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Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

SAKOR Technologies Selected to Build Test System for Dream Chaser Atmospheric Flight Control System

December 1, 2016

Test system acts as spacecraft emulator to test overall system performance

SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the implementation of instrumentation products for dynamometer testing, announces that it has supplied a test system to Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®) to be used to test the atmospheric flight control system for the Dream Chaser® spacecraft. Dream Chaser...Read More

Controls & Controllers

NEMA Elected Michael Pessina as chairman of 2017 Board of Governors.

November 29, 2016

Michael Pessina, co-CEO and president of Lutron Electronics Company is elected as chairman of 2017 Board of Governors. Immediate Past Chairwoman Maryrose Sylvester of Current powered by GE and first Vice Chair and Treasurer David Nord of Hubbell Incorporated, were included as additional officers. Michael Pessina was appointed as president in 2011 and held his current position since July 2015. Michael is member of Lutron’s Board of Directors and Advisory Council.

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Controls & Controllers

Trapped Key Interlocks Protect Workers at HV Substations

November 23, 2016

Kirk access interlocks increase safety in switchgear applications, prevent arc flash

North Canton, Ohio (November 21, 2016) - KIRK interlocking products provide safe access to switchgear within HV substations. Trapped key access interlocks and key exchange units restrict physical entry and prevent dangerous operating conditions, ensuring that personnel operate equipment according to...Read More

Controls & Controllers

DNF Returns to NAB Show NY with a New Control Panel for Live Production

November 21, 2016

Easy-to-operate 2-Channel on-air Controller Joins DNF's Wide Range of Simple-to-Sophisticated Configurations

Northridge, Calif. - DNF Controls - the award-winning and acknowledged leader in Human-to-Machine and Machine-to-Machine interfaces, announced its return to NAB Show® New York. The company will show an array of control solutions, including the new MRP-200SE, a 2-channel...Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Xilinx to Showcase Latest Industrial IoT Solutions at SPS IPC Drives 2016

November 19, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 17, 2016 - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will showcase the latest Industrial IoT (IIoT) solutions with its All Programmable hardware, software development environments, comprehensive IP portfolio, and system-level expertise at SPS IPC Drives 2016. Xilinx's system architects and Alliance Members will demonstrate differentiated, highly integrated, and system cost...Read More

Controls & Controllers

Wieland Electric Expands samosPRO COMPACT-PLUS Safety Control Module Capabilities with Industrial Press Function & Support for Multiple Fieldbus Protocols

November 16, 2016

EtherNet/IP & EtherCAT support added to the programmable safety controller system, along with critical safety functions for new & existing press machinery

ONTARIO, CANADA (November 14, 2016) - Wieland Electric Inc., a leading global manufacturer of innovative electrical interconnect technology, has added six new industrial press function control blocks to its samos®PRO COMPACT-PLUS...Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

6-phase Bidirectional PWM Controller housed in TQFP package.

November 13, 2016

Designed for buck and boost power conversions between 12V and 48V automotive buses, 6-phase Bidirectional PWM Controller delivers up to 3.75kW. Unit maximizes system efficiency by adding or dropping phases as per load requirements. Unit manages abrupt change in power conversion direction by regulating voltage and current. Features master/slave design supporting up to 4 ICs in parallel, current balancing and limiting and digital programmable warning.

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Controls & Controllers

RMC200 Closed-Loop Electro-Hydraulic Motion Controller offers up to 32 motion axes.

November 11, 2016

Offering up to 32 motion axes, RMC200 Closed-Loop Electro-Hydraulic Motion Controller minimizes operation time, and delivers flexibility with programmable “Feature Key”, which enables number of control loops as needed by operator. Including RMCTools software, graphical programming interface along with Tuning Wizard to automate the process of setting control loop gains. RMC200 boasts of built-in support for controlling pressure as well as acceleration.

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Sielox Continues Growth and Expansion with Strong 2016

November 9, 2016

Runnemede, NJ (November 3, 2016) With strong performance in the first three quarters of 2016 and a positive outlook for Q4, Sielox continues its rapid growth and expansion, driven by increased adoption of its award-winning Sielox Class Crisis Lockdown Alert Status System (CLASS), industry-leading Pinnacle Access Control software suite, and recently upgraded 1700 Controller that uniquely...Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

DIN-Rail PL-8097 Network System presents four 802.3 af PoE+ GbE ports.

November 8, 2016

Suitable for rugged use in industrial automation, transportation and applications that require PoE/PoE+, PL-80970 series include models, PL-8097A based on Intel® 6th Gen i3-6100U SoC and PL-8097B based on Intel® 6th Gen i7-6600U SoC, each of which, enables communications via four easily accessible mini PCIe slots and SIM card slots. With operating range of -40 to 70°C, system features strong anti-vibration design, on-board GPS, and G sensor.

