Plant & Works Engineering
ESAB plans to become independent, Publicly traded company

ESAB’s parent company, Colfax Corporation, intends to separate its ESAB fabrication technology business and its specialty medical technology businesses into two separate, independent and publicly-traded companies.

Investment set for 'superdeduction' boost for manufacturers - Make UK survey

Water pumps and the Europe-wide opportunity for huge energy savings

igus joins global automation body Profibus & Profinet International (PI)

Keeping noise under control

Noise in the workplace poses significant risks to people’s hearing. Without the right tools and equipment to understand noise levels in your workplace, you could be leaving employees open to suffering from hearing loss. PWE’s Andy Pye reports.

How to keep gearbox maintenance to a minimum

Marek Lukaszczyk* explains how gearbox manufacturers help reduce downtime and keep maintenance to a minimum.

Automatic lubricators ensure reliable conveyor motor bearings

By installing automatic lubricators for bearings on its conveyor drive motors and belt pulleys, an opencast mine in Hungary has seen a range of benefits, including prevention of unplanned downtime, longer bearing life and reduced repair work. PWE reports

Waste not want not

Thomas Marks, AEMT Secretary, looks at how the service and repair sector can help operators of electrical equipment to reduce running costs and their environmental impact at the same time.

Talking Industry: Small steps, big benefits

The theme of the third in the series of Talking Industry online panel discussions organised by DFA Media, the publisher of PWE, was Industrial Networks, IIoT and Communications. The session chairman Andy Pye reports on the event

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