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STEMMER IMAGING and MVTec expand co-operation into the UK and Ireland

MVTec HALCON is a well-established machine vision software with an integrated development environment that allows the rapid and cost-effective creation of machine vision applications. This provides an ideal platform for systems integrators or for building OEM vision solutions or vision sub-systems.

🕘 06/08/2019

Flir launches Brickstream people counting sensor with employee filtering solution

Flir Systems has announced the latest generation of the Flir Brickstream 3D Gen 2 people counting sensor. This new version includes a unique employee filtering feature designed to provide retail and shopping businesses with more accurate customer traffic data and sales conversion metrics. The…

🕘 19/07/2019

Universal Robots completes UK Cobot Automation Tour

Universal Robots, the leading provider of collaborative robot technology, is pleased to announce the successful completion of its six-month cobot automation tour. The events have introduced the power of robotics and automation to a new generation of UK manufacturers, demonstrating the potential to…

🕘 17/07/2019

Schneider Electric open Electric Vehicle Centres of Excellence in partnership with Edmundson Electrical

Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, has collaborated with Edmundson Electrical to open four Electric Vehicle (EV) Centres of Excellence. The centres, in Manchester, West Bromwich, Glasgow and Twickenham, are partnered with Schneider to…

🕘 17/07/2019

Emerson’s ‘We love stem’ day sparks interest in engineering careers

Students rose to the challenge of building robots and designing towers as Emerson hosted its latest ‘We Love STEM’ day, to develop young people’s interest in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). More than 30 pupils aged 11 to 12 from three local schools took part…

🕘 15/07/2019

Schneider Electric launches Rethink Energy initiative

Schneider Electric UK, a leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has launched its ‘Rethink Energy’ initiative. A programme aimed at changing business, consumer and government attitudes to energy waste and help combat climate change. Whilst other forms of…

🕘 12/07/2019

Northern Industrial appoints Mark Platt as commercial director

Blackburn-based industrial automation spare parts and repair supplier Northern Industrial has appointed Mark Platt in the new role of commercial director. Northern Industrial is a multi-award-winning provider of new, reconditioned and obsolete parts and repair services, exporting to 146 countries.

🕘 04/07/2019

ABB’s new Dodge Safety Mount spherical roller bearings cut installation time by up to 75 percent

Dodge Safety Mount spherical roller bearings reduce installation time by up to 75 percent compared to traditional products … Dodge Safety Mount spherical roller bearings with patented built-in mounting system substantially cut installation time and improve safety and productivity. ABB has launched…

🕘 03/07/2019 » Sponsored content

World’s leading consumer packaged goods brands invited to Schneider Electric’s Digital Leadership Forum

Tomorrow, 3rd July, Schneider Electric, a leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, will hold its annual consumer packaged goods forum at its Innovation Hub in Coventry. The event invites customers which include some of the world’s leading consumer packaged goods…

🕘 02/07/2019

Robot destroys hospital bugs - IERA Award 2019

The 15th Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award in Robotics and Automation (IERA) goes to the 'UVD Robot' by Blue Ocean Robotics. The collaborative robot autonomously drives around hospitals while emitting concentrated UV-C light to eliminate bacteria and other harmful microorganisms. As a result…

🕘 02/07/2019