Services, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Battery Pack Design/Manufacturing produces custom cells, BMS.

May 29, 2015

Aved Battery Pack Design & Manufacturing provides custom-engineered and -manufactured lithium battery packs and battery management systems (BMS) for medical, industrial, military, robotics, and R&D OEMs. Focusing on fit and function, service matches appropriate cell chemistry and topology with OEM design requirements and performs product validation testing to simulate in-field battery and BMS performance. Li-Ion, Li-Poly, LFP, and primary lithium technologies are available. Read More


Online OEM/MRO Product Database aids acquisition via Amazon links.

May 28, 2015

By offering Buy it Now on Amazon eCommerce capability, lets professionals and engineers find desired OEM and MRO products through Product Sourcing application and then purchase those products available on This functionality applies to millions of items within's database, which accounts for >10 million OEM and MRO products. As ThomasNet integrates more supplier and product information, number of Amazon-linked entries will grow as well. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Services

Functional Safety System simplifies safety certification.

May 27, 2015

Representing components, software, processes, and training, Danfoss Functional Safety Solution helps customers comply with safety standards, such as European Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC. In addition to Functional Safety Fundamental Training and Risk Assessment Training modules, solution includes controllers, PVG proportional valves, and piston pumps that are safety-certified. For system validation, solution provides transparent documentation related to certified/non-certified components. Read More


Shelf-Ready Modeling Service replicates clear packages.

May 22, 2015

Providing brand owners with wide variety of water-clear or tinted plastic container prototypes, Shelf-Ready Modeling capability gives marketers ability to evaluate package concepts in form that closely approximates production versions. Appearance package models can be filled and labeled with closures applied to create containers that can be used for shelf simulation, aesthetics, and physical impression, as well as for consumer focus groups. Read More


Silicone Injection Molding produces prototypes, low-volume parts.

May 20, 2015

Enabled via acquisition of injection molding presses suited for small-, medium-, and micro-sized parts, liquid silicone injection molding services are available for prototype and low-volume production purposes. Capabilities cover manufacturing of complex injection mold tools within 15–25 business days. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Services

Color Graphics permanently decorate structural foam.

May 20, 2015

Fusing with polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) on subsurface level to permanently decorate injection molded PE and PP products, Polyfuze technology also works on structural foam. Single- or multi-colored graphics, applied using standard hot stamp equipment, are comprised of polymer-based, pigmented plastic that is 100% recyclable and can be manufactured to comply with FDA, ASTM, CPSIA, RoHS, and REACH standards. Graphics also withstand weathering and fuel/solvent/chemical removal.
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Training Solutions aid urologists with robotic planning.

May 19, 2015

RobotiX Mentor supports Robotic Prostatectomy module that lets trainee practice prostatectomy in virtual reality environment. It provides step-by-step procedural guidance, video-based curriculum for entire procedure and performance metrics, as well as anatomy recognition functionality. Optional team training component incorporates LAP Mentor Express simulator for laparoscopic assistant training. Created using patient data, 3D printed soft tissue models are available for education and planning. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Custom Laser Engraving affords design flexibility.

May 15, 2015

Performed by in-house graphic design department wth CO2 laser system, RoHS- and REACH-compliant laser engraving offers alternative to decals and screen printing with regards to adorning glass parts with logos, scales, or serial numbers. Accurate and repeatable etching process produces permanent images that will not wear, peel, or rub off. Images and logos can be changed instantly, and supported materials include quartz, glass, wood, stainless steel, Kovar, acrylic, plastic, and ceramics. Read More

Services, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Telematics Gateway Unit includes Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity.

May 7, 2015

Consisting of CAN-connected hardware/software telematics platform, TGU2 Telematics Gateway Unit is suitable for real-time fleet, driver, and safety management applications. In addition to Ethernet, USB, GPS, and audio interfaces, module includes Bluetooth 3.0, EDGE/3G+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, and accelerometer technologies. Unit is suitable for fleet management providers and automotive/truck OEM marketplace alike. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Services

Reference Standard enables analysis of PAHs in samples.

May 7, 2015

Formulated to contain 16 major European Food Safety Authority PAH compounds, EU 15+1 PAH Reference Standard enables analysis of PAHs in food and environmental samples. High concentration (100 μg/mL) blend can be diluted as needed to make economical fortification and calibration mixes. Prepared in tolulene, standard is suitable for both GC and LC methods. Broad solvent miscibility makes it compatible with acetonitrile, which is QuEChERS solvent. Read More


Professional 3D Printing Service offers same day quoting.

