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Connecting Expertise Along the Supply Chain
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Connecting Expertise Along the Supply Chain

A combination of video, audio and data can be used to connect remote experts in the manufacturing supply chain to avert or solve production bottlenecks and train workers.
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Managing Relationships Among Operations, IT and Engineering
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Managing Relationships Among Operations, IT and Engineering

In an MES project, each of these actors has different goals and viewpoints that sometimes turn out to be almost confrontational. However, the contribution of each is critical to the success of the project and its subsequent maintenance and evolution.
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How Eli Lilly Does In-Line Medical Device Inspection

Quality management of Eli Lilly medical devices got faster and more accurate with the use of an advanced vision system incorporating a 5 Megapixel camera and telecentric lens that inspects at the point of assembly.
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PAC Software Suites

ioProject Basic and ioProject Professional are two automation software suites that include all the control programming, human-machine interface development and connectivity tools required to design, d
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Next-generation Process Controller

As the latest addition to the vendor’s line of next-generation process controllers, the UDC3500 Universal Digital Controller is designed to deliver higher level functions in the popular 1/4 DIN size w
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The PEMEX-sponsored event was a forum for exchange of information on pipeline technology.

Mexican Company Invests in Pipeline Technology

Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX), the Mexican oil conglomerate, sponsored the 8th Convention and Exhibition on Oil Pipeline Technology Nov.
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Recognizing Excellence in Manufacturing (sidebar)

Automation World Recognizes Component Product Introductions (sidebar)
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Compact Linear Actuator

The SLME is a ball screw-driven linear actuator that uses a fine-pitch ball screw and recirculating ball bearing guide designed to achieve high accuracy and repeatability.
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Is Innovation Dead?

I’ll admit it. I didn’t make it to this year’s ISA Expo. My excuse was a trip to Tokyo to be there as Yokogawa celebrated its 90th anniversary.
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Fieldbuses Extend into the Ether

Fieldbuses were originally designed to integrate field devices such as sensors, transmitters, actuators, valves and the like into the control system using digital networks.
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Recognizing Excellence in Manufacturing (sidebar)

Automation World Recognizes Component Product Introductions (sidebar)
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Assembly-line Power System

Developed specifically for automotive OEMs and their suppliers, the BradPower Power Distribution System is a modular power delivery system for complex, high-performance assembly lines.
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Are KPIs Worth the Trouble?

“Is the KPI (key performance indicator) process worth the trouble?” asks Craig Schiff, president and chief executive officer of BPM Partners (www.bpmpartners.com), a business-performance-management co
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