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Enhancements to core product in safety system family to improve connectivity and productivity

(22/07/2019)
Yokogawa Electric Corporation has released a new version of its CENTUM VP – R6.07 – which is the core product in its OpreX Control and Safety System family of solutions.
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High capacity mobile robot

(22/07/2019)
The latest addition to the RARUK Automation MiR range is the MiR 1000 – an autonomous, mobile industrial robot that extends the payload capacity of the range to 1000kg, offering an alternative to traditional forklifts and trucks and helping enable fully automated logistics workflows.
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App supports signaling system for 4G devices

(22/07/2019)
The TC MOBILE I/O app from Phoenix Contact supports the use of the TC MOBILE I/O X200 alarm and remote control module by enabling SMS commands to be triggered with just a click and displaying the current device status clearly to the user.


Archive

  1. 15/07/2019 Safety laser scanner certified to IEC TS 62998

    SICK UK has announced the launch of the outdoorScan3, which is believed to be the first laser scanner to be safety-certified for use outdoors.

  2. 15/07/2019 World’s first IECEx compliant short canister mixer seal range

    AESSEAL believes it is able to offer the world’s first IECEx compliant short canister mixer seal (SCMS) range.

  3. 15/07/2019 Upgraded HMI family

    IDEC Corporation has upgraded its HG2G-V5 5.7in, HG3G-V8 8.4in, HG3G-VA 10.4in and HG4G-VC 12.1in human-machine interface (HMI) touchscreen models.

  4. 08/07/2019 New control unit for hygienic valve

    SPX FLOW has introduced a new control unit for its next generation APV/Waukesha Cherry BurrellD4 Series double seat mix proof valve. With fully integrated seat lift detection, the CU4plus, combined with the D4 Series hygienic valve is said to offer a sophisticated and reliable valve solution.

  5. 08/07/2019 Wireless gas sensors increase toxic gas safety

    Emerson has introduced two new Rosemount628 Universal Gas Sensors to measure carbon monoxide and oxygen depletion in addition to the existing capability to monitor hydrogen sulphide. These additions are said to enable a broader range of hazardous situations to be monitored using the Rosemount 928 Wireless Gas Monitor platform.

  6. 08/07/2019 Robot solution for automated paint centre

    YASKAWA MOTOMAN’s expansion into new manufacturing applications is well demonstrated by its involvement in Peak Contracts’ state-of-the-art automated robotic painting technical centre in Derby in the UK.

  7. 08/07/2019 AI module provides predictive analytics from control data

    The new FactoryTalk Analytics LogixAI module from Rockwell Automation – formerly known as Project Sherlock – uses artificial intelligence (AI) to detect production anomalies and alert workers so they can investigate or intervene, as necessary.

  8. 01/07/2019 Artificial Intelligence suite for manufacturing

    DataProphet has launched a comprehensive Artificial Intelligence Suite to improve production quality and reduce defects for Industry 4.0.

  9. 01/07/2019 Interface device family expanded for non-Intrinsically Safe signals

    The IM12 interface devices make the benefits of Turck's IMX12 series available for non-intrinsically safe signals.

  10. 01/07/2019 HMI provides a complete gas and visibility solution

    Crowcon has developed an HMI solution designed to offer complete system visibility. It can run alongside existing DCS/SCADA/PLC systems or mimic panels which are used to monitor wider system views, often incorporating other sensors including security, flow, smoke and fire.

  11. 01/07/2019 Liquid level and pressure transmitter offers improved performance

    PSM Instrumentation has launched the APT1000 liquid level and pressure transmitter to replace the ICT1000.

  12. 01/07/2019 Smart inspection solution for printed coding and marking

    A collaboration between SICK and AutoCoding Systems has resulted in the launch of what is believed to be the first fully-automatic smart vision inspection system for printed coding and marking on food and beverage packaging.

  13. 25/06/2019 World’s first Cloud-delivered Industrial CyberSecurity as a Service?

    Indegy has introduced CIRRUS, which is believed to be the first Industrial CyberSecurity as a Service (ICSaaS) offering.

  14. 17/06/2019 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.

  15. 17/06/2019 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.

  16. 17/06/2019 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.

  17. 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.

  18. 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.

  19. 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.

  20. 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.