Joloda lead the way in automation

In the ultra-competitive logistics environment, Joloda International provide world class solutions for truck loading.  Joloda design, manufacture and install automatic truck-loading systems from factories in the UK, Netherlands and USA.

Level matters to your business. That’s why it matters to Magnetrol®.

Information matters
What happens when it’s 2:03 am, no one is on site, and something unexpected happens in a tank?
Magnetrol is on it. In fact, all of the information will be right there in the morning for your team. Our advanced diagnostics capture an echo curve that reveals every detail.

Registration is now open for TCT Show 2018 taking place at the NEC, 25th–27th September

64 engaging presentations across three stages with an array of world-leading speakers, over 300 cutting-edge exhibitors and em>inspiring show features.

Chester, June 26th, 2018 — Registration is now open for TCT Show, a world-leading design-to-manufacturing event delivering business-critical insights on 3D printing, additive manufacturing, CAD/CAE, metrology and inspection as well as conventional manufacturing processes such as moulding, casting and CNC machining.

Over 10,000 professionals from 60 countries and 20 key industries including automotive, aerospace, healthcare, consumer products and many more will attend TCT across three show days to be inspired, do business and find solutions for their design and manufacturing challenges “There’s so much going on at TCT, this year’s event will attract more people and showcase more technology than ever before. With more than 300 exhibitors on the largest show floor to date, more than 60 world-class speaker sessions and exciting interactive show features, visitors will gain key insights into the latest AM and 3D printing technologies, materials and processes that will help shape the future of design-to-manufacturing Innovation.

Jacopa Scores 100% in Achilles Audit

Jacopa have taken top honours scoring a maximum 100% in every section across both the ‘Management System Evaluation’ and ‘Onsite Assessment’ categories in a recent Achilles UVDB Verify audit. During the two-day audit Achilles’ qualified assessors scrutinised everything from on-site incident records to the company’s corporate social responsibility policy to finally deliver Jacopa’s top marks score.

HORIBA: Global Leaders in Measurement & Analysis in High Value Processes

In the industrialised world of product engineering and manufacturing, the unsung heroes who take concepts and turn them into reality, utilise the unsung capabilities of technology companies who provide them with data essential to meet the increasing demands of regulation, safety and productivity. Among these unsung companies is a global leader by the name of HORIBA who through their philosophy of Joy and Fun and technical capability enable many household names to produce high quality products from high value processes. Phil Burnside, HORIBA UK’s New Business Development Manager introduces HORIBA’s many capabilities….

Advanced engineering company TP Group invests in technology as it expands into new markets and looks ahead to Industry 4.0

 

Following strong growth in the nuclear sector, TP Group launched a £1.5 million state-of-the-art Advanced Manufacturing Centre at the company’s Dukinfield facility, near Manchester, earlier this year. The mission-critical and safety-critical equipment that TP Group designs and engineers is manufactured at this site as well as a facility in Portsmouth.

EEMUA – helping you improve safety, efficiency, and compliance

This year we are holding our EEMUA Annual Inspection Seminar in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, on Thursday 13 September 2018. The day will be focusing on the current issues and new techniques in inspection. If you have an interest in or responsibility for inspection, structural integrity or containment then this seminar is for you. Book today to take advantage of the early bird rate, which ends on 9 August!

Providing Torque Sensor Solutions for Any Industrial Application

With 30 years of torque, power measurement and expertise in equipment manufacturing expertise Datum Electronics provides both industry standard and off the shelf solutions. Tailor-made systems and products can be manufactured to customer’s specifications, including OEM transducers and solutions, in both medium to high volume.

Fraser launches revolutionary new cleaning and static neutralisation product

Leading anti-static specialist Fraser has launched an advanced product to clean and neutralise static in injection moulding workflows.

The Roto-Clean 4900 blasts pulsating ionized air from single or multiple heads to clean a product and remove static that could attract further dust. The device consists of a dual rotary nozzle driven by a patented centrifugal control integrated into a circular static eliminator.

SEIS investments in Science and Engineering Start-ups.

The SEIS scheme was introduced in 2012 and offers the most generous tax breaks of any government scheme in the last 50 years to encourage investment in start-ups.

RK Rose+Krieger

RK Rose+Krieger have been manufacturing components for automation and machine building for over 40 years. Our extensive range of products in the fields of linear adjustment, profile technology, connecting and module technology are renowned and respected for their reliability and performance.

Lamonde Automation

cMT HMI with built-in CODESYS is a high-performance HMI with an onboard PLC in compliance with the IEC 61131-3 standard. Combining a cMT+CODESYS HMI with the new Weintek iR Series I/O Modules delivers a new generation solution delivering a more compact and flexible architecture.

SEVEN REASONS WHY YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS TO AUTOMATE ITS MACHINE TENDING PROCESSES

When it comes to robots and automation in the workplace, the UK remains far behind many of its global competitor nations. Many businesses still regard automation as a “nice-to-have” that’s only meant for the biggest players in the market. FANUC UK’s Mark Schlanker is here to argue that automation is becoming a must-have for the future of all UK manufacturing, big or small, and that machine tending might just be the best place to start.

WEBSTER TECHNOLOGIES

As specialist engineering and design consultants, our family heritage began in the early 1960’s where we began designing, manufacturing and global distribution of mining equipment, being the first to use hydraulics for cutting. The Webster Roadheader quickly became a well- known and respected brand and product range, still used in quarrying and mining applications today.

Being the original inventors, we remain famous for The Rockwheel, now a proven and recognised cutting equipment attachment range, utilised in many industries and applications across the globe, since it was first introduced over 25 years ago.

