Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Cosasco® Coupon Monitoring System Maintains Flexible Risers for Oil Exploration

October 21, 2016

Coupons inserted in process flow help estimate remaining service life of risers Santa Fe Springs, Calif. – The Polymer Coupon Monitoring System from Cosasco® helps maintain the integrity of increasingly common flexible risers used in deep water oil and gas exploration applications. Flexible risers transport process fluid between floating production systems and subsea wells and... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Milwaukee Snap-on Plant Receives 1st Place Rapid Continuous Improvement Award

October 21, 2016

Lombard, IL - Overcoming stiff competition from the other Snap-on facilities around the country, the Milwaukee Snap-on plant was awarded 1st place in the “Operations” category at the 2016 Snap-on RCI Convention. Peter Zinda the Manufacturing and Systems Analyst for the Milwaukee plant shares one of the keys for their success, “We have been working with PortCNC and using eNETDNC now for... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Qualified Calibre PERC Rule Decks support UMC 28 nm technology.

October 21, 2016

Qualified Calibre® PERC™ reliability rule decks, available for United Microelectronics Corp's (UMC) 28 nm technology, allows UMC customers to extend use of Mentor-based flows to incorporate advanced electrical reliability analysis. Included coverage spans ESD protection, power clamp circuit verification, verification of current density on ESD path, and verification of point-to-point (P2P) resistance on power/ground along an ESD path. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Multi-Threat Monitor offers more than 20 sensor choices.

October 20, 2016

With meteorological monitoring and GPS-enabled location identification of hazards, AreaRAE Plus helps connected workers and managers make fast, informed safety decisions. Transportable monitor can communicate wireless signals up to 2 miles and has multiple configurations to provide both on-the-scene and remote safety information. Users can select from over 20 sensors for toxic and combustible gases at lower explosive limit, oxygen, and photoionization detector that monitors VOCs at ppm levels. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Versatile Datalogger Captures Data for Device Validation

October 19, 2016

Log it All with dataTaker! Whether startups or large manufacturers, companies have come to rely on data capture for device validation and proof of scale for prototype devices. dataTaker Universal data loggers can capture almost any measurement value, making them ideal for performance monitoring and device component monitoring. These versatile loggers enable connection to many different sensor... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Multi-Threat Monitor increases industrial safety.

October 18, 2016

Compatible with 20+ sensors, transportable AreaRAE Plus promotes situational awareness of atmospheric hazards by providing enterprise-sharable, real-time safety intelligence. Unit accommodates up to 7 sensors, which can be switched as needed, and offers multiple configuration options to relay on-scene and remote safety information to industrial safety managers. Along with meteorological monitoring, features include GPS-enabled location identification of hazards and 2 mile transmission range.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

FNA Attendees Experience Ipsen Innovations, From Predictive Maintenance to Advanced Heat-Treating Systems

October 17, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Last week at Furnaces North America (FNA) 2016, Ipsen provided an in-depth look at their latest technologies and advancements. They also featured a live demo of their PdMetrics® software platform for predictive maintenance, which securely connects to a network of integrated sensors on the furnace to provide real-time diagnostics that improve the system’s health and... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software

HMS to Offer the Netbiter Remote Management Solution Under the eWON® Brand

October 17, 2016

As of October 3rd, HMS Industrial Networks will offer the Netbiter Remote Management solution under the newly acquired brand name eWON®. Alongside eWON Cosy and Flexy, Netbiter will be one of the three main product lines within the eWON Remote Solutions offering. Further to the rebranding, all the elements of Netbiter (gateways, Argos cloud service etc) get an updated eWON look but from a... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Industrial Appliance extends IT security to plant floor.

October 17, 2016

Supports compliance with IEC 62443, Allen-Bradley Stratix 5950 uses Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) firewall and FirePOWER technology to create security boundary between cell/area zones or helps protect single machine, line, or skid. DPI technology, also included, enables inspection of Common Industrial Protocol (CIP) and other industrial protocols. Available with copper-and-fiber or copper-only, SFP slot options, IP30-rated appliance includes four 1 Gb Ethernet ports. Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Asset Monitoring System tracks temperature-sensitive equipment.

October 17, 2016

Featuring cloud-based operation, VersAlert provides remote monitoring of temperature-sensitive inventory and aids in regulatory compliance such as 12 CFR Part 11. System features intelligent mesh network with only one IP address per 300 wireless sensors. With VersAlert, users can monitor temperature of liquid nitrogen freezers, mechanical freezers, refrigerators, and incubators from smartphone, tablet, or PC. When parameters go out of specification, system can send text or email notifications. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Temperature Measurement System monitors brake rotors.

