Sensors Monitors & Transducers

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Fountain Valley, California Beats Water Reduction Goal with Sensus Technology

July 1, 2016

Smart water network led to 23 percent decrease in water use RALEIGH, N.C. – More than a dozen water leak alerts come into the City of Fountain Valley, California each week through its new Sensus technology. It is all part of an effort to reduce water use by 20 percent in a state plagued by drought. Fountain Valley deployed Sensus technology one year ago to help the state save billions of... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Robert Miller Congratulates Future Electronics Team on Distribution Agreement with B+B SmartWorx

July 1, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada by Robert Miller, recently announced a new distribution agreement with B+B SmartWorx. President Robert Miller congratulated the Future Electronics team on completing this distribution agreement with B+B SmartWorx, which will leverage the company's... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

OSI Systems Receives Orders for $9 Million for Security Inspection Systems

July 1, 2016

HAWTHORNE, Calif. - OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSIS) today announced that its Security division, Rapiscan Systems, received two orders from an international customer totaling approximately $9 million for multiple units of Eagle® Cargo and Vehicle Inspection (CVI) systems; 600 series Baggage and Parcel Inspection (BPI) systems; Metor people screening systems; and related services and support.... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Target Identification Sensor captures objects in 3D.

June 30, 2016

After using Time-of-Flight distance measurement and PMD technology to identify object within 70° x 23° field of view (made possible via objective lens), 3D Smart Sensor can capture said object in three dimensions. Sensor can identify multiple targets, moving or stationary, and report their location, size, speed, and relative trajectory within 35 m range. This provides critical... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

CyberOptics Introduces Large Particle Sensing Functionality in Next-Generation WaferSense and ReticleSense Airborne Particle Sensors

June 30, 2016

Advanced APS2 measurement technology incorporates a wider range of particle sizes CyberOptics’ Auto Multi Sensors Named “Best of West” Finalist for SEMICON 2016 by SEMI and Solid State Technology Minneapolis, MN — CyberOptics® Corporation (NASDAQ: CYBE), a leading global developer and manufacturer of high precision 3D sensing technology solutions, announces it will showcase its... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Compact Encoders target OEM precision-motion control applications.

June 29, 2016

E21 series includes 21 mm optical incremental encoders with options promoting resolution and frequency response. Offering 8 resolutions from 120–360 cpr, E21C outputs 2-channel quadrature signals that are TTL compatible and available with optional complimentary channels. Operating frequency is 40 kHz. Offering 13 resolutions from 500–8,192, E21D outputs 2-channel quadrature signals that are... Read More

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

Data Loggers can monitor data via wire or wirelessly.

June 29, 2016

Designed for factory, greenhouse, home, and building automation, DL-300 Series accurately measures and logs concentration of carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, temperature, humidity, and dew point in air. Built-in alarm relay output can trigger alarms when concentrations are too high or too low. Loggers support both Modbus RTU/TCP and DCON protocol, enabling integration with other I/O and SCADA... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Matrox Wins Four Prestigious Industry Awards at InfoComm 2016

June 28, 2016

4K IP multiviewer card, multi-channel streaming card, nine-output graphics card, and lecture capture appliance garner Best of Show honors MONTREAL - June 23, 2016 - Matrox® today announced that its new Mura™ IPX 4K IP decode display multiviewer cards, Maevex™ 6100 multi-channel 4K encoders, C900 nine-output graphics cards, and Monarch LCS lecture capture appliance were the recipients of... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Smart Cameras support barcode reading and machine vision.

June 27, 2016

Offering single, omni-capable platform, MicroHAWK® family includes fully integrated imaging engine and 3 industrial-rated miniature imagers. Paired with browser-based WebLink UI, AutoVISION Machine Vision Software, or advanced Visionscape® Machine Vision Software, MicroHAWK Smart Cameras expand industrial imaging from barcode imaging alone to universal imaging of any code, text, or part... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

OSSD Safety Sensors allow safe in-series wiring.

