Maillefer present an Artificial Intelligence (AI) based process assistant, “Smart Buffering”, which operates on top of the process automation layer. © Maillefer

17/05/2022 – Artificial Intelligence (AI) based process assistant

Artificial Intelligence (AI) based process assistant

AI based buffering process automation

High-speed optical cable manufacturing lines are traditionally controlled using process-automation systems. Maillefer present an Artificial Intelligence ... By  Jörg Dambock

System overview with all 3 modules and included components. © FMS

15/05/2022 – Advertorial


When tension really matters

Whether you’re making power lines, fibre-optic cable, steel rope or any other high-value cable or wire, constant monitoring and control of strand tension ... By  Editorial staff

The industrial application of “Condorlube DF 18” at their customer. © Condoroil

15/05/2022 – “Condorlube DF 18”

“Condorlube DF 18”

Evolution in cold forming

In the metalworking sector, cold formed screws and bolts are used in a wide range of applications. As example in the automotive sector, cold formed screws ... By  Jörg Dambock

Welding system of the “PLT B K3K6” machine. © Eurobend

14/05/2022 – “PLT B K3K6” spacer welding machine

“PLT B K3K6” spacer welding machine

Six simultaneous cross wire feeds

Eurobend GmbH will be presenting this year at “wire” in Dusseldorf the unique “PLT B K3K6” spacer welding machine for A- shaped spacers and bar supports. ... By  Jörg Dambock

The PTD (paper test device) is a handy tool for performing "tissue tests''. © Geo-Reinigungstechnik

13/05/2022 – Quality management

Quality management

Wire surface quality checks

In the publication „A holistic view of the in-line linear wire cleaning“ Geo-Reinigungstechnik presented and compared the cleaning potential of various ... By  Jörg Dambock

Old buttons replaced and switches turned, the controller impresses above all with its intuitive operation. © Nabertherm

11/05/2022 – Nabertherm Controller Series 500

Nabertherm Controller Series 500

Always be in full control

Nabertherm presents an innovation in the field of furnace engineering: the controllers of the new 500 series. They are a real eye-catcher: appealing design, ... By  Jörg Dambock

The new furnace enables significant efficiency gains in the rolling mill and for its customers and consistently ensures greater sustainability. © Steeltec

05/05/2022 – Steeltec has invested 60 million euros in its Emmenbrücke site

Steeltec has invested 60 million euros in its Emmenbrücke site

An investment in efficiency and a green future

Electric steel specialist Steeltec, a member of the Swiss Steel Group, has invested around 60 million euros in a new walking beam furnace and other equipment ... By  Jörg Dambock