Optomec announces LENS 860 Hybrid Controlled Atmosphere (CA) System

  • Optomec Inc.

The LENS 860 Hybrid CA system has an 860 x 600 x 610mm work envelope, is equipped with a hermetically-sealed build chamber that maintains oxygen and moisture levels below 10 ppm for processing reactive metals, such as Titanium.

IBASE announces MAI602-M4D80 motion control system

  • IBASE Technology Inc.

The MAI602-M4D80 motion control system can be used in various factory production applications such as automated optical inspection, semiconductor wafer handling, packaging and material handling systems.

Yxlon introduces YXLON CTScan 3 line detector

Production is now machine-supported with the CTScan 3, resulting in crystal uniformity. Due to the range and signal stability, material thicknesses can be tested with the same X-ray energy. The solid housing is particularly resistant to temperature fluctuations, for cooling of the electronics.

ABB introduces ABB Ability Connected Paint Atomizer

  • ABB

ABB’s paint atomizer is designed to double the operating time between manual cleaning from two to more than four hours for the externally-charged atomizer. The entire ABB painting system offers an environmentally friendly solution that provides real-time analysis and diagnostics.

Rockwell Automation announces latest version of Connected Components Workbench software

  • Rockwell Automation
  • Rockwell Automation

Designers can now copy and paste code from the Connected Components Workbench software to the RSLogix 500 or Studio 5000 software and vice versa.

EPLAN announces Store Share View cloud solution

  • EPLAN Software & Services

The new integration to the EPLAN Cloud is available starting with Version 2.8. Designers can make the schematic project available in the cloud from the platform for downstream company processes.

Mitsubishi Electric announces iQ Monozukuri Andon visualization software

  • Mitsubishi Electric Automation

By implementing the iQ Monozukuri Andon system, all stakeholders within the factory can visualize the production status. It allows production managers to monitor the production status remotely and adjust the production plan accordingly. They can also set up announcements for changeovers.

Zebra Technologies introduces the Zebra MotionWorks portfolio of location solutions

  • Zebra Technologies Corporation

Powered by Savanna, Zebra’s data intelligence platform, MotionWorks is a portfolio of end-to-end solutions that integrate operational and edge data from multiple sources – including Ultra-Wideband (UWB), UHF RFID tags, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons and cameras – to create insights that mobilize action to solve business needs.

MB Dynamics introduces non-hydraulic Steering Module Test Simulator

The SMTS is used by automotive, autonomous, construction and off-highway vehicle OEMs and their associated steering suppliers for in-laboratory simulations of driver, road and vehicle inputs and their associated effects on steering system performance and annoying noises.

EPLAN announces EPLAN Cogineer Advanced version 2.8

  • EPLAN Software & Services

The upcoming Version 2.8, which is anticipated to be available starting in late summer 2018, will be usable as a completely cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS)