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Learnings from an Automation Engineer

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The beautiful thing about learning is that nobody can take it away from you, says Rajalakshmi Hegde.Coping with instruction lists and ladderLearning does not stop at graduation, Masters or Doctorates. These degrees are mere stepping stones to the nex...

How 1995 Shaped the Future of Automation 

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1995 was a turning point that marked the end of an era and the beginning of several new technology paths, says David W Humphrey.1995 – the beginning of several new technology pathsIn the world of industrial automation, nothing ever happens fast...

Living in a patriarchal society comes with its own challenges

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Akanksha Sharma, Project Manager (MES solutions), Tata Consultancy Services.Akanksha SharmaWhat was the inspiration that prompted you to pursue this career path?As I completed my engineering in electronics and communication, I always wanted to contin...

Collaboration in the Workplace: New Generation of Cobots

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Automation technology can make work less dangerous, strenuous, and tedious – but it calls for sensitive implementation and a commitment to reskilling, asserts Nicola O’Byrne.Are cobots the new co-workers?Before the start of this decade, v...

Exploring Application Areas of Collaborative Robots Through Simulation

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Hari Nidamarthy explores possibilities with various robot brands through simulation and virtual manufacturing without actually investing in the system.Figure 1: Cobots in unergonomic operationsCollaborative robots, as the name suggests, are designed ...

Stand-alone Remote Digital Inputs / Outputs

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Renu Electronics Pvt. Ltd.,has introduced a Stand-alone Remote Digital Inputs / Outputs. DIN rail or panel mounted compact Digital I/O module Direct connection to PLC programming port Direct connection as Modbus Slave on RS485 network or RS232 link ...

TIA Portal V15 engineering framework: Focus on applications, digitalisation and efficiency

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Nuremberg, November 10, 2017 – With the new version of the TIA Portal V15 (Totally Integrated Automation Portal), Siemens is extending its engineering framework to include a range of new practical digitalisation functions to shorten engineering...

Standardised Software for Efficient Automation Processes

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The Ludwigsburg-based automation specialist presents the entire range of its software solutions at Europe's leading fair of electrical automation in Nuremberg from 28 to 30 November. The perfectly orchestrated software modules make up an automati...

Robotic Machine Tending with Vision System

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The following challenges were faced during the project execution. The whole idea of doing away with jigs / locating pins was to demonstrate the capabilities of using a Cognex vision system with a robot. A camera would take the picture of the incomin...

Robotic Chassis Handling

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Space Constraint With the advent of lean manufacturing, assembly lines are becoming compact, as a result, more and more robots end up working in a common work space. The challenge faced during the initial simulation stage, was to find a suitable pla...