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Pentair Boosts Its Enclosure Capabilities

Pentair has agreed to acquire German company Steinhauer Elektromaschinen, enhancing the service offering of its Hoffman brand of enclosures.
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Help for the Most Difficult Type of Manufacturing

Abnormal situation management for continuous processing is normal operating procedure for batch processing. A new starter kit from Rockwell Automation can give batch control programmers a leg up on coding the complicated starts, stops and holding steps in food, beverage and pharma process operations.
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The Automation Conference 2014 Scholarship Winners

Tri-County Technical College awards four students with David A. Harvey Memorial Scholarships.
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High-performance Stepper Drives

STAC6-Si High Performance Stepper Drives are programmable for stand-alone operation with easy-to-use Si Programmer Windows-based software with integrated tuning.
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No People Allowed

As an extension to the C4000 family of safety light curtains, the C4000 Palletizer incorporates pattern recognition technology that eliminates the need for muting sensors.
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Standalone or Networked DCS

The T2550 controller is the first in the vendor’s low-cost Foxboro A2 distributed control system line to bundle full process control and I/O functionality in a compact, field-mountable baseplate and t
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Vision-guided Robotics: In Search of the Holy Grail

While vision-guided robot “bin-picking” of randomly located parts has long proved an elusive goal, there are signs that the technology may now finally be set to emerge.
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Foundation Fieldbus gets Safety Approval

The Fieldbus Foundation (www.fieldbus.org) has announced that TÜV Anlagentechnik GmbH, Automation, Software and Information Technology (www.tuv.com/en/index.php), a global, independent and accredited
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Safety Engineering Certified by TUV

Smart safety instrumented system from Emerson meets requirements of the IEC 61511 standard.
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Double Communication Capacity

The Allen-Bradley 1756-CN2 module and the 1556 CN2R media redundancy module each allow Allen-Bradley ControlLogix Programmable Automation Controller (PAC) users to double networking capacity.
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Real-time Data Remotely

The RemoteLog and Datalogger is a combination of RTU (Remote Terminal Unit), datalogger, real-time database client and telemetry interface in one compact, installation-ready package.
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Controller Adds Profibus Master

Profibus master capabilities have been added to 758 Series programmable controllers.
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The Robots are Coming

When it comes to robots, reality still lags science fiction. But the confluence of several advanced technologies is bringing the age of robotics ever nearer.
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