Press Releases

Secure firewall for OPC Applications

Jul 01, 2015 13:46 BST Phoenix Contact UK ​The industrial mGuard security products from Phoenix Contact can be upgraded by license from firmware 8.1 onwards to include the OPC inspector function.

Scandic to open a large international hotel in Kødbyen – strengthens its position as Denmark’s largest hotel operator

Jul 01, 2015 06:30 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel operator in the Nordic countries, will open yet another large international hotel in the spring of 2018. The hotel, which will be located in the center of Copenhagen’s “meatpacking district” – Kødbyen – will be designed with the history and urban character of the area in mind and will provide a vibrant meeting place for both guests and Copenhageners alike.

Turfing begins on Cooper Park viewing area

Jun 30, 2015 12:50 BST Moray Council Work has begun on laying turf on a raised landform in Elgin’s Cooper Park created with surplus soil from the town’s flood alleviation scheme.

The smallest ODP remote control station in the world

Jun 29, 2015 13:42 BST Phoenix Contact UK ​The new mobile radio module, TC Mobile I/O X300 from Phoenix Contact, is the smallest ODP remote control station in the world.

Lesjöfors innovation streamlines green energy producing Stirling engine

Jun 26, 2015 08:07 BST Lesjöfors AB Thanks to a specially developed suspension system for heating sheets in a Stirling engine, Lesjöfors has helped to improve the efficiency of an innovative product for the sustainable energy solution company Cleanergy. The CHP system converts methane gas into heat and electricity.

Jun 25, 2015 08:30 BST SEKAB ​Bio- and forest industry company UPM is starting a major project aimed at demonstrating processes for the production of green chemical products using forest raw materials. SEKAB, the Swedish chemicals company, is participating contributing its technology to convert forest product residues into sugars and lignin. The EU is investing EUR 13 in the project.

Powerful new safety relays are just 6 mm wide

Jun 24, 2015 13:40 BST Phoenix Contact UK The new PSR Mini relays from Phoenix Contact are the world’s slimmest safety relays with the power of a large safety relay.

Jun 23, 2015 09:30 BST Virgin Trains Bargain hunting travellers will next week see the arrival of the much anticipated Virgin Trains three- day Summer Seat Sale. From Tuesday June 30 to Tuesday July 2, prices on a massive one million seats will be slashed on the rail operator’s West Coast route.

Jun 22, 2015 16:20 BST Bury Council Children’s play areas across the borough are to be improved under a half-million pound improvement plan.

New relay modules for environments with explosive atmospheres

Jun 22, 2015 13:36 BST Phoenix Contact UK The product range of the highly compact PLC Interface relay modules now also includes variants for deployment in environments with explosive atmospheres.