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August 26, 2016

MMP announces Model MMP LA3-12V-5-A-SP-100 linear actuator

This design from MMP utilizes an ‘All-Steel” drive pinion, thereby increasing the force capacity, while maintaining the 5:1 Reduction Ratio which allows the unit to maintain a 2” per second stroke speed.

Siemens receives TÜV SÜD certification at 7 German sites
August 26, 2016

Siemens receives TÜV SÜD certification at 7 German sites

The TÜV SÜD certificate is based on the standard IEC 62443-4-1. This standard includes security-relevant requirements such as capabilities and expertise, security of third-party components, process and quality assurance, secure architecture and design, and issue handling.

Binder introduces M12 connector cord sets
August 26, 2016

Binder introduces M12 connector cord sets

The M12 cordsets are ideally suited for the food and beverage, pharmaceutical and chemical industries where a washable connector is required.

Valin announces acquisition of Thermal Solutions of Texas
August 26, 2016

Valin announces acquisition of Thermal Solutions of Texas

The acquisition expands Valin’s process heating portfolio and was made effective on August 15, 2016. Thermal Solutions of Texas provides service and heating systems

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PAC announces the ISL FZP 5G2S OptiFZP freezing point analyzer
August 26, 2016

PAC announces the ISL FZP 5G2S OptiFZP freezing point analyzer

The OptiFZP is designed to offer productivity with reliability and accuracy with an interface on a 7” color touch-screen allows users to start a test with a touch of a button and view a real-time graphic display of the test.

C3D Labs announces launch of C3D Vision 2016
August 26, 2016

C3D Labs announces launch of C3D Vision 2016

This software component from C3D Labs works with polygonal 3D models. Scenes are split into segments and then represented by graphics. Each segment can have its own set of characteristics: absolute and relative matrices, data, and an array of geometry representations.

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Schaefer introduces C/B 3500 series of DC-DC, AC-DC converter modules
August 26, 2016

Schaefer introduces C/B 3500 series of DC-DC, AC-DC converter modules

The C/B 3500 Series provides a solution for the most extreme environments including military, transportation, alternative energy, and process control systems.

August 26, 2016

SCADAware to introduce StatusWatch Live at IMTS

SCADAware developed its StatusWatch product line to monitor asset utilization and analyze plant efficiency. StatusWatch Live’s primary focus is on live data relevant to the current situation on a shop floor.

August 26, 2016

Industrial Wireless Sensor Network Market

Industrial Wireless Sensor Network Market to Grow at a CAGR of 14.95% during 2016-2020

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Lighting Controllers – The Hidden Power Behind Automating Machine Vision
August 25, 2016

Lighting Controllers – The Hidden Power Behind Automating Machine Vision

By Peter Bhagat, Gardasoft Vision
The ability of industrial vision systems to monitor, regulate, check, analyze, sort and classify with high precision, repeatability and safety makes vision an essential enabling technology in a host of automated manufacturing processes.

American Control Electronics announces DCH403-10 motor control
August 25, 2016

American Control Electronics announces DCH403-10 motor control

The DCH403-10 combines a custom regen-capable switching power supply with a low voltage drive to allow control over low voltage motors without the negative effects of current spikes or the large BUS voltage associated with typical 115/230 VAC controls.

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VDMA: Germany sees record machine vision sales in 2015
August 25, 2016

VDMA: Germany sees record machine vision sales in 2015

In 2015, the German machine vision industry achieved record sales of 2 billion euros – a rise of 9 percent compared to the previous year. Sales in the industry have more than doubled in ten years.

SKF automates factory with Egemin automated storage system
August 25, 2016

SKF automates factory with Egemin automated storage system

With the new system, SKF can organize the logistics of its bearings, lubricants and seal products more efficiently and economically. The completed installation went into operation earlier this year.

Zaber introduces GSM motorized goniometers
August 25, 2016

Zaber introduces GSM motorized goniometers

Designed to interface with Zaber’s X-MCB1 and X-MCB2 controllers, this device is available in two stackable sizes with 40 and 60 mm centre of rotation options

FieldComm Group's End User Seminar focuses on integration and the IIoT
August 25, 2016

FieldComm Group's End User Seminar focuses on integration and the IIoT

Technology presentations on FOUNDATION Fieldbus, FDI, HART and WirelessHART will focus on recent enhancements and their role in the digital transformation occurring throughout the industry.

Sensor Concepts chooses Acromag's XCOM-6400 for InfiniSCAN measurement systems
August 25, 2016

Sensor Concepts chooses Acromag's XCOM-6400 for InfiniSCAN measurement systems

Although the original intent was to use the power management system to reduce processor throughput and keep the board operating under 20 watts per hazardous location requirements, SCI chose to proceed with a design based on the XCOM-6400-108E-LF that allows full processor throughput.

International exhibitors flocking to demonstrate at IMTS 2016
August 25, 2016

International exhibitors flocking to demonstrate at IMTS 2016

Approximately 70 percent of the companies exhibiting at the five co-located industrial trade shows are headquartered outside of the United States. Industrial equipment and smart manufacturing solution providers from around the world recognize the importance of the North American manufacturing sector.

Rotork actuators support environmental improvement at Aberthaw Power Station
August 25, 2016

Rotork actuators support environmental improvement at Aberthaw Power Station

Through the use of automation that includes Rotork valve actuation, Aberthaw can efficiently generate around 1555 MW of electricity for the National Grid System, which is enough power to meet the needs of some three million households.

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Phoenix Contact introduces PT 2,5/S-QUATTRO terminal blocks
August 25, 2016

Phoenix Contact introduces PT 2,5/S-QUATTRO terminal blocks

Up to four 12 AWG conductors can be connected in one feed-through terminal block. The terminal blocks feature Phoenix Contact’s push-in connection technology, for wiring of the pre-assembled conductors.

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Mantracourt announces DSCUSB-PT potentiometer input module
August 25, 2016

Mantracourt announces DSCUSB-PT potentiometer input module

This introduction to Mantracourt’s range of signal converters can be used with resistance based sensors to indicate position, rotation, angle and depth and is particularly suited to applications such as displacement measurement and angular measurement that require accuracy.