Automate traceability on your SMT line at affordable costs

Automate your traceability with our highly modular ALF14 Label Feeder and benefit from fast, efficient and cost effective SMT line labelling. Check out features  & compatibility online or visit our booth at ELECTRONICA 2018!

FROST & SULLIVAN recognizes Augmented Reality Platform that improves industrial operations

Based on its recent analysis of the European enterprise Augmented Reality (AR) market, Frost & Sullivan has awarded RE’FLEKT with the 2018 European Product Leadership Award for its remarkable AR platform, REFLEKT ONE. This cutting-edge Augmented Reality platform transforms printed manuals into visual guides by re-using existing CAD data and content.

Catering Equipment Capabilities Boosted at SIC

SIC has invested in a new state of the art pinpoint inkjet printer to meet increasing demand from their growing catering equipment customer base.  The new Domino AX350i Pinpoint

Strong adhesion without hazardous substances

Heraeus Electronics has developed a new thick film gold conductor paste that avoids lead and cadmium. Specially matched ingredients also ensure a denser fired film and excellent bond strength with the ability for etching.

IT should be like water

IT should be like water, filling the space allocated to it.  HebeData has been designed with simplicity and efficacy at its core.  Management, enforcement and administrating/auditing staff understanding are its USPs.

Connecting 20 years of Advantra® technology

It is a big anniversary year for Advantra® packaging adhesives, and we at H.B. Fuller are excited to present a new product line and adhesives-related consulting services to our customers, partners and the packaging industry.

Be in control of your Nitrogen supply!

Paying for something that you don’t use is frustrating, whether at work or home. Sitting on inventory that won’t sell or buying more wallpaper than your room needs…waste and excess is never welcome. You might not realise it, but the same could be happening with your Nitrogen supply.

DELUMPER® 1075 LP CRUSHER – Powerful and Versatile Crusher

The DELUMPER 1075 LP Crusher reduces hard or soft, heat sensitive, sticky or wet agglomerates and lumps at high volume without degrading the material or causing rise in temperature. The unit’s low-friction cutting action is excellent for large quantities of sludge cake, agglomerated chemicals, plastics, fats, waxes or solid waste.

Introducing 3D printing to Deliver Supply Chain Advantages – Wedge Wire

Croft Filters Ltd, based in Warrington England, have been supplying custom filtration and separation solutions for over 32 years. Over this time Croft has developed a reputation for their quality, bespoke service through manufacturing a variety of products for specific requirements. These products have included: Filtration solutions, Baskets and Screens manufactured from Wedge Wire.

3 steps to the perfect Modified Atmosphere Packaging

Modified Atmosphere Packaging is attractive – for food manufacturers and consumers. It offers an appealing product presentation, keeps food fresh for a longer period and increases shelf life. The customer receives safe food without preservatives. Mix the gases correctly, check the gas composition and check the tightness of the packaging – with these three steps you get the perfect protective gas packaging.

AC-DC Battery backed power system 1U 19″ Rack Mounting up to 300 Watts

The PFD Series is a no break system to provide constant DC power without interruption in the event of an AC mains failure. Available in 150W and 300W versions and nominal DC outputs of 12V, 24V or 48V.

Don’t Let Your Efficiency Evaporate

Corrosive environments. Costly blowdowns. Hidden costs. Don’t let your Efficiency evaporate.


Diamond Ground Products Ltd has introduced a service to supply custom made TIG/PLASMA electrodes Pre-Ground exactly to the customer’s specifications.

Jacopa Strengthens Stormwater Solutions

Wastewater solutions specialist Jacopa has reached a landmark agreement with German water technology systems expert Steinhardt GmbH as the sole agent for its wide range of flood and process protection products in the UK and Ireland.

The move will enhance and consolidate Jacopa’s reputation as a one-stop shop for customers in the stormwater management market, teaming the Company’s existing extensive portfolio of screens and flushing systems with Steinhardt’s advanced stainless steel stormwater solutions which are fabricated using the latest laser technology and advanced stress modelling.

Temperature Instrumentation

The Thermocouple Welder, manufactured by Labfacility, is a compact, simple-to-use instrument designed for thermocouple and fine wire welding. More info


Summit Chilled, the intelligent process temperature control division of Summit Systems, has been selected to supply 18 x Thermoregulators to a tier 1 Automotive customer.

Addition Manufacturing Technologies Expands Bend Tool Production Capabilities in Preston, UK Operation

Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom October 22, 2018 – World-leading tube bending and end forming technology specialist Addition Manufacturing Technologies is expanding production capabilities by adding a manufacturing cell for precision bending tools.

Evaporative cooling listed as new category on the Energy Technology List (ETL), entitling buyers to claim an Enhanced Capital Allowance

Seeley International are proud to have all three Breezair models listed on The Energy Technology List (ETL), a government list of energy-saving products used by businesses. Breezair products are the first evaporative coolers to be listed on the UK’s Carbon Trust Energy Technology List.

PhoenixTM Ltd – Phoenix Temperature Measurement

PhoenixTM Ltd designs and manufactures ‘thru-process’ temperature monitoring systems for use in the heat treatment industry. Providing solutions for various industrial sectors including heat treatment of metals and finished products, industrial paint and powder coating and food processing. Protected by a thermal barrier, the data logger travels through the process with thermocouples measuring the product and or oven environmental temperature. A historic temperature record (Profile graph or TUS) is collected which then can be analysed using Industry specific software.  