October 17, 2016

Combining 3 subsystems, WISER TC2-K mounts inside wheel hubs and operates from -40 to +1000°C. Remote unit consists of data capture electronics connected to two K-type thermocouples, transceiver, and battery. Base unit, which houses antenna and receiver, plugs into PC USB port for use with software interface, or into power supply and data acquisition system via 4 analog outputs. WISER Data Viewer software is used for system configuration and calibration, live monitoring, and data logging. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Active Voltage Monitoring Products provide real-time insight.

October 14, 2016

With real-time voltage monitoring, grid analytics products provide utilities with awareness of sudden voltage variances that impact end-user QoS. Analytics capabilities also provide intelligence into performance of weakened transformers and failing voltage regulators, while visualization tools and interactive drill-down capabilities help assess voltage profiles along feeder and identify voltage conditions outside of target ranges. All solutions operate on Advanced Grid Analytics platform. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Showcase 5G Test Solutions at NGMN Industry Conference & Exhibition 2016

October 13, 2016


  • Keysight will demonstrate EU 5G TRIANGLE End-to-End Testbed, real-time beamforming and Keysight’s Anite Virtual Drive Testing Toolset
  • Keysight, an active contributor to NGMN 5G Trial Testing Initiative group, will participate in the “5G Trial & Testing Activities” panel discussion
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Microscan Demonstrates Inline Inspection at The ASSEMBLY Show 2016

October 13, 2016

RENTON, WA, October 5, 2016 – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, announces that it will showcase a number of machine vision innovations as well as visionguided robotics and new products throughout the conference from booth 1705 at The ASSEMBLY SHOW at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois from October... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Leak Noise Logger integrates correlation capabilities.

September 30, 2016

Installed magnetically on pipe fittings throughout distribution system, Permalog PCorr+ enables water suppliers to locate leaks in water network via remote noise sampling and listening. Alarm state activates if leak noise is identified, radio signal is transmitted to indicate leak condition, and correlation mode lets users calculate precise location of leak. Otherwise, data is gathered via drive-by data collection with Patroller 3 USB radio receiver. Battery life is rated at 5 years. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fluke Connect Chief Architect on "Mobile Worker Enablement" Panel at Smart Industry 2016

September 28, 2016

Discusses the power of the Fluke Connect SaaS system to overcome barriers to condition based maintenance EVERETT, Wash. - Chief Architect and Director of Product Management for Fluke Connect, John Neeley, will be a panelist at Smart Industry 2016, to be held at The Drake Hotel, Chicago, September 26-28. Together with Fluke customer Linamar Corporation, Neeley will demonstrate the benefits of... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless IoT Sensors enhance water monitoring capabilities.

September 28, 2016

Powered by user-replaceable C lithium battery, Telog® 41 Series uses low-power, Long-Range (LoRa®) wireless communications to remotely measure and monitor water, wastewater, and groundwater systems, including water pressures, flows, levels and rainfall volumes. These IoT sensors, as part of smart water infrastructure, communicate data using LoRaWAN technology to Telog software at intervals between 5 min and 24 hr. Configurable alerts and alarms automate event detection/reporting. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Area Monitor communicates present gas hazards.

September 26, 2016

Able to detect up to 7 gases, Radius™ BZ1 ensures workers are aware of alarm and reason behind it via distinctive audio and visual cues and display size. Custom alarm action messages help workers take appropriate action according to present gas level, while run time of 7 days (168 hr continuous) suits long-term projects, routine maintenance, and emergency response applications. Rugged and transportable, this unit works with LENS™ Wireless peer-to-peer communication system. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Label Inspection System integrates with thermal printers.

September 23, 2016

Available as integrated solution within Printronix® T8304 and T8308 thermal label printers, LVS-7510 Print Quality Inspection System provides 5.4 in. or 8.5 in. read head for scanning label widths from 4.1–8.5 in., as well as stop motion unit, print control unit, and light tower for triggering alerts or printer actions when errors are detected. Machine vision tools—including barcode reading/verification, OCR, OCV, and variable data analysis—evaluate accuracy of all aspects of label. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Corrosion Meter provides rebar assessment.

September 22, 2016

Based on half-cell method, Profometer Corrosion provides optimized workflow for rod and wheel measurements. Wheel electrodes allow fast on-site testing, while dual-core processor enables data acquisition and real-time control over measurement procedure. Packaged in rugged housing for harsh environments, product has illustrative touchscreen that supports 2D grid views, assisted workflow, and on-site post processing of measured data. Users can create custom reports with exported graphs and charts. Read More