Energy-efficient construction elements: Elastopir® Blue permits forward-looking construction with better insulation value

PU system for customer-specific requirements Elastopir® Blue – Better lambda, better u-value, better efficiency Advanced insulation is a key to effective climate protection. This also applies to industrial buildings, cold stores, deep-freeze warehouses and other commercial buildings. At K 2019 in Düsseldorf, BASF will unveil Elastopir® Blue, a new PU rigid foam solution with a Read more about Energy-efficient construction elements: Elastopir® Blue permits forward-looking construction with better insulation value[…]

LAPP futureLab: smart connection technology on display

The future of connection technology holds exciting and surprising innovations in store. They can be seen at the SPS 2019 trade show in Nuremberg in the futureLab, a specially designed part of LAPP’s exhibition stand. The Stuttgart-based world market leader for integrated cable and connection solutions will provide an insight into the ideas currently being Read more about LAPP futureLab: smart connection technology on display[…]

Efficient pressure performance up to 45 bar!

Boosters are needed when, for production-related reasons, compressed air is required at a higher pressure than network pressure. With innovative speed-controlled all-in-one systems, Kaeser Kompressoren is proud to open a brand new chapter in booster compression. Kaeser’s new boosters provide the ideal solution for compressed air users in the brewery industry who require higher pressure Read more about Efficient pressure performance up to 45 bar![…]

Foundry-Planet Interview: Patrick André Shares Latest News From GIFA

We welcome Patrick André, CEO of Vesuvius. It is a pleasure to meet you here in Düsseldorf for the GIFA. 1) What sets GIFA (GMTN) apart from the other major industry events in the world? GMTN is considered the most important trade show for the businesses Vesuvius operates in, with a wide range of international Read more about Foundry-Planet Interview: Patrick André Shares Latest News From GIFA[…]

KMW Meets Increasing Demands on Sensing Elements with New Materials

Responding to new applications for its thin film sensor technology, and constant demand for increased accuracy, temperature stability and overall durability, KMW has developed sensing elements featuring more resistant substrates, more sensitive functional layers and more effective insulation and passivation materials. A primary factor driving these advances has been growing demand for pressure sensors from Read more about KMW Meets Increasing Demands on Sensing Elements with New Materials[…]

Adhesive tapes – use and function

When you hear the term adhesive tape, the first thing most of you will probably think of is the traditional adhesive tape used in offices or packing tape used for sealing shipping cartons. This is no surprise. After all, these are the applications that we seem to come across the most in our everyday lives. Read more about Adhesive tapes – use and function[…]

A rush of visitors to the Power2Drive

For the first time, STW took part in the Power2Drive, the international specialist trade fair for charging infrastructure and e-mobility, and was able to record a high number of visitors. The focus was placed on the "ELIAS" electric truck as well as the "powerMELA duo280" drive unit. In its coat of bright red paint, the Read more about A rush of visitors to the Power2Drive[…]

STW to present electric drive concept powerMELA duo280 for the retrofit business area

At this year’s Power2Drive trade fair in Munich, STW is to present its new drive package for utility vehicles with an output of 160 to 280 kW. This package comprises two electric motors with 80 or 140 kW output respectively. The motors drive the summation gearbox, which in turn transmits the force onto the standard Read more about STW to present electric drive concept powerMELA duo280 for the retrofit business area[…]

First rear mounting options for Han® metal hoods and housings

The metal hoods and housings of the Han® B, EMC and M series offer rear mounting options for contact inserts. This option greatly simplifies the preassembly of interfaces for control cabinets. With the new Han® metal housings, it is possible to lock the prefabricated inserts directly from the rear into the bulkhead mounting housing from Read more about First rear mounting options for Han® metal hoods and housings[…]

LAPP is a pioneer in the direct current revolution

Direct current (DC) is the future of energy supply and LAPP is launching special cables to hasten this future along. Many electrical consumers, including LED lights, industrial drives and electric vehicles, actually consume direct current. This means the alternating current (AC) from the socket needs to be converted to DC – a gigantic waste of Read more about LAPP is a pioneer in the direct current revolution[…]