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Commissioning Siemens G120 Drives with Startdrive in TIA Portal

The built-in drive commissioning features in TIA Portal make it very simple to commission a Siemens G120 drive with a Siemens S7 PLC without the need for any stand-alone software. Drives can be commissioned quickly and easily, and afterwards all driv...


DMSki 2015

This year was my first opportunity to attend the popular activity fund subsidized event DMSki. A group of 25 of us, including three significant others, ventured to Vail, Colorado for the famed annual event. We rented an awesome house this year whi...


DMC Denver Has Fun With Dry Ice

One rather snowy day in Denver, Boris decided to bring in some dry ice. Sure he was using it for a project, but why not have some fun at the same time? The guys froze apples and string cheese; they created some massive fog out of a plastic water b...


Chicago Fly Fishing Excursion

As a new employee at DMC Chicago, I’m quickly learning just how easy it is to plan exciting outings with my fellow coworkers. At our first mentor lunch, Gareth and I were musing on how much we wanted to learn how to fly fish. With some planning...


Attend DMC Denver’s Opening Day, Opening Day Party

DMC began doing business in our Denver office back in August 2014, but now that the art is on the walls and the pool table is set up, we're ready to party! What better day to celebrate our opening day than on the Denver Rockies Opening Day at Coo...


SIMATIC IT Line Monitoring Tool for Overall Equipment Effectiveness

DMC has recently been working closely with Siemens in expanding opportunities to utilize their Manufacturing Execution Systems and Manufacturing Operations Management platform, SIMATIC IT. One area we've pursued is development of a Line Monitorin...


Geek Challenge Results: Fractal Snowflake

The winner of the Fractal Snowflake Geek Challenge is John Jacobsma of Dickson. Tim Jager of DMC also responded with a correct value of C, 10830. The Fractal Snowflake Challenge was a study in recursive programming. Recursive programming is a tech...


DMC Comic: Animals Part 2

Engineers are known for being serious about their work, but we leave plenty of room for laughs. At DMC, we have a fondness for humor of the geeky variety.  This month we meet some animal engineers. Post your ideas of where our engineers shoul...


Quote Board - February 2015

Visitors to DMC may notice our ever-changing "Quote Board," documenting the most infamous utterances of the moment. This month even the Denver office joined in!  


Trumped Up at DMC Chicago's 2015 Holiday Party

Each January, DMC pauses after the New Year’s hustle to reflect on the past year and recognize a job well done at our annual holiday party. The tradition has evolved from an indoor racing event in Chicago, to cruising Lake Michigan, the heights...


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