RWE closes deal with E.ON

innogy’s renewables and gas storage businesses as well as stake in KELAG integrated into new RWE – 2,700 employees switch to RWE Group  New RWE enlarges global footprint – sites on 4 continents and in 40 countries Rolf Martin Schmitz, CEO of RWE AG: "This is the day we have been working towards for two Read more about RWE closes deal with E.ON[…]

Switchgear Viewing Systems for Power Grids: Safe, Live Switch and Breaker Imaging

“Keeping the distance”: how our switchgear viewing systems improve occupational safety Reliable switch device status is a safety requirement in power grids. However, hard-to-access viewports and sparks from switching processes make direct visual observation difficult and dangerous in power plants today. Live monitoring of switches using specialized cameras minimizes risks to human operators by monitoring Read more about Switchgear Viewing Systems for Power Grids: Safe, Live Switch and Breaker Imaging[…]

New DesignFlex PSF111 environmentally sealed pressure switch is available from Variohm EuroSensor

New from the World Magnetics Company and available in the UK and Europe from Variohm EuroSensor, the DesignFlex™ PSF111 series environmentally sealed pressure/vacuum switch is designed for challenging switching tasks where dust and water ingress prevention is essential. The waterproof snap-action switch suits pressure and vacuum configurations with switching ranges from -822 to 4137 mbar Read more about New DesignFlex PSF111 environmentally sealed pressure switch is available from Variohm EuroSensor[…]

Trendsetting Intralogistics Expansion at Galexis with SSI Schaefer as Long-term Partner

The leading wholesaler and service provider Galexis AG ensures timely and consistent drug supply of all partners in the Swiss health sector. High-quality, modern intralogistics guarantees high customer satisfaction and successful market presence. In order to be prepared for future requirements, the distribution center in Lausanne-Ecublens is comprehensively expanded. The distribution center in Niederbipp has Read more about Trendsetting Intralogistics Expansion at Galexis with SSI Schaefer as Long-term Partner[…]

New junction boxes from WISKA

With the COMBI®304 junction box, WISKA is not only introducing a new size box within its popular COMBI® series, but also a new design: The COMBI®304 is the first circular COMBI® box with a diameter of 82 mm, 57 mm high and, especially in its standard colour black, is also ideally suited for use in Read more about New junction boxes from WISKA[…]

Clever³ – simpler. More reliable. More intelligent

The original puts you one step ahead – point level detection has never been this easy and reliable. Thanks to the new level switch PL20, the CleverLevel series from Baumer now offers more possibilities for detecting point levels. CleverLevel reliably detects every type of medium, whether liquid, pasty, viscous, or solid, and is therefore the Read more about Clever³ – simpler. More reliable. More intelligent[…]

Nokia: new research highlights 5G Fixed Wireless Access opportunity for mobile operators

Fixed wireless access (FWA) is the top-ranked use case by consumers, but providers must prove 5G can perform as well as their current broadband Consumers demand 5G services and are willing to switch providers to get it Opportunity for mobile operators to compete with broadband providers by offering FWA to homes and businesses Nokia today Read more about Nokia: new research highlights 5G Fixed Wireless Access opportunity for mobile operators[…]

Infrared switching for high-hygiene dispensing and actuating tasks: Herga’s 6461 series IR switch offers a simple and effective aid to barrier protection

Simple in operation and easily installed in new equipment or as a retrofitted replacement, Herga’s 6461 series infrared non-contact switches provide a safe, functional and cost-effective alternative to manual switches for dispensing and vending equipment as high-hygiene becomes more and more critically important. Herga has manufactured this product for several years and, tried and tested Read more about Infrared switching for high-hygiene dispensing and actuating tasks: Herga’s 6461 series IR switch offers a simple and effective aid to barrier protection[…]

Wireless routers for ITS

Multi-function wireless routers are not only space saving, but also powerful and easy for maintenance. They are widely adopted in ITS applications, such as bus stops and in-bus networks. Wireless routers should transmit data without any obstruction for moving vehicles and also provide redundant connection for wired / fiber backbone networks. Is it a multi-function Read more about Wireless routers for ITS[…]

Not spoilt for choice – HeavyDuty encoders in crane and lifting applications

Baumer Hübner has established the class of extraordinarily resilient and reliable HeavyDuty encoders and offers a broad portfolio. Manufacturers of cranes and hoists are among the most frequent users of such sensors. And for good reason: These applications are most demanding and here they can play to their strengths – robustness, precision, resistance and longevity. Read more about Not spoilt for choice – HeavyDuty encoders in crane and lifting applications[…]