Automation Systems

STROTHMANN Wins Largest Contract in Company History Press Shop Automation for Volkswagen Mexico

STROTHMANN Wins Largest Contract in Company History Press Shop Automation for Volkswagen Mexico

In recent years, STROTHMANN Machines Handling has specialized on the automation of the full range of handling processes in and around press lines – especially for leading automotive companies. The most recent contract, the largest in the company’s history, illustrates the fact that major corporations rely on Strothmann’s know-how: Volkswagen de México has commissioned Strothmann to...

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INFICON and LogicNets Announce Release of the FabGuard eOCAP Expert System for Semiconductor Manufacturers

New Systems Lets Semiconductor Fabs Automate Factory Control Procedures SYRACUSE, N.Y. and WASHINGTON,- – INFICON, a leading provider of process monitoring systems to the global semiconductor industry, and LogicNets, the developer of the LogicNets expert system automation platform, announced today the general availability of the INFICON FabGuard eOCAP software solution built on the LogicNets...

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High-Throughput Stringer solders solar cells in 2 sec cycle.

High-Throughput Stringer solders solar cells in 2 sec cycle.

Designed to produce full and half-cell strings with up to 5 busbars, STRINGER TT1800 utilizes single track technology and offers throughput of up to 50 MWp per year. Cycle time of 2 seconds enables production of- up to 27 modules/hr, and throughput of- complete standardized system – 2 STRINGER TT1800 and one layup – is rated at 100 MWp. Layup's 6-axis robot consists of flexible package that...

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Growth within Precision: Introducing a New Strategic Partnership

With great partnerships, comes greater opportunity Precision Automation Company, Inc. is proud to announce its strategic partnership with G.S. Italia S.r.l. of Marnate, Italy. Following a visit to G.S. Italia to finalize the partnership agreement, President and CEO, Fred Rexon Jr. notes, G.S. Italia is a family business located near Milan, Italy. The company produces high quality processing and...

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Configurable Control Platform improves operational efficacy.

Improving utilization of existing tools and assets,- Automation Platform consists of- two programmable automation control options; I/O modules for interfacing to any type of sensor, actuator, valve, etc; and Controls Workbench software for configuration, process monitoring, tuning, and data storage. Library of process routine templates and function blocks facilitates implementation, and...

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Honeywell Selected for Automation, Security Systems for Expansion of Major Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal

Freeport LNG Terminal to Use Honeywell Process Solutions Technologies for Nearly 14 Million Ton Capacity Expansion in Southeast Texas HOUSTON — Honeywell (NYSE:HON) Process Solutions (HPS) announced today that its automation and security systems will help Freeport LNG Development, L.P. (Freeport LNG) expand its southeast Texas liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal into a world-class liquefaction...

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Honeywell Technology Modernizes Mill for Europe's Largest Forest Industry Company

Controls, Safety and Management Systems to Help Finland's Stora Enso Meet Rising Demand for Renewable Packaging Board HELSINKI, Finland - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) Process Solutions (HPS) has announced that Europe's largest pulp, board and paper manufacturer will use HPS process automation, safety system and manufacturing optimization technologies to modernize one of its key mills and help it meet...

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MISUMI Extends Same Day Ship Time to 6PM EST

Free Same Day Shipping Upgrade for in-stock components if ordered online by 6:00 p.m. EST. Orders placed with a Customer Service representative are available for Same Day Shipping when placed by 5:00pm EST. MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962), has announced its improved same day shipping service for all in-stock product lines. Effective...

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Johnson Controls Helps Stanford University Drastically Reduce Water and Energy Use in New Central Plant

MILWAUKEE — Stanford University cut its water use by 15 percent and is projected to save $420 million in operational costs thanks to a new central energy facility (CEF) developed with help from Johnson Controls. The new plant helps Stanford make substantial progress to meet California's statewide goal to reduce water use by 25 percent. The plant operates efficiently in any weather condition,...

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Evana Automation Ships Two Lean Assembly Cells to a Leading Automotive Electronics Manufacturer

The innovative solution, which includes subassembly stations, provides balanced operator workload, efficient ergonomics, and full product traceability- -  Evansville, Indiana – Evana Automation Specialists, a leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently shipped two lean assembly cells to a leading automotive electronics manufacturer. The...

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