfolio.

  • Tap grades available for precision applications

    Kennametal |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Kennametal has introduced Widia-GTD HSS-E taps for general engineering and vehicle manufacturing applications such as crank and cam shafts, as well as precision aerospace applications such as valves.

  • Tatem launches air-turbine spindles for robotics

    Tatem Industrial Automation |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Tatem is offering Air Turbine Tools' range of high-speed, low-maintenance CNC/VMC and robotic air-turbine spindles for machine tools and robotics applications.

  • T-bed milling/boring centre machines large parts

    Juaristi |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Juaristi has introduced a large T-bed milling/boring centre, which combines large part machining capacity with movement speed reaching 25m/min.

  • Technifor introduces XF500Zm marking solution

    Technifor |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Technifor has introduced a marking system suitable for mechanical workshop, aeronautic sub-contracting and automobile industry applications.

  • Technology improves photovoltaic connector safety

    Yamaichi Electronics |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Yamaichi Electronics has developed its Hermetic Sealed technology to reduce costs, and improve safety and functionality in photovoltaic connectors.

  • Temperature sensor suitable for HVAC applications

    ATC Semitec |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    ATC Semitec's AT-11 series temperature sensor is suitable for use in energy recovery systems, air handling units, under-floor heating and other HVAC applications.

  • Temperature sensor suitable for HVAC applications

    ATC Semitec |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    ATC Semitec's AT-11 series temperature sensor is suitable for use in energy recovery systems, air handling units, under-floor heating and other HVAC applications.

  • Teseq test system for radiated EMC applications

    Teseq |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    Teseq has introduced the ITS 6006 radiated immunity test system designed for a range of radiated EMC applications in the 80MHz to 6GHz frequency range.

  • Test Rig device allows actuation system control

    Tiab |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Tiab has introduced a flexible, modular Test Rig Controller that provides real-time control of any hydraulic and electric actuation systems, with data acquisition up to 25KHz - direct to PC memory.

  • Tested cables for industrial imaging requirements

    Stemmer Imaging |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Stemmer Imaging cable partner Components Express specialises in fully tested, moulded machine vision cable assemblies in both standard and custom configurations.

  • Thame showcases workholding range at Mach 2010

    Thame Workholding |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Thame Workholding showcased its latest workholding equipment at Mach 2010, including soft and hard jaws and the power and manually operated Samchully chuck range.

  • Thermally conductive compound produces tough bonds

    Master Bond |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Master Bond's Supreme 10AOHT-LO polymer adhesive is a single-component, no-mix, thermally conductive compound, for use in the aerospace, optical and medical industries.

  • Thermo Fisher systems check pharmaceutical lines

    Thermo Fisher Scientific (Metal Detection) |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced the Thermo Scientific Apex 500 RX metal detector and Thermo Scientific Versa RX checkweigher for the pharmaceutical industry.

  • Thermocouple for use on after-treatment systems

    Watlow |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Watlow has launched the Exactsense thermocouple for high-temperature exhaust gas temperature sensing, suitable for use on after-treatment systems for off-road and over-the-road vehicle diesel engines.

  • Thyssenkrupp to produce B-pillars for compact cars

    Thyssenkrupp Steel |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Thyssenkrupp Umformtechnik has received an order from a German automotive manufacturer to produce B-pillars for more than 100,000 cars annually by tailored tempering.

  • TI offers video communications engine

    Texas Instruments |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Texas Instruments (TI) has launched the VCE6467 video communications engine that enables a variety of two-way, live HD video communications applications including telemedicine and digital signage.

  • Tilt trays employ photoelectric sensors from Leuze download

    Leuze Electronic |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Beumer Maschinenfabrik's tilt tray systems, employed in parcel handling, book and CD/DVD logistics centres and airports, now use PRK 25B retro-reflective photoelectric sensors from Leuze.

  • Tiny AT-cut crystals for use in handheld equipment

    Euroquartz |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Euroquartz has released a range of ultra-miniature AT-cut crystals for use in handheld equipment such as personal digital assistants, GPS, PCMCIA and other space-limited, high-density applications.

