elobau opens its own virtual showroom, the eloLounge. To mark the opening, the eloLounge Days will take place from 15 June - 17 June. Over the three days, there will be presentations covering the whole elobau world. 100m record holder Julian Reus is also among the speakers.
SCHUNK has again increased its gripper fingers program, and they can be exchanged more rapidly now: whereas the proven SCHUNK BSWS jaw quick-change system required an Allen key for operation, however, the new manual BSWS-M system only requires the push of a button to mechanically unlock the top jaw and pull away from the gripper.
The SecurityBridge firewall from Pilz now also guarantees the monitoring of data communication between any other network subscribers outside of the Pilz range. As such there is even greater flexibility to incorporate it into existing industrial automation networks. Thanks to authentication and permission management, the SecurityBridge efficiently protects against potential data manipulation. As a result, the open firewall from Pilz increases plant availability.
The latest innovations in yaw brake systems and disc resurfacing for wind turbines generators (WTGs) can turn a costly and time-consuming activity into a minimally invasive process that can be completed in a breeze. Turbine operators interested in these novel solutions to maintain yaw brakes and their discs in optimum conditions while maximising responsiveness and uptime should consult with specialist service providers to see what they can offer.