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Translate Leadership to Organizational Capability/Maturity

Look at how your leadership can affect the six dimensions of maturity that are critical to organizational growth.
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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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Retired General Stanley McChrystal
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Leadership Requires Constant Learning

Jazz singer Eartha Kitt once said, “I am always learning.
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Pulp and Paper: Lean Manufacturing Leads to Opportunities

Yes, emerging technologies exist in the North American pulp-and-paper product arena.
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The prototype turbine generator from Deprag Schulz is made from a microexpansion turbine with an electrical generator.
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Turbine Generator Captures and Re-uses Wasted Energy

As part of a growing trend across industry to make good use of excess energy created by industrial processes, Deprag Schulz has developed a turbine generator to capture small amounts of residual ene
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President Barack Obama calls on industry, universities and the federal government to together invest in emerging technologies th
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Obama Administration Supports Advanced Manufacturing

With support of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, President Obama calls on industry, universities and the federal government to together invest in emerging technologies that will enhance
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Wireless Sensor Network Demo, Powered Completely by Harvested Energy

At the IDTechEx Wireless Sensor Network & RTLS Summit, held in Munich, Germany on June 21-22, Dust Networks served up a demo with all network nodes running on energy harvested from different dev
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Manufacturing Disinvestment in China?

(Posted on June 8, 2011) Chinese wages are climbing at 15 to 20 percent a year. That and other factors are helping U.S. states better compete for manufacturing jobs, according to analysts. 
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Using MakerBot's Thing-o-Matic 3D printer, the infrared camera bar from a Microsoft Kinect system and software he wrote himself,

It's Summertime, and the Automation is DIY

Modern and historic automation entertains the masses as hundreds get their geek on at Maker Faire 2011 in California.
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Embedded Vision Alliance Enables 'Machines That See'

New industry-wide initiative will empower engineers with practical information, know-how, and standards for adding computer vision capabilities to their products 
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GE Energy Manufacturing Technology Center will employ more than 1,000.

GE Expands Turbine Repair in Saudi Arabia, Technology Research in Brazil

Global power generation supplier GE Energy, a unit of General Electric Corp. headquartered in Atlanta, announced that it has established in Saudi Arabia a new 10,000 sq. m.
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Frank Kulaszewicz, Vice President Architecture and Software

RSTechED 2011 Event Invites Innovation

Rockwell Automation's annual educational event, RSTechED 2011, began on June 12 in Orlando, Fla.
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