June 27, 2016

With Eden OSSD Safety Sensors, multiple sensors can be wired in series to any standard safety relay without compromising safety. Electro-sensitive units operate as output signal-switching devices for Stop commands to prevent hazardous movements. Consisting of 2 separate devices – Adam for signal output and Eva for signal input – sensors are interlocking devices for gates, hatches, and doors.... Read More

HVAC, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Temperature Monitoring for Grain

June 27, 2016

Portable Temperature Monitoring for Grain in piles, warehouses, railcars, wagons, trucks, or ships Lincoln, Nebraska - Digital temperature sensor lances and portable handheld readers make it easy and affordable to monitor the temperature of grain, hay, or silage. Detect hot spots and spoilage in grain where cables are either impossible to install, cost prohibitive, or are just needed on a... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

KONE to Showcase Digital and Wireless Solutions at BOMA 2016

June 27, 2016

Recently launched KONE Mobile App and KONE Care™ Wireless Phone Monitoring will be featured at Booth #516 LISLE, Ill., June 23, 2016 - KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, will display its latest digital and wireless services at the BOMA 2016 International Conference Expo in Washington, D.C. from June 25-28, 2016. "At this year's BOMA conference, we'll be... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Intelligent Gas Module enhances commercial gas line monitoring.

June 24, 2016

Enabling distributed intelligence, M250 records and transmits pressure and temperature reading data from commercial/industrial gas line monitors. It provides secure, open standards, IPv6, 2-way communication to utility using RF mesh network, and available data includes pressure and temperature as well as corrected and uncorrected volumes. Along with 4 dynamic channels of register... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Luminescence Sensors offer sensing range of 600 mm. .

June 23, 2016

Able to detect fluorescent chalk marks, clear glue, and tamper-proof seals down to 2.2 mm diameter, DK50-UV Luminescence Sensors support error checking, sorting, measuring, and positioning of materials that blend into background or are invisible. Units offer 4 automatic teach modes and 1 manual teach mode. Eight-segment LED display indicates luminescent signal strength, uses output mode toggle... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bearing-less Encoder optimizes vector motor control.

June 23, 2016

Designed for mounting on NEMA standard 8.5 in. C-Face, MRI 2850 offers motion feedback solution in applications such as large rotating machinery found in construction, pulp and paper, oil and gas, wind, and marine industries. Magnetic code-wheel supports shaft sizes from 1–4 in. without need for stub shaft. One or two independent read-heads can be provided, each with any resolution from... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Reference Design Kit creates solar-powered sensor beacons.

June 23, 2016

With CYALKIT-E02 Reference Design Kit, users can develop solar-powered Wireless Sensor Node that can sense temperature and humidity around its location and transmit data using Bluetooth® Low Energy connectivity. Measuring 25 mm in diameter, battery-free sensor integrates Energy Harvesting PMICs, EZ-BLE™ PRoC™ module, and 15 x 15 mm solar cell that enables operation using 100 lux of ambient... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Optical Sensor improves gesture recognition reliability.

June 23, 2016

By offering single-point functionality, ADUX1020 improves sensing accuracy and reliability by measuring subject's position, proximity, and gestures. This also reduces design complexity and system BOM, while high ambient light rejection promotes reliable and accurate operation. Applications include building and industrial control panels and where touchscreen interfaces are challenged,... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Condition Monitor keeps track of Life Science commodities.

June 22, 2016

To provide end-to-end visibility on real-time condition and location of critical biological commodities, SmartPak II™ measures environmental variables and works in conjunction with Cryoportal™ logistics management platform. Cloud-based Cryoportal retains all critical data analytics generated by SmartPak II, including chain-of-condition and chain-of-custody. Other features include automated... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Condition Monitoring Kit assesses machine health.

June 22, 2016

By testing bearings, pumps, electric motors, and compressors, CMAK 400-ML Basic Condition Monitoring Kit enables multi-parameter machine assessment. Kit includes SKF Machine Condition Advisor to simultaneously measure machine vibration signals and temperature; external sensor featuring 100 mV/g accelerometer; SKF IR Thermometer serving as dual laser sighted non-contact instrument; and SKF... Read More

HVAC, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Sensor Board aids sensor design/verification.

June 21, 2016

SENSORSHLD1-EVK-101 integrates 10 sensors: analog temperature, digital barometric pressure, Hall switch, magnetometer, digital accelerometer, digital magnetometer and accelerometer, digital gyroscope and accelerometer, analog UV, digital ambient light and proximity, and digital color. Also featured, Arduino interface pins ensure compatibility with existing open-source prototyping platforms... Read More