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Movie of the month

Wieland has produced a short video highlighting the integrated safe motion functions in its latest compact modular configurable safety controller.

Product of the month

Lenze's i550 protec is a decentralised variant of the successful i500 inverter with the same technology inside plus IP66 protection and IO-Link connectivity. Find out more.

Exhibition of the month

Interested in the latest smart manufacturing technologies? Then register now for next month's Industry 4.0 Summit and Expo in Manchester. Find out more here.

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Machinery Directive Harmonised Standards list, 18 March 2019

A revised list of Machinery Directive Harmonised Standards has been published in the Official Journal (OJ) of the European Union. Follow the link to read about the latest changes to the Type-B and Type-C harmonised standards.

Daily Dilbert cartoon has a daily Dilbert cartoon. And if you miss any, you can scroll back through a month's worth of Dilbert archives.

Free Guide to the Machinery Directive

The sixth edition of our Guide to the New Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC has additional information and an updated 'Further information' section. Download your FREE Guide now!

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