ABB to provide digital automation systems for Indian cement grinding facility

ABB will be undertaking complete project implementation of supply, erection, testing and commissioning for the electrical distribution and ABB Ability 800xA automation system for Emami Cement’s greenfield cement grinding unit at its plant in Orissa, India. Source URL: ABB to provide digital automation systems for Indian cement grinding facility Source […]

EDM 101: Electrical Discharge Machining Basics

(Image courtesy of Makino.) Electrical discharge machining (EDM) has long been the answer for high accuracy, demanding machining applications where conventional metal removal is difficult or impossible. Known by many other names, including spark machining, arc machining and (inaccurately) burning, the EDM process is conceptually very simple: an electrical current […]

Siemens earns Society of Mechanical Engineers award for 3D-printed gas turbine blades

The Mechanical Engineering magazine Emerging Technology Awards is the first in the 137-year history of the Society that Mechanical Engineering magazine has singled out such future-focused technologies for recognition. Source URL: Siemens earns Society of Mechanical Engineers award for 3D-printed gas turbine blades Source Website: Factory Automation – Automation.com