Automation & Control News & Articles

Large Project-Based Manufacturers Suffer from Disjointed Data Utilization, Causing Lack of Visibility and Control

  • by Thomas R. Cutler
  • Feature

Project business executives typically have very little visibility into the current real-time status of their projects and therefore the business as a whole. Decision-making becomes extremely difficult for large manufacturers of project business operations with limited, outdated and inaccurate information.

Siemens Digital Industries Software Partners with Siemens Energy to Simulate Next Generation of Energy Systems

  • News

Siemens Digital Industries Software today announced the adoption of Simcenter software as the core simulation technology for the Generation Division of Siemens Energy AG in developing its next generation energy systems.

IFS Outlines Multi-year Sustainability Strategy

  • News

The three-year plan will create positive impact within IFS, its customers and through industry-wide action.

Industry 4.0 and Machine Service: Why Assets Are The Source of All Customer Strategy

  • by Joseph Kenny
  • Feature

How machine makers and their customers are benefitting from Industry 4.0 technologies, including IIoT and predictive analytics.

Hirebotics’ New Cobot Welder, Powered by Beacon, to Launch During Online Event April 28

  • News

Registration has opened for the Cobot Welder launch event April 28, hosted by Hirebotics’ partner Universal Robots. The event will provide attendees with an opportunity to learn the five ways cobot welding increases productivity and how Hirebotics’ Beacon platform decreases the time required to teach a part by 60%.

Tech Advancements Shape Market Dynamics for IO Modules in Discrete Automation

  • News

New ARC Advisory Group research on the global IO Modules for Discrete Automation market reveals that since programmable logic controllers and programmable automation controllers continue to be the preferred choice among machine builders and end users, this will also directly impact the demand for IO modules used in all discrete applications.

Festo in the Fight Against Covid-19

  • News

As well as providing components for ventilators and protective facemasks, Festo supplies systemically relevant areas.

Dow Wins FutureEdge 50 Award for Predictive Intelligence Capability

  • News

Dow Polyurethanes’ transformative product development innovation among 50 honorees for the most cutting-edge trials and applications of emerging technologies.

Automation.com and Beamex Publish 4th Calibration Essentials E-book

  • News

Calibration Essentials: Pressure, the fourth e-book in its series is now available. This e-book walks readers through the process of calibrating different types of pressure instruments, including transmitters, switches and gauges.

Rockwell Automation and Comau Partner to Simplify Robot Integration for Manufacturers

  • News

Collaboration offers industrial customers easier, smarter, and more productive ways to design, deploy, and manage robot applications.