Programmable Controllers 

OCTOBER FEATURED PRODUCTS

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MEDIA

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groov your A-B PLC
Using an Allen-Bradley PLC system? See how easy it is to build a mobile interface for it with groov.
New Belgium Brewing Green Automation
Igor Valuyev makes creative use of Opto 22 automation systems, which handle all of the facility's brewing processes, as well as the water process systems and virtually all other building management...
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RESOURCES

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  • Divelbiss provides PLC Training package 
    Divelbiss provides PLC Training package

    The PLC/Programming Learning Package provides Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) hands-on training for schools, universities, individual study and... MORE

  • Lenze releases PackML Library  
    Lenze releases PackML Library

    Designed for machine builders and operators, the Lenze library simplifies implementation of PackML standards using ladder logic. MORE

  • TekSo announces Motor Controls and PLC Training Programs

    On-line training Program includes a 20-Course eTraining Program on Electrical and Motor Controls (EMC) and a 17-session course on Programmable... MORE

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Processor Power and Energy Efficiency 
    Processor Power and Energy Efficiency

    By Jason Horine, AutomationDirect
    More components in microprocessors eliminates the need for additional external automation components, such as... MORE

  • What Makes a Soft PLC? 
    What Makes a Soft PLC?

    By Dan Fenton, Phoenix Contact
    Provides an overview on the differences between “soft” control systems and “real-time” control systems,... MORE

  • Cooling Electrical Panels in Waste Water Treatment Applications 
    Cooling Electrical Panels in Waste Water Treatment...

    By Noren Products
    Thermal management of electronic enclosures is important to protect automation and process controls as well as transformers,... MORE

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • PLC Upgrade Unlocks Testing Efficiency 
    PLC Upgrade Unlocks Testing Efficiency

    Automation World
    For air filter manufacturer K&N Engineering, a high number of simultaneous parallel processes taxed an older test system. A... MORE

  • Project Magnet extends the life of Whyalla Steelworks 
    Project Magnet extends the life of Whyalla Steelworks

    What’s New in Process Technology
    Project Magnet converted the Whyalla Steelworks to a magnetite iron ore feed. The project required a completely... MORE

  • PLC control from inlet-to-outlet 
    PLC control from inlet-to-outlet

    Control Engineering Europe
    A new water treatment works at the Dee Valley Water (DVW) Llwyn Onn site in North Wales is being controlled from inlet... MORE

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    EVENTS

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    November 11, 2014
    Wangaratta VIC , Australia


    IICA Technology Expos are a one-stop shop to access equipment suppliers. Featuring many companies showcasing their products or services related to the Instrumentation, Control and Automation Industry.

    November 19, 2014 - November 20, 2014
    Anaheim , CA, United States of America


    Rockwell Automation welcomes industrial professionals, media, analysts, and technology and service providers to its Automation Fair® event. Through exhibits, labs, technical sessions and forums, attendees will learn how to leverage the connected enterprise to optimize production, improve machine performance, and manufacture products in a safer, more sustainable manner.

    November 25, 2014 - November 27, 2014
    Nuremberg , Germany


    SPS IPC Drives is Europe’s leading exhibition for electric automation. Meet suppliers of electric automation technology from around the world. Inform yourself about all products, trends and innovations within the industry. Trade fair and adjoining conference offer you the perfect platform to search the right solutions for your automation tasks.

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    TRAINING

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    November 4, 2014
    Portland , OR


    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).

    November 18, 2014
    Salt Lake City , UT


    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).

    December 1, 2014
    San Jose , CA


    Dates TBD. 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).