FSK promotes young talents in the industry

For more than 20 years, the Specialist Association Foamed Plastics and Polyurethanes (FSK) has been presenting its Innovation Awards, which are renowned throughout and beyond the industry. Outstanding ideas and projects in the categories "Technology" and "Design and Construction" from the sectors foamed plastics and polyurethanes are distinguished. The awards are traditionally presented during a Read more about FSK promotes young talents in the industry[…]

Trendsetting FSK Specialist Conference in Upper Austria

The participants of the 18th International FSK Specialist Conference Polyurethane 2017, which took place in Austria at the beginning of November, were captivated by inspiring specialist lectures, interesting factory tours and a communicative supporting programme. The Specialist Association Foamed Plastics and Polyurethanes (FSK) organised the two-day industry event at the Future Dome of the hosting Read more about Trendsetting FSK Specialist Conference in Upper Austria[…]

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Niemeyer is leaving the company at his own request

On December 31, 2017, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Niemeyer, chairman of the Executive Management Board at KHS GmbH, is leaving the company at his own request to face new challenges elsewhere. In his years in this post he has sustainably furthered technological product development, made an important contribution to significantly increasing sales and bringing about a Read more about Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Niemeyer is leaving the company at his own request[…]

Shougang Jingtang orders hot-dip galvanizing line for high-strength steel grades from SMS group

Shougang Jingtang United Iron & Steel Co., Ltd., China, has contracted SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to supply a continuous hot-dip galvanizing line for high-strength steel grades. This is the sixth strip processing line SMS group is going to install in this works on Caofeidian Island, a man-made island offshore the Chinese province of Hebei. As from 2019, Read more about Shougang Jingtang orders hot-dip galvanizing line for high-strength steel grades from SMS group[…]

Award winner ix Industrial® featured in two variants at SPS IPC Drives

HARTING will once again be represented by its three small giants at the SPS IPC Drives Fair in Nuremberg (28 to 30 November 2017, Hall 10 / Stand 140): the miniaturized connectors Captain ix (ix Industrial®), Miss M8ty (M8 D-coded) and Tw1ster (T1 Industrial®). The HARTING trio provide small, robust and fully industrial Ethernet connections Read more about Award winner ix Industrial® featured in two variants at SPS IPC Drives[…]

Automation: New HARTING current sensors powerful and rectangular

Thanks to their measurement capabilities, current sensors improve the monitoring and quality of the use of electrical equipment in automated production scenarios. The sensors e.g. precisely illustrate the current consumption of a drive. From the comparison of the data with other process parameters, the control can posit information regarding possible malfunctions. System monitoring intervenes before Read more about Automation: New HARTING current sensors powerful and rectangular[…]

HARTING at SPS IPC Drives: PushPull in the spotlight

At this year’s SPS IPC Drives trade fair in Nuremberg (28 to 30 November 2017), the HARTING Technology Group will once again be showcasing numerous new products. This year’s focus is on the PushPull series. The Technology Group will be presenting various new solutions from the PushPull series at its stand (Hall 10/Stand 140). In Read more about HARTING at SPS IPC Drives: PushPull in the spotlight[…]

Industrial connectors Han®: Module protects sensitive electronics

In addition to energy and data, highly automated production plants require one thing above all: the reliable and powerful transmission of signals from measuring, control and regulation technology. Minimal downtimes are a decisive factor in the profitability of production plants. Unpredictable failures, e.g. due to negligence, fire or overvoltages can be expensive. Protection against overvoltage Read more about Industrial connectors Han®: Module protects sensitive electronics[…]

MICA.network presents I4.0 solutions at SPS IPC Drives

HARTING will team with system partners to present applications for IIoT and Industrie 4.0 based on the MICA Edge Computing System at this year’s SPS IPC Drives Fair in Nuremberg (28 to 30 November, Hall 10 / Stand 140). HARTING will focus on solutions featuring individual function boards of the MICA, which makes it extremely Read more about MICA.network presents I4.0 solutions at SPS IPC Drives[…]

Edge Computing System MICA integrates wireless sensors

HARTING`s Edge Computing System MICA (Modular Industrial Computing Architecture) monitors machines and processes the generated data. To extend its capabilities further, HARTING has teamed with Arrow Electronics in developing a new MICA Wireless Sensor Networks solution that adds wireless communications functionality to the machine-monitoring system. This new solution will be launched at HARTING`s stand at Read more about Edge Computing System MICA integrates wireless sensors[…]