ABB Wins $73 Million Power Order in Switzerland

New control system will facilitate more efficient management of nuclear power plant Zurich, Switzerland, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth $73 million from Kernkraftwerk Leibstadt (KKL) to refurbish and upgrade the non safety related operational control and automation system at their 1,220 megawatt Leibstadt nuclear power plant in Switzerland. For this...

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Crop Input Control System controls up to 48 individual rows.

With Field-IQ(TM), farmers can control inputs by using Trimble-® AgGPS-® FmX(TM) integrated display or AgGPS EZ-Guide-® lightbar system. Input control capabilities include map-based planter row unit shutoff for seed and liquid fertilizer, variable rate seeding, variable rate liquid fertilizer, variable rate spreading, and real-time variable rate nitrogen application. FmX integrated display or...

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Miura Boilers Help Quaker Oats Bridgeview Plant Meet Corporate Mandate on Resource Conservation

Miura Boilers Help Quaker Oats Bridgeview Plant Meet Corporate Mandate on Resource Conservation

Installation of Two Compact Miura LX 200 Steam Boilers Results in Reduced Energy Use, Increased Fuel Efficiency, Decreased Emissions, and Accurate System Monitoring NEW YORK, - As part of its compliance with a PepsiCo corporate mandate on resource conservation, the Quaker Oats Bridgeview Division food-manufacturing plant has installed two Miura Boiler LX200 gas-fired steam boilers to reduce fuel...

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New Delphi Diesel Test Equipment and Software Helps to Increase Service Dealer Profitability

Test Equipment Enhances Workshop Productivity Extended Range Helps Nework To Embrace New Service Opportunities Web-Based Advances To Information Technology PARIS, France - Workshops need increasingly sophisticated equipment and technical support to be able to offer a professional and profitable service to their customers. In recognition of this, Delphi is demonstrating at Equip'Auto 2009, a new...

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Delphi Details Evaporative Emissions Control Strategies For Hybrid Powertrains At Tank Tech Congress

A comprehensive set of solutions compliant with today and future evaporative emission standards Minimized fuel system complexity and easier vehicle assembly help reduce costs for vehicle manufacturers Germany - Increasing market demand for green transportation technology requires CO2 emissions reductions and improved fuel economy. This challenge can be met as more efficient engine technologies,...

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Digital Readout enhances legacy manual CMM operation.

Digital Readout enhances legacy manual CMM operation.

Offering color touchscreen interface for manual coordinate measuring machines (CMMs), QUADRACHEK ND 1400 can capture 2D and 3D features and lets users create or automatically record measuring programs for repeated same-part measurements. Various pre-defined features - point, line, circle, slot, cone, etc. - are included along with Measure Magic function, which selects feature that best matches...

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USB 2.0 Device Controller facilitates, optimizes connectivity.

Featuring on-chip USB drivers certified by USB-IF, LPC1340 MCU series delivers full-speed USB 2.0 device connectivity. It is supported by VDE IEC 60335 Class B test libraries and supports all 4 transfer types, including isochronous transfer. Double buffering is supported on isochronous and bulk end-points. On-chip USB drivers, which support Mass Storage Class (MSC) and Human Interface Device...

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PIC32 32-bit MCUs deliver high-performance connectivity.

PIC32 32-bit MCUs deliver high-performance connectivity.

Intended for data-intensive applications, PIC32MX5/6/7 series provide designers with full access to 128 KB max RAM for simultaneous use with Ethernet, USB, and CAN buffers. Integrated Ethernet, CAN and USB modules have built-in DMA interface to maximize data throughput. Along with integrated 100 Mbps Ethernet MAC, each MCU has unique, factory-preprogrammed Ethernet MAC address. Connectivity...

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Programmable Automation Controller has 7 communication ports.

Programmable Automation Controller has 7 communication ports.

Productivity3000 Programmable Automation Controller is modular, rack-based system featuring high-performance CPU with 50 MB memory. It includes USB local expansion port that supports up to 4 additional I/O bases, while Ethernet remote I/O expansion port connects up to 32 remote base groups, for up to 116,000 I/O points. Unit's P3-550 CPU features 4-line, 10-char LCD to display system information...

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Touchscreen Blender Control allows rapid response to product runs.

Touchscreen Blender Control allows rapid response to product runs.

Linux computer-based touchscreen control for Maguire-® Weigh Scale Blender incorporates range of capabilities that enable operators to rapidly adjust for processing machine vibration, differences in raw material bulk density, and other process variables. Controller stores up to 99 recipes, is equipped with Ethernet and USB ports, and measures 7 x 9 x 3 in. Unit can be set to deliver text in...

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