Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

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.

GrayMatter Robotics Raises $20M Series A to Fuel Continued Growth and Expansion

  • August 17, 2022
  • News

The company's smart robotic solutions help manufacturers increase capacity and save costs by automating complex surface finishing and treatment applications in high-mix, high-variability production environments.

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.

CGTech to Demonstrate VERICUT 9.3, Optimization and Machine Connectivity at IMTS 2022

  • August 16, 2022
  • News

CGTech will attend the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2022 from Sept. 12-17 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois at booth #133340.

Cosen Saws Leading Edge Sawing Solutions on Display at IMTS 2022

  • August 15, 2022
  • News

Cosen Saws has been chosen to showcase a variety of band saws for every application at IMTS 2022.

Robots Give Humans the Opportunity to Move Up, Not Out

  • by Jordan Erskine
  • August 12, 2022
  • Feature

While the narrative that automation is replacing humans makes a compelling dystopian film, the reality, as usual, is a lot more complicated. And for the labor force, the news is mostly good.

Rockwell Automation Opens Registration to the 31st Annual Automation Fair, Returns to Chicago

  • August 12, 2022
  • News

Manufacturing and technology experts gather at annual event, showcasing new innovations in automation, immersive learning opportunities and much more!

Motion Control Market Predicted for 5.5% CAGR Out To 2026

  • by Tim Dawson
  • August 11, 2022
  • News

While many industry sectors currently face an uncertain future, our predictions for the motion control market remain relatively positive for the mid-to long-term, with $19bn of sales predicted for 2026, up from $14.5bn in 2021.

NORD Announces New Features to myNORD Online Customer Portal

  • August 11, 2022
  • News

NORD’s online tools provide customers with a convenient, service-friendly online experience and up-to-the-minute status information.