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January, 2020

Reducing human error in construction and engineering

Human error is inevitable, but it is not uncontrollable. Many steps can be taken to reduce the risk of human error in the workplace. For the Construction and Engineering sector, these methods can be the difference between a completed project and a stalled process. It can also be the difference between a project going off without a hitch and one that results in injury.

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Vibration analysis: Where to start?

Vibration analysis is a useful way to monitor machine health. Many plants have implemented regular vibration analysis plans to ensure the condition of their machines is being checked at regular intervals and so, if an issue comes to light after spectral analysis, a solution can be pursued.

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Complete solution needed for energy supply system

Large gantry-style milling machines are the specialty of machine builder Kao Ming. The long travels of up to 13m provide challenging requirements for the supply of power and data. By choosing the guidelok from igus, Kao Ming picked a system that is reliable, robust and operates without support.

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The future of British manufacturing: Beyond the ‘B’ word

Britain was the birthplace of the industrial revolution, but the nation’s manufacturing future is often blighted by Brexit woes. Here we give his prediction for the future of manufacturing in Britain and why. during 2020, the country must invest in technology to join the fourth industrial revolution.

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Unlocking traceability and efficiency within the supply chain

With increasing regulation across all industries, from data privacy legislation to technical specifications and product certification requirements, consistent traceability within often large and complex supply chains has never been more important for businesses to actually achieve. 

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Process control valves and making the right choice

Modern process control valves offer a wide range of features and benefits for industries that require precise control over fluids, steam and other gases. With so many control valves on the market, it is important to establish the features that will deliver the most cost-effective design for a particular application. 

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SN74AC245 Octal Bus Transceivers With 3-State Outputs

AFE7071 Integrated Dual 14-bit 65MSPS DAC and RF IQ Modulator


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