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Controls & Controllers

PWM Controllers come with PowerNavigator GUI control and monitoring.

November 7, 2016

Available in ISL681xx and ISL691xx series configuration, Digital Multiphase PWM Controllers feature autonomous auto phase dropping with adjustable current thresholds. Enabled with proprietary digital control scheme with patented synthetic current control, controllers track each phase current with zero latency. Combined with ISL99227 smart power stage, scalable from 10A to 450A, units can provide seven phases in any combination across two outputs.

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Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Aerospace Power Core Module offers optimized power density.

October 28, 2016

Supporting extensive modeling, simulation and analysis, Aerospace PCM module optimizes weight and functionality. Providing various data communication bus options, device features partial discharge validation. Enabling high level of integration, unit offers power options, starting at 5kVA. Controlling electrical motors used in applications such as primary flight control and actuation, device is designed for harsh environments. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Entergy Selects Honeywell for Advanced Meter Installation

October 26, 2016

-- Project includes up to 2.9 million integrated advanced meters to improve electricity service and delivery across four states -- New technologies will help Entergy operating companies more quickly and accurately detect and resolve customer outages. MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 20, 2016 -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced an advanced meter project with Entergy Services, Inc. valued at up to...Read More

Controls & Controllers

Intelligent Charge Controller features maximum power up to 30W.

October 21, 2016

Offering an output range of 5 V, 9 V and 12 V, Intelligent Charge Controller LC709501F is suitable for Li-Ion powered products. Device automatically chooses the fastest available method for charging. Withe fuel gauge function, configurable I/O, LED drivers and I2C interface, product provides system flexibility and supports iOS and Android apps through integrated USB host controller. device works with Fast Charge and Qualcomm Quick Charge protocols.
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Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Capacity Controls support reciprocating compressors. .

October 21, 2016

Eliminating electromagnetic compatibility issues, entry-level CRII Mechanical Capacity Control has no influence on network quality in buildings. Modulation range for 2, 4, and 6-cylinder compressors is 10–100%. With VARISPEED Series, integrated suction gas-cooled frequency inverter and compressor form compact unit and all components are factory mounted. Control enables small and medium-sized reciprocating compressors to be operated at frequency up to 87 Hz. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Mobile Reader (WMR) System offers serial panel interface for real-time verification.

October 14, 2016

Combining a Farpointe card reader and a wireless Cypress Suprex Reader-Extender, the Handheld Wireless Mobile Reader (WMR) System enables users to perform reads onsite and remotely verify credentials. The unit transmits card data to a Cypress WMR base unit, which is connected to an access control panel from a distance of up to 150 feet indoors and up to 250 feet outdoors. RF expanders and repeaters using the Cypress bridging architecture simplify challenging installations. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Explosives, Armaments & Weaponry, Non-Industrial Products

Elbit Systems of America Receives Contract for U.S. Army Bradley Fighting Vehicle Gunner's Hand Station

October 7, 2016

U.S. Army Gunners receive new hand stations for improved firepower. FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., announced today that it received a $7.3 million contract to supply the Bradley Fighting Vehicle Gunner's Hand Station to the United States Army. The Defense Logistics Agency sole-source contract will be performed during...Read More

Controls & Controllers

Cypress's Programmable SuperSpeed USB Solution Brings Flexibility and Streaming HD Video to Innovative, Open-Architecture SUB2r Camera

October 6, 2016

EZ-USB FX3™ Controller Enables Unique, Customizable Camera Platform for 4K and 1080p Streaming of Virtual Reality, Video Game Play and a Wide Range of Creative Applications SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) today announced that the programmability and SuperSpeed USB performance of its EZ-USB FX3™ controller helped startup SUB2r develop its unique,...Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

See Even More Milacron Technology at K 2016 in Two Booths - Hall 15 Booth C06 and Hall 01 Booth A39

October 5, 2016

CINCINNATI,OH - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, announces additional key technologies for K 2016, the world’s largest plastics trade fair. K 2016 will take place October 19-26th in Dsseldorf, Germany. Milacron will be displaying its Advanced Plastics Processing Technologies (APPT) featuring Milacron,...Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

New Signet 9950 Dual Channel Transmitter performs two measurement reading simultaneously.

October 5, 2016

Offering the user dual functions of a transmitter and a controller, Signet 9950 is a single component alternative to multiple single channel transmitters in applications that require several measurements and a local display. Dual channel enables connection to two similar sensor measurement types like flow and flow or pH and ORP. With multiple relay modes that allow up to three signals to be used to control a single relay, 9950 also features a backlit dot matrix display. Read More