Top 5 Control Engineering content: November 27-December 3 2023

The top 5 pieces of content from the past week include automation mergers and acquisitions, EV battery manufacturing and Automation Fair 2023.

By David Miller December 4, 2023
Courtesy: Jose-Luis Olivares, MIT

Control Engineering’s top 5 pieces of content over the past week include automation mergers and acquisitions, EV battery manufacturing and Automation Fair 2023.

Automation mergers, acquisitions, capital markets analysis: November 2023

The Bundy Group reported 18 automation transactions in the month of November. Analysis on the acquisitions and reports are highlighted below.

Automation Fair 2023: What you need to know about AI, people, automation

Nervous about how artificial intelligence is integrating people, industrial automation and manufacturing operations? Here’s what I’ve heard lately about AI, including at Automation Fair.

How generative AI works and helps engineers

How do powerful generative artificial intelligence (AI) systems like ChatGPT work, and what makes them different from other types of AI?

Connected worker platforms can help factory automation thrive, improve

Connected worker platforms provide insights through real-time data that lets manufacturers better and more informed decisions through connected devices and systems.

Accelerate EV battery manufacturing by integrating servo motors, robotics

Electric vehicles (EVs) require more efficient manufacturing to meet increased demands and use of robotics and servo motors can help. See table on battery types, information on cell housing types.