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Mouser Electronics opens new Customer Service Centre in Vietnam

Mouser Electronics has announced the opening of its Vietnam Customer Service Centre in Ho Chi Minh City. This new customer service centre, located in the iconic Bitexco Financial Tower, will support local electronic design engineers, buyers and hardware innovators, helping them to locate the newest products for their designs. Mouser now has 26 …

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Phoenix Contact drives Industry 4.0 with CC-Link IE network switches and plans TSN support

As businesses are embarking on their journeys to build the Factory of the Future, Phoenix Contact is committed in helping its customers with reliable and futureproof components, systems and solutions to create interconnected businesses. Ensuring CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) conformance for their CC-Link IE compatible network devices and understanding the …

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Nanusens is a finalist in four categories in 2019 BEEAs

Nanusens is a finalist in four categories in this year’s British Engineering Excellence Awards – Design Team of the Year, New Product (Electronic) of the Year, Small Company of the Year and Start Up of the Year. Dr Josep Montanyà, Nanusens CEO, said, “We are delighted to have achieved such great …

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MTS awarded contract for world’s largest heavy vehicle durability simulator

MTS Systems Corporation has been awarded a contract valued at $30.4M, inclusive of all options, to design and build the world’s largest spindle-coupled road simulator for the US Army. The contract will be incrementally funded, and the majority of options exercisable in fiscal years 2020, 2021 and 2022. The road …

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Yokogawa recognised with Frost & Sullivan Global Customer Value Leadership award

Yokogawa has received the Global Customer Value Leadership Award for Integrated Performance Management from global market research and consulting company Frost & Sullivan as part of their 2019 Best Practices Awards. Announced on 29 July 2019, the award recognises how Yokogawa’s OpreXTM Profit-driven Operation solution helps customers in the process industries deliver …

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Mouser Electronics signs global agreement with Formerica

Mouser Electronics has announced a global distribution agreement with Formerica Optoelectronics, a pioneer and leading provider of optical interconnect solutions. Using innovative technologies that offer higher energy efficiency, greater reliability, and superior performance, the Formerica portfolio consists of a broad range of optical transceivers, active optical cables (AOC)/fanouts, optical bypass modules …

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SICK’s Opens Doors of its Industry 4.0 Smart Factory to PPMA Visitors

SICK is inviting PPMA Total Show visitors to gain an exclusive behind-the-scenes insight into its pioneering new Industry 4.0 smart sensor production facility in Freiburg, Southern Germany. It is the first time the doors of SICK’s 4.0 Now factory have been opened to UK industry, since full-scale, high-volume production of …

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Optical 3D metrology for quality assurance of gas turbines

Each year, more than four billion air passengers worldwide rely on quality controls in the aviation industry. This is because 12,000 meters above sea level, very special requirements must be met regarding the quality of materials and components. With its optical measuring systems, GOM already supports the aerospace industry in …

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New sensor could shake up earthquake response effort

The recent massive southern California earthquakes shut down Ridgecrest Regional Hospital throughout the 4 July holiday weekend while the tiny town of Ridgecrest assessed the damages. A new optical sensor developed at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) could speed up the time it takes to evaluate whether critical buildings …

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100 days, 100 nights: Sensor network reveals telltale patterns in neighbourhood air quality

Black carbon, commonly known as soot, is a significant contributor to global warming and is strongly linked to adverse health outcomes. Produced by the incomplete combustion of fuels – emitted from large trucks, trains, and marine vessels – it is an air pollutant of particular concern to residents in urban …

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