Industry News for Factory and Process Automation 

October 30, 2014

WIN-911 Opens Office in Grenoble, France

The European office will deliver channel partner and technical support for alarm notification software to European, Middle Eastern, and African markets.

October 29, 2014

Emerging nations not buying machinery

Emerging nations will no longer propel the west’s economy, which is already suffering a tumbling oil price and, very soon, the end of the fed’s QE program.

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October 29, 2014

ISA100 signs Centero as Distributor for Wireless Test Technology

Centero will distribute and support the ISA100 Wireless Device Test Kit and ISA100 Wireless Stack Test Kit.

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H2W Technologies Aquires Baldor Linear Motors
October 29, 2014

H2W Technologies Aquires Baldor Linear Motors

H2W acquired Baldor's Cog Free Brushless, Iron Core Brushless, Single Axis Stepper, Dual Axis Stepper, Polynoid, AC Induction, Voice Coil Actuator products.

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GE adds Webalo Pro Appliance to Proficy
October 29, 2014

GE adds Webalo Pro Appliance to Proficy

October 29, 2014 - GE’s Intelligent Platforms is adding Webalo Pro Appliance,to Proficy, Webalo Pro Appliance, and GE’s Proficy Mobile, generates real-time views of information, from multiple data sources within the company, to provide actionable “Scorecards” for all departments in an [...]

AvaLAN Supports the New FCC Ruling for Additional Outdoor Channels
October 29, 2014

AvaLAN Supports the New FCC Ruling for Additional Outdoor Channels

The FCC recently approved the use of high power transmitters at 5.15-5.25GHz. The AvaLAN 5Ghz product family now has twice as many channels resulting in twice the amount of data capacity.

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Honeywell opens Customer Experience Center in Houston
October 28, 2014

Honeywell opens Customer Experience Center in Houston

Interactive demonstration center in Houston gives industrial customers a glimpse into the future of managing their manufacturing operations.

October 28, 2014

Red Lion Crimson Software Supports 300+ Protocols

Crimson-enabled products allow companies to easily integrate almost any PLC, PC or SCADA system for data collection, monitoring and control.

Cincinnati appoints Carey Chen President and CEO
October 28, 2014

Cincinnati appoints Carey Chen President and CEO

He will join the company in early January 2015, succeeding Andrew Jamison who will be retiring.

October 28, 2014

AVEVA to supply CAD software to Chinese chem engineering company

Tianchen, a Chinese engineering contractor serving the chemical processing industry, has selected AVEVA Everything3D (AVEVA E3D) as its 3D design solution.

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ITAMCO offers Apps for Machinists
October 28, 2014

ITAMCO offers Apps for Machinists

The apps require iOS6.1 and can be purchased through the Apple App Store in iTunes. They are compatible with the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

Rexroth adds CIP Safety on Sercos to its drives
October 27, 2014

Rexroth adds CIP Safety on Sercos to its drives

To simplify the development of complex machines, Rexroth is integrating safety technology into the Sercos automation network.

October 27, 2014

InfinityQS opens office in Europe

InfinityQS ProFicient manufacturing quality software provides companies with real-time visibility across the enterprise and into the supply chain.

October 27, 2014

North American Robotics Market Sets New Record

Robot orders and shipments in North America set new records in the first nine months of 2014, according to Robotic Industries Association (RIA), the industry’s trade group.

October 27, 2014

Rockwell Automation Acquires ESC Services

ESC Services is a hazardous energy control provider of lockout-tagout services and solutions.

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WillowTree Apps joins Microchip network
October 27, 2014

WillowTree Apps joins Microchip network

WillowTree is an experienced iOS, Android and Mobile Web app developer that enables Microchip’s customers to focus on the core of their Internet of Things designs.

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Industry newsletter October 2014
October 27, 2014

Industry newsletter October 2014

The Gallus Group chooses Secomea, Mitsubishi e-Factory Alliance Program, Increasing global awareness, part II, Pre-announcement of major release

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October 24, 2014

Parker Hannifin introduces Rapid Service Unit

Rapid Service Unit can turn certain orders for critical fittings, hose-tube combinations and other custom pieces in the same day they are received.

Robotics Will Be featured at HANNOVER MESSE 2015
October 24, 2014

Robotics Will Be featured at HANNOVER MESSE 2015

The next HANNOVER MESSE will run from 13 to 17 April 2015.

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EECO continues to invest in Electric Motor Repair in Virginia
October 24, 2014

EECO continues to invest in Electric Motor Repair in Virginia

EECO received its fourth Steelman burnoff oven on August 8th 2014 in Richmond, increasing investment in electric motor repair in Virginia.

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