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Key To Unlocking Maximum Value from Industry 4.0

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– Combining IT and Operations No matter how efficient your production output is, if Industry 4.0 technologies are not used to capture and visualise the data of these processes, true manufacturing success cannot be realised. This was noticed first-hand by Darren S., Information System Manager at proudly Australian company MTM Pty. Ltd. For years, the company […]

Designing the future mine

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The mining industry has made use of automation for decades, but adoption has typically been in silos. This interesting whitepaper by Open IIoT group member Beckhoff discusses why integration is essential to realising the full benefits of automation – and why companies should start as soon as possible.

The MX-System: Where the controller becomes a modular control cabinet

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The new MX-System from Beckhoff is quite simply a revolution in control cabinet construction. With the launch of this system, the company now offers a flexible, space-optimized, and intelligent system solution that completely replaces the conventional control cabinet in a bid to revolutionize control cabinet construction and automation altogether! When it comes to the automation […]

Reshoring Local Manufacturing in the Textile Industry with Beckhoff Automation and Modra Technology

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The soft flooring industry is a huge global market that has yet to be fully explored, leaving the sector open for innovative solutions to capitalise on this niche. Local Victorian company Modra Technology had the foresight to propose one such innovative solution for soft flooring product development, in the form of manufacturing machines that produce […]

Discover why Beckhoff’s PC-based control technology is ideal for intralogistics solutions

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What do a US shoe retailer, a European kitchen manufacturer and a Swiss logistics company have in common? They share the same key objective: to optimise productivity and gain an economic edge over competitors. And they rely on powerful PC-based technology from Open IIoT member Beckhoff Automation to achieve this goal! This whitepaper examines how […]