Predictive Maintenance

Automation Features

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    • Robotics
    • (10/07/2024)

    SICK robot safety solutions enable machine tending on wheels

    ALM Engineering has uprooted machine tending robots, set them on wheels and turned them into freely-accessible, adaptable mobile units that can be quickly and easily repositioned wherever they are needed. SICK sensor solutions play a key role in optimising safety.

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    • Software - Cloud / Edge / Big Data
    • (10/07/2024)

    Digitalisation for quality management in pharmaceutical production

    In pharmaceutical production, the quest for quality is paramount. Reinfried Kößlbacher, Business Development Manager at COPA-DATA CEE argues for digitalisation in pharmaceutical production.

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    • Automation
    • (10/07/2024)

    The cost of digital weighing

    The old saying ‘time is money’ reaps true across many industries. However, in the world of food processing, good quality control is money, with errors the costly enemy. By implementing smart and adaptable weighing technology in plant machines and equipment, Stephen Hayes, Managing Director of Beckhoff UK, explains why food manufacturers require control automation to increase efficiency and prevent avoidable costs.

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    • Automation
    • (04/07/2024)

    Manufacturing faces a tough year, but 2025 looks more hopeful

    The overall outlook for global manufacturing is challenging for this year, with many companies reporting a decline in orders and most regions expected to see a contraction. 

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    • Automation
    • (03/07/2024)

    What can the UK automation market expect for the rest of 2024?

    Swapnil Khedekar, Festo UK’s Head of Operations, outlines what he sees for the UK automation market for the rest of 2024.



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Predictive Maintenance

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    The connected factory

    • Automation
    • (02/07/2024)

    The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is transforming manufacturing, with open automation systems connecting devices and machines across the factory floor.

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    Ensuring power in a digital world

    • Energy Efficiency
    • (01/07/2024)

    Load banks are a vital tool for power generator testing and validation. But, aging equipment is making efficient testing a challenge. As the rest of industrial infrastructure modernises, how can we ensure that load bank technology isn’t left behind?  .





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