Sensors & Sensing Systems

Moscow joins the G20 Smart Cities Alliance project for responsible adoption of digital technologies

Moscow has been selected as one of the pilot regions to implement the global policy roadmap for the responsible use of digital technologies. Cooperation with members of the G20 Smart Cities Alliance will allow Moscow to share its accumulated experience and analyze the world's best practices in the…

🕘 7 days ago

Rock solid reliability – how Zytronic’s rugged touchscreens are helping improve quarry efficiency

When looking to speed up the flow of trucks checking into its busy mines and quarries, Australia’s largest construction material supplier, Boral Limited, decided to apply ‘smart’ technologies. As a result, haulage drivers now use specially designed kiosks, with Zytronic’s…

🕘 23/11/2020

Time-saving, single-scan solution for accurate keyboard inspection applications from SmartRay

SmartRay, the manufacturer of 3D sensors for quality inspection and metrology, has launched a new application note highlighting its innovative single-scan solution for inspecting keyboard components. To ensure a high-quality keyboard product, manufacturers must meet demanding inspection…

🕘 16/11/2020

Ouster and CronAI partner to bring intelligent 3D perception to automated machines

Deep tech 3D perception platform start-up CronAI has partnered with Ouster, the leading supplier of digital lidar technology, to support Ouster’s current spinning lidar sensors and next-generation solid-state lidar. CronAI’s senseEDGE platform - a self-optimising, 3D data, deep-learning…

🕘 12/11/2020

PREMO launches PLC-LW-series transformer family for power line communication

PREMO launches PLC-LW-series transformer family for power line communication. An innovative small size and enhanced bandwidth with very low losses. This SMD isolation transformer 1:1 have been designed for coupling/decoupling signals for power lines communication according to IEC 15118 and IEC…

🕘 30/10/2020

High accuracy mass flow controller for gas adds analogue comms

Bürkert has augmented its Type 8742/46 range of mass flow controllers/meters (MFC/M) for gas applications with the addition of analogue communications onboard. Characterised by their high measuring accuracy and repeatability, the Type 8742/46 range now also includes an option with PROFIBUS-DP…

🕘 21/10/2020

Sensirion and TTP Ventus collaborate on high-performance microfluidics driver

Sensirion, the leading manufacturer of flow and environmental sensors, is pleased to announce its collaboration with micropump manufacturer TTP Ventus Ltd on the design of a compact high-performance microfluidics driver. The system has been created to support laboratory prototyping and product…

🕘 19/10/2020

Aurrigo tees up autonomous world first at the Wales Open

Some of the world’s best golfers will be part of a global first demonstration when the European Tour rolls into the Celtic Manor Resort for the ISPS Handa Wales Open today. Golfers and their caddies will be among the first professional sportspeople ever to be transported in an autonomous…

🕘 24/08/2020

SICK enables easy set-up contour-based navigation on any mobile platform

With the release of the SICK LiDAR-LOC solution for mobile platforms, users can implement contour-based localisation on any automated guided vehicle, cart, forklift or service robot fitted with SICK 2D LiDAR sensors or safety scanners. The SICK LiDAR-LOC (Localisation On Contour) system enables…

🕘 13/08/2020

LOMA’s bulk product detection solution provides reassurance for food manufacturers

As the UK food industry collectively adapts to new working policies and procedures as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, ‘Check & Detect’ specialists, LOMA SYSTEMS ® , has been busy providing technical support to manufacturers and supplying innovative, best-in-class inspection…

🕘 15/07/2020