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Rayotek: Seeing Under Pressure

Rayotek Safer Viewing of Hostile Marine Environs. Rayotek designed the 7.5 ft. diameter glass sphere for Triton’s 36000/3 Submersible. According to Bill Raggio, Rayotek Scientific isn’t specifically a maritime company, but it definitely is part of San Diego’s “Blue Economy.” “We’re both an engineering company and a sapphire and glass manufacturer. We make specialized glass for...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Aclara Leads Fight against Drought in California with Advanced Metering Infrastructure and Leak Detection Technologies

ST. LOUIS – After five punishing years, drought conditions have reached critical mass in California and much of the western United States, with Golden State utilities scrambling to meet government mandates for 25 percent reductions in water usage. Aclara®, a leader in smart infrastructure technology for water, gas and electric utilities, leads the fight against the drought with solutions that...

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Custom Manufacturing Services aided by panel bender acquisition.
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Custom Manufacturing Services aided by panel bender acquisition.

Making use of Salvagnini Panel Benders, Estes Design and Manufacturing provides lean and flexible production services. Acquisition of another panel bender increased capacity by 33% to meet additional needs of customers. Specific benefits of panel benders use include repeatability, accuracy, quality, lead-time reduction, part pre-staging, and automation.

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Preview for the Print Media - Aegis Software Demonstrates Their All New FactoryLogix Suite at SMTA Conference and Exhibition, Rosemont Ill., Booth 444
Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Preview for the Print Media - Aegis Software Demonstrates Their All New FactoryLogix Suite at SMTA Conference and Exhibition, Rosemont Ill., Booth 444

Horsham, PA — Aegis Software, a global provider of manufacturing operations software, will demonstrate their all new FactoryLogix suite at SMTA Rosemont. Built from the ground-up using leading-edge technology, FactoryLogix is the first software system designed to support all types of discrete manufacturing. From PCB assembly, to complex box-builds, large system integrations and even high-speed...

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The Economic and Strategic Benefits of Cloud Computing
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The Economic and Strategic Benefits of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) are two of the hottest IT trends that have emerged in the last couple of decades. By creating the ability to store and access data and programs through the internet while cutting out the middleman (aka, hard drives and other physical devices), cloud computing offers many attractive features to companies in almost all industries, including fiscal savings, speed, scalability, ease of upgrades, and agility. Although the upfront savings of SaaS are undeniable, there are still many that favor on-premise systems and proprietary software. You may be wondering if transitioning to a cloud-based model is the right choice for your company, but with so many different viewpoints it can be hard to make sense of all the pros and cons. Using concrete data organized into helpful graphs, this white paper offers insightful interpretations of the numbers to show the ways in which SaaS can offer both financial savings and strategic advantages.

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Tapestry Solutions Announces Contract for ICODES Version 7

Agreement enhances load planning and cargo management for USTRANSCOM San Diego, California — Tapestry Solutions, a non-fully integrated subsidiary of Boeing [NYSE: BA, was awarded a $16.3 million United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) contract to enhance and sustain the Integrated Computerized Deployment System (ICODES). ICODES is a joint decision-support system that provides near...

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Quality Material Handling in Place to Ease Restoration of L.A. Seaport Traffic Following Dock Strike
Controls & Controllers

Quality Material Handling in Place to Ease Restoration of L.A. Seaport Traffic Following Dock Strike

One month into the recovery, equipment leader begins to see the industry move forward as it helps lead the effort to relieve the area's devastated international trade economy. Azusa, CA – Quality Material Handling, Inc. is situated to help relieve pressure placed on businesses across Southern California as the nation recovers from the nine-month labor dispute that, according to...

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Robotics Doubles Production Output at Tegra Medical
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Robotics Doubles Production Output at Tegra Medical

Challenge: Tegra Medical faced profit erosion as costs went up and customers demanded price cuts.  The company wanted to automate with robots, but operations are located in mini-cells in confined work spaces where operators have to interface with the automation. Erecting big safety caging as required with traditional industrial robots was not an option. Tegra was also looking for a high volume...

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Chemicals & Gases

MATHESON and Daedeok Gas Co., Ltd. Announce Helium Supply Agreement

Basking Ridge, NJ, USA — MATHESON and Daedeok Gas Co., Ltd. ( DDG") announced that the two companies recently entered into a long term helium supply agreement.  Under this agreement, MATHESON will fill 11,000 gallon liquid helium containers and ship them to DDG's transfill facility in South Korea.  Daedeok will transfill the helium into tube trailers, cylinders and dewars at their Gunsan...

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North Carolina State University
Electrical Equipment & Systems

North Carolina State University

On 08/01/2015 Carolina Precision Switchgear performed testing services on three Siemens main switchgear assemblies at the North Carolina State University. Testing services included transformer turns ratio test (TTR), megger testing transformers, circuit breaker testing, relay testing (primary injection) and switchgear inspections. Found a few issues, but overall equipment in good condition.

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Intelligrated to Showcase Robotic Integration Capabilities at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015
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Intelligrated to Showcase Robotic Integration Capabilities at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015

CINCINNATI — Intelligrated® (www.intelligrated.com), a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, will showcase its advanced robotic integration capabilities at PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Sep. 28-30. At booth #3036 in the central hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, Intelligrated will highlight each phase of its robotic integration process. Intelligrated...

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