Pilz Automation Safety L.P.

Light Grids support applications up to PL d.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Light Grids support applications up to PL d.

As type 3 light grids, PSENopt II Series offers not only hand protection, but also finger protection. Units enable applications from category performance level d (PL d), thereby closing type gap of revised version of IEC 61496-1. Available in lengths from 150–1800 mm, light grids work with continuous single beams that completely eliminate dead zones. All significant causes or system defects...

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Pilz at the Hannover Messe - Automation Your Way
Agricultural & Farming Products

Pilz at the Hannover Messe - Automation Your Way

CANTON, MichiganÂ- – Under the motto We automate. Safely. Pilz will be presenting industry solutions and services for safety and automation at this year's Hannover Messe April 25 - 29, 2016. The automation company will also be presenting its product innovations from the fields of Sensor technology - including a world first - and Operating and monitoring . Safe human-robot collaboration...

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Controls & Controllers

Pilz Automation System PSS 4000 Release 13 Brings Greater Value

The automation system, PSS 4000 from Pilz continues to deliver extra benefits designed to give you even greater value. The automation system, PSS 4000 from Pilz continues to deliver extra benefits designed to give you even greater value. The function non-persistent online change now means that individual changes in user programs can be transferred to the control system. Pilz has made this...

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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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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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Automation System Ready to Go - +Approved by TÜV
Agricultural & Farming Products

Automation System Ready to Go - +Approved by TÜV

The new automation system PSS4000 has passed inspection: The system hardware and corresponding software platform PAS4000 have been granted safety approval by TÜV SÜD. This confirms that the safety mechanisms defined in the concept approval are reliable. To achieve this goal, the function and interaction of all system components, from I/O module to programming and configuration software,...

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Safety Gate System measures only 45 mm wide.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Safety Gate System measures only 45 mm wide.

Combining safety gate monitoring, safe guard locking with escape/auxiliary release, E-STOP, and request and acknowledgement functions, PSENsgate offers security for machines, including protection against hazardous movements and overrun. It can be used in applications up to PL e of EN ISO 13849-1, SIL 3 of EN/IEC 62061, and Category 4 of EN 954-1, and is suited for any industry, where safety gates...

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Safety Speed Monitoring Relay comes with monochrome display.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Safety Speed Monitoring Relay comes with monochrome display.

Suitable for all common motor feedback systems and proximity switches, PNOZ s30 monitors safe standstill, speed, and direction of rotation. It is operated via rotary knob and comes with chip card for storing application parameters, allowing for exchange of units without need for separate software. Monitor sends advance warning to motor control system if set warning threshold is reached, helping...

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Safety Controller features miniature, 45 mm wide design.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Safety Controller features miniature, 45 mm wide design.

Bridging gap between standard and programmable relays, PNOZmulti Mini performs machine control tasks and monitors 2 or more safety functions such as emergency stop, safety gates, and light beam devices. Software-configured unit comes with 20 inputs, 10 if device being monitored requires dual channel wiring and 4 semiconductor outputs, 2 if dual channel wiring is required. LCD provides on-site...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Modern Safety and Control for Packaging

Faster, more flexible, safer - with this objective in mind, the level of automation on plant and machinery continues to advance in all industries. Both safety and control technology take these high requirements into account. If necessary, powerful components can be combined to form complete systems, which guarantee safety on the one hand, and can increase productivity on the other. If the user...

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Light Grids support applications up to PL d.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Light Grids support applications up to PL d.

As type 3 light grids, PSENopt II Series offers not only hand protection, but also finger protection. Units enable applications from category performance level d (PL d), thereby closing type gap of revised version of IEC 61496-1. Available in lengths from 150–1800 mm, light grids work with continuous single beams that completely eliminate dead zones. All significant causes or system defects...

Read More »
Pilz at the Hannover Messe - Automation Your Way
Agricultural & Farming Products

Pilz at the Hannover Messe - Automation Your Way

CANTON, MichiganÂ- – Under the motto We automate. Safely. Pilz will be presenting industry solutions and services for safety and automation at this year's Hannover Messe April 25 - 29, 2016. The automation company will also be presenting its product innovations from the fields of Sensor technology - including a world first - and Operating and monitoring . Safe human-robot collaboration...

Read More »
Controls & Controllers

Pilz Automation System PSS 4000 Release 13 Brings Greater Value

The automation system, PSS 4000 from Pilz continues to deliver extra benefits designed to give you even greater value. The automation system, PSS 4000 from Pilz continues to deliver extra benefits designed to give you even greater value. The function non-persistent online change now means that individual changes in user programs can be transferred to the control system. Pilz has made this...

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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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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...

Read More »
Automation System Ready to Go - +Approved by TÜV
Agricultural & Farming Products

Automation System Ready to Go - +Approved by TÜV

The new automation system PSS4000 has passed inspection: The system hardware and corresponding software platform PAS4000 have been granted safety approval by TÜV SÜD. This confirms that the safety mechanisms defined in the concept approval are reliable. To achieve this goal, the function and interaction of all system components, from I/O module to programming and configuration software,...

Read More »
Safety Speed Monitoring Relay comes with monochrome display.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Safety Speed Monitoring Relay comes with monochrome display.

Suitable for all common motor feedback systems and proximity switches, PNOZ s30 monitors safe standstill, speed, and direction of rotation. It is operated via rotary knob and comes with chip card for storing application parameters, allowing for exchange of units without need for separate software. Monitor sends advance warning to motor control system if set warning threshold is reached, helping...

Read More »
Safety Gate System measures only 45 mm wide.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Safety Gate System measures only 45 mm wide.

Combining safety gate monitoring, safe guard locking with escape/auxiliary release, E-STOP, and request and acknowledgement functions, PSENsgate offers security for machines, including protection against hazardous movements and overrun. It can be used in applications up to PL e of EN ISO 13849-1, SIL 3 of EN/IEC 62061, and Category 4 of EN 954-1, and is suited for any industry, where safety gates...

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