Automation in the field of July news broadcast!
What are the major events in the field of automation in July? What opportunities and challenges are there in the fast developing era?
Policy in hand
The Ministry of industry and Commerce announced the total number of industrial and communications industries in the first half of 2017.
In July 25th, Zhang Feng, a spokesman for the Ministry of industry and information technology, chief engineer of the Ministry of industry and information technology, and Zheng Lixin, the director of the Bureau of operation and monitoring and coordination, published the industrial and communications industry in the first half of 2017 in the press conference of the information Office of the State Council.
Implementation of standardized management of industrial robots will be implemented.
The Ministry of industry and Commerce will formally implement the implementation rules of the industrial robot industry standard management in August 15th. The Implementation Measures stipulate that the industrial robot enterprises which conform to the industrial robot industry standard conditions apply for the announcement management according to the voluntary principle, clear the division of responsibilities of the related units, and standardize the application and audit, supervision and inspection, change, rectification and revocation announcements of the enterprise.
PLC forcibly mandatory certification
PLC is the core of CNC machine tools, and the brain of Mechatronics Automation manufacture has been controlled by foreign manufacturers for a long time. Recently the Internet, the Ministry of industry, the Ministry of public security, the Ministry of public security and the supervisory and administrative committee jointly issued the mandatory certification requirements for the catalogue of special products for network security and network security, and the PLC list in the industrial control field.
The State Council issued the "new generation AI development plan".
In July 20th, the State Council issued the "new generation of artificial intelligence development plan". There are three steps in the plan. The first step is to synchronize the overall technology and application of artificial intelligence with the world advanced level by 2020. The second step is to achieve a major breakthrough in the basic theory of artificial intelligence by 2025. Some of the technologies and applications have reached the leading level in the world. Artificial intelligence has become the main movement to promote China's industrial upgrading and economic transformation. In the third step, artificial intelligence theory, technology and application reached the leading level in the world in the 2030.
2017 global top 500
In July 20, 2017, Beijing time, the U. S. "fortune" magazine recently published the world's top 500 list of 2017, the number of Chinese listed companies have increased for fourteenth years, this year, there are 115, 5 more than last year.
GE 30 billion acquisition of Beck Hughes
General Electric has already completed the purchase of Beck Hughes (Baker Hughes) (BHI.N) and merged its oil and gas equipment and services with Beck Hughes. The new company, named "Baker Hughes, a GE company", is expected to reach $32 billion a year and cover more than 120 countries. Home. GE will surpass Halliburton and compete directly with Schlumberger for the global TOP1 oil and gas service company.
ABB acquisition of KEYMILE communication network business
In July 3rd, ABB group announced that it would acquire the key communications business of KEYMILE group to enhance the product mix of its power communication network. ABB says that reliable information is the key to fast and accurate decision making in today's increasingly automated world, and more so for an expanding and interconnected grid. The Keymile communication portfolio can meet the needs of grid operators for reliability, availability and network security. The deal is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2017. (Cable News)
SIEMENS signed a cooperation agreement with the Chinese government to tap the potential of digitalization.
SIEMENS signed a cooperation agreement with the Chinese government and enterprises in Germany in July 5th to further cooperate to tap the digital potential and provide support for the upgrading and transformation of China's industry. Under the framework of cooperation, SIEMENS and the China National Development and Reform Commission have further signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the field of digital technology innovation and application. (Xinhua net)
Schneider electric innovation case challenge semi-final list released
In July 6th, Schneider electric announced the list of the seventh Schneider electric green energy efficiency global innovation case challenge finalists. The competition is a case study competition for global university students, focusing on smart city innovative energy efficiency solutions. This year, Schneider electric received 19722 applications, an increase of 20% compared with 2016, more than 120 colleges and universities in the Chinese race area participated in the competition, and the number of 392 effective proposals ranked first in the world. (the net)
Li Gang will be the head of ABB China robotics and motion control division.
In July 12th, Li Gang will be the head of the ABB China robotics and sports control department in September 1, 2017, and will continue to be the head of the ABB China robot business unit. So far, the head of ABB China and the leaders of the four major departments are all Chinese talents.
Construction of the Changzhou project of an Chuan robot
In the morning of July 14th, the two phase of an Chuan (China) robot Co., Ltd. was started in Wujin national high tech Zone. The total investment of the project is 45 million US dollars. It is expected to be completed and put into production by the end of April next year. As the market continues to expand, 3C robot and other new varieties have been introduced into the robot. The two phase of the project will be 72 mu, and the annual output capacity of the Changzhou plant will reach 18 thousand units. (Jiangsu network, China)
China's factory automation wireless network technology specification has become an international standard.
In July 17th, the high speed field wireless network technology specification (WIA - FA), which was developed by our country independently for the application of factory automation, became the standard of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), which marked the universal recognition of the industrial automation wireless network technology in our country.