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Are manufacturers complacent about digital transformation?

11/10/2021
New research has revealed that the manufacturing industry is dangerously underestimating the role that technology will play in building a sustainable operation that can t...
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Manufacturers remain complacent about digital transformation

03/10/2021
New research has revealed that the manufacturing industry is dangerously underestimating the role that technology will play in building a sustainable operation that can t...
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Partnership for integrated zero trust security solutions for OT/IT

27/09/2021
Siemens and Zscaler, a leader in cloud security, are partnering to enable customers to securely access Operational Technology (OT) systems and applications in the product...


News Archive

  1. 27/09/2021 AVEVA to unveil new product roadmap following OSIsoft integration

    AVEVA will host its first AVEVA PI World Digital conference from 19 – 21 October. The virtual event will share the latest in digital transformation and the role of artificial intelligence, cloud, digital twin, and the industrial internet of things in empowering the connected worker and unlocking sustainable value and growth. AVEVA will share also share its product roadmap. 

  2. 24/09/2021 Reality augmented with remote support technologies

    ABB Electrification’s Service business has launched a range of solutions to provide interactive remote support using immersive extended reality. Adapting to today’s rapidly changing world, augmented reality (AR) technology is at the heart of the latest global solutions - ‘CLOSER’ and ‘RAISE’ - from ABB Electrification’s Service offering.

  3. 20/09/2021 Research reveals key actions to strengthen process resilience

    Independent research commissioned by RS Components (RS) has uncovered four key actions that senior engineers should consider taking to build process resilience across their organisations.

  4. 20/09/2021 IMechE Safety engineering guide

    A new guide from the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) updates safety guidance for engineers on how to reduce risks to as low as reasonably practicable (ALARP). 

  5. 20/09/2021 Panel discussion (on demand viewing): Improving productivity, reliability and security with integrated process control

    On 16th Sept as Control Engineering Europe hosted an expert panel discussion to find out how modern, distributed control system architecture can address many of the challenges facing operators and technicians in the process industry today. We looked at how to improve productivity, reliability and security through the use of integrated process control systems.

  6. 13/09/2021 TechEd Tuesdays: hands-on, interactive training courses

    Rockwell Automation has announced the launch of a new digital training experience called TechEd Tuesdays, as an extension of its TechEd EMEA event.

  7. 12/09/2021 Video describes open automation transformation with FDT 3.0

    The FDT Group has the released a video describing open automation transformation enabled by next generation FDT 3.0 Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions.

  8. 06/09/2021 Cloud-based learning solution helps upskill workforces

    AVEVA has launched Unified Learning as part of the portfolio available on AVEVA Connect, common cloud platform. The cloud-based employee development solution helps AVEVA customers advance industrial workers from novice to expert by using blended custom and generic experiential training modules.

  9. 29/08/2021 SPE Industrial Partner Network drives development of the IEC 63171-7 standard

    The SPE Industrial Partner Network is driving the development of IEC 63171-7 for hybrid SPE + power interfaces in M12 format. M12 is the logical and natural progression of the hybrid SPE + power interface in M8 format, as already specified in IEC 63171-6.

  10. 23/08/2021 ON DEMAND WEBINAR: New flexible, scalable motion solutions for high-performance applications

    Find out about a new servo solutions portfolio – a high-speed, integrated motion control system that enables motion capabilities to be scaled without sacrificing performance.

  11. 09/08/2021 Free guide to Ecodesign Regulations for electric motors

    Following updates to the Ecodesign Directive in July this year, which revised the regulations governing the energy efficiency requirements of new electric motors, the Association for Electrical and Mechanical Trades (AEMT) has published a free reference guide explaining the implications for motor users. 

  12. 08/08/2021 Whitepaper: The need for cybersecurity in industrial applications

    A whitepaper from HMS provides answers to five key questions about industrial cybersecurity, as IT and OT rapidly converge.

  13. 01/08/2021 Handbook helps build a roadmap to remote industrial maintenance

    SKF has published a handbook to help organisations through the process of introducing remote industrial maintenance. 

  14. 01/08/2021 Whitepaper: Applying ISO/IEC 27001/2 and the ISA/IEC 62443 series for OT environments

    A new ISA whitepaper offers guidance for organisations familiar with ISO/IEC 27001 and interested in protecting the OT infrastructure of their operating facilities based on the ISA/IEC 62443 series. It describes the relationship between the ISA/IEC 62443 series and ISO/IEC 27001/2 and how both standards may be effectively used within one organisation to protect both IT and OT.

  15. 01/08/2021 MESA launches new website

    In the spirit of continuous improvement, MESA (Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association) has launched a new website with an updated look and new features.

  16. 23/07/2021 Beckhoff introduces new Solution Provider programme

    Beckhoff Automation has launched a Solution Provider programme, which aims to couple end users with trusted, competent partners.

  17. 23/07/2021 Partnership offers end-to-end cloud-based industrial traceability

    Rockwell Automation is partnering with Kezzler AS, a cloud-based product digitisation and traceability platform, to help manufacturers capture the journey of their products from raw material sources to point-of-sale or beyond using cloud-based supply chain solutions that focus on product traceability.

  18. 23/07/2021 Partnership offers end-to-end cloud-based industrial traceability

    Rockwell Automation is partnering with Kezzler AS, a cloud-based product digitisation and traceability platform, to help manufacturers capture the journey of their products from raw material sources to point-of-sale or beyond using cloud-based supply chain solutions that focus on product traceability.

  19. 16/07/2021 Virtual technical assistance support service

    A new virtual assistance support service from ABB provides instant access to virtual face to face expert technical advice.

  20. 16/07/2021 Condition monitoring solution partnership

    AVT Reliability has announced a partnership with thermal imaging camera manufacturer, Teledyne FLIR, to enable it to enhance its thermal imaging offer with the addition of state-of-the-art cameras and software for the condition monitoring of assets.