Machines

Save money, cut pollution

Making sure that waste recovery doesn’t waste money Environmental protection, recycling, sustainability, reducing CO2 emissions, waste treatment: these are all topics that are at the forefront of 21st century thinking by governments and responsible businesses such as machine makers. But at the heart of any discussion of these issues is the need to ensure that
Creators

Collaboration provides breakthrough in packaging-problem PCB

Last year, a Chinese PCB (printed circuit board) manufacturer had problems incorporating all required wiring into its products. The suppliers who were consulted were unable to resolve the problem. That was until Omron was called in to resolve the problem using special technology. Last year, when a Chinese manufacturer of PCBs went searching for new
Machines

The flexibility dream came true!

On the face of it, there are not many parallels between vehicle production and packaging machinery. However, the challenges are very similar, particularly in the increasing need to offer manufacturing versatility, dealing efficiently with different products. Mass production used to be a synonym for standardisation – “you can have any colour as long as it’s