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July 24, 2014

Yole says slow military spending killed IR sensor sales

Military market downturn and high price erosion have deeply affected traditional infrared imaging margins for the past few years at both sensor and camera levels says Yole.

Spectrum releases Nova 1000 in-line laser wire marking system
July 24, 2014

Spectrum releases Nova 1000 in-line laser wire marking system

The Nova 1000 UV laser system for wire and cable production lines provides in-line laser coding of difficult to mark insulations.

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Cables & Cordsets
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Adlink sponsors Cornell University Underwater Vehicle
July 24, 2014

Adlink sponsors Cornell University Underwater Vehicle

The CUAUV team, made up of 43 students from three of Cornell’s colleges, spends more than 20,000 person-hours per year designing its vehicle and has won the annual RoboSub competition four out of the last five years.

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July 24, 2014

RST offers free on-line pressure equalisation calculator for enclosures

A user enters the enclosure volume, the start and end temperatures, the process time and the operating pressure differential, and the calculator shows how many components should be installed under the defined conditions.

B&B Electronics introduces Wzzard Wireless Sensing Platform
July 24, 2014

B&B Electronics introduces Wzzard Wireless Sensing Platform

Wzzard Intelligent Edge Nodes will connect, via conduit fitting cable gland or M12 connector, to any industry-standard sensor.

Scott Saunders Named CEO of Moore Industries
July 24, 2014

Scott Saunders Named CEO of Moore Industries

Saunders reports to Leonard W. Moore, who remains Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company he founded in 1968.

B&R adds OPC UA to Automation Studio software
July 24, 2014

B&R adds OPC UA to Automation Studio software

Automation Studio now supports POWERLINK, openSAFETY and OPC UA.

Emerson releases 50-4000 pressure regulator
July 24, 2014

Emerson releases 50-4000 pressure regulator

50-4000 provides accurate and consistent pressure control performance for a subsea wellhead, even in the most demanding ultra-deep water installations.

Aplus Finetek announces SC35 vibrating fork level sensor
July 24, 2014

Aplus Finetek announces SC35 vibrating fork level sensor

The SC35 bulk solid material point level sensor does not require any calibration and can diagnose potential problems, including material build-up and abrasion to the primary sensing elements.

Ingenia adds a hardware plug-in module for EtherCAT to servo drives
July 24, 2014

Ingenia adds a hardware plug-in module for EtherCAT to servo drives

The add-on can operate as a standard EtherCAT drive that accepts the CAN application protocol over EtherCAT (CoE).

Rotork  acquires Rotork Midland
July 24, 2014

Rotork acquires Rotork Midland

Rotork Midland, which has been designing and manufacturing stainless steel control equipment for the oil and gas industries for over 60 years, is now part of the Rotork Instruments division.

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Datalogic opens factory in São Paulo, Brazil
July 24, 2014

Datalogic opens factory in São Paulo, Brazil

Located in the city of Jundiai, in the state of São Paulo, the plant has been configured for the assembly of Automatic Data Capture product lines.

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July 24, 2014

MISTRAS to monitor Southern Nuclear with Radiography Services

MISTRAS will provide Computed Radiography (CR) and Digital Radiography (DR) inspection services Balance of Plant (BOP), Flow Accelerated Corrosion (FAC) programs, in-service and vendor location inspection services.

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July 24, 2014

Measurement Specialties Opens factory in Chengdu, China

The 130,000 square foot facility is expected to grow from 550 employees currently to 2,000 employees within the next 5 years.

Acromag announces VPX Carrier Cards for PMC or XMC Modules
July 24, 2014

Acromag announces VPX Carrier Cards for PMC or XMC Modules

VPX boards route power and bus signals to a plug-in XMC or PMC mezzanine module with an 8-lane PCIe interface to enable a wide variety of I/O processing and FPGA computing options.

Delta PMF Power Supply  Available with 231W for LED Signage
July 23, 2014

Delta PMF Power Supply Available with 231W for LED Signage

The PMF-4V320WCGB comes with universal AC input and is designed with built-in active PFC for demanding applications requiring high power factor and conforms to harmonic current IEC/EN 61000-3-2, Class A and Class D.

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Emerson introduces DVC6200p digital valve controller
July 23, 2014

Emerson introduces DVC6200p digital valve controller

With the remote mount DVC6200p, only the valve position feedback is mounted on the control valve, while the remainder of the digital valve controller can be mounted over 300 feet away in a less severe or more accessible environment.

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Valves - Control
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July 23, 2014

Marsh Bellofram Introduces Type T289 Back Pressure Regulators

Type T289 works as both a back pressure regulator and high-flow relief valve with an adjustable set point for air, nitrogen, natural gas and propane monitoring.

EPLAN establishes three subsidiaries
July 23, 2014

EPLAN establishes three subsidiaries

Subsidiaries have been founded in Japan and South Africa, with Turkey coming soon.

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July 23, 2014

Adept Appoints Klaus Kluger Managing Director for Europe

Prior to joining Adept, Dr. Kluger held several positions at Emerson, including managing director at Emerson Network Power; general manager for Switzerland and Austria at Emerson Process Management; and director Instruments Division for Emerson Process Management.

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