Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Johnson Controls Brings Innovative New Technologies to 2017 AHR Expo

Nov 19, 2016

Company’s expanded portfolio advances energy efficiency and increases building intelligence

MILWAUKEE - (Nov. 17, 2016) - Johnson Controls will showcase several innovative new technologies at the 2017 AHR Expo, January 30 to February 1 in Las Vegas (booth numbers C2929, C3124 and C3329). The technologies include Verasys™, YORK® YVFA chiller, YORK EcoAdvance, BlueStream™ Hybrid... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Coleman Thermostat provides maintenance alerts.

Nov 19, 2016

Featuring hexagon interface touch screen, Coleman Thermostat is capable of connecting seamlessly to HVAC system using smartphones. Providing quick heat and cool, unit offers easy installation and energy efficient performance. Designed for high capacity cooling and heating, device sends alerts to homeowner when maintenance is required and provides contractor contact information through app.

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Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Xilinx to Showcase Latest Industrial IoT Solutions at SPS IPC Drives 2016

Nov 19, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 17, 2016 - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will showcase the latest Industrial IoT (IIoT) solutions with its All Programmable hardware, software development environments, comprehensive IP portfolio, and system-level expertise at SPS IPC Drives 2016. Xilinx's system architects and Alliance Members will demonstrate differentiated, highly integrated, and system cost... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Effective Protection for Electric Motors and Loads

Nov 18, 2016

  •  High-performance Simatic ET 200SP motor starter with new versions and functions
  •  Now particularly powerful with four adjustment ranges up to 5.5 kilowatts
  •  New fail-safe versions for a wide range of switching and monitoring tasks
  •  New functions, such as motor blocking protection and Quick Stop, for greater throughput, productivity and availability
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Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Simotics HV HP Motor offers Short delivery periods.

Nov 18, 2016

Covering power of up to 70 megawatt, Simotics HV HP motor offers optimized base frame to reduce noise and vibrations. Available with gas and dust explosion protection and variety of cooling methods, unit ensures optimum interaction to Sinamics medium-voltage converters within Integrated drive System (IDS). Suitable for use in aggressive and potentially explosive atmospheres, motor meets API,... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Touch-Screen Thermostat features proprietary hexagon interface.

Nov 17, 2016

Enabling communication with both conventional and connected HVAC systems, Second Generation Touch-Screen Thermostat allows connection to the HVAC system Via smartphones or tablets. Sending homeowners alerts when maintenance is required, unit provides contractor contact information when that information is uploaded. Device offers advantage of quick heat and quick cool feature for short-term... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Wieland Electric Expands samos®PRO COMPACT-PLUS Safety Control Module Capabilities with Industrial Press Function & Support for Multiple Fieldbus Protocols

Nov 16, 2016

EtherNet/IP & EtherCAT support added to the programmable safety controller system, along with critical safety functions for new & existing press machinery

ONTARIO, CANADA (November 14, 2016) - Wieland Electric Inc., a leading global manufacturer of innovative electrical interconnect technology, has added six new industrial press function control blocks to its samos®PRO COMPACT-PLUS... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Unidrive M600 Boosts Sugarcane Delivery at Thai Plant

Nov 16, 2016

A Control Techniques Unidrive M600 variable speed drive is helping a major sugar plant in Thailand to guarantee the efficient delivery of sugarcane between processes.First established in 1946, Mitr Phol Sugar Corp is the largest sugar producer in Thailand today, the biggest in Asia and the world’s fourth largest, producing 2 million tons of sugar a year from its various plants. To help... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Mounting & Attaching Products

GCS900 Grade Control Systems offer fewer interruptions and less machine downtime.

Nov 14, 2016

Using Trimble RTX™ technology, delivered via satellite, to "fill in" for RTK corrections in the event of temporary radio or Internet connection outages, xFill technologies enables uninterrupted connectivity and accuracy. With more machine uptime and fewer work stoppages, technology maintains RTK-level accuracy during periods of radio or cellular interruption. Unit provides decrease in... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

6-phase Bidirectional PWM Controller housed in TQFP package.

Nov 13, 2016

Designed for buck and boost power conversions between 12V and 48V automotive buses, 6-phase Bidirectional PWM Controller delivers up to 3.75kW. Unit maximizes system efficiency by adding or dropping phases as per load requirements. Unit manages abrupt change in power conversion direction by regulating voltage and current. Features master/slave design supporting up to 4 ICs in parallel, current... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

8-Bit AVR MCU comes with 4 KB to 8 KB flash memory.

