IDEC introduces HE2G 3-position "dead man" switch
Eaton adds DeviceNet and CANopen to PowerXL Drive
This will allow the drive to communicate with the other components running in the system, such as a PLC or other drives.
Yokogawa announces UTAdvanced DIN-Rail Controllers
The UTAdvanced controller comes standard with a sequence control function based on the ladder logic programming language.
Schneider Electric Releases Tricon CX Safety System
Tricon CX ensures operational integrity, protecting against inherent risk and hazards, as well as external threats such as cyber-attack.
Vision Components introduces tiny CARRIDA CAM
The 88 x 58 x 36 mm smart camera is based on an ARM Cortex-A9 dual core processor with Linux OS
Vision Components releases flexible sensor
The VCSBC6211nano vision sensor connects to the CPU board via ribbon cable and can be easily installed even in the smallest of installation
Robot use increases more than 27% in 2014
By Bill Lydon, Editor
According to IFR, more than 220,000 robots were sold globally in 2014. The automotive industry is still the strongest,...
Automated barrier doors and new standards in robotic safety
By Eric Esson
Regardless of the safety device selected for machine guarding, facility managers must remember to perform a proper risk...
Is Safety a Backseat Driver?
By Holcombe Baird III, Reliability Center
To improve safety, many businesses adopt improvement programs that establish a partnership between...
Treating security like safety
What’s New in Process Technology
By Mike Baldi, Honeywell Process Solutions
Safety and security work hand in hand in the manufacturing...
Schneider Electric's 2015 Global Automation Conference
The 2015 Global Automation Conference will help industrial companies meet the most daunting challenges, safely, reliably and efficiently. Sessions...