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Products

SIL1 gas detection controller (20/06/2016)
Article image Tyco Gas & Flame Detection has introduced the new MX 32 alarm and control system which is designed to meet SIL1 requirements.
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Wireless telemetry modules gain harsh environment certification (20/06/2016)
Article image 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.
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Quick and cost-effective solution for control cabinet wiring (14/06/2016)
Article image 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.
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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...

Sensors and the Industrial Internet of Things 31/05/2016
The Internet of Things (IoT) opens up new possibilities for networking sensors even when they may be spread over long distances. Sensor signals can be provided at exactly the right time in the place where the information contained in the signals can be used profitably. Full Story...

Contact-type measuring sensors -v-optical measurement sensors 31/05/2016
Contact-type sensors, also referred to as tactile or contact sensors, are suited to use in tough industrial environments where the surfaces to be measured are likely to be contaminated by oil, coolants, grease, fat, water or dust, which can make accurate measurements difficult for optical sensors. Full Story...

Load cells offer hygienic weighing solution 25/05/2016
To meet the strict hygiene regulations required in production, HBM has introduced the PW25 and PW27 range of load cells, which are designed for use in filling systems and packaging plants, in multi-head combination weighers and static scales. Full Story...

Thin client HMI solution to meet Industry 4.0 challenges 17/05/2016
The smart thin client solution, VisuNet RM GXP with new RM Shell 4.1.VisuNet GXP with RM Shell 4.1 was introduced by Pepperl+Fuchs at Hannover Fair, to demonstrate smart solutions for applications in Zone 1 and 21. Full Story...

Configuration tool simplifies cyber security for large networks 17/05/2016
Westermo has released the latest version of its WeConfig network configuration management tool, which allows users to save time and costs when configuring large and complex industrial data communication networks. Full Story...

Planning and simulation tool for Profinet networks 17/05/2016
A new software tool from Siemens has been developed for the design and simulation of Profinet automation networks. Full Story...

Magnetostrictive sensor with IO-Link functionality 17/05/2016
MTS Sensors has expanded its linear position sensor range with the introduction of new versions of the E-Series that support the IO-Link communication protocol. Full Story...

New Delta robot solution 17/05/2016
The MELFA range of compact SCARA and articulated arm robots from Mitsubishi Electric has been extended with the introduction of new Delta style robots from Codian Robotics. Full Story...

Lightning current arrester for 400/690 V systems 10/05/2016
Phoenix Contact has introduced a pluggable type 1 lightning current arrester with integrated backup fuse for nominal voltages of up to 400/690 V. Full Story...

IoT bus coupler transmits data to the cloud 03/05/2016
The EK9160 IoT Bus Coupler from Beckhoff is designed to transmit all control data simply, safely and cost-effectively to all common cloud systems in plug-and-play mode without the need for programming or a controller.  Full Story...

OPC UA software development kit 03/05/2016
Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) has introduced the Matrikon OPC Unified Architecture (OPC UA) Software Development Kit (SDK). Full Story...

Flexible interlocking solution 03/05/2016
Pilz has added PSENmlock to its range of safety switches to offer safety gate monitoring and safe guard locking for the protection of personnel and processes to the highest levels up to PL e (of EN ISO 13849) in one device. Full Story...

Two-hand control unit for compressed air driven machinery 03/05/2016
Designed to prevent the accidental operation of safety-critical compressed air machinery, IMI Precision Engineering has introduced a two-hand control unit which meets the requirements of the Machinery Directive through compliance with EN574 Safety of Machinery – Two Hand Control Devices (class IIIB). Full Story...



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