FreightOS has launched a sales automation solution for freight forwarders, which allows them to automate the pricing and sales of feirght services from their own websites. The software encompasses all the complexities of freight pricing, such as carrier contracts in multiple formats, fast-changing and seasonal fees, plus complex price breaks and surcharges.
Intertape Polymer Group® Inc. has announced the expansion of its Corru-Grip carton sealing tape line designed for optimal closure of highly recycled corrugate. This adhesive formulation can seal boxes in a wider range of temperature and humidity that traditional hot melt carton sealing tape products.
GammaTech Computer Corp. has announced that its semi-rugged tablet PC, the Durabook CA10, is now available for purchase. The company says the ultra-mobile tablet comes with features that make it ideal for those who don’t work in a normal office setting.
HEIDENHAIN is now offering the ECN/EQN 400 series rotary encoders with PROFIBUS and PROFINET interfaces, featuring a rugged blind hollow shaft with a 12mm diameter. Both the models (ECN 413 and EQN 425) are resistant to shock up to 1,000 m/s2.
SICK has launched its MPA magnetic positioning sensor with analog outputs. These sensors feature an analog current from 4 to 20 mA and a voltage between 0 and 10V, which, according to the company, offers between positioning performance.
Technosoft has announced the new iPOS3602 BX-CAN and iPOS3604 BX-CAN drives, which are equipped with a CAN interface to create a compact solution for the control of rotary or linear brushless, DC brush or step motors of powers up to 144 W. These servo drives offer single- or multiple-axis control functions.
The ADAPT 1.7 is the latest addition to the Advanced Distributed Architecture Platform Technology (ADAPT) condition monitoring platform from the Bently Nevada Product line of GE Measurement & Control. The company says ADAPT 1.7 can be retro-fitted to existing ADAPT turbine monitoring system to provide shaft vibration monitoring.
Wildeck, Inc. has responded to consumer requests for a rugged, long-lasting pedestrian crossing gate with the SaferGate, which has been designed for an easy retrofit. According to the company, the self-closing swing gate installs in minutes on new or existing Wilgard double or triple guard rail columns.
With new functionality to support the cross-channel consumer and in-store business tools to manage functions like “buy online, pick up in store”, businesses can now design, develop and deploy advanced commerce solutions more quickly and over more channels than ever before.
UPS has announced the expansion of its Preferred Less-Than-Container Load (PLCL) expedited ocean freight service, which now includes western Europe. Additional port access will open in German, the Netherlands, Belgium and the United Kingdom, which the company says will provide shippers up to 40 percent faster delivery time.
Honeywell has announced the availability of OneWireless Network Release 210, which incorporates several new features, include over-the-air (OTA) device provisioning. With the OTA feature, field devices can now be configured and commissioned without having to invest in handheld devices.
SICK has launched the deTec4 Core safety light curtain, which, according to the company, is ideal for hazardous point protection and single-sided access protection. The low-cost curtain has a low-profile design for quick and easy machine integration.
Novotechnik has introduced the RSC3200 Series of Hall effect angle sensors, which have been designed for use in harsh environments, thanks to a construction that is nearly immune to adverse environmental effects.
APEM Components, Inc. has announced the release of its series of stainless steel keyboards, which were designed to resist harsh environments, including exposure to bad weather and severe temperature variations. According to the company, this construction helps the keyboards hold up to abuse as well, such as scratching, shock, stains or burns.
HELUKABEL has announced that it has expanded its motor cable product portfolio with the introduction of the new TOPSERV Hybrid PVC and TOPSERV Hybrid PUR cables, which allow machine end-users, OEM machine builders and drive system manfuacturers to combine power and feedback cables into a single line.
Pricing and current availability data are instantly visible by hovering over a part number, and one click takes the user into a detailed information page with access to 24/5 live technical support and a shopping cart.
Ideal for both product dispensing and waste collection areas, the Lids feature a Nitrile gasket and locking mechanism that reduces vapor emissions and seals the lid so drum contents stay secure. A removable hinge pin allows the Lid to be removed without loosening the band to facilitate container dumping.
Users of test tools from Fluke Corporation are masters of troubleshooting, but how do they stack up when pitted against one another? That's the challenge of the new interactive online game from Fluke called "Find It. Fix It. Fast." where players from around the world race against the clock to find and fix the most problems.
Master Bond UV25’s most notable feature is its thermal stability, with a glass transition temperature of 186°C. It is serviceable over the broad range of -60°F to +500°F. Additionally, this material is optically clear with a refractive index of 1.55 at room temperature.
Based on the industry’s first microcontrollers built on the ARM® Cortex™-M0+ processor, the new platform gives design engineers the ability to use the latest 32-bit technology with lower energy consumption and higher performance at costs comparable to existing 8-bit devices.