- Industrial Automation and Process Control Research - Industrial Automation and Process Control Research Frost & Sullivan SEA and ANZ Industrial Pumps, Valves, and Air Compressors Market Factbook, Forecast to 2023 This research service discusses the revenues generated by various pumps, compressors, and valves suppliers in Southeast Asia, Australia, and New Zealand. The key companies mentioned in this study are either main international manufacturers across the countries, or the preferred go-to local suppliers. Research Methodology: The market sizes of products are determined by combining existing information in Frost & Sullivan database, analysing and incorporating geopolitical and economic drivers, and matching them with end user dynamics. Included in this report are data of historical years, 2014 and 2015. 2017 is used as the base year, and 2018 2023 is the forecast period. Research Scope: The objective is to identify the major end users, key product segments, and core international and local competitors in each economy under the geographic scope. The study also discusses the revenue contribution by product type, which includes positive displacement pumps, centrifugal pumps, rotary-screw compressors, reciprocating compressors, centrifugal compressors, single-turn valves, and multi-turn valves. Historical data from 2015 to 2016 have been examined and included. Considering the prevailing political, legal, and economic situation and other trends, the study also forecasts revenues and growth rates until 2023. Overall key drivers and restraints for the market are also included in the study. Top suppliers are ranked accordingly according to their revenue in the market. Geographic Scope: Southeast Asia (SEA): Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and the Philippines Australia-New Zealand (ANZ): Australia and New Zealand Major End-user Industries: Oil and gas (O&G) Power generation (PG) Chemicals and petrochemicals (C&P) Food and beverage (F&B) Water and wastewater treatment (WWT) Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) Others (construction and mining, automotive and transportation, metals and minerals, pulp and paper, electronics and semiconductors, pharmaceuticals, agriculture, machine tool manufacturing, material handling, and shipbuilding) Products Scope: Positive displacement pumps and centrifugal pumps Rotary-screw compressors, reciprocating compressors, and centrifugal compressors Single-turn valves, multi-turn valves, and quarter-turn valves Actuators Key Issues Addressed: What was the total market size for pumps, valves, and compressors in SEA and ANZ in 2017 and what are the factors that will drive/impede their adoption? What is the revenue contribution by key product types in pumps, valves, and compressors in 2017, and how will that change in the next 5 years? Who are the major end users of pumps, valves, and compressors in the region, and what are their contributions to market revenue in the base year, 2017, as well as during the forecast period? Who are the major manufacturers and suppliers of pumps, valves, and compressors across SEA and ANZ, and what were their ranks in 2017? Wed, 10 Oct 2018 08:20:13 +0100 Fleet Complete s Cloud-based IoT Platform CONNVEX to Streamline Delivery of Connected Services for Select Toyota Vehicles Mon, 1 Oct 2018 06:07:56 +0100 Digitalization of the Shipbuilding Industry Impact of Industrial Internet of Things in Manufacturing Mon, 1 Oct 2018 06:00:57 +0100 Emerging innovations in India This report "Emerging innovations in India" focuses on recent innovations in India in the fields of chemicals and materials, energy and environment, electronics and automation, healthcare, information and communications. Some topics covered are Cloud Computing-based Management Solution, Robotics in Manufacturing and Agriculture, 3DP Innovations , Automation and Electronics Technologies, Super-engineered Polymers and Biotechnologies, etc. Sat, 29 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Emerging Technologies in Printing Printing technologies and equipment are witnessing a surge despite the shift towards green and paperless environments. Electronic paper and digitization have not hampered the development of technological innovations in the printing industry. A majority of the printing technologies have been commercialized and used in the market for over a decade now. However the technological advancements in the printing industry continue with digital transformation. With the aim to overcome conventional printing technique challenges, the printing market continues to grow. Key technology innovations and contributors in the printing industry are discussed in this technology and innovation report along with insights on impact of technology advancements on industry segments. Existing printing technologies, such as inkjet or aerosol printing are expensive whereas screen printing and pad printing technologies are suitable for 2D applications. Hence, there is a need to have printing technologies for 3D applications in a cost effective way where long process chains and complex logistics can be avoided. Innovations are attributed to printing techniques ranging from hybrid printing, nano scale printing, micro dispensing to three dimensional printing for use in industries, such as printed electronics, packaging, publishing, decorative designing, and automotive, aerospace. oil and gas, and so on. The study provides an overview of the emerging technologies in the printing market, and also insights on the sub technologies enabling growth in the market. The study focuses on the trending innovations in digital, inkjet, offset, and 3D printing technologies. Key questions answered in the study What is the current industry scenario? What are the market needs? What is driving innovations? What are the technology adoption challenges? What are the industries impacted with advancements in printing technologies? What is the patent landscape? What are the different segments within the printing industry? What are the future opportunities in the printing industry? How is the innovation ecosystem positioned? What is the market potential? Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Technology Convergence Enabling Future of Digital Work Digitization trend can significantly save time of humans and improve productivity and enhance efficiency in business processes. The digital transformation is enabling organizations to cut down costs, analyze large volume of user data for effective decision making and in optimizing businesses processes while improving quality of products and services. Organizations are increasingly adopting newer technologies to drive automation in enterprises to remain competitive and to effectively meet end-user needs. With massive increase in data usage and trend towards embracing the Internet of Things (IoT) concept, AI, Big Data and advanced methods of data processing and computing such as Edge computing and blockchain are key towards driving the trend. Advancements in enterprise artificial intelligence tools for data analysis are transforming various operations and functionalities in an organization. Technologies such as Virtual reality and hybrid cloud storage are in development phase and are expected to enable automation and seamless integration with technologies for more advanced operations at workplace. The technology and innovation report Technology Convergence Driving Future of Digital Work covers enabling technologies driving the future of smarter workplace. The report captures information on technology and application landscape, key stakeholder initiatives, and growth opportunities for technologies in smarter and modern workplace. Key questions addressed in the innovation report: 1. What are the key emerging technologies that are likely to have a high impact in the adoption of digitization trend in enterprises? 2. What are the benefits and applications of the technologies enabling digitization in enterprises? 3. What are the key focus areas of technology development? 4. How are organizations impacting the digitization trend in workplace? 5. Who are the major influencers and what are the recent technology initiatives? 6. What are future growth opportunities? Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Breakthrough Innovations in Power Semiconductors Power semiconductors are the fundamental electronic components present in any power electronic device. They have been evolving for 30 years in size and performance. The power semiconductors are capable of acting as a switch or amplify current or voltage which has enabled them to serve diverse applications ranging from logic gates in the computer processors to sound amplifiers. Research and development towards improving the performance parameters of power semiconductors and to determine new semiconductor materials apart from silicon is an on-going process. Power semiconductors are being developed in order to propel the rapid advancements in technology like 5G (5th generation) communication, wireless charging and energy conversion. This technology and innovation report offers insights on the recent innovations in the power semiconductors. The research scope of this research service focuses mainly on the Wide Band Gap (WBG) semiconductors which are opening up new avenues in power electronics industry as a promising alternative for silicon semiconductors. This research service also offers insights on applications that might evolve in the next 5 to 6 years. GaN (gallium nitride) and SiC (silicon carbide) are two wide band gap materials which are extensively researched in the power electronics industry as possible replacements for silicon semiconductors. Other innovations in semiconductors which will be important from future perspective would be diamond, gallium oxide and their usage in different applications such as high power electronics, radio frequency, wireless charging and 5G communications. Semiconductors are being instrumental in design of any power electronic circuits, advancements in various power electronics domain has impacted plethora of applications at the component level. Power circuits in datacentres will be benefitted from WBG semiconductors to reduce the power consumption. Wireless charging circuit design can be optimized using the GaN semiconductors such as transistors. This report covers various WBG technologies and includes the following modules: Technology landscape Applications assessment Factors influencing development and adoption Key drivers and challenges Global trends and innovation indicators Stakeholder Initiatives and Innovation profiles Breadth of applications impacted Technology and application roadmaps showing the future prospect of Transistors Strategic insights about market and emerging trends Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 North American Pump Services Market, Forecast to 2023 This research study analyzes the North American pump services market across various industries. With increasing oil prices, the demand for pump services is expected to grow. Analysis is provided by type of pump service (MRO, installation and commissioning, decommissioning, and value-added services). Besides, the study sheds light on the key factors that drive this market, along with their impacts, through the forecast period. A comprehensive market share analysis for various types of service providers is also provided.--BEGIN PROMO--

