Latest Automation News

Enhanced Automation

The imperative to reduce manufacturing costs and increase productivity is a reality for businesses of all sizes. The need to maximise ROI through optimised efficiency is leading to new approaches in automated system building, says Andrew Weaver,  from ERIKS Automation. more...

ERIKS Automation Get into the Swing

Re-designed paddle gate solution realises a saving of 36% on material costs  more...

 

Automated Milking Robot Designed and Developed

During a routine visit to a well known manufacturer of automated milking systems, ERIKS were asked to offer a DC motor to replace an existing air motor. But ERIKS didn’t just supply a motor.  more...

 

 

Miniature Lightweight Stepper Motors Offer Precise Control

New from Sanyo Denki is the SH2141 stepper motors, which weigh just 28g and have a 14mm frame size  more...

New Electric Toothed Belt Axis from Festo

New from Festo is the ELGA, a robust rigid electric toothed belt axis. Offering high feed forces and flexible motor more...