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Gripper system for blow molding machines scores with speed and high repeat accuracy

Gripper system for blow molding machines scores with speed and high repeat accuracy
 

The design of a gripper system for the Kautex Maschinenbau plant in Shunde, southern China depended on high precision and speed – there was also little time for development.


 

Hydraulics for die cushions

Hydraulics for die cushions
 

Automotive manufacturers design some very complex components, which means that the supplier industry needs very sophisticated machines. One of these is the multiple-die press from ANDRITZ Kaiser GmbH. A key function is performed by a die cushion with hydraulics from Rexroth.

 


 
Hydraulic drives for converter refining

Hydraulic drives for converter refining

Equipment and process control for converter refining from Uvån Hagfors Teknologi AB (UHT) takes advantage of Hägglunds direct drive systems from Rexroth.

 


 
Forward-thinking HMI for pipe bending machines

Forward-thinking HMI for pipe bending machines

The mechanical engineering firm Herber is a specialist in highly-automated bending machines for the cold forming of pipes. During the development of a new and future-proof operating and visualization concept, the company built on the know-how of Bosch Rexroth.

 


 
Efficient hydraulics for compact road pavers

Efficient hydraulics for compact road pavers

Networked mobile hydraulics and electronics from Rexroth increase the driving and operating comfort of compact road pavers.

 


 
VarioFlow plus system allows modern production of tea bags

VarioFlow plus system allows modern production of tea bags

Thanks to a quick and compact conveyor system, the tea company Yamamotoyama can run multiple tea bag flavors simultaneously and quickly within a confined space – and without damaging the product.

 


 
The industry 4.0 update for older production lines

The industry 4.0 update for older production lines

A new solution from Rexroth gets older machines ready for Industry 4.0. Test operation at the company’s own plant in Homburg reduced failure costs by 25 percent.

 
 


 
Hydraulic motors for the tunnel machine

Hydraulic motors for the tunnel machine

Machine builder Palmieri has developed a new type of machine for an unusual tunnel project in Italy. Bosch Rexroth designed and delivered the hydraulic system for it.

 


 
Automation solution for laminating and coating machines

Automation solution for laminating and coating machines

For its new laminating and coating machine, the Spanish printing and converting specialist Comexi relies on an automation solution provided by Rexroth, thereby saving time and materials.

 


 
A hydraulic system by Rexroth makes new sintering process possible

A hydraulic system by Rexroth makes new sintering process possible

With a new sintering process, GeniCore is transforming metal powder into carbide. A hydraulic system from Rexroth ensures that the pressure is constantly high.

 


 
Chinese Industry 4.0 production line increases quality

Chinese Industry 4.0 production line increases quality

Thanks to an Industry 4.0 production line, the Chinese machine tool manufacturer QCMT&T has increased the quality of its robot gear production and can handle small batches with large variety.

 


 
Electronification for a hydraulic piling machine

Electronification for a hydraulic piling machine

The drilling and foundation equipment machinery manufacturer Soilmec and Bosch Rexroth brought unparalleled multi-functionality and easy use for a new hydraulic piling machine.

 


 
Up the Eiffel Tower with more efficient hydraulics

Reliable control blocks for the world’s largest press brake

Together, Baykal Machinery and Bosch Rexroth have created a press brake with the world’s largest closing force.

 


 
On the fast lane to the new packaging machine

On the fast lane to the new packaging machine

Packaging lines from WestRock fully rely on model-based engineering. The digital process significantly reduces the development time and helps in the processing of orders.

 
 


 
Hydraulic solution for Mexican dam

Hydraulic solution for Mexican dam

At the Mexican Malpaso Dam, Bosch Rexroth engineers replace worn out electromechanical drives on the spillway gates. The hydraulic solution is a blueprint for the future retrofitting of dams.

 


 
Highest precision and speed in watch manufacturing

Highest precision and speed in watch manufacturing

The new milling center for watch components of the Swiss machine tool manufacturer Bumotec works quickly and accurately. The drive and control technology for the company was developed in close partnership with Bosch Rexroth.

 


 
Hydraulic systems for steel works in India

Hydraulic systems for steel works in India

In hardly any other industry are conditions as extreme as those faced in metallurgy. Bosch Rexroth supplied unprecedented numbers of hydraulic parts for one steel works in India. Thanks to customized solutions, they are also doing their job reliably even in harsh environments.

 


 
Safe and flexible printing

Safe and flexible printing

The Czech machine manufacturer SOMA Engineering relies on safety technology from Rexroth for its central impression flexo printing machines.

