The Finnish drives-maker Vacon is entering the medium-voltage and systems drives markets for the first time,...
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The Brazilian drive technology and motor manufacturer WEG has launched a mini frequency inverter which, it claims,...
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With the introduction of the EU's ERP directive, fan manufacturers face the challenge of either improving the...
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India’s biggest car-maker, Maruti Suzuki, is turning increasingly to the CC-Link open network to help it cut...
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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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