Materials/Manufacturing

Axalta to Add to Its Coatings for Electrical Manufacturing with Acquisition in China

Adding to its line of coatings for the manufacture of electric motors and industrial products, Axalta plans to acquire Chinese producer of wire enamels Anhui Shengran Insulation Materials. The company and its product line will become part of Axalta’s […]

News

Knobby Magnetic Beads from ITRI in Taiwan Show Promise for Fighting Cancer

Knobby knees may be a drawback to a fashion model, but knobby magnetic beads look quite attractive for battling certain types of cancer. That’s what scientists at Taiwan’s Industrial Research Institute of Technology (ITRI) have found in their work developing precision tools for medicine. They have developed the world’s only biomimetic knobby magnetic beads. […]

Materials/Manufacturing

Rare Earths Producer MP Materials Reports Strong Results, Books $66 Million Charge for Loosening Chinese Ties

Business looks spectacular at MP Materials, the largest rare earth materials producer in the Western Hemisphere. In its most recent quarter, revenue doubled to $42.2 million compared to the same period a year ago, while for the […]

Electromagnetics

CWIEME Berlin 2021 Cancelled, Moved To May 2022

Hyve, the organiser of the global CWIEME events, the world’s largest event series dedicated to coil winding, transformers, electric motors, generators and e-mobility, announced recently that the 25th anniversary edition of CWIEME Berlin, originally scheduled for 22-24 June of this year, has […]

Materials/Manufacturing

Major Automakers Transform Their Design & Manufacturing Operations for EV Surge – Part 1

Amidst surging commitments to electric vehicle production, the world’s leading automakers are embarked on a stunning transformation of their design and manufacturing operations. Around the globe, the trend is destined to bring tons of magnets […]

News

Variohmn Buys Magnetic Encoder & Sensor Specialist Phoenix America

Variohm Holdings Group, based in Towcester, UK, has added encoder and magnetics sensor specialist Phoenix America to its group of companies which now have an expanded presence in North America. Located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Phoenix America develops and manufactures absolute and incremental encoders, speed […]