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On the Edge
Co-Created Products Come to Market
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Co-Created Products Come to Market

One year after the launch of FirstBuild, some of the first co-created products—designed though crowdsourcing of engineering and consumer input—are being released for sale.
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 Building the Automation Workforce
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Building the Automation Workforce

With a competitive local landscape and a growing skills gap, Michelin has developed an approach that ensures a steady stream of trained automation employees.
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 Constructive Disruption: A Vision of Smart Manufacturing
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Constructive Disruption: A Vision of Smart Manufacturing

Jim Wetzel, director of global reliability at General Mills and Chair of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, asked attendees at The Automation Conference an important question: “Are You Read
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Honeywell Launches Expansion Spree in India

Honeywell International (www.honeywell.com), the $30 billion automation company, has decided to establish a research and development facility in Hyderabad and a new 40,000 square foot facility at its
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Air Conditioners Protect Equipment

T Series Air Conditioners are designed to provide high-efficiency positive cooling for wall-mount and stand-alone enclosures.
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Plastic, Metal Safety Switches

The KB plastic and KM metal series of safety switches are compliant with IEC/EN 60947-1. Both safety switch families are available with a hinge operator, slotted lever or key operator.
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UK Fire Probe Could Have Broad Impact

The investigation into the explosion and fire at the Buncefield oil storage depot outside London in December 2005 is pointing the finger at the site’s instrumentation, supervisory control and data acq
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Real-time Data for Better Decisions

As part of a collaborative effort with vendors, Nova Chemical is merging real-time plant floor data with enterprise financial data to improve decision making throughout the company.
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Standards in Packaging: Not Just for Geeks

Established and emerging standards are bringing dramatic benefits to companies in the packaging industry—at least to those who use them.
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Non-Programmable Logic Solver

The Model 340 Trip-Amp is designed as a simple, cost-effective, non-programmable logic solver solution that is appropriate for applications where programmable electronic logic-solvers may be overkill,
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China's Growth Propels Low Power AC Drives Market

Rapid expansion in manufacturing is projected to accelerate the robust growth of the low power AC drive market in China, according to a recent study from ARC Advisory Group Inc.
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Best-in-Class Choose Integrated Platforms

Manufacturing analyst firm The Aberdeen Group, of Boston, conducted an exhaustive survey of manufacturers regarding industrial control platform strategies.
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PLM Module for ERP

The Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) module is now available for the vendor's EnterpriseIQ enterprise resource planning (ERP) software.
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