Dec 9, 2008
Joe Grove, vice president of engineering at OSSID, a Pro Mach
company, joins Gary for this discussion of how a packaging industry
equipment manufacturer can use new technology along with in depth
customer research to redesign machinery to achieve a competitive
advantage and give customers added value.
Nov 26, 2008
Gary reports from Pack Expo. Thoughts on automation suppliers
competing for OEM business, the recent spate of government bailouts
and the upcoming Safety Automation Forum.
Oct 28, 2008
The HTML of process control. Gary interviews Jonas Berge, Director of PlantWeb Consulting for Emerson Process Management in Singapore. He discusses EDDL (electronic device description language), describing what it is, how it is used and the overall system from intelligent instruments to how the information is displayed...
Oct 15, 2008
Gary reviews trips to the Emerson Global Users Exchange and
WonderWorld conferences. He offers thoughts on changes at Rockwell
Sep 27, 2008
Gary interviews Geoff Wickens, systems solutions manager for
Endress + Hauser and a member of the marketing committee of the FDT
Group. Wickens explains what FDT does and why it is of value for
users of instrumentation and asset management systems.