Sensors/transducers

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Sensor-to-cloud platform for industrial process monitoring

(22/11/2019)
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.
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Expanded range of encoders for Functional Safety

(19/11/2019)
Renishaw has added two new encoders for both linear and rotary applications to its existing functionally safe (FS) portfolio.
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Compact analogue transmitters

(04/11/2019)
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.


Archive

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 23/09/2018 A compact and space-saving optical sensor

    With the 412B series, Leuze electronic has created a new cylindrical optical sensor with a compact, space-saving design for use in applications where installation space is restricted.

  13. 18/09/2018 Detection and ranging sensors promise less false signals

    Suitable for both indoor or outdoor applications, the new LMS1000 and MRS1000 infrared LiDAR distance and range sensors from SICK incorporate its HDDM+ (High Definition Distance Measurement) which is said to enable greater consistency in performance, even in adverse environmental conditions.

  14. 09/07/2018 Capacitive sensor promises accurate level detection

    Carlo Gavazzi has launched its latest CD34CNFLF capacitive sensor with foreground suppression, designed to detect water-based liquids through a non-metallic container wall.

  15. 29/06/2018 Hygienic pressure sensor

    Baumer has added a new generation of hygienic pressure sensors into its PP20H family.

  16. 25/06/2018 Smart sensor for condition monitoring

    For use in condition monitoring applications STEGO's Smart Sensor CSS 014 measures two important parameters - temperature and humidity - and helps to maintain an optimal climate.

  17. 10/06/2018 New optical sensors see further

    With the R200 and R201 photoelectric sensors, Pepperl+Fuchs offers a solution where longer operating distances are required. The new optical sensors offer all the photoelectric functional principles and features of other products in the range.

  18. 29/04/2018 Ultra compact Industry 4.0 sensor for magnetic motor feedback systems

    The ultra compact LEC100 and LEC200 sensor duo has been developed by SIKO to meet the need the speed and/or position of a drive to be communicated to a main controller in real time within magnetic motor feedback systems, where space is often limited.

  19. 08/04/2018 Optical rotary torque sensors for low torque and high band width measurements

    Sensor Technology has launched the digital ORT 230/240 series optical rotary torque sensors for applications when the demand is for low torque and/or high bandwidth, providing precise, dynamic measurement of rotary and static torque of less than 100Nm and for bandwidths of up to 50kHz.

  20. 03/03/2018 Programmable analogue transmitters gain marine approval

    Two Analogue Pressure Transmitters (APT) from PSM Instrumentation have recently received Marine Type Approval from DNV/GL.