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Controls & Controllers

Rockwell Automation Demonstrates Scalable Solutions at PACK EXPO 2012

Complete solution provider Rockwell Automation exhibits latest cost-effective control to improve design flexibility and lower total cost of ownership MILWAUKEE - At PACK EXPO 2012, Rockwell Automation will showcase innovative and scalable solutions that help ease integration, optimize productivity and achieve sustainable objectives. The additions to the Rockwell Automation control and information...

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Rockwell Automation Introduces New Migration Tools to Help Users Reduce Risk, Cut Costs and Improve Operational Efficiency
Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Rockwell Automation Introduces New Migration Tools to Help Users Reduce Risk, Cut Costs and Improve Operational Efficiency

To improve process performance, users with legacy DCS systems migrate to modern, multidiscipline control platforms MILWAUKEE -- Rockwell Automation has expanded its toolbox for companies looking to easily migrate from legacy DCS systems to the PlantPAx process automation system. These new tools are part of a phased migration approach from Rockwell Automation that helps eliminate many of the...

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Industrial Ethernet Switch offers diverse management abilities.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Industrial Ethernet Switch offers diverse management abilities.

Using Cisco IOS network infrastructure software, Allen-Bradley Stratix 5700 scalableÂ- layer 2 managed industrial Ethernet switch delivers secure integration of business-critical services and support from plant floor to enterprise. Configuration and monitoring tools facilitate setup and diagnostics from within Rockwell Automation Integrated Architecture system, and hardware embeds features...

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Controls & Controllers

Integrated Drive-Motor simplifies cabling, frees up panel space.

Allen-Bradley Kinetix 6000M lets machine builders reduce control-system enclosure size, wiring time, and cabling complexity. Combining Allen-Bradley MP Series food-grade servo motor and Kinetix 6000 multi-axis servo drive technologies, on-machine package offers hybrid/network cable daisy chain that replaces individual power and feedback cables for panel-mounted servo drives. Drive-motor comes in...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Lauren-Jyoti Awards $1.9 Million Process Order to Rockwell Automation for New Utility-Scale, Solar Thermal Power Plant in India

Rockwell Automation helps set industry standards in concentrated solar power MILWAUKEE - Lauren-Jyoti, a joint venture between Lauren Engineers & Constructors, a U.S. engineering, procurement and construction company, and Jyoti Power Structures, an engineering firm in India, has awarded a $1.9 million order to Rockwell Automation and its Global Solutions team. Rockwell Automation will provide a...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dual-Port EtherNet/IP I/O Adapters maximize network resiliency.

Models 1794-AENTR and 1794-AENTRXT, Allen-Bradley FLEX I/O dual-port EtherNet/IP adapters help OEMs connect machines to IT infrastructure using single network. Dual ports can be used to display diagnostics via Web browser. Units support device-level ring topology, adding redundancy to allow network recovery in less than 3 msec for 50-node system. Connecting up to 8 FLEX I/O modules, they are...

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Software

SOA-Based MES Software targets regulated industries.

Offering functions that address applications such as dispensing, quality, and electronic batch recording, Rockwell Software PharmaSuite v4.0 helps regulated manufacturers meet operational goals and productivity requirements in consistent, predictable manner. Manufacturing execution system (MES) software, based on S88 and S95 standards, tracks material, equipment, and personnel involved in...

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Controls & Controllers

I/O Modules support peer-to-peer communications.

Used with ControlLogix 5570 PACs, ControlLogix 24 Vdc I/O Modules optimize total System Response Time through hardware technology and peer-to-peer communication capabilities. In peer-to-peer mode, modules bypass controller entirely by establishing in-chassis connections that allow I/O modules to communicate directly with each other. Response time can be less than 100 Â-µs, suitable for...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Fieldbus Linking Devices facilitate plantwide process control.

Expanding PlantPAx communication capabilities, Allen-Bradley 1788-EN2FFR and 1788-CN2FFR provide direct link from EtherNet/IP or ControlNet networks to FOUNDATION Fieldbus H1 device-level network. Both support up to 16 field devices on single H1 segment and feature multiple redundancy configurations, including redundant linking devices, H1 media, ControlNet media, and EtherNet/IP Device-Level...

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Software

Model Predictive Control Software offers automatic step testing.

Leveraging modeling engine, Pavilion8 v4.0 gathers all data from within facility - including equations, empirical data, and heuristics - to help users develop model of process. Software continuously assesses current and predicted operational data, compares it to desired results, and computes new control targets to minimize in-process variability and optimize process performance. With solution...

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