Pneumatics & Hydraulics
Vortex tubes and enclosure coolers
A vortex tube is a device that can take normal compressed air and convert it into two air streams, one hot and the other cold.
The cold air can be adjusted down to -45°C, and the hot side up to 120°C.
Pneumax introduces economical solenoid valves
August 2015, Pneumax Southern Africa
Pneumax Southern Africa has added the new cost-effective Italian made Eco 22 solenoid valve to its product offering.
Available in 1/8” and 1/4” ports in 3/2, 5/2 and 5/3 versions, this new series of
Flo-tech hydraulic diagnostic products
Technews Industry Guide - Maintenance, Reliability & Asset Optimisation 2015, Hydrasales
Flo-tech is a leading brand of portable testers and turbines for hydraulic fluids. Flo-tech began in 1961 with the introduction of its first generation PFM portable tester. Over the years, the Flo-tech
Meter for compressed air consumption
May 2015, ifm Electronic RSA
The efector Metris compressed air consumption meter from ifm electronic allows compressed air users to keep a tally of exactly how much this expensive resource is being used or wasted. It is a low cost
Pneumatics on steroids
You see four steel towers rising 100 metres into the sky. Two towers are Space Shot rides that rocket you 80 metres up to the top at an incredible speed; or you start at the top, where the other two Turbo
New piston pump for oil and fluid grease lubrication
May 2015, SKF South Africa
SKF has introduced the pneumatically-driven PPS30 piston pump for small- to medium-sized oil and fluid grease lubrication applications up to NLGI 00 and 000. Featuring a compact, modern industrial design,
Pressure transmitters for mobile machine applications
April 2015, ifm Electronic RSA
The new PU type pressure transmitters from ifm electronic are easy and quick to connect and have a short response time of 2 ms. The units feature a resistant welded stainless steel housing, a measurement
Specialised vacuum technology for the chemical sector
February 2015, Tectra Automation
Global vacuum technology specialist Schmalz has developed vacuum handling systems for use in the chemical and pharmaceutical sectors. The Jumbo Vacuum Tube Lifter, with a focus on solutions for use in
Parker GlobalCore high performance hydraulic hose solution
February 2015, Parker Hannifin (Africa)
Five hoses two fittings series cover the critical working pressure range where customers operate.
A new way of thinking about nitrogen supply
February 2015, Parker Hannifin (Africa)
Parker domnick hunter introduces advanced nitrogen generator series for increased productivity, sustainability and profitability.
Valves at high sea
November 2014, Festo
Festo supplies pneumatic valves for a variety of marine applications.
Bosch Rexroth adds precision to iron smelting
November 2014, Hytec (Afripower)
Bosch Rexroth was contracted by Wooding Industrial Corporation in the USA to supply the hydraulic components for a rotating material distributor for enhanced iron smelting capabilities within a blast
BMG Hydraulics supplies hydraulic electrode control system
November 2014, BMG Hydraulics
BMG Hydraulics recently completed the design and manufacture of a new hydraulic control system for precise furnace functions, including temperature control, required during the production of ferrochrome.
Evolution of the MRO industry landscape
November 2014, Parker Hannifin (Africa)
The changing maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) market demands a new breed of support where knowledge and service are as important as product.
Festo demonstrates bionic kangaroo
August 2014, Festo
Mobile pneumatics recover, store and efficiently reuse potential energy.
Saving energy with pneumatics in water treatment
July 2014, Festo
Festo is working with water and wastewater treatment companies across the globe, using pneumatic automation technology to provide an energy-efficient solution for new and old treatment plants. The equipment
Schmalz solutions set to revolutionise the metal industry
June 2014, Tectra Automation
Efficient vacuum lifting of both flat and shaped metal.
Electro-cylinders for ATEX applications
May 2014, Parker Hannifin (Africa)
Parker Hannifin has extended its ETH range of high thrust electro-cylinders to make them suitable for use in explosive atmospheres (ATEX environments). The new ETH ATEX takes all the advantages of the
Keeping an eye on the health of hose assemblies
Oil and gas operations are under constant pressure to improve; the industry expects components and solutions that not only last, but perform in the harshest of environments. Unexpected hydraulic hose
Rotating unions for every eventuality
May 2014, Pneumatic Electric Control Systems
Machine tool speeds have continually increased in the last decades, while manufacturers demand ever finer tools with internal cooling and which penetrate deeper into the workpiece. This has become necessary
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