Technologies spotlight

Blechexpo 2021 proved to be a success

Along with the 8th Schweisstec international trade fair for joining technology, the 15th Blechexpo international trade fair for sheet metal working met with great success from the 26th through the 29th of October,…

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Stable electricity grids through grid-forming converters

Large power stations with their large synchronous generators provide stability in the power grid, but are being successively powered down in the course of the energy transition. In order to address this issue,…

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Machine Tools, a positive scenario for the European sector in 2022

During its online General Assembly, CECIMO shows a more optimistic outlook for 2021, with expected production growth of 11.5% and a positive scenario for the European Machine Tool sector in 2022. On the…

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Smart laser cutter system detects different materials

SensiCut, a smart material-sensing platform for laser cutters, can differentiate between 30 materials commonly found in makerspaces and workshops. With the addition of computers, laser cutters have rapidly become a relatively simple and…

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Reducing carbon emissions with net-zero technologies

The EU intends to become climate neutral by 2050 – through the European Green Deal and a tax on carbon emissions. Fraunhofer-research scientists are helping businesses capitalize on net-zero technologies for this. They…

Another major leap in Fiber Laser Welding Technology

The new Coherent HighLight FL4000CSM-ARM fiber laser builds on the success of Coherent HighLight ARM fiber laser series already qualified for automotive applications. This new laser enables more advanced welding capabilities for high…

Lorch’s Cobot Welding Package introduces quick and effective automation for welding processes

Collaborative robots, so-called Cobots, are easy to use, allow for quick and flexible use and represent an exceptional option for small and medium-size companies thanks to their outstanding price-performance ratio. The brand-new “Lorch…

Efficient order picking of single-unit batches

Eurotech is adding a new order picking system to its product range to tackle the challenge of batch size 1. The advanced system picks items from multiple pallet positions and places them on…

A new generation 3D-printer for high-resolution micro-parts

Novel 3D printing technique produces extremely smooth surfaced micro-parts without need for post-processing; saving time and costs in industrial prototyping. Microlight3D, a specialty manufacturer of ultra hi-resolution 3D microprinting machines for industrial and…

Grices Hydraulic Cylinders. ISO hydraulic cylinders since 1978

40 years of experience in the oleo dynamic sector and elevated quality control of the product is what makes possible for the Italian based Grices Hydraulic Cylinders to deliver its hydraulic cylinders to…

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