Temperature Controls

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Insulated Coil Boxes allow room-by-room temperature control.

July 5, 2016

Designed and built to customer specifications, Insulated Coil Boxes control temperatures by room or by floor in heating, cooling, or dehumidification systems. Galvanized and stainless steel versions are available with double wall construction, featuring 2 in. fiberglass insulation, and such options as 18-gauge stainless steel interior construction. Design and functionality suit pharmaceutical processing, food storage, healthcare, and high-rise building applications.
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Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Hosokawa Alpine Implements New Zone Temp Control, HMI to Boost Production on Blown Film Lines

June 28, 2016

Machine builder utilizes Siemens hardware, software and communications platform on lines up to 9 layers of co-extrusion; achieving <1ºF of temp variation Hosokawa Alpine American (Natick, Massachusetts) is a leading supplier of blown film extrusion systems to the North American plastics industry; with standard lines ranging from single-layer to 9-layer co-extrusion. The company recently... Read More

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

Temperature and Process Controller provides trend charts.

May 2, 2016

Featuring 4.3 in. capacitive color touch panel, ¼ DIN F4T with INTUITION® v3.0 is available with encrypted data log records to help meet industry requirements such as Nadcap, AMS 2750E, and CRF 21 Part 11. Users can log directly to USB memory stick, transfer data log files over Ethernet or to USB host ports, and select which parameters to log. With graphical trending functionality, users can create up to 4 trend screens and scroll through matching color legend of parameters on trend chart. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Cambridge Engineering Launches New App for Building Owners & Specifying Engineers

April 15, 2016

Online TruBTU® calculator provides comparison of direct-fired technologies ST. LOUIS – Cambridge Engineering, the leading manufacturer of high temperature heating and ventilation (HTHV) direct-fired gas products for commercial spaces, launched its new TruBTU® app at January’s International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo), held in Orlando, Florida.  The... 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 evaporator, insulated nonferrous plumbing and components, and MPU-based controller with LED readout. 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, HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Building Professionals Turn to Coleman® HVAC Fault Detection and Diagnostics to Simplify the Service Process

February 26, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Available exclusively with Simplicity® Smart Equipment (SE) Controls, Fault Detection and Diagnostics (FDD) technology from the Coleman® HVAC brand of Johnson Controls monitors refrigeration circuit temperatures and pressures, economizer operation and outdoor humidity and temperatures. If issues arise, FDD provides easy access to detailed alerts, speeding up response to... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Temperature Control System targets outdoor kiosks.

February 3, 2016

Using impingement flow to transfer heat, AA-230 Series cools objects via convection. Air-to-air thermoelectric assembly has 230 W of cooling power at ΔT=0°C. Heat is absorbed and dissipated through custom designed heat exchangers with high aspect ratio. Dual cold side air ducts can be oriented in any direction to accommodate obstructions and maximize circulation. Mounting horizontally to accommodate tight spaces, system provides solid state operation with non-CFC refrigerants. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

noax Industrial PCs: Easier to Configure with nSMART

February 2, 2016

noax Technologies AG has revolutionized the NSetup software. Beginning with the N11 board generation, "nSMART" makes configuration of noax IPCs easier. The new graphic user interface has improved operator accessibility. Increased Intelligence noax is the only manufacturer who integrates monitoring and controlling  options in their hardware. For example, the MCU oversees the operating... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC

LG Demonstrates Transformative Air Conditioning Solutions at 2016 AHR Expo

January 29, 2016

Advanced Technology and Efficiency Benefits Highlighted with Innovative Applications ORLANDO, Fla. - Air conditioning systems leader LG Electronics USA is demonstrating its expanded 2016 lineup of commercial and residential solutions, time-saving software and enhanced variable refrigerant flow (VRF) technology this week at 2016 AHR Expo, the world's largest industry trade show that caters... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Thermostat Controllers offer accelerated commissioning.

December 14, 2015

Via USB stick, TEC3000 Series supports simultaneous loading of all configuration files and parameters as well as accelerated commissioning of multiple units. Support for both N2 and BACnet MS/TP protocols enable contractors to modernize systems without changing out hardware, and multiple configurations provide single-, multi-, and variable-speed fan control. Along with 4.2 in. backlit LED touchscreen and integral humidity sensor, features include energy conserving onboard occupancy sensor.
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Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Green & Clean

Hospitality Thermostat promotes guest room energy management.

