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Insertion turbine flowmeters for large diameter pipes

(24/02/2020)
Titan Enterprises offers a range of reliable insertion turbine flowmeters for accurately metering flow in larger diameter pipelines (40 - 900mm).
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Single-pad gripper for flat, shiny, and perforated workpieces

(23/02/2020)
OnRobot has launched a compact, single-pad version of its Gecko no-mark adhesive gripper.
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Robust, space-saving drive designed for maintenance-free long-term operation

(23/02/2020)
RS Components has introduced the Q2V series of compact inverter AC drives from Omron. Typical market sectors expected to benefit from its use include food and beverage and packaging, along with many industrial motor-control applications in general.


Archive

  1. 18/02/2020 Next-generation industrial firewall

    The Hirschmann EAGLE40 Next-Generation Firewall aims to offer optimal cybersecurity to industrial and process automation systems by hardening networks at the factory floor.

  2. 17/02/2020 PLC gains a virtual HMI

    The UniStream PLC is a multi-function controller from Unitronics that offers communication support and introduces the concept of a virtual HMI whereby the PLC stores and runs the program logic as well as the HMI user application within the PLC itself. This allows users to view and operate a machine or to access it remotely.

  3. 10/02/2020 Plant information management system with expanded data acquisition and export capabilities

    Yokogawa Electric Corporation has released Exaquantum R3.20, an enhanced version of its plant information management system (PIMS) software package in the OpreX Asset Operations and Optimisation family.

  4. 10/02/2020 Reduced complexity of deploying machine learning for quality inspection

    Pleora Technologies has introduced a machine vision artificial intelligence (AI) platform that is said to simplify the deployment of advanced machine learning capabilities to improve the reliability and lower the cost of visual quality inspection.

  5. 10/02/2020 Intelligent I/O for the IIoT

    Opto 22 has launched groov RIO, a family of intelligent, distributed input/output (I/O) for IIoT and automation applications.

  6. 03/02/2020 Decentralised IP66 frequency inverter with IO-Link

    The latest addition to the Lenze i500 inverter range, the i550 protec, has been designed for decentralised drive tasks and comes with IP66 protection class, IO-Link connectivity and a power range of up to 75 kW.

  7. 03/02/2020 Compact PLC with smart factory capabilities

    Mitsubishi Electric has introduced its smallest and most powerful compact PLC to date. The aim of the FX5UC series Micro PLC is to give more machine builders and manufacturers more functionality in a smaller space - while also providing web access and network connectivity.

  8. 27/01/2020 Easy-to-deploy vibration sensor simplifies asset monitoring

    The AMS Wireless Vibration Monitor is a low-cost, easy-to-deploy, vibration sensor from Emerson. It is able to perform prescriptive analytics on vibration data using native software to automatically identify failure modes and prevent potential problems involving rotating assets.

  9. 27/01/2020 Hollow-armed robot allows for cable integration

    FANUC has made improvements to its R-2000 series robot with the introduction of the hollow-armed R-2000iD.

  10. 27/01/2020 Variable speed drives with high IP ratings

    WEG has launched two extended versions of its CFW500 series of variable speed drives (VSDs).

  11. 20/01/2020 Stable transportation of heavy loads in dynamic environments

    The scope of the MiR – an autonomous mobile robot (AMR) from RARUK Automation – has been extended with the addition of the MiR Shelf Lift.

  12. 13/01/2020 Plant information management system with expanded data acquisition and export capabilities

    Yokogawa Electric Corporation has released Exaquantum R3.20, an enhanced version of its plant information management system (PIMS) software package in the OpreX Asset Operations and Optimisation family. 

  13. 13/01/2020 PLC starter kits for machine and motion control systems

    RS Components (RS) has introduced two PLC starter packs from Allen-Bradley, part of the Rockwell Automation group.

  14. 06/01/2020 PLC networked valve

    Durapipe UK has launched a new network controlled actuated valve.

  15. 06/01/2020 Programmable sensor connection and data processing hubs

    SICK has extended its Sensor Integration Machine (SIM) family with the launch of two one-box processing hubs that fuse decentralised, multi-sensor co-operation with field-to-cloud connectivity.

  16. 06/01/2020 The first lightweight cobot from FANUC

    FANUC has launched its first lightweight collaborative robot – the CRX-10iA.

  17. 17/12/2019 Box thin client for multiple monitor applications

    A rugged generation of computers for visualising process information – the industrial box thin clients from Pepperl + Fuchs – have been developed for use in harsh conditions and 24/7 operation in industrial environments.

  18. 16/12/2019 Machine-level block I/O devices with IP65/67 protection

    Siemens has launched a new generation of machine-level block I/O devices.

  19. 16/12/2019 Expanded analytics platform for enterprise-level wireless infrastructure management

    Emerson has added two new Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions to its Plantweb Insight data analytics platform. The aim is to help to transform the way enterprise-level wireless network infrastructure is managed.

  20. 09/12/2019 IO-Link masters with OPC UA interface

    Pepperl+Fuchs believes it is the first company to offer IO-Link masters with an OPC UA interface, helping to pave the way for end-to-end, transparent, and seamless communication from field level to the cloud.