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IBASE unveils EC-7100 embedded system with NVIDIA MXM Graphics Card

IBASE Technology, a manufacturer of application specific embedded computer platforms, has unveiled the EC-7100. Built with the high-performance NVIDIA GTX 1080 graphics card equipped with 2560 CUDA cores, 8GB GDDR5X memory and up to 9 TFLOPS capability, the EC-7100 platform combines the computing…

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SICK conquers new frontiers with world’s smallest safety laser scanner

SICK has launched the world’s smallest safety laser scanner, the nanoScan3, designed for easy and economical integration into the smallest of machine designs, particularly for automated guided vehicles, carts, mobile platforms and service robots. The ultra-compact SICK nanoScan3 is just eight…

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Schneider Electric name Boulting Technology as a Certified Alliance Partner

Schneider Electric , the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has announced that Boulting Technology have achieved certification for control systems as members of the Schneider Electric System Integrator Alliance Programme. The certification is a formal recognition…

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Custom length anti-fatigue mats

Birmingham based safety matting specialists, First Mats, have expanded their range of anti-fatigue mats, which includes various custom sized versions for their customers. Anti-fatigue mats are commonly used in the workplace to provide comfort for employees who are on their feet all day; typically…

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RS supports future skills with Data Academy initiative

RS Components (RS) the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global multi-channel provider of industrial and electronic products and solutions, has demonstrated an investment in the future skills and capabilities of its employees with the launch of a Data Academy, which allows…

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Robot paves the way for productivity boost

Concrete evidence has emerged of another export success for Stoke-on-Trent based engineering firm Morris Brothers, following the delivery of a custom-built slab moulding machine to an overseas customer. Morris Brothers is one of the UK’s oldest established manufacturers of concrete moulding…

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Ex-Rolls Royce finance chief joins fast-growing 2Excel

2Excel Aviation, the innovative aviation services company, has recruited Stuart Stanyard, a former Finance Director from engine-maker Rolls-Royce Plc’s Civil Aerospace business, to its Management Board. The fast-growing business based in Sywell, Northants, was founded in 2005 by two Royal Air…

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The role of machine learning in industry

In 1950, Alan Turing developed the Turing test to answer the question “can machines think?”. Since then, machine learning has gone from being just a concept, to a process relied on by some of the world’s biggest companies. Here Sophie Hand, UK country manager at industrial parts…

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Industry investing in workforce health and wellbeing with 90% of companies rewarded with productivity boost

With an alarming backdrop of ever-increasing skills shortages, rapid technological change and an ageing workforce, manufacturers are investing more than ever before in their employees’ health and wellbeing. Counselling, health-screening and mental health first aiders are the norm in factories…

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RK Monitor Mounting for connecting monitors, displays or control panels

Monitors, touch screens, displays and control panels are used every day. Industrial machines and systems are programmed or performance data displayed on modern touch screens or control panels. On conveyors, monitors make it possible to monitor and visualise all sorts of processes. Today, control…

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