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Process risk assessment uses big data
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It’s a typical Monday morning scene at a refinery: the team (plant manager, supervisors, and head operators) gets together to review the past week’s performance and the coming week’s plans. They talk about the industrial fluid-catalytic-cracking-unit and the key question, “How was the catalyst stand pipe’s... Read More

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Baseline your system or else
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Anthony’s customer required an architectural change to a control system to support some new functions, a conversion from a two PLC (programmable logic controller) system to a three PLC system. All... Read More

Labor supply, demand bring changes to China manufacturing industries
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One of the reasons China has become a manufacturing power is that China's manufacturing enterprises can benefit from abundant labor resources and low labor costs. At present, with the approaching end... Read More

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Powering reliable entertainment
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Saunders Electric, which has been supplying the broadcast industry with reliable power solutions with studio-quiet generators since the early 1990s, knows that in the entertainment business, failure... Read More

Mechatronics designs can decrease the 25% cost of engineering for OEMs
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Mechatronics is the convergence of three areas: power, electronics, and mechanical systems, including related embedded software and hardware, explained Chuck Edwards, president of Lenze Americas.... Read More

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USB module for noise and vibration measurement
USB module for noise and vibration measurement

Data Translation's DT9857 high channel count USB module is designed for noise and vibration... Read More

Tower lights for operator guidance, equipment status
Tower lights for operator guidance, equipment status

Banner Engineering's TL50 compact tower lights are ideal for space-restricted applications... Read More

Isolated DC-DC converter series for industrial applications
Isolated DC-DC converter series for industrial applications

Schaefer's TEC-100 and TEC-200 Series of isolated DC-DC converters that provide 100 W and 200... Read More

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SmartGlance Android: 2.0+ iOS: 3.1.0+ Cost: free Company: Invensys SmartGlance is an... Read More

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