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Mobility of the future
3rd Quarter 2017, Horne Technologies, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

In celebration of its 100th anniversary, the BMW Group commissioned the development of the Iconic Impulses exhibition, which looks ahead to the future: ‘What will mobility look like in the next 100 years? ...

A revolution in automation
3rd Quarter 2017, Festo, Pneumatic systems & components

All this is made possible by the latest developments in piezo technology and associated software. Just as the smartphone turned the mobile communication market on its head a decade ago, so too Festo’s ...

Siemens software for high performance bikes
3rd Quarter 2017, Siemens Digital Factory & Process Ind. & Drives, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Bike manufacturer develops high performance bikes with Solid Edge from Siemens PLM Software.

NASA relies on maxon technology
3rd Quarter 2017, DNH Tradeserve, Electrical switching & drive systems & components, Robotics & Mechatronics

Swiss drive specialist, maxon motor will supply several drives specifically developed for the task to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, which is building the Mars 2020 rover for NASA. The maxon drives are ...

Drives and motors in automotive test rigs
3rd Quarter 2017, Nidec Industrial Automation Southern Africa, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Regenerative drives are also often used, so that the drive is able to regenerate electric power when the motor is absorbing energy or providing a load, returning this energy to the supply and reducing ...

XTS drives toothbrush packaging line
3rd Quarter 2017, Beckhoff Automation, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Koch Pac-Systeme in Pfalzgrafenweiler, Germany, is a specialist in customer-specific blister packaging machines and systems and has again proven its expertise with an innovative and complex new packaging ...

Innovation goes hand in hand
3rd Quarter 2017, Horne Technologies, Robotics & Mechatronics

To make daily life easier, the British company Steeper has developed the bebionic myoelectric hand prosthesis. This is controlled by myoelectric signals generated from muscle contractions in the arm, ...

Easy plant automation with Contactless Energy Transfer
3rd Quarter 2017, SEW-Eurodrive, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

SEW-Eurodrive’s Movitrans Contactless Energy Transfer system is based on inductive energy transfer, whereby electrical energy is transferred without contact from a fixed conductor. The electromagnetic ...

Innovation for mechanical engineering
2nd Quarter 2017, Beckhoff Automation

Beckhoff’s eXtended Transport System (XTS) has found its way into numerous new machines supporting the development of innovative automation concepts in a diversity of forms, from simple to highly complex.

A new chapter for hydraulics
2nd Quarter 2017, Hydraulic systems & components

A new groundbreaking technology could change the face of hydraulics – digital displacement technology (DDT).

From the President’s desk: SAFPA reaches out with new qualifications
2nd Quarter 2017, SA Fluid Power Association (SAFPA), SAFPA

SAFPA’s training initiative to develop properly accredited fluid power qualifications for the industry has made significant progress. Motion Control’s editor recently paid a visit to the training service ...

Freaky hydraulics
2nd Quarter 2017, Hydraulic systems & components

There is some great technology that can be developed by mimicking spiders.

Want a thrill – try hydraulics
1st Quarter 2017, Hydraulic systems & components

Motion Control’s editor, Kim Roberts, spoke to Monty Jasper, corporate vice president for safety and engineering at Cedar Fair in Sandusky, Ohio, about the engineering behind the Top Thrill Dragster.

Nanoscale hydraulics
1st Quarter 2017, Hydraulic systems & components

Motion Control’s editor caught up with UC Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Ashlie Martini, to find out more about the Simulation, Rheology and Efficiency of Polymer Enhanced Solutions project.

Mechanical drives in a nutshell
1st Quarter 2017, Siemens Digital Factory & Process Ind. & Drives, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

The editors of Motion Control and SA Instrumentation & Control recently paid a visit to the Mechanical Drives factory in Isando, Johannesburg to find out how Mechanical Drives fits into the greater Siemens picture.

Hydraulics lifts the stage at U2 concert
1st Quarter 2017, Bearing Man Group t/a BMG, Hydraulic systems & components

Together with Enerpac, Stageco developed a unique system based on Enerpac’s synchronous lift system to raise the modular construction to a height of 30 metres quickly and safely.

Digitalisation set to develop Africa
1st Quarter 2017, Siemens Digital Factory & Process Ind. & Drives, News & events

Siemens has presented the African Digitalisation Maturity Report, which lays out a digitalisation benchmark across four countries, South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Ethiopia, as well as key vertical industries – transport, manufacturing and energy.

Ready for Industry 4.0
1st Quarter 2017, Tectra Automation, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Bosch Rexroth’s IndraMotion MLC control system enhances automation performance and flexibility.

High-tech bread
4th Quarter 2016, Yaskawa Southern Africa, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Austrian industrial bakery relies on innovative, fast and efficient PLC technology from VIPA.

PC controlled telescope surveys the skies
4th Quarter 2016, Beckhoff Automation, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) is a highly unique astronomical research facility. The observatory is operated by the Centro de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (CEFCA) foundation, whose main research goal is to survey several thousand square degrees of sky photometrically.

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