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Molex Incorporated introduces the Super Sabre™ Power Connector System for all high-current applications where flexible wire-to-wire and wire-to-board configurations are required. Delivering 34.0A per blade and withstanding up to +125°C operating temperatures (USCAR-2, level 3), Super Sabre power connectors are well-suited to automotive and commercial vehicle applications as well as…

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Schneider Electric Solar Business, a global leader in solutions for the solar power conversion chain, has been awarded a 50 MW contract for a solar project in eastern US. This contract follows Schneider Electric's recent 300 MW project win for the largest PV power plant in Europe to be built…

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Rotork releases IS21 high-thrust spur gearboxes with a thrust rating of 4350 kN for manual operation and 2900 kN for motorized operation. The IS21 incorporates an F60 cast ductile iron thrust base, thrust bearings, spigot ring and output sleeve. Corresponding maximum output torques is 46100 Nm and 43386 Nm respectively.…

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Nautilus Minerals Inc. announces that the order for the supply of the entire electrical installation for the production support vessel has been awarded to Siemens International Trading (Shanghai) Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens AG. Mike Johnston, Nautilus' CEO, commented, "the electrical package marks the fourth major long lead…

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ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth around $25 million from Colombia’s Interconexión Eléctrica S.A. E.S.P. (ISA) to deliver 54 shunt reactors. The order was booked in the first quarter of 2015. This order is an extension of an existing agreement currently under execution…

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Microchip Technology introduces MCP39F511 Power Monitoring IC that provides real-time measurement of AC power. It makes power calculations, making it ideal for use in high-performance commercial and industrial products such as lighting and heating systems, smart plugs, power meters and AC/DC power supplies. MCP39F511 power-monitoring IC provides import and export…

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With "Ultramat 7" and "Calomat 7", Siemens is offering two new analyzer modules for its Siprocess GA700 gas analysis system. Together with the "Oxymat 7" module which is already available, users can thus configure flexible analytical solutions, for example for measuring oxygen, hydrogen, noble gases or infrared-active components such as…

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ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth around $30 million from the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), the national Swiss rail operator, and from the private Matterhorn Gotthard Railway to help boost power and increase capacity on one of the world’s most comprehensive and reliable rail…

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Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced that Sencon UK Ltd, a leading developer of sensor and control systems for the metal packaging industry, has chosen the next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution Epicor ERP version 10. The…

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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd Says orders equipment for T$841 million ($27.13 million).   reuters.com