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Thin client HMI solution to meet Industry 4.0 challenges (17/05/2016)
Article image 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.
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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.
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Planning and simulation tool for Profinet networks (17/05/2016)
Article image A new software tool from Siemens has been developed for the design and simulation of Profinet automation networks.
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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...

Extended temperature range for solenoid valve 22/04/2016
Emerson has extended the temperature range of its ASCO solenoid valve making it suitable for use in extreme conditions?. Full Story...

Connector with integrated Ethernet switch 22/04/2016
HARTING has launched a new connector which incorporates an integrated Ethernet switch. The new US4 connector is the first device in which switch functionality resides directly in the connector, making it possible to network four EtherNet/IP or PROFINET nodes with transmission speeds of up to 1000 Mbit/s. Full Story...

Gas flow measurement in extreme environments 15/04/2016
Morgan Advanced Materials now has the capability to develop gas flow transducers which remain accurate in harsh environments subject to extreme temperatures and the presence of highly corrosive chemicals. Full Story...

SCADA benefits from greater efficiency and openness 15/04/2016
Version 7.4 of Siemens Simatic WinCC SCADA software focusses on greater efficiency and openness and can also be used with Windows 10 Professional and Enterprise.  Full Story...

Gaining insight into the health of capital equipment 15/04/2016
NI has developed an enhanced version of its InsightCM Enterprise software, a solution that helps companies gain insight into the health of capital equipment for machine maintenance and operations. Full Story...

Compact VSDs for low-power motors 13/04/2016
WEG recently introduced a compact range of variable speed drives (VSDs) to enhance energy efficiency low motor power applications. Full Story...

K3 and K3AD approved sensors for nuclear industry 13/04/2016
New high performance temperature sensors for applications in the nuclear power industry are available from CMR Group. Full Story...

Laser based solution for NOx emission monitoring 05/04/2016
The new LaserGas III DeNOx analyser from NEO Monitors uses the latest laser technology to increase safety and help reduce costs in plant operations measure through the measurement of NOx-emissions in refineries, power plants, and industries such as chemical, petrochemical and steel. Full Story...

Solenoid valve temperature range extended 05/04/2016
The existing ASCO 327 Series solenoid valve has now been made suitable for use in temperatures as low as -60°C, which increased its application options in the process industry. Full Story...

Industrial Ethernet switches for communication in harsh environments 05/04/2016
Siemens has introduced Scalance XC-100, a new line of compact switches which allow users to establish electrical and optical line and star structures for machine-level networking within the Simatic environment. Full Story...

IS Ethernet interface reduces installation time 05/04/2016
Eaton has launched an intrinsically safe (IS) Ethernet interface, MTL ExLAN which allows OEMs to simplify their product design and certification, saving time and associated costs in launching products for mounting in Zone 0 or 1 hazardous areas, while offering the benefits of open Ethernet connectivity. Full Story...

Electromotive control valves contribute to process optimisation 29/03/2016
With its Type 3360/3361 electromotive seat valves, Bürkert believes it is now able to offer a process control valve that sets new standards with respect to performance, reliability and cost-effectiveness.  Full Story...

Contactless power transmission for robot applications 29/03/2016
FreeCon Contactless, from Weidmüller, is said to eliminate contact related failures on industrial robots helping to reduce robot downtime and reduce maintenance costs. Full Story...



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