Condition monitoring solution helps prevent unplanned downtime at a Swedish sawmill

Even the most reliable machines will eventually fail. The challenge for many companies is whether to keep the machine running until the inevitable suddenly occurs or whether to turn the inevitable into a planned maintenance measure. The operator of a Swedish sawmill found the answer to this question in Schaeffler’s …

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Microlease sign significant rental agreement with Megger in Europe

Microlease, now part of the Electro Rent Group, has signed a major rental agreement in Europe with Megger. The new deal will give Electro Rent clients access to high-end Megger products through flexible rental options, paired with expert advice and support. Complementing the already wide range of equipment in the …

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Quiet please: two-thirds of industrial organisations do not report cybersecurity incidents to regulators

A recent Kaspersky survey has discovered that two-thirds of industrial organisations do not report cybersecurity incidents to regulators. Though remaining compliant in modern industrial business is a necessity and a driver for investment,there are many factors that influence how companies follow compliance rules. In a world where cybercriminals are using sophisticated attacks to breach industrial companies, …

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Adesto engages with the European Space Agency to develop next-gen satellite communications technology

Adesto has announced it is engaging with the European Space Agency (ESA) through the agency’s ARTES Competitiveness and Growth (C&G) programme to develop technologies for next-generation mobile satellite communications. The initiative is focused on technology developments for the Ku and Ka frequency bands, which provide higher bandwidth communications for applications …

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Rittal supplies bespoke panels for critical controls

The East Midlands Instrumentation Company Ltd (EMI), an electrical, instrumentation and control installation contractor for the power generation, power transmission, rail and industrial markets based in Gainsborough, had a complex specification from a client.  The client needed specially designed panels to protect critical equipment that controlled a remote pumping station …

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BEKA beacon and sounder gain IECEx certification

BEKA associates BA386 intrinsically safe LED flashing beacon and BR385 intrinsically safe sounder now have IECEx certification in addition to their original ATEX and FM approvals. Both are industry proven, have IP66 protection and may be installed in all Zones and used with most hazardous industrial gases. Available with a …

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Adesto collaborates with Microsoft to accelerate Internet of Things solutions

Adesto has announced it has joined Microsoft Azure Certified for IoT, ensuring customers can get solutions based on its SmartServer IoT up and running quickly with hardware and software that has been pre-tested and verified to work with Microsoft Azure IoT services. Microsoft Azure Certified for IoT allows businesses to …

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Mouser congratulates 2019 winners of Create the Future Design contest

Mouser Electronics, the global electronic component distributor and sponsor of the Create the Future Design Contest, will join in recognising the 2019 winners at a special awards reception and dinner in New York City on November 8. Mouser’s valued suppliers Intel and Analog Devices teamed with Mouser in sponsoring the 17th annual contest, …

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Trescal Sweden achieves DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accreditation

Trescal, the global specialist in calibration services, has achieved DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accreditation for its operations in Sweden. DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017 demonstrates technical competence for a defined scope and the operation of a laboratory quality management system. The accredited laboratory is responsible for the results of performed calibration …

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AMETEK Surface Vision strengthens leadership team with key appointments

AMETEK Surface Vision has announced sweeping appointments across its senior global team to support the business’s worldwide growth plans. Ben Wileman has been promoted to the new role of Division Vice President and Business Manager for Surface Vision. Moving from his last role as Division Vice President — Global Sales …

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