Asia will overtake the Americas this year to become the world’s second-largest regional market for machine-safety...
►Schneider Electric is in talks to sell its CST sensors business
►ABB invests in ‘disruptive’ 3D motor technology
►Statement clarifies EU motor efficiency Regs change
The UK business secretary Vince Cable has announced the latest steps the government is taking to help manufacturers...
►PM announces electrotechnical apprentice standard
►UK manufacturing jobs grow at their fastest for 33 months
►Apprenticeships are twice as popular as degrees
Moog has developed a closed-loop pitch-speed control system for wind turbine blades that is based on synchronous...
►Fibre optic sensors check condition of rotating machines
►Technology finds and repairs EtherCat network faults
►Ping-pong match will pit human against 'world's fastest' robot
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...
►Energy efficiency of motor-driven systems
►How to migrate from a legacy DCS
►Functional integration can save time and boost efficiency