Sterling Manufacturing is proud to announce that it has recently invested in a new Objet 30 Pro 3D printer, to assist the company in expanding its molding capabilities and streamlining its prototyping initiatives.
igus has once again been recognised by the iF jury with a design award, this time for its new EF2.21 series of energy chains. A one-piece chain link made from fibre-reinforced material yet retaining a flexible crossbar combines high strength, ease of use and low production costs.
Remarkable improvement and success has been shown by the biomedical branch of sciences in the recent times. In the current times, the dependency and faith on electronic devices for patient care has increased to a large extent. This accounts for the significant role of biomedical sciences in the industry of healthcare. Drugs have crucial role to play in the treatment of not just the human race but also that of the animals and birds. In fact, most of the major treatments are inconceivable with the use of drugs. Chemboxer is a biomedical company that specializes in offering services pertaining to biomedical synthesis. The company provides services in chemical synthesis that focuses mainly on drug development. The company offers tailor made products to suit the requirements and demands of the customers and clients. They offer outsourcing service to the customers all around the globe helping the latter with drug development and chemical synthesis.
Hyspeco Inc., a full line Fluid Power Distributor of motion and control components, has been recognized by the Wichita Business Journal as “Best in Business” due to their highly effective business practices and core values which make those practices possible.
AMT Applied Manufacturing Technologies presents, Technology Fair 2014 at the AMT Headquarters Thursday August 21, 2014.Technology Fair 2014 marks 25 years of automation excellence from AMT. To celebrate the occasion we are pulling out all the stops to create the not to miss automation event of the year. At this year’s event, we are featuring some of the industry’s top expert speakers, vendor exhibits, leading edge robotic automation demonstrations from collaborative robotics to vision based metrology, and technical-breakout sessions.
In the current issue of No Risk Automation, a weekly e-news publication, the editor suggested that vendor agnostic objectivity helps organizations retain clarity and consistency across multiple platforms. The ability to provide ethical and best practice decision-making strategies maximizes user adoption and engagement. Third party "fresh eyes" create a lean kaizen event with easy access to options and opportunities. These processes are combined with a well-rounded view of why, how, and when to use technology automation solutions for the current and future state of the operation.
Scott Stone, Advertising & E-Business Manager at Cisco-Eagle, discussed solutions to upcoming manufacturing skills shortage in Seegrid’s company blog. Stone referred to the recent Accenture Report, “Out of Inventory: Skills Shortage Threatens Growth for U.S. Manufacturing.” According to the report, more than 80% of manufacturers surveyed report a moderate to severe shortage in highly skilled manufacturing resources. Accenture noted that the concern is even more pressing considering a large portion of the skilled manufacturing workforce is approaching retirement age.
TraceGains, a leader in supplier document management in the food industry will exhibit and present at the Next Level Summit at Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa, Indian Wells, CA. The Summit will be from September 16 - 17, 2014.
In the current issue of Automation & Controls Today, manufacturing journalist Thomas R. Cutler, explored the relationship between employee engagement and retaining skilled employees. In the article, titled, “Employee Engagement, Employee Retention and Employee Communication,” Cutler explained engaged employees stay with companies for a long time.
System Insights, a leading global supplier of manufacturing software, will be exhibiting at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2014. IMTS is the premier manufacturing technology show in North America. System Insights will be at Booth: E-4736 Pavilion: IANA from September 8-13 at McCormick Place, Chicago IL.
Hytrol Conveyor Company, Inc., manufacturer of advanced conveyor systems, controls, and solutions attributes the integration partner network critical to the company’s success.
Hytrol’s unique relationship with integration partners allows the company to provide a great advantage to the customer. The integration partners integrate equipment with other technology solutions to fit customers’ needs. The integration partner understands local laws providing conveyor solutions in Florida. Integration partners have relationships at the local level which makes them accessible anytime the customer needs assistance.
System Insights, a leading global supplier of manufacturing software, will be exhibiting at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2014 in 26 days. IMTS is the premier manufacturing technology show in North America. System Insights will be at Booth: E-4736 Pavilion: IANA from September 8-13 at McCormick Place, Chicago IL.
The second issue of “WCS News” (a weekly e-newsletter) addressed the important aspects of managing the critical demands of distribution centers’ (DCs) fulfillment requirements. These include basic automation of manual processes and advanced automated material handling systems. In the WCS webinar held in June, the value proposition of robust warehouse control systems (WCS) was thoroughly discussed including intelligent sortation logic, dynamic routing, inline scale interaction, data logging, and non-standard/seasonal operations capabilities.
In the current issue of Business Excellence, manufacturing journalist Thomas R. Cutler, explored the relationship between employee engagement and retaining skilled employees. In the article, titled, “Employee Engagement, Retention and Communication,” Cutler explained engaged employees stay with companies for a long time. Retaining great employees keeps hiring and training costs low. Retaining employees can only be achieved with consistent and effective employee communication.
