Reason to celebrate at the Scottish machine tool builder Tooltec: Its offshore inspection device is the winner of the Manus Award 2019, Already for the ninth time Igus awarded this prize for the creative use of high-performance plastics in warehousing technology. Second place went to a floating catamaran, third place to an assistance system, with which also people with physical mobility restrictions can drive a car.
Hannover Messe Hall 22, Stand D43
Leverage power reserves along the entire product life cycle of machines and systems - that is what the Industrial division of Schaeffler on the theme of this year's trade fair appearance. The company shows how industrial intelligence leads to reduced aggregate development times, uprated machines, more flexible and reliable production, and cost savings thanks to extended maintenance intervals.
At slewing bearings A high degree of reliability must be ensured - after all, components with an outside diameter of up to 6100 mm in diameter and a weight of up to 20 t can only be replaced with great effort. at Rodriguez offers the corresponding know-how for large-dimensioned ball and roller slewing connections, sprockets and slewing drives.
On the 20. October 2018 at 03: 45 CEST launched the four-part spacecraft Bepi Colombo in the launcher Ariane 5 their journey to Mercury. On board: rolling bearings of the Minebea Mitsumi Subsidiary Cerobear. The launch of the space mission took place in Kourou (French Guiana).
Hannover Messe Hall 22, Stand D19
NKE Austria introduces burnished bearings with improved wear and tear behavior. The burnishing also protects against environmental influences. In particular, in critical applications such as in transmissions of wind turbines this is a cost-effective measure to extend the service life.
IE hall 2, booth G-111
The Linear Bearings from Dr. Tretter together with ground shafts form a precise linear guide without stroke limitation. The manufacturer offers a wide range of different variants - in cylindrical and flanged versions or integrated in housing bearing units. Designers can thus solve many linear motion tasks cost-effectively.