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Manufacturers: Steer Clear Of The Great Resignation With Innovation Through Automation

Manufacturers: Steer Clear Of The Great Resignation With Innovation Through Automation

Every industry is experiencing the impact of the global pandemic on some level. Current “MEDIA BUZZ” is focused on a shortage of goods available to consumers, and the unrest associated…

Automation Solutions LLC To Present At The Infor XA User Conference

Automation Solutions LLC To Present At The Infor XA User Conference

Realizing Better Outcomes Through The Power of Automation & Machine Integration On The Plant Floor During an informative session on September 17, 2021, Steve Nordness, founder of Automation Solutions LLC…

Could your manufacturing process be optimized for operational efficiencies?

Could your manufacturing process be optimized for operational efficiencies?

Overcoming Production Challenges Now more than ever, companies are challenged with sourcing qualified candidates from a workforce having unrealistic expectations, and the pressure of rising labor rates and the ever-increasing…

Nothing Lasts Forever

Nothing Lasts Forever

It’s time to migrate your control system. One thing’s for certain – the evolution of technology ensures that “change” is guaranteed. As suppliers create new innovative solutions, many of their…

Yet Another Example Of Operator Efficiency Achieved Through Automation

Yet Another Example Of Operator Efficiency Achieved Through Automation

Many operators think automation is just for “Big Business.”  The following example showcases how a 100-year-old business blended Automation with Artisanal Ribbon Crafting through a relatively minor investment and in…

Automation Solutions LLC. Joins Beckhoff Integrators Group (BIG)

Automation Solutions LLC. Joins Beckhoff Integrators Group (BIG)

Joining Beckhoff Integrators Group (BIG) On January 27, 2021, Automation Solutions LLC became an official member of the Beckhoff Integrator Group (BIG). This recently formed partner network recognizes our proficiency…

A Control System for a Motorcycle Wind Tunnel

A Control System for a Motorcycle Wind Tunnel

Using BACnet/IP Gateway for building automation system integration Automation Solutions was approached by a leading motorcycle manufacturer to implement a control system for the wind tunnels used to test the…

Views of our Germantown Facility

Views of our Germantown Facility

As mentioned on the About page, Automation Solutions moved to the Germantown Industrial Park located off of Maple Road three years ago to accommodate rapid growth and expand our UL508 Panel…

Choosing an Automation Expert? What You Should Know Before Signing on the Dotted Line

Choosing an Automation Expert? What You Should Know Before Signing on the Dotted Line

Choosing an Automation Expert? Wanting to automate certain processes can be a great option to improve productivity while reducing labor costs.  Many companies have been using automated systems for years—but…

Electrical Product Safety is Essential

Electrical Product Safety is Essential

When you buy anything electrical, safety is paramount. You’ll commonly see the UL label on just about anything you plug in – just take a look at your toaster or…

7 Warning Signs that you May Need a New Control System

7 Warning Signs that you May Need a New Control System

With the new year here, many companies will be looking to budget needed updates to their systems. A company that manufactures goods should always be keeping an eye on the…

Two Reasons why you Should Consider AC Variable Speed Drive Systems

Two Reasons why you Should Consider AC Variable Speed Drive Systems

Used where mechanical equipment is powered by motors, AC drives provide a safe, efficient, and dependable option.  There are numerous ways that an AC Variable Speed Drive System can be…

Automation: Helping Make Work Safer

Automation: Helping Make Work Safer

Safety is an important topic when it comes to the manufacturing industry. Keeping employees safe and the workplace as free of injury and illness as possible is what each employer…

Automation in Action: How Bakery Bread is Made

Automation in Action: How Bakery Bread is Made

Do you think that automation is just for specialized industries such as heavy duty machinery or technical systems? That is a common misconception about automated systems.   In our previous post “Why…

The Consequences of not Keeping Automated Systems Up-To-Date

The Consequences of not Keeping Automated Systems Up-To-Date

It is important to have a plan when it comes to the maintenance of automated systems. One item is usually a contingency plan outlining what to do if the system…

Automation in Action: From Vine to Dinner Table

Automation in Action: From Vine to Dinner Table

This week, we will celebrate Thanksgiving as a nation much like we did a few hundred years ago.  Many families and friends will gather to enjoy a warm meal and…

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