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Universal Robots has designed collaborative systems to replace human operators in dirty, dangerous and dull jobs, yet it is safe to work side-by-side with people. The use of patented technology enables operators with no programming experience to easily set up the robot using 3D visualization.
Daymon Thompson demonstrates how Beckhoff controls are running kinematic calculations on hardware while sending robot data to the cloud as another enabler of Industry 4.0.
In order to experience the real value of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Red Lion has mapped out a product line up that covers plant floor data collection and visualization: From HMIs, panel meters and remote I/O, to the Data Station Plus which offers multiple protocol conversions, data lo
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HARTING now offers live support through their VideoCall an Expert service starting on October 8, 2015.
AutomationDirect’s NITRA pneumatic product line now includes G-Series double-acting air cylinders ideal for use in product packaging, food processing and other high-speed product manufacturing applications.
Texas Instruments introduced the industry's first stand-alone USB 2.0 redriver.
NovaTorque, Inc. has introduced the motor industry’s longest warranty: 7 years, more than doubling the standard warranty of other leading motor manufacturers.
A common theme at PACK EXPO 2015 was the need to ease machine integration using intuitive programming software that accelerates engineering and the commissioning of equipment, as well as provides access to more OEE information.
Proving that the Internet of Things and Industry 4.0 concepts are impacting all levels of industrial devices, Bosch Rexroth’s Dr. Steffen Haack explains why even such core technologies as hydraulics are part of the connected industry movement.
Hi-tech FIT (Fast Intelligent Transducer) digital loadcells from HBM offer high speed and accuracy in dynamic filling and checkweighing applications.
SICK has announced the launch of the H18 SureSense family of photoelectric sensors for reliable detection in a wide range of sensing applications.
Texas Instruments (TI) announced the availability of the DLP9000X, its highest speed and resolution chipset for 3D printing and lithography applications.
Wood Group has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract by Bechtel to provide an automation solution consisting of detailed engineering, control hardware and remote instrument enclosures (RIEs) for Tengizchevroil’s (TCO’s) Crude Storage Capacity Project at the Tengiz Field in Kazakhstan.
Endress+Hauser Spain celebrated its 25th anniversary in a special way: the company moved into its own premises in Sant Cugat in the west of the Barcelona metropolitan region.
The GP6S micro spindle gear has a diameter of six millimeters and is now also available in a metal version to provide a spindle drive with optimized value.
Daisy Data Displays released a highly-certified, explosion-proof ruggedized workstation specific to oil exploration applications.
Q4X laser distance sensors are now available in models exclusively designed for clear object detection.
The predictive analytics are the latest tool in Schneider Electric’s arsenal geared toward improving the health and performance of critical assets.
The first half of 2015 has been difficult, but a renewed rising trend is expected to take hold in 2016.
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