Industry News Archive

New Logistics Centre for HYDRO ZNPHS

HYDRO ZNPHS have been on the market for over 30 years and during this time they have been constantly developing their business, improving and expanding. They also constantly care about providing the highest quality of service to their clients. In order to maintain and increase the current...

The 7 types of waste

Rising cost pressure requires continuous productivity increases in production. To improve productivity through Lean Production it is necessary to identify and avoid waste (Muda). In process analysis, a distinction is made between waste and added value. Then a distinction is made between avoidable and unavoidable waste. Once...

Danfoss busy making Singapore greener

Singapore can save massive amounts of energy by modernising its existing building mass. Between 30 and 40 percent is a realistic possibility. And Danfoss’ new Smart Buildings Training Centre in Singapore is busy paving the way for the change to happen. Since the opening late last year,...

What causes O-ring failures?

An O-ring is a polymer seal most often used in fluid power as either a dynamic or static seal. For light-duty pneumatic applications, an O-ring is a suitable seal technology used in pistons, piston rods, valve spools and other locations in air systems. O-rings best suit the sealing of...

The Right Hydraulic Fluid Reduces Fire Risks in Aluminum Plants

Whatever the manufacturing facility, a fire is among the worst accidents that can take place. The most obvious harm is the death or injury of employees. Beyond that, there is always likely to be a loss in both capital and production. These losses not only include damage...

Motion Industries rebrands to “Motion”

Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, and a premier provider of industrial technology solutions, is pleased to announce that effective immediately they will operate under the brand name of “Motion.” The move to rebrand is intended to solidify the Company’s...

Hydraulic power meets water power

Knoll Hydraulik & Automation were allowed to develop the hydraulic systems for a river power plant and with the help of water, clean energy can be obtained.  The power of nature Around 5,000 years ago, people recognised that the flow of water could be used to develop...

Danfoss completes full acquisition of Artemis Intelligent Power

The Danfoss Group has announced the full acquisition of Artemis Intelligent Power Ltd (AIP), an R&D and engineering company based in Edinburgh, Scotland specialising in hydraulic system development. The acquisition is a crucial component of Danfoss’ plans to roll out its innovative Digital Displacement® technology worldwide. Danfoss...

Long lead times are forcing companies to look outside their local network…

I was recently speaking to one of our American distributors and we were chatting about the only thing everyone is currently talking about…COVID! He was telling me how COVID has created a lot of shortages in the US market and the closure of manufacturing plants means it’s been more...

Kaman Distribution Group Announces New Executive

Kaman Distribution Group recently announced the appointment of Chris Henson as vice president of business development. Most recently, Henson served as a vice president in the Timken Company’s industrial bearings business, leading product management and engineering. In addition, he held the position of vice president of corporate...
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