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New optical sensors see further (10/06/2018)
Article image With the R200 and R201 photoelectric sensors, Pepperl+Fuchs offers a solution where longer operating distances are required. The new optical sensors offer all the photoelectric functional principles and features of other products in the range.
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DCS empowers a converged workforce through a smarter experience (10/06/2018)
The latest release of the PlantPAx distributed control system (DCS) from Rockwell Automation is said to enable smarter, more productive and protected operations. New system capabilities include a more intuitive design and the ability to see contextualised information from plant assets.
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Diagnostics-enabled safety relays (04/06/2018)
Article image The new KFD2-RSH safety relays from Pepperl+Fuchs combine a diagnostic function, line fault transparency, and dual redundancy in a one-out-of-three architecture.
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Pressure compensated control valves for precise control of a constant flow 01/06/2018
Mass Flow ONLINE B.V has introduced the new Flow-Control series, designed by Bronkhorst, for precise control of constant flow rates in low flow gas and liquid applications. Full Story...

Image processing software offers direct support for Universal Robots 29/05/2018
The EyeVision image processing software contains a new command, which allows for communication with and control of a Universal Robot. This means that elaborate programming is now obsolete and just one command is enough to send the necessary tasks to the robot. Full Story...

Flexible UHF RFID reader 29/05/2018
The new RF-R3x0 from HARTING is a UHF RFID reader that combines software flexibility with a compact design to enable its deployment in a wide range of applications. Full Story...

Cost effective testing of potential IIoT projects 29/05/2018
ADLINK Technology has launched its DXS IoT digital experiments-as-a-service offering for the testing of potential IoT-based endeavours to determine the viability of possible solutions with none of the upfront costs and risk associated with a full solution commitment. Full Story...

IO-Link helps increase modularity in the field 25/05/2018
The Phoenix Contact block-modular Axioline E I/O system product portfolio now includes IO-Link I/O boxes. Full Story...

Muting reinvented and made safer 20/05/2018
In the automotive, packaging and intralogistics sectors material locks often need to be safeguarded against unauthorised access by means of safety sensors. Traditionally, muting processes with muting sensors have been required to clearly identify when transported goods are approaching a protective field and to bridge the passing of these goods through the protective field at the correct moment. Full Story...

Cloud-based and secure remote machine connectivity solution 20/05/2018
Moxa has launched a new Remote Connect Suite (MRC) that provides an is said to offer OEMs and machine builders an easy and secure way to connect to remote machines and equipment for the performance of critical troubleshooting, maintenance, data acquisition, and device management, resulting in faster and smarter support.  Full Story...

3D simulation program for robot control 13/05/2018
FANUC UK has launched an upgraded version of its intelligent 3D simulation software for robot motion control.     Full Story...

Quad output, triple monolithic switching regulator 13/05/2018
Analog Devices has introduced Power by Linear LT8603, a 42V input capable, high efficiency quad output monolithic switching regulator. Full Story...

New Infrastructure for deployed systems management 13/05/2018
NI has introduced SystemLink, application software for distributed systems management which is said to help improve operational efficiency and decrease maintenance costs through a centralised interface for automating tasks such as software deployment, remote device configuration and system health performance monitoring. Full Story...

Mobile diagnostics solution for industrial networks 11/05/2018
PROCENTEC has introduced Mercury – a robust tablet that runs the company’s new cross-platform software package – to enable troubleshooting, maintenance and monitoring of Industrial Ethernet and PROFIBUS networks remotely and wirelessly. Full Story...

Data and workflows for Industry 4.0 04/05/2018
The new Rittal VX25 large enclosure system supports the control and switchgear engineering industry on the path toward Industry 4.0. It combines a physical enclosure with its digital twin, ensuring it will meet all future digital needs – from online configuration and engineering to assembly, automation and tracking. Full Story...

Automatic calibration alert added to crystal digital pressure gauge 04/05/2018
Crystal Engineering, a unit of AMETEK Sensors, Test & Calibration has added an automatic calibration reminder system to its XP2i pressure gauge. Full Story...

Multiprotocol mobile interface for field device configuration 04/05/2018
With the introduction of mobiLink, Softing says it is the first company to offer access to the HART, Foundation Fieldbus and PROFIBUS PA process automation protocols with one single interface. mobiLink communicates via USB or Bluetooth and is suited to commissioning and maintenance with handheld host devices. Full Story...

NEMA 17 closed-loop integrated stepper motor 29/04/2018
JVL Industri Elektronik A/S has introduced a new compact and slim stepper motor. Full Story...

Ultra compact Industry 4.0 sensor for magnetic motor feedback systems 29/04/2018
The ultra compact LEC100 and LEC200 sensor duo has been developed by SIKO to meet the need the speed and/or position of a drive to be communicated to a main controller in real time within magnetic motor feedback systems, where space is often limited. Full Story...

Combined PLC and motion controller 25/04/2018
The new FP-XH from Panasonic combines a compact PLC with a motion controller. The CPU has 16 digital inputs/outputs and is equipped with four high-speed inputs. The PLC can be expanded with Panasonic's expansion units from the FP0R and FP-X series. Full Story...

Sealed connector system promises reliability 25/04/2018
Molex has introduced the Squba 1.80mm-pitch sealed wire-to-wire connector system which can fit in small spaces and provide protection against liquid, dust and dirt. The connectors carry up to a 6.0A current and provide an IP67 NEMA rating on the seals. Full Story...

Maintenance and operations support tool extended 25/04/2018
Yokogawa Electric Corporation launched version R4.01 of its Plant Resource Manager (PRM) software tool for centrally managing large amounts of data from plant monitoring and control devices as well as manufacturing equipment. Full Story...

Speaking the same language as Universal robots 12/04/2018
SensoPart has added a new robotics vision sensor to its VISOR Robotic series. The use of URCap software allows the sensor to communicate directly with Universal Robot (UR) systems. Full Story...



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