Tom Shelley reports on developments in fluid power
How pneumatic logic is being applied to helping wounded people breathe without electric power.
As the UK ramps up its wind energy resources, Paul Fanning looks at the technological challenges facing the sector and the innovations that are overcoming them.
Tom Shelley reports on the latest approaches to applying hybrid technologies to construction equipment and refuse vehicles.
Tom Shelley reports on a dramatic application of an actuator that is new to the UK
Designing in lower compressed air use to pneumatics applications could mean considerable financial savings. Paul Fanning looks at some of the options.
A longer-life, quick-response solenoid valve designed for sorting applications could have implications for the technology as a whole. Paul Fanning reports.
Paul Fanning looks at the application of carbon fibre driveshafts to large-span industrial applications.
Tom Shelley looks at a novel valve that promises to make a heat engine energy storage system highly efficient
New methods of transmitting power and storing energy mean standard methods are sometimes no longer best. Eureka looks at some of the changes in various industries.
Justin Cunningham looks at some of the recent innovations in power transmission technology.
Tom Shelley reports on state of the art for industrial and automotive toothed belts.
Justin Cunningham finds out the benefits from moving to 3D design in the oil and gas industry.
Tom Shelley reports on the fan blade that takes its inspiration from a jet engine compressor to deliver inherently quieter and more efficient performance
Super efficient transformers with cores made of amorphous steel have been introduced to the UK by Wilson Power Solutions in Leeds
Tom Shelley reports on two new actuator-sensor technologies unveiled at the Hannover Fair
Tom Shelley reports on a mechanical coupling that dramatically improves the lives of leg amputees
By using four planet gears instead of the usual three, planetary gearboxes are able to deliver 35% greater torque and an 80% improvement in torsional rigidity, in the same sized gearbox
Justin Cunningham talks to a company that have developed a technology to make hybrids an economic and not lifestyle choice
Tom Shelley takes a look at a simple device that could save a lot of money, for a lot of people
Tom Shelley reports on what seems to have become the dominant technology in high efficiency automatic transmissions
Tom Shelley reports on the feasibility of fuelling cars with powdered magnesium and magnesium hydride
Tom Shelley reports on a fuel cell powered light aircraft plus some down to earth fuel cell products
Researchers working for NASA have come up with a way of exploiting the difference in temperature between surface sea water and ocean depths to power robotic submarines
Tom Shelley reports on the long awaited commercialisation of flywheel energy storage for motor vehicles