Mitsubishi | digital transformation for the factory floor

Drives & Controls Exhibition 2018 – NEC, Birmingham, 10-12 April Stands 256, 410 and 716.   Mitsubishi Electric is presenting a range of products bringing digital transformation for the factory floor. The collection and integration of shop-floor information are fundamental to deliver Smart Manufacturing. In support IIoT and Industry 4.0 Mitsubishi it will show innovations […]

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Avoiding installation issues with PWM inverters

Avoiding installation issues with PWM inverters   Variable speed AC drives have become very popular because of their energy efficiency. Additionally, they offer flexible control of processes and machinery using maintenance-free AC motors. AC drives use power switching techniques and generate high rates of change of voltage. Most modern AC drives use voltage-source PWM inverters. […]

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Avoiding inverter drive failures

  Modern VSDs use sophisticated electronics for control and communication. They will operate in extreme conditions and are very reliable and effective. However avoiding inverter drive failures involves regular review and maintenance. Despite being serviceable, drives are often forgotten after installation. Recognising this, manufacturers have made developments to improve their reliability. They invest significant time […]

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Process orientated drives for IIoT

  By enhancing traditional technologies with more intelligence, connected solutions are transforming the workplace. Digitisation of automation devices like VSDs ensures they can output data in a computer recognisable form. Hence, the resulting connected products that enable digitisation needed for IIoT. Reflecting this trend is the Altivar Process Orientated Drives provide more data for advanced […]

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Food industry award for Smart Condition Monitoring

Food industry award for Smart Condition Monitoring. Mitsubishi Electric has gained recognition for its innovative Smart Condition Monitoring (SCM) solution. It won the Continuous Improvement category award at the 2017 Food Processing Awards. The ‘Appetite for Engineering’ conference, acknowledges engineering innovation in food and beverage production. Mitsubishi’s SCM provides a simple, easy to install solution […]

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