TITLE

Automation by the Numbers

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
InTech;Apr2008, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents statistics related to automation, including the number of companies from which Boeing outsourced its 787 Dreamliner jet, the most popular radio frequency identification specification and the percentage of lithium-ion batteries present in electronic devices that Exxon manufactures with a separator.
ACCESSION #
31935415

 

Related Articles

  • ISA Certified Automation Professional (CAP) program.  // InTech;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p46 

    The article discusses the responsibility of the Certified Automation Professionals (CAPs) to direct, design, and deploy the systems and equipment for manufacturing and control systems, along with information about the characteristics of the radio frequency identification (RFID) tags.

  • Choosing the Right Battery for Use in Harsh Environments. LaBossiere, Michael // Product Design & Development;Jul/Aug2015, Vol. 70 Issue 6, p18 

    The article offers suggestions for choosing battery optimum for use in harsh environments. Topics include features to be considered for batteries including longer operating life, smaller size, and higher voltage, applications of bobbin-type lithium thionyl chloride (LiSOCL2) batteries including...

  • News From the Field.  // InTech;Mar2008, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p14 

    The article presents statistics related to automation, including the number of industrial plants in the U.S. employing nearly 29,0000 in 2007, the value of the radio frequency identification market in 2007, and the annual growth rate of contract manufacturing in China.

  • Consider read/write RF/ID for manufacturing. Rem, Matt // Automatic I.D. News;Jun98, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p36 

    Focuses on the applications of read/write radio frequency identification (RF/ID) in manufacturing. Reliability and versatility in a decentralized database; Key features of read/write RF/ID tags; Ability of RF/ID to withstand harsh elements of the factory environment; Interface options in...

  • RFIDba Establishing Certification Standards.  // Frontline Solutions;Sep2005, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p15 

    Reports that nonprofit trade association International Radio Frequency Identification Business Association has commissioned a cross industry assessment of RFID knowledge, job skills, and critical work processes required in the workplace . Efforts to create an RFID certification program; Plan to...

  • On the road with RF/ID: How radio frequency technology is speeding up the daily commute. Slinger, David // Automatic I.D. News;Sep95, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p52 

    Discusses how radio frequency identification (RF/ID) is changing the landscape of the transportation network in the United States. Search for solutions to improve public transportation's efficiency through RF/ID technology; Advantages of RF/ID; Positive effects of AVI systems on traffic problems.

  • Speak out! Poduch, Tom // Frontline Solutions;Sep2001, Vol. 2 Issue 10, p10 

    Presents results of a survey on large-scale enterprise implementations of radio frequency identification technology. Reasons for deploying and not deploying RFID technology; Alternatives to RFID.

  • Packagers think outside the box. Gurin, Rick // Frontline Solutions;May2001, Vol. 2 Issue 5 

    Reports on the use of radio frequency identification in supply chains. Automated data capture in the packaging industry; Development of smart packaging.

  • Automation by the Numbers.  // InTech;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p11 

    Statistics are provided related to automation including the expected growth of the radio-frequency identification (RFID) market in 2013, the number of electric motors on the highbay warehouse of engineering and electronics conglomerate Siemens, and the investment of measurement engineering and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics