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Allen-Bradley/Rockwell Automation

1201 South Second St., Milwaukee, WI, 53204, USA

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Allen-Bradley/Rockwell Automation

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Stratix 2500 Ethernet Switch can support up to 64 VLANs.

May 20, 2017

Designed for to monitor, optimize traffic flow and provide diagnostic information, Stratix 2500 Ethernet Switch can prioritize critical industrial network traffic. Unit’s port security enables users to disable ports or control end-device connectivity and uses Cisco technology.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Lifeline 5 Cable-Pull Switches feature LED indicators.

May 16, 2017

Providing constant access to E-stop function, stopping machine hazard, Lifeline 5 Cable-Pull Switches feature LED indicators for assisting in cable tensioning, switch status and diagnostic during operation. Enclosed in IP66 and IP67 rated die-cast aluminum or rugged, stainless-steel housings, unit’s solid state operation offers electronic, rope-monitoring system for compensating thermal... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Safe Torque Off Option Module meets SIL 3/PLe Safety Integrity Level standards.

May 3, 2017

Compatible with Allen-Bradley GuardLogix and Compact GuardLogix controllers, Safe Torque Off Option Module is designed for Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 755 and PowerFlex 755T AC drives. Protecting personnel and equipment, module’s functionality removes rotational power from motor without removing power from the drive. Featuring small footprint, product allows user to integrate safety and control... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Kinetix VPC Servo Motors come with integrated foot-mount option.

March 30, 2017

Equipped with fan and cooling fins for increased torque and power output, Kinetix VPC Servo Motors are integrated with encoder options for precise and responsive control. Featuring an optional single cable for power and feedback, units are designed for Kinetix 5700 servo drive. Meeting IE4 efficiency ratings, motors come with field-replaceable quick-change fan.

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Construction Equipment and Supplies, Test & Measuring Instruments

Allen-Bradley Bulletin 1719 Ex I/O Platform with RIUP features.

December 10, 2016

Designed to access data from field devices to control process operations in hazardous areas, Allen-Bradley Bulletin 1719 Ex I/O Platform is used in industries with hazardous applications, such as oil and gas, chemical, pharmaceutical and food and beverage. Product aids in monitoring operations by communicating with DCS and uses DLR topology for network resilience. Product is available in 3... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

PowerFlex 755TM,755TR,755TL offers adaptive control of velocity.

November 13, 2016

Available in three models, PowerFlex 755TL, 755TR, 755TM, drive systems offer harmonic mitigation, regeneration and modularity. Compliant to IEEE 519 specification, 755TL drive is available from 250 to 1800 Hp. With regeneration and coordination of multiple motors in common bus configurations, 755TM drive enables power range from 250 to 3000 Hp. Offering regenerative and harmonic mitigation... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rockwell Automation's Circuit Breakers are UL-listed.

October 24, 2016

Useful in industrial automation, Rockwell’s 140 G molded case current-limiting circuit breaker safeguards against overload, short-circuit and ground-fault conditions. Minimizing downtime, 140 G protects devices from damage during sudden current surge. Circuit breaker can reduce energy let through by more than 50 percent when there is high fault. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

ArmorBlock IO-Link Master stores up to 40 timestamps of sensor events on each channel.

August 19, 2016

Offering operators detailed sensor diagnostics for preventive maintenance, IP67-rated IO-Link master boasts of event and process timestamping capabilities, which along with IO-Link-enabled sensors minimizes issue-resolution time by smart targeting of specific problem areas such as monitoring temperature, in place of a complete overhaul. Customized for harsh conditions, the device includes... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Logix-based Controller offers sequencing of batch process.

July 22, 2016

Leveraging Logix-based controller platform, SequenceManager allows operators to configure, view, and obtain information about batch sequences stored in controller, optimizing visibility and accessibility to all stages of production process. OEMs can develop, test, and deliver skids as fully functioning, standalone equipment that can seamlessly integrate into site’s existing batch strategy... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Motion Controller improves high-speed application performance.

