SREM Technologies - New manufacturer of Ultrasonic CouplantFLUXO US-3 and FLUXO US-9 are high-performance couplants for all ultrasonic application.
· medium viscosity gel
· excellent corrosion protection - Better multi-metal corrosion inhibition than most UT couplants.
· Slow drying for extended inspection time.
· Reduced surface tension provides fast wetting.
· Water Soluble: easier to remove by wet or by dry wiping or water wash.
· Environment and operator friendly = NON DANGEROUS components.
· Lower residue than most UT couplants.
FLUXO US-3 is free f...Read More.
Removing the Risk of Confined Space Entry with RoboticsPossibly becoming most well known for their role in searching for victims in the rubble of what used to be the World Trade Center after the September 11 attack, Eddyfi Technologies robots have built a solid reputation for providing visual access into areas otherwise unreachable. With deep roots in power generation, oil & gas and petrochemical, and municipal water sectors, our remotely operated crawlers are routinely deployed for visual testing of capital assets and critical components in environments too da...Read More.
KiloX Robots Inspect Industrial SitesKiloX, a Chinese startup focused on developing robots that inspect industrial facilities, has raised several tens of million yuan ($3 million to $4.6 million) from an angel round led by Plum Ventures, the company said.
Founded in 2019, KiloX is a tech company that researches mobile robots, industrial computer vision and ways to utilize the internet of things technologies. By using its inspection robots, the company provides total solutions and customized services to clients to help ensure the safet...Read More.
Sarcos Robotics Conducts First Field Demonstrations of Guardian XTSarcos Robotics ("Sarcos"), a leader in the development of robotic systems that augment humans to enhance productivity and safety, today announced it has successfully completed its first product demonstrations of real-world use cases in the field using the company’s Guardian® XT™ highly dexterous mobile robotic system—a significant milestone on the path to product commercialization, which is expected by the end of 2022. These field demonstrations were conducted both in the Pacific Northwest and in Southern ...Read More.
Nexxis Wins WHS Award for Inspection TechnologyNexxis has been recognised at the IFAP CGU SafeWay Awards, winning an award for its innovative technology revolutionising worker safety in industrial environments.
The Innovation in WHS Award, received at a gala event at the Crown Towers on Friday evening, recognises Nexxis’s Magneto-EX technology – the world’s first ex-rated robotic crawler.
Developed by Nexxis, the Magneto platform is a versatile, spider-like, climbing inspection robot able to negotiate hazardous and confined space inspections, with...Read More.
Nordson to Acquire NDC TechnologiesNordson Corporation (Nasdaq: NDSN) has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of the NDC Technologies business, a leading global provider of precision measurement solutions for in-line manufacturing process control, from Spectris plc (SXS: LSE). The acquisition expands Nordson’s test and inspection platform into new end markets and adjacent technologies. The all-cash transaction, subject to customary post-closing adjustments, is valued at $180 million.
"We are excited to welcome NDC Technologi...Read More.
Edmund Optics Named Distributor for Everix Ultra-Thin FiltersEverix has partnered with Edmund Optics to provide global access to its growing ultra-thin optical filter product line. With this, Edmund Optics becomes the exclusive distributor of the entire selection of Everix ultra-thin filters, which are in-stock and ready to ship worldwide.
Everix Ultra-Thin Shortpass Filters are constructed from layers of ultra-thin polymers and dyes that deliver the same performance as thick traditional filters but in a compact, flexible filter design.
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Sarcos Robotics Names Pine Environmental an Official Distribution PartnerSarcos Robotics ("Sarcos"), a leader in the development of robotic systems that augment humans to enhance productivity and safety, and Pine Environmental Services LLC, a professional services company providing equipment for environmental monitoring, nondestructive testing (NDT), visual inspection, and continuous emissions monitoring (CEMS), today announced an agreement in which Pine Environmental will become an official distributor of the award-winning Guardian® S remote visual inspection and surveillance r...Read More.
Game of Drones: Mining InspectionWith safety the driving factor, ALS continue to integrate inspection approaches that improve safety without tradeoffs to the inspection itself – whether that be from a productivity, quality or financial perspective.
In modern inspection applications, unmanned aerial systems are no longer considered novelty – having found practical utilisation across inspections within the mining sector.
Drones, as they are most frequently referred to, offer compelling benefits, landing them in prime position ...Read More.
Novosound Wins Contracts from Major Industrial SuppliersScottish remote sensor specialist Novosound has secured a series of global customer wins, with the Glasgow-based startup led by Dave Hughes converting sales in the aerospace, oil and gas, power generation, and nuclear sectors. Recent contract wins include international energy company Uniper and, in the aerospace sector, BAE Systems and GE Aviation.
CEO and co-founder Dave Hughes, who featured on a panel at the Boeing Innovation Forum in Glasgow earlier this month, said: "The team and I are really please...Read More.