Articles & News on Operations & Management

Demonstrating the Link Between Functional Safety and ICS Security

  • by Yiannis Stavrou
  • Feature

Let’s look at a physical demonstration that shows the link between functional safety and ICS security, and review what can be done to prevent malware from disrupting production and threatening safety.

Excellence Canada Announces Electromate as Recipient of the 2021 Canadian Business Excellence Award

  • News

Electromate Inc. is pleased to announce that, at the upcoming fifth annual Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses being held on Wednesday June 9, Excellence Canada will be awarding Electromate with their Canadian Business Excellence Award.

MHI Compressor International Corporation Appoints Jun Fukuda as President and CEO

  • News

MHI Compressor International Corporation (MCO-I), a leader in the design and manufacture of compressors, drive turbines, gear boxes and their control systems, has appointed Jun Fukuda as its new president and CEO.

Okuma & Richard Childress Racing (RCR) Celebrate 20-Year Partnership

  • News

Leadership teams from both Okuma America Corporation, a world-leading builder of CNC machine tools, controls and automation systems, and legendary NASCAR Championship-winning race team Richard Childress Racing (RCR), are pleased to announce a 20-year milestone in the formal business relationship between the two organizations.

Senseye PdM Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

  • News

Microsoft Azure customers worldwide now gain access to Senseye PdM to take advantage of the scalability, reliability, and agility of Azure to drive Industry 4.0 development and reduce unplanned downtime.

Top Rating for Sustainability: Endress+Hauser Improves Further in Independent EcoVadis Audit

  • News

Endress+Hauser has achieved 76 out of 100 points in the international EcoVadis sustainability rating, four more than in the previous year. The Group achieved a ranking in the top group for the fifth year in a row in 2021 and is now among the top one percent of the companies compared.

ISA Executive Director Mary Ramsey Retires, Committee Searches for Successor

  • by Melissa Landon
  • News

The International Society of Automation’s (ISA) Executive Director, Mary Ramsey, has decided to retire at the end of 2021.

ABB Collaborates with Equinor on Digital Integration to Improve Operations at Off-shore Assets

  • News

Companies join forces to implement digital and remote condition monitoring to the critical electrical systems of the Gina Krog platform.

Steve Sundstrom Appointed President of SATO America

  • News

Steve Sundstrom was appointed president of SATO America, LLC to accelerate the company’s transformation into a customer-centric provider of auto-ID solutions in North America. 

How Small-Scale Manufacturers Can Succeed with a Hybrid Workforce

  • Feature

Small companies may not have the luxury of state-of-the-art, high-end manufacturing and test equipment, but they can still embrace a hybrid workforce and harness untapped potentials of distributed and remote workers.