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Universal Process / Temperature Controllers

Emerson Integrates New Control Builder into Ovation® Expert Control System

PITTSBURGH, PA (January 4, 2007) - Today Emerson Process Management announced that a new, enhanced Control Builder has been integrated into its Ovation® expert control system. The Control Builder is used by Ovation customers to create and edit control logic. The new Control Builder, part of Ovation's comprehensive suite of engineering tools, incorporates improved drawing and viewing...

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Automation Systems integrate Category 3 safe stop.
Servo Motor Controllers and Drives

Automation Systems integrate Category 3 safe stop.

Suited for motion and control functions from 1-9 axes, PMCprimo combines intelligence and drive in one compact unit, enabling users to implement cross cutting, flying saw, or labeling as process is running, without need for extensive programming. PMCtendo DD enables users to operate all common types of motors, from servomotors to asynchronous and linear motors. It can also undertake additional...

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K-Tron Exhibits Automation Equipment for Batch and Continuous Pharmaceutical Processes at Interphex 2007, April 24-26,
Parts Feeders

K-Tron Exhibits Automation Equipment for Batch and Continuous Pharmaceutical Processes at Interphex 2007, April 24-26,

PITMAN, NJ (February 16, 2007)- K-Tron will exhibit the latest feeding and conveying equipment for pharmaceutical processing applications at Interphex 2007, Jacob Javits Center, New York City, booth 2747. Operational and static demos on display include the following: K-Tron Tablet Press Lubricant Feeder, MT12 Micro-ingredient Feeder, working demonstration of the KT20 Pharmaceutical Feeder on 24...

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Machine Vision Systems

InTouch Health Enables World's First Statewide Stroke Network Using Remote Presence Robotics

St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Stroke Team to Provide Instant Medical Consults into Emergency Rooms across Michigan SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--InTouch Technologies(TM), Inc. (d.b.a. InTouch Health®), the leader in Remote Presence solutions for healthcare providers, today announced that St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital has selected the RP-7(TM) Remote Presence System to enable doctors to provide...

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Cincinnati Automation Releases a Vision Guided Robot
Automation Systems

Cincinnati Automation Releases a Vision Guided Robot

Cincinnati Automation releases a Vision Guided Robot for machine loading and packing of small components. The system includes an indexing part feed conveyor, an Adept PC based vision system to locate the part, an Adept SCARA robot, an empty tray magazine and feeder, and an unload conveyor to shipper. Other features included an AB PLC, a touch screen HMI, an industrial PC loaded, a bulk part...

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Cincinnati Automation Releases an Automated Inspection System
Inspection Equipment

Cincinnati Automation Releases an Automated Inspection System

Cincinnati Automation releases an automated inspection system for multi-layer products such as laminated sensor plates. The machine included a part nest on a servo cylinder, LED lighting, telecentric lens, 2 Keyence high resolution color vision cameras to verify correct features and to detect contamination, a servo gripper and z-axis for unloading good parts. Other features included an AB PLC, a...

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Automation Systems

ABB India Wins Rs 311 Crores Power and Automation Order

Electrics and automation to support cement plant capacity expansion for Grasim ABB India has been awarded orders worth Rupees 311 crores (3110 MINR) to provide Grasim Industries' Cement division and Ultratech Cement, part of the Aditya Birla Group, power and automation products and systems for their cement capacity expansions. ABB India will provide turnkey electrical and automation systems...

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Automation Systems

ABB Releases Next Version of Industrial IT Extended Automation System 800xA

Wickliffe, Ohio, November 8, 2006 -- ABB announced today that it has released the newest version of its IndustrialIT Extended Automation System 800xA. Major system enhancements include features that help customers add applications to running processes without requiring costly system downtime, and collaborate on engineering changes in an environment that is separate from running production. As...

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Universal Process / Temperature Controllers

Three-Step Migration Solutions Program from Rockwell Automation Helps Manufacturers Easily Transition from Legacy DCS Platforms

Program replaces aging DCS systems with the Integrated Architecture(TM) for improved performance, reduced costs and increased plant-wide integration MILWAUKEE, Dec. 14, 2006 - A new three-step migration program from Rockwell Automation helps manufacturers cost efficiently replace aging DCS systems with the highly flexible, multidisciplined Logix Control Platform for improved productivity, lower...

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Ball Valves

Metso Automation's JAMESBURY® Valve Solutions ....

Help Meet Chlor-Alkali Plant Operational, Performance and Profitability Goals Manual, Automated and Control Valves Meet or Exceed Safety, Uptime and Environmental Standards NORTHBOROUGH, Mass. (October 13, 2006) - Metso Automation's JAMESBURY® valves, discrete automated assemblies and control valve packages offer chlor-alkali plants leading-edge valve designs, sealing technologies and...

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