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Rockwell Automation releases its latest Integrated Architecture portfolio

Smart manufacturing is driving a demand for connected machines and equipment. Adding more devices and connections, however, can make machines and systems more complex. The expanded next-generation Integrated Architecture portfolio from Rockwell […]

Rockwell Automation introduces new PanelView Plus 7 Performance terminal

Rockwell Automation has released its new Allen-Bradley PanelView Plus 7 Performance graphic terminal to simplify and streamline visualization in large, complex applications. The PanelView Plus 7 Performance terminal expands on the recently […]

Rockwell Automation added MobileView tethered operator interface to its offerings

Rockwell Automation has introduced its new Allen‑Bradley MobileView tethered operator interface. The mobile terminal gives plant and industrial personnel the freedom to take a machine’s human-machine interface (HMI) with them to make […]

Hainbuch presents minimalist automation solution for production with small batch sizes

Small batch sizes, more and more part variants, competition growing bigger and bigger and always less time. A familiar problem! Hainbuch the workholding manufacturer knows all about these issues, they’ve come up […]


Rockwell’s new OptiSIS solution features faster lead times and ease of deployment

Rockwell Automation has introduced its new OptiSIS solution, giving industrial operators a pre-engineered safety instrumented system that can help ease deployment and reduce lead times for small and midsized process applications. The […]


UR5 robot helps Glidewell Laboratories optimize its production cycles

Having a UR5 robot tend four CNC machines milling dental crowns optimizes a substantial part of the production cycle at Glidewell Laboratories in Newport Beach, California. It usually takes five days from […]


VantagePoint v6.0 from Rockwell Automation allows easy data access from any digital device

Manufacturers now have the freedom to use any digital device to easily access optimized performance metrics and data analytics from plant floors and machines, thanks to new capabilities embedded in the FactoryTalk […]


KTT foaming plant from Hennecke for BSH’s new production line

A car park for doors – flexible production line for refrigerator and freezer doors from BSH Hausgeräte GmbH in Giengen begins operation Ergonomic workstations as well as networked and energyefficient systems – the new production […]


Rockwell Automation’s FactoryTalk ProductionCentre improved to enhanced scalability and efficiency

Modern manufacturing requires modern MES. Manufacturers today have operations spanning time zones and continents; employees that need to collaborate as they travel between plants or work remotely; and complex and varied enterprise-, […]


SICK’s KTM Inox contrast sensor is accurate and reliable even under harsh condition

The KTM Inox contrast sensor from SICK features high grayscale resolution and is integrated into a new, rugged stainless steel housing. The optimized OES4 ASIC technology, combined with a response time of […]


Mitsubishi Electric offers optimized solutions for food and beverages industry

The food and beverage industry faces major challenges. These include increasing product diversity, shorter product life cycles, fluctuating order quantities and stricter statutory regulations particularly with respect to hygiene directives, just to […]


Teledyne DALSA showcased its industrial vision solutions at Automation Fair 2014

Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies company and a global leader in machine vision technology, exhibited its industrial vision solutions at Automation Fair 2014. The two-day Rockwell Automation event featured smart, safe and […]


Hennecke’s VARIOCAST technology helps reduce moulding time in production processes

The demand for High Pressure RTM (HP-RTM) in the field of lightweight automotive construction has been increasingly growing. Although Hennecke GmbH is already in an excellent technological position with the STREAMLINE high-pressure […]