Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers

Access Control Platform combines usability, broad functionality.

April 11, 2016

Compatible with Windows 10 and supporting SQL Express 2008 R2 and SQL Express Management Studio, Pinnacle® v10.0 offers optimized usability via GUI, time zones screen with time zone summary, and support for both server and client workstation as integrated biometric enrollment station. Other features include door properties screen with Schlage parent PIM address; Otis Elevator... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services

ADwin for Control of Hydraulic Test Stands

April 11, 2016

ADwin Simulates the Real World for ECUs Under Test CHESTERLAND, OH – ADwin data acquisition and control systems are commonly used to provide control of hydraulic test stands, installed with the goal of improved PQ for ECUs. An ADwin system can provide extremely highspeed control with speeds of 100 to 300 kHz. These real-time systems are ideal for automotive test and diagnostic applications. CAS... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services, Software

pH Process Modeling and Control Simulator fosters EPA compliance.

April 8, 2016

Real-Time pH Process Modeling and Control Simulation Software helps engineers learn how pH process behaves as well as how to effectively control this nonlinear process to comply with EPA wastewater discharge codes and save chemical reagent. Process models for pH are delivered as VIs in LabVIEW, and user can design and test pH control systems using models running in real-time. Control results... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rockwell Automation Brings SAB Maltings Into The Connected Enterprise

April 8, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Rockwell Automation recently supplied South African Breweries’ (SAB) first fully automated and networked EtherNet/IP-based control system for its new maltings plant in Alrode, South Africa. The new control system will integrate traditionally disparate, malt-production processes into a single, networked, EtherNet/IP-based solution to provide plantwide visibility and actionable... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Programmable Safety Controller integrates PROFINET support.

April 7, 2016

samos®PRO COMPACT lets machine design engineers integrate non-safe peripheral devices into program and relay controller information back to such devices using PROFINET communication. Base controller (SP-COP2-ENI), compatible with samosPLAN5+ programming software, enables data exchange between Ethernet-based field devices in machine or building engineering network. Along with USB... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Labels Tags Signage & Equipment

Dot Peen Marking Controller incorporates touchscreen UI.

April 7, 2016

Supplied in fireproof, dust-resistant resin enclosure, AC500-3.0 Dot Peen Universal Controller works with Automator America pneumatic, electric, and scribe marking systems. Abilities also enable operation and communication with outside equipment, including any smart motor. Standard programming allows alphanumeric, symbol, logo, and barcode marking through touchscreen, and deep marks are... Read More

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

How to Set up a Grant SQ20xx Datalogger for Temp and RH Sensors

April 7, 2016

Monitor Multiple Values using a Universal Data Logger CHESTERLAND, OH — Do you need to monitor both temperature and humidity in an industrial or lab application? CAS DataLoggers presents this handy tutorial from Grant Instruments showing how to connect a temperature and humidity sensor to Grant Squirrel SQ2010SQ2020SQ2040 dataloggers. You can also view the YouTube video at Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Touchscreen Controller enhances usability of laser systems.

April 6, 2016

As usability-optimized extension for manual repair systems that may include microscope setup, Smart Controller incorporates functionality with which users can control laser system's energy, firing mode, rate, and slit size/shape. Portable device eliminates need for desktop computer to operate laser systems and can automatically configure controls based on type of system connected.... Read More

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

Power Management Solutions meet industrial applications' needs.

April 6, 2016

As 60 V synchronous buck controller, ISL8117/A features low duty cycle (40 nsec min on time) that delivers direct conversion from 48–1V without requiring intermediate power stage or external compensation. ISL8018 synchronous buck converter steps down 5 V rails to POL inputs as low as 0.6 V for FPGAs, DSPs, and MPUs, while ISL80510/05 are 1 A/.5 A LDO voltage regulators with optimized dropout... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Alicat Releases Gas Select 6.0 Firmware for its Mass Flow Meters and Controllers

April 6, 2016

New user-selectable engineering units, better control and faster data with new control software Tucson, Arizona – Alicat Scientific has updated its Gas Select™ firmware for Alicat mass flow meters, mass flow controllers and pressure controllers. Gas Select 6.0 improves user control and data speed, adding features that enable users to make changes to instruments without a factory visit. Gas... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Teledyne Hastings Instruments Announces New Digital 300 Series Mass Flow Control Software

