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Profibus Debugging

A customer was having a problem with their Profibus communication. The Profibus nodes were dropping out occasionally. This caused

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Identifying Production Blocks Using MindSphere

Earlier this month, Sam Hoff, CEO presented at Siemens’ Realize LIVE Europe virtual conference.  In this case study, we

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Patti Engineering Announces Leadership Changes in Austin, Te...

Experienced New Business Development Manager Tim Hebert was recently hired and Nick Hitchcock was promoted by Patti Engineering, Inc.

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Patti Engineering Texas Office Attains Inductive Automations...

Senior Engineer Ryan Goad has successfully completed the Inductive Automation Gold Level Certification test for Ignition Software version 8.0,

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Patti Engineering Relocates Austin Facility to Offer Expande...

Control System Integrator Patti Engineering moves to larger facility in Austin, Texas, offering enhanced warehouse and shop space in

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Coming Back from COVID Quarantine

A lifetime ago, back in March, we reached out to you all to ask: What can we do

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The Role of Manufacturing During COVID-19

To our valued partners and customers,

During these unprecedented times, I’ve been thinking about our industry. While things are changing

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Rockwell to Siemens HMI Conversion

Control conversions happen all of the time when new tooling is replaced in plants. Cost is always a factor

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Patti Project Process

If you’ve never worked with us or if it’s been a while, you might be wondering what to expect.  

Every

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Solving Obsolescence with a Virtual Machine

If you are running a facility using Phoenix Contact VLC, you know you are about to hit a big

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Robot ROI Checklist

A common misconception about Robot Return on Investment (ROI) is that labor cost savings achieves an acceptable payback

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Improving Robot Cell Efficiency Using ROBOGUIDE simulation

Have you ever wanted to try some new ideas to improve your robot cell efficiency?  Many people

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