Events and Awards September 12, 2019

Manufacturing, automation leaders inspire, mentor

Achievements in manufacturing and communities inspire mentors and younger engineers seeking to create greater efficiency, optimization and a brighter future.

By McKenzie Burns, Amanda Pelliccione, Mark T. Hoske
Process Manufacturing September 11, 2019

Shift in control system technologies, design

Project execution using a process control system highly integrated virtual environment melds software and networking to uncouple control applications from physical equipment, and controllers from physical I/O. This reduces capital cost by shifting from customization to standardization and eliminating some non-value-added work.

By Jason Urso
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 September 13, 2019

Future of industrial automation: discern the possibilities, potential

Industrial automation is on the threshold of a new revolution, moving through rapid technology changes, adoption of new systems and networking architectures and looking toward interoperability of devices and systems.

By Dr. Keshab Panda
Robotics September 13, 2019

Keep workers safe, costs low

Why Ameren Missouri is leveraging the power of robotics.

By Kristi Martindale
Webcasts September 9, 2019

Sensor data deliver insights that reduce waste and energy consumption

A veteran industrial information-technology (IT) consultant helps his clients make real-time closed-loop processes visible to all interested parties within a plant. By collecting data from individual sensors, clients were able to configure dashboards that could be shared across the organization.

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IIoT, Industrie 4.0 September 14, 2019

Industry 4.0, automation advance smelter technology

Inside Process: Industry 4.0, robotics and other automation technologies are helping Sohar Aluminium advance its competitiveness among aluminum smelting companies.

By Dana Geadah
Leonard (Len) W. Moore, P.E., founder and owner of Moore Industries-International Inc., an industrial and automation control company, passed at the age of 85. Courtesy: Moore Industries
Process Manufacturing September 13, 2019

Leonard W. Moore, founder of Moore Industries-International passes away at 85

Leonard (Len) W. Moore, P.E., founder and owner of Moore Industries-International Inc., an industrial and automation control company, passed at the age of 85.

By Mark T. Hoske
Courtesy: thyssenkrupp Materials Services GmbH
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 September 13, 2019

Company creates material service spinoff for IIoT, Industry 4.0

thyssenkrupp Materials IoT GmbH (tkMIoT) has been created to connect machinery and digitalize processes for other companies.

By thyssenkrupp Materials Services
BS Mechanical Engineering, San Francisco State University.
Events and Awards September 12, 2019

2019 Engineering Leader Under 40: Christopher Blackburn, 30

Senior Plant Engineer Henkel Aerospace Bay Point, Calif., BS Mechanical Engineering, San Francisco State University

By McKenzie Burns, Amanda Pelliccione, Mark T. Hoske
Events and Awards September 12, 2019

2019 Engineering Leader Under 40: Austin Butcher, 37

Engineering & Environmental Manager CertainTeed/Saint-Gobain Corp; McPherson, KS, United States; BS Engineering Technology (Plastics Engineering Technology), Pittsburg State University

By McKenzie Burns, Amanda Pelliccione, Mark T. Hoske
Baron Carleton, 30 Chief Operations Officer (COO) Avalon International Aluminum Inc., Tualatin, Ore. MS Nuclear Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Events and Awards September 12, 2019

2019 Engineering Leader Under 40: Baron Carleton, 30

Chief Operations Officer (COO); Avalon International Aluminum Inc.; Tualatin, Ore.; MS Nuclear Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

By McKenzie Burns, Amanda Pelliccione, Mark T. Hoske
Ethan Copitch, 30; Sub-System Engineer; Peraton, Monrovia, Calif.; BS Mechatronics Engineering, California State University Chico
Events and Awards September 12, 2019

2019 Engineering Leader Under 40: Ethan Copitch, 30

Sub-System Engineer; Peraton, Monrovia, Calif.; BS Mechatronics Engineering, California State University Chico

By McKenzie Burns, Amanda Pelliccione, Mark T. Hoske