Cover story - In focus - Changes - switching direction, shifting times and play of light
Tradition and innovation
The South of the Korean penninsula is well positioned for further growth. Yet Koren culture is still steeped in traditions.
High-tech wood cutting
In Sweden, function terminals CPX/VTSA are enhancing the world's fastest band saw line. The valve terminal technology shortens installation and commissioning times.
In its mixing chamber for automotive coatings, the IVECO plant in Madrid is achieving successful results with an energy efficiency solution from Festo.
Pneumatic advantage: pre assemblies from Festo allo gentle movement of training equipment for senior citizens and rehabilitation patients.
Forward-looking technology: in the BionicWorkplace, a person works with a robot arm as well as numerous other assistance systems that are networked with each other.
Unique flying behaviour: the BionicFlyingFox moves freely like its natural role model thanks to its elastic membrane and intelligent kinematics.
Paths to the new world
In the new age of digitalisation, the atuoamtion landscape is changing. Industry 4.0 relies on fully networked, adaptive production through intelligent products. What route will machine and system builders take in order to make the most of digitalisation?
The digital future is also transforming professional skills development. Klaus Zimmermann, Head of Training & Consulting at Festo Didactic, explains how.
Everything in view
The world's fastest band saw line.