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  • 2mm to 42mm diameter
  • 1 core to 60+ cores
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  • Coiled leads from 50mm to 15 metres extended
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Gratnells Engineering in the fast lane with new Powder Coating line

Gratnells Engineering, The Harlow based company, has recently invested in a new state-of-the-art Powder Coating line that allows for shorter runs than ever before, without impacting on a best-quality finish.

Application – Jet Engine Maintenance

Aviation jet engine maintenance requires engineers to stand at many heights and positions to provide MRO.

Many steel and aluminium structures have fixed height and widths and cannot be made wider or narrower without major rework.

SELCO’S New Compact IoT Ready Electronic Thermostats (eCap Series)

In response to an increased need for a more low cost, advanced control in many different industries, Selco Products has designed and developed the eCap Series electronic thermostat. Not only do these control the temperature in an application, but they manage most of the energy consuming components.

Corrotherm International

Corrotherm International (www.corrotherm.co.uk) is an experienced and knowledgeable stockist and supplier of high-performance nickel alloys for a range of industrial applications. The company offers a wide range of technically superior INCONEL, INCOLOY and MONEL alloys, produced to the highest specifications by trusted manufacturers.

The product lines available include INCONEL alloy 625, a widely used material renowned for its exceptional corrosion resistance, high strength and excellent fabricability, which is versatile enough to be applied across a spectrum of industries. There is also the popular INCOLOY alloy 825, which plays a significant role in chemical processing, as well as the oil and gas industry.

The sales team at Corrotherm are on hand to answer questions about the materials available and help you select the right product to meet your requirements.

A new era for the UK’s favourite engineering show

Southern Manufacturing & Electronics returns to Farnborough from February 6th to 8th 2018 for its 20th anniversary event. Two decades is a rarity for any exhibition and certainly an event worthy of celebration. But 2018 marks an even more important milestone for the show, and one which heralds a new era of development for one of the UK’s best-supported and most popular engineering shows.

Application – Industrial Manufacturing Process Systems

The Problem

Global engineering manufacturing plants and service centres who have customers based in marine, defence, power, oil & gas, industrial and consumer end markets are required to safely work at height and reduce scaffold costs in all areas of manufacture and support.

Advanced Valve Solutions UK Ltd Celebrates Their First Successful Training Workshop in Crewe.

Advanced Valves Solutions (AVS) was established in 1998 to provide solutions to the Power Generation Industry. The first workshop covered the challenges that engineers face in relation to IP and HP bypass stations.

INTELLI HEAT smart electric radiators

New Electric Heater Regulations 1st Jan 2018 – LOT 20.
LOT 20 requires all local space heaters manufactured for sale in the EU after 1st January 2018 to comply with a new minimum efficiency standard.

CSO Technik

CSO Technik are now the UK and Republic of Ireland distributor for Weber Kunststofftechnik. German based Weber are one of the largest manufacturers of thermoplastic tanks and accessories in Europe. They have a varied product range, also supplying innovative chemical handling solutions and chemical dosing solutions.

Storage Tanks

New NEBOSH HSE Process Safety Certificate now being piloted by RRC International

Health, safety and environmental training specialist RRC International has been chosen by NEBOSH to help it pilot the NEBOSH HSE Certificate in Process Safety Management. This new qualification is designed specifically for those with safety responsibilities in the process industries and aims to provide candidates with the knowledge and understanding they need to contribute effectively to managing process safety risks. The qualification has been developed through a collaboration between NEBOSH and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

MASTER LOCK HAS LAUNCHED TWO NEW SOLUTIONS FOR LOCKOUT TAGOUT PROCEDURES

As a global expert in Safety Solutions, Master Lock constantly develops innovations to

help companies across all industries to meet or surpass local requirements.

The latest Group Lockout and Permit Control Station offers the function of three products into one device. As for the Retractable Cable Lockout Device, it is highly versatile and can be used in a variety of applications (mechanical and electrical thanks to non-conductive nylon cable) which offers flexibility to employees when dealing with complex and diverse lockout situations.

