B&R News

OPC UA over TSN implementation

B&R introduces TSN machine switch for converged real-time networks.

Renishaw News

Renishaw expands range of encoders for Functional Safety

Renishaw, the global engineering technologies company, builds on its existing functionally safe (FS) portfolio by introducing two new encoders for both linear and rotary applications — RESOLUTE™ FS with BiSS® Safety absolute open optical encoder system, and TONiC™ FS incremental open optical encoder system.

Huber+Suhner News


Following its acquisition of the Kathrein rail antenna portfolio in May, HUBER+SUHNER has introduced an expanded connectivity offering for customers in the railway market.


NSK continues counterfeiting fight with new app

In co-operation with the WBA (World Bearing Association), NSK has developed a new app to help combat the ongoing issue of fake bearings. In recent years, the company has been working closely with the WBA, JBIA (Japan Bearing Industry Association) and authorities around the world to enforce law and order on counterfeiters, and eliminate bogus bearings from the marketplace.

Schmalz News

Automated scoring equipment with an integrated robot solution for loading and unloading

In order to separate, printed-circuit boards are first scored and then any uneven or rough surfaces are milled. For this purpose, LHMT GmbH develops highly specialized tools that fully automate not only the actual scoring and milling process, but also the loading and unloading of the sensitive circuit boards. For safe, gentle handling of these parts, LHMT turned to J. Schmalz GmbH. Schmalz was able to implement a reliable gripper solution thanks, in part, to their new NBR ESD suction cups.

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