Batch Manufacturing

As manufacturers cater to new customer demands and adopt flexible production processes, Product Lifecycle Management will take on a bigger role.
A matched control and drive system designed for automating the test and measurement of machinery combines National Instruments’ controller and programming environment with Bosch Rexroth’s drives and motors.
Taking its control system/control room collaboration to the next level, ABB has bought up the remaining shares of CGM, a Swedish company specializing in control room design.
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Too many factories are still operating with automation silos, leaving numerous manual steps scattered throughout their operations which create inefficiencies and greater potential for error. Given the current automation intelligence revolution in manufacturing, the time to eliminate those silos is now.
Pharmaceutical companies will pay a price if they don’t abide by the FDA’s Drug Supply Chain Security Act—and if they do. So invest wisely in serialization for compliance and competitive advantage.
Company adds 104 new models to the CONCEPT wall-mount enclosure line.
Plant Resource Manager (PRM) R3.20 is for the centralized maintenance and management of monitoring and control devices and manufacturing equipment.
This new .NET Controller Software Development Kit (SDK) is for writing custom Windows software applications that communicate directly with SNAP PAC controllers.
The EC042B series features high torque density and is designed as an economical, yet higher performance, general purpose servo motor.
LabVIEW 2015 features speed improvements, development shortcuts, and debugging tools.
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