Best automation software say readers. -
The Web Studio software of InduSoft has been declared the Automation Inside 2014 Readers' Choice Awards winner for the Best Automation Software category.
Safety instrumented system to be launched next week! -
Yokogawa's ProSafe®-RS R3.02.20 is to be launched in a few days (2014).
Hand-held transmitter for CO2 -
A CO2 probe with a measurement range of 0-2000/5000/10,000ppm has been made available for the Omniport 30 hand-held transmitter from E+E Elektronik.
Explosion proof feet & inches panel meters. -
The latest ProVu® family member, the PD6001 Feet & Inches 1/8 DIN Panel Meter has been announced by Precision Digital.
MES Software decision driven by easy integration! -
Aegis Software has recently supplied an integrated suite of FactoryLogix manufacturing operations software modules to EMS solution provider Connor Solutions.
A peek at conductivity with PEEK sensor! -
The Smartec CLD18 toroidal conductivity transmitter for hygienic applications has been introduced by Endress+Hauser.
PXI high power solid-state switches. -
Pickering Interfaces has introduced two new PXI high power solid-state switch modules to its range of PXI switching solutions.
Testing electric bikes! -
Test instruments supplied by Yokogawa are playing a key role in the final testing of motors for electric bikes manufactured by Heinzmann in the village of Schönau in Germany’s Black Forest region.
New transportable crawler inspection camera can be hired! -
The Mini-Cam Proteus crawler camera inspection system can now be hired from Ashtead Technology with a battery power pack option.
LCM Systems has appointed Stacey Bond as Internal Sales Engineer for its range of load cells and instrumentation.
Modular switch gear busbar solution for Biomass generation plant room - Rittal's Ri4power modular switch gear busbar system helped to deliver the solutions for Nova Controls during their installation of water treatment PLC for a Yorkshire (GB) biomass site that the site demands.
Moisture analyser ensures quality of stored natural gas! - Michell’s new OptiPEAK TDL600 moisture analyser’s fast response and non-contact spectroscopic measurement principle ensures that gas storage companies are able to meet demand quickly while also satisfying the contractual standards for moisture content when stored natural gas is withdrawn and injected to the pipeline network.
Successful trial for new remote Phosphate monitor! - The Cycle PO4 from OTT Hydrometry (known as the Cycle-P) is gathering considerable interest because it is battery powered and able to operate unattended in the field, running over 1,000 tests before a field service is necessary to change the reagents.
Data transmission via Fibre-optic or copper cables! -
Optical data transmission offers numerous advantages, particularly for data-intensive applications with a high demand on availability, such as are typical in the automotive industry. Balluff takes this into account with the new push-pull variants of its PROFINET IO-Link master modules.
3 million modules keeping control -
HMS Industrial Networks has shipped its three millionth Anybus module to Bosch Rexroth.
Level switch listed for safety! -
The proven Baumer CleverLevel LBFS/LFFS level switch has now been listed by the American Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL). Testing of the CleverLevel included numerous safety-related aspects in accordance with UL standards and requirements.
Wireless navigation! - Emerson's Smart Wireless Navigator helps users manage their expanding wireless infrastructure and get the most value from their wireless networks
HMI featuring a high-quality display and more realistic images - Delta Electronics has released the DOP-W Series HMI, which offers sizes of up to 15”.
Solid state pulse amplifier! -
Instruments for Industry (IFI), a subsidiary of AMETEK Compliance Test Solutions, offers a dual-mode, solid-state amplifier that combines continuous (CW) and pulse (P) operating modes.
Get a grip! -
Expanding on the company's 'inspired by nature' research, Festo's MultiChoiceGripper concept is an adaptive, flexible handling system that employs the concept of opposable thumbs to ensure maximum stability when gripping.
Dr. James Truchard of National Instruments named an IEEE Fellow
Automation authors honoured. -
The International Society of Automation (ISA) has published details of the recipients of its 2014 author awards presented annually by ISA's Publications Department.
Testing, testing, one two -
Exciting business growth at Cressall, has allowed the firm to launch a new research and development (R&D) department.
MES update at one of the worldwide most important J&J sites. -
The multinational pharmaceutical and consumer goods manufacturer Johnson & Johnson has updated their site in Geel (B), to Werum's PAS-X V3.1.5.
Advanced laboratory instrument data integration software. - PAC has announced the latest version of its advanced laboratory instrument data integration software, IRIS Software v2.0. IRIS Software provides customers the advantage of connecting their PAC laboratory instruments, locally or worldwide, and managing these instruments, including gathering and analyzing test data, as well as communicating results.
Refined and practical analogue circuit design techniques! - Elsevier has just published Analog Circuit Design Volume Three: Design Note Collection, the next book in the Analog Circuit Design series, edited by Bob Dobkin and John Hamburger.
Promoting Industry 4.0 -
Industry 4.0 is a hot topic throughout the industry. Mitsubishi Electric has been actively involved in the development of Industry 4.0 standard specifications in Germany.
Robust connector housing for extreme requirements -
The new Han® M Plus range of connectors from Harting incorporates effective protection against extreme environmental influences through the use of an additional polyurethane coating.