Conversation with an Expert: Data Exchange / MIS

About Us, Automation, News, Posts

Conversation with: Mike P., Controls Engineering Manager Topic: Data Exchange / MIS As you know, in factories people and machines work together to reach production and bottom-line goals. One silent partner in the process that can ensure the system runs smoothly is data. How quickly is the line moving? What is the defect rate? How … Read More

Conversation with an Expert: Communication Protocols

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Conversation with: Zach P., Controls Engineer Topic: Communication Protocols Proper communication protocols are critical to the success of your automation integration. Each piece of equipment in your factory needs to be able to “talk” to each other to ensure processes run correctly and your operation is streamlined. Depending on the manufacturer and type of equipment, … Read More

Delivering the best solution on time, every time.

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The Wes-Tech team delivers custom engineered solutions to solve your complex manufacturing challenges. Our 3-step process – Define, Develop, Deliver – ensures our team can help you get to the best solution, on time and in budget. In this series of posts, we are examining each process step in depth to give you more insight … Read More

5 Key Benefits to Manufacturing Automation

Automation, News

Now that we’ve been in the business of manufacturing automation for over 45 years, we’ve invented ways to introduce automation into almost any environment. We’ve seen trends come and go, but in general, more factories across more industries are moving towards finding ways to automate different portions of what they do. It’s worth taking a … Read More

Now it’s even easier to find your optimal automation solution.

News, Press Release

For Immediate Release: Wes-Tech Automation Solutions announces new website launch. Buffalo Grove, IL – January 28, 2021:  Wes-Tech Automation Solutions (Wes-Tech) announced today the launch of a new website, designed to make it easier than ever for customers to find the information they need to determine their optimal automation solution. Based on contemporary design principles, the … Read More

Remote Connectivity Tip #6: Routinely Test Remote Access with Your OEM

News

The manufacturing industry has experienced a great deal of change over the last few months, and there could be more “curveballs” coming. At Wes-Tech, our goal is to help companies adjust to the new normal as seamlessly, and thoughtfully, as possible. This series of tips includes some of the most important considerations when adding or … Read More

Remote Connectivity Tip #4: Only Use Industrially Hardened Infrastructure

News

Change in the manufacturing industry is here to stay and there could be more “curveballs” coming. At Wes-Tech, our goal is to help companies adjust to the new normal as seamlessly, and thoughtfully, as possible. This series of tips includes some of the most important considerations when adding or updating remote connectivity processes. Tip #4: … Read More