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16
Jul

Congratulations to Jason Vilmer: PHD Top Performer for July 2020

FPE Automation’s Jason Vilmer Wins PHD Inc. Top Performer Award   This month, Jason Vilmer, from FPE Automation’s St. Louis office, was in the spotlight for his recent work at an injection molding operation. Jason is the winner of a PHD Inc. Top Performer award for a a solution he and the team helped design for a vertical lift of a

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16
Jul

FPE Automation’s Jason Vilmer Wins PHD Inc. Top Performer Award

Congratulations to Jason Vilmer: PHD Top Performer for July 2020 This month, Jason Vilmer, from FPE Automation’s St. Louis office, was in the spotlight for his recent work at an injection molding operation. Jason is the winner of a PHD Inc. Top Performer award for a a solution he and the team helped design for a vertical lift of a robot

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7
Jul

Epson Introduces the New LS20-B SCARA Robot

A New SCARA Robot Has Been Released by Epson. Introducing the LS20-B: High performance and long reach. Ideal for high-payload applications. Adding to Epson’s growing SCARA lineup, the LS20-B rounds out the LS-B Series which also includes the LS3-B, LS6-B and LS10-B. A substantial upgrade from their original LS Series, the “B” Series features a batteryless encoder, outstanding accel/decel rates, a built-in camera cable and new

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6
Jul

Universal Robot to Host Cobot Expo Digital Tradeshow July 28-30, 2020

Experience various cobot applications and live chat automation experts at The Cobot Expo July 28-30, 2020 From Universal Robots, the world’s #1 collaborative robot company: This digital experience will feature over 25 Universal Robots partner demos and 15 informative keynotes. Learn about various cobot applications including welding, machine tending, autonomous bin picking and end of line packaging. Hear from various

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1
Jul

Collaborative Robot Bin Picking Webinar: Tuesday, July 9 at 10:00 am CDT

Universal Robots ActiNav Live Demo Collaborative Robot Bin Picking Webinar Tuesday, July 9 at 10:00 am CDT With: Leena Antony, FPE Automation Controls Division   ActiNav, the new and revolutionary 3D bin picking kit for collaborative robots by Universal Robots, combines real-time autonomous motion control, cobots, vision and sensor systems in one easy to use, fast to deploy and cost-effective

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1
Jul

FPE Automation Wins Distributor of the Month Award from MAC Valves

FPE Automation is Distributor of the Month for June 2020 FPE Automation is awarded for their work in a food processing plant, implementing MAC’s MIO67 Fieldbus technology to replace valves that were consistently failing. FPE Automation’s Steve Moore beat out tough competition to install large process valves at a food processing plant. The previously installed valves from a different manufacturer were

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30
Jun

New Live Webinar: Detect Body Temperature as People Enter Your Facility

Thermal Imaging Systems Webinar Wednesday, July 1 at 10:00 am CDT Re-opening following a pandemic is a new experience for all of us. Getting back to a new normal is something we can’t afford to get wrong. Remaining closed prolongs the negative impact COVID-19 has already had on our businesses and the economy. On the other hand, rushing to re-open

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30
Jun

Detect Body Temperature as People Enter Your Facility

Thermal Imaging Systems Webinar Wednesday, July 1 at 10:00 am CDT Re-opening following a pandemic is a new experience for all of us. Getting back to a new normal is something we can’t afford to get wrong. Remaining closed prolongs the negative impact COVID-19 has already had on our businesses and the economy. On the other hand, rushing to re-open

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22
Jun

MAC Valves Introduces the PV12 Pulse Valve

Introducing the new PV12 Pulse Valve by MAC Valves   The family of MAC Pulse Valves has been a game-changer in the world of dust collection. The PV series patented design valve works better, is more efficient, fails less often  saves energy costs and produces a quick ROI. • Vertical oriented bonded spool for superior reliability and low leakage • 93 Series

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17
Jun

FPE Automation’s Art Gesell Wins PHD Inc. Distributor of the Month Award

Art Gesell/FPE Automation is the winner of the PHD Inc. Distributor of the Month Award for June 2020 John Ross, Vice President of North America Sales for PHD Inc. announced today that Art Gesell is the recipient of their top award for June 2020. Here is what he had to say*: Art worked with an aerosol can producer to replace non-U.S.-made

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