Understand Quality Validations for Injection Molded Components

When working to validate injection molded components, it is essential to understand how your supplier will address how they can assist you with validation activities by sharing their expertise, experience and previous validation processes. Your company 510K application is a pre-market submission made to the FDA. This is done to demonstrate a device is safe,

Advantech and Inventec form joint venture

Inventec, a leading design and manufacturing service provider of notebook computers, servers, and mobile devices and Advantech, a worldwide leader in Industrial Intelligent Systems, jointly announced on March 22nd that they will enter a strategic alliance agreement to form a new company, AIMobile Co. Ltd. Capital contributions to the joint venture will be in the form

ADLINK recognizes Sealevel Systems, Inc. with Partner of the Year award

ADLINK Technology, a leading global provider of cloud-based services, intelligent gateways, and embedded building blocks for edge devices that enable the Internet of Things (IoT), has selected Sealevel Systems, Inc. as a 2015 Channel Partner of the Year. The announcement came at ADLINK’s recent National Sales Meeting for its Americas region held in Newport Beach,

Ametek announces two acquisitions

AMETEK, Inc. has announced that it has completed two acquisitions: Brookfield Engineering, the world’s leading manufacturer of viscometers and rheometers, and ESP/SurgeX, a leader in energy intelligence and power protection solutions. Brookfield Engineering Brookfield offers a complete range of viscometers and rheometers as well as instrumentation to analyze texture and powder flow. Its products are

Kaman and Rittal enter distribution agreement

Kaman Distribution Group, distributors of industrial products and services, and Rittal, a company that provides enclosures, power distribution, climate control, IT infrastructure, software and services, recently entered into a national distribution agreement. Founded in 1961, Rittal has grown to more than 10,000 employees in 70 countries, with production on four continents. The company’s effective solutions

What will the Industrial Internet of Things mean to manufacturers?

by LESLIE LANGNAU, Managing Editor How will the IIoT affect manufacturing operations and processes? Experts weigh in. The words—the Internet of Things (IoT), Industry 4.0, or the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) are new. But the goal is not new—use data from machinery and equipment to improve overall manufacturing performance, efficiency, more uptime and lower

AMETEK MICROjammer Blowers offer precise control of air flow for your air-pillow packaging equipment

AMETEK’s MICROjammer™ series of high-performance, variable-speed brushless DC blowers may be a near-perfect choice of air mover for your air pillow packager. Historically the most compact and efficient unit in its class, the latest state-of-the-art version with full-wave controller allows an unparalleled amount of end user functional control, integrated directly into the blower itself. No