Industrial Manufacturing

Fujitsu on how IoT is reinventing industrial manufacturing

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The smart factory concept means industrial manufacturing processes will be organised in a smart way compared to tired, traditional methods. It opens the era of intelligent manufacturing where the entire production chain, including suppliers, logistics and product life cycle management are connected across frontiers. And most importantly, it offers you a real opportunity to reduce cost and improve your bottom …


Will there be a drone bubble?

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Anyone that had a chance to attend (or indeed watch the highly professional video coverage from Shephard News) the recent Xponential conference in New Orleans will have noted the plethora of small commercial UAS firms aiming to make a name for themselves in an increasingly congested marketplace. It’s an industry moving from its well carved little niche and into the …

A police helicopter flies past a UAV drone which was flying over a post-march street celebration in west Baltimore, Maryland, in this file photo taken May 2, 2015.   The Federal Aviation Administration announced industry partnerships on Wednesday to test commercial drones that can fly beyond an operator's line of sight, seen as a necessary precursor to autonomous drone operations such as package delivery.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif/Files

Understanding the real cost of implementing commercial UAVs

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The potential for using commercial UAVs in your business is now among the hottest topics in the region. Evolving from military dronee to toys for children and now to business tools,  these advanced, highly functional and autonomous flying machines can now independently perform tasks for you. But before you jump in to using one, you may find the below facts useful, …


FAA joins The Commercial UAV Show Asia 2016 lineup

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Everyone in the aviation business knows the importance of the FAA in promoting global aviation safety. From encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, to crafting air traffic control and navigation rules for both civil and military aircraft, every guideline made by the FAA influences the global aviation industry. In February 2015, the FAA released a set of guidelines on facilitating the integration of small …


DNV GL’s maiden collaboration with a Singapore startup- SwarmX

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On 13th April, DNV GL, hosted Norway Prime Minister Erna Solberg to unveil its latest products in smart wind and solar farms and its first collaboration with a Singapore UAV start up, SwarmX to produce greener energy (Source: DNV GL official announcement). With the combination of efficient data management system and smart docking system, drones can now take shifts to allow companies to closely …

Industry 4.0

Beckhoff Automation on how Industry 4.0 will change manufacturing

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Industry 4.0, or the fourth industrial revolution, is a term to describe a world in which machines interact and respond intelligently to the physical environment. The Internet of Things, artificial intelligence and data science are current technologies that will play major roles in the revolution. More than just a flashy catchphrase, Industry 4.0. is reshaping the way factories work and …


Building an intelligent transport system with IoT

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The concept of an intelligent transport system(ITS)  has been around for a long time but it was not until the emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) that it could become a reality. With wireless infrastructure and RFID technology reaching a critical mass, Asian cities are accelerating the development of intelligent transportation, and at the same time, facing considerable challenges. …

Rakuten Drone

Rakuten drone delivers snacks to hungry golfers

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Try not to be too alarmed when you hear a drone flying across your head when enjoying a golfing session at Chiba Prefecture’s Camel Golf Resort! Rakuten Inc, a leading creative Japanese e-commerce company has decided to upgrade its services and launched “Sora Raku”, a drone delivery service for golfers to access golf equipment, snacks, beverages and other items at pickup …


Start-Up Showcase: 5 minutes with Flutura

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In this age of the Internet of Things, smart cities, smart utilities, smart factories, smart worksites and intelligent transport systems are becoming an integral part of our lives. However, even something as simple as traffic lights optimisation, where lights are used to alleviate congestion, requires complex data crunching using algorithms and analytics. One up-and-coming start-up which has gained the trust and …