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News
04/09/2015

Annual international gathering explores manufacturing productivity frontiers

Leading industrialists, politicians and academics will gather on September 29 in Stuttgart for Forcam’s twelfth international productivity congress.

Looking at the latest development in Smart Factory, Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), the event will combine keynote speakers, panel discussions and case studies. Leading ...
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04/09/2015

Increased power density

WEG has launched two new series of efficient, high quality and compact ...
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03/09/2015

Tough material handling

After several years of testing, Eisenwerk Martinlamitz now relies on the ...
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03/09/2015

Gender pay gap reporting

The Government is currently consulting on imminent new gender pay gap ...
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02/09/2015

Enhanced power meter

WT300E Series features higher accuracy, new measurement functionality and ...
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02/09/2015

Growth in emissions analysers

Quantitech, the Milton Keynes based environmental instrumentation ...
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28/08/2015

Automated logistics solution

Automated logistics solutions provider TGW is extending the logistics ...
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Features
07/08/2015

Power trip

Energy is moving rapidly up the agenda as fuel prices and environmental concerns become areas of increasing concern to factory managers. The Energy Event will offer an opportunity to discover how these issues will impact on your business and how you can tackle them

Manufacturing managers must grapple with a growing number of energy-related issues ...
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07/08/2015

Thinking safety first with pro

Most people think of ATEX as an equipment standard, but it also covers the processes within any hazardous environment, says Mark Venables
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22/06/2015

Facilitating the future

Steve Webzell investigates outsourcing facilities management, discovering what it can offer, and how to strike the best deal
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19/06/2015

Energy Oversight

With energy-saving projects reaching saturation point, it's worth reminding ourselves that there are more improvement options than might meet the eye. Brian Tinham reports
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