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24 May 2017 Innovation focus results in double-digit growth
Omron South Africa experienced record growth in fiscal year 2016, despite the tough economic environment, reveals Country General Manager Victor Marques. Apart from effective target-market strategy implementation,...
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3 May 2017 Omron to fly Sysmac motion solutions flag at KITE 2017
Omron will showcase its flagship Sysmac motion solutions, incorporating robotic and visual inspection control, at the Kwazulu-Natal Industrial Technology Exhibition (KITE) from 26 to 28 July at the Durban Exhibition...
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5 April 2017 Latest EtherCat solutions, IOT devices from Omron take centre stage at AAF 2017
Omron’s EtherCat solutions and Internet of Things (IOT) devices will take centre stage at the African Automation Fair (AAF) from 6 to 8 June 2017 at Ticketpro Dome in North Riding, Johannesburg. In particular, a new...
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2 March 2017 Omron mobile robots ramp up efficiency in African warehouse, distribution sector
With supply-chain management and logistics increasingly under the spotlight in Africa due to remote locations and time-consuming transportation, warehouses are turning increasingly to industrial mobile robot...
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15 February 2017 Spotlight on Omron PID solution at The Solar Show Africa 2017
An industry-leading solution to the problem of Potential Induced Degradation (PID), which can slash the output of a solar-power plant by as much as 70%, will take centre stage at The Solar Show Africa 2017 from 28...
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31 January 2017 Compact, unified factory automation range means design simplicity for panel builders
A smaller, standard component height across all of Omron’s family of factory automation (FA) control devices allows for standardised wiring ducts and component placement, thereby optimising space. A standardised,...
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15 December 2016 Omron helps combat counterfeiting in the pharmaceutical industry
Cutting-edge inspection and code verification solutions
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29 November 2016 New FQ2 sensor redefines the vision system market
The FQ vision sensor family provides advanced inspection, code reading and verification capabilities previously only available in higher-end vision systems.
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24 November 2016 Omron South Africa stages highly successful Innovation Conference
Following the positive results and feedback from its inaugural Innovation Conference held in 2014, Omron South Africa staged this highly successful event again at The Venue in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg on 27...
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17 November 2016 Advanced control for compact machines: NX1 machine controller
The NX1 is the Sysmac*1 entry level controller from Omron that integrates EtherNet/IP™ and EtherCAT® connectivity, motion control, and I/O in a compact package.
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