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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  • FANUC America announces expansion of CNC training program 
    FANUC America announces expansion of CNC training program

    FANUC currently offers a range of training courses covering CNC maintenance, operations and programming, servo and laser maintenance, Ladder/PMC...

  • Opto 22 announces Node-RED nodes for industrial automation controllers 
    Opto 22 announces Node-RED nodes for industrial automation controllers

    These Node-RED nodes for PACs make it easier to prototype and develop applications for connecting physical assets to cloud applications and are...

  • MicroPower Direct releases glossary of power conversion terms 
    MicroPower Direct releases glossary of power conversion terms

    MicroPower Direct's free power conversion glossary contains 19 pages and 800 definitions of terms associated with a range of power technologies and...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Best Industrial Networking Practices of Machine Vision Systems 
    Best Industrial Networking Practices of Machine Vision Systems

    By Antaira
    In order to provide smooth production processes with critical machine vision applications, building a rugged Ethernet network is...

  • Industrial PCs - Making the Right Choice 
    Industrial PCs - Making the Right Choice

    By Advantech
    Today's automation designers and engineers are faced with a variety of hardware platforms to choose from. This whitepaper intended to...

  • How to Monitor CO/CO2/Temperature/Humidity/Dew Point with DL-300 Data Loggers 
    How to Monitor CO/CO2/Temperature/Humidity/Dew Point with DL-300 Data Loggers

    The DL-300 series are ICP DAS USA’s product line that accurately measures and log concentration data of carbon dioxide (CO2), carbon monoxide...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Axiom automates B2C Europe with 100 destination packet mail sorter 
    Axiom automates B2C Europe with 100 destination packet mail sorter

    The new sorter has automated B2C Europe's parcel and pack sortation, enabling the company to sort up to 8,000 packets an hour. This has given the...

  • KEEN footwear chooses ABB Robotics to automate shoe manufacturing 
    KEEN footwear chooses ABB Robotics to automate shoe manufacturing

    The UNEEK Robotic Cell features two ABB IRB 120 robots weaving the interlocking cords of the shoe’s upper portion. The robotic cell can produce a...

  • Dalian Metro uses Rockwell Automation to integrate system, cuts energy usage by 12% 
    Dalian Metro uses Rockwell Automation to integrate system, cuts energy usage by 12%

    The entire Dalian metro system includes more than 50 redundant Allen-Bradley MicroLogix and CompactLogix controllers with about 100,000 I/O points...

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    EVENTS

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    September 12, 2016 - September 17, 2016
    Chicago , IL, United States


    Featuring the cutting-edge in factory, process, and building automation, this event has established itself as the place to see the automation industry’s most innovative solutions and technologies. Industrial Automation will stand alongside four additional shows from Germany's HANNOVER MESSE and provide an exceptional opportunity for business development.

    September 23, 2016 - September 25, 2016
    Pune , IN, India


    Automation & Robotics Expo -2016 as an exhibition features the biggest names in the global Automation Industry, to whom it serves as the perfect launch vehicle to introduce latest products and technology.

    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.

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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...