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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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  • Tompkins Robotics releases explainer video for t-Sort automated sortation system 
    Tompkins Robotics releases explainer video for t-Sort automated sortation system

    This robotic technology is designed help build supply chains. The design can accomplish volumes ranging from millions of units a day, to a small...

  • Festo and CADENAS announce launch of Festo Design Tool 3D Online 
    Festo and CADENAS announce launch of Festo Design Tool 3D Online

    As of now, Festo customers can also use the Festo Design Tool 3D online, without installation or plug-in and independent of their browser. In...

  • PI releases 250 page catalog for mechatronic actuators and nanopositioning systems 
    PI releases 250 page catalog for mechatronic actuators and nanopositioning systems

    Products covered in this catalog use PI’s in-house designed and manufactured Mars Rover-tested piezo ceramic actuators as their drive principle.

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Calibration Essentials: An ISA and Beamex eBook 
    Calibration Essentials: An ISA and Beamex eBook

    The calibration experts at Beamex have teamed with the International Society of Automation (ISA) to provide this in-depth guide to calibration...

  • A New Deal for Buildings 
    A New Deal for Buildings

    This whitepaper discusses ways to facilitate the adoption of information technologies in order to enable a more productive indoor environment.

  • Bedrock Automation releases ICS Cyber Security Best Practices white paper 
    Bedrock Automation releases ICS Cyber Security Best Practices white paper

    The 20-page document, Securing Industrial Control Systems - Best Practices, covers the threat landscape and presents a holistic approach to...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Matrox Imaging helps NASA digitize over 90,000 planetary mission images 
    Matrox Imaging helps NASA digitize over 90,000 planetary mission images

    In 2015, NASA partnered with the University of Arizona, providing funding to digitize the film images and data from the Surveyor moon landers that...

  • AMK helps Kocher+Beck enhance servo technology for its matrix transfer winders 
    AMK helps Kocher+Beck enhance servo technology for its matrix transfer winders

    By Thorsten Sienk, AMK
    The UR Precision U unwinding system of Kocher+Beck is designed to feed web material to printing and converting machines...

  • ABB helps boost low-emission power distribution for Toronto public transit  
    ABB helps boost low-emission power distribution for Toronto public transit

    The project is part of an $8.4 billion investment from the Ontario government to expand public transit in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.

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    EVENTS

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    April 10, 2018 - April 12, 2018
    Boston , MA


    The Vision Show is a showcase of machine vision and imaging components and solutions. The accompanying conference features practical, real-world training that users can put into practice right away.

    May 14, 2018 - May 18, 2018
    Frankfurt , Germany


    From 14 to 18 May, about 150 technical experts from all over the world will meet at the VDMA in Frankfurt, Germany, to work on standards for machine vision and discuss new standardisation initiatives for the future. Hosting organisation is Silicon Software, in cooperation with VDMA Machine Vision.

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    TRAINING

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