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Rockwell Automation Delivers New Tools for Instant Device Analytics and Plant-Floor Collaboration

Jul 26, 2017 | by Rockwell Automation
instant device analytics

Offerings empower plant-floor workforce, support teams for quicker troubleshootingSmart devices have created connections across industrial operations with the potential to empower plant or ...

How Process Manufacturer's Can Win Big PAT Benefits

Jul 26, 2017 | by Phil Black - Editor, PII
process analytical technology

Proponents of Process Analytical Technologies (PAT) make some big claims: saying that benefits include lower manufacturing costs, improved product quality, reduced time to market, and a rapid return ...

Design & Build Custom-designed Control Systems With The Incentive Family

Jul 26, 2017 | by Phil Black - Editor, PII
incentive custom designed control systems

Powerful custom-designed control systems can be designed and built with the Incentive series of automation software components, developed in the US by Control Technology Corporation (CTC) and ...

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Transforming Material Handling & Logistics Industries With Mobile Robotics

Jul 26, 2017 | by Phil Black - Editor, PII
mobile robots

by Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh, Research Director, IDTechEx Mobile robotics in material handling and logistics will become a $75bn market by 2027. It will then more than double by 2038. These staggering ...

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The Perfect Time for Food & Beverage SME's to Invest in Robotics

Jul 26, 2017 | by Phil Black - Editor, PII
flexible robots

There’s never been a better time for food and drink SMEs to invest in robots for the workplace. Sales and exports are booming, and robots are more powerful than ever. Paul Wilkinson, Commercial ...

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Next Phase Of Vertically Articulated Six-axis Robot Series For Industrial Applications Announced

Jul 25, 2017 | by Phil Black - Editor, PII
TVM1200 six axis robots

TM Robotics, Toshiba Machine’s European, Asian and US partner, has launched Toshiba Machine’s latest range of six-axis robots in Europe and the US. Toshiba Machine’s six-axis TVM range will be ...

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Milk Powder Processor Lowers Residual Oxygen Down To Under 2%

Jul 25, 2017 | by GEA UK
RBF 1200 Li

Open Country Dairy New Zealand has chosen GEA technology once more In the second quarter of 2017 GEA was awarded a complete milk powder processing plant to Open Country Dairy in New Zealand ...

Rockwell Automation Continues to Expand MES Applications to Increase Flexibility, Ease Entry to Smart Manufacturing

Jul 24, 2017 | by Phil Black - Editor, PII
scalable MES applications

Capabilities improve user experience, add warehouse applicationRockwell Automation continues to build out its scalable MES applications to allow operations to configure their environment without ...

New Online Service Calculates CNC Machining Centre Return on Investment (ROI)

Jul 14, 2017 | by Rittal Ltd

When it comes to processing panels, CNC machining centres, such as Perforex from Rittal Automation Systems, are light years ahead of the alternative, manual approach when it comes to productivity and ...

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Joint Specification Allows Easy Interoperability Between CC-Link IE and PROFINET

Jul 14, 2017 | by Phil Black - Editor, PII
armin puhringer

When the CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) and PROFIBUS & PROFINET International (PI) announced a new joint specification to allow easy interoperability between CC-Link IE and PROFINET, they ...