Doves Farm
119411

Seminar will explain the benefits of robot automation to SMEs

September 2014 in News by Publisher

ABB Robotics will be presenting a simple approach to introducing robot automation at a combined seminar and workshop event at its Milton Keynes offices on Wednesday 5 November. Aimed especially at UK SMEs, the event will provide a simple step-by-step guide to introducing robot automation to the factory floor.

Read the rest of this entry »

119394

Flash steam recovery trims Biomar’s gas bill around 10%

September 2014 in News by Publisher

Biomar Grangemouth has sliced between 9% and 10% off its annual gas bill with the help of a system to recover energy from flash steam that would otherwise be lost to atmosphere. The aquaculture manufacturer says that the energy savings alone mean that the Flash Recovery Energy Management Equipment (FREME) engineered system from Spirax Sarco has paid for itself around 10 times in the four years since installation.

Read the rest of this entry »

119407

INDEX REVEALS MARGINAL FALL IN COST OF ENERGY

September 2014 in News by Publisher

Energy prices have slipped a further 2% in the first quarter of 2014, sitting marginally higher than they were 12 months ago, latest data from the Lorien Energy Index (LEI) has revealed.

The Lorien Energy Index, which is produced by Lorien Engineering Solutions, monitors the overall cost of energy for business users. It enables companies of all sizes to make sense of their current energy consumption and look at ways they can make savings in the future.

Read the rest of this entry »

119366

Hanovia Opens UV Application Centre in China?

September 2014 in News by Publisher

Ultraviolet (UV) treatment specialist Hanovia has launched a new UV Application Centre in Shanghai, China. Serving as an R&D centre of excellence for research into the science of UV for new and emerging applications worldwide, the centre will directly support existing and future requirements in Hanovia’s traditional markets for food & beverage, pharmaceutical and high purity water.

Read the rest of this entry »

Preferred_Packaging_L_Sealer

KernPack signs exclusive distribution deal with Preferred Packaging

September 2014 in News by Publisher

KernPack has become the UK’s sole distributor for packaging equipment manufacturer Preferred Packaging. The new agreement will see KernPack offering the Italian firm’s complete rangeof film packaging machines, shrink tunnels and solutions. Preferred Packaging is already well known throughout the world for its high-quality engineering and competitive prices with over 5,000 customers, including Del Monté, Coca-Cola, Tetra Pak and Findus.

Read the rest of this entry »

119402

Walsall Engineering Group provide ‘Single Source Solutions’

September 2014 in News by Publisher

The Walsall Engineering Group will be attending PPMA 2014, displaying details of their comprehensive specialist engineering services that can provide ‘a single source solution’ to the food, beverage, pharmaceutical and packaging industries.

Read the rest of this entry »