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  • ABB updates remote diagnostic services for GMDs

    Enhancements include GMDbeat for online troubleshooting and GMDfit, which provides online condition monitoring, predictive analytics and periodic...

  • Festo announces Design Tool 3D for pneumatic systems 
    Festo announces Design Tool 3D for pneumatic systems

    The configuration software reduces the risk of errors when designing and ordering system modules.

  • Westermo updates WeConfig for monitoring 
    Westermo updates WeConfig for monitoring

    Version 1.1 of the Network Configuration Management software can now be used as a simple monitoring and diagnostics tool for industrial routers,...

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  • Maintaining heat transfer fluid in the food and beverage industry 
    Maintaining heat transfer fluid in the food and beverage industry

    By Clive Jones, et al, Global Heat Transfer
    A properly maintained heat transfer system employing food-grade heat transfer fluids will contribute...

  • Reducing Ownership Costs for Material Handling Equipment 
    Reducing Ownership Costs for Material Handling Equipment

    By Jeffrey Cohen
    Although the price to acquire equipment is important for buyers to consider, there are other long-term costs outside of the...

  • OEE for the Enterprise 
    OEE for the Enterprise

    By Salvatore Castro, SAP
    The common view of OEE is the localized one of an operator trying to control the machine better during the shift. The...

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  • Video smoke detection protects South African power station 
    Video smoke detection protects South African power station

    Electrical Engineering
    Fike’s camera-based SigniFire detection system at Arnot Power Station in South Africa can visually detect the presence of...

  • SmartCheck keeps cranes craning 
    SmartCheck keeps cranes craning

    By installing condition monitoring systems on its gantry cranes, port operator RheinCargo is now able to detect any damage to crane hoisting gear...

  • InfinityQS software Helps General Cable cut raw material costs 
    InfinityQS software Helps General Cable cut raw material costs

    General Cable deployed InfinityQS ProFicient, an enterprise quality platform powered by a centralized statistical process control (SPC) analytical...

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    February 9, 2015 - February 11, 2015
    Spring House , PA, USA

    The symposium will bring together experts, from end users, , engineering consultants and supplier communities in a two-day symposium to cover the important issues of automation and their impact on the pharmaceutical (and food) industry.

    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.

    March 19, 2015 - March 20, 2015
    Berlin , Germany

    Europe´s leading conference in the field of energy efficiency goes into the 3rd round: ener.CON Europe 2015. Network & exchange with 120+ pioneers & leaders to discuss the latest developments, future trends & challenges in this field.

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    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 11, 2014 - July 16, 2015

    This course will provide attendees with the knowledge and the tools required to successfully supervise and manage departments and groups involved in industrial control systems (manufacturing, sales, design, installation or maintenance).

    September 23, 2014 - June 16, 2015

    The Online Certificate Program in Maintenance Management consists of three modules, which will help you evaluate your operation; plan, coordinate and schedule maintenance; and properly use preventive and predictive maintenance in your operation.