The Turkish holding SiseCam decided to implement in its daughter company Trakya Glass Bulgaria JsC the ERP system of Microsoft Business Solutions - Navision. The factories in Targovishte, that are in process of construction, will manufacture flat glass and table glassware. The MBS Navision implementation project launched on March 14th, 2005 and will be carried out jointly by Team VISION experts from company offices in Bulgaria and Turkey.The project started with 18 users and the modules: General Ledger, Purchase and ... more
SAMSON’s explosion-proof positioner
The Type 3731-3 Positioner with HART communication from SAMSON has the same excellent features - low power consumption and convenient configuration either using HART communication or directly on site. Only one rotary pushbutton is needed for start-up: turn to select parameters and push to activate them. This convenient method of operation is still possible in hazardous areas. The shaft design of the rotary pushbutton through the housing is flameproof. The explosion-proof enclosure with separate terminal compartment allows direct cable entry ... more
The boom in Eastern Europe has opened up great business opportunities for the Telecom & Banking division of Munich-based Elatec GmbH. The specialist in card-based mobile communications and bank applications has sold 70,000 credit cards to the United Bank of Bulgaria (UBB) and has received an even larger order from BH Telekom, said from the company. The Bosnian mobile network operator has chosen Elatec as its exclusive provider of SIM cards and SIM packages, laying the technological foundation for new ... more
Pressure transmitter from WIKA
The MH-2 pressure transmitter from WIKA, which has been specially designed for the rough operating conditions of mobile hydraulics applications, is available in all pressure ranges from 25 to 600 bar and with a wide range of different output signals. It is also possible to realise customer-specific variants upon request. In addition to its compact size and excellent temperature stability the MH-2 exhibits outstanding EMI properties.A fully-automated production line, certified in accordance with ISO/TS 16949:2002 and designed for such high-volume ... more
SIPLACE wins Global Technology Award at Productronica
The Global Technology Award was held for the first time this year and was given to the SIPLACE team. The Award was handed over to Hubert Egger (SIPLACE Software Product Manager), Viktor Woelk (SIPLACE Vice President global CRM) and Douglas Johnson (SIPLACE Software Product Manager). This award represents another indicator of SIPLACE’s innovation leadership in electronics production.The international industry publication Global SMT & Packaging held the contest for the surface mount and packaging industry for the first time in 2005 ... more
Electromagnetic lock from Comitronic
The SUPER MAGNET, created by the producing company of Comitronic - BTI, has been designed to lock a door while an integrated electronic switch controls its position. The switch uses the unique entirely electronic process known as ACOTOM 2 based on an electronic decoding system, which guarantees real fraud protection. The SUPER MAGNET is mainly used for the light doors in different applications such as machine safety, fire doors or bank airlocks. Connected to our AWAX safety module, it can ... more
Koncar Group got OHSAS Standard Certificate
Recently, Company KONCAR – Power Transformers got the OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series) Certificate, announces the official web site of Koncar. "KONCAR – Power Transformers is one of KONCAR Companies that intensified activities on documentation of OHSAS Standard at the beginning of 2005 successively with the adjustment of Environmental Management System to the requirements of renewed ISO 14001:2004 Standard. Company KONCAR – Power Transformers decided to establish an integrated system comprising the management of quality, environment, occupational ... more
Photo sensors and photoelectric sensor amplifier from Carlo Gavazzi
New photo sensors and a third-generation photoelectric sensor amplifier family, aimed at some of the most demanding applications in automatic door and similar applications, have been announced, by Carlo Gavazzi. The new PE12, PB10 and PB18 sensors offer ranges up to 15m in compact, highly-integrated housings, including the industry’s smallest build-in depth, says the company. Complementing these is a range of third-generation photoelectric amplifiers designed for easy installation, set-up and maintenance in harsh environments. Extended range, plus high light immunity ... more
Drilling rigs put up Norttex
