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Men's Wearhouse Garment Sortation

Problem
Men’s Wearhouse distribution centers were experiencing reliability and productivity issues. The company struggled with aging infrastructure, increasingly stringent regulations,

Hill Country Bakery Case Study

Challenge
Hill Country Bakery had a distribution center that housed both ingredients and products. The distribution center had multiple

Controls Upgrade with Virtual Commissioning

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

Minor Upgrades, Major Improvement

Blog post by Ryan Goad, Controls Engineer

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

A Robot Cell for Sound Deadener and Blackout Spray

Project Study by Steve Palmgren, P.E., VP Sales and Marketing
Problem:
One of our long-term customers in the automotive industry reached

Oetiker S5 to S7 PLC Upgrade

Problem
Oetiker, a global leader in automotive and industrial clamping and connection solutions, had equipment running on Siemens S5 PLCs,