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Making complex pump controls simple

Sulzer has launched a pump controller for optimised performance in the challenging environments encountered in wastewater pumping stations.
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Compact, rugged IPC built to connect industrial floor to cloud

Emerson has introduced the new PACSystems IPC 2010 Compact Industrial PC (IPC) which is designed to handle a range of machine and discrete part manufacturing automation applications for manufacturing sites and OEM machine builders.
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Rugged IPCs for processing and data connectivity at the edge

Moxa has launched a new family of x86 industrial computers (IPCs) to address the increasing demands of data connectivity and real-time processing of large volumes of sensor and device data at the industrial edge.


  1. 15/12/2023 IIoT-ready PLC promises easy configurability

    The latest addition to the MELSEC iQ-F series of compact PLCs – the MELSEC FX5S – is well-suited to use in simple, straightforward applications in the food and beverage, and water and machining industries. It offers Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) functions for effective entry-level industrial automation applications.

  2. 30/11/2023 Panel PCs for a range of industrial applications

    Cincoze has added to its display computing Crystal product line with a range of panel PCs

  3. 30/10/2023 Compact CC-Link IE compatible PLC

    The new MELSEC FX5S from Mitsubishi Electric is a new addition to the MELSEC iQ-F series of compact PLCs designed for simple, straightforward applications. It offers Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) functions for effective entry-level industrial automation applications.

  4. 10/10/2023 Computers and monitor module for industrial automation applications

    Cincoze has launched two new products under its Rugged Computing – DIAMOND (DS-1400 Series) and Display Computing – CRYSTAL product lines(M1101).

  5. 18/09/2023 Compact logic solver with built-in voting capability

    Moore Industries has introduced the SLA Multiloop and Multifunction Safety Logic Solver and Alarm – designed and built to IEC 61508:2010 standards and exida certified for use in Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) for systematic integrity up to SIL 3 and for random integrity up to SIL 2.

  6. 06/06/2023 CODESYS-based PLC controllers

    Delta has introduced the compact, mid-range AX-300N and AX-324N PLC controllers which offer a CODESYS development environment to enable intelligent industrial automation applications.

  7. 28/04/2023 AI-assisted engineering increases control programming productivity

    Beckhoff has developed the TwinCAT Chat Client for its TwinCAT XAE engineering environment which makes it possible to use Large Language Models (LLMs), such as ChatGPT from OpenAI, conveniently in the development of a TwinCAT project.

  8. 19/12/2022 New DCS I/O offers greater flexibility

    Rockwell Automation has released the 5000 I/O family that offers high availability and continued evolution of its PlantPAx Distributed Control System (DCS).

  9. 31/10/2022 DCS update lays foundation for software-driven, data-centric automation platform

    Emerson has released a new version of its DeltaV distributed control system (DCS). Version 15 of the DeltaV DCS helps plants digitally transform operations through improved production optimisation and enhanced operator performance.

  10. 12/09/2022 Software-based solution protects plant uptime

    Availability plays a crucial role in the process industry in particular, so building redundancy into automation technology designs is vital. Beckhoff expanded its extensive range of solutions in this area to include a software solution for redundant control operation –TwinCAT Controller Redundancy.

  11. 18/07/2022 Edge controller offers flexible digitalisation solution

    As well as facilitating exchange of data between industrial control systems and cloud platforms the new edgeController from ifm electronic also provides freely programmable control functionality and versatile visualisation options in a single compact unit.

  12. 18/07/2022 New functions through update for Edge PC

    To transfer information from the local network to a cloud solution, Phoenix Contact completes its IIoT solution with firmware update 2022.0 for the EPC 1502 and EPC 1522 Edge PCs.

  13. 26/05/2022 Space-saving multi-axis servo drive for low-power applications

    Trio Motion Technology has launched a multi-axis servo drive to provide precision motion coordination for space critical, lower power machines up to 750W.

  14. 26/05/2022 Compact controllers aim to increase ROI for machine builders

    Emerson has released its PACSystems RSTi-EP CPE200 programmable automation controllers (PAC) which minimise the need for specialised software engineering talent.

  15. 14/03/2022 Redundant PLCs for maximum availability

    With its redundancy function, the RFC 4072R PLCnext Control device from Phoenix Contact is suited to use in high-availability applications.

  16. 12/07/2021 DCS accelerates digitalisation through the power of integration

    The latest version of the ABB distributed control system offering – ABB Ability System 800xA 6.1.1 – offers increased I/O capabilities alongside enhanced security as a foundation for digital transformation.

  17. 15/06/2021 Rugged tablet promises optimal productivity in the field

    Getac has launched its next-generation K120 fully-rugged, IP66-rated tablet, for mobile field professionals working in challenging industries.

  18. 30/12/2020 Providing SIL3 protection for mine hoist systems

    A safety programmable logic controller (PLC) has enabled a series of mine hoist systems to attain the highest SIL3 functional safety certification.

  19. 06/12/2020 Industrial PCs aim to improve visualisation reliability and security

    Rockwell Automation has released new industrial PCs and software designed to improve the reliability and security of visualisation applications.

  20. 20/10/2020 Rugged edge computers for AIoT computing

    The new MC-1220 series of rugged edge computers from Moxa feature an Intel Core i7/i5/i3 processor and multiple expansion interfaces.