Automation & Control News & Articles

Why the Industrial Sector Needs to Rethink Displacing Data Beyond the Edge

  • by Louis-Philippe Lamoureux
  • Feature

The five core challenges process engineering businesses face–and how an Intelligent Edge approach is key to more successful edge deployments.

Ericsson and PowerLight Demonstrate World’s First Wireless Powered 5G Base Station

  • News

As a result of Ericsson’s constant pursuit of new technology to improve the deployment of Radio Access Network (RAN) sites, the company has teamed up with U.S. laser innovator, PowerLight Technologies, to achieve the first safe, fully wireless-powered 5G base station.

CGTech to Demonstrate VERICUT 9.2.1 at WESTEC/AeroDef

  • News

CGTech will demonstrate the latest version of VERICUT at WESTEC/AeroDef at the Long Beach Convention Center from Nov. 16-18 in booth 1337.

Hexagon Spotlights NCSIMUL at Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS) 2021

  • News

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division announced it will feature NCSIMUL, a high-performance G-code certification and optimization software, in the NCSIMUL | Hexagon Booth #2441 at the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS) 2021, Oct. 4-7, 2021, at The International Center in Toronto, Ontario.

Deutsche Messe Technology Academy Initiates First Facility for Industrial Knowledge Transfer in the U.S

  • News

Deutsche Messe Technology Academy is continuing its rapid internationalization in the U.S. by opening the Smart Factory Institute in Chattanooga on Oct. 1, 2021.

Chip Shortage Hampers Growth Potentials of Machine Vision Industry

  • News

"The monthly VDMA order intake and turnover statistics show that the order books of the machine vision industry are full to the brim," said Mark Williamson, chairman of the board of VDMA Machine Vision, on the occasion of the opening of the VISION 2021 trade fair.

New Board VDMA Robotics Elected

  • News

Volker Spanier was confirmed as Chairman of the Board of VDMA Robotics for the new term of office 2021-2024 following new elections to the Executive Board of the Robotics Department.

Boliden Collaborates with Epiroc and ABB on the Journey Toward a Fossil Free Mine

  • News

The three companies will jointly develop an electric trolley truck system for underground mining at the Boliden Kristineberg mine in Sweden.

Electromate Made it to the 2021 List of Best Workplaces in Ontario

  • News

Electromate Inc. is proud to announce that it has been named on the 2021 list of Best Workplaces in Ontario. Electromate Inc. received this honour after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work.

85% of Industrial Businesses to Increase Investment in Digital Transformation and Sustainability, AVEVA Survey Finds

  • News

More than 850 global industrial leaders polled use digital tools to elevate performance and drive sustainability–an accelerating trend.