While the face of distribution may be changing, it’s important the face of the people remain the same, as ABB’s Pete Myatt explains.
Industry 4.0 and energy efficiency will be among the key themes at this year’s event, which takes place 24-28 April 2017. This preview will give you a taste of what’s on offer at one of the world’s leading industrial technology showcases.
Improving component system reliability, reduction of component weight, thermal dissipation and the simplification of module assembly are all key issues affecting Tier One supplier TRW in its development of leading edge automotive products.
When designing a new project, manufacturers in many cases will focus on the ‘high value’ components that embody their innovation as a business.
Intertronics’ customer BPR Medical is a small British company which combines creativity and entrepreneurialism to design, develop and manufacture world-beating products for export worldwide and use in the United Kingdom. As with any manufacturing company, the success of its products depends to a considerable degree on assembly methods.
Vestel is a global manufacturer of household and B2B appliances and devices. When responding to a national tender from the Ministry of Education to install Smartboards in schools in Turkey, Essentra supported Vestel by providing a custom locking solution to ensure the safety and security of the product and its users.
Research and development into unmanned vehicles has made considerable progress in the past few years.
Because ball screws are available in both inch and metric dimensions, designers sometimes begin the specification process by selecting a product family based on the unit of measure.
Non Destructive Test Equipment (NDT) is used extensively to analyse and measure for defect-free high precision components and fabrications in a wide range of industries where manufacturers pursue the highest degrees of component integrity and reliability.