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The robotic process automation (RPA) market is anticipated to be worth nearly £9bn by 2026 at a CAGR growth of 30%

The robotic process automation (RPA) market size is anticipated to reach £8.8bn by 2026 growing at a CAGR of 29.5%, states latest report by Polaris Market research. Requirement of businesses to eliminate human errors due to manual interference in processes along with reduction in time…

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Brown Machine Group announces the C-RUSH System for reduced manual labour and increased productivity in paper cup manufacturing

Brown Machine Group (BMG) now offers the aXatronics C-RUSH System, designed for use in paper cup manufacturing applications. The first of its kind to automatically remove sidewalls, or Blanks, from high-speed, vertical die-cutters and robotically place them into work-in-progress containers, the…

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SKF and University of Twente open state-of-the-art technology center

SKF and the University of Twente are combining their research expertise to drive advances in an area crucial to rotating machinery performance: grease lubrication. They have jointly set up a dedicated SKF University Technology Center (UTC) for grease lubrication in rolling bearings. “Around…

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Survey finds two-thirds of process industry companies are anticipating fully-autonomous operation by 2030

Yokogawa Electric Corporation revealed results of a global end-user survey on the outlook for industrial autonomy, which shows that 64% of respondents from companies in process industries are anticipating fully autonomous operations by 2030. The survey provides an in-depth view of future trends in…

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Walker Logistics increases its workforce by 20% in response to an upsurge in order volumes

Online fulfilment specialist Walker Logistics has increased the size of its workforce by more than 20% following an upsurge in the omni-channel order volumes that it is processing at its Berkshire multi-user storage facility. Charlie Walker, Walker Logistics’ marketing director, comments:

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NAWA Technologies awarded Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label

NAWA Technologies has been awarded as one of the 1,000 Solar Impulse Efficient Solutions for the planet, for its next-generation ultra capacitor-based energy storage systems. The prestigious award is given to solutions that are both clean and profitable, and have a positive impact on quality of…

🕘 14/09/2020

Government and industry jointly dedicate £300 million to boost UK manufacturing productivity

£300m of joint government and industry funding is allocated to businesses to boost the UK’s manufacturing capabilities, it is announced today (11 September 2020) by the Business Secretary, Alok Sharma, at London Tech Week. These funds will go to those with creative ideas including using…

🕘 11/09/2020

World’s largest sustainable energy accelerator expands into the US

EIT InnoEnergy has made cleantech capital Boston, MA as the launchpad for its expansion into another primary market, the US. The new office will help entrepreneurs develop their innovations and reduce time to market by providing direct access to 500+ industrial partners in EIT InnoEnergy’s…

🕘 10/09/2020

D-Tools partners with Expert Warehouse and ProSource to offer an integrated solution with real-time pricing

D-Tools, a provider of data-driven system integration software, announced its partnership with Expert Warehouse and ProSource to provide direct access to product specifications and real-time, ProSource-preferred pricing through Expert Warehouse from within the D-Tools Cloud software environment.

🕘 09/09/2020

Marinomed applies for drug approval for new decongestant nasal spray in Europe

Austrian firm Marinomed Biotech has applied for approval of the new decongestant Carragelose nasal spray in a first group of EU countries. It is the first product from the Carragelose platform to be approved as a medicinal product. The spray aims to treat viral infections of the respiratory tract…

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