Zero material and solvent losses from pre-shot and flushing shot

The ELASTOLINE low-pressure metering machines for elastomer casting have been an established, state-of-the-art product range for decades. However, low-pressure casting has one distinctive disadvantage: the loss of material and solvents due to technical reasons. Hennecke’s new ELASTOLINE HP high-pressure elastomer casting machines make these material losses a thing of the past. The high-pressure mixhead of Read more about Zero material and solvent losses from pre-shot and flushing shot[…]

Step by step into the future – with the WEINIG Group

The future of wood processing has arrived. But in the wood processing and manufacturing sectors, there are still several unanswered questions. The WEINIG Group, the world’s leading manufacturer of solid wood processing machines and systems, provided answers to some of these at Ligna 2019 – the industry’s most important international platform. Along with the HOLZ-HER Read more about Step by step into the future – with the WEINIG Group[…]

Detectors protect frozen fish products from metal contamination

The Danish company Fisker Skanderborg A/S, a supplier of packaging equipment, has sold two Sesotec Metal Detection Systems of the type VARICON COMPACT to P. Taabbel & Co. A/S in North Jutland. Taabbel processes all types of fish and shellfish into products for caterers at home and abroad. Taabbel‘s mission and goal is to produce Read more about Detectors protect frozen fish products from metal contamination[…]

Pressure measurement for safety critical applications: Variohm SMO3100 series pressure sensors now includes SIL 2 / PLd functional safety version

Variohm EuroSensor’s SMO3100 series pressure sensors are now available with SIL 2/ PLd functional safety. Aimed at safety-critical pressure measurement tasks for gas and liquids compatible with stainless steel or titanium wetted parts, the new SMO3100 PLd will allow user’s the ability to meet SIL2 functional safety levels on machines and systems. The robust and Read more about Pressure measurement for safety critical applications: Variohm SMO3100 series pressure sensors now includes SIL 2 / PLd functional safety version[…]

Disengagement desired

To protect machine tools, safety couplings have been indispensable for many decades in many applications in drive technology. As collision protection, they protect machines and users from damage, downtime and thus also expenses.The SKB-KS series for direct drives is backlash-free and thanks to the metal bellows construction flexible to compensate for misalignments. The bellows-side conical Read more about Disengagement desired[…]

Future-proof drying

Anybody using refrigeration drying in compressed air treatment is required to comply with the F-gas regulation. The new EU 517/2014 directive represents the end for certain refrigerants that are still currently used in these dryers. Nearly every compressed air station uses refrigeration dryers, since most applications require these machines to deliver a dependable supply of Read more about Future-proof drying[…]

Tomorrow’s technology today

Industrie 4.0, or the Internet of Things: the Sigma Air Manager 4.0 (SAM 4.0) makes it all possible, the ability to make predictions far in advance, know today what the future holds, network components and exploit much larger data volumes than ever before, whilst also ensuring significant energy cost savings and delivering a reliable, consistent Read more about Tomorrow’s technology today[…]

Advantages and benefits of OPC UA in the plastics industry

For years now, the world has been talking about “Industry 4.0”. The exchange of data in production plays an important role in making the introduction of Industry 4.0 a success. The open communication protocol OPC Unified Architecture, or OPC UA, is increasingly gaining popularity as a way of promoting data sharing. But what advantages and Read more about Advantages and benefits of OPC UA in the plastics industry[…]

HERBOLD Meckesheim has just started rebuilding the site destroyed by the devastating blaze

After the devastating fire in September 2018, HERBOLD Meckesheim has just begun rebuilding the destroyed production halls. The whole incoming goods and shipping department, the warehouse as well as parts of the production area were devastated by the flames. The new buildings comprise a 4000 M2-area and are supposed to be up and running in Read more about HERBOLD Meckesheim has just started rebuilding the site destroyed by the devastating blaze[…]

On-site service from dedicated PU experts: New exclusive Hennecke GROUP sales agent for the UK and Ireland

Due to the GROUP’s steady growth and the integration of HENNECKE-OMS (former ‘Impianti OMS’) at the end of 2017, Hennecke has restructured parts of its external organization and worldwide agency network. On 1st April 2019 CTM UK Ltd. became the exclusive agent for the entire Hennecke GROUP product range in the UK and Ireland and Read more about On-site service from dedicated PU experts: New exclusive Hennecke GROUP sales agent for the UK and Ireland[…]