Trimble PCS900 Paving Control System Helps Contractors Pave a More Accurate Concrete Surface While Eliminating Stringline and Minimizing Material Waste

New 3D Paving Control System Applies Proven Trimble Technology to Improve Slipform Paving Operations LAS VEGAS, Feb. 5, 2013 - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today a new configuration of the TrimbleÂ-® PCS900 Paving Control System to improve paving operations for slipform pavers. Leveraging industry-leading Trimble total stations, on-machine positioning sensors and office software, the new...

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Seven Leading Brands from Hubbell Lighting Showcase Energy Savings Solutions for Dealerships at 2013 NADA Convention

Seven Leading Brands from Hubbell Lighting Showcase Energy Savings Solutions for Dealerships at 2013 NADA Convention

GREENVILLE, S.C. - A number of leading brands from Hubbell Lighting Inc. portfolio will be demonstrating their energy saving solutions for efficiently lighting auto dealerships at the 2013 National Automobile Dealers Association Convention & Expo on February 9 - 11 in Orlando, FL. Brands including Architectural Area Lighting, Beacon, Hubbell Building Automation, Hubbell Outdoor Lighting, Hubbell...

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Honeywell Awarded Four Contracts Worth $40m by Borouge

Honeywell Awarded Four Contracts Worth $40m by Borouge

Suite of Honeywell Solutions to Optimize Operations Efficiency for Petrochemical Plant Expansion DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) announced today that it has been awarded four major contracts worth a combined $40 million over an 18-month duration for the Borouge petrochemicals complex in Ruwais, Abu Dhabi. Honeywell will be the main automation contractor (MAC) for this project,...

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SciTech Wireless Solves Security Access Control Issues for Leading Testing and Calibration Lab Cascade Metrology with Innovative Wireless Technology

REDMOND, Wash. - Cascade Metrology knows a thing or two about quality instrumentation. The company is responsible for testing and calibrating Speed Measuring Devices (Doppler radars and lidars) used by law enforcement agencies and other sensitive instruments used in laboratory settings by fortune 500 companies. When Cascade moved its metrology labs to a new space, engineers took the opportunity...

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GE to Provide Stena Renewable AB with 10, 1.6-Megawatt Wind Turbines for Project Fredriksdal in Sweden

VIENNA- Fredriksdal Energi AB, a fully owned subsidiary of Stena Renewable AB, has selected 10 GE (NYSE: GE) 1.6-100 wind turbines for its new project in Sweden. The turbines will produce 16 megawatts of electricity, enough to power 11,000 Swedish homes. GE will transport, install and commission the turbines for the wind farm during 2013 in Fredriksdal, south of NÃ-¤ssjÃ-¶. After thorough...

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IBM Forges New Routes to Market with Power and Storage Systems Tuned for Big Data and Cloud Computing

IBM Forges New Routes to Market with Power and Storage Systems Tuned for Big Data and Cloud Computing

JOHANNESBURG - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today accelerated its strategy to make big data and cloud computing a reality for businesses of all sizes with new Power Systems and Storage Systems that provide deep insights into big data, simplify data storage in the cloud, and can reduce costs through consolidation. The announcement was made today in Johannesburg, South Africa, where IBM convened over 100 CEOs,...

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Portable Teach Pendant aids robot programming and operation.

Featuring ergonomic housing and position of center of gravity that reduce operator fatigue, reisPAD allows operation and programmingÂ- via 10.4 in.Â- touch display with clearly arranged, large, soft-key buttons. On operating panel, there is only emergency-stop button and permission key for release of robot movements. Operation can be learned intuitively and is done viaÂ- maximum...

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Lenze Equips Popular Drive Solutions with Powerful Ethernet/IP Communication Module

Decentralized frequency inverters 8400 protec and motec and central inverter 8400 TopLine drives now available with optional high-speed Ethernet/IP fieldbus interface UXBRIDGE, MA - Leading global manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, motion control and automation technology, Lenze Americas (PROMAT Booth #1763), recently released an Ethernet/IP communication module available as an...

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Machine Control provides inventory management.

Machine Control provides inventory management.

Designed for use with Shuttle Vertical Lift Modules and Megamat RS vertical carousels, Logicontrol combines hardware, basic software, and operator terminal into touchscreen control. One unit can operate up to 3 storage systems and manage up to 1,000 different articles, 8,000 storage locations, and 7 bin sizes without PC workstation. In addition to numeric keyboard,Â- operator panel offers...

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Aker Solutions Signs Aasta Hansteen SPS Contract with Statoil

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Statoil for the supply of a subsea production system for the Aasta Hansteen field development project on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The contract value is approximately NOK 2 billion. Last week, Aker Solutions signed a NOK 280 million contract with Statoil for the supply of deepwater umbilicals for Aasta Hansteen. Now, the company has secured another...

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