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Turck includes the new K50 Flat illuminated touch button in its pick-to-light solutions

Turck is expanding its pick-to-light portfolio with the K50 Flat illuminated touch button from Banner Engineering, its optical sensor partners. Due to its low height of 17 mm, the robust IP69K button […]

ATI End-Effectors utilised for the NSpect NDI Systems created by Genesis Systems Group

The NSpect family of Non-Destructive Inspection (NDI) Systems from Genesis Systems Group is making quite an impression. By combining ATI End-Effectors, KUKA Robots, and vast engineering expertise, Genesis creates more efficient methods […]

Stäubli exhibited its tailor-made automation solutions at Productronica

At Productronica Stäubli Robotics demonstrated tailor-made automation solutions for electronics manufacturing as well as ESD compliant robots specifically designed for electronics applications. Furthermore they demonstrate easy integration of modern robotics into LabVIEW […]

Advantech expands range of thin bare-bone fanless system with new EPC-S101

Advantech, a leading embedded computing solution provider, announced the release of its latest thin bare-bone fanless system EPC-S101 with Intel® Celeron® N3160/ N3060, Intel Atom-E8000 processor. Designed with Advantech 3.5” PCM-9310 PCBA, […]


Turck expands its TBEN-S ultracompact module series with new variant for serial interfaces

The TBEN-S-2COM connects RS232, RS485 and Modbus RTU devices to Ethernet networks, directly in the field via Turck’s multiprotocol standard Turck is adding a variant for serial interfaces to its range of […]


Rockwell Automation further improves capabilities of its FactoryTalk ProductionCentre platform

Rockwell Automation continues to build out its scalable MES applications to allow operations to configure their environment without programming, add more applications, increase DCS process system integration, and expand deployment options. A […]


Advantech’s new AIMB-217 motherboard offers boosts in CPU and graphic performance

Advantech, a leading embedded computing and intelligent applications provider, announces the release of AIMB-217, a new industrial-grade fanless Thin Mini-ITX motherboard. With the latest Intel® Pentium®, Celeron®, and Atom® N4200/N3350/x7-E3950 processors (formerly […]


Rockwell Automation releases new FactoryTalk Analytics and TeamONE App

Smart devices have created connections across industrial operations with the potential to empower plant or distributed workers. For many producers going through a digital transformation, these modern tools can take too long […]


Hexagon’s new PC-DMIS 2017 R2 offers workflow improvements and greater stability

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence launched PC-DMIS 2017 R2, the latest edition of the world’s most popular measurement software. This is the second of two major releases scheduled for PC-DMIS in 2017, with continued […]


Advantech’s new UTX-3117 IoT gateway offers total connectivity solutions from edge sensors to the cloud

Advantech, a leading embedded computing provider announces its latest IoT gateway aimed at empowering industrial IoT solutions by UTX-3117 fanless & extended-temp embedded box. The solution uses the latest Intel® Atom® E3900, […]


Beckhoff’s TwinCAT platform features full implementation of HART functionality

In the process industries, demands are increasing for groundbreaking and innovative automation solutions that reduce costs. The greatest potential for optimization is opened up by implementing a universal platform that covers both […]


Weber Marking Systems collaborates with Continental to develop automatic tyres labelling plant

The EU Tyre Labelling Regulation EU 1222/2009 entered into force towards the end of 2012. To implement this regulation, Continental Germany, together with labelling specialist Weber Marking Systems in Rheinbreitbach (Germany), developed […]


Murrelektronik’s distribution solutions offer quick and easy installations

A primary concern of companies that manufacture mobile production machines is shortening the lead times in production. Output needs to increase; more machines need to be produced in the same amount of […]