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- Ergonomic dual angle flow rack
THE new Creform CRE-166 is a compact yet multi-functional flow rack that provides process station container storage.
- Protecting ocean going trawlers in Poland
WHEN Polish corrosion protection company, Malmor, based in the seaside city of Gdansk, needed to expand their metal pray process for a range of ocean going vessels, they turned to Metallisation’s Polish distributor, SciTeeX for assistance.
- High speed CMOS camera
THE Dalsa Falcon 1.4M100 CMOS camera from Adept Electronics is packed with quality features, such as vertical windowing, flat-field correction, global shutter, exposure control, and more.
- Cost-efficient nitrogen supply
ATLAS Copco Compressor has launched the full range of its PSA NG nitrogen generators. This flexible on-site nitrogen generation system completes Atlas Copco’s compressed air solution.
- Command Tooling bought by German tool manufacturer
ANNOUNCED yesterday, EWS Tool Technologies, headquartered in Uhingen, Germany, has acquired Command Tooling Systems, a manufacturer of CNC toolsholders in Ramsey, Minn.
- Equipment health monitoring system
HONEYWELL, in collaboration with SKF, has introduced OneWireless equipment health monitoring (EHM), the latest addition to Honeywell’s portfolio of industrial wireless solutions.
- Vision appliance products accepted into Encompass Program
DALSA this week announced that its IPD Vision Appliance products have been approved for participation in the Rockwell Automation Encompass Program.
- Work is no place for initiations and pranks
EMPLOYERS and workers need to take a zero-tolerance approach to workplace initiations and pranks which can lead to serious injury and potentially death WorkSafe Victoria says.
- Dedicated WA safety show set for 2008
GROWTH in Western Australia’s employment has brought a new, large workplace safety trade show and conference to the state.
- Large scale welding fume extraction
PNEUVAY Engineering has fitted a high-capacity welding fume extraction plant to the Toyota ‘Unit Parts’ manufacturing plant at Altona, Victoria. The installation is situated outside the plant and is more than 25m long.
- Skid steer loader for hazardous areas
KANGA Loaders has developed an advanced remote control skid steer loader specifically for hazardous areas and dangerous applications that may otherwise subject personnel to danger.
- Hydraulics move heavy Egyptian
THE GIANT statue of King Ramses II was recently moved from Cairo Central station, downtown Cairo, to a more serene home near the Great Pyramids.
- Liquid storage tanks
FLEXIBLE storage tanks that can each hold up to 500kL or more of stormwater, industrial water or drinking water are being introduced to Australia by Air Springs Supply.
- Materials handling gets its own show
THE lifting, loading and shifting of materials is the number one cause of injuries to workers in New South Wales. Sydney Materials Handling aims to provide thousands of solutions for this problem.
- Educating businesses about drugs in the workplace
DRUG and alcohol testing and screening company Frontline Diagnostics will hold a series of workshops in March 2008 to educate Australian employers about the prevalence and impact of drugs at work and how to develop policies to ensure a drug-safe workplace.
- Robotic cell for finishing applications
ABB has developed an innovation called ‘Force Control for machining applications’ which it has incorporated into a new Flex Finishing Cell.
- Deposition laser welding with wire
THE TruLaser Station 5004 from TRUMPF is a compact and ergonomic workstation for deposition laser welding with wire.
- Custom angle machining boss
KURT has introduced the 5C Angle Boss for mounting in any Kurt 6-inch vice. This manually clamped 5C fixture allows machining any custom angle desired or 24 precision indexes (±2 arc-min) using the mount’s special index pin.
- Waterjet cutting system
THE ByJet Pro is Bystronic’s latest waterjet cutting system offering an array of features including high productivity and precision, multifunctionality, and a clean, low-noise working environment.
- Deburring machine for flame cut plates
THE Lissmac SBM-G/S 1000 deburring machine has a throughput width of 1000 millimetres. It deburrs and rounds off the cut edges of sheet metal plates with a maximum thickness of 120 millimetres and with burrs up to five millimetres in height.