Category: Industrial Automation

Sumitomo’s Acquisition of Invertek Should Raise a Few Eyebrows of Intralogistics Specialists

On September 27th, Sumitomo Heavy Industries announced it will be acquiring Invertek Drives for around £100m. This announcement comes nearly one year after the company...

/ October 4, 2019

Innovative New Forecasting Approach Greatly Improves Accuracy of AC Motor Drive Demand Model

Big data model from Interact Analysis used to improve sophistication of market model dynamics Extensive primary research used to train and enhance model Motor drive...

/ September 11, 2019

China’s Electric Bus Market Dominance Driving Demand for Lithium-Iron-Phosphate Batteries

The demand for battery electric buses has skyrocketed in recent years. The number of electric buses delivered in Europe and the US increased by 75%...

/ September 3, 2019

The Lithium-Ion Battery Market

With the steadily increasing penetration rate of lithium-ion batteries in the transportation market, the energy storage market and the consumer electronics market, from 2017, the...

/ August 29, 2019

An Automotive Fairy Tale: The Sword of Simulation and the Quest to Cut Costs

Once upon a time there was a car company – let’s call it the Really Great Motor Company. The Really Great Motor Company was well,...

/ August 15, 2019

Double-Digit Growth Forecast for Warehouse Automation Market in 2019 and 2020 but Headwinds Exist for 2021

During the past few years, the warehouse automation market has been enjoying double-digit growth rates driven, in part, by the rise of e-commerce and omni-channel...

/ August 13, 2019

The Future of Warehouse Automation – 2019

An in-depth assessment of the market with an unprecedented level of granularity forecasting the market by region, country, end-user industry, channel, function, storage-type and project...

/ August 2, 2019

Predictive Maintenance in Motor Driven Systems

Maintenance of motor driven systems is undertaken daily, around the world, within plants, equipment and machinery. Where there are motor driven systems, there is a...

/ July 31, 2019

ITR Economics insight into the US Industrial and Manufacturing Sectors

In this guest post, Alex Chausovsky from ITR Economics provides insight into the US industrial and manufacturing sectors. Industrial Economy Outlook Industrial production in the...

/ July 23, 2019