• 21 Oct
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    Dynamic duo for frost protection in hazardous areas

    Air as a medium can be deleterious to electrical and electronic appliances. Absorption and release of water in the air within control cabinets creates the potential for the formation of condensate which, in turn, can cause corrosion on sensitive components and can freeze when the thermometer goes below zero. Thermal management specialist STEGO can offer the right answer for hazardous environments.

  • 16 Oct
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    Enspec Point-on-Wave system will be used to mitigate inrush currents

    Enspec Power Limited has been awarded the contract to supply and commission a Point-on-Wave switching system to TAQA Group Brae Fields offshore oil rig.

  • 2 Jan
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    Southern Manufacturing & Electronics 2020

    Southern Manufacturing & Electronics returns to Farnborough from February 11th to 13th 2020. As in previous years, the 2020 event will host an impressively broad exhibitor list spanning the complete range of engineering activity, from high-tech machine tools and automation to components and subcontract services. Firms from all over the UK will be participating, together with a significant number of off-shore exhibitors from across Europe, Asia and the Far East.

  • 2 Jan
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    Flexible production: helping UK manufacturers adapt to a changing market

    Manufacturers in the UK face an increasingly dynamic consumer market combined with shorter product life cycles. To ensure that brands can keep up with the changing trends, manufacturers need to implement new flexible and agile production methods.

  • 2 Jan
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    Hazardex 2020 Conference & Exhibition

    The Hazardex 2020 Conference & Exhibition, co-located with PPTex, will take place on February 26 and 27 at the Majestic Hotel in Harrogate, north-eastern England, moving back from Runcorn to the elegant North Yorkshire spa town – its original home.

  • 11 Nov
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    Getting to grips with connected products and solutions

    Operating in an environmentally-friendly way is becoming ever more prevalent for businesses of all shapes and sizes, and there are corporate, social and commercial demands for buildings to operate more efficiently.

  • 11 Nov
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    SPS 2019 preview

    Despite the challenging economic climate ahead of the SPS anniversary exhibition, the outlook for the trade show is once again very positive and testifies to the importance of the exhibition for smart and digital automation.

  • 7 Nov
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    Remote monitoring – increasing BMS & HVACR efficiency

    Remote monitoring is an essential tool to optimise a building’s infrastructure. Integrating a comprehensive remote monitoring strategy for HVACR assets into the management of any facility can increase its efficiency and reduce operating costs.

  • 27 Sep
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    Oceans of potential for data centres

    Welcome to the October issue of PBSI! This month’s issue includes an article (Eaton – pg.32) discussing the dichotomy between reducing the environmental impact of data centres at a time when an ever-increasing amount of data is being produced.

  • 27 Sep
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    Solving the data centre dichotomy

    By 2020, there will be 40 times more bytes of data than there are stars in the observable universe. The question is, are our digital-first lifestyles really creating an environmental villain, or could data centres be the answer to our energy crisis by helping to drive the use of renewables and take pressure off our reliance on carbon-energy?

  • 26 Sep
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    Software AG to become member of Open Industry 4.0 Alliance

    The topics of platform economy and digitalisation began making an impact on industry some years ago as part of the overall concept of Industry 4.0. But successful scaling and implementation of new business models have been hampered thus far by the heterogeneity of industrial components and systems. The Open Industry 4.0 Alliance was started in an effort to accelerate the creation of value on the journey to digitalisation.

  • 23 Aug
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    Northern Manufacturing & Electronics 2019

    Northern Manufacturing & Electronics, the Northern partner event to the long-running Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Show, returns to EventCity, Manchester from October 2nd to 3rd. With manufacturing and process industries such a huge part of the North West’s regional economy, the show is an important showcase for both component vendors and engineering service providers.

  • 23 Aug
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    PPMA Total Show 2019

    The PPMA Total Show is returning to the NEC, Birmingham on 1st-3rd October and will see the processing and packaging machinery industry come together to showcase the latest technologies and solutions available to the industry.

  • 4 Mar
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    Energy with added flexibility

    Solo Energy is a renewable energy specialist that was established in Cork in 2015. It deploys and operates distributed energy storage systems, in the form of home batteries and ‘Vehicle-to-Grid’ (V2G) electric vehicle chargers, at any home or business in the UK that wishes to host one.

  • 2 Jan
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    Southern Manufacturing building on success

    Southern Manufacturing & Electronics returns to Farnborough from 5th to 7th February 2019. With its venue – the 20,000m² Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre – expected to be fully booked by the time the doors open, Southern 2019 is on course for a record-breaking year.