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Planning for Obsolescence

After looking at the existing motor and the space envelope available, Sound Leisure, together with maxon engineers, selected the maxon brushless EC 45mm flat motor. This brushless DC motor is part of a program of flat motors, ideal when space is at a premium.

Quality in the Era of COVID-19

Every day in 2020 has been somewhat of a surprise, but probably the biggest surprise of all has been how well manufacturers and quality teams have navigated all of the new rules, restrictions, PPE requirements and product mix changes that emerged.

Key Safety Certifications for Your Facility

Compliance with safety regulations can provide significant benefits. The right certification can ensure workers on the floor are as safe as possible and make your facility seem more trustworthy to potential partners.

AI in Manufacturing Market 2020 -26 Emerging Trends and Top Key Player

AI in Manufacturing will help companies achieve higher productivity and cost effectiveness over a period. One of the major applications where AI is deployed in the manufacturing plants is Asset maintenance.

USA Investing in Africa: The Hidden Story of 2021 Manufacturing

Historically international companies avoided investing in Africa due to reports of corruption, unsafe business environments, and poor government policies. That is changing. Several organizations and government initiatives include strategies eliminating these concerns.

Readers Choice 2020: Quality 4.0: The 3 Most Important Technologies for Manufacturers

This article will explain the three technologies, that, based on Boston Consulting Group’s Quality 4.0 study – will be deployed by most manufacturers who are planning to improve their quality management.

Which Technologies Are Revolutionizing Auto Manufacturing?

The auto industry is undergoing a major transformation. A wave of new technologies from outside the industry — especially Industry 4.0 technology — is starting to influence industry workflows significantly.

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Happy New Year from Atlas, Spot and Handle

The Boston Dynamics crew got together to celebrate the start of what we all hope will be a happier year. Happy New Year from all of us.

Manufacturing and Processing: Smart Moisture Measurement Technology Continually Optimizes Product and Process Quality

Instant measurement and production line correction is enabled since calculations are performed in real-time inside the sensor and data is analyzed multiple times per second with integrated software

How Factories and Manufacturers Can Create a Cleaner and Healthier Environment for Their Workers

When dust accumulates and reaches hazardous levels, it can cause respiratory issues and damage machinery. If it builds too much, manufacturers risk the threat of a fire. Instead, it’s critical to pinpoint the obstacles and create a plan to overcome them.

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Solenis and Diversey Sign Global Partnership Agreement That Adds Significant Value to the Food and Beverage Industry

Diversey will become Solenis' new distribution partner for its complete portfolio of water and process treatment chemicals to the food and beverage industry.

Pfannenberg Announces New and Improved DTS 34X1C / DTS 36X1C Series Cooling Units with Efficient, Space-Saving Design

Pfannenberg, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of thermal management technologies, announces the release of updated 34X1C / DTS 36X1C Series Cooling Units, which offer superior capacity, more efficient design, and a robust build to ensure a longer service life of the cooling unit.

Lorin‌ ‌Anodized‌ ‌Aluminum‌ ‌-‌ ‌Made‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌U.S.A.‌ ‌

The press release announces that it continues to manufacture exclusively in the U.S.A. By retaining all employees and manufacturing processes in the U.S., Lorin guarantees that the coil-anodizing process is carried out with the attention to detail necessary to produce the industry-leading anodized aluminum Lorin offers.

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HEIDENHAIN - Linear Encoders for Length Measurement
HEIDENHAIN - Linear Encoders for Length Measurement

HEIDENHAIN - Linear Encoders for Length Measurement

Nothing beats the positioning accuracy of linear encoders from HEIDENHAIN. Available in absolute and incremental versions and ideal for a variety of applications-including machine tools, semiconductor machines and medical machines-these measuring solutions combat a variety of issues that erode precision.

Processing & Handling - Featured Company

Parvalux Electric Motors Ltd

Parvalux is a leading global manufacturer of geared motor solutions with over 70 years' experience in creating the perfect combination of motor and gearbox to match the customer's application. Whilst we offer thousands of standard options we can easily customize any motor or gearbox to meet your exact requirements at no or minimal extra cost. Our design team can work closely with your own to optimize your solution for your application helping you to secure a genuine competitive advantage in your market. Our products are found in hundreds of applications but we are particularly strong in healthcare, leisure, mobility, transport, and a diverse range of industrial applications.