Articles & News on Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

Sensor Advancements Will Be Key to Overcoming Supply Chain Disruptions

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The pandemic has wreaked havoc on retail and manufacturing supply chains, but innovative new sensors will save the day.

Siemens Industrializes Additive Manufacturing with Polymers with EOS and DyeMansion as Partners

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Siemens presents the first virtual additive manufacturing reference factory for selective laser sintering and industrial post-processing with its partners EOS and DyeMansion.

Mobile Access to Production Data: Custom OPC UA Apps for FDT 3.0 Applications

  • by Dr. Vivek Hajarnavis
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Automation industry stakeholders can utilize a variety of third-party software developer toolkits and apply the power of the OPC Unified Architecture (UA) to create bespoke Apps leveraging all the data available in the FDT® 3.0 IIoT Server (FITS™) application.

PAS Global to be Acquired by Hexagon AB

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PAS Global, LLC (PAS), the OT Integrity company, today announced it has agreed to be acquired by Hexagon AB (Hexagon), a global leader in sensor, software, and autonomous solutions.

Schilling Robotics Selects Actin Robotic Control Software for GEMINI ROV System

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Energid Technologies and Schilling Robotics announce the selection of Actin for Schilling Robotics’ new automated GEMINI™ ROV System.

AVX Joins the SPE Industrial Partner Network

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As a member of the SPE Industrial Partner Network, AVX will be actively involved in the continuing development of single-pair Ethernet (SPE) standards and compatible connectivity products, and will also serve as an ambassador of the significant space- and weight-saving advantages that SPE offers.

IIoT & Smart Manufacturing Conference Debuts; Keynote Focuses on 5G in Manufacturing

  • by Melissa Landon
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The International Society of Automation’s (ISA) Virtual Events Program debuted its IIoT & Smart Manufacturing Conference on Oct. 27, 2020. Speakers at this eight-session virtual event presented advances in connectivity, automation and security in the context of hybrid manufacturing.

Kivnon Awarded Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) Project by Navistar in the USA

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Navistar chooses Kivnon automation solutions for its new manufacturing plant in Texas.

Pepperl+Fuchs Invites You to Its Second Online Summit

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Pepperl+Fuchs invites you to its second Online Summit. Register now free of charge to gain access to the fully digital event, which will be held on Nov. 17–19, 2020.