October 21, 2015

Communicating with up to 10 devices, Omnistat™ 3 Hospitality Thermostat detects if hospitality room is occupied and automatically adjusts heating and cooling set points and turns such devices as lights, TVs, and lamps on/off. Functionality lets hoteliers upgrade guest rooms with smart, reliable controls to enhance guest experiences, increase energy savings, and meet guest room control and plug load control requirements when paired with wireless Leviton Lumina RF load controls and sensors. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Demonstration/Evaluation Kit investigates use of PID control.

October 8, 2015

Equipped with 32-bit, 120 MHz ARM processor, PT-DEMO PID Controller is suitable for investigating use of closed loop and simple on/off temperature control in heating and cooling applications. System features intuitive smart menu flow, panel mounted USB and Ethernet connectivity, alarm indicator, 4–20 mA remote setpoint potentiometer, and pushbutton digital input. With aluminum plate, users can feel temperature response. PT-DEMO operates on 12 Vdc, 2 A non-hazardous power. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Thermal Control Unit provides programmable AC fan control.

October 8, 2015

Designed for use with any AC fan or fan tray in medical, industrial, networking, and telecom applications, Model TCAC001 saves energy by operating fans only when needed. Unit features remote sensor with temperature range of -20 to +60°C that is used as trigger for fan activation/deactivation based on temperature settings. Installed in 19 in. rack, 1U high device is rated up to 10 A and can control 3-, 6-, or 9-fan trays, individual fans, or fan trays mounted on bottom and top of rack. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Water Temperature Control System suits restrictive processes.

August 25, 2015

Suited for high-temperature water applications, Duratherm MAX utilizes nonferrous and stainless steel materials of construction and seal-less magnetic drive turbine pump fitted with stainless steel impeller. Fan-cooled heat exchanger cools process fluid and eliminates thermal shock, flashing to steam, mineral buildup, and expansion noise. Along with top air discharge, features include stainless steel heater vessel and respective max temperature and pressure ratings of 380°F and 300 psi. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Homeothermic Monitoring System targets small rodents.

August 20, 2015

Offering closed loop temperature control, Homeothermic Monitoring System utilizes small, flexible rectal probe to monitor animal's core temperature and heating pad to provide heat input. LCD touchscreen allows user to set target temperature and clearly view subject’s current core body temperature as well as set temperature at all times. If animal’s core body temperature deviates 2° from set temperature, audible alarms advise user. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Remote Site Controller monitors and controls HVAC systems.

July 31, 2015

Deploying sophisticated algorithms, RSC 1000™ provides HVAC control and alarm monitoring for remote shelters and small buildings with 2 HVAC systems. Configuring controller with new installations, troubleshooting problems, and scheduling maintenance are all managed via graphical color touchscreen. Using Ethernet for remote communications, controller has built-in Web Server and will generate alarm conditions using SNMP Traps/Informs and email to notify personnel of problems at site. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Siemens Secures Service Contract Eextensions for Two Power Plants in Pennsylvania, USA

June 10, 2015

Talen Energy Corporation, headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania, has awarded Siemens long-term service contract extensions for the Lower Mount Bethel and Ironwood combined-cycle gas power plants in Pennsylvania (PA), USA. In addition to extending the parts and services contracts, the new agreements also feature a number of solutions and contractual enhancements designed to improve the... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Green & Clean

Web/Smartphone Controls work with mini-split heat pumps.

May 27, 2015

Web and Smartphone (iPhone/Android) controls for mini-split heat pumps let users control temperature settings online as part of energy management dashboard. Up to 8 heating and cooling periods can be set up, and thermostat templates can be applied to multiple locations. Also, users can see costs and full impact when combined with room sensors, such as PowerWise air quality sensors, that can show temperature, humidity, CO2, and VOC levels. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Electronic Temperature Control protects electronics from heat.

April 16, 2015

Available for Dual Cabinet Cooler® Systems installed on large or high heat load enclosures, ETC will keep enclosures cool while minimizing compressed air use. Systems are available in cooling capacities up to 5,600 Btu/Hr and produce 20°F air to eliminate high temperature malfunctions. Digital LED readout displays temperature of electrical enclosure, then displays user temperature setting when pressing Push-to-Set button. When that setting is exceeded, Cabinet Cooler System is activated. Read More