Gas Process Burners

Lanemark gas burner systems offer users reliable, high effi ciency, process heating solutions.

Better Signal-to-Noise Ratio Means Better Level Control.

Guided wave radar represents the standard for accurate, reliable level measurement, but not all GWR transmitters are equal. Signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) is a critical performance indicator – and the Eclipse® Model 706 has a SNR nearly 3 times higher than competitors

Space Air Ltd

Space Air with 37 years experience in HVAC industry are UK Nationwide distributors of the full range LG HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) equipment covering One to One Splits, Multi Splits, Multi V™ VRF (Variable Refrigerant Flow), Therma V™ air to water medium/high temperature heat pumps, Air Cooled Heat Pump Chillers, extensive local / central control systems and Spare Parts.

NEW: PatBase Analytics V2.0

Driving innovation is central to the ethos of Minesoft, a patent solutions provider for the intellectual property industry. With over 80% of the technological and scientific information available in patents inaccessible anywhere else, ignoring patents as an information source at best delays innovation and at worst, prevents it.

Computer On Module with NXP i.MX 6SoloX

The efusA9X is another compact and inexpensive module in efus form factor designed for easy interfacing and simple
baseboard

MobileWorxs adds Sewoo printers to target cost-conscious users

UK-based enterprise mobility specialist MobileWorxs has added the Sewoo range of thermal receipt and label printers to its portfolio to target customers in the logistics, manufacturing and field service markets initially in the UK and later in the EMEA region.

Does your company receive its full entitlement to research and development corporation tax credits?

This month PECM talks to Fiducia Consulting who have supported a large number of clients in the engineering sector in their efforts to maximise their entitlement to research and development corporation tax credits.

MECHANICAL AND PNEUMATIC CONVEYORS BOTH PROVE BEST FOR NEW “CHOCOLATE DODGER” PROCESS AT BURTON’S BISCUIT

LLANTARNAM, WALES—Burton’s Biscuit Co., a leading U.K. producer of biscuits and snack products, is best known for their “Jammie Dodger” sandwich made of two shortbread biscuits with jam in the centre. To build on the product’s success, the company decided to market a “Chocolate Dodger” version, made of chocolate biscuits with chocolate cream in the center.

A chip designed just for you? – Why an application specific IC will give your product the edge

Can a single, multi-function electronic component, designed and produced specifically for a single customer or product, make a major contribution to functionality, performance, size, reliability and overall cost? Without a doubt says Richard Mount of Swindon Silicon Systems.

Commander ID 300, the new Leroy-Somer integrated drive, showcased at SPS IPC Drives 2017

Leroy-Somer has announced the launch of Commander ID300, a new integrated drive for the control of IMfinity® induction motors. This decentralized system brings together performance and reliability, offering customized solutions for process, manufacturing and intralogistics applications.

Solve 9 common production identification challenges!

Products and components often have several distinct identification challenges. Depending on their size, their specifications and the environment they are exposed to, a variety of identification solutions are needed.  This guidebook will help you select and begin to specify labels that solve your identification challenges.

Space Air Ltd

Space Air with 37 years experience in HVAC industry are UK Nationwide distributors of the full range LG HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) equipment covering One to One Splits, Multi Splits, Multi V™ VRF (Variable Refrigerant Flow), Therma V™ air to water medium/high temperature heat pumps, extensive local, remote and central control systems and Spare Parts.

Composites Set a New Standard for Manual Handling

Over the last two years, a staggering 4.5 million working days[1] were lost to workplace injuries. A fifth of these were caused by manual handling[2]. One common activity which contributes to this, posing a high risk of manual handling injuries is the removal and replacement of heavy concrete and metal manhole and trench covers. Their position and weight makes them an ideal culprit for back and finger injuries which can be compounded if the covers corrode or crumble.