2013-05-10: Tata Steel is trialling a novel thermocouple from ABB that generates the energy needed to drive it from the heat in the surrounding process. Combining this energy harvesting technology with wireless communications effectively eliminates the need to run any wires to or from the device.
2013-05-09: Newtech Limited, a leading UK supplier of ultrasonic cutting systems, has joined ABB Robotics’ exclusive Authorized Value Provider network. The accreditation was granted in recognition of Newtech’s achievements in expanding the original core portfolio of ultrasonic cutting systems and machine manufacturing. Newtech is dedicated to developing automated technology that is specially designed for efficient operation and increased productivity.
2013-05-08: New energy efficient approach to the capture and reuse of regenerative braking energy scoops award in Electrification category
2013-04-30: ABB confirms its position as number one supplier promoting functional safety in oil and gas industry. With the final Safety Execution Centres (SECs) in its global network set to be TÜV-certified within the next 18 months, ABB is confirming its position as the number one supplier promoting functional safety in the oil and gas industry. To date, some eleven SECs out of ABB’s 20-strong global network are already certified.
2013-04-25: ABB’s UK robotics business has added Gloucester-based independent automation and robotics specialist, CKF Systems Ltd to its exclusive Authorised Value Provider network in the UK. The accreditation was awarded in recognition of CKF’s success in delivering integrated robotic solutions to the food industry that improve efficiencies and long term sustainability.
2013-04-25: Robotic & Drive Services, Ireland's leading robotic automation organization is running a unique open door two day event on the 16th & 17th May 2013, offering manufacturers the opportunity to discover how they can help them to transform their processes and increase their efficiencies..
2013-04-15: ABB helps shape success of Global Water Leakage Summit 2013
2013-04-15: The cost and complexity of configuring instruments in the field has now been significantly reduced following the introduction of ABB’s new lightweight and robust handheld configurator.
2013-04-15: ABB will be presenting a full range of products for water and wastewater treatment applications at stand E20 at the IWEX exhibition, NEC Birmingham, 16th-18th April 2013.