Controls & Controllers

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

IIoT Interface accelerates Intelligent Factory demand response.

September 2, 2016

Supporting secure local network and private cloud-based data resources, ProNetConneX provides data and connectivity needed by Intelligent Factories. Solution connects, collects, and analyzes machine data within Intelligent Factory network to maximize productivity and efficiency. Offering secure connectivity to software management systems via MTConnect standard, this IIoT solution, fully... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

High Productivity Machining Cell Showcases Process Control at IMTS 2016

August 30, 2016

Renishaw demonstrates how monitoring process control facilitates an increase in productivity and accuracy Renishaw, a leader in precision engineering technologies will exhibit a high-productivity machining cell at IMTS 2016. Visitors to the booth (E-5509) will see a demonstration of how the cell’s complementary technologies contribute to achieve high levels of productivity and manufacturing... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

HEIDENHAIN to Offer Daily Motion Control Presentations at IMTS Booth -See Schedule Online Here - http://www.heidenhain.us/wp-content/uploads/TakeTen.pdf

August 30, 2016

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Bringing its international expertise in the area of motion control to the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago’s McCormick Place (Sept. 12 – 17), HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION will offer five different concise presentations covering the latest in manufacturing technology at their booth (#E-5226) each day of the show.  Each presentation will last a... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Self-Learning Soft Starters suit motor applications up to 100 hp.

August 29, 2016

Supporting use with AC induction motors up to 100 A, 75 mm wide RSGD Series (220–600 Vac) employs self-learning algorithm that works with different applications without requiring adjustment of initial torque. These 3-phase soft starters, along with integrated electronic overload protection, PTC input, and diagnostic functions, provide Modbus 2-wire serial communication protocol for... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Low-Voltage Motor Control uses single phase AC line source.

August 29, 2016

Combining regen-capable switching power supply with low voltage drive, Model DCH403-10 controls low voltage motors without negative effects of current spikes or large BUS voltage associated with typical 115/230 Vac controls. Built-in circuitry diverts regenerative current to dump resistor, allowing for quick braking. Additional features include NO or NC contacts for alarm output, torque mode... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Electronic Pressure Controller handles up to 3000 psig.

August 29, 2016

Intended for static or low-flow applications of non-corrosive gases, EPR-3000 controls pressure within closed system or in applications with small constant flow rates and provides pilot signal for dome-loaded regulators in high-pressure applications. Design has dual proportional valve construction and does not bleed gas when at steady state pressure. While electronic control is... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Laird's Liquid Cooling Systems and Temperature Controllers Designed for Semiconductor Fabrication Equipment

August 29, 2016

Laird’s comprehensive thermal management solutions deliver complete cooling systems with precise temperature control and stability for semiconductor process equipment... August 23, 2016 - Global technology leader Laird (LRD: London) has developed custom cooling and temperature control systems for semiconductor fabrication equipment. The critical production tools used in semiconductor... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Mass Flow Controller performs accurately in high-volume processes.

August 26, 2016

Able to manage industrial processes with chaotic upstream fluctuations, MCRH accommodates flow rates up to 5,000 slpm with pressure drop of 12.1 psig FS and without compromising speed or precision of gas control. Stable and programmable unit, available with digital and analog communications options, has optimized flow geometry and precisely and rapidly controls mass flow rate, volumetric flow... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services

2016 CTIA Awards Finalist Lean One-Touch Single Station Solution(TM) by FutureDial Streamlines Workflows & Boosts Profit Margins for the Mobile Device Supply Chain

August 26, 2016

FutureDial's Lean One-Touch Platform™ is recognized by CTIA industry expert panel for award consideration as a Best in Mobility Management Solution for automating and consolidating device processing to increase speed and effectiveness while driving down operation costs for mobile supply chain businesses. SUNNYVALE, Calif. - The reverse supply chain for smartphones and tablets is big... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Mobile App simplifies security device integration, configuration.