April 6, 2016

HAMPTON, VA.  - Teledyne Hastings Instruments announces the release of their new Windows™ based software for use with the Digital 300 Series line of thermal mass flow instruments. The software allows the user to control, observe, and record real-time flow data. The free software is flexible and provides windows for flow rate, setpoint control, graphical data visualization, flow totalization,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

SMART 6(TM) Named Among Top 3 New Products at Pittcon 2016

April 5, 2016

MATTHEWS, N.C. – CEM Corporation, a leading supplier of process control solutions, is pleased to announce that it's new SMART 6™ Moisture/Solids Analyzer was named one of the top new products at Pittcon by Instrument Business Outlook. The SMART 6 features two major innovations compared to other moisture analyzers: the ability to accurately analyze both wet and dry samples and a... Read More

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

Boiler Emissions/Efficiency Monitor replaces large CEMS systems.

April 5, 2016

Retrofit to any boiler system, stand-alone DataStak™ packaged emissions and efficiency monitoring system that works independently from existing boiler controls and offers alternative to intricate CEMS systems. It utilizes 2 separate panels – Allen-Bradley CompactLogix PLC with touchscreen operation, and electrochemical analyzer system – and offers O2, NOx, CO, and CO2 measurements... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Future Electronics Promotes Infineon XMC4000 Microcontroller Family

April 5, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate shipping availability of XMC4000 microcontrollers from Infineon. Infineon's new safety package for the XMC4000 family of 32-bit microcontrollers further advances the development of functional safety industrial applications. The XMC4000 safety package helps to develop... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Smart Building Solution targets small and medium businesses.

April 4, 2016

With Smart Building Solution, small and medium business owners can connect and control most important building assets, including lighting, doors and locks, refrigeration, and heating and cooling. Solution automates operations with pre-programmed business rules that take necessary action or alert on issues. Businesses can provide comfort, security, and management oversight to maintain optimum... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Dual-Phase Digital Controller IC supports multiple configurations.

April 4, 2016

Available in 5 x 5 mm 32-QFN package, ZSPM1363 PWM controller can help optimize, monitor and, control high-power supply systems in telecom, server, storage, FPGA, and infrastructure markets. Integrated silicon requires minimal external component requirements, and extended one-time programmable (OTP) memory provides storage for multiple application configurations. Operating up to 125°C,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Distribution System (10 KVA ) has 480 V welding receptacles.

April 1, 2016

Converting 480 Vac to single-phase 120 and 240 Vac, portable MGS-480.2X30A.2X60A-10K-2X240-10X120 safely enables industrial operators to tap into and utilize power sources independently of work area. There are 10 GFCI-protected, 20 A receptacles and 2 L6-30 receptacles. System also provides two 30 A, 480 V receptacles and two 60 A, 480 V receptacles for welding. Powder-coated, carbon... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Integrated Temperature Control System meets NFPA 79 standards.

April 1, 2016

Combining circulating water system and Iceman chiller, Full Range provides heating and chilling from one self-supporting unit. Solution is available with heating capacities up to 96 kW, pumping capacities up to 120 gpm, chilling capacity up to 40 tons, and temperature range of -20 to +300°F. Along with stainless steel centrifugal pumps, standard features include brazed plate... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Emerson and MYNAH Technologies Reduce Time Required to Connect Industrial Applications to the DeltaV Distributed Control System with Addition of PROFINET

April 1, 2016

Emerson and MYNAH Technologies reduce time required to connect industrial applications to the DeltaV distributed control system with addition of PROFINET The DeltaV™ system now connects directly to motor center and variable speed drive applications AUSTIN, TEXAS – Emerson Process Management, working with MYNAH Technologies, has expanded customers’ network possibilities and application... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission

Retrofit of Controls at Ulbrich on Steel Rolling Mill Increases Power Factor from 0.2 to 1.0

April 1, 2016

Advanced motors and drives replace old equipment, with estimated total cost of upgrade being recouped in less than two years of energy savings alone, thanks to regenerative drive technology from Siemens    Most coil steel companies spend considerable time repairing and replacing their line equipment, owing to all the factors one would expect in the heavy-duty world of coil... Read More