Automation & Control News & Articles

Endress+Hauser Celebrates Opening of Additional Buildings in Stahnsdorf

  • April 29, 2022
  • News

Endress+Hauser has expanded its center of competence for silicon pressure sensors in Stahnsdorf near Berlin, Germany at a cost of more than 12 million euros.

Smart Instrumentation for the Digital Present

  • by Nathan Hedrick
  • April 29, 2022
  • Feature

When organizations want to optimize plant processes, smart instrumentation provides host systems with indispensable data, which can be used for operational and maintenance insights. This feature originally appeared in the April edition of InTech magazine.

AI Makes Safety Integral to Manufacturers’ Working Culture

  • by Claudia Jarrett
  • April 29, 2022
  • Feature

Claudia Jarrett, US country manager at automation parts supplier EU Automation, explains why Industry 4.0 and key performance indicators (KPIs) are crucial to establishing a positive working culture in manufacturing environments.

Festo Helps Customers Harness the Power of Worker Upskilling at the Oracle Industry Lab

  • April 29, 2022
  • News

New Chicago lab provides a testing ground for institutions to explore and innovate solutions to solve their toughest challenges.

PIC and AVR Microcontrollers Anchor the Majority of Embedded Designs Today

  • April 29, 2022
  • News

Microchip grows its commitment to the 8-bit PIC and AVR MCUs by releasing five new product families and over 60 new devices.

Endress+Hauser Broadens Its Mobile Calibration Services

  • April 28, 2022
  • News

Endress+Hauser expanded its on-site calibration offerings by adding three additional mobile calibration rigs to the existing fleet, making a total of 19 rigs that service Endress+Hauser and third-party instrumentation including flow, pressure and temperature.

Universal Robots Records Best Ever Q1 Results

  • April 28, 2022
  • News

Universal Robots, the Danish producer of collaborative robots (cobots), has reported record Q1 revenue of USD 85m, 30% up on its 2021 Q1 revenue.

Open PLCs Enhance Building Automation

  • by Frank Bicknell
  • April 28, 2022
  • Feature

To gain modern computing system advantages while maintaining traditional solutions reliability, an HVAC company uses Arduino-compatible open PLC controllers. This feature originally appeared in the April issue of InTech magazine.

UniversalAutomation.Org Welcomes ExxonMobil as a Member

  • April 28, 2022
  • News

UniversalAutomation.Org has welcomed ExxonMobil as a member. ExxonMobil has been using the IEC 61499 runtime as part of an Open Process Automation test bed, having previously deployed the runtime for a successful prototype at an ExxonMobil pilot plant.

CLPA’s Global Growth Continues

  • April 28, 2022
  • News

The CC-Link Partner Association is continuously expanding its support for automation vendors, machine builders and users in key markets around the world. The organization is addressing the growing demand for the CLPA’s open network technologies while exchanging the global knowledge gained from each application to support local partners.

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