Global revenues from sales of medium-voltage variable-speed drives (MV VSDs) slumped by more than 10% during ...
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Delphi Automotive is buying the UK-headquartered cable management specialist HellermannTyton Group in a deal ...
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The German couplings specialist KTR has developed a passive clamping system that can clamp both axial forces ...
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A key focus at the 2015 Hannover Fair, held from 13–17 April, was the integrated digital factory. O ...
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India’s biggest car-maker, Maruti Suzuki, is turning increasingly to the CC-Link open network to help it cu ...
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It can be difficult to keep track of changes in EN standards. Machine safety expert Paul Laidler, who is business ...
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Eaton has produced a pair of White Papers that cover aspects of the ErP (energy-related products) Directive. ...
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