The highend plumbing fixture manufacturer needed robot arm that could be positioned for multiple tasks and work with people and no safety cages It was impressed with its own immediate productivity increase
ABB sees solar energy as part of the longterm strategy for its powermanagement systems business and said adding PowerOnersquos solar inverter capabilities will give it ldquothe scale to compete successfullyrdquo in that global market
Siemens has deployed its CNC motor and drive packages on vintage machine tools delivering effective performance improvements often at a price comparable to a machinersquos original cost
The Industry 40 initiative assumes a role for humans in manufacturing hellip humans outfitted with ldquosmartrdquo devices that will be used to direct process control in real time
Schneider Electric Offers $5 Billion for Invensys
SKF Multilog IMx units incorporate 16 32 or 64 analog signal inputs configurable for various sensors to ascertain acceleration velocity and displacement among other parameters
Machine shops that manufacture turbine components appreciate the dynamics and performance of the HSTM machines The interaction of the sturdy Hamuel machine and Siemens39 highperformance drive and control engineering is credited for these results
Fanuc FA Americarsquos new FASOPC retrieves CNC machine production data to simplify recordkeeping and reporting
The accuracy of the vision system makes it well suited to work cells that handle small volumes of various parts and its speed and agility allow it to be effective too for highvolume machining stations