Factory Automation 

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MEDIA

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Thomson releases web video 'How to Increase Rigidity in a Linear Actuator' Thomson has authored a range of educational videos, webinars and technical white papers to inform and guide design engineers, explain technology alternatives and simplify the linear motion...
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
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RESOURCES

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

  • Webinar: Increase Production and Optimize Manufacturing Processes Using Simulation 
    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...

  • H2W introduces Linear Motion Calculator Android app 
    H2W introduces Linear Motion Calculator Android app

    The Android application is designed to solve linear motion calculations, with a range of velocity profiles. This helps the user understand which...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Motion Control and Precision Positioning in Vacuum Environments 
    Motion Control and Precision Positioning in Vacuum Environments

    By Dr. Jürgen Gallus, PI
    Vacuum applications are of growing importance due to technologies that can only be applied in vacuum or cryogenic...

  • Integration of CAD for Electrical Engineering by Automation  
    Integration of CAD for Electrical Engineering by Automation

    By Has Group
    When dealing with CAD for electrical engineering the situation is different: the right technology and high integration enable a...

  • IOT Edge Computing Primer 
    IOT Edge Computing Primer

    By Opto 22
    Systems at the network edge are increasingly able to leverage cloudbased resources to perform edge computing, but before the benefits...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Siemens to supply propulsion systems for all-electric ferries 
    Siemens to supply propulsion systems for all-electric ferries

    The all-electric ferries operated by Fjord1 will ply the E39 Anda-Lote route on the west coast of Norway. Both will have a cargo capacity of 120...

  • Stahlin's enclosures provide protection for ECS compost temperature sensors 
    Stahlin's enclosures provide protection for ECS compost temperature sensors

    Engineered Composted Systems needed a strong corrosive resistant NEMA 4X enclosure that could survive this environment and protect their RF...

  • Inex dairy chooses Leroy-Somer motors to drive eneergy savings 
    Inex dairy chooses Leroy-Somer motors to drive eneergy savings

    A Belgium-based producer of dairy products, Inex is achieving minimum energy savings of at least 18% from its refrigeration process as a result of...

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    EVENTS

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    October 3, 2016 - October 6, 2016
    Orlando , FL


    Wonderware is again changing the Industry landscape from Human Powered to Empowered Humans. Let us show you a new level of control – a level of control that has the power to change industry itself. Learn about the latest advances in process and automation engineering, share your professional insights, attend roundtable forums on the latest industry topics and network with your peers.

    November 3, 2016 - November 4, 2016
    Las Vegas , NV, United States


    The SCADA Technology Summit will bring together a cross-section of SCADA and ICS end-users to present, educate and analyze the latest advances in the rapidly changing market of control and automation.

    November 9, 2016 - November 10, 2016
    Atlanta , GA, United States


    Attend industry forums, hands-on labs, and technical sessions to expand your knowledge and use of the latest control, power and information technologies. With over 170 exhibits, take advantage of automation expertise from Rockwell Automation and members of our PartnerNetwork

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    TRAINING

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    May 2, 2017 - May 4, 2017
    Birmingham , AL


    The course will cover fundamentals of process variable measurements; process control loops and tuning with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), and final control elements will be presented and discussed. The course is directed towards engineers, technicians, I&C team leaders, sales personnel, and other technical/automation...