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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...
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RESOURCES

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  • Sectigo releases series of educational resources on quantum computing  
    Sectigo releases series of educational resources on quantum computing

    To help enterprises prepare for the implications of quantum computing, Sectigo, a commercial Certificate Authority (CA) and a provider of...

  • National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) releases NEMA CPSP 3-2019 Cyber Hygiene Best Practices Part 2 white paper 
    National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) releases NEMA CPSP 3-2019 Cyber Hygiene Best...

    This paper describes how electroindustry manufacturers and their customers can work together to improve the level of cybersecurity through industry...

  • IFR Report: Robot investment reaches  16.5 billion USD record in 2018 
    IFR Report: Robot investment reaches 16.5 billion USD record in 2018

    The World Robotics report presented by the International Federation of Robotics (IFR) shows an annual global sales value of 16.5 billion USD in...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Improving the Efficiency and Reliability of Water Systems with Variable Speed Pumps and Pressure Sensors 
    Improving the Efficiency and Reliability of Water Systems with Variable Speed Pumps and Pressure...

    By Daniel Mullen, Sensata Technologies
    Distributing water on a large scale has been a challenge that the world has tackled for decades. It is a...

  • How Robots Change The World: What automation really means for jobs and productivity 
    How Robots Change The World: What automation really means for jobs and productivity

    By Oxford Economics
    The robotics revolution is rapidly accelerating, as fast-paced technological advances in automation, engineering, energy...

  • What is An Energy Audit? 
    What is An Energy Audit?

    The aim of an energy audit is to reduce usage and improve performance. It is becoming a standard practice for large industrial locations as well...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Siemens helps Vietnamese car manufacturer produce first vehicles 
    Siemens helps Vietnamese car manufacturer produce first vehicles

    The VinFast plant in Hai Phong went live in June 2019 and has a total design capacity of 250,000 cars per year.The first vehicles have been...

  • Delta Electronics helps enhance agile motion control for packaging company 
    Delta Electronics helps enhance agile motion control for packaging company

    By Bill Faber, Delta Electronics
    The heart of the module consists of four motion axes: two to drive nip-rolls that control the speed and tension...

  • TM Robotics helps Ralawise automate for accident reduction 
    TM Robotics helps Ralawise automate for accident reduction

    Box opening robots are not as common as the more traditional six-axis or SCARA robot models. To find a robot that could perform this task...

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    EVENTS

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    TRAINING

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    May 5, 2020 - May 7, 2020
    Birmingham , AL


    The course will cover fundamentals of temperature, pressure, flow, and level measurements; process control loops and tuning, with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Fieldbus Technology, and final control elements will be presented and discussed. Instructors are practicing engineers who are enlisted by the ISA Birmingham Section.