372-phenom-x4-processor

The Next Wave

Control system technology in the manufacturing arena has been driving a lot of technology over the last few decades.  That shouldn’t be a big surprise, the worldwide revenue…

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DickMorley

History of Work – Part 2

Work is something we would generally like to delegate.  That’s what we did with animals, we got them to help us increase our abilities in the agricultural arena….

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Nash1

History of Work

Work? Not a big fan, personally.  I prefer to think about it carefully and for a long time before I get too involved.  My musings on work took…

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LAU

Renk Systems on the 15MW Dynamometer

Engineering calculations may say the design will work, but experience has proven that conditions in the real world cannot be fully anticipated.  This fact was expressed in early…

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MRP

IT and Control

The lines between plant control systems and Information Technology systems are blurring.  Even more than I previously thought.  Consider the latest from Rockwell Automation; Rockwell Architecture and Software…

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Manufacturing Trends

372-phenom-x4-processor

The Next Wave

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Control system technology in the manufacturing arena has been driving a lot of technology over the last few decades.  That shouldn’t be a big surprise, the worldwide revenue…

DickMorley

History of Work – Part 2

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Work is something we would generally like to delegate.  That’s what we did with animals, we got them to help us increase our abilities in the agricultural arena….

Nash1

History of Work

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Work? Not a big fan, personally.  I prefer to think about it carefully and for a long time before I get too involved.  My musings on work took…

MRP

IT and Control

Sunday, June 22, 2014

The lines between plant control systems and Information Technology systems are blurring.  Even more than I previously thought.  Consider the latest from Rockwell Automation; Rockwell Architecture and Software…