Control Systems - CNC, Motion Control

Automated checkweigher system for in-motion items

Hardy Process Solutions' Dynamic Checkweigher is a fully automated system designed to weigh items... » more

How to select a motor for an industrial application

Cover Story: Understanding the main types of loads, motors, and applications can help simplify... » more

Software helps size, select motors

Software can help engineers select the right motor regardless of application and be useful for new... » more

Six key differences between PLCs and computers

On the surface, programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and computers are similar, but PLCs can... » more

Top 5 Control Engineering articles January 30 to February 5: IIoT advice, matrix VFD technology, choosing the best controller, more

Articles about the IIoT and manufacturing, matrix VFD technology, choosing the best controller for... » more

Control Engineering hot topics, January 2017

Control Engineering's most clicked articles in January 2017 included stories about control panel... » more

Top 5 Control Engineering articles January 16-22: TSN and real-time Ethernet, reusable PLC code, hot Control Engineering topics, more

Articles about TSN and real-time Ethernet networking, reusable PLC code advantages, hot Control... » more

Robots are crucial to the always-on supply chain

Mobile robots speed material flow to fulfillment workstations and between manufacturing processes... » more

Case Studies

View All Case Studies

Products

View All Products

Feeder protection relay for simplified monitoring

Schweitzer Engineering Labs' SEL-751 feeder protection relay is designed to let the user intuitively navigate to folders and applications with the tap of a finger and the appropriate security credentials. » more

Network-based control system update for oil, chemical applications

Yokogawa's updated Stardom network-based control system supports Microsoft Windows 10 and has been enhanced for oil and gas well and pipeline operations. » more

Controller combines single-axis controller, servo amplifier

Yaskawa's Sigma-7Siec is designed for automation applications that require the control of only one servo motor and offers an amplifier/controller combination. » more

Automated checkweigher system for in-motion items

Hardy Process Solutions' Dynamic Checkweigher is a fully automated system designed to weigh items automatically in-motion and automated control is done with an embedded programmable logic controller (PLC). » more

PLC platform for data logging, Ethernet communication

AutomationDirect has added the BRX PLC platform to their line of programmable logic controllers (PLCs), which are available in four form factors: M series, 10-point series, 18-point series, and 36-point series. » more

Ask Control Engineering Blog

All Blog Entries

Real World Engineering Blog

Real-world HMI design considerations for improved...

Real-world scenarios need to be taken into account when designing... » more

All Blog Entries

Pump Control Video Series

Pump Control: Introduction

The U.S. alone has 32 million motors and about...

View All Videos

Poll of the Week

A May cover story on robot safety cites maturity level of safety programs from Control Engineering research. What’s your safety program's status?
Mature
Developing
Underway
None


Click Here for Poll Archives
Sponsored by:

Process & Advanced Control Newsletter

Covers equipment and methods used to measure and manipulate the conditions of continuous and batch processes.

View Newsletter

click me