New piezo sensor module also with digital I²C signal

Integrative pressure measurement in the smallest of spaces: WIKA has expanded its portfolio for OEM applications with the very compact MPR-1 piezo sensor module with standardised output signal. With a diameter of 19 mm and a height starting from 17 mm (depending on the process connection), the sensor module can be integrated into a wide Read more about New piezo sensor module also with digital I²C signal[…]

Fire protection for buildings

Depending on the size, condition and intended use of a building, the authorities and insurance companies have different requirements. Large-scale and fatal fires in recent years show that the measures taken so far are not sufficient. There are numerous possi-bilities to increase safety through fire protection, both in the construction of new buil-dings and the Read more about Fire protection for buildings[…]

ODU White Paper shows solutions for the implementation of the medical note standard IEC 60601-1

The IEC 60601-1 medical standard requires affected devices and their components with the maximum level of protection from electrical shock. In order to reduce risks from electrical shock to a minimum, manufacturers must integrate two means of protection in their products. For this purpose, they can either implement two separate measures or apply a single Read more about ODU White Paper shows solutions for the implementation of the medical note standard IEC 60601-1[…]

Comet Group: Thomas Wenzel will lead YXLON International

The Board of Directors of the Comet Group appoints Thomas Wenzel as head of the X-Ray Systems (IXS) division, General Manager of YXLON International, and member of the Executive Committee of the Comet Group, effective December 1, 2018. Following a comprehensive evaluation process, the Comet Group has thus selected an in-house candidate with 25 years Read more about Comet Group: Thomas Wenzel will lead YXLON International[…]

KHS now expands Bottles & Shapes™ consulting program to include bottles and cans

Individual design that combines functionality and efficiency: The KHS Group is expanding its Bottles & Shapes™ program and is now also offering its holistic consulting expertise in container development and optimization for cans and glass bottles. Customers have already benefited to date from decades of know-how gained by the PET bottle specialists. System provider KHS Read more about KHS now expands Bottles & Shapes™ consulting program to include bottles and cans[…]

Research for new IT security solutions in the railway market

MEN is now part of the HASELNUSS consortium of DB Netz AG, the Fraunhofer Institute, Sysgo and TU-Darmstadt for the development of hardware-based safety platforms for railway control and security technology. Thanks to its experience in the safety-critical transport sector, MEN can advise the research project on questions relating to safety architecture. HASELNUSS – More Read more about Research for new IT security solutions in the railway market[…]

Weidmüller at the “electronica 2018” – Hall C2, Booth 334

Weidmüller OMNIMATE® Power SLF 7.62HP SH: OMNIMATE® Power male connector with plugabble shield connecting plate guarantees high levels of EMC safety. – Touch-safe device outlet for power electronics with secure contacting of the EMC shielding. – Comprehensive EMC safety in the power sector. With the OMNIMATE® Power SLF 7.62HP SH male connector, Weidmüller is offering Read more about Weidmüller at the “electronica 2018” – Hall C2, Booth 334[…]

Intelligent Machine and System Communication in the Plastics Industry

At the Fakuma 2018 trade fair in Friedrichshafen from 16 to 20 October, Sesotec GmbH in hall B1, stand 1302, especially for the target groups of injection moulding companies and system integrators focuses on metal separators that can be networked in the production environment. The OPC UA (Open Platform Communications Unified Architecture) machine communication standard Read more about Intelligent Machine and System Communication in the Plastics Industry[…]

NLMK DanSteel to revamp and expand heavy-plate rolling mill with SMS group

NLMK DanSteel A/S, Denmark, has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the large-scale expansion and modernization of its heavy-plate mill in Frederiksvaerk. NLMK DanSteel is implementing these measures to expand its product range further in terms of both grades and sizes. SMS group’s scope of supply for the 4.2-m heavy-plate mill includes a Read more about NLMK DanSteel to revamp and expand heavy-plate rolling mill with SMS group[…]

ecsec supports trustworthy digitalisation under hand and seal

The Federal Office for Information Security has published new versions of the Technical Guidelines for "Replacement Scanning" (RESISCAN) and the "Preservation of Evidence of Cryptographically Signed Documents" (TR-ESOR), developed with the support of ecsec, which provide the basis for efficient and secure digitalisation of business and public administration. Secure digital administration processes thanks to RESISCAN, Read more about ecsec supports trustworthy digitalisation under hand and seal[…]