Research Scope

The research study brings out the latest trends in terms of industry, economy, and technology across several end-user industries for pump services. It covers the opportunities for pump service providers and analyzes how the changing landscape and evolving end-user requirements are driving the need for pumps that are smarter and succinctly address every challenge and issue that customers face.  Digital transformation caused by the convergence of industry forces is driving unprecedented change. Data is the new currency, and there is demand from end users to generate and mine the data to convert it into actionable insights. This will transform the market, which is poised to record strong growth in the next few years. This study also analyzes the evolution of maintenance from an in-house-based to a predictive-analytics-based service. It also brings to light how, as technology adoption increases, the service channels will experience unbundling and how it will impact the service providers as their traditional revenue stream comes under threat.

Base Year: 2017

Forecast Period: 2018–2023

Study Period: 2016–2023

Monetary Unit: US Dollars

Geographic Coverage: North America: US and Canada

End-user Coverage:  Oil and gas, water and wastewater, chemical process, power generation, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and others. Others include pulp and paper, marine, textile, iron and steel, automotive, agriculture, mining, construction, etc.

Key Issues Addressed

  • The core questions that every pump supplier has to deal with at the beginning of every fiscal year are:
  • How is the market expected to grow between 2017 and 2022?
  • What are the key drivers and restraints impacting the North American pump services market?
  • What are the key business trends that are poised to disrupt the NA pumps business?
  • Which pump types are considered as most opportune for growth by chemical companies and at what rates are they expected to grow?
  • What are the major segments in the pumps market that vastly adopt new technologies? Which industries offer maximum growth opportunities during the forecast period?
  • How has the competitive landscape changed? What is the relative position of competitors in the North American pumps market?
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Innovations in 3D Printing Complex Structures and Liquids, Metals Joining, Hybrid Manufacturing Machines, Digital Printing, Cleaning Robots, and 4D Printing This Advanced Manufacturing Technology TOE profiles developments in 3D printing of complex structures and liquids, joining dissimilar metals, hybrid manufacturing machines, digital printing, cleaning and mopping robots, and 4D printing. The Advanced Manufacturing TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations and developments related to manufacturing and industrial automation on a weekly basis. Innovations are focused toward improving product traceability, energy efficiency and reducing environmental footprints, integrating product design and manufacturing aspects for reducing time-to-market. Research focus areas include rapid prototyping (additive manufacturing), lightweighting (multimaterial joining, plastics and metals manufacturing, carbon fiber-based composite manufacturing), smart robotics (agile robots, consumer robots, swarm robotics, cobots), monitoring and control (wireless control networks, human machine interface), and simulation and modeling (design and simulation software). The Advanced Manufacturing and Automation (AMA) Cluster covers technologies that enable clean, lean and flexible manufacturing and industrial automation. Technologies such as three-dimensional (3D) and four-dimensional (4D) printing, wireless sensors and networks, information and communication technology, multimaterial joining, composites manufacturing, digital manufacturing, micro- and nano-manufacturing, lasers, advanced software, and printing techniques, are covered as part of this cluster. The technologies covered here impact a wide range of industries, such as the impact semiconductor, automotive and transportation, aerospace and defense, industrial, healthcare, logistics, and electronics industries. Keywords: Additive manufacturing, 3D printing, joining, forging, metals, digital printing, 4D printing, cleaning and mopping robots, liquid 3D printing, silicone Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Three days of automation and digitalization in Nuremberg Wed, 12 Sep 2018 05:24:46 +0100