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News
21/06/2024

Luxfer introduces gas containment range

Luxfer Gas Cylinders has introduced G-Stor Hydrosphere, a collection of Multiple Element Gas Containers (MEGCs) to improve how businesses can harness hydrogen.

The G-Stor Hydrosphere range has been developed to support the safe and sustainable transportation of hydrogen via virtual gas pipelines.The range draws on Luxfer's Type 4 (G-Stor Go H2) ...
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20/06/2024 Optimal expands team Optimal Industrial Automation has appointed three technical account ... » Read More


19/06/2024 Mitsubishi unveils range Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks has launched its new Essential range, which ... » Read More


19/06/2024 EK Robotics moves into HQ EK Robotics has moved its new headquarters in Hamburg’s Veddel district, ... » Read More
18/06/2024 Sulzer links with TechnipFMC Sulzer Flow Equipment has been selected by TechnipFMC to collaborate in ... » Read More


17/06/2024 Meech launches new PSU ​Meech International has launched the 906 Hyperion 24V power supply unit ... » Read More


17/06/2024 ABB provides upgrade to plant A waste to energy incinerator plant in Denmark has modernised its aging ... » Read More
Features
10/06/2024

Let automation bear the load

Autonomous forklifts are gaining interest due to their efficiency and ability to reduce labour costs, operator error and potential accidents

Even with fossil fuel power plants, Manufacturing plants, warehouses and logistics centres are encountering a number of issues with traditional forklifts – not least a high turnover in operators and rising ...
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10/06/2024 Smarter robots Industrial robot manufacturers are turning to advanced artificial intelligence to improve manufacturing efficiency, flexibility, and safety. » Read More


10/06/2024 Motion sensor solutions Bigger is almost certainly always better when it comes to heat pumps. In other words, performance, efficiency and cost advantages can all be achieved when going larger, says Jody Muelaner » Read More


10/06/2024 Fine mines Sustainability, employee protection and operational insights are the drivers of a cutting-edge electrification upgrade at BHP BMA’s Goonyella Riverside Mine in Queensland » Read More
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Direct Air launches company
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Sulzer links with TechnipFMC
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ABB provides upgrade to plant
A waste to energy incinerator plant in Denmark has ...
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Bearing the load
Autonomous forklifts are gaining interest due to their ...
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Smarter robots
Industrial robot manufacturers are turning to advanced ...
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Motion sensor solutions
Bigger is almost certainly always better when it comes to ...