FEATURED ARTICLESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Energy Harvesting Via Wireless to Reduce Energy Usage
By Jim O’Callaghan, EnOcean
Energy harvesting wireless technology stems from a simple observation – where sensor data resides, sufficient... MORE
Top five things that go wrong with electric motors
By Jonathan Wilkins, European Automation
There are myriad issues that can cause electric motors to fail. However, among this rogue’s gallery of... MORE
5 Places You May Have Hidden Paper on Your Shop Floor
By Greg Goodwin, LNS Research
If you’re currently planning on implementing a Manufacturing Execution System (MES) or other applications in the... MORE
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PRODUCT NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
CONTA-CLIP introduces FSIK 4-type fuse disconnect terminals
FSIK 4-type fuse disconnect terminals have a folding extraction lever that locks into its end position and provides space for a spare fuse. MORE
Silicon Designs Introduces Model 1410 Accelerometers
Model 1410 digital pulse density output MEMS variable capacitive (VC) accelerometers can measure both vibration and acceleration, with very low... MORE
Emerson releases CSI 9360 vibration/position transmitter
The transmitter detects emerging sleeve bearing issues by capturing vibration or position data and translating it into a 4-20mA signal for... MORE
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By John Southcott and Chris Mathews, Brock Solutions
Organizations who use technology for applications that are not fit-for-purpose often find... MORE
CASE STUDIESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Geissler wanted to accelerate cycle times for a test bench that performed the final inspection of precision turned parts. They replaced a... MORE
PAS-X was delivered with the entire user interface in Japanese. Werum carried out this project in cooperation with their Japanese integration... MORE
EVENTSin Manufacturing Operations Management
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...
From robotics and automation services, to micro sensors and nanotechnology, Industrial Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial automation.
TRAININGin Manufacturing Operations Management
The TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineering Certification Workshop trains experienced safety engineers who wish to obtain a TÜV Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) certificate verifying their expertise. The workshop has been reviewed and accepted by TÜV Rheinland, and passing a final exam at the end of the five-day course will earn the certificate. Price: $4,300 CDN.
New this year with a Version 5 Foundations Course and a 2-day Deep Dive Course. The Foundation Course is perfect for both seasoned NERC CIP professionals seeking to ensure a smooth transition to version 5, as well as those new to NERC CIP who wish to jump start the learning process on these important standards. In the 2-day Deep Dive Course attendees will come away with detailed knowledge of...
This 3-day PHA / HAZOP course is designed to deliver expert instruction on how to successfully plan and execute Process Hazards Analysis (PHA) studies efficiently and effectively. This includes understanding the principles behind each of the major PHA methods (HAZOP, What-if?, Checklist, FMEA), learning how to deal with challenging personalities within the PHA team, and how to avoid common...