Pilz Automation Safety L.P.

Machinery Safety to Suit Every Packaging Machine Scenario
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Machinery Safety to Suit Every Packaging Machine Scenario

Following renewed risk assessments that led to an updated machine safety design concept for a servo-driven film wrapping machine, BVM Brunner now has the flexibility to meet a variety of customer requirements whilst also ensuring the safety of machine operators. Machinery safety specialist Pilz Automation Technology is widely acknowledged as a market leader in machinery safety, including control...

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Controls & Controllers

Digital Input Modules decentralize control of up to 64 sensors.

Rated to IP67, PDP67 F 8DI ION enables decentralized monitoring of all sensors in field to be connected to PNOZmulti configurable control system. Digital input modules enable contact-based as well as electronic sensors to be connected outside control cabinet in accordance with PL e of EN ISO 13849-1 and SIL 3 of EN/IEC 62061. Using one cable for communication and supply, product accommodates up...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Automation Control System offers safe processing of analog values.

With failsafe analog input modules, PSS 4000 is suitable for safe, decentralized recording of analog values. Two different modules are available for safety-related evaluation of voltage signals from -10 to +10 V or current signals from 0-25 mA. PSSuniversal PLC offers various head modules to which I/O modules can be connected individually and which are available for control functions, local...

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Controls & Controllers

Decentralized I/O System is designed with modular approach.

PSSuniversal accommodates compact modules, available with 16 digital standard inputs and 16 digital standard outputs. Three modules are also compatible with electronic and base modules in PSSuniversal, and various available connectors enable modules to accommodate 1-, 2-, or 3-wire connections. Plug-in terminals can be pre-assembled, and area is available for labeling equipment identifier for...

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Safety and Control System offers half-byte mapping feature.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Safety and Control System offers half-byte mapping feature.

Along with PROFINET interface, PSSuniversal features half byte mapping, which facilitates orientation within system. Integrated standard automation lends to safety, while software accelerates commissioning. There is an absence of feedback between standard and safety, and safety settings for each device are made at single point. Based on modular structure, system minimizes planning and management...

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Motion Controls provide complete safety automation.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Motion Controls provide complete safety automation.

PMCprimo and PMCtendo provide and extend programmability of PLC and servo motors in machines and systems for packaging, printing, material handling, and other industrial applications. PMCprimo 16+ controls more than 100 synchronic axes of motion, while PMCprimo Drive controls drive-based machines designed for 1-9 axes of motion. PMCtendo AC is a dynamic brushless electric servomotor, and PMCtendo...

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Modules deliver standard and safety control functions.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Modules deliver standard and safety control functions.

With decentralized, modular I/O, PSSuniversal offers standard and safety control solution for mid- to top-range automation needs. It enables communication via all common standard fieldbus systems in combination with SafetyBUS p safe bus system. Various head modules are connected alongside base modules and are available with screw or cage clamp terminals. Control provides freedom from feedback,...

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Safety System provides safety and control functions.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Safety System provides safety and control functions.

With PNOZ m2p base unit, multi-functional PNOZmulti monitors and provides diagnostics for all safety equipment on press brakes, eccentric presses, and hydraulic presses. All necessary safety and standard control functions are configured on PC using PNOZmulti Configurator program. Users can configure monitoring of operating modes as well as monitoring of safety light curtains in single-break or...

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Operator Terminals come in 5 sizes.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Operator Terminals come in 5 sizes.

Offered in 5 sizes from 5.7-15.0 in., PMIvisu Terminals facilitate operating and monitoring of industrial equipment. Measuring 6.5 in., PMI v316 offers 640 x 480 pixel VGA resolution. All operator and diagnostic terminals include PMI-PRO(TM) graphics software, 400 MHz RISC processor, common interfaces, and remote access tool. Units are available as open PMIopen platform for other graphics...

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Automation Control enables expansion at any time.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Automation Control enables expansion at any time.