New “Industry-Leading” White Paper “INTERFACE IN THE FIELD”

Controlling interface is critical to process optimization and uptime. Magnetrol® has just released a new white paper examining interface challenges from the field with expert insights, technology comparisons and case studies.

New Product Annoucement – Analog and Temperature Modules For Weintek iR Series i/o

Earlier in 2018, Weintek released a high-efficiency control solution: HMI+CODESYS+I/O Module, which has received positive feedback from customers. To make it a more complete solution, Weintek has developed new modules for the iR Series modules: Analog I/O modules and a Temperature module. iR Series i/o combined with a CODESYS enabled HMI can take care of complex tasks that traditionally would have required a separate PLC – saving you both time and money.

Introducing the new Rapidox 1100

Cambridge Sensotec’s flagship Rapidox 1100Z oxygen gas analyser is being relaunched in November 2018 with a new look, new features and fully upgraded software.  First developed nearly ten years ago, the Rapidox 1100 oxygen gas analyser continues to be the company’s best-selling and most versatile oxygen instrument, due to its speed and accuracy of measurement, ease of use, calibration and ultra-long life sample pump.

Jacopa-Bosker Agreement Praised During Royal Visit

New deals and agreements between UK and Dutch companies have been announced at an ‘Innovation Showcase’ hosted by the Department for International Trade (DIT). The event was held during this week’s State Visit by the King and Queen of the Netherlands and was an opportunity to demonstrate that, although our relationship might be changing in the context of our exit from the EU, our cooperation on trade and innovation remains strong.

Temperature Sensors

Labfacility manufacture a wide range of temperature sensors to suit your application. An extensive range of Thermocouples in IEC or ANSI calibration, PRT’s, Detectors, Environmental Sensors and HandHeld Sensors / Thermometers are available to buy via our ecommerce website.

Free Guide to Liquid Product Recovery for Process Industries

Find Out How ‘Pigging’ Increases Yields, Reduces Flush Waste, Speeds Up Changeovers and Improves Environmental Sustainability

HPS, the global specialists in liquid product recovery and transfer solutions, has recently released a new document for companies looking to improve productivity and efficiency through ‘pigging’.  

Engineered technologies

Engineered technologies Surface treatments for critical components CWST are exhibiting at the Advanced Engineering Show from the 31st October to the 1st November at Stand Number: N65

UNISIG presents new manufacturing solutions for mold makers

UNISIG adds five new models to its proven range of deep drilling and milling centers.

With the new range of UNISIG’s USC-M deep drilling and milling centers, mold makers now have seven powerful and versatile solutions for workpiece diameters of up to 3.600 mm and workpiece weights of up to 30 t. All machines combine several processes in one machine: the deep hole drilling and milling on all four sides of a workpiece, while at the same time reducing setup times and increasing accuracy for mold makers. All machines support the high feed rates of modern indexable gundrill tools.

Are you worried about Forklifts skidding and bringing in dirt and water?

If you have forklift trucks moving in an out of your warehouse or facility frequently throughout the day, the wheels are likely to be bringing in dirt and water from outside, especially in wet weather. This can lead to slips and falls, an unclean environment and the risk of forklifts skidding. Fortunately, there is a solution – Waterhog Forklift Mats.

Dixon Introduces new EZLINK™ Armless Cam & Groove

A new push-to-connect positive locking system and low-profile design dramatically improves the ability to easily transfer and unload fuels, water and other liquids.

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

Tank overfill is a constant safety concern for any storage terminal site, and for good reason. Overfill has resulted in injuries, loss of life and billions of Pounds worth of damages worldwide. That’s why Magnetrol® matters. We have proven ways to minimize your risks, reduce insurance premiums and comply with the latest industry standards. Download our Overfill Protection Kit and protect what matters. Because at your site, level matters.

Hot Forming Processes require exact Temperature Control

LumaSense non-contact temperature monitoring solutions for press hardening are designed to meet the critical quality assurance standards required by CQI-9

The requirements regarding the adherence to tight temperature limits in hot forming processes become evidently more stringent. Reasons for that are continuously increasing quality requirements on materials, especially on steel parts.

Gain 10 seconds in production per identified cable

If you work with large volumes of cables and need cable traceability and identification, you can increase production efficiency with our complete and automated cable identification solutions.

Reducing water and waste water costs “It’s simple when you have the knowledge”

Got a hunch that you are paying too much for your water supply? Frustrated by the lack of clarity over how your water service charges break down? Keen to learn whether you might be due a refund for incorrect billing?

Advanced Engineering 2018 announces keynote speakers including Jaguar Land Rover, Atkins and Siemens

The Advanced Engineering Show has announced several industry-leading keynote speakers for six zones this year, including Siemens, Jaguar Land Rover and the High Value Manufacturing Catapult.

The poisoned apple effect

~ Breaking the chains of Traditional Machine Vision ~


In Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the jealous stepmother of the protagonist orders the title character to be killed. Snow White escapes and is later discovered hiding in the seven dwarfs’ cottage. To further her evil agenda, the stepmother disguises herself as a hag to deliver a poisoned apple, which causes Snow White to fall into a deathlike sleep that can only be broken by a kiss from a prince. Here Harel Boren, CEO of Inspekto, founder of Autonomous Machine Vision, explains how manufacturers and their QA managers can ensure their QA story has a happy ending, just like Snow White’s.

The Risks of Static in Hazardous Areas

When we refer to electrostatic discharge as an ignition source, like many other sources it is not tangible for the operator to see, smell or hear.  This characteristic of static electricity can unfortunately promote an attitude of “it can’t happen to me”.