Learn, understand and do!

The Tettnang Electronics College focuses on practical, real-world applications. The newly opened iLearningFactory 4.0 is an entire production chain for packing plastic chips and is realistically simulated. Students enjoy hands-on experience of what Industry 4.0 is all about. Murrelektronik places a lot of value on young professionals receiving the highest education – which is why Read more about Learn, understand and do![…]

A+W Smart Companion: Scan smarter with smartphones

The bar code scanner has established itself as an indispensable tool in industry and trade – and also long since in the flat glass and construction elements industry. From incoming goods receipt in the warehouse to status registration in production, on through to delivery confirmation; data is recorded via bar code scanning and transmitted to Read more about A+W Smart Companion: Scan smarter with smartphones[…]

Modular Diagnostic Tool 2.0 – The Future of Diagnostics

Sontheim presents the new Modular Diagnostic Tool 2.0, to access diagnostic data in standardized way. The MDT 2.0 tools offers various possibilities to create, structure and run diagnostic workflows using the industry standard OTX (Open Test sequence eXchange format) defined in ISO 13209. Re-Use of your diagnostic service descriptions in ODX (Open Diagnostic Data Exchange) Read more about Modular Diagnostic Tool 2.0 – The Future of Diagnostics[…]

Flexible and individual wiring almost without limits

Progressively decentralized automation, keyword industry 4.0, requires flexible and individual wiring in certain areas directly in the field and at the machine. The constantly growing number of sensors for monitoring operating and machine conditions also necessitates the use of field-attachable connector variants that can be assembled to enable flexible electrical connections directly in the field. Read more about Flexible and individual wiring almost without limits[…]

The degree of realization of Industry 4.0 in the sectors of the German machinery industry – Quest study

The new report in the Quest Trend Magazine publishes from the study the degrees of realization of Industry 4.0 in machine automation in ten sectors of mechanical engineering. The "degrees of realization" correspond to the five development stages in which Industry 4.0 is realized as a process. This starts with planned changes, continues with isolated Read more about The degree of realization of Industry 4.0 in the sectors of the German machinery industry – Quest study[…]

CETA Test Devices Ready to Meet Industry 4.0 Requirements with a Great Variety of Industrial Interfaces

CETA Testsysteme GmbH is a manufacturer of leak and flow testers with over 30 years of experience in the field of industrial testing technology. Thousands of CETA leak and flow testers are used in production lines all over the world by renowned industrial customers. However, the high level of automation also brings about increasing demands Read more about CETA Test Devices Ready to Meet Industry 4.0 Requirements with a Great Variety of Industrial Interfaces[…]

Big Summer Sale 2018: 50% off ALL* CUR3D licenses

…until 2018-08-31 you can get with us EVERY* CUR3D license for half the price. In addition, we are giving away a CraftUnique CraftBot Plus among the first 10 buyers. Also for our existing customers this offer applies: Extend your CUR3D license to the Summer Sale price and receive the selected license automatically at the end of Read more about Big Summer Sale 2018: 50% off ALL* CUR3D licenses[…]

EuroBLECH 2018 rewards 5 businesses in this year’s “Step into the digital reality” online competition

For the third time, outstanding organisations and companies in the sheet metal working industry are invited to enter the EuroBLECH 2018 online competition in five categories, now open at https://www.euroblech.com/2018/english/awards/. Recognition will be given for best practice, innovation, excellence and outstanding performance. Five winners, one in each category, will be selected by professionals in the Read more about EuroBLECH 2018 rewards 5 businesses in this year’s “Step into the digital reality” online competition[…]

Digitalization in Manufacturing: High Performance 3D Printed Tools and Spare Parts

The global smart manufacturing market size was valued at USD 172,34 billion in 2016 and is expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period of 2018-2025*. With the advent of new advanced technologies, it is believed that we are on the verge of an industrial era, which can fundamentally change the global manufacturing industry. Read more about Digitalization in Manufacturing: High Performance 3D Printed Tools and Spare Parts[…]

Scan System Intelligence for Mass Production

Well-timed for LASYS in Stuttgart, laser deflection and positioning technology leader SCANLAB GmbH announces series production of its high-end excelliSCAN scan system. This premium scan head proved its suitability for reliable industrial deployment in series micro-machining, and has now itself gone into series production. Last but not least, the scan head’s built-in intelligence predestines it Read more about Scan System Intelligence for Mass Production[…]