SMT production line detects PCB using RFID

PCBs communicate with their SMT production line and contain all the relevant manufacturing data. This is made possible by the RFID-4-SMT auto-ID solution from HARTING. It cuts error rates, radically simplifies documentation requirements and forms the basis for automated PCB production in a batch size of 1. When the PCB is made, a small UHF Read more about SMT production line detects PCB using RFID[…]

Apprenticeships at LAPP a model for success

Good training is the foundation upon which young people’s future professional success is built. That is why LAPP places such great value on apprenticeships. This commitment has also attracted praise from Winfried Kretschmann, Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg. Last night, he visited LAPP to find out about the quality of the apprenticeships on offer and the career Read more about Apprenticeships at LAPP a model for success[…]

Leitung Lagerlogistik (m/w) (Vollzeit | Frankenblick)

Ihre Aufgaben Sie organisieren und arbeiten gerne aktiv bei Wareneingang und Versand mit. Sie sind bereit die Mitarbeiterführung im Bereich Logistik zu übernehmen. Sie koordinieren und überwachen Inventuren. Sie übernehmen das gesamte Lagermanagement und arbeiten dabei vernetzt mit den Kollegen in der Produktion, im Vertrieb und im Einkauf zusammen. Sie gestalten die Organisation und Koordination Read more about Leitung Lagerlogistik (m/w) (Vollzeit | Frankenblick)[…]

The new dimension in decentralised drive controllers – KOSTAL’s INVEOR MP at SPS

At this year’s SPS IPC Drives, running between 27 and 29.11.2018 in Nuremberg, KOSTAL Industrie Elektrik GmbH (booth 3A-310) will be presenting its new INVEOR MP series – a new dimension in decentralised drive technology. The motor-mounted performance class member of the INVEOR family impresses in three respects: Efficient. Universal. Smart. • The technology delivers Read more about The new dimension in decentralised drive controllers – KOSTAL’s INVEOR MP at SPS[…]

Rheinmetall Mission Master dominates European ground robotic systems competition at ELROB 2018

At the end of September, and for the first time, Rheinmetall took part in ELROB with its unmanned multi-mission "Mission Master" vehicle. At Europe’s largest exhibition for military ground robotics, Rheinmetall’s Mission Master team entered the fray, taking on a number of competing teams. Made by Rheinmetall Canada, the cargo version of this versatile vehicle Read more about Rheinmetall Mission Master dominates European ground robotic systems competition at ELROB 2018[…]

The CONEXO Day 2018 – an expedition with a view to the future

For the valve manufacturer GEMÜ, the 26th September was marked by a very special slogan: "Not an all-inclusive package tour, but an expedition." Under this maxim and by means of exciting presentations and an active supporting programme, the participants of the first CONEXO day discovered ways to incorporate digitalisation into the processing industry and move Read more about The CONEXO Day 2018 – an expedition with a view to the future[…]

New smartCONTROLLER connects IIoT hardware with intelligent data hub from nextLAP

nextLAP GmbH (www.nextlap.de), a specialist in IIoT solutions, has launched the new generation of its shop-floor gateway, smartCONTROLLER, which builds a bridge between IIoT hardware on the shop floor and the nextLAP AI Production Process Platform IP/1. The gateway connects the IIoT hardware developed in-house by nextLAP and is also plug-and-play-compatible with intelligent hardware from Read more about New smartCONTROLLER connects IIoT hardware with intelligent data hub from nextLAP[…]

On the right track for high-speed logistics

The railway technology market has grown significantly in recent years – and for manufacturers of locomotives, carriages, metro trains and trams that’s both a blessing and a curse. The high demand is pushing suppliers to their absolute capacity limits, resulting in delivery bottlenecks and long lead times. But LAPP proves that things can be different. Read more about On the right track for high-speed logistics[…]

KEMPER orders logistics systems from AMOVA

Gebr. Kemper GmbH + Co. KG, headquartered in Olpe, Germany, has awarded to AMOVA GmbH (www.amova.eu), a subsidiary of SMS group (www.sms-group.com) and located in Netphen, Germany, an order worth several million euros. For the second construction stage of its new Works III, which will accommodate the finishing line, KEMPER selected AMOVA as supplier of Read more about KEMPER orders logistics systems from AMOVA[…]

Avnet Silica extends its wireless technology portfolio with Digi International

Avnet Silica, an Avnet company (NASDAQ: AVT), today announced it has been appointed as a franchised distributor for the EMEA region for products from Digi International, a leading global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services. The new relationship between Avnet Silica and Digi International is part of the recently announced global Read more about Avnet Silica extends its wireless technology portfolio with Digi International[…]