All articles for "Mechatronics"


A growing view

The opera stage at Göteborgsoperan in Gothenburg, Sweden, is one of the world’s most technically advanced. In a new staging of the musical Kristina [...]
Mechatronics,Other industry,Other services,

ArcelorMittal orders customized actuators

ArcelorMittal Bremen GmbH has chosen SKF to customize and supply 30 electro­mechanical actuators for use in  its contin­uous steel caster. The order [...]
Design,Mechatronics,Metal industry,
Digital Technology

Inside look

Hungarian company Mediso’s innovative combination of two medical-imaging techniques is providing doctors with cutting-edge imagery of the human body.
Bearing units,Design,Machinery and equipment,Mechatronics,Medical,Other (bearing units),Reliability,Research and theory,
Engineering Competence

Swell solution

French technology firm Symétrie makes hexapods – parallel kinematic systems for testing products and simulating swell. The devices are in high demand [...]
Aerospace,Bearing units,Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Design,Machinery and equipment,Mechatronics,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Transportation & logistics,
Digital Technology

’Bot to trot

Scientists in Italy are developing a robotic horse to go where humans dare not tread.
Bearing units,Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Design,Machinery and equipment,Mechatronics,Simulation and software,Transportation & logistics,

Recovery mode

Söderhamn Eriksson designs machinery to help sawmills get the most out of their logs.
Design,Mechatronics,Other industry,Pulp and paper,Super-precision bearings,Toroidal roller bearings,

Optics made to measure

A Belgian high-tech optical/mechanical company sets its sights on the stars – and other heavenly bodies.     In 2004, when astronomers first observed [...]