Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

Beamex Donates $10,000 to a Scholarship Fund

  • October 17, 2022
  • News

A scholarship totaling $10,000 was created for the San Jacinto College, LyondellBasell Center for Petrochemical, Energy, & Technology, funded by proceeds from the Beamex Annual Calibration Exchange (ACE), 2022.

ARC Advisory Group Releases Flowmeter Report

  • October 17, 2022
  • News

ARC Advisory Group’s new report on the total flowmeters market reveals that the four flowmeter technologies, Coriolis, ultrasonic, electromagnetic, and vortex, present many benefits over traditional technologies, such as positive displacement, turbine, and differential pressure.

T.I.E Industrial Buys Robots.com Domain, Robotworx Name

  • October 17, 2022
  • News

The asset acquisition expands the T.I.E. brand family, leveraging decades of experience in robotic equipment sales, repair and service to position Robots.com as an end-to-end partner in manufacturing automation.

IFR Presents World Robotics Report 2022

  • October 13, 2022
  • News

The new World Robotics report shows an all-time high of 517,385 new industrial robots installed in 2021 in factories around the world.

Siemens Boosts Collaboration and Performance With Solid Edge 2023

  • October 12, 2022
  • News

Siemens Digital Industries Software announced the latest release of Solid Edge software for product design, engineering and manufacturing, bringing a new streamlined user experience, greater interoperability with the Siemens Xcelerator portfolio and greater capability and collaboration across many industry workflows.

Mimes Joins the ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute

  • October 12, 2022
  • News

Norwegian company focused on safety technology innovations to implement ISA100 Wireless technology

Digitalization Restructures the Market for Geared Motors

  • October 11, 2022
  • News

ARC Advisory Group’s new market research report on Geared Motors reveals that the digitalization of industrial processes is supported by the integration of drives, PLCs and geared motors

Universal Robots Ships Cobots with Two-Week Lead Time

  • October 10, 2022
  • News

By overcoming global supply chain issues through its approach to component sourcing and manufacturing, Universal Robots currently offers one of the shortest lead times in the market, shipping cobots in just two weeks. This allows manufacturers to meet the Section 179 tax deduction incentive deadline that can dramatically reduce cost of collaborative robots while stretching year-end budgets.

Manufacturing Technology Orders Increase to $460 Million, Reversing Downward Trend

  • October 10, 2022
  • News

New orders of manufacturing technology totaled $460.7 million in August 2022, according to the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Report published by AMT–The Association For Manufacturing Technology.

IAR Group and Tigres Enter Into Long-term Collaboration

  • October 10, 2022
  • News

IAR Group AG from Switzerland, which specializes in automation systems, and Tigres GmbH from Germany, which specializes in plasma systems, are entering into a collaboration.