Industry 4.0

According to Eurostat, industrial manufacturing contributes around 26.3% to Poland’s economy. The dynamic development of the country’s industry has brought significant changes, and this is reflected in this year’s ITM Polska trade fair. Read more

Every plant has its unique lifecycle, which sees both equipment and employees evolve over time. Industry 4.0 has expedited this evolution, with new technologies leading to increased productivity, improved efficiency and decreased costs. Read more

Virtual technology has been around for almost half a century, with industries such as entertainment, education and design all incorporating varying aspects. Read more

Extraction and filtration solutions specialist KEMPER has launched its WeldFil series, which it says it taking its portfolio of central extraction systems into the digital age. Read more

2019 will see the continuing adoption of Industry 4.0 technologies for advanced manufacturing. Read more

The Okuma stand at this year’s JIMTOF offered a number of innovations. Ranging from smart factory solutions and innovative software to new machine tools and advanced robotics, visitors were given overview of Okuma’s extensive portfolio. Read more

VDMA, the German mechanical engineering association, is developing an additive manufacturing roadmap to outline how to automate manufacturing processes through the emergence of Industry 4.0. Read more

The practice of serialisation sees uniquely identifiable codes being printed onto product packaging and labels, with data aggregation through primary and secondary packaging enabling the flow of goods from manufacturer to consumer to be tracked effic Read more

Siemens and Bentley Systems have announced the introduction of PlantSight, based on their highly complementary software portfolios. PlantSight is a digital twinning solution that will benefit customers by enabling more efficient plant operations. Read more

Industry 4.0 can be defined as the adoption of automation and data exchange in manufacturing technologies.  It includes cyberphysical systems, the Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing, and cognitive computing. Read more

Lloyd Spindler from Ascom UK answers some key questions on how workflow technology can enable manufacturers to boost productivity. Read more

Brian Foster, Head of Industry Finance at Siemens Financial Services in the UK, considers how digitalised technology will transform the UK’s manufacturing industry and how new financing methods are key to this development. Read more

The fourth industrial revolution relies heavily on digitalisation and requires production technologies and future-orientated professionals. Read more

The Brno International Engineering Fair (MSV) is the largest and most important engineering exhibition in central Europe and each year includes a cutting-edge supporting programme of conferences, seminars and workshops on current technical, business Read more

It’s a technology choice, says Ville Ylläsjärvi, Chief Marketing Officer and Member of the Board of Haltian Oy. LTE-M or NB-IoT chipsets? Read more

Visitors to automatica 2018, which starts today, can experience how Zivid Labs' real-time 3D colour cameras enable smart, industrial factory automation and robot vision. Zivid Labs' partners at the trade show will present automated robot solutions fo Read more

Human expertise and artificial intelligence will combine when BOFA showcases its latest innovations in laser fume extraction in Hall 4 Stand 4D19 at the LASYS trade show in Stuttgart, Germany from June 5-7. Read more

When it comes to digital energy solutions, Rejler’s energy experts are at the forefront of development. Read more

Gatehouse Logistics, a specialist in providing tracking solutions to the transportation industry, offers Europe’s most secure data distribution platform, ghTrack®. Read more

The UK’s second biggest manufacturing employer has opportunities for growth according to a new sector report from Santander and manufacturing organisation EEF. Read more


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