Irish Manufacturing

Site search Advanced

Multi-echo tracking device ensures plant safety

Endress+Hauser’s new Levelflex FMP5x range of measurement devices use multi-echo tracking to provide safe, precise and efficient level measurement. With the introduction of new technology, Endress+... more
Machine Safety & Hazardous Area

Keeping hand-fed platen presses safe

A safety solution for hand-fed platen presses has been developed using an array of light beam sensors and a modular safety control monitoring system. The solution was a joint collaboration between ... more
Machine Safety & Hazardous Area

Programmable safety saves money

As programmable safety relays become more affordable and new regulations support their use, it makes perfect sense to deploy them more widely. Paul Considine of Wieland Electric considers the time ... more
Machine Safety & Hazardous Area

Labelling solution boosts food group’s profits

When Baxters Food Group’s old print and apply labelling system at its Colchester plant was ready for an upgrade, coding, marking and printing specialist, Domino Printing Sciences had a suitable ... more
Packaging Machinery & Labelling

Fresh food producer doubles packing rate

Ishida Europe has designed and installed a complete packing line for a fresh food producer, enabling three to four operators to produce prepared salads at up to 40 trays per minute, whilst automating ... more
Packaging Machinery & Labelling

X-ray inspection system brings sweet success

A confectionery firm has been able to achieve maximum quality control in the packing of pastilles and powdered drinks into bags by installing Ishida’s IX-EA-2161 X-ray inspection system and a DACS-W-... more
Packaging Machinery & Labelling

Labelling technology to meet modern demands

Mark Beauchamp, European marketing manager for Citizen Systems Europe, looks at the development of new technology in barcode labelling and explores how this can streamline operational processes in ... more
Packaging Machinery & Labelling

New weigh module for automated high-precision filling

Mettler Toledo has launched the new WMS high precision weigh module. It is made for fast and precise filling of pharmaceuticals and check weighing of parts or quantities. The WMS is said to be easy ... more
Weighing & Ingredient Technology

Finding the best weigh forward

Using statistical process control (SPC) analysis in a program of ­continuous monitoring and improvement can help manufacturers optimise product fill weights, allowing them to comply with regulatory ... more
Weighing & Ingredient Technology

Checkweigher suits small, light packages

Loma Systems, has launched its the CW3 400 UL, described as an accurate, ultra-light checkweigher. The CW3 400 UL is said to be suitable for small, lightweight packages or valuable products and ... more
Weighing & Ingredient Technology

Bulk resin transfer made fast and safe

A bulk solids handling system by Flexicon, has vastly improved the transfer of bulk resin in the ­production of an aqueous soap solution for speciality chemicals company ArrMaz Custom Chemicals. The ... more
Weighing & Ingredient Technology

Solving the challenges of the past

As the 3D product development technology industry is now around 30 years old, it’s a good time to take a look back at how far we’ve come. Reviewing developments is Gavin Quinlan, managing director of ... more
Learn From the Experts

Withstanding the tests of time

A supplier of power and distribution transformers, Wilson Power Solutions, has halved the time taken to test the transformers it builds each year by using a Cropico D08000 ohmmeter. The solution has ... more
Test & Measurement

Software successfully cuts testing times

National Instruments’ LabVIEW and TestStand have been used in the design and building of an automated manufacturing test system (MTS) for specialists in automated test solutions and wireless design, ... more
Test & Measurement

Extending the applications for impulse line blocking diagnosis

Modern digital flow transmitters combine advanced multivariable sensing technology and built-in computational capabilities, allowing intelligent diagnosis of impulse-line blocking conditions that can ... more
Flow & Level Control

Manufacturers still choosing Ireland

IDA Ireland has annouced several positive manufacturing industry developments.• Valeo, a specialist in automotive supplies is expanding its operations at its Valeo Vision Systems (VVS) ... more

New Irish warehousing body launched

The United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has announced the formation of the All Ireland Warehousing Association (AIWA).AIWA will embrace all companies in Northern Ireland and the Republic of ... more

Alere establishes International Business Service Centre in Galway

Ireland's Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton has announced that Alere, a leading global healthcare company headquartered in Massachusetts, US is establishing its ... more

Cutting edge new research facility

The newly-opened National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training (NIBRT) in Dublin, a global centre of excellence for training and research in biopharmaceuticals, is equipped with ... more

DSV shows commitment to life sciences

Transport and logistics specialist DSV Solutions was awarded the IEA Life Sciences Ireland Good Distribution Practice (GDP) Passport by the Irish Exporters Association (IEA). The GDP Passport Scheme ... more

Search for a product/supplier:
-April 2021+