Böllinghaus Steel presents digital trade show booth

As an alternative programme to the cancelled trade fair events this year, Böllinghaus Steel invites its customers, market partners and interested parties to a virtual trade fair stand from 7 to 11 December 2020. For this purpose, the company offers a virtual tour of the stand. Visitors can move freely in the virtual space and Read more about Böllinghaus Steel presents digital trade show booth[…]

Cologne Public Transport Authority commissions Alstom and Kiepe Electric to supply 64 trams

The Cologne Public Transport Authority (Kölner Verkehrs-Betriebe AG, KVB) has signed a contract with the manufacturer consortium Alstom and Kiepe Electric for the supply of 64 low-floor trams. The order for the new Citadis type trams with special adaptations for the German market is worth 363 million euros. Alstom’s share amounts to 60% of the Read more about Cologne Public Transport Authority commissions Alstom and Kiepe Electric to supply 64 trams[…]

Safe bread and rolls from the Austrian Waldviertel

For generations, the company Backwelt Pilz has been located in Lower Austria‘s Waldviertel and produces the highest quality frozen baked goods. In 2002 the Backwelt Pilz has been founded as an independent company in further development of the bakery „Traditionsbäckerei Gmünd“, which has been in existence since 1904. The Backwelt Pilz has invested constantly in Read more about Safe bread and rolls from the Austrian Waldviertel[…]

Configurator for DoorBird IP intercoms

The new DoorBird configurator allows architects and installers to design and purchase customized IP intercoms online. The high-quality video door stations made of stainless steel can be designed with individual dimensions and various call buttons and modules, such as keypad or house number plate. A selection of more than 50 RAL colors and surface coatings Read more about Configurator for DoorBird IP intercoms[…]

Rheinmetall Group wins major order in the field of electromobility

. Electromotor housings for international OEM To be installed in OEM’s entire EV fleet Start of serial production in 2023 An internationally operating maker of premium automobiles has awarded HASCO KSPG Nonferrous Components (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (KPSNC), a joint venture of Rheinmetall Automotive AG, a major order for electromotor housings. The housings, designed for a Read more about Rheinmetall Group wins major order in the field of electromobility[…]

Water cooler protection »EXTREME«

What applies to the BMW F 900 R also applies to its adventurous sister, the XR: for an effective air flow to cool the engine, the water coolers are optimally arranged in the air stream. Due to their exposed installation position, however, the filigree fins of both cooler systems are exposed to stone chips, sharp-edged Read more about Water cooler protection »EXTREME«[…]

How to choose the right servo coupling

In order to find the right clutch for a drive train some factors have to be taken into account. The required torque range, the offset and the ambient temperatures of the clutch are particularly important. First, the required maximum torque is determined. The clutch should be selected accordingly and not permanently used with overload or Read more about How to choose the right servo coupling[…]

New technology provides high speed, plus durability

There is an increasing demand from the market for an improvement in machining efficiency and for higher cutting speeds. Additionally, the use of high strength materials in components that requires cutting tools with high wear resistance is also increasing. However, cutting tools with a high wear resistance are generally prone to chipping and instability. To Read more about New technology provides high speed, plus durability[…]

High-accuracy inclination sensor in robust stainless steel housing

The new high-accuracy inclination sensor positilt® PTM29 in a compact, laser-welded stainless steel housing is suitable for extremely harsh environmental conditions. It can also be used in place of rotary sensors with many benefits. The MEMS-based inclination sensor positilt® PTM29 measures inclination in the range of +/-180° with one axis and in the range of Read more about High-accuracy inclination sensor in robust stainless steel housing[…]

Accurate results, high efficiency

The brand new MaxiMill 275 milling system optimises rough machining of high-alloyed stainless and refractory steels. This face milling system, developed for processing flat surfaces on turbocharger housings and exhaust manifolds, is ultra-robust in its construction and is designed with a maximum number of indexable inserts for efficient machining. Inserts are ground all the way Read more about Accurate results, high efficiency[…]