Looking for requirements to install and operate a European built, CE automation line.
By Bob Peterson on 9 February, 2017 - 12:23 pm
It would be wise to have the control panel itself UL listed to UL 508a. That way it would follow...
Why are DCS and PLC spare parts very expensive?
Small and Micro Level Electronic Manufacturing
Posted by Rushi Shroff on 11 January, 2017 - 5:59 am
Complexity of end products, investment issues of setting up cost effective factory, target audience of products
Is Any Reputed Automation MNC Having Innovation, Research & Developments Centers in India
Posted by Rushi Shroff on 31 July, 2016 - 12:44 am
innovation, research & developments centers for Automation & Process control in India
By Sivaprasad on 9 December, 2016 - 5:50 am
Yes, we do have a extensive research for innovative product development in industrial automation...
Request for Guidance - Single Integrator Issues
Posted by Jeremy Pollard on 25 October, 2016 - 11:41 pm
Single integrator looking for advice on how to explain the value of an informed resource to a VP.
Errors in Logic When Replacing Omron CPU
Logic errors after replacing Omron CQM1 CPU 21 with CQMH1 CPU 21
Adding an Ethernet/IP Adapter to Micrologix 1400 PLC
Looking for a procedure to add an Ethernet/IP adapter device to Micrologix 1400 PLC configuration
By Patrick Lansdorf on 14 October, 2016 - 1:39 am
Dear Madhumati, To my knowledge you will need to use a gateway, such as the Anybus X-gateway...
Starting a Small Automation Company in Dublin.
Posted by Usman Sanaullah on 22 August, 2016 - 2:54 pm
Need to start automation business in Dublin. Looking for leads on where to start market research.
By Tom Reaney on 23 August, 2016 - 1:10 pm
Usman: Walt's suggestion is spot on. Eoin O'Riann is pronounced OH-N O-REEN. You can also contact...
By Walt Boyes on 23 August, 2016 - 7:33 am
I would contact Eoin at Readout magazine. It is THE automation resource for Ireland. His public...
Problem Connecting Laptop PC to Controller via RS-232
Posted by Scott Hill on 9 June, 2005 - 12:57 am
Cannot get access to the OC950 via RS-232 while program running, and cannot find a way to stop program.
By Jorge Rivera on 18 August, 2016 - 5:52 pm
This post have a long time, but now I have the same problem. How do you solve that? Thank you...
Innovative Control Sytems (Bedrock Automation)
Bedrock Automation Control Systems disrupting the automation world
By Gary L. Pratt, P.E on 5 August, 2016 - 10:14 am
Steve and James, Here is a link to a video demo that shows the power and flexibility of the...
By Gary Pratt, P.E. on 5 August, 2016 - 9:44 am
Walt is correct. The primary security is embedded in the chipset. The pinless backplane is just...
By Walt Boyes on 23 May, 2016 - 5:40 pm
It seems to me that if, as in Bedrock's case, the security is integral and in the chipsets...
By James Ingraham on 23 May, 2016 - 2:24 pm
> Also, eliminating the ability to place an I/O module on an extender > to reverse-engineer...
By Steve Myres on 19 May, 2016 - 1:25 pm
1) Have you used the latest generation of Codesys? No idea whether I have or...
By Gary L, Pratt, P.E. on 9 March, 2016 - 10:22 am
Hello James, The Bedrock IDE is based on Codesys. See my response to Steve Myers above for all...
By Gary L. Pratt, P.E. on 9 March, 2016 - 10:00 am
Hello Steve, I am the AE manager for Bedrock Automation. Thanks for your comments. Please...
By Walt Boyes on 31 January, 2016 - 11:49 am
In one of my articles for the Industrial Automation INSIDER, I interviewed two of the first users...
By James Ingraham on 29 January, 2016 - 12:01 pm
Well, we still haven't heard from anyone actually using it. I'd love to know what the guys in the...
By Walt Boyes on 28 January, 2016 - 11:18 am
We have written extensively on the Bedrock system for almost two years now in the _Industrial...
By Paul Tornabene on 27 January, 2016 - 6:05 pm
I am the Channel Sales Mgr.for Bedrock Automation. If you are interested I would be happy to...
By James Ingraham on 20 January, 2016 - 4:07 pm
I'm also quite interested in it. I've only heard of them through advertising and a handful of...
Siemens Distributors in South Asia
Looking for Siemens 7KG6000-8AA/MM and 7KG6104-1SN21 distributors in Indonesia or nearby country
Why do you pay for PLC programming software?
A question that has been on my mind for some time...
By Murphy on 3 June, 2016 - 10:33 am
As a business owner and consumer of these devices and processes, I prefer a scaled approach as...
BRC410 in INFI90 OR S+ MODULAR DCS
Need advice regarding justification over BRC410-infi90 system or SYMPHONY PLUS HPC800
Looking for basic information about MODBUS and its use
Graduate Fellowship for PhD in Control
I am looking for a control engineering graduate who wants to do a sponsored PhD.
National CyberSecurity Center of Excellence
Has anyone checked out the NIST NCCoE cybersecurity solutions effort? They are offering solutions and soliciting suggestions for critical infrastructure cybersecurity problems.
Kickstarter Campaign To Add MQTT Support To Ignition
Integrate Paho's Java MQTT client with Inductive Automation's Ignition Gateway via the Ignition SDK and APIs
Use of Technology in Manufacturing in India
Posted by Kelly Gronquist Schwerdt on 24 March, 2015 - 11:53 am
Technology has been an integral part of each stage of manufacturing in India from the planning of the future, to resource planning, to production, thereafter getting into distribution & reaching the end customer
What can be the different engineering works in a company that develop robots?
engineering works in a company that develop robots
Questions about Automation Company's Web Presence
I am looking to find out from professionals what is desired in a supplier/distributor's web site.
Merits and Demerits of a Career as Automation Sales Expert in India
Posted by Rushi Shroff on 8 November, 2014 - 8:32 am
What are the merits & demerits of automation sales profession in India
ISA acquires automation.com
Posted by Bob Peterson on 13 October, 2014 - 2:01 pm
What do others think about ISA acquiring Automation.com?
By Walt Boyes on 13 October, 2014 - 6:10 pm
ISA has always been a commercial entity. For years, until the IRS rules changed and they no longer...
Risk assessments for automated machines
Do you do formal risk assessments as part of the design process?
New Flow Measurement Method
How to find an investor of instruments.
By JMW on 31 August, 2014 - 6:27 am
What are the usual contract of employment conditions? In the USA any idea, innovation or...