Frost & Sullivan recognizes Bimba technology
Based on its recent analysis of the pneumatics market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Bimba Manufacturing with the 2015 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation for its IntelliSense predictive intelligence system for pneumatic devices.
Bimba announces acquisition of Intek Products
Bimba has announced the acquisition of Intek Products of Warrendale, PA.
Bimba MFD adds coalescing filters to line of air preparation products
MFD Pneumatics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bimba, has announced the addition of coalescing filters to its line of high-value air preparation equipment.
Clippard miniature pressure regulators
When Clippard introduced a miniature regulator in 1962, the MAR-1 became very popular as a simple, robust, and cost-effective regulator in a small package with exceptionally long life, the company says.
Festo becomes exclusive distribution partner of ZAYTRAN
Festo has entered into an agreement with ZAYTRAN, Inc., to become the exclusive distributor of ZAYTRAN products in the North American marketplace.
Clippard MAR-1 Series Miniature Pressure Regulators
Regulators are offered in either relieving or non-relieving versions.
SCHUNK EGP gripper designed for small part handling.
Clippard stainless steel cylinder continuous flow manufacturing process expanded
CINCINNATI, OH – With increased market demand for stainless steel cylinders, Clippard Instrument Laboratory has responded by expanding its Continuous Flow Manufacturing process for stainless steel cylinders at their Cincinnati production facility.
Festo celebrates 40 years of success in Canada
MISSISSAUGA, ON – The year 1975 was a momentous for great beginnings; Wheel of Fortune made its debut, Stevie Nicks joined Fleetwood Mac and the release of the Atari 8000 sparked the microcomputer revolution.
NAMUR valves from Festo offer two-way convertibility
Festo’s new VSNC series of standard solenoid NAMUR valves is two valves in one that suit a wide range of process applications.
3D printing comes of age at CES 2015
LAS VEGAS – The 3D Print Marketplace doubled the 2014 footprint of 3D printing at the International CES this year.
Angle Seat Valve
ODE Valve Canada 21IA Series designed for contaminated and aggressive fluids.
Festo invests in future smart factory vision
Smart Factory, Industry 4.0, Smart Manufacturing: these and other largely vendor-driven collaborations around the world have the same overriding objective – to develop smart manufacturing technologies that take plant-wide productivity to new heights.
Festo SDAT-MHS transmitter series provides inexpensive alternative to positional transducers.
Position transmitters an inexpensive alternative to positional transducers
Festo Canada has introduced programmable analog feedback position sensors – the SDAT-MHS series – for pairing with any Festo T-slot pneumatic drive. (Click on CC above when video starts to view subtitles).
Multi-material Voxel8 world’s first electronic printer
Voxel8’s FDM and conductive ink build materials allow designers to integrate polymer and electronic components in a single print.
electronica 2014: Harting iPad app demos the benefits of connectorization
Harting’s new iPad configurator app helps users design the custom, modular connector from standard parts that best suits their application.
Harting iPad app custom configures connectors
The Harting iPad configurator app helps users design the custom, modular connector from standard parts that best suits their application.
Clippard GNV series offers flow rates up to 60 scfm at 100 psig.
Alliance MR inductive sensor Series designed for hydraulic and pneumatic cylinder position feedback.
Halloween prop DIY – automated dresser drawers
This is an AutomationDirect DIY video tutorial on how to build a pneumatic automated halloween prop. This prop is a dresser with two drawers that open and close after a human triggers a sensor.
BC government has established regulated carbon offset market
VANCOUVER, BC – Offsetters Climate Solutions is pleased to announce that the Provincial Government of British Columbia has tabled their Greenhouse Gas Industrial Reporting and Control Act (the “Act”).
DEX 2014 adds speaker lineup
Design Engineering Expo Mississauga’s new conference component highlights Canada’s engineering labor market, engineering research and the latest in design technology.
Miniature slides from Aventics can be configured
The MSC series mini slides from Aventics (formerly Rexroth Pneumatics) have a compact design, require minimal installation space and can be optimally configured for virtually any automated handling task, the company says.
Salmon cannon launches fish over waterway obstructions
Flexible pneumatic hose helps flummoxed fish return to spawning ground at 22 mph.
SCHUNK short-stroke ELB axis designed for dynamic assembly applications.
Electric Pivot Unit
DE-STA-CO 98W pivot provides constant torque and 360 degree arm rotation.
Harting Han-Yellock industrial connector provides reliability, modularity and flexibility
The Han-Yellock connector interface from Harting consists of a…
Canadian variable geometry wing design promises significant lift in aircraft fuel efficiency.
Festo BionicKangaroo gets a jump on Hannover Messe
Automation giant’s robotic “roo” marries pneumatic and electric actuation to demonstrate precise and efficient motion.
Getting a Grip on Industrial Assembly Lines
Quebec’s Robotiq looks to achieve intelligent and super-agile gripping as robots are asked to accomplish increasingly complex tasks.
Less expensive Hyperloop high speed train alternative proposed by Elon Musk
Elon Musk of SpaceX and Tesla proposes solar-powered supersonic…