May 5, 2015

Using professional equipment, Stoke 3D Printing can be contracted to produce ABS plastic prototypes, short run production parts, jigs and fixtures, replacement parts, and hobby parts. Same day "real human quoting" is available, as is in-house 3D CAD modeling and engineering services. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Services

Development Kits speed design of 3U VPX-based applications.

May 5, 2015

Designed to accelerate development of rugged deployed systems for defense and aerospace applications, Quick Start Kits provide 3U VPX modules pre-configured in 6-slot air-cooled lab/demonstration chassis. Fully integrated COTS development platforms include single board computers, FPGA solutions, Ethernet switches, graphics/video, and flexible I/O. Kits are suited for electronic warfare, software defined radio, display processors, vehicle computer, and mission management applications. Read More


Heat Treating Services meet quality-critical industry needs.

April 30, 2015

Available for aerospace, medical, and other industries, heat treating services include bright aging, hardening, annealing, and stress relieving of various alloys, including Ni, Co, and Ti. Nitrogen as well as argon quench capabilities are made possible via VFS Model HIQ3836-6 vacuum furnace, which features 6 BAR capabilities and variable-speed cooling blower (200 hp) and can achieve vacuums of 10-6 torr and process temperatures up to 2,400°F with work load size of up to 24 x 24 x 36 in. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Services

Firmware Module enables off-chassis data collection.

April 30, 2015

With FactoryTalk Historian Machine Edition v3.5 Module, operators using Allen-Bradley ControlLogix and CompactLogix controllers can collect data from controllers and devices connected via Ethernet network. Single module can collect up to 2,500 data points from 5 local and 5 remote controllers. Remote and local data collection speeds up to 500 ms and 10 ms, respectively, can be achieved. For tight security when viewing data via Web, module uses self-signed SSL certificate. Read More


NoSQL Process Historian facilitates systems integration.

April 29, 2015

Based on MongoDB NoSQL database, system:inmation provides centrally configurable and horizon­tally scalable data middleware system with historian and infrastructure features. Service layer scalability options aid integration between production process, technical analysis, MES, BI, and ERP layer. Using distributed CPU capacities on commodity hardware, middleware leverages core technology integrating classic OPC and OPC Unified Architecture, embedded Lua scripting, and NoSQL storage. Read More


Online Journal publishes peer-reviewed open source software.

April 29, 2015

Forming outlet, dissemination channel, and sharing platform, SoftwareX Open Access Journal provides dedicated publishing home for all software which fundamentally impacts research process but traditionally would not be acknowledged or reported on systematically. Articles published in SoftwareX include summaries of where software has been used and its impact, as well as software metadata such as version, operating system, programming language, and license under which software is published. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services

Box Build Assemblies target early-stage companies.

April 29, 2015

Designed for manufacturability, Electro-mechanical Box Build and Cable Assemblies provide compatible, connectorized, and tested solution as one SKU. Assemblies are suitable for NPI and prototype electromechanical applications including instrument and power distribution panels and fan tray assemblies. Aved provides complete engineering support, including process control, 3D modeling, documentation, manufacturing and testing procedures, and consolidation of design and procurement decisions. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Services

Dry Lubricant UHMW optimizes chain and belt performance.

April 29, 2015

Consisting of UHMW-PE Polyethylene with molecular density of 5,600,000 g/mol, MOVEX BLuLub® optimizes performance in conveyor chain applications, minimizing friction in high wear curve installations. Product operates from -40 to 176°F and complies with Code of Federal Regulation of FDA. In addition running dry, MOVEX BLuLub offers minimized noise, squeaking, energy consumption, and moisture absorption. Read More


ASABE Revises Standard on automatic agricultural weather stations.

April 28, 2015

American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) revised its standard for automatic agricultural weather stations: ASAE EP505.1, Measurement and Reporting Practices for Automatic Agricultural Weather Stations. Revision aligns with current practices and equipment by establishing minimum recommendations for measurement, reporting, siting, operation, maintenance, and data management procedures for automatic agricultural weather stations. Read More


Service Offerings provide guidance on OSHA space standards.

April 27, 2015

Offered via onsite visitation, Confined Space Inventory and Classification Service aligns with OSHA requirements to promote understanding regarding what is considered confined space and permit space. Confined Space Procedure Audit helps clients comply with OSHA's standard on keeping written confined space programs and procedures up to date. Procedures are reviewed for accuracy, and any data needed to improve procedure documentations is collected. Read More