Martin Gallardo

Martin Gallardo

Martin Gallardo is currently Product Manager of Tesys family at Partner Projects BU in Chile. Automation engineer by vocation, he dreams everyday to be an inventor to solve some little problem of humanity. His mind is continuously developing solutions for automation and control applications at Schneider Electric, and also he teaches to the next automation professionals how fun is the industrial automation and the easiest ways to create useful technical solutions.

Innovation for 90 year old products

Nowadays I’m working in a marketing position as a product manager for one of the most important offers in my company, and after a short time in this position, it all started to… Read more »

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Contactor requirements for hoisting machines under IEC 60204-32 – Part 2

As we saw before in part 1, the contactor requirements for hoisting machines are suitable for all types of hoisting systems, therefore we should assume as a first fact that… Read more »

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Contactor requirements for hoisting machines under IEC 60204-32 – Part 1

Within the field of electrical technology, the “contactor” has been for many years, the main actor of the motor starting systems , being the most widely used at the time… Read more »

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Technology evolution: from relays and wires everywhere to smart motor starters

I remember when I started to learn about motor control, and my first class was really boring, today this statement could be a little confusing since I am now a product… Read more »

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Creating “social behavior” in a PLC

Today, technology gives us a great opportunity to communicate to others quickly and no matter where we are, and that’s one of the most important accomplishments if we consider communications throughout our human history…. Read more »

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What are the rules for defining PLC’s obsolescence?

Every day we live with a lot of different devices that help us to have a better life, such as cell phones, music players and car GPS.  All these devices are… Read more »

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How can we best communicate our message of Energy Efficiency in social networks?

Who are we? That’s a big question, one of the most important questions that we should solve in order to transmit any message. Communications is a simple transmission of information,… Read more »

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