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Control & Automation Features

Board24: Remote monitoring & control with CCTV and fire alarm integration

Board24 is an FSC Certified manufacturer of recyclable corrugated sheetboard. The company sets high standards in terms of product quality and its environmentally friendly approach. It produces corrugated board which is 100% recyclable, 100% biodegradable and made from 90% recycled or recovered paper.

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Safety for robots in collaborative applications

In industrial production, smart machines have been integral to many plants for a long time. Today, original equipment manufacturers, as well as other tier suppliers, are making use of new technologies for collaborative robot applications. The challenge is to guarantee safety and minimise the chance of injury when people and machines work together.

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Lenze CEO, Christian Wendler, talks about the cancellation of SPS 2020

Christian Wendler, Lenze CEO, commented on the cancellation of the SPS 2020: "The previous months have clearly shown to all of us that the health and safety of our fellow citizens must always have the highest priority over economic concerns. Lenze therefore welcomes Mesago’s very responsible decision not to let SPS 2020 take place as planned.

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New $12 million facility supports essential industries during the COVID-19 crisis

Nidec Industrial Solutions (NIS), the industrial platform of Nidec Group, expands in the USA thanks to the opening of its new facility in Cleveland, OH.

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    Electrical engineering at WAGO(31/07/2020)

    WAGO Kontakttechnik GmbH is a well-known supplier in the automation world. The WAGO product range has been developed to meet the growing demand for electrical connection and automation technology in switchgear construction and building automation.

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    New solutions for automation networking and wiring(29/07/2020)

    In recent years, networking and wiring solutions for field-mounted devices in automation systems have changed beyond recognition and it would be easy to assume that there’s little room for further developments.

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    Cobots maximise return on investment(24/07/2020)

    Cobots hold the promise of increasing the efficiency and quality of human work, bringing greater reliability, consistency and precision to a variety of manufacturing and assembly operations. However, do these potential benefits hold true for all users?

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    Camozzi cyclists still feeling Brighton breezy!(21/07/2020)

    Recent events have brought fresh challenges to Camozzi Automation’s preparations for the planned London to Brighton Bike Ride.

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    Robots lift pastry sales(14/07/2020)

    Sfoglia Torino is an Italian manufacturer of pastries that is known for the quality of its products, and its vol-au-vent cases are especially popular, with millions being made at its plant. When the company identified a need to speed up production on the line making its vol-au-vent cases, it began discussions with system integrators and automation experts Tiesse, based in Visano, just south of Lake Garda.

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