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Sole Focus on Cyber Security Could be Fatal – Security Requires 360 Degree Effort
September 26, 2016

Sole Focus on Cyber Security Could be Fatal – Security Requires 360 Degree Effort

By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
Cyber protection is certainly a major issue for industry, but a comprehensive security protection program needs to focus on the physical and personnel aspects of protection and detection as well.

NEMA releases revised version of NEMA MG 1 Motors and Generators guide
September 26, 2016

NEMA releases revised version of NEMA MG 1 Motors and Generators guide

NEMA MG 1 addresses new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) regulations that require motor manufacturers to comply with efficiency targets. The new rule requires most induction motors from 1 to 500 hp to meet the premium efficiency levels appearing in NEMA MG 1.

OES introduces AR59-AV vertical rotation stage
September 26, 2016

OES introduces AR59-AV vertical rotation stage

The AR59-AV vertical rotation stage is intended for: Micro robotics, metrology, vision systems, positioning of mirrors and lasers, laser machining or scribing, electronic assembly, testing, and photonics.

Fluke announces aquistion of eMaint Enterprises
September 26, 2016

Fluke announces aquistion of eMaint Enterprises

Fluke tools, software and data expertise together with eMaint’s SaaS offering represents a convergence of maintenance solutions to ensure uptime and maximize return on assets for maintenance and operations managers.

MicroPower Direct introduces MR50SRW power converters
September 26, 2016

MicroPower Direct introduces MR50SRW power converters

The MR50SRW series is has been designed for use in rail and transit applications. They provide the reliability, size, temperature operation and compliance to standards required for use in rail equipment.

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BEI Kimco's VCA part of NASA's OSIRIS-Rex asteroid mission
September 26, 2016

BEI Kimco's VCA part of NASA's OSIRIS-Rex asteroid mission

For this space mission, a customized BEI Kimco moving magnet VCA was attached to, and will position the moving mirror assembly of the OSIRIS-Rex Thermal Emission Spectrometer (OTES).

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Hannover Fairs IMTS Post-show report: 5 shows equal big focus on 'Integrated Industry'
September 26, 2016

Hannover Fairs IMTS Post-show report: 5 shows equal big focus on 'Integrated Industry'

The five trade shows and corresponding educational conferences organized by HFUSA showcased industrial technology solutions that support Industry 4.0 factory operations and help manufacturers implement equipment with Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) capabilities.

Alicat Scientific introduces MQ and MCQ series of mass flow meters and controllers
September 26, 2016

Alicat Scientific introduces MQ and MCQ series of mass flow meters and controllers

The MQ Series meters and MCQ Series mass flow controllers will operate in high pressure systems, up to 320 PSIA (22 bar). The products are designed for accurate and stable system performance, with 10 ms sensor response speeds and sub-100 ms control response times on the controllers.

Webinar: Implementing Industrial IoT (Internet of Things) Yields Big Results
September 23, 2016

Webinar: Implementing Industrial IoT (Internet of Things) Yields Big Results

This webinar on Sep 29, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT will show Dell has used a strong history in manufacturing and value in partnership to build their IoT solutions partner ecosystem. IBM joins the conversation to share real examples of successful projects and how they were deployed.

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Webinar: Increase Production and Optimize Manufacturing Processes Using Simulation
September 23, 2016

Webinar: Increase Production and Optimize Manufacturing Processes Using Simulation

The webinar will show how engineers, production managers, and decision makers can rapidly assess the options for adapting an existing line to make a new product, increase production, or optimize a process to reduce costs.

Webinar: Digitalizing Predictive Maintenance
September 23, 2016

Webinar: Digitalizing Predictive Maintenance

Learn how new technological advances are resolving not only these issues but also allowing for new value to be realized through the digitalization of predictive maintenance as a core part of a Digital Enterprise.

Endress+Hauser introduces FMR10 and FMR20 free space radar level transmitters
September 23, 2016

Endress+Hauser introduces FMR10 and FMR20 free space radar level transmitters

The FMR10 measures liquid levels at ranges up to 16 feet with 0.2 inch accuracy, while the FMR20 measures levels up to 66 feet with 0.08 inch accuracy.

Rockwell to showcase solutions for Water and Wastewater Facilities at WEFTEC 2016
September 23, 2016

Rockwell to showcase solutions for Water and Wastewater Facilities at WEFTEC 2016

Featuring its PlantPAx platform, Rockwell Automation will demonstrate process and automation solutions for efficient process control, monitoring and management.

AutomationDirect announces Bimed cable glands for wiring solutions
September 23, 2016

AutomationDirect announces Bimed cable glands for wiring solutions

Commonly known as a cable connector or fitting, cable glands secure wire or cable to electrical equipment while providing strain relief and protection from dust, dirt and even liquids.

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Siemens donates automation technology to support Georgia’s THINC College & Career Academy
September 23, 2016

Siemens donates automation technology to support Georgia’s THINC College & Career Academy

The donation of $100,000 in automation hardware and expert training will help support career pathways for high school students in manufacturing and engineering at the THINC College & Career Academy located in LaGrange.

Alliance Sensors Group releases LRL-27 LVIT position sensors
September 23, 2016

Alliance Sensors Group releases LRL-27 LVIT position sensors

The LRL-27 sensors are designed for factory automation systems and a variety of heavy duty industrial applications such as solar cell positioners, robotic arm position feedback, and packaging equipment.

Microscan announces LVS-7510 for Printronix T8000 Thermal Transfer Printers
September 23, 2016

Microscan announces LVS-7510 for Printronix T8000 Thermal Transfer Printers

LVS Print Quality Inspection Systems from Microscan feature machine vision tools for evaluating the accuracy of all aspects of a label, including barcode reading to capture and validate encoded data.

Bedrock provides SCADA RTU platform for Clarksville Light and Water
September 23, 2016

Bedrock provides SCADA RTU platform for Clarksville Light and Water

The project is part of Clarksville, Arkansas' plan to save up to $2M over the next five years through improved control, monitoring, and security of its electric grid and water treatment facilities.

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Siluria names Erik Scher as Chief Operations Officer
September 23, 2016

Siluria names Erik Scher as Chief Operations Officer

As COO, Dr. Scher is responsible for the company's operating activities, including its OCM demonstration plant in Texas and multiple pilot plants in California, and leading its research and development, scale-up, intellectual property, and technology teams.

ABB announces NKT Cables acquisition of ABB's cable system business
September 23, 2016

ABB announces NKT Cables acquisition of ABB's cable system business

NKT Cables is acquiring ABB’s global high-voltage cable system business with a total value of 836 million euros (US$934 million). The business is part of ABB’s Power Grids division, which is undergoing a strategic review.

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