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In Search of a Thermocouple Connection?

March 7, 2013 5:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

Omega introduces new Integral Cap, Strain Relief and Cable Clamp (-CC) round pin standard-size, two-pole TC connectors, designed to connect TC wire or temperature sensor instrumentation with a temperature controller or process control human machine interface (HMI) automation panel.

Congress, FDA Should Make Pharmacy Compounding Safer

March 6, 2013 6:15 am | Blogs | Comments

The  technology to prevent errors is already available. Automated pharmacy compounding systems have existed for more than a decade — it’s just that too few pharmacies use them

QA: Automation Trends for Food Manufacturers

February 26, 2013 7:09 am | Blogs | Comments

Incorporating automated equipment into food manufacturing processes can offer a wealth of benefits. Matt Wicks of Intelligrated explains how food processors can best harness automated technologies.


Three Ways to Automate Conventional Storage Functions

February 25, 2013 9:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Dematic introduces a set of warehouse solutions for high-density pallet storage, engineered to support production and distribution operations that need an effective way to receive, store and ship full or mixed case pallet loads.

For Integrated Evaluation of Vibration Patterns

February 6, 2013 7:06 am | Product Releases | Comments

B&R's innovative X20 module with onboard intelligence for vibration analysis makes condition monitoring an integral standard feature in every machine.

A Free Thermal-Imaging Rental Program

February 4, 2013 7:35 am | Product Releases | Comments

Wahl Instruments Inc. announces the launch of its free rental program for z30 and z50 series Heat Spy thermal-imaging cameras.

Data Acquisition Stations

February 1, 2013 5:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

The GX and GP data acquisition stations and GA10 software are the first members of Yokogawa’s all-new SMARTDAC+ product family that incorporates Smart User Interface, Smart Architecture and Smart Functionality design principles.

Wireless Voice & Video Communication System

January 28, 2013 10:46 am | Product Releases | Comments

Emerson has released Mobile Worker: Voice and Video, a communications technology designed to help process manufacturers save time and money on plant maintenance and trouble-shooting by bringing the problem to the experts.


From this Day, Forward

January 25, 2013 10:02 am | Blogs | Comments

Now, 3D printing applications are expanding from design into production, and freeing manufacturers to build without traditional restrictions.

Wireless Thermocouple Modules

January 18, 2013 10:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

Omega introduces the OM-WLS-TC eight-channel wireless thermocouple input module as a solution that supports thermocouple types J, K, T, E,N, R, S and B.

A New Year’s Project with Larry the Robot

January 7, 2013 7:24 am | by JONNATHA MAYBERRY, Associate Editor, Chem.Info | Blogs | Comments

Larry’s work is important: Scientists are studying his projections, which consist of an easy-to-spot fluorescent “vomitus substitute,” in order to better understand contagion.

Basic CPU & Remote Modules

January 2, 2013 11:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

AutomationDirect’s Productivity3000 line of programmable controllers now includes basic CPU and remote slave modules.

High-Performance Control & Information Solutions

December 21, 2012 11:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

Rockwell Automation offers an expanded Midrange system portfolio of scalable Allen?Bradley servo drives, variable frequency drives, industrial Ethernet switches and unified engineering and design.


Hazardous Location Controls

December 20, 2012 9:21 am | Product Releases | Comments

AutomationDirect’s product offering now includes KILLARK hazardous location controls, which are ideal for installations at petroleum refineries, chemical and petrochemical plants.

Access the REACH Registrations Database

December 18, 2012 11:18 am | Chem Info | Product Releases | Comments

Expert Publishing (ExPub) offers R2 (REACH Registrations) for companies impacted by the European Union’s Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) regulations.

Simplifying Load Cell Wiring

December 17, 2012 9:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

Rice Lake Weighing Systems now offers its first mobile app for the weighing industry, which builds on the success of its mobile website.

Next-Generation Controller Software

November 27, 2012 7:41 am | Product Releases | Comments

Oldham's COM43 is a simple application that gives users access to the advanced features of the MX 43 controller and makes programming fast and easy.

Enhanced Process Automation System

October 31, 2012 8:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Emerson Process Management offers DeltaV™ Version 12 (v12) with features that build on the system’s ability to help users simplify complex operations for increased productivity and value.

It’s Electric! Pump Options

October 12, 2012 12:34 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Volkmann now includes electric pump options, which mount an EPV electric switch box assembly directly on the receiver, on its VS Series vacuum conveyors.

Processing Snags & Solutions

August 9, 2012 12:09 pm | by Chem.Info | Articles | Comments

Chem.Info has teamed up with industry experts in order to help answer your processing-related questions!

3D-Based Safety & Training System

July 16, 2012 12:23 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Honeywell’s safety engineering and operator training solution offers 3D immersive visualization technology coupled with process- and accident-simulation technologies .

Configure & Integrate Sensors

July 2, 2012 12:01 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Hamilton Co.'s Device Manager is a new configuration tool that enables integration of Arc Sensors into a wider range of digital protocol environments.

Being There

June 28, 2012 12:28 pm | by BRUCE HAMILTON, Founder, | Blogs | Comments

I’m an enthusiastic user of information automation, but it’s not so interwoven into my life that “going to the floor” could imply such third-order observation as staring at a computer.

Five Key Elements of a Successful Manufacturing Website

June 14, 2012 6:18 am | Blogs | Comments

To truly capitalize on the online opportunity — and generate more leads — manufacturers need to create a website that meets buyer expectations.

Protecting the Power Grid from Hackers

June 14, 2012 5:08 am | by CNNMoney | Videos | Comments

Air Force researchers have developed safeguards to help protect computers from hacker attacks.

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