Articles & News on Operations & Management

Increased Innovation, Digital Presence Increase igus Online Sales

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An increase in the pace of innovation and emphasis on expanding its digital presence in the face of a worldwide pandemic helped igus increase online sales by 30% in 2020.

Abaco Equips Wind Farm with Reliable, Real-Time FPGA Processing Card for HVDC Control Technology

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Long-term supply chain, rugged technology key factors for customer selection.

Hannover Messe 2022 to Focus on Digitalization and Decarbonization

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Following a two-year absence, in 2022 it is once again time: Hannover Messe will run April 25-29 as a physical fair–supplemented by a comprehensive range of digital services for exhibitors and visitors. The lead theme “Industrial Transformation” focuses on digitalization and decarbonization of industry.

NSF Selects Susan S. Margulies to Head the Engineering Directorate

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Georgia Tech and Emory University professor brings strategic vision, focus on translational research to new role.

Family Company HIMA Appoints New Management

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A new management team is to take over operational business of the company; the shareholders continue to be exclusively members of the Philipp family.

Okuma America Corporation Names Mike Vassil as Vice President of Operations

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The management team of Okuma America Corporation, a world-leading builder of CNC machine tools, controls and automation systems, is pleased to announce the promotion of Mike Vassil to vice president of operations.

CheckProof Aims Globally with New Funding Round of $2.9 Million

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The Swedish SaaS company CheckProof helps shape future working methods by digitizing Frontline. The new funding strengthens the company to build safe, efficient, and sustainable companies worldwide.

Endress+Hauser Expands Partnership with Field Instruments and Controls

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Field Instruments and Controls is named Endress+Hauser’s Authorized Service Provider for OR, WA, and the ID panhandle.

Microchip is First to Achieve JEDEC Qualification for a Radiation-Tolerant (RT) FPGA in a Plastic Package

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Low-power RTG4 FPGA offers ‘new space’ system designers the industry’s highest reliability at lowest cost with shortest lead times.

World’s Largest Manufacturers Lose Almost $1 Trillion a Year to Machine Failures

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Senseye study of major industrial firms finds that large facilities lose 27 hours a month to machine failures, on average, at the cost of $532,000 for each hour of unplanned downtime.