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ABB´s IRB 1200 compact, flexible, fast and functional small industrial robot

Have you ever wanted to make your machines 15% smaller and 10% faster? ABB’s IRB 1200 industrial robot allows you to do exactly that. Specifically, it targets the needs of the Material Handling […]

Eaton presents its new electro hydraulic precision control machine

Market shifts within industry 4.0, intelligent factories and smart energy are challenging companies to offer the seamless integration of multiple different technologies and disciplines. Within this field Eaton’s complementary electric and hydraulic […]

Pepperl+Fuchs new Switch Disconnectors and Safety Switches

For years, electrical switching devices for explosion-hazardous areas have been a focus for Pepperl+Fuchs. Now, the portfolio with electrical explosion protection has been updated with a completely new range of switch disconnectors (DIS*) […]

SICK develops new programmable sensor solutions with the concept of Industry 4.0

With its programmable sensor solutions and flexible concepts consisting of both software and hardware, SICK is taking a significant step in the direction of Industry 4.0 and networking the industrial value chain. […]


Panasonic introduces industry’s thinnest push-button type switch “Light Touch Switch”

Light Touch Switch” features IP67 protection for indoor and outdoor use Panasonic has lately introduced an SMD push-button type switch named “Light Touch Switch”, which is the thinnest of its kind currently […]


EMO 2017: Mazak´s iSmart full Industry 4.0 solution

Industry 4.0 will be placed at the centre of Yamazaki Mazak’s EMO 2017 stand with the reavealing of the company’s iSmart factory concept along with 25 new machines, including 15 making their […]


Mitsubishi Electric Contributes e-F@ctory Demonstration Zone in Changshu Innovation Centre

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) has given support and products for the recently completed e-F@ctory* demonstration zone within the Changshu Innovation Centre for Green & Intelligent Manufacturing, aimed at promoting intelligent manufacturing […]


PAL Robotics Claims 2017 to be the year of the stock-taking robot

In the face of growing competition from e-commerce, brick-and-mortar stores have the need to innovate. With lower costs, speed and ease-of-use on their side, online retailers are in prime position to take […]


Würth Elektronik eiSos Group intensifies its Formula E technology partnership

A furious end of the racing season, a major step forward for eMobility The situation couldn’t have been more thrilling: last weekend’s race in Montreal marked the end of an exciting season […]


easyTrans Automated Guided Transport by DS AUTOMOTION

The automated guided vehicle system easyTrans from DS AUTOMOTION relieves employees in production or logistics of transport tasks, freeing them up for their core tasks. Fully customised, easyTrans is ready for action […]


EMO 2017: DUALIS demonstrates transparent production processes in the smart factory

Smaller batch sizes, more complex components, a higher variety of products and the digital conversion are fundamentally changing the industrial production. The DUALIS GmbH IT Solution provides these processes with smart solutions for […]


Elatec´s M19 – Compact Ring Main Unit fot Network Stations

The switchgear M19 is a compact ring main unit for the application in local network stations. The installation takes place in compact stations and as well as in the cellar area of […]


Vanderlande got approved for primary X-ray systems at US airports

Vanderlande and its newly formed business unit Vanderlande Advanced Passenger Checkpoints (APC, formerly Optosecurity Corp.) have got approval from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for their Automated […]