The starting gun was sounded five years ago: Eplan, Rittal and Phoenix Contact founded a technology cooperation for panel building and switchgear manufacturing – “Smart Engineering and Production 4.0”. Its goal was the integrated digitisation of engineering and production processes.
NSK has released an upgraded drive for its PS/PN series of Megatorque Motors that offers even higher levels of safety and usability. The new EDD drive unit delivers broad interchangeability and functional compatibility with the previous generation EDC drive, which has proved popular among semiconductor and electronics manufacturers for its highly reliable and accurate performance. NSK’s updated EDD also refreshes the internal electronics to secure supply chain stability of essential components.
In Argentina, Dr Gustavo Nari has collaborated with engineering company Mirai3D to create biomedical models that significantly improve his surgical planning process thanks to the IDEX technology of his BCN3D Sigmax 3D printer.
Adjustable hand levers are definitely among the most important standard parts for clamping and fixing in place. They are found in all kinds of applications, and the Elesa+Ganter portfolio is correspondingly diverse – now even more so with new, more versatile models.
Wisconsin based Integrity Saw & Tool Inc. has purchased a VOLLMER CHX 840 circular saw blade sharpening machine with the VOLLMER HS automated loading station to provide capacity for a significant order the company has won from a new pallet manufacturing customer. The VOLLMER CHX 840 has increased productivity by 60%, permitted unmanned running and improved blade quality – without the VOLLMER CHX 840, fulfilling the new order ‘would have been impossible’.