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We are pleased to feature this press release from H&T Industrial after the recent installation of a PlantRun system at their manufacturing site in Blackburn UK.

mmmA wireless barcode scanning system is enabling 3M to track critical input materials and components used in the production of respirators and particulate filters.

The system replaces manual collection of input material batch numbers on to paper records. The requirement for paperless data capture was highlighted during the introduction of SAP on site.

A Prodigy based Plant Monitoring System is allowing Donaldson Filter Components to increase production efficiency and lower production costs at their filter manufacturing plant in Hull, UK.

furmanite logoFurmanite is a global provider of on-site heat treatment services including Pre and Post Weld Heat Treatment (PWHT).

To maintain its technological lead, Furmanite embarked on a program of rapid development for its “Next Generation” heat controller. The challenge Furmanite faced was to produce a system which was tailored to meet their exacting requirements, didn’t cost the earth and would be delivered to market on time.

food partners logoIn order to maximize efficiency and utilisation at their Kilmarnock site Food Partners have installed a Prodigy based system to monitor sandwich production lines.

birmingham airport logoBirmingham Airport is the latest in the UK to update its alarm supervisory system with a Prodigy Alarm Management System (PAMS).

Premier Autoclaves based in Keighley, UK are a leading provider of service and after sales support to the autoclave industry. The company serves a range of industries including high technology aerospace and automotive companies involved in composites manufacturing.

dali logoA major UK lighting design and manufacturing company recently approached Tascomp to develop a HMI user interface and DALI driver for their range of lighting products and luminaires.

Minimising disturbance to continuous manufacturing processes is crucial when choosing SCADA software to replace legacy control systems.  For complex systems choosing the right replacement can involve considerable investment in both time and money.

esab logoPlantRun shop floor data collection systems have been chosen by ESAB, a world leading manufacturer of welding consumables and equipment, to support an ongoing introduction of Lean manufacturing techniques to its factories.

Tascomp has recently supplied an automated test rig for thermal fatigue endurance testing of carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP) composite components to a leading US based aerospace components manufacturer specialising in aircraft de-icing technology.

cummins logoEngine manufacturers face a challenge to conform to the new Euro 6 emission standards which come into force in 2013. Particle emissions must be halved, and nitrogen oxide (NOX) emissions must be reduced by 77 percent.

gt group logoAs automotive engine manufacturers face ever tighter environmental emission regulations they are imposing stringent requirements on component suppliers for effective product testing.