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HARTING Limited

Caswell Road
Brackmills Industrial Estate
Northampton
NN4 7PW
United Kingdom

Telephone : 01604 827500
Fax : 01604 706777
Email : enquiries@harting.com
Web : www.harting.co.uk


Editorial archive;

Harsh environment connector distribution agreement 04/09/2017
A new distribution agreement will see HARTING and PEI-Genesis offering harsh environment connector solutions and engineering design expertise to customers across Europe. Full Story...

HARTING adds EtherCAT connectivity to its industrial computer architecture 28/08/2017
HARTING has added EtherCAT connectivity to its MICA (Modular Industrial Computing Architecture) open source platform for industrial applications. Full Story...

Robust metal docking frame for easy connections 31/07/2017
HARTING has introduced a new robust metal connector solution to speed up the installation of systems that have to be mated ‘blind’ or coupled automatically – in switch cabinet drawers, for example. Full Story...

Integrated industry and the future of smart factories 08/06/2017
Commonly known as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT) or Industry 4.0, Integrated Industry is the concept of a fully connected manufacturing system, where there is communication at each stage of the production process, says Gavin Stoppel of Harting. Full Story...

Han® product family a major growth driver for the Technology Group 08/05/2017
The rise of the HARTING Technology Group started with the Han® connector - developed by the company’s founder Wilhelm Harting in the 1950s. The Han® product family has been a major growth driver for the family owned and managed company for decades. The Han-Modular® range is now taking this impressive success story to a new level. The Han® Pneumatic Module Metal connector has been created to suit high mating cycles and meet the increased demands of flexible production processes. Full Story...

RFID’s role in manufacturing logistics 21/02/2017
Howard Forryan explains how advances in RFID technology can be utilised to improve manufacturing logistics systems. Full Story...

Industry 4.0: More than a powerful trend 30/01/2017
The path to the fourth Industrial Revolution is not always clear. Many companies and industrial organisations have different views on the precise meaning of Industry 4.0. As a pioneering technology group, HARTING offers solutions for these rapid developments and, to make them more comprehensible, has grouped them into six recognisable trends. Full Story...

‘Common Contact’ technology simplifies multipole connector assembly 25/07/2016
HARTING has expanded its Han Multiplier range which are designed simplify the assembly of connectors where multiple contacts are carrying the same potential (voltage). Full Story...

HARTING’s MICA ruggedised computer now available 19/07/2016
HARTING has announced the UK commercial availability of its ruggedised computer, MICA (Modular Industry Computing Architecture). The device was displayed for the first time in the UK at the ‘Drives and Controls’ show in April, and is now fully supported by HARTING Ltd for commercial use. Full Story...

HARTING expands commitment to EPLAN Data Portal 04/07/2016
HARTING is set to extend its commitment to the EPLAN Data Portal, a web service providing a component catalogue, built into the EPLAN Platform e-CAD system. Full Story...

Mini computer wins Hermes Award 25/05/2016
A mini-industrial computer from Harting won this year's Hermes Award for industrial innovation, which is presented annually by the Hannover Messe event organisers. Full Story...

Connector with integrated Ethernet switch 22/04/2016
HARTING has launched a new connector which incorporates an integrated Ethernet switch. The new US4 connector is the first device in which switch functionality resides directly in the connector, making it possible to network four EtherNet/IP or PROFINET nodes with transmission speeds of up to 1000 Mbit/s. Full Story...

Extended IS connector family 08/03/2016
HARTING has extended the Han Ex intrinsically safe connector family with new standard inserts and housings designed to offer greater flexibility through the provision of additional contact numbers. Full Story...

End-to-end Ethernet connection technique 16/02/2016
HARTING’s preLink end-to-end Ethernet connection technology is now also available in the form of an RJ45 connector face in a robust Han 3A connector housing. Full Story...

Development kit provides an introduction to RFID systems 23/11/2015
HARTING has introduced an introductory kit for engineers looking to implement RFID solutions. Full Story...

Adaptable RFID antenna 28/09/2015
HARTING has developed a unique RFID antenna which uses a coaxial travelling-wave concept to offer a compact package with flexibility in the design of RF reading zones. Full Story...

PROFINET conformity for connectivity product range 24/08/2015
HARTING has issued a conformity declaration which certifies that its new connectivity products conform with the current Cabling and Interconnection Guidelines for the PROFINET Industrial Ethernet system. Full Story...

Etherent switches support Precision Time Protocol 11/08/2015
HARTING has expanded its range of Fast Track Ethernet switches for industrial applications with the FTS 3000-PTP range of managed switches. Full Story...

