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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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Shale Oil Needs to Virtualize Operations

At the Well Site Automation for Unconventional Oil & Gas conference this week in Houston, speakers urge shale operators to embrace the technology and philosophy of more automated production.
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HVAC vs. Industrial Automation—Lessons Learned and Perspectives Shared

At AHR Expo this week at McCormick Place in Chicago, the equipment is a bit different than what we’re used to talking about. But many of the conversations are the same.
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CIP Motion Capability Added to Servo Drive

Rockwell Automation makes a splash by introducing EtherNet/IP to its Allen-Bradley Kinetix 350 single-axis, servo drive; adding CIP motion to the mix.
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Student Competition to Advance Innovation in Process Automation

Honeywell has launched its fifth annual competition for technical students in colleges and universities across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), challenging them to devise ways of advancing i
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Beckhoff Automation: I/O Products for Wireless Facilities Management

In order to adapt leading edge building automation solutions (BAS) for the North American markets, Beckhoff Automation has released the new KL6583-0100 and KL6581 EnOcean modules.
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Evolving Strategies for Packaging Machinery Specifications

Packaging machines have gone through three major periods of evolution, as have many end user's strategies for writing packaging machine specifications. Let's explore why you might consider changing your company's specification strategy.
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Optimism for Wireless M2M
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Freewave Technologies Exec Optimistic On Wireless M2M in 2012

Wireless data radio communications is gaining traction for many applications in oil, gas, military and smart grid markets, among others.
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Hilscher North America, Inc : Connect Fieldbus to Ethernet

netBrick, a gateway solution for harsh industrial environments, converts real-time Ethernet protocols (including ProfiNet and EtherNet/IP) into other fieldbus and serial protocols using loadable firmw
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Simulation for Assembly: Inside the Auto Show
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Simulation for Assembly: Inside the Auto Show

Watch the video below on how Ford uses product lifecycle management (PLM) software, including simulation, for product and assembly line design evaluations.
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Online Energy Savings Estimator for Machine Drive Trains

Siemens Industry has introduced an online Energy Savings Estimator tool that allows customers using drives, motors, couplings and gearboxes to estimate potential energy savings of upgrading components
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Belden Inc: Modular Industrial Patch Panel

The new MIPP is a termination panel for cables that need to be connected to active equipment such as switches, Industrial Ethernet devices and any other device with an Ethernet link.
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Asset Management Parntership
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Schneider, AssetPoint Partner for Asset Management

Agreement means Schneider Electric will be able to offer its industrial customers access to AssetPoint’s EAM/CMMS solution to monitor and manage assets across their control systems.
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