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2015-05-19
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Stage control technology with sensitivity

Browsing, zooming and scrolling with two fingers on a display: For users of smartphones and tablet PCs the simple operation of complex technology has already become a matter. Rexroth now transfers this comfort to stage technology. The multi-touch screen of the new operator panel SCIV simplifies operation. Leap Motion supplements the operation by means of joysticks and start buttons. Moreover, additional software functions in the stage control system SYB 3.0 increase the safety and availability of stage equipment.

 

2015-05-13
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ZF plans to acquire Bosch Rexroth’s large gearbox business

ZF Friedrichshafen plans to acquire Bosch Rexroth’s large gearbox business. Agreements to this effect were signed on May 13th, 2015. The acquisition is subject to approval by the antitrust authorities.

 

2015-05-07
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Bosch Rexroth: Growth in spite of weak markets

Bosch Rexroth grew once again in 2014 and generated sales of some 5.6 billion euros. Adjusted to include its pneumatics activities, which were sold effective January 1, 2014, the company increased its sales by 3.5 percent over the previous year. “With new products we made a major contribution to Bosch Rexroth’s growth in 2014,” said Karl Tragl, the president of Bosch Rexroth, at the drive and control company’s annual press conference. These changes enabled the company to grow in spite of a tough market environment.

 

2015-04-21
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Markus Forschner will become new member to the Bosch Rexroth AG executive board

Dr. Markus Forschner (47) will be appointed to the executive board of Bosch Rexroth AG as of May 1, 2015. He will assume responsibility for purchasing, logistics, commercial tasks, and human resources. His predecessor, Dr. Rolf-Dieter Amann (56), will retire at the same time. He will continue to be active as a consultant for Bosch Rexroth.

 

2015-04-13
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Bosch Rexroth introduces hydraulic motors with unmatched power density

Bosch Rexroth has powerfully repackaged the compact series of Hägglunds hydraulic motors. The new Hägglunds CA 10 to 40 motors are far smaller and lighter, yet nothing has changed in their output. This gives them unmatched power density, with the unique ability to deliver full torque and full speed simultaneously.

 

2015-04-11
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Bosch introduces new concept for Industry 4.0

New level of freedom when accessing IT services

Bosch Rexroth and Bosch Software Innovations show how an entire concept such as Industry 4.0 can be implemented in practice. Vertical networking, or the networking of machinery and equipment levels up to business processes and planning levels is a significant building block on the journey towards the digital factory and Industry 4.0.

 

2015-04-11
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The new PRC7300 welding controller from Rexroth: reliable and efficient

Process reliability and highest precision for spot welds are the key requirements for welding processes in the automotive and home appliance industries. Rexroth has further improved upon its tried-and-tested control and monitoring concept with the new PRC7300 welding controller. Its new software tools and modular structure increase the availability through reduced commissioning times and simplified operations.

 

2015-04-11
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Intelligent self-sufficient systems for powerful drive tasks

Stand-alone axes from Rexroth with identical servo-drives for actuators with mechanical or hydraulic force transmission offer new degrees of freedom for machine manufacturers in finding drive solutions that suit specific application requirements. The versions with hydraulic transmission are provided with their own, decentralized fluid circuit. The installation, commissioning and connection to controls and Industry 4.0 environments via a Multi-Ethernet interface or ProfiBus are identical on both variants.