Tuesday March 5, 2013
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Track down the facts to analyze systematic failures
Track down the facts to analyze systematic failures

As T.S. Eliot so correctly observed, “Failure is relative—it is what we can make of the mess we have made of things.” It is easy to see that the key to success when analyzing failure is not to react to a problem, but to be proactive by treating the failure as an opportunity to learn. Understanding the causes of... Read More

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Spending a day in someone else’s shoes can help us to learn what makes them tick. Now the same approach is being used to develop a better understanding between humans and robots, to enable them to... Read More

Industry Voices: Dave Tilstone
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With some of the federal issues resolved for the moment, how would you evaluate the growth potential for the manufacturing sector? The growth potential of the manufacturing sector is strong overall.... Read More

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Yokogawa has added Soteica Visual MESA’s energy management and optimization solution services to its portfolio of plant-wide energy management solutions. As part of the announcement, made on the... Read More

‘Are we there yet?’ isn’t the question to get you there
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They are the four most annoying words in all of parentdom: “Are we there yet?” It doesn’t matter if you’ve been on the road for five hours or five minutes; all the voices in the back seat want to... Read More

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