Archive


2016 ▾

4th Quarter 2016: Feature Articles

  • Well positioned to lead the pack
  • PC controlled telescope surveys the skies
  • Small solution, big results
  • SMC to manufacture valve ­manifolds
  • Autonomous, self-regulating systems with collective behaviour
  • How wind farms can harvest energy savings
  • Diesel genset technology supports clean power in Africa


3rd Quarter 2016: Feature Articles

  • A versatile design house
  • Siemens at the speed of sound
  • Is the geared motor dead?
  • Variable inductance position ­sensors
  • Innovative new valve manifold
  • Marthinusen & Coutts completes technically challenging project
  • Construction and testing of an experimental H Robot
  • The future of vehicle crash testing
  • Increasing throughput in the automotive industry
  • SEW-Eurodrive is ready


2nd Quarter 2016: Feature Articles

  • Compact multi-axis servo system
  • Gripper modelled on a chameleon’s tongue
  • In search of a suitable pneumatic drive
  • Polyurethane seals for wind turbines
  • Energy efficient solutions through hybrid automation


1st Quarter 2016: Feature Articles

  • Structured maintenance management for optimum efficiency
  • Motion control in a ­superconducting electron linear ­accelerator
  • Hydraulics for Industry 4.0
  • A force to be reckoned with
  • Changemakers: women in ­engineering