Process Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers

GTP-32 Control Processor Simplifies Device Sharing

March 20, 2017

GTP-32 Control Processor Simplifies Device Sharing

Northridge, Calif: Routing GPI (General Purpose Interfaces) triggers around the facility may seem trivial, but it remains a go-to method for day-to-day device control. DNF Controls - the award-winning and acknowledged leader in Human-to-Machine and Machine-to-Machine interfaces - has an elegantly simple solution using the company's... Read More

Controls & Controllers

PAX®2C PID Controllers feature large LCD display.

February 13, 2017

Operated with DC current, DC voltage, process signals thermocouples and RTD inputs, PAX®2C PID Controllers are enabled with Ramp Soak functionality and FlexCard™ plug-in options such as heater current monitor and second process input card. Enabling 20 step changes for adjusting temperature, controllers come with 16 alarms and built-in USB programming port. PAX2Cs are suitable for automation... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Rockwell Automation Scales Serialization Solution for Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Manufacturers

January 10, 2017

Scalable, end-to-end platform easily integrates into existing production processes, improving data visibility across The Connected Enterprise

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 9, 2017 - Mandated serialization standards across markets require pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers to adopt specified standards to track and trace products across their supply chains. The newly updated serialization... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Ross SysCon Custom-built Control Systems

December 28, 2016

Savannah, GA, December 27, 2016 – Every Ross SysCon Control System is designed and engineered to guarantee ultimate efficacy no matter the application.

Shown is a NEMA 12 Control Panel which operates a Ross V-Cone Tumble Blender. Two Variable Frequency Drives (VFD’s) are internally mounted for controlling the tumbling vessel and intensifier bar. Main disconnect with lockout... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Rockwell Automation to Showcase Plantwide Control Solutions and Technology at POWER-GEN International

November 30, 2016

Company to showcase methods for achieving higher levels of reliability while reducing operational costs

MILWAUKEE, Nov. 28, 2016 - Rockwell Automation will feature a suite of solutions for the power generation industry to enhance efficiency, optimize plant operations and meet regulatory requirements at POWER-GEN International from Dec. 13 to 15 in Orlando, Florida.

At the... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers

ZX220X-5 GCS900 Grade Control System uses total station technology.

November 24, 2016

Using GNSS, GPS, laser, sonic or total station technology, ZX220X-5 GCS900 Grade Control System accurately positions the blade or bucket in real-time. Available in either 2D or 3D configuration, device suitable for earthworks that makes design surfaces, grades and alignments accessible to the operator on a display inside the cab. System significantly reduces material overages and improves... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Siemens Process Control System First Product with IEC 62443 Security Certification

November 24, 2016

• TÜV SÜD certifies that the Siemens Simatic PCS 7 process control system conforms with the security standards IEC 62443-4-1 and IEC 62443-3-3

• Simatic PCS 7 is the first product to be certified by TÜV SÜD according to IEC 62443

• Comprehensive security measures and functions to protect plant operation Siemens is the first company to obtain security certification from... 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

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Mounting & Attaching Products

GCS900 Grade Control Systems offer fewer interruptions and less machine downtime.

November 14, 2016

Using Trimble RTX™ technology, delivered via satellite, to "fill in" for RTK corrections in the event of temporary radio or Internet connection outages, xFill technologies enables uninterrupted connectivity and accuracy. With more machine uptime and fewer work stoppages, technology maintains RTK-level accuracy during periods of radio or cellular interruption. Unit provides decrease in... Read More

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

Hirschmann’s MCS camera indicator is shock resistant.

November 13, 2016

Including 4.3” or 7” color graphic console, 12’ power harness, camera, magnetic camera mount, Camera indicator is shock resistant with IP68 / IP69k protection class rating. Compatible with Hirschmann’s 4.3” and 7” color graphic vSCALE consoles, unit offers option of horizontal or vertical camera orientation. Allowing operator to have constant visual of any situation, unit is... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Winter Floor Protector

November 11, 2016

Floors take a beating during the winter months because of all the ice melt and salt used on outdoor walkways. To protect floors, Avmor has developed EP88 CAPRICE Neutralizer and Salt remover.

