“Cybercrime is a serious threat to our country”

In mid-October Pilz GmbH & Co. KG became the target of a major cyberattack. Server and communication systems belonging to the Ostfildern-based automation company were affected worldwide. After four weeks the company is drawing some initial conclusions: Pilz has overcome the attack; production and customer service have been re-established. Overall the family business is emerging Read more about “Cybercrime is a serious threat to our country”[…]

Industry 4.0: Hungarian Minister for Innovation and Technology visits Kecskemét-based Knorr-Bremse Fékrendszerek Kft. on the Night of Modern Factories

On Friday November 15, the Hungarian Minister for Innovation and Technology, Dr. László Palkovics, officially opened the Night of Modern Factories at Knorr-Bremse Fékrendszerek Kft. in Kecskemét. As part of this series of events themed around Industry 4.0, Knorr-Bremse showcased key tools including its “cobots”, collaborative robots that support more efficient utilization of production equipment. Read more about Industry 4.0: Hungarian Minister for Innovation and Technology visits Kecskemét-based Knorr-Bremse Fékrendszerek Kft. on the Night of Modern Factories[…]

Open and safe design of networked automation

The industry highlight of the automation industry is near: The SPS will take place in Nuremberg from 26 to 28 November. As a single-source supplier of automation systems for manufacturers of machines and plants as well as of process technology, Jetter AG will present its product portfolio there. The demand for systems that simultaneously meet Read more about Open and safe design of networked automation[…]

Flexible system partnership with a comprehensive service concept

In spring 2019, Baumüller signed a cooperation agreement with press manufacturer Simpac. This encompasses the supply of drive and automation systems for the new MX and SX press series. “For us, this is a further step in the standardization process, which will not only benefit Simpac. In addition to a highly efficient drive concept, in Read more about Flexible system partnership with a comprehensive service concept[…]

dp polar and ALTANA Present Innovative 3D Printing Solution for Industrial Series Production

The world’s first 3D printer that combines previously unattainable productivity with high precision via a continuously rotating print platform, thus pointing the way from prototyping to industrial series production This allows components to be produced up to 20 times faster in larger numbers and with a maximum build volume of around 700 liters The technology Read more about dp polar and ALTANA Present Innovative 3D Printing Solution for Industrial Series Production[…]

Coherent to Exhibit Extensive – and Growing – Range of Metal AM Systems at Formnext 2019

On show at the additive manufacturing industry’s largest global gathering in Frankfurt, Coherent will introduce a brand-new metal AM platform alongside its well-established portfolio of additive machines. As one of the world’s leading providers of laser-based technologies, Coherent will once again be exhibiting at Formnext (November 19 – 22, Frankfurt, Germany). Formnext is special to Read more about Coherent to Exhibit Extensive – and Growing – Range of Metal AM Systems at Formnext 2019[…]

Always everything under control with the new ABC IO-CMA

This year ABC IT GmbH has developed an innovative periphery. This is used to collect and monitor data in a wide variety of areas such as energy and building management, production data collection or telecontrol. The so-called ABC IO-CMA collects sensor data and forwards it via Ethernet. To communicate with the ABC IO-CMA, you don’t Read more about Always everything under control with the new ABC IO-CMA[…]

Konrad Technologies Celebrates 25th Anniversary

. Konrad Technologies is celebrating the company’s 25-year anniversary and exhibiting at productronica 2019. Konrad Technologies was founded by Michael Konrad, Chief Executive Officer, in 1993. Konrad Technologies is a global company with locations in China, the United States, United Kingdom, South Korea, India, Austria and headquarters in Germany. The number of global employees has Read more about Konrad Technologies Celebrates 25th Anniversary[…]

Weidmüller switches: Eco Line unmanaged switches for industrial communication applications – switches with maximum port density – optimally adapted to industrial applications

The future of industrial communication lies in a holistic approach – in a network. This brings about uninterrupted communication right down to production level and your machines and systems. When setting up these communication systems, it is important to connect devices to one another to create networks, and to transmit data as efficiently as possible. Read more about Weidmüller switches: Eco Line unmanaged switches for industrial communication applications – switches with maximum port density – optimally adapted to industrial applications[…]

Sesotec under the Banner of “Circular Plastics Economy”

From 16 to 23 October Sesotec GmbH was present as an exhibitor at the K trade fair in Düsseldorf and now looks back on a fully positive trade fair appearance. The key topic of "Circular Plastics Economy" attracted many customers, partners and interested visitors to the trade fair stand where Sesotec provided a summary of Read more about Sesotec under the Banner of “Circular Plastics Economy”[…]