Engineering

Renesas Advanced Automotive SoC Adopted by Continental for Its Body High-Performance Computer

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:00pm

Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced that Continental has adopted Renesas high-performance Renesas R-Car M3 System-on-Chip (SoC) for its first-generation Body High-Performance Computer (HPC).

Key Points: 
  • Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced that Continental has adopted Renesas high-performance Renesas R-Car M3 System-on-Chip (SoC) for its first-generation Body High-Performance Computer (HPC).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200707005241/en/
    Renesas Advanced Automotive R-Car M3 Adopted by Continental for Its Body High-Performance Computer (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The R-Car M3 supports over-the-air (OTA) software updates with the highest level of security and functional safety, making it possible to centrally control automotive software updates.
  • The first generation of Continentals Body High-Performance Computer using the high-performance R-Car SoC is already going into production at a global vehicle manufacturer.
  • I am delighted that Continental has recognized our commitment and adopted the R-Car M3 for use in their Body HPC.

Walter Isaacson Interviews MIT President Emerita Susan Hockfield on Overcoming the COVID-19 “Diagnostics Deficit” and How Convergence of Biology and Technology Will Drive 21st Century Innovation

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:00pm

Dr. Hockfield is author of the new book The Living Machine: How Biology will Build the Next Technology Revolution.

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  • Dr. Hockfield is author of the new book The Living Machine: How Biology will Build the Next Technology Revolution.
  • From then on, I just discovered so many new technologies emerging from the convergence of biology with engineering and the hard sciences.
  • Its an exciting story and I think it is going to be the technology story of the 21st century.
  • The countries that have managed to control the coronavirus are countries that have been able to track and trace.

Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) Names New President

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:00pm

Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR), the world leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), today announced the appointment of Sren E. Nielsen as the new president of the Denmark-based company.

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  • Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR), the world leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), today announced the appointment of Sren E. Nielsen as the new president of the Denmark-based company.
  • As president of MiR, Sren will carry on the passion, innovation and vision that brought MiR to this point.
  • Press photos of Sren E. Nielsen, President of Mobile Industrial Robots from August 1st, 2020
    Press photos from the internal employee meeting where the message was passed on to the employees.
  • Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) develops and markets the industrys most advanced line of collaborative and safe autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) that quickly, easily and cost-effectively manage internal logistics, freeing employees for higher-value activities.

Essig Acquires Performance Tool and Forms Essig MFG

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 3:00pm

As part of the acquisition, Essig Manufacturing LLC (Essig MFG) was established.

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  • As part of the acquisition, Essig Manufacturing LLC (Essig MFG) was established.
  • Essig MFG adds manufacturing capabilities to Essigs offerings, allowing it to provide design-build services, from initial design to production.
  • Greg Carney, founder of Performance Tool and general manager of the newly-formed Essig MFG commented, We are pleased to join Essig, an organization which shares our values centered on offering best-in-class solutions.
  • Essig companies include Essig Research, Essig PLM, and Essig MFG.

ASSA ABLOY Joins Zigbee Alliance Board of Directors

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:05pm

The Zigbee Alliance , an organization of hundreds of companies creating, maintaining, and delivering open, global standards for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced ASSA ABLOY Group the global leader in access solutions has joined the Alliances Board of Directors.

Key Points: 
  • The Zigbee Alliance , an organization of hundreds of companies creating, maintaining, and delivering open, global standards for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced ASSA ABLOY Group the global leader in access solutions has joined the Alliances Board of Directors.
  • As a major manufacturer of residential and commercial access solutions, our product lines depend on efficient, reliable, and secure communications to operate effectively, said Martin Huddart, Head of Smart Residential, ASSA ABLOY.
  • In August 2000, ASSA ABLOY acquired Yale, one of the best-known and most-respected names in the industry since 1840.
  • The Zigbee Alliance board of directors is comprised of executives from Amazon , Apple , ASSA ABLOY , Comcast , Google , Huawei , IKEA , The Kroger Co. , LEEDARSON , Legrand , Lutron Electronics , NXP Semiconductors , Resideo , Schneider Electric , Signify (formerly Philips Lighting), Silicon Labs , SmartThings , Somfy , STMicroelectronics , Texas Instruments , Tuya , and Wulian .

