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Optimisation in the fourth industrial revolution


Many associate the fourth industrial revolution with further expenditure – instalment of new sensors to collect data, investment in data storage or perhaps in 3D printing equipment – rather than cost savings. Fortunately, the reality doesn’t always need not be this expensive. In fact, manufacturers are the ones most capable of achieving tangible value in

Five steps towards a digital supply chain

digital supply chain

If the vision of Industry 4.0 is to be realized, most enterprise processes — manufacturing, product development, customer relations, and the workplace itself — must become fully digitized. A critical element will be the arrival of the digital supply chain. The supply chain today is a series of largely discrete, siloed steps taken through marketing,

How will cloud based automation change your business?


It is now well-established that the economics of cloud computing services add massive value to the business, a contention supported both by research and by the number of organisations that either have moved or are now moving production systems into the cloud. Challenges remain of course, and among them is automation. Cloudy challenges Cloud certainly

Remote-working has become a significant increasing trend


Times are changing. Nowadays both big corporations and small start ups encourage their employees to remote-working. Some companies develop policies and profound credo around this flexible approach. The new technology and the blooming popularity of the Cloud and VDI allows easy access to organizational resources from any place and any device. According to many reports,

Marketing trends for B2B marketers

B2B marketers

In 2017, B2B marketers will continue to deal with tangible growth and marketing ROI pressures. Below the primary B2B marketing trends that deserve your time and attention and will help you address the challenges, opportunities, and complexities you’ll undoubtedly be presented with this year. Customer Experience Balance Probably the most impactful B2B marketing trend in

Personal care packaging market expected to reach $39,585 million by 2022

personal care packaging

Changing lifestyle patterns in emerging countries, such as China, India, and Brazil, owing to the rapid economic development and increase in disposable income fueled the growth of personal care packaging market. Technological innovations in packaging designs, such as pumps, sprays, sticks, pen type, and rollers balls boost the growth of the personal care packaging market.

Priorities manufacturers identify for 2017

Supply chain manufacturers

Supply chain integration, automation, and analytics are among the top action items for 2017 identified by manufacturers. The focus in 2017 will be helping its customers to address these priorities through the practical application of Industry 4.0 and smart manufacturing concepts, which have established new benchmarks for manufacturers. With a mission to keep traditional manufacturing

Researchers develop ways to improve milling processes

milling processes

Fixing flaws introduced during the machining of large components used in the aircraft and heavy equipment industries can be time-consuming for manufacturers — and costly if they must scrap the flawed parts after they’ve been fabricated. A new approach developed by researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology is helping manufacturers eliminate those flaws

Metallic glass gears make for precision robotics

Metallic glass gears

Gears are essential for precision robotics. They allow limbs to turn smoothly and stop on command; low-quality gears cause limbs to jerk or shake. If you’re designing a robot to scoop samples or grip a ledge, the kind of gears you’ll need won’t come from a hardware store. At NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena,

Lufthansa, GE invest in aircraft engines plant in Poland

aircraft engines

Lufthansa and General Electric will jointly invest some 250 million euros ($270 million) in Poland to build a plant that will service aircraft engines starting in 2018. Mateusz Morawiecki, Poland’s deputy prime minister in charge of the economy and finance, told a news conference that it was an “excellent” project and a result of the

Gazprom revives new gas pipeline negotiations

gas pipeline

Senior management from Gazprom recently held a meeting with Berat Albayrak, Turkey’s Minister of Energy and Natural Resources. Both sides reached an agreement on driving forward the procedure for issuing the authorizations required to launch the TurkStream project. This involves constructing a new gas pipeline through the Black Sea and overland. It will run 660

Future of farming: driverless tractors and robots

driverless tractors

Within the next decade, farming as we know it is expected to be revolutionized by the use of self-driving tractors and robots that can perform time-consuming tasks now done by humans. Sales of major farm machinery have been in a continued slump amid weak prices for key crops such as corn and soybeans, but the

Energy saving: technologies you should adopt

Energy saving

When it comes to energy saving , many people think investing in solar power or buying an electric car are the only options. But conserving doesn’t have to be so expensive. There are numerous ways you can adopt energy saving technologies. Between smartphones and smart appliances, you can start saving dollars and energy all at

Three steps to guide the automation software decision process


In general, the decision-making process regarding enterprise software has been difficult – and made more so by the inflated promises of slick marketing. But business process automation has proven difficult in particular, and for three particular reasons. The first is that providers over-sold the capabilities of the first generation of process automation solutions. Second, it’s

World’s largest floating wind farm is going to be built off Scottish coast

floating wind farm

Five turbines will operate in water off the coast of Peterhead; the project will have the capacity of 30 megawatts and it begin later this year, with turbines erected in 2017 and the first power generated at the end of next year. Rather than using fixed foundations on the seabed, the project will use a

Industry 4.0? Goes through the digitalization of the manufacturing sector

Digitalization of the Manufacturing Sector

Is the Fourth Industrial Revolution only synonym of digitalization of factories, or of something else as well? Should the German model of Industry 4.0 be copied in Italy, or should it not? Many experts agree on the necessity of a new shared strategy within the country: where (and how) dothe Italian companies have to act

Facebook: 50 millions of companies use it for marketing

50 millions are the companies in the world that have a page on Facebook, three million per month choose to get publicity for hire on this social in order to extend their own audience. States this Luca Colombo, country manager of Facebook Italy, during the Roman step of roadshow “Boosts your Business”, organized in Italy

Lean Product Development

The capacity of product development and innovation is become a critic feature for the nations that want remain at the forefront, as well as for those companies that want remain competitive in the long-term perspective. Are the innovation and the development of the product unforeseeable services for use only of few man of talent? No.

Thomson Reuters ABB ranking in the top 100 innovators

ABB has been recognized by Thomson Reuters as one of the top 100 innovators in the world for the third year.

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