Hyperloop 4.0 – the journey continues

In 2013, Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX, PayPal and Tesla, introduced the Hyperloop – an innovative transportation concept consisting of a high-speed train "fired" through a tube. At present, our future mobility needs and environmental protection requirements are no longer being met. The aim of the new transport system is to link major cities. Read more about Hyperloop 4.0 – the journey continues[…]

SCANIUS-LINE: Moving into a new direction

The new SCANIUS-LINE combines long travel with the accuracy of a piezo drive in a compact design. Fast – moving speed up to 160 mm/s Precise – resolution down to 40 nm Flexible – travel range of up to 150 mm and higher Compact – only 35 mm flat Piezosystem jena presents the new product Read more about SCANIUS-LINE: Moving into a new direction[…]

“Smart Gearbox” intelligently launched

As market leader and pioneer in mechatronic drive technology, WITTENSTEIN exhibited at the Hannover Messe 2019 under the slogan “Get started: play IIoT smart & simple”. Smart gearboxes with the “cynapse” feature from WITTENSTEIN alpha made their debut at the fair. It functions using an integrated sensor module, which allows for Industry 4.0-connectivity. In this Read more about “Smart Gearbox” intelligently launched[…]

More flexibility, precision and ease of maintenance for filling processes

The ever-increasing variety of beverages, liquid foodstuffs and pharmaceuticals presents major challenges for plant operators and plant designers. Manufacturers are placing more and more emphasis on customized solutions when it comes to container shapes, in order to stand out from the competition. This also applies to plant design. Maximum flexibility is often incompatible with low Read more about More flexibility, precision and ease of maintenance for filling processes[…]

Fastener Fair Stuttgart 2019: Online Show Preview offers overview of fastener & fixing technologies at the world’s leading trade fair for the industry

In just a few weeks, the 8th International Exhibition for the Fastener and Fixing Industry will take place from 19 – 21 March 2019 in halls 1, 3 and 5 of the Stuttgart Exhibition Grounds in Germany. With the new Online Show Preview, visitors are now able to get an overview of the large variety Read more about Fastener Fair Stuttgart 2019: Online Show Preview offers overview of fastener & fixing technologies at the world’s leading trade fair for the industry[…]

World’s leading exhibition for the fastener and fixing industry with record exhibition space: positive economic outlook offers potential for growth

Fastener Fair Stuttgart 2019, the world’s leading exhibition for the fastener and fixing industry, will take place from 19 – 21 March 2019 in halls 1, 3 and 5 at the Stuttgart Exhibition Grounds in Germany. Due to a further expansion of the exhibition space this year, offering a total of 22,000 net square metres Read more about World’s leading exhibition for the fastener and fixing industry with record exhibition space: positive economic outlook offers potential for growth[…]

Let your holiday begin even before you board

Our contribution to the new Rome Cruise Terminal (RCT) in Civitavecchia: Travel in comfort with:   Efficient handling of cruise liners Ease of access and improved walking comfort Emergency exit protection with break-out leaves Centrally operated for greater convenience and security in day-to-day operations and in case of hazards Designed for marine traffic: all door Read more about Let your holiday begin even before you board[…]

High Resolution and Easy Integration: Robust and Reliable Linear Stages for the Industry

Laser processing, electronics production, optical inspection, and many more automation solutions require dynamic, precise and at the same time reliable positioning systems that can be easily integrated into machines. PI (Physik Instrumente) has therefore extended its product portfolio for industrial positioning solutions with the L-412 and L-417 linear stages. The individual types of the series Read more about High Resolution and Easy Integration: Robust and Reliable Linear Stages for the Industry[…]

LAPP presents new power chain cables at the 2018 Hannover Messe

LAPP’s brand families ÖLFLEX® and UNITRONIC® are growing. The company presents robust and cost-effective connection solutions for power chains at the 2018 Hannover Messe (Hall 11, Stand C03). Robust thanks to the PU special mixture by LAPP They can endure a lot: The highly-flexible ÖLFLEX® CHAIN 819 P control cables and the shielded variant ÖLFLEX® Read more about LAPP presents new power chain cables at the 2018 Hannover Messe[…]

First electric ferry in Asia

In Kaohsiung, the second largest city in Taiwan, the first completely electrically-operated ferry in Asia was launched a few months ago. The Qi-Fu No. 1 has been operating on the route between Kaohsiung in the southwest of the island of Taiwan and the peninsula Cijin Island since December of last year. Up to 8 million Read more about First electric ferry in Asia[…]