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Services

New Predictive Maintenance as a Service from Rockwell Assists to Identify and Prevent Downtime

Predictive Maintenance as a Service is applied on critical assets and analyzes data from technologies connected like sensors, control systems and smart machines. The service enables customer to monitor predictions and analyze details of an alert without building own data models. The engineers use FactoryTalk Analytics and machine learning technology to build data models that predict, monitor for...

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New Push-In Terminal Blocks Provide Reliable and Flexible Connection
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

New Push-In Terminal Blocks Provide Reliable and Flexible Connection

Rockwell’s 1492-P Series Push-In Terminal Blocks come with front facing terminals for easy access, a clamp to ensure a safe connection point and built-in port test port for monitoring meter voltage and current. Units provide color-coded plastic actuators that offer the user with visual indicators for proper wiring of the electric panel. The blocks are offered with twin-ferrule options that...

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Software

Rockwell Automation Software is Now Enhanced with OPC UA Support

Rockwell’s FactoryTalk Linx software increases interoperability between industrial IoT devices. Software enhances productivity, network redundancy and energy-usage monitoring. FactoryTalk can support two network paths to a single controller that offers high-speed failure detection and automatically switches communications to secondary path. The software enables user to configure Ethernet driver...

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New IntelliCENTER Integration Unit Enhances Visibility and Optimizes Control
Electronic Components & Devices

New IntelliCENTER Integration Unit Enhances Visibility and Optimizes Control

Rockwell’s IntelliCENTER Integration Unit integrates electrical distribution system devices into process-automation control and software environment and eliminates the need for separate eSCADA. Unit receives electrical information sent through standard IEC 61850 network interface into the Logix-based control system. IntelliCENTER adds the intelligent switchgear and equipment in to automation...

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Irving Consumer Products to Use Integrated Power Systems from Rockwell Automation in New Georgia Plant
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Irving Consumer Products to Use Integrated Power Systems from Rockwell Automation in New Georgia Plant

MILWAUKEE, May 10, 2018 — Irving Consumer Products, a Canadian-based manufacturer of household and store-brand paper and personal care products, recently broke ground on a new, state-of-the art plant in Macon, Georgia. Multiple production lines are planned for this plant, the first of which will have Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 7000 and PowerFlex 755T integrated power systems from Rockwell...

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Rockwell's Latest FactoryTalk Analytics Software Reduces Complexity of Operations Environment
Software

Rockwell's Latest FactoryTalk Analytics Software Reduces Complexity of Operations Environment

Rockwell’s FactoryTalk Analytics Software is used in scale, discovering and connecting data sources and fuses information to solve the issues at the source. The software comes with internet-like search capabilities and self-service drill-downs. This analytic software enables manufacturer to make informed decisions. Microsoft® Azure™ cloud is used as the platform for FactoryTalk.

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Rockwell's New Controllers Increase Operator Efficiencies
Controls & Controllers

Rockwell's New Controllers Increase Operator Efficiencies

Rockwell’s Allen-Bradley GuardLogix 5580 and Compact GuardLogix 5380 Controllers help engineers to improve safety system. The units allow users to meet data-intensive smart-manufacturing requirement. Units can be used for functions such as safe-stop, safe-speed, safe-position and safe-monitoring when used with Studio 5000 and Kinetix 5700 servo drive. The controllers meet SIL 2/PLd to SIL 3/PLe...

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Rockwell's New GuardLink Safety System Reduces Machine Downtime
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rockwell's New GuardLink Safety System Reduces Machine Downtime

GuardLink Safety System Communication Protocol allows connection of the safety devices in series with diagnostic access to each device. The system integrates all safety relays and components for access status information. GuardLink sends diagnostics, remote reset and lock command with up to 32 devices per link. System offers communication across Connected Enterprise using Guardmaster network...

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Micro800 Micro PLC Provides Multiple Communication Options
Controls & Controllers

Micro800 Micro PLC Provides Multiple Communication Options

Micro800 Micro Programmable Logic Controller is designed for smart micro applications, which require up to 304 I/O points, 280 KB of memory and 20,000 program instructions. Unit comes with 250 KB memory, USB programming port, a non-isolated serial port and an Ethernet ports. The Micro800 is embedded with Workbench software version 11 used for programming the design. This PLC provides designers...

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