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Fluke introduces the TiS75 Infrared Camera with professional-grade 320 x 240 pixel resolution and precise manual focusing that enable maintenance professionals to pinpoint issues with equipment and electrical systems. Focus is one of the most important factors in conducting infrared inspections because an out-of-focus image can produce a temperature measurement…

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Honeywell announced it will provide its Experion® Process Knowledge System (PKS) automation controls and tank gauging systems for Finland's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal to efficiently supply natural gas to marine vessels and industrial facilities in Finland, helping to replace other fuels that have higher emissions. The cleaner-burning…

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Boeing is starting to implement robotic fastening of 777 fuselage panels, the beginnings of what will be a significant shift toward robotization of the upcoming 777X. Since September, Boeing (NYSE: BA) workers have been drilling and fastening some fuselages using what the company calls the Fuselage Automated Upright Build system,…

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myFC and ABB initiates a collaboration with ABB's new YuMi robot technology. YuMi robots will produce the PowerCards for myFC's new fuel cell charger, JAQ, and with this collaboration, myFC will build their first factory in Sweden. The PowerCards for myFC's new fuel cell charger, JAQ, will be produced using…

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GE introduced its new Renewable Energy business at the European Wind Energy Association’s 2015 Annual Event in Paris. The new unit significantly expands GE’s wind portfolio in the wake of its recent acquisition of Alstom’s power and grid businesses. “Today is an exciting day for the future of the wind…

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Siemens has been awarded an order for the delivery, installation and commissioning of 12 direct drive wind turbines at the Les Gourlous wind farm in France. The SWT-3.2-113 turbines for the wind farm in the Champagne-Ardennes region in France will have a total capacity of 38.4 megawatts (MW) and will…

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Honeywell announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire privately-held Satcom1, the leading provider of on board communications routing software and a satellite communications provider of airtime and consulting services. The acquisition positions Honeywell to offer operators a seamless experience with an all-in-one connectivity solution spanning routing software, airtime,…

Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015
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R-3K is a permanent electrical safety device (PESD) that is easy to install on any NEMA Type 4, 4X or 12 electrical cabinet door or on a cabinet flange with a 30mm standard knock-out next to a voltage indicator. No need for any additional wiring other than just passing three…

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Emerson Process Management announces a new release of the SmartProcess Blend software package featuring a new Blend Order Management System as well as an enhanced on-line and off-line optimiser for control of continuous in-line blenders. Emerson’s SmartProcess Blend package is a complete, integrated suite of applications native to the standard…

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Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that its subsidiary, Yokogawa Corporation of America, has received an order from Orascom E&C USA to deliver control and safety systems for the Natgasoline LLC methanol plant. Currently under construction in Beaumont, Texas, this facility will have a capacity of approximately 1.75 million metric tons per…