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Panasonic Industry Europe supported TUM Hyperloop team wins fourth SpaceX Hyperloop Competition

On the 21nd of July the fourth SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition took place in Los Angeles. The Hyperloop concept was introduced in 2013 by SpaceX founder Elon Musk to challenge modern ways of transportation by racing extremely fast pods through a vacuum tunnel. Since 2015, all three Hyperloop Pod competitions …

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Aiming to increase quality and efficiency in complex vacuum coating applications

HORIBA, the world-renowned manufacturer of high-quality instruments and measurement systems, is collaborating with Socrate Industrie in process and control technologies that stand to improve quality and yield in vacuum coating applications that use physical vapour deposition (PVD) and plasma-enhanced chemical vapour deposition (PECVD). Socrate Industrie supplies vacuum coating equipment for PVD and microwave …

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Foremost Electronics appointed UK distributor for Neutrik Industrial Connectors

Foremost Electronics, the Essex based specialist distributor of electromechanical components and sub-assemblies, is pleased to announce that they have been appointed UK Distributor for circular connector specialist Neutrik Industrial Connectors. Announcing the availability of two significant new cable and chassis connector series at the same time Alan Vincent, Sales Director …

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MTC to offer platform for innovative ideas

The Manufacturing Technology Centre is giving entrepreneurs, technologists and inventors the chance to pitch their innovative ideas on factory digitalisation to the UK’s manufacturing decision makers. The MTC has put aside time at its flagship digital conference in November for innovators and companies to make a pitch to the audience, …

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Stefan Scheiber and Matthias Altendorf: new members of the Board of Directors of Kistler Holding

At the extraordinary general meeting on 16 September 2019, the shareholders of Kistler Holding AG elected two new members to the Board of Directors: Stefan Scheiber, CEO of the Bühler Group, and Matthias Altendorf, CEO of the Endress+Hauser Group. These two CEOs of successful family companies that operate internationally will …

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2019 Quality Day Meeting dates announced for flat metal manufacturers

The Quality Alliance, a network of high-tech companies that develop and supply quality assurance and control systems to the global metals industry, has announced the group’s annual Quality Day 2019 meetings will take place in Spain in October. Designed specifically for flat metal products manufacturers (coils, sheets and plates) to …

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New BEKA catalogue

BEKA associates have published a new catalogue which contains data sheets and background information for their extensive range of hazardous and safe area display products. The 332 page catalogue introduces stainless steel loop powered indicators, plus field and panel mounting tachometers, totalisers, counters and timers. It is a useful reference …

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Powelectrics are delighted to launch their new Metron4 IoT telemetry device at Sensors & Instrumentation Live 2019

Connecting assets to the cloud is now essential to remain competitive! Meet Powelectrics‘ brand new Metron4! Metron4 represents future of remote monitoring! It makes it easy for Powelectrics customers around the world to monitor, control and maintain their assets and critical processes. Building on the success of our award-winning and …

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Meet the experts at Sensors & Instrumentation Live

As well as finding the instrumentation you need, Sensors & Instrumentation Live offers a prime opportunity to grow your business in the new Enterprise Hub. Representatives from key engineering institutions and organisations will give a series of invaluable presentations, giving you an insight into topics including funding, training, apprenticeships, business …

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New Impulse noise system’s higher sampling rate meets military standard for noise limit measurements

Brüel & Kjær has introduced a portable, battery-driven system for measuring and reporting the impulse noise produced by unsuppressed and suppressed firearms. The system provides high accuracy measurements of impulse noise peak values to support comparing and evaluating various prototypes for their potential for causing hearing damage. The MIL-1474‑D and MIL-1474-E standards …

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