Pilz Automation Technology and SCA Display UK Co-Develop Innovative Safety Solution for Hand-Fed Platen Press

Pilz Automation Technology and SCA Display UK Co-Develop Innovative Safety Solution for Hand-Fed Platen Press

With the Health & Safety Executive about to commence on-site inspections of hand-fed platen presses, users of this high-risk machinery need to ensure that their presses meet the required safety standards. By working closely together, two companies have developed a novel, high integrity safety solution for a hand-fed platen press, which uses an array of light beam sensors and a modular safety...

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ABB Wins $18 Million Mining Order in Australia

Comprehensive automation and electrical solution will optimize energy efficiency and performance of six mine site conveyors at Australia's largest underground mining project Houston, TX - ABB recently won an order worth $18 million to provide the complete electrical and automation system for six underground mine incline conveyors for Newcrest Mining's Cadia East gold and copper project, located...

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Integrated Controller Card optimizes variable speed drives.

Designed for Altivar 61 and 71 variable-speed drives, Altivar-® IMC features embedded access to Ethernet and FTP/Web servers, allowing control of up to 32 distributed application architectures. Intelligent 2 MB memory, based on SoMachine(TM) software, performs complex operations. CANOpen Configurator embedded in software achieves total transparent access, allowing card to use drive local I/O,...

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Sun Chemical EskoArtwork and GMG Join Forces to Deliver Integrated Spot Color Workflow for Labels and Packaging

SmartColour(TM) Ensures Consistent Brand Color in Prepress and Proofing PARSIPPANY, N.J. - Sun Chemical today announced that its partnership with EskoArtwork is extended to further integrate access to the Sun Chemical SmartColour(TM) database in a workflow where EskoArtwork pre-production tools and GMG proofing solutions are combined. This collaboration among three industry leaders offers a...

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Arrow Lock's Revolution(TM) Keyless Entry Proves Reliable in Harshest Conditions

Salem, VA - Arrow Lock(TM) has tested its Revolution Touch-screen keyless entry system under the world's harshest conditions, including fire, water, impact, and freezing cold. The result: Revolution proved rugged even in the toughest challenges. (See arrowlock.com/video (http://arrowlock.com/video) to view a video of the tests.) We tested the Revolution in conceivable extreme conditions, and it...

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Infinias Achieves Intransa SELECT Partner Certification with Intelli-M Access Control Product

IP Access Control Products Now Available with Physical Security Appliances CUPERTINO, CA and CARMEL, IN - Intransa, the VideoAppliance company, and infinias, a leader in the development and delivery of simple, scalable and secure IP access control systems for the commercial security market, today announced that infinias' flagship product, Intelli-M, has achieved Intransa VideoAppliance SELECT...

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Pump Control and Alarm System equalizes wear, extends life.

Pump Control and Alarm System equalizes wear, extends life.

Intended for duplex sump pump applications, Ultra Nator(TM) features 2 receptacles to accept two 120 V plugs for wire-free connection. It can control two 120 V, 1 hp or 15 A, single-phase pumps and is NEMA1-rated for indoor use. In normal operation, pumps will alternate based on pump switch level. If alarm condition occurs, alarm indicator and horn activate, pump in operation turns off, and other...

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STMicroelectronics Extends and Enhances STM8L Microcontroller Family, Leveraging Ultra Low-Power EnergyLiteT Technology

STMicroelectronics Extends and Enhances STM8L Microcontroller Family, Leveraging Ultra Low-Power EnergyLiteT Technology

Latest 8-bit microcontrollers increase program memory, user-interface support, timekeeping capabilities, and security features for advanced, power-conscious applications Geneva, September 16, 2010 - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a world-leading supplier of microcontrollers for consumer, medical, and industrial applications, has extended its STM8L EnergyLiteT ultra low-power microcontroller...

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Motion Control Driver Card suits sub-nanometer resolution stages.

Motion Control Driver Card suits sub-nanometer resolution stages.

Designed for piezoelectric stack-based NanoPositioning line of sub-nanometer resolution stages, XPS-compatible Model XPS-DRVP1 eliminates need for XPS pass-through card or independent piezo-stack driver. Single-axis unit operates from -10 to 130 V with 60 mA peak current and internal loop rate of 4 kHz. For added flexibility, Model XPS-DRVP1 can drive both open loop and closed loop...

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Ethernet Motion Controller includes USB 2.0 and RS232 ports.

Ethernet Motion Controller includes USB 2.0 and RS232 ports.

Operating standalone or via PC with Ethernet 10/100Base-T or USB, DMC-41x3 has 16 optically isolated I/O for 1-4 axis models and 32 I/O for 5-8 axis models. Each axis is configurable for stepper or servo motor operation. Also, 8 analog inputs are provided in addition to optically isolated forward and reverse limits and home input for each axis. Operated from 20-60 Vdc power source, unit has PID...

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