 


 
Hydrostatic power splitting transmission optimizes reach stacker

Hydrostatic power splitting transmission optimizes reach stacker

Kalmar was looking for an alternative ultra energy-efficient hybrid-type of drive for its successful 'Gloria' reach stacker series. The solution was a new drive train system that combines well-proven efficient transmission technologies – hydrostatic and hydro-mechanical – with smart programming.

 


 
Up the Eiffel Tower with more efficient hydraulics

Up the Eiffel Tower with more efficient hydraulics

During the renewal of the elevator in the West pillar of the Eiffel Tower, the operators relied on Bosch Rexroth's know-how.

 


 
Machines with a true profile: drive, control and assembly technology from a single source

Machines with a true profile: drive, control and assembly technology from a single source

Machines built by NuLine, a U.S.-based company, produce large plastic bags used to line transportation containers. Rexroth technology helped NuLine create a high-performance, visually-appealing next generation.

 
 


 
IndraMotion MTX advanced controls the efficient rotary transfer machine

IndraMotion MTX advanced controls the efficient rotary transfer machine

Up to 144 axes simultaneously rotate, drill and saw metal workpieces in the electro-hydraulic rotary transfer machines from Pfiffner with just one CNC control – thanks to the IndraMotion MTX advanced.

 


 
Rexroth CNC system solution controls machines for the production of jewelry

Rexroth CNC system solution controls machines for the production of jewelry

Solanki Mechanical Works develops CNC machines for the production of jewelry. The IndraMotion MTX performance drive and control solution from Rexroth coordinates all of the work steps involved.

 


 
Sizing presses from Frey re-press sintered parts

Sizing presses from Frey re-press sintered parts

Sizing presses from Frey bring sintered components into their final form. Electro-hydraulic plug-and-run axes from Rexroth provide help.

 


 
Fast Finishing in Digital Printing

Fast Finishing in Digital Printing

Machines for print finishing need to keep pace with the progress in digital printing in terms of speed and flexibility. VITS International, a company from the United States, has created an innovative solution for this with the help of a complete solution from Bosch Rexroth.

 


 
Fast service for railroad hydraulics

Fast service for railroad hydraulics

48 hours. That’s how much time the Bosch Rexroth service team in China had to do the maintenance for the hydraulics at an important junction in the rail network. It was a job for professionals.

 


 
Radial piston motors for producing rubber

Radial piston motors for producing rubber

When it comes to optimally kneading and rolling various rubber mixtures, powerful drives are called for. KRAIBURG, a specialist in individual rubber mixtures, uses Hägglunds drives from Rexroth for this very reason.

 


 
Linear motion technology supports precise 3D printing

Linear motion technology supports precise 3D printing

3D printers from voxeljet meet the highest accuracy standards thanks to durable linear motion technology from Rexroth.

 
 


 
Gently does it

Gently does it

The FLOWTOS machine made by Winkler+Dünnebier produces as many as 4,600 paper tissues a minute. Bosch Rexroth was involved in the development of the latest generation of the machines – from the planning stages through to market introduction.

 


 
Marine cranes: Boosting efficiency with an overall hydraulic concept

Marine cranes: Boosting efficiency with an overall hydraulic concept

The development process for a marine crane involves many difficult decisions. But drawing upon a complete system, designed for individual adaptation, manufacturers like Tsuji can spare themselves many such decisions.

 


 
Racing against earthquakes

Racing against earthquakes

An ultra-modern earthquake research center was built from scratch in Messina in Italy within the space of one year. Engineers from Bosch Rexroth coordinated the project. The company designed the overall system and also supplied all the components for the earthquake simulators.

 


 
JST station processes silicon to purified form

JST station processes silicon to purified form

A 42-meters-long wet bench silicon cleaning station built by JST Manufacturing makes silicon ready for semiconductor manufacturing – and makes it as clean as possible.

 


 
New hydraulics for civil engineering site in Iraq

New hydraulics for civil engineering site in Iraq

In Iraq Bosch Rexroth has modernized a complex hydraulic system, which – in a combination of dam, lock and a rotating bridge – protects vegetation against seawater and makes inland transportation of goods possible.

 


 
Hydraulics for the beet harvester

Hydraulics for the beet harvester

The Tiger 5 is Ropa’s top-of-the-line model in the range of full-function harvesters for sugar beets. This giant, 15 meters tall, provides convincing qualities with its stepless drive train and, thanks to the hydraulics, is sure-footed even on slopes.

