Better on a Global Scale
Do Builders Produce a Global Machine? Was It Once a Local Machine in a Global Market?
Siemens Industry Scalance XM-400 Industrial Ethernet Switches
Scalance XM-400 industrial Ethernet switches include the XM416-4C switch, which connects up to 16 network stations, and has 16 RJ45 ports and four SFP slots for optical plug-in transceivers.
Ultra Electronics EOTec G408M Industrial Gigabit Ethernet Switch
EOTec G408M industrial Gigabit Ethernet switch includes a self-healing ring capability that detects fiber or cable breaks on any of the ring ports, and reroutes network traffic in milliseconds. An alarm output signals errors to the PLC or other supervisory devices.
Wago 750-658 CAN I/O Gateway Module Supports CAN Layer 2
750-658 CAN I/O gateway module supports CAN Layer 2, and can be integrated into a CANopen, SAE-J1939 or DeviceNet network by using CoDeSys function blocks.
AutomationDirect Expands AC Motor Line
AutomationDirect has expanded its Marathon AC motor line to include lower-cost, high-performance 0.5 to 5 HP Marathon Max+ series AC motors with integrated encoder.
Put Industrial Printers to the Metal
EOS Direct-Metal, Laser-Sintering Systems'' Micro-Welding Process Produces Industrial-Grade Parts in an Expanding Variety of Alloys
ASME Forum Ignites 21st-Century Engineering
Founder and president of HMI/SCADA software developer Iconics, Russ Agrusa, said the company is focusing on how to harness big data on any device and in any class of applications, and turn it into predictive analytics in manufacturing and business intelligence.
U.S. Economy Looks Up for Manufacturing Industries
The August PMI is led by the highest recorded New Orders Index since April 2004, when it registered 67.1%.
Mergers, Acquisitions Alliances and Noteworthy News in Robotics
Iten Industries, manufacturer of advanced composite components and materials headquartered in Ashtabula, Ohio, is now offering additive manufacturing and 3D printing services.
Patent Dispute Settled Between Rockwell Automation and Beckhoff AutomationStories 1 - 10 of 1066
Rockwell Automation''s linear motor business, including its recent Jacobs Automation acquisition, has developed a substantial portfolio of patents comprising over 100 issued patents on linear motor technology alone.