Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers

Automation Controllers support rail applications.

June 2, 2016

Based on Simatic S7 controllers, Siplus extreme Rail Series includes S7-1500 and S7-1200 Advanced, Basic, and Distributed controllers with ET 200SP, as well as Siplus HMI KP300 Basic rail panel for operator control and monitoring. Devices have comprehensive certifications and all necessary rail approvals (EN 15121, 45545, 50124, 50125 and 50155) and can be used on board train or on track. Typical... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Matrox Graphics to Demonstrate High-density 4K and 8K AV-over-IP Ecosystem at InfoComm 2016

June 1, 2016

Multi-stream H.264 encoders decoders, video wall controller cards and multi-monitor graphics cards combine to give integrators and developers a detailed look at end-to-end IP-based infrastructures MONTREAL — At InfoComm 2016 (Las Vegas, June 8–10, booth N2047), Matrox® Graphics Inc. will showcase the unique power and flexibility of multi-channel Full HD, 4K and 8K real-time encoding for... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Gas Regulators are designed for visual clarity.

May 31, 2016

G150 (light-duty regulator), GT350 (2-stage, heavy-duty regulator), and GRF400 (light-duty, flow meter/regulator) feature alloy bonnet for maximum strength, ergonomic knob shape that facilitates setting of pressure, and color-coding that aids gas identification. Available for acetylene, oxygen, LP, and inert gas, products offer color combination on gauge face for clarity in reading... Read More

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

Weight Processor provides stable readings, tightens feed control.

May 31, 2016

Targeting high-speed filling, dispensing, and check weighing applications, HI 6500-XP Extreme Weight Processor features update rate (CPU clock speed) of 660 updates/sec that provide PLC with new weight reading every 1.5 msec. A/D conversion, weight processing, and communications port all update at 660 Hz to mitigate effects of in-motion weighing and promote accelerated settling time,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Zylight Highlights Advanced Wireless Control, Flexible LED Lights at Cine Gear Expo 2016

May 31, 2016

LOS ANGELES - May 26, 2016 - Zylight, a leading manufacturer of innovative LED lighting solutions, will demonstrate its new ZyLink Bridge remote control technology, F8-200 LED Fresnel, IS3c LED soft light, and the Aladdin Bi-Flex lighting system at Cine Gear Expo 2016, which runs June 3-4 at the Studios at Paramount in Hollywood, Calif. “Cine Gear Expo is always a great place for us to show off... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

X-Band MPAC-Beamforming Device covers 8-12 GHz range.

May 26, 2016

Designed for X-band radar applications, UltraCMOS® PE19601 integrates 6-bit digital step attenuator, 10-bit digital phase shifter, RX/TX switching, and digital serial interface on 2.6 x 4.65 mm bare wirebond monolithic die. Monolithic phase and amplitude controller (MPAC) solution, consuming 0.001 mA, offers >40 dBm IIP3 linearity, 50 dB isolation, 17 dBm power handling. Device... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

ABB Highlights High Performance Wind Technologies at AWEA Windpower 2016

May 26, 2016

New Orleans, Louisiana – Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS), microgrids, control systems and grid integration solutions on display to help wind developers and operators across the wind value chain leverage new technologies from source to socket. ABB, the wind industry’s leading technology solutions provider, is unveiling new wind farm applications and best practices at AWEA Windpower... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean, HVAC

Variable Speed Control increases ventilation system efficacy.

May 25, 2016

Mounted internally within fan housing to eliminate voltage spikes that can contribute to motor performance issues/failure, Vari-Green™ Drive (Model VGD-100) optimizes energy savings and efficiency of ventilation systems in diverse applications. This preprogrammed, factory mounted and wired variable speed control, intended for 3-phase motors up to 10 hp, uses R3 filtering technology to reduce... Read More

Controls & Controllers

AIS's Compact and Compact Plus HMI Panels with Preinstalled Windows Embedded Compact 7 and Windows 10 IoT Enterprise OS, and Communication Via OPC UA for Automation Applications

May 25, 2016

AIS’s Compact and Compact Plus HMI Touch Panels Equipped Intel® Celeron® Processor N2930 and Intel® Core™ i3-4010U Processor with Communication Via OPC UA for Web HMI, SCADA, and MES Applications IRVINE, CALIFORNIA – American Industrial Systems, Inc. (AIS) an innovator, designer and manufacturer of Human Machine Interface (HMI) Touch Panels, Operator Interface Terminals, Industrial... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Peregrine Semiconductor's MPAC-Doherty Device Optimizes RFHIC's GaN Amplifiers in IMS Booth Demonstration

May 25, 2016

The Live Demo Shows How Quickly and Reliably Peregrine's MPAC-Doherty Device Optimizes an RFHIC GaN Doherty Amplifier at 3.5 GHz SAN FRANCISCO - IMS 2016 - In booth #2129 Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces the demonstration of a Peregrine monolithic phase and amplitude controller (MPAC)-Doherty with an RFHIC... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Application Software helps OEMs build intelligent machines.

