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AI Can Enable a New Era in Manufacturing Sector

Metrology

Artificial intelligence can enable a new era in the digital transformation journey for industry, offering new opportunities as well as challenges. A new white paper, published by the World Economic.

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Basics of the digital transformation (DX)

Design World

A digital transformation (DX or less commonly DT) is the application of software, programmable hardware, and operational technologies (OTs) to fundamentally transfigure a company’s operations and end products for the better.

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Digital Twins for Palletizing

Automation World

Nortura, a Norwegian food producer, uses Rocketfarm’s digital twin tech to upgrade its palletizing operations. Process / Design

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Intent to form the Open Metaverse Foundation

Gary Mintchell

I picked up this bit of news last month on a blog at the Open Metaverse Foundation by Royal O’Brien published on December 15, 2022. I had written a couple of things on “industrial metaverse” speculating on what is actually new and what could possibly be realistic.

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New 3D Printer That Creates Custom Prescription Drugs Developed by University College London

Robotics Automation News

University College London (UCL) have developed an exciting new 3D printing technique: “volumetric 3D printing” that lets the pharmaceutical industry customize drugs – including shape, size, dosage, and release – according to each patient’s individual needs.

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Basics of smart factories and discrete-automation connectivity

Design World

Smart factories are facilities that digitize all aspects of manufacturing or production that allow digitization. Such operations continuously record data via connected equipment and systems — and then disseminate that data to allow machines to run self-optimizing routines.

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What Technologies Will Industry Focus on in 2023?

Automation World

Plant floor network upgrades, legacy system migration, and exploration of new tech—such as unified namespace, analytics and artificial intelligence—will all likely play major roles in industry’s digital transformation this year. Factory / IIoT

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4 Ways Marketing Can Use Automated Systems for Better Success

Robotics Automation News

Autonomous systems and software rightfully enjoy more demand in various spheres, including marketing. In an era of digital growth, companies must adapt to new realities and follow their customers’ needs.

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Drones take the night shift for improved inventory tracking

Design World

Gone are the days when inventory inaccuracy is just part of doing business. As new technology is increasingly affordable and pervasive, more third-party logistics (3PL) companies embrace innovation to improve their competitive advantage.

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PMMI Foundation Partners With PPWLN to Award 2022 Scholarship

Automation World

Packaging & Processing Women's Leadership Network awarded a $5,000 fall scholarship to a University of Cincinnati Industrial Design student. Process / Workforce

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Protection From Coming Hardening of DCOM

Gary Mintchell

[Note: If you had previously signed up to receive new posts via email, you’ve noticed that they stopped and then restarted. WordPress had notified me that this service had ended. I recently saw where it was active, but not supported. Update: I’ve received multiple messages from one post.

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Canadian-made Project Arrow unveiled at CES 2023

Canadian Manufacturing

QA Consultants to provide cybersecurity solutions for Project Arrow, the Canadian ZEV in development. On Jan. 5, Project Arrow, the first, all-Canadian, zero-emission connected vehicle, designed and built in Ontario, was unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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New programming option for WAGO PFC200 controllers

Design World

WAGO is integrating the manufacturer-independent automation software, Codesys 3.5, as a programming option in a set of select PFC200 controllers. This software will help develop control code and visualizations for both simple and complex applications. Codesys 3.5

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Robot Safety Awareness

Automation World

Festo and Sick develop a robot-agnostic curriculum to teach students and industry workers about robot risk assessments, safe system design, and protective measures. Factory / Robotics

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Siemens 2022 Sustainability Report

Gary Mintchell

Siemens sent a news release notifying the release of its 2022 Sustainability Report. Regarding sustainability, click the link on the Carbon Almanac image on the right sidebar for general information about reducing our own carbon footprint.

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Moderna to acquire Oriciro Genomics

AU Manufacturing

Media Release by Moderna. Moderna, Inc , a biotechnology company pioneering messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines, and OriCiro Genomics K.K.,

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Most-read Design World articles of 2022

Design World

As we ring in the new year, the Design World staff would like to present our most-read articles of 2022. Best free analog circuit simulators Blogs and online forums catering to engineers often mention all kinds of free packages and services aimed at circuit designers.

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How Automation Has Revolutionized the Healthcare Industry

Robotics Automation News

Automation is more than just a buzzword – it’s a way of working that’s revolutionizing not only the business world, but people’s home lives, too.

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Expanding CMM Measurement Capabilities

Metrology

During the past 25 years, coordinate measuring machine (CMM) sensor technology has expanded from tactile and scanning systems to now include optical, laser and surface finish sensors, effectively expanding the.

