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27/8/2014

People Alan Williams
Precision Digital Corporation has appointed Alan Williams to the position of Vice President of Sales.
26/8/2014
    EVENTSAll new event highlights safety in process industry! - The International Society of Automation (ISA) has released the advance program for its 2014 Process Control & Safety Symposium, featuring world-class presentations, paper sessions, panel discussions, tutorials, training courses, vendor exhibitions, and other value-packed activities—all designed to help process measurement and control professionals in chemical and energy processing and other process industry sectors operate more safely and securely.

    PRODUCT High-performance, pre-integrated and tested VPX systems! - Pentek has announced the launch of the newest member of the SPARK™ development systems, the Model 8267. The Model 8267 is pre-configured 3U VPX system to speed application development for the expansive family of Pentek Flexor® FMC, Cobalt® Virtex-6 and Onyx® Virtex-7 FPGA 3U VPX software radio and data acquisition I/O boards.

    Research & Education Pioneering progress in high pressure humidity calibration - Significant progress in Michell Instruments' project with Britain's National Physical Laboratory (NPL) to improve the current high-pressure dew-point generator technology has been reported.

    Research & Education Continuing professional development - Rittal Ltd has launched three new accredited seminars to support customers in their Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

25/8/2014
    APPLICATION Major installation at English sewage treatment works.BLOG - Process optimisation of the new ASP stage at Wessex Water Plant will be achieved through implementation of Hach Lange's Real-Time Control (RTC) system, which monitors influent ammonium concentration and dissolved oxygen concentrations along the aeration lanes, providing more efficient control of the fine bubble diffused aeration.
    People Matthias Klein
    Matthias Klein has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and member of the Executive Board of cognotec AG..

    PRODUCT Sample tracking! - Container Manager is a barcode ready module for the Matrix Gemini Sample Tracker software from Autoscribe Informatics, which allows full traceability and tracking of re-usable sample containers and samples through the production/laboratory/sampling process.

    APPLICATION A first for Faroe! - The Environment Agency of the Faroe Islands together with the municipality of Torshavn, the capital, has installed two ambient air quality monitoring stations as part of its commitment to monitor the environment and provide air quality data to the public and other interested parties.

22/8/2014
    Research & EducationIndustry 4.0 unplugged!BLOG - Electrical component manufacturer, REO, has written a blog post about the four biggest industrial revolutions - the development of mechanization using water and steam power, the introduction of electricity in manufacturing environments, using electronics and IT to further automate manufacturing and finally, Industry 4.0.

    White PaperShale and sensors! - Commercial viability of shale gas exploration and energy policies to influence opportunities for sensor manufacturers says this paper from Frost & Sullivan.

    PRODUCT Family of high performance PCIe/104 OneBankTM serial I/O modules! - Diamond Systems has introduced Emerald-MM-8EL-XT (EMM-8EL-XT), a family of high performance PCIe/104 OneBankTM serial I/O modules offering 4 or 8 serial ports with software-controlled configuration and optional opto-isolation.

    PRODUCT Revised method for kinematic viscosity! - The ISL Houillon Viscometers, the VH1 and VH2, from PAC, comply with the recently released revised version of ASTM D7279-14 Standard, "Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids by Automated Houillon Viscometer".

    EVENTS Symposium maintains tradition of high attendance - The 2014 International Society of Automation (ISA) Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls (WWAC) Symposium drew more than 170 attendees, 30 expert speakers and 27 exhibitors to Orlando, Florida, USA in early August to explore and confront the varied challenges associated with automation and instrumentation in the municipal water and wastewater sectors.
    Read-out was a media sponser for this event!

    APPLICATION Vision system 'unwraps' bottle labels for 100% inspection - Olmec has designed and manufactured a line scan-based vision system for 100% inspection of labels on OTC healthcare product bottles. By rotating the bottle in front of the camera, the label is effectively 'unwrapped' to produce an image equivalent to imaging before it was stuck to the bottle.

    EVENTSRoadshow series on device management - The FDT Group and PACTware are working closely together to host a series of user no charge seminars given by PACTware experts at four European venues!

    PRODUCT Energy recovery units! - Atlas Copco has announced a complete re-design of the stand-alone, retrofit energy recovery units for its GA compressors. The new ER range now offers improved performance and a smaller footprint.

21/8/2014
    PRODUCT Enabling digital substations and smart grids - The latest generation Fibre Optic Current Sensor (FOCS-FS)from the ABB stable complements its portfolio of optical sensors.