Whitepaper: Clean connector solution for the food and beverage sector 04/08/2015
Hygiene is the number one concern for the food and beverage industry, having far-reaching effects across the entire production system. Effective cleaning of electrical connectors presents particular challenges. HARTING Technology Group’s new Han® F+B connector series eliminates previous limitations and can make a difference to the production process. Full Story...

Compact 16-port Ethernet switches 03/08/2015
HARTING has extended the Ha-VIS eCon range of plug & play industrial Ethernet switches, with new versions incorporating 16 RJ45 ports. Full Story...

Connectors for higher data rates and added safety 19/05/2015
HARTING has added a number of new modules to its Han-Modular industrial connector family, enabling users to benefit from higher data rates, more mating cycles and greater safety. Full Story...

Coax ETCS connector for rail and harsh industrial applications 23/09/2014
The Han Coax ETCS connector offers a high-performance coaxial connection solution for the provision of a reliable and robust interface for data transmission in railway applications and harsh industrial environments. Full Story...

Plastic connector hood offers flexible housing solution 09/09/2014
HARTING has extended its Han-Compact series of industrial connector hoods with the addition of a plastic version that features combined straight and lateral cable outlets. Full Story...

PoE+ standard in switches provides more power 02/09/2014
The latest range of Ethernet switches from Harting employs Power over Ethernet (PoE) to provide more power to connected system devices. Full Story...

Managed Ethernet switches optimised for industrial environments 04/02/2014
The new managed Ha-VIS mCon 3000 Ethernet switches from HARTING enable the construction of complex and efficient network structures, and are optimised for use in harsh industrial environments. Full Story...

Extending transmission paths in 10 Gbit/sec network cabling 08/10/2013
The new HARTING Ha-VIS preLink Extender enables simplified extension of transmission paths in 10 Gbit/sec network cabling systems, as well as allowing unused cables to be reactivated and extended until the next required connection. Full Story...

Higher data rate from four-pair Profinet cables 25/09/2013
HARTING has expanded its industrial Ethernet offerings with the introduction a new range of four-pair Profinet cables. Full Story...

Central management of IP-based communication networks 23/11/2012
The HARTING Ha-VIS Dashboard is a software system designed for the monitoring, installation and servicing of IP-based communication networks incorporating up to 256 network devices. Full Story...

Ethernet interfaces include patch cables 02/10/2012
HARTING has expanded its har-port family of service interfaces with RJ45 Ethernet versions fitted patch cables already fitted. This means that users do not require a socket, as would be the case with versions incorporating an RJ45 coupler and separate patch cables. Full Story...

New additions to stainless steel connector family 17/07/2012
The stainless steel HARTING Han-INOX industrial connector family has been extended with a number of new additions designed to add further application flexibility. Full Story...

Extended industrial connector range 19/04/2012
HARTING has extended its Han-Yellock industrial connector range with a new combined connector and socket housing which acts as a space-saving distribution cabinet. Full Story...

Cable assemblies for high-speed data transmission 08/02/2012
HARTING has introduced a new range of high-performance QSFP+ and SFP+ cable assemblies which can support data-transmission speeds of up to 40 Gbit/sec. Full Story...

Multi-contact double module added to Han-Modular connector 24/10/2011
HARTING has added a multi-contact double module to the range of data interfaces for the Han-Modular family of industrial connectors. Full Story...

Service interfaces for Ethernet and USB 16/08/2011
Service interfaces for Ethernet and USB have been added to the har-port product range from HARTING. Full Story...

Flexible data cables for 10 Gigabit Ethernet applications 05/07/2011
HARTING has developed a new generation of flexible data cables which are said to to guarantee transmission in accordance with the IEEE 802.3an 10 GBase-D Ethernet standard. Full Story...

RFID technology in industrial applications 21/10/2009
In any industrial process, as well as in public buildings such as hospitals, a wide variety of items of equipment come under particular scrutiny and have to be monitored continuously to ensure that they are fulfilling the demands and requirements made on them. Full Story...

Harting features new integrated RFID system 30/06/2009
At RFID Europe 2009, Harting is featuring Ha-VIS RFID: a fully integrated RFID system that offers a high degree of flexibility to simplify the implementation of scalable solutions in different application sectors. Full Story...

Harting and Nexans Co-operate on Automation IT Solutions 03/12/2007
Harting, electrical and electronic connector specialist, has signed an agreement with Nexans, a prominent player in the cable industry. Full Story...

Industrial Connector Family Swells with new Ethernet Module 02/12/2007
An RJ45 Ethernet module has been added to the Harting Han-Modular family of heavy-duty industrial connectors. Full Story...

Harting boosts Han-Modular range 08/11/2007
Harting has extended its Han-Modular range of industrial connectors with a new insert module that boasts a current rating of 70. Full Story...