Automation Jobs – A Study

It is not just low-skill, low-wage jobs that are affected by automation; some high-skill, high-wage jobs too, are susceptible to automation. Take for instance, the task of collecting and analysing data. Some of it falls into the category of low-skill, low-wage. But, some of the activities that fit into the category of collecting and analysing…

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Selection of stainless steels for the food processing industries

Introduction Stainless steels are widely used in food and beverage manufacturing and processing industries for manufacture, bulk storage and transportation, preparation and presentation applications. Depending on the grade of stainless steel selected, they are suitable for most classes of food and beverage products. Guidlelines on the Materials of Construction for Equipment in Contact with Food…

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What is the difference between control panel and MCC?

MCC stands for motor control center. It consists of feeders for motors and blowers. Feeders are designed according to the motor rating. In most of the MCCs, auto/manual provision will be there. With manual provision motors can be operated manually. In auto provision external signal is required to start the motor. The signal is given…

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Electronic Industrial Timers

The Electronic Industrial Timers are used in the industries to control the process/operation with specified time interval of repetitive nature. It is basically a time-clock with an arrangement for on/ off operation/process at a predetermined specified time-intervals. They find applications in the control of sequential functions of industrial machinery at varying time intervals for plastic…

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Laser Triangulation Sensors

1) Introduction Laser triangulation sensors can be divided into two categories based upon their performance and intended use. High resolution lasers are typically used in displacement and position monitoring applications where high accuracy, stability and low temperature drift are required. Quite frequently these laser sensors are used in process monitoring and closed-loop feedback control systems….

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