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ABB Upgrades Tractebel Energía de Monterrey's Conductor NT Consoles to Symphony Plus HMI in Mexico
S+ Operations' intuitive Human-Machine Interface (HMI) system significantly improves availability and productivity for Tractebel EnergÃa de Monterrey S. de R.L. de C.V. Wickliffe, Ohio – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced that it has successfully commissioned a Symphony Plus (S+) control system upgrade at Tractebel EnergÃa de Monterrey S. de R.L. de...Read More »
Safety PLC simplifies safety engineering for complex projects.
Featuring dual processor architecture that complies with SIL3/PL e-functional safety levels, Model AC500-S simplifies complex motion related applications including wind power, cranes, hoists, and robotics. Unit includes support for structured text programming in addition to conventional graphical function block diagram and ladder diagram software. To ensure safe control of movement, PLC includes...Read More »
DC EV Charging Station meets SAE Combo and CHAdeMO standards.
With 50 kW rating and 15–30 min charging time, cloud-connected Terra 53 meets SAE Combo and CHAdeMO standards for battery electric vehicles (EVs). Station is compatible with multiple charging networks and payment platforms through open standards-based interfaces, such as OCPP, enabling secure payments via smart phone, credit card reader, parking management terminals, RFID, and pin code access....Read More »
Rugged PLC controls equipment in extreme environments.
Eliminating need for sophisticated protective enclosures, AC500-XC PLC operates from -30 to +70-Read More »
Robotic Machine Tending Software supports full virtualization.
Together, PC-based RobotStudio Machine Tending PowerPac and controller-based RobotWare Machine Tending software allow simulation, validation, and optimization to be completed in 3D virtual- environment and transferred directly to real world. Everything from cycle times to post processing capabilities to potential risks for collisions can be simulated virtually. Functionality delivers flexibility...Read More »
ABB Retrofits Two Mark VI Control Systems for Jacksonville Electric Authority
The Jacksonville Electric Authority (JEA) replaces two of its turbine control systems with a Symphony solution to gain flexibility, improve performance and reduce cost. Raleigh, NC –- ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, recently completed the successful upgrade of a reverse flow-designed Mark VI turbine control system for Units 1 and 2 of the D-6 turbines located in its...Read More »
ABB Upgrades UC Davis' Conductor NT Consoles to Symphony Plus HMI
S+ Operations' intuitive Human Machine Interface (HMI) system significantly improves response time, flexibility and overall performance for UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. Raleigh, NC – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced that it has successfully commissioned a Symphony Plus upgrade at the UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, California. The...Read More »
Safety Mats protect personnel around hazardous equipment.
Arranged as boundary and typically connected to- monitoring system, Safety Contact Mats safeguard personnel around machines, presses, robots, and other active equipment. When someone steps on- mat, surface triggers control signal to stop circuit of nearby equipment. Internal switch design- ensures equipment motion stoppage is immediate. Available in standard sizes from 12 x 12 in.- up to 48 x...Read More »
Key Interlock and Non-Contact Switches ensure machine safety.
Available in 2 holding versions of 12 and 40 N, MKeyInterlock Switches provide position interlock detection for moving guards and are designed to fit leading edge of sliding, hinged, or lift-off machine guards. Sense Coded Non-Contact Switches, designed to interlock hinged, sliding, and removable guard doors, are especially targeted to operate in environments that require highest level of safety....Read More »
ABB Provides Public Power Utilities with a Broad Range of New Smart Grid Solutions
ABB helps rural electric co-ops, municipalities and utilities maintain affordable, reliable electric service through smart grid solutions to power, protect and grow communities. New Orleans, Louisiana – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced plans to help empower Public Power and rural electric utilities with future-proofing their systems for a reliable,...Read More »