The Brazilian motor manufacturer WEG has acquired a German electric motor and gearbox company called Württembergische...
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►Schneider Electric is in talks to sell its CST sensors business
A world-record-beating electric dragster, that can accelerate from 0–60mph (96.5km/h) in 1.5 seconds, will be...
►MTA DG Graham Dewhurst announces his retirement
►CBI calls for Government action on skills shortage
►Motor-Driven Systems joins D&C Show seminar line-up
A robot controlled by a mobile phone will attempt to break the world record for solving a Rubik’s Cube at science...
►IE5 permanent magnet motor will make Hannover debut
►Robot ping-pong match video draws viewers – and critics
►Synchronous motor pitch control shuts down turbines safely
The German remote maintenance specialist MB Connect Line has developed what is claimed to be the world’s first...
►PID controllers handle a variety of inputs
►Electronic breaker protects groups of loads up to 16A
►Software sets functions of versatile vision sensor
If the recent SPS IPC Drives show is an accurate indicator, the automation industry appears to be shaking off...
►Countdown for inefficient fan systems in the EU
►Hannover Fair 2013 exclusive show report
►How to avoid machine vision’s blind spots
India’s biggest car-maker, Maruti Suzuki, is turning increasingly to the CC-Link open network to help it cut...
►Automated tester puts the squeeze on tennis balls
►Robots help to give whisky barrels a new lease of life
►Etch-a-sketch artwork is up to scratch
It can be difficult to keep track of changes in EN standards. Machine safety expert Paul Laidler, who is business...
►Evolution v technology: influencing natural selection
►Complex assemblies: a grey area for machine safety
►Have we turned the corner?
Festo has published a White Paper aimed at helping machine designers to improve their electropneumatic controls...
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►How to migrate from a legacy DCS
►Functional integration can save time and boost efficiency