In line with the motto “Infinite opportunities from infinite data”, Siemens has organized its own virtual event within the scope of the SPS trade fair: It is the ideal setting to present new products, services, and solutions from its Digital Enterprise portfolio which enable customers from the manufacturing and process industries to respond to ever more rapidly changing market requirements and general conditions. To make this happen, Siemens combines the real and digital worlds. Industrial enterprises can thus leverage the benefits of automation, electrification and digitalization in order to act both flexibly and sustainably while at the same time making extensive use of the data generated.
Koyo Bearings, a division of JTEKT Corporation, specialized in design and engineering of a wide range of roller bearings for numerous applications, ranging from automotive-and windmill applications to aerospace and tunnel drilling equipment, has now developed a special ultra-thin deep groove ball bearing for application in speed reducers for robots.
Siemens has inaugurated the Center of Excellence of the Naval Sector (CESENA) in Ferrol, Spain, where state-of-the-art facilities are equipped with the latest technologies to improve all phases of the ship design and construction process with the aim of transforming the entire value chain of the shipbuilding industry and boosting its competitiveness.
Meije, manufacturer of overhead cranes, gantry cranes, installer of handling equipment and member of Verlinde's EUROPONT and after-sales network, has won a tender for the renewal of a travelling crane in the hydroelectric plant at Mauzac, Dordogne. Present production of electricity at the plant enables some 15,000 households to be provided with this source of energy. The replaced overhead crane was commissioned in 1924 when the facility was built. Having become obsolescent, its use was suspended in 2019.
For designers, spending time selecting the perfect coupling may be low on the priority list. However, ensuring an efficient and reliable connection between two shafts is paramount for system reliability and to avoid any costly redesigns. Huco, a leading brand of Altra Industrial Motion Corp., offers a comprehensive range of standard and customised couplings designed for most applications.
Thomson Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of linear motion control solutions, is pleased to announce that its Electrak LL electric actuator has won the Bronze Award in the 2021 Industrial Design, Engineering & Automation (IDEA)! Awards Contest. The readers of the US magazines Machine Designand Hydraulics & Pneumaticsvoted the actuator as one of the most exceptional product innovations they believe will help them improve safety, productivity and operational efficiency.
Rotary Power, part of the British Engines Group, has invested over £3 million in an automated DMG Mori machining cell which has been installed at the company’s manufacturing facility in the United Kingdom
With a robust, yet elegantly designed stainless steel front in IP65 protection, the 7” build-in panel ETT 736 is the right choice for applications with strict hygiene requirements. Examples of this are the pharma, food and packaging industries.