Decarbonisation and modern electric process heaters
Companies in the oil and gas industry are taking bold steps to reduce their carbon footprint. The overall strategy to tackle carbon emissions relies not only on alternative energy investment and increased efficiency, but also converting key industrial processes to electric. Here Volker Metzger, Applied Thermal Expert for Europe at industrial heating technology manufacturer Watlow, has explored the role of electric process heaters in dec...
Help the IET change the face of engineering
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has launched a new campaign to find inspiring engineers and technologists from all walks of life who have changed or are making a difference in our world for the greater good.
Volvo selects BlackBerry QNX dynamic software platform
BlackBerry has announced that Volvo Group has selected BlackBerry QNX as the foundational software for its main domain controller ECUs in more than 300,000 heavy vehicles Volvo Group manufactures every year.
Scandit technology to digitise the COVID-testing process
Scandit has signed a national contract with NHS Digital to provide data capture services as part of the UK’s response to COVID-19. As part of this, NHS organisations will have free access to Scandit’s technology to support COVID-related services such as test-tracking, PPE tracking and patient care until 30th November 2021.
BlackBerry IVY innovation fund to drive transportation
BlackBerry has announced the establishment of the BlackBerry IVY Innovation Fund to help data-driven automotive ecosystem providers turbocharge their innovation and bring new products and applications to market using BlackBerry's Intelligent Vehicle Data Platform, BlackBerry IVY.
Elevating data analytics in Formula 1
Red Bull Racing, the four-time Formula 1 World Champion team, has chosen Oracle as its official cloud infrastructure partner. Red Bull will leverage the machine learning and data analytics capabilities of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) to optimise the way data is used across its business; from on-track activities to putting more information in the hands of the Team&rsqu...
Technology in manufacturing: innovation must never stop
Technology’s grip on modern-day life has tightened over the last decade, especially in the world of manufacturing. Innovation, efficiency, safety and hygiene have been the order of the day for quite some time, with the latter gaining more spotlight due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Aviation fuel safety innovations at airport CONNECT event
Parker Hannifin has announced that it will preview three aviation fuel safety products at inter airport CONNECT from 20th to 21st April 2021. To support airport industry recovery post-COVID 19, inter airport Europe is launching its first digital event. The two-day inter airport CONNECT exhibition includes product showcases, business networking opportunities and an extensive webinar programme.
Online extortion gains traction among cyber criminals
Data-stealing ransomware attacks, online extortion, information harvesting malware, and supply chain attacks are among the critical threats to organisations highlighted in an attack landscape update published by cyber security provider F-Secure.
Partnership for automated hygienic workwear management
Polytex has signed its first distribution agreement in Britain with Renwear, which has already provided a Polytex automated hygienic workwear management solution to a large meat processing plant in the London region.