industrial controller

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industrial controller

A computer-based device that is specialized for manufacturing and process control. The primary categories are distributed control system (DCS), programmable logic controller (PLC) and programmable automation controller (PAC). See DCS, PLC, PAC and industrial automation.
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Hughes joined Cooper in 2009 as vice president (VP) and CFO and before that worked with Ford Motor Company for 23-years in roles such as global product development controller in Dearborn; as finance director at its South America Operations in Sao Paulo, Brazil; as director of European Business Strategy and Implementation in Cologne, Germany; as European Manufacturing controller in Cologne; and in other corporate finance and treasury positions.
JLR's manufacturing controller Alan Walker said: "Apprenticeships are fantastic for business because you get enthusiastic staff who are eager and willing to learn.
Alan Walker, JLR's UK manufacturing controller, has been appointed chair of this new partnership and said: "The region has been undergoing a physical transformation for a number of years and is now seen as a good place for businesses to invest.
During his 25 years service with the company, Kunes' roles included international manufacturing controller, regional finance director for Asia, vice president of Operations Finance Worldwide and corporate controller until his appointment to CFO in 2000.
Alan Walker, JLR's UK manufacturing controller, has been appointed chair of the new partnership and said: "The region has been undergoing a physical transformation for a number of years and is now seen as a good place for businesses to invest.
JAGUAR's manufacturing controller has pledged the car maker will focus on recruiting more people from minority groups in 2005.

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