Control Engineering Digital Edition, September 2010, North American issue
Control Engineering Digital Edition, September 2010, North American issue, is available at www.controleng.com/archive.
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September 2010 monthly coverage includes:
Cover: Why choose medium-voltage drives?
PID: In the controller or the PLC?
IMTS seeks to help lead manufacturing rally
Piezoelectric motors help equipment performance
Automation improves productivity 20%-30%, reduces warehouse errors
Think Again: Control Engineering drivers, techniques
Product Exclusive: Controller integrates drives, pneumatics, I/O
soapbox: Fight counterfeit electrical products
T & Engineering Insight: Seven habits of unsuccessful projects
Advancing Technology: Microchips doing more for motor, motion control
Technology Update: Strategic attributes of wireless technologies
Global Perspectives - Safe acceleration: automating the world’s largest and fastest machine
Mechatronics: Isn’t there enough real inertia around?
Back to basics: Closed-loop stability
How do we grow U.S. manufacturing?
CFE Media on press
Job satisfaction poll
Virus attacks industrial control system
Ethernet design advice
Process control and instrumentation provider plans growth
Smart grid options examined for industries
Smart grid and sustainability
Graphic programming software
Mobile Ethernet switch
Intrinsically safe RTDs
- Events & Awards
- Magazine Archives
- Oil & Gas Engineering
- Salary Survey
- Digital Reports
Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey