The general trend towards the automation of assembly lines and system solutions in industrial production continues. This often poses challenges for machine and system builders because, despite the desire for standardization, the specific framework conditions and existing structures at customers’ premises often require individual designs far-off from these standards.
Bühler is taking its full-volume bead mill technology to the next level with the launch of Cenomic Optima. The newly reengineered version of Cenomic has a range of innovative technological improvements that result in higher flow rates, higher power inputs, and improved cooling to deliver up to 25% higher productivity. Now, the Cenomic Optima 3, with an active grinding chamber volume of around 20 liters, is available to customers globally.
Fives, one of the world’s most preferred partners for transforming supply chain facilities, was chosen by Swiss Post to improve its facilities and optimize the performance of its flows. Swiss Post, Switzerland’s national postal service provider, among many other services delivers registered or express mails and parcels nationally and internationally – a challenge in times of booming e-commerce.
Ingeteam Inc., a manufacturer of solar and battery inverters based in Milwaukee (Wisconsin), has supplied its battery inverters for the Johanna 1 & 2 energy storage projects in Santa Ana, California. This 20MW / 80MWh grid-connected project, owned and operated by Hecate Energy was built by Mitsubishi Power.
Rohde & Schwarz and Audi partner to enable Cellular-V2X (C-V2X) application testing; creating road traffic scenarios in the laboratory and using the same traffic scenarios to conduct end-to-end testing on the Audi proving ground with an R&S CMW500 wideband radio communication tester.
A manufacturer of rotating solar panels that track the sun as it travels across the sky has switched from an underperforming drive chain to a long life, corrosion resistant chain made by Tsubaki. This has reduced the need for expensive in-field maintenance and frequent replacement, thus shortening the payback time of every installation.