Pneumatics & hydraulics > Cylinders & actuators

Sydney Water replaces actuators to ensure clean drinking water

16 February, 2024

Replacing hydraulic actuators with electric actuators from AUMA ensures drinking water is free from oil contamination.

SMC opens new Southern Australia distribution centre

31 May, 2017

SMC in Victoria recently held an open day to mark the official launch of their Southern Australia distribution centre.

Festo DFPI-NB3 linear actuator

04 September, 2015

The DFPI-NB3 includes an integrated encoder and an optimised piston rod guide, which counteracts the effect of transverse forces on the piston rod and thus makes the product suitable for swivel motions.

RS Components adds latest products from SMC Pneumatics

24 March, 2015

RS Components has expanded its pneumatics, hydraulics and power transmission range by adding products from SMC Pneumatics.

Tolomatic ERD electric actuators

02 December, 2013

Tolomatic's ERD electric cylinders are now available in six body sizes, expanding the force range from 2.22 to 20.03 kN.

Air knives ideal for perfect tiles

30 September, 2013

For success in making its high-quality decorative tiles, Southern Cross Ceramics requires a dry and contaminant-free tile surface to allow the screen printing process to be successful.

Improving the bottom line: reducing the cost of compressed air

14 May, 2013 by Clayton W Fryer, IMI Norgren, Littleton, Colorado

The cost of compressed air continues to be a very elusive subject in industrial applications. The notion that compressed air is free is a common misconception.

Norgren IVAC integrated pneumatic actuators

17 October, 2012

Norgren IVAC is an integrated unit which combines the valve, flow controls, cushioning and sensors in a single actuator package.

Festo ADN-PPS pneumatic compact drive

05 October, 2012

Festo has released a variant of its ADN compact drive with PPS automatic pneumatic end-position cushioning.

Brevini SH7V, SH7VR and SH11C hydraulic motors

31 August, 2012

The SH7V and SH7VR variable displacement hydraulic motors offer significantly improved performance than the previous H2V model.

Burkert Type 8681 process valve control head

09 May, 2012

The Burkert Type 8681 process valve control head is designed for use in hygienic processes in the dairy, food and beverage, biotechnology or pharmaceutical industries.

Rotork ManPower range of manually energised spring-return actuators

30 April, 2012

The Rotork ManPower range of manually energised spring-return actuators is designed to reduce installation time and expense since no external electrical, hydraulic or pneumatic power supply is required.

Exlar Tritex II DC valve actuators

28 April, 2012

Exlar Corporation has announced its line of Tritex II DC actuators is now CSA certified and in compliance with CSA 139 (Valve Actuator Standard).

Parker Hannifin HMIX electro-hydraulic cylinder

28 April, 2011 by

Parker Hannifin’s HMIX cylinder is a fully integrated subsystem, combining tie-rod cylinder technology with a high-precision feedback transducer, manifold and pipework, into a single easy-to-fit unit.

Exlar EXP-24 ATEX-rated valve positioner

21 March, 2011 by

The Exlar EXP-24 positioner can be used to control most of Exlar’s three-phase linear and rotary actuators, including the EL100 linear and ER115 rotary actuators while complying with both ATEX (Directive 94/9/EC) and CSA regulations for explosion-proof applications.

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