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Press Releases from Industrial News Service (10 total)

Weland Solutions acquires Compact Store and Kodverkstan

/ins The Weland group has acquired the company Kodverkstan. The acquisition means that Weland Solutions now completely owns the WMS (Warehouse Management System) Compact Store, which was previously developed together with Kodverkstan. It is the new company Weland Software that handles Compact Store. Since 1999, when the two companies began to cooperate, approximately 400 customer installations of Compact Store have been made. "The main reason for the acquisition is that we are

Making sure the Munich festival grounds stay dry in 2018: Tireless lifting at te …

Konecranes supplies a double-girder bridge crane, electric chain hoists, and heavy-duty forklift to the Oktoberfest outfitter Pletschacher in Dasing Everything was in full swing at the Pletschacher Group in Dasing, Bayern: In August, 44 trailer trucks left the tent builder’s premises daily to make sure that everything was ready for when Oktoberfest 2018 starts. The company builds nearly all of the large party tents and stands for the world’s largest folk

Cut your total cost of ownership by up to 45% with the new Alfa Laval Aseptic Mi …

Reducing the total cost of ownership is paramount for manufacturers of dairy, food and beverage products. Factors like product safety, stable process flow and easy maintenance are crucial in achieving the ever increasing sustainability goals. The new Alfa Laval Aseptic Mixproof Valve is the perfect choice to achieve all these benefits and more. Low total cost of ownership At Alfa Laval, we are constantly striving to drive total cost of ownership to

Stronger and lighter steel behind Polish container manufacturer JK switch to SSA …

Polish container manufacturer JK teams up with steel supplier SSAB to get stronger and lighter steel. ZPUH JK Milosz Kiedrowski, a container manufacturer located in northern Poland, started in 2001 to closely cooperate with the Swedish company ILAB Container AB, thus accessing the Scandinavian market. In 2008, JK launched the production of light containers made from high-strength steel. From the very beginning, it was clear to the management of JK that the

Automatically count speck and bran in any type of flour

A new way of counting speck and bran in flour samples is paving the way for more efficient and accurate milling processes There is now a new, accurate and digital way to count the number of speck and bran in flour samples as an alternative to the strenuous manually estimation of the quality levels. The aim is to ensure high quality in the flour production and guarantee efficiency and

Improve quality control processes using a digital microscope

Inspection of assembled boards, connectors or other SMT components In the electronics quality control (QC) process by which entities review the quality of all factors involved in production, a visual product inspection is often performed. Here, every product is examined visually, often using a microscope due to the miniaturization before the product is sold into the external market. Inspectors will be provided with lists and descriptions of unacceptable

Cargotec joins the global Rainmaking maritime startup accelerator programme

Cargotec joins a Trade & Transport Impact programme that connects world leading startups and corporations to address the biggest challenges in maritime, cargo transport and logistics. This is the first programme of its kind in terms of scale and global scope within maritime and logistics. The programme is initiated by Rainmaking Ltd. It is scheduled to last three years with its main venue in Hamburg, Germany. Cargotec is one of the

Less waste and energy usage result of Olofsfors switch to SSAB steel

Olofsfors, a Swedish manufacturer of steel products for the forestry and construction industries, has reduced its material usage, optimized its production process and developed a lighter, more fuel-efficient product. How? By moving its production in house and switching to SSAB Boron 27 steel. “We have transitioned from using pre-manufactured parts to buying steel that we press and manufacture in house,” explains Maria Ragnarsson, Olofsfors’ Head of Purchasing and Logistics. “Now that

Improve your visual quality control by visually comparing magnified boards to a …

The new Image comparison app enables you to easily compare reference images of PCBs to live or captured sample images of boards. TAGARNO has developed a new app for their digital microscopes, which enables you to capture an image of a golden sample to match next to a live screen image of a circuit board or captured sample image. Use the app to perform first-rate quality control of circuit boards

Alelion electrifies heavy vehicle manufacturer KAMAG with move into new segment

Mölndal May 08, 2018 The German manufacturer of heavy vehicles KAMAG Transporttechnik GmbH & Co. KG, partners up with Alelion Energy Systems AB as it focuses on sustainable autonomous vehicles – soon to be powered by Swedish lithium-ion batteries. The KAMAG order is a significant move for Alelion into a new segment and an important step towards Sweden's first factory for large-scale production of lithium-ion batteries for vehicles. ”This order is