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Facteon is a leader in designing and building world-class factory automation solutions for advanced manufacturing, welding applications and assembly. Like our customers, we’re manufacturers too. Established in New Zealand in 1981 as the internal engineering division of Fisher & Paykel, Facteon is now part of a global group of companies which includes Haier, GE Appliances, Candy-Hoover and Fisher & Paykel. We aim to eliminate the pain points from your manufacturing process through applying smart manufacturing principles in conjunction with Industry 4.0 and IIoT technologies. This allows you to focus on delivering a superior product to your customers in an efficient and consistent manner.
CTEK is New Zealand’s leading Industrial Automation and Integration company that has established successful partnerships with major players in the dairy, manufacturing, food & beverage, water utilities, other critical infrastructure markets in NZ and overseas. CTEK provides independent system integration, automation control and IT data interface solutions to asset owners. Our key services include advisory and audit support, design, testing, simulation and commissioning, and ongoing service support. Our strategic partnerships with leading global technology suppliers underpins our ability to provide leading edge solutions for our clients.
Beckhoff implements open automation systems using proven PC-based control technology. The main areas that the product range covers are industrial PCs, I/O and fieldbus components, drive technology, automation software, control cabinet-free automation, and hardware for machine vision. Product ranges that can be used as separate components or integrated into a complete and mutually compatible control system are available for all sectors. Our New Automation Technology stands for universal and industry-independent control and automation solutions that are used worldwide in a large variety of different applications, ranging from CNC-controlled machine tools to intelligent building control.
Science Robotics publishes original, peer-reviewed, science- or engineering-based research articles that advance the field of robotics. The journal also features editor-commissioned Reviews. An international team of academic editors holds Science Robotics articles to the same high-quality standard that is the hallmark of the Science family of journals.
Machines (ISSN 2075-1702) [IF 2.899, CiteScore 3.1] is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on machinery and engineering published monthly online by MDPI. Journal Rank: JCR – Q2 (Engineering, Mechanical) / JCR – Q2 (Engineering, Electrical & Electronic). Manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 16.2 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.9 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2022).