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Manufacturing Automation - Inside Universal Robots Efforts to Empower the Small/Medium Enterprise
February 19, 2019

Manufacturing Automation - Inside Universal Robots Efforts to Empower the Small/Medium Enterprise

By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
Collaborative robots are re-defining the way manufacturers operate today. To help further that process is Universal Robots (UR), a collaborative robot manufacturer driven by a vision & mission to help industries become more productive, with a particular focus on Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).

GreyOrange releases Flexo modular sortation robotics system
February 19, 2019

GreyOrange releases Flexo modular sortation robotics system

The AI-enabled robotics system can be scaled to meet evolving business needs to handle large peaks, and reduced during non-peak hours. Flexo components are designed to allow for implementation in as short as 15 days due to its simple design, modularity and standardisation.

Predicting the Future of Industrial Maintenance
February 19, 2019

Predicting the Future of Industrial Maintenance

By Gernut van Laak, Group Automation Solutions Leader, ABB Food and Beverage
The need for factory maintenance often goes unnoticed. This article explains how plant managers can budget for maintenance and ensure optimum efficiency for all processes.

Northrop Grumman Corporation announces appointment Om Prakash as Chief Executive, Japan
February 19, 2019

Northrop Grumman Corporation announces appointment Om Prakash as Chief Executive, Japan

As chief executive, Northrop Grumman Japan, Prakash will be responsible for ensuring effective performance on current programs, as well as developing in-country growth opportunities.

Integro partners with Industrial Eye to enhance machine vision solutions
February 19, 2019

Integro partners with Industrial Eye to enhance machine vision solutions

Industrial Eye and the Integro team are joining forces to provide vision solution applications to a wide array of industries.

Optimal Engineering Systems releases the AY110-100V Vertical Rotation Stage
February 19, 2019

Optimal Engineering Systems releases the AY110-100V Vertical Rotation Stage

The AY110-100V Vertical Rotation Stage is suitable for: Metrology, positioning of mirrors and lasers, laser machining or scribing, micro robotics, scanning, electronic assembly, testing, photonics, and vision systems.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence releases HP-L-5.8 blue laser scanning sensor
February 19, 2019

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence releases HP-L-5.8 blue laser scanning sensor

The HP-L-5.8 is compatible with Hexagon CMMs that use PC-DMIS 2018 R2 and subsequent versions of the software and works with an automatic indexing probe head or continuous wrist.

Siemens announces NX software for Digital Innovation Platform
February 19, 2019

Siemens announces NX software for Digital Innovation Platform

The ability to automatically adapt the user interface to meet the needs of different types of users across multiple departments can result in higher adoption rates, leading to a computer-aided technology (CAx) system and the creation of a digital twin.

Applied Motion Products introduces MDX Integrated Servo Motors
February 19, 2019

Applied Motion Products introduces MDX Integrated Servo Motors

The MDX on-board controllers utilize the same command interfaces as external motor controllers including CANopen, RS-485, Modbus, and Ethernet connections as well as discrete I/O interfaces like pulse & direction.

CONTA-CLIP announces FNT 16 neutral disconnect terminal
February 18, 2019

CONTA-CLIP announces FNT 16 neutral disconnect terminal

The push-in connection system allows for safe connection of wires without tools. When a solid wire or ferrule is inserted, the pressure spring opens automatically and establishes a secure contact.

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LASER COMPONENTS releases ILM12IP FLEXPOINT laser module
February 18, 2019

LASER COMPONENTS releases ILM12IP FLEXPOINT laser module

The module is available with green (520 nm) and red (635 nm) dot, cross-hair, and line lasers. The focus can either be set to a fixed distance or to infinity.

VarTech Systems announces VT3250ES purge HMI panel display/computer
February 18, 2019

VarTech Systems announces VT3250ES purge HMI panel display/computer

The VT3250ES features a purge protected 1080P 32” display system. This system is capable of monitoring large amounts of process control data or critical imagery and information within a hazardous area environment.

Peratech releases QTC-based EDGE force-sensing HMI solution
February 18, 2019

Peratech releases QTC-based EDGE force-sensing HMI solution

Thin sensors with Peratech’s QTC technology are mechanically integrated in key areas of the smartphone to capture a user’s single-handed grip, ergonomic finger movements, presses and squeezes to control key functions.

Evaluation of Different Additive Manufacturing Processes with Liquids and Pastes
February 18, 2019

Evaluation of Different Additive Manufacturing Processes with Liquids and Pastes

By Viscotec
The use of additive manufacturing processes is increasing within industrial applications, as they bring some significant customer benefits compared to conventional processes.

Integrators Talk about Collaborative Robots: A Roundtable Discussion
February 18, 2019

Integrators Talk about Collaborative Robots: A Roundtable Discussion

By Jeff Burnstein, A3
The Association for Advancing Automation (A3) reached out to several large automation integrators to get their input on the drivers, challenges, and opportunities in implementing collaborative robots.

Omron Automation introduces the Sysmac AI Controller
February 18, 2019

Omron Automation introduces the Sysmac AI Controller

This solution can help manufacturers reduce the risk of bad parts or equipment damage by detecting issues early on and prompting immediate action to resolve them.

Telit introduces Telit OneEdge software suite
February 18, 2019

Telit introduces Telit OneEdge software suite

OneEdge works to solve challenges related to integration, scalability, and management that solution architects and their enterprise customers face as they implement IoT to transform their businesses. The offering is designed to accelerate solutions to market.

Softomotive announces Softomotive’s RPA Academy online learning portal
February 15, 2019

Softomotive announces Softomotive’s RPA Academy online learning portal

The Softomotive Academy is designed to improve the employability quotient of professionals and developers. It provides them with the opportunity to develop and deepen their RPA-focused skills which are in short supply at present as enterprises seek to accelerate their digitization efforts and improve productivity.

ISA announces final call for Educational Foundation Scholarship applications
February 15, 2019

ISA announces final call for Educational Foundation Scholarship applications

University students who have potential in the field of automation should submit an application. All applications must be submitted no later than 24 February 2019 for consideration.

Lean Manufacturing and the Global Digital Process Automation Market
February 15, 2019

Lean Manufacturing and the Global Digital Process Automation Market

By Thomas R. Cutler
Digital Visual Management on the manufacturing plant floor is secure by creating virtual meeting rooms for real-time, 24/7, multi-site collaboration.