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I/O blocks enable faster CC-Link IE network building (25/07/2016)
Article image The trend for control solutions to move from classic fieldbus setups to Ethernet based systems is being supported by new CC-Link IE I/O blocks from Balluff.
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Smart timers promise precision (25/07/2016)
Article image Finder has expanded its range of programmable products which utilise NFC smartphone technology, which offer flexible and instant programming.
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3D measurement solution (25/07/2016)
Article image The new MCS10 multi-component sensor, from HBM, enables multiple forces and torques along three axes to be simultaneously measured.
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Valve diagnostic system for nuclear utilities 25/07/2016
Emerson Process Management and Teledyne Test Services (TTS) have jointly developed and introduced the QUIKLOOK 3-FS diagnostic system, a platform for testing air-operated (AOV) and motor-operated (MOV) control valves used in the nuclear industry. 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...

New digital mixed modules for I/O system 19/07/2016
The new digital AXL F DI16/1 DO8/2-2A 2H mixed module extends the I/O system for signal acquisition in the Axioline F control cabinet from Phoenix Contact. Full Story...

Minimised cabling and assembly costs at the field level 19/07/2016
With EtherCAT P, Beckhoff combines ultra-fast EtherCAT communication and power supply (2 x 24 V DC/3A) in a standard four-wire Ethernet cable. It enables direct power supply for both EtherCAT P slaves and the connected sensors and actuators in such a way that separate power lines can be eliminated, considerably simplifying system cabling.  Full Story...

Flame detectors keep personnel and facilities safe 19/07/2016
Emerson has introduced  the Rosemount 975 flame detectors, a range of optical flame detectors designed to perform in harsh environmental conditions and connect directly to alarm or automatic fire extinguishing systems. Full Story...

UPS for harsh environments 12/07/2016
Schneider Electric has introduced Gutor PXC, a standardised, fully industrial uninterruptible power supply (UPS) for harsh environments. Full Story...

Cloud system for Profinet simplifies distributed automation 12/07/2016
The new Proficloud system from Phoenix Contact enables easy and secure communication and control of machines and systems. The combination of the Profinet standard and Proficloud services is said to open up new possibilities for automation. Full Story...

Ethernet extender switch simplifies network extension 04/07/2016
Moxa has launched the industrial Ethernet extender switch, IEX-408E-2VDSL2, to address growing networking extension requirements driven by the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Full Story...

C-programmable I/O controller module 04/07/2016
Artila Electronics has released RIO-2015PG, the new FreeRTOS programmable remote I/O module. It is powered by a 32-bit ARM Cortex M4 processor equipped with 256KB SRAM, 3MB Flash and FreeRTOS real time operating system. Full Story...

Using a sequencer to vary image acquisition settings 04/07/2016
A new TechTip, ‘Using the sequencer’, is available for download from IDS (Imaging Development Systems) which explains how the sequencer function can be used to vary image acquisition parameters of successive frames in IDS UI-124x/UI-324x/UI-524x and UI-125x/UI-325x/UI-525x industrial cameras featuring e2v CMOS sensors. Full Story...

SIL1 gas detection controller 20/06/2016
Tyco Gas & Flame Detection has introduced the new MX 32 alarm and control system which is designed to meet SIL1 requirements. Full Story...

Wireless telemetry modules gain harsh environment certification 20/06/2016
The Modbus DIN Mount Gateways and Wireless I/O Modules from SignalFire Wireless Telemetry are now certified to Class 1, Division 2 standards, enabling them to be used as part of remote monitoring and control systems in harsh environments with the occurrence of explosive gases. Full Story...

Quick and cost-effective solution for control cabinet wiring 14/06/2016
Aimed at offering more cost-efficient control cabinet manufacturing, the new BT barrier terminal blocks from Phoenix Contact have been developed for the connection of conductors with ring cable lug. Full Story...

Leak-free high temperature valves and manifolds 14/06/2016
The E Series valves and manifolds from AS-Schneider are now available with sealing made of graphite enabling their use at temperatures of up to 550 degrees Celsius. Full Story...

Secure remote connections to the network edge 14/06/2016
WeConnect is a new solution from Westermo that enables simple, secure and reliable connectivity to remote networks via the internet. Full Story...

Enclosed IP21 or IP54 drives 14/06/2016
The VACON 100 range of AC variable speed drives from Danfoss Drives, has been extended to include standard enclosed drives supplied ready for immediate installation and commissioning.  Full Story...

Web monitoring solution promises plant control at a glance 14/06/2016
ME-Automation Projects GmbH, a sister company of Mitsubishi Electric, has introduced new functionality - PMSXpro Web Monitoring - to expand its PMSXpro process control system. Full Story...

High precision I/Os for measurement applications 14/06/2016
With its EL3751 EtherCAT terminal, Beckhoff believes it is able to offer high-precision I/Os for measurement applications. It is said to be capable of up to 10,000 samples per second, with a measurement accuracy of ±0.01% and 24 bit resolution, even in demanding applications. Full Story...

Small integrated motors pack big features into limited spaces 07/06/2016
As the official UK & Ireland distributor of Schneider Electric Motion USA, Motion Control Products recently launched an upgraded version of Lexium MDrive integrated motors - a range of stepper motors (NEMA size 17, 23 and 34) integrated with built-in electronics, delivering a large range of features to small spaces. Full Story...

Mid-range speed Gigabit Ethernet switch for industrial networks 07/06/2016
Belden has introduced the Greyhound 1040, a new industrial Ethernet switch from Hirschmann. This full Gigabit Ethernet switch offers the high-bandwidth and data speed required for industrial networks and offers a 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet (GE) fibre port option. Full Story...



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