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Intelligrated Lifecycle Support Services Highlights Mechanical and Risk Assessments for Palletizers at PACK EXPO 2016

Nov 11, 2016

Assessments benchmark system efficiency and safety to maximize return on automation investments

 (CHICAGO: Nov. 07, 2016)-Operations depend on mission-critical automated systems to power through demanding peaks and new challenges, year after year. To keep automated material handling systems running at maximum efficiency, Intelligrated® (Read More

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Methods 3D Expands Presence via New U.S. Additive Manufacturing Labs, Breakthrough Technology/ Presentations at IMTS and More.

Nov 09, 2016

SUDBURY, MA. U.S.A. (October 28, 2016) – Methods 3D, Inc., a newly formed subsidiary of Methods Machine Tools, Inc. (www.methodsmachine.com), continues to broaden its presence in 3D printing through the completion of seven additive manufacturing laboratories strategically located across the U.S.

In addition, at IMTS 2016 Methods 3D introduced exciting new advancements in 3D technology... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Services

PIC32 prototyping boards offer 200 pre-tested application project codes.

Nov 09, 2016

Available in two models PIC32MX and PIC32MZ, PIC32 prototyping Boards offers peripherals, user interface and expansion options and are designed for developing 32-bit applications. With 200 MHz PIC32 microcontroller (MCU) and integrated Wi-Fi® module in PIC32MZ, unit is ideal for designing Internet of Things (IoT) and connectivity applications. Providing 120 MHz MCU in PIC32MX, unit offers USB... Read More

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New Capabilities and Machines from Reliable Metalcraft

Nov 08, 2016

Reliable Metalcraft Corporation announces the recent addition of tool & die, engineering and design capabilities to help develop new products and concepts for its clients. These new capabilities will allow Reliable Metalcraft to better meet the needs of customers for unique specifications and custom metal stampings.

The company has also added CNC milling, CNC lathes and Wire EDM... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Services

CB51 Boards for CableEye surface mount and TH connectors.

Nov 08, 2016

Suitable for all CableEye adapter boards, CB51 includes 4 sets of 60 solder pads of aligned and staggered pins at 1.25 mm and 1.5 mm pitch. Flexible for use in various configurations and combinations, device includes four preset locations for automatic detection and display of any-pin-count connector up to 60-pins. Rated to 700 Vdc or 500 Vac, unit comes with optional PinMap™software and is... Read More

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Xilinx Showcases Solutions for Machine Vision Applications at Vision Stuttgart 2016

Nov 08, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 1, 2016 - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will showcase its latest solutions for machine vision applications at Vision Stuttgart 2016. Through in-booth demonstrations and paper presentations, Xilinx and its Alliance Program Members will demonstrate integrated and cost-optimized solutions for machine vision developers. Visit the Xilinx Stand 1C82 at Vision Stuttgart 2016,... Read More

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Heritage Printing & Graphics Adds Additional Printing and Finishing Equipment to its Charlotte Location.

Nov 08, 2016

Charlotte, NC - (November, 1, 2016) Joe Gass, President of Heritage Printing & Graphics in Charlotte, has witnessed extensive growth in the past 18 months. In August, he launched Heritage Custom Signs (sister company to Heritage Printing) to feature their wide format printing of signs and event displays. This enabled Gass to expand the Heritage Printing capabilities for short run digital... Read More

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NREL selected to spearhead four projects.

Nov 01, 2016

Energy Department's pilot program Lab-Bridge will make it easier for DOE national laboratories to transfer innovative technologies to marketplace. NREL has been selected to participate in 4 of 8 pilot projects and to serve as central connecting point for transfer of knowledge between projects. During next 12–18 months, collaboration of 13 national labs and industry partners will explore,... Read More

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Innovation Stage reflects growth in packaging machinery.

Nov 01, 2016

Innovation Stage at PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO 2016 will produce largest on-floor education program since its inception in 2012, with 71 sessions across 4 stages, featuring new technology and advances from all segments of processing and packaging market. According to 2016 PMMI State of the Packaging Industry – U.S. Packaging Machinery Report, the U.S. Packaging Machinery Market is... Read More

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AMS ARES Monitoring Platform offers instant access for asset monitoring.

Oct 31, 2016

Gathering data from multiple sensing technologies, AMS ARES Monitoring Platform shows current health status of plant assets. Shifting away from managing data and toward delivering actionable insights, ARES platform alerts user with information on asset health in order to fix problems before they become production issues. Accessible through laptops, smartphones and tablets, platform takes... Read More

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EPA releases EJ 2020 Action Agenda.

