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SDC-IBA 2019: Expression of interest

EE Publishers is pleased to announce South Africa’s Switchgear, Drives & Controls, and Intelligent Building Automation conference and exhibition, SDC-IBA 2019, taking place in Midrand, Johannesburg, on 5 and 6 March 2019. SDC-IBA 2019 will cover technical, technology, new developments, regulatory, standardisation, business and  application issues associated with switchgear, drives, automation and control  technology, to enhance the performance and efficiency of mining, […]

Optimising pasta packaging

In the world of pasta packaging, long pasta is particularly challenging, primarily because of the complexity of dosing different pasta formats. Omron recently assisted Martini Packaging to develop a new machine with faster operational speed and greater dosing precision. The architecture proposed by Omron enabled the company to use a single control system for distinct […]

Radar satellite launch successful

The Airbus-built PAZ radar satellite has been successfully launched and will be positioned at a 514 km orbit. The satellite is equipped with advanced active synthetic aperture radar (SAR) technology designed for high flexibility and the capability to operate in multiple modes with different image sizes and resolutions. It will take images 24/7 and in […]