Other Machine Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers

Graphic Terminal simplifies visualization of large applications.

August 24, 2015

With CPU selected to support larger displays and complex applications, PanelView Plus 7 Performance is available with 6 screen size options, including 19 in., as well as keypad options to complement touchscreen. Embedded Ethernet switch and 2 Ethernet ports enable terminal to support device level ring (DLR) topology for single-fault resiliency. Other features include mobile connectivity, video playback support, ability to save data to SD card, MS Office viewers, and Internet Explorer support. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Placer/Spreader Machine Control maximizes paving productivity.

August 21, 2015

Available for GOMACO and Guntert & Zimmerman placer/spreader machines, Trimble® PCS900 Paving Control System v2.20 automates paving train by enabling contractors to use GNSS-based positioning, in conjunction with base station, to steer machine and control machine's elevation according to 3D model. This maximizes paving productivity while minimizing material waste on concrete road and airport surfaces. Read More

Robotics, Controls & Controllers

Touch Panel PCs withstand rigorous environments.

August 5, 2015

Powered by Intel® Pentium®/Celeron® processor N3000 family, LPC-1231 and LPC-1531 support one 204-pin DDR3L SODIMM socket up to 8 GB capacity. Units provide 4 x USB 3.0, 1 x SATA III, 2 x RS-232/422/485 (factory optional), 1 x HDMI, and 1 x knockout for antenna mounting. One x Mini PCIe supports mSATA and 1 x Mini PCIe supports SIM card for expansion. Equipped with IP65-compliant front panel, systems are suited for HMI, industrial automation, and home automation applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers

HMI Panel supports mobile mirroring, touch-based gesturing.

August 3, 2015

Operator panels of TP 3000 series come in 5.7–15 in. screen sizes, and certain models have widescreen 16:9 aspect-ratio. All models have rugged, all-metal housing and fanless design. In addition to facilitating programming and providing trending, alarming, logging, and recipe handling features, included VISU+ EXPRESS software supports multiple communication protocols for PLC compatibility. Gesturing lets user swipe between screens, and app enables HMI screen mirroring on smart device. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment

HMI Touch Panels support industrial control systems.

June 17, 2015

Suitable for both process and discrete automation, Intelligent Touch Panel HMIs come in Premium, Standard, and Compact models to meet specific application needs. Units are based on Intel® Core™ i7-4650U processor with up to 16 GB DDR3L-1333/1600 memory. Intel HD graphics supports DirectX 11.1, Open CL/GL, and 4K videos Quick Sync encoder. Available with touch displays ranging from 15–24 in., HMIs have completely flush stainless steel fronts with IP66/NEMA 4/4X ratings. Read More

Robotics, Display & Presentation Equipment, Controls & Controllers

HMI Touch Panels support industrial process automation.

June 10, 2015

Based on Intel® Core™ i7-4650U processor and equipped with Intel HD graphics, Industrial Process Automation HMI Touch Panels support up to 16 GB dual-channel DDR3L-1333/1600 memory. Fanless units include high-speed Gigabit Ethernet, USB 3.0 ports, and RS 232/422/485 serial ports. Available with 15–24 in. screens, M2M touchscreen systems can display measurements to show not only how plant is working, but simulate different operating modes and find optimal strategy for plant. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Tethered Operator Interface provides mobile HMI access.

June 10, 2015

Offered with 3 cable lengths from 16.4–49.2 ft, Allen Bradley MobileView lets plant and industrial personnel take machine's HMI with them to make real-time adjustments to out-of-view applications. Included hardwired e-stop button and 3-position enabling switch also support applications requiring local safety functionality. Mobile terminal uses FactoryTalk View Machine Edition (ME) HMI software and features 10 in. display with resistive touchscreen, 2 GB internal SD card, and USB 2.0 port. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Programmable Safety Controller helps simplify designs.

May 28, 2015

Controlling safety functions for diverse industrial applications, 45 mm wide samos® PRO COMPACT features 16 safe inputs, 4 safe outputs, and 4 configurable safe inputs/outputs. Modular expandability supports up to 168 safe I/O. Complemented by samos PLAN5+ tool for facilitated and flexible programming, controller uses SD program memory card format and has integrated USB and Ethernet interfaces. Switching capacity is 4 A at each system output, and operating range is -25 to +65°C. Read More

Controls & Controllers

HMI Control System assists power plant operators.

May 19, 2015

Featuring ergonomic design, SPPA-T3000 R7.2 helps control room personnel perform daily work efficiently and react quickly in critical situations. System provides integrated functions such as shift management, condition monitoring of power plant components, classification of messages, alarm indicators, and customizable display of functions. During shift changeover, operators are given up-to-date overview of plant condition and alarm messages, as well as shift schedule and available resources. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Robotics

Touchscreen HMI supports transportation systems.

May 15, 2015

With EN50155-certified TRACe™ HMID104-CK, developers of train control systems can adapt functionality to different needs such as displays for drivers, passenger information displays, and onboard computers. Panel PC is based on COM Express Computer-on-Module integrating Intel® Atom E3845 processor. Supporting extended temperature range of -40 to +70°C, fanless system features capacitive-touch 10.4 in. TFT (SVGA 800 x 600) display with anti-vandal glass along with UIC612 keyboard. Read More

Controls & Controllers

HMI Panels deliver 2D or 3D image processing.

