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Rhode Island undersea experts achieve enhanced results - on land and at sea PORTSMOUTH, R.I. - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) – Division Newport have enhanced Raytheon's AN/AQS-20A mine-hunting sonar for better performance and reliability, including higher-quality imaging of objects deep under the sea, improving the system's ability to identify... Read More
Cudahy, WisconsinÂ - August 29th, 2016Â - Enerpac Workholding, a worldwide manufacturer of hydraulic workholding solutions, announces its participation at this year’s International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS 2016) from September 12th-17th, located at McCormick Place in Chicago Illinois, booth W-1922. Enerpac Workholding will be highlighting its full range of... Read More
Capable of taking measurements with just 15 mL of sample, Visco Portable Viscometer helps minimize waste. Instrument can run on AC power or battery, enabling measurements to be taken anytime, anywhere — in lab or in field. With one-button operation and fully digital display, anyone can operate unit and quickly read results for wide range of substances. In addition, any disposable container... Read More
ROLLA, Mo. - Brewer Science will highlight its groundbreaking work in the flexible hybrid manufacturing sector at NextFlex Innovation event on August 31, 2016, in San Jose, California. The event is expected to be another platform for Brewer Science to showcase its ultrafast, high-performance sensors, which contain a carbon nanotechnology design that allows a sensor to indicate a change in less... Read More
Available in 50 and 80 mm widths, F Series Self-Contained Through-Beam Sensors incorporate 316L SS housing that withstands aggressive cleaning solutions, coolants, and lubricants found in food and beverage, packaging, metalworking, and pharmaceutical industries. Units feature NO/NC outputs, IR light sources for applications with mist and airborne particulates, and red light for alignment. LEDs... Read More
Offered with various actuators to aid installation, K-SS Series fits to leading edge of sliding, hinged, or lift off machine guards to provide position interlock detection. These tongue operated safety interlock switches, offering positively operated switching contacts for moving guards, are constructed with IP69K-rated, 316 stainless steel body that withstands environments of applications in... Read More
To ensure regulatory limits are not being exceeded and standards of surrounding communities are not being violated, Boundary Guardian™ monitors construction, demolition, process sites for dust, vibration, and noise levels. Web-based system, suited for unattended andÂ continuous monitoring, sends email or text to site managers if level are exceeded to ensure prompt response. Also, instrument... Read More
MOORESTOWN, N.J. -Â The Alliance Sensors Group PG Series LVDT linear position sensors are designed and engineered specifically for valve position sensing applications for steam turbine control systems in electric power generation plants. Previously, the LVDTs used in the power generation industry were either designed by OEMs over 40 years ago, or are catalog LVDTs slightly modified for... Read More
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ChemImage Sensor Systems Selected to Develop Final Prototypes to Support the U.S. Army Next Generation Chemical Detector ProgramAug 26, 2016
PITTSBURGH - ChemImage Sensor Systems (CISS) announced that the US Army has exercised the second option under its Next Generation Chemical Detector (NGCD) contract.Â Under the Option, CISS will design, fabricate and test Final Prototype sensors designed to detect and locate chemical warfare agents (CWA) on environmental surfaces. This work will be done under the direction of the Joint Project... Read More
Data Acquisition Systems for Fault Diagnosis Condition Monitoring The diagnosis of bearing damage in roller bearings is an integral part of servicing and maintenance tasks. Increasingly, technicians rely on condition monitoring systems (CMS) for machine diagnoses in plants and factories. Many CMS systems are based on vibration measurements. Two contrasting approaches exist: the diagnostic,... Read More
TempGenius is the leading and dedicated company provides amazing selection of automated temperature monitors. Such monitors perform a range of monitoring applications and enable you to get peace of mind. Maintaining the right temperature at the storage is really very essential to assure their quality doesn’t; suffer in the long run. And for that it is very essential to maintain the right... Read More
With dew/frost point and temperature sensors on remote cables and barometric pressure sensor built into control module, DewTrak-DE measures environmental parameters at air intake of diesel engines for use in analysisÂ during emissions testing. Analog and digital communications are standard. Able to be used in testing and research laboratories as well as in field for diverse equipment,... Read More
Speedy Services used load monitoring and suspended weighing load cell equipment from Straightpoint to weigh and calculate the centre of gravity of a 298t flare stack bound for a BP oil rig in the North Sea. Speedy utilised four 150t wireless compression load cells and wireless centre of gravity software with supplementary SW-HHP handheld displays. The load cells were chosen for a number of... Read More
Designed for factory automation and other commercial applications, LR-19 Series Inductive Linear Position Sensors uses LVIT Technology. Presented in sizes 25 to 200 mm (1 to 8 inches), sensor’s contactless operation prevents wear out. Placed in a 19 mm (0.75 inch) diameter anodized aluminum housing sealed to IP-67, LR-19 series is available with axial cable or connector terminations, or with... Read More
Offering operators detailed sensor diagnostics for preventive maintenance, IP67-rated IO-Link master boasts of event and process timestamping capabilities, which along with IO-Link-enabled sensors minimizes issue-resolution time by smart targeting of specific problem areas such as monitoring temperature, in place of a complete overhaul. Customized for harsh conditions, the device includes... Read More
Packaged in hermetically sealed titanium cube measuring 0.4 x 0.4 x 0.75 in., Models 356A43, 356A44, and 356A45 are available with 3 sensitivities of 10, 50, or 100 mV/g. TEDS feature self identifies accelerometer and describes type, operation, and attributes in compliance with IEEE 1451.4 standard to facilitate tracking. Miniature triaxial ICPÂ® accelerometers are best suited for modal and... Read More
Cherney Microbiological Services Teams with Mocon to Assist Food Processors in Identifying Spoilage CausesAug 19, 2016
Minneapolis – With many food companies having limited personnel and technology resources to determine exactly why they are having product spoilage issues, Cherney Microbiological Services, Ltd. has teamed with MOCON, Inc. (NASDAQ: MOCO) to help provide answers. “The best way to rapidly identify the cause of shelf life issues is to fuse the latest in measurement capability with rich,... Read More
According to Medical Lab Management Magazine, half of all hospital labs have installed automated temperature monitoring devices to help protect their critical vaccines and healthcare supplies. Another 20% of these labs say that they plan to source a system over the next few years. To help protect your lab’s vaccines and life science products, CAS DataLoggers offers temperature monitoring... Read More
While models SD7500CD and SD7500CD-ORP are universally compatible with any conventional pH/ORP transmitter or controller, models SD7420CD and SD7420CD-ORP includeÂ direct 4–20 mA output for integration into process control systems. All models utilize 3-electrode differential sensor design that minimizes maintenanceÂ and downtime, extends sensor life, and promotes reliability. Inner... Read More
Available in PNP and NPN styles with one-piece metal construction for constant alignment, PS-Series features glass optics, selectable light on/dark on operation, adjustable sensitivity potentiometers, and M8 connectors with 360Â° viewable LED indicators. Visible red light fork sensors have sensing range from 5–220 mm, while laser fork sensors feature Class 1 laser to detect small objects and... Read More