Adept Technology to Showcase Automation Solutions for Solar Manufacturing at Shanghai International Photovoltaic Power Show

Adept Booth will Feature Solar Cell Inspection Technology, Adept Quattro(TM) Robot, and Adept Cobra(TM) Robot PLEASANTON, Calif.- April 30, 2009, Adept Technology, Inc., a leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics and global robotics services, today announced it will be participating and showcasing its automation solutions for solar manufacturing at the SNEC (2009) PV Power Expo in...

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Access Controller connects Wiegand devices to Ethernet.

Access Controller connects Wiegand devices to Ethernet.

Able to be connected to any kind of Wiegand reader, portable GAO491018 communicates with server on network using TCP/UDP protocols and can be fit into door access. Programmable control unit enables random operation and supports 50 users, 10 visitors, and 20 time logs with 2K memory capacity. Networkable controller solution has separate control unit and reader for higher security demands and also...

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Hardware Kits monitor position of up to 3 robot axes.

Available for RTU and track or gantry robots, BZL Robot Zone Limit Systems provide diverse, complementary, and redundant position monitoring for up to 3 robot axes to help recapture lost productivity. Systems offer flexibility to adjust zone angles and locations while providing means to mute personnel sensing devices per requirements of ANSI/RIA R15.06-1999. Pre-engineered kits include all...

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Control System increases wind turbine output.

WindBOOST(TM) control system upgrade is designed to increase output of 60 Hz 1.5sle wind turbines. It enables turbine blades to spin faster and can increase turbine output, by 100 kW, to 1.6 MW. By generating more power from same unit - up to 4% increased annually, turbine operators can increase profitability. Upgrade also offers control technology for optimum rotational speed as well as remote...

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Controller enables in-vehicle transmission of HD video.

Fujitsu MB88395 controller can simultaneously transmit multiple streams, such as HD video from Blu-Ray DVDs, digital TV, and car navigation images. Utilizing 800 Mbps physical layer and link layer, it also features SmartCODEC which compresses video to -¼ original size, as well as Digital Transmission Content Protection encryption protocol to protect media. Unit is housed in 224-pin, 16 x 16 mm...

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Control System accelerates NC joining module setup.

With force-displacement monitoring, NC Compact System facilitates setup/operation of electromechanical NC joining modules that can automate standard joining processes, such as pressing bearings onto shafts. As closed system, it reduces susceptibility to faults and aids integration into existing control environments. In addition to IndraDrive servo controller, system consists of firmware (NC...

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LED Lighting Controller is Ethernet enabled.

Fitting seamlessly into existing machine vision camera networks, PP420 series 4-channel LED lighting controller acts as miniature web server and can be controlled by image processing software on remote PC, or accessed through web browser via its IP address. Each channel offers output current from 0-10 A in steps of 2, 5 mA with up to 2 A/channel continuous current or 10 A pulsed. Unit features...

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CENTUM® VP and STARDOM(TM) Achieve Integrated Host Class Registration

Date: April 16, 2009 Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that its CENTUM-® VP Integrated Production Control System and STARDOM(TM) Network-based Control System are among the first such systems to be certified by the Fieldbus Foundation(TM) as complying with all the requirements for registration as Integrated Host Class systems. The Fieldbus Foundation's Host Profile Registration Program...

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Fiesta Village Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant Wins Florida Water Environment Association Award Using Severn Trent Services' TETRA Denite Filtration Technology

Treatment facility is the 15th Phelps award winner in 17 years to use the TETRA filtration technology FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. - April 27, 2009 - The Fiesta Village Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant in Lee County, Fla., received the Florida Water Environment Association's 2009 Earle B. Phelps Award in the advanced wastewater treatment plant category. Fifteen of the last 17 winners of the Phelps...

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Oberthur Technologies Introduces the First GICS Card Integrated with Microsoft Windows 7

PARIS, April 20 -- Oberthur Technologies, a global leader in the delivery of high security solutions to the ID market, delivers the first prototypes of the GICS[1] card compatible with Microsoft Windows 7. ID-One(TM) GICS, an identity applet, has been developed to answer the needs for a generic card command set that provides functionalities required by both Government and Corporate applications....

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