EEMUA 191 Alarm Systems – tools and guidance for new and existing systems 06/07/2020
EEMUA Publication 191 Edition 3 is the reference for good practice in designing, specifying, procuring, operating and managing new and existing Alarm Systems. Developed by expert users with input from the UK Health and Safety Executive, EEMUA 191 is aligned with international standards across industry. Firmly grounded in real-world process safety experiences, the guide incorporates checklists and other practical tools. Download it now. Full Story...

Find out more about key trends and topics in industrial applications 29/06/2020
Join TE Connectivity in one of their many webinars! Listen to industry experts share their experiences & knowledge around some of the key trends & topics in industrial applications which include IoT Trends & Solutions (July 8), Robotic Applications & Solutions (July 15), Single Pair Ethernet Technology & Thought Leadership (July 22). Full Story...

Robust, Low-Latency PHY Technology for Industrial Ethernet Solutions 22/06/2020
Robust, industrial Ethernet physical layer products to help manufacturers address key Industry 4.0 and smart factory communication challenges surrounding data integration, synchronisation, edge connectivity and system interoperability. The ADIN1300 is a low-power, single port Ethernet transceiver with industry leading power and latency specifications primarily designed for time-critical industrial Ethernet applications up to Gigabit speeds and to operate reliably in harsh industrial conditions. Full Story...

Industrial Automation Cable Connectivity Solutions 16/06/2020
There are a variety of automation cabling technologies available to facilitate communications between controllers, HMls and other intelligent devices. Whether through traditional hardwiring, serial data communication, fieldbus networking or Ethernet/IP, engineers tasked with maintaining, expanding or upgrading automated installations require support when spec’ing cable solutions. Full Story...

The Smart Way to Learn About Smart Manufacturing 16/06/2020
The Second Virtual Event from Rockwell Automation Brings Technologies to Life Online. Join us on June 23rd for VirtualConnect, bringing all the benefits of a live event direct to your desk, offering real-time access to technical specialists and interactive video presentations with the latest news in Smart Manufacturing.Register today for new presentations, more speakers, networking with you peers and an expanded show floor filled with opportunities to learn more. Full Story...

FlexEdge: Intelligent Edge Automation 09/06/2020
The Edge Automation Platform FlexEdge™ enables users to design and integrate flexible Edge automation solutions for their applications. The platform offers devices with router features up to modular gateways and scalable edge controllers for data acquisition and data digitization. The interchangeable connection options of each individual device offer great flexibility and make the platform future-proof in the event of changing conditions. Full Story...

SICK’s Advanced IO-Link Encoders Streamline Machine Controls 08/06/2020
SICK has released advanced variants of its AHS36 and AHM36 IO-Link absolute encoders that can harness valuable diagnostic insights for better machine control and availability. Full Story...

Leading the way in open industrial Ethernet 02/06/2020
A recently published CLPA Europe supplement focuses on the comprehensive industry support for CC-Link IE TSN product development Full Story...

Belden webinar series starts with TSN 02/06/2020
During this unprecedented period, it’s never been more important to stay connected and secure, so Belden is launching a series of webinars, where experts will take you through key themes which include Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN) – Wednesday, June 3 - 10.00 AM CET; Cyber Security – Wednesday, June 10 - 10.00 AM CET; IIoT – Wednesday, June 17- 10.00 AM CET; and Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) – Wednesday, June 24- 10.00 AM CET. Full Story...

A Practical Guide to Improving Temperature Measurement Accuracy 02/06/2020
Gary Prentice, National Sales Manager at Moore Industries, identifies problems that result from inaccurate temperature measurements and outlines ways to solve them that are both effective and economical. Full Story...

Cross-industry and cross-application alliance for Single Pair Ethernet technology 27/05/2020
The technology partnership between Phoenix Contact, Weidmüller, Reichle & De-Massari (R&M), Fluke Networks, and Telegärtner for the Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) has progressed to create the SPE System Alliance. Find out more about this collaboration. Full Story...

Discover the latest engineering innovations from HARTING 22/05/2020
The HARTING Experts Camp is a series of webinars where our specialists will introduce cutting-edge products, future technologies and other key engineering topics. Register now and learn more about the Han® Configurator, an online 3D tool which allows you to design and build an industrial connector, and connector miniaturisation via the ix Industrial®, a robust Ethernet interface which provides compact products with perfect high data transmission rates. Full Story...

EEMUA Publication 201 – reference text and freely downloadable tools 19/05/2020
EEMUA 201 guides control room design, considering – human-computer interface systems, console design, control system graphics, work environment, physical aspects. EEMUA Publication 201 principles can be put into everyday practice using separate checklists and other aids that are now available to download for free from www.eemua.org. Each downloaded aid links to the appropriate sections of EEMUA 201 making referencing the text easy. Full Story...

Cognex presents the latest advances in Machine Vision and ID technology 12/05/2020
Join one of our live webinars offered in different languages addressing multiple industries and user groups. Find out how Cognex state-of-the-art products and technologies can support your factory automation project or increase warehouse efficiency. Full Story...

HART Data at the Speed of Ethernet 12/05/2020
Timely knowledge about your process enables better decisions and faster preventive action. Now you can get the process detail that you need from your Smart HART devices to MODBUS/TCP and HART-IP based monitoring and control systems at the speed of Ethernet with the HES HART to Ethernet Gateway System. The rugged HES can handle thousands of process variables and diagnostic data points from up to 64 connected smart HART devices. Full Story...

Advantages of a Mobile App Based HART Communicator 05/05/2020
This Whitepaper discusses the advantages of an App based HART communicator over the traditional, single purpose (and expensive!) communicator.  In addition to cost advantages other features include easy tool maintenance with low cost hardware/software updates and integration into the other features of the mobile device such as email and network connectivity. Full Story...

Unmanaged Ethernet Switches As Small As A Credit Card 27/04/2020
Moxa has introduced the EDS-2000-EL and EDS-2000-ML Series to create a new lineup of industrial unmanaged Ethernet switches with options for 5 to 18 ports and Gigabit combo ports to reliably connect more nodes and at higher bandwidths. The newly launched industrial unmanaged Ethernet switches, featuring Quality of Service (QoS) and Broadcast Storm Protection (BSP) by DIP switch, also allow field-site engineers to easily expand reliable networks with plug-and-play simplicity. Full Story...

Keep on top of mechanical integrity 20/04/2020
Are you responsible for mechanical integrity of plant and equipment where hazardous substances are present? EEMUA’s Live, Online Mechanical Integrity course – Two half-days; 6th, 7th April – will offer up-to-date guidance on managing primary containment envelopes and ageing plant; legislative requirements; HSE expectations; good practice for managing integrity, including organising for integrity through periodic examination and testing, and effectively inspecting and responding at every stage. Full Story...

Cost-effective Ethernet expansion 07/04/2020
Tap into big opportunities with the tiny EDS-2000-EL Series Ethernet switches. With models almost as small as a credit card but jam-packed with smart features, the EDS-2000-EL Series delivers time and cost savings by facilitating efficient network deployment. Unlike traditional unmanaged switches, the robust EDS-2000-EL Series enables Quality of Service (QoS) for critical data transmissions to ensure reliable Ethernet connectivity, whether deployed in a machine or in the field. Full Story...

Festo makes electric motion simple with the CMMT-ST developer kit 06/04/2020
The Festo extra-low voltage servo drive CMMT-ST offers a powerful and miniature package. Experience all functions, test application possibilities and be convinced by the intuitive installation, powerful networking capabilities and simple commissioning software – at a special introductory price. Full Story...