Two Key Areas of Cybersecurity Vulnerability in Manufacturing
By better understanding operational weaknesses, manufacturers can guard against future threats. Read about two key areas that require assessment.
Apr 13th, 2021
Sirius Modular Systems for Industrial Control Panel Design
Apr 6th, 2021
Advanced Process Control for Food Processing Equipment
Mar 31st, 2021
Smooth New Case Packing at Fisher Nuts
Sep 29th, 2020
Trends in Adoption of Remote Access
Sep 25th, 2020
A Cannabis Equipment Supplier Turns to Automation to Extract CBD at Commercial Scale
Precision Extraction Solutions’ new CBD extraction equipment uses modular systems and PC-based controls from Beckhoff Automation to enable reliable, high-performance large-scale processing.
Aug 27th, 2020
Tray Stacking System Eliminates Human Error and Reduces Risk of Injury
Has a quick and easy tool changer
Apex Motion Control
Aug 24th, 2020
IO-Link Capacitive Proximity Sensors
Carlo Gavazzi launches the CA18/30 capacitive proximity sensors with integrated IO-Link communications.
Aug 24th, 2020
Line Scan Cameras
Omron Automation launches the compact GigE Vision line scan cameras featuring PoE and PTP technology.
Aug 7th, 2020
Remote Technologies From Honeywell Enable Continued Operations
Encouraged by the COVID-19 pandemic to push remote capabilities out to a wider swath of industries, Honeywell Process Solutions has released products and services geared toward remote operations, safety, commissioning, lifecycle services, and more.
Jul 21st, 2020
Vision Inspection Maximizes Label Accuracy
For one North American food manufacturer, Omron’s SKU verification system dramatically lowered production costs and increased overall profitability.
Jul 15th, 2020
Festo Explores How Digitization Affects Energy, Education
From digital pneumatics to bionic birds, the automation supplier discusses the technologies that will shape the factory of the future.
Jul 15th, 2020
City Brewery Triples Production Capacity
The co-manufacturer upgraded its canning lines in six months with controllers, AC drives, and HMI software to quickly and nimbly accommodate changing consumer tastes as well as optimize operational efficiency.
Jun 29th, 2020
Motor Controller Reduces Cabling Requirements and Equipment Footprint
Does not require a protective enclosure
Jun 15th, 2020
FDT Group Releases Data Exchange Standard for Next-Gen Automation
The new FDT 3.0 standard and developer toolkits are secure, scalable and platform-independent, enabling remote access to device and network data across the enterprise without PLC/DCS host intervention.
Jun 8th, 2020
Fast-Track Fulfillment of a Frozen Food Favorite
Now better positioned to keep up with yearly double-digit growth of its popular Uncrustables line, The J. M. Smucker Company creates a highly automated facility that boasts the largest single baking line in the world.
Jun 5th, 2020
Bosch Rexroth Reinvents Its Automation Approach
The automation supplier went back to the drawing board to create ctrlX Automation, a software-driven open automation platform that provides flexibility and scalability through app-based functionality.
Jun 4th, 2020
World's First Outer Loop Control IC Released For Brushless DC and DC Brush Motors
Juno Outer Loop Control IC integrates a novel outer loop control function with velocity control and current control functions for 3-phase Brushless DC and DC Brush motors.
Performance Motion Devices
May 27th, 2020
The Siwarex WP351 module is Siemens’ newest solution for intelligent weighing automation for a wide range of applications in pharmaceutical, food and beverage, chemical, and steel industries.
May 20th, 2020
Controllers and Couplers Are Designed to Work in Harshest Environments
Feature -40⁰C to 70⁰C operating temperature range
Mar 11th, 2020
Yaskawa America Introduces Innovative Microdrive
GA500 poised to take on today’s challenges of sustainability, flexibility, and ease of use.
Yaskawa America, Inc.
Feb 26th, 2020
Moisture and Water-Resistant, Stainless Steel HMI Panel
Supports more than 40 different communication drivers and includes a micro UPS and integrated remote maintenance capability.
Feb 13th, 2020
Automation Helps Non-Profit Reach More Starving Children
Adding automated equipment, process control, and analytics to its operations has enabled Edesia Nutrition to almost triple the output of its ready-to-use therapeutic foods, helping to reach the most vulnerable populations around the world.
Jan 2nd, 2020
Software Provides Foundation for IoT-based Automation Strategies
Dec 30th, 2019
A potential revolution could be coming to the world of wearables with the introduction of a technology that enables the control of devices via thought.
Nov 21st, 2019
PLC controls large machines or small-scale manufacturing facilities
Up to 63 I/O expansion modules can be added
Aug 28th, 2018
Upgraded automation platform delivers processing accuracy
A major Italian wine producer adds more automation tools to provide accurate process data between its processing and bottling facility.
Nov 22nd, 2016