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OCTOBER FEATURED PRODUCTS

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MEDIA

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RESOURCES

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  • Micro-Epsilon publishes brochure on automotive applications for sensors  
    Micro-Epsilon publishes brochure on automotive applications for sensors

    Brochure includes 28 application examples of how Micro-Epsilon sensors and measurement systems are providing benefits for customers in development,...

  • Nordson publishes dispensing guide for Automotive  
    Nordson publishes dispensing guide for Automotive

    The 13-page guide has helpful information about how to maximize the use of precision dispensing equipment for adhesives, sealants, oils, and...

  • Mitsubishi launches dedicated Machine Tool website

    The site offers easy-to-access information about automation solutions for applications including aerospace, automotive, medical, off-highway...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Transforming the Light Curtain 
    Transforming the Light Curtain

    By Tyler Glieden, SICK
    By reducing the need for physical guards and barriers, light curtains can increase the maintainability of the equipment...

  • Assessing PROFIenergy's potential

    By PROFIBUS Nutzerorganisation e. V. (PNO)

    PROFIenergy is a Profile of the real-time Industrial Ethernet protocol PROFINET, developed in...

  • Addressing the Challenges of Functional Safety in the Automotive and Industrial Markets

    Embedded Computing Design, December 2011

    By Freescale Semiconductor

    The focus on safety-critical applications in both the automotive...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • BMW implements automatic crack detection for pressed parts 
    BMW implements automatic crack detection for pressed parts

    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....

  • Vision system boosts productivity, reduces costs at automobile assembly plant 
    Vision system boosts productivity, reduces costs at automobile assembly plant

    Control Engineering
    On a Chinese automobile assembly line, two machine vision cameras take images at 15 frames per second, to identify the type of...

  • Smart cameras target automotive inspection 
    Smart cameras target automotive inspection

    Vision Systems Design
    At an unidentified auto maker, Cognex In-Sight 5000-series cameras are being used for an automated wheel, tire, and...

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    EVENTS

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    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.

    February 9, 2015 - February 12, 2015
    Orlando , FL, USA


    What strategies can industrial enterprises adopt to help position them to take advantage of the latest round of technology changes while prioritizing their investments wisely? Join us at the Nineteenth Annual ARC Industry Forum to learn from your peers how an information-driven strategy can better position you to succeed and determine how you can best approach critical technology decisions.

    February 26, 2015 - February 28, 2015
    Mumbai , India


    The 2nd edition of India Automation Technology Fair (IATF) Co Organized by AIA(Automation Industry Association) and MMI India (Messe München International India Pvt Ltd will be held between 26-28 February 2015 at Mumbai. in parallel with “Technical Workshops and Innovation Exchange”

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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).