Making the most of connected machines

Making the most of connected machines

By Ian Raper, Regional Vice President, Riverbed Australia & New Zealand Automation and the rise of smart, Internet-connected manufacturing equipment (known as M2M or the Internet of Things depending on the device) stand to deliver previously unimaginable productivity gains and cost-savings. While these new technologies promise to simplify the production process, this influx of connected […]

Delcam’s new PowerSHAPE Pro offers faster modelling and reverse engineering

Delcam’s new PowerSHAPE Pro offers faster modelling and reverse engineering

In PowerSHAPE 2016, reverse engineering of prismatic parts has been made easier. Delcam has added a series of enhancements to its PowerSHAPE Pro software for modelling and reverse engineering that will help users to complete complex designs more quickly and more easily. In addition, a combination of new, more efficient, code and the extension of […]

Your company’s visionaries are wrong about the Internet of Things

Your company’s visionaries are wrong about the Internet of Things

Slowly but steadily, pressure is building for industrial companies to come to grips with the fact that technology-enabled disruptive change is coming. This creates tension in most companies, because the culture in many industries is quite conservative when it comes to innovation. Product designers may be keen to innovate in their traditional areas of expertise, […]

Nuance Power PDF not the traditional PDF solution

Nuance Power PDF not the traditional PDF solution

Nuance Power PDF offers the PDF software features that business users need to be productive at a price that supports deployment across the entire enterprise. Power PDF delivers high performance, an intuitive user experience, and value, freeing users from the compromises of traditional PDF applications. To see a demonstration of the new features and benefits […]

Delcam’s new PowerSHAPE Pro offers faster modelling and reverse engineering

Delcam’s new PowerSHAPE Pro offers faster modelling and reverse engineering

In PowerSHAPE 2016, reverse engineering of prismatic parts has been made easier. Delcam has added a series of enhancements to its PowerSHAPE Pro software for modelling and reverse engineering that will help users to complete complex designs more quickly and more easily. In addition, a combination of new, more efficient, code and the extension of […]

Rhino Linings help minimise water treatment plant degradation and chemical spills

Rhino Linings help minimise water treatment plant degradation and chemical spills

For more than half a century, municipal councils, as well as industrial and mining companies throughout Australia and New Zealand have invested billions of dollars into equipment and infrastructure to process waste water and sewage. Corrosion of this infrastructure, and in some cases the subsequent leakage, costs industry in excess of $1B each year. The […]

Olympus helps keep the skies safe

Olympus helps keep the skies safe

Australian aircraft fly millions of kilometres each year, so it is imperative that the aircraft and engines are safe and airworthy at all times. One instrument that maintenance engineers regularly use to inspect the inside of aircraft engines, and so ensure optimal performance, is a videoscope. Remote Visual Inspection (RVI) of materials, components and structures […]

New customised aviation reels for major airline

New customised aviation reels for major airline

Reel Tech, exclusive partner of Hannay in Australia and New Zealand, has just rolled out a new line of customised Aviation reels to one of the world’s major airlines. The client required a customised aviation hose reel for an Oxygen and Nitrogen Recharging Cart. And a high pressure spring rewind hose reel was ideal for […]

Low maintenance solar tracker actuators suited to the Australian climate

Low maintenance solar tracker actuators suited to the Australian climate

Low maintenance Air stroke actuators from Firestone provide a compact and easily installed way to continuously orient solar trackers’ payload towards the sun to optimize the amount of energy produced from installed power generating capacity. The rubber and fabric actuators – distributed throughout Australia by Air Springs Supply Pty Ltd – can be used to […]