Friday, November 3, 2017
How safe is your PLC system from a disaster?
Just because your legacy machinery has worked without issue for years doesn’t mean the future won’t hold any problems. When you’re working with a legacy system, you’ve got to be prepared for what might happen that could result in unexpected downtime.… Read More »
Friday, October 13, 2017
Regardless of what application you need laser markers for, Panasonic’s CO2 laser markers have you covered. These four diverse markers range from compact to basic to accelerated to suit your applications perfectly. Here’s what we offer of Panasonic’s CO2 line!… Read More »
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
CIMTEC Automation LLC, experts in high performance industrial technology and automation, announced today the opening of its new Raleigh, NC office. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, CIMTEC’s expansion into the Piedmont/Triad area supports the company’s accelerated growth plans.… Read More »
Friday, September 29, 2017
The engineers at CIMTEC Automation have noticed a trend in the replacement GE PLC Control parts market that is concerning. We want to make sure you are aware of this dangerous trend.
Some providers of aftermarket GE PLC parts are advertising “NEW SURPLUS” parts as direct replacements for NEW GE PLC parts.… Read More »
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
PLC’s do have a Shelf Life!
When purchasing PLC’s, it’s important to note the DATE CODE.
Check Date Codes to make sure you are buying parts in current and good-working condition. Parts with Older dates (5 years ago or older) could indicate dead batteries, corroded capacitors or out-dated firmware that interfere with the performance of your system or could even shut your system down.… Read More »
Friday, September 15, 2017
With the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), you can blaze ahead of the competition.
The Industrial Internet not only implements cutting-edge technology for your PLC but also enables you to employ solutions in real-time to protect and enhance the processes on your factory floor.… Read More »
Friday, August 25, 2017
If you have one of GE’s flagship PLCs—including the 90-30 and the 90-70, among others—it’s likely you’ve considered migrating over the years.
Since the 90-30 is now considered a Mature product, transitioning your PLC to an upgraded version is becoming an imminent possibility.… Read More »
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
GE 90-30 PLCs were made to run and they’ll last a long time with routine maintenance. Unfortunately, if something does go wrong, the right person to fix it probably isn’t around. That’s where we come in. … Read More »
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
CIMTEC is proud to be partnering with MiR to better serve their customers’ manufacturing efficiency and to provide factories with solutions that help them excel in automation.
Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) is a Denmark-based company that develops some of the most advanced robots in the industry.… Read More »
Friday, June 9, 2017
A manufacturing process audit will identify the strengths and vulnerabilities of your automation process. Through the audit, you open the door to meeting requirements for operations, achieving a more efficient workplace, and creating high-quality products.
Our industrial engineering team knows your system inside and out.… Read More »