ASI announces Hazardous Location Cable Glands
Available in metric or PG threads in a range from M16 to M25 and PG7 to PG29. These hazardous location cable glands and strain relief fittings are made of high performance nylon and can be ordered in either blue or black colors. The operating temperature range is -25ºC to +90ºC. In addition to the increased safety ratings, the ASI cable glands and strain reliefs for hazardous locations provide an ingress protection level of IP65, NEMA 4, and 4 X
AutomationDirect introduces Mersen STXR series of surge protectors
Available in 120-600VAC models and a 200kA short-circuit current rating, these devices are ideal for use in ANSI/UL Type 1 or 2 SPD installations,...
Bristol Instruments introduces OMR700 digital chart recorder
This instrument is available with up to 96 input channels and can record from two hours to 132 years of data—depending on the number of channels...
Hydratight announces Profile Slide Attachment for pipeline machining
The Profile Slide Attachment has been custom designed by Hydratight for heavy cutting and beveling at the pre-weld stage in combination with the...
Applied Motion introduces SWM series of integrated steppers
The SWM24 integrated steppers combine NEMA 24 step motors with a 6.0 A/phase (peak-of-sine) step motor drive.
FSG releases MH609y-II-Can series of rotary encoders
With a diameter of 22.2 mm and a case that is less than 39 mm long, the encoders (80 g) come with an integrated redundant Hall sensor for detecting...
Interview: The Benefits of One-Cable Automation
As manufacturing becomes more automated and connected across a wide range of industries, it is more essential than ever to streamline installations...
Elipse provides remote monitoring for Vietnamese electric company
Thanks to Elipse Software’s solution, EVNNPC can now access remotely the data from switches, fire alarm systems, meters, relays, transformers,...
VDW works to revise machine tool safety standards
The intention is to present a harmonized standard on the VDW’s “Safety Day” at the EMO Hannover on 19 September 2017.
ISA Director: Oil & Gas facilities must take action now to protect against cyberattack
Patrick J. Gouhin, speaking at a Bloomberg LIVE conference in Houston, Texas on the future of cybersecurity in the US oil and gas sector, urged...
Improving Worker Safety with Automatic Tank Gauging
By Christoffer Widahl, Emerson Automation Solutions
Manual tank gauging at oil and gas extraction sites is a dangerous and potentially fatal...