Articles Tagged with ''automation''

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ISA urges inclusion of ANSI/ISA99 in national cybersecurity framework

Automation Federation has worked closely with the government in an advisory capacity.

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has spearheaded the campaign.


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Five keys for low-temperature valve and fluid automation device selection

When temperatures drop, will your valves and fluid automation devices hold up?

From selection and delivery to operations and maintenance, low temperatures can cause problems for fluid automation devices and valves.


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Cup/tray filling lines

 Available in single or multiple lanes, Hinds-Bock cup and tray filling lines come with varying levels of automation, ranging from a filling machine to complete automated lines including a denester, film sealer and overcap lidder. 

 


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New ISA99 standard addresses risks of IT cybersecurity solutions

As industrial automation and controls systems become more complex, so do vulnerabilities.

A new security standard describes best practices for implementing cybersecurity solutions.


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ARC Advisory Group announces Industry Forum 2014 agenda

Those responsible for evaluating new technologies and best practices should attend.

The event will feature more than 10 programs and 35 sessions.


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Cybersecurity tech pack now available for download

The pack includes a variety of resources to help operators improve cybersecurity defenses.

Technical papers and two complete reference books are included.


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Case history: Animal crackers get chocolate-covered makeover

When Stauffer’s needed baggers and scales for chocolate enrobing, they travelled to PACK EXPO Las Vegas.

New chocolate-enrobed crackers have been so popular, the baggers and scales run 24 hours a day.


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Calculating the ROI of pneumatic conveyers

Pneumatic conveyers can help operations engineer hazards and ergonomic inefficiencies out of process manufacturing.
Could your operation’s bottom line benefit from pneumatic conveyers by reducing workplace injuries and increasing line speed?
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Rockwell Automation calls for nominations for first-ever manufacturing safety award

The award will be presented at the America's Safest Companies Conference in Atlanta, GA.
The award will be presented at the America's Safest Companies Conference in Atlanta, GA.
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Hey! You! Get onto my cloud!: Manufacturers scramble for cloud ERP solutions

Cloud manufacturing is catching on, and ERP providers are increasing their offerings.

Processors big and small are hoping to catch the wave on the new technology.


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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.

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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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Food Engineering

FE September 2014

2014 September

The September 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores how lean manufacturing, quality improvements and increased automation helps processors meet rapidly changing demands. Also, read how robotics, advanced machine controls, software and OEE are just a few of the tools that can boost productivity on packaging lines.

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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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