Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

Case Study: Automotive Leader Finds a Faster Solution to High-Performance Robot Vision

  • Case Study

A leading producer of automotive components quickly overcame its automation challenges by leveraging the speed and simplicity of Yamaha’s RCXiVY2+ dedicated robot vision system.

DEPCOM Power Optimizes Operation of Solar Generation Assets

  • News

DEPCOM Power and their system integrator partner Vertech use Seeq to support data-based decision making for performance optimization across wide-ranging solar power generation assets.

Abaco Announces Win from Major European Technology Company to Help Equip Helicopter Cabin Computer

  • News

Abaco Systems today announced that it has won orders from a major European technology company that will see Abaco’s range of innovative hardware platforms deployed at the heart of a new helicopter cabin computer.

Aquiline Drones Signs Exclusive Manufacturing and Distribution License Agreement With Drone Volt

  • News

Aquiline Drones (AD), the Hartford-based manufacturer of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and cloud solutions provider for commercial drone operations, announced that it has signed exclusive US manufacturing and distribution licensing agreements with Drone Volt.

Case Study: King County Preserves the Past in New State-of-the-Art Drawbridge

  • Case Study

PowerFlex DC drive technology brings reliability and familiarity to rebuilt Seattle bridge.

Automation Specialist Joins Exclusive Group of Rockwell ThinManager System Integrators

  • News

adi Automation, a division of the UK-based engineering business, adi Group, was recently confirmed by Rockwell Automation as one of just a small number of accredited Recognized System Integrators for its ThinManager production platform.

Envisioning the Future: Ignition Community Conference 2020

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

The Inductive Automation Ignition Community Conference 2020 (ICC2020) has become an important event for automation professionals, and this year’s virtual event due to the pandemic was no exception.

ROEQ Discusses Future of Mobile Robots for Warehouse Automation, Debuts New Products

  • by Melissa Landon
  • News

During a virtual press conference, mobile robotic equipment company ROEQ discussed the rise of mobile robotics equipment (MRE) and unveiled six new products that bridge the gap between the warehouse and production.

The U.S. Department of Labor Recognizes FANUC America, Rockwell Automation & Industry Partners for Apprenticeship Programs

  • News

Leading automation companies awarded for efforts in closing the manufacturing skills gap.

VISION Start-up Pitch Session Aims to Inspire Established Companies With Fresh Ideas

  • News

Inspiring established companies with fresh ideas--this is the aim of the VISION Start-up Pitch Session, which will be held for the first time in November. The Digital Pitch Session for start-ups will be held on Nov. 11, 2020. Applications will be accepted through Oct. 28, 2020.