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MEDIA

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Thomson releases web video "How to Install SB Series Power-Off Brakes" Thomson Industries, a manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, has released an educational video for design engineers, illustrating how to properly install its SB Series power-off...
Thomson releases web video 'How to Increase Rigidity in a Linear Actuator' Thomson has authored a range of educational videos, webinars and technical white papers to inform and guide design engineers, explain technology alternatives and simplify the linear motion...
FCI releases thermal dispersion sensing video for industrial processes The capabilities video explains how Fluid Components International (FCI) solves flow and level measurement problems for industrial process and plant applications around the globe with advanced...
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RESOURCES

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  • ISA publishes new book: Process Analyzer Systems Project Engineering and Management 
    ISA publishes new book: Process Analyzer Systems Project Engineering and Management

    Process Analyzer Systems Project Engineering and Management by Gary Nichols, PE, CAP®, includes specific recommendations for defining hardware and...

  • NI announces release of NI Trend Watch 2018 
    NI announces release of NI Trend Watch 2018

    The report examines the technological advances propelling our future faster than ever before along with some of the biggest challenges engineers...

  • Eaton announces VFD online training program 
    Eaton announces VFD online training program

    Created by Eaton experts in VFD technology and application, the program supplements basic product understanding through self-guided and...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • The Adaptive Machine: Acheiving batch size one 
    The Adaptive Machine: Acheiving batch size one

    By B&R Industrial Automation,
    Dedicated machine designs are giving way to base machine modules that are configured to production requirements,...

  • The Best Fieldbus For Your PLC: 5 Fieldbuses Compared For Industry 4.0 
    The Best Fieldbus For Your PLC: 5 Fieldbuses Compared For Industry 4.0

    By Kingstar
    This white paper will explore Fieldbus options by providing a description of distinguishing features of each standard, comparing the...

  • The Power of Green Power: Wi-Fi, Zigbee and Thread ‘unmeshed 
    The Power of Green Power: Wi-Fi, Zigbee and Thread ‘unmeshed

    By Cees Links, Qorvo
    Meshing has always been an intriguing concept in networking technology. It implies an alignment with the concepts of sharing...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Beckwood partners with Siemens to produce automated hydraulic press 
    Beckwood partners with Siemens to produce automated hydraulic press

    The company was seeking a turnkey package consisting of two 1400-ton hydraulic presses and two automated stamping die handling systems to load and...

  • Siemens' SIRIUS 3RR Monitoring Relays helps EcoClean avoid downtime 
    Siemens' SIRIUS 3RR Monitoring Relays helps EcoClean avoid downtime

    The main symptom of EcoClean's heating problem was excessive heating times. Due to the heaters consisting of several heating elements, the issue...

  • Emerson helps Karma Culture create refrigeration-free probiotic beverages 
    Emerson helps Karma Culture create refrigeration-free probiotic beverages

    Today, the KarmaCap manufacturing process features automated production using Emerson’s Branson SW300 servo-driven spin welders to produce caps...

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    EVENTS

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    November 15, 2017 - November 16, 2017
    Houston , TX, United States


    The Automation Fair® event is the ideal opportunity to discover how The Connected Enterprise can help you achieve faster time to market, optimize your assets, lower your total cost of ownership and improve enterprise risk.

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    TRAINING

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