August 25, 2016

EntraPass Go Install lets system integrators and end-users connect to EntraPass servers by selecting from server list or adding one manually. Scanning QR code containing controller MAC address and serial number enables remote configuration of controller and doors without desktop computer, and pre-populated fields for doors can be modified and labeled with names. With test activities... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Raytheon Awarded Up to $104 Million to Modernize Ground Controls for U.S. Air Force Global Hawk

August 24, 2016

New mission control stations will enhance ISR capabilities DULLES, Va., Aug. 22, 2016 - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a subcontract valued up to $104 million to modernize the ground segment for the U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk autonomous aircraft. Raytheon partners with Northrop Grumman as the ground integrator for Global Hawk contracts. Raytheon and Northrop Grumman have a... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Dairy Producer Reduces Refrigeration Energy Use by 18-21% with Dyneo Permanent Magnet Motors

August 23, 2016

A Belgium-based producer of dairy products is achieving minimum energy savings of at least 18% from its refrigeration process as a result of switching to Dyneo permanent magnet motor technology from Control Techniques Leroy-Somer. The solution, which also features a Leroy-Somer Powerdrive high-power modular drive, is being used in an industrial refrigeration system that cools milk after... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

IBC2016: Zylight Demonstrates Wireless Lighting Control, LED Lighting Options

August 22, 2016

LOS ANGELES – Zylight, a leading manufacturer of innovative LED lighting solutions, will demonstrate several of its LED lighting products, including its new Pro-Panel™ variable color LED soft light, “Flat Fresnel” F8-100 and F8-200 models, and Newz on-camera light, during IBC 2016 (Stand 12.D46), which runs Sept. 8-12 at the RAI Amsterdam. For the first time at IBC, the company will also... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular Switch Control System offers scalable solution.

August 19, 2016

With Modular Switch Control System, users can put together almost unlimited size switching system, from small matrixes to systems with multiple chassis and hundreds of switches. System is based on Controller Board that provides external interfaces and sends commands to intelligent Switch Modules via internal I2C buses. Switch Modules sit on and control user's Driver boards which can hold... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Automated Temperature Monitoring Helps Save Vaccines

August 18, 2016

According to Medical Lab Management Magazine, half of all hospital labs have installed automated temperature monitoring devices to help protect their critical vaccines and healthcare supplies. Another 20% of these labs say that they plan to source a system over the next few years. To help protect your lab’s vaccines and life science products, CAS DataLoggers offers temperature monitoring... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Safety & Security Equipment

Customized Solutions from Zest Generator Sets Resolve Challenging Standby Power Supply Issues

August 16, 2016

Power outages have become increasingly frequent with a widespread knock on impact being experienced across industry. The ability to provide fit-for-purpose standby power solutions is the marque that has distinguished Zest WEG Group’s Generator Set Division. Standby power solutions can range from a single diesel driven generator set to a total standby power solution depending on the size of the... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Corrigan's VaporDry(TM) controls humidity using close tolerance machined nozzle technology.

August 15, 2016

Keeping perishables fresh using a cost effective and simple design, Corrigan VaporDry™ systems prevent water loss and controls humidity levels in large spaces. Easy to install and operate, VaporDry™ systems produce huge volumes of dry fog from a single nozzle with droplet sizes ranging from 2 microns and consistently below 10 microns, which evaporate rapidly and do not wet the floor. The... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Mounting & Attaching Products

Shut It Gate Hardware On Re-inventing the Wheel and Manufacturing Hard Core Products

August 12, 2016

TUCSON, Ariz. - SHUT IT ® Gate Hardware started as Counsel Industries, LLC and became a leader in the design and distribution of hardware and gate systems for the fence and access control industries.  Founded in 1998, Counsel began marketing innovative gate solutions designed to ease installation requirements and eliminate premature wear on expensive automated gate operator systems. In the... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator enables safe operation of MCC bucket.

August 11, 2016

Portable RSA-35 lets technicians remotely close or trip Westinghouse 11-300 motor control center bucket from safe distance (up to 300 ft away) and remain stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Magnetic latching system negates any need for modification to existing electrical equipment for installation and operation. Optional features include radio remote (300 ft range), 24 Vdc LED light,... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Trust Automation Receives Fifth Contract from Lockheed Martin to Provide Motion Control System for Q-53 Radar Production

August 11, 2016

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. - Trust Automation, Inc., known for custom actuation systems, motors, and controllers, today announced its fifth manufacturing contract for the rugged and high tech vehicle automation system they developed for the AN/TPQ-53 (Q-53) produced by Lockheed Martin. Q-53 is a Counterfire Target Acquisition Radar (CTAR) that provides soldiers with enhanced 360-degree protection... Read More