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On the Edge
Mobile Operator Interface Gets Key Updates
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Exclusive: Mobile Operator Interface Gets Key Updates

Opto 22’s new release of the groov mobile operator interface system features event notifications, a data simulator, development environment improvements, and platform selection options.
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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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Chivas Brothers relies on workflow-instruction software
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Striving for Perfection Through Workflow-Instruction Technology

Managers at Chivas Brothers and elsewhere are using software to capture and disseminate the expertise of their star operators.
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U.S. Auto Industry Driven by Global Emerging Market

When it comes to the most notable occurrence of the last three years in the global automotive market, “It’s perhaps not the severity of decline of the market in 2008-2009, but the remarkable recovery
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Sensor Mounting Fasteners

While the decision of where and how to locate a sensor is many times not made until the machine or equipment is actually being constructed, in-house fabricated fastening systems can be expensive and t
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Drive A-B RIO as a Master or Respond as a Slave

An internal interface to the Rockwell Automation (Allen-Bradley) remote I/O protocol is now available for the company’s Smart SoftPLC and Smart Gateway products.
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Industrial Megaprojects: A Resource

Ed Merrow, the founder and president of Independent Project Analysis Inc.
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Because the automation system on the press, built by Cobden
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Teamwork, New PLCs Improve Printer Control

Rock-Tenn’s printing plant in Jacksonville, Fla. was experiencing gradually increasing unreliability of its automation systems.
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Automation's Effect on Jobs

There’s been no shortage of discussion over the past decade about the impact automation has had on manufacturing jobs.
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Oil Field Management--Digitized

A new project illustrates the growing adoption of digital oil field management technology among global oil and gas operators.
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DC Brushless Motors

BLV Series DC Brushless motors provide a speed control range of 100 to 4,000 revolutions per minute and are available with a round shaft motor, parallel gear or space-saving hollow shaft flat gear
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For Ultra High Speed Motors and Spindles

Eazy Series Variable Frequency Drive system is designed to precisely manage the electrical current for ultra high-speed motors and spindles using a proprietary PWM sinusoidal waveform.
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