01/06/2020Since early 2019 an artificial intelligence solution (AI) has been integrated into the processes of the largest materials distribution and service provider in the Western world. "alfred" supports his colleagues at Materials Services in managing the global logistics network.
02/05/2020There is an enormous amount of potential for weight reduction and cost savings when considering the large, heavy parts needed for the drivetrain in trucks.
02/04/2020Whether it be plastics profiles for windows, cable conduits or skirting boards – in extrusion processes, optical inline quality inspection has many advantages. With the new compact inspection systems from PIXARGUS, flaws are detected much earlier than before and can therefore be corrected in real time.
01/03/2020Tube bending robot systems are constantly developed further and improved. For the experienced engineers at transfluid this means first of all to make the software user-friendly.
27/02/2020At #Tube2020 in Düsseldorf, SIKORA presents a broad portfolio of innovative systems for efficient and sustainable quality control and process optimization.
20/01/2020Many companies have been reliably using the high-investment machines for decades. But at some stage the technology might reach its limits. In some instances, a general overhaul can be an alternative to buying a new machine.
01/12/2019Today, fully automatic systems can be remotely operated thanks to intelligent, Industry 4.0 capable hardware and software components and are interconnected with correlating systems, linked by feeding technology.
01/11/2019The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft has created futureAM to systematically and continuously develop the additive manufacturing (AM) of metallic components.
01/10/2019In order to permanently reduce CO2 emissions, ArcelorMittal has developed a strategy for low-emission technologies which, in addition to converting CO2, also aims to directly avoid carbon.
02/09/2019The new thyssenkrupp Materials IoT GmbH offers customers an integrated solution for connecting production and digitalizing their value chains