Rockwell Automation Donates Arena® Simulation Software to Support COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts

MILWAUKEE – Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, has announced that it is donating its Arena® Simulation Software to nonprofit organizations, governmental organizations, and public health partners to plan COVID-19 vaccination clinics in their communities. The software can be used to monitor patient flow, staffing, […]

Nicola Della Malva joins Powell Electronics to support customers in Italy

Electronics connector veteran to bring design and commercial expertise to connector distributor April 2021 Powell Electronics, the supplier of connectors and more for high-rel applications including defence, aerospace and industrial, has announced the appointment of electronics connector veteran, Nicola Della Malva as country manager for Italy and South East Europe. Previously with PEI Genesis, which […]

Mouser Electronics Now Stocking NXP i.MX 8M Plus Eval Kit with Machine Learning and Voice and Vision Capabilities

April 8, 2021 – Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorised global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the i.MX 8M Plus evaluation kit from NXP Semiconductors. The comprehensive kit provides a complete evaluation platform for the new i.MX 8M Plus embedded multi-core heterogeneous applications processors — the first in the i.MX […]

Seco Tools to partner with Fusion Coolant Systems to drive forward corporate environmental sustainability efforts

In an effort to become more sustainable in its machining practices, Seco Tools has partnered with Fusion Coolant Systems (Fusion), which offers an environmentally-friendly coolant technology that can lower overall carbon footprint while increasing overall performance. Both companies have a goal to make machining easier and more effective for manufacturing leaders and engineers, while maintaining […]

Connecting is a snap

Phoenix Contact brings a new dimension of convenience to conductor connections with the lever-actuated PCB terminal blocks and PCB connectors of the consistent LPT and LPC series. They combine the reliability of Push-in spring connection with extremely user-friendly lever actuation.

How to make sense of big data

RTUs and process control applications Deploying RTUs on industrial assets is an important element of capturing, interpreting and using big data from an industrial process. In this article, Jean Burton, technical sales support manager at Ovarro, supplier of remote monitoring technologies, looks at how RTUs play a key role in accessing big data, helping improve […]

Connected robotic manufacturing – a vision of the future or reality today?

Ever since robots started to become a mainstream part of manufacturing, the concept of fully automated flexible production has been the ultimate objective for businesses across a wide range of sectors. Moving towards this goal has been an iterative process with ongoing developments in hardware, software and connectivity making it possible to continually enhance the […]