FEATURED ARTICLESin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
Bill’s Deep Dive: Prometheus Multivendor PLC Configuration and Management Software from Wonderware
By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
Wonderware/Schneider Electric's Prometheus is configuration and management software for defining HMI and...
Top-Down Security Approach – The Final Stage for OT Protection and Compliance
By Shmulik Aran, NextNine
This article, the fourth and final article in a series on OT security management for the manufacturing industry, will...
True Cost of Ownership for Linear Position Sensors- Part 2
By Harold Schaevitz, Alliance Sensors Group
The second article, of a three part series, examines the strengths and weaknesses of industrial...
Cybersecurity for Industrial Control Systems Cannot Wait
By Jeff Hussey, Tempered Networks
Today’s industrial control systems (ICS) represent critical operational assets across many organizations and...
NEWSin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
- TT Electronics announces participation in NASA mission to Mars
- ESA Automation announces acquisition of Selema.
- ABB's Dr. Roger Daugherty earns NEMA's Kite & Key Award
- NORD announces opening of Mexican assembly plant
- Red Lion names Bruce Macpherson Vice President of EMEA and SAARC
- ABB's John Malinowski recieves Motor Summit 16 award
- PI appoints Scott Jordan as Head of Photonics Market Segment
- Bosch Rexroth to highlight IIoT packaging solutions at PACK EXPO 2016
- Beckhoff opens new facility in Mason, Ohio
- Red Lion announces Jack Lee as new company president
- Honeywell’ Users Conference to highlight digital transformation for industrial controls
- ABB announces Dr. Jef Beerten as first winner of ABB Research Award
PRODUCT NEWSin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
BEI Kimco announces DIP26-08, DIP30-11 & DIP38-13 frameless motors for robotic applications
The company recently met Brushless DC (BLDC) Motor needs for use in a multi-axis assembly robot for semiconductor and other light manufacturing...
PI introduces SiP alignment systems for test and production
An R&D 100 winner in the Analytical/Test category, PI’s one-step global optimization product line addresses the requirement of incorporating...
PI releases H-850KML & H-825KLL hexapods
PI released two hexapods, the H-850KML, 500kg high-load hexapod and the H-825KLL, compact hexapod with load capacity to 35kg.
MEDIAin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
RESOURCESin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
The Fluke Motor and Drive Troubleshooting Course delivers critical knowledge so maintenance professionals can gain the practical diagnostic skills...
This pre-recorded webinar is designed to explain how to add and program EtherNet/IP products when using EDS files, and some short cuts that this...
NEMA MG 1 addresses new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) regulations that require motor manufacturers to comply with efficiency targets. The new...
WHITE PAPERSin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
By Dr. Jürgen Gallus, PI
Vacuum applications are of growing importance due to technologies that can only be applied in vacuum or cryogenic...
In order to provide smooth production processes with critical machine vision applications, building a rugged Ethernet network is...
By Joe Kimbrell, AutomationDirect
The decision to replace existing motors with newer premium efficiency motors can be difficult. And, a common...
CASE STUDIESin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
The fully automated deep freeze warehouse will be built in Wielsbeke (90 km West of Brussels) on a 25-hectare lot. Alongside the storage...
The motor, which provides the plant with finely ground coal dust to meet the plant's primary energy needs, is operated in a hazardous area...
The confectioner needed to upgrade its chewing gum sheeter machines, with a retrofit of servomotor and drive technologies as well as implementation...
EVENTSin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
ABB Automation & Power World (APW) brings together professionals from utilities, industries and infrastructure for a premier educational and collaboration event in North America.
Automate showcases the full spectrum of automation technologies and solutions. From traditional industrial applications to cutting edge new technologies, you'll find ways to automate every process in your company.
HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology.