Pressure Controls & Controllers

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 available through digital or analog communications, manual control is accommodated via front keypad and pushbuttons. 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. ... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Danfoss to Demonstrate Easy and Reliable Aftermarket Solutions at ACCA 2016 and IE3 Expo

March 3, 2016

Danfoss, a world-leading supplier of technologies for refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control and mobile machinery, will be demonstrating the reliability and ease of its aftermarket solutions at the ACCA 2016 and IE3: Indoor Environment Energy Expo. Stop by Booth 721 to learn about Danfoss products and technologies for all your application needs. The products to be showcased... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Air Flow Controller maintains constant system pressure.

February 12, 2016

Available for 250–18,000 scfm system capacities, Kaeser Flow Controller (KFC) creates effective storage by accumulating compressed air in receivers and only delivering air needed for production. System, responding to fluctuating demand, actively maintains constant system pressure downstream to help eliminate artificial demand and reduce air losses through leaks. Also, stored compressed air can be used to satisfy air demand spikes without pressure drop at point of use. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Portable Tools

VIA Labs VL100 DP Alt-mode and PD Controller for USB Type-C(TM) Devices Passes USB-IF Compliance Testing

September 9, 2015

Support for DisplayPort Alternate Mode and Power Charge-Through make VIA Labs VL100 the Ideal Solution for USB-C Video Dongles and Multi-Function Docking Stations Taipei, Taiwan, – VIA Labs, Inc., a leading supplier of SuperSpeed USB silicon, today announced that the VIA Labs VL100 DP Alt-mode PD Controller has achieved USB-IF Certification. On top of basic power negotiation capabilities... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Controller/Calibrator has versatile, modular design.

August 11, 2015

With modular design that provides flexibility to install modules with different accuracy classes within same chassis, 6270A can be configured for various pneumatic pressure calibration applications. Pressure ranges from low differential pressure to 3,000 psi with accuracy to 0.02% FS or 0.01% reading, and graphical interface features intuitive menu as well as multilingual options. Controller also works with Fluke Calibration COMPASS® for Pressure software and offers full remote interface. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Miniature Pressure Regulators come in multiple configurations.

April 14, 2015

MAR-1 Series includes relieving designs, which maintain constant pressure output even when downstream conditions change, as well as non-relieving designs, which do not automatically compensate for changes in downstream flow or pressure. Supporting flows to 5 scfm, series does not vent to atmosphere. Output pressure can increase due to downstream event, and multiple adjustment options are available. Configurations include #10–32, M5, 1/8 in. NPT, R1/8, G1/8, and cartridge mount. Read More

Controls & Controllers

PID Controllers monitor multiple applications on one display.

March 26, 2015

By inserting field-installable FlexCard™ modules, users can populate PAX®2C Proportional-Integral-Derivative Controllers in more than 150 configurations to monitor and control multiple application processes on single display. Process Input/Remote Setpoint Cards support input of 0/4–20 mA to enable cascade control loops where tighter control is required. Providing heater current input, Heater Current Monitor Cards can signal when heater or heater control devices have failed before damage occurs. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Vacuum Ejector offers 2 product options.

February 23, 2015

Based on energy-efficient COAX® technology, piCOMPACT® manifold-mounted and functional ejector system is available with M8 6-pin connection option. Threaded connection withstands pull force, making it suitable for moving and vibrating applications, such as robotics. Second option is air valve with cleanroom housing for rooms that have requirements such as ISO 14644. Virtually no air or particles will leak from unit if exhaust air is piped away. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Energy Recovery Enters Hydraulic Fracturing with Industry-Changing Pump Protection System

December 17, 2014

Revolutionary New Product to Significantly Increase Runtime and Reduce Maintenance Costs Associated With Pump Failure, Company to Unveil New Product at Analyst Day in New York City Today SAN LEANDRO, Calif. -- Energy Recovery Inc. (Nasdaq:ERII), the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, today announced its entry into the hydraulic fracturing (fracking) market... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Controls & Controllers

Purge System operates in hazardous environments.

September 19, 2014

Delivering fully automatic solution in 316L stainless steel design for Div 2/Zone 2 applications, Series 5500 Type Z / Ex pz Purge and Pressurization System facilitates installation and operation of electrical components within hazardous locations. System combines control unit, EPV vent, and pneumatic solenoid or manual valve with menu-driven programming and automatic leakage/temperature compensation. Vent enables purge gas to exit enclosure while providing seal when enclosure is pressurized. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Volume Boosters provide flow capacity of up to 400 scfm.

