Doug Schuchart

Articles

Courtesy: OPEX
Warehousing May 29, 2023

How automation storage and retrieval systems will shape the future of distribution operations

OPEX discusses the importance of EtherCAT and safety technology in optimizing its scalable, high-performance system.

By Doug Schuchart
Courtesy: Beckhoff Automation
Mechatronics and Motion Control October 7, 2021

Machine control migrations hinge on system openness

Cover Story: When upgrading controllers and automation platforms consider increasing flexibility and adding capabilities while being cost conscious. Four controller selection questions are highlighted.

By Doug Schuchart
Industrial PCs June 29, 2016

PC-based controls: Busting myths, revealing benefits

PC-based control systems provide many benefits and simplified solutions for industrial applications, including performance, decreased costs, and increased system lifecycle benefits. See five PC-based control myths and nine industrial PC benefits.

By Doug Schuchart