Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Software

LED Lighting Control Software maximizes efficiency, flexibility.

April 21, 2016

Via usability-optimized and secure dashboard, DACS (Dialight Architecture Control System) allows commissioning, grouping, and scheduling of lights and sensors to control, monitor, and manage lighting at fixture, zone, facility, and enterprise-wide level. This plug-and-play enterprise control platform, offering cloud-based access, supports dashboard access via any computer, tablet, or smartphone. Users can also configure instant notifications for critical fixture/group failures and other events. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Handheld Multimodal Stroboscopes offer optimal light output.

April 21, 2016

Respectively, QB-LED and QBS-LED employ 40 and 118 LEDs to deliver 5,000 and 10,000 lux peak. Adjustable flash range of 30–300,000 fpm (0.5–5,000 Hz) is displayed in user-selectable units on backlit LCD, and flash duration is also adjustable. Menu structure facilitates access to common and special functions, and built-in Li-ion battery provides up to 7 hr continuous operation on one charge. While both models offer multiple operational modes and functions, only QBS-LED features Auto Sync Mode. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment

Digital Touchscreen Display features ruggedized design.

April 21, 2016

Designed for use as HMI device, 4.3 in. ACTI-Vision 430 WVGA TFT LCD with RTC can be used as stand-alone display or as part of multiplexed vehicle/vessel/machine architecture. Unit's microcontroller allows for display of various graphic elements while communication interfaces provide connectivity to other devices. Optically bonded, UV-resistant, and waterproof, TFT display is customizable and capable of displaying operation information and system diagnostics. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

WEG Motors and Drives Play Key Role in Lille's New Wastewater Treatment Plant

April 20, 2016

Lille’s new facility comprises two separate treatment trains, one for wastewater and one for stormwater. Complying with EU standards is one of the key challenges that wastewater treatment plants face. For this reason, more and more water treatment facilities across Europe are investing in ambitious optimisation projects aimed at enhancing energy efficiency and productivity. One example of... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

New Environmentally Friendly Pressroom Automation Equipment

April 20, 2016

An increasing concern for the environment has prompted many companies to search for better options when it comes to manufacturing. They want cleaner, safer and more cost efficient replacements without sacrificing quality. Over the past several years Atlas Technologies, LLC in Fenton, MI has been focusing on just that. Hearing the demand for “greener” solutions from parts manufacturers, Atlas... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Web Controlled DPDT Relay Controller features 32 channels.

April 20, 2016

Able to be controlled via Internet or by any Ethernet network due to its board structure and DLL support, IA-3174-E features break-before-make mechanism that ensures no cross contact between different power and signal sources while switching. This board has, in addition to Random Relay Operation mode, Single and Double operation modes that enable use as relay multiplexer with 2 or 4 phases. Along with local expansion port, features include commands list and several control options. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

NAPCO Launches Innovative New Products to Record Audience at 2016 ISC West Show

April 18, 2016

Company Unveils Latest Tech Solutions and Product Updates AMITYVILLE, N.Y. - NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: NSSC), one of the world's leading solutions providers and manufacturers of high-technology electronic intrusion security, IoT connected home, video and fire systems, as well as enterprise-class access control and door locking products, today reports the successful launch... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Table-Top Device brings security to small-scale networks.

April 18, 2016

Offered with dual- or quad-core Intel® Celeron® N3000 Series SoC, FWS-2260 multipurpose network appliance empowers intrusion detection/prevention, WAN optimization, network access control, load balancing, Web content filtering, UTM, and wireless network security. Dimensions of 230 x 178 x 44 mm and fanless design suit space-restricted locations. Along with redundancy via wired and wireless signal compatibility, features include 6 GbE LAN, MiniCard, SATA 6.0 Gbps, and USB 3.0 interfaces. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Cambridge Engineering Launches New App for Building Owners & Specifying Engineers

April 15, 2016

Online TruBTU® calculator provides comparison of direct-fired technologies ST. LOUIS – Cambridge Engineering, the leading manufacturer of high temperature heating and ventilation (HTHV) direct-fired gas products for commercial spaces, launched its new TruBTU® app at January’s International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo), held in Orlando, Florida.  The... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean

WEG Improves the Environmental Impact of the La Corona Sugar Mill in Argentina

April 15, 2016

WEG Manufacturing in San Francisco, Córdoba, recently installed the largest low voltage variable frequency drive (2280A) controlling a WEG 900kW, 6-pole, 380V electric motor at a sugar mill in Argentina. This new solution will replace an existing diesel engine, resulting in significant productivity and environmental benefits. WEG is investing continually in technological innovations for... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Controls & Controllers

Trimble and Doosan Introduce Trimble Ready Excavator in Europe and North America

April 15, 2016

MUNICH - Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) and Doosan Infracore announced today that customers in Europe and North America will have the option to order a Trimble Ready® Doosan DX225LC-5 excavator from the factory. This new Trimble Ready excavator enables a faster and simplified installation of Trimble® GCS900 2D or 3D Grade Control System components with no welding, re-painting, drilling or disassembly... Read More

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

Synchronous Buck Regulators step-down 5 V rails to point-of-load.