    NEWS A first in European Test & Measurement market! - Microlease is celebrating the launch of Keysight Technologies, Inc., formerly Agilent's Electronic Measurement Business. Microlease, whose global headquarters are in Britain, became the first partner to do business with Keysight in Europe by placing an order for new products for its inventory.

    PRODUCT Improve interface development & expand mobile device support for mobile operators - A significant update to the company's groov web-based mobile operator interface software, groov version 2.2, has been announced by Opto 22.

    Question&Answer Emission sensors, Q&A session! - City Technology's Tom Gurd, Product Marketing Manager, highlights emissions analysis application needs, trends in the global marketplace and how analyser manufacturers can benefit from the latest sensing technologies and add real-world value by enhancing measurement reliability, accuracy and reducing operational costs.

20/8/2014 19/8/2014 18/8/2014
    NEWS Labhair liom! Speak to me! Parle-moi! Languages in marketing automation!BLOG - With a work force that boasts 20 different nationalities and 17 languages, the industrial automation spares supplier, European Automation is keen to show its support for any programme promoting learning new languages.

    PRODUCT Positive results for cool brain! - Oriel Medical Devices has designed a self contained, non-invasive, portable, simple to operate electronically controlled system "Cool Brain" which can accurately regulate the temperature of a body area to heat or cool the specific area ( including the head ).

    PRODUCT Cable Assemblies from DC to 50GHz - Intelliconnect is expanding its cable assembly service. Having seen considerable business growth since its launch 18 months ago the operation is relocating to a new facility in Corby (GB) and investing in additional production equipment.

    White PaperBusiness growth through IT - 'How companies can succeed in the face of global competition' is the subject of a recent White Paper sponsored by Rittal. International market research company IDC examined the influence that data centres have on the economic success of small and medium-sized businesses.

    APPLICATION Infrared temperature measurement in thermoforming! - Calex pyrometers have been used by leading manufacturers to control heating and cooling in thermoforming for more than 10 years, resulting in increased product quality, consistency and production rates, and a reduction in heating costs.

15/8/2014 14/8/2014

13/8/2014

    PRODUCT Routers for wired remote access to automation networks & components! - Siemens has extended its industrial remote communication portfolio with three new industrial routers from the Scalance M series of products.

    EVENTS Medical packaging inspection! - Stemmer will be showing the Contact Image Sensor (CIS) from Mitsubishi Electric at this years MEDTECH Ireland (Galway, 1-2 Oct 2014).

    NEWS Japanese company Company recognised - NIPPON STEEL & SUMIKIN ENGINEERING (NSENGI) has been awarded the "ISA100 Wireless Excellence in Automation Award" for a recently completed research project that quantified the reliability of ISA100 Wireless technology in a multi-vendor device configuration at an operational site.

    NEWS Electromagnetic design pioneers celebrate 30 years of success - Coinciding with Cobham's 80th anniversary celebrations, the developers of the renowned Opera electromagnetic simulation software are celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Vector Fields Software business unit

12/8/2014
    PRODUCT Software-designed controller simplifies control systems! - The CompactRIO performance controller integrates the latest embedded technologies from Intel and Xilinx to deliver unparalleled performance and flexibility, and is fully supported by LabVIEW 2014 and NI Linux Real-Time.

    APPLICATION One-stop solution for human-machine interfaces - Engineering specialist Laempe & Mössner produce several lines of core shooters and equips its' core shooting machines with Rittal's support arm and housing systems.

    Research & EducationLearning interfacing between enterprise and control systems. - The Ireland ISA Section in conjunction with ISA Europe have organised a training course in the ISA-95 standard.

    Harmonics mitigation! - CP Automation's latest white paper by Jonas Persson, product manager at Comsys AB, compares harmonics mitigation techniques and highlights the challenges facing original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in tackling the growing problem of harmonic currents.

8/8/2014 7/8/2014
    PRODUCT Rugged CompactDAQ controller reduces system costs! - The CompactDAQ 4-slot controller from National Instruments integrates an Intel Atom processor and high-accuracy measurements into a small, affordable form fact

    APPLICATION Ethernet speeds London commuters! - Electroustic, a specialist in industrial connectors and Ethernet products, has won a contract to supply network switches for security purposes, to help with the London Overground capacity improvement project.

    Research & EducationMachine & process safety training schedule! - Pilz Ireland have announced Public Training Dates and costs for 2014 in Machinery Safety Training & Process Safety Training in Dublin & Cork.