Jan Fan Releases Six New Products

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 2:30pm

Jan Fan , a Hunter Industrial Fan company specializing in a variety of industrial and mobile work fans, announces the release of six new products.

Key Points: 
  • Jan Fan , a Hunter Industrial Fan company specializing in a variety of industrial and mobile work fans, announces the release of six new products.
  • Additionally, Jan Fan is now able to offer its products internationally with a 240-volt, 50-hertz motor to accommodate customers across the globe.
  • Our new products will provide customers with a variety of direct lighting and airflow options, said Brian Salem, National Sales Manager for Jan Fan.
  • Jan Fan, which has been in operation for more than 60 years, was acquired by Hunter Fan Company in 2019.

Trans-Tec to Expand Reseller Relationship to Increase Both Geography and Aegis’ FactoryLogix Solution Footprint

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:30pm

In addition to expanding the sales region to include eight countries in Asia, TransTechnology Pte Ltd will sell FactoryLogix for use with the entire Trans-Tec placement equipment offering.

Key Points: 
  • In addition to expanding the sales region to include eight countries in Asia, TransTechnology Pte Ltd will sell FactoryLogix for use with the entire Trans-Tec placement equipment offering.
  • Additionally, this can also lead to a path to full MES providing reference designator level traceability.
  • We are very honored and pleased to see our relationship with Trans-Tec expand further, both geographically and equipment.
  • Aegis has international sales and support offices in Germany, UK, and China, and partners with more than 37 manufacturing equipment suppliers.

The UNH-IOL Launches New Automotive Audio Bus Testing Services for In-Vehicle Audio Devices

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 3:00pm

The UNH-IOL will serve as the industrys first laboratory for A2B conformance testing, which is an essential element of the broader A2B ecosystem.

Key Points: 
  • The UNH-IOL will serve as the industrys first laboratory for A2B conformance testing, which is an essential element of the broader A2B ecosystem.
  • A2B is a low-latency digital audio bus that transmits audio and control data together with clock and power over a single unshielded twisted pair cable.
  • To learn more about the UNH-IOLs Automotive Audio Bus Testing Services please visit the A2B Testing Services page .
  • UNH-IOLs services fit the needs of the market, while maintaining broad, comprehensive interoperability and conformance testing of networking, data, telecommunications, and storage products.

Two-wheeler Starter Motor Market 2019-2023 | Demand For Premium Motorcycles To Boost Growth | Technavio

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:30pm

Our two-wheeler starter motor market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our two-wheeler starter motor market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies the development of integrated starter-generator for two-wheelers as one of the prime reasons driving the two-wheeler starter motor market growth during the next few years.
  • Two-wheeler Starter Motor Market 2019-2023: Vendor Analysis
    We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the two-wheeler starter motor market, including some of the vendors such as BRISE Starter Motors & Alternators, Lucas TVS, Mitsuba, Varroc Group, and Zhejiang Haiwei Electric Appliances.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the two-wheeler starter motor market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
  • Two-wheeler Starter Motor Market 2019-2023: Key Highlights

Snap-on Incorporated to Webcast 2020 Second Quarter Results Conference Call

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 12:30pm

Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE: SNA) will release 2020 second quarter and six month results prior to the market open on Friday, July 31, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE: SNA) will release 2020 second quarter and six month results prior to the market open on Friday, July 31, 2020.
  • A conference call to discuss the results will be held at 10:00 a.m.
  • The conference call audio and accompanying slides will be webcast live via the Internet.
  • To access the call, visit https://www.snapon.com/EN/Investors/Investor-Events and click on the link to the webcast.