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Precise motion control gives famous vessel new life
Precise motion control gives famous vessel new life

A piece of Cold War history uses automation for precise control of its floating dry dock. Less expensive components and in-house engineering allowed for a more advanced system.Read More

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Integrate safety engineering into mechatronic design
Integrate safety engineering into mechatronic design

The study of mechatronics includes mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, telecommunication engineering, control engineering, and computer engineering. Adding safety engineering to... Read More

Selecting the right control chart
Selecting the right control chart

For real-time monitoring, a control chart is a statistical tool to analyze the past and predict the future. Choosing the wrong one from among hundreds increases the risk of errors. Advice follows on... Read More

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Using technology to improve automation recruiting, retention
Using technology to improve automation recruiting, retention

Hiring tips: Recruiting engineering talent is difficult. These tips can help recruit, hire, and retain engineering talent.Read More

University wins grant for motor research proposal
University wins grant for motor research proposal

The Electric Motor Education and Research Foundation (EMERF) named Texas A&M University as their 2013 grant recipient for their winning proposal to improve efficiency and power density in small... Read More

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“Apps for Engineers” is a free interactive directory of over 110 engineering-related mobile applications that were created by various companies, available on both Apple and Android platforms. The app helps users to do their jobs better and save time, providing a “pre-sort” of relevant mobile engineering applications loaded with various calculators, catalogs, file viewers, measurement tools, and more.
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Machine Safety: ISO 13849-1 status, interlock switch safety
Machine Safety: ISO 13849-1 status, interlock switch safety

Upon reviewing a machine that has two interlock switches mounted to an access door, can you say... Read More

Machine Safety: 12 hazards of unused machinery
Machine Safety: 12 hazards of unused machinery

Look at the 5 levels of hazard mitigation to help determine risk of a machine no longer in use.... Read More

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?... Read More

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

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

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