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News
13/06/2024

Peter Buckley Joins Bunting

​Bunting has appointed Peter Buckley technical sales engineer for general magnetic separation and metal detection equipment in the UK following a period of expansion for the company.

In his new role, Buckley (pictured) will expand the company’s sales and magnetic separators and metal detectors in specific sectors, including plastics and food ...
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12/06/2024 Schneider opens smart factory Schneider Electric has opened a 28,000 m2 smart factory in Dunavecse, ... » Read More


11/06/2024 Elgi offers compressors Elgi has upgraded its EG Series range with the introduction of the EG PM ... » Read More


10/06/2024 Danfoss names president Danfoss Power Solutions has appointed Domenico Traverso president of its ... » Read More
07/06/2024 Veolia wins energy contract Veolia UK is to manage low carbon heating and cooling supplies for the new ... » Read More


06/06/2024 Celeros offers surge solution Celeros Flow Technology has developed a surge relief solution that reacts ... » Read More


05/06/2024 Infor helps water corporation ​Australia-based water corporation Central Highlands Water is to ... » 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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Bearing the load
Autonomous forklifts are gaining interest due to their ...
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Smarter robots
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Fine mines
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