Greenfield
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Batch Processing
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Reynolds
Packaging Automation
Campbell
On the Edge
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PLC Upgrade Unlocks Testing Efficiency

For air filter manufacturer K&N Engineering, a high number of simultaneous parallel processes taxed an older test system. A controls upgrade for the test stations doubled test-process efficiency.
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Securing Existing Control Networks: A Plan for Guarding Your Valuable Assets

Most discussions about securing control networks assume that you're starting with a clean slate.
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Optimizing Multi-Site Operations, Large and Small

Chrysler did it with a large capital investment to its body shop operations, but others with multiple sites are finding that incremental software upgrades and a focus on flexibility can provide useful
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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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Strong Growth In High Power AC Drives

The worldwide market for high power AC drives exceeded $3.2 billion in 2004, and is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 8.9 percent over the next five years, rising to $5 billion, according
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Getting the Right Part to the Right Place
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Accurate, Programmable Pressure Sensors

The high accuracy PS400 and PS500 programmable pressure sensors are easily programmed via three controls: two push buttons for scrolling through programming features and one recessed enter key.
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DeviceNet Gateway

The DRL-DVN-SRE Direct-Link gateway for DeviceNet is designed to connect a DeviceNet network to a serial or Ethernet network or device in a cost-effective way.
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Smart Machine Phase Two Launched

Cincinnati Machine (www.cincinnatilamb.com) and its partners announced the launch of the Smart Machine Phase 2 Project.
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Connect Barcode Readers to Ethernet

The DeviceServer enables 1D and 2D barcode readers to connect to industrial Ethernet.
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Connect Eight Displays

With the vendor’s Automation PC 620 and corresponding Automation Panel, the Smart Display Link is designed to provide remote visualization capability.
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