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PTDA to host in-person conference in October

The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) is hosting the PTDA 2021 Industry Summit in person this year in Atlanta.

Realtime Robotics wins $31M in funding for motion planning tech

The developer of autonomous motion planning for industrial robots has secured $31.4 million during a Series A funding round.

ISA releases best practices for secure PLC coding

The Top 20 Secure PLC Coding Practices document helps PLC programmers with the IT security of PLCs and the plants they control.
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Developing motion control and positioning for vacuum applications

How motorized positioners meet requirements of vacuum applications through manufacturing and quality control processes. » Read more

Next-gen controllers: New trends for PLCs and PACs

Here's how the latest industrial controller trends reflect standardization, IoT capabilities and the strategic use of edge computing. » More info

Mohawk College tests IoT monitoring on industrial motors

The school shows how new technology from Ontario-based Enertics Inc. can improve the health of industrial motors. » More info

Connected control: BOS Innovations links laser-cutting with robotics

Flexible EtherCAT and PC-based automation help a dual OEM-system integrator create an adaptable laser cutting solution for a Tier 1 automotive manufacturer. » More info

Webinar: Cobots in Canada

Date: Aug. 25, 2021
Location: Virtual
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WMTS 2021

Date: Sept. 14-16, 2021
Location: Edmonton, AB
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Global Energy Show 2021

Date: Sept. 21-23, 2021
Location: Calgary, AB
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