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Mars helicopter features maxon motors

NASA's Ingenuity helicopter has successfully completed its pioneering flight on Mars.This is the first time in the history of powered, unmanned spaceflight that a device has flown in a controlled ...






CeramTec develops ceramic power module

?CeramTec and the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Systems and Device Technology IISB in Erlangen, Germany, are jointly developing innovative cooling solutions for power electronics in e-mobility ...



AMRC aids space sector manufacturer

A manufacturer of high-precision components for satellite and earth-based communication systems has been helped to de-risk and explore options for a new cutting-edge machine tool thanks to support ...




Distrupol acquired by GPD

G?PD Companies, Inc. has completed the previously announced acquisition of Distrupol, a leading European distributor of thermoplastics to the polymer processing industry, from Univar Solutions Inc. ...


Liquid biopsy breakthrough prompts £1m investment

Scottish bio-tech company, BioCaptiva, has developed a novel next generation “liquid biopsy” technology device that could revolutionise the early diagnosis and monitoring of difficult to detect ...


Ricoh 3D launches powder-based 3D composite

A leading 3D printing specialist has introduced carbon fibre composites to its line-up of high-performance materials through a partnership with composite-based manufacturer Impossible Objects.


New modular gearbox kit from igus

Igus releases a cost-effective, lightweight, plug & play gearbox kit consisting of gearbox, encoder, controller, force control system and motor for collaborative robotics.


myenergi to sponsor Extreme E team

?myenergi, pioneer of the world’s first eco-smart EV charging device, has partnered with the Hispano Suiza Xite Energy Team as principal sponsor for the 2021 Extreme E season. As part of the ...





BEEAs Day 4: The Winners

Today's winners of the Start-Up and Young Design Engineer of the Year Awards are Archangel Lightworks and Mohammed Tahir of PRFI.



BEEAS Day 3: The Winners

Dynamic Load Monitoring (UK) is the Small Company of the Year, while FASTT from ACPI scoops the Materials Application of the Year.




BEEAs Day Two: New Winners

The winners of the Electronic and Mechanical Products of the Year will be announced today at 11am GMT at www.beeas.co.uk/beeas-week

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Design, Online

Eureka! launches 'Design, Online', a new webinar event featuring five leading ...