Latest Festo Stories

2014-06-12 23:13:34

New pneumatic actuator control valves feature up to three functions in one space saving unit – more than 50 percent smaller than valves with comparable functionality. HAUPPAUGE, NY (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Festo design engineers reimagined pneumatic actuator control valve design to create multi-functional units that are less expensive to purchase than comparable solutions, more than 50 percent smaller in terms of height, save energy, and are easier and faster to install, troubleshoot, and...

2014-05-08 23:13:53

Festo now offers an entire range of ball valves, Namur solenoids, actuators, positioners, and sensors assembled and ready to install. Hauppauge, NY (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Festo introduces a ball valve assembly program designed to deliver a host of process application benefits. This new process-based program provides customers with a high-quality solution across multiple plant locations and ensures first-class Festo support. Festo now assembles, warrants, and supports ready to install ball...

Bionic Kangaroo Ready To Hop
2014-04-03 11:52:48

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Kangaroos seem to be really in vogue these days. Australian actress Rebel Wilson is now the voice of Hopper the Kangaroo for Dish Networks. Wilson appears as the animated Hopper in the first commercial as she tries to secretly watch TV on her tablet while at work. Now researchers at Festo have devised a different type of animated marsupial that is ready to hop to it. The BionicKangaroo, which is the automation technology company’s...

2013-09-20 23:22:16

Southwest Indiana's newest asset touts a Festo manufacturing system, helping narrow skills gap for region's strong manufacturing sector and beyond. Evansville, IN (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 The University of Southern Indiana cut the ribbon last week on its new state-of-the-art $3.3 million Applied Engineering Center and students began using the start of the fall semester. The Applied Engineering Center, featuring equipment not found elsewhere in North America, is a learning...

2013-06-08 23:01:20

Festo Corporation will build its new Regional Service Center (RSC), an estimated 175,000 square foot, $50 million state-of-the-art facility in Mason, Ohio Mason, Ohio (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 The efforts of regional, local, and state economic development organizations has succeeded in securing 250 new jobs in northern Cincinnati by attracting Festo Corporation, a German-based company who is locating its new Regional Service Center (RSC) in Ohio. The project win was achieved through...

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