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Control
Automation
22/06/2020 Control room Good design can make the difference between comprehension and chaos, when ... » Read More


30/03/2020 The cobots have landed The UK has been lagging behind much of Europe when it comes to embracing ... » Read More

Sewtec video consultation - 16/06/2020
RS-Rockwell partnership - 29/05/2020
IMH-SPX Flow agreement - 28/05/2020
IMH bolsters team - 15/05/2020
CurvaLux R&D Centre - 12/05/2020

Drives
and Motors
18/05/2020 Electric motors shake-up A radical overhaul of the regulation governing electric motors is forecast ... » Read More


23/03/2020 Hidden gems Vibration sensors can monitor the health of different assets, including ... » Read More

Shieldhall modernised - 02/12/2019
AEMT Award winners named - 27/11/2019
ABB drive for quarry company - 18/10/2019
Chopper pumps for dry dock - 04/07/2019
Electric ferry gets ready - 21/06/2019

Energy and Environment
18/05/2020 Electric motors shake-up A radical overhaul of the regulation governing electric motors is forecast ... » Read More


20/04/2020 Bearing the brunt Seismic isolation bearings decouple structures, such as buildings and ... » Read More

SKF carbon neutral factories - 06/07/2020
Veolia planning application - 03/07/2020
JCB hydrogen excavator - 02/07/2020
Volkswagen LNG freighter - 24/06/2020
thyssenkrupp Elevator targets - 08/06/2020

Facilities
Management Services
25/05/2020 Bouncing back from Buncefield Almost 15 years on from the Buncefield disaster, Operations Engineer looks ... » Read More


25/05/2020 Cold comfort Air conditioning is not the only way to provide a comfortable indoor ... » Read More

Redline secures contract - 28/05/2020
Cold storage warning - 26/05/2020
Coronavirus: building health - 26/05/2020
Coronavirus: MGISS support - 15/05/2020
Alex MacDonald Award - 13/05/2020

Health and
Safety
15/06/2020 Cutting effects Testing, inspection and compliance services provider Socotec discusses the ... » Read More


08/06/2020 Best practice shines through To ensure operators are not at risk, how often should a LEV (local exhaust ... » Read More

Entec delivers PPE - 23/06/2020
Coronavirus: Shiftec retools - 11/06/2020
BOFA enhances team - 09/06/2020
Coronavirus: PPE treatment - 22/05/2020
Coronavirus: Honeywell expands - 18/05/2020

Legislation and Compliance
08/06/2020 Best practice shines through To ensure operators are not at risk, how often should a LEV (local exhaust ... » Read More


18/05/2020 Electric motors shake-up A radical overhaul of the regulation governing electric motors is forecast ... » Read More

EEF launches approved course - 07/03/2018
Thorough Examination limits - 10/05/2017
ATEX lift trucks - 23/03/2017
Post Brexit staffing concerns - 07/03/2017
ATEX control panels - 02/02/2017

Maintenance Repair and Operations
29/06/2020 Preventing infection The Covid-19 pandemic has cast human hygiene into the spotlight with ... » Read More


15/06/2020 Cutting effects Testing, inspection and compliance services provider Socotec discusses the ... » Read More

MSC & ROCOL support - 30/06/2020
Entec delivers PPE - 23/06/2020
Emerson software gets AR - 22/06/2020
ROCOL donation promise - 18/06/2020
Proseal analysis platform - 17/06/2020

Plant
Equipment
06/07/2020 Getting air Hemel Hempstead-based company Atlas Copco celebrated a century of UK ... » Read More


15/06/2020 Cutting effects Testing, inspection and compliance services provider Socotec discusses the ... » Read More

JCB secures new military deal - 08/07/2020
AC Bolting solutions rental - 08/07/2020
Veolia planning application - 03/07/2020
JCB hydrogen excavator - 02/07/2020
Grundfos to acquire Eurowater - 02/07/2020

Plant
Practice
29/06/2020 Double trouble for contract Michael Hiscock (pictured) is a partner and head of construction law at ... » Read More


25/05/2020 Bouncing back from Buncefield Almost 15 years on from the Buncefield disaster, Operations Engineer looks ... » Read More

New CEO at North Star - 07/07/2020
Veolia planning application - 03/07/2020
JCB hydrogen excavator - 02/07/2020
Go-ahead for UK space hub - 01/07/2020
BAE autonomous boat - 29/06/2020

Test and Measurement
08/06/2020 Safe operations One of the many hazards to people posed by industrial environments is ... » Read More


20/04/2020 Bearing the brunt Seismic isolation bearings decouple structures, such as buildings and ... » Read More

Coronavirus: Ubisense platform - 01/06/2020
RS-Rockwell partnership - 29/05/2020
Coronavirus: building health - 26/05/2020
Coronavirus: SOCOTEC swabbing - 20/05/2020
Coronavirus: AVT screening - 19/05/2020

Training
Skills
06/07/2020 Work wearable Vehicle manufacturer Iveco has introduced a wearable ‘exoskeleton’ device ... » Read More


22/06/2020 In times of change This comment piece comes from Bruce McGill, CEO at the Society of ... » Read More

JCB secures new military deal - 08/07/2020
Sensonics certification - 06/07/2020
HSE annual data released - 03/07/2020
BAE autonomous boat - 29/06/2020
MTC Level 4 apprenticeship - 25/06/2020

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