Elobau introduces 165VL SS machine safety switches
The coded magnets are available as standard versions, or as strong magnet versions. The strong magnet versions ensure an operating distance of up to 7 mm. The switches are available in several configurations, with 2 normally open contacts, or 1 normally open and 1 normally close contact. The 2 normally open contacts version is available in 3 or 4 wire configurations. The connecting cable has UL and FDA approvals.
Elobau also offers a complete range of 25 Control Units (also called Safety Relays) which are certified according to the new Machine Directive EN ISO 13849-1, coming into effect as of December 30, 2009
Aventics introduces Smart Pneumatics Monitor for valve electronics
The Aventics electronic module evaluates the data locally and uses it to generate information about the status of the system. Via drag & drop on a...
Rockwell Automation introduces FactoryTalk Batch View software
FactoryTalk Batch View software is well-suited for large industrial facilities that have workstation infrastructure limitations, and require...
AutomationDirect releases Datalogic series of contrast sensors
Designed to detect the difference in the wavelength of the reflected light between a target mark and background, the contrast sensors use RGB light...
igus introduces curved linear guides for drylin W toolkits
This addition to the drylin W toolkit is designed to enhance possibilities in applications including marine, aerospace, and stage technologies.
ABB introduces Model Predictive Torque Control software
The MPTC software was initially developed to ensure the operation of compressor stations during voltage disruptions, caused by lightning strikes,...
Beckhoff opens Texas sales and support facility
The eighth such regional facility in the U.S., the Plano facility includes sales offices, engineering labs and training facilities. This 2,600...
ISA announces Industrial Control Training event in Northwest Pennsylvania
Two industry organizations—the Northwest Industrial Resource Center (NWIRC) and Process and Data Automation (PDA)—will co-sponsor an ISA...
Rockwell Automation opens registration for 25th Automation Fair
Manufacturers and producers across the globe can see the latest products, services and solutions that help enable a Connected Enterprise at this...
2015 PAR Insights: Leveraging Supply Chain Solutions with Stage-By-Component
By Bill Lydon, Editor
Automated Guided Vehicles (AVG) served as an enabling technology for a pharmaceutical manufacturer to achieve Stage By...
HIMA launches HIMA Industrial Automation in China
Following a strategic review of the business and their long-term objectives, the safety specialist relaunched its Chinese operation on July 1,...