May 25, 2016

Designed to streamline application development and simplify hardware setup, Pro-FX® Technology Platform features library of pre-programmed product and machine level functions that automatically scale input and output variables, eliminating need to build code from scratch. Software supports 6 programing languages, allowing builders flexibility in advanced machine designs and associated... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Programmable Logic Controller handles up to 126 analog I/O.

May 24, 2016

Providing power of programmable automation controller in small form factor, FC6A MicroSmart executes basic instructions in 0.042 µs and provides 640 KB program memory. There are 1,024 timers, and 6 of 512 counters are high-speed at rates up to 100 kHz. Available with 16, 24 or 40 I/O, controller has built-in RJ45 Ethernet port and RJ45 RS232C/RS485 serial port. SD memory port and mini-B USB... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean, HVAC

Speed Control provides precise airflow regulation.

May 24, 2016

Designed for use with any AC fan or fan tray, OA11/22 dual-channel phase control unit lets user control fan speed for single or multiple fan assemblies. This 120/220 Vac, field-adjustable unit lets engineer specify and control fan noise, speed, and air delivery according to application requirements. Four user-adjustable speeds – off, low, medium, and high – maximize control and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Terminal Grounding System targets truck and railcar industry.

May 23, 2016

Providing multiple truck and railcar grounding options all in one enclosure, LOGIC Terminal Grounding System uses smart technology for single-point, top-loading operations. Controller monitors both potential overfill and loading arm position, enables dead-man control, and can log external environmental conditions such as temperature and humidity. Visual interface allows operator or terminal... Read More

Controls & Controllers

AIS's Industrial HMI Panels Utilize Open Standard IT Protocols and Interfaces, and Communications for Connecting, Monitoring, and Controlling Automation Devices Via OPC UA

May 20, 2016

AIS’s Embedded HMI Panel Supports Binary TCP Protocols, and OPC UA, OPC DA, and OPC .NET Interfaces, and OPC UA APIs for Automation, Industry 4.0 and Industrial IoT Applications IRVINE, CALIFORNIA – American Industrial Systems, Inc. (AIS) an innovator, designer and manufacturer of Human Machine Interface (HMI) Touch Panels, Operator Interface Terminals, Industrial Box PCs, Web Thin Clients,... Read More

Automatic ID, Controls & Controllers, Labels Tags Signage & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Bristol ID Technologies Wins 2016 ESX Innovation Award

May 20, 2016

LIMA, N.Y. - The Electronic Security Expo (ESX) selected Bristol ID Technologies as an ESX Innovation Award Winner. The ESX Innovation Awards, part of the ESX Expo, honor products and services for their innovative technology, design or application.  The Innovation Awards also differentiate how the product or service helps the electronic security dealer, integrator or monitoring company better... Read More

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

Wireless Dataloggers Manage Temp and Humidity in Greenhouses

May 19, 2016

CHESTERLAND, OH – Effective environmental monitoring in greenhouses requires devices with remote monitoring capability so users get immediate alarms anytime, anywhere. TD wireless data loggers can easily be placed anywhere in a greenhouse or hothouse in order to track temperature and humidity. The TD Handheld Data Collector can then be used to collect necessary data when needed without ever... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Residential Thermostat enables control via smartphone.

May 18, 2016

Compatible with conventionally wired HVAC systems, Coleman® Residential Thermostat features touchscreen interface that displays real-time notifications and alerts. Unit provides quick heat and quick cool feature for short-term, high-capacity heating or cooling. With Thermostat 280 app for iOS and Android, users can control system via Wi-Fi using smartphone, tablet, or computer. If connectivity... Read More

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

Environmental Monitoring for Museum Curation

May 18, 2016

CHESTERLAND, OH - In museum environments, accurate and reliable data is essential for preservation purposes. In fact, many art and curative organizations will not loan their collections out unless the institution in question can prove that they have a monitoring system in place to ensure that the art is always stored in safe conditions. Some lenders require one or more years of climate-control... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

OEM Controller fosters fiber optic signaling sensor integration.

May 17, 2016

Designed for OEM industrial and medical systems, MR380-0 provides turnkey solution for integrating any Micronor MR38X series ZapFREE® Fiber Optic Signaling Sensors. Unit contains stable transmitter and sensitive optical receiver that operate over Duplex LC multimode fiber optic link. Compatible with OM1 (62.5/125 µm) or OM2/OM3 (50/125 µm) multimode fiber to distances up to... Read More