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Virtual reality applied for programming CNC machine tools
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For simpler machine programming, imagine a computer numerical controlled (CNC) machine tool that could interact with an operator using virtual reality technology to make programming easier and faster. CNC machine tools are equipped with various interfaces enabling their control and programming using a variety of... Read More

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Control panel before and after: Gain productivity with lean automation, connectivity
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Machinery original equipment manufacturers, panel builders, and others can more easily see the productivity, reliability, and economic advantages of using a smart-module-type device-level wiring... Read More

Asia to become largest PLC market by 2016
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While stagnation, debt crisis, an aging society, and engineering shortages in Europe are creating structural problems, emerging Asia will recover more quickly to become the largest PLC market from... Read More

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Driving a new generation of power plants
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Fuel cell technology is showing great promise as a potential answer to the world’s growing demand for cleaner, cheaper forms of energy. As a power source, fuel cells, which essentially are... Read More

To get the job done, quantity equals quality
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We recently had one of our clients audit our business as part of a vendor qualification routine, and the comment we received near the end of the audit was: “It is clear that, as a business, you are... Read More

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Machine Safety: Identify machine safety standards for your business
Machine Safety: Identify machine safety standards for your business

Why is it important in the United States to identify machine safety standards for your business? I... Read More

Machine Safety: What is your safety elevator pitch?
Machine Safety: What is your safety elevator pitch?

In less than 30 seconds, tell me why I should care about your plans for exceeding industrial safety... Read More

Machine Safety: Safety and security combined
Machine Safety: Safety and security combined

Some recent reports say cyber attacks have grown by 600% since 2010 costing industry... Read More

Machine Safety: Crossing the yellow line
Machine Safety: Crossing the yellow line

The "yellow line" in manufacturing has been around for a very long time. But, a... Read More

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