May 14, 2015

Based on Intel® Core™ i7-4650U processor, Industry 4.0 M2M/HMI Touch Panel PCs are suited for embedded machine vision applications. Units provide up to 16 GB dual-channel DDR3L-1333/1600 memory; Intel HD graphics that support DirectX 11.1, OpenCL /GL, and 4K videos; high-speed Gigabit Ethernet and USB 3.0 ports; and RS 232/422/485 serial ports. Available with 15–24 in. widescreen touch displays, panel PCs feature completely flush stainless steel fronts with IP66/NEMA 4/4X ratings. Read More

Robotics, Controls & Controllers

Touchscreen Panel Computers support pharmacy management.

May 6, 2015

Offering web-based solution with wireless connectivity, interoperability, and communications with other equipment, Single and Multi-Touch Screen Panel Computers and Open HMI Solutions can be integrated into OEM automated medication dispensing machines and pharmacy management systems. Systems help minimize medication errors and redundant data entry while maximizing nursing and pharmacy staff efficiency and facilitating medication tracking/regulatory compliance. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Controls & Controllers

Multi-Axis Fiber Laser CNC creates clean pierce point.

April 29, 2015

Available as standard feature within S94P Control used on multi-axis fiber laser systems, SmartPierce software creates clean pierce point that is same diameter as cut width, eliminating splatter of molten material around pierce location and providing smooth appearing entry point. SmartPierce capability is important in wide range of applications from thick to thin metal cutting. With SmartPierce, slots can be produced in single pass without moving around outside profile of feature. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Operator Interface Panels serve water/wastewater industry.

April 29, 2015

With flexible, open platform, Industry 4.0 HMI Panels and intelligent operator interfaces address IoT and SCADA applications. Intelligent HMIs with SCADA software are used to monitor and control tank levels, remote well pumps, lift station/high service/chemical pumps, and valves, while SCADA Systems monitor plant data. Alarms at central or remote sites are propagated to HMI and operator. Also, plant information is logged in HMI computer database and can be routed to other networks/IT personnel. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Machine Control Systems increase dozer/compactor performance.

April 27, 2015

Trimble® GCS900 Grade Control System and CCS900 Compaction Control System improve dozer performance and machine-to-machine communication capabilities for soil, landfill and asphalt compactors. Featuring GradeMax™ Plus,, GCS900 v12.7 increases dozer performance by enabling accelerated and consistent grading. Via wireless capabilities, CCS900 v12.7 provides M2M communication that lets operators share mapping data between compactors on same site in real-time. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Interface Panels support 3rd party HMI and SCADA software.

April 24, 2015

Available with analog resistive single-touch and projected capacitive multi-touch displays ranging from 7–24 in., PC-Based Automation and Operator Interface Panels enable users to leverage TCP/IP-based networking, HTML5 web browsers, web-enabled HMI/SCADA, industrial automation, field mobility, M2M, Industry 4.0, and IIoT applications. Windows-based units, when used with 3rd party SCADA software, provide actionable data that helps users optimize efficiencies and meet key performance metrics. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Outdoor HMI Panels withstand use in extreme ambient conditions.

April 21, 2015

Respectively featuring 7 and 15 in. widescreen, daylight-readable displays with 16:9 aspect ratio and up to 16 million colors, Simatic HMI TP700 and TP1500 Comfort Outdoor Panels operate from -30 to +60°C and in up to 90% air humidity. Glare reduction, reading angles, and automatic dimming promote strain-free operator control and monitoring. Installed upright or operated in portrait mode, rugged devices also offer UV-protected front with IP65 rating. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Industrial Automation Panels target automotive manufacturers.

April 17, 2015

Featuring rugged design, Compact Automation Panels provide real-time monitoring, data processing, and optimized communication between MES, SCADA, PLCs, DCS, batch automation systems, and ERP systems. HMIs feature integrated Intel® Celeron® processor N2930, onboard non-volatile DDR3L-1333 memory, and standard SD card slot. Available in screen sizes from 7–21.5 in., in both single and multi-touch, fanless systems have aluminum die-cast housing and NEMA 4/IP65-compliant aluminum front bezel. Read More

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

Interface Modules expand HMI panel connectivity and capability.

April 15, 2015

Available for Graphite™ HMI operator panels, PROFIBUS® (GMPBDP) and DeviceNet™ (GMDN) plug-in modules provide connectivity needed to add monitoring and control to existing operations. These plug-and-play modules allow Graphite HMIs, with built-in protocol converter and 300+ communications drivers, to support diverse automation equipment. Whiel GMPBDP module adds PROFIBUS DP slave support, GMDN module allows HMI to perform as a DeviceNet Group 2 server. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Machine Automation Controllers suit production sites using IoT.

April 10, 2015

Expanding Sysmac automation platform, Model NX701 controls up to 256 axes. Unit is based on Intel® Core™ i7 quad-core processor for fast execution of double precision floating point arithmetic instructions as well as basic instructions. Controller includes two 1 Gbps EtherNet/IP ports and 260 MB memory for variables, which enables data collection and analysis in parallel with device control. Available with 2 axes or no axis, entry Model NJ101 is intended for simpler machines. Read More