Automation & Control News & Articles

Metrios Brand Specializes in 2D Optical Measurement Systems

  • News

The Metrios brand specializes in 2D optical measurement systems. Its mission is to support production through metrology.

Grace Technologies Announces New President and CEO

  • News

Grace Technologies is pleased to announce their new President & CEO, Drew Allen. After 30 years of leadership, Phil Allen will be stepping down as CEO and assuming the role of Founder & Chairman of the Board and continuing to focus efforts on Ovarian Cancer Research at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics through their Believe in the Cure foundation with his wife, Jane.

How Manufacturers are Turning a Page on Automation and AI Due to the Pandemic

  • by Max Versace
  • Feature

At the height of the pandemic, the world was facing a state of emergency, the manufacturing industry was in crisis, and the global supply chain was on the brink of destruction. With factories in danger of being shut down worldwide and social distancing mandates in place, the demand for new technologies—and AI, in particular—skyrocketed.

S. Himmelstein and Company Installs Coordinate Measuring Machine for Highly Accurate Measurements

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S. Himmelstein and Company recently completed acquisition and installation of a Zeiss Accura Coordinate Measuring Machine.

From 5G to Edge, Remote Connectivity Advancements Will Break Down Transmission Barriers

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Distance and physical barriers are hampering data transmission to remote locations, but new technologies are evolving to break down these barriers.

Emerson Receives 2021 IoT Breakthrough Award for ‘Analytics Platform of the Year’

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Real-time data and analytics are key drivers for optimizing operational performance, asset health and plant safety.

Samsung Foundry Certifies Analog FastSPICE Platform from Siemens for Early Design Starts on 3nm GAA Process Technology

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Siemens today announced that its industry-leading tools for the verification of analog/mixed-signal (AMS) circuits are now qualified for early design starts on Samsung Foundry’s new 3nm Gate All Around (GAA) process technology. 

Beckhoff Joins the Open Process Automation Forum

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As a leader in interoperable automation technologies, Beckhoff will champion process industry standards as a member of The Open Group.

Amazon’s New Predictive Maintenance Offering is Cutting Edge

  • by Blake Griffin
  • Feature

Amazon announced a suite of new AWS machine learning services. To many, this announcement appeared to be Amazon’s launching off point towards being a major supplier of predictive maintenance solutions. However, this announcement follows a long history of Amazon carving out its capabilities in industrial digitalization.

Industrial Internet Consortium and The Smart Manufacturing Institute Announce Strategic Partnership

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Organizations to collaborate and propel digital transformation strategies and tactics across industries.