Articles & News on Asset Management

Vector Solutions announces 60+ Facilities Maintenance Courses in 3D

  • March 11, 2020
  • News

The Facility Management & Maintenance Library features 69 courses in 3D specifically designed to train facility managers, building engineers and maintenance technicians of commercial buildings.

Guiding the Industry: AGVs and the Smart Factory

  • by Jonathan Wilkins
  • March 11, 2020
  • Feature

This article discusses how automated guided vehicles have advanced from simple materials handlers to intelligent autonomous robots.
 

Comau announces partnership with Exechon to develop machining solutions

  • March 6, 2020
  • News

With the objective of spearheading a machining paradigm able to handle large, complex aluminum parts, the companies have started a strategic cooperation.

Manufacturers sensor-ing an opportunity

  • by Mark Howard
  • March 6, 2020
  • News

The automotive sensor market saw the highest growth in 2018, and the Research and Markets predicts the automotive sector will continue to dominate the sensor market until 2029. So, what can the wider manufacturing industry learn from this?

MSC partners with Plus One Robotics to support customer fulfillment centers

  • March 5, 2020
  • News

With Plus One Robotics, MSC has deployed a patent-pending 3D-vision and AI-enabled robotic packing system in its Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, customer fulfillment center and now plans to implement the system across its five major centers.

HMIs Open the OEM Machinery Aftermarket

  • by Marcia Gadbois
  • March 3, 2020
  • Opinion

New technology is making it possible for these OEMs to re-engineer their processes and operations, better support their customers, and capture increasing aftermarket business.

How Bright is the Future of Automation?

  • by Mark Howard
  • February 26, 2020
  • Opinion

When machines run 24/7, with or without supervision, their components can wear out quickly. This article explains the potential of lights-out manufacturing.

Orange Business Services to partner with Ekinops and Dell Technologies to introduce universal customer premise equipment (uCPE) solution

  • February 19, 2020
  • News

The solution is a result of co-innovation between Orange and its strategic partners Ekinops and Dell Technologies, combining Enterprise Branch Server IT and Virtualization Management.

Bentley Systems announces call for nominations for Year in Infrastructure 2020 Awards

  • February 19, 2020
  • News

The awards, which are judged by independent juries of industry experts, recognize infrastructure projects for digital innovations that improve project delivery and/or asset performance. The deadline for nominations is May 1, 2020.

Interact Analysis Report: Bumpy road ahead predicted for global manufacturing industry

  • February 19, 2020
  • News

The report shows that the current deceleration in manufacturing output seen in 2019 is expected to continue into early 2020. However, a solid recovery is anticipated by 2021, before the sector enters another natural business downcycle towards the end of 2022. A rise in output for most industrial segments is then forecast beyond 2022.