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WITTMANN BATTENFELD and MPDV Mikrolab GmbH cooperate in MES

WITTMANN BATTENFELD GmbH from Kottingbrunn/Austria and MPDV Mikrolab GmbH based in Mosbach/Germany now cooperate in selling the MES Software HYDRA from MPDV.

From flawless to high-gloss: KraussMaffei at Fakuma 2017

At Fakuma (October 17-21, 2017), KraussMaffei will be demonstrating how flexibly the all-electric PX series as well as the hydraulic CX series can adapt to respective requirements.

Third wave of factory automation devices

Omron introduces third wave of Factory Automation devices built on a Common Design Platform.


Wittmann net5 system: the conveying system with that certain touch

The net5 system material conveying system from Witmann is very flexible in use, and it can be applied in many different ways.

The journey towards Industry 4.0

Hartmut Pütz, President Factory Automation EMEA at Mitsubishi Electric Europe, talks about the digital transformation of industry.

Bosch launches enhanced version of toploading collator

Improving productivity and ease of use

Baumüller at Hannover Messe 2017

Baumüller presents networked automation solutions at the Hanover Trade Fair 2017.

VDMA supports Industry 4.0 Conference at CHINAPLAS

In hosting the 2nd Industry 4.0 Conference at this year's edition of CHINAPLAS the trade fair's organiser Adsale is therefore once again creating a platform for technology providers and users.

Bosch Packaging Technology and Industry 4.0: a new level of quality

Bosch presents connected solutions for higher process and product safety at interpack 2017.

APT Automation becomes the member of e-F@ctory Alliance

Mitsubishi Electric has recently welcomed APT Automation as member of the e-F@ctory Alliance.

Zahoransky to present automation system solutions at K 2016

At the K 2016, Zahoransky sets the focus on automation system solutions.

Solutions from Kistler boost efficiency in automated production

At this year's Motek from 10 to 13 October in Stuttgart, Kistler will be showcasing its new NCFE and NCFR joining modules, together with the latest generation of maXYmos monitoring systems.

Energy balance made transparent

With its new energy module, Engel e-factory makes it possible to track the energy consumption of individual consumers in production with greater transparency.

North America: digital design and automation influence plastics industry

Trends shaping the North American plastics industry include growing use of advanced digital design and manufacturing software and increased automation of production.

Engel at Plastpol 2016

At Plastpol 2016 Engel will present intelligent solutions for enhanced quality and process stability.