Automation & Control News & Articles

Why Mining is One of the Most Dangerous Industries for Electrical Safety

  • by Nick Schiltz
  • August 31, 2022
  • Feature

Mining workers often face unique electrical hazards compared to most industries which require a unique approach to electrical safety. These challenges make the mining industry one of the most dangerous to perform routine electrical maintenance tasks due to the extremely harsh conditions that personnel operate within.

Supporting Global Plastic Recycling with Conveyor Belts

  • by Marcin Grzeszek
  • August 31, 2022
  • Feature

Marcin Grzeszek, manager of Industry Segment Recycling at conveyor belt manufacturer Habasit, discusses innovations in conveyor belts to support recycling targets.

Emerson Renewable Technologies Support China’s Carbon Reduction Goals

  • August 30, 2022
  • News

Integrated control software and solutions for Taiyuan Heavy Industry wind turbines to provide reliable, clean energy for 35 million people.

Dinkle International to Exhibit Connectivity Solutions at IMTS in Chicago in September 2022

  • August 30, 2022
  • News

Dinkle will showcase a wide variety of terminal blocks, connectors, remote I/O, crimping tools, thermal printers and associated connectivity solution products.

Siemens and Nissan Digitalize Production Lines for New Crossover Electric Vehicle Ariya

  • August 30, 2022
  • News

This cooperation draws on Siemens’ portfolio of IoT-enabled hardware, software and digital services–the open digital business platform Siemens Xcelerator.

Gold Fields and ABB Pioneer Digital Mining in Remote Chilean Desert

  • August 30, 2022
  • News

The mining company is championing intelligent data analytics, aggregating in real time from 25 systems to maximize productivity and sustainability.

SGH Completes Acquisition of Stratus Technologies

  • August 30, 2022
  • News

This acquisition expands the innovative computing solutions from the Edge to the Core to the Cloud.

Eaton Study Finds Gap Between Digital Transformation and Energy Transition Efforts, Highlighting Opportunity to Advance Both

  • August 30, 2022
  • News

Results shows businesses want new energy sources, but more investment in digitalization is required to make it happen.

Swedish Analytics Specialists Image Systems Opts for Codemeter-based License Management Technology

  • August 30, 2022
  • News

Wibu-Systems has been chosen by the Swedish company Image Systems to supply its IP protection and license management solution for their new TEMA platform.

Robot Sales Hit Record High in North America for Third-Straight Quarter

  • August 29, 2022
  • News

Association for Advancing Automation latest stats show the most robots sold in any quarter; automotive industry returns to historic norms, while food & consumer goods continues interest in automation to handle e-commerce logistics boom.

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