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MES Upgrades from Werum IT Solutions and Critical Manufacturing
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MES Upgrades from Werum IT Solutions and Critical Manufacturing

New versions include a user-guided graphical interface and the integration of finite scheduling to increase overall operational efficiencies.
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Marathon Oil Saves Millions with Measurement Program

Formalizing and automating metering at allocation tanks has saved the oil producer close to $15 million, with a view to implementing more measurement in more places to overcome inaccuracies.
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3D Printing Moves into the Manufacturing Mainstream
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3D Printing Moves into the Manufacturing Mainstream

Long viewed as a design and testing tool, 3D printing is quickly moving into regular manufacturing operations as evidenced by recent announcements from Renishaw and Stratysys.
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Quintex: Hazardous Area Protection System

Overpressure System 2.0 protects control panels, enclosures, cabinets and walk-in containers used in hazardous areas.
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Gems: Heavy Duty Explosion Proof Pressure Transducers

The 31EP/EA and 32EP/EA Series are designed to withstand the environmental and pressure conditions common to oil and gas equipment applications.
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Crouzet: Remote PLC

The em4 nano-PLC can communicate as part of the Internet of Things.
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Remote Monitoring for Low-Voltage Drives
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Remote Monitoring for Low-Voltage Drives

ABB launches a new service supporting low-voltage drives performance.
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This thermoforming machine from Fabri-Kal manufacturers drinking cups.
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From Sustainable Packaging to Sustainable Packaging Machines

PC-based control of plastic thermoforming machines enables one packaging machine maker to enhance overall data collection, enjoy easier programming, and enable better machine performance.
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Keithly Project Manager Zach Bryson uses a Fluke CNX compatible infrared camera to inspect fuses and power capacitors while the
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Lessons Learned: Preventive Maintenance Keeps Skydivers Flying

Visual inspections, multiple electrical tests, and infrared inspections of the electrical system for a vertical wind tunnel help avoid costly downtime.
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3 Ways to Implement Mobile in Manufacturing
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3 Ways to Implement Mobile in Manufacturing

Mobile apps are transforming the way manufacturers track parts, monitor machine health and manage performance.
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Analytics 3.0: Cisco Leaps in at the Edge

Cisco unveiled its analytics strategy with its Connected Analytics portfolio, pulling useful information from the data where it’s being gathered rather than from data warehouses or data lakes.
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3D Printing for Safety Critical Industries
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3D Printing for Safety Critical Industries

Lloyd’s Register Energy creates industry project to foster adoption of 3D printing in the safety critical and asset intensive industries.
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Automation Insights from Pack Expo 2014

Key Technology-Focused Interviews from Pack Expo 2014 in Chicago
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