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May 10, 2019

SICK announces outdoorScan3 safety laser scanner

Safety laser scanners enable humans and machines to work safely alongside one another in industrial environments by reliably protecting stationary and mobile applications.

Pepperl+Fuchs releases Inductive Safety Sensor portfolio
April 02, 2019

Pepperl+Fuchs releases Inductive Safety Sensor portfolio

The sensors are equipped with standardized OSSD outputs (Output Signal Switching Device) for signals and diagnostics that can be connected to a safety module or a corresponding control panel.

B&R introduces X20SO6530 digital output safety module
January 30, 2019

B&R introduces X20SO6530 digital output safety module

The X20SO6530 digital output module provides six safety relays on a unit with the X20's standard 25 mm width, allowing B&R to offer a solution for applications where numerous floating signals are needed

Leuze introduces RSL 400 safety laser scanner
November 21, 2018

Leuze introduces RSL 400 safety laser scanner

This device is a safe scanner that combines safety technology and measurement value output in a single device. This enables safeguarding and navigation of AGVs.

Emerson announces Location Awareness system
October 04, 2018

Emerson announces Location Awareness system

With uses including safety mustering and man-down events, Location Awareness gives managers a snapshot of employee locations through rechargeable wearable tags. Managers can account for employees’ locations in the plant or facility and act to ensure safety.

Altech introduces SMART Non-Contact Safety Sensor SRF
August 22, 2018

Altech introduces SMART Non-Contact Safety Sensor SRF

Sensors are available with diagnostics function that can be monitored with I/O Link supporting Industry 4.0 implementation and Smart Factory operations.

Larson Electronics releases EXP-MS-N4X-AT-HV-12.4-15M explosion proof motion sensor
August 17, 2018

Larson Electronics releases EXP-MS-N4X-AT-HV-12.4-15M explosion proof motion sensor

This sensor features microwave sensors, which are known for high performance in unstable climates. The sensors send out waves, which are reflected by surrounding walls and objects.

Balluff announces BES R01 inductive flatpack sensors
June 29, 2018

Balluff announces BES R01 inductive flatpack sensors

These BES R01 flatpack sensors are designed to help to combat the conditions found in welding environments.

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BISTel introduces Dynamic Fault Detection (DFD) trace analysis solution
June 19, 2018

BISTel introduces Dynamic Fault Detection (DFD) trace analysis solution

BISTel’s online DFD system offers manufacturers real-time monitoring and detection of full sensor trace data. Customers can now detect, and analyze yield impacting events and resolve yield issues. DFD® also integrates s to legacy FDC systems.

Festo introduces pneumatically based Fingerboard-latching system based on VTEM Motion Terminal
April 30, 2018

Festo introduces pneumatically based Fingerboard-latching system based on VTEM Motion Terminal

A Festo application team developed this drilling industry solution utilizing the Industry 4.0-based VTEM Motion Terminal. The VTEM Motion Terminal is a digital pneumatic system. Downloadable apps create a number of functions for the motion terminal.

Balluff announces series of inductive safety sensors
March 26, 2018

Balluff announces series of inductive safety sensors

They are available in industry standard form factors including M12, M18, M30 and Q40. The product family includes both PLd/SIL CL 2 and PLe/SIL CL 3.

SensoPart introduces VISOR Robotic sensor
November 03, 2017

SensoPart introduces VISOR Robotic sensor

Thanks to a URCap software package, the VISOR Robotic can communicate directly with Universal Robot (UR) systems. This is designed to simplify the configuration of automation tasks.

ABB announces RFID technology for Jokab Safety Eden sensors
July 21, 2017

ABB announces RFID technology for Jokab Safety Eden sensors

The entire line is IP69K rated, making ABB Jokab Safety Eden safety sensors ideal for applications that require resistance to dust and liquid ingress, such as wash-down operations in food and beverage processing plants.

United Electric releases 24 VDC and 125 VDC One Series Safety Transmitters
June 20, 2017

United Electric releases 24 VDC and 125 VDC One Series Safety Transmitters

One Series safety transmitters embed a process sensor, logic solver and safety relay in a single, SIL 2-certified field device. Although it looks like a traditional temperature or pressure transmitter, the ST can also switch final elements such as valves, motors, and blowers directly from the transmitter.

AutomationDirect introduces Patlite stacklights
March 15, 2017

AutomationDirect introduces Patlite stacklights

Patlite stack lights offer LED illumination and prism-cut lens design for enhanced visibility from any direction and are ideal for use in applications such as machine tools, packaging machines, conveyor systems, loading docks, retail center check outs and more

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Panduit introduces Verisafe Absence of Voltage tester
December 07, 2016

Panduit introduces Verisafe Absence of Voltage tester

The patent-pending VeriSafe Absence of Voltage Tester simplifies the voltage verification process through automation, which reduces risk of worker exposure to electrical hazards by verifying the absence of voltage before equipment is accessed.

SEPAC announces Thin Spring Engaged Brake
July 22, 2016

SEPAC announces Thin Spring Engaged Brake

The TSEB is ideal for a wide range of OEM applications, including: servo motors/systems, medical apparatus, robotics and imaging equipment, material handling, semiconductors, energy-related (wind, petroleum, etc.) actuators, and security-related actuators

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Emerson announces Rosemount 975 flame detectors
July 19, 2016

Emerson announces Rosemount 975 flame detectors

The new line incorporates a variety of flame detection technologies that will provide coverage for a wide range of process industries, including upstream oil and gas installations, chemical plants, and refineries.

Voegtlin releases alarm module for Compact 2 series of flow meters
June 16, 2016

Voegtlin releases alarm module for Compact 2 series of flow meters

The new generation of thermal mass flow meters also features touch technology so that users can set more than 20 flow units and adjust nearly 50 variables through a convenient touch screen without connecting the unit to a computer.

Spectroline releases SB-450 SafetyBlu blue light inspection kit
May 11, 2016

Spectroline releases SB-450 SafetyBlu blue light inspection kit

Spectroline’s SafetyBlu (SB-450) Blue Light Inspection Kit is a hydraulic system maintenance tool designed help find expensive hydraulic system leaks, as well as help detect and prevent injection injuries.

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