Production units with latest joining technologies for the filtration industry

The core competence of PFAFF Industriesysteme und Maschinen GmbH is the joining of flexible materials. The company not only masters industrial sewing applications, but has also been an innovation leader in textile welding applications for decades. Depending on the material and customer requirements, customer solutions are implemented using the ULTRASONIC, HOT-AIR or HOT WEDGE welding Read more about Production units with latest joining technologies for the filtration industry[…]

soniKKs® Ultrasonic Generators Suitable for Any Application

Within the industrial area ultrasonic has become a very popular instrument to professionally realize a variety of applications. For this reason, soniKKs® Ultrasonics Technology GmbH specializes in development and production of high-quality ultrasonic devices. The company offers, among other products, ultrasonic generators for any application. Individualized Customer Solutions on Request The wide range of soniKKs® Read more about soniKKs® Ultrasonic Generators Suitable for Any Application[…]

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[…]

Thick Aluminum Layers for Assembly and Packaging Technology

Within a public funded project (AioLi BMBF-FKZ: 16ES0329K), the Fraunhofer ENAS developed a deposition process of thick aluminum layers on various substrates, like silicon, printed circuit board or ceramics. Due to the negative standard potential of aluminum, the electrodeposition is carried out in an ionic liquid instead of water-based electrolytes. With this method, it is Read more about Thick Aluminum Layers for Assembly and Packaging Technology[…]

Promising Enhancement for Ultrasonic Generators

Thanks to the strong dedication and technical knowledge of soniKKs® Ultrasonics Technology GmbH specialists a very promising enhancement has been added to its product range since the beginning of 2019. All ultrasonic generators are now also available with a PROFINET-Interface. Numerous Advantages Due to New Standard PROFINET (PROCESS FIELD NETWORK) is a modern standard, which Read more about Promising Enhancement for Ultrasonic Generators[…]

Contactless and precise roughness measurement in the lab or directly in the production process

. KRÜSS presents the Surface Roughness Analyzer – SRA, a confocal microscope for optical analyses ofsurface textures Optical and micro-mechanical innovations combine speed with high resolution The SRA works as a lab instrument or as a robot-controlled measuring head Whether a surface must be very smooth or show a certain texture or degree of roughness, Read more about Contactless and precise roughness measurement in the lab or directly in the production process[…]

Intelligent sensors: the backbone of autonomous driving

Detailed environmental information is essential for autonomous vehicles. Only intelligent sensors allow safe manoeuvring. The international VDI Conference “Automotive Sensor Systems”, taking place in Munich on 13 and 14 February 2019 will focus on innovative sensor technologies for automated and autonomous driving. Technologies such as automated or autonomous driving require ever more accurate, sensor-determined environmental Read more about Intelligent sensors: the backbone of autonomous driving[…]

TMK-ARTROM starts production on new heat treatment line for pipes supplied by SMS group

In February 2018, after a successful test phase, TMK-ARTROM based in Slatina, Romania, granted SMS group (www.sms-group.com) the final acceptance certificate (FAC) for the supplied tube and pipe heat treatment line. Designed for an annual capacity of 160,000 tons, the new heat treatment line will be used for the production of seamless high-strength pipes up Read more about TMK-ARTROM starts production on new heat treatment line for pipes supplied by SMS group[…]

Constellium expands aluminum casthouse capacity in Dĕčín, Czech Republic, with Hertwich Engineering homogenizing furnace

Constellium Extrusions Dĕčín s. r.o., Czech Republic, has placed an order with Hertwich Engineering, a company of SMS group, for a further continuous homogenizing plant including a helical ultrasonic testing station and billet saw for aluminum extrusion billets. With a capacity of nine tons per hour, the new homogenizing furnace is considerably larger and more Read more about Constellium expands aluminum casthouse capacity in Dĕčín, Czech Republic, with Hertwich Engineering homogenizing furnace[…]

Hertwich provides second continuous homogenizing plant

Talum d.d. based in the Slovenian town of Kidričevo has ordered a continuous homogenizing furnace and a helical ultrasonic testing station from Hertwich. The new plant will start operation in July 2018 and will almost double the homogenizing capacity of the group. Founded in 1942, Talum started operating a newly built electrolysis in 1954, which Read more about Hertwich provides second continuous homogenizing plant[…]