Thursday, December 11, 2014
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2015 System Integrators of the Year
2015 System Integrators of the Year

Ever since Oliver Evans automated his flour mill in 1785, a host of equipment vendors, contract engineering firms and individual experts have been helping factory owners automate their facilities. By the 1960s, the term "system house" then "system integrator" had come to describe all such service... Read More

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AME: Will Lean survive the next generation?
AME: Will Lean survive the next generation?

One of the reasons Lean is powerful as a management philosophy is that it brings together various and often diverse stakeholders, empowering them to collectively effect change. It achieves this by... Read More

Kicking inefficiencies to the curb with better budget modeling, asset mapping, and more
Kicking inefficiencies to the curb with better budget modeling, asset mapping, and more

Restaurant managers who assign one waiter to deliver your spoon, a second one to drop off a fork, and a third to bring over a knife would hardly be considered models of efficiency - especially if... Read More

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If it's not working, look at the big picture
If it's not working, look at the big picture

Valve problems can be a headache, but sometimes the pain actually originates elsewhere in the system. “Valve failures” can be design problems or failure of other equipment in disguise.Control valves... Read More

Combustible dust creates safety hazard
Combustible dust creates safety hazard

Workers ended up exposed to combustible cornstarch dust, dust particles in excess of permissible exposure limits and other hazards at Paris, Ill. Septimus Inc. is facing fines of $46,400 for 21... Read More

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2014 Global Automation & Manufacturing Summit On-Demand
The 2014 Global Automation and Manufacturing Summit, presented by Control Engineering and Plant Engineering, in partnership with Hannover Fairs USA, delivered a day of content and information focused on how manufacturers are using these tools and strategies today to affect change in their own plants.
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Tow tractor automated lift truck
Tow tractor automated lift truck

The Raymond Courier 3020 tow tractor automated lift truck is designed to automate horizontal towing... Read More

IoT gateway and edge processing device
IoT gateway and edge processing device

The Zen IoT is a gateway and edge processing device that is designed to enable discrete... Read More

Remote switch actuator
Remote switch actuator

The remote switch actuator (RSA) is designed with a magnetic latching system for the Merlin Gerin... Read More

Variable volume pump
Variable volume pump

The variable volume pump is part of the 220 Series of rotary piston pumps. The 220TV pump... Read More

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