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30/09/2014
Stronger, lighter steel developed for automotive industry

Tata Steel has developed a new grade of steel for the automotive industry. The move is in response to market requirements for stronger and lighter steels.

Its DP1000HY-GI is a high-yield, ultra high-strength steel will allow manufacturers to make lighter components without altering production facilities. The material is ideally suited for the crash-protection structure of a vehicle, and claims weight saving can be up to 15%. Its superior formability makes it suitable for creating ...
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Vibration suppression system

23/09/2014

Trelleborg's offshore operation has launched an innovative new vortex induced vibration (VIV) ...  Read More


Rotary position sensor

10/09/2014

Variohm EuroSensor has launched a new range of Hall Effect rotary position sensors with a selection ...  Read More


Thermal imaging camera

01/09/2014

Micro-Epsilon's thermoIMAGER TIM 640 is able to record radiometric video at an optical resolution ...  Read More


Chainflex cables

19/08/2014

igus has expanded and improved its chainflex CF211 and CF111.D series of measuring cables for ...  Read More

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Human factors engineering

10/09/2014

On one level, the concept of human factors engineering would seem fairly self-explanatory. Products ...  Read More


Engineering Design Show 2014

10/09/2014

In the three years since its inception, exceeding expectations has become the norm for the ...  Read More


AM: Shifting the paradigm

10/09/2014

That additive manufacturing technologies are radically altering the ways in which products are ...  Read More


Sensors: Integration

10/09/2014

Although sensor technology and performance has advanced at an exponential pace during the last ...  Read More

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Cheaper 3D printed parts

20/08/2014

Engineers from the University of Sheffield have found a way to make 3D printed parts lighter and ...  Read More


3D shapes from sketches

18/08/2014

A graphics system developed at the University of British Columbia is said to allow complex 3D ...  Read More

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Drying up

10/09/2014

When it comes to drying oneself after washing, the towel may not be the best option. So what could replace it?

Drying one's hands after washing them is a function that has received a remarkable (indeed, some might say disproportionate) amount of attention from the technological community ...
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How to get a metallic finish

29/09/2014

Metallic finishes can be achieved in a variety of ways depending on the substrate material, ...  Read More


What to make of the ‘makers’

15/09/2014

I thought I was getting too old to think about joining any sort of movement, particularly one with ...  Read More


Being clear about clarity

11/09/2014

We are often asked to produce prototypes of components with varying levels of clarity and ...  Read More


Specifying a motor

11/09/2014

In recent years permanent magnet DC motors (brushed and brushless types) have become more ...  Read More

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Dr Patrick Finlay, ...

10/09/2014

Engineering and medicine are increasingly indivisible, with biomedical engineering being at the ...  Read More


Jo Coleman, ETI

14/08/2014

The UK needs to introduce new forms of energy storage says the woman responsible for the strategic ...  Read More


Alex Burns, CEO, Millbrook

11/07/2014

The new man in charge of Millbrook Proving Ground is overseeing some major changes for the company. ...  Read More


Eugen Elmiger, Maxon Motor

13/06/2014

An emphasis on highly-specialised, high-quality product is the key to maxon motor's future, as Paul ...  Read More

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