Clever level switch

New range of level sensors from ifm electronic At the recent Hanover Fair this year, ifm electronic launched a series of point level sensors with the most reliable deposit suppression on the market.  The new LMC range can be set to almost any liquid or viscous medium as well as …

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THE BRAINS OF THE BOILERHOUSE

GET THE FREE WHITE PAPER Find out how you can identify the true efficiency of your boilerhouse. Download Whitepaper WHAT’S IN THE WHITEPAPER Authored by Darren Silverthorn, National Controls and Metering Specialist at Spirax Sarco, the new guide aims to support operational management teams by highlighting areas for improvement that …

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Top award for Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre

The MTC’s Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre has been presented with a top award by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). The AMTC, which is supported by Lloyds Bank who are contributing £10 million to support its apprenticeship training programmes, has been awarded the institution’s Advanced Apprenticeship Provider of the Year …

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Endress+Hauser and Vector CAG secure MIV contract at large Texas refinery

Endress+Hauser has secured the Main Instrument Vendor (MIV) contract at a large Texas refinery. Endress+Hauser and its representative, Vector CAG, will support the refinery’s project. Endress+Hauser defines MIV services as a contract placed with a single instrumentation specialist partner to provide a total solution for a project including valves. From …

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How high is your Talent Stack?

Dilbert creator Scott Adams isn’t just a world-famous cartoonist, he’s also an enthusiastic entrepreneur and something of a guru for personal development. One of the key concepts he highlights is that very few individuals achieve success because of a single talent. Instead, he concentrates on how it’s our blend of …

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Stainless steel enclosure for large digit indicators

BEKA has introduced a 316 Stainless Steel enclosure option for its popular ‘G’ range field mounting 4/20mA loop powered indicators. Designed for applications in marine and harsh environments, the new enclosure provides IP66 protection after a 7J impact to the enclosure, or a 4J impact to the toughened glass window. …

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TÜV SÜD National Engineering Laboratory launches £16million advanced multiphase facility

TÜV SÜD National Engineering Laboratory, the flow measurement R&D specialist, today launches its £16million Advanced Multiphase Facility (AMF), which will help global oil and gas operators to ensure that production remains economically viable. The AMF’s test range (of operating pressures, temperatures, flowrates and metrology) is beyond the capability of any other laboratory …

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UK tech entrepreneurs remain optimistic despite Brexit woes

Studio Graphene’s Q3 2019 Tech Tracker has revealed that confidence levels among UK tech startups is lower than three months ago, though business leaders remain bullish on hiring top talent and raising investment. The survey of more than 100 business leaders within early stage, UK-based technology companies found: 73 per cent of tech startups are ‘confident’ or ‘very confident’ they …

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Mouser Electronics and Grant Imahara explore prototype design in latest “Engineering Big Ideas” series video

Mouser Electronics and celebrity engineer Grant Imahara today released the second video in the Engineering Big Ideas series, part of Mouser’s award-winning Empowering Innovation Together program. Watch the latest video at https://mou.sr/EIT2019-2. In the second video of the Engineering Big Ideas series, Mouser and Imahara take viewers along to Milan, Italy, for a visit …

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Flow sensor solutions in modern medical ventilators

The use of ventilators continues to grow strongly due to the increasing number of lung diseases. In this article, Andreas Alt, Sensirion‘s sales director for Medical, considers flow sensor solutions in modern medical ventilators that will enable manufacturers to realise the next quantum leaps in ventilation. Continuous airflow measurements during anesthesia monitoring, …

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