Controls and Controllers

ABB Robotics Announces New Okuma Interface for Robotic Machine Tending

Interface, developed under Partners in THINC, saves manufacturers production and training time. AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (January 26, 2008) - ABB Robotics, a leading robotics manufacturer, and Okuma, a world leader in the development and production of machine tools, have together developed an ABB - Okuma Interface, an ABB Robot standard interface to Okuma machine tools. Providing operators with a...

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MultiMove Controls Robots in the Swedish Wild West

2008-03-16 - Saving operator time and significantly speeding up the production capacity were two main reasons for Brannehylte Storage Systems to choose ABB's IRC5 MultiMove robot controller. Brannehylte Storage Systems is one of three divisions that make up Brannehylte Handels AB. Located in the middle of the proverbial fairy-talish forests in the Swedish region of Smaland, Brannehylte Handels...

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Airbag Control Unit supports rear crash detection.

Able to be adapted within platform to offer standard and enhanced options, airbag control unit supports front and side crash detection. Unit is configured for applications of 1-4 squibs with no satellite interface, and can also be used in enhanced system designed to handle additional capability requirements of up to 8 squibs and 4 satellite interfaces. Metal housing design meets packaging...

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Lasers

Laser Cutter performs N2, AR, or O2 gas assist cutting.

LINK Fiber Laser Precision Cutting System can perform effective N2, AR, or O2 gas assist cutting under pressures of up to 250 psi. Featuring granite base and direct drive motor with integrated software control, it preserves large amount of detail when cutting and engraving. Using fiber laser technology, system helps cut highly reflective materials, and is suited for cutting and engraving...

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Strainers

Light-Weight Forestry Strainer

Putnam, Connecticut, March 24, 2008 - Kochek Company introduces a new highly compact and light weight Floating Strainer with a poppet style check valve for forest fire (wild fire) and other applications. The strainer is made using light-weight aluminum and is available with either a NH or NPSH female fitting. The strainer body has a unique self leveling full time swivel for use in any conditions....

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Programmable Motor Controller includes CAN capability.
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Programmable Motor Controller includes CAN capability.

Single-axis, 2 x 2.5 in. servo motor controller features CAN option that can be configured for peer-to-peer, master, or slave. This allows controllers to share I/O and register with other CANopen enabled SilverDust controllers or 3rd party devices. Accessed through DB15HD port, 7 bidirectional I/O, 12-48 V input power, and communications signals can be separated using QCI-BOB, QCI-BO-B1, and...

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Redundant Control System provides automated testing.

Redundant Control System (RCS) incorporates fault-tolerant architecture and high diagnostic coverage, with self-diagnostic capabilities to test both safety system and process valve. It is suited for use across wide variety of oil and gas, refining, and power generation applications. Also, RCS is third-party certified for use in IEC 61508 SIL 3 applications and has system approvals for ATEX Zone...

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Honeywell's Technology Prepares Kuwaiti Aromatics Plant Employees to Operate More Safely, Efficiently

Innovative UniSim Operator Training Solution Selected to Improve Operations for Kuwait Paraxylene Production Company KUWAIT, April 23, 2008 - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced it has been selected to design, configure and install its UniSim® Operations suite for Kuwait Paraxylene Production Company's aromatics plant in Shuaiba, Kuwait. The KPPC plant, which produces benzene and para-xylene,...

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Russell Finex Helps Finlay's Produce a Greener Cup of Tea
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Russell Finex Helps Finlay's Produce a Greener Cup of Tea

Established over 250 years ago, Finlay's are a leading manufacturer of decaffeinated and specialty teas. With over 40,000 employees around the world, Finlay's are indeed one the world's largest tea trading companies. Their UK decaffeination facilities create a range of decaffeinated products for customers in Europe and the USA. After coming under pressure from local water authorities to reduce...

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Elite Technical Services provides your company with qualified and experienced safety experts. Specializing in confined space and high-angle technical rescue and jobsite hazard assessment, your workplace safety is the top priority. Check out the video to learn more.

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