FEATURED ARTICLESin Factory Automation
Smart Factories – the strategic role of wireless sensor...
By Julia Arneri Borghese, Paradox Engineering
When considering a wireless network, the critical decision is how to invest in future proof... MORE
NEWSin Factory Automation
- Tatsoft signs Horizon Controls as integrator
- TURCK acquires Chartwell Automation
- ABB Q3 results
- Midwest Engineering Relocates Corporate Headquarters
- Clearfield appoints Jim Henschel director of global manufacturing
- Rockwell Automation to Host Automation Fair in Anaheim
- Phoenix Contact obtains UL listing for Solarcheck measuring devices
- MAG Group appoints Rainer Schmueckle CEO
- August Manufacturing Technology Orders Up Slightly
- Phoenix Contact promotes Frank Stührenberg to Chairman of the Board
- U.S. Cutting Tool Consumption Down 2.7% in August
- Festo Becomes distributor for ZAYTRAN gripppers
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RESOURCESin Factory Automation
The release significantly broadens automation and control professionals’ access to a diverse range of technical and educational content and... MORE
WHITE PAPERSin Factory Automation
By Jeffrey Cohen
Although the price to acquire equipment is important for buyers to consider, there are other long-term costs outside of the... MORE
By Chris Soranno, SICK Safety Application Specialist
After safety risks have been identified, evaluated and analyzed, there will inevitably be... MORE
By Janice Abel and Craig Resnick, ARC Advisory Group
Industrial software developers are starting to introduce new applications designed to run on... MORE
CASE STUDIESin Factory Automation
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Project Magnet converted the Whyalla Steelworks to a magnetite iron ore feed. The project required a completely... MORE
What’s New in Process Technology
At BMW in Munich, defective wheel housings were previously only recognised at the out feed of the press line.... MORE
EVENTSin Factory Automation
Only PACK EXPO focuses on processing and packaging solutions while at the same time introducing you to technologies and ideas from all different industries. It’s the one place you can discover innovations you didn’t know existed and truly see what is possible.
Brazil Automation 2014 - 18th International Congress and Exhibit on Automation, Systems and Instrumentation – gathers domestic and foreign companies that supply services and technology to companies that consume automation of processes control and manufacturing.
Remote Monitoring & Control 2014 will cover the latest advancements for monitoring and managing distributed equipment and facilities via recent developments in SCADA, remote networks (wireless & wired), security (cyber & physical), automation, onsite and back-up power, M2M and all other manner of technology that allows for the management of remote assets.
TRAININGin Factory Automation
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.
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...
This course will provide attendees with the knowledge and the tools required to successfully supervise and manage departments and groups involved in industrial control systems (manufacturing, sales, design, installation or maintenance).