Sensors/transducers

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Time of flight of sensors with IO-Link communication

(15/09/2020)
Carlo Gavazzi has launched the latest LD30 Sensors with both ToF (time of flight) and IO-Link communication in the same sensor providing greater flexibility to detect any object, any colour, any material or surface types at a distance of up to 1,000mm.
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Flow meter offers stability for demanding hydrogen applications

(15/09/2020)
Emerson has introduced a new Micro Motion Coriolis flow meter designed for high-pressure hydrogen dispensing and chemical injection applications where measurement accuracy and safety are essential.
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Multifunctional pressure sensing solution

(01/09/2020)
SICK has upgraded its pressure sensor offering with the multifunctional PBS Plus, combining electronic pressure control, measurement and real-time monitoring in one IO-Link enabled device.


Archive

  1. 20/07/2020 Wireless sensors enable easy online collection of pressure and temperature data

    Yokogawa Electric Corporation has launched a new range of pressure and temperature sensors for the Sushi Sensor wireless industrial IoT (IIoT) solution, which is part of the OpreX Asset Management and Integrity family.

  2. 27/04/2020 Ultrasonic transducer offers enhanced flowmeter performance

    Emerson has added the Daniel T-200, a titanium-housed transducer, to its gas ultrasonic flowmeter product line. This product is the first to use metal 3D printing to enhance the acoustic performance in custody transfer applications.

  3. 06/04/2020 Retrofitting predictive maintenance solution to gearboxes

    When a gearbox on a critical application fails there will always be a scramble to get it up and running again. Even when a spare is available, production will inevitably be lost. It is, however, now possible to retrofit a predictive maintenance solution.

  4. 30/03/2020 Better data collection from hazardous areas

    SKF has gained hazardous area approval for its QuickCollect sensor, which collects vibration and temperature data. This new approval allows the sensor to be used in places that would previously have required a ‘hot work’ permit.

  5. 23/03/2020 Self-monitoring temperature sensor

    The TCC self-checking temperature sensor from ifm electronic has been created for use in processes where accurate temperature control is essential and deviations could have costly implications.

  6. 09/12/2019 Turbidity sensor with improved design

    Design optimisations now allow the EXspect 271 turbidity sensor to be used up to process pressures of 16 bar.

  7. 22/11/2019 Sensor-to-cloud platform for industrial process monitoring

    SignalFire Wireless Telemetry has expanded its wireless IoT product range with the RANGER, a cellular-based transmitter and new 4G LTE-M platform. This remote monitoring solution offers sensor-to-cloud with a plug-and-play experience.

  8. 19/11/2019 Expanded range of encoders for Functional Safety

    Renishaw has added two new encoders for both linear and rotary applications to its existing functionally safe (FS) portfolio.

  9. 04/11/2019 Compact analogue transmitters

    Delta Mobrey has introduced the D22 pressure transmitter and the D32 differential pressure transmitter, the first new products since starting to trade as Delta Mobrey.

  10. 20/10/2019 Stainless-steel photoelectric sensors for harsh environments

    SICK has launched Inox versions of its GR6 rectangular and GR18 cylindrical sensors, to offer tough, high-availability photoelectric senors for detection duties in harsh environments such as chemical washdown or where there may be aggressive oils, lubricants and dust.

  11. 30/09/2019 Compact sensor with integrated measurement display and parameter controls

    RS Components (RS) has introduced the RS PRO infrared temperature sensor, a low-cost non-contact voltage-output temperature sensor designed for factory maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) in smart manufacturing environments.

  12. 16/09/2019 Near-infrared range absorption sensor

    The compact and easy to use EXpect 231 NIR absorption sensor from EXNER is suited to use in a wide range of processes.

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 04/03/2019 Wireless radar level transmitter complies with API 18.2 custody transfer standard

    Emerson has introduced a high-performance version of its Rosemount 3308 Guided Wave Radar (GWR) wireless level transmitter which is believed to be the first standalone wireless radar level device to comply with the API 18.2 standard that provides guidance for crude oil custody transfer from small lease tanks.

  16. 25/02/2019 WRAS certified submersible level sensor

    VEGA Controls has received WRAS approval of a submersible pressure sensor as a whole device. This means a full product certificate number registration and listing on the WRAS approved product list.

  17. 04/02/2019 Sushi sensor comes to Europe

    Yokogawa Electric Corporation has announced that it will release its Sushi Sensor, an OpreX brand wireless solution in Europe.

  18. 10/12/2018 Compact level transmitter with intelligent processing

    Siemens has introduced Sitrans Probe LU240, its newest ultrasonic level measurement HART transmitter, which provides level, volume, and ?ow measurements.

  19. 12/11/2018 Load cell handles analogue and digital

    Minebea Intec is offering a new enhancement to its PR 6201 load cell. The new Inteco offers an extended range of possibilities – from simple fill quantity control to high-precision weighing of the heaviest silos and containers.

  20. 23/10/2018 Inductive proximity sensors with integrated IO-Link

    Carlo Gavazzi has launched two new inductive proximity sensors with integrated IO-Link which provides solutions to many common factory automation dilemmas, including standardised and reduced wiring, a broader range of available data and configurations, remote configuration, monitoring and diagnostics as well as easy replacement.