“Professor Ferdinand Porsche” Award 2019 for Digital Mirror Replacement System

Marking the 41st year since its inception, Vienna University of Technology’s “Professor Ferdinand Porsche” award for 2019 was presented to Dr. Werner Lang (MEKRA Lang GmbH & Co. KG, Ergersheim) and Prof. Dr. Uwe Baake (Daimler AG, Stuttgart). The recipients of this prestigious award were recognized for their research and development efforts regarding a digital Read more about “Professor Ferdinand Porsche” Award 2019 for Digital Mirror Replacement System[…]

ix Industrial connector wins the “Innovative Product Award” in China

The Harting Technology Group has been awarded this year’s “Innovative Product Award“ in China for its  ix Industrial connector. The  award was bestowed by the “MM modern manufacturing” publication, the counterpart to the specialist magazine “MM Maschinenmarkt” – which both belong to the German Vogel Communications Group, headquartered in Würzburg. The ix Industrial stands for Read more about ix Industrial connector wins the “Innovative Product Award” in China[…]

BMZ, HORIBA MIRA and ZIEHL-ABEGG collaborate to drive electrification of Europe’s buses

In a major step forward in the electrification of Europe’s public transport networks, BMZ, HORIBA MIRA and ZIEHL-ABEGG have teamed up to offer a unique turnkey service for converting existing bus fleets to e-Buses. As part of its environmental policy to reduce CO2 emissions from public vehicles, the EU has released a new vehicle directive Read more about BMZ, HORIBA MIRA and ZIEHL-ABEGG collaborate to drive electrification of Europe’s buses[…]

High-Precision and High Load Capacity: Miniature Linear Stages for Precision Automation

The new linear stages in the L-505 series from PI (Physik Instrumente) offer precision and high load capacity on a compact installation space. This opens up new possibilities for positioning tasks in industrial environments. Positioning systems that not only work very precisely but that are also suitable for higher loads while requiring little installation space Read more about High-Precision and High Load Capacity: Miniature Linear Stages for Precision Automation[…]

Konrad Technologies Announces Full Field of View Radar Test System

Konrad Technologies today announced a new Multi-angle, Multi-object Vehicle Radar Test System (KT-MVRTS) for global automotive sensor manufacturers, suppliers and OEMs. The scalable and modular radar test system supports multi-angle and multi-object sensor test in the laboratory. Ram Mirwani, Director Global Business Development ADAS of Konrad Technologies, said:  “We designed this radar test solution to Read more about Konrad Technologies Announces Full Field of View Radar Test System[…]

Epson develops compact, real-time clock modules with a time-stamp function

Seiko Epson Corporation (TSE: 6724, "Epson") has added two new real-time clock (RTC) modules*1 to its lineup: the RX8111CE and RX4111CE. Both come in a tiny 3.2 x 2.5 x 1.0 mm package and are equipped with a time-stamp function. Epson will begin shipping samples of the RX8111CE in November 2019 and the RX4111CE in December Read more about Epson develops compact, real-time clock modules with a time-stamp function[…]

VI-grade and Konrad Technologies Announce Collaboration for New Test Method

VI-grade and Konrad Technologies today jointly announced they will demonstrate a new test method, Driver in the Loop (DIL) with Sensor Fusion Test, at the Automotive Testing Expo USA 2019 Conference and Exhibition, to be held from October 22nd to October 24th, 2019 in Novi, Michigan. Bridging their respective expertise and experiences in simulation and Read more about VI-grade and Konrad Technologies Announce Collaboration for New Test Method[…]

Innovative “Train Ring” is the best rail train solution – Switch Cars, No Reconfiguration

During current train operation, train cars might need to be separated and reoriented due to more flexible operating requirement. Take MRT for example, it needs more cars during peak hours while only few cars are needed during offpeak hours. A longdistance train route may separate into two shorter trains and heading to different destinations at Read more about Innovative “Train Ring” is the best rail train solution – Switch Cars, No Reconfiguration[…]

Digital twin for cross-disciplinary integration

Aucotec’s Engineering Base (EB) platform will ensure the consistency of the plant and the digital image at Oxea in the future. The leading manufacturer of oxo chemicals has decided to develop and operate its plants with the data-centred, cooperative system from the first sketch to predictive maintenance. It thus forms the basis for the digital Read more about Digital twin for cross-disciplinary integration[…]

Created for extremes: Modular Embedded PC with XEON Power and 10x PoE

With the MX1-10FEP, ICP Deutschland launches the first embedded PC of the new modular M series. The MX1 is designed to withstand extremes and has high computing power, flexible expansion options for hardware and applications in extreme environments. With the 1151 processor socket and the Intel® C246 chipset used, the MX1 supports XEON and Core Read more about Created for extremes: Modular Embedded PC with XEON Power and 10x PoE[…]