Controls and Controllers

Chilling/Heating Stages integrate with robotic systems.

Settable from -20 to +110Â-ºC, EchoTherm™ RIC20 Peltier-driven, Chilling/Heating Temperature Stages integrate with assay plates on robotic systems and are designed for remote controlled applications. Any number of units can be set to single temperature using computer serial port. Temperature settings are stable to ±0.2ºC and accurate to...

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Dewaxers

Rafinerija Nafte Brod Selects Technology from Honeywell's UOP and ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company to Improve Quality of Refined Lubricants and Fuels

First initiative under new licensing alliance between Honeywell's UOP and ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Company DES PLAINES, Ill. and FAIRFAX, Va. - UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, and ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company (EMRE) announced today that Rafinerija Nafte Brod, Bosnia and Herzegovina's sole oil refinery, has selected UOP and EMRE technology to improve the quality...

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65-Year-Old New Jersey Company Still Innovating After All These Years
Washers

65-Year-Old New Jersey Company Still Innovating After All These Years

Englewood, New Jersey, USA - APM HEXSEAL announces a series of patents pending on full and half toggle boots that avoid unintentionally tripping a sensitive switch into the on/off position. Apparently there is an increasing number of switches that when covered with a switch cover can turn off due to the mere physics of being covered by the wrong type cover. APM uses low durometer rubber in many...

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Standardized Slides aid moldmakers with complex applications.
Mold Accessories

Standardized Slides aid moldmakers with complex applications.

Available asÂ- complete assembly or individual components, Versa-Slide® Standard Slide Assemblies support precise alignment of mold opening and closing functions. With 10 different overall widths, components can be mixed to form thousands of combinations. Sliding mechanics are finish ground, with 0.005 in. grind stock left on overall width, bottom of wear plate, and...

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Umbilicals

Aker Solutions Signs Umbilicals Contract with ENI

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with ENI for the Block 156 West Hub development project in the Angolan deep water region. The contract value is approximately USD 50 million (NOK 300 million). ENI has the operatorship of Block 156. The West Hub development project, which is part of Block 156 is located approximately 350 kilometres northwest of Luanda and 130 kilometres west of Soyo in...

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Dual Voice Coil Positioning Stage suits high-force applications.
Positioners

Dual Voice Coil Positioning Stage suits high-force applications.

As closed loop system driven by 2 NCC moving coil type linear actuators, P/N VCS12-2000-LB-01-C is guided by parallel shafts and linear bushings and can be used for high force positioning applications. Each voice coil has 1.20 in. stroke andÂ- generates 100 lb continuous force (300 lb peak). Suited for applications that require quick, short moves with fast settling times, stage...

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Caterpillar Unveils First Hybrid Excavator
Excavators

Caterpillar Unveils First Hybrid Excavator

Cat® 336E H is company's first construction hybrid machine; shown to significantly lower customers' owning and operating costs PEORIA, Ill. - In its continued commitment to introduce products that bring the most value to customers, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today unveiled the first model in its new line of hybrid excavators. The Cat 336E H is the company's first machine to use a novel...

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Fixturing and Clamping Tables offer entry level option.
Clamping Systems

Fixturing and Clamping Tables offer entry level option.

Intended for modest fabrication shops, ecoLine Tables areÂ- typically 5-sided units with regular pattern of bores located across top and around sides and limited set of fixtures and clamps. Table sizes range from 1,000 x 200 mm to 1,500 x 3,000 mm. Suitable for use with metals, wood, plastic, or glass, ecoLine targets industries where accurate and rapid assembly methods are required and...

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Bainbridge Expands Product Line as Exclusive U.S. Distributor
Steel

Bainbridge Expands Product Line as Exclusive U.S. Distributor

CANTON, Massachusetts - Bainbridge International has extensively broadened their marine products line by securing the exclusive U.S. distribution rights of British based Allen Brothers Hardware. Allen's line includes the widest range of sailboat hardware that combines reliability, efficiency and strength, with exceptional value. They have worked with the world's leading designers and sailors to...

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Controls and Controllers

Aker Solutions Signs Visund Contract

Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil to deliver five subsea trees and eleven control modules to the Visund field on the Norwegian continental shelf. Contract value is approximately NOK 300 million. The agreement is a call-off from an existing frame agreement between Statoil and Aker Solutions signed in 2007. The agreement also includes an option of an additional four subsea tree...

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