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PMI growth rate slips, but stays strong
PMI growth rate slips, but stays strong

After a streak of increases throughout 2014, the monthly PMI manufacturing index from the Institute for Supply Management was due for a pause. The PMI slipped from its 12-month high of 59.0% in August to 56.6% in September, according to the report released Oct. 1. The figure still represents a continuation of the... Read More

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Best practices panel: attraction, retention, and advancement of women in manufacturing
Best practices panel: attraction, retention, and advancement of women in manufacturing

Advice on recruiting and retaining women in the manufacturing industry was provided in a panel discussion at the 2014 Women in Manufacturing Summit. Meet the panelists:... Read More

Service only one part of Schneider Electric strategy
Service only one part of Schneider Electric strategy

With the acquisition of Invensys by Schneider Electric a year ago now in the rear view mirror, the company's global software business can now look ahead to new challenges in an evolving global... Read More

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How will the Siemens acquisition of Dresser-Rand change the competitive landscape?
How will the Siemens acquisition of Dresser-Rand change the competitive landscape?

With recent acquisition news, Siemens seems well-poised to be a heavyweight rival to GE, according to IHS. GE Oil & Gas acquired Cameron's reciprocating compressors division in January... Read More

Analyzing the relationship between safety and reliability: Q&A Session
Analyzing the relationship between safety and reliability: Q&A Session

A recent Plant Engineering webcast focused on how to leverage the success many sites have had with safety to improve maintenance and reliability. The webcast included a question and answer... Read More

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The 2014 Workforce Development study asked key questions on the causes and effects of the lack of a skilled workforce in the U.S., what manufacturing plants are doing to combat this issue, and how facilities are establishing a positive relationship with their communities.
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Optimizing Motor, Drives and Gearbox Systems to Ensure Best Performance and Total Cost of Ownership
Presenter William Finley from Siemens will explain that with modern industrial systems, there is a large advantage in total cost of ownership when driven equipment, adjustable frequency drives (AFD), motors, and gearboxes are matched and driven at ratings appropriate for these components.

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Controller combines single-axis controller, servo amplifier
Controller combines single-axis controller, servo amplifier

Yaskawa's Sigma-7Siec, a unit that combines a Servopack servo amplifier with a one-axis motion... Read More

Mobile robot series for material transportation applications
Mobile robot series for material transportation applications

Mobile Industrial Robots' MiR 200 is a mobile robot designed to quickly and... Read More

Modular access system
Modular access system

Wildeck's LadderLink modular access system that provides an affordable and rugged framework of five... Read More

Limit switches for rugged industrial environments
Limit switches for rugged industrial environments

AutomationDirect's F25 Series NEMA limit switches are NEMA 3, 3S, 4, 4X, 6, 6P, 13, and IP67 rated... Read More

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