Castell Interlocks Inc.

Machine Guarding System has 3D imaging/detection abilities.
Safety & Security Equipment

Machine Guarding System has 3D imaging/detection abilities.

Eliminating potential for human error and tampering, QuadCam identifies objects and people moving in and around machinery, distinguishing between 1, 2, or more persons with real-time tracking. It allows users to define warning and shutdown zones, and provides visual and audible warnings when warning zone is breached. Single imager protects up to 8 x 10 ft zone when it is mounted at 11 ft. Up to...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

System can safeguard paper processing equipment.

QuadCam safety system uses 3-dimensional imaging technology to identify objects moving around machinery and sends warning or shutdown signals within milliseconds of intrusion. Flexible system is configured with PC user interface while tamper-resistant imager protects up to 8 x 10 ft. To safeguard mill loading docks, Salvo brake line system interlocks during loading or unloading. For hazardous...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Castell Showcases Dock Safety at NA 2008

Drive-away prevention system and more on display for logistics industry Erlanger, Kentucky (February 19, 2008) - Castell will be showcasing safety solutions for attendees of the Material Handling Industry of America's NA 2008 annual show and conference, April 21-24, 2008 at the I-X Center (Cleveland, OH). Castell's dock safety, motion monitoring and interlock products safeguard personnel and...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Loading Dock Kit prevents premature driver departure.

By ensuring particular sequence of events happens before truck can pull away from dock, Salvo loading dock safety system eliminates unscheduled truck departures as well as resultant risk to workers and potential loading dock/equipment damage. Salvo gladhand lock, once attached to truck's brake line, ensures brakes are applied and trailer movement has stopped. Other elements of this drive-away...

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Controls & Controllers

Major Flooring Manufacturer Grounds and Protects Milling Line

Castell prevents explosions and drive-aways in Class 1, Division 2 Facility Erlanger, Kentucky(October 31, 2007) - When a large flooring manufacturer recently upgraded its laminate milling area, the company took proactive steps to assure the continued safety of its facility with the addition of equipment from Castell. The unique combination arrangement of a Castell Earth-Line static discharge...

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Robotics

Castell and Newton Labs Announce Partnership for Next Generation Machine Guarding

Erlanger, Kentucky and Seattle, Washington (November 5, 2007) - Castell and Newton Research Labs, Inc. have partnered to develop the next generation of machine guarding systems. By incorporating a sophisticated three dimensional imaging technology and redundant system components, the new systems will provide a far more efficient and cost-effective means of protecting personnel and property than...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

PPSA Showcases Castell Safety Products

Erlanger, Kentucky (May 15, 2007) - Castell will be showcasing safety solutions for the pulp and paper industries during the Pulp and Paper Safety Association Conference, June 10-13, 2007 at the Red Lion Jantzen Beach Conference Center (Portland, Ore.). Castell's access interlocks and lockout/tagout equipment increase safety in paper mill electrostatic precipitators, black liquor systems and...

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J&J Snack Foods Installs Salvo to Protect Dock Employees
Electrical Equipment & Systems

J&J Snack Foods Installs Salvo to Protect Dock Employees

J&J Snack Foods has entrusted the safety of loading dock employees at its Pennsauken (NJ) warehouse to Castell's Salvo. J&J wanted to implement a process on their loading docks that would protect their employees against accidents associated with unscheduled truck departure. "We'd had several near misses", explains Phil Heffelinger, Director of Engineering, "and wanted to find a product that...

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Lockout provides safety for mixers and mills.
Safety & Security Equipment

Lockout provides safety for mixers and mills.

Motion-monitoring Model BEMF ensures that motor-driven equipment up to 600 V, with variable run-down time, has stopped before access is possible. When unit detects zero electromotive force, it establishes that motor has come to complete standstill and releases trapped key corresponding to lock on machine's guard hatch. Key can then be used to access machine. Unit can be connected to ac and dc...

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System prevents accidental lock-in.
Safety & Security Equipment

System prevents accidental lock-in.

Entry Safe prevents closing of machinery access doors while operator is still inside, preventing start-up of machine by inhibiting operation of switching mechanism. It can also stop door from unintentionally shutting behind personnel entering potentially hazardous spaces. Unit retrofits to existing door frames and is compatible with hinged and sliding doors. It may be used in conjunction with...

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