Press Releases

Strategy to Tackle Flood Risk

Apr 29, 2014 12:11 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council has published its Flood Risk Management Strategy setting out how it proposes to address significant flood risks in the borough, including working in partnership with the Environment Agency and United Utilities where appropriate.

Pressure sensors with IO-Link: reliable measured value acquisition

Apr 28, 2014 10:16 BST Phoenix Contact UK The new PSK pressure sensors from Phoenix Contact record operating pressure levels in machines and systems. Pneumatic systems can therefore be monitored reliably and measured values continuously logged.

We have lift off! Mas.s to paint lifesize statue of a baby Asian Elephant. With a difference.

Apr 27, 2014 08:39 BST Mas.s Mas.s paints a life size statue of a baby Asian elephant after submitting the winning design for the art competition with Myneswdesk.She is called"Impact".Once finished she will join the herd on the Elephant parade,currently touring the UK.The design is a calling to love and to be good,to have good impact.To believe that a good deed has a ripple effect,influencing many, even beyond one's horizon.

Recharge4040 | Creating intelligent networks

Apr 25, 2014 11:57 BST Recharge 40 | 40

Recycling Campaign Rolled Out

Apr 24, 2014 09:49 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council’s campaign to help residents put the right waste in the correct bin is being rolled out to a further area this Friday in a bid to improve the area’s recycling rates.

Metsä Group plans to build a next-generation bio-product mill in Finland

Apr 23, 2014 12:05 BST Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce

Controlling and switching in a highly compact package

Apr 23, 2014 10:12 BST Phoenix Contact UK PLC logic, Phoenix Contact’s new programmable logic relay system, is particularly well suited for small automation tasks. It combines the strengths of established relay technology with logic functions in a single package.

Apr 22, 2014 16:26 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The 5th – 11th May is International Compost Awareness Week. The week is all about promoting, making and using compost at home.

Volkswagen Group starts electro-mobility campaign in China

Apr 22, 2014 10:25 BST Volkswagen UK ► CEO Prof. Dr. Winterkorn: “We are launching the biggest initiative for e-mobility in China’s automotive history.” ► Over €18 billion to be spent on new vehicles, technologies and plants up to 2018 ► Over 500,000 employees at more than 3,600 dealerships in 2018 ► Vehicle deliveries in China targeted to top 3.5 million for first time in 2014

Intelligent surge protection for intrinsically safe applications

Apr 21, 2014 10:07 BST Phoenix Contact UK Phoenix Contact’s new PT-IQ Ex models from the self-monitoring Plugtrab PT-IQ surge protection system are specifically designed for intrinsically safe applications and can be installed directly in Ex zone 2. The intrinsically safe signal circuits can be routed up to Ex zone 0.