Brexit – Impacts on the electronics industry

In this opinion piece, Amy Leary, marketing manager at eBOM.com, considers the impact that Brexit is having on the electronics industry. For those who may not be aware, The United Kingdom held a referendum vote on its relationship to the EU back in 2016. With virtual guarantees that The United …

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Yokogawa acquires nanopipette technology from US venture for use in life science applications

Yokogawa has acquired a nanopipette technology that was developed by BioStinger, a spin-off from the University of California, Santa Cruz. This technology is able to target specific locations inside individual cells, enabling the injection of target substances such as genes or drugs and the extraction of intracellular materials. The low …

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Air pollution on track to exceed limits at four out of five Breathe London sites

Environmental Defense Fund Europe (EDFE) together with Mayor Sadiq Khan have released the second wave of data from Breathe London, an ambitious collaborative project to measure and map air pollution across the capital. In addition to nitrogen dioxide (NO2) measurements from the network’s 100+ stationary pods, the interactive map now …

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Fluke Calibration publishes third annual US calibration and metrology salary survey results

Fluke Calibration has released the results of its third annual Calibration & Metrology Salary Survey. Data collected in this survey shows median annual base salary information in the US across multiple industries and disciplines in the field of metrology, and how those incomes differ between educational backgrounds, industry, years of …

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ETL and Lumina Broadcast Systems partner at MilCis Show 2019

ETL systems and its Australian Partner Lumina BSA, will be showcasing its RF signal distribution solutions at the Military, Communications and information systems (MilCis) show on 12th-14th of November in Canberra, Australia. ETL will be demonstrating its popular Hurricane 64×64 L-band matrix, which is used to provide flexibility in uplink and downlink Satcoms including video …

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Diodes Incorporated wins prestigious Manufacturing Site of the Year award

Diodes Incorporated‘s manufacturing facilities in Oldham have been declared the UK electronic systems industry’s best in 2019 at the TechWorks Awards. Testament to Diodes’ manufacturing prowess, the three-strong shortlist also featured a second Diodes site. The awards celebrate the year’s key electronics innovations, people and companies from across the UK and …

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Defence Growth Partnership announces Defence Industry Dialogue at DSEI Japan

The UK’s Defence Growth Partnership (DGP) will be supporting international business opportunities at DSEI Japan in November, with a Defence Industry Dialogue (DID) scheduled to take place during the event. Following on from a very successful DID at DSEI in London in September, the event will focus on finding new …

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HRH Prince Charles welcomes NMiTE’s innovative approach to filling the UK’s engineering skills gap

On 5 November 2019, The Prince of Wales met representatives from NMiTE (New Model in Technology and Engineering), which aims to become the engineering university for and of the future in Hereford.  His Royal Highness met members of NMiTE during a visit to Herefordshire based technology company, ETL Systems. The …

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BEKA introduce IP66 rear protection for panel instruments

BEKA associates have introduced a new accessory which provides impact and IP66 ingress protection for the rear of their panel mounting 96 x 48mm instruments and their 60 x 105mm rugged stainless steel panel instruments. The kit allows the extensive range of BEKA panel mounting loop powered indicators, rate totalisers, …

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BEKA indicators installed in polyurethane manufacturing plant

Positive Weighing Solutions Ltd have recently installed BEKA BA304G field mounting loop powered indicators in a Midlands polyurethane manufacturing plant. The indicators, which have ATEX and IECEx intrinsic safety certification, display process temperatures and are working alongside Dini Argeo weighing monitors supplied by Positive Weighing Solutions. Positive Weighing Solutions are …

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