Engineering

CPA

CPA launches good practice guide on hydraulic pressurising activities

The Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA) has launched a good practice guide on the safety aspects of pressurising hydraulic systems using an external energy source...

Machining & CNC

HEIDENHAIN

HEIDENHAIN controls are the hub of networked production

As part of the Industry 4.0 area at EMO 2017, HEIDENHAIN is presenting its Connected Machining system of production in which all work steps...

Drives & Controls

SIGMATEK

Strong Duo with HMI-Link: TAE 2343 and PC 443-W

With HMI-link technology, data transfer up to a 100 m distance is made simple. DVI, audio and USB signals can be transferred between the...

Manufacturing

AMRC

Bespoke packaging SME collaborates with the AMRC to develop low-cost robotic...

An autonomous robotic solution for improving process time and health and safety during the manufacture of cardboard boxes has been developed by the Integrated...

Intelligent Technology

AMI

Rapid recovery of stolen Bomag roller found in transit van

Criminals are still targeting smaller construction plant for theft but equipment tracking specialist AMI Group is continuing to recover stolen machines, as highlighted by...

Misc News

ABB

ABB wins $35 million substation upgrade order to strengthen southern German...

Compact Gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) technology to help increase capacity and reliability of power network.ABB has won an order worth around $35 million from German...

Case Studies

KASTOtec AC4 bandsaw

Stockholder increases bandsawing capacity in a small footprint

Two bandsaws from Kasto replace four conventional machinesAt the Newcastle-under-Lyme facility of special metals stockholder, Langley Alloys, two German-built KASTOtec bandsaws specified for cutting...