Powered by Siemens Simatic PCS 7 GEO® Specialty Chemicals Hythe plant increases production of specialty monomers

Transparency in the production process increases efficiency and reduces downtime Technology gives chemical manufacturer clear view to growth The challenge GEO® Specialty Chemicals (GEO) is an industry leader in the development and manufacture of high purity chemicals, producing over 300 products for more than 1,000 customers in the coatings, adhesives, medical, water treatment and construction […]

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Increased reliability grooving

Walter has now expanded its range of parting-off and grooving systems with the arrival of the new G4011-P tool holder and the DX18 grooving inserts. The new G4011-P monoblock shank tool is designed as a universal tool for all common grooving operations and the DX18 inserts provide a double-edged design with a second prism. With […]

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Protolabs 3D printing provides confidence to oil & gas and energy industries with first-to-market DNV certification

Trust is key to the Oil & Gas industry – and to the energy sector as a whole. So the announcement of DNV certification for Protolabs’ metal additive manufacturing service will provide important assurances around part performance and equipment safety for the demanding conditions of the sector. Protolabs, a world leading digital manufacturer, who’s own […]

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ETG Extends Turning Range with Vulcan

The cost-effective Vulcan series of machines from the Engineering Technology Group (ETG) has really taken off since its successful launch. This is because engineers are recognising the build quality, rigidity and performance of high-quality cost-effective machine tools like the new TC250 turning centre. Making a significant impact among the cost-conscious market segment, the TC250 Series […]

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“DRIVE IT LIKE A DIESEL” – THE LATEST ADVANCES IN HYSTER® LITHIUM-ION LIFT TRUCKS

Phil Ireland from Hyster Europe discusses the latest advances in lithium-ion power for Hyster® lift trucks, and why common misconceptions could leave businesses missing out on the optimal solution. In the past electric forklifts may have had a reputation for not being as ‘tough’ as their Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) counterparts. Though electric trucks thrive […]

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How can a light-weight structure deliver greater strength and greater rigidity?

The answer is very simple – combine the creativity of RENOLIT with the innovation of EconCore, the market leaders in honeycomb technology. The two companies had been exploring the various issues of light-weighting, modular design, easily formable and rigidity for the automotive and other markets. RENOLIT was also seeking to improve properties of, chemical, thermal, […]

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ITC Introduces Vend Solution

As the UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of solid carbide and indexable cutting tools, Industrial Tooling Corporation (ITC) has now introduced the new SmartDrawer® vending solution. The new SmartDrawer® vending solution emphasises the Tamworth company’s position as a complete cutting tool supply integrator. For manufacturers unfamiliar with the benefits of installing vending technology on the […]

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