Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Beckhoff IoT Pavilion at Pack Expo 2016 to Showcase Smart Factory Solutions

Oct 17, 2016

Booth N-6125 will be cloud-connected for continuous data acquisition and analysis throughout the show SAVAGE, Minnesota – Beckhoff Automation will continue to showcase system-integrated solutions for IoT and Industrie 4.0 this year at Pack Expo International. In booth 6125 (North Hall), advanced IoT hardware and software technologies from Beckhoff will combine to demonstrate practical... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

US Machine Tool Control Specialist chooses NUM CNC for Precision Grinding Applications

Oct 17, 2016

CNC systems’ ultra precise positioning capabilities provide key competitive edge Naperville, IL — Advanced CNC systems from NUM are helping US machine tool control specialist CNC Onestop, Inc. to maintain its competitive market edge through use of ultra precise positioning techniques. Based in Xenia, Ohio, and also operating in Toronto, Canada, CNC Onestop is a CNC engineering company that... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Electronic Control Security, Inc. Receives Subcontract to Protect the West County Correctional Facility, CA

Oct 17, 2016

CLIFTON, N.J. - Electronic Control Security, Inc. (OTC Markets: EKCS) (ECSI), a global leader in state-of-the-art integrated entry control and perimeter security systems, today announced it had received an award from prime contractor Cornerstone Electronics for the Perimeter Intrusion Detection systems and support services for the West County Correctional Facility, CA.  The company, a... Read More

Controls & Controllers

New AxCent Servo Drives for Centralized Motion Control Systems

Oct 14, 2016

The AxCent™ Servo Drive (Axes for Centralized control schemes) product platform from ADVANCED Motion Controls brings the proven and powerful performance expected of ADVANCED Motion Controls, with improvements to the design architecture that utilize our years of experience in the industry and the latest advancements in modern servo system design. AxCent drives operate with brushless (3Ö)... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Mobile Reader (WMR) System offers serial panel interface for real-time verification.

Oct 14, 2016

Combining a Farpointe card reader and a wireless Cypress Suprex Reader-Extender, the Handheld Wireless Mobile Reader (WMR) System enables users to perform reads onsite and remotely verify credentials. The unit transmits card data to a Cypress WMR base unit, which is connected to an access control panel from a distance of up to 150 feet indoors and up to 250 feet outdoors. RF expanders and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Distribution Panel steps down 480 Vac to 120/208Y Vac.

Oct 07, 2016

Portable MPD-25KVA-480-10X120.20A safely converts 480 V AC 3-phase to 120 and 208Y V AC 3-phase electrical current and makes it available via ten 5-20R 20 A GFCI protected duplex receptacles. Line-in cable (25 ft) connects substation to primary power supply, and 60 A fused disconnect provides primary line-in protection while also supplying primary power to 25 KVA transformer.... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Hybrid Drives feature NEMA 4X/IP65 enclosure.

Oct 07, 2016

Housed in heavy-duty die-cast aluminum package C enclosures, 5 hp Model KBAC-217 and 10 hp Model KBAC-416 combine digital technology of microprocessor with analog interface. Trimpot adjustments and selectable jumpers are used instead of complicated programming. S-suffix models contain mechanical interlock on/off switch equipped with safety lockout feature that can be used with padlock, which... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry, Non-Industrial Products

Elbit Systems of America Receives Contract for U.S. Army Bradley Fighting Vehicle Gunner's Hand Station

Oct 07, 2016

U.S. Army Gunners receive new hand stations for improved firepower. FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., announced today that it received a $7.3 million contract to supply the Bradley Fighting Vehicle Gunner's Hand Station to the United States Army. The Defense Logistics Agency sole-source contract will be performed during a... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Servo Drive System suits demanding geared motor applications.

Oct 06, 2016

Designed for use with Sinamics S120 Drive System, Simotics S-1FG1 Servo Geared Motor features low torsional backlash for precise, dynamic motion sequences. Motor is available in helical, parallel shaft, bevel, and helical worm gearboxes with up to 25 transmission ratios. Sinamics S120 Drive System comes in blocksize and booksize hardware types for use with servo geared motors. Pre-fabricated... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Cypress's Programmable SuperSpeed USB Solution Brings Flexibility and Streaming HD Video to Innovative, Open-Architecture SUB2r Camera

Oct 06, 2016

EZ-USB® FX3™ Controller Enables Unique, Customizable Camera Platform for 4K and 1080p Streaming of Virtual Reality, Video Game Play and a Wide Range of Creative Applications SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) today announced that the programmability and SuperSpeed USB performance of its EZ-USB® FX3™ controller helped startup SUB2r develop its unique,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

New Signet 9950 Dual Channel Transmitter performs two measurement reading simultaneously.

