Tag: efficiency

Integrated Drive Systems on its way to Industrie 4.0

Ralf-Michael Franke, CEO Drive Technologies, Siemens: Based on our "Integrated Drive Systems" concept - and thus the integration across the horizontal, vertical and life cycle levels - we showcase the development of Siemens drive technology along the way to Industrie...

/ 12. April 2015

Spotlight: Industry 4.0 and SmartBridge – Interview with Dr.-Ing. Peter Adolphs

Industry 4.0 is a heavily discussed topic in automation. How will industrial sensors be affected by the trend? Which chances does the future hold? Dr. Peter Adolphs, CEO Development & Marketing at Pepperl+Fuchs, gives an insight on how Pepperl+Fuchs approaches...

/ 7. April 2015

The time to invest is now… in Industry 4.0

While at Siemens Canada’s “Tough is Coming to Town” March 2015 debut of solutions for industrial applications—the Digital Factory—EBMag learned of the so-called fourth Industrial Revolution a.k.a. Industry 4.0. Interestingly, we learned how Industry 4.0, Siemens and—of all things—the Mars...

/ 7. April 2015

The Internet of Things and Industry 4.0 (Nils Herzberg)

We are on the cusp of a new revolution, driven by increasingly ubiquitous communication networks, expanding array of sensors, smart machines and computing capabilities. Nils Herzberg explains the possibilities of Internet of Things and Industry 4.0 and how businesses and...

/ 7. April 2015

How Human-Robot Teamwork Will Upend Manufacturing

Author Will Knight takes a look at the next generation of robotic. Those robots are able to collaborate with human workers in factories, which leads to greater efficiency and flexibility. Read article on technologyreview.com Read More

/ 6. April 2015

PANMOBIL JITSU – The answer to all the Industry 4.0 Supply questions

Everybody is talking about Industry 4.0, but for the completion of the production it is crucial to order the material where it is needed. Despite of the use of modern IT, employees have to serach for their consumables (C- parts)...

/ 3. April 2015

Preparing for Industry 4.0

Manufacturing is talking about Industry 4.0 and the ConnectedEnterprise as the next industrial revolution. Mike Granby, President of Red Lion Controls, explains what you can do today to be prepared for Industry 4.0. He gives an overview about ways of...

/ 3. April 2015

Audi Drives Innovation on the Shop Floor

MIT Technology Review's Russ Juskalian visits Audi's Ingolstadt factory and takes a look at one of the most modern factory floors of its kind. Audi works with KUKA robotics, a leading industrial-robot maker, which help with achieving much higher productivity...

/ 30. March 2015

Industry 4.0 LIVE at AUTOMATICA 2014

Humans and robots are getting closer to each other. Guided by humans robots can also complete tasks autonomously. Machines, which work independently, communicate with one another and organize themselves are also the future of production: the so-called industry 4.0. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uA5taR_X_A...

/ 30. March 2015

On the road to Industry 4.0

The Leading-Edge Cluster Intelligent Technical Systems OstWestfalenLippe, in short it’s OWL, is an association of 174 companies, universities, research institutes and organizations, which have made it their aim to develop intelligent technical systems. For this reason, it currently is the...

/ 30. March 2015