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Reliable connection of sensors and actuators via PROFIBUS (15/04/2014)
Article image Belden has added new robust Lumberg input/outputn-ruggedised (LioN-R) modules to its product line.
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Five megapixel GigE industrial camera (15/04/2014)
Article image Teledyne DALSA has introduced the 5 MPixel Genie TS-M2560 industrial camera which features an Anafocus Lince 5M monochrome CMOS sensor.
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Air actuated stainless steel ball valves (15/04/2014)
Article image Thorite has introduced a range of economy stainless steel, pneumatically actuated ball valves from Bonomi, designed to offer rugged performance in a number of general-use industrial process applications. 
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Bulk storage tank relief valve for propane tanks 15/04/2014
Emerson Process Management has released the new Fisher Type 63EGLP Bulk Storage Tank Relief Valve, typically used on 100,000 litre and larger propane tank applications. The Type 63EGLP offers a range of benefits over traditional multiport relief valves, including a 40% increase in relief capacity, a 20% weight reduction for easier installation, and reduced maintenance costs. Full Story...

Servo motor range gains extra torque and flexibility 04/04/2014
Parker Hannifin has added to its compact SMB series brushless servo motor range. The SMB170 not only extends the torque capability of the series to 60Nm, but is also said to offer flexibility to OEMs for projects in food processing, packaging, material forming and handling machinery, due to its extensive range of motor frame configurations and options. Full Story...

IP66 protection enables decentralised drive use 04/04/2014
Eaton is now offering its PowerXL Variable Speed Drives (VSDs) rated up to 7.5 kW with IP66 protection. The robustness of the devices enables it to be surface mounted directly next to the motor or at the machine, offering versatility of use and easy retrofitting, even in harsh industrial environments. Full Story...

Free-standing enclosure for extreme conditions 04/04/2014
Rittal’s SE 8 enclosure range now includes NEMA 4/4x protection category offerings.  Full Story...

Embedded OPC UA server offers data integration 04/04/2014
Softing Industrial Automation has introduced echocollect UA, a standardised solution for the acquisition and management of process, manufacturing and quality data via an embedded OPC Unified Architecture (UA) Server.  Full Story...

Extended valve instrumentation range 04/04/2014
Rotork has expanded its range of instrumentation products with the acquisition of Young Tech Co. Ltd (YTC).  Full Story...

Process automation system unlocks process and energy savings 04/04/2014
Schneider Electric has introduced PlantStruxure Process Expert System (PES), its  next generation DCS which is said to combine the ease-of-use and openness of PLC and SCADA with the integration, single database and diagnostic capabilities of a traditional DCS. Full Story...

Single-touch 4:3 format panels 02/04/2014
In addition to widescreen panels, B&R is now able to offer second generation Automation Panel displays in conventional 4:3 format with single-touch operation, offering compatibility with existing systems without needing to sacrifice modern features such as LED backlighting. Full Story...

Wireless sensor range extended 02/04/2014
The latest addition to the Banner range of wireless sensors is the SureCross Wireless Q45 push button with confirmation light. Full Story...

Turning Camera Link cameras into USB3 vision cameras 28/03/2014
Pleora Technologies has introduced a product that is said to transform Camera Link cameras into USB3 Vision cameras. Full Story...

User-friendly temperature controller 28/03/2014
The new CN38S series of temperature controllers, from OMEGA, are said to be easy to programme and feature an input for thermocouple, RTD and thermistor, a sensitive touch keypad and a programmable password protection. Full Story...

Light grids with predefined measuring options 25/03/2014
The new LGM Series measuring light grid from Pepperl+Fuchs is the latest addition to the company’s range of automation lightgrids.  Full Story...

Expanded-beam ruggedised optical cable assemblies 25/03/2014
Molex Incorporated has announced the availability of its Expanded-Beam Ruggedized Optical Cable Assemblies. Full Story...

On-line guided wave radar integrity testing 25/03/2014
Emerson Process Management has introduced what it believes to be the World’s first on-line Guided Wave Radar (GWR) transmitter and probe testing function. Full Story...

Industrial data logger 25/03/2014
MatrikonOPC has introduced an intelligent automation data gateway that provides third-party connectivity, on-board data collection and intelligent data forwarding in a single box. Full Story...

Multi-layered glass thickness measuring solution 25/03/2014
In the manufacture of multi-layer curved glass for aircraft, automotive and architectural applications, precise thickness measurement of the individual layers, and combined overall laminate, are required. If the curvature of the different layers is not precise, when the layers are sandwiched together there could be a risk of stress points developing within the glass, which in turn could lead to defects or delamination of the glass. Full Story...

IP67 control enclosure range 18/03/2014
Hylec-APL can offer a range of pre-installed control stations (1DE range) which combine tough IP67 enclosures with hard wearing push button and selector switches; helping installers to reduce time spent on-site.  Full Story...

Ethernet comms via two-wire cabling 18/03/2014
The new MM992-2VD (Variable Distance) media module from Siemens enables the use of two-wire cabling, such as Profibus cables, for Ethernet communication, without the need for additional hardware such as modems.  Full Story...

Enhanced temperature monitoring for rotary kilns 18/03/2014
Raytek has introduced a new generation of its CS210 system, for non-contact temperature measurement and monitoring of rotary kiln shells.  Full Story...

Cost-effective motion control solutions 18/03/2014
LG Motion can offer motion control solutions from Arcus Technology, to provide simple and cost-effective motion control solutions – from single- and multi-axis standalone stepper drive and control packages, to integrated intelligent stepper drives for distributed control, with a choice of communication interfaces, touchscreen integration, simple multi-tasking programming and source codes for a variety of PC-based programming platforms and LabVIEW.  Full Story...



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