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Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Capture Pinpoints Alignment Software automatically stores data.

November 9, 2016

Checking common alignment issues like spindle, lathe alignment and machine tool runout, Capture™ Alignment Softwares are intuitive and delivers precision measurements of 0.0001 inch (2.5 microns) even at range of 180 feet. Manipulating incoming readings within built-in spreadsheet for analysis and to create helpful plotting and graphing, unit transcribes input readings, displays the alignment results and provides varying levels of control to user.

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Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Urine Drug Test Cups are customizable via online configurator.

November 1, 2016

QuikScreen configurator enables custom creation of QuikScreen drug test cups. Users can configure drug cup according to their requirements and choose up to 17 drugs (total) to test for from panel options provided. Used to detectdiverse drugs of abusein urine samples, point-of-care drug test cups have 18–24 month shelf life and feature built-in test control and interpretive color bands. Temperature strip and identification label are included, and results appear in 5 min. Read More

Software

Spicer Smart Suite for mining vehicles converts raw data into actionable insights.

September 30, 2016

Truning passive drivetrain components into active sources of intelligence, Spicer Smart Suite platform minimizes vehicle breakdown risks in underground mines. Offering embedded machine learning algorithms that can predict operator behavior, Smart Suite can customize operational parameters with respect to specific machine characteristics, engineering tolerances, and operator tendencies. Diagnostic tools can monitor and predict breakdowns in mechanical components. Read More

Software

GRABBER Construction Products Chooses DocOrigin

August 4, 2016

Replaces aging JetForm Central document generation system CAPE CORAL, Fla., Aug. 2, 2016 - Eclipse Corporation is pleased to announce the successful installation and implementation of DocOrigin at GRABBER Construction Products, a leading distributor of quality construction products, based in Utah. GRABBER came to Eclipse Corporation seeking a replacement for JetForm, which is nearing its...Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Logix-based Controller offers sequencing of batch process.

July 22, 2016

Leveraging Logix-based controller platform, SequenceManager allows operators to configure, view, and obtain information about batch sequences stored in controller, optimizing visibility and accessibility to all stages of production process. OEMs can develop, test, and deliver skids as fully functioning, standalone equipment that can seamlessly integrate into site’s existing batch strategy without need to redeploy code. Product is suited for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and chemical industries. Read More

Software

Eyelit's Integrated Manufacturing Execution System (MES) Selected by Aurora Semiconductor

July 18, 2016

The successful implementation at Aurora’s wafer foundry and packaging facility will pave the way for serving other fabless semiconductor companies that maintain ITAR compliance West Simsbury, Connecticut - Eyelit Inc., a manufacturing software provider for visibility, control, and coordination of manufacturing operations for the aerospace defense, discrete electronics, life sciences,...Read More

Software

Turkish Chemical Engineering Students Win 2016 Honeywell Unisim Design Challenge

June 27, 2016

Izmir Institute of Technology Project Demonstrates New Method for Bio-gasoline Production SAN ANTONIO, Texas, June 23, 2016 - Two Turkish chemical engineering students who used Honeywell’s simulation software to show how biodiesel byproduct can be utilized in an energy-efficient, integrated process to produce bio-gasoline, have been named the winners of Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Process...Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

NDT System assesses pipeline integrity. .

May 31, 2016

With Pipecheck™ v3.3, NDT service companies and pipeline operators can quickly detect and characterize both internal and external pipe defects to determine level of integrity and remaining service life. Offering traceable results, system provides dent size calculations, feature for corrosion classifications, automatic anomaly vs cluster classifications, and advanced strain calculations, according to ASME B31.8, along pipe as well as visualization tools for strain-based assessments. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Logger ensures 21-CFR Part 11 compliance.