April 15, 2016

Supplied in 5 x 5 mm 16-lead WFQFN or 3 x 3 mm TQFN package, ISL7823x DC/DC converter series steps-down 5 and 3.3 V primary rails to point-of-load (POL) inputs as low as 0.6 V for GPUs, FPGAs, DSPs, and SOCs. Products use current mode control architecture and, depending on model, deliver 3, 4, and 5 A of continuous output to infotainment head units and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). Efficiency rating is up to 95%, and adjustable switching frequency ranges from 500 kHz to 4 MHz. Read More

Controls & Controllers

New XTLplus(TM) Wireless Control Panel Wins Most Valuable Product Award

April 14, 2016

DMP is one of the 2016 winners at ISC West, announces Security Sales and Integration. Las Vegas, NV – DMP is excited to announce they are a 2016 MVP Award winner in the intrusion-detection category for their newest product, XTLplus™. A panel of credible industry leaders and editors of Security Sales Integration, a magazine that covers technical issues with installing security systems,... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Controls & Controllers

Trimble and Hyundai Heavy Industries Agree to Integrate Trimble Ready Factory Fit Machine Control Kits with HHI Excavators

April 14, 2016

Hyundai Heavy Industries Plans to Introduce Trimble Ready Excavators in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific MUNICH – Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) and Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) (KRX:009540) today announced a plan to integrate, engineer and market Trimble Ready® factory fit machine control kits to enable the installation of Trimble® GCS900 Grade Control System components on select HHI... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment

Danfoss Offers Robust PLUS+1® Mobile Machine Displays - Preventing Downtime and Shortening Time to Market

April 14, 2016

PLUS+1 mobile machine displays, including our new DP730 and DP570, are designed to provide superior durability in demanding conditions. Danfoss is pleased to offer a robust selection of PLUS+1® mobile machine displays optimized to excel in the most extreme mobile machine environments, including the new DP730 featuring a larger-size touchscreen-only display and the existing DP570 for... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Gold Lion Motion Controllers for Harsh Environments -40°C to+70°C, Vibrations up to 14GRMS

April 14, 2016

Elmo's Gold LION family consists of advanced network based, multi-axis machine motion controllers designed to withstand harsh environmental conditions Gold LION controllers can command over any multi axis scenario. From simple Point-To-Point, to complete multi-axis coordinated / synchronized motion.The GOLD LION series comes in two forms: -Rugged, Stand Alone, Ready To Use metal package ... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Introducing Pivotware, a Plant Wide Process Control Solution

April 13, 2016

Pivotware Process Control is a comprehensive modular system providing a single station to a plant wide, floor to ceiling, process control solution for assembly operations to Automotive and Aerospace manufacturers. Rock Hill, SC – Desoutter, one of the world’s leading suppliers of quality test, measurement and assembly solutions has acquired and released a new process control solution,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Module Node supports solenoid valve integration into DCS.

April 13, 2016

With ASCO Numatics 580 CHARacterization Module (CHARM) node, Numatics' 500 Series pneumatic valves and manifolds can be fully integrated into DeltaV™ S-series distributed control system network with Electronic Marshalling technology. Node uses native capability of DeltaV for diagnostics of pneumatic valves, brings redundant communications and power connections to pneumatic valve manifolds, eliminates need for additional dedicated networks like Profibus-DP, and simplifies system I/O mapping. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Electronic Driver enhances hydraulic proportional valve control.

April 13, 2016

Operating over -40 to +185°F range from 8–32 Vdc supply, configurable ECDR-0506A can enhance control of hydraulic proportional valves. Features include 32-bit processor; 6 inputs (4 analog and 2 digital), and 5 outputs (4 closed loop and one open loop). While HF-Impulse software enables configuration, CAN 2.0B communication interface enables reading of CANOpen and SAE J1939 communication protocols. Along with fully sealed housing, unit has IP69K qualified Deutsch connectors. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Wired and Wireless Remotes streamline engine-driven welder use.

April 13, 2016

Weather-resistant, wired remote controls, available with or without 115 Vac power duplex receptacle, include 125 ft detachable cable and enable Min/Max range to be set in seconds for Cross Country® 300 and SAE-300® MP. Offering 400 ft range, separately available wireless remote controls are also weather resistant and let operators activate glow plug for 1–30 sec, stop/start engine, activate high/low idle, and adjust current control. These feature textured, stainless-steel case. Read More