New wireless transmission solution when traditional antennas don’t work
By Keith Blodorn, ProSoft Technology
When deploying wireless communications in applications like monorail systems and bottle filling machines,...
Streamline Device Commissioning
By Scott Hokeness, Emerson Process Management
Typical device commissioning processes are time-consuming and potentially error-prone. This...
A Practical Guide to Improving Temperature Measurement Accuracy
By Gary Prentice, Moore Industries
White paper shows how to select the best sensor for a particular application and ways to improve the accuracy...
Otto Mation Comic - June 17, 2015
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Otto Mation Comic - June 10, 2015
Otto talks to his veteran maintenance technician about new methods of determining what equipment needs to be repaired.
Otto Mation Comic - June 3, 2015
Mr. Barnes informs the engineering department that the company just purchased cyber breach insurance.
Managing Industrial Controls - $87.00
Industrial control groups exist principally in three business areas: facilities that manufacture industrial control equipment, engineering...
Successful Instrumentation and Control Systems Design, 2nd Edition (with CD) - $119.00
This book describes the ideal design package and delves into the business of design engineering. It provides you with a roadmap to understanding...
Foundation Fieldbus, 4th Edition - $89.00
The fourth edition of Foundation Fieldbus significantly expands the subject matter of the earlier editions of this popular book not only to help...
How to link machine controls to IT systems
Connecting machines to IT systems provides a number of benefits for machine builders and their customers. Here are several examples.
How OPC aids integration
The Owens Design 300 mm wafer platform is designed for semiconductor metrology equipment applications and is linked to IT systems...
Modular design shrinks big machine problems
By Hank Hogan
Modular machines can save wiring and installation costs, as compared to a completely custom design. They also add...
Hydrotech announces fluid power website
Site provides access to 53,000 products. Visitors can search by function, part number, model number, or brand
Badger Meter introduces RCVCALC valve sizing software
Free software guides specifiers through selecting the right control valve for any project.
Fluke updates free firmware for vibration tester
Upgrade for the Fluke 810 delivers overall vibration data, detailed diagnosis and actionable repair recommendations.
Equipment Validation-FDA Standards
Online event on How to Validate Equipment According to FDA Standards
Hazard Recognition-Safety Awareness Training
Online event on Improving Hazard Recognition - Tools That Work
F-103 Coriolis Flow School
This Coriolis flow course (8 hours) will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of the Coriolis...