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General Atomics Leverages SAP Manufacturing Solutions to Drive Industry 4.0

General Atomics Leverages SAP Manufacturing Solutions to Drive Industry 4.0


SAP SE and General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems announced the successful implementation of the SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing solution for production engineering and operations for the U.S. defense and diversified technologies company’s Electromagnetic Systems Group.

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Keeping Load Peaks Down and Operational Reliability Up

Keeping Load Peaks Down and Operational Reliability Up


Especially for gantry systems, rapidly accelerating heavy loads can shoot the electrical power demand of frequency drives through the roof. At the same time while braking, regenerative energy is being put back into the drive system.

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NORD DRIVESYSTEMS to Host Four Product Demonstrations with Live Q&A at PACK EXPO Connects Virtual Event

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS to Host Four Product Demonstrations with Live Q&A at PACK EXPO Connects Virtual Event


New products include condition monitoring for predictive maintenance and IE5+ Ultra-Premium High Efficiency synchronous motors.

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General Atomics Leverages SAP Manufacturing Solutions to Drive Industry 4.0

SAP SE and General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems announced the successful implementation of the SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing solution for production engineering and operations for the U.S. defense and diversified technologies company’s Electromagnetic Systems Group.

Keeping Load Peaks Down and Operational Reliability Up

Especially for gantry systems, rapidly accelerating heavy loads can shoot the electrical power demand of frequency drives through the roof. At the same time while braking, regenerative energy is being put back into the drive system.

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS to Host Four Product Demonstrations with Live Q&A at PACK EXPO Connects Virtual Event

New products include condition monitoring for predictive maintenance and IE5+ Ultra-Premium High Efficiency synchronous motors.

Case Study: King County Preserves the Past in New State-of-the-Art Drawbridge

PowerFlex DC drive technology brings reliability and familiarity to rebuilt Seattle bridge.

Automation Specialist Joins Exclusive Group of Rockwell ThinManager System Integrators

adi Automation, a division of the UK-based engineering business, adi Group, was recently confirmed by Rockwell Automation as one of just a small number of accredited Recognized System Integrators for its ThinManager production platform.

RS Components Provides Engineering Support to Young Superbike Team at Leading UK Championships

RS’ sponsorship of GR MotoSport team at Bennetts British Superbikes championships this week brings the highest international safety standards on engineering equipment to safeguard riders.

RS Components Clocks Up One Million Members around the world on its DesignSpark Online Engineering Platform

Popularity of the DesignSpark community has accelerated, with membership more than doubling in the past three years.

RS Components Launches Go-kart Design Competition to Promote STEM Skills Through Motorsport

In partnership with PDC Racing, the competition uses motorsport as a gateway for students to develop STEM skills and engineering knowledge.

Object Oriented Industrial Programming (OOIP), Part 2: Abstraction, Nesting and Interfaces

Your plant or equipment is assembled from objects–your control should be, too. New tools deliver the productivity of OOP without the complexity.

Emerson Completes Acquisition of Open Systems International, Agrees to Acquire Progea Group

The Open Systems International acquisition complements Emerson’s portfolio and helps customers in discrete and hybrid end markets accelerate digital transformation. The Progea Group acquisition expands Emerson’s software portfolio, enabling the rapid shift toward the smart grid.

Automating Fast-Growing Engineer-to-Order Manufacturing

Few ETO (Engineer-to-Order) ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) technology solutions are specifically designed for streamlining workflow. This is particularly true for manufacturers who are constantly making new and different components (as opposed to high repetitive quantity manufacturing). Automation in the ETO environment requires lean and efficient production flow.

Disruption Drives Adaptability and Innovation in Manufacturing

Recently, we had an opportunity to talk with Williams about the shifts in manufacturing she was seeing prior to the pandemic, the impact of COVID-19 on DELMIAworks’ customers, and how the company has adapted to support their needs.

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