Highlights

S. Jensen
Bosch Rexroth Automation Solutions at Automate
Automation

Automate 2024 to Spotlight Latest Robotics and Automation Technologies

A range of sensors, vision systems, motion control components and other technologies used in automation systems will be on display at this year's event.
nass magnet
nass magnet Smart Valve Connector uses IO-Link to control and monitor pneumatic valves
Pneumatic Valves

nass magnet Smart Valve Connector Provides Digital Control

The connector enables continuous communication and monitoring with pneumatic valves to enhance performance and maintenance.
Brian Rockwell, North American Key Account Manager (left) and Cory Knight, Automation Technical Engineer – Food and Packaging (right), Festo
Pneumatics

Pneumatics Provide a Tried-and-True Technology for Robotics

For robotics applications where speed, force, and weight are important considerations, pneumatics remains a viable technology of choice.
ZF
ZF has produced the first 1,000 units of its CeTrax lite electric drive
News

This Week in Power & Motion: ZF Sees Growing Demand for Electric Drive Technology

Initial volume production for the ZF CeTrax lite electric drive was higher than expected with further growth anticipated, VMAC adds digital controls to its underhood air compressor...
Proportion-Air Electro-Pneumatic Pressure Regulators Offer Better Control of Air Pressure
Electropneumatic

Electro-Pneumatic Pressure Regulator Provides High Level of Accuracy

Inclusion of electronic controls in the Proportion-Air QBX electro-pneumatic pressure regulator ensures accurate and repeatable pressure control.
PLC3
Controls & Instrumentation

How the Transition to Digital PLCs Aligns with Industry Trends

To get the most from implementing digital PLCs, it is important to collect the right data and understand the problem context, which helps users make informed decisions.
What Industries Use Digital PLCs?
Controls & Instrumentation

Real-World Applications for Digital PLCs

Use of digital programmable logic controllers and other advanced technologies can improve efficiency, maintenance and other aspects in a range of applications.
Moog Inc.
An electrically actuated motion base aids flight training
Actuators

Electrification and Digitalization Take Simulator Training to New Heights

Properly pairing an electric motion platform with digital simulation technologies allows the creation of safer and more accurate flight training devices.
Controls & Instrumentation

The Benefits of Digital PLCs in Industrial Automation

Phoenix Contact’s Ted Thayer and MxD’s Eric Kozikowski explore the efficiency, connectivity and technical intricacies of digital programmable logic controllers.