    PRODUCT High quality test lead sets! - Cliff Electronics has been manufacturing test leads for a number of market-leading electrical test equipment OEMs for many years and is now making a wide range of test leads available direct to end users via major electrical wholesalers nationwide.

    EVENTS Resistor manufacturer returns. - After a well-received appearance at last year’s Export Connect Cy Wilkinson, managing director of Cressall Resistors, has been invited to return to the event and speak at the 2014 conference.

    APPLICATION Control in geothermal station - Yokogawa is to supply the control system for unit 5 of the Kamojang geothermal power station in Indonesia.

    PRODUCT Gas sensor range extended - City Technology, part of Honeywell, has added six new sensors to its electrochemical sensor range. The 5OxLL long life oxygen (O2) and A5F+ carbon monoxide (CO) sensors extend the 5 Series range - widely used by high specification flue gas analyser manufacturers globally requiring EN 50379-2 compliance.

    NEWS Report generation agreement! - Ocean Data Systems has announced that GE Intelligent Platforms will resell Dream Report as a Report Generation tool for use across their automation software portfolio of products.

    EVENTS Process and part quality monitoring system on show! - Kistler Instruments will be showing the latest version of its maXYmos TL process and part quality monitoring system with a wide range of compatible sensors at this year's Medtec Ireland.

    publications" Simplifying modern control system tuning! - The International Society of Automation (ISA) tells us that the newly released third edition of its Tuning of Industrial Control Systems book simplifies modern control system tuning by eliminating mathematical complexity and addressing the real-world needs of control system technicians

6/8/2014
    PRODUCT New wave of software-designed instruments - National Instruments has announced that it has delivered the power and flexibility of software-designed instrumentation to new instrument types and automated test applications, further freeing engineers and organisations from the costs and limitations of vendor-defined instruments.
5/8/2014 4/8/2014 1/8/2014
    PRODUCT Where space is tight - The new bearingless encoders MIR 10 by Baumer are the products to choose for position and speed feedback in limited installation space.
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31/7/2014
    PRODUCT Threaded long-travel test probe! - Peak Test Services has added a new threaded long-travel probe to its comprehensive range of spring-contact test probes for contacting printed-circuit boards in automatic test system.

    APPLICATION Free online remote motion control practice! - Elmo Motion Control is now offering a free remote login access via the Internet for its unique EASII Experience - Remote Practice System (EASII-RPS), enabling anyone from anywhere around the globe to experience from first-hand the advanced motion tools provided by Elmo's EASII software environment.

    EVENTS New innovations at water wastewater & environment event - The organisers of WWEM 2014, the international Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring conference and exhibition, have announced three exciting new events that will take place during this year's show.

    EVENTS All aspects of functional safety for examination! - The Institute of Measurement and Control has announced details of its first International Functional Safety Conference.

    PRODUCT Cold store scanner with intelligent heating. - The compact cold store scanner VB14N-T from Pepperl+Fuchs operates at temperatures from -35 °C to +45 °C and delivers its full performance potential over this exceptionally large operating temperature range.

    PRODUCT Mini air flow transmitter for HVAC - The new EE671 air flow transmitter from E+E, measures air velocity up to 20 m/s. Thanks to its compact design, it is ideal for mass applications in HVAC.

30/7/2013
    PRODUCT 48V front end PSU for PoE & ATCA - The TFE-1800-48 1800 watt output power, 48VDC output front end power supply, from Tectrol Europe, is designed in a sub-1U horizontal package for integration into a Tectrol power shelf or other end-user system.

    PRODUCT User-friendly modular gas analyser for the biogas market! - Eaton has launched a new 'next generation' MTL GIR6000 biogas analyser to help ensure reliable, accurate measurement of gases in biogas production.

    NEWS 40 years out of the kitchen! - Beginning with optically isolated, liquid-epoxy filled solid-state relays (SSRs) which Robert Engman designed on his kitchen table, Opto 22's range of products grew to include input/output (I/O) modules, computer-based I/O systems, and industrial controllers and software.

    APPLICATION SCADA modernisation of the industrial aqueduct of Lake Como. - PcVue, from ARC Informatique, client-server architecture was chosen for the SCADA. The simplified design is based on commercially available hardware with a modular open architecture for maintainability.

    APPLICATION That pillar is in the way! - Rittal offered the unique approach of incorporating structural pillars or columns into cabinets and cooling system in this installation.

