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Sigmatek News

SAFE ANALOG INPUT MODULE: THE SAI 041

The safe analog input module SAI 041 expands the modular S-DIAS Safety System. Four analog current inputs with a measurement range from 4-20 mA and a resolution of 16 bits, as well as the 24 V sensor supply are integrated into the 25 mm wide DIN rail module.

Thales News

THALES ALENIA SPACE ENTRUSTED BY ESA TO BUILD A PROTOTYPE OF THE NEXT GENERATION OF GROUND STATION FOR THE EUROPEAN SATELLITE NAVIGATION SYSTEM EGNOS

Thales Alenia Space, a joint venture between Thales (67 %) and Leonardo (33 %), has been selected by ESA in the frame of the Horizon 2020 program, for a new contract to design and develop a prototype of the next generation of ground station for the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS), called NLES-Next (Navigation Land Earth Station).

Staubli News

THE FIRST PV CONNECTORS FOR HARSH ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

Requirements for operating electrical installations in ambient temperatures over 70°C or at altitudes higher than 6,500 feet differ from the requirements for standard installations due to the different climate conditions. Yet, it is precisely in areas with such harsh conditions, like deserts and high mountain ranges, that offer large spaces and optimal solar radiation for efficient photovoltaic systems. The original Stäubli MC4 connector portfolio has a proven track record for such kind of applications.

Fraunhofer News

INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION AND COMMUNICATION OF THE FUTURE

In September and October, the "all about automation" (aaa) trade fair will once again offer face-to-face events for regional users and suppliers of the automation industry. The high demand for professional communication is reflected in the fact that the lecture area of the trade fair is already fully booked. The presence fair is supplemented by the integral components of the "aaa digital plus". Thereby formats such as blogs, video blogs, webinars and community newsletters transfer the specialized knowledge in a virtual way into the Community.

Siemens News

SIEMENS SHOWS EXTENDED HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE OFFERING FOR SINUMERIK ONE AT EMO MILANO

Siemens is expanding its offering for the "Digital Native" CNC Sinumerik One. Two years after its market launch, the technology company is presenting numerous innovations in hardware and software for the Sinumerik One at EMO Milano and the virtual Siemens Machine Tool Days. In this context, Siemens is demonstrating how the powerful machine tool controller can be used in a highly productive, flexible, and modular way and in the best possible way for digital transformation. In terms of hardware, the new NCU 1740 complements the existing NCU 1750 and 1760 as well as the PPU 1740, thus expanding its use in modular machines.

Open Mind News

Slash Programming Times in hyperMILL® by up to 80 Percent

OPEN MIND helps contractor manufacturer BAM automate its processes. BAM GmbH, based in Weiden, Bavaria, is going all in with digital processes in an effort to further reduce costs and project times in contract manufacturing.

Yamaha Motor News

Back-End Automation and the Future of Semiconductor Manufacturing

Recent events including the pandemic, shipping problems in the Suez Canal, and chip shortages experienced in sectors such as automotive have focused businesses’ attention on strengthening the security of supply chains. In addition, there are ongoing concerns about the environmental effects of international shipping and the benefits of manufacturing locally.

Schmalz News

Schmalz at productronica 2021: Yellow means safe

At productronica 2021 in Munich, Schmalz will show what handles sensitive electronic components and assembled PCBs gently and safely. Trade visitors will find these and other solutions for vacuum automation in electronics manufacturing in hall B3 at booth 301.

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