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igus Demonstrating self-lubricating bearings and high-strength plastics for outdoor equipment at GIE Expo

The plastics specialist will be displaying a range of products for outdoor power equipment in booth 11023 at the upcoming show, running October 23 and 24 at the Kentucky Exposition Center.

Parker Announces Retirement of Vice President and Treasurer Pamela J. Huggins; Robin J. Davenport Appointed as Vice President, Corporate Finance

Cleveland, OH - Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, announced that Pamela J. Huggins, Vice President and Treasurer will retire effective December 31, 2014, after 31 years of dedicated service. Robin J. Davenport, currently Vice President of Business Planning and Development, has been appointed to the newly created role of Vice President, Corporate Finance where she will assume responsibility for all of the functions currently reporting to Ms. Huggins in addition to business planning and development. David B.

Mitsubishi Electric Elevator/Escalator Joint-Venture in China Surpasses Production of 500,000 Units

Tokyo, Japan - Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced that Shanghai Mitsubishi Elevator Co., Ltd. (SMEC), an elevator and escalator joint-venture company with Shanghai Electric Group Company Limited in Shanghai, China, surpassed cumulative production of 500,000 units earlier this month.

Research and Markets: Analysis of Southeast Asia and Australia New Zealand Automation and Controls Market for Power Generation

Dublin, Ireland - Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3ckdlh/analysis_of) has announced the addition of the "Analysis of Southeast Asia and Australia New Zealand Automation and Controls Market for Power Generation" report to their offering.

Magnetek Receives Order to Modernize Hoover Dam Crane Controls

Menomonee Falls, WI - Magnetek, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAG), a leading supplier of digital power and motion control systems, announced it received an order valued at over $1 million to modernize the controls on four 300-ton power plant cranes for the Hoover Dam. Magnetek is partnering with Precision Crane & Hoist Services of Nevada on the project. Magnetek controls are scheduled to be installed on each of the four cranes over a 7-month period with the first installation scheduled for December, 2014.

Sercos User Conference builds on last years success

Sercos International e.V., provider of Sercos® automation bus, issued an invitation to the second User Conference at the Mercedes-Benz Museum, Stuttgart, on 9 October. The event’s theme was automation technology in the automobile industry.

Peter Lutz, Managing Director of Sercos International, welcomed participants, which included users and providers from the automobile sector, plant and mechanical engineering, equipment and automation system manufacturers, system integrators and developers and presented the status and further development of the Sercos automation bus.

UQM Technologies and ReGen Nautic USA Make Waves in the Marine Industry

Longmont, Co - UQM Technologies Inc. (NYSE MKT:UQM) announced that the UQM PowerPhase® 100kW electric motor and controller system provided the power for the Abel Yachts LightWave Ampere to set a European speed record for Unlimited Electric Runabout on September 23, 2014. The yacht maintained an average speed of 32.9 knots (60.9 kilometers per hour) with two adult passengers over a measured mile. The Ampere weighs in at 1,020 kg, and has an all-electric range of 74.1 kilometers at 37 kilometers per hour and a range of over 148.2 kilometers at a speed of 11.1 kilometers per hour.

Nanotechnology Enters Electric Motors At LUT

Lappeenranta, Finland - Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) introduces the first electrical motor applying carbon nanotube yarn. The material replaces copper wires in windings. The motor is a step towards lightweight, efficient electric drives. Its output power is 40 W and rotation speed 15000 rpm http://youtu.be/fg_QZuVKWws.

SERAPID To Exhibit at Fabtech 2014 in Chicago

Sterling Heights, MI - Serapid, Inc., a leading supplier of die handling technology will be participating in the annual Fabtech Exhibition held this year at Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA, November 11-13, 2014.

Serapid produces quick die change systems and equipment for the metalforming industry. The products Serapid offers include specific die change systems as well as a complete line of standard and custom-engineered die change systems, covering virtually any requirement posed by current manufacturing methods.

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