MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. â€“ Magnetek, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAG), a leading provider of digital power and motion control systems, will be exhibiting at the 2015 Offshore Technology Conference, located at NRG Park in Houston, May 4-7. Visitors to the Companyâ€™s booth, 7137, will be able to experience a hands-on demonstration of a variety of Magnetekâ€™s wireless controls, including their ATEX and IECEx certified wireless controls for off-shore oil and gas applications.
â€śMagnetekâ€™s wireless controls provide operators with better positioning for job visibility and safety, allow for data feedback, and extend the lives of machine and hydraulic components,â€ť said Ben Stoller, director of radio controls. â€śOur controls are available with a variety of options, including graphic displays, joystick and lever selections, and interface modules, and can be custom programmed to meet almost any mobile hydraulic application.â€ť
ATEX compliance, required by the European Union, certifies that Magnetek wireless controls are safe to use in potentially explosive areas with flammable gases or vapors. IECEx equipment certification signifies that Magnetekâ€™s wireless controls conform to international safety standards for environments where a potential exists for explosions. By gaining these certifications, the Companyâ€™s XLTX and MLTX2 transmitters may be used in EX Zone 0, Zone 1, and Zone 2 environments that involve potentially explosive situations due to the production or release of gases or vapors.
Magnetekâ€™s innovative, cost-effective wireless controls, complete with plug-and-play hydraulic interface controls, are designed to meet customer specifications, reducing internal engineering and manufacturing costs, improving time to market, and enhancing equipment performance. For more information about the XLTX, MLTX2, or any of Magnetekâ€™s wireless controls, visit www.magnetekmobilehydraulic.com.
Magnetek, Inc. is a leading provider of Energy Engineered® digital power and motion control systems used in mobile hydraulic, overhead material handling, elevator, and mining applications. The Company provides highly durable wireless controls that can be customized to serve the needs of a variety of applications, including tow trucks, cement trucks, boom trucks, truck cranes, concrete mixers, drill rigs, mining equipment and more. Magnetek is also North Americaâ€™s largest supplier of digital drive systems for industrial cranes, hoists, and monorails and provides radio remote controls, motors, braking and collision avoidance subsystems to North Americaâ€™s foremost overhead material handling crane builders. The Company is the worldâ€™s largest independent builder of highly integrated digital motion control systems for high-rise, high-speed elevators and is a leading independent supplier of digital motion control systems for underground coal mining applications. Headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wis., in the greater Milwaukee area, Magnetek operates manufacturing facilities in Pittsburgh, Pa., and Bridgeville, Pa., as well as Menomonee Falls.
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