 




 
Customized and ready for installation: Hydraulic containers for steel production

Customized and ready for installation: Hydraulic containers for steel production

It was to industrial giant Tata Steel that Bosch Rexroth delivered four hydraulic containers, ready for connection, with all the drive and control technology associated with coke transfer machines. This solution was not only designed to meet the requirements in India, but was also produced there for the first time.

 
 


 
Energy-efficient hydraulics for a sawmill

Energy-efficient hydraulics for a sawmill

No matter how the Idaho Forest Group turns and moves the wood it processes – the Sytronix family by Rexroth lets the mill operator increase productivity and save a lot of energy.

 


 
Hamm roller-compactors put their faith in the GFT 8000 gearbox

Hamm roller-compactors put their faith in the GFT 8000 gearbox

Rexroth components keep things rolling in the compactors built by the Hamm AG.

 


 
With two CNC channels for perfect engraving

With two CNC channels for perfect engraving

In order to grind glass both safely and exactly, Glassman Machinery in Beijing uses CNC controls that can make dynamic corrections for the tool.

 


 
IndraDrive Mi: High throughput rates in sandwich packaging

IndraDrive Mi: High throughput rates in sandwich packaging

Kangaroo Brands Inc. packages seven types of sandwiches in cartons of four different sizes. To achieve both quick changes from one product to another and a high throughput rate, the company uses a packaging machine featuring Rexroth automation.

 


 
Electro-hydraulic drives for the tandem locks at Münster

Electro-hydraulic drives for the tandem locks at Münster

The tandem locks are an important gateway for European shipping and, owing to the design with two parallel chambers, they conserve both water and energy.

 


 
Sugar production with a rock-solid CBM motor

Sugar production with a rock-solid CBM motor

Hydraulic direct drives built by Rexroth form the basis for dependable operations at an Indonesian sugar mill – and by doing so they secure the livelihood of thousands of farmers.

 




 
Active heave compensation for offshore missions

Active heave compensation for offshore missions

Technical assistance is essential whenever equipment weighing many tons is to be placed on the seabed. SBM puts its faith in active heave compensation made by Rexroth.

 
 


 
A quicker path to custom test beds

A quicker path to custom test beds

Kraus Automatisierungs-Technik GmbH uses Open Core Engineering toproduce tailor-made test beds.

 


 
Turbocharged calculations

Turbocharged calculations

Drawing on a CNC concept by Rexroth, ABB Turbo Systems produces the turbine blades for turbochargers both quickly and precisely.

 


 
Dashing through the fields

Dashing through the fields

The new agricultural sprayer built by Stara features a hydrostatic drive, so that travel is as comfortable as in a passenger car.

 


 
Power turns

Power turns

Horizontal directional drilling requires powerful, compact and reliable drill string drives.

 


 
A lean cutup

A lean cutup

The new SL600 slicer is powered by IndraDrive Mi drives. This means that cheese and cold cuts can be sliced exactly to the gram. And they occupy far less space.

 


 
Cost-cutting pressures relieved

Cost-cutting pressures relieved

When building water jet cutting units, Projet System makes use of the benefits inherent to the quiet Sytronix variable-speed pumps.

 


 
The swift seat solution

The swift seat solution

At its plant in India, automotive supplier Johnson Controls uses the TS 2plus transfer system for seat assembly.

 




 
A heart for excavators

A heart for excavators

The RS control block platform turns compact excavators into highly responsive energy savers.

 
 


 
A top mark in welding

A top mark in welding

A Chinese carmaker, Qoros, caused quite a stir by receiving top scores in crash testing. This is made possible by Rexroth controls. They guarantee precise weld spots.

 


 
An after-work idea

An after-work idea

The Self-Testing Switching System – STSS – by Rexroth makes for greater safety in power plants. The initial ideas for this breakthrough were born while colleagues enjoyed dinner together.

 


 
Weightlifting in 10 steps

Weightlifting in 10 steps

Found in the southern Netherlands is one of Europe’s first bascule bridges to incorporate hydraulic systems complying with the EU Machinery Directive.

 


 
Thrifty and precise

Thrifty and precise

Enormous forces have to be handled in machining centers. The RSHP concept, made by Rexroth, ensures that movements are nonetheless highly accurate.

