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Motion Industries opening new West Coast distribution centre

  Motion Industries Inc. will open a new distribution centre in Auburn, Wash., late spring in 2018. Enhancing Motion Industries’ logistical network, the new distribution centre (DC) will serve...

Webtec Recognises Young Talented Engineer with Arkwright Scholarship

BFPA member Webtec, the St Ives, Cambridgeshire, based hydraulic measurement and control company have announced sixth-former George Cheeld as this year’s recipient of the Roy Cuthbert Scholarship. This award,...

Hydraulics help take athletic track to the next level

The University of Michigan’s new athletic facility features a hydraulically operated running track that can be elevated and banked. To create the track, Beynon Sports Surfaces, a manufacturer of...

Trelleborg Expands HiMod Slydring Wear Ring Range

Trelleborg is introducing over 180 additional part numbers to its HiMod Slydring HC wear ring range with outer diameters from 1-12 in. Trelleborg Sealing Solutions announces an expansion of...

THE REIMAGINED CAR

This report is part of BCG’s ongoing research on the reinvention of automotive, a series of publications focusing on new technologies that are transforming the automotive industry. Here, we...

The future of hydraulic materials

The future of hydraulic materials By Steven North, design and project engineer, Apex Hydraulics. As with all industries, the manufacture of hydraulic cylinders is constantly developing as engineers respond...

Digital transformation and the automotive sector

Digital transformation and the automotive sector British Fluid Power Association member companies Festo and SMC Pneumatics consider the growing trend towards automation and digitalisation within the automotive industry, and...

Five Nikola Tesla predictions that came true

Five Nikola Tesla predictions that came true History books don’t care about the people who nearly changed the world… except perhaps in the case of Nikola Tesla. Nikola Tesla...

Seals increase reliability and reduce cost of ownership

Seals increase reliability and reduce cost of ownership   Designed to meet the dimensional standard ISO 21049, to fit ISO 3069 seal chambers, means that the ICS2 cartridge mechanical...

Break-through robotics and AI projects funded through Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund

Break-through robotics and AI projects funded through Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund Funding of £68 million will be awarded from the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) to the latest ground-breaking...
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