May 25, 2016

Compatible with Lascar's EL-21CFR-2-LCD Temperature, Humidity and Dew Point Datalogger, EasyLog 21-CFR v7.4 allows users to store data in compliance with 21CFR Part 11 regulations. Readings collected from logger are stored in encrypted format which cannot be edited. In addition, software provides full audit trail of activities and actions taken, with users being able to add comments to specific readings before being approved by authorized user. Electronic signatures are added to all reports. Read More

Software

'Wire to Board' Interconnect Options Tool

May 23, 2016

Zierick Manufacturing Corporation has developed an interactive PDF tool to assist customers with the selection of ‘Wire to Board’ Interconnect Options the Company offers. The document is presented in graphical format based on Wire Size and Connection Type. Zierick understands that our customers have several choices available and this tool is meant to highlight this fact. In addition,...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Software

Littelfuse Adds Fuse Holder, Block, and Clip Selection Tool to its Web-Based iDesign(TM) Circuit Protection Selection Platform

May 6, 2016

Helps find the right fuse holder, block or clip based on the selected cartridge fuse or circuit parameters CHICAGO– Littelfuse, Inc., the global leader in circuit protection, has added a Fuse Holder, Block, and Clip Selection Tool to its popular iDesign™ online simulation and product selection platform. With the addition of this new tool, Littelfuse iDesign now offers circuit designers...Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition Systems support Python programming language.

May 4, 2016

Available with DAP/xDAP data acquisition systems, DAPtools for Python is part of DAPtools Basic software package. API extension enables data acquisition applications written using Python programming language. Typical applications would be ad hoc quick tests, or configurable scripting for test automation not bound to specific large application platforms. DAPIO programming interface behind DAPtools for Python is packaged in DLL form, allowing access from Python environment through ctypes library. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

Software Automation System targets grocery retailers.

May 4, 2016

With advanced load cubing algorithms, Dematic IQ™ 2.1 helps maximize number of cases on pallets and roll containers. Advanced multi-criteria optimization works to eliminate product damage and load instability. Dematic iQ 2.1 also optimizes efficiency of split-case picking for small items like health and beauty products. Software incorporates advanced goods-to-person picking strategies using patent-pending inter-aisle transfer technology that cuts fulfillment costs. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cambridge Engineering Launches New App for Building Owners & Specifying Engineers

April 15, 2016

Online TruBTU calculator provides comparison of direct-fired technologies ST. LOUIS – Cambridge Engineering, the leading manufacturer of high temperature heating and ventilation (HTHV) direct-fired gas products for commercial spaces, launched its new TruBTU app at January’s International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo), held in Orlando, Florida. The...Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services, Software

pH Process Modeling and Control Simulator fosters EPA compliance.

April 8, 2016

Real-Time pH Process Modeling and Control Simulation Software helps engineers learn how pH process behaves as well as how to effectively control this nonlinear process to comply with EPA wastewater discharge codes and save chemical reagent. Process models for pH are delivered as VIs in LabVIEW, and user can design and test pH control systems using models running in real-time. Control results can be compared with Model-Free Adaptive (MFA) pH control results obtained in MFA control simulations. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

CGTech to Present Feed Rate Optimization Methodologies at COE

April 1, 2016

Irvine, California- At the COE 2016 Annual PLM Experience and TechniFair, CGTech Technical Support Engineer Barry Kennemer will be giving a presentation that highlights which feed rate optimization techniques are best suited for different materials or machining processes. COE attendees can attend the presentation in Room 13-14, Wed, Apr 13, 2016 (01:50 PM - 02:40 PM). “Every CAM vendor,...Read More

Software

Digital Modeling System eliminates packaging trial and error.

March 14, 2016

By simulating package subtleties in context, Perfect Shelf bridges gaps between retailers, consumers, and product design engineers during development and before real-world trials. Realistic aisle views, with shelves, fixtures, products, lighting, and promotional materials, are supported with product performance and consumer trend information. Adjustments to local specifications, real-time product performance display information, and forecasting tools help improve shelf layouts. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

New Eriez Program Calculates Projected Savings for Customers Installing a Magnetic Mill Liner

March 9, 2016

Erie, PA– Eriez is now offering customers the opportunity to quickly and easily discover the savings they can realize by installing a state-of-the-art Magnetic Mill Liner in their minerals, cement and other ball mill applications. Eriez experts gather relevant data from customers and rapidly return a computerized cost-savings projection. Upon request, Eriez also provides free plant audits to...Read More