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Lessons In Mass Production

Socrates and his student, Plato, are a perfect example of how good leaders are shaped by observant students. Here, Robert Glass, global food and beverage communications manager at ABB, explains what can be learned from global manufacturing leaders such as China.

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Commissioning In The Food Industry

When adding an extension to a house, an architect will often use computer assisted design (CAD) software to visualise what the extension will look like. Similarly, commissioning a new system for a food manufacturing plant requires soft-ware assistance to plan effectively and with digital twinning, manufacturers can optimize its ongoing operations.

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The Cost Of Functional Safety For Food Processing

In 2014 in the UK, a large food manufacturer had to pay a £800,000 fine after a serious industrial accident. An engineer was trapped by the machinery while examining a conveyor belt and suffered major injury and ongoing nerve damage.

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TE Connectivity Acquires ABB’s ENTRELEC Terminal Block Business

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, and ABB, a world pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, announce that TE has closed its previously announced acquisition of ABB’s ENTRELEC® terminal block business.

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ABB Completes Acquisition Of GE Industrial Solutions

ABB announced it has completed its acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions, GE’s global electrification solutions business on June 30, 2018. The transaction was announced on September 25, 2017, and is expected to be accretive to operational EPS in the first year.

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