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Australian Manufacturing PMI declines to 50.2 in December— Judo Bank

AU Manufacturing

Market activity in Australia’s manufacturing sector has experienced further contraction at the end of 2022, with the seasonally adjusted S&P Global Australia Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) standing at 50.2. . The rating, which is significantly lower compared to November’s 51.3,

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Heilind Electronics now featuring Alpha Wire’s cable glands

Design World

Heilind Electronics, an authorized distributor for Alpha Wire and a premier distributor of electronic components worldwide, is featuring Alpha Wire’s lineup of cable protection products, including their full range of cable glands.

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VoIP Phone Systems: Automation in the World of Communication

Robotics Automation News

Automation is often a driver of efficiency. That is certainly the case, when it comes to communication systems, such as the ones led by VoIP. It has changed the way customers are taken care of when they call in, but also how a company can adapt itself better to their needs.

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2023 Events Listing Added To Metrology News

Metrology

The Metrology News event listing has been updated to display the most significant physical exhibitions and conferences scheduled for 2023. Metrology News has selected the premium global events to feature.

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Raytheon Intelligence & Space awarded Missile Track Custody development contract

AU Manufacturing

Media Release by Raytheon Intelligence & Space. Raytheon Intelligence & Space has been awarded a prime contract to develop a prototype Missile Track Custody system for the U.S. Space Force. MTC is the service’s first Medium Earth Orbit missile tracking system. .

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Mike McLain and Tammy Balogh lead PTDA in 2023

Design World

Mike McLain, vice president, Allied Bearing & Supply (Harahan, La.), assumes the leadership of the association as PTDA President.

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Select Auto Protect: A Comprehensive Review

Robotics Automation News

Select Auto Protect is a comprehensive warranty provider that offers a variety of services to car owners. It’s affordable for those seeking protection against mechanical failures, damage, and more.

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Let’s Start Again | It’s a New Metrology Year | The News Awaits …

Metrology

A very Happy New Year to all of our readers and sponsors. As we start thinking about the year ahead we can advise that the 2023 Metrology News Events Calendar. The post Let’s Start Again | It’s a New Metrology Year | The News Awaits … appeared first on Metrology and Quality News - Online Magazine.

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Victoria eyes new trade partnerships with Southeast Asian nations

AU Manufacturing

Victorian Minister for Trade and Investment Tim Pallas is visiting business leaders and investment experts in Vietnam, Indonesia, and Singapore this month to establish important ties with major trading partners. .

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Machine control and connected machines for DX inititatives

Design World

The COVID-19 pandemic permanently changed the way in which tens of thousands of businesses worldwide operate. It also changed how many view automation and digital transformation (DX) initiatives.

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5 Unexpected Ways to Wear Aviator Glasses

Robotics Automation News

Aviator glasses are a classic style of eyeglasses that have been around for many years. Whether you’re looking to make a fashion statement or simply block out the sun, aviator glasses are a great option. In this blog post, we’ll explore five unexpected ways to wear aviator glasses.

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CES 2023: Stellantis preps cost cuts due to higher EV prices

Canadian Manufacturing

Stellantis CEO Carlos Tavares says his company has to work on cutting costs globally in order to keep electric vehicles affordable for the middle class.

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ADF boosts national security with new guided weapons acquisitions

AU Manufacturing

The Australian Defence Force has contracted Kongsberg Defence Australia to deliver the Naval Strike Missile (NSM) as part of an effort to increase Australia’s guided weapons and explosives ordnance stocks. .

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Formlabs introduces Automation Ecosystem to enable automated 3D Printer fleets

Design World

Formlabs introduced the Automation Ecosystem to enable new levels of 3D printing productivity with Form Auto for back-to-back throughput, Fleet Control for advanced fleet management, and the High Volume Resin System for high-capacity printing.

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Desktop automation and its tools

Robotics Automation News

Nowadays, you would have noticed that all the activities are carried out through the web or mobile based. Even then most of the businesses and high profile organizations relied on the desktop application to run their most important business processes.

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Kennametal Expands KenTIP FS Modular Drill Portfolio

Fabricating & Metal Work

Kennametal adds to its KenTIP FS modular drill platform by leveraging the patent-protected GOdrill technology for a new insert, the KenTIP FS GTP, along with several new straight-fluted drills for multiple materials and applications including the KenTIP FS SCF and KenTIP FS BF Holders.

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Formlabs unveils 3D printing Automation Ecosystem at CES 2023

AU Manufacturing

Global 3D printing giant Formlabs has rolled out the Automation Ecosystem that would unlock new levels of 3D printing productivity. .

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igus: broad partner network supports customers with low-cost automation

Design World

igus, the Germany-based manufacturer of motion plastics, announced it is expanding its broad network of robotics providers and integrators.