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Spectrum Analysis Service that scans complete facility.
Press Release Summary:
December 14, 2016 -
Analyzing signal traffic to reduce radio frequency interference in industrial workplace, Spectrum Analysis Services can reduce radio drop outs. Scanning complete or partial area at operating frequencies is possible with help of radio control technician. Service provides detailed report, scan screenshots, identification of potential interference and frequency recommendations.
Original Press Release
Magnetek’s New Spectrum Analysis Service Optimizes Radio Communication
Press release date: December 12, 2016
Magnetek, Inc., a leading supplier of digital power and motion control systems for the material handling industry, today announced the availability of their new Spectrum Analysis Service. This service optimizes radio communication by analyzing the signal traffic present in the industrial workplace in order to reduce radio frequency interference. Signal traffic is a growing problem in the industrial workplace given the presence of modern control panels, wireless networks, bar code readers, and two-way communication devices. With Magnetek’s Spectrum Analysis Service, radio drop outs can be alleviated, avoiding costly troubleshooting, and new radio controls can be installed faster and more smoothly.
The service includes a scan of the entire facility or a single area, conducted by a highly experienced Magnetek radio control technician. Scans are conducted on all the commonly used operating frequencies. Customers will receive a comprehensive report, presenting an analysis of findings, scan screenshots, identification of potential interference, and frequency recommendations.
“Whether you are looking to diagnose current radio frequency issues, expand your current radio control operations, or commission a new facility, Magnetek’s Spectrum Analysis Service helps you navigate what’s “in the air,” said Aaron Kureck, Magnetek’s Director of Product Management, New Product Development, and Aftermarket Service. “Magnetek’s service is the easiest way to navigate facility airwaves, improving productivity and minimizing costly maintenance issues.”
For more information about Magnetek Material Handling’s crane and hoist power and motion control products and services, visit www.magnetekmh.com.
Magnetek, Inc. provides digital power and motion control systems used in overhead material handling, elevator, and mining applications. The Company is North America’s largest supplier of digital drive systems for industrial cranes, hoists and monorails. Magnetek provides Energy Engineered® drives, radio remote controls, motors, and braking and collision avoidance subsystems to North America’s foremost overhead material handling crane builders. Magnetek is also the world’s largest independent builder of highly integrated digital motion control systems for high-rise, high-speed elevators and is a leading independent supplier of digital motion control systems for underground coal mining applications. Magnetek is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wis. in the greater Milwaukee area and operates manufacturing facilities in Bridgeville, Pa., as well as Menomonee Falls.
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