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Swing handles help put the squeeze on litter

Swing handles and hinges from hardware manufacturer Industrilas have been specified in a smart wastebin.

Flax fibre replaces glass and carbon in honeycomb composite

EconCore, honeycomb sandwich producer, has collaborated with partner Flaxco, a division of Flipts & Dobbels, to make a new thermoplastic honeycomb sandwich panel.

Chemique Adhesives appoints new technical service manager

Chemique Adhesives has appointed William Lewendon to be technical service manager.

Laser welding development lowers cost of big steel fabrications

An innovative welding process that reduces energy input by up to 80% compared with conventional joining processes has been developed by a Fraunhofer Institute in Germany.

Alloy Wire invests in new warehouse

Alloy Wire International (AWI) has set its sights on future growth after it announced work had begun on a new warehouse in the Black Country.

Biometric locking from EMKA for server racks and electronic cabinets

EMKA offers a biometric “at the door” system for data centre racking and other sensitive data applications as well as for vulnerable industrial situations.

FDB Bullet style lift-off hinges for cabinets and panels

Bullet style – or otherwise “corner” or “torpedo” hinges, from the FDB Online store, are so named because of their shape and ability to fit right up to the corner of a panel.

Mark Andy Print Products to represent Lohmann in print world

Mark Andy Print Products, the consumable and supplies division of the American narrow web press manufacturer, is now offering Lohmann products to printers and converters in the UK and Ireland.

Low-outgassing conformal coating for aerospace electronics

Dymax Dual-Cure 9771 conformal coating was developed to meet the stringent requirements within the aerospace and defence industry, including Mil-Std 883 Method 5011.

Bollhoff develops rivet nut fastening combined with assembly solutions for EV battery packs

Böllhoff has developed the Rivkle Seal Ring range of blind rivet nuts and studs with integrated and captive sealing function for battery pack applications.

ESL returns after two-year hiatus

The one-day engineering exhibition Engineering Solutions Live returned to the National Motor Museum in Gaydon on 24 March.

Bumax contributes to the next generation of maintenance-free tidal turbines after successful pilot in France

Swedish specialist fastener maker Bumax supplied premium stainless steel fasteners to a pilot hydropower project in France.