With its doors opening way back in 1967, Toombul Shopping Centre located in Brisbane’s Nundah suburb has seen a number of changes over the years. One of those changes was the centre being sold to Mirvac in 2016. Mirvac’s grand plans to improve convenience and to better align with changing trade area demographics, which included new entertainment offerings and dining is about to become reality in 2020. In addition to its current 146 stores including Target, Kmart, Coles, Aldi and Event Cinemas, the centre is about to launch its new $35 million dining and entertainment precinct called ‘UPSTAIRS’.
A cut-to-length line is typically used for jobs like uncoiling, straightening, measuring, crosscutting to size and stacking of materials such as carbon steel, tinplate, stainless steel and more. This requires a high level of precision when starting and stopping the associated motors to ensure accuracy when measuring and cutting. which can all be done using an ABB ACS580 Variable Speed Drive.
The transition from GE to Emerson Virtual Machine (VM) licencing is quite a painless process. While it’s changed slightly, it is still very similar to how it was before. This Tech-Tip will show you how…
Albert Einstein is widely credited with saying, “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results.”
We live in a world where routine seems to be the one constant in our life that never changes. By our very nature we automatically default to the same process of routine in our day to day lives from the moment we wake, till the moment we lay to rest.
Control Logic recently sponsored Megan Tildesley on a life-changing 28-day journey through India and the Himalayas during the ‘World Challenge India Expedition’. It’s a once in a life-time opportunity for a selection of young students wanting to build life skills, courage, kindness and adventure. This is her BLOG and the adventure that passed.
Fieldbus communication reduces wiring costs when compared to traditional hardwired input/output connections. FENA-21 is an optional fieldbus adapter module available for ABB drives that provide an interface to Modbus/TCP, EtherNet/IP or PROFINET IO. Through the fieldbus adapter module, you can give control commands, transfer process data to and from the drive, read actual values and drive status or reset a drive fault.
Wireless technology is a part of daily life. Odds are, you’re reading this very blog post on a smartphone, laptop or tablet connected to Wi-Fi, right? Before that, you likely checked your email, favourite news sites or other sources of information without giving a second thought.
It’s true, the days of landlines and DSL have largely disappeared from our daily lives.
But I’d venture to guess that if you are reading this in an office setting – on a desktop computer or a docked laptop – you are still “plugged-in” to a wired internet connection.
In an age where you can turn your home thermostat up while you’re sitting miles away in your office, why are businesses so hesitant to take advantage of these advances, especially in industrial settings?
Often, it comes down to one thing: reliability.