Rockwell Automation

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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Services

Cynar Plc Awards $11 Million Waste-to-Energy Process Order to Rockwell Automation

MILWAUKEE - Cynar Plc, a leading technology company in the waste-to-energy market, has awarded an $11 million contract to Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) to design and build a new end-of-life, plastic-to-fuel conversion plant in Bristol, U.K., for SITA UK Ltd., a Cynar customer and partner in the development. Cynar has developed a technology that converts end-of-life plastics into fuel. Our...

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Controls & Controllers

New Controllers from Rockwell Automation Provide Right-Sized Integrated Motion on EtherNet/IP, Plus Faster System Performance

Allen-Bradley CompactLogix 5370 controllers give machine builders high-performance integrated motion control on EtherNet/IP network, and up to 40 percent smaller footprint MILWAUKEE, March 15, 2012 - The new Allen-Bradley CompactLogix 5370 programmable automation controllers (PACs) from Rockwell Automation bring machine builders a high-performance, right-sized integrated motion control solution...

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EtherNet/IP Servo Drive provides coordinated motion.
Controls & Controllers

EtherNet/IP Servo Drive provides coordinated motion.

Single-axis Allen-Bradley Kinetix 350, intended for low-axis machines, delivers motion control on EtherNet/IP. Leveraging single design environment, Integrated Architecture system scales from 200-10,000 I/O. This gives machine builders portability to migrate existing machine designs into higher-end machine designs and vice-versa. Safe, torque-off functionality helps protect personnel and increase...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

EtherNet/IP Communications Device promotes network access.

Improving manufacturer network connectivity while reducing software requirements, Allen-Bradley EtherNet/IP(TM) Communications Auxiliary helps enable DeviceNet(TM)-based components to communicate to EtherNet/IP network. Users can access status of any DeviceNet(TM) device within network from any PC or PLC, fostering more informed business decisions. Featuring embedded Web interface, solution...

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On-Machine Motor Controller is designed for simple installation.
Controls & Controllers

On-Machine Motor Controller is designed for simple installation.

Suited for coordinating conveyor motor systems in material handling and packaging applications and other types of warehouse distribution systems, ArmorStart LT leverages On-Machine architecture that simplifies wiring, accelerates commissioning process, and minimizes cabinet space requirements. Group-motor-listed distributed motor controller also offers EtherNet/IP connectivity and dual-port...

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