ArcelorMittal Bremen will upgrade its hot strip mill with the aid of SMS group

ArcelorMittal Bremen, Germany, has contracted SMS group ( to modernize its hot strip mill with the objective of improving hot strip tolerances. The upgrade will comprise the installation of a CVC®plus work roll shifting system with integrated bending mechanism and Read More

Overload protection up to 9000 Nm

Highly dynamic, high-performance, regulated drives are playing an increasingly important role in today’s advancing automation. The SKY-KS safety coupling series with Balganbau offers these high-performance drives the adequate safety element. With a maximum disengaging torque of 9000 Nm, the current, Read More

Fast, Accurate, and Very Robust: Precision Linear Stages for Industrial Mechanical Engineering

Precision automation in mechanical engineering requires positioning systems which do not only work accurately and dynamically but which are also robust and reliable. Typical examples of applications are laser processing, 3-D printing, optical inspection, or scanning. PI (Physik Instrumente) now Read More

Alegra turbines: The decisive plus in performance

With the current power update to its Alegra turbine range, W&H now offers users noticeably more performance and power. The 16-watt TE-97 mini-head version enables a fast and easy working approach, providing optimal support for efficient preparation in particularly small Read More

Improved performance for comfort beds: DewertOkin’s new OKIMAT 4 IPS double drive

DewertOkin GmbH is expanding its line of bedding products with its new OKIMAT 4 IPS double drive. Its high pushing force makes it excellent for applications with heavy loads; this enables bed manufacturers to reliably implement customized movement profiles. With Read More

Galaxie®: Now even more versatile

The extended, modular portfolio of the Galaxie® gearbox generation will be unveiled by WITTENSTEIN SE at the upcoming Hannover Messe 2018. Four different variants provide maximum flexibility. Furthermore, new and versatile sizes expand the mechatronic solution space for applications with Read More

Campaign Project Application: SGF offers free elastic test coupling

Süddeutsche Gelenkscheibenfabrik (SGF), headquartered in Waldkraiburg, Upper Bavaria, is launching a major campaign at the Hannover-Messe starting on 23 April, at which plant manufacturers, service entrepreneurs, engineers or plant operators can submit their projects and thus get the chance of Read More