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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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Safety Controller Leverages Architecture

The GuardLogix safety controller features a two-processor safety architecture and is rated up to a Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 3 functionality.
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High-performance Vacuum Pump

Based on the vendor’s COAX multi-stage ejector technology, the P6010 vacuum pump is designed to provide up to 40 percent more flow than conventional vacuum pumps, while still reducing overall energy c
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Software Standards to Converge

The Open Applications Group (OAGi, www.openapplications.org) and the Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society’s (www.isa.org) ISA-SP95 committee have announced their intent to converge standard
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Versatile Smart Camera

The IVC-2D is a high performance smart camera that is well-suited for inspection and quality control applications. The camera is programmed via graphical interface (IVC Studio).
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Custom-built Vibration Transmitters

The Intelligent Transmitter (iT) Series of vibration transmitters has been expanded to allow customers to select from a full line of features at the time of order.
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Patrick Gouhin

ISA Names Executive Director

The Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society (ISA) has announced the hiring of Patrick Gouhin as the Society’s new executive director.
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RFID Clocks In

RFID has deep roots in manufacturing, but Wal-Mart’s supply-chain mandate is breathing new innovation—and lower costs—into this decades-old technology
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Portable Data Station

The Datum-Y is a portable multi-channel data logger that measures and records environmental data in the field or in the plant, such as temperature, voltage, current, power, vibration, speed and rpm, a
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Control Unit for Safety

Despite a small installation width of just 22.5mm, the 470221EU01 Central Control Unit includes two completely independent safety circuits.
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