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July 22, 2014

Aptean announces free MES Calculator

The on-line calculator illustrates the typical savings manufacturers can achieve by using an out of the box manufacturing execution system (MES).

Elmo announces Free Online Motion Control Practice System
July 21, 2014

Elmo announces Free Online Motion Control Practice System

Elmo is offering login access to its EASII Experience RPS for anyone to explore motors and drives in action, configure the EtherCAT network, perform complex multi-axis synchronized motions, and develop IEC-61131-3 programs.

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Moore Industries Video Shows Fault-Tolerant Fieldbus System
July 16, 2014

Moore Industries Video Shows Fault-Tolerant Fieldbus System

The video shows how the system avoids costly shutdowns related to faulty FOUNDATION Fieldbus or PROFIBUS PA segments.

July 15, 2014

ISA and Beamex to host web seminar on configuring and calibrating smart instruments

The web seminar will be held on 31 July 2014 from noon to 1:30 p.m., Eastern Standard Time.

Emerson introduces online asset management tool for drivetrains
July 14, 2014

Emerson introduces online asset management tool for drivetrains

Asset Management Program (AMP) for couplings is an online tool for tracking the location, life history and latest revision drawings and installation instructions for all critical drivetrain couplings owned by customers.

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July 10, 2014

System Plast publishes on-line conveyor components catalog

Smart Guide digital catalog provides customers with the ability to view and select conveyor solution products from eleven product groups.

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EXAIR publishes Blowoff And Cooling Products Catalog
July 08, 2014

EXAIR publishes Blowoff And Cooling Products Catalog

This 168 page catalog features products that can help companies conserve compressed air and reduce dangerous noise levels.

Controls Crew builds panels
July 07, 2014

Controls Crew builds panels

Controls Crew provides custom control panels built to user specification, to the highest quality, delivered on time and at a reasonable price.

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HIMA Newsletter
July 04, 2014

HIMA Newsletter

Keep up to date with the comprehensive electronic HIMA Newsletter. This comfortable service provides news about safety, general information about HIMA and current product and solution innovations.

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EnOcean Alliance defines commissioning of smart buildings
July 02, 2014

EnOcean Alliance defines commissioning of smart buildings

The EnOcean Alliance defined a unified specification for remote commissioning of energy harvesting wireless devices in building automation systems.

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Bosch Rexroth releases educational resource kit
July 01, 2014

Bosch Rexroth releases educational resource kit

This kit will help machine builders, system integrators and manufacturing end-users uncover wasted time, effort and resources within their operations and develop solutions to help them become more lean.

June 30, 2014

ASHRAE/IES Publishes Standard 90.1 User’s Manual for

Manual has Guidance on how to incorporate changes regarding building envelope, lighting, mechanical and the energy cost budget in the 2013 energy standard.

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Westermo offers free WeConfig network tool
June 30, 2014

Westermo offers free WeConfig network tool

WeConfig is a Network Configuration Management (NCM) tool that simplifies both the initial installation of a network and the ongoing maintenance once commissioned.

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June 24, 2014

PI North America starts online forums

Both a PROFIBUS forum and a PROFINET forum are available to the general public to ask questions and seek answers.

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Sercos makes webinar recordings available
June 24, 2014

Sercos makes webinar recordings available

The free web-based seminars cover technical topics such as Sercos communication mechanisms, easy machine commissioning and the functionality of redundancy.

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Emerson opens flow loop facility in Norway
June 24, 2014

Emerson opens flow loop facility in Norway

The flow loop facility in Stavenger, Norway, mixes diesel, salted tap water and nitrogen to imitate the multiphase flow coming out of oil and gas production wells.

June 24, 2014

InfinityQS publishes book debunking Cloud Computing Myths

Free eBook combats cloud computing fiction with fact, and encourages quality and IT professionals to consider cloud-based tools as a solution for enabling supply chain-wide quality, efficiency and productivity.

Festo publishes Brochure on eMotionSpheres
June 24, 2014

Festo publishes Brochure on eMotionSpheres

Six-page brochure details Festo eMotionSpheres, including: indoor GPS tracking, three dimensional motion guidance, autonomous motion, physical and computer motion integration.

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Progressive Automations announces linear actuator Wi-Fi app
June 23, 2014

Progressive Automations announces linear actuator Wi-Fi app

The free app for Android/iPhone devices features nearly all the control a single project or application could need for up to four actuators.

Panel PC Overview
June 20, 2014

Panel PC Overview

Acnodes’ panel PCs are rugged, and provide various industries with reliable, high-performance computing technology solutions.

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