Top 3 trends for Indian manufacturing sector in 2021

With India expected to be among the top three manufacturing destinations before 2025, Masatomo Nishizaki, BU Head – Smart Manufacturing, NEC Corporation India, predicts top three manufacturing trends to watch out for in 2021. Read more...

TATA-Indian Institute Skills to provide training on factory automation

With automation gaining traction, skills will be a crucial differentiator. Automation and robotics are relatively new age tech and this endeavour will add more strength to the adaption and development of new technologies. Read more...

Polymer telescopic guide from igus saves 64 per cent weight

The first telescopic guide is completely made of high-performance polymer. Compared to the drylin NT-35 telescopic rail, it is 64 per cent lighter with the same extension length. Read more...

igus energy chain helps guide heavy cables mount quickly

The igus e-loop has an alternative to the service loop. The three-dimensional energy supply system combines the advantages of a polymer energy chain with a high strength pull rope. The rope absorbs the tensile forces inside the chain and transmits them to the mounting brackets. This means that the cables remain completely strain-relieved. Read more...

With increased voltage igus chainflex bus cable saves costs

The cables with the same voltage level can be laid directly next to each other. It is now no longer necessary to separate the cables and that can reduce the size of the chain and cut down on the installation work required for separators. Read more...

igus develops new xiros film guide roller for labelling technology

The new black guide roller with smooth-running polymer ball bearings saves up to 48 per cent weight and 42 per cent mass inertia. The new application was developed by the company based on a customer enquiry. Read more...

CG Power and Industrial Solutions unveils 7th motor manufacturing facility for Smart LV Motors

The new facility will manufacture Smart Electric Motors from 75 kW to 1000 kW. Read more...

Stainless steel industry seeks to reduce import duty on key raw materials

This move is expected to catalyse Make in India and also will spur the domestic market. Read more...

High steel prices hammering growth of Indian forging industry: AIFI

Steel is the basic raw material for the forging industry and typically constitutes 60-65% of the ex-factory value of forgings. Association of Indian Forging Industry (AIFI) urges government to ban exports of steel and iron ore for the next six to eight months. Read more...

Igus develops product for use in multifunctional armchairs and seats

The drylin W linear/pivot guide allows users to move trays or displays forwards and backwards linearly as well as to rotate them using a bearing Read more...