Technology news FILE
June 29, 2011
Telefónica develops a cloud services platform for America
These will be virtual services using a pay-as-you-go model, and thus the financial institutions using them will not have to make an additional investment.
June 28, 2011
Escanero does research into producing biodegradable plastics
At the Spanish company’s plant it will carry out the extrusion of organic materials (wood, alfalfa, wheat straw, barley, rice and other crop residues), from which it will create other products with industrial applications.
June 27, 2011
Shuton manufactures ballscrews for machine tools using a pioneering system
A ballscrew is a a long screw used in devices that deliver pressure such as a press, or to produce linear motion in the carriages of machine tools (milling machines, lathes, etc).
June 24, 2011
A climatic chamber that is unique in Southern Europe for testing transportation
The Metal Processing and Transportation Technological Center (Cetemet) has started up a testing center to simulate different weather conditions for vehicles transporting freight.
June 23, 2011
Danobat Group wins a project in France for maintaining rail rolling stock
The Spanish manufacturer will deliver an underfloor lathe for re-profiling the rolling stock of the Alstom Citadis 402 streetcar, which will service the city of Tours (France).
June 22, 2011
Etxe-Tar designs a modular machine for the automobile industry
The Spanish machine tool company introduces a different concept for flexible tools to manufacture each component in the process of making vehicles.
June 21, 2011
AITEX and Aznar Textil create a sheer curtain that keeps out electromagnetic radiation
The curtain, sold under the Bon Drap brand and called E-Shield, has a technological structure and composition that acts as a barrier against waves from equipment and antennas.
June 20, 2011
Spain deploys a system which connects cars and roads in order to reduce accidents
The CTAG and Spanish Traffic Directorate develop a smart corridor 60 kilometers long, with a technology that anticipates risky situations
June 17, 2011
Facades that clean themselves
The Spanish company TINO Piedra Natural has come up with a special treatment system for facades which allows them to clean themselves, with only the help of the rain and ultraviolet light from the Sun.
June 16, 2011
A pioneering system enables trading in the stock market from a mobile phone using iris recognition for identification
The Spanish company Mobbeel Solutions is responsible for the only technology in the world that allows accessing stock portfolios anyplace and in real time, using a mobile phone’s camera.