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Tango under the polar skies
Finland combines innovation and progress
with a zest for life and a relaxed attitude.
It is, in fact, a country full of surprises
Everything in its place
Automation is helping laboratories to reduce the risks associated with transport and manual handling. The ready-to-install handling solution for cold storage systems at Thermo Fisher shows how.
Production in the fast lane
In one of the world’s most modern automotive body shops, 288 robots weld truck cabs together using automationtechnology from Festo.
The art of making kitchens
Working in partnership with nobilia, Hüttenhölscher develops high-end solutions for the kitchen manufacturer’s assembly plants. Festo components equipped with IO-Link improve flexibility and availability.
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Contactless measuring and weighing: the SupraSensor is opening up new perspectives for laboratory analytics and cleanroom production. Shown for the fi rst time at Hannover Messe 2018.
Electromobility is on a growth course worldwide. In purely electric vehicles, the battery accounts for between 30 and 40 per cent of the added value. And modern automation solutions also have an important
part to play.
Knowledge is fuel
A train-the-trainer programme from Festo Didactic is helping international automotive supplier Kautex Textron to make its technicians fi t for the future.
Festo App World
Fast, simple, intuitive. With the new Festo App World fi rmware and desktop apps can be bought online, downloaded and used immediately.