Improved product automation is a result of customer feedback. As customers give suppliers valuable product feedback, suppliers will consider many factors that m... read more
IHS reports that the industrial PC market is expected to stabilize by 2018 due to an expected improvement in the outlook for process industry investment and the... read more
Inputs are nice to look at, but if you're not turning on outputs, you're not doing anything.
Better designs, modern materials, on-board intelligence, and communications in modern pneumatic control valves create opportunities and benefits for machine des... read more
As traditional Ethernet technologies have begun to scale broadly across application using automation and controls, companies are beginning to understand the need to take a fresh look at home-grown industrial Ethernet networks. As...
Current-limiting devices can have a significant impact on the Short-Circuit Current Rating (SCCR) of an industrial control panel. However, many struggle to understand how to properly apply current-limiting devices to raise SCCR....
A member of the Control Engineering System Integrator Hall of Fame, Matrix Technologies continues to build on its long history of service to the integrator community. While the company is proud of its growth in revenue, it also...
Siemens' HP100 and LP100 Simotics vertical solid shaft (VSS) NEMA premium motors are designed for harsh environments in industries such as oil and gas, petrochemical, pulp and paper, water and wastewater treatment.
AutomationDirect's FC-series analog to relay limit alarm modules are field configurable for alarm and control applications and can be powered by 24Vac or 24Vdc and accept input signals of 0 to 15V, 0 to 30V, or 0 to 20mA.
Control Engineering International: While automation and robotics will replace some jobs to keep manufacturing competitive, they will create other positions in computers, mathematics, architecture, and engineering, according to...