The purpose of automation is not to eliminate jobs, but to give workers the tools they need to do their jobs faster and more productively.
In both industrial and precision markets, 5-20 arc-min backlash-rated precision gearboxes are seeing the highest growth, offering a midpoint between high precision and industrial geared motors.
October 20, 2014
What seemed like science fiction just a few years ago is quickly becoming reality. Will smart wearables allow operations to boldly go where no manufacturer has gone before?
March 29, 2006
Arch Rock was founded to develop wireless sensor networks that leverage the Internet for ubiquitous sensing for industrial control and more.
March 27, 2006
WBF and OMAC are charter members of The Automation Federation, which aims to advance the automation profession.
Renee Robbins Bassett
Spiral oven technology features many controls that enable operators to regulate various parameters that affect how the product will be finished.
March 23, 2006
Business and technical expertise of the new board members is seen as plus in helping push forward the OPC Unified Architecture.
March 23, 2006
The scholarships honor the memory of James O. Gray, a long-time leader in the Fieldbus Foundation.
March 22, 2006
U.S. manufacturers are less optimistic than last year, according to a newly released survey by the National Association of Manufacturers.
March 17, 2006
The company becomes part of Emerson Process Management, broadening its portfolio of measurement and control products, technologies and services for process industries.
March 16, 2006
Chemical facility integrates security and process control in order to enhance response to critical situations and prevent unauthorized intrusions into the plant.
March 10, 2006
By creating a standard that adopts the Electronic Device Description Language, the ISA says its new SP104 committee will help accelerate implementation and widespread use of fieldbus technology.
March 8, 2006
Engineering organizations plan to launch pilot program in three metropolitan areas.
March 2, 2006
Though an acquisition target, the Australian industrial software provider plans to open 10 new offices globally this year.
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