GE Fanuc Automation North America

As seen in Automotive Design & Production

  • Improvements To Plant Automation Software

    From machine control to operations management, software lets factory operators and manufacturing executives apply the right amount of factory control.

  • GE Fanuc Facilitates Real-Time Control

    "The demand for speed, agility and responsiveness in production operations has never been greater.

  • Making It Real

    A rapid prototyping system is now available that makes parts and molds from powder that's melted by a laser, then solidified in place based on a computer program. Although that may sound familiar to those who are acquainted with rapid prototyping techniques, what makes this system different is that metal powder being melted can even be tool steel. It's called "Direct Metal Deposition."

  • Robotic Quartet: Digital & Real

    Among some of the newer products being offered by robot companies are software-based systems, which shouldn't be too surprising nowadays. Of course, work beyond manipulating digital information still needs to get accomplished, so there is also new iron...

  • When Controls Converge: CNC,PLC & PC

    Good news! CNCs, PLCs, and PC-based industrial controllers are beginning to look and act more alike. They are also quickly losing their island status on the plant floor. The result is industrial controllers that do more on the plant floor.

  • Going Fast with 'Conventional' Equipment

    Here are two views from two separate companies—best known, probably, as transfer line manufacturers—about the importance of doing things differently by applying appropriate technology to production requirements.


Contact Information

North America

Phone: (434)-978-5000
Fax: (434)-978-5205

Mailing Address:
PO Box 8106
2500 Austin Dr.
Charlottesville, VA 22906 US