The global market for industrial robots will climb from $26.8bn in 2012 to reach $41.2bn by 2020, according ...
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The 2016 Drives & Controls Show – which takes place in Birmingham, UK, from 12–14 April, 2016 – is on tr ...
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Swedish researchers say that they can cut the energy consumed by industrial robots by up to 40% by using an ...
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US-based Advanced Micro Controls (AMCI) has announced a high-speed, analogue-input data acquisition module for ...
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A key focus at the 2015 Hannover Fair, held from 13–17 April, was the integrated digital factory. O ...
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India’s biggest car-maker, Maruti Suzuki, is turning increasingly to the CC-Link open network to help it cu ...
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It can be difficult to keep track of changes in EN standards. Machine safety expert Paul Laidler, who is business ...
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Eaton has produced a pair of White Papers that cover aspects of the ErP (energy-related products) Directive. ...
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