Manufacturing Operations Management 

SEPTEMBER FEATURED PRODUCTS

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MEDIA

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Introduction to OPC for Automation
A video introduction of the value of OPC for factory automation and plant process control.
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RESOURCES

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  • Bosch Rexroth updates Factory Automation Resource Kit 
    Bosch Rexroth updates Factory Automation Resource Kit

    Additions include a Safety handbook excerpt, recent case studies, technical papers on topics such as vibration damping, and links to videos and... MORE

  • Gilman Precision offers Spindle Tips 
    Gilman Precision offers Spindle Tips

    While daily use of any spindle will be hard on the component, there are some basic practices to consider while using the machine to help with... MORE

  • The Art of Industrial Warfare book 
    The Art of Industrial Warfare book

    The author fused his knowledge of business with traditional Chinese combat techniques to counter what he foresees as an increasingly intense... MORE

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • What Goes Where: Determining Most Effective Technologies for Real-Time Operations 
    What Goes Where: Determining Most Effective Technologies...

    By John Southcott and Chris Mathews, Brock Solutions
    Organizations who use technology for applications that are not fit-for-purpose often find... MORE

  • Comparing Harmonics Mitigation Techniques 
    Comparing Harmonics Mitigation Techniques

    By Jonas Persson, Comsys
    Harmonics is a major concern in many applications today. The increased use of variable frequency drives introduce more... MORE

  • How Process Robots are Transforming Supply Chains 
    How Process Robots are Transforming Supply Chains

    By Bruce Jacquemard, One Network Enterprises
    An electronic workforce of process robots can count your inventory items in real time, on demand,... MORE

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Weiss rotary indexing table cuts test time for parts 
    Weiss rotary indexing table cuts test time for parts

    Geissler wanted to accelerate cycle times for a test bench that performed the final inspection of precision turned parts. They replaced a... MORE

  • Track Parts and Materials on the Fly 
    Track Parts and Materials on the Fly

    Automation World
    By Stephanie Neil
    Lockheed Martin Aeronautics uses a 2D barcode to track traceable parts as they are installed. In addition,... MORE

  • UNIGEN starts up Werum's PAS-X MES in only four months 
    UNIGEN starts up Werum's PAS-X MES in only four months

    PAS-X was delivered with the entire user interface in Japanese. Werum carried out this project in cooperation with their Japanese integration... MORE

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    EVENTS

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    July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2015
    Online , KS, USA


    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.

    June 2, 2014 - June 30, 2015


    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...

    September 4, 2014


    This one hyour webinar will provide an in-depth examination of modern cryptography using the CodeMeter secure licensing and software protection solution. It will also include further discussion on refining and adjusting the encryption method to protect against a threat scenario that applies to specific business models.

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    TRAINING

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    September 3, 2014 - September 5, 2014
    Kansas City , MO, USA


    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...

    September 10, 2014 - September 12, 2014
    Calgary , AB, Canada


    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...

    September 16, 2014 - September 17, 2014
    Chalfont , PA


    The Endress+Hauser introductory course to instrumentation will provide maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of wiring, signals, instrumentation technologies, applications and installations.