May 13, 2016

CompactLogix 5380 controller supports high-speed applications with up to 20 axes of motion. When combined with Bulletin 5069 Compact I/O system, scheduled outputs improve I/O response time to as fast as 0.2 msec. Event triggers from I/O modules provide near-instantaneous task execution, while dual-configurable, 1-gigabit Ethernet port supports DLR topologies or use of multiple IP addresses.... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Multifunction Controller simplifies machine safety.

March 11, 2016

Available to manufacturers and equipment builders, Allen-Bradley Compact GuardLogix 5370 eliminates need to separate networks and controllers for safety and motion in applications with up to 16 axes. Providing integrated safety, motion, and standard control on single EtherNet/IP network facilitates configuration and reduces wiring while promoting diagnostics quality. Software-configurable... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Services

Out-of-Box App connects plant-floor, business quality systems.

December 3, 2015

As stand-alone, scalable solution with built-in notification engine and configurable escalation workflow, Quality Management fit-for-purpose application (app) lets manufacturers model and enforce in-process quality regimens. App integrates with automation and business-level quality management systems to collect and exchange data to ensure non-conformance issues are identified before product... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Distributed Control System helps reduce time-to-market.

November 19, 2015

Helping industrial producers modernize their plants, PlantPAx offers design environment that enhances automation productivity as well as functionality that facilitates adoption of enabling technologies to improve user experience. Pre-built process control strategies help deploy applications with minimal risk. Along with mobile component, other features include estimation, design, and... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Programmable Controller supports Connected Enterprise.

November 18, 2015

Supporting growing use of smart devices in manufacturing and industrial operations, ControlLogix 5580 includes 1 GB embedded Ethernet port for communications, I/O, and applications with up to 256 axes of motion. Users can select appropriate model using total number of Ethernet nodes required. Single ControlLogix 5580 can support up to 300 Ethernet nodes. For security, unit incorporates digitally... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Arc-Resistant Regenerative Drive reduces safety risks.

October 15, 2015

Medium-voltage drive, Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 7000, incorporates ArcShield technology, which redirects hazardous energy and gases created from arc-flash event away from personnel to help reduce safety risks and protect equipment in heavy process industries. Offering full regeneration capabilities and integrated arc-resistant Allen-Bradley CENTERLINE starter, system provides 50 kA arc rating... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Distribution Switch provides four 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports.

October 5, 2015

Featuring 19 in. rackmount design and rugged exterior for harsh environments, Stratix 5410 provides centralized point of network distribution. Unit can be used as Layer 2 switch or Layer 3 routing switch. Optimized security features include programmable port access and configurable port security. Capabilities such as encrypted administrative traffic, 802.1x authentication, access control... Read More

Graphic Terminal simplifies visualization of large applications.

August 24, 2015

With CPU selected to support larger displays and complex applications, PanelView Plus 7 Performance is available with 6 screen size options, including 19 in., as well as keypad options to complement touchscreen. Embedded Ethernet switch and 2 Ethernet ports enable terminal to support device level ring (DLR) topology for single-fault resiliency. Other features include mobile connectivity,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Process Safety System targets subsea applications.

August 4, 2015

Suited for applications with restrictive physical space requirements, AADvance Eurocard enables companies to protect people, equipment, and environment by achieving safe and continuous operation, and minimizing risk of human error. Users can control and update plantwide safety management systems from single workstation. System can be custom configured to meet different levels of safety (nonsafety... Read More

Tethered Operator Interface provides mobile HMI access.

June 10, 2015

Offered with 3 cable lengths from 16.4–49.2 ft, Allen Bradley MobileView lets plant and industrial personnel take machine's HMI with them to make real-time adjustments to out-of-view applications. Included hardwired e-stop button and 3-position enabling switch also support applications requiring local safety functionality. Mobile terminal uses FactoryTalk View Machine Edition (ME) HMI... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Process Model Development Tools deliver usability, flexibility.

May 27, 2015

Offering usability-optimized configuration environment, step-by-step prompts, warning diagnostics, and flexible work flows, Pavilion8 MPC (Model Predictive Control) v5.0 helps simplify building, maintaining, and adjusting complex process models. Control system-independent solution, which integrates with PlantPAx process automation system, features Windows-based® configuration and support,... Read More

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