    NEWS M2M wireless manufacturer acquired! - United Wireless Ltd. has been acquired by Stadium Group Plc. United specialises in the design and manufacture of M2M wireless solutions that support wireless connectivity between devices across wireless technology, primarily cellular networks.

29/7/2014
    NEWS Select your panel meters, controllers etc on your iPad! - The 2014 Catalog App of 40 year old Precision Digital Corp for iPad has just been announced. This interactive app contains all the specifications and connection drawings from Precision Digital's print catalogue in a smartly designed, easy-to-navigate interface for salespeople, OEMs, and end users.
    People Steve Willis
    Steve Willis has been appointed Chief Executive of Intellitect Water.

    PRODUCT Power semiconductor ATE system. - The new Intepro SemTest automated test system is the ideal solution for reliability and extended lifetime testing of Power Semiconductors including IGBT, MOSFET, SCR, Diode and Bipolar parts and modules.

    PRODUCT Industrial M2M router! - The eWON Flexy is the world's first modular industrial M2M router that allows OEMs and system integrators to link remote devices in an environment where communication technologies are constantly changing (2G, 3G, 4G, WiFi,...) and to communicate universally with the most varied field equipment.

    APPLICATION Sensors for world's deepest immersed tunnel! - Mantracourt Electronics tells us that its SGA load cell amplifiers are being used within the monitoring systems of the Marmaray Project, a major new rail tunnel project in Turkey.

28/7/20134
    PRODUCT Accelerating development of smart, power-efficient IoT applications!BLOG - Wzzard from B&B is an easy to use, complete wireless sensor connectivity platform for the rapid deployment of scalable, intelligent, reliable Internet of Things (IoT) networking in remote and demanding environments.

    PRODUCT Coriolis flowmeter family for customers with medium to large flow rates! - Extending the accuracy and reliability of Micro Motion® ELITE® flowmeters to a range of high flow applications including gas and liquid custody transfer, process unit material balances in refineries, and critical chemical feedstock measurements.

    NEWS FDT test site accredited! - The FDT Group has recently accredited KROHNE Messtechnik GmbH, Duisburg (D), as official FDT Test Site for FDT DTM certification.

    PRODUCT New range of function generators! - The new Yokogawa FG400 Series is a range of arbitrary/function generators that combine intuitive operation with comprehensive sweep and modulation facilities.

    PRODUCT PXI embedded controller with 4th generation Intel Core i7 Processor! - Their new PXIe-3985, its highest performing 3U PXIe embedded controller has been released by AdLink.

    PRODUCT HMI simplifies geeky PID control! - CD Automation's REVO-TC is a single loop temperature control and power solution that dramatically reduces wiring costs and cabinet size. The REVO TC combines a PID temperature controller, solid state relay (thyristor), quick blow fuse protection and current monitoring, all in a compact single loop package.

    PRODUCT Wireless gives gives bearings advantage! - SKF has joined the ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute. Since its inception in 1907, SKF has specialised in crafting cutting-edge technology solutions for industrial markets.

25/7/2014
    NEWS Developing a TUS sSolution! - Ocean Data Systems has been selected by Yokogawa to develop a specialised Thermal Uniformity Survey (TUS) reporting solution to accompany their broad range of data recorder products.

    PRODUCT Flowmeters for ultrapure applications! - The carefully engineered design, and top quality materials of construction of Blue-White’s Metal-Free Flowmeters, makes them well suited to applications where no metals can enter the fluid path, such as UltraPure, DI Water and highly corrosive applications.

    PRODUCT HMIs with multi-touch function and gesture control! - Improved user-friendliness, expanded functionalities, high cost-efficiency and optimum integration in Mitsubishi Electric’s Automation portfolio – these are the features of the new GOT2000 HMI series from Mitsubishi Electric Europe.

    PRODUCT Single-loop controllers with improved display is easier to read and maintain! - Yokogawa has enhanced its YS1000 series single-loop controllers with a new TFT (thin-film transistor) LCD featuring improved display characteristics and a design that facilitates easy maintenance.

    PRODUCT Power supply delivers 1,000W at -40°C! - Excelsys Technologies has a new powerPac model in its popular XF series of high reliability, ruggedised COTS modular power supplies.

    PRODUCT Pressure control solution for offshore hydraulic power unit applications - Emerson Process Management has released the TESCOM 50-4000 series regulators. The 50-4000 series is engineered to provide accurate and consistent pressure control performance for the subsea wellhead control system, even in the most demanding ultra-deep water installations.

