The German gripping systems specialist Schunk has won this year’s Hermes technology award at the Hannover Fai ...
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►Idec buys Apem for $266m to create a $500m HMI giant
►ABB buys Austria's B&R to plug PLC and industrial PC gap
The Oxfordshire bearings specialist, Bowman International, has bought Midlands-based John Handley Bearings which ...
►Hammond promises to embrace 4IR to boost UK productivity
►UK manufacturers are ‘unprepared’ for Industry 4.0
►UK start-up aims to make life easier for IIoT developers
At the Hannover Fair in Germany, the Japanese automation supplier Omron has announced what it claims is the ...
►Severe-duty electric motors can be linked to the cloud
►Electric plane sets two speed records and performs first tow
►Octopus tentacles inspire pneumatic gripper
Two US companies have stepped in to offer substitutes for controls products that Rockwell Automation has made ...
►Open platform allows SIs to customise smart sensor apps
►IE4 servomotors deliver high torque and speeds
►Compensation functions optimise winding applications
Once again, the SPS IPC Drives automation and motion engineering mega-show, held every November in Nuremberg, ...
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►Hannover Fair 2015 exclusive show report
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 ...
►Keeping up with the changing face of EN safety standards
►Evolution v technology: influencing natural selection
►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. ...
►Why vee-guides are often the best choice for linear applications
►How OEMs can improve the efficiency of their machines
►The impact of energy management on DCS systems