Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

PMD Motion Control Products Now Available Through Mouser

  • News

Mouser Electronics and Performance Motion Devices, Inc. (PMD) announce global distribution of PMD’s Motion Control ICs, Modules and Boards.

U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Totaled $330.3 Million in November, an Increase of 1.4% from November 2019

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U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders totaled $330.3 million in November 2020, a decrease of 13.3% from October, but an increase of 1.4% from November 2019, the frst positive year-over-year change since January 2019, according to the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders report published by AMT.

Kivnon Launches its Brand-new Mobile Robotics Website

  • News

As part of its commitment to innovation and continuous improvement, Kivnon presents its brand-new website, with a modern design and adapted to new trends.

Leadec Expands its Automation Footprint with the Acquisition of US-based Diversified Automation

  • News

Leadec has acquired Diversified Automation, an automation controls and software solution provider, effective Dec. 31, 2020.

BitFlow Reaches for the Stars Helping Mount Wilson Observatory Capture Celestial Images

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Achieving observations of faint targets such as young stellar objects and active galactic nuclei required a new higher sensitivity adaptive optics system to correct atmospheric turbulence and path aberrations between the six telescopes in the array and the beam combiner lab. 

Automation Helps Crews Run a Tight Ship

  • by Westport Yachts Engineering Staff
  • Feature

A premier yacht builder gets on board with reliable automation platforms for monitoring and controlling ship systems.

Silicon Valley Robotics Presents Industry Awards

  • News

Silicon Valley Robotics, the world’s largest cluster of innovation in robotics, announces the inaugural 'Good Robot Industry Awards, celebrating the robotics, automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI) that will help us solve global challenges.

Amazon Industrial Digitalization Platform

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

Discrete and process manufacturers constantly struggle to create integrated manufacturing systems using disparate automation systems within a facility. Amazon Web Services now provides a flexible and open solution for achieving effective holistic operations, from sensor to enterprise.

Electronic Drives and Controls, Inc. Achieves Control System Integrator Association’s Certification

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Electronic Drives and Controls achieves CSIA’s benchmark certification, meeting the highest level of technical and business performance standards in providing innovative control system integration solutions and field service work for industrial automation and drive technology.

Silicon Valley Robotics Awards SICK Champion Award and Innovation Award as Part of Good Robot Industry Awards Program

  • News

The Silicon Valley Robotics (SVR) group awarded SICK two honors as a part of the SVR’s inaugural Good Robot Industry Awards.