August 2011 Issue

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CONTROL DESIGN is the only industrial automation magazine dedicated to the automation information needs of industrial machine builders, those original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) that build the machines that make industry work.



  • Hydraulics Under Pressure From Electronics

    As the industrial hydraulic equipment market matures, electromechanical solutions such as electric drives are replacing hydraulics because they are more efficient, cheaper and available with shorter lead times.

  • Pack Expo 2011 Features New Programs

    This year's Pack Expo, Sept. 26-28 in Las Vegas, will debut an Innovation Stage Program, 30-minute live seminars detailing innovations in the baking and snack, confectionery and pharmaceutical industries.