RLS announces the launch of high performance miniature encoder sensors for embedded OEM motion control applications. With their miniature and lightweight design they are perfect for medical applications, optics positioning, robot control, 3D printers, gimbals and hand held devices. The miniature sensors come in 4 different shapes and offer linear and rotary performances at resolutions to 0.244 µm for linear and to 753,664 cpr for rotary applications.
The encoders consist of a miniature sensor and a magnetic scale or a ring.
The global wind power industry continues to transform and mature. As cost reductions and efficiencies of scale continue to be made, wind power is better able to compete in markets where policy support for clean energy generation has been limited.
Longmont, CO - UQM Technologies Inc. (NYSE MKT: UQM) announced that Josh M. Ley has been promoted to the position of Vice President of Engineering, reporting directly to the CEO. In this role, Mr. Ley will oversee all technology and R&D functions and will join the executive leadership team of the company. Mr.
Dublin, Ireland - Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Hydraulic Components - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering.
The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.
Company Acquires the Assets of Canada-based Power Supply Manufacturer
Tualatin, OR - CUI Inc and its parent company CUI Global, Inc.(NASDAQ:CUI), announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement underwhich CUI will acquire specific assets of the privately held Canadian equipmentmanufacturer Tectrol, Inc, a leading designer and manufacturer of standard and custom power solutions.
Tectrol is a family-owned, Toronto, Canada-based company that was founded in 19
Tokyo, Japan - Unless you are a mechanical engineer, you probably don’t wake up in the morning thinking about bearings. More likely, you never even notice that bearings – working away unseen – are the critical components in everything mechanical that moves: from jumbo-jets to nano-tools, kitchen blenders to concrete mixers. To meet the vast scope of “Motion and Control” needs, NSK the world’s #3 bearing manufacturer – must offer over 200,000 different bearings, from microscopic to mammoth.
Dallas & Fort Worth, TX - Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is partnering with celebrity engineer Grant Imahara to call on engineers of all levels to join them on a journey to Empower Innovation Together™.
Schneider Electric’s robo-based game of tic-tac-toe challenges you!
Sercos International, supplier of the Sercos® automation bus, will present new products, innovative technologies and updates re safety next to the robotic demo from Schneider Electric at its joint booth at Hannover Fair from April 13 to April 17 in hall 9, booth G28.
The robotic solution consists of a fully stainless-steel PacDrive P4-robot and an MAXR gantry robot. Both are part of Schneider Electric’s line of Robotics products.
There is an increasing demand in the automation and motion control industries for a localized motion control solution that can coordinate motion between multiple remote components. Previously, field bus protocols such as Modbus or Ethernet/IP have been implemented to address remote I/O connectivity.
Las Vegas, NV - Siemens is proud to announce that innovator and business futurist Nicholas J Webb will provide the keynote address during the company’s 2015 Automation Summit at Aria Resort in Las Vegas, Nev., June 22-25.