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Mitsubishi Electric's Railcar Traction Inverter with All-SiC Power Modules Achieves 40% Power Savings


Odakyu Railways’ 1000 series commuter train realizes dramatic cut in energy consumption

Cognex Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call


Natick, MA - Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) will release earnings for the second quarter of 2015 on Monday, August 3, 2015, after the market closes, and will host a conference call that same day at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). The earnings release and conference call are scheduled to coincide with the company’s expected filing of its Form 10-Q for the quarter ending July 5, 2015.


Parker Hannifin Selected by Alevo to Support North America's Largest Energy Storage Deployment

  • Parker's energy transfer systems will connect energy from Alevo's battery modules as part of large-scale 200 Megawatt energy transfer operation

Cleveland, OH - Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, announced today that it has been selected by Alevo Group, the Energy Service Provider, for the supply of systems to transfer energy from Alevo's GridBank(TM) battery modules to the utility grid.

Nook Industries, AMCI Partner to Deliver Mechatronic Automation Solutions

Cleveland, OH - Two well-known automation solution companies – Nook Industries and Advanced Micro Controls, Inc. (AMCI) – announced a one-of-a-kind partnership, designed to bring their customers a one-stop solution.

Nook, which specializes in mechanical, and AMCI, which specializes in electrical, are both Rockwell Automation Encompass™ Product Partners and are offering combined part, consulting and configuration help.

Industrial Internet Consortium Releases Reference Architecture


Berlin - The Industrial Internet Consortium® (IIC) announces the immediate release of the Industrial Internet Reference Architecture. This document provides a common language for the elements of Industrial Internet systems and the relationships between them. This common language helps developers decide which elements they need for their systems, enabling faster delivery of implementations. The announcement was made today at the Industrial Internet Berlin Forum.


Gender Inequality in Scientific Professions - Global Survey Results

The Science Advisory Board study shows that women see barriers to entering scientific careers and face challenges in the workplace

Arlington, VA - Recent global survey reveals that female scientists are more likely to be dissatisfied with salary/benefits, job availability, gender barriers, and how they feel valued as scientists than their male colleagues (within a 5% range).

Programming AMCI EtherNet/IP Motion Products... with RSLogix or Studio 5000

Live Webinar: June 26, 2015 10:00am EDT (10-15 min + Q&A)
AMCI's unique approach to PLC integration allows Allen-Bradley users to configure, program, and coordinate all axes of motion using RSLogix, so there is nothing new to learn or buy.

Sercos launches Japanese website

Sercos International, supplier of the Sercos® automation bus, has launched its Japanese website at www.sercos.jp, offering great depth of information on the Sercos automation bus for the Japanese community.

Research and Markets: Global AC Drives Market 2014-2018: ABB Ltd., Mitsubishi Electrical Corp. and Siemens AG Among Top Vendors

Dublin, Ireland - Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global AC Drives Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

The analysts forecast the Global AC Drives market will grow at a CAGR of 7.24 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Key Vendors

- ABB Ltd.

- Mitsubishi Electrical Corp.

- Siemens AG

Other Prominent Vendors

Cognex to Sell Its Surface Inspection Systems Division

Natick, MA - Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell the assets of its Surface Inspection Systems Division (SISD) to AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) for approximately $160 million in cash. Closing of the transaction is subject to regulatory approval and customary closing conditions.

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