Unleashed Software-as-a-Service extends QuickBooks Online with comprehensive, online inventory management

Unleashed Software-as-a-Service extends QuickBooks Online with comprehensive, online inventory management

SYDNEY – Unleashed Software, the inventory management software-as-a-service (SaaS) developer, has announced an integration with Intuit’s QuickBooks Online business and financial management software to increase the value of cloud-based inventory management systems for medium-sized organisations. The integration enables clients using Unleashed to share customer, supplier, inventory and delivery information with QuickBooks Online to gain real-time […]

PowerFlex 527 AC drive configuration optimized in Studio 5000 software

PowerFlex 527 AC drive configuration optimized in Studio 5000 software

Machine builders are constantly looking for ways to improve their machines while reducing costs and complexity. The new Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 527 AC drive from Rockwell Automation can help them achieve those important goals. The PowerFlex 527 drive is the first AC drive designed to work exclusively with a Logix-based programmable automation controller (PAC). The drive leverages the […]

AUSTECH 2015 –  “new” machine tools – stylish, user-friendly, connected

AUSTECH 2015 –  “new” machine tools – stylish, user-friendly, connected

Melbourne – For years, advocates for manufacturing have worked hard to counter the prevailing impression that all workshops and factories are dimly lit, dirty and dangerous places. Of course, today most workshops rather resemble art studios rather than the picture painted above – and visiting all the major machine tool dealers’ stands at this year’s AUSTECH […]

‘The first of its kind in the world’

‘The first of its kind in the world’

The C-One Plana Pallet Wrapper wins the APPMA Imported Equipment Excellence Award for 2015. The APPMA Imported Equipment Award recognises the efforts of a company who promotes their overseas principal’s equipment in the Australian market; where the equipment in itself represents a high standard of excellence in every aspect relevant to the industry it serves. […]

Non-contact measurement for vacuum integrity of cans, jars, and bottles

Non-contact measurement for vacuum integrity of cans, jars, and bottles

After preserving jars are filled and closed they must be vacuum-tested in fully automatic operation to immediately sort out any defective containers. During transport of the jars an eddy-current sensor scans the lid shape that is generated by the vacuum in a non-contacting way. The subsequent electronic unit calculates lid bending, which directly depends on the internal […]

Saved by the Moflash bell!

Saved by the Moflash bell!

NHP are pleased to announce that the range of Moflash mechanical bells have been reintroduced in a consolidated standard size to suit the majority of applications. This standard size of 6” (or 150mm diameter) is available in 24VDC, 115VAC or 230VAC, comes with an IP44 rating and is suitable for light commercial/industrial use where intermittent […]

Hydraulic bolt tensioner even more efficient, safer and longer lasting

Hydraulic bolt tensioner even more efficient, safer and longer lasting

Technofast Industries, one of Australia’s leading hydraulic fastening companies, has updated its very popular EziJac B3S series of hydraulic bolt tensioners to make them even more efficient, longer lasting, user friendly and safer. The B3S Series EziJac is a modular style hydraulic bolt tensioner featuring a spring return mechanism which automatically resets the tool to […]

Rhino Linings limit leaks

Rhino Linings limit leaks

Corrosion of water and wastewater infrastructure, and in some cases the subsequent leakage, costs the industry in excess of $1B each year. The main assets that are impacted by corrosion are the pipelines, storage tanks and treatment plants. As much of this infrastructure is ageing, it is starting to require refurbishment or replacement. One method […]

Aussie innovation delivers for high temperature bolting

Aussie innovation delivers for high temperature bolting

An Australian innovation is making light work of some of the largest and most difficult bolt tensioning applications encountered in high temperature areas of electricity generation, mining, petrochemical and other processes. In a recent application, Technofast Industries’ new EziTite® TR High Temperature Hydraulic Nuts demonstrated their performance when they were used to assemble boiler feed […]

Omron vision sensors set new benchmark in product inspections

Omron vision sensors set new benchmark in product inspections

When it comes to product inspections, Omron vision sensors are far more accurate than the human eye.  Omron’s vision sensors are ideal for a wide variety of industry sectors, including food and beverage, packaging and pharmaceutical applications.  “Previously, all line inspections were carried out manually using several people along a production line,” says George Nematian, […]