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On the Edge
Trending: Human-Robot Collaboration
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Inside the Human-Robot Collaboration Trend

Specific demands from a range of manufacturing industries are driving the rapid development of cage-free robots that can work alongside or in close proximity to humans. Here’s a look at some of the latest developments.
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A United Industrial Network
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A United Industrial Network

The availability of the Field Device Integration developer tools signals a new era of device interoperability in process automation.
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Reusable Robotics Software Modules
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Reusable Robotics Software Modules

Expanding its FAST application toolbox, Lenze adds standardized and reusable robotics software modules that don’t require previous knowledge of robotics for users to be able to integrate kinematics in
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New Skills Key to Auto Manufacturing Rebound

There are six actions automakers and other manufacturers can take to create a workforce flexible enough to constantly learn and refresh the skills needed to support growth.
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Representatives of the five automation foundations who signed the agreement to form FDI Cooperation LLC (left to right): Richard

FDI Cooperation LLC Formation Highlights Device Integration Collaboration

FDT Group, Fieldbus Foundation, Hart Communication Foundation, Profibus and Profinet International, and OPC Foundation have founded a company to establish an organization that will manage a single s
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Net Concentrator System
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Process Control Ethernet/Modbus Network

Net Concentrator System, an extreme duty distributed I/O networking device for process control, gets an Ethernet upgrade for dual Modbus and Ethernet capabilities.
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High-Speed, 3D Camera

The C4-2040-GigE, the newest addition to the company’s C4 camera series, comes with 3D sensors and a resolution of 2,048 x 1,088 pixels.
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The new World Trade Center site includes new skyscrapers, a new transportation hub and the creation of the 9/11 Memorial Museum

Powering the World Trade Center Site

Siemens Industry Inc.
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Automation Solutions for the World Trade Center Site: Museum Reflecting Pools

The 9/11 Museum and Memorial site covers eight acres and includes two massive reflecting pools with waterfalls. Delta Fountains and Siemens Industry Inc.
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Electronics Assembly Made Flexible

MBX developed special production, picking, tracking and staffing procedures and built proprietary software to improve scheduling, balance workload distribution, and perform other manufacturing tasks.
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Micro Motion 7845 liquid density meter.
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Instrument Accuracy Saves Money for Italian Paper Mill

Measurement of expensive coatings resulted in less being used.
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Motion Controller with EtherCAT Interface

The ECS servo system, compact servo drives with high dynamic performance for motion tasks needing high precision and speed, can now be ordered with a clock-synchronised EtherCAT interface.
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802.11b/g Wireless Family

Airborne is a family of fully integrated 802.11b/g wireless LAN bridge and device server products designed to provide wireless LAN and Internet connectivity to industrial, scientific, medical and au
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