MANUFACTURING

News relating to sustainable manfucturing including waste and effluent management, packaging and recycling and workforce protection

3D Printing enables rapid customisation for USA Luge

The American Luge team at the winter Olympics in Pyeongchang have been using 3D printed composite materials for rapid luge customisation. Stratasys... read more

The role of bearings in bobsled racing

Schaeffler is making its contribution to winter sport with the supply of specialist bearings to the German bobsled team in Pyeongchang. In the spor... read more

Heavy industrial cobot with adaptive safety zones

VW is developing a heavy load robot that can operate in co-operation with employees with no physical safety barriers and adaptive safety zones. Vol... read more

Thermally sprayed aluminium protects offshore wind farms

Arkona wind farm reduces marine environment impact through less corrosion due to new coating technology used on monopile foundations. The offshore ... read more

3D printed EMC protection for flexible circuits

Optomec is demonstrating its Aerosol Jet additive manufacturing system for 3D printing of electromagnetic protection on flexible electronic circuits. ... read more