POSITAL News & Articles

Absolute positioning on a budget

  • Case Study

When the Rock-Tenn paperboard mill in Aurora IL wanted to automate the positioning and tensioning of the belts on its paperboard dryer conveyor system, it took an innovative combination of high-end, absolute encoders and basic, low-end control and drive technology to get the job done.

POSITAL publishes position sensor brochure

  • News

Brochure describes rotary encoders, inclinometers and draw-wire linear motion sensor products.

POSITAL motion sensors fit wind turbines

  • News

OPTIPACT motion sensors measure velocity by calculating the rate at which an image of a moving surface travels across an optical sensor.

POSITAL encoders certified for IRT by Profibus

  • News

OPTOCODE rotary encoders with PROFINET I/O interfaces are now certified for IRT (isochronous real-time) data transfer protocols.

FRABA group establishes subsidiary in Singapore

  • News

The new subsidiary in Singapore is FRABA Pte. Ltd.