By: Jeanine Lubeck

Crane Hooks: Braking/Overhauling – Bonitron Crane & Hoist Solutions
September 1, 2016

Crane Hooks is a periodic update on topics related to materials handling with a particular focus on all things crane related…

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Crane Sentry® Hook Height by Laser-View Technologies
August 31, 2016

Does anybody ever really know exactly how high the hook is at any point over its course of travel or how hook height…

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Laser Sensor Can Detect Damage to Military Assets –
August 31, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 31, 2016 — A distributed feedback fiber laser sensor has detected acoustic emission signatures associated with cracks in…

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Dimetix laser sensors with difficult target surfaces
August 23, 2016

Dimetix laser distance sensors are readily compatible with a wide variety of target surface colors and textures. The reflection from a natural…

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Work goes all hours at Schebler sheet-metal plant
August 17, 2016

Sheet metal doesn’t care what time it is. In the middle of most nights, workers at Schebler Co. are welding away the…

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Vision-guided autonomous vehicles give Giant Eagle a lift – Network World
August 10, 2016

Wheels turning and forklifts filled—that’s one measure of success in any warehouse. If you can increase the amount of product picked…

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What IS an Encoder? – Robotics Tomorrow (press release)
August 2, 2016

Encoders use different types of technologies to create a signal, including: mechanical, magnetic, resistive and optical – optical being the most…

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Lockheed Martin supports installation of VOSS I long-range sensor for NATO mission – Aerotech News (blog)
July 29, 2016

Lockheed Martin recently supported a request from the U.S. Navy to rapidly outfit a Gyrocam® first-generation Vehicle Optical Sensor System (VOSS…

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Pallet Storage System [New Products] – Material Handling & Logistics
July 19, 2016

Dematic has introduced a new version of RapidStore UL1400, a storage and retrieval system that automates conventional pallet storage. The new…

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Collaborative learning robots featured at Industrial Automation North America – Today’s Medical Developments
July 14, 2016

With robotics’ use growing in North America, exhibitors at the upcoming Industrial Automation North America 2016, co-located at IMTS from Sept….

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