Discrete Manufacturing - Machine Safety

Keep cybersecurity issues, threats in perspective

Once a cybersecurity researcher finds vulnerabilities and provides analysis behind the problem, the... » more

Online process analyzer company acquired

Schneider Electric has acquired Applied Instrument Technologies, Inc., a provider of online process... » more

Multi-threat monitor for industrial safety applications

Honeywell's AreaRAE Plus multi-threat monitor features meteorological monitoring and GPS-enabled... » more

Enhance smart manufacturing with production process management

Production process management (PPM) applies process design and management tools to enhance smart... » more

Safety is a key aspect of the IIoT

While safety is sometimes maligned as anti-production, it still has a crucial role to play with the... » more

Top 5 Control Engineering articles October 10-16: PID velocity, level instruments, small-scale automation, more

Articles about PID velocity, 2017 Engineers' Choice finalists, choosing the right level instrument,... » more

Explosion-proof motion sensor for hazardous locations

Larson Electronics' EXP-MS-N4X-AT-HV explosion proof motion sensor is designed for use in hazardous... » more

Temperature measurement and monitoring systems for automotive brake applications

Tecat Performance Systems' Wiser TC2-K family of temperature measurement and monitoring systems are... » more

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Design kit for communicating with motion controllers, PLCs

Galil Motion Control's Galil Design Kit (GDK) is designed to provide easy communication with motion controllers and programmable logic controllers (PLCs) » more

Digital piezo controller for nanopositioning applications

Physik Instrumente's (PI) E-727 digital piezo controller is designed for multi-axis nanopositioning applications, such as 3-D imaging in super-resolution microscopy, laser beam steering, and fast alignment applications. » more

Mini motor platform for high torque delivery

Portescap's Ultra EC mini motor platform is designed specifically to deliver ultra high torque in a compact size and is specifically designed for high continuous torque at low to medium speeds. » more

Zero backlash brake for indexing, positioning systems

Nexen Group's Model I-300 is a spring engaged, air released, power-off brake designed to provide high torque for backlash-free holding and emergency stopping on indexers and positioning systems. » more

Explosion-proof motion sensor for hazardous locations

Larson Electronics' EXP-MS-N4X-AT-HV explosion proof motion sensor is designed for use in hazardous areas and is constructed of copper free non-sparking aluminum construction with a glass window front for motion detection. » more

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Machine Safety: Benefits of safety assessments, risk...

The need to evaluate hazards and apply corrective actions to reduce... » more

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Motors and Drives Video Series


Part 1 of the Motors and Drives Series describes...

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