    PRODUCT Versatile RFID transponders for optimal performance! - The new Ha-VIS RFID VT 86 (HT) from Harting is an RFID transponder that combines robustness, a high protection class and resistance to the effects of high temperatures and chemicals and to achieve optimal performance in difficult environments.

24/7/2014
    People Scott Saunders
    Scott Saunders has been named Chief Executive Officer of Moore Industries-International.
    NEWS Fieldbus communication with HART! - The Boards of Directors of the Fieldbus Foundation and the HART® Communication Foundation have approved unifying the two Foundations into a new industry organisation dedicated to the needs of intelligent devices and their integration in the world of Process Automation.
23/7/2014
    PRODUCT High-torque Ethernet servo motor drives - ABB has enhanced its ranges of servomotor drives for the Ethernet-based motion control systems market with variants that can substantially increase the speed of machinery and automation systems while also reducing bill-of-materials cost.

    PRODUCT Cameras for use in extended temperature areas! - Stemmer Imaging has a range of cameras and accessories in its portfolio which are capable of handling temperatures outside the conventional ranges and can offer advice on the best solution for employing vision systems in such conditions.

22/7/2014 21/7/2014
    NEWS Celebrating twenty years abnormality!BLOG - This year the Abnormal Situation Management (ASM®) Consortium is celebrating 20 years of thought leadership in the process industry

    PRODUCT Integrated production control system with enhanced alarm and batch functions - The just released CENTUM® VP R5.04, is an enhanced version of Yokogawa's flagship integrated production control system. This new CENTUM release features enhanced alarm and batch functions.

    EVENTS European industry in transition! - ARC Advisory Group is organizing their European Industry Forum (EIF) in Amsterdam (NL) on March 4-5, 2015. The event will focus on the "European Industry in Transition: The Information Driven Enterprise in a Connected World".

    PRODUCT Conductivity and temperature at a glance! - Baumer is expanding its CombiSeries to include a new conductivity sensor. CombiLyz is the name of the newest sensor, which was developed primarily for precise analysis and differentiation of media in the food and pharmaceutical industries and in water treatment technology.

    APPLICATION Safe lithium-ion batteries in China! - Major manufacturers of Lithium-Ion batteries in China have chosen the S4000RS and S8000 Integrale precision chilled mirror hygrometers to monitor environmental conditions in their production facilities.

18/7/2014
    NEWS Agreement signed! - Diversified Technologies (DTI) has recently signed an agreement with SigmaPhi Accelerator Technologies of Vannes (F). They will be working together on systems for the next generation of particle accelerators.
17/7/2014
    PRODUCT Module helps engineers develop embedded systems faster, with less risk! - The NI SOM has been launched by National Instruments (NI). It combines the Xilinx Zynq All Programmable system on a chip (SoC) with supporting components such as memory on a small PCB and features a complete middleware solution and ready-to-go Linux-based real-time operating system (RTOS) already integrated.

    Video Fault-tolerant fieldbus system - MooreHawke, a division of Moore Industries, has released a new video highlighting its TRUNKSAFE Fault-Tolerant Fieldbus System.

16/7/2014
    NEWS Formal recognition of an ISCI CRT Tool! - The FFR Raven (Japanese) for ICS is now recognised as an approved CRT (Communication Robustness Testing) tool for ISASecure control systems certification programs.

    APPLICATION Real-time railway bearing monitoring by wireless! - LPRS, recently nominated as one of Europe's top five wireless system design houses and manufacturer of short-range radio devices, is supplying their market leading easyRadio Advanced (eRA) wireless modules to Perpetuum Ltd for a sensor system which enables users to predict failure of rotating components including wheel bearings and gearboxes on railway trains.

    PRODUCT Gigabit power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) injectors! - Red Lion Controls has added the N-Tron series Gigabit 1000-POE+ Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) injectors to its industrial networking solutions portfolio.

    PRODUCT Installing photoelectric sensors a breeze! - The new generation of photoelectric sensors in the BOS 6K series from Balluff is absolutely ideal for setting new benchmarks in the compact class. Its small 31.5 x 19.5 x 10.8 mm dimensions not only make it the perfect response to tight spaces in compact machines

    NEWS Secure production control system! - Yokogawa's CENTUM® VP production control system has obtained the ISASecure® Embedded Device Security Assurance (EDSA) certification from the ISA Security Compliance Institute (ISCI)

15/7/2014 14/7/2014
    NEWS Modest component growth predicted in Britain!BLOG - British distributors expect modest growth later in the year, even though growth in the Britain and Ireland electronic components markets remains lacklustre, according to the May market statistics released by the Electronic Components Supply Network (ECSN), the professional community for the electronic component supply chain.