Jim Mack, President of Atlas Equipment Company, shared, “As a Hytrol Integration Partner, we are included in a select group of businesses that provide world-class conveyors to all facets of industry. Hytrol makes this possible with their complete line of conveyors, knowledgeable application and systems specialists, an electronic order entry system, a state of the art manufacturing facility, and a technology center that tests and designs conveyors. With the full support of Hytrol behind us, we are able to provide our customers the best solutions to their conveyor needs.”
E Instruments has introduced the new BTU1500, now available for professionals who test condensing and high efficiency systems. This device tests for combustion efficiency, draft and differential pressure, and flue and ambient temperature. It features an ambient carbon monoxide (CO) monitor and built-in manometer, and combines five tools in one for superior convenience.
E Instruments offers several lines of emissions analyzers for compliance with MARPOL Annex VI. Regulations require marine vessels to manage emissions of CO, CO2, NOx, and SO2 to maintain optimum efficiency and reduce pollution. Inspecting diesel engines and onboard incinerators with portable emissions analyzers from E Instruments makes it easy to meet regulations and qualify ships over 400 tons for an International Air Pollution Prevention certificate. Vessels are granted this distinction once they comply with MARPOL Annex VI.
Seegrid, makers of automated guided vehicles (AGVs), was profiled in Material Handling & Logistics magazine. Seegrid’s Supervisor is an AGV software system that communicates with a network appliance via wireless network. It is configured through a local web browser to connect, monitor, and control vision-guided AGVs within a facility. Supervisor provides visibility to improve efficiency and optimize material flow using three components: Fleet Status, Intersection Manager and Switchboard. The architecture allows for integration with external control devices like PLCs (programmable logic controllers) or existing software systems such as Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES). The software system is a dynamic tool for vehicle notifications, creating rules and command configurations, and tracking and dispatching AGVs for material transport.
G3 Development and Wasatch Contract Manufacturing Founder, Adam Paul Green, has just announced he will speak with Wasatch Liquid Contract Manufacturer. Wasatch Contract Manufacturing is a private label nutritional beverage co-packer providing the most responsive and flexible service in the industry and has a diverse clientele ranging from leading global companies to virtual and emerging entities.
Fourstar Connections, Inc., a solutions-based contract manufacturing company for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and other manufacturing companies, participates in a value-added reseller (VAR) program that continues to foster successful partnerships and projects.
Pop Up Power Supplies Ltd supply retractable service units that provide electricity, water and air supply to public spaces ranging from historic sites and market places to town squares and parks. Our retractable service units provide legacy for special-purpose stadiums.
The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (NBBI) on May 3, 2014, presented the future of ASME Standards and Certification with speakers Bernie Hrubala (Senior Vice President of ASME Standards and Certification, and Chairman of the Standards and Certification Board of Directors) and June Ling (Associate Executive Director for ASME Codes and Standards).
Today cameras are being used for various purposes and have seen huge technical developments. There are various companies coming up with new and innovative cameras that can be used in almost every field. Before buying a camera one should make sure that he has made a proper research on his requirements. There are many users who buy cameras for specific use and it is important that the camera gives fulfils their requirements. If a person is a traveller and likes to take photographs of beautiful scenes then he should buy cameras made specifically for that purpose. There are many companies selling various kinds of cameras with special features through their website. One of those companies is Shinewei Ltd. that specializes in making Wi-Fi enabled cameras.
TraceGains, a web-based, full-service supplier, compliance, and regulatory document management solution, released a series of videos exploring the supplier data revolution. In the last set of videos TraceGains’ customer described the benefits of attending TraceGains’ Customer Conference.
Strictly Doors and Gates now announces the availability of a wide range of iron gates in Las Vegas for both residential and commercial purposes. They manufacture wrought iron doors and other products which are strong, sturdy, durable, and cost-effective. With their iron gates, one can be assured of complete protection and safety. While manufacturing these doors, they put an emphasis not only on the safety parts, but also on the gate design. All of their iron gates exhibit heightened levels of craftsmanship which will surely impress anyone.
Smarter Security develops and implements a wide range of world-class physical security solutions that combine modern design aesthetics with versatility for a variety of architectural applications and the leading-edge of security technology housed in each unit. Smarter Security turnstiles and intelligence products redefine what is capable for enterprise security management, allowing in-depth, unsurpassed levels of insight into the operations and traffic in sensitive, high-security buildings around the globe.
Wasatch Product Development is focused on providing the most responsive and flexible service in the industry and has a diverse clientele ranging from leading global companies to virtual and emerging entities. With unmatched technical expertise, innovative equipment and regulatory knowledge, Wasatch maintains a demonstrated record with the FDA as well as with its customers; many of whom have outsourced with the company for over ten years. The Wasatch Product Development’s lab is compliant with Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) along with being registered and certified by the ATF, and FDA. Wasatch has been developing and manufacturing several unique products for many of the World’s most successful consumer product companies since 1998.