Archive for the ‘Discrete and Industrial’ Category

LED Lighting for Hazardous Locations

Posted in Discrete and Industrial, Electrical Components and Lighting on Thursday, October 11th, 2018. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Anthony Di Domenico and Ajay Tripathi presented on Zone 1 hazardous lighting solutions at the 2018 Emerson Exchange conference. LED light sources contain no pressurized gas, hot filaments or arc sources. They also don’t require frequent service or replacement. The National Electric Code (NEC), International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), and European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization […]

Improving Machine Reliability and OEE with IIoT Analytics at the Device Level

Posted in Discrete and Industrial, Fluid and Motion Control on Tuesday, October 9th, 2018. No comments yet
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Author: Enrico De Carolis, Vice President of Global Technology, Fluid & Motion Control at Emerson It’s a startling fact: a typical packaging line’s overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) is about 45-55 percent, meaning that only about half of its planned production time is truly productive. And packaging lines with lower OEE experience increased stops, excess scrappage […]

Reducing Wiring and Infrastructure with Smart Junction Boxes

Posted in Discrete and Industrial, Electrical Components and Lighting on Friday, October 5th, 2018. No comments yet
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Wired instrumentation requires infrastructure such as junction boxes, cables and cable trays. In a 2018 Emerson Exchange presentation, Reduce Junction Box, Cable, & Tray Costs by Utilizing the New Emerson Appleton PlexPower Fiber Panels, Emerson’s Kyle Lednicky, Alan Harris and an Engineering Contractor (EPC) shared this innovation. Kyle opened discussing the PlexPower panel that has […]

AVENTICS Acquisition Enhances Emerson’s ability to support discrete and hybrid automation applications

Posted in Fluid and Motion Control on Wednesday, July 18th, 2018. No comments yet
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Author: Manish Bhandari, Group President – Fluid & Motion Control at Emerson Emerson is a world leader in fluid automation technologies for process and industrial applications, and to strengthen our ability to provide solutions within discrete and hybrid automation markets, the company has acquired AVENTICS, itself a global leader, and a provider of smart pneumatic […]