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The Chinese Automation Giant, Hollysys, says its nuclear JV has received more orders for automation systems for nuke plants in China.
It's Not an Iron Man Suit-- It's Better! @Yaskawa partners with ARGO Medical #medical #pauto #automation #robotics
Yaskawa Electric, a major robotics provider, makes significant investment in ARGO Medical's ReWalk Exoskeleton device to help paraplegics walk.
Mark Twain said, "Never pick a fight with a man who buys ink by the barrel." So why do PR firms do the same stupid things?
@SME's PRIME school curriculum makes #STEM students want to learn math #pauto #automation #education
When kids want to learn algebra or how to solve complex problems, you know a school is doing something right. Welcome to the PRIME model schools.
For those who love syndicated the game show Jeopardy, one of the subject question answers is Anagrams. This took me a long time to figure these out. Humor is the best medicine. So here’s another dose.
Book reviews: The History of a Safer World by Gary L. Wilkinson; SCADA and ME, by Robert M. Lee; The Distributor's Fee Based Services Manifesto, by Frank Hurtte
Two oil well driller hands won a trip to France for all their accomplishments in the oil patch.
@ABB and @Statoil to develop deepwater subsea power and control technologies #pauto #offshoretechnology #automation #power
ABB and Statoil form partnership in $100 million R&D program enabling future ultra-deep water and remote subsea factories
Anybody remember the Tohoku earthquake? No? Here’s a hint. Fukushima-Daiichi. Now do you remember? April 7, 2011. The earthquake struck Japan, and in the subsequent tsunami, upwards of 18,500 people, their towns and livelihoods were literally swept away.
My recent customer service experiences with Powertrip and SOG are lessons we all need to learn.