Tuesday, July 16, 2013
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Schneider Electric in talks to acquire Invensys
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An industry analyst said July 12 that the proposed acquisition of Invensys by Schneider Electric would create a more powerful industrial automation company while enhancing Schneider Electric’s position in the commercial and residential building automation markets. Frost & Sullivan Industry Manager Konkana Khaund... Read More

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System integration is a critical element in project design
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Working for a company that executes large projects using a design-build philosophy, I have witnessed the benefits of the traditional architect and engineer (A&E) approach to the design process.... Read More

System design: Agile programming streamlines software development
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In the lifecycle of a machine from inception through implementation, code can be effectively developed and tested through simulation. The right programming tools are essential to simplify design,... Read More

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Smart Factory 1.0 is helping China's industry to upgrade
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Building on the “Industry 4.0” concept, discussed heavily at the 2013 Hannover industry exhibition and proposed by Germany's government, China has been working on an innovative industrial model... Read More

Machine vision boosts quality for mass-produced robotic workcells
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On any given day, I can walk out of my office and see dozens, if not hundreds, of robots standing in neat rows waiting to become integration ready. They all look exactly the same, but the truth is,... Read More

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Power line carriers designed to resist RF intereference
Power line carriers designed to resist RF intereference

Ametek's TC-10B/TCF-10B and Universal Power Line Carrier (UPLC) products are designed to... Read More

Gantry handling system for assembly and medical automation
Gantry handling system for assembly and medical automation

Festo's EXCM mini-H gantry is a handling system designed for small parts assembly and... Read More

Desktop robot for focused plasma treatment
Desktop robot for focused plasma treatment

The JOT400 Plasma Cell by JOT Automation is a desktop robot designed for focused plasma... Read More

Stationary panel computers have 21.5 inch screens, multitouch, IP66 rating
Stationary panel computers have 21.5 inch screens, multitouch, IP66 rating

Advantech's SPC-2140WP is a 21.5 in. widescreen multitouch panel PC designed to provide easier... Read More

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