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Servomotors with functional safety

(23/05/2024)
Brusatori Electric Motors (part of the KEB Group) has introduced a new mechanical mounting system for safe encoders for its DL4 series of servomotors that meets the requirements with safety functionalities and can assume Functional Safety functions together with the approved drive system. The functionalities then depend on the encoder type used.
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Palm-sized intelligent edge computers

(23/05/2024)
Advantech has released the ARK-1125 series, a new line of palm-size fanless box PCs powered by Intel’s N200 and X7211E processors.
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7-axis cobot with integrated controller

(16/05/2024)
Kassow Robots has launched a 7-axis cobot with the controller is integrated into the base of the robot.


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  1. 16/05/2024 Safety software enables Ex/ATEX inspection processes in SAP

    AG Consultancy, a SAP solutions specialist, has launched a tool designed to overcome challenges posed by the implementation of health and safety standards and Ex/ATEX inspections in the oil and gas industry and wider energy sector.

  2. 10/05/2024 Small, fast, ‘hollow wrist’ industrial robots

    Comau has introduced the S-Family of small yet powerful robots. The first two high-speed robots, with payloads of 13kg and up to 18kg, are indicated for assembly, arc welding and handling applications where accuracy, repeatability and speed are non-negotiable.

  3. 07/05/2024 PLC Logic modules range extended

    Phoenix Contact has recently introduced a new range of PLC logic modules. With networking via RS-485 Modbus/RTU, PLC logic – a combination of a switching device and controller – can be easily and securely integrated into higher-level automation systems.

  4. 01/05/2024 Hardware gateway transfers PLC data to the cloud

    Softing Industrial has introduced edgeGate, a hardware gateway for industrial edge and cloud applications, designed to transfer production data from PLCs to edge and cloud-based environments.

  5. 25/04/2024 Energy measurement module added to I/O system

    Turck has expanded its BL20 I/O system with the addition of 3-phase energy measurement terminals which can provide an integrated energy management solution.

  6. 25/04/2024 Centralised motor control centre aims to increase productivity

    The new FLEXLINE 3500 low-voltage motor control centre (MCC) from Rockwell Automation is able to deliver real-time data to help increase productivity and save energy.

  7. 19/04/2024 Rapid test data anomaly detection relies on AI algorithm

    The Anomaly Detector from Monolith is said to be the first AI powered software designed to rapidly identify a wide range of issues in test data.

  8. 19/04/2024 Servo drive becomes FSoE compatible

    Mitsubishi Electric is expanding the capabilities of its MELSERVO MR-J5 drives with the addition of Fail Safe over EtherCAT (FSoE) compatibility which enables interconnectivity with industrial automation devices that are compatible with EtherCAT.

  9. 16/04/2024 Process and temperature meter enhances efficiency

    Moore Industries has introduced the 330R2 1/8 DIN process and temperature panel meter to replace the discontinued 330R process monitor.

  10. 16/04/2024 Hygienic flow measurement solution

    The SM Foodmag magnetic-inductive flowmeter from ifm is said to offer a solution for the hygienic flow measurement of media presenting variable flow rates through the pipe, such as beer, milk or fruit juice.

  11. 07/04/2024 Level and flow controller reduces complexity

    Emerson has introduced the Rosemount 3490 controller for level and flow measurement applications, designed to help to reduce complexity, optimise processes and enhance sustainability.

  12. 07/04/2024 Making complex pump controls simple

    Sulzer has launched a pump controller for optimised performance in the challenging environments encountered in wastewater pumping stations.

  13. 01/04/2024 AI-powered asset integrity solution for offshore operators

    Industrial data and engineering consultancy Imrandd has developed an asset management solution which harnesses artificial intelligence (AI) to reduce inspection time and costs for offshore operators.

  14. 01/04/2024 Safety laser scanner enables safety over networks

    SICK has enabled its smallest safety laser scanner, the nanoScan3, with its Safe EFI-Pro standard industrial Ethernet-based safe networking capability.

  15. 22/03/2024 Generative AI assistant embedded into industrial analytics platform

    Seeq has announced that it has embedded AI Assistant, a generative AI (GenAI) resource across its industrial analytics platform.

  16. 22/03/2024 Updated digital solution supports field workers through critical industrial procedures

    ABB has introduced an updated ABB Ability Connected Worker solution with new functionalities which accelerate the digitalisation of the field operator experience to mitigate the risk of human error and unscheduled downtime.

  17. 15/03/2024 Carbon footprint tracer supports decarbonisation

    Yokogawa Electric Corporation has released the OpreX Carbon Footprint Tracer, a solution that targets the carbon footprint management needs of the process sector.

  18. 15/03/2024 Variable speed actuation reduces maintenance

    AUMA Actuators offer a modular actuator solution with the control head being separate from the motor gearbox drive unit, using a common interface to connect the two components.

  19. 08/03/2024 New strain gauge modules and J1939 and CAN protocol sleds

    Red Lion has introduced strain gauge modules and J1939 and CAN protocol sleds designed to enhance and scale its FlexEdge Intelligent Edge Automation Platform.

  20. 08/03/2024 New features added to intelligent actuators

    Rotork has added new features to its IQ3 Pro range of intelligent actuators. These include increased speeds for the IQT3F Pro electric modulating actuators, independent open/close speeds for part-turn actuators and closed-loop control for the multi-turn and part-turn actuators.