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Products

Versatile data acquisition solution with Bluetooth support (27/01/2015)
Article image Yokogawa Electric Corporation has introduced the SMARTDAC+ GM data acquisition system which is said to offer improvements to operational efficiency owing to its modular design, which facilitates the mounting and removal of modules. 
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Easing integration of Foundation and Profibus PA field devices (27/01/2015)
The latest version of FFeasy and PAeasy, from Softing Industrial Automation, offers combined hardware and software solutions for the direct and rapid implementation of Foundation fieldbus H1 and PROFIBUS PA field devices.
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SCADA solution with SIL 2 certification (27/01/2015)
Article image COPA-DATA has received Safety Integrity Level 2 (SIL 2) certification for its zenon SCADA product, which enables it to meet the requirements of IEC 61508 for the reliability of the safety functions of operational facilities.
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Laser sensor detects difficult targets 27/01/2015
A rugged laser sensor, designed for difficult distance-based applications over a range of 25-300mm has been introduced by Banner Engineering. Full Story...

Forty year old actuators still going strong 27/01/2015
Actuators from AUMA’s first type range, SA 4 – 70, have been operating reliably at a district heating and power generation plant owned by ERZ Entsorgung + Recycling Zurich customer for four decades. Currently around 500 AUMA actuators are deployed at three combined heat and power plants and a 160 km district heating network operated by ERZ. Full Story...

Mobile capabilities added to enterprise manufacturing intelligence software 19/01/2015
New capabilities embedded into the FactoryTalk VantagePoint EMI v6.0 software from Rockwell Automation gives the freedom to use any digital device to easily access optimised performance metrics and data analytics from plant floors and machines. Full Story...

Compact variable speed drive with extended power ratings 19/01/2015
Parker has extended its AC10 range of compact variable speed drives up to a power rating of 180 kW.  With power ratings ranging from 0.2 to 180 kW, the AC10 series is now suitable for light, medium and heavy duty drive applications.   Full Story...

Space saving I/O modules for the control cabinet 19/01/2015
Phoenix Contact has extended its range for the Axioline F I/O system with the addition of five compact analogue I/O modules.  Full Story...

Open architecture smart camera 19/01/2015
The new NEON series of smart cameras, from ADLINK Technology, is believed to be the first to combine the quad core intel processors running Windows embedded, a choice of CMOSIS sensors and a Genicam transport layer, which together simplify deployment with any PC-based vision software. Full Story...

A compact service interface for switch and control cabinets 16/01/2015
The FrontCom Vario is a new, compact service interface from Weidmüller for switch and control cabinets, designed to allow easy access to the control system/PC and electronics.  Full Story...

3D scanner for continuous solids measurement 12/01/2015
Emerson Process Management has introduced the Rosemount 5708 Series of 3D solids scanners for the continuous measurement of level, volume and mass of bulk solids and powders in large vessels, bins and silos.  Full Story...

Flexible flow control solution 12/01/2015
Durapipe UK has introduced a new variable area flowmeter range to offer increased flexibility for those looking to specify an effective solution for monitoring flow rates. Full Story...

Wireless Handheld Bluetooth transmitter 12/01/2015
The OMEGA UWBT series of Bluetooth transmitters are said to combine the accuracy of an industrial sensor/transmitter with the convenience of smartphones and tablets.  Full Story...

Nano PLC with remote communication capabilities 09/01/2015
Crouzet Automation can now offer a high-performance nano-PLC that is said to be able to communicate as part of the Internet of Things. Full Story...

Nano PLC with remote communication capabilities 09/01/2015
Crouzet Automation can now offer a high-performance nano-PLC that is said to be able to communicate as part of the Internet of Things. Full Story...

Modbus/DNP3-to- IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n wireless gateways 06/01/2015
Moxa, a manufacturer of industrial networking and computing solutions, has introduced a new series of 1-port and 2-port industrial Modbus/DNP3-to-IEEE 802.11s/b/g/n wireless gateways. Full Story...

Software expansion for mobile process data management 06/01/2015
Siemens has recently expanded its Comos Mobile Solutions product family, bringing together the Comos software web-based solutions for plant engineering projects in the process industry, and enabling all those involved in a project to access relevant information at any time via mobile data terminal equipment, such as tablets or a web browser. Full Story...

Third-generation of general-purpose drives 06/01/2015
Invertek Drives used the recent SPS/IPC/Drives event to launch the third-generation range of its Optidrive general purpose drives.  Full Story...

IE4 motor efficiency and advanced control technology combined 06/01/2015
The need to balance energy efficiency improvements against process control requirements has been removed with the introduction of synchronous reluctance (SynRM) motor and variable-speed drive (VSD) packages by ABB. Full Story...

Wireless temperature and humidity monitoring solution 16/12/2014
Monitoring temperature and humidity is important in many applications. However, too often, this vital data is manually collected at infrequent intervals which is not a suitable solution in situations that rely on stable temperature management to ensure product consistency. Full Story...

Data transmission via fibre-optic or copper cables 16/12/2014
Fibre-optic cables have become an established solution in industrial data communication. It can offer numerous advantages, particularly for data-intensive applications with a high demand on availability. Full Story...

Miniature servo motor controller 15/12/2014
An addition to its ESCON servo controller family, maxon motor has recently introduced yet another miniaturised, postage stamp-sized OEM plug-in module. Full Story...

Simple 2D-laser scanner offers long-range scanning capabilities 09/12/2014
The R2000 Detection 2D laser scanner offers a solution for demanding field monitoring applications and assistance systems, taking advantage of Pepperl+Fuchs’ Pulse Ranging Technology (PRT) Full Story...



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