 


 
Following the work

Following the work

Telehandlers built by Italian manufacturer Dieci S.r.l. make farm work a little easier. With the 2+1 hydrostatic drive made by Rexroth, these all-purpose units are now even thriftier – and satisfy the latest exhaust standards, too.

 


 
Water to the fore!

Water to the fore!

In case of a blaze, fire extinguishing systems have to supply water to an offshore oil platform in just seconds. The hydraulics used there have passed the acid test in Brazil.

 


 
Cool plugs

Cool plugs

Hydraulic valves in sawmills have to satisfy rigorous safety requirements. Rexroth, thanks to the new plug-in proportional amplifiers with pulse width modulation, helps to meet those demands.

 
 


 
Full control, with an app

Full control, with an app

Operating machinery simply by tilting a tablet PC. Does that sound like something from the future? At Glaub Automation & Engineering that has already become reality, thanks to Open Core Engineering.

 


 
A powerhouse

A powerhouse

Using a system solution devised by Rexroth, a Chinese manufacturer aims to improve the efficiency of its wheeled loader.

 


 
Fuel-saver on the high seas

Fuel-saver on the high seas

With the Turbo Hydraulic System from a Japanese shipbuilder, fuel consumption in maritime travel can be reduced all around the world.

 


 
Lasting the life of a forklift

Lasting the life of a forklift

Hydrostatic drives improve not only the efficiency but also the driving and working properties of counterbalance forklifts. Daniel Rösch, of the product management at Jungheinrich Moosburg GmbH, reports on advantages and new developments.

 


 
Prints everything

Prints everything

Regardless of whether paper, cardboard or film, the flexographic printing presses made by Expert, an Italian manufacturer, lend appeal to packaging.

 


 
Rethought

Rethought

Using the VarioFlow chain conveyor system, headliners for passenger cars are moved automatically from one machining station to the next.

 
 

 
Appropriate technology for India

Appropriate technology for India

Monsoons, heat, dust. Why the Electrohydraulic Hitch Control has been so successful in India in spite of extreme weather conditions. A report by Raman Sheshadri and Uwe Falkenhain.

 


 
The world’s fastest ice cream packaging machine

The world’s fastest ice cream packaging machine

Fast cycle times and quick to market: Weyhmüller GmbH has developed the world’s fastest ice-cream packing machine.

 


 
Hydrodynamic research: Waves at the push of a button

Hydrodynamic research: Waves at the push of a button

The world’s largest oceanic laboratories make ships and offshore platforms fit for the tough conditions on the high seas.

 


 
Harmonized axes

Harmonized axes

The Seppelfricke Company has reduced cycle times by as much as 84 percent by using a rotary table system to machine its fittings.

 


 
A turn for the better

A turn for the better

A hydraulic distributor feeds raw material into blast furnaces quickly and at millimeter precision, even under extreme environmental conditions.

 


 
A bright idea

A bright idea

The machine tool specialists at Kleinknecht texturize rollers with sparks to ensure that sheet metal can be painted more efficiently.

 


 
Precision wood working

Precision wood working

An Italian manufacturer of wood processing machines has gone for precision components in his latest series.

 
 

 
Christmas in a rolling mill

Christmas in a rolling mill

Unwavering commitment was needed to update machine safety equipment in a steel rolling mill.

 


 
A speedy beauty

A speedy beauty

The carousel system of an Italian component manufacturer mounts and tests the safety valves of dishwashing machines – and is more productive than ever before.

 


 
Pumping to record heights

Pumping to record heights

A new, mobile concrete pump moves this building material to heights of more than 100 meters – and has won an entry in Guinness World Records.

 


 
Quality on prescription

Quality on prescription

When producing pouches for medical products, exact monitoring is vital – for all the components used.

 


 
Joining two worlds!

Joining two worlds!

With its Open Core Interface, Rexroth is building a bridge between the PLC and IT worlds and gives users new freedoms. Norbert Sasse and Thomas Gabler report on the challenges encountered during development.

 


 
Safe and sure tightening

Safe and sure tightening

The powered machines built by Stihl have to stand up to real punishment. Tightening systems by Rexroth ensure that they do just that.

 


 
Steel giant with a delicate touch

Steel giant with a delicate touch

Straightening huge workpieces powerfully and precisely – and cutting energy use by 80 percent. The result of joint development.

 
 

 
Printing smart objects

Printing smart objects

PolyIC produces transparent conductive films using the web-fed printing process – with a multitude of applications. The IndraMotion system solution provides the necessary manufacturing precision.

