Software and communications
Programs (software) used with computer systems involved in the creation and manufacture of products; and hardware and software involved in the storage and transfer of information during design and production processes. Includes design and manufacturing software, process control, computer hardware, wireless devices and data acquisition and analysis.
Product & Service Resources
T Cards Direct | Wed, 23 Jul 2014
The Greencore Grocery facility in Evercreech is using the Near-Miss/Incident Reporting System from T Cards Direct to provide information and to communicate with staff about workplace hazards.
Minitab | Tue, 22 Jul 2014
Graham Richard, mayor of Fort Wayne, Indiana, has formed an Executive Quality Council to apply a Minitab-driven Six Sigma methodology to improve services for citizens.
Unitronics | Tue, 22 Jul 2014
This is the fourth in a series of five articles on the advantages and benefits of using Unitronics’ V1210 controller. This week we will present an application story: using the V1210 in the water monitoring industry.
Apex Supply Chain Technologies | Mon, 21 Jul 2014
This white paper focuses on the implementation of Apex Supply Chain Technologies’ point-of-work (POW) automated inventory management systems.
Delcam | Mon, 21 Jul 2014
At IMTS 2014 in Chicago on 8–13 September, Delcam will launch the 2015 version of its Powershape Pro CAD-for-CAM system for modelling for manufacture and reverse engineering. The new release will include improvements in direct modelling, surface modelling and reverse engineering, plus support for data from Creaform Handyscan handheld scanners.
Delcam | Fri, 18 Jul 2014
CNC Polystyrene makes large-scale models for scenery, in-store displays and special events for customers including Gap, Harvey Nicholls, Selfridges and Harrods. The company uses Powermill Robot from Delcam and an ABB640 robot, which enable it to produce bigger and better items while maintaining a high level of accuracy and consistency.
OMC UK | Thu, 17 Jul 2014
OMC has launched its H19 range of low-cost optical transmitter/receiver devices for polymer and large-core glass fibre systems, featuring a precision-machined metal ferrule that provides enhanced reliability for industrial applications.
Socomec UPS | Wed, 16 Jul 2014
As this technical guide from Socomec UPS explains, an RS485 bus is defined by the standard EIA-TIA-485-A and the TSB-89-A application guidelines. A RS485 transceiver is from a standard point of view connected through three points on the network.
Unitronics | Wed, 16 Jul 2014
This is the third in a series of five articles on the advantages and benefits of using Unitronics’ V1210 controller. This week we will present an application story: using the V1210 in the manufacturing and monitoring industry.
CLPA | Wed, 16 Jul 2014
CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) partner Festo has adopted CC-Link high-speed, high-performance open industrial network technology in its work to develop automation solutions inspired by nature. A specific example is a robot dragonfly that soars and hovers like the real thing.
Apriso video article
Apriso is a software company dedicated to helping manufacturers to transform their global operations to better achieve and sustain manufacturing excellence while responding quickly to change. Apriso's FlexNet is a BPM-based software platform ideally suited to global manufacturing operations ...
DSP Robotics video article
Matlock , UK
DSP Robotics are the manufacturers of the ‘Flowstone’ computer programming language for engineering and education.