Siemens is setting up its Mechanical Drives (MD) business as a separate company, in a move that could lead to ...
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►Midea takes control of Israeli motion firm, Servotronix
►Nidec completes $1.2bn takeover of Emerson units
The Chinese automation and robotics manufacturer Estun Automation has bought the long-established British motion ...
►UK automation firms see no benefits from moving to WTO rules
►ABB picks Melling to run UK drives and controls business
►Mclennan takes on stepper drives after SmartDrive enters liquidation
Rethink Robotics, the US company behind the Baxter and Sawyer collaborative robots, has developed a new software ...
►UK technology will ‘revolutionise’ soft-starter market
►PLC safety concept ‘can save $300,000 a year'
►Holistic approach delivers predictive maintenance
The German controls manufacturer Vipa has announced a micro-PLC which, it claims, is the fastest on the market. ...
►Redesigned drives shrink by 73% to become ‘world's smallest’
►All-in-one MV drives use LV components to cut costs
►IP55 vector drives have built-in 10,000-step PLCs
Once again, the SPS IPC Drives automation and motion engineering mega-show, held every November in Nuremberg, ...
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India’s biggest car-maker, Maruti Suzuki, is turning increasingly to the CC-Link open network to help it cu ...
►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
If the UK votes to leave the EU in the upcoming referendum, it could have far-reaching effects for SMEs operating ...
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►Complex assemblies: a grey area for machine safety
Eaton has produced a pair of White Papers that cover aspects of the ErP (energy-related products) Directive. ...
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►How OEMs can improve the efficiency of their machines
►The impact of energy management on DCS systems