  • TLV steam trap ensures long service life

    TLV |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    TLV Euro Engineering's SS1 Free Float steam trap is suitable for use in steam mains, steam tracer lines and small process applications where energy conservation and durability are a major requirement.

  • TM releases latest Toshiba SCARA robot

    TM Robotics |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    TM Robotics has introduced the latest Toshiba Machine SCARA robot, which is claimed to meet the increasing speed and productivity demands needed for use in the manufacturing industry.

  • TM Robotics announces UK launch of six-axis robot

    TM Robotics |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    The TV800 EZCell robot, recently launched in the UK by TM Robotics (Europe), is suitable for use in a variety of pick-and-place applications.

  • TMS monitoring system delivers tyre-pressure data

    AM Bromley |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    TMS, the direct tyre-pressure and temperature monitoring system for the OTR tyre market has been tested on chained tyres by Chilean mining service company Bailac.

  • Tool allows quality control for bottle inspection

    Cognex |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Omniview vision technology, integrated in the Expert ETK inspection system, has a 360deg complete view of the bottle surface, which provides potential for the inspection of bottle features.

  • Tool allows vision monitoring from factory floor

    Cognex |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Visionview VGA is a DIN rail-mount adapter that provides direct VGA output for Visionview application software, allowing operators to connect to any size VGA monitor without the need for a PC.

  • Tool changer enables hollow-wrist-robot operation

    ATI Industrial Automation |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    The QC-21HM Tool Changer, which allows for routing air and electrical lines directly through its centre, has been developed by ATI to satisfy the needs of industrial hollow-wrist robots.

  • Tool enables plasma-arc cutting and marking

    ESAB Cutting Systems |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Cutting Systems' m3 Plasma Package is designed for integrating with arc welding and various other robots used in the manufacturing area.

  • Tool enables single-charge liquid-flow metering

    Able Instruments and Controls |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    The Atex-approved portable ultrasonic flow meter from Able provides up to 24hrs of uninterrupted liquid or gas flow metering on a single charge, enabling tasks such as check metering and flow surveys.

  • Tool improves power-installation safety testing

    Clare Instruments |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Balfour Beatty Engineering Services is using an advanced tester from Clare Instruments to improve the electrical-safety testing of its power installations.

  • Toolhead abrades Neoprene and Hypalon fabrics

    BW Cutters |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    BW Cutters has launched an abrading head for its Genesis and Orion automated cutting machines that is designed for abrading materials such as neoprene or Hypalon fabrics.

  • Tooling method speeds injection moulding

    Igus |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Igus has developed a new tooling method for injection moulding that can get custom-designed parts delivered in less than 24 hours.

  • Tooling method speeds injection moulding

    Igus |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Igus has developed a new tooling method for injection moulding that can get custom-designed parts delivered in less than 24 hours.

  • Tooling method speeds injection moulding

    Igus |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Igus has developed a new tooling method for injection moulding that can get custom-designed parts delivered in less than 24 hours.

  • Tornos offers parts machining for medical market

    Tornos |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    At a recent Tornos Tech Days open house, the company gave an Advanced Applications presentation on the machining processes used to make Swiss turned parts and devices for the medical market.

  • Torque sensors aid tidal turbine development

    Sensor Technology |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Non-contact torque sensors from Sensor Technology are playing a key role in the development of commercial-scale in-stream tidal turbines produced by technology company Openhydro.

  • Torque sensors aid tidal turbine development

    Sensor Technology |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Non-contact torque sensors from Sensor Technology are playing a key role in the development of commercial-scale in-stream tidal turbines produced by technology company Openhydro.

  • Toshiba Europe unveils 3.5in sheet metal frame

    Toshiba Storage Device Division |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Toshiba Europe's Storage Device Division has launched its 2.5in (6.4cm) enterprise hard disk drive (HDD) - which supports data-intensive storage applications - configured to a 3.5in mounting frame.

  • Touch computer meets tough industrial requirements

    American Industrial Systems |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    American Industrial Systems (AIS) has introduced a 5.7in (14.5cm) industrial Windows CE touch computer for use in automation, building management and operator HMI applications.

  • Touchscreen HMI has USB master and slave ports

    Kaspro |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    The Vega-043 TFT Touchscreen Operator Interface is equipped with USB master and slave ports, an Ethernet port, multiple serial ports and a Micro-SD slot.

