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Easier mating-thread alignment

PEM fasteners with 'float' capability enable easier mating-thread alignment

AS9100 certification

Ondrives is currently working towards AS9100 certification, which is the most recognised standard within the aerospace industry

New eddy current sensors with integrated EEPROM

Sensors and cables are equipped with an integrated EEPROM chip, which includes all critical characteristics

Diverting shaft currents away from the bearings

The Inpro/Seal Current Diverter Ring and Motor Grounding Sea divert harmful shaft currents away from the bearings to ground

Bolts with waisted shanks put rail company back on track

SBB and Bossard AG worked in a very close co-operation to develop a stable bolted connection that also increased functional safety

Component and cable accessories catalogue

Component and cable accessories supplier, Anixter Component Solutions has launched of its new product catalogue

Decline in UK industrial electricity demand could help alleviate capacity crunch

Electricity demand in the UK fell by 3.4 per cent in 2011, says Frost and Sullivan

Fewer than one fifth of IT pros are women

The IT Job Board calls for more women to pursue tech careers on International Women's Day

Diver-directed mapping system with high accuracy positioning

Applications include pipeline and cable corridor clearance surveys, hydrographic and bathymetric surveys

Fukushima lesson: Prepare for unanticipated nuclear accidents

Call for study into how nuclear fuels behave under the extreme conditions present during core-melt events

Sub-sea pipeline leak detection system

Systems are now on offer for both shallow (ROV mounted and diver held) and full ocean depth operations


VIDEO: SMEs turning to renewable energy generation

Energy supplier Opus Energy survey finds entrepreneurs powering change

Classification and Labelling Inventory of chemicals on the EU market

More than three million submission records covering more than 90,000 chemical substances are now freely accessible

Northern Rail links energy efficiency improvements to ISO 50001 Certification

LRQA Business Assurance helps UK’s largest train operator achieve reductions in both electricity and gas consumption

Streamlining operations and improve business agility

Portsmouth Aviation first in UK to improve business agility with IFS Applications 8

Flexible organic solar film converts light to electricity

Konarka’s cells awarded world’s First OPV Certification from TÜV Rheinland

Inchcape Shipping Services to open office in Bangkok

Team led by Thaveesak Chowchankit, who joins from the Bangkok Shipowners and Agents Association

Video: Tightly sealed energy tubes

Integral sealing design ensures tubes can be submerged in water or any other substances

Aerospace data scientists and the future of data-driven business

The decreasing costs of electronic sensors resulted in most aircraft manufacturers fitting them in almost every subsystem. Collection of the 'engineering' data alone is enough to require enormous computational power and storage. Sergio Pepe reports