From the editor's desk: The automation of automation Fourth Quarter 2023, Technews Publishing
Nowadays I’m trying to get my mind around AI, and figure out all the things I can do with it; but there’s another buzzword around, this one is ‘hyperautomation’. Today, it’s not smart manufacturing, ...
Rental service growing at Integrated Air Solutions Fourth Quarter 2023 The compressor Rental Division of Integrated Air Solutions, which was established only a year ago, is seeing exceptional growth, with many sizeable long-term contracts that call for large-capacity machines having been secured.
merSETA and Festo to establish 4IR centre Fourth Quarter 2023, Festo merSETA partnered with Festo, a leading supplier of industrial automation solutions and a global leader in technical education, to establish a 4IR skills centre at Maluti TVET College.
Motion controls market worth $18,9 billion in 2023 Fourth Quarter 2023 A recent report by market research firm, Interact Analysis forecasts that the motion controls market will return to steady growth following a period of high demand for consumer products in 2021/2022, which boosted investment in automation. In total, the firm anticipates the global motion controls market will be worth $18,9 billion in 2023, a rise from $17,7 billion last year.
Eskom Expo honours young scientists Fourth Quarter 2023 At this year’s Eskom Expo International Science Fair (ISF), young scientists reaped the benefits of their hard work and ingenuity, receiving full and partial bursaries, cash prizes, laptops, and opportunities for work-based exposure during their school holidays. The fair brought together the brightest young scientists from across South Africa and various other countries.
SEW-EURODRIVE launches online purchasing Fourth Quarter 2023, SEW-EURODRIVE In an important digital initiative to make product selection and procurement easier for customers. SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa has launched an online purchasing feature on its website.
Yaskawa’s robotics training programmes Third Quarter 2023, Yaskawa Southern Africa Robotics is an ever-growing industry, and South African manufacturers are increasingly adopting automation into their production processes to remain competitive. Yaskawa’s long-standing training academy offers its customers, and individuals looking to enter the industry, the opportunity to learn and upskill in various in-demand positions, including programming, operations, maintenance, safety and robot troubleshooting.
Red Dot Award for Beckhoff Third Quarter 2023, Beckhoff Automation Beckhoff Vision now includes a complete hardware portfolio in addition to the TwinCAT Vision software solution that was introduced in 2017.
The control giant from Duisburg Third Quarter 2023, Valve & Automation, Editor's Choice Valve & Automation’s control valve, more than four metres tall, produced for Siemens Energy in Duisburg, has broken ARCA’s internal design height record.
A cool coffee grinding gearmotor Second Quarter 2023 Bison Gear & Engineering, a leader in the power transmission industry, is excited to announce that its PowerSTAR coffee grinding gearmotor finished as a finalist for ‘Coolest Thing Made in Illinois.’ ...
Invertek Drives highlights VFD advantages Second Quarter 2023 The importance of variable frequency drives (VFD) in reducing energy use in industries using electric motor control applications was the topic at Hannover Messe 2023, held from 17 to 21 April.