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SIKO press review

03/2017

Compact actuators add flexibility to bakery machines

With a need for flexible, precise, and reliable machines to cater to frequent product changes in the bakery industry, WP KEMPER Company turned to SIKO GmbH's actuators in their search for suitable motors for their high-speed dough dividing and moulding machine.
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09/2016

Extra safety, comfort, and efficiency, CAN Newsletter 3/2016

Extra safety, comfort, and efficiency, CAN Newsletter 3/2016
Information that is made available by intelligent sensor systems increases the safety of mobile cranes and their efficiency. The information can be made available to the control system and the load torque limiter, and also to the crane operator.
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08/2016

Greater Production Flexibility with Automated Actuators

The installation of automated actuators in production lines can help reduce set-up times as well as enhance production efficiency and flexibility. In this article, Siko GmbH elaborates how Germany-based packaging manufacturer, Fischerwerke, benefited from using the company’s AG05 series actuators with significant results.
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SIKO press review - archive

03/2016

Stroke of genius, IVT international March 2016

This clever hydraulic cylinder stroke-measuring system boasts several ingenious innovations, eliminating the need to drill pistons and even allowing for use in telescopic cylinders.
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11/2015

Open Linear Encoder System To Increase Safety, IEN October 2015

The magnetic sensor SIKO MagLine Encoder MSA111C comes with certified safety functions being now available in a SIL-2 version.

The terms ‘functional safety’ and ‘Industry 4.0’ are on everyone’s lips. In the coming decades the industry will have to manage new tasks, which means that digitalisation in production is
developing at a great pace. The aim is to create machines that can independently control and monitor short-term (production) changes, without posing a risk of danger or death…
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08/2015

The height of fashion, Advanced Lift-truck Technology international 2015

A world where forklifts can precisely measure height, angle, tilt and speed, while meeting the latest safety requirements, would be unthinkable without smart sensors.
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07/2015

Wire-actuated encoders enhance safety, iTV June 2015

In addition to global efforts on the part of manufacturers, associations, organizations, and ultimately the machine users themselves, the new version of European Standard EN 13000 focuses on new and enhanced security requirements,for example, for all-terrain cranes, hydraulic lifts, mobile elevating work platforms, and vehicle-mounted cranes.
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11/2014

Reduced set-up times thanks to automated actuators, packaging international 2014

The AG05 actuator from Siko GmbH, a long-established company based in Buchenbach, Germany, is making positive headlines, just in time for the company’s 50th anniversary. The actuators can be automated and lead to a dramatic reduction in set-up times in the areas of mechanical and plant engineering. Fischerwerke GmbH & Co. KG has already switched parts of its packaging production over to the innovative actuators. By using approximately 50 actuators of the AG05 series, Fischer was able to reduce the set-up times of several production lines from 45 minutes to under five minutes.
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06/2014

Reduced Setup Times Thanks to Automated Actuators, IEN June/July 2014

The AG05 actuator from Siko is making positive headlines. The actuators can be automated and lead to a dramatic reduction in set-up times in the areas of mechanical and plant engineering.
Fischerwerke has already switched parts of its packaging production over to the actuators. By using approximately 50 actuators of the AG05 series, fischer was able to reduce the set-up times of several production lines from 45 minutes to under five minutes.
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07/2013

Measuring Success for 50 years, inside industry edition 6/2 2013

Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, with experienced and motivated staff, and by working closely with customers. SIKO has managed to keep one step ahead of its competitors within distance and angle measuring technology. Daniel Barnes spoke to Jürgen Schüh, General Sales Manager...

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07/2013

Three Solutions for Spindle Positioning for Machine Construction, IEN, 04/2013

Many machines are equipped with setting options. For example, size changeover of the axes and spindles in production are frequently required for packaging, wood or paper processing machines.

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10/2012

Minimising set-up time by using intelligent compact actuators, neue verpackung, 10a/2012

Networked actuators | Replacing manual regulating devices on spindles and adjustment axes with networked actuators means significant cost reductions thanks to time optimisation and an increase in product quality. But for most of...

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03/2012

Minimising set-up time by using intelligent compact actuators, IEN, 03/2012

Replacing manual regulating devices on spindles and adjustment axes with networked actuators means significant cost reductions thanks to time optimisation and an increase in product quality.

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Trade fair dates

SPS/IPC/DRIVES ITALIA 2017

23.05. - 25.05.2017 | Parma, Italien
Hall: 3, Stand: H067


Metaltech 2017

24.05. - 27.05.2017 | Putra World Trade centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Hall: 6, Stand: 6431


Propak Asia 2017

14.06. - 17.06.2017 | Bangkok, Thailand
Hall: 101, Stand: BC21


Exhibitions