New Product Family from Rockwell Automation Designed for Extreme Environments

Logix-XT controller, Allen-Bradley FLEX I/O-XT products and ProSoft Technology communication modules help lower installation and maintenance costs by reducing the need for additional heating and cooling equipment MILWAUKEE, May 14, 2009 - Rockwell Automation has introduced the Logix-XT product family for applications requiring increased reliability in high-temperature and corrosive environments,...

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Motion/Logic Controllers are offered in 4 multiaxis models.

Motion/Logic Controllers are offered in 4 multiaxis models.

ServoWire Motion and Logic Controllers are available in 3-, 8-, 16-, and 24-axis models. Offering motion control and PLC functions in single package, units are powered by Intel-® 32-bit processors and can interface with high-speed drive-based I/O for microsecond position capture. They also offer less than 1 ms programmable limit switch outputs, tightly coupled to motion control. Devices are...

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MCUs enhance intelligence of embedded control applications.

Available in 30+ configurations with 64-128 KB flash, TMS320F2803x Piccolo(TM) series leverages 60 MHz Control Law Accelerator (CLA). This 32-bit floating-point math accelerator operates independently of 60 MHz C28x core, allowing for direct access to on-chip peripherals and parallel execution of algorithms. Tightly coupled control architecture with integrated real-time control peripherals...

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Machine Controller is offered with advanced drive module.

Machine Controller is offered with advanced drive module.

Integrated modular control system, MC4U, is offered with 4-axis universal digital drive module, DDM3U-4-320V, which suits positioning applications involving linear/rotary servomotors, step motors, and induction motors. Drive module/amplifier is fully controlled by dedicated servo processor at controller level, promoting use of advanced control algorithms such as MIMO. It comes in 2- or 4-axis...

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Scalable Access Control System can control up to 128 doors.

Along with TCP/IP, USB, RS485, RS2332, and GPRS communication capabilities, Nexus 220 is comprised of web client software and complete range of system hardware. Fully redundant IP system includes MIFARE reader support and integrates with Sagem biometric systems. Features include integrated power supply and battery back-up with onboard software monitoring, SQL compatible open architecture, and...

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Emerson Wins Contract with Golar LNG to Automate Floating Storage and Regasification Unit

Emerson's technical prowess and expertise key to contract in new market AUSTIN, TEXAS (May 6, 2009) - Emerson Process Management announced today it has won a contract from Golar LNG to supply PlantWeb-® digital automation architecture for basic process control and safety systems on the Golar Freeze, a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) vessel. Currently an LNG carrier, the Golar...

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Transportation Authority in Pennsylvania Uses KeyWatcher

Modular, Scalable System From Morse Watchmans Tracks And Communicates Status Of Keys. Oxford, CT (May 5, 2009) - The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) has deployed the KeyWatcher Key Control System from Morse Watchmans to keep track of hundreds of keys used at its various bus garages, maintenance shops, an operations control center and a money-counting facility in and...

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Honeywell Expands Availability of MasterLogic Programmable Logic Controller

Product Features Space-Saving, Pocket-Size Units; Powerful CPUs Process Complex Instructions at High Speeds for Greater Control System Flexibility PHOENIX, May 5, 2009 - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced it is expanding distribution of its MasterLogic line of high-speed, compact programmable logic controllers (PLCs) to worldwide process manufacturers. MasterLogic brings power and robustness to...

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Videx to Showcase New CyberLock Access Control Products at the BOMA International Conference in Philadelphia, June 28-30.

Videx to Showcase New CyberLock Access Control Products at the BOMA International Conference in Philadelphia, June 28-30.

Videx to Showcase New CyberLock Communication Devices at BOMA CORVALLIS, OREGON, May 1, 2009 - Videx, Inc. announces two new additions to the CyberLock family of access control products: a Mini Keyport and the WebStation. These new products are used to pass information between the CyberLock access management software and electronic keys. CyberLock is an electronic lock system that allows...

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Press Brake Control helps meet CSA safety standard Z142-02.

Press Brake Control helps meet CSA safety standard Z142-02.

Connecting together all of safety guards and monitoring devices on both hydraulic and mechanical press brakes with diverse redundancy, COMMAND STAMP helps to verify and maintain safe press brake operations. CSA/UL approved unit is offered with software customization to suit specific production processes and can be used to upgrade both new and existing press brakes.

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