Automation & Control News & Articles

Digi-Key Celebrates Ribbon Cutting of Product Distribution Center Expansion

  • August 18, 2022
  • News

The 2.2 million square foot facility makes Digi-Key one of the 10 largest warehouses in North America.

MassRobotics, Festo, Mitsubishi Electric Automation, MITRE and Novanta Support Healthcare Robotics Startups

  • August 18, 2022
  • News

MassRobotics, Festo, Mitsubishi Electric Automation, MITRE and Novanta are calling on startups in the healthcare robotics space to apply to the second Healthcare Robotics Startup Catalyst program.

Five Trends Dominating the Robotics Sector

  • by Lian Jye Su
  • August 18, 2022
  • Feature

What follows is a review of five major trends in the robotics and automation sector, along with how they are impacting industries.

Dematic Improves Customer Experience with Reimagined Website

  • August 17, 2022
  • News

Dematic recently revealed a reimagined Dematic.com, featuring improved search function, user experience and navigation structure.

Sandvik Coromant Westminster Facility Wins IndustryWeek Best Plants Award

  • August 17, 2022
  • News

The award recognizes the world-class carbide manufacturing facility’s operational excellence, customer focus and ongoing employee engagement.

Introduction: The Birth of Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing

  • by Jeff Winter
  • August 17, 2022
  • Feature

Smart manufacturing promises improved performance through the digital transformation of manual and mechanical systems, and the further integration of automated systems with business systems and advanced technologies. This feature originally appeared in InTech magazine's August issue, a special edition from ISA's Smart Manufacturing and IIoT Division.

How Industrial Organizations Can Thrive in Today’s Turbulent Economy

  • by Rachael Conrad
  • August 17, 2022
  • Feature

While we come to accept the reality that time may not heal all economic wounds onset by the pandemic, we can focus on ways to turn these challenges into opportunities.

Digitalization Accelerates Sustainability in the Process Industry

  • August 17, 2022
  • News

Siemens Xcelerator and the entire Siemens portfolio support sustainability management along the production chain.

ABB Appoints ATS Global to Advance Its ABB Ability Data Center Automation Business

  • August 17, 2022
  • News

ATS Global and ABB have committed to explore collaboration opportunities globally with the main focus on European and Asian markets.

How to Choose the Right Conveyor System for Your Assembly Operation

  • by Mark Dinges & Gerald Berzins
  • August 17, 2022
  • Feature

When the expected volume and product life cycle make automated transfer attractive–or even necessary–for an assembly operation, the work of choosing the right conveyor system begins.

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