  • Touch-screen panel PC for mobile applications

    Datasound Laboratories |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    The APC-3081 touch-screen panel PC from Datasound Laboratories has no moving parts and is ideal for home, office, industrial or mobile applications and vehicular/marine projects.

  • TR offers security fasteners for assembly industry

    TR Fastenings |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    TR Fastenings is offering a range of steel and stainless-steel security fasteners for the assembly industry.

  • Transceiver modules for power-constrained systems

    Radiometrix |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Radiometrix has introduced a UHF narrowband transceiver for power-constrained applications where existing single-frequency wideband UHF modules cannot deliver the range required.

  • Transformer ohmmeter features Fast Test technology

    Megger |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Megger's new MTO210 transformer ohmmeter is suitable for measuring the DC resistance of magnetic winding and for checking the operation of on-load tap changers.

  • Tristar details plasma treatment for microfluidics

    Tristar Plastics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Tristar Plastics specialises in custom plastic fabrication and the surface treatment of polymer components used in many test devices.

  • Tristar develops pump for opthalmic micro-surgery

    Tristar Plastics |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Tristar has partnered with a university research facility and surgical-device manufacturer in the development of a new tool that can be used for opthalmic micro-surgery.

  • Tristar modifies reel-to-reel device surface

    Tristar Plastics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Tristar's Surface Modification Division is enabling healthcare companies to change the materials and enhance the surface properties of their products to improve patient treatment.

  • Tristar plasma treatment improves surgical filters

    Tristar Plastics |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Tristar is partnering with medical companies to help them improve treatment processes while enhancing patient outcomes via its plasma treatment of blood filters used in orthopedic surgery.

  • Tristar plasma treats polymer components

    Tristar Plastics |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Tristar is able to plasma treat, or 'superclean', catheter suppliers' polymer components before they apply a lubricious coating to the devices.

  • Tristar uses plasma treatment on jet-engine clamps

    Tristar Plastics |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    Tristar's plasma surface treatment has been used to treat the wire clamp devices used to secure jet engines.

  • Trolex forms industrial division for sensor tools

    Trolex |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Trolex has formed an industrial division in response to the growing markets in oil and gas, power generation and distribution, and the water utilities and metal industries.

  • Turbopumps suitable for industrial environments

    Pfeiffer Vacuum |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Pfeiffer Vacuum has introduced the Hipace M series of magnetically levitated turbopumps for analytical, coating, semiconductor technology and research and development applications.

  • Turning centre enables low-cost parts production

    Tornos |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    At Mach 2010, Tornos showed its Gamma turning centre, which is said to enable customers in the automotive, medical, electronics and subcontract industries to produce complex parts at a low cost.

  • Turning centre has CNC control for turn milling

    Miyano |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    The combination of Citizen CNC control and software with Miyano machine-tool technology has resulted in the Miyano BNX-42SY fixed-head turning centre for turn-milling applications.

  • TV maker selects Si217x silicon television tuner

    Silicon Laboratories |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Silicon Laboratories has announced that Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America has selected the Si217x silicon television tuner for its Unisen brand of immersive sound LED TVs.

  • TVS diodes protect sensitive electronic components

    NXP Semiconductors |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    NXP Semiconductors has extended its transient voltage suppressor (TVS) diodes portfolio designed to protect sensitive components against transient voltages in industrial and automotive applications.

  • Two-channel audio analyser for production testing

    Audio Precision |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Audio Precision, the recognised standard in audio test and measurement, has introduced the APx515, a two-channel audio analyser optimised for production testing applications.

  • Tyco develops PoE Plus connector interface

    TE Connectivity |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Tyco Electronics has developed a high-power interface for switches, routers, hubs, wireless access points, network cameras, video/IP telephones, point-of-sale terminals and thin client computers.

  • Tyco renames connector for indoor lighting

    TE Connectivity |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Tyco Electronics' 7.5mm HVL power connector for commercial refrigeration, indoor and architectural lighting applications has been renamed the Nector S line connector.

  • Ufone uses DMG VMC for heavy component machining

    DMG |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Ufone, a specialist in subcontract machining of large, heavy components, has chosen the DMF500 Linear four-/five-axis vertical machining centre from DMG to cut drilling and milling cycle times.

