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Automation case study - An Omron implementation at Halifax Numerical Controls video grab
Posted on 18 Feb 2014 by Tim Brown

Industrial Automation company, Omron, takes an in depth look at one of its implementation projects at Halifax Numerical Controls.

A control system based on products from Omron is helping machine-tool expert Halifax Numerical Controls (HNC) to achieve success in the UK and around the world in the …

Why PTC acquired ThingWorx

Jim Heppelmann, president and CEO, PTC

PLM today isn't just about CAx, PDM and tools for collaboration. Ask PTC's CEO Jim Heppelmann. He claims that new software like ALM, SLM, and others for after market services is the way to prepare for a future that's already here.

Automation Case Study: Swab-bot

To eliminate tedious manual handling in the manufacturing process for water-testing swabs, manufacturing automation expert Secure Technology has developed an efficient and cost-effective solution based on an Omron SCARA robot.

Prepare for Industry 4.0

Graeme Philip, CEO of Gambica, the trade association for automation technologies, sets up the debate for delegates at Automate UK and identifies the principles, already in use in industry, which will enable the creation of factories of the future.