A 19th Century Rail Manufacturer Gets a 21st Century MakeoverRead MoreAll Industries / ControlLogix; PanelView Plus / Machine safety / PowerFlex / System Upgrade / Improvement / ControlLogix / Panelview / PowerFlex / Upgrades /
A 19th Century Rail Manufacturer Gets a 21st Century Makeover The first railroad in the U.S. was built in 1828: the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. Today, an estimated 140,000 miles of track are used to haul freight across the United States. An 1880s steel company making railroad rails sought a system upgrade to its manufacturing […]
Retrofitting an Aging Control System for Automated Storage and RetrievalRead MoreDiscrete Manufacturing / Automated Manufacturing Process / Batch Systems / Improvement / ControlLogix / FTView / Panelview /
A major appliance manufacturer upgraded their automated manufacturing process for an overhead storage and delivery system. The control system manages loading, storage, and unloading loops.