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Technicalities

Techies, unite! Briefs from the world of clouds, servers, and the IoT.  Microsoft investing big in IoT. Microsoft announced April 4 that it will invest an additional $5 billion towards the Internet of Things. The money is expected to be spread evenly over the next four years into the IoT sector. As part of company restructuring, the […]

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Renew Now!

This week’s news from the renewable energy world Houghton secures coal-to-biomass contract. Houghton International has secured a three-year motor maintenance and repair contract at Lynemouth power station in England. The plant in Northumberland is currently being converted from coal to biomass. On completion, it is expected to generate 420 MW of renewable energy. Houghton will be responsible for […]

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Myandering Supply Chains

Tin mine in Myanmar a place where corporate meets conflict  For Wall Street suits and corporate executives, board rooms or stock floors are battlegrounds. The analogy is not unwarranted, as a cutthroat business culture requires many professionals to approach company decisions as territorial, survival scenarios. For some perspective, though, the source of flagship products for some of the […]

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An Apple a Day

Tech giant to join the utilities fray, sell electrical power Apple, Inc. dominates tech headlines on a daily basis, but it recently received plenty of negative press in being charged $14.5 billion in back taxes by the European Union. So it may very well fly under the radar that the computer giant is entering the utility market as well, despite […]

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PTDA releases digital version of its Power Transmission Handbook

The Power Transmission Distributor Association’s (PTDA) Power Transmission Handbook eBook is now for sale in the PTDA Store. The content has been adapted from the recently released fifth edition of the Power Transmission Handbook, a highly regarded reference on power transmission motion control products and the processes where these products are used. The book has been […]

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