Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

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

  • News

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.

Smart Building Opportunities for Printed Sensors

  • by Matthew Dyson
  • Feature

Smart buildings promise automated control of the buildings' operations, along with integrated technology for human-machine interactions. Such functionality requires multiple sensors, to which printed/flexible electronics are very well suited due to their low weight and thin-film form factor.

Graybar Acquires Shingle & Gibb Automation

  • News

Graybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Shingle & Gibb Automation.

TASI Product Integrity Doubles India Operations with More Growth to Come

  • News

Partner companies quickly outgrew first combined office on customer demand.

Robotics, Automation & Smart Revolution Drive UVC Disinfection Products Market Growth

  • News

Global UVC disinfection products continue to make deep inroads in the lucrative food & beverages sector, with investments in robots growing in 2020, according to a new study by an ESOMAR certified market research and consulting company.

Azbil Receives Frost & Sullivan 2020 Southeast Asia Building Automation Systems Customer Value Leadership Award

  • News

Azbil Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange Code: 6845) announced that it has received the prestigious Southeast Asia Building Automation Systems Customer Value Leadership Award from research and consulting firm Frost & Sullivan.

New German Website Features SELECT Products by Nordson Electronics Solutions

  • News

SELECT, a part of Nordson Electronics Solutions, a leading worldwide supplier of selective soldering systems, is pleased to announce the successful launch of a new website in German.

SICK Named Top Employer by Forbes

  • News

SICK ranks number 124 on list of 750 multinational corporations in 45 different countries.