Drilling rigs from the class of small mobile rigs put up Norttex, said from the company. “Two – year preliminary tests and probation in real environment shows excellent technical results which have given us a reason to offer them as a high-quality product in drilling industry. Our preliminary marketing investigation shows that drilling rigs from the class of small mobile rigs practically are not proposed on the Southeast European market, said additionally from Norttex. The rigs are small-sized and extremely ... more
Functional surfaces for electronic cases from Fischer Elektronik
In many technical sectors in the optical and chemical industries, in medical and measuring technology and engineering, in HI-FI systems and general technical consumer goods, cases for accommodating electronic equipment are required. For a great number of applications, simple surface finishers such as lacquering, anodising etc. are not adequate or appropriate. Fischer Elektronik, as a manufacturer of electronic cases, offers a decorative and functional surface finish using Nextel. This matt, elastic, scratch- and abrasion-resistant surface has a uniform appearance with ... more
Grundfos buys South African pump manufacturer
On 1st of November the Grundfos Group will take over the South African manufacturer of water supply pumps Brisan Turbo (Pty), according to official press report from Grundfos Group. The company employs 80 staff and has an annual turnover of DKK 50 million. ”Based on the huge need for clean drinking water and water for irrigation, we anticipate good business opportunities in the African water supply market. With the acquisition of Brisan, we will enhance our business base on the ... more
Energo Plus won prize Systemair’s Best Distributor
In September this year the prize Best Distributor of Swidish company Systemair AB won Energo Plus company from Slovenia, said Orhan Misic, Area Manager Export Sales. "Our distributors are gathering up here in Skinnskatteberg village every one and a half year at Systemair Days. During this 4 days meeting the Best Distributor is appointed. This year Energo Plus from Slovenia has won and it is the first time a distributor from Balkans is receiving this prize", said additionally Mr Misic. ... more
Transmitters produced by the Bulgarian manufacturer of automation equipment and systems COMECO were certified for the US and Canada with UL Mark, said for SEEIM magazine eng. Vladimir Sakaliiski, manager of COMECO. "The UL Mark is strictly required to sell in North America, where Comeco’s products are currently well accepted. The UL institution, or Underwriter Laboratories, was established in 1894. Since than the strict requirements which each product has to cover in order to guarantee its safety have been applied. ... more
Universal Instruments has new president
Dover Technologies has appointed Jeroen Schmits as President of Universal Instruments Corporation, according to official company press release. Schmits has been President of Vitronics Soltec since 1999, a sister company within the Dover Technologies group. He replaces Ian deSouza who moved on from Universal Instruments. Jeroen Schmits is mechanical engineer. He began his career in the electronics industry as Area Sales Manager for Soltec in 1989. Mr. Schmits will be working to repeat that track record at Universal, building upon ... more
Johnson Controls is going to acquire York International
Johnson Controls is going to acquire York International – the largest indipendent supplier to the global heating/cooling market, said from the companies. “Johnson Controls will acquire York for 56.50 USD per share. Transaction value of approximately 3.2 billion USD, including debt. York’s Board of Directors has unanimously recommended that York shareholders vote in favor of the transaction. Transaction expected to close in December 2005, subject to customary regulatiry approvals and York shareholder approval”, said John M. Barth, Chairman and Chief ... more

LATEST issue 4/2019

issue 4-2019


productronica 2019 focuses smart factories and smart maintenance

productronica 2019 focuses smart factories and smart maintenance

The world’s leading trade fair for electronics development and production productronica 2019 will be held from November 12 to 15, 2019 in Messe Munchen. The main topics of this year’s ... more
SEMICON Europa highlights challenges and opportunities in smart segments

SEMICON Europa highlights challenges and opportunities in smart segments

SEMICON Europa will spotify challenges and opportunities in smart segments such as automotive, medtech, manufacturing and fab management including MEMS and sensors ... more
Next generation of machine technologies at Bumatech Bursa

Next generation of machine technologies at Bumatech Bursa

The event will present the latest novelties in the following product groups: machine tools for metal, sheet metal technologies; tools and turning lathes; drills, holders, cutting tools; press brakes, saws, profile bending machinery; laser cutting, plasma cutting ... more