Archive | November, 2012

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Technology Showcase: Condition-Monitoring Systems

Faster Machinery Alignment Via Onboard Intelligence Ludeca’s sensALIGN tool combines PRUEFTECHNIK’s new, patented intelligent sensor technology with the ROTALIGN ULTRA iS platform. The result is instantaneous data acquisition and real-time displays, with guaranteed 100% accuracy, under even the roughest field conditions. The sensALIGN intelligence automatically considers the effects of ambient vibration, acceleration of rotation, backlash, […]

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Making It Real

Approaches to ensure the sustainability of an industry can come in many forms. This virtual-reality solution is a case in point. It’s nowhelping the USDOE develop and train those clean-coal power-plant operators that we’ll need in the future.

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Satisfying An Appetite For Real-Time Data

Upon acquiring a new manufacturing plant, a multinational food manufacturing company discovered that the operation’s custom-made batch software and human-machine interface (HMI) system were on the way to becoming obsolete. Translation: increased maintenance costs, wasted batches and limited production flexibility.  Not only were the plant’s legacy systems aging and out of compliance with the new […]

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Capacity Assurance Marketplace

Multiprocess Welding Power Source  Miller Electric’s Multimatic 200 is an all-in-one, portable multiprocess welding power source capable of performing MIG, stick and TIG welding processes in one compact design. The Auto-Set Elite feature allows operators to quickly and easily set weld parameters based on material type and thickness, as well as fine-tune those parameters to […]

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Viewpoint

Looking Beyond Best Practice Today’s operational leaders must navigate unprecedented levels of ambiguity and complexity. Rising customer expectations, relentless cost competition, capital constraints and rapid technological change are redefining performance requirements and forcing managers to quickly adapt and identify new ways to innovate within the production environment.

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