EP88 CAPRICE neutralizes alkaline residues and removes salt and calcium deposits on most floor surfaces, even industrial carpeting. It can even be used to neutralize any residue left by chemical... Read More

Controls & Controllers

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, Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Emerson Launches New Plantweb(TM) Digital Ecosystem

October 27, 2016

Pervasive Sensing™, Secure First Mile™, Connected Services and new software bring the most comprehensive Industrial Internet of Things Portfolio to industry AUSTIN, TEXAS - Leveraging decades of digital automation expertise, Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today introduces the expanded Plantweb digital ecosystem, a scalable portfolio of standards-based hardware, software, intelligent devices and services... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Real-Time Automation Controller has broad communications support.

September 26, 2016

Complementing existing support for IEC 61850 MMS Client, MMS Server, and Generic Object-Oriented Substation Event (GOOSE) communications, Real-Time Automation Controllers (RTACs) support IEC 61850 manufacturing message specification (MMS) File Services and Edition 2 compliance. RTACs, performing interoperable, high-speed automation and control for substations, also facilitate gathering of... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Rockwell Automation to Show End-to-End Solutions for Water and Wastewater Facilities at WEFTEC 2016

September 26, 2016

Company to demonstrate technology solutions to help improve operational efficiency MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation will feature solutions and services designed to help water industry professionals increase process consistency, meet regulatory requirements, improve operational and energy efficiency, and achieve secure remote access to information and systems at WEFTEC 2016 from Sept. 24 to 28 in... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

The Sercos User Groups Will Present Two multi-vendor Demos at the Industrial Automation North America (IANA) Show, Sept. 12-17, 2016 in Chicago

September 7, 2016

Sercos will present two multi-vendor interoperability demos plus other products from member companies at IANA in booth E-4448 in the McCormick East Building. The systems demonstrate that Sercos has the functionality and performance to operate synchronized motion, I/O and safety while allowing full TCP/IP communication with each device over a single Ethernet ring. Since 1988, Sercos'... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

High Productivity Machining Cell Showcases Process Control at IMTS 2016

August 30, 2016

Renishaw demonstrates how monitoring process control facilitates an increase in productivity and accuracy Renishaw, a leader in precision engineering technologies will exhibit a high-productivity machining cell at IMTS 2016. Visitors to the booth (E-5509) will see a demonstration of how the cell’s complementary technologies contribute to achieve high levels of productivity and manufacturing... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services

2016 CTIA Awards Finalist Lean One-Touch Single Station Solution(TM) by FutureDial Streamlines Workflows & Boosts Profit Margins for the Mobile Device Supply Chain

August 26, 2016

FutureDial's Lean One-Touch Platform™ is recognized by CTIA industry expert panel for award consideration as a Best in Mobility Management Solution for automating and consolidating device processing to increase speed and effectiveness while driving down operation costs for mobile supply chain businesses. SUNNYVALE, Calif. - The reverse supply chain for smartphones and tablets is big... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Web Guide Controller features dual rail power.

August 5, 2016

In addition to single or dual drive options and ISaGRAF-based state machine programmability, Fife D-MAX Enhanced Web Guide Controller offers power input reverse polarity protection, standard PTP-2 and PTP-1, Device Level Ring connectivity, and Add On Profile for Rockwell Automation® PACs. OEM-friendly controller utilizes C-script programming language and offers support for any... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Logix-based Controller offers sequencing of batch process.

July 22, 2016

Leveraging Logix-based controller platform, SequenceManager allows operators to configure, view, and obtain information about batch sequences stored in controller, optimizing visibility and accessibility to all stages of production process. OEMs can develop, test, and deliver skids as fully functioning, standalone equipment that can seamlessly integrate into site’s existing batch strategy... Read More