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On the Edge
MES/MOM: Time for a Change?
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MES/MOM: Time for a Change?

As management staff approaches retirement, will expanding the use of MES/MOM to manage operations become crucial?
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Schneider Electric Opens New North American Headquarters
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Schneider Electric Opens New North American Headquarters

Less than a year after its acquisition of Invensys, Schneider Electric debuts its new R&D center and North American headquarters to showcase the company’s expanded vision and market approach.
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Device Networks Cooperate to Make Smart Instruments Smarter

Soon to be released, Field Device Integration (FDI) will actually help EDDL-based bus users just get more information out of their field instruments in a more streamlined way.
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Problems in Safety Lifecycle Management

Accidents continue to occur in many manufacturing facilities, even those where safety systems and other safety protections have been installed.
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ABB India To Acquire Operating Business of ABS Global Industries

The move is seen as a way to shore up competitive position relative to incoming Chinese and Korean companies.
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Small-footprint Power Supplies

Two new DIN rail power supplies are designed to combine a smaller, easier to integrate footprint with exceptionally high efficiency.
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Enhanced Digital Manufacturing Software

The latest release of Tecnomatix digital manufacturing software is designed to assist users by further clarifying industry workflows, delivering more realistic human models, and increasing the efficie
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Continuity Amidst Change

There is an ancient saying that a river changes constantly, yet it doesn’t change. This saying is appropriate for Automation World these days.
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Profienergy Savings Reported

An energy audit at automotive manufacturing sites shows savings of up to 30 percent through use of the Profienergy profile, PI trade group reports.
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Radio Increases Network Reliability

The vendor’s Ethernet E-Series family of licensed radios has been expanded to include the Trio ER45e data radio, designed to increase IP communication network reliability and coverage.
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Versatile DC Motor Controller

The reversible Intelligent Motor Controller can be customized to meet DC motor application requirements.
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Product Cost: Making It Decision Oriented

Product cost is a critical manufacturing metric.
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Low-cost Enclosure “Breakthroughs”

A die-cast aluminum enclosure is designed to provide superior EMI/RFI protection and an IP67/NEMA 4X waterproof seal for as little as half the cost of the leading competing product.
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