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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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  • exida introduces ISA-18.2 / IEC 62682 Alarm Management certificate program 
    exida introduces ISA-18.2 / IEC 62682 Alarm Management certificate program

    The AMP program will be offered in conjunction with the exida Academy Training course ALM 101: Introduction to Alarm Management Practices &...

  • CC-Link Partner Association releases companion specification with the OPC Foundation to simplify information transfer 
    CC-Link Partner Association releases companion specification with the OPC Foundation to simplify...

    CLPA’s activity with the OPCF aims to expand its existing CSP+ (Control & Communication System Profile) technology from just describing...

  • Gartner releases 2018 Magic Quadrant for Integrated Risk Management 
    Gartner releases 2018 Magic Quadrant for Integrated Risk Management

    The recently published Gartner Magic Quadrant evaluates multiple integrated risk management solution providers who serve the needs of security and...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • What Design Engineers Need to Know About Voice Coil Actuator Technology  
    What Design Engineers Need to Know About Voice Coil Actuator Technology

    By James McNamara, Sensata Technologies
    Originally developed for audio speakers, voice coil actuation technology is now being used to provide...

  • What's the Use of the IIoT? 
    What's the Use of the IIoT?

    By Radley Corporation
    The IIoT connects devices with the digital world to provide data visibility. But the real value of the IIoT lies in how that...

  • Data Logging 101  
    Data Logging 101

    By CAS Dataloggers
    This brief overview has been designed to help guide users through the basics of data loggers and how they can simplify data...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Fluke cameras help provide temperature data in Yellowstone National Park 
    Fluke cameras help provide temperature data in Yellowstone National Park

    YELLOWSTONE LIVE, shows the Yellowstone park’s ecosystem in real-time over a four night period. With more geysers in the park than any other...

  • Mitsubishi Electric robot helps English university explore 3D printing and art 
    Mitsubishi Electric robot helps English university explore 3D printing and art

    Additive Manufacturing (3D printing) is increasingly being used in the manufacturing industry for prototyping, low volume manufacture and for...

  • Cognex smart cameras help SYSTEMATIX achieve vision-guided robot bin picking solution 
    Cognex smart cameras help SYSTEMATIX achieve vision-guided robot bin picking solution

    SYSTEMATIX developed a VGR solution. Using a discrete distance measurement sensor, a Cognex In-Sight 8000 vision system with PatMax RedLine...

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    EVENTS

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    October 30, 2018 - November 1, 2018
    Houston , TX, United States


    The 2018 Process Control & Safety Symposium and Exhibition (PCS) returns to Houston, TX. Sponsored by the Process Measurement and Control, Safety and Security, Chemical and Petroleum, Communications, Education, Pulp and Paper, and Management Divisions of ISA and the ISA Houston Section who are teaming up to bring another world-class program, exhibit, and networking event this November.

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    TRAINING

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    October 30, 2018 - November 1, 2018
    Houston , TX, United States


    The 2018 Process Control & Safety Symposium and Exhibition (PCS) returns to Houston, TX. Sponsored by the Process Measurement and Control, Safety and Security, Chemical and Petroleum, Communications, Education, Pulp and Paper, and Management Divisions of ISA and the ISA Houston Section who are teaming up to bring another world-class program, exhibit, and networking event this November.