 


 
Overhead underground

Overhead underground

The Redbore 30 boxhole drill recovers ore deposits that would not be accessible using classical mining methods. Its direct hydraulic drive makes it compact, light and extremely powerful.

 


 
Four spindles counter standstills

Four spindles counter standstills

The processing center at an Italian manufacturer of special-purpose machinery really cranks it up with Rexroth components.

 


 
A perfect composition

A perfect composition

Chain conveyor systems help to transport securely packed Magnum ice cream to people with a sweet tooth, all around the world.

 


 
Space-saving development

Space-saving development

Solomatic, a Danish company specializing in custom machinery, cracks tough nuts with planetary screw assemblies.

 
 

 

A case for true specialists

When building the La Yesca hydroelectric plant in Mexico, not only were the technical challenges in the limelight for Bosch Rexroth. Differences in languages and time zones made it necessary to install clever organizational structures from the very outset.

 


 

Working on the Ground

A revolution in wing construction: Airbus turns manufacturing from vertical to horizontal.

 


 

Endurance Test

Simply flexible: The Wintershall company, Germany’s largest producer of petroleum and natural gas, tests a Rexroth electro-hydraulic drive for down hole pumps.

 


 

Lets get closer

When developing a new pneumatic valve, the most unlikely solution turned out to be the best. Developers Christophe Champouillon and Wolf Gerecke report on why the AV03 valve unit can be close both to the actuator and to the customer.

 


 

Adaptive Efficency

A manufacturer of agricultural equipment, Foton Lovol, is equipping its enhanced-performance tractors with a modified electro-hydraulic hitch actuator. This helps to boost the efficiency of its prime movers.

 


 

High-speed rotogravure printing

With the “Aurora” series of rotogravure presses its manufacturer, Cerutti, rings in the start of the modular age for magazine and catalog printing

 


 

Lean Line

Components that are both thin and stable are in great demand in today’s automotive industry. That is why hydroforming is becoming increasingly popular for manufacturing closed, tube-like profiles and sheet metal parts. Gräbener Maschinentechnik is banking on Rexroth’s latest control technology.

 
 

 
Less is more

Less is more

PCMC’s flexographic press – named “Fusion” – scores points with shorter set-up times and less waste product, thanks in part to Bosch Rexroth technology.

 


 

New lightness

The largest yacht ever built with lightweight materials is pointing the way to the future of shipbuilding. Also on board are leading-edge hydraulic systems made by Rexroth.

 


 

Actively implementing change

The staff at Deutz AG has introduced lean production methods to their daily work routines by implementing the Rexroth EcoShape tubular framing system. They are now able to assemble new equipment simply and quickly in a dedicated workshop

 


 

On the stick

The John Lewis Company, a Canadian manufacturer of the sticks used in ice cream bars, cuts energy consumption by 70 percent in one process step thanks to variable-speed pump drives.

 


 

Keeping things taut!

When developing the electromechanical punch head for its new TruPunch 3000, Trumpf Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH & Co. KG sought cooperation with Bosch Rexroth. Werner Erlenmaier and Stefan Büttner of the Trumpf organization report on the questions they posed and the answers they got.

 


 

System with perfect proportions

High productivity in a small package. SMI satisfies this demand, put forth by the solar collector industry, with an automation concept devised by Rexroth and incorporating a number of different technologies.

 


 

Reliability writ large

Chinese engine manufacturer CSSC-MES Diesel has adopted modular systems and halved delivery periods for its large marine diesel engines.

 
 

 

Harmony at high speed

ERLAS builds a fully automatic manufacturing system for the automotive industry, incorporating laser cells that combine various joining technologies. This multi-technology automation solution made by Rexroth ensures that everything meshes perfectly, even when cycles are short.

 


 

Picking up platforms piggyback

A specially engineered ship can lift and transport offshore superstructures weighing 48,000 tons. This concept reduces both costs and the risks involved.

 


 

Freed from its chains

Incorporating the latest in technology, the Ingenio Sucroalcoholero Aguai SA facility in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, is turning sugarcane into ethanol, sugar and electricity. Bosch Rexroth has supplied a fully hydraulic drive system that assures smooth, trouble-free operation.

 


 
 Speed, power and precision

Speed, power and precision

70 strokes per minute. 80 meganewtons of power. Exact to the millimeter. This is how a gigantic forge shapes hot steel in China.

 


 

High-pressure molding

The e-bike, e-automobile, e-motorcycle: They all need ceramic battery cases. With its high-efficiency isostatic presses, Dorst Technologies responds to this tremendous demand.