  • UHF transceiver for power-constrained applications

    Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Radiometrix’s new ultra-high-frequency (UHF) narrowband transceiver is suitable for electronic point-of-sale (EPOS) equipment, barcode scanners, data logging systems and high-end security/fire alarms.

  • Ultracomp bearings excel in rotary applications

    Tristar Plastics |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Ultracomp bearings from Tristar Plastics have been selected by a manufacturer of military technology for use on a ground-based military device.

  • Ultra-compact CMOS cameras for industrial use

    Alrad Instruments |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Alrad Imaging has introduced ultra-compact CMOS cameras from The Imaging Source that are suitable for machine vision, automation, quality control, medical, logistical and security applications.

  • Unison launches all-electric tube benders at Mach

    Unison |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Unison launched a range of all-electric tube bending machines, ideal for most small- to medium-diameter applications involving high-precision small batch sizes and expensive materials, at Mach 2010.

  • Unit enhances oil lubrication for cement industry

    SKF |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    SKF has launched an Oil Conditioning Unit designed to enhance oil lubrication in a range of demanding applications across industries including cement, mining and quarrying.

  • UPS protects IT equipment in domestic environments

    Riello UPS |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Riello's iPlug is an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) that has been designed to protect IT and AV equipment in domestic and small home-office environments.

  • USB connector for space-constrained applications

    FCI |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    FCI has introduced a durable mini-USB connector suitable for use in mobile phones, MP3 players, personal digital assistants and digital cameras.

  • USB TFT monitors enhance user productivity

    Advantech-GPEG |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    GPEG has introduced its 'eyepad' range of USB TFT monitors in 7in and 10.1in versions designed to increase the user's view and productivity.

  • USB transceiver supports smartphone applications

    Texas Instruments |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Texas Instruments has introduced the TUSB1310 Superspeed USB (USB 3.0) transceiver, which supports applications including surveillance cameras, smartphones, portable media players and more.

  • Vaisala releases industrial measurement catalogue

    Vaisala |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Vaisala has introduced a catalogue of its industrial measurement instruments, which are suitable for use in building automation, power generation, life science and high-technology applications.

  • Valve improves backwash flow control at CHP plant

    Emerson Process Management |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Emerson Process Management's Fisher Control-Disk valve has improved backwash flow control within the water treatment system at E.ON's combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Northwich, Cheshire.

  • Variable speed drive suits cutting processes

    Schneider Electric |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Schneider Electric has launched the ATV32 variable speed drive (VSD), which is designed to be fully compatible with the space-saving Lexium 32 range of motor controllers.

  • Vartech releases industrial equipment LCDs

    Vartech Systems |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Vartech Systems has released the second generation of its Diamondvue and Crystalvue product ranges of industrial equipment LCDs.

  • V-Cone flowmeters chosen for gas metering skid

    Able Instruments and Controls |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Oil and Gas Systems, a supplier of equipment for onshore and offshore installations, has purchased Able McCrometer V-Cone meters for its gas metering skid for the new Oselvar production module.

  • VE460 tool performs pipe preparation for joining

    Victaulic |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Victaulic's VE460 shop fabrication roll grooving tool enables pipe preparation for efficient and reliable, flame-free joining of pipes from 100-1,500mm in diameter, depending on pipe material.

  • Vector grinding machine produces automotive part

    Curtis Machine Tools |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Curtis Machine Tools has won an order from an Indian customer to supply three Vector twin-spindle grinding machines for the production of a high-volume automotive component.

  • Veolia filters aid effluent wastewater treatment

    Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Glen Water has selected Hydrotech Discfilter technology from Veolia for a project that is providing final effluent wastewater treatment and a sludge disposal solution in compliance with EU Directives.

  • Veolia uses noise loggers to manage water networks

    Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Veolia Water has been using Halma Water Management's (HWM's) Permalog+ noise loggers to effectively manage water networks at an increased efficiency and lower cost.

  • Verderflex hose pumps improve salt production download

    Verder |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    A range of Verderflex peristaltic pumps has helped a salt producer in Spain to enhance its process.

