Automation Systems

Toyoda's Flexible Pallet Automation Achieves Highest Spindle Utilization

Toyoda's Flexible Pallet Automation Achieves Highest Spindle Utilization

Arlington Heights, IL - Toyoda Machinery offers modular and expandable automation with its Flexible Pallet Automation (FPA) systems. Toyoda's FPA systems dramatically enhance the production capabilities of horizontal machining centers by automating tasks like machine loading and unloading. The system is easily upgradeable and can be customized to suit any production environment. A single system...

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Emerson's Digital Automation Creates Highly Efficient New Bunge Rapeseed Oil Processing Plant in Poland

Emerson's Digital Automation Creates Highly Efficient New Bunge Rapeseed Oil Processing Plant in Poland

PlantWeb-® architecture with its DeltaV(TM) system has increased production by 10% and reduced maintenance by 50% as compared with the old plant being replaced AUSTIN, TEXAS (September 17, 2009) -- Emerson Process Management's PlantWeb-® digital plant architecture has enabled ZT Kruszwica, a subsidiary of Bunge - the world's largest producer of oilseed and bottled vegetable oils - to increase...

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ABB Integrated Power and Automation Systems Improve Energy Efficiency, Productivity for StatoilHydro

ABB Integrated Power and Automation Systems Improve Energy Efficiency, Productivity for StatoilHydro

StatoilHydro has realized significant benefits from integrated process and electrical power systems at its complex production facility in the Snøhvit natural gas field, including improved productivity, energy efficiency and grid stability Zurich, Switzerland, September 2, 2009--Using its flagship Extended Automation System 800xA as the foundation, ABB provides seamlessly integrated power and...

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Gantry Machine offers multi-axis motion platform.

Gantry Machine offers multi-axis motion platform.

Supplied fully assembled with controls, cabling, software, and enclosure, TechnoMod Models 30, 45, and 65 offer travel ranges of 650 x 300 x 275 mm, 650 x 450 x 275 mm, and 650 x 650 x 275 mm, respectively. Fourth or 5th rotary axis can be added to machine for complex operations. Available with or without electronics as well as sliding front door with safety interlock, machines have built-in...

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ABB's System 800xA Provides Foundation for 'Green' Pulp Processing Solution in China

Automation solution based on System 800xA to improve efficiency, optimize energy use for fast growing wood pulp production Zurich, Switzerland, August 24, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, recently won an order to provide automation systems and related services to help Chinese papermaker Shandong Huatai Corporation improve the output of its fast-growing wood pulp...

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ABB System 800xA Helps Turn Food Waste into Fuel

ABB System 800xA Helps Turn Food Waste into Fuel

Small bioethanol plants in Finland are using local food waste to make a low-carbon gasoline and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions from cars and trucks. ABB's Extended Automation System 800xA is making it possible. Zurich, Switzerland, August 19, 2009 --St1 Biofuels Oy in Finland is the only bioethanol producer in the world making biofuel from food waste. The originators of the process say the...

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ABB Wins Automation and Power Contract for Podilsky Cement Plant Expansion in Ukraine

Electrical and automation solution will improve productivity while decreasing environmental emissions Baden, Switzerland, August 20, 2009 - ABB Switzerland Ltd announced that it has won an order from international building materials group CRH to deliver electrical and automation equipment for Podilsky Cement's new production line no. 7. The order was booked in June 2009. Once the project is...

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Emerson Chosen by Dynamic Fuels to Digitally Automate First Commercial-Scale Renewable Diesel Plant in North America

Emerson's PlantWeb-® digital architecture selected for revolutionary venture between Tyson Foods, Inc., and Syntroleum Corporation to convert animal fats and greases into ultra-clean, renewable diesel AUSTIN, TEXAS (August 24, 2009) - Dynamic Fuels, a 50/50 venture of Tyson Foods, Inc., and Syntroleum Corporation, has awarded Emerson Process Management the contract to digitally automate North...

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ControlLogix Building Automation Gateway from FieldServer Technologies at 2009 Automation Fair

ControlLogix Building Automation Gateway from FieldServer Technologies at 2009 Automation Fair

Easily link building automation & fire panel devices to Allen Bradley ControlLogix August 5, 2009 - The SlotServer ControlLogix Communications Interface Module and EtherNet/IP standalone gateways will be featured in booth 528 at the Automation Fair in Anaheim, November 11-12, 2009. FieldServer Technologies' SlotServer ControlLogix gateway to building automation and fire alarm control systems has...

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Emerson's Project Expertise and Plantweb® Architecture Improves Production Efficiency for Pernod Ricard Nordic in Denmark

Digital plant architecture incorporates DeltaV(TM) digital automation system with HART-® communications and intelligent devices AUSTIN, TEXAS (July 15, 2009) -- Emerson Process Management's project execution expertise and digital automation solutions have enabled Pernod Ricard Nordic, market leader within the Northern European spirits market, to increase the accuracy and speed of recipe changes....

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