POSCO, one of the world’s leading steelmakers, has deployed an RFID-based logistics system to streamline critical operational processes, provide its customers with real-time product information and improve packaging and shipping accuracy. It will soon begin tagging more than 2 million products annually.
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Remote construction sites often carry specific challenges for contractors, including muddy and unstable topography that is unsecure for heavy equipment. Quite often, the large platforms that are used to stabilize construction sites in the oil and gas industry are either lost or left at the site upon conclusion of work. Golden Environmental Mat Service (GEMS) [...]
Last week MIT published its annual list of the 50 smartest companies. It should come as no surprise that many on the list are actively pursuing the use of RFID technology. San Diego-based life sciences firm Illumina, which claimed the No. 3 spot, features RFID throughout its product line, including its pre-configured reagent kits for [...]
The National Institute of Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC) is deploying RFID to track and simplify the management of long-term biomedical samples that must be stored at subzero temperatures. NIBSC tested RFID technology for more than two million hours without a failure over a period of two years. The solution utilizes a new tag unveiled [...]