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3D printing: a new threat to gun control and security policy?

The threat of self-manufactured firearms is not new, but a critical barrier is collapsing. Until recently, most people didn't have the skills to make a weapon as...

Business 27 July, 2016

Are Australian companies doing enough to transform themselves?

Rob Strummer, MD of IFS Australia & New Zealand, expresses his concerns over where Australia is ranked globally in relation to digital transformation.

Business 19 July, 2016

Intelligent sensor technology and the cloud

Big data analytics will play an important role in the realisation of Industry 4.0, and the most efficient way to achieve it will be by the effective use of cloud computing...

Factory automation 08 July, 2016

Smart devices rely on even smarter engineering

As industrial machines become more sophisticated and connected, the need for 'smart engineering' and detailed application knowledge continues to grow to increase...

Equipment 06 July, 2016

Alarming discoveries: improving operator effectiveness

Alarm management standards such as IEC 62682 and ISA 18.2 emphasise the importance of life cycle support in alarm management.

Process control systems 05 July, 2016

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Intelligent sensor technology and the cloud

Intelligent sensor technology and the cloud

Big data analytics will play an important role in the realisation of Industry 4.0, and the most efficient way to achieve it will be by the...

Article 08 July, 2016
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Alarming discoveries: improving operator effectiveness

Alarming discoveries: improving operator effectiveness

Alarm management standards such as IEC 62682 and ISA 18.2 emphasise the importance of life cycle support in alarm management.

Article 05 July, 2016
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Comparing IS barrier solutions

Comparing IS barrier solutions

Significant savings, both initial installation and ongoing maintenance costs, for an intrinsically safe (IS) facility or project can be achieved by...

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