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6:28 pm
October 30, 2014
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Ford, Goodyear, FTS Technologies Win Sustainability Innovation Awards

Ford, Goodyear Tire & Rubber and FTS Technologies received awards from the Suppliers Partnership for the Environment last month at the organization’s second annual Sustainable Innovation Awards ceremony in Rochester, MI. The Suppliers Partnership for the Environment is comprised of more than 40 automakers, their suppliers and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The awards program […]

5:57 pm
October 30, 2014
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Holman Boiler Works and Affiliated Power Services to Merge Under Banner of ‘Cleaver-Brooks Sales and Service’

Texas-based boiler companies Holman Boiler Works (Holman) and  Affiliated Power Services  (APS) have announced that their businesses will merge and operate under the name of Cleaver-Brooks Sales and Service, Inc., effective Dec. 1, 2014. Cleaver-Brooks purchased Holman in March 2014 and APS  in July 2014. According to Holman’s President and CEO John Marrinucci, the combined expertise resulting from the merger will […]

4:17 pm
October 29, 2014
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Wireless Compliance Institute Names Centero Exclusive Supplier of ISA100 WCI Test Kits

The ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute (WCI) has announced that Centero, a networking technology integrator, has been selected as the exclusive partner to distribute and support the ISA100 Wireless Device Test Kit and ISA100 Wireless Stack Test Kit. Centero has been a member of the ISA100 WCI for the past year and members of its team have been instrumental […]

5:44 pm
October 28, 2014
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Honeywell Opens State-of-the-Art Customer Experience Center in Houston

Honeywell has opened a new, interactive demonstration center in Houston, TX, to give its customers a look into the future and present of industrial-operations management. Located at the global headquarters of Honeywell Process Solutions (1250 W. Sam Houston Parkway S., in Houston), this $5-million Customer Experience Center (CEC ) has been designed as a destination showcase site for Honeywell customers from process industries around the world. […]

12:19 pm
October 28, 2014
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Acquisition of LOTO Specialist ESC Services Expands Rockwell Automation Capabilities

Rockwell Automation, Inc.has acquired the the assets of ESC Services, Inc.(ESC), a global hazardous energy control provider of lockout-tagout (LOTO) services and solutions, based in Franklin, WI. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. According to Matt Fordenwait, Rockwell Automation’s Consulting Business Manager, the acquisition will help his company’s customers increase asset utilization and strengthen enterprise risk […]

9:13 pm
October 22, 2014
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Mitsubishi SCADA Software Provides 3-D View of Your Manufacturing Processes

Mitsubishi Electric Automation has released MC Works64, a PC-based supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) software suite of products that improves visibility into manufacturing processes. Graphical user interfaces, alarm and event management, and data logging and trending are core features supported by the MC Works64. Other key features/capabilities include vector-based 2D and 3D graphics to […]

9:17 pm
October 20, 2014
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Schneider Electric Releases Wonderware SmartGlance Mobile Reporting Connector Upgrade

Schneider Electric has announced that Wonderware SmartGlance Mobile Reporting Connector (MRC) 2014 R2 is now available for download on the site. Wonderware SmartGlance delivers real-time plant data to the mobile workforce via simple reports, analytics and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to phones and tablets. The SmartGlance Mobile Reporting Connector provides data connectivity to Process Historians […]

10:24 pm
October 15, 2014
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Motion Industries Launches New Product-Specific ‘Tom’s Toolbox’ Series of Video Shorts

Motion Industries has announced the debut of Tom’s Toolbox, a series of video shorts featuring product/application solutions. Tom’s Toolbox videos are available for viewing on Motion Industries’ MiHow2 YouTube channel, which was established in 2012. The new series embodies the “how-to”format, but in shorter time snippets. In it, the company’s’ affable video host Tom Clark rolls up his […]