APR Series Direct-Drive Rotary Stages are Ideal for Rotary Testing, Pointing, Optical Calibration, and Metrology
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APR Series Direct-Drive Rotary Stages are Ideal for Rotary Testing, Pointing, Optical Calibration, and Metrology

1.5 arc second accuracy 450 kg payload 0.04 arc second resolution 800 rpm continuous rotation speed Seven models with either 50, 75 or 100 mm clear aperture Aerotech's APR series rotary stages employ precision-machined and ground stage parts coupled with high-precision angular contact bearings and an Aerotech direct-drive motor to produce exceptionally low error motions, accuracy errors, and...

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Automotive Trucks

Treaty Energy Adds to Belize Equipment

The Company's Shipment by Sea from Mobile, Alabama to its Belize Oil & Gas Project Includes: Drilling Rig, Bulldozer, Backhoe, Fuel Truck, 28 Ft. Flat Bed Truck, Chevrolet Duramax Crew Cab Pickup - 4 WD, and Various Well Site Support Equipment NEW ORLEANS - Treaty Energy Corporation (OTCQB: TECO), a growth-oriented energy company in the oil and gas industry, today reported that it has acquired...

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Precision Linear Stages suit surface metrology applications.
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Precision Linear Stages suit surface metrology applications.

Available in travel options of 100, 200, and 300 mm, FMS Series comes with DC or stepper motor and is designed for surface profiling, tribology, and contact/non-contact metrology. Made of stainless steel, stages permit optimal straightness and flatness at speeds to 100 mm/sec, thermal stability, and bi-directional/uni-directional repeatability. Anti-creep crossed roller bearings enable smooth...

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Misumi Adds New Positioning Stages to Line of Low-Cost Standard Precision Positioning Solutions
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Misumi Adds New Positioning Stages to Line of Low-Cost Standard Precision Positioning Solutions

New Dovetail Slide Feed Screw, Low Profile Cross-Roller, and Rotary Standard Precision Stages offer users more affordable choices, greater design flexibility. (Schaumburg, IL) - MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962), has announced the addition of three new Standard Precision Positioning Stages to its comprehensive selection of low-cost...

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Grease and Oil Extractors

GE Delivers Industry Milestone with Supply of High-Tech TLP Tensioner System for Chevron's Big Foot Project in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

GE TLP Tensioner System will be First to Operate at Water Depths Greater than 5,000 Feet HOUSTON, TEXAS - July 6, 2011 - GE Oil & Gas' Drilling & Production business has received a contract of approximately $45 million to supply and service the industry's largest tension leg platform (TLP) marine riser Tensioner Systems to Chevron for deployment in its Big Foot oil and gas field in the deepwater...

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Containment Systems

Aker Solutions Selected by Marine Well Containment Company to Provide Subsea Equipment for Expanded Containment System

Aker Solutions announced today that it has been selected for the design, procurement, and fabrication of the subsea containment and diverter assembly for the expanded containment system being developed by Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC). Contract value is undisclosed. Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) is a not-for-profit, stand-alone organisation committed to improving capabilities...

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Software

Ekahau Embeds RTLS in Nordic ID RFID Readers to Add Location Tracking to Passive RFID Tags and Barcode

RESTON, Virginia - With the Ekahau-Nordic ID RTLS Application you can Walk into a Room and Press a Button on the Reader to Audit and put your Assets in the Database and on the Map. Ekahau, the worldwide leader in high performance Wi-Fi-based Real Time Location Systems (RTLS) [http://www.ekahau.com/products/real-time-location-system/overview.html ], today announced that, in conjunction with Nordic...

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Drilling Platforms

Aker Solutions Wins Ã...sgard Modification Contract

Aker Solutions has secured a contract for subsea compression topside modifications of the Ã…sgard A and B platforms with Statoil. The contract value is approximately NOK 650 million. The purpose of the modification is to supply electricity to the Ã…sgard subsea compressor units, which will be installed in 2013. In December 2010 Statoil awarded Aker Solutions the NOK 3.4 billion contract to...

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Software

The Westkuestenklinikum Heide Hospital Deploys Ekahau's Wi-Fi Badges for Staff Safety and Tags for Asset Tracking

RESTON, Virginia - Ekahau Inc., the world's leading provider of high-performance Wi-Fi based real-time locating systems (RTLS) and tools, announced today that German hospital Westkuestenklinikum Heide (WKK) is using Ekahau technology to assure the safety of its psychiatric- and night-duty staff, and to track the locations of wheelchairs. WKK Heide ranks among northern Germany's largest and most...

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Linear Shaft Motor Stage offers nanoprecision.
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Linear Shaft Motor Stage offers nanoprecision.

Integrating slide guide, encoder, and coreless direct drive linear shaft motor, single-axis Model SCR100 provides 100 lb load capacity, 50-300 mm stroke, and bi-directional repeatability of ±1 count. Moving magnet design locates all cables and connectors in stationary base, eliminating motion errors due to cable forces. Precision ground cross roller way provides stiffness and smooth motion,...

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