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Determining the right battery technology for an application is key to ensuring optimal performance.

Sodium vs. Lithium: Which is the Better Battery Type?

Understanding the difference between sodium-ion and lithium-ion batteries can help determine the right choice for a given application.
Ansys 2023 R2 simulation software includes a range of new features, including the ability to assess a full electric vehicle power electronics electrothermal workflow (pictured).

This Week in Power & Motion: Ansys Adds More Computing Power to Simulation Software

The latest Ansys simulation software release includes higher computing power for electric vehicle development and more, NFPA launches new technology task forces and more industry...
Komatsu Forest
Komatsu Forest has established a new design department focused on the electrification of forestry machinery.

This Week in Power & Motion: Komatsu to Electrify Forestry Machines

Komatsu Forest has created a new department dedicated to development of electric forestry equipment, Emerson acquires electric linear motion company to expand factory automation...
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Hydraulic shipments for construction equipment and other heavy machinery remained positive in the second quarter of 2023.

Strong Second Quarter for Fluid Power and Customer Markets

Manufacturers in the fluid power industry and its customer markets report a strong second quarter but anticipate a potential cooling in demand for the second half of 2023.
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Implementation of government regulations can bring about new design needs.

What New Regulations Could Impact Fluid Power

Regulations for emissions, safety and more bring with them new technological needs, including advancements in hydraulics and pneumatics.
BorgWarner's HVH eMotor features a shorter design due to the use of an optimized conductor-winding structure.

BorgWarner Secures New Electrification Business

BorgWarner will supply electric motors and fans for two global OEMs' electric vehicles.
Hydraulics and pneumatics are forecast to weather the current recession better than other sectors.

A “Good” Recession for Hydraulics and Pneumatics

Although the economy is in a mild recession, the fluid power industry and most of its customer markets are forecast to be minimally impacted.
The Lee Company
Adjusting the programming of Promess' Electro-Mechanical Assembly Press (EMAP) helped to mitigate manufacturing issues.

Case Study: Proper Seal Choice and Press Programming Mitigate Yield Issues and Scrap Waste

Collaboration between The Lee Company and Promess enabled a transmission manufacturer to eliminate hydraulic fluid leaks and manufacturing issues.
igus GmbH
Robot manufacturers, component providers, integrators: the individual puzzle pieces are used to create a Low-Cost Automation solution tailored to the customer that pays for itself in 3 to 12 months.

This Week in Power & Motion: igus Expands Robotics Partners for Low-Cost Automation Program

igus is adding more partners to its program aimed at easing implementation of robotics for manufacturers, NFPA is accepting scholarship applications for students interested in...