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New ASTA-certified low-voltage circuit breakers revealed by Mitsubishi Electric

The challenge for designers and installers of low-voltage switchgears and  control units is how to meet the rigorous approval requirements for user protection and system safety under normal operating conditions, for example […]

Rockwell Automation expands its manufacturing intelligence software suite

From maintenance personnel to executives, the workforce in industrial enterprises is increasingly on the move. Rockwell Automation is expanding mobile capabilities within its enterprise manufacturing intelligence software suite to bring customers the […]

Multi-Contact AG introduces right-angled male connector RobiFix-TWA

The RobiFix family is growing with a new solution for joint 6 (J6), allowing to connect the dresspack end from the side instead of the top. When the space above the welding transformer […]

The lifespan of insulated medium voltage cables extended by new Siemens service

With Califex, Siemens’ Smart Grid Division is offering a new service to energy suppliers, utilities and industrial plants initially in Germany, Sweden and Norway. This service extends the lifespan of insulated medium […]


Mitsubishi Electric introduced FR-A800 inverters for use in factory automation and machinery

One of the highlights on the Mitsubishi Electric stand at this year’s SPS IPC Drives were the new-generation FR-A800 inverters. The ultramodern drive has been specially designed for use in classic plant […]


Introducing the new range of Keyence static eliminators with SJ series

The new comprehensive range of Keyence static eliminators offers significant benefits. Featuring a differential method that eliminates the need for adjustments, they produce oppositely charged ions and create a high-precision ion balance. […]


HARTING expands lightweight industrial connectors Han-Eco® series

HARTING has expanded its Han-Eco® series of robust lightweight industrial connectors with a range of monoblock inserts offering higher contact densities and a snap-in function that provides tool-free installation. The Han-Eco® series […]


Laser coating and laser hardening by Reis Robotics

The company NUTECH in Neumünster for many years has been working as toll manufacturer, job-shop factory and supplier of special laser inside coating optics. In the past, the applied systems were special systems specifically […]


Mitsubishi Electric Creates A New PLC Category By Launching The New FX3S

Why settle for a logic block when you can have a powerful Micro PLC instead? The new FX3S PLC from Mitsubishi Electric completes the market-leading FX3 compact PLC range with the most […]


Siemens Expands Industrial Wireless Machine Networking For Cabinets And Field Level

New Scalance W access points and client modules in compact Simatic design for wireless machine networking and applications at the field level. Two product lines: low-cost solution with 150 Mbit/s bandwidth and […]


Microscan Participates at the VDMA Machine Vision Pavilion at SPS IPC Drives

Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision and lighting, will demonstrate its industrial machine vision and auto ID solutions for electronics manufacturing and automation at the VDMA Machine Vision Pavilion […]


The Inspection of Bond Wire With Machine Vision Cameras

  Innovative imaging system with AVT digital cameras measures microscopic bond wire connections with unmatched precision. Bond wire, a metal wire of only a few micrometers thickness, is used for connections in […]


The new lightweight robot from KUKA – Curtain up for the LBR iiwa!

At iREX in Tokyo, KUKA is presenting the first lightweight robot for industrial applications KUKA is opening up a new chapter in the story of robotics and presenting the LBR iiwa – […]