Oct 05, 2016

Offering the user dual functions of a transmitter and a controller, Signet 9950 is a single component alternative to multiple single channel transmitters in applications that require several measurements and a local display. Dual channel enables connection to two similar sensor measurement types like flow and flow or pH and ORP. With multiple relay modes that allow up to three signals to be used... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

See Even More Milacron Technology at K 2016 in Two Booths - Hall 15 Booth C06 and Hall 01 Booth A39

Oct 05, 2016

CINCINNATI,OH - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, announces additional key technologies for K 2016, the world’s largest plastics trade fair. K 2016 will take place October 19-26th in Düsseldorf, Germany. Milacron will be displaying its Advanced Plastics Processing Technologies (APPT) featuring Milacron,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

See Even More Milacron Technology at K 2016 in Two Booths - Hall 15 Booth C06 and Hall 01 Booth A39

Oct 03, 2016

CINCINNATI - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, announces additional key technologies for K 2016, the world’s largest plastics trade fair. K 2016 will take place October 19-26th in Düsseldorf, Germany. Milacron will be displaying its Advanced Plastics Processing Technologies (APPT) featuring Milacron,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

AC/DC Drives From Control Techniques Give Crane Overhaul Specialist A Lift

Oct 03, 2016

A US-based specialist in the supply of complete electrical packages for oil rig cranes is using Control Techniques AC and DC drives as part of a landmark $500,000+ order involving the upgrade of 10 LeTourneau cranes. Three cranes have already been completed with no reported down-time in the first 18 months of operation, whereas prior to the upgrade, maintenance would be required on a weekly or... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Fan Motor Drivers accelerate appliance design.

Sep 30, 2016

Designed to drive 3-phase BLDC motors via 180° sinusoidal waveforms, Models LV8811, LV8813, and LV8814 have voltage ranges of 3.6–16 V, 6–16 V, and 3.6–16 V, respectively. Software-less motor drivers reduce acoustic noise and vibration, and can be controlled by single Hall sensor. Motor speed can be set by either pulse width modulated signal or DC voltage. Drivers are suited for use in... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics

Elbit Systems of America Improving Situational Awareness for the United States Marine Corps

Sep 28, 2016

Elbit Systems of America showcasing advanced technologies at Modern Day Marine FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, is a global leader in advanced sensors, handheld targeting systems, and M1A1 Main Battle Tank electro-mechanical controls for the United States Marine Corps. Elbit Systems of America will demonstrate these next-gen solutions during... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Tyco Security Products Offers HID Mobile-Enabled Readers

Sep 28, 2016

HID iCLASS SE and multiCLASS SE readers use OSDP v2.1.6 to interface with Software House’s iSTAR Ultra access controllers WESTFORD, MA. –– Tyco Security Products is offering HID Mobile Access iCLASS SE and multiCLASS SE Mobile-Enabled Readers with optional Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) for use with Software House C•CURE 9000 v.2.50 event management platform. This integration... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Mazak Booth Draws Thousands at IMTS 2016

Sep 28, 2016

Company spotlights new advanced manufacturing systems and SMOOTH TECHNOLOGY FLORENCE, Ky. – Mazak hosted a record number of visitors through its booth during the six days of IMTS 2016, held at Chicago’s McCormick Place from September 12-17. The company demonstrated over 20 highly advanced manufacturing cells and systems. Among these were its next-generation HYBRID Multi-Tasking technology... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mass Flow Meters and Controllers suit high pressure systems.

Sep 26, 2016

Operating on systems up to 320 psia, MQ Series Flow Meters and MCQ Series Mass Flow Controllers measure mass flow rate, volumetric flow rates, and pressures. Units provide 10 ms sensor response speeds and sub-100 ms control response times. Preloaded with up to 98 on-board gas calibrations, instruments feature multivariate interface displays, as well as serial and analog connections. Each comes... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Real-Time Automation Controller has broad communications support.

Sep 26, 2016

Complementing existing support for IEC 61850 MMS Client, MMS Server, and Generic Object-Oriented Substation Event (GOOSE) communications, Real-Time Automation Controllers (RTACs) support IEC 61850 manufacturing message specification (MMS) File Services and Edition 2 compliance. RTACs, performing interoperable, high-speed automation and control for substations, also facilitate gathering of... Read More