Nov 13, 2016

Featuring Core Independent Peripherals and supported by Atmel START tool, 4 devices of 8-bit AVR MCUs have 14 to 24 pins and 4 KB to 8 KB flash memory. Device includes PTC, programmable logic blocks, non-volatile data storage, 20MHz internal oscillator, high-speed serial communication with USART working with operating voltages from 1.8V to 5.5V, 10-bit ADC with internal voltage and sleep... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hirschmann’s MCS camera indicator is shock resistant.

Nov 13, 2016

Including 4.3” or 7” color graphic console, 12’ power harness, camera, magnetic camera mount, Camera indicator is shock resistant with IP68 / IP69k protection class rating. Compatible with Hirschmann’s 4.3” and 7” color graphic vSCALE consoles, unit offers option of horizontal or vertical camera orientation. Allowing operator to have constant visual of any situation, unit is... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

PowerFlex 755TM,755TR,755TL offers adaptive control of velocity.

Nov 13, 2016

Available in three models, PowerFlex 755TL, 755TR, 755TM, drive systems offer harmonic mitigation, regeneration and modularity. Compliant to IEEE 519 specification, 755TL drive is available from 250 to 1800 Hp. With regeneration and coordination of multiple motors in common bus configurations, 755TM drive enables power range from 250 to 3000 Hp. Offering regenerative and harmonic mitigation... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Winter Floor Protector

Nov 11, 2016

Floors take a beating during the winter months because of all the ice melt and salt used on outdoor walkways. To protect floors, Avmor has developed EP88 CAPRICE Neutralizer and Salt remover.

EP88 CAPRICE neutralizes alkaline residues and removes salt and calcium deposits on most floor surfaces, even industrial carpeting. It can even be used to neutralize any residue left by chemical... Read More

Controls & Controllers

EXCaliber Series Thermostats offer IP66 and Type 4 rating.

Nov 11, 2016

Available in Bi-metal (BTX) and Electronic (XET) configurations, EXCaliber Series Thermostats are designed to be used with heating or cooling equipment in hazardous locations. Explosion- proof and air sensitive, these thermostats are certified to Canadian and American Division and Zone system standards (cCSAus) and include an easily adjustable and lockable dial.

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Controls & Controllers

RMC200 Closed-Loop Electro-Hydraulic Motion Controller offers up to 32 motion axes.

Nov 11, 2016

Offering up to 32 motion axes, RMC200 Closed-Loop Electro-Hydraulic Motion Controller minimizes operation time, and delivers flexibility with programmable “Feature Key”, which enables number of control loops as needed by operator. Including RMCTools software, graphical programming interface along with Tuning Wizard to automate the process of setting control loop gains. RMC200 boasts of... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Pegasus+ Pressure Controllers Cut Utility’s Weekly Water Costs by Over 30 Percent

Nov 09, 2016

Milford, OH (November 2, 2016) –Using the Pegasus+ pressure control system from conservation specialist HWM (known as FCS in the United States), Bournemouth Water municipal water supplier (Bournemouth, U.K.) achieved significant cost savings on repairs, leakage and production costs.

Bournemouth Water supplies drinking water to nearly 500,000 people in southwest England. Historically,... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Sielox Continues Growth and Expansion with Strong 2016

Nov 09, 2016

Runnemede, NJ (November 3, 2016) With strong performance in the first three quarters of 2016 and a positive outlook for Q4, Sielox continues its rapid growth and expansion, driven by increased adoption of its award-winning Sielox Class Crisis Lockdown Alert Status System (CLASS), industry-leading Pinnacle Access Control software suite, and recently upgraded 1700 Controller that uniquely... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Services

PIC32 prototyping boards offer 200 pre-tested application project codes.

Nov 09, 2016

Available in two models PIC32MX and PIC32MZ, PIC32 prototyping Boards offers peripherals, user interface and expansion options and are designed for developing 32-bit applications. With 200 MHz PIC32 microcontroller (MCU) and integrated Wi-Fi® module in PIC32MZ, unit is ideal for designing Internet of Things (IoT) and connectivity applications. Providing 120 MHz MCU in PIC32MX, unit offers USB... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

DIN-Rail PL-8097 Network System presents four 802.3 af PoE+ GbE ports.

Nov 08, 2016

Suitable for rugged use in industrial automation, transportation and applications that require PoE/PoE+, PL-80970 series include models, PL-8097A based on Intel® 6th Gen i3-6100U SoC and PL-8097B based on Intel® 6th Gen i7-6600U SoC, each of which, enables communications via four easily accessible mini PCIe slots and SIM card slots. With operating range of -40 to 70°C, system features... Read More