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Communication Systems & Equipment

Instrumentation Modules supervise turbine activity.

Fulfilling requirements of Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation, Allen-Bradley XM 121A Absolute Shaft and XM 442 Voted Electronic Overspeed Detection System Relay Modules monitor and protect critical plant-floor assets. Scalable solutions can be integrated into plant control and information system. XM-121A measures turbine shaft vibratory motion relative to free space, while XM-442 provides 3...

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Controls & Controllers

Press Control helps newspaper printers improve quality.

Through common user interface at press and supervisory control levels, PrintLogix Quality Edition helps improve productivity and newspaper quality in single-width and smaller double-width printing sites. Capabilities are tailored to help smaller printers create layouts, generate schedules, and specify product parameters. Along with imposition planning features, system offers production planning...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Allen-Bradley Overload Relays with DeviceNet Improve Motor and Load Protection

MILWAUKEE, May 25, 2006 - The operational and diagnostic data gained from the new Allen-Bradley Bulletin E1 Plus solid-state overload relay with DeviceNet communication gives customers increased motor and load protection. Warning functions alert engineers to take preventive action when motor performance parameters exceed permissive limits, helping to avoid downtime. The E1 Plus is one of hundreds...

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AC Drive provides embedded control in compact design.
Controls & Controllers

AC Drive provides embedded control in compact design.

Offering application flexibility, basic positioning, and Category 3 Safe-off functionality, PowerFlex 40P AC Drive can act as independent position controller for simple time, digital input or communications-based index positioning applications. It features encoder or pulse train input, allowing configured closed loop control for speed regulation, basic position control, or other pulse inputs for...

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Software

Rockwell Automation Completes the Fieldbus Foundation's Host Interoperability Support Test (HIST)

Test completion provides customers with interoperability assurance that the Logix Control Platform performs as part of a FOUNDATION Fieldbus control system MILWAUKEE, May 18, 2006 - To further demonstrate its commitment to helping its process industry customers optimize plant operations, boost reliability and increase efficiency, Rockwell Automation has announced that it has successfully...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Rockwell Automation Applauds One-Millionth EtherNet/IP Node Milestone

Latest CIP milestone supports growing adoption rates among vendors and users HANNOVER, Germany, May 8, 2006 - Since the introduction of the Common Industrial Protocol (CIP), which is the upper-layer protocol and object model shared by DeviceNet, ControlNet, and EtherNet/IP, companies around the world have applied this open communications networking standard to their manufacturing systems for more...

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Controls & Controllers

Press Control Package is designed for smaller printers.

PrintLogix Quality Edition (QE) offers core functionality required to help printing companies minimize production waste through common user interface at press and supervisory control levels. While production planning tool helps create impositions and jobs via step-by-step process, integrated ink preset function gathers plate image density information to minimize startup waste. Package also helps...

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Controls & Controllers

Electronic AC Drive suits newspaper printing industry.

Based on PowerFlex 700S AC Drives, Electronic Line Shaft System offers newspaper printers method of maintaining speed and registration control of printing presses. Users can eliminate rotating components such as gears, shafts, clutches, and couplings when transmitting power from line shaft motors to press itself. SynchLink drive-to-drive fiber optic data link transmits synchronized drive and...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Rockwell Automation to Feature Extensive Line of Customizable Control Options at NA 2006

Integrated control technologies help material handling designers meet demanding performance, flexibility requirements MILWAUKEE, March 27, 2006 - Designed to help OEMs and end users optimize material handling system designs and gain a key competitive advantage, attendees of the NA 2006 Material Handling and Logistics Show & Conference (March 27-30 in Cleveland), will get a close-up view of the...

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