  • Versatile robot suits material handling, assembly

    ABB Robotics |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    The ABB IRB 120 robot is suitable for material handling and assembly applications in the electronic, food and beverage, machinery, solar, pharmaceutical, medical and research sectors.

  • Versiondog provides control in HMI/SCADA systems

    SolutionsPT |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    SolutionsPT has extended its product range to include Versiondog, a solution to the problem of version control and change tracking in automation control and HMI/SCADA applications.

  • Vertical turning centres for large-part production

    MAG Industrial Automation Systems |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    MAG Industrial Automation Systems has detailed its range of vertical turning centres for large-part manufacturing in industries such as wind and nuclear.

  • Vibrating point level switch for dry bulk solids

    Siemens Automation and Drives |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Siemens Industry Automation Division has added the Sitrans LVS100 to its line of vibrating point level switches for high, low, or demand levels of dry bulk solids in bins, silos or hoppers.

  • Vibration monitors works in hazardous settings

    Metrix Electronics |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Metrix has introduced the Pro440 single-channel vibration switch, which has been approved for use in hazardous areas and is suitable for cooling-tower, fan and pumping applications.

  • Vibratory bowl machines enable component polishing

    PDJ Vibro |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Dowse Engineering is using vibratory bowl finishing machines from PDJ Vibro for rumbling and polishing precision components for companies in motor racing, medical technology and aerospace.

  • Vibxpert II diagnoses complex vibration problems

    Ludeca |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Ludeca has added Vibxpert II to the Prueftechnik range of portable route-based vibration data collectors.

  • Vibxpert II diagnoses complex vibration problems

    Ludeca |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Ludeca has added Vibxpert II to the Prueftechnik range of portable route-based vibration data collectors.

  • Victrex to present material developments at K-Show

    Victrex |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Victrex Polymer Solutions will showcase new products and technologies in areas such as composites, laser sintering, wear reduction, films and coatings at K-Show 2010 in Dusseldorf, Germany.

  • Viper robot reduces structure-borne vibration

    Engel |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Engel's new viper linear robot features weight-saving laser-welding steel sections and a high manipulation weight and is said to combine maximum stability with excellent dynamics.

  • Visibility ERP solution supports Cloud delivery

    Visibility |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Visibility has released Visibility.net ERP On-Demand, a fully integrated enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution designed to meet the needs of complex manufacturers, delivered via the Cloud.

  • Visibility to bring full ERP to Apple Ipad device

    Visibility |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Visibility has announced plans to bring the full Visibility.net enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution - designed to meet the needs of complex manufacturers - to the Apple Ipad device.

  • Voice announcing system for rail environments

    Interalia Communications |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Interalia has launched the Commander digital voice announcing system, an industrial PC with touch-screen graphical interface that can withstand the harsh working environment of the rail industry.

  • VPT launches EMI filter for harsh environments

    VPT |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    VPT has launched an electromagnetic interference (EMI) filter module for distributed power systems, suitable for harsh environments such as severe vibration, shock and temperature cycling conditions.

  • W22 motors aid production of sustainable bio-fuels

    WEG Electric Motors |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    WEG has supplied a number of W22 high-efficiency motors to Biowanze in Belgium for the production of sustainable bio-fuels.

  • W22 motors aid production of sustainable bio-fuels

    WEG Electric Motors |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    WEG has supplied a number of W22 high-efficiency motors to Biowanze in Belgium for the production of sustainable bio-fuels.

  • W22 motors ideal for water industry applications

    WEG Electric Motors |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    WEG Electric Motors has announced that its W22 high-efficiency motors conform to the Water Industry Mechanical and Electrical Specification, reducing whole life motor costs in the water industry.

  • Walter offers thread tap for cast-iron workpieces

    Walter |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    The Prototyp Paradur Eco-CI tap from tooling company Walter is able to accommodate dry machining and offers fast and cost-effective thread generation in cast-iron workpieces.

  • Water-jetting units employ Parker solenoid valves

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    The latest solenoid valves from Parker Hannifin form an integral part of the safety system installed in a fleet of high-pressure and ultra-high-pressure water-jetting units from Denholm MacNamee.

