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April 16, 2018

Rockwell Automation introduces Allen-Bradley GuardLogix 5580 and Compact GuardLogix 5380 controllers

Embedded gigabit Ethernet on the GuardLogix 5580 and Compact GuardLogix 5380 controllers provides communications capacity to support the growing number of smart devices.

Rockwell Automation introduces Allen-Bradley Guardmaster GuardLink safety system
April 12, 2018

Rockwell Automation introduces Allen-Bradley Guardmaster GuardLink safety system

With GuardLink, safety devices are connected in series while providing access to individual device diagnostics. This system provides safety, diagnostics, remote reset and lock command over a single four conductor cable with up to 32 devices per link.

HIMA introduces Smart Safety Platform
March 28, 2018

HIMA introduces Smart Safety Platform

The platform concept works this way: HIMA and the user jointly select the appropriate hardware and software components and install them in the plants. Existing HIMA solutions can continue to be used or be upgraded to the latest generation.

KEB America releases Safety PLC, Safe I/O modules, and Safety PLC programming software
February 20, 2018

KEB America releases Safety PLC, Safe I/O modules, and Safety PLC programming software

Safety PLC, Safe I/O modules, and Safety PLC programming software are now available as part of a full system solution designed by KEB. All of the new safety products are TÜV Rheinland certified to IEC 61508 SIL3 and EN/ISO 13849-1 PL e.

Honeywell introduces Connected Plant Skills Insight Personal Gas Safety solution
February 14, 2018

Honeywell introduces Connected Plant Skills Insight Personal Gas Safety solution

Honeywell Connected Plant Skills Insight Personal Gas Safety is designed to help protect lives and enable faster response in case of hazardous leaks or worker injury.

Lenze introduces c250-S safety controller
October 09, 2017

Lenze introduces c250-S safety controller

The c250-S is a safety controller that enables engineers to program all of the machine’s safety needs using one engineering tool based on the PLCopen standard.

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Microchip Technology introduces CEC1702 microcontroller
March 15, 2017

Microchip Technology introduces CEC1702 microcontroller

The CEC1702 is designed to address the increasing need for security measures, such as secure boot, driven by the continual growth of Internet of Things (IoT) applications.

PROMOTEC releases PROMOS 3+ process safety solution
November 10, 2016

PROMOTEC releases PROMOS 3+ process safety solution

PROMOS 3+, a refinement of the PROMOS 2 system, offers process safety for machining processes. As a monitoring system, it ensures that the right tool is in place and that the process is completed within defined parameters.

Weidmuller releases UR20-PF-O power-feed safety modules
August 17, 2016

Weidmuller releases UR20-PF-O power-feed safety modules

These compact safety modules feature integrated functionality to safely switch off power to all modules that are within a safety segment, and are designed to eliminate the need for a safety controller.

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Turck introduces the TBPN Hybrid Safety Block I/O Module
July 21, 2016

Turck introduces the TBPN Hybrid Safety Block I/O Module

Turck has developed the safety module for an extended temperature range from -40 to +70 °C. The IP65/IP67/ IP69K protection types allow use in demanding environments.

Failure Analysis Market fostered by the increasing importance given to prevention of product malfunction to avoid harmful effects.
May 01, 2016

Failure Analysis Market fostered by the increasing importance given to prevention of product malfunction to avoid harmful effects.

Failure is termed as the loss of functional integrity of a system or a group of system leading to loss of life, economy, or output. Failure Analysis refers to the analysis of possible ways of failure of electrical, electronic and mechanical parts of a system that has undergone a breakdown. Several tests are performed to analyze the occurrence.

Machine Vision Camera Market aided by solutions for high performance and challenging camera applications.
May 01, 2016

Machine Vision Camera Market aided by solutions for high performance and challenging camera applications.

Machine Vision Camera Market driven by increasing adoption and demand for creative challenging technologies like locating applications, measurement applications, inspection and identification applications. These industrial cameras designed for high performance and challenging applications are basically built in two various types.

Schmersal Releases PROTECT SRB-E Series of Electronic Safety Controllers
April 11, 2016

Schmersal Releases PROTECT SRB-E Series of Electronic Safety Controllers

The series features PNP outputs and can be used to monitor most safeguarding switches such as electromechanical switches, safety light curtains, electronic safety sensors, and coded-magnet sensors.

FM Approved High Limit Temperature Controls
March 17, 2016

FM Approved High Limit Temperature Controls

FDC's FM Approved High Limit temperature controls, 1/4 & 1/16 DIN and DIN Rail Mount Solutions starting $139

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Rockwell Automation announces GuardLogix 5370 safety controller
March 10, 2016

Rockwell Automation announces GuardLogix 5370 safety controller

GuardLogix 5370 controller provides integrated safety and motion on single EtherNet/IP network.

Build Custom Panel Interface Connector and Avoid Arc Flash
June 26, 2015

Build Custom Panel Interface Connector and Avoid Arc Flash

A panel interface connector is a device that typically mounts to the outside of a control panel housing a PLC, computer, or other type of programmable device.

SILworX - New License Variants
June 27, 2014

SILworX - New License Variants

Effective immediately: for SILworX there are three different license variants (full license, HIMatrix license, maintenance license). Furthermore there are new TÜV-certified function blocks available.

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ACM Facility Safety Releases SafeGuard Sentinel Safety Software
February 08, 2014

ACM Facility Safety Releases SafeGuard Sentinel Safety Software

SafeGuard Sentinel measures and monitors plant conditions, detects safety-related issues, alerts operators, and suggests contingency plans.

Omron introduces NX Safety Controller
October 11, 2013

Omron introduces NX Safety Controller

The NX series uses the EtherCAT network to provide integrated automation and safety from a single platform.

Invensys introduces Foxboro Evo Process Automation System
September 10, 2013

Invensys introduces Foxboro Evo Process Automation System

The Foxboro Evo process automation system has evolved directly from Foxboro I/A Series and Triconex technology. Current Foxboro I/A Series DCS users can migrate to the Foxboro Evo system with little or no downtime.

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