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Section: Factory > Plant Maintenance
The Benefits of Change Management in Industrial Automation Workflows
While long employed in the IT, change management has yet to become standard operating procedure in the OT space, despite its many benefits.
Feb 11th, 2022
Industrial Cable Qualifier and Network Tester
Fluke Corp. David Ripple explains the company's LinkIQ cable qualifier and network tester. It tests Ethernet cable performance and signal-to-noise ration transmission characteristics as well as network connectivity specifics.
Dec 7th, 2021
Simultaneous Power Variable Assessment
Aaron Woody of Fluke Corp. details the company's newest 3-phase power analyzer—the Fluke 1770 Series—which can capture all power variables simultaneously.
Nov 29th, 2021
Industrial Imaging for Air Leak Detection
Fluke Corp.'s Aaron Woody details the company's ii900 Sonic Industrial Imager at Rockwell Automation Fair 2021. It uses acoustic imaging technology to detect compressed air leaks.
Nov 22nd, 2021
OpX Best Practices for Accessing Equipment Remotely
How to select a solution for accessing equipment remotely that can work for both OEMs and CPGs.
Jan 29th, 2021
Augmented Reality for Machine Troubleshooting
A look at how workers in Schneider Electric's Batam, Indonesia, factory use Aveva’s Augmented Operator Advisor to perform equipment troubleshooting by focusing on color-coded points of interest on each piece of equipment.
Aug 5th, 2020
Smart Glasses for Remote Assistance at Schneider Electric Batam Factory
A look at how workers at Schneider Electric's Batam, Indonesia, factory use Smart Glasses Remote Assistance to connect with third-party OEMs for help with equipment troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair.
Jul 9th, 2020
Nord Gear's Condition Monitoring Software
Dan Breitbarth of Nord Gear demonstrates how the company’s condition monitoring software works on Nord’s variable frequency drives, which have internal PLCs for data analysis and Ethernet communication capabilities to transmit data to dashboards.
Mar 23rd, 2020
Artificial Intelligence Drives New Industrial Inspection Drones
Digital Aerolus has created autonomous industrial inspection drones using a combination of artificial intelligence and multi-dimensional mathematics, allowing them to operate without external sensors or navigational aids such as GPS.
Mar 10th, 2020
The Automation Conference 2013: ZPI
ZPI Displays New Data Collection System | At The Automation Conference 2013, ZPI showed Version 9 of its automated data collection system, which pulls information directly from PLCs and allows you to trend data, find root causes of breakdowns and even estimate costs for new projects.
May 28th, 2013
Linking Continuous Improvement and Automation to Boost OEE
Chris Bacon, production manager at Pepsi Bottling Ventures, explains how the facility leverages automation with real-time monitoring controls to promote continuous improvement.
Jun 8th, 2012
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