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Optimas Solutions Enhances Portfolio with PPE and MRO Products to Focus on Urgent Demand Given COVID-19

Optimas Solutions Enhances Portfolio with PPE and MRO Products to Focus on Urgent Demand Given COVID-19


Opens 30,400 sq. ft. distribution center in St. Louis for PPE, MRO products, along with standard parts.

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Honeywell and Wolters Kluwer Team Up to Help Employees Safely Return to the Workplace

Honeywell and Wolters Kluwer Team Up to Help Employees Safely Return to the Workplace


Collaboration will combine Honeywell’s IIoT connected devices and safety software with Wolters Kluwer’s risk and environmental, health and safety management software. Offerings will help customers in asset-intensive industries protect workers, adhere to compliance requirements and facilitate business continuity.

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Growing Adoption of Safety Regulations Drives the Temperature Sensor Market

Growing Adoption of Safety Regulations Drives the Temperature Sensor Market


New ARC Advisory Group research on the global Temperature Sensor market reveals that several government regulations intended to increase the safety of factory workers and minimize workplace fatalities are creating lucrative growth opportunities for the market, especially in the food & beverage and chemical industries.

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Optimas Solutions Enhances Portfolio with PPE and MRO Products to Focus on Urgent Demand Given COVID-19

Opens 30,400 sq. ft. distribution center in St. Louis for PPE, MRO products, along with standard parts.

Honeywell and Wolters Kluwer Team Up to Help Employees Safely Return to the Workplace

Collaboration will combine Honeywell’s IIoT connected devices and safety software with Wolters Kluwer’s risk and environmental, health and safety management software. Offerings will help customers in asset-intensive industries protect workers, adhere to compliance requirements and facilitate business continuity.

Growing Adoption of Safety Regulations Drives the Temperature Sensor Market

New ARC Advisory Group research on the global Temperature Sensor market reveals that several government regulations intended to increase the safety of factory workers and minimize workplace fatalities are creating lucrative growth opportunities for the market, especially in the food & beverage and chemical industries.

The Future of Manufacturing Plants: Self-learning, Self-adapting, and Self-sustaining

AspenTech is working toward what is called an SOP, or Self-Optimizing Plant.

Peak-Ryzex Workforce Safety Solution for Distancing, Contact Tracing

Enterprise solution for employee distancing and contact tracing developed for customers, is first deployed internally to better understand technology, reporting, and workflows.

Mitsubishi Electric uses industrial sewing machines to meet need for COVID-19 facemasks

These machines reduce the production time of each individual mask compared to doing it by hand, and reduce the need for experienced sewing machine operators, as the process is fully automated.

Siemens and Salesforce announce strategic partnership to enhance workplace safety

The partnership will combine Salesforce’s Work.com, powered by Customer 360, and Siemens’ Smart Infrastructure solutions, including Comfy and Enlighted, to orchestrate the processes, people and things that are essential to creating safe, connected workplaces for the future.

Digital Science report: How COVID-19 is Changing Research Culture

The report, How COVID-19 is Changing Research Culture, analyzes publication trends, regional focal points of research, collaboration patterns, and top institutional producers of research in COVID-19.
 

CPAPs RE-INVENTed into Emergency Ventilators Using PLCs and HMIs

AutomationDirect helped the team supply large quantities of reliable automation components in a short span of time, delivering products ready for development right out-of-the-box. Should circumstances require it, RE-INVENT is ready to save lives.

ARC Advisory Group releases Fire and Gas Systems market research report

New ARC Advisory Group research on the global Fire and Gas Systems market reveals that manufacturers are switching to cloud-based systems to be able to provide employees with remote access to their gas detection systems.

Leveraging the Digitalization Toolbox to Distance Workers in the COVID-19 Era

By Bill Lydon
Running a manufacturing plant in the COVID-19 pandemic era means distancing coworkers and minimizing their interactions. Fortunately, there are a range of industrial automation solutions available that can help organizations achieve these new goals while also being consistent with digitalization investments to improve productivity. 

Innovative Engineering Solutions Contribute to COVID-19 Medical Protection

By Bill Lydon
Many organizations in the manufacturing industry have shifted assets in order to innovate and produce solutions that are contributing to the protection of medical personnel on the front lines of the COVID-19 fight. In this article, we highlight two of these innovative engineering solutions that are keeping these crucial personnel safe

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Banner Engineering introduces Occupancy Monitoring System

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