MAYR

Superior by far

Safe controls for safety brakes minimise risks and save effort

BRADY

Brady presents quality identification printers at HI 13

At the HI 13 tradeshow, Brady presents a range of professional label printers for wire & cable and safety & facility identification, enabling you to print compliant and durable identification labels on the spot.

ARNOLD UMFORMTECHNIK

ArnCAD: Cost-optimised e-engineering system for innovative fastener components – ArnCAD provides 2D and 3D data with round the clock availability. Full design data are available at a glance in electronic form.

In situations where fastening components are needed, design and development departments in the automobile and electronics industries are faced with the challenge of reducing costs by using innovative fastener technologies. Along with the availability of innovative products, access to design data in electronic form is increasingly important. This is essential for the time- and cost-efficient implementation of the design process (Figure 1).

British Steel

Tata Steel rail contract to link Saudi Arabia’s two holy cities

Tata Steel has won an order to manufacture 60,000 tonnes of high-quality rail for a new high-speed line linking the two holy cities of Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia. The new railway will allow millions of pilgrims to cross the 276 miles (444km) between the two cities at speeds of 200mph (320kmh). The line will cross desert, withstanding temperatures ranging from freezing to 50oC, as well as sand storms, flash flooding and shifting dunes.

MAPLESOFT

Controller arm for world’s largest functional brain model built using MapleSim

A group of neuroscientists and software engineers at the University of Waterloo’s Computational Neuroscience Research Group (CNRG) have built the world’s largest functional model of the human brain. Named Spaun, the simulated brain has a digital eye which it uses for visual input, and a robotic arm that it uses to draw its responses.

NORD Drivesystems

Custom-tailored drive units for baggage handling

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS designs individual, low-maintenance drive solutions for baggage handling systems. The international manufacturer has already equipped numerous airports throughout the world in locations as varied as Hamburg, London, Johannesburg, or Taipei. The drive expert’s dedicated internet portal – http://airport.nord.com/ – provides a concise presentation of solutions for the industry.

SIFCO ASC

SIFCO ASC LAUNCHES NEW BRAND IDENTITY AND WEBSITE TO SHOWCASE ADVANCING SELECTIVE PLATING OFFER

SIFCO Applied Surface Concepts (ASC), a world leading innovator of selective brush plating technology and solutions, has launched a new corporate identity and website showcasing the full range of its industry-leading products and services for component enhancement, repair and refurbishment.

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