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Unprecedented growth demands have prompted retail grocery companies to look for more cost-effective automation solutions. While order fulfillment picking operations are applying a variety of automated solutions, decanting operations are virtually overlooked.

 

 

 

The saying “it is better to be safe than sorry” has never been more true than with the rapid increase of automation in the Canadian workplace. It has never been more vital to protect the product and protect the people than today.

 

 

 

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Digital technology continues to transform manufacturing. And as smart factory initiatives escalate, OEMs face new demands for highly productive, information-enabled machines that support digital transformation – and help maintain safety and security in a connected world.

 

 

 

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The HARTING Technology Group is presenting itself with numerous technological highlights at this year's HANNOVER MESSE digital Edition (12 to 16 April 2021). "At HARTING, we are designing the powerful connectivity of the future and we call it Connectivity+," as CEO Philip Harting stated.

 

 

 

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Rittershausen in Dietzhölztal - no one knew in 1961 that a small township in central Hesse would one day give its name to a global company. Rudolf Loh bought an old weaving mill and founded Rittal.

 

 

 

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2020 will probably go down in history as being the year of ultimate challenges, but the HVAC industry experienced and kept up with those rapid changes on a daily basis. Despite the crisis, an AHR Expo and ASHRAE Journal survey showed 88% HVAC industry respondents reporting “good” or “excellent” business with a possible 5-10 percent growth.

 

 

 

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Join in with Rittal to sharpen up your IT & Industrial infrastructure, as well as your mission critical processes. Take your Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning needs and business to the next level with some cool tips from Rittal's experts.

 

 

 

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In the logistics industry, it's always a race to be the fastest company to get deliveries out the door while also maintaining a standard of impeccable accuracy at the lowest possibl cost.

 

 

 

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Carlo Gavazzi is a global provider of automation components. With a 90-year history in the industry they have grown and innovated with the progression of automated manufacturing.

 

 

 

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Building on their long-term relationship across several disciplines, ABB and ETH Zurich, a research university in Switzerland, have expanded their partnership into robotics research as part of ETH’s RobotX strategic initiative.

 

 

 

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Spartan Controls Announces New Strategic Distribution Agreement with Profire Energy Inc.

Profire Energy IncSpartan Controls Ltd. was recently pleased to announce a new strategic distribution agreement with Profire Energy Inc, a technology company that provides solutions which enhance the efficiency, safety, and reliability of industrial combustion appliances while mitigating potential environmental impacts related to the operation of these devices. 

Profire specializes in the engineering and design of burner and combustion management systems and solutions used on a variety of natural and forced draft applications. This strategic partnership will enable both companies to work collaboratively to support and supply combustion packages to new and existing customers in Western Canada. 

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Lakeside Launches New Service Center and Office in Sudbury, Ontario

Lakeside Launches New Service CenterLakeside was recently excited to announce the opening of a new service center and office located at 131 Fielding Road, Lively, Ontario, (705)-585-4900. With this new space Lakeside will be able to focus on localized service for more efficient turnaround, and even quicker response times.

The Service Center is 4235 sq/ft, with an additional 2000 sq/ft of storage space on site. Lakeside have also relocated their sales office to this same site in order to centralize Lakeside’s service and support to one location. At this new service and assembly center, they will hold an inventory of Clarkson knife gate valves (KGV) for new and ENCORE assemblies. 

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Carlo Gavazzi Breakdown of SSRs and EMRs

Carlo GavazziCarlo Gavazzi is a global provider of automation components. With a 90-year history in the industry they have grown and innovated with the progression of automated manufacturing. The company is active in industrial plastics, packaging, food and beverage, material handling, agricultural industries as well as intelligent building solutions, water and wastewater, and mining.

Their product range focuses on sensors, switches, and controls, including proximity, photoelectric, level and ultrasonic sensors, solid state relays, contactors, energy meters, power supplies, panel meters, as well as current, voltage, and phase monitors.

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Voltage Testing Traps: Portable Testers Have Risk

Panduit Voltage Testing TrapsBy Pamela Ten Hoven, Integrated Marketing Manager, Safety & Control Panel, Panduit

Welcome to Panduit’s educational blog series, Voltage Testing Traps, where we explore common situations and questions related to electrical safety hazards for the European market.

As you can see, any process this complex and time-consuming has many risks associated with it. There are many opportunities for mistakes and human error to occur – and when you’re dealing with electrical hazards, mistakes can result in serious injury or even death.

 

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Lean Robotics: Making Robots Work in Your Factory Part 2

Lean RoboticsDEPLOYING YOUR ROBOTIC CELL

Let’s start by looking at the complete robotic cell deployment cycle, as shown in Fig. 13.

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When you decide to deploy a robotic cell, it’s usually because you’re aiming to solve some issues in your company regarding productivity, quality, or output capacity.

In the project definition phase, you should identify the scope of your project. This includes:

  •    -   The specific manual cell you intend to
  •    -   The metrics you want to
  •    -   A timeline for the...

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