Automation Systems

Sercos International Records Worldwide Growth in Membership

Sercos International, supplier of the Sercos® automation bus, recorded a growth in membership of approximately 30% in 2014.-  In addition to new European members Schubert System Elektronik, Germany, Texas Instruments Deutschland GmbH, and Laumas Elettronica S.r.l. in Italy, the user organization experienced a signifcant growth in Asia. Japanese companies such as Denso-Wave and Exluce joined...

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Genpact Launches Business Process Accelerators for Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Solutions through Exilant Partnership

Expanded partnership's combined capabilities generate impact for hospitality, retail, life sciences, and manufacturing clients NEW YORK - Genpact (NYSE: G), a global leader in designing, transforming, and running intelligent business operations, today announced an expanded partnership with technology solutions provider Exilant that will integrate their Fusion robotic process automation (RPA)...

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PIRTEK Burnsville Located in Minneapolis Area Assists with Local Farming Innovation

PIRTEK Burnsville was contacted by the owners of Pahl's Market to upgrade a piece of farm equipment. Owners Brian and Gary Pahl are the fifth generation to operate the farm and market located in Apple Valley, Minnesota. A few years ago, Brian Pahl recognized the need for a conveyor belt on his farm and envisioned reusing the irrigation unit to make it happen. In the fall, Pahl's reached out to...

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Evana Automation Ships Robotic Material Handling System to a Prominent Medical Device Manufacturer

The Evana solution transports wire shaping fixtures to furnaces, cooling quench, and final assembly line Evansville, Indiana – Evana Automation Specialists, a leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently shipped a robotic material handling system to a prominent medical device manufacturer. The Evana solution will transport wire shaping fixtures...

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ABB Partners with Ericsson to Optimize Cloud Data Center Management

Integrated automation platform will enable cloud operators to monitor, control and automate energy management, costs and workloads in data centers ZURICH, Switzerland – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has signed a strategic alliance with Ericsson, a global leader in mobile telecommunications, to provide an end-to-end automation platform that optimizes physical and...

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ABB Expands UL Recognition for VersaRupter Portfolio

ABB answers the industry need for UL rating on indoor switches and expands their portfolio for a greater offering. Houston, Texas – ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, received authorization to apply the UR mark to all VersaRupter switches rated 4.76/15/17 kV, 200/600/1200A. The UR mark is being applied to any new builds manufactured after September 8, 2014. Customers can...

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Tool Tray Shuttles utilize electric actuators.

Tool Tray Shuttles utilize electric actuators.

Utilizing electric actuators and absolute encoders, Tool Tray Shuttles provide optimal repeatability. Carriage plates are machined to customer hole patterns and feature precision homing/lockout pins. Hard-plumbed manifold is available for easy access lubrication.

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GF Machining Solutions to Feature Compact, High-Performance Technology at EASTEC 2015

GF Machining Solutions to Feature Compact, High-Performance Technology at EASTEC 2015

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. –- GF Machining Solutions will display several flexible, compact and high-performance automation solutions and a wire electrical discharge machine (EDM) designed specifically for aerospace work in booth 1236 at EASTEC 2015 in West Springfield, Mass., May 12- 14. Products highlighted will include the new Mikron HEM 500U high-efficiency milling machine, CUT 200 Sp wire EDM,...

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Universal Brings Concept to Reality at APEX

Universal Brings Concept to Reality at APEX

From advanced technology assembly to optimal factory efficiency, customer-focused solutions maximize competitive advantage. Universal Instruments will feature the prototyping expertise of its Advanced Process Lab (APL) and the building blocks for an automated, integrated factory at the 2015 IPC APEX EXPO held at the San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA February 24 – 26. On booth 1217, the...

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ATI Industrial Automation to Exhibit New Products and Solutions at Automate 2015, Chicago, March 23-26

ATI Industrial Automation to Exhibit New Products and Solutions at Automate 2015, Chicago, March 23-26

ATI Industrial Automation, a world-leading, engineering-based developer of robotic peripheral equipment, including: Automatic Tool Changers, Multi-Axis Force/Torque Sensing Systems, Utility Couplers, Robotic Deburring Tools, Robotic Collision Sensors, and Compliance Devices, will exhibit new products and solutions at Automate 2015, Booth #640, McCormick Place North, Chicago, Illinois, March...

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