AutomationDirect announces the release of a new White Paper, “Processor Power and Energy Efficiency”, that explains how consumer electronic microprocessor improvements also provide a catalyst for industrial automation advancements. Modern electronic devices, such as smart phones, tablets, etc. can be used to perform a myriad of tasks including messaging, photos, videos, music, alarms, day planners,
FANUC CORPORATION and Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK) announce an advanced global collaboration to provide customers a more seamless and integrated manufacturing solution. The two companies have expanded their initial collaboration, started four years ago, in the CNC and Logix programmable automation controller (Logix PAC) environments with further integration of robotics, ROBOMACHINEs and enterprise software products.
ABB has unveiled the world’s first truly collaborative robot: YuMi®. YuMi is a human-friendly dual arm robot designed for a new era of automation, for example in small parts assembly, where people and robots work hand-in-hand on the same tasks. YuMi is short for ‘you and me,’ working together. YuMi has been developed to meet
ODU USA announced the launch of their ODU AMC® protective caps that offer the greatest protection and flawless function for all the soldier modernization programs that require innovative, robust and secure connector solutions. Designed especially for military and security technology ODU AMC – Advanced Military Connector meets all requirements of the future. The connectors are
Founded in 1974, Jack Doheny Companies is one of the world’s largest environmental equipment dealer organizations, selling, renting and servicing a broad portfolio of vacuum trucks and infrastructure inspection equipment. With 17 locations in the US and Canada, and further expansion plans identified, Jack Doheny Companies is well positioned to provide a unique value proposition
The new safety relay PNOZ s50 can control two powerful brakes simultaneously without the use of contacts. As such, it provides the required level of safety, particularly in the field of vertical axes: on loading and unloading gantries, machine tools, lifting devices and in stage technology, for example, a suspended load’s own weight may be
Cognex Corporation, (NASDAQ: CGNX) announced the next generation DataMan® 8600 series of handheld direct part mark (DPM) barcode readers. The DataMan 8600 provides unparalleled barcode reading performance for manufacturers implementing part traceability programs across the automotive, consumer electronics, aerospace, and oil and gas industries. “The new DataMan 8600 series builds on the success of our
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Polycase, a US manufacturer of plastic electronic enclosures, has extended their NEMA 4X rated ML Series by adding a new size, the ML-45F. The new 5.50″ x 4.13″ x 2.44″ polycarbonate enclosures are designed for outdoor applications and are UL Listed to UL 508A and NEMA Type 1, 2, 4, 4X, 12 & 13 specifications.
Custom manufactured corrosion-resistant conductors for use in batteries, fuel cells, petrochemical, power generation, remote power, and alternative energy applications are available from Anomet Products of Shrewsbury, MA. Anomet...
Despite advances in nearly every area of product development technology, effective collaboration still seems to be a struggle for manufacturers. The tools that enable safe and efficient collaboration–both internally and externally–between design teams and their partners, suppliers and internal design participants have been sorely lacking. As a result, engineers and designers have used a hodgepodge […]
The 3DRV tour continued its eight-month roadshow with a stop in Toledo, Ohio at SSOE, a company that provides architectural, engineering, environmental analyses and property survey services for commercial,...