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DMC Quote Board - December 2019

Visitors to DMC may notice our ever-changing "Quote Board," documenting the best engineering jokes and employee one-liners of the moment.  Learn more about DMC's company culture. 


Microsoft Flow: Create a SharePoint Folder When a List Item is Created Using a REST API

Microsoft Power Automate (formerly Microsoft Flow) is an excellent application to automate daily business processes. There are over 200 data connectors and it is intuitively simple to use.  Recently, I was developing a Flow to create a new fo...


DMC Houston Learns to Cook

To welcome every new employee, DMC throws them a welcome party. Welcome parties are great opportunities to make new hires feel welcome and bond as co-workers outside of a working environment.  This fall, Dillan and I had our welcome party wit...


Employee Spotlight: Curtis Weir

Curtis Weir is an Application Developer on DMC's Digital Workplace Solutions team. In this video, he shares one of his favorite projects and what he likes about working in DMC's Chicago office. "The most surprising thing about worki...


DMC Chicago Hangs Out at the Rock Walls

This past fall, those of us at the DMC Chicago office decided to put our willpower, endurance, and grip strength to the test by hitting up First Ascent Chicago rock climbing gym. With the help of the month’s activity fund budget, we gained admi...


Getting Started with WinCC OA: Part 8 - Libraries

Welcome back to “Getting Started with WinCC OA”! If you aren’t familiar with the series’ previous topics, I recommend that you read the respective installments before proceeding: Part 1: Creating and Opening a Project ...


Wine & Paint to Welcome New Employees

All new DMC employees start with new hire training in the Chicago office. New hire training lasts three weeks and consists of taking classes, building technical skills, getting to know your coworkers, and constantly celebrating the fact that you&rsqu...


Utilizing Tag-Based Alarms in Logix Designer

Whenever I create Add-On Instructions (AOIs) in RSLogix 5000 and Logix Designer, I make sure that they have their own alarm handling. However, this almost always requires some conditional logic and a timer. Now that Allen-Bradley has released the 538...


Getting Started with Siemens Multiuser Commissioning

Here at DMC, we love using the Multiuser server for offline projects with multiple developers. However, in the past, we’ve found that using multiuser for onsite projects leaves…something to be desired. To help alleviate this issue, Sieme...


An Introduction to Add-On Graphics and Pop-Ups in Studio 5000 View Designer

Rockwell’s HMI development software, Factory Talk View (FTV), is a notoriously powerful tool for HMI design with a wealth of valuable features. However, FTV is not always the most intuitive program to work with. Fortunately, Rockwell has also c...


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