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Motion Control & Drives
RS Components expands portfolio for power transmission applications
December 2017, RS Components SA

RS Components has announced a significant expansion of its portfolio for power transmission applications with the addition of components from two leading companies – Schaeffler and Timken – which are ...

Five common causes of bearing failure in electric motors
November 2017, SKF South Africa

The following five factors can produce their own particular type of damage and leave their own special imprint on a bearing. Consequently, by examining a damaged bearing it is possible to determine the ...

Moog launches new high-pressure radial piston pumps
November 2017, MOOG SA

Moog, a designer and manufacturer of high-performance motion control products, solutions and services, has launched a new high-pressure radial piston pump (RKP) series. With a maximum operating pressure ...

Advanced control for compact machines
November 2017, Omron Electronics

The NX1 is the Sysmac entry level controller from Omron that integrates EtherNet/IP and EtherCAT connectivity, motion control and I/O in a compact package. This brings advanced motion and sequence control ...

Manufacture of luxury packaging with control from Siemens
November 2017, Siemens Digital Factory & Process Indust. & Drives

Based in Rahden around 50 kilometres north of Bielefeld, Germany, Kolbus GmbH is the world market leader in the manufacture of bookbinding machines, and also produces complete in-line production systems ...

Gateway to automation in the digital enterprise
November 2017, Siemens Digital Factory & Process Indust. & Drives

Motion control was never as simple as this.

High-performance mechanical flange system
November 2017, Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa

Parker Hannifin has launched the Parker HPF high-performance mechanical flange system for machines and installations with a working pressure up to 420 bar. This meets the increasing requirements of the ...

New power ranges for PowerFlex 6000 Drives
November 2017, Rockwell Automation

Users in heavy industries have a new motor control option for compressors, pumps and fans. Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 6000 medium voltage AC drives from Rockwell Automation offer expanded, user-friendly ...

Drive system for hygienic ­applications
November 2017, SEW-Eurodrive

SEW-Eurodrive’s Movigear drive systems are particularly suited for the food and beverage industry, with its dual demands of high hygiene levels and energy saving, combined with the need to limit downtime. ...

Grammage control for paper quality
October 2017, Macsteel Fluid Control

Ball sector valve with precise positioning drive.

Shorter dead times using Sirius motor starters
October 2017, Siemens Digital Factory & Process Indust. & Drives

Siemens has optimised its Sirius product portfolio for efficient industrial controls by reducing the dead time of its 3RM1 failsafe hybrid motor starter. The reduced dead time of 200 down from 500 ms ...

Maintenance-free couplings ­dampen vibration
October 2017, Bearing Man Group t/a BMG

BMG’s Timken Quick-Flex couplings are designed to transmit torque from a driving shaft to a driven shaft and to accommodate shaft misalignment within the drive. These maintenance-free couplings also dampen ...

NASA relies on maxon technology
September 2017, DNH Tradeserve

NASA’s fifth Mars rover will collect soil samples, seal them and deposit them on the Martian surface for future collection and transport back to Earth. Swiss drive specialist, maxon motor, will supply ...

Mobility of the future
September 2017, Horne Technologies

In celebration of its 100th anniversary, the BMW Group commissioned the development of the Iconic Impulses exhibition, which looks ahead to the future: What will mobility look like in the next 100 years? ...

Drives and motors in automotive test rigs
September 2017, Nidec Industrial Automation Southern Africa

Test rigs are used extensively in the automotive and aerospace industries to test a variety of vehicles. AC variable speed drives are very well suited to test rig applications as they can be used to simulate ...

New servo motor improves ­machine performance
September 2017, Rockwell Automation

Speed is money, especially for manufacturers with processes such as converting, printing and web handling. With the new line of Allen-Bradley Kinetix VPC servo motors from Rockwell Automation, manufacturers ...

Premium VFD control for HVAC and pumps
September 2017, Ana-Digi Systems

With the implementation of HVAC systems, demands for proper control and safety are becoming less of a choice and more of a necessity. The LSLV-H100 offers features unique to HVAC and pump systems. Unlike ...

Mobile robots ramp up efficiency
August 2017, Omron Electronics

With supply-chain management and logistics increasingly under the spotlight in Africa due to remote locations and time-consuming transportation, warehouses are turning increasingly to industrial mobile ...

SEW-Eurodrive boosts productivity at platinum mine
August 2017, SEW-Eurodrive

A major drive to boost productivity at a platinum mine in Limpopo has resulted in drive engineering specialist SEW-Eurodrive supplying a number of complete drive systems with industrial gear units to ...

eXtended Transport System for the food and pharmaceutical industries
August 2017, Beckhoff Automation

XTS in hygienic design for compact and highly flexible motion solutions with optimal cleanability.

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