Articles Tagged with ''automation''


Rockwell Automation expands PartnerNetwork Program

Program welcomes approximately 12 new companies
May 28, 2014

Company says new additions will help solve manufacturing and automation challenges.

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PMMI, Rockwell Automation announce presenters and topics for PACK EXPO International

May 8, 2014
Educational sessions presented at the Center for Trends and Technology during PACK EXPO International 2014 will focus on efficiency and efficacy in production,according to its organizers.

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For faster order fulfillment, consider software-driven automated picking

Improved workflow processes and automation technologies can provide immediate improvements.
April 29, 2014

Benefits include improved picking accuracy, time reduction and improved ergonomics.

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Industrial automation equipment market poised for strong growth

IHS technology predicts growth of around 7 percent, up from 3.4 percent in 2013.
April 29, 2014

Growth was even weaker in 2012, but market conditions appear to be turning around.

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Dry Processing

Touch screen controller

April 8, 2014

 The Camfil APC dust collector controller is equipped with a touch screen interface and built-in differential pressure sensor to monitor primary filter pressure drop.  

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Dry Processing Technology

The right blend of automation

April 8, 2014

  Increased production capacity demands lead dry seasoning processor to more efficient and flexible product transfer system.

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Case history: Yeast foam detected, overflow stopped

Yeast is an essential ingredient of the fermentation process for brewers, but it can also be a problem for the brewery.
March 26, 2014
Recently, Baumer helped the Carlsberg brewery solve a problem with leftover yeast from the fermentation process by using the CleverLevel switch.
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White House cybersecurity officials to speak at April seminar

The event is sponsored by the Automation Federation, ISA and the Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center.
March 26, 2014

Administration officials will discuss the recently unveiled US Cybersecurity Framework.

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ISA announces Cybersecurity Conference for June 2014

The conference will be held from June 9-14 at the Cobo Center in Detroit, MI.
March 26, 2014
It will be held as a sub-conference of THE BIG M Manufacturing Convergence.
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Rockwell Automation, PepsiCo, Kellogg, Ingredion, All Good Organics and illycaffe named among world's most ethical companies

The Ethisphere Institute named the companies among its annual list.
March 20, 2014
The Ethisphere Institute named the companies among its annual list.
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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.


Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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Tyson Foods made headlines announcing the company intends to acquire Hillshire Brands in a deal valued at $8.55 billion. Do you think the acquisition for will be beneficial for meat and poultry processors?
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The July 2014 issue of Food Engineering features the 12th Annual Replacement Parts Survey. Also covered: OEE improvement steps and increased filtration cycle.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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