Micro-Epsilon announces thermoMETER TIM 8 pyrometer

  • Micro-Epsilon GmbH & Co. KG

The thermoMETER TIM 8 pyrometer offers automatic hot and cold spot detection in industrial applications which enables temperature control.

OndoSense announces IoT sensor to detect metallic structures in plastics and non-conductive materials

With its connected sensors based on radar technology and smart software, the startup's cloud-based IoT sensor solutions provide companies with relevant data for the intelligent control and regulation of production systems and machines.

SICK announces nanoScan3 safety laser scanner

  • SICK, Inc.

With its size, the nanoScan3 opens up potential applications where space is critical, such as in mobile intralogistics, collaborative robots (cobots), or mobile assistance and service robotics on autonomous transport platforms and carts.

CARLO GAVAZZI announces LD30 series of photoelectric laser sensors with integrated IO-Link

  • Carlo Gavazzi

This family consists of 4 sensor types, in either IP67 plastic (LD30CNB) or IP69K stainless steel AISI316L (LD30ETB) housings.  

AutomationDirect announces expansion I/O modules for BRX micro brick PLC

  • AutomationDirect

Expansion modules snap onto the side of any BRX Micro PLC Unit (MPU) or BRX Remote I/O controller, creating a sturdy and rugged PLC platform.

Balluff introduces BOD002M and BOD002N distance sensors

  • Balluff, Inc.

The two variations — the BOD002M with a 50 to 100 mm working distance and a resolution down to 10 μm, and the BOD002N with a 50 to 650 mm working distance and a resolution down to 100 μm — combine the output modes of three previous models into one.

Omron introduces E2EW Series of metal face proximity sensors

  • OMRON Co.

The series of metal face proximity sensors is designed to withstand the harsh conditions of typical automotive welding processes with a fluororesin coating that provides increased spatter resistance.

STMicroelectronics announces VD55G0 and VD56G3 image sensors

  • STMicroelectronics

These sensors are suited to a range of applications including Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR/VR), Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM), and 3D scanning.

AW-Lake introduces EDGE Flow Sensor with optional Bluetooth

  • AW-Lake Company

Mounted on meters including AW-Lake Gear Meters and Turbine Flow Meters, the EDGE Flow Sensor outputs a frequency, current or analog signal that gives users more installation flexibility, especially when unsure of readout equipment or a control room interface. 

FLIR Systems announces FLIR GF77a Gas Find IR camera

  • FLIR Systems, Inc.

A camera in FLIR Systems’ optical gas imaging (OGI) series, the connected GF77a provides upstream and midstream gas processors, producers, and operators with the ability to monitor continuously for invisible, potentially dangerous methane leaks at natural gas power plants, renewable energy production facilities, industrial plants, and other locations along a natural gas supply chain.