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Balancing Risk With IoT Benefits - How Plants Can Secure Themselves Against Hacking

reotronThe British media widely reported how the recent WannaCry cyber attack largely targeted NHS trusts across the country. However, what was not as widely reported was that the attack also affected many factories across the world, shutting down production and causing concerns about data security.

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New Locks, Handles, Hinges And Gasket Website At EMKA

emka website“Everything but the Enclosure” market leader EMKA have relaunched their website covering enclosure and cabinet hardware – from locks and swinghandles to hinges, handles and gasket sealing profiles.

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The Bad Pyrmont Showpiece: The New Phoenix Contact Electronics Building Is Smart

bad pyrmontIt is the third largest construction project in the over 90-year history of the company. The new Phoenix Contact building in Bad Pyrmont was moved into in recent months after taking 18 months to build. It will be officially inaugurated on 5 May by Minister President Stephan Weil.

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Growth Still The Fastest Way To Profitability Warns Manufacturing Chief

Tony HagueThe boss of one of the UK’s leading automation specialists believes manufacturers should target ‘growth’ rather than cost-cutting to help them increase profits.

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Phoenix Contact Energy Automation And SAG: Joint Ongoing Development Of The Open-system iNES Smart Grid Platform

pcjvThe technical revolution, renewable energies, and adherence to climate objectives place particular challenges on converting energy distribution networks.

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ABB Named Manufacturer Of The Year At Motion Control Industry Awards

mci awardsPresented at an awards evening on May 9, the MCI Manufacturer of the Year Award recognises ABB’s commitment to developing variable speed drive (VSD) and electric motor technologies and services that save energy, improve productivity and reduce plant downtime across all motor-driven applications in all industries.

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PP Control & Automation Offer ‘smart’ insight Into The Factories Of The Future

pp visitorsMore than 20 machine builders and manufacturers were given an insight into how modern manufacturing could look as part of the latest interactive workshop by PP Control & Automation.

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REO UK Uses Robots To Boost Production

robotic unitsPower quality specialist REO UK has installed new robotic units into its production facilities to improve the accuracy of component and enclosure manufacturing.

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Advanced ABB Sensor Technology Enables Smart Grid Digitalization

abb sensorsABB, will present papers on the latest sensor technology. The sensors are an advanced solution for measuring currents and voltages, and a perfect solution to evolutionary market trends.

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ABB Fast Charging Technology In UK For First Electric Buses

OppCharge ‘Opportunity charging’ infrastructure will enable eight fully electric Volvo buses to operate all day without interruption.

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