Articles & News on Operations & Management

Lloyd’s Register and Falkonry Incorporate Operational AI Digital Twins into Asset Performance and Risk Management Solution

  • News

Lloyd’s Register, a professional services company specialising in engineering and technology solutions, has partnered with the innovation leader in Operational AI, Falkonry, to combine its predictive digital twins with asset performance and risk management solutions for heavy industry, including chemicals and oil and gas.

Welders on Demand: Collaborative Robots Solving Skills Gap & Increasing Business

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

Collaborative robots are being used to address the shortage of welders, which, according to the American Welding Society, will reach a deficit of 400,000 workers by 2024.

Ericsson USA 5G Smart Factory Achieves LEED Gold Certification

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The facility is the first Ericsson factory globally to achieve the prestigious environmental designation and exemplifies the company’s commitment to environmental sustainability.

AMETEK Surface Vision Strengthens Global 24/7 Emergency Technical Support to Keep Customers Up and Running

  • News

AMETEK Surface Vision, the leading provider of online surface inspection solutions, has reinforced its telephone support service with digital tools to provide best-in-class 24/7 emergency technical assistance, globally.

Phoenix Contact Forges Ahead with Corporate Action for the Climate and Energy Revolution

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Phoenix Contact is taking action to combat climate change and to empower the new clean energy revolution.

Industry 4.0 and Machine Service: Why Assets Are The Source of All Customer Strategy

  • by Joseph Kenny
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How machine makers and their customers are benefitting from Industry 4.0 technologies, including IIoT and predictive analytics.

Large Project-Based Manufacturers Suffer from Disjointed Data Utilization, Causing Lack of Visibility and Control

  • by Thomas R. Cutler
  • Feature

Project business executives typically have very little visibility into the current real-time status of their projects and therefore the business as a whole. Decision-making becomes extremely difficult for large manufacturers of project business operations with limited, outdated and inaccurate information.

Siemens Digital Industries Software Partners with Siemens Energy to Simulate Next Generation of Energy Systems

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Siemens Digital Industries Software today announced the adoption of Simcenter software as the core simulation technology for the Generation Division of Siemens Energy AG in developing its next generation energy systems.

IFS Outlines Multi-year Sustainability Strategy

  • News

The three-year plan will create positive impact within IFS, its customers and through industry-wide action.

Workplace Safety in the Age of COVID: How Automation is Paving the Way to Keep Workers Safe

  • by Eric Halvorson
  • Feature

Automation has improved overall safety in common spaces such as break rooms, locker rooms, bath rooms and lounges.