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August 14, 2019
Machine safety

5 Steps to Developing a Compliant Safety System

Looking to improve machine safety? Here are the five steps of a safety life cycle and how they can be used to develop a compliant machine safety system.
July 3, 2019

Hit the Mark with a Logix MAOC Instruction

Reduce the need for separate hardware and simplify coding with a Motion Arm Output Cam (MAOC). MAOCs can perform the function of a separate PLS (programmable […]
June 6, 2019
Lightfair 2019

What’s New in Lighting? LightFair Recap 2019

LIGHTFAIR® International rolled into the Pennsylvania Convention Center this May bigger and brighter than ever. Here are some of our top takeaways from the show floor.
May 23, 2019
Lighting Controls

Scalable lighting brings the factory of the future to reality

Installing new LEDs on your plant floor usually means shutting down your line for install. Since this investment isn't something that happens often, it makes future forward thinking even more important in the final decision as to what should be installed.
November 20, 2018

How to log data using your PanelView Plus

Looking for a simple datalogger, but don’t have a budget for it? Would you like to log pressure points or temperatures? Did you know that any […]
November 5, 2018

Improve safety and productivity at your chemical plant with solutions from Automation Fair

This November, Rockwell Automation is bringing their Automation Fair event to Philadelphia. This 2-day event brings together the top industry experts from around the world for […]
October 5, 2018

Connecting to Serial Ports & Legacy Devices

As technology evolves, so do the physical connections to hardware. Newer computers and laptops no longer support the standard 9-pin serial connection port that was used […]
October 1, 2018

Haste Makes Waste: How a Light Study Can Save You From Overbuying

Now is an ideal time to upgrade to LED lighting. Many utility companies are offering rebates for energy efficient upgrades and the price per lamp has come […]
July 25, 2018

Did you know? FactoryTalk View ME 10.00 adds enhancements for 21CFR Part 11.

In the version 10 release of FactoryTalk View ME earlier this year there were a few hidden enhancements you may not have known of.  One key […]