Peter Hahn appointed new business area president at Trelleborg Group

Peter Hahn has been appointed new Business Area President of Trelleborg Sealing Solutions as of January 1, 2018. He succeeds Claus Barsøe and will like his predecessor be a member of Group Management. Claus Barsøe will become EVP within Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, focusing on the transition to the new president and future business development. Peter […]

Insights: Booth duty

For the most part, industrial tradeshows are necessary evils. People who don’t travel (especially spouses) seem to think they’re comprised of an endless array of fantastic locales, amazing meals and endless partying. The reality is more about sore feet and legs, unhealthy convention center food, excessively long customer dinners, and that dreaded phrase: “booth duty.”

Thomas 2220 Series Brushless DC Oil-less Air Compressor

The Thomas 2220 Series brushless DC oil-less air compressor is designed for medical and other applications requiring a compact, lightweight compressor with variable output. The 2220 is small (3.8” high x 2.64” wide x 4.70” long) and weighs only 1.48 lb. (0.7 kg). The compressor features an efficient variable speed motor that produces flow to

Worm gear assembly focuses on longer service life for instrumentation

Few users approach the level of accuracy and repeatability requirements of Bruker AXS, a Madison, Wis., manufacturer of analytical instruments for the pharmaceutical industry and other markets. The company’s D8 Series of analytical diffractometers are typically found in research labs and R&D facilities at academic institutions as well as industrial locations. The systems address a

Join the first Design World Tweet Chat on Feb. 2

Join Design World on Wednesday, February 2nd, for the inaugural Design World Tweet Chat. Our entire editorial team will be tweeting with you on the topic of engineering education. To participate, just include #DesignWorld in your tweets that day, from 10 a.m. through 5 p.m. Eastern time. You can comment, respond to other tweets, even

Diaphragm pumps perform reliably in the lab

KNF LABOPORT® Filtration Series diaphragm pumps are suitable for a wide range of applications in the lab, including flask filtration, vacuum blotting, vacuum manifold, and vacuum desiccation. These lightweight, easy-to-use, and quiet pumps notably promote “green” operations by performing cleanly without pump oil, conserving water by eliminating water aspirators, supplying consistent vacuum levels, and eliminating

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions launches updated iPhone App

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has launched an updated version of the recently released iPhone app “ISO Fits & Tolerances” that allows switching between inch and metric measurements. Providing results based on the ISO 286 System of Limits and Fits, the updated version also adds additional tolerance classes and is available in English, Spanish, German and Dutch.