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Epec releases the new SDK 3.8

By Johanna Korpela | Aug, 28 2020

The new Epec SDK 3.8 can be downloaded from Epec´s extranet. Epec MultiTool has several new features including, for example, a completely new Epec CANopen slave support, added sheet for Address claiming, new library parameter manager and the possibility to...

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Epec & Wapice: Scalable IoT solution for machine control systems

By Johanna Korpela | Mar, 14 2019

Wapice and Epec have together created an intelligent, comprehensive and scalable IoT solution for machine control systems. Built on Wapice's IoT-TICKET® platform, the cloud-based solution is designed to allow Epec customers to make and customize applications to meet...

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Employee Highlights: Mari Lehtinen – Office Assistant

By Johanna Korpela | Mar, 06 2019

Mari noticed an interesting job announcement in the newspaper Ilkka and realized the job was perfect for her. The job description was interesting, and the company seemed intriguing as well. Also the fact that this job would be located much closer to home than the one...

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Customer Success Story: Epec provides IoT solution for NT Liftec

By Johanna Korpela | Jan, 30 2019

Epec signs an agreement with NT Liftec, a market leader in the cost-efficient transportation systems for ports, terminals and a wide range of industries. NT Liftec is a development-oriented company driven by customer needs. The signed agreement covers the development...

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Employee Highlights: Marko Nurmi – Electronics assembly and Continuous Improvement

By Johanna Korpela | Jan, 11 2019

Marko started working in the Epec factory for the first time in the summer of 2008. After his year-long fixed-term contract, recession hit the industry, and consequently Marko’s employment came to a halt. However, after half a year, his work at Epec continued and...

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Epec ISOBUS Solution – Complete package for implement manufacturers

By Johanna Korpela | Dec, 13 2018

ISOBUS is the commonly used term for the J1939-based ISO standard 11783 which describes CAN-based higher level communication protocols used in mobile machinery in the agricultural sector. The purpose of ISOBUS is to guarantee interoperability between tractors and...

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Powered by Passion, Inspired by Automation since 1978

By Johanna Korpela | Oct, 26 2018

Epec’s 40th anniversary celebration was marked by a two day event that was held on the 20th -21st of September, in Seinäjoki. Epec Sales Meeting gathered together our partners from Finland, Sweden, the Netherlands, USA and China. We got to see all of the presentations...

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Epec releases new Firmware and CODESYS Service Pack for Epec 6000 series products

By Kari Ahvenlampi | Oct, 25 2018

Epec releases a major update for 6000 series Display/Remote Access Units. The update includes a new boot, Firmware 2.2.8 and new Runtimes for both CODESYS 3.5 Service Pack 6 (1.3.1.0) and Service Pack 13 (1.4.0.1). These updates make it possible for customers to...

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Values – The basis of business identity

By Johanna Korpela | Oct, 24 2018

Values can either be just words, or they can form a compass, with which an employee can navigate towards the right decisions every day. Values can be empty phrases, or they can provide the guidelines which direct the strategic planning in a business, ultimately...

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Epec’s Control Units Renew the Control of Tume-Agri Seeders

By Kari Ahvenlampi | Oct, 02 2018

Epec’s control units and touch screen renew the control practices of Finnish Tume-Agri Oy’s seeders. Instead of old mechanical controls, Tume-Agri’s new seeder – Draco – has information flowing between Epec’s control units, touch screen, and electronic controls from...

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