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Robots, the Plastics Molder’s Best Friend
Robotics On Line
By Tanya M. Anandan
Robots are not new to plastics processing, but they’re certainly garnering more attention. A close look...
Collaborative Robots Transform Industry
By Bill Lydon, Editor
I am convinced that collaborative robots are the highest impact automation development to improve manufacturing since the...
Robot use increases more than 27% in 2014
By Bill Lydon, Editor
According to IFR, more than 220,000 robots were sold globally in 2014. The automotive industry is still the strongest,...
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Commissioning and startup involve very special types of work that require very specific skills. This expertise...
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PRODUCT NEWSin Chemical
RST improves Euro-Top Hygienic cable gland
Improvements include reduced height, an absolutely even surface and EHEDG approval.
IVC introduces FV-3532-4 hydrocarbon leak detection video camera
FV-3532-4 incorporates algorithms to detect pipeline and tank leakages of a variety of hydrocarbon products including propane, gasoline, and diesel.
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WHITE PAPERSin Chemical
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CASE STUDIESin Chemical
To safeguard the plant’s depolymerization reactor, Dyneon selected a HIMatrix safety controller from HIMA as the emergency shutdown (ESD) system.
Clariant was experiencing issues with its previous DC motor and drive system on an important extrusion machine at its Izmit facility
The plant has 1400 piping lines, 1700 manual valves, 300 motors and 1350 field instruments.
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