Tri-County Technical College of Pendleton, SC, has been selected to receive the 2014 David A. Harvey Memorial Scholarship, which will be awarded during The Automation Conference May 20-21 in Chicago.
The new Fenner Drive Design & Maintenance Manual has been launched with the new edition including a range of new products, technical advice and specification material.
The new manual provides the complete drive reference tool for design and maintenance engineers, with more than 100 pages of new products, including many innovative energy saving solutions.
Strong growth reported in orders and jobs
Business optimism among manufacturers saw its sharpest improvement since 1973, on the back of strong growth in orders at home and abroad.
Depending on the industry, environment and requirements of any given application, there are many different methods of transferring power from mains supply to machine. But no matter what the layout of the drivetrain, there will always be some solutions that offer smoother integration and better efficiency than others.
ExxonMobil is rethinking the way it automates operations, bucking the traditionally conservative mentality in oil and gas.
When using a programmable automation controller (PAC) that combines a processor and FPGA, the processing components offer different advantages, lending themselves to different communication tasks.
As oil producers look for increased efficiencies, particularly within the unconventional exploration and production space, they will make the spend on automation, but will want it to come cheaper.
UK based variable speed drives specialist, Invertek Drives, has announced the expansion of its presence in the ASEAN region with the establishment of two new companies – Invertek Drives Indonesia and Invertek Drives Malaysia.
Aker Solutions ASA (OSE:AKSO) and Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) have agreed to form an alliance to develop technology for production solutions that will boost output, increase recovery rates and reduce costs for subsea fields.
Leicester based resistor manufacturer Cressall Resistors is currently recruiting for senior roles in the area. The company has gone from strength to strength in recent years, winning substantial amounts of new business in the UK and Europe.