Materials/Manufacturing

Toshiba’s New Magnetic Material Improves Motor Energy Conversion Efficiency

Researchers at Toshiba Corporation have developed a new magnetic material that delivers major improvements in motor efficiency at minimum cost, and with the potential to win significant reductions in power consumption. It has been found to greatly boost motor energy conversion efficiency when it is used as the wedges in the motor, particularly in medium to large induction motors. The material can be installed at minimal cost with no need for design changes. […]

Materials/Manufacturing

Ridgway Machines Relocates to Expanded Facility

Ridgway Machines, a manufacturer of precision taping and coil winding equipment, has relocated to a new, expanded headquarters and production facility in Leicester, UK.  The premises accommodate the company’s recent growth including important new orders and […]

Materials/Manufacturing

Vacuumschmelze Steps Up Its Permanent Magnet Capabilities

Vacuumschmelze has recently made important advancements in its capabilities for producing permanent magnetic material and components. In April, the company achieved certification to aerospace and defense standards for its permanent magnets, adding to its longstanding […]