Engineering disciplines must grow together in the Industry 4.0 era. But how can current departmental boundaries be overcome? Syngineer ensures that designers from electrical and mechanical engineer-ing “talk to one another”. The cloud-based tool facilitates better communication while simultaneous-ly optimising interdisciplinary cooperation for developing machines and systems.
Sant’Antonino, Switzerland, November 19, 2018. With the addition of a new infeed, Interroll is expanding its modular platform solutions for particularly efficient material flow. It is perfectly designed to work with Interroll crossbelt sorters. The new infeed modules combine higher infeed speeds with reduced space requirements to offer a substantial potential increase in goods flow in automatic sorting systems.
The RSL 400 safety laser scanner not only ensures that automated guided vehicles (AGVs) are operated safely by means of protective and warning fields, but it also simultaneously captures the measurement values for the navigation software.
Delta, a global provider of power and thermal management solutions, participated in the Sustainable Innovation Forum 2018, represented by its senior vice-president and general manager of its Information and Communication Technology Business Group (ICTBG), Mr. Victor Cheng, in the “Overcoming Infrastructure and Charging Challenge” panel discussion. The panelists, who also included reputable institutions in the field of e-mobility, such as the City of Milan, the City of Paris, and the Deutsche Post DHL proposed ideas to ramp up the development of electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure. Moreover, Mr. Cheng underlined Delta’s unique capabilities in supporting low-carbon transportation through its cutting-edge smart green solutions, which include EV charging, energy storage technology and automotive electronics.
Moxa launched the MGate 5114 series of protocol gateways, which supports Modbus RTU/ASCII/TCP, IEC 60870-5-101, and IEC 60870-5-104 protocol conversions, helping users establish communications between legacy and upgraded systems in power grid applications.