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Wind River battles COVID-19 by donating software and technical expertise to accelerate mission-critical innovation

Wind River has launched an important initiative to enable and accelerate the innovation of mission-critical systems during the COVID-19 pandemic. The actions include donating software and design, and implementation services for those making a difference in the COVID-19 battle, while facing…

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UK supply chains rise to the challenge

Organisers of the largest exhibition for the UK’s logistics and supply chain sectors (IMHX 2021 – NEC, 14th - 16th September 2021) are confident that UK supply chains will rise to the challenge during these difficult times. IMHX Group Director, Rob Fisher, says: “The extreme…

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AI techniques used to improve battery health and safety

Researchers have designed a machine learning method that can predict battery health with 10x higher accuracy than current industry standard, which could aid in the development of safer and more reliable batteries for electric vehicles and consumer electronics. The researchers, from Cambridge and…

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Renishaw ramps up production of ventilator components

Global engineering company, Renishaw, has started mass-producing critical components for medical ventilators, as part of a nationwide effort to support the NHS in the fight against Covid-19. The company has dedicated a significant part of its manufacturing sites in Gloucestershire and South Wales…

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FLIR launches Smart Thermal Sensor solution for industrial monitoring and elevated skin temperature screening

FLIR Systems announce the FLIR A400/A700 Thermal Smart Sensor and Thermal Image Streaming fixed camera solutions for monitoring equipment, production lines, critical infrastructure, and screening for elevated skin temperatures. These highly configurable smart camera systems provide accurate…

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Westermo industrial Ethernet switch wins Red Dot Product Design Award 2020

Westermo has received the 2020 Red Dot product design award for its ultra-compact and robust Lynx 5512 industrial Ethernet Switch, designed by Kim Törmänen. The Red Dot award is an international competition, that recognises the best designed products of the year. The selection was made by…

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ABB accelerates remote connectivity for customer operations during COVID-19 crisis

ABB has expedited the rollout of and access to remote service tools and digital solutions across critical industry. “During the COVID-19 crisis, governments and companies are having to make difficult choices, balancing people’s safety with economic livelihood. ABB is committed to…

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Oxford University spin-out develops new AI tech platform to analyse COVID-19 x-rays to speed up diagnosis and help deliver more effective treatments

Zegami, the Oxford University data visualisation spin-out, has developed a new machine learning model using x-rays of COVID-19 infected lungs, artificial intelligence techniques and data visualisation tools that could help medical professionals identify Coronavirus cases more effectively, but also…

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Stemmer Imaging announces changes to its executive board

The Supervisory Board of Stemmer Imaging has appointed Uwe Kemm to the company’s Executive Board effective from 01 April 2020. As a member of the Executive Board (COO) he will be responsible for the further development and implementation of key initiatives in the context of corporate strategy…

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PMI figures show the damage to the manufacturing sector

The latest PMI figures show the damage caused to the manufacturing sector in March. Mike Thornton, National Head of Manufacturing at RSM, comments: "The past three weeks have brought unprecedented challenges to many of the countries manufacturers and this is reflected in the latest Purchasing…

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