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Drafting Scope of Work for Controls Projects

How and why to draft a scope of work when considering automation controls projects.

Lots of facility engineers and facility

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Patti Engineering’s Connie Lemarbe Named One Of The 2019 C...

Auburn Hills, MI – September 19, 2019 – Patti Engineering, Inc., a

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Eliminating Bottlenecks Using Cycle Time Analysis

Bottlenecks.  They handicap your throughput, mess with your utilization, and throw a wrench in your schedule.  Sometimes the solutions

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Kettering University Centennial

In 1919, what is now Kettering University opened its doors as The School of Automobile Trades. No stranger to

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WinCC OA vs MindSphere

There are currently many options to visualize your data on the plant floor.  WinCC OA and MindSphere are two common

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Retrofitting a Siemens ET 200x with ET 200pro

Challenge
As part of a retool, a customer was looking to upgrade their Siemens ET 200x field devices.  This legacy

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Patti Engineering to Present Three Technical Seminars at 201...

Auburn Hills, MI – June 18, 2018 – Patti Engineering, Inc., a leading control system integration company based in Auburn Hills, MI

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A More Flexible Facility through Digitalization

In many ways and for many reasons, facilities are being asked to become nimbler and adapt to change more

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Webinar: Line Balancing and Error Reduction Using RFID at As...

On Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM CT, John Shipley will be joining Automation World to present

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Improving Work Station Efficiency with Plant Simulation

Virtually testing improvements in your plant allows you to test changes with just a few clicks.

Siemens Tecnomatix® Plant

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