September 4, 2014

Equipped with integral adjustable bypass valve, soft valve seat design, and 2 gauge ports, aluminum Type-6500 and 316 stainless steel Type-6600 increase stroking speed in valve actuation system applications requiring high flow capacity or remote pressure control. Products handle up to 250 psig supply pressure and deliver output pressure up to 150 psig. Exhaust port (¾ in. NPT) relieves 100 scfm at 5 psig above setpoint, and supply pressure effect is 0.3 psig for 100 psig change. Read More

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

Miniature Water Pressure Regulator serves potable applications.

September 3, 2014

Designed for OEM equipment used in potable (drinkable) water and food contact systems, Type-870 is built with molded rubber supply valve, NSF electrodeposited chromium plated zinc body, FDA approved acetal bonnet and valve seat, food grade nitrile/nylon diaphragm and O-ring, and lead-free brass and food grade nitrile valve plug. Miniature unit, available in 1/8 or ¼ in. NPT and BSP porting, uses diaphragm-operated design and has 2.2 gal/min flow capacity. Max supply pressure is 150 psig. Read More

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

Multi-Gauge Controller displays 10 pressure measurements.

July 9, 2014

Providing pressure measurements from 1,000 Torr to 2 x 10-11 Torr, Model MGC4000 can display measurements from up to 10 different vacuum gauges simultaneously. Instrument can be configured to display up to 6 gauges in single screen or any number of gauges can be assigned to various screens for auto scrolling of display. By specifying number of gauges, set points, and AI/AO they require, customers can configure MGC4000 to exact specifications. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

GE Supplying PEMEX with Pressure Control Equipment for New Oilfield Wells in Gulf of Mexico

July 3, 2014

• GE to Supply PEMEX with Surface Wellheads and Christmas Trees for the Ayatsil Field in the Campeche Sound  • In Support of Local Content, GE’s Equipment to be Produced at Ecatepec plant in Mexico City MEXICO CITY – GE Oil Gas (NYSE: GE) today announced it will provide vital surface equipment to Mexico’s national oil company Petróleos Mexicanos Exploración y Producción... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vacuum Gauge Controllers offer linear analog output.

May 7, 2014

In addition to existing RS232 and dual control set points, DAVC Series can provide linear analog output (voltage or current) for integration of vacuum measurements with PLC or other data acquisition system. Linear outputs include: 0–1 Vdc, 0–5 Vdc, 0–10 Vdc, 0–20 mA, and 4–20 mA making series suitable for many vacuum control automation applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

Vacuum Desiccator features space-conserving design.

March 18, 2014

Intended for biology, chemical, and pharm laboratory applications involving moisture removal and preservation of samples, LAB-42010 series will hold full vacuum 29.9 in. Hg at room temperature for 24 hr and remain airtight even if not under vacuum. Design includes flat-top dome, which maximizes interior space; 1/8 in. thick perforated plate; and polypropylene stopcock with PTFE plug that accepts ¼ in. ID tubing and allows controlled entrance of air as to prevent unnecessary turbulence. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Mass Flow/Pressure Controllers have flexible dual-valve design.

January 24, 2014

MCD Series offers user-selectable control modes that allow users to switch between mass flow, volumetric flow, and absolute pressure measurement and control for flexibility during laboratory use. With dedicated inlet valve and dedicated exhaust valve, single unit can control upstream and downstream flows as well as positive pressure or backpressure in both open and closed systems. Full scale mass flow rates are available from ±0.5 sccm to ±3,000 slpm.
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Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Linear Actuator meets machine builders' performance requirements.

January 22, 2014

Available in ¾, 1 1/8, and 2 in. bore sizes, Optimax™ Series OSD Pneumatic Thruster Slide offers standard travel lengths from 1–10 in. and features oversized guide shafts for optimal rigidity with minimum deflection. Urethane shock pads on extend and retract directions provide vibrational damping and minimize impact forces, while tool plate for mounting of tooling or other actuators simplifies installation and fosters interchangeability. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Solid State Switching Controllers provide proportional output.

November 4, 2013

Available in 54 or 70 mm wide frame sizes, Series RGC2P and RGC3P deliver output power in proportion to control input voltage or current as well as external potentiometer. RGC2P Series consists of 3-phase, 2-pole switching devices with 4 current ratings of 15, 25, 40, and 75 A per pole, while RGC3P Series comprises 3-phase, 3-pole switching devices with 3 current ratings of 20, 30,  and 65 A per pole. Optional monitoring feature detects status of mains and load as well as internal controller failure. Read More