Category: Drives & Automation

Locata Unveils World-s First GPS-Style Indoor Positioning Solution at Institute of Navigation GNSS 2011 Conference

TimeTenna Technology to Power New Positioning Applications in Automation, Commercial and Other Industrial Markets

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EU PVSEC 2011: New Solutions from Montech for Photovoltaic Production

EU PVSEC 2011: New Solutions from Montech for Photovoltaic Production

At the European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Exhibition (EU PVSEC) in Hamburg, Montech AG is displaying new solutions to sort and turn over wafers and cells.

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„What the machine-builders want to change in the automation technology 2011“- new Quest study

„What the machine-builders want to change in the automation technology 2011“- new Quest study

The intended technology changes in the control and drive technology, the implementation of robotics, energy efficient drives, I/O modules and IO-Link and RFID this year.

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Schmid Group takes over majority holding of montratec AG, Switzerland thus expanding their expertise in automation.

Schmid Group takes over majority holding of montratec AG, Switzerland thus expanding their expertise in automation.

At the end of 2010 the majority holding of montratec AG in Derendingen, Switzerland was contractually sealed. Shareholders are the Schmid Group based in Freudenstadt, Germany and Montech AG, Derendingen, Switzerland.

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The Market Shares of the Ethernet Field Buses in the German Machinery Industry until 2012

The Market Shares of the Ethernet Field Buses in the German Machinery Industry until 2012

Ethernet at the machines will grow fast until 2012 – reveals a new study by Quest TechnoMarketing, Bochum, London. The Quest Trend Magazine publishes some highlights.

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How the Market Structure of the Automation’s Suppliers has been changing

How the Market Structure of the Automation’s Suppliers has been changing

Part 2 of the Series „Automation Trends, Market Structure, Economic Crisis“ in the Quest Trend Magazine

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New Focus on Criteria and Solutions Selecting the Right Energy Efficient Drives in the F&B Industry

New Focus on Criteria and Solutions Selecting the Right Energy Efficient Drives in the F&B Industry

The Quest Trend Magazines has created a new focus on the criteria and solutions to assist the current decision-making process in the F&B Industry regarding changing the drive technologies.

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Requirements on sensors in the German F&B Industry

Requirements on sensors in the German F&B Industry

The requirements on sensors show clear but differentiated emphases.

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WayCon –Multipipe idea for the BP oil disaster in the US

WayCon –Multipipe idea for the BP oil disaster in the US

WayCon Positionsmesstechnik has sumitted a suggestion to BP for the oil well incident in the Gulf of Mexico.

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The trends in the automation – start of the serial „automation, supplier structure, economic crisis“

The trends in the automation – start of the serial „automation, supplier structure, economic crisis“

The Quest Trend Magazine has recently published the first article of the serial about the current connection between the trends in automatiuon technology, the structure of its suppliers and the economic crisis.

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