Heaters

Explosion-Proof Heaters Meet Latest IEN/EN 60079 Safety Standard

• ATEX and IECEx compliant products now certified for use down to -60 C Sarnia, Ontario - Outdoor instrument protection specialist Intertec has requalified a broad range of its explosion-proof heaters and controllers, and at the same time has formally validated their suitability for use in extremely cold environments. This development is likely to be of particular interest to designers of...

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Metso's Neles® Capping Valves Give Stora Enso Nymölla Mill an Automated Solution for Its Demanding Batch Cooking Process
Control Valves

Metso's Neles® Capping Valves Give Stora Enso Nymölla Mill an Automated Solution for Its Demanding Batch Cooking Process

Stora Enso Fine Paper’s Nymölla mill in Sweden selected Metso as the supplier of new capping valves for its batch digester line 1. In total, Metso will deliver 5 Neles PZ-series capping valves to replace the mill’s old hydraulic cappers. This gives Stora Enso an automated solution for its digesters replacing old valves and actuators that needed manual assistance in the chip filling phase...

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Universal Process / Temperature Controllers

Red Lion's Graphite HMIs and NT24k Gigabit Ethernet Switches Take Top Awards at the 2013 Industrial Automation Show in China

Industrial Automation and Networking Products Recognized for Innovation and Engineering Excellence SHANGHAI and YORK, Pa. – Red Lion Controls, the global experts in communication, monitoring and control for industrial automation and networking, today announced that its newest generation of Human Machine Interfaces (HMI), the Graphite™ series of advanced operator interface panels, and its...

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Internet Software

IO Announces New Customers for Its Intelligent Control(TM) Platform

Companies Seek to Lower Data Center Costs, Improve Performance with IO PHOENIX- — IO, a global leader in software-defined data centers, today announced new customers for its Phoenix and New Jersey data centers. By selecting IO, these organizations gain a high-performance, cloud-ready solution that can scale quickly and is energy-efficient. IO's global DCaaS offering is driven by the IO...

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Electrical Connectors

Agilent Technologies' Conformance Test System Enables Certification of First Chinese NFC Controller Chipset

Shanghai Fudan Microelectronics Develops Chipset; Shanghai Integrated Circuit Technology & Industry Promotion Center and TA Certification Lab Lead Test Project SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that the Shanghai Fudan Microelectronics FM1930 chip, the first near field communication (NFC) controller chipset developed by a Chinese microelectronics company,...

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Temperature Controller is engineered for simplicity.
Universal Process / Temperature Controllers

Temperature Controller is engineered for simplicity.

Pro-EC44 provides option for dual loop facility, enabling users to control 2 temperature zones with one unit or simultaneously manage second variable. Text-based HMI, combined with configuration software, facilitates setup and operation. Option for 5 PID sets, used for automatic gain scheduling, lets user tune for range of set points within given application. Sets can also be manually selected...

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In-Line Flow Controls can serve as meter-in or -out devices.
Flow Controllers

In-Line Flow Controls can serve as meter-in or -out devices.

Able to be added to existing circuitry, PQ-FV In-Line Flow Controls feature tube-to-tube connection that allows installation as- meter-in or meter-out device. PQ-C Elbow Controls suit lightweight applications when mounting directly to NPT port on cylinder or valve is required. Control is varied through finely threaded adjustment screw, and locking nut is provided to secure final...

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Miscellaneous Software

Honeywell to Modernize Nordics' Largest Refinery

New Advanced Control System Will Enhance Efficiency and Increase Clean Fuel Production at Lysekil Refinery BRACKNELL, U.K. — Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced that it has been selected by Preem AB to modernize one of Europe’s largest refineries – Preemraf Lysekil – with Honeywell’s Enhanced High Performance Process Manager (EHPM) industrial process controllers. The project should...

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Power Plants

Metso's Automation to Run Asia's Largest-capacity Biomass Power Plant

Metso’s advanced automation technology for difficult fuel mixes enters South Korea GS Engineering & Construction Co., Ltd. (GS E&C), has chosen Metso to supply automation for the Dangjin 4 Biomass Power Plant, currently under construction in Dangjin City, about 70 km southwest of Seoul in South Korea. Once completed in 2015, the 105 MW plant will be the largest of its kind in Asia. With the new...

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Controls and Controllers

Emerson Gives New Lease on Life to Mexican Port Cranes

Control Techniques’ cutting-edge DC drives selected to modernize aging port cranes MINNEAPOLIS, MN- - Advanced DC drives from Control Techniques, an Emerson Industrial Automation company, were selected by Terminal de Contenedores de Yucatán (TCY), to modernize the control system on an aging ship-to-shore crane in Progreso, México. TCY, owned by Grup TCB of Spain, is the most important...

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