PSSuniversal combines decentralized, modular I/O and control platform with safety functions for automation needs. Design consists of head modules, as well as base modules that are connected alongside and available in screw or cage clamp terminals. Electronic modules are installed on base modules, allowing system to be tailored to automation requirements. PSSuniversal enables communication via...

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Company News

Peter Pilz Production and Logistics Center Opens

CANTON, Michigan - The automation company Pilz has opened the Peter Pilz Production and Logistics Center at its headquarters in Ostfildern, Germany. The new building covers a total area of over 44,000 sq. ft. and at $22 million, is the largest single investment in the history of this family business. As a result, not only is the company enlarging its production area by 50 percent, it is also...

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Machinery Safety to Suit Every Packaging Machine Scenario
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Machinery Safety to Suit Every Packaging Machine Scenario

Following renewed risk assessments that led to an updated machine safety design concept for a servo-driven film wrapping machine, BVM Brunner now has the flexibility to meet a variety of customer requirements whilst also ensuring the safety of machine operators. Machinery safety specialist Pilz Automation Technology is widely acknowledged as a market leader in machinery safety, including control...

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Company News

Adopt Machine Safety Standards Now, Says Pilz

As the Machinery Directive EN 13949-1 standards better reflect state of the art in Machine Safety System design, machine builders should adopt these standards sooner rather than later, says Kevin Ives, Machinery Safety Consultant at Pilz Automation Technology. The latest version of the Machinery Directive has now been with us for some time. 2006/42/EC was introduced in 2006 and published in the...

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Controls & Controllers

Digital Input Modules decentralize control of up to 64 sensors.

Rated to IP67, PDP67 F 8DI ION enables decentralized monitoring of all sensors in field to be connected to PNOZmulti configurable control system. Digital input modules enable contact-based as well as electronic sensors to be connected outside control cabinet in accordance with PL e of EN ISO 13849-1 and SIL 3 of EN/IEC 62061. Using one cable for communication and supply, product accommodates up...

Read More »
Agricultural & Farming Products

Automation Control System offers safe processing of analog values.

With failsafe analog input modules, PSS 4000 is suitable for safe, decentralized recording of analog values. Two different modules are available for safety-related evaluation of voltage signals from -10 to +10 V or current signals from 0-25 mA. PSSuniversal PLC offers various head modules to which I/O modules can be connected individually and which are available for control functions, local...

Read More »
Controls & Controllers

Decentralized I/O System is designed with modular approach.

PSSuniversal accommodates compact modules, available with 16 digital standard inputs and 16 digital standard outputs. Three modules are also compatible with electronic and base modules in PSSuniversal, and various available connectors enable modules to accommodate 1-, 2-, or 3-wire connections. Plug-in terminals can be pre-assembled, and area is available for labeling equipment identifier for...

Read More »
Safety and Control System offers half-byte mapping feature.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Safety and Control System offers half-byte mapping feature.

Along with PROFINET interface, PSSuniversal features half byte mapping, which facilitates orientation within system. Integrated standard automation lends to safety, while software accelerates commissioning. There is an absence of feedback between standard and safety, and safety settings for each device are made at single point. Based on modular structure, system minimizes planning and management...

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Company News

Pilz Consultants Facilitate CE Mark Test Equipment Exported from US on Arrival in UK

CANTON, Mich., Dec. 8 - Johnson Controls is one of the world's foremost suppliers of automotive interior electronics, with a particular strength in radio frequency, multimedia and telematics systems. At its factory in Warwickshire, UK, Johnson Controls has recently started production of a new telematics product that had been developed in its technology center in Holland, MI. Johnson Controls...

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Company News

Ready to Go? What You Need to Know About Exporting in 2010

Pilz Automation Safety L.P. answers your questions Canton, MI - The Machinery Directive is designed to standardize safety requirements across Europe and help to ensure the free flow of goods within the EU. Beginning December 29, 2009 the current version-98/37/EC-will be replaced by the new Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC. No provisions have been made for a transition phase. What exactly does this...

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