OMAC Features PackML and Other Production Improvement Resources at PACK EXPO International

2014-10-27
  • See OMAC at PACK EXPO Booth N-4544 in the Association Pavilion
  • Learn more about PackML and other OMAC initiatives at November 4 press conference during PACK EXPO
  • OMAC initiates study to extend PackML tools to broader manufacturing applications

Reston, Va - Members of the Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC) are in the vanguard of creating more efficient operations for manufacturing and packaging. Many OMAC members are featuring PackML, a controls language standard which improves communication and interoperability between devices, in their solutions on exhibit at PACK EXPO International, November 2-5 in Chicago, McCormick Place.

OMAC Studies use of ISA TR88.00.02 in Manufacturing

2014-09-19

Better known as PackML, TR88.00.02 isn’t just for packaging anymore.  Now OMAC asks if you’re interested in a ready-made solution to streamline your manufacturing operations.

 

Chicago, Illinois – During the OMAC Manufacturing Workgroup’s presentation at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), OMAC’s board announced formation of a new TR88 in Manufacturing study group.  The group’s objective is simple: what will it take to implement TR88.00.02, better known as OMAC PackML, throughout manufacturing?

OMAC Members to Present Manufacturing Benefits of STEP-NC ISO Standard at Upcoming IMTS 2014 Show and TRAM Conference

2014-08-14

Reston, Va - Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC) members, The Boeing Company and STEP Tools, Inc. will demonstrate and discuss practical applications of programming with STEP-NC ISO standards during the upcoming IMTS 2014 show and the Trends in Advanced Machining, Manufacturing and Materials (TRAM) Conference. The show and conference are September 8-13, 2014 at McCormick Place, Chicago, IL USA. The demonstration will take place in the Okuma booth, a manufacturing technology provider for Boeing.

 

OMAC Welcomes Leading Drive Engineering Solution Provider LTi DRiVES

2014-07-21

Reston, Va - Leading motion automation and drive systems provider LTi DRiVES has joined the Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC). OMAC members collaborate to address issues that confront global manufacturing and develop industry guidelines that help improve efficiency, productivity and profitability.

 

OMAC Expands Focus and Introduces New Manufacturing Workgroup

2014-05-07

Reston, Va - The Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC) is pleased to introduce its new Manufacturing Workgroup, formerly known as the Machine Tool Workgroup. OMAC expanded the Group’s focus and changed its name to more accurately reflect its membership and their goals.

OMAC Welcomes Engineering Services Leader L&T Technology Services

2014-04-29

Reston, Va - Global engineering services leader L&T Technology Services has joined the Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC), as part of its Manufacturing Workgroup. OMAC members collaborate to address issues that confront global manufacturing and develop industry guidelines that help improve efficiency, productivity and profitability.

ARC Orlando Forum February 10-13, 2014

2013-12-20

OMAC will hold several meetings in Orlando, FL on 13-14 February at the Renaissance Orlando at Sea World hotel.  The OMAC meetings occur at the end of the ARC Industry Forum

OMAC Presents PackML Workshop in Warm Up to The Automation Conference 2014

2014-05-02
  • Half-day training session provides usable templates and PackML fundamentals
  • PackML Workshop, May 19; The Automation Conference May 20-21 Chicago Marriott O’Hare

Reston, Va - OMAC, in partnership with The Automation Conference 2014, is presenting a half-day workshop for packaging professionals who want to learn more about implementing PackML to increase productivity, integration efficiency, and machine performance. The PackML Workshop, which is exclusive to The Automation Conference attendees, takes place on May 19, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m, at the Chicago Marriott O’Hare. The Automation Conference is May 20-21 at the same location.

OMAC Board Members highlight success of PackML

2013-11-12

Board members Mark Ruberg and Dan Amundson discuss OMAC with Summit’s Pat Reynolds during PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013.

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With PackML in Action, PACK EXPO Las Vegas Connections Were Clear

2013-11-12

The Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC), best known for the PackML standard, generated more interest than ever with a demonstration of PackML in action at PACK EXPO Las Vegas (Sept. 23–25, 2013; Las Vegas Convention Center).

OMAC, an organization for automation and manufacturing professionals, supports the machine automation and operation needs of manufacturing. The group used its presence at PACK EXPO to demonstrate the interoperability between control platforms using standards it has adopted and/or developed.

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