An unbeatable one-two combination

Kaeser paved the way for the highest current efficiency gain, and thus reduced energy costs, when using variable-speed compressors. Following the ASD series, the CSD/CSDX series has now been equipped with this innovative drive technology. Responsible use of resources is one of the key factors to which Kaeser Kompressoren owes its success. As a leading Read more about An unbeatable one-two combination[…]

Integrated measuring system guarantees exact travel distances

For over ten years, SCHNEEBERGER has been developing compact, integrated distance measuring systems for its MONORAIL guideways and today, sets the standard in terms of accuracy, design, installation, adjustment, operation and maintenance. A variety of interfaces to all major control systems, depending on the AMS version, are available. For example, the new AMSABS absolute measuring Read more about Integrated measuring system guarantees exact travel distances[…]

The easy way to get cooling units IoT-ready

For a company to implement Industry 4.0, its machinery and equipment must be able to communicate with each other and the internet. To ensure customers can integrate existing Blue e cooling units into condition monitoring and IoT systems, Rittal is now offering a special adaptor that retrofits comprehensive communications capabilities. Digitalization is right at the top Read more about The easy way to get cooling units IoT-ready[…]

Steel in plant engineering: new, practice-relevant research results online

Application research for steel generates ideas for innovations – the results of the research activities are proofs of feasibility of manufacturing, processing and testing procedures also for mechanical engineering. These results are now available in full text in the Stahldat SX database as well as in the Stahldaten Shop. Steel and iron are the dominant Read more about Steel in plant engineering: new, practice-relevant research results online[…]

Competitive advantages in high-temperature applications due to creep rupture data for metallic alloys

Cooperation of HANSER Fachbuchverlag and Matplus GmbH for a digital knowledge base – new perspectives for the comparison of materials for design engineers and process engineers As a first result of a cooperation between HANSER Fachbuchverlag and Matplus GmbH, creep data for metallic alloys are now available online. Designers and process engineers thus have direct Read more about Competitive advantages in high-temperature applications due to creep rupture data for metallic alloys[…]

Even more resistant

The long-proven metal bellows couplings of the ‘KG’ and ‘MKG’ series from JAKOB Antriebstechnik have burnished hubs, which offer improved rust protection and greater resistance to environmental influences. This type of surface refinement is not an overlying layer such as nickel plating, chrome plating or painting, but a chemical reaction with the material. The substrate Read more about Even more resistant[…]

Two in one – Rheinmetall’s new 60mm mortar for infantry and special forces

Rheinmetall has developed a new 60mm mortar for infantry and special forces. The RSG60 features innovative design and engineering characteristics which make this indirect fire system very light and easy to handle. A few quick manual adjustments turn the 15.8 kg standard infantry version into a commando mortar weighing just 6.8 kg, with no need Read more about Two in one – Rheinmetall’s new 60mm mortar for infantry and special forces[…]

BILSTEIN TRADING (SHANGHAI) to showcase premium quality steel solutions at MetalForm China 2019

BILSTEIN TRADING (SHANGHAI), a company of BILSTEIN GROUP, will, for the first time, be on hand at MetalForm China in 2019 – to be held from 17-20 July – to showcase how its advanced capabilities in cold rolled steel solutions for the automotive and industrial sectors can benefit customers in the region. The company, which Read more about BILSTEIN TRADING (SHANGHAI) to showcase premium quality steel solutions at MetalForm China 2019[…]

Smallest model now launched for new miniature programmable Hall Effect angle sensor range: Variohm EuroSensor’s Euro-CMRT micro threaded angle sensor offers extensive option and customisation selection

With a diminutive 10 mm diameter housing, M8 threaded mounting and a 3.175 mm diameter flatted shaft, Variohm EuroSensor´s new Euro-CMRT series Hall Effect angle sensors extend its recently launched CMRx range of miniature programmable non-contacting sensors. The durable and robust CMRT series has an IP68 rating and is particularly aimed at long life, high Read more about Smallest model now launched for new miniature programmable Hall Effect angle sensor range: Variohm EuroSensor’s Euro-CMRT micro threaded angle sensor offers extensive option and customisation selection[…]

Foundry-Planet Interview: Patrick André Shares Latest News From GIFA

We welcome Patrick André, CEO of Vesuvius. It is a pleasure to meet you here in Düsseldorf for the GIFA. 1) What sets GIFA (GMTN) apart from the other major industry events in the world? GMTN is considered the most important trade show for the businesses Vesuvius operates in, with a wide range of international Read more about Foundry-Planet Interview: Patrick André Shares Latest News From GIFA[…]