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OMAC Awards First John Kowal Scholarships
Program honors a champion of automation.
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Sep 29th, 2021
Predictive Maintenance and Cybersecurity
Experts urge OEMs to adopt predictive maintenance services or risk obsolescence. Watch this Take Five video to find out about two new resources available from PMMI and OMAC to help protect your plant against cyber criminals.
May 14th, 2021
OMAC Announces Newly Elected Members of Its Board of Directors
The Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC) announces the new members of its board of directors for the period of three years.
Apr 29th, 2021
OMAC Helps Manufacturers Share Best Practices
“When manufacturers come together and share best practices, the whole industry benefits,” says Bryan Griffen of PMMI. New OMAC website encourages and promotes your involvement.
Mar 25th, 2021
OMAC Offers Guide to Define Best Practices for Secure Remote Access
OMAC released The Practical Guide for Remote Access to Plant Equipment which is the result of a workgroup of 37 industry leaders convened by OMAC to define best practices for secure Remote Access to plant equipment.
Feb 12th, 2021
Packaging Industry Remembers John Kowal
John Andrew Kowal, loving husband, sibling, and uncle, passed away at the age of 62 on Wednesday July 8, 2020 at home with his family at his side. He fought the good fight against cancer until the very end.
Jul 13th, 2020
Counting Down the Top 10 Articles of 2019 - #1: Robotic Lines Clear Peeps’ Automation Hurdles
Based on online clicks and unique page views, we're counting down the Top 10 articles of 2019. In the year's top article, we cover the popular Peeps brand on its journey from manual packing of a difficult product to an ultra-automated robotic line.
Dec 31st, 2019
VT, Hennepin, MSU & UW-Stout win Amazing Packaging Race
Four students successfully collaborated as a first time team on the PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Healthcare Packaging EXPO show floor.
Oct 1st, 2019
Robotic Lines Clear Peeps’ Automation Hurdles
Produced in the billions, PEEPS® are so fragile and their packaging formats so varied that they resisted automation until a gentle but fast robotic pick and place primary packaging system solved a host of problems at once.
Aug 29th, 2019