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MB Dynamics appoints Craig Aszkler as director of business development

MB Dynamics, a privately-held leading global designer, manufacturer and supplier of vibration test systems and equipment, including squeak and rattle test systems, steering test systems, suspension component test systems, modal exciters and amplifiers, calibration systems, dynamic controllers, transducer calibration, and engineering services, today announced the appointment of Craig Aszkler as …

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Trescal awarded preferred supplier status for Bosch Group

Robert Bosch has awarded Trescal, the worldwide specialist in calibration services, with the status of Preferred Supplier globally. This agreement recognises Trescal’s with superior competence and performance in calibrations and related services. Trescal will carry out in their own laboratories calibrations and repairs for physical, mechanical, electrical and dimensional test and …

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BSRIA North appoints new technical operations manager

BSRIA North has announced the appointment of Anthony Collier as its new technical operations manager, effective from Monday 3rd September 2018, in a newly-created role. Anthony is well experienced in UKAS Laboratory, Calibration and Quality Management, with 14 years of experience mainly in a materials testing environment for the civil engineering …

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ABB wins E-house order for São Paulo pipeline network in Brazil

An alternative to permanent structures, ABB’s ‘plug and play’ E-house will save time and reduce costs involved in the delivery and housing of critical electrical equipment for the modernisation of the Sao Paulo pipeline.  ABB has won an order from the SACS/NIPLAN construction consortium to supply an E-house to support the modernisation …

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ESPI launches UK subsidiary and appoints new UK business director

ESPI, the French family-owned designer of innovative hardware and software solutions for measuring and controlling machine tool performance, has created a new subsidiary – ESPI DPC UK – and opened a new office in the UK to bring its advanced technology to British precision manufacturers. Vincent Borgraeve has been appointed …

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Biosensing across wide areas

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) is launching a new competition to find solutions for rapidly detecting and locating hazardous biological agents deposited in the field. DASA is launching this competition to seek ideas for innovative technologies that can provide an improved way to rapidly detect and locate hazardous biological …

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Early move positions sensor maker for high tech success

Export enthusiast Sensor Technology has made a pre-emptive move to build a strong business base in the Indian city of Chennai, where one of the world’s largest high technology business zones is currently under construction. Called Mahindra World City, the zone already employs over 25,000 people and hosts companies like …

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Spectrum Instrumentation digitiser and AWGs used for acoustic wave research

The Acoustics Research Group at the Department of Physics and Astronomy, Brigham Young University, USA is researching into the use of Time Reversal (TR) signal processing to focus waves sound with high amplitudes in a room. TR focuses waves to a selected location that converge from all directions to produce …

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Ion Science partners with Blackline Safety

Ion Science has signed a supply and revenue-sharing agreement with Blackline Safety Corp to bring an affordable photoionisation detector (PID) to market. Hazardous to the short-term and long-term health of employees, VOCs are emitted by a variety of liquids and solids that can impact the respiratory system, skin and eyes, …

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Rolling with the times

South African semi-fabricator Hulamin has implemented AMETEK Surface Vision’s SmartView Surface Inspection Systems to provide products of consistent high quality. The only major aluminum rolling operation in Sub-Saharan Africa, it supplies customers around the world, with a focus on specific product and end-use markets. The manufacturer’s primary activity continues to be aluminum …

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