The Mastersizer 3000 is the latest instrument on the market for superior design, performance and software user experience.
The recent Autogas Vehicle Demand Study has found that autogas vehicles could meet future demand for vehicles that deliver reduced carbon and noxious emissions, as well as lower operating costs.
Hydac’s HEZ electric cylinders require no maintenance and have a very good environmental compatibility and a low noise in operation.
Scitech has been appointed the authorised distributor for PhenoSys – a research and development company based in Berlin, Germany that engineers and markets cutting edge technology for automated animal behavior research.
ABB has announced it has acquired SVIA, a leading provider in the fast-growing market of robot automation cells for machine tending.
One of the major issues associated with Industry 4.0 is making workflows flexible with a closer interaction between humans and machines.
So now that we are firmly into the era of the ‘ultrabook’ designed for those who need power but don’t want all that baggage for their serious work, Dell’s design gurus have well and truly answered your prayers with the Precision M3800.
Seattle-based Avanade has been partnering with the Williams Martini Racing team since January 2015 in a three-year partnership focused on helping the team transform and perform better by leveraging digital technologies.
Software Defined Networking (SDN) has proven to be a very attractive technology among service providers and data centre operators, however enterprises are taking longer to be convinced of its benefits.
In a recent example of their work, Ji Fang Tao from A*STAR’s Institute of Microelectronics and co-workers developed a tiny optical temperature sensor just 120 by 80 micrometers and modeled on a classic experimental design called the Michelson Interferometer.
The igus drylin E is a maintenance free linear system with a stepper motor, attached to a lubrication free lead screw drive or toothed belt. It comes ready to use with a motor, cables and limit switches. Drylin E can be used in extreme environments for format adjustments and for positioning small to medium loads. … Continue reading Linear drive system with motor
Companies tend to replace their Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems for one of two reasons. Either an existing system has reached the end of its operational life, or it is no longer providing the level of support required writes Robert Frandsen, Managing Director of InfoMotion.
Cut To Size Plastics now has available the Wearlon family of cast polyamides from the international manufacturer of engineering plastics Licharz. According to the company, hard-wearing cast polyamide is increasingly used to cost-efficiently fabricate industrial castors, pallet rollers, flanged and grooved wheels and idler wheels on materials handling machinery, indoor conveyor vehicles and transport wagons … Continue reading Cast polyamide
Data has completely revolutionised how we live from the way we utilise technology and interact with our loved ones to how we go about our work. In fact, almost 90 per cent of all the data in the world today has been generated over the past two years alone. People and machines are gaining easier … Continue reading Leveraging data for smarter energy management
When it comes to testing for inadvertently unpressed connections for water and compressed air systems, Viega’s Smart Connect-Feature has been designed to provide a failsafe solution. To date, Viega is the first and only manufacturer to incorporate the safety feature on multiple pipe joining systems – both copper and stainless steel. All Viega press fittings … Continue reading Leak detection for pipe joining systems
A new era for Bosch has begun in Australia with the recent opening of its new headquarters and technical centre at its 120,000 square meter Clayton campus in Victoria. The AUD $40 million development is the single largest investment by the Bosch Group in Australia since the company established its wholly owned subsidiary in 1954. … Continue reading Bosch opens new hi-tech centre in Melbourne
The Thomson Electrak HD actuator, now available from Treotham Automation, is described as the next generation heavy duty linear actuator. Said to provide the best on-board controls currently available in electric linear actuators, eliminating the need for standalone controls, the actuator offers advanced performance and superior environmental protection. The higher power and longer stroke lengths … Continue reading Heavy duty linear actuator
Scitech has available the AppNano range of conventional and specialised SPM probes for most applications. The probes leverage the company’s extensive experience in nanofabrication technology and research in AFM probes to supply high quality probes utilising the latest technology in the market. Compatible with most commercially available AFMs, the probes will also work with AFMs … Continue reading SPM probes and cantilevers
AMS Instrumentation & Calibration has released the ST98 air/gas flow meter from Fluid Components International (FCI) suitable for measuring dirty landfill gases for co-generation electric power or for flare gas system reporting. According to the company, the meter can measure biogases accurately with virtually no maintenance over a long life to provide a lowest lifecycle … Continue reading Biogas flow meter
“Change is hard and few organisations master it. At best only 30 per cent of such efforts succeed…” Harvard Business Review Accelerating Change, 2012 If this quote is true, it’s a sobering thought that the odds are firmly stacked against successful change. And it’s no wonder so many managers are wary of embarking upon change … Continue reading Change Management Lessons From the Social Media Revolution