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Emerson Process Management will support the Tahrir Petrochemicals Project—a huge operation that’s expected to boost Egypt’s exports by 25 percent—with automation and reliability programs.
Now operating as Advantech B+B SmartWorx, the business unit will lead Advantech’s new Intelligent Networking Business Sector in developing smart networking products as part of the company’s Global Industrial IoT Business Group.
The software vendor and system integrator team up in an effort to help life sciences companies on their journey toward compliance with the Drug Supply Chain Security Act.
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Using Siemens NX computer-aided design and Teamcenter product lifecycle management software, along with Hewlett Packard Enterprise servers and supporting software, Nissan creates an engineering virtual desktop infrastructure for improving its global vehicle design operations.
Ingenu and WellAware are expanding their collaborative Machine Network to cover more of Texas, including remote oilfields where communications are less than ideal.
The latest draft guidance invites drug makers to work with the agency’s new Emerging Technology Team to implement modern technologies that will improve processes and increase quality by design.
The purchase of Elster will add products to Honeywell Process Solutions in midstream and upstream gas applications, and to the Environmental & Energy Solutions business.
Bedrock Automation builds out its Universal Control System with five software configurable I/O channels.
HIMA has received its largest order yet, providing safety and fire and gas systems for the Ichthys LNG Project, which will process the largest discovery of hydrocarbon liquids in Australia in 40 years.
DMDII partners with Coursera to help train and expand the future manufacturing workforce.
The communications software company has brought together 10 partners, including innovative companies like Informatica, Splunk and ThingWorx, to tackle the market potential for the Internet of Things.
Harting’s display at the 2015 SPS/IPC/Drives event in Nuremberg highlighted how Industrie 4.0 is driving the company’s direction.
An update to Opto 22's groov adds integrated image management, new image uses, and new on-screen and project options that help create any operator interface required.
Intelligent automation products geared toward sustainability improvements.
The Automation Conference & Expo 2016 in Chicago will explore specific trends and technologies proven to drive increased efficiency, profits, and safety for manufacturers across all industries.
A new test from PMMI covers the principles and applications of the most commonly found mechanical drive components.
OpsDataStore’s new product builds relationships between systems, applications and machines across the enterprise to provide a clear view of interactions and anomalies in the work environment.
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