MANUFACTURING

Electric vehicle plant sets up in Czech Republic

Skoda is dedicating its factory in Mladá Boleslav to the production of all-electric and hybrid Skodas as well as electrical equipment for VW group. ... read more

Packaging manufacturer improves water management

Water discharge cleanliness and recycling of waste gases have helped Smurfit Kappa to achieve some of its sustainability goals early. Smurfit Kappa... read more

Frameless DC motors for robotic joints

Compact flat brushless DC motors from maxon motor are now available as frameless kits for additional space savings in robotic applications. Motors ... read more

EMC across the board

Jonathan Newell visits Harwin to discuss the increasing importance of factoring EMC into PCB design at an early stage. From its recently expanded f... read more

Virtual connected factory demonstrates Industry 4.0 concept

Collaborative project sees immersive virtual reality digital factory created for demonstrating the benefits of Industry 4.0. Valuechain, a software... read more