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NSK in-wheel motor charges wirelessly while in motion

NSK has developed the third generation of its in-wheel motor, the world’s first design of its type to feature a complete package comprising motor, inverter and wireless charging unit. The innovative wireless in-wheel motor (W-IWM) for the electric vehicle (EV) market is capable of charging from coils embedded in the road, while in motion. Development of the latest unit was conducted jointly by a research group comprising NSK, the Fujimoto Laboratory at the University of Tokyo’s Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, Bridgestone Corporation, ROHM Co Ltd and Toyo Electric Mfg Co Ltd.

Lantek News

Lantek increases its turnover by 9.6%, reaching 21.1 million euros

Lantek has disclosed its economic results from last year, reflecting the steadiness of its rate of growth. In 2019, turnover reached 21.1 million euros, which implies an increase of 9.6% compared to the previous year, securing its position as leading company in software development and advanced manufacturing solutions for the metal and sheet metal sector.

Visual components News


We've made improvements to the usability, stability, and performance of our products in this release. Here’s an overview of the updates!.


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B&R News

Setting the stage for seamless connectivity

With the new OPC UA over TSN portfolio, the vision of interface free communication from the sensor to the cloud is now a reality.

Renishaw News

Renishaw loans 30 schools 3D printers for a second year

After a successful pilot year of its 3D printer loan scheme, where global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, loaned 30 local schools a 3D printer for three months, the company has continued the project for a second year.

Schaeffler News

Schaeffler OPTIME makes condition monitoring cost-effective for all plant assets

With Schaeffler OPTIME, comprehensive and automated condition monitoring is now a cost-effective proposition for maintenance personnel and facility operators. Schaeffler OPTIME is an efficient and easy-to-use low-cost solution designed specifically for the comprehensive condition monitoring of all indirectly process-critical assets across entire machine and equipment parks.

Schmalz News

Schmalz: New Subsidiary in Austria

Schmalz is expanding its international network and opening another subsidiary in Austria, which will be headquartered in Linz. The team in Austria will provide regional customers with quick and competent advice on issues in the field of vacuum automation, vacuum technology for robots and ergonomic handling, as well as crane systems and vacuum lifting devices.

Fanuc News

FANUC America Supports Safety and Risk Assessment

FANUC America, the leading supplier of robotics, CNCs, ROBOMACHINEs and Industrial IoT solutions has experienced fast-paced growth in consumer-oriented, service markets and entertainment.

Flowserve News


The HPX-V vertical inline process pump is engineered to reliably withstand the harsh operating conditions often found in the oil and gas and hydrocarbon industries. Built on the proven design of our HPX horizontal process pump — a long-time workhorse in the oil and gas industry — the HPX-V pump is ideal for high-pressure, high-temperature applications where installation space is limited.

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