Factory Automation 

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MEDIA

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FCI releases thermal dispersion sensing video for industrial processes The capabilities video explains how Fluid Components International (FCI) solves flow and level measurement problems for industrial process and plant applications around the globe with advanced...
ASI video describes EZ DIN rail cutter ASI EZ cutter cuts several types of DIN rail, leaving clean and burr-free cuts
ASI video describes Insulation Displacement (IDC) Terminal Blocks Learn all about IDC (Insulation Displacement Technology) Terminal Blocks from ASI.
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RESOURCES

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  • Fiber Optic Center releases industry glossary 
    Fiber Optic Center releases industry glossary

    The FOC Glossary includes Acronyms and Military Specifications for Connectors in addition to the General Terms and Definition section. The goal is...

  • Electrical Instruments in Hazardous Locations, Fourth Edition - $85.00 
    Electrical Instruments in Hazardous Locations, Fourth Edition - $85.00

    By: Ernest Magison
    An encyclopedia of electrical safety, this classic book features expanded treatment of theory and principles to provide a...

  • Domain Ontologies for Reasoning Machines in Factory Automation - $55.00 
    Domain Ontologies for Reasoning Machines in Factory Automation - $55.00

    This handy reference presents a methodology for building domain ontologies, introduces tools for editing them, and discusses logic reasoners, which...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • SaaS Supply Chain Management Systems: 'To Cloud' or 'Not to Cloud' 
    SaaS Supply Chain Management Systems: 'To Cloud' or 'Not to Cloud'

    By Gregory Braun, C3 Solutions
    This whitepaper explores arguments in favor and against using systems based in the cloud, with the goal of offering...

  • Membrane Switches: What Do Design Engineers Need to Know? 
    Membrane Switches: What Do Design Engineers Need to Know?

    By Jens Kautzor, Hoffman + Krippner
    Today, membrane keyboards and switches have become indispensable for many industries. Often unnoticed by...

  • How to Evaluate and Install a Load Cell Sensor 
    How to Evaluate and Install a Load Cell Sensor

    By Omega Engineering
    Various load cell types are preferred, relative to the needs of the operational environment. This paper discusses what is the...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • WEISS completes dial plate to facilitate Jerit robotics 
    WEISS completes dial plate to facilitate Jerit robotics

    The design incorporates two robots−one SCARA (Selective Compliance Assembly Robot Arm) robot for glue dispensing, and one 6-axis robot for part...

  • Westfalia enables automated storage for Glenmore Distillery

    With Westfalia’s automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) and Savanna.NET warehouse execution system (WES), the 223,000 square-foot...

  • Unisom's 30mm tube bender used to boost manufacturer's productivity 
    Unisom's 30mm tube bender used to boost manufacturer's productivity

    The 30 mm bender was specially designed by Unison to improve Crisp Clean Services's production efficiency and flexibility in manufacturing their...

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    EVENTS

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    May 11, 2016 - May 14, 2016
    Cairo , CA, Egypt


    Afro Packaging Exhibition is Featuring over 400 on space area of 17,000 square meters who are coming from Middle Eastern countries (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Jordan, Lebanon,Kuwait, Bahrain and Syria) European countries (Germany, Turkey, Cyprus, Spain, Italy, UK, France, Sweden, Greece, Poland, Belgium and Scandinavia countries) and Asian countries (China, Taiwan, India, Pakistan and South Korea)...

    May 22, 2016 - May 27, 2016
    San Francisco , CA, United States


    SID's Display Week is the premier international event for the electronic display industry, where breakthrough technologies are introduced. Display Week offers synergies unparalleled by any other display event, comprised of attendees and exhibitors representing the foremost display-engineering talent from all over the world, as well as leaders representing both the commercial and consumer markets.

    May 23, 2016 - May 26, 2016
    New Orleans , LA, United States


    Schneider Electric CONNECT 2016 is the place where customers, product specialists and partners can come together to share experiences in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere.

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    TRAINING

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    February 1, 2016 - June 30, 2016
    Online , KS, USA


    This course is intended to provide an understanding of the types of computer-based devices, systems and networks used in modern industrial plants as well as the ways in which these elements can be compromised via cyber attacks. Attendees will also learn to build risk management techniques to improve their plant’s cybersecurity.

    February 1, 2016 - June 30, 2016


    This alarm management course is designed to educate key site personnel on industry standards, best practices, business justification, safety implications, business issues and the Seven-Step Approach to Effective Alarm Management.

    May 3, 2016 - May 5, 2016
    Birmingham , AL, United States


    The course will cover fundamentals of temperature, pressure, flow, and level measurements; process control loops and tuning, with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Fieldbus Technology, and final control elements will be presented and discussed.