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Olive Producer Embraces Automation

The 100-year-old company's first foray into robotics involved installation of a robotic retort tray loader for their packaging line. Says the project engineer, “This experience really changed our mindset regarding automation.”
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Automotive Supplier Collaborates with Cloud PLM
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Automotive Supply Chain Partners Collaborate Using Cloud PLM

The 300 members of Air International Thermal Systems global supply chain have begun collaborating using cloud-based product lifecycle management software to cut costs and accelerate deliveries.
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Reduce Risk and Costs by Improving Project Selection
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Reduce Risk and Costs by Improving Project Selection

Why taking the time early on to devise up-to-date project specifications saves time, money, and risk in the long run.
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Wireless Expands Applications for Condition Monitoring

(Sidebar to "Profit from Condition Monitoring" from December 2006 issue of Automation World)
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Welcome to the Lion City: Carlo Gavazzi executives were greeted in traditional style at the launch of the regional headquarters

Carlo Gavazzi Opens Asia Pacific HQ

With a new Singapore regional office, the Italian automation component supplier plans expansion in Asia.
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Indian BPOs Eye Automation

Indian business processing outsourcing companies are turning to automation to offset expected labor shortfall.
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Buncefield Joins the Grisly Roll Call

Audible 50 miles away, the Total-Texaco oil storage depot explosion resulted in the largest fire in Europe since World War II.
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Hershey's New Direction on Controls

At upcoming Forum, Hershey executives will discuss changes in control platform policies that have produced cost savings and improvements.
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Moving Ahead With RFID

Recent reports tap management expectations about radio frequency identification, and provide help on using the technology.
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Foundation Fieldbus Gains Key Safety Approval

One of the hot topics in industrial networking is safety instrumented systems. Foundation Fieldbus now has TÜV type approval.
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Larry Blackwell, Chief Executive Officer, Datastream Systems Inc.

Infor to Acquire Datastream

The move continues a software industry consolidation trend.
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Manufacturing Software Standards to Converge

The Open Applications Group and ISA announce their intent to work together to minimize redundancy and converge their work.
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The Motoman DA20 dual-armed robot can perform tasks that were ?EURoeonce done only by people,?EUR? the company says.

Flexible Robots Mimic Humans

New industrial robots from Motoman feature flexible arm technology that the company says can handle tasks previously done only by people.
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