Posts tagged as Mechanical Technology

Surge protection for elevators

Although lift manufacturers take measures to reduce bulk current injection into lift cabling and technology to an acceptable level, these measures cannot prevent conducted transients from damaging the lift. Given that the peripheral units of lifts, such as floor panels or floor displays, are connected to prewired plug-in connecting cables, surge protective devices are only […]

Local launch a “logical” move

  As a leader in pneumatics and automation, and owing to its global market share of 32%, the launch of SMC Pneumatics in South Africa was a logical and opportunistic move. By subscribing to the Japanese philosophy of Kaizen and with its roots proudly placed in its Japanese heritage, SMC offers high quality solutions while keeping […]