Articles & News on Operations & Management

Beckhoff Automation Increases Global Revenue to 1.182B Euros

  • May 2, 2022
  • News

Despite facing some real challenges along the way, fiscal year 2021 was a tremendous success for Beckhoff Automation.

Universal Robots and Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) Breaking New Ground

  • May 2, 2022
  • News

The new headquarters for Universal Robots and Mobile Industrial Robots will be located at Energivej in Odense S–a few hundred meters from the current headquarters of Universal Robots.

Limiting Machine Failures with Holistic Views of Data

  • by Daniel Fallmann
  • May 2, 2022
  • Feature

The manufacturing industry is facing a ton of pressure today. Companies need to do everything in their power to make life easier for their employees so processes and the production of goods are not slowed down. 

Jorgensen Total Chip Processing Boosts Recycle Value

  • May 2, 2022
  • News

As a result of its recent partnership with S.F.H., Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Solutions now serves manufacturers as a single source for total metalworking chip and coolant processing systems.

Endress+Hauser Celebrates Opening of Additional Buildings in Stahnsdorf

  • April 29, 2022
  • News

Endress+Hauser has expanded its center of competence for silicon pressure sensors in Stahnsdorf near Berlin, Germany at a cost of more than 12 million euros.

AI Makes Safety Integral to Manufacturers’ Working Culture

  • by Claudia Jarrett
  • April 29, 2022
  • Feature

Claudia Jarrett, US country manager at automation parts supplier EU Automation, explains why Industry 4.0 and key performance indicators (KPIs) are crucial to establishing a positive working culture in manufacturing environments.

Somfy Supports Those Affected by Crisis in Ukraine with Donation Matched by Airbnb.org

  • April 29, 2022
  • News

Somfy North America donated to Airbnb.org this week to help provide safe housing for people that have been displaced due to the crisis in Ukraine.

Universal Robots Records Best Ever Q1 Results

  • April 28, 2022
  • News

Universal Robots, the Danish producer of collaborative robots (cobots), has reported record Q1 revenue of USD 85m, 30% up on its 2021 Q1 revenue.

UniversalAutomation.Org Welcomes ExxonMobil as a Member

  • April 28, 2022
  • News

UniversalAutomation.Org has welcomed ExxonMobil as a member. ExxonMobil has been using the IEC 61499 runtime as part of an Open Process Automation test bed, having previously deployed the runtime for a successful prototype at an ExxonMobil pilot plant.

CLPA’s Global Growth Continues

  • April 28, 2022
  • News

The CC-Link Partner Association is continuously expanding its support for automation vendors, machine builders and users in key markets around the world. The organization is addressing the growing demand for the CLPA’s open network technologies while exchanging the global knowledge gained from each application to support local partners.