Being fluent in multiple platforms can be a helpful tool in the automation field for engineers and integrators and can give the engineer the ability to solve more problems and be a better, more rounded engineer.
Customization and variability are at an all-time high and food producers must keep up with the trends while trying to anticipate the future and robotics' ability to provide flexible automation will be key in making the industry...
Companies, governments, and vendors need to develop a cyber ecosystem that encompasses more than just the four walls of their organization to help mitigate a threat that becomes more sophisticated every single day.
Kaman's OEM-2306 non-contact linear displacement measuring instrument uses eddy current technology in a small bare PC board format and is designed for integration into original equipment manufacturer (OEM) equipment.
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Articles about the Engineers' Choice winners, multivarable control concepts, SCADA and HMI cybersecurity, five VFD questions to ask, and what to expect from Industrie 4.0 were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from...
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Cybersecurity should be part of an industrial control system (ICS) or manufacturing application's acceptance test and information technology (IT) resources should be involved to help ensure a successful implementation.
Pneumatic actuators come in many design types, but all share the same need for basic understanding of how their torque operates a valve. Understanding torque requirements and how to size an actuator are crucial.