Case Studies & Application Stories 

PCB Piezotronics supplies accelerometers to NOAA weather satellites
June 01, 2017

PCB Piezotronics supplies accelerometers to NOAA weather satellites

PCB's accelerometers were used by Lockheed Martin to measure the dynamic environment of the instrument platform in flight, and to characterize that environment to improve the interpretation of instrument data.

ABB helps automate Quebec lithium mine
May 31, 2017

ABB helps automate Quebec lithium mine

Nemaska Lithium is developing the Whabouchi spodumene deposit to meet the growing global demand for lithium batteries to be used in electric vehicles and energy storage systems, as well as in various consumer electronics.

ABB helps Italian water company improve maintenance efforts
May 26, 2017

ABB helps Italian water company improve maintenance efforts

CBV expects to reduce plant operating costs by up to 30 percent and maintenance time by up to 40 percent when ABB Ability Electrical Distribution Control System is fully implemented at other locations.

Axiomtek provides embedded computing power for SkySpecs autonomous drone
May 24, 2017

Axiomtek provides embedded computing power for SkySpecs autonomous drone

Axiomtek helped mitigate the difficulties encountered with hardware design and allowed the SkySpecs technology team to focus on software development required to make the inspection service possible.

Hammer-IMS delivers automated measurement systems for ANL Plastics
May 11, 2017

Hammer-IMS delivers automated measurement systems for ANL Plastics

ANL Plastics is a European manufacturer of thermoformed plastic packaging products. ANL Plastics, headquartered in Wellen, Belgium, has three manufacturing plants in Europe, enabling distribution across the continent.

Kamstrup helps Ghana boost smart water metering efforts
May 04, 2017

Kamstrup helps Ghana boost smart water metering efforts

Ghana Water has invested in 40.000 Danish intelligent meters to help diminish the nation’s supply challenges. The project is the first of its kind ever carried out in Ghana

EE Boost chooses C3DLabs' products for simulation software development
April 27, 2017

EE Boost chooses C3DLabs' products for simulation software development

EE Boost chose C3D Labs’ line of products for the development of its simulation software of wave behavior in acoustic, elastic, electronic, and photonic applications.

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Korail Successfully Increased the Efficiency of Ticket Machines by Importing DFI’s COM Express
April 26, 2017

Korail Successfully Increased the Efficiency of Ticket Machines by Importing DFI’s COM Express

Since studies have shown that ticketing experience plays a vital part in customers’ perception of transit service quality, Korea Railroad Corporation (Korail), a national operator of railway lines, recognized the need to deliver efficient passenger services by upgrading the ticket vending machines at major stations.

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Case Studies
Improve Mass Transit Service with DFI’s COM Express
April 26, 2017

Improve Mass Transit Service with DFI’s COM Express

As a national operator of railway lines, Korail recognized the need to improve its services due to
consumer demands and the modernization of mass transit. Through collaboration with other hardware suppliers and system integrators, DFI contributed to the successful upgrade of the TVMs at major subway stations in Seoul.

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Otto Motors helps GE enable lean manufacturing of medical equipment
April 26, 2017

Otto Motors helps GE enable lean manufacturing of medical equipment

GE Healthcare has reduced the size of its repair cell stations at the Repair Operations Center by 40%, much of which is due to the integration of the OTTO self-driving vehicles.

Honeywell Process Solutions helps Pakistani refinery implement cleaner processes
April 19, 2017

Honeywell Process Solutions helps Pakistani refinery implement cleaner processes

The project’s Honeywell solutions will include licensing, basic engineering design and other associated services for a modular Penex isomerization unit

Renishaw robot assists successful neurosurgery procedure at Welsh hospital
April 18, 2017

Renishaw robot assists successful neurosurgery procedure at Welsh hospital

Renishaw’s neuromate stereotactic robot assisted surgeon Prof. William Gray during the SEEG case, a procedure which uses intracerebral electrodes to measure electrical signals.

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Pharmaceutical, Robots & Robot Controllers
Yokogawa enhances plant network for four Japanese paper plants
April 13, 2017

Yokogawa enhances plant network for four Japanese paper plants

This is the first-ever plant-wide implementation in Japan (based on a March 2017 Yokogawa market survey) of SDN, a software-based technology that enables the creation of virtual network environments.

Honeywell's Profit Blending and Movement shows improving refinery operations
April 12, 2017

Honeywell's Profit Blending and Movement shows improving refinery operations

Honeywell’s solution is designed to improve safety, efficiency and productivity through control, optimization and monitoring of product blending, movements and inventories in refineries, tank farms and terminals.

SignalFire and VEGA enhance remote monitoring for pizza production plant
April 11, 2017

SignalFire and VEGA enhance remote monitoring for pizza production plant

VEGA Americas and SignalFire Wireless Telemetry have teamed up to couple VEGAPULS69 radar level instruments with a SignalFire Remote Sensing System (SFRSS) to provide a wireless remote monitoring and control solution to track flour usage.

Schneider Electric helps Philippines power company optimize smart grid operations
April 11, 2017

Schneider Electric helps Philippines power company optimize smart grid operations

NGCP is responsible for delivering safe and reliable power to customers in the Philippines over more than 21,000 circuit kilometers of transmission lines. Cost, resource and energy optimization pressure drove NGCP to invest further in their Schneider Electric solution

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SCADA & RTU, Process Automation, Power & Energy
Kepware helps Teel Plastics bring IoT to their operations
April 06, 2017

Kepware helps Teel Plastics bring IoT to their operations

Teel Plastics was inspired to find a solution that would allow operators to control all pieces electronically and reduce human error. They ultimately found that Kepware’s IoT Gateway for KEPServerEX provided the way to control all the essential components.

Yokogawa Helps Refinery Enhance Wireless Networks for Monitoring Flue Gas Temperatures
April 05, 2017

Yokogawa Helps Refinery Enhance Wireless Networks for Monitoring Flue Gas Temperatures

Stacks, chimneys and other gas handling equipment can take all sorts of forms depending on the application, but a common element is the need for effective temperature measurement of the gas at various points in chimneys.

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Industrial Networks, Wireless Networks
Rockwell Automation's PlantPAx DCS enhances furnace control for Minnesota glass company
April 05, 2017

Rockwell Automation's PlantPAx DCS enhances furnace control for Minnesota glass company

With so many variables, including furnace pressure, air-to-fuel ratio and controller stability, Anchor Glass knew it needed a new control system to better manage furnace operations. To help design the new system, Anchor Glass turned to Stone Technologies, a Rockwell Automation Solution Partner and member of the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork program.

Advanticsys wireless sensors help to reduce UK traffic pollution
March 28, 2017

Advanticsys wireless sensors help to reduce UK traffic pollution

The project aimed to test the feasibility of developing an integrated data platform for Chester city centre. The focus was on linking a novel air quality network of low cost wireless sensors with the traffic management within the city centre to alleviate air pollution ‘hot spots’ caused by queuing traffic.

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