Cranes

Trimble and Manitowoc Introduce a New Generation of Collision Avoidance Systems for Cranes

Innovation, Technology and Domain Experience Transform the Lifting Industry MUNICH – Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) and Manitowoc Cranes introduced today Manitowoc Falcon - a new generation of collision avoidance solution for cranes. Manitowoc Falcon combines precision GNSS with collision avoidance technology to provide real time, centimeter-level positioning for multiple cranes working on a...

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ABB to Deliver the World's Largest Hoisting Systems for Potash Project in Canada
Hoists

ABB to Deliver the World's Largest Hoisting Systems for Potash Project in Canada

New mine hoist technology for BHP Billiton’s Jansen potash project Baden, Switzerland– ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has been selected by BHP Billiton to supply mine hoisting systems for the Jansen Potash Project, located 130 kilometers east of Saskatoon, in the Province of Saskatchewan, Canada. The contract includes the overall design, manufacturing, supply and...

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Robots

CIVCO to Feature New trUpoint ARCH SRS/SRT System at the 2nd ESTRO Forum 2013

CORALVILLE, IowaÂ- – CIVCO Medical Solutions, the leading provider of comprehensive motion management solutions, will showcase trUpoint ARCH™, a new stereotactic radiosurgery solution, Protura™ Robotic Patient Positioning System, and the Universal Couchtop™ Long Extension, along with other disease site solutions at the 2nd ESTRO Forum, booth #5200 in Geneva, Switzerland, 19-23 April...

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Solar Grounding Connector works with copper, aluminum.
Connectors

Solar Grounding Connector works with copper, aluminum.

UL 467-Listed for grounding and bonding only,Â- SGB-5 is manufactured from 6061-T6 aluminum alloy and features electro-tin plating. Stainless steel hardware promotes corrosion resistance, while serrations in conductor wire way cuts oxidation. Suitable for use with either copper or aluminum conductor, CSA-Certified product features raised lay-in wire way to accommodate various racking...

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Spectro Inc. Wins U.S. Patent on Flip-Top Sample Head for Spectroscopic Analyzers
Spectrometers

Spectro Inc. Wins U.S. Patent on Flip-Top Sample Head for Spectroscopic Analyzers

CHELMSFORD, MA – Spectro Inc., a global supplier of oil and fuel analysis instruments to industry and the military, has been awarded a U.S. patent for an innovative flip- top sample head for infrared spectrometers used in fluids analysis. Compared to conventional flow-through cells, the patented head's flip-top cell improves convenience and efficiency while enabling rapid, precise, quantitative...

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Software

Amphenol Aerospace and Datakey Electronics Collaborate to Design Rugged, High Speed, Removable Storage Solution

The Ruggedized Memory Terminal (RMT) leverages Amphenol Aerospace's MIL-DTL-38999 connector design with integrated Oval Contact System contacts and Datakey Electronics' RUGGEDrive flash drive system SIDNEY, N.Y.- Amphenol Aerospace (NYSE: APH), a global leader in interconnect technologies, has collaborated with Datakey Electronics, manufacturer of rugged, portable memory systems, to provide a...

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Challenge Met to Make Stainless Steel Reel for Tough Offshore Role
Offshore Equipment

Challenge Met to Make Stainless Steel Reel for Tough Offshore Role

Challenge met to make stainless steel reel for tough offshore role Australian reel designer and manufacturer ReCoila attributes its outstanding engineering skills as one of the major reasons it was headhunted to find a solution for a major global exploration company in the offshore energy sector. With rugged, unpredictable working conditions and corrosive operating environments amongst the...

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Oil and Gas Field Equipment

Aker Solutions Receives Second Call-Off from Petrobras

Aker Solutions has received a second call-off order from Petrobras for the delivery of subsea equipment for the SapinhoÃ-¡ and Lula Nordeste pre-salt field developments in Brazil. The contract is a call-off from a frame agreement signed in April 2010. The contract value is undisclosed. Scope of work includes 20 well-sets with vertical subsea trees, subsea control systems, tools and spares...

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Jacketed Tube Connector eliminates sleeves and sealing tape.
Connectors

Jacketed Tube Connector eliminates sleeves and sealing tape.

Engineered to connect jacketed tubing systems, Swagelok® Jacketed Tube Connector protects tubing from external degradation in corrosive environments. Design combines tubeÂ- fitting technology with O-ring seal and environmental jacket seal nut, providing leak-tight seal on stainless steel core of jacketed tubing and water-tight seal on outer diameter of...

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