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PACK EXPO 2019 - Butler Automatic

Booth C-3238. This year Butler is showcasing our Ease of Use Enhancements on our core product – the SP1 Automatic Splicer.

Predictive Maintenance – A Powerful First Step Towards Adopting AI for Manufacturing

Among the wealth of use cases for AI & ML in manufacturing, one rises above the rest in terms of feasibility and impact – predictive maintenance. Predictive maintenance addresses the age-old challenge of ensuring maximum availability of critical manufacturing systems.

Scarcity of Attention: The Most Significant Marketing Challenge of Our Time

Manufacturers at a marketing crossroads discover the power of a simplified message, repeated relentlessly.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Receives $25 Million Award to Bring Cold Spray 3D Printing Techniques to the Battlefield

Funding from the Army will support advanced work on cold spray; the portable repair and manufacturing technique could increase the readiness of military vehicles and other units.

How to Make Sense of Machine Data in Smart Factory 101

The idea of machine to machine communication has raised the initial excitement and high hopes but now owners of mid-size and small factories ask: “What’s next? How do I start adopting these technologies in my factory?”

Data Requirements for Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing

In the manufacturing context, an example of a pattern might be the ways in which a set of parameters contained in that data, which are related to a process in a factory, vary together.

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PACK EXPO Las Vegas

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Supplier Selection Criteria When Sourcing an Additive Manufacturing Solution

Today, there are numerous options when looking to source an additive manufacturing (AM) / 3D printing platform, and it can be confusing for potential users attempting to select the best fit for their specific endeavours.

Siemens and Dassault Systèmes Take Top Spots in ABI Research's Manufacturing Simulation Software Competitive Assessment

ABI Research chose these vendors for the assessment due to their simulation capabilities in discrete manufacturing specifically, where software is used to simulate physical processes digitally to optimize engineering, planning, and operations on the factory floor.

TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH and 3D Systems Join Forces to Drive Innovation for Automotive Industry

-- Companies will develop first-to-market additive manufacturing solutions to change automotive design and production -- TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH names 3D Systems "Additive Manufacturing Machine Provider of Choice"

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binder USA Expands M16 Connector Product Line with Series 423 and Series 723 ASIG-Compliant Connector

The new 8-pin connectors are available as male and female cable and panel mount connectors, and meet requirements for protection class IP68 when connected.

Greene Tweed Highlights Dry-Run-Resistant Pump Wear Part Solution at Turbomachinery & Pumps Symposium 2019

Leading High-Performance Seals, Fiber Optic and Electrical Connectors to Be Showcased

Black Belt Training Benefits Companies and Their Customers

Allied Machine invests in large-scale Lean Six Sigma education for continuous improvement.

Allied Machine Unveils the Solution Hub App

Hold Allied's most essential holemaking resources in the palm of your hand with this fresh-faced, user-friendly app.

Navajo Technical University Chooses Optomec LENS Hybrid System for Advanced Metal Additive Manufacturing Training and Research Center

Navajo Nation is Leading the Adoption of Advance Additive Manufacturing for US Industry by Partnering with Optomec

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Discover how human-robot collaboration can take flexibility to new heights!

Discover how human-robot collaboration can take flexibility to new heights!

Humans and robots can now share tasks - and this new partnership is on the verge of revolutionizing the production line. Today's drivers like data-driven services, decreasing product lifetimes and the need for product differentiation are putting flexibility paramount, and no technology is better suited to meet these needs than the Omron TM Series Collaborative Robot. With force feedback, collision detection technology and an intuitive, hand-guided teaching mechanism, the TM Series cobot is designed to work in immediate proximity to a human worker and is easier than ever to train on new tasks.

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