Retrofit of sheet metal warehouse 1st Quarter 2019, Beckhoff Automation, Electrical switching & drive systems & components The modernisation project was handled by Peter Huber, a full service provider of control solutions for sheet metalworking, and a Beckhoff solution provider since 2010.
Blockbuster effects, automated for any theatrical production 4th Quarter 2018, Beckhoff Automation, Electrical switching & drive systems & components Controlling all the complex moving parts in a large-scale theatrical production requires a robust control system in the background, and Hudson uses Beckhoff’s PC-based control technology.
Taking hydraulics to a new level 4th Quarter 2018, Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa, Other technologies The recent introduction of versatile digital ecosystems connecting electronic control hardware and software to the cloud will be a game changer for mobile hydraulic machinery and equipment manufacturers.
How to prove payback on an Industry 4.0 project 4th Quarter 2018, Festo, Other technologies Festo not only implements IIoT functions and services into its product portfolio, but also adds training and consulting, for students as well as professionals, using the latest ideas in its Technology Factory at Scharnhausen, Germany.
A revolutionary new heavy duty engine platform 4th Quarter 2018, Electrical switching & drive systems & components Cummins ISG is a revolutionary global heavy duty engine platform developed using a combination of patented technologies and advanced production techniques.
Technology that gets under your skin 3rd Quarter 2018, Horne Technologies, Electrical switching & drive systems & components Football players Lukas Podolski and Jerome Boateng have them. Olympic swimmer Franziska van Almsick has them. Pop stars such as Robbie Williams and Madonna also decorate their bodies. What does this have ...
Wet brake solution for Land Cruisers 3rd Quarter 2018, Axiom Hydraulics, Hydraulic systems & components Axiom Hydraulics is the exclusive agent for Ausco Products’ wet enclosed LC brake for the Toyota Land Cruiser, the vehicle of choice for South African mining. This well-proven vehicle is commonly used ...
Modern electromechanical machine design 3rd Quarter 2018, Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa, Other technologies Many leading motion technology suppliers have developed their product portfolio specifically for machine designers.
Safe landing every time 3rd Quarter 2018, Siemens Digital Industries, Hydraulic systems & components Aeronautics research institute studies aircraft braking operations using simulation software from Siemens.
Fully automatic tool change for CNC machining and 3D printing 2nd Quarter 2018, Beckhoff Automation, Electrical switching & drive systems & components Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies has developed a CNC-based hybrid tool solution, the Ambit multi-task system, which can be integrated into almost any CNC metalworking machine.
PC-based CNC controller revitalises traditional wood joining technique 2nd Quarter 2018, Beckhoff Automation, Electrical switching & drive systems & components Beckhoff's CNC PC- and EtherCAT-based control platform controls the automatic manufacturing of mortise and tenon joints and provides a bright future for the traditional wood joining technique.
Ready for Industry 4.0: Connected hydraulics 2nd Quarter 2018, Electrical switching & drive systems & components Decentralised intelligence and open interfaces are the crucial requirements for future automation solutions.
Green energy stores of the future 2nd Quarter 2018, Other technologies Former South African mines could find a new lease of life – with old mine shafts turned into hi-tech green energy stores. Energy startup, Gravitricity has just received a R12 million grant from Innovate ...
New drive range for energy intensive applications 2nd Quarter 2018, Schneider Electric South Africa, Electrical switching & drive systems & components Schneider Electric has extended its range of Altivar Process drives to include a solution for energy intensive applications in the oil and gas, mining, minerals and metals sectors – the Altivar 960 variable speed drive.
Festo’s human-robot collaboration with artificial intelligence 2nd Quarter 2018, Festo, Robotics & Mechatronics By means of intelligent workplaces capable of learning, such as the BionicWorkplace, and the use of multifunctional tools, collaboration between humans and machines will be even more intuitive, simple and efficient in future.