    EVENTS Major water/wastewater event in November - The organisers of WWEM 2014, the international Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring conference and exhibition, have announced the details of the Conferences that will take place at the Telford International Centre (GB), 5-6th November.

    NEWS Oil & Gas sevice company joins cubersecurity body- Aramco Services Company, the North American-based services division of Saudi Aramco, the state oil company of Saudi Arabia, has joined the ISA Security Compliance Institute.

    PRODUCT IS Connectors - The new Han(R) Ex range of connectors from Harting meet all the requirements for the implementation of high-quality connectivity solutions in application areas with explosion protection requirements.

    2,500 enhancements to on-line sales presence! - The first major upgrade to the Anglia Live online sales environment includes a fast search feature which halves the search time, comprehensive forward and back ordering facilities, volume contract pricing and the facility to search suppliers' full database of parts including parts not currently stocked by Anglia.

    PRODUCT Quietly cooling! - Rittal's 'Blue e' cooling units are usually found controlling the temperature within enclosures in workshops or on shop floors in the industrial sector where noise level is largely irrelevant as they cannot be heard above other equipment in these noisy environments.

    Video Industrial Wireless LAN in 20 seconds. - Siemens have released a WLAN video "Wireless LAN in Industry" is a brief, playful way of encouraging viewers to find out more about wireless communication in industry.

11/7/2014 10/7/2010 9/7/2014
    PRODUCT Hub has diagnostic function! - PROFIBUS Ireland is to launch a brand-new product known as the ProfiHub B5+RD. It is the first ProfiHub that comes with a built-in PROFIBUS DP slave to forward diagnostic data to a PLC.
    People Daniel Duncan
    Daniel L. Duncan has just become the Chief Operating Officer of Yokogawa Corporation of America.

    NEWS Distributor of components in Ireland & Britain! - Anglia Components have been appointed as Ireland and Britain distributor for the passive component range of Samsung Electro Mechanics (SEM).

    PRODUCT Vibrating fork level switch - Rosemount® 2120 level switch gains new features and approvals for greater installation flexibility and improved plant safety

    NEWS Open Wi-Fi on the train! - We find this a boom as we use the trains frequently though super-fast is not always the description we would use to describe it, nevertheless it is usable and useful.

    NEWS Partnership promotes automated report generation! - Ocean Data Systems has announced that B-SCADA has joined the Dream Report "Proven Partner" program and is recommending Dream Report as their solution for automated report generation.

    PRODUCT Slim power supply units! - Siemens has launched two particularly slim, powerful and energy-efficient power supply units in the shape of the new Sitop PSU8200 5 A and 10 A.

    PRODUCT Multi-channel pyrometer system with data logging! - The new PM180 touch screen pyrometer hub from Calex Electronics provides temperature measurement, configuration, alarm display and data logging for up to 6 non-contact infrared temperature sensors, and may be connected to other PM180 units as part of a larger system.

    International automation co-operation at London symposium! - Collaborating with the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), the International Society of Automation (ISA) highlighted the latest developments, technologies and trends in instrumentation, process measurement and control through expert-led technical sessions, paper presentations and training courses at its 60th International Instrumentation Symposium in London (GB) last month.

    Energy efficiency portal! - Fluke has developed an Energy Efficiency portal on its web site to help maintenance professionals understand ways to manage energy efficiency in a facility in order to save money.

    Research & EducationInvesting in the future! - Contract Electronics Manufacturer, EC Electronics is investing in its workforce of the future with training and apprenticeship programmes to ensure its customer and manufacturing services are of a consistently high standard as the company grows.

8/7/2014
    Research & EducationSupporting manufacturing research training! - WEG aims to supply students with a deeper knowledge of Electrical Engineering by providing equipment and services to the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Training Centre.

    PRODUCT Conductivity and temperature at a glance! - Baumer is expanding its CombiSeries to include a new conductivity sensor. CombiLyz is the name of the newest sensor, which was developed primarily for precise analysis and differentiation of media in the food and pharmaceutical industries and in water treatment technology.

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7/7/2014 4/7/2014
    PRODUCT Scada software goes mobile! - Siemens has extended the range of functions of the Simatic WinCC Scada software in its latest Version 7.3 and added the Simatic WinCC/WebUX V7.3 option package for mobile applications.
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