Enhanced powder coating puts emphasis on hygiene
Increased demand for products that can improve hygiene has prompted AkzoNobel to accelerate the addition of antimicrobial properties to its Interpon D1000 and 2000 range of architectural powder coatings.
New crash sled for small overlap component tests
The small overlap crash test is one of the major challenges for the structural strength of vehicles. One of the main assessment criteria is the intrusion of tires, body and chassis parts into the passenger cabin. With the M=SLED Small Overlap, there is now an option to cost-effectively test critical chassis components that could penetrate the passenger compartment without destroying an entire car body.
Ellsworth Adhesives expand business with Irish division
Ellsworth Adhesives Europe has announced the launch of a new Irish division. Across Europe, Ellsworth Adhesives has increased its footprint by opening branches in the UK, Spain, France, Scandinavia, Poland, and Germany.
New adhesive for power semiconductors from DELO
DELO has developed an adhesive for electronics that is both thermally conductive and electrically insulating. DELO MONOPOX TC2270 shows good strength, even after standardized humidity tests with subsequent reflow cycles are performed. This new adhesive ensures fast heat transfer and long-term reliable operation of semiconductors in power electronics.
Tyrata's IntelliTread to improve bus fleet maintenance
Durham City Transit Company (DCTC) and Tyrata, have completed a comprehensive test and evaluation protocol demonstrating the viability of Tyrata's low-cost Drive-Over System (DOS) and data analytics. The solid-state DOS automatically collects and analyzes tire tread depth as buses drive over the low-profile, speedbump-like sensor.
Collaboration announces the launch of Relate software
Oxford Instruments and Digital Surf, creator of the industry-standard Mountains surface and image analysis software platform, have announced the release of Relate software for users of Oxford Instruments' tools for materials characterisation.
Purpose-designed 300hp diesel outboard engine introduced
Cox Powertrain has announced that production of the CXO300, its purpose-designed 300hp diesel outboard engine, has commenced. This UK-designed and manufactured high-technology product will be sold to the global market, supporting UK exports. The Company will manufacture just under 1,000 outboards in 2020 with volumes expected to more than double the following year.
LTE-M solution secures Deutsche Telekom certification
Murata Electronics has announced that its LTE-M solution powered by Altair Semiconductor’s advanced cellular chipset has secured Deutsche Telekom certification for operating on the carrier’s German 4G LTE wireless network.
Wanesy Wave indoor asset tracking using WiFi and BLE
Kerlink has launched a real-time, indoor asset-tracking-and-counting system that uses WiFi or Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE). Wanesy Wave is an indoor anchor that includes both Wi-Fi and BLE tracking technologies.
VN5620 network interface for automotive Ethernet
Vector has presented the VN5620 as a compact interface for analysis, simulation, and testing tasks for automotive Ethernet networks and CAN/CAN FD.