In this issue, you’ll find new adhesive technology, a focus on the ongoing African tech revolutionand coverage of Motek and Bondexpo 2018!


Check out the sticky future and learn how research and development in adhesives are moving at a fast pace. Goals include increasing the life of the products, recycling, and sustainability.


Did you know? Electric vehicle designers often favor adhesives over mechanical fasteners in order to shed weight…find out why.


We checked out new IT solutions for critical assembly at MOTEK 2018 for you! Also at MOTEK: open automation systems provider, Beckhoff showcased the advantages of PC-based control technology.


Were you at the Bentley Year in Infrastructure Conference 2018 in London? No worries, we’ve got the scoop on that too!


Finally, read about the beginning of the African tech revolution. You don’t want to miss this and so much more, in the October issue of DirectIndustry e-magazine!