Industry 4.0 / IIoT

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Digital machining the easy way

Digital machining the easy way
In manufacturing, even the smallest errors can cause high costs. To reliably prevent this, Sandvik Coromant offers digital machining solutions that provide workshops with 'eyes and ears'. With the help of the CoroPlus range, consisting of innovative software and connected tools, it’s possible to optimise and prevent damage to the machine, tools and components - while also putting an end to unwanted production stops.
23rd June 2021

Beyond Industry 4.0: bringing products to market faster

Beyond Industry 4.0: bringing products to market faster
The World Economic Forum (WEF) has set up the Global Lighthouse Network - a group of 69 factories that form a shining example of superior technology integration and optimised processes. With the fourth industrial revolution well underway, facilities other than Lighthouse factories must also invest in equipment that can bring them up to speed. Here, Stewart Goulding, Managing Director at Electro Mechanical Systems Ltd, explores how powerful and high precision micromotors can advance automated equipment.
16th June 2021

Unlocking the power of Edge Computing to meet COVID challenges

Unlocking the power of Edge Computing to meet COVID challenges
The manufacturing sector has faced huge logistical and operational challenges caused by the pandemic and the associated restrictions of operating in lockdowns. One thing, perhaps above all others, has become apparent: those companies further along in their digital transformation journey have been much better placed to meet the challenge. By Greg Hookings, Head of Business Development - Digitalisation, Stratus Technologies
27th April 2021


Checking-in on remote assets

Checking-in on remote assets
With broadcast’s geographically spread assets and multiple process that all generate massive amounts of data, key to ensuring these improvements is being able to capture and interpret it in real time. In this article, Philippe Aretz, Channel Sales Director at Ovarro, previously Servelec Technologies, explains why the deployment of remote telemetry unit (RTU) and SCADA systems has been essential to support the roll out of mobile communications and broadcasting mediums, especially those in remote locations. 
22nd April 2021

Competitive factories need to leverage the power of data

Competitive factories need to leverage the power of data
Boosting responsiveness, productivity and flexibility on the factory floor is the key to enhanced competitiveness. Efficient data management using the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is therefore increasingly important in extending communication beyond the production cell and ensuring the successful deployment of new and updated automation systems.
15th April 2021

Robots in the factory of the future

Robots in the factory of the future
The International Federation of Robotics predicts that by 2020 more than 1.7 million industrial robots will be working in factories worldwide. Robots move continuously in multiple axes and must be supplied with data and energy by cables without interruption, so these cables need careful consideration. For applications where robot cables are subjected to torsional stress, the cables have to be designed and manufactured in a completely different way to cables for linear motion. 
13th April 2021

How to make sense of big data

How to make sense of big data
Deploying RTUs on industrial assets is an important element of capturing, interpreting and using big data from an industrial process. In this article, Jean Burton, Technical Sales Support Manager at Ovarro, looks at how RTUs play a key role in accessing big data, helping improve situational awareness, security, productivity, safety and operations.
7th April 2021

Remote monitoring performance data across an industrial site

Remote monitoring performance data across an industrial site
In the last decade, advances in performance monitoring capabilities have improved industry’s ability to analyse large volumes of data in real-time. However, what approach should businesses take when maintaining physical data records and backups becomes too costly or time consuming? Here Stephen Hosgood, Sales Manager at Mantracourt, discusses how site managers can use cloud-based platforms to optimise their data monitoring systems, reduce operating costs and save time.
7th April 2021

Adding value with the right telemetry partner

Adding value with the right telemetry partner
Running a successful business in the 21st century means integrating technology within all aspects of operations. One of the most valuable benefits is that data can be analysed and interpreted to improve operational efficiency - and the most effective was of accessing this resource is with a Remote Telemetry Unit (RTU). Here, Matthew Hawkridge, Chief Technology Officer at Ovarro, looks at the benefits of working with an RTU partner with an eye on the future.
24th March 2021

Digital Twin car game drives next-gen towards engineering

Digital Twin car game drives next-gen towards engineering
Siemens has launched a new free, fun, online car design simulation game to inspire children’s interest in STEM subjects. The Digital Twin Challenge puts players in the position of chief designer of a new model of car. Aimed at KS3 pupils, 11-14 year old’s, the interactive game involves designing and testing a vehicle that offers high performance, excellent range and protects the environment by finding the right balance of power, range, and emissions.
23rd March 2021


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