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Keith Campbell ( Keith@CampbellManagementServices.net has been a shaper of opinion on manufacturing automation for 40 years. He worked for 28 years with The Hershey Company, and has served the broader industry in numerous roles including as Director of ISA's Food and Pharmaceutical Industries Div., and as the founding Director and later Executive Director of the OMAC Packaging Workgroup, originally called the OMAC Motion for Packaging Workgroup. Since retiring from Hershey as Director of Automation & Integr
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The Future of Automation for Healthcare Manufacturers

If healthcare manufacturers are a bit behind others, it is probably for valid and explainable reasons to which valid and explainable solutions exist.
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The 10 Principles of Sanitary Machine Design

Suppliers have also played a role in the past, and can continue to assist food companies in evaluating compliance with various standards that are consistent with the FSMA...
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Cool Chain attendees view the ambient storage area in Luxair Cargo’s new Pharma & Healthcare Hub. The facility can accommodate 1,270 Euro pallets of 15°C to 25°C product.
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Live from Cool Chain Europe: Pharma freight requires specialized cargo center

A new Pharma & Healthcare Hub at Luxembourg’s Findel airport is on track to handle 30,000 tons of ambient and cold-chain temperature-controlled pharmaceutical products in 2014.
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Remote monitoring for industrial work stations—virtualized environment out in the field.
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Remote monitoring for industrial work stations—virtualized environment out in the field.

Pepperl + Fuchs offers remote monitoring to interface with Emerson Delta V or Sincaid for MES. Serves tank farms, oil and gas facilities, chemical plants, water/wastewater—even pharma workstations for operators gowned up on the floor.
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Custom Enclosures, PCs, Purge Controls and more
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Custom Enclosures, PCs, Purge Controls and more

Daisy Data Displays engineers and manufactures industrial enclosures and full-blown PCs (monitors and keyboards) for oil and gas, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, flight simulation and the military.
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E-Pedigree: How Automation Secures the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

While some companies consider using their existing workforce to manually track and trace packages, vision systems enable serialization solutions that repeatably track every package, bundle, case and p
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Sensorex: Intelligent Transmitters for pH/ORP and Conductivity

The TX2000 pH/mV transmitter and CX2000 conductivity/resistivity transmitter monitor changes in process fluids.
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ECD: Universal Analyzer Series with Predictive Maintenance

The T80 Universal Transmitter and S80 Intelligent Sensor series minimize the cost and technician labor required to replace sensor electrodes.
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Kollmorgen: Stainless Steel Servomotors

The AKMH series motors are easy to clean.
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Turck: Overmolded Valve Plug Cordsets for Harsh Environments

The overmolded face eliminates the need for an additional sealing gasket, ensuring optimal performance in harsh environments.
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