Automation & Control News & Articles

UL Joins ISA Global Cybersecurity Alliance as a Founding Member to Advance Industrial Cybersecurity

  • News

UL brings robust operational technology cybersecurity, industrial automation and control systems expertise to industry cybersecurity group.

Honeywell Teams Up With Microsoft to Reshape the Industrial Workplace

  • News

Honeywell to leverage Microsoft Azure cloud platform and connect Microsoft Dynamics 365 to Honeywell Forge, enabling predictive maintenance applications with closed-loop maintenance workflows in the buildings industry.

Optimas Solutions Enhances Portfolio with PPE and MRO Products to Focus on Urgent Demand Given COVID-19

  • News

Opens 30,400 sq. ft. distribution center in St. Louis for PPE, MRO products, along with standard parts.

Eaton Joins ISA Global Cybersecurity Alliance as Founding Member

  • News

Eaton envisions faster approach to develop measurable global conformance assessment for cybersecurity.

Partner Roundtable to Discuss Best Practices for Success in Manufacturing

  • News

On Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, industry professionals from leading hardware and software suppliers will partner together for a roundtable webinar discussion on technology used to achieve success in CNC manufacturing.

Strengthening Industry 4.0 Automation Security

  • by Daniel Browning
  • Feature

The scaling of efficiencies and business value from automation and the Internet of Things (IoT) over the past few years has been transformative. In factories especially, costs drop, waste decreases, and businesses can control and gain insight into their processes like never before.

Good Things Come in Automated Packages

  • Case Study

MIG-O-MAT wanted to bolster its already established soldering technology, increasing accuracy and repeatability. To do this, the company began to investigate ways to remove 100 per cent of process fatigue by deploying automation. In other words, to remove humans from the equation.

Siemens and Netze BW Make Distribution Grids More Sustainable and Smarter

  • News

In conjunction with their ongoing research cooperation, Siemens Smart Infrastructure and Netze BW GmbH have co-developed an intelligent and environmentally-friendly distribution substation.

ForwardX Robotics Wins Award at CIIF 2020

  • News

China’s leading exhibition for the manufacturing industry awards ForwardX for vision-first mobile robots.