This author has not provided a bio yet.
Although they have not realized initial projections, the Nissan Leaf and Chevy Volt have sold more units in their fourth years than the Toyota Prius did in its fourth year. Now there is also a plethora of other electric vehicle and plug-in hybrid vehicles joining these big three models on the market.
Because energy efficiency is not a factor in the initial capital equipment purchase process, operators are left to run equipment that gorges on electricity and pushes operating expenses overboard across its lifetime. Manufacturers must consider total cost of ownership.
Recovering global economic conditions will spur “quite impressive” growth in the worldwide industrial machinery market for the next four years, according to IHS. This growth is materializing from more need for consumer essentials such as cars and food, as well as oil and gas exploration, construction, and green energy.
Although individual market segments — motors and motor controls, digital machine controllers, and power-transmission equipment — will be driven differently, the common theme is still efficient operation. Market growth in Asia-Pacific will set the pace globally.
After a lackluster 2012, a rebound in the U.S. housing market fueled the expansion of industrial electronics usage in the building and home control market. However, there was also robust demand growth in military and civil aerospace as well as the medical market.
Enabled by communications and sensor technology, the global manufacturing business is on verge of what some are calling the fourth Industrial Revolution, or Industry 4.0. To capture and make decisions with intelligent, valuable information is to achieve efficiency, flexibility, and even product customization.
With just four months left before publicly traded electronics component manufacturers must report their conflict minerals usage, many are still without concrete reporting plans.
Industry Market Trends
- Portable RF/IF Signal Recorder captures 3.6 GS/sec.
- Digital Paddlewheel Flow Transmitter supports remote operation.
- Waterproof Palm pH Meter has ruggedized, handheld design.
- Air Curtain Emulator ensures proper fresh food placement.
- Industrial 96-Channel DIO Module is controlled via USB.
- Half to Full Watt LED Series includes 30 V version.
- Brushless DC Motors boost battery life.
- Flapper Isolation Valve enhances clinical, analytical instruments.
- LED Light Fixture eliminates harsh glare.
- Operator Control Units can be used in explosive environments.
Author’s Latest Tweets
|Products in the News | Company News | Mergers & Acquisitions | People in the News | Literature & Websites|
|Home | My ThomasNet News® | Industry Market Trends® | Submit Release | Advertise | Contact News | About Us|
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com
Browse ThomasNet Directory|