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Same Old Problem, Brand New Solution

Article by Ian Mogab

Old equipment is a staple on the plant floors of any manufacturer that has been running

2018 Career Fairs

Our team will be visiting college campuses this fall near each of our three offices.  Patti Engineering will also

Minor Upgrades, Major Improvement

Blog post by Ryan Goad, Controls Engineer

A couple of years ago, we completed a major retrofit of a

Tips and Tricks for Programming Wonderware SCADA System Soft...

Blog Post by Quincy Washington

Patti Engineering works with the world’s leading suppliers of robust and powerful industrial automation SCADA

What is the Cost of Waiting to Replace Obsolete Systems or D...

Blog post by Lynn Minard, Director of Finance

When thinking about replacing or completing maintenance on an obsolete system, the

6 Safety Tips Every New Engineer Should Know

Blog post by Payton Hoff

Manufacturing and industrial facilities are laden with a diverse spectrum of risks. The work environment

The Ever-increasing Need for Using Digital Twins

Blog post by Sam Hoff, CEO of Patti Engineering

I was recently meeting with a client who has 200 manufacturing

Strategies to Ensure Your UHF RFID Antenna Coverage is Suffi...

Blog post by Senior Electrical Engineer John Shipley

Are you familiar with ultra-high frequency radio frequency identification (UHF RFID)?  UHF

The Importance of Down Time from Work

Blog post by Barb Rausch, Human Resource Manager

“Vacations help us change the view, which can spark an idea or

Tips for Learning New PLC Software

Blog post by Daniel Miller

As system integrators, there are multiple times when you will be tasked to learn

The Many Benefits of PLM Plant Simulation Software

Siemens Tecnomatrix® Plant Simulation is a valuable PLM software tool for engineers working at a manufacturing facility and for

Automation Project ROI

Blog post by Nick Hobbs, Business Development

When manufacturing facilities are discussing new automation, there is sometimes the perception that