FEATURED ARTICLESin Electrical & Control Panels
Automation Lessons Learned at Iron Bridge Water Plant
By Bill Lydon, Editor
The Iron Bridge plant was originally built in the 1980s to treat about 5 million gallons of wastewater per day. After... MORE
Internet-Servicing: how to maximise your service revenue...
By John Pritchard, MAC Solutions
The most successful OEMs and machine builders are now generating between 20-40% of their revenues and profits... MORE
Cable Entry Seals Prevent Rodents and Pests From Damaging...
Understanding the behavior of pests, including mosquitos, bees, snakes, rodents, ants, etc., is essential to assist electrical and... MORE
Metal vs. plastic: specification of large outdoor enclosures
Due to its inherent strength, steel has traditionally been the material of choice despite several shortcomings; but can... MORE
NEWSin Electrical & Control Panels
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- Continued Growth in Asia for Electronic Control Relays
- Gregg A. Holst Named President of Rittal
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- Robots create jobs in Electronics Industry
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- What's changed in BS EN 62061:2005+A1:2013
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PRODUCT NEWSin Electrical & Control Panels
Phoenix Contact releases M23 hybrid circular connector
The compact M23 connector can handle currents up to 30 A and voltages up to 850 V DC or 630 V AC. MORE
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RESOURCESin Electrical & Control Panels
A user enters the enclosure volume, the start and end temperatures, the process time and the operating pressure differential, and the calculator... MORE
The book has been published for more than 50 years and covers the selection and application of overcurrent protective devices, including code,... MORE
WHITE PAPERSin Electrical & Control Panels
By Tim Senkbeil, Lumberg Automation
Businesses in industrial settings require cabling components that are built to last, and can be depended upon.... MORE
CASE STUDIESin Electrical & Control Panels
Roxtec seals keep dust out and prevent water from entering and damaging equipment for industrial bakeries during high pressure hosing. MORE
The Project Q data center in the city of Queretaro, México, had to route multiple cables and pipes through 45-centimeter thick walls, while... MORE
EVENTSin Electrical & Control Panels
From robotics and automation services, to micro sensors and nanotechnology, Industrial Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial automation.
IMTS will host more than 100,000 manufacturing industry professionals from more than 119 countries. IMTS visitors see more than 15,000 new machine tools, controls, computers, software, components, systems and processes that can improve their efficiency. They also come together to gain valuable ideas and insights from the world’s leading equipment producers.
The event will consist of a conference program that includes user presentations, Yokogawa platform technology updates, industry and technology keynotes, workshops and panel sessions all designed to help users fully utilize automation technologies.
TRAININGin Electrical & Control Panels
In this training course, learn how to list and recognize the importance of MV and HV switchgears namely the circuit breakers, disconnectors, contactors and earth switches; plus much more.
You will become familiar with the documents used to define instrument and control systems, including: Process Flow Diagrams, Piping & Instrumentation Drawings, Instrument Lists, Specification Forms, Logic Diagrams, Location Plans, Installation Details, Loop Diagrams