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The Temporal Power flywheel is lowered into its containment enclosure.

Temporal Power puts a new spin on renewable-energy storage

Temporal Power puts a new spin on renewable-energy storage Josh Olson / Beckhoff Automation / www.beckhoff.com/wind Spinning at over 12,000 rpm, this flywheel-based power storage provides a new development for grid regulation in alternative-energy applications Flywheels have been around for generations, but few have seen use in modern-day power installations. However, Temporal Power, based in

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Product reliability is guaranteed by 48-hour run-in tests in a climate chamber. Every visualization device must pass this test.

Bachmann intros multitouch, multitask, and multifunctional displays

HMI systems of the next generation meet the requirements of operating and monitoring complex plants. The combination of powerful processors and modern touch screens guarantee the flawless visualization of graphically complex surfaces. The result: Visualization devices for every application. Bachmann electronic offers a comprehensive portfolio for different applications and performance classes with the new: Web

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The golden rule for PCB design is to start early and start simple.

10 tips for streamlining PCB thermal design: A high level how-to guide

Editor’s note: Like most industrial machinery, wind turbines rely on electronic controls and devices for peak performance. This article, from analysis software firm Mentor Graphics provides 10 tips for streamlining PCB thermal design, a general component in the controls and devices. A link to the full paper is below. Why is PCB thermal design important?

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The line of Twin Axe vessels from Damen sport twin hulls for stability in rough seas and a hull design that allows fast transits, to 26 knots.

New offshore vessel ready in about a month? Yes, and for offshore wind techs, say hello to your new ride

Editor’s note: The European offshore wind industry is just a little ahead of the nascent U.S. version. For the next few years, the U.S. companies will be building the infrastructure to support the offshore turbines with equipment such as the vessels featured in this article. They are from The Netherlands-based ship builder Damen. The article

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SIKA Corp. Industry Target Market USA promotes Russ Livermore, again

Sika Industry announces the promotion of Mr. Russell Livermore III to Vice President, Marketing Industry Target Market USA, reporting to Dan Hilliard, Senior VP, Industry Target Market USA. Livermore joined the Sika Corporation in June 2004 as Senior Marketing Coordinator and has held positions of increasing responsibility over his tenure including Market Field Manager, Senior

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