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Trends in Automation (TiA)

In Focus - Elements


As a provider of automation and learning solutions for a wide range of industry segments and areas, Festo is completely in its element. In this issue we look at examples on land, on water and in the air.

Latest Issue

TiA No.1.2021


In perfect harmony
Living with and surrounded by nature: in many respects, Norway is a pioneer for modern, sustainable living. Page 26

Fresh on board
From Norway to Chile: redesign and installation of the fresh water automation system on board a harvesting ship for the salmon industry. Page 32

From dung to fertilizer
Innovative: the Festo Motion Terminal ensures optimum dosing of nitrogen for transforming slurry into fertiliser. Page 34


Micro-dirt in the ball pit
Efficient process automation: an innovative Fuzzy Filter system removes around 95 per cent of all pollutants at the wastewater treatment plant in Barntrup. Page 36


Fresh from the vacuum
Rapid cooling of baked goods: the new Durrer VCS Vacuum Cooling Solution featuring process automation from Festo. Page 40


Elementary: (energy) efficiency
With a portfolio geared towards sustain


A talented mover
BionicMobileAssistant: the mobile robot system with far-reaching potential for human-machine cooperation. Page 8

Aerial acrobats
BionicSwifts: fascinating aerial acrobatics pave the way for new approaches to intralogistics. Page 10


Element: copper
Minerals and mining: process automation used worldwide to extract the pure element from ore. Page 12

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Trends in automation 01.2020
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Trends in automation 02.2019
In Focus - Intelligence - Bright minds, smart systems and clever solutions

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Trends in automation 01.2019
In Focus - New approaches in product development

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Trends in automation 02.2018
In Focus - Paths of ground breaking new technology and processes in an era of change

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Trends in automation 01.2018
In Focus - Changes switching direction, shifting times and play of light

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