Roll forming line for metal mesh baskets

The Roll forming line converts coils of steel strip to ready-made reinforcements for metal mesh baskets. The reinforcements are neatly delivered to a transfer station, where they are automatically collected for the next step in the production process. The highly automated Roll forming line can be operated with minimum manpower. The Siemens PLC system controls… Read more

NEN3140 at Thermaflex

An interview with Technical Services manager, Jeroen Ritman. In Waalwijk, on the industrial area next to the Meuse River, we find a company that can rightfully call itself the market leader for smart solutions in heat and cold transportation. Thermaflex is a family-run company that celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2016. Over the past four… Read more

Ignition Scada & MES Software

Tilburg,  1 september 2014 After an intensive training of our guys in Sacramento California, we are proud to announce that we became “Certified Integrator” for the Ignition SCADA and MES software. We will be able to apply the gained knowledge directly in the realization of the new french fries line at the  Agristo plant in Tilburg. The Agristo Technicians as well as our own engineers are very excited from the… Read more

Eltra exhibiting at the WOTS

The exhibition drive technology in the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht has a new name: “World of Sience & Technology”. You can visit us in the “Partner Pavilion” of Bosch Rexroth. Register for a free ticket with this link WOTS • 30 SEPTEMBER T/M 3 OKTOBER JAARBEURS UTRECHT

Torque Motors IndraDyn T

The IndraDyn T Torque Motors are liquid-cooled servomotors, optimized for high torque (up to 13,800 Nm). The stator includes a three-phase motor winding and the rotor is equipped with permanent magnets. Specific application areas for these engines are indexing tables and ballscrews in CNC machines. But more often these compact engines find their way into… Read more

MES system at DSM Dyneema

“Finally we can trend our critical process parameters” “Providing reliable data on critical process parameters to assure product quality and to enable continuous improvement of our UD production facilities”. Herman Bruns, Operations Manager Fiber Solutions at DSM Dyneema in Heerlen, explains the objective, when management decided to upgrade their UD production equipment with state of… Read more

Industrial Control Panels “UL listed mark”

UL 508A, the standard for Safety of Industrial Control Panels If your machinery or equipment needs to enter the North American market, then take no risks and have your control panels complied with the UL508A. The latest version of the NEC (national electric code) contains the article 409.