Aerospace & Marine

Ship-to-shore commercial connection to be installed in Stromness as part of green power project

"The vision for this project is to achieve a sustainable future for transport to and in Orkney" Schneider Electric , a provider of digital transformation of energy management and automation, announced a project to supply locally produced 'green' electrical power to the MV Hamnavoe NorthLink ferry…

🕘 2 days ago

European Space Agency awards contract to Siemens and Sonaca for development of design for additive manufacturing applications

The European Space Agency (ESA) has selected Siemens Digital Industries Software to develop aerospace design applications for metal additive manufacturing. The applications will leverage Siemens’ end-to-end software solution for industrial additive manufacturing that combines generative…

🕘 6 days ago

UK's first large ship-to-shore commercial connection to be installed in Stromness as part of Green Power project

Schneider Electric, digital transformation of energy management and automation, announced a project to supply locally produced 'green' electrical power to the MV Hamnavoe NorthLink ferry while docked in Stromness, Orkney, due to get underway shortly. The project is believed to be the first large…

🕘 05/06/2019

Lenze to showcase at Passenger Terminal EXPO

Lenze is exhibiting at Passenger Terminal EXPO (PTX), the world’s leading international airport conference and exhibition from 26 to 28 March at the ExCeL, London. The Lenze Smart Motor offers a complete, scalable mechatronic drive system that combines motor, gear unit and electronic drive in…

🕘 11/02/2019

HBM aircraft structural testing webinar highlights the importance of a good design

HBM – a market leader in the field of test and measurement – is pleased to announce its latest free webinar; ‘Everything you should know about Aircraft Structural Testing’, which will take place on June 27th 2017 at 9am (GMT). As airframe structures must be thoroughly tested…

🕘 16/06/2017

Nasmyth Group to use Farnborough Air Show to consolidate presence in the defence sector

Nasmyth Group will use Farnborough International Airshow as a showplace and build on an already strong and expanding position in the defence sector. Nasmyth will use its established reputation in aerospace and mechanical engineering to illustrate and identify its growing presence in the defence…

🕘 11/07/2016

SKF improves reliability and safety of jack-up gearboxes

The latest offer of products from SKF, the knowledge engineering company, has been introduced to improve the reliability, safety and performance of jack-up gearboxes. These are used in the offshore oil and gas industry for Mobile Offshore Drilling Units, and in the renewable energy industry in the…

🕘 10/03/2015

LG Motion delivers specialised support rig to Airbus Defence and Space for advanced radar assembly and test

The Portsmouth – UK based division of Airbus Defence and Space designs, builds and tests highly advanced payloads and scientific equipment for telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation and scientific satellites. As part of its manufacturing programme for cutting-edge space-borne…

🕘 05/03/2015

Generator repairs at sea ensure voyages are unaffected

As the trend for passenger ferries and cruise ships to increase in size continues, the requirement for reliable and effective back-up systems remains a constant. Modern vessels can deal with the failure of a generator without affecting passenger comfort, but completing the repair while remaining at…

🕘 13/02/2015

Integrated and flexible design concept for drive technology in marine applications

The marine environment poses a number of challenges for those who design vessels and the equipment which is used on board. As equipment gets larger so the demands for more efficient systems increase as well; all the while having to contend with the inhospitable environment encountered at sea. To…

🕘 29/01/2015