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Editorial archive;

Whitepaper documents the road to digitalisation 18/09/2017
A recently published whitepaper, from Mitsubishi Electrioc, sets out to answer many of the questions being asked about how to take the first steps on the road to Industry 4.0. Full Story...

When and where will Industry 4.0 actually happen? 03/07/2017
Chris Evans evaluates the current status is Industry 4.0 realisation. Full Story...

Inverter gains advanced condition monitoring capabilities 03/05/2017
Mitsubishi Electric has extended the diagnostics capabilities of its variable speed drives by integrating smart condition monitoring (SCM) technology in a new version of the FR-A800 inverter series. Full Story...

Moving towards the future one step at a time 06/03/2017
It will come as no surprise to hear that system integrators have an important role to play in the engineering cycle, delivering turnkey control solutions to their end-user customers. They also offer valuable engineering knowledge, together with application know-how. Suzanne Gill reports on their role in helping to prepare industry for the future. Full Story...

Taking a glimpse into the future of the food production process 06/02/2017
Ever wondered what the food manufacturing environment might look like in the future? Suzanne Gill spoke to some key industry vendors to get their thoughts.  Full Story...

Should we set the robots free? 03/10/2016
Science fiction novels portray robots in a huge variety of ways, often in collaborative roles with humans. Barry Weller considers how this could work in reality. Full Story...

Cyber-security: a journey, not a destination 19/05/2015
Executive viewpoint for Drives & Controls: Chris Evans, Marketing & Operations Group Manager, Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V. Automation Systems Division Full Story...

Cyber-security: a journey, not a destination 05/05/2015
Cyber-security has been a hot topic since the Stuxnet incident of a few years ago. Previously it was thought that securing the “top end” of an organisation was an adequate solution but this incident and others like it completely changed the security landscape and highlighted vulnerabilities in the de-facto automation architecture that previously had not been considered. Full Story...

Robots eat their way into the food sector 19/01/2015
To date there have been few applications that have employed robots in the food processing industry. Chris Evans, of Mitsubishi Electric, believes that this is now changing and predicts that in five years time they will be considered very much the norm. Full Story...