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Cam-Concept USA, a manufacturer of primarily custom industrial equipment and Cam-Lift systems has opened its U.S. headquarters in Sparks, Nevada. The firm manufacturers Cam-Lift, a hybrid between a trailer and a hook lift system that comes in several models. The Cam-Lift is a unique system that can be adapted to…

Enerji Limited Entered into Collaboration Agreement with Yokogawa Australia

Enerji Limited advises it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with Yokogawa Australia Pty Ltd (‘Yokogawa’), the Australian subsidiary of Yokogawa Electric, a large electrical engineering and software company based in Tokyo, Japan. Under the terms of the MOU, Enerji and Yokogawa will work collaboratively to assess opportunities to…

Siemens Wins Transformer Order for Nemo Link

Siemens is to supply eight converter transformers for the Nemo Link project, a high-voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission system connecting Belgium and Great Britain. The customer is Nemo Link, a joint venture between National Grid Nemo Link Limited, a subsidiary company of the UK's National Grid Plc, and the Belgian…

Valmet to supply an OptiConcept M boardmaking line and mill-wide automation system to Pro-Gest in Italy

Valmet will supply an OptiConcept M  containerboard production line and a mill-wide Valmet DNA automation system for Pro-Gest S.p.a. for the company's new Mantova site in Italy. The new production line is planned to produce high-quality lightweight recycled case material. The order is included in Valmet's first quarter 2016 orders…

ABB robots to help Valmet Automotive reduce costs

ABB, a leading power and automation technology company, said that it will deliver over 250 robots to Valmet Automotive for use at its Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV body shop in Uusikaupunki, Finland. ABB’s flexible and intelligent manufacturing technologies will help Valmet Automotive reduce investment costs, increase productivity and respond quickly to…

Oman turns to WEG to boost gas recovery

WEG, a leading global manufacturer of motor and drive technology, said it has helped Oman's energy sector to enhance gas recovery in a major depletion project in the sultanate. Achieving maximum productivity from oil and gas fields is the prime goal for the petrochemical industry but the extraction process becomes…

Siemens Signs Wide-Ranging Energy Agreements with MAPNA Group of Iran

Siemens has signed far-reaching agreements with the Iranian MAPNA Group to strengthen their cooperation in order to modernize the energy infrastructure in Iran. First, under a license agreement, MAPNA will acquire technological knowhow to manufacture Siemens F-class gas turbines in Iran. The parties will cooperate to deliver more than 20…

Friday, Mar 04, 2016
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Markit partners with WorkFusion to boost operational efficiency. Markit, the provider of financial information services, has partnered with WorkFusion, a smart automation SaaS company, to improve operational performance across all of our divisions: Information, Processing and Solutions. "This partnership is a great example of Markit's continued investment in innovative and…

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Dollins Tool Inc., a full-service supplier of high-speed, multi-cavity packaging injection molds, has been named North American representative for IMDECOL (Rosh Ha'ain, Israel). IMDECOL specializes in automation technology that includes automated in-mold labeling (IML) and in-mold decorating (IMD) systems; vision systems; blowmold IML systems; side-entry and six-axis robots; and take-out…

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Radwell, leading international supplier and repair center for industrial electrical and electronic control devices, selected Swisslog to automate its finished goods and picking processes at its new distribution center in Willingboro, NJ with the purchase of a Click&Pick® solution powered by AutoStore. Radwell International stocks and sells new and surplus…