Hydraulic motion control puts Formula 1 performance on a whole new track

Fans attending the US Grand Prix in Austin on November 2nd, 2014, witnessed a completely new breed of Formula 1 car. Their first impression might have been the unfamiliar sound of quieter lower-revving cars, which has caused much controversy amongst ‘die-hard’ F1 fans. While appearing superficially similar, this year’s F1 cars are dramatically different under the skin. This is due to evolving technical regulations that encourage F1 designers to focus on new technologies that are more relevant to road cars—including techniques to improve fuel efficiency. Full Article

Injection Molding Machines Benefit from Technology-Neutral Design Approach

In autumn 2013, Moog surveyed manufacturers and users of plastic injection molding machines about developments in their industry. In this article, the most important results of the survey are discussed including the current needs of manufacturers and users of injection molding machines. Full Article

Keeping the Lights On

In this article: Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Plants seek "as-new" performance of actuators and servo valves when making updates and repairs Motion control plays a key role in ensuring consistent power output and efficient operations The right repair services are critical in ensuring uptime of turbines during parts replacement Many... Full Article