Autodesk has announced the newest version of Netfabb, their additive manufacturing and design software. Netfabb provides a toolset for managing printers, setting up models, simulating prints, and generating lattices. Netfabb 2019.0 brings enhancements to simulation, latticing, cloud storage, machine workspaces, and more.
ABB launched at Automatica 2018 in Munich its OmniCore, a significant step towards a new era in manufacturing. The OmniCore controllers are designed for maximum performance and reliability during the robust 24/7 operations of factories making products with increasingly shorter lifecycles. The controller’s high path accuracy also increases throughput and decreases cycle times.
EcoInnovation is a New Zealand company manufacturing innovative water-driven turbines for the microgeneration power market. The company’s PowerSpout turbines are sold around the world as a domestic power source.
Gothenburg, 23 July 2018: SKF today announced the introduction of its SKF Ultrasonic Leak Detector TKSU 10. Simple to operate, this device utilizes ultrasonic technology to locate leaks in compressed air or vacuum systems.
A battery-powered fully-autonomous robot system, which can scan kiwifruit orchards and offer growers a full picture of their crop via accurate data, drew the interest of many in the horticultural industry at Fieldays.
Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) announced today that it has developed a new ultra-durable coating technology and base material for indexable industrial cutting tool inserts to improve steel machining.