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What is a Documenting Calibrator and why should you use it? 26/04/2017
Documentation of the calibration results doesn’t have to be hard and prone to errors. If you use a documenting calibrator it is done automatically! Download this free white paper and find out how! Full Story...

SICK TR10 Lock Ensures PLe/SIL3 Safety Locking of Moveable Machinery Guards 26/04/2017
SICK has introduced the TR10 Lock for highly-reliable mechanical locking of moveable safety protection on machinery, such as guards, hoods, flaps, doors and screens. Full Story...

High speed reading of stamped, etched or printed 1D/2D codes 26/04/2017
The Boa Spot integrated vision sensor from Teledyne DALSA now features a versatile new high speed code reading algorithm. This not only increases reading speeds by a factor of up to 10, but offers enhanced capabilities for more difficult direct part marking applications. These include codes produced using dot peening or laser of chemical etching methods. Full Story...

What impact will IIoT have on manufacturing? 19/04/2017
IIoT is changing the Industrial manufacturing competitive landscape and in order to stay competitive, industry the world over needs to understand the potential that IIoT holds, as well as the risks of moving too slowly. The IIoT provides significant transformation potential for industrial organisations, offering a means to increase the value they derive from modern IIoT open standards based automation technologies. Full Story...

Event: Smart Machines for the Future: 4th May 2017 19/04/2017
After the success of PPC&A's Smart Machines for the Future seminar, B&R is pleased to be invited to feature alongside other industry leaders for the next event on 4th May. B&R has been at the forefront of the Industry 4.0/Smart Factory movement and will discuss the strategies and opportunities that this provides machine manufacturers. Full Story...

Industry 4.0 diagnostics for pneumatics through direct digital control: IO-Link® module added to ASCO Numatics 580 Series electronics platform 19/04/2017
Emerson has expanded the ASCO Numatics 580 Series fieldbus electronics platform with the introduction of an IO-Link® communication option. For use with the ASCO Numatics 500 Series valve islands, the new IO-Link module offers a convenient, cost effective and reliable solution for solenoid valve control through direct digital data communication with the machine controller plus the ability for event-based and I/O mapped diagnostics – important predictive maintenance requirements for Industry 4.0. Full Story...

Webinar: Ultra-low Differential Pressure Sensors for HVAC – Are Both High Sensitivity and Reliability Possible? 19/04/2017
On 3rd May Adriano Pittarelli, product marketing manager at First Sensor will discuss sensing issues in HVAC systems. Pressure sensors are a central element for monitoring volumetric flow rates and pressures in lines and rooms. Pressure sensors are a central element for monitoring volumetric flow rates and pressures in lines and rooms. The webinar will explain how First Sensor’s flow-based LMI differential pressure sensor enables superior sensitivity for the measurement of ultra-low pressures. Full Story...

Intelligent Automation Systems inaugurates new operations in the United Kingdom 11/04/2017
Intelligent Automation Systems Ltd. recently officially inaugurated its new establishment at Hyde Park Hayes, a West London business centre, located less than three miles from Heathrow Airport. With this, the company reiterates its commitment to provide single-source solutions for high-quality industrial automation and motion control products to customers across the United Kingdom. Full Story...

How often should instruments be calibrated? 10/04/2017
Calibration is extremely important. If instruments at manufacturing plants drift out of their specification range, the consequences can be disastrous for the plant. How do you determine optimal calibration frequency for different instruments? Download the white paper and find out. Full Story...

New Gocator intelligent 3D line profilers measure down to micron levels 04/04/2017
The addition of the Gocator 2410 and Gocator 2420 to the LMI range of intelligent line profile sensors for 3D measurement brings industry-leading resolution capabilities. Featuring 2 megapixel sensors and a new embedded processor, the new models allow the measurement of micron level features at high speed over a large field of view. Full Story...

New motorized pinch valves series S170/S370 04/04/2017
There is an ever-growing demand in different market sectors for applications in which the pinch vales are the best solution. This scenario proposes new challenges and requires increasingly demanding performances that are not always achievable with the conventional pinch solenoid valves. Full Story...

TE Connectivity Offers New Range of HDC Enclosures for High Protection against Contact Corrosion 28/03/2017
TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, is introducing a new range of heavy duty connector (HDC) IP68 and electro-chemical compatibility (EMC) hoods and housing that provide protection against environmental and electro-chemical contact corrosion. Full Story...

Konrad Technologies and SET are jointly developing driver assistance system solutions 17/03/2017
The two companies are working together on Advanced Assistance Systems (ADAS), sensor fusion, and Hardware in the Loop (HiL)) testing systems which are necessary to enable a new level of innovative, automated testing solutions in the automotive space. Full Story...

Ultra-low differential pressure sensors in HVAC applications – is both high sensitivity and reliability possible? 17/03/2017
First Sensor is one of the world's leading suppliers in the field of sensor systems. Our company develops and manufactures both standardized and tailor-made sensor solutions for the detection of light, radiation, pressure, flow, level and acceleration for applications in the Industrial, Medical and Mobility growth markets. The company produces in-house and along the value-added chain from component to system level. Full Story...

Why calibrate process instruments? What are the risks of not calibrating? 13/03/2017
Calibration is an essential activity in the process industry. A new white paper from Beamex discusses how periodical calibrations of process instruments and test equipment influence plant performance, safety, maintenance, sustainability and product quality. Full Story...

Integrate USB3.0 & GigE interface connectivity to your products 13/03/2017
Pleora’s iPort NTx embedded video interface products allow designers of cameras and other imaging devices to integrate GigE and USB3 video connectivity quickly and easy into their products.  The iPort NTx products support IEEE 1588 Precision Time Protocol to synchronise image capture functions enabling the exact triggering of image acquisition. Full Story...

A new imaging method for food inspection 13/03/2017
Hyperspectral imaging is a novel imaging approach that allows us to see things that traditional machine vision cannot show – namely the chemical composition of organic materials. This leads to a host of applications within the food industry.  Full Story...

Twenty-twenty vision 13/03/2017
While robotic assistance systems are available for most types of surgery today, eye surgery used to be an exception. A Dutch company has changed that. A world first in eye surgery. Full Story...

DIN Rail Mount Transmitters with RFID Communications 13/03/2017
The TXDIN401 and TXDIN402 DIN rail mount transmitters transform a temperature or process signal into a linearized 2-wire loop-powered 4 to 20 mA output. Model TXDIN401 is a temperature transmitter that accepts Pt100 or Ni100 RTD and Types J/K/T/E/R/S/B/N thermocouples. Model TXDIN402 is a process input transmitter that accepts voltage, current or resistance input. The characteristics of these converters ensure high precision on the reading scale with 16-bit conversion.  Full Story...

8 or 16 Channel Universal Input Touch Screen Data Loggers 13/03/2017
OM-DAQXL is an 8 or 16 channel analogue input portable data logger with a 7 inch resistive touch-screen colour display. All inputs are programmable and can be configured for millivolts, volts, milliamps, thermocouple, RTD, thermistor, strain gauge, or frequency. All the menus, selections, and configurations can be accessed from the display touch screen. The unit also has 4 digital inputs, 4 digital outputs, 4 alarm outputs, one USB host port and one USB device port.  Full Story...



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