• 11 Aug
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    Fast and efficient modular connection solutions improve reliability and safety

    Assembling complex modular connectors involves integrating a wide variety of cables and leads, often requiring technical know-how and specialist assembly tools which some companies may not have readily available. 

  • 11 May
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    EV powertrain interconnection considerations

    As the transition to electric vehicles (EVs) takes place much more quickly than imagined, and with automotive manufacturers increasing the voltages used in EV powertrain architectures, where does that leave designers who are tasked with issues surrounding electrical interconnection?

  • 11 May
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    Outdoor tags simplify solar cable identification

    With the help of Brady labelling solutions, Vindo Solar has been able to locate, efficiently and reliably, any inverter and cable marked for maintenance in a 124,000 solar panel renewable energy park.

  • 11 May
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    Banking on innovative cable hangers

    Transport for London (TfL) has installed Ellis Patents’ innovative Pegasus cable hangers in its £500million Bank Station Capacity Upgrade project. 

  • 11 May
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    SPE: Seamless and sustainable end-to-end connectivity

    Cost-efficient and resources-saving device connection via only one pair of wires is a pioneering trend in industrial cabling. 

  • 16 Jan
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    Space-grade connectors

    Sean Fitall, Senior Product Manager at  PEI-Genesis, discusses the special considerations that go into designing space-worthy electrical connectors.

  • 6 Jan
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    Making the right connections

    Cembre is a leading manufacturer of electrical compression connectors and tooling, cabling accessories and marking systems.

  • 6 Jan
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    How to choose appropriate cable glands for your industrial application

    One of the most important priorities in the design and manufacture of control panels is ensuring that the system is properly protected against potential hazards. Electronic systems developed for industrial use will often need to operate in extreme environments, which means that the components, parts and assemblies used to put the control panel together need to be able to function safely in these conditions.

  • 6 Jan
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    Fibre-optic connectors for the future

    Fibre-optic technology plays a major part in industries today, as businesses demand faster, more secure communication systems for their network operations. Therefore, suitable fibre-optic connectors are needed to connect cables together, or to interface electronic devices. 

  • 6 Jan
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    Leave the screws behind

    Terminal blocks are the most common element found in automated factories. Their wiring operations are typically perceived as tedious and non-value adding, but necessary. This may be true for the insertion of conventional connectors, but push-in solutions can address these shortcomings. 

  • 3 Jan
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    MurrSystems at the forefront of industrial labelling technology

    Low initial cost and low machine running cost with the benefit of high output and long machine life span – that’s the promise from MurrSystems and the LM-3 Laser Marking System. 

  • 27 Oct
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    Ultra-fast charging for an ultra-fast car

    A team of students from the Eindhoven University of Technology has succeeded in developing an all-electric, ultra-fast charging prototype race car. Set to roar into action at the Le Mans 24-hour endurance racing event in France, the team leveraged the advantages of Danfoss technology to solve its fluid conveyance challenges.

  • 14 Oct
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    Mitsubishi Electric releases exclusive guide on terminal block technology

    Mitsubishi Electric has announced the release of its latest Technology Discussion Guide examining the cable connection technology options available for industrial automation components.

  • 2 Sep
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    SI expertise for environmental tech digital transformation

    The environmental sector is undergoing a digital transformation, and change is affecting organisations in the waste collection and recycling sector. To overcome a systems integration (SI) challenge in this sector, AMCS sought the help of Solid State Supplies.

  • 2 Sep
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    Connector solutions to futureproof control panel design

    As industrial and manufacturing landscapes continue to evolve following the disruption of the last couple of years, the requirements for components within control panels have become more challenging. 

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