RT STROBE pocketLED Laser – the Stroboscope with Integrated Laser Synchronization

 

RHEINTACHO has equipped a small portable pocket stroboscope with an auto-sync laser function. The new RT STROBE pocketLED Laser sets the standard concerning functionality and usability.

RT STROBE pocketLED Laser combines an LED-stroboscope and a laser tachometer in one device. The LED stroboscope is used for the visualization of movement. The laser tachometer enables contactless rotational speed measurement. The areas of application are numerous: everywhere where objects moving quickly have to be made visible, e.g. while checking turbines, in production and process control in the printing and textile industries, during inspection of running equipment in production or in research and development, especially when monitoring material safeguarding.

APD doubles throughput with the help of a BITO storage solution

A BITO Storage Systems installation has helped Autoparts & Diagnostics (APD) transform its central warehouse operation for the UK by giving extra capacity and a more efficient picking operation through greater density of storage.

In July 2017, leading supplier of top quality automotive parts, tools and diagnostic equipment, APD moved into a new central warehouse just across the road from its existing facility in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire. BITO racking, shelving and carton live flow lanes with XL containers give the space capacity that APD needs inside the new facility to establish new and more efficient work processes. This will result in a throughput this year of 4 million items, doubling what was achieved in the old warehouse.

The UK’s largest annual gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals.

Advanced Engineering is the UK’s largest showcase on the latest advances in engineering, converging innovations, latest developments and vital information driving efficiency and profitability to enable UK manufacturers to compete and grow in an ever competitive global market.

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

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.

Bahco team develops new bandsaw blade, the 3858 Sandflex P9000 PQ™

In their endless pursuit of excellence in bandsaw blade cutting performance, Bahco’s design and manufacturing team has developed a new blade, the 3858 Sandflex P9000 PQ™.

Tinytag Data Loggers: Robust Environmental Monitoring Solutions

The Tinytag range of data loggers has been designed and manufactured in the UK by Gemini Data Loggers since 1992. The range includes rugged devices designed for monitoring in industrial, manufacturing, process and engineering applications. Compact, accurate and versatile, Tinytags help ensure that conditions can be measured, recorded, analysed and validated.  Tinytags record:

Advanced Automation by the soldering experts

Besigheim / Germany, January 2018 – More than half a century of experience in soldering and superiority in innovation, allows us to take our customers to the next step in achieving production excellence. The new WTBR 1000 Benchtop Robot represents a one-of-a-kind synergy of precision, reliability, and productivity of soldering tasks.

Adelphi

Automation or semi-automation can improve the rate of processing for many, and Adelphi’s turnkey production lines save clients the hassle of dealing with multiple suppliers to achieve automation for their businesses. Production aspects available include Rotary infeed/outfeed, Washing, Sterilising, Induction sealing, Labelling and coding, Elevators, Case packers, Conveyor systems, Palletisers, Container unscramblers, Shrink wrappers, Ink jet printers and Visual inspection units.

Full steam ahead with help from Riello

Riello has donated an RL34 oil burner to the Internal Fire Museum in Cardigan for use in the first of its steam halls. The burner is fitted to a Beel VFB boiler donated by Cochran UK.

Streamline: Audi e-tron prototype with decisive aerodynamics

The better an electric car’s aerodynamics, the further it travels: With a drag coefficient of 0.28, the Audi e-tron prototype achieves a top result in the SUV segment. This figure is a decisive factor in the everyday range of more than 400 kilometers (248.5 mi) in the WLTP cycle. The virtual exterior mirrors constitute one highlight in the aerodynamics concept of the all-electric premium-class model.

100% Success for Modular RBCs

Northern Ireland Water has awarded a framework contract to wastewater treatment systems and solutions experts Jacopa for Rotating Biological Contactors (RBCs) potentially worth up to £7 million. The framework term is for 7 years (5 + 2 year extensions).

The contract, for the supply, testing and commissioning of RBCs to the water company, was tendered in two lots. Jacopa was appointed to the framework under Lot 2.

Online auction: Machinery for Pen Production & Materials

Leading European industrial auctioneer Surplex is currently auctioning off 98 items from machinery stock renewal of renowned Italian stationary items manufacturer CARIOCA. The auction features machines for pen production, storage technology and a large quantity of products like ball point pens, felt tip pens, pastels, highlighters and materials. Items can be purchased on www.surplex.com until 16 July.

Flotronic ‘H’ Series pumps designed to meet exacting standards

Flotronic Pumps’ original 10” ‘H’ Series pump was designed to meet the exacting hygiene standards of 3-A Sanitary Standards, Inc (3-A SSI) and to be used in processes where hygiene is a priority.

Addition Manufacturing Technologies Expands Tooling Capabilities in Preston, UK Operation

World-leading tube bending and end forming technology specialist Addition Manufacturing Technologies has expanded production capabilities by adding a manufacturing cell for consumable bending tools.

JASIC

JASIC is an international developer, manufacturer and supplier of welding inverters and integrated welding solutions that represent value, reliability, durability and innovation.

​An international sales network in 60 countries – JASIC has a worldwide reputation for providing the highest quality with exceptional service.

Aluline Precision Engineering

Aluline provides a “One Stop” Precision Engineering Service to leading companies in the manufacturing, scientific, offshore and the water industries. They offer a diverse range of services including, Punching and Forming, Acrylic Fabrications, Plastics, Precision Engineering, Electrostatic Powder Coating, Stainless Steel Fabrications, Welded Fabrications and Mechanical Assemblies as well as Anti Self Harm products manufacture.