 


 

Better in pairs

The new generation of the Uniloy Milacron blow molding machines is even safer and more efficient with technology made by Rexroth.

 
 

 

A phoenix from the ashes

Since its renovation, Moscow’s Bolshoi Theater embodies the ideal symbiosis of tradition and modernism. Outwardly it projects the glory of Imperial Russia; behind the scenes, Rexroth stage technology keeps performances running like clockwork.

 


 

Meters in motion

A Chinese energy company depends on an individualized solution drawn from the TS 2plus modular system for the final inspection of its electricity meters

 


 

Up with the sun

Fighting cost pressure with automation solutions: for greater availability and simpler setup in the solar industry.

 


 

Enhanced cycle efficiency

With maximum flexibility, minimum setup times and extremely short non-productive times, rotary indexing machines like the Winema RV 10 Flexmaster are breaking into the domain of cam-controlled machines.

 


 

Constant flow

On Lake Lucerne, a catamaran sets course for tomorrow. One key to its success is Marex OS II.

 


 

Doubly safe

The Deriner Dam is one of Europe’s largest – and thanks to Rexroth hydraulics one of the safest as well.

 


 

Printer's angel

Müller Martini is turning the market for packaging printing on its head: offset printing machines are expanding into new applications.

 
 

 

The great ascend

An innovative, continuous jacking system developed by Rexroth makes installing and maintaining offshore wind farms even safer, more reliable and more efficient.

 


 

Forward roll

Ortic is the only company in the world to use a 3-D principle in its roll former design. In this interview, company founder Lars Ingvarsson talks about Ortic’s development history and the partnership with Rexroth.

 


 

Colorful diversity

Thousands of lipsticks are produced every hour, all around the world. In the manufacturing lines built by Weckerle GmbH, the Rexroth VarioFlow chain conveyor system supplies input materials without interruption.

 


 

Traversing slopes

The LinsiTrak can mow any lawn, even on the most extreme slopes. Company owner and engineer Werner Müller explains his hydrostatic drive concept.

 


 

Turbocharged HDD manufacture

Throughput boosted by twenty-five percent and maintenance effort reduced. These are the achievements of a Rexroth linear motion system used to produce hard disk drives for entertainment electronics.

 


 

Robots reach for the chocolates

The Cama Group adds value to its packaging line with multi-robot operation in a single machine. Rexroth drive and control technology guarantees an efficient, reliable and easily expandable production process.

 


 

Big Benny in the ring

A pioneering technical innovation: One of the biggest cranes in the world positions loads accurate down to the millimeter.

 
 

 

Ice-cold cost cutting

GB Glace, an ice cream manufacturer in Sweden, has slashed costs and boosted process quality with a decentralized pneumatic concept.

 


 

The Panama Canal for all ships

The Panama Canal is being expanded and fitted with new, water-saving locks. Rexroth is delivering all the drive-related components needed for the rolling gates. They help ensure the canal’s uninterrupted operation.

 


 

Solar cells from a printing press

A high-accuracy drive and control system cuts costs and boosts efficiency in solar cell production – thanks to Rexroth’s shaftless motion control system.

 


 

Behind the scenes

Sophisticated stage technology built by Rexroth makes the Kodály Concert and Conference Center in Pécs a quick-change artist and an acoustic gem.

 


 

Paving machines

A uniform concept for hydraulic and electrical components. A modern production strategy nudges the new series of Dynapac paving machines into the fast lane.

 


 

An upstanding surf rider

Barge Master BV, a Dutch company, has installed Rexroth heave compensation to enhance the usefulness and deployability of offshore cranes.

 


 

Thrifty cutting

Giant Ring Cutter: An innovative cutting process devised by PTZ Weidner cuts resource use tremendously. Company president Andreas Weidner explains how this fast and thrifty saw came into being.

 
 

 

One line, every option

High-tech entertainment electronics – from diminutive MP3 players to large LED screens – are what Blusens Global Corporation manufactures on its new, automated line. And it has to be one thing above all: flexible.

 


 

Quiet, please!

Special tooth geometry reduces noise in external gear pumps. The SILENCE PLUS innovation offers numerous advantages in practice and can reduce system costs for customers.

 


 

Simple assembly

Standardized aluminum profiles simplify assembling solar systems. That saves time and money.

 


 

Quick change artist

A new screen printing line built by Kammann minimizes the time needed to change out the inking unit and thus saves money.