Oct 31, 2016

U.S. EPA released the Environmental Justice 2020 Action Agenda (EJ 2020), the Agency’s environmental justice strategic plan for 2016–2020. EJ 2020 has three overarching goals: to deepen environmental justice practice within EPA programs to improve health and environment of overburdened communities; to work with partners to expand positive impact within overburdened communities; and to... Read More

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Nominations Sought for SPE's Thermoformer of the Year Award.

Oct 31, 2016

Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Thermoforming Division seeks nominations for its annual Thermoformer of the Year Award, which recognizes significant contribution to thermoforming industry in technical, educational, or managerial capacity. Nominations are due by December 16, 2016. Nominees will be evaluated by SPE Thermoforming Division Board of Directors, and 2017 Thermoformer of the Year... Read More

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PTDA welcomes seven new members.

Oct 31, 2016

PTDA, the leading association for the industrial power transmission/motion control distribution channel, recently welcomed 7 new member companies. Distributors include: Central Chain & Transmission, Co., Dowco Power Transmission Products Inc., Mechanical Rubber & Transmission, Inc., Sunset Industrial Parts, and Whisler Bearings & Drives, Inc. Manufacturer and Associate Members include:... Read More

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SPE's Advanced Manufacturing Media seeks 30 Under 30 nominations.

Oct 31, 2016

For its annual 30 Under 30 issue of Manufacturing Engineering magazine, Advanced Manufacturing Media seeks nominations of outstanding young manufacturing and engineering students, professionals, and educators. Nomination deadline is February 15, 2017 for year's potential honorees. According to Jim Sawyer, editor-in-chief of Manufacturing Engineering credited young people with "exploring,... Read More

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SME hosts 3D scan of Pittsburgh Bridge.

Oct 31, 2016

SME worked with FARO Technologies Inc., Direct Dimensions Inc., and the NextManufacturing Center at Carnegie Mellon University, to take the first-ever 3D scan of the Roberto Clemente Bridge. Scan will be used to create 3D-printed miniature replicas of the bridge, to be used as puzzle pieces at the RAPID + TCT event, May 9–11 in Pittsburgh. RAPID + TCT 2017 showcases the latest growth and... Read More

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NEMA's EBCI for October indicates positive growth trend.

Oct 28, 2016

With its score of 55.6, NEMA's Electroindustry Business Confidence Index (EBCI) for October returned to expansionary territory. Those reporting unchanged conditions totaled 78%, compared to 47% in September, and reports of worse conditions dropped to 6% from 29%. Respondents citing better conditions fell 7 points from 24% to 17%. Also, mean rating for intensity of change measurement... Read More

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NASA awards contract for sustainable land imaging spacecraft.

Oct 28, 2016

NASA has awarded a delivery order under the Rapid Spacecraft Acquisition III contract to Orbital Sciences Corporation, know publicly as Orbital ATK, for the Landsat 9 spacecraft. Contract is a 5-year, firm fixed-price delivery order for purchase of spacecraft in amount of $129.9 million. Orbital will design and fabricate the spacecraft, integrate mission's two government-furnished... Read More

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ASHRAE/IES Publish Standard on building energy efficiency.

Oct 28, 2016

Newly published, ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2016, Energy Efficiency Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, serves as commercial building reference standard for state building energy codes. This 2016 version, which contains 125 addenda published since original 2013 standard, seeks to "create a consensus standard that saves energy and is technically feasible and cost... Read More

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Optical Society's Centennial FiO Meeting gathered 2,300 attendees.

Oct 28, 2016

Co-located with Laser Science event, Optical Society's annual Frontiers in Optics (FiO) meeting gathers optical science community to discuss advances in optics and photonics. This year's event, held October 17–20, 2016, attracted 2,300 attendees. In addition to research, centennial programming included overview on hot topics by technical division chairs,7 special symposia on specific... Read More

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LabCorp is First US Laboratory to Offer Molecular Testing with New Fully Automated Cobas 8800 System from Roche

Oct 27, 2016

First high-throughput molecular platform approved for CLIA moderately complex testing expected to enhance quality, streamline workflow and better utilize staff INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 24, 2016 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) and Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings (LabCorp®) (NYSE:LH) announced today that the LabCorp Center for Esoteric Testing in Burlington, N.C., is the first site... Read More