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ABB Board Proposes Former Shell Exec as Its New Chairman

If approved by shareholders at ABB’s annual general meeting in April, Peter Voser will take over from Hubertus von Grünberg, who has decided not to stand for reelection.
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Exploring Automation for Shale

Leading into the inaugural Well Site Automation for Unconventional Oil & Gas next month in Houston, operators discuss the benefits of SCADA and other automation for their shale operations.
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Consortium Extends Focus to Industrial Network Determinism
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Consortium Extends Focus to Industrial Network Determinism

AVnu Alliance launches an industrial market segment to help craft standards defining how standard Ethernet can be used for synchronized networking in industrial control applications.
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Vision and Robotics: What’s Coming

Vision is becoming a more attractive element of robotic packaging applications.
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Integrating Pneumatics into Safety Circuits

Rodney Law finds it surprising just how many people have ignored pneumatic power in the past when they designed their safety systems.
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Packaging Track at The Automation Conference

David Greenfield, Media & Events Director, provides an update on the Packaging Automation track at The Automation Conference.
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Packaging Machine or Robotic Machine?

One aspect of robotic safety that is often overlooked, according to Leo Petrokonis, business development manager for the packaging industry at Rockwell Automation (www.rockwellautomation.com): Machine
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Banner Engineering: Dual Display Fiber Optic Amplifier

The DF-G1 Expert is a programmable dual display fiber optic amplifier with two digital displays showing signal level and threshold simultaneously.
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The "Return" Question

As with any automation investment, whether hardware or software, a major part of the justification process is how long will it take to recoup the investment.
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You-Choose-It Controls

Integrated robotic and machine control is consistent with a general trend in evidence at the last two PMMI shows and at interpack: demystifying packaging robotics.
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New Operator Training Package
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Debutanizer Operator Training Package

Mynah Technologies announced the release of the MiMiC Debutanizer Operator Training Package March 9, 2012. This package is a high-fidelity operator training system for distillation columns.
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Alpha Wire: Ethernet Cable with Rugged TPE Jacket

The company added Industrial Ethernet to its family of Xtra-Guard high-performance cables.
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Orchestrating Success: Leadership Advice from the Pros

Perhaps there has never been a time in American history where it was more important than now for leaders in industry to rise—whether it is leading teams in the plant or taking leadership in national d
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