• Modular safety system controller

    May 21, 2008 0 comment

    SICK’s new Flexi Soft is a powerful, modular and easily commissioned safety controller which, due to its scalability, can be efficiently adapted to the requirements of a wide variety of safety…

  • Customised signal solutions

    May 19, 2008 0 comment

    MOORE Industries has announced a new service called SNAP, or Special Needs And Products, that provides customers with customised solutions to meet unusual signal interface needs in industrial…

  • Breakthrough in 3D CAD

    May 19, 2008 0 comment

    SIEMENS PLM Software has announced the next big breakthrough in 3D CAD by adding Synchronous Technology to the next version of Solid Edge.

  • Electronic products DVD catalogue

    May 19, 2008 0 comment

    OMRON Electronics has released the latest edition of its electronic data catalogue, eData March 2008.

  • Magnetic safety switches

    May 19, 2008 0 comment

    RE series reed switches from SICK are suitable for protecting mechanical guards on machines and plant.

  • Packaged goods SCARA robot

    May 19, 2008 0 comment

    ADEPT Technology has announced its newest inverted SCARA robot for the packaged goods market.

  • Easy-to-operate metal detector

    May 19, 2008 0 comment

    MANUFACTURED by Thermo Scientific, the APEX 500 metal detector uses new technology to create industry standards for performance, stability, and reliability.

  • Radar level transmitter

    May 19, 2008 0 comment

    SITRANS LR 460 is the new continuous radar level measurement transmitter from Siemens featuring 24GHz FMCW (frequency-modulated continuous wave) technology and process intelligence echo processing.

  • IR camera sets thermography benchmarks

    May 19, 2008 0 comment

    FLIR Systems has unveiled its latest handheld IR P660 camera with industry first technology designed for professional thermography.

  • Smart light curtain solution

    May 19, 2008 0 comment

    THE new SLG light curtain (Smart Light Grid) is the reliable and installation-friendly solution for monitoring lifts or automatic doors, as well as for detection tasks on picking shelves or…

  • Device and mirror columns

    May 14, 2008 0 comment

    GREATER sturdiness, maximum availability, simple and economical handling and installation, and suitable accessories are said to characterise the new series of device and mirror columns from SICK.

  • Radiation-free carton inspection

    May 14, 2008 0 comment

    DETECTION Systems has released its ultra compact second generation Package Contents Inspection Systems (PCIS).

  • Air-line couplings

    May 14, 2008 0 comment

    THE new KK Series couplers available from SMC Pneumatics are said to be more than just air-line couplings.

  • Semi-automatic taping machine

    May 14, 2008 0 comment

    PERFECT Packaging has introduced the Gem 520 semi-automatic taping machine from Comarme, which seals with adhesive tape the upper and lower parts of fixed-format boxes, with manual adjustment.

  • Network traffic controller

    May 14, 2008 0 comment

    THE T-BOX Lite is an all-in-one package that brings full Web server technology, SMS reporting, and remote control to small measurement, control, and telemetry outstation applications at an…

  • Cabinet coolers for tight spaces

    May 14, 2008 0 comment

    EXAIR’s new side mount kits make the mounting of a NEMA 12 cabinet cooler possible when an electrical enclosure has limited space on the top or side.

  • DAQ and analysis software

    May 14, 2008 0 comment

    ROCKWELL Automation has launched a new software package that allows manufacturers to quickly and automatically identify, gather and analyse detailed process data from any plant-floor control…

  • Power management in process automation

    May 7, 2008 0 comment

    SIEMENS has added the function power management to the range of functions of its Simatic PCS 7 control system and Simatic WinCC visualisation system for the production and process industry.

  • 2-stage VSD compressor

    May 7, 2008 0 comment

    INGERSOLL-Rand has released a 2-stage variable speed drive (VSD) rotary screw compressor to deliver greater efficiency and reduce associated running costs when compared with a single stage…