Digital Twins

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Digital Twins June 8, 2023

How to use a lifecycle digital twin to streamline carbon capture processes

A lifecycle digital twin used for startup, commissioning and operations can help ease implementation of sustainability technologies.

By Judith Ponniah and Geeta Pherwani
Digital Twins April 17, 2023

Top 5 Control Engineering content: April 10-16, 2023

The top 5 articles from the past week include digital twin simulations, robotics integration and the machine economy.

By David Miller
Digital Twins April 7, 2023

How digital twin simulations advance digital transformation in manufacturing

By increasing visibility into a company’s manufacturing operations and testing an unlimited number of what-if possibilities in real-time, a digital twin can provide factories a reliable way to save time and money.

By Zohair Mehkri
Digital Twins April 5, 2023

Digital twins advance digital transformation, control system integration

Control system integrators explain how simulation and digital twin software can advance competitiveness by enabling ideas, design, testing, training, installation, upgrades and optimization of automated systems. ChatGPT artificial intelligence software adds seven tips for using simulation software for automation and controls.

By Mark T. Hoske
Digital Twins February 7, 2023

Liaison announced to accelerate digital twin development

The Digital Twin Consortium (DTC) and OPC Foundation announced a liaison agreement to accelerate digital twin-enabling technology adoption.

By OPC Foundation
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Digital Twins December 9, 2022

Digital twin benefits for process manufacturers

There are many different elements of digital twin technology that can benefit the process manufacturing sector.

By Naveen Kumar and Junichi Watanabe
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Digital Twins November 8, 2022

How digital twins can enable optimization

Digital twins are being used to achieve process design and operational performance improvements for manufacturers.

By Yanling Wu
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Digital Twins October 12, 2022

How digital twins speed up the manufacturing process

Digital twins, buoyed by enhancements in CAD and CNC, is making them realistic and vital in many manufacturing applications.

By Anna Liza Montenegro
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Digital Twins July 4, 2022

Avoiding new silos with digital threads, digital twins

Digital thread and digital twin technology can help optimize operations and fuel improvements in product design and manufacturing processes, but only if companies avoid new data silos and choose interoperability.

By Rod Walters
The Acuity Brands rCMSB Wireless Occupancy and Daylight Sensor: The rCMSB is a wireless battery-powered ceiling mount sensor. To install, simply mount it to the ceiling and program with the mobile app. Combine the Acuity Brands rCMSB with nLight AIR switches and fixture-based controls for easier installation to drive the lowest installed cost of lighting controls. Courtesy: Acuity Brands, New Products for Engineers
Digital Twins July 2, 2022

Digital tools help with sustainable, greener designs

Digital twins can provides actionable data that can capture the effects of micro- and macro-scale changes on a real environment, allowing users to make more informed decisions on creating greener built spaces.

By Carl Coken