Vision Engineering reinforces UK manufacturing base with Milturn acquisition

Vision Engineering, a 64 year old British leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality visual instrumentation and a significant supplier of machined components/sub assembly services to other industrial sectors, has today announced the acquisition of Milturn Precision Engineering, of Hinckley, Leicestershire, a precision engineering specialist. The acquisition of Milturn fulfils a …

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Developing cleaner, greener skies

Urban Air Mobility is the latest industry to harness the power of aerodynamics to create efficient and sustainable aircraft. Whilst the technology has been around for some time, industry is focussing on sustainability and this means producing the most energy efficient aircraft possible considering both powertrain and aerodynamic efficiency for …

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Precision Acoustic unveils huge online resource for engineers and customers

A dynamic website to help the science and engineering industry discover more about acoustic and ultrasound measurement products and services has been launched. The fresh-looking, easy-to-navigate online platform by Precision Acoustics – a leading manufacturer of acoustic measurement products – is part of an exciting re-branding project by the company, …

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Successful Control Exhibition for Bowers Group after 3 Year Hiatus

Bowers Group is celebrating the success of Control 2022 following a 3-year hiatus due to the Covid pandemic. The Bowers team very much enjoyed catching up with contacts old and new, including a number of our valued distributors, at the Stuttgart Exhibition Centre from 3rd – 6th May. Bowers Group …

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Safety and consistency delivered by advanced sensor technology

Semiconductors have changed the way we live and continue to play a key role in our future. As the number of production facilities increase, so the potential for harmful emissions also rises. Sensor technology supports the semiconductor industry by enabling consistency and uniformity, while at the same time protecting those …

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element14 Community and OMRON host webinar on PCB Relay Solutions for Energy Management

element14, an Avnet Community, is co-hosting a webinar with OMRON to educate its members on new options for energy management. The webinar will explore OMRON’s new 200A high-power PCB relay G9KA series, which offers low contact resistance to increase the safety, reliability, and cost-effectiveness of energy management product design. The webinar, …

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Laser profile scanners improve quality and performance in machine building and factory automation

Glenn Wedgbrow, Business Development Manager at Micro-Epsilon UK, provides an overview of 7 challenging measurement applications that use the latest laser profile scanning technology to help improve quality control and production performance. 2D/3D laser profile scanners are used to detect, measure and evaluate profiles on a wide range of object …

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Differentiate your industrial control system from the crowd

A recent study by Ericsson found that almost two thirds of manufacturers believe their company will be at least 80 per cent automated in the next ten years. This transformation will not be possible without industrial control systems, which are the mechanism behind automated machine independence and motion. Here, Richard …

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Precision Acoustics opens young minds to the wonders of acoustics

Three members of staff from Precision Acoustics visited Sunninghill Preparatory School in Dorchester, as part of the school’s Science Week. The week is designed to introduce school children to all areas of science, make it an engaging subject and, for older students, help them to understand what career pathways are …

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Closing the Communication Chasms in the SoC design and manufacturing supply chain

As chip supply chains consist of a series of different subcontractors each independently doing a specific task, disconnects can easily happen between them. Sondrel calls these Communication Chasms and warns that they can cause issues that ripple through the rest of the chain adding delays and unexpected costs as stages …

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