Mitsubishi Electric Automation's MC Works64 is a PC-based supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) software suite designed to provide real-time data exchange on the factory floor and improve operational efficiency.
Teledyne Dalsa's Piranha4 2k quadlinear line scan camera featuring red, green, and blue (RGB) outputs plus a Near Infrared (NIR) channel for multispectral imaging and is designed for machine vision applications.
Inside Machines: Motion control system example shows how mechanical stiffness can improve by a factor of 100. Dual loop control, often used to improve the secondary feedback device, is simpler when second encoder functionality is...
Many plants continue to consume far more power than is necessary to run their pump systems, simply because there is a lack of awareness of the losses. Recent educational efforts are starting to bring those issues to the forefront.