  • Watson-Marlow pumps eliminate cavitation

    Watson-Marlow Pumps |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Three Masosine SPS4 pumps from Watson-Marlow have enabled beverage manufacturer Halewood to eliminate cavitation and to reduce the unloading times for sugars and syrups.

  • Waveform generators for electronic device testing

    Tabor Electronics |Thu, 3 Jun 2010

    Tabor Electronics has released its Wavexciter series of high-speed arbitrary waveform generators for electronic test applications.

  • Waveform/function generator for PXI platform

    Tabor Electronics |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Tabor Electronics has launched a 250MS/s arbitrary waveform/function generator for the PXI platform.

  • Web application demonstrates IP core capabilities

    Evatronix |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Evatronix has introduced an online application that demonstrates the capabilities of the company's JPEG 2000 Encoder IP core for SoC designers.

  • Webinars focus on Intelligent Sensor Management

    Mettler Toledo |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    Mettler Toledo has announced a series of on-demand webinars dedicated to educating viewers about the benefits of its Intelligent Sensor Management (ISM) platform.

  • Welding enclosures for sports/racing car industry

    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques has launched a range of flexible inert-gas welding enclosures for the sports and racing car industry.

  • Weldwide offers welding and purging products

    Weldwide Solutions |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    Weldwide Solutions has launched a new range of welding, purging and pipe-stopping products for welding applications.

  • Well plate provides reliable compound storage

    Porvair Sciences |Fri, 11 Jun 2010

    The 2ml square deep-well microplate from Porvair Sciences is designed for laboratories tasked with high-integrity compound storage, fraction collection and SPE collection.

  • White light scanners deliver dimensional metrology

    Phase Vision Optical Metrology |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    3D measurement specialist Phase Vision launched its Quartz white light scanners for the automotive and aerospace industries at Mach 2010.

  • White paper addresses plastics hinge selection

    Elesa |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    A white paper from Elesa addresses the wide range of plastics hinges on the market and how it is often necessary to put a significant weight of equipment on even small doors.

  • White paper discusses electro-hydraulic actuators

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    Parker Hannifin has published a white paper looking at the latest compact electro-hydraulic actuator technology for use in space-critical industrial, mobile and remote applications.

  • White paper discusses energy management

    Rockwell Automation |Fri, 4 Jun 2010

    A white paper from Rockwell outlines the potential efficiency gains that commercial and industrial energy users can achieve by applying an integrated, algorithmic approach to energy management.

  • Wildeck introduces Laddergard safety swing gates

    Wildeck |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Wildeck has introduced two safety swing gates that protect personnel within manufacturing operations, distribution centres, third-party logistics centres, warehouses and storerooms.

  • WIMES-compliant motors for water/waste treatment

    WEG Electric Motors |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    WEG's W22 line of motors, suitable for water and waste treatment applications, is Water Industry Mechanical and Electrical Specification (WIMES) compliant.

  • Winco unveils steel cam units for clamping

    JW Winco |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    JW Winco now offers series GN 918.5 Stainless Steel Eccentrical Cam Units for clamping applications.

  • Wire EDMs speed production on MOCVD machines

    Sodi-tech EDM |Wed, 23 Jun 2010

    Cambridge Electron Beam has installed the Sodick from Sodi-Tech EDM, enabling it to cut cycle times by 50 per cent when producing large heater parts for MOCVD machines.

  • Wire products made using plasma welding processes

    William Hughes |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    William Hughes is using plasma welding processes to manufacture a variety of wire products for industries ranging from consumer electrical goods through to automotive.

  • Wireless access point targets industrial Ethernet

    Ethernet Direct |Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    Ethernet Direct has launched Falcon FWO-732, an industrial dual-band outdoor wireless access point designed for industrial Ethernet applications.

  • Wireless DSP devices for base-station PHY and MAC

    Octasic |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Octasic, a provider media processing and wireless solutions, has introduced a range of multi-core DSP devices for base-station PHY and MAC.

  • Wireless mesh network solution for industrial use

    Honeywell Process Solutions |Fri, 18 Jun 2010

    Honeywell has enhanced its Onewireless solution, which enables plants to accommodate wireless field devices that perform functions ranging from asset monitoring to non-critical process control.

