Factory Automation 

JULY FEATURED PRODUCTS

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RESOURCES

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  • Precision Digital Announces 2014 Catalog App  
    Precision Digital Announces 2014 Catalog App

    The app contains all the specifications and connection drawings for digital panel meters and control instrumentation. MORE

  • RST offers free on-line pressure equalisation calculator...

    A user enters the enclosure volume, the start and end temperatures, the process time and the operating pressure differential, and the calculator... MORE

  • Eaton Releases Updated Electrical Protection Handbook 
    Eaton Releases Updated Electrical Protection Handbook

    The book has been published for more than 50 years and covers the selection and application of overcurrent protective devices, including code,... MORE

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • When to use Multi-Function Safety Relays 
    When to use Multi-Function Safety Relays

    By Lenny Filipkowski, AutomationDirect
    White Paper describes how one or more multi-function safety relays can often be used to replace many basic... MORE

  • Gain a Competitive Advantage for Bottom-Line Results 
    Gain a Competitive Advantage for Bottom-Line Results

    By John Maher and Rick Denison, Synchrono
    This paper looks at the competitive edge that manufacturers gain by being not only devoted to driving... MORE

  • The 6 Most Important Parts of a Temperature Monitoring System 
    The 6 Most Important Parts of a Temperature Monitoring...

    By Stewart Thompson, CAS Data Loggers
    Need a monitoring and/or alarming system but aren’t sure how to purchase or use one? This whitepaper helps... MORE

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Mazak uses MERLIN MES and MTConnect at Kentucky plant 
    Mazak uses MERLIN MES and MTConnect at Kentucky plant

    Mazak's turning and milling machine plant uses MERLIN's Manufacturing Execution System (MES) and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications platform... MORE

  • How Omron Uses Big Data 
    How Omron Uses Big Data

    Automation World
    To track its manufacturing processes in real time, Omron Corp. uses Microsoft SQL Server and Excel with its Sysmac SQL Direct... MORE

  • Nucor Steel Adopts Use of VFDs 
    Nucor Steel Adopts Use of VFDs

    Automation World
    Nucor Steel replaced two-speed motors with variable frequency drives to reduce energy and water use as well as maintenance costs.... MORE

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    EVENTS

    in Factory Automation
    July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2015
    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.

    June 2, 2014 - June 30, 2015


    This online on-demand course covers the objectives, benefits and basic/advanced features of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS). The course discusses CMMS modules and state of the art technologies that are used with a CMMS. It explains how to develop system specifications based on your individual needs and how to justify, evaluate and implement a CMMS. It also illustrates how to...

    August 4, 2014 - August 7, 2014
    Austin , TX, United States of America


    NIWeek delivers technical networking and instruction with interactive sessions by NI R&D engineers and guest lecturers; targeted industry summits; hands-on workshops; exhibitions on the latest advancements in design, research, and test; and keynote presentations from leading technology thought leaders.

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    TRAINING

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    August 17, 2014 - August 21, 2014
    Al Khobar , Saudi Arabia


    The main objective of this WORKSHOP is to make the aspiring engineers acquainted with the conceptual as well as practical knowledge of the Industrial Automation & latest technologies being used to achieve industrial automation.

    August 17, 2014 - August 21, 2014
    Al Khobar , Saudi Arabia


    Persons successfully completing this course will be able to identify hardware components of a ControlLogix Programmable Controller System, configure and install a ControlLogix Programmable Controller System; plus much more

    September 9, 2014
    Franklin , TN


    This FREE one-day training class prepares the student to apply PROFINET in his own project. Lunch is included. Technical details of the technology are provided along with practical demonstrations. The class is designed for End Users, OEMs, System Integrators and Manufacturers of automation devices. Each student will receive a certificate for 5.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH).