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Edge device creates digital twin of production facility

Harting's MICA edge computing device is a core element in the concept of creating digital twins for improved maintenance and monitoring. Digitisati... read more

In-pipe testing detects mains water leaks

Local water authority makes use of a ball with embedded sensors to detect leaks in mains water pipes from within the pipe itself. Southern Water is... read more

Vibration Patrol Monitoring

Jonathan Newell looks at patrol sampling machinery with vibration measuring equipment to avoid costly downtime. Decades ago, an older colleague tol... read more

Power harvesting sensors

Jonathan Newell discovers a passive sensing and data acquisition system that harvests power from the RF antennas that gather the data. With more pr... read more

Electrification decision based on over simplification

The IMechE has commented on the decision to scrap Cardiff to Swansea railway line electrification plan. Dr Jenifer Baxter, Head of Engineering at t... read more