  • Wireless monitoring units detect gas presence

    Draeger |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    The waterproof Draeger X-zone 5000 wireless monitoring units detect and communicate the presence of a range of toxic, combustible and explosive gases over longer distances.

  • Witt gas analyser features Bluetooth connectivity

    Witt Gas Techniques |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Witt has added a Bluetooth interface and a built-in barcode reader to its Oxybaby 6.0 hand-held gas analyser, which can help perform quality control checks in food packaging applications.

  • WorkNC CAM software speeds part production

    Sescoi |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    The six seats of WorkNC CAM software that Patterson Mold and Tool uses on its shop floor have improved productivity by 30 per cent.

  • Workshop focuses on root cause analysis

    Reliable Manufacturing |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Change management consultancy company Reliable Manufacturing has announced a Root Cause Analysis Workshop, set to take place on 7-8 July 2010 in Teesside.

  • WQuattro motors incorporate hybrid design

    WEG Electric Motors |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    WEG's new WQuattro line of motors employs a hybrid design to achieve high efficiency and is therefore suitable for energy-conscious customers.

  • Xilinx introduces field-programmable gate arrays

    Xilinx |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Xilinx has introduced a series of field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs), enabling developers to implement programmable solutions in portable ultrasound equipment and automobile infotainment systems.

  • X-ray inspection in Chinese food manufacture

    Mettler Toledo |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Mettler Toledo explains why X-ray inspection is a compulsory stage that Chinese manufacturers have to perform to ensure product safety, as new legislation on food safety is strictly regulated.

  • XRF spectrometer ideal for forensic analysis tasks

    Spectro Analytical Instruments |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    The Spectro Midex from Spectro Analytical Instruments is a sensitive XRF spectrometer designed for the identification of toxic elements in electronic devices and forensic analysis.

  • XVL System Toolkit streamlines document creation

    Lattice Technology |Wed, 16 Jun 2010

    Lattice Technology has released version 3.1 of its XVL System Toolkit software for digital mock-up and technical documentation.

  • XYZ exhibits turning centre range at Mach 2010

    XYZ Machine Tools |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    XYZ Machine Tools has showcased its range of turning centres at Mach 2010, including the XYZ TC320 LTY turning centre and the mid-range XYZ 1020 vertical machining centre (VMC).

  • Yamazaki Mazak presents machining centres at Mach

    Yamazaki Mazak |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Yamazaki Mazak unveiled the Hyper Variaxis 630 high-speed, high-precision, multi-surface simultaneous five-axis machine and the Horoizontal Center Nexus 6000 for general-purpose tasks at Mach 2010.

  • Yarn combines two flame-retardant materials

    Federal-Mogul |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Federal-Mogul has developed a polyethylene terephthalate yarn that can be used to delay to spread of fire within public transport infrastructure or within buildings and other stationary applications.

  • Yokogawa upgrades Plant Resource Manager package

    Yokogawa |Mon, 7 Jun 2010

    Yokogawa Electric has released an upgrade to Plant Resource Manager (PRM), an integrated device management software package for centrally managing, monitoring and diagnosing plant field devices.

  • Young enhances onsite calibration services

    Young Calibration |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Young Calibration has extended its UKAS accreditation to cover onsite calibration for pressure, speed, voltage, current, resistance and electrical temperature simulation.

  • YSI water quality monitors provide real-time data

    YSI Hydrodata |Tue, 8 Jun 2010

    YSI Hydrodata has installed five buoy-mounted automatic water quality monitors at the Tyne Tunnel project to ensure that construction operations do not significantly affect river water quality.

  • Z-Comms launches fixed-frequency synthesiser

    Z-Communications |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Z-Communications has launched the RoHS compliant fixed-frequency synthesiser model SFS6400A-LF in C-band for point-to-point and satellite communication applications.

  • Zetasizer Nano optimises water treatment processes

    Malvern Instruments |Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    A particle characterisation system from Malvern is being used to support water treatment plant operators in optimising processes and is removing the need to wait for external laboratory results.

  • Zyfilm brings touch functionality to store windows

    Zytronic |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Screenvision, a provider of display and touch-screen technology, is using Projected Capacitive Technology (PCT)-based touch sensor products from Zytronic on an upgrade project for one of its clients.