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Confusing COVID border rules creates headaches for manufacturers

Some Canadian manufacturing executives are complaining that the country’s confusing and lopsided exemptions to strict COVID-19 border controls have hurt their sector’s competitiveness just as the country faces weaker growth and a resurgence in new infections.

Auto manufacturers scramble to find workers

Auto manufacturing suppliers are scrambling to find enough people to staff production lines, resorting to such approaches as rewards for good attendance and at-work teachers to lure job seekers.

German Technology Day today

ISA Automation and German Technology Day are two major virtual events taking place this month, as COVID-19 protocols remain in place.

Man pleads guilty to bribing FBI official to secure contracts

A Virginia man has pleaded guilty to bribing an FBI official to help him win lucrative construction and maintenance contracts worth more than $12 million.
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Bringing clarity to fuzzy logic

Artificial Intelligence is finding its way into every aspect of the industrial process, and that is especially true for intelligent controllers. While many are familiar with traditional PID controllers, this episode of Pump Up the Volume explores the work being done with intelligent, fuzzy logic controllers. » Listen Now
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Flow Measurement of aldehyde reaction products with entrained air

A chemical company in Germany produces aldehyde reaction products. These are used as intermediate products in the pharmaceuticals industry and agriculture as well as curing agents for epoxy resins manufacturing. They set about looking for a new solution to maintain the safety while able to measure continuously and reliably in spite of the occasionally very high gas content.
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Base model carbon steel flexible screw conveyor

Flexicon has introduced a new base model 1450 flexible screw conveyor with 4-1/2 inch (114 mm) O.D. polymer conveyor tube and low cost carbon steel floor hopper and discharge housing. » Learn More

Flexible graphite eliminates cost complexity and reliability issues

NeoGraf Solutions, a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance natural and synthetic graphite sheets and powders, has launched NeoNxGen Thermal Management Solutions, a family of high-performance, thick, single layer flexible graphite solutions. » Learn More

Body temperature scanner unobtrusive, safeguards the workplace

With a study showing that employees are concerned about COVID-19 exposure at work, a leading tech company has launched an innovative smart tool to safeguard workplaces by automatically and discreetly scanning the body temperature of staff and visitors at sign-in, before they enter the facility. » Learn More

Monitoring device fits in a shirt pocket

Endress+Hauser’s new extremely compact Liquiline Mobile CML18 multi-parameter device provides equally fast and accurate monitoring of measured values in the laboratory or process environment using select Memosens sensors like the new CPL51E for pH measurement. » Learn More

German Technology Day

October 14, 2020
This is a Virtual Event
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ISA Automation Expo & Conference 2020

October 28, 2020
This is a Virtual Event
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This is a Virtual Event
March 7-10, 2021
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Americana 2021

Montreal Convention Centre
Montreal, Que.
March 22-24, 2021
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International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, Ill.
April 27-29, 2021
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