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3D Printing Core to GE’s Newest Advanced Manufacturing Facility
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3D Printing Core to GE’s Newest Advanced Manufacturing Facility

A new manufacturing facility, to be built by GE in Pennsylvania, will develop and implement additive manufacturing technologies.
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Bridging the Experience Gap Using Digital Video Recording
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Bridging the Experience Gap Using Digital Video Recording

DVR – digital video recording – is so common, it’s become a verb. Read how manufacturers are DVRing events to substitute the eyes and ears of experienced workers.
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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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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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U.S. Leadership at Risk in Manufacturing Innovation

Downward trends in U.S. manufacturing innovation pose a serious threat to America’s long-term economic growth and living standards, according to a new report released Feb.
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Industrial LCD Panel Computer

The ARP-2606AP is a 6.4-inch LCD panel computer that is well-suited for factory automation, facility monitoring, machine automation and environmental monitoring.
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Sense Presence and Shape

Billed as the most advanced sensing solution for inspecting the presence and shape of defined areas, Presence PLUS P4 AREA vision sensors can perform these multiple analyses functions simultaneously a
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Controller Combines Performance/Value

As the latest and most powerful in the vendor’s S7-300 PLC family, the Simatic S7 CPU 319-3PN/DP is designed to combine the performance of a large PLC with the value found in smaller models.
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