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Valve portfolio benefits from connectivity enhancements

Parker Hannifin has added an expanded range of network connectivity options to its valve platforms with the addition of an easy to configure, cost-effective Industrial Ethernet node.
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Safety interlock switch with solenoid

IDEC Corporation has released of its new HS1T interlock switch with solenoid. This interlock switch is said to deliver 5,000N of locking force. It includes features that help maximise protection in machine and equipment guarding applications.
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Hygienic stainless-steel safety light curtain

With a hygienic stainless-steel housing designed to meet stringent pharmaceutical industry requirements, a new safety light curtain is resistant to aggressive cleaning and decontamination regimes.


  1. 14/06/2019 ATEX smartphone, digital services, platform and new peripherals

    The Pepperl+Fuchs brand ecom has introduced the next generation of its ATEX Zone 1/21 and Div. 1 certified, intrinsically safe 4G/LTE-Android-smartphone Smart-Ex.

  2. 08/06/2019 High-strength low-footprint addition to collaborative robot range

    The latest addition to the FANUC collaborative robot portfolio is the CR-14iA/L which fills a gap between its small and medium-sized six-axis collaborative robots.

  3. 08/06/2019 Combined controller and HMI

    The new Power Panel C50 from B+R is said to offer the combined advantages of a powerful controller and a modern projected capacitive touch screen in a single HMI device.

  4. 07/06/2019 HMI family gains a 15in model

    IDEC Corporation has released the HG5G-V 15in human-machine interface (HMI) touchscreen, the largest model in its High-Performance family. This HMI offers more display real estate so applications can readily show extensive process information with improved aesthetics and visibility.

  5. 07/06/2019 UK mining company benefits from expanded edge computing solution

    A UK-based mining company is the first to take delivery of the new generation ztC Edge computing platform, the ztC Edge 110i from Stratus Technologies.

  6. 03/06/2019 2-wire Coriolis flow meter

    Emerson has released the Micro Motion 4200 2-wire loop-powered Coriolis transmitter, a new design that makes it possible to replace existing 2-wire flow devices with minimal effort and without the need for additional power or cabling.

  7. 03/06/2019 Smart camera makes visual inspections simple to configure

    The new SBRD smart camera from Festo lies at the heart of an intuitive image processing system that is said to open up new perspectives in automation and robot technology.

  8. 03/06/2019 New functionality for Intelligent Operator Panels (IOPs)

    Siemens has extended the functionality of its Sinamics IOP-2 for Sinamics G series converters to include the FW V2.3 SP1 firmware update. This improves local setup, operation, monitoring, diagnostics and service of all Sinamics G series converters.

  9. 28/05/2019 Indegy Industrial Cybersecurity Suite App now available on Cortex

    Indegy has announced the availability of the Indegy Industrial Cybersecurity Suite app on Cortex by Palo Alto Networks – an open and integrated AI-based continuous security platform.

  10. 13/05/2019 Protecting critical industrial network media

    Panduit has added to its Micro Data Centre (MDC) family of products with the launch of the NEMA 12 MDC, which is said to open the door to edge computing, enabling the deployment of compute, storage and network switching on the plant floor.

  11. 06/05/2019 IO-Link RFID read/write modules

    A range of IO-Link RFID read/write modules from Contrinex are said to offer fast, low-cost integration by utilising two key industry communication standards within one device: The ISO15693 RFID standard in the read/write head for communication with the transponders and ISO 61131-9 IO-Link at the connector for communication with the control system.

  12. 06/05/2019 Wireless toxic gas monitor for challenging remote locations

    Emerson has introduced its first fully integrated WirelessHART toxic gas monitor – the Rosemount 928.

  13. 01/05/2019 Retrofittable CODESYS 3 HMI/PLC

    Turck Banner can offer CODESYS 3 programming as an addition to its TX HMI/PLC series.

  14. 30/04/2019 Multiple valve actuator control solution

    Rotork has launched the latest generation of its monitoring and control system for valve actuators and plant equipment.

  15. 30/04/2019 Local display of thermal mass flow meters or controllers

    A new PCU series of controllers from AW-Lake are designed to connect with thermal mass flow meters or controllers to provide a local display of flow output.

  16. 30/04/2019 Rugged sensors for small-scale process technology

    Balluff is expanding its range of sensors for media-contacting temperature detection – in hydraulic power units for example. These include a new temperature sensor with display, a temperature transmitter and a PT1000 sensor.

  17. 24/04/2019 Flexible SCADA solution

    Yokogawa has introduced FAST/TOOLS R10.04 – the latest version of its real-time operations management and visualisation software – An OpreX control and safety system solution with enhanced capabilities for seamless system integration.

  18. 15/04/2019 Ball valves with integrated position feedback

    GEMÜ can offer a range of ball valves for manual operation with suitable position feedback – all are pre-assembled, preset and tested.

  19. 15/04/2019 Fill level management in the IoT

    Pepperl+Fuchs has introduced a level sensor which transmits data to a secure remote station in the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

  20. 15/04/2019 Density measurement redefined

    Anton Paar believes it has redefined digital density measurement with the introduction of a new measuring principle – the Pulsed Excitation Method (PEM), and the launch of a new range of digital density meters.