Automation Systems

Hitachi Zosen Inova Chooses Metso's Automation Technology for the Eighth Time, Now for the New Greatmoor Energy-from-waste Facility in Buckinghamshire, UK

Automation plays a key role in making waste management sustainable Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) has chosen Metso’s automation technology for the new Greatmoor energy-from-waste facility under construction in Calvert, Edgcott, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, UK. HZI will act as the turnkey EPC contractor for the project. With Metso’s advanced automation solutions, the facility will be able to reach...

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Eximo LEV is Just What the Law and Doctors Require
Controls and Controllers

Eximo LEV is Just What the Law and Doctors Require

According to NSW WorkCover, the manufacture of wood products often results in the generation of fine airborne wood particles and dust. Typical woodworking activities that produce dust are machining operations (eg sawing, routing, turning) and hand or machine sanding. Other sources of breathable wood dust are when bagging of dust from local exhaust ventilation (LEV) systems, and using compressed...

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Communication Systems

DENSO to Participate at 2014 ITS World Congress

KARIYA (Japan)Â- - Global automotive supplier DENSO Corp. will exhibit a variety of technologies at the 2014 Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress, held at Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan, from Sept. 7 - Sept. 11. To support DENSO's vision to have an accident-free and eco-friendly society, DENSO's exhibit theme is Technology to keep people safe wherever they drive—Everyday...

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Haptic Development Kit enables tactile feedback prototyping.
Miscellaneous Boards

Haptic Development Kit enables tactile feedback prototyping.

Using Bluetooth® low energy and iOS app, DRV2605EVM-BT Kit enables designers to create haptic sequences and LED patterns for tactile feedback, notifications, and alerts from pre-licensed library of more than 100 haptic effects, eliminating wires and need to design haptic waveforms. Kit features DRV2605 haptic driver for ERM/LRA, SimpleLink™ Bluetooth CC2541 wireless microcontroller, and...

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Decentralized AC Drive targets outdoor installations.
Motor Controllers and Drives

Decentralized AC Drive targets outdoor installations.

Supporting both induction and permanent magnet motors up to 50 hp, VACON® 100 X features UL Type 4X die cast metal enclosure, breathable pressure equalizer vent to protect gasket seals, and heat sink cooling system that is not dependent on motor airflow. Drive is rated for 0–100% relative humidity, 3 g vibration, 25 g shock for 6 ms, and operating temperatures fromÂ- 10–40°C....

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Material Handling Robots offer 700 or 900 mm reach.
Controls and Controllers

Material Handling Robots offer 700 or 900 mm reach.

Designed with no offset in axis two, IRB 1200 Series delivers long stroke that allowsÂ- robot to be placed close to work piece and still be functional. Standard variants include 700 mm reach model with payload up to 7 kg, and 900 mm model with payload up to 5 kg. Both can be mounted at any angle and come with IP 40 protection as standard, with IP 67 protection optional. With Ethernet port, 4...

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Digital Servo Drives deliver up to 1,000 W of motor power.
Motor Controllers and Drives

Digital Servo Drives deliver up to 1,000 W of motor power.

Panel- or DIN-rail mounted, Series SXD 15 can drive DC brush, DC brushless, or AC brushless motor requiring 1 kW of power. Standard ratings are 12–80 Vdc bus, 15 A continuous, and 30 A peak current. In addition to torque, velocity, and position control modes, drives provide 4 digital inputs, 1 digital output, 2 analog inputs, and 1 analog output. Series SXD 15 communicates via RS232, RS485, or...

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80 Year Anniversary 10% Off Special with Brookfield "DV3T Touch Screen Rheometers"
Controls and Controllers

80 Year Anniversary 10% Off Special with Brookfield "DV3T Touch Screen Rheometers"

Brookfield Engineering is celebrating its 80th anniversary with a special promotional offer on its top of the line DV3T Rheometer which offers touch screen interface and real time graphical display of data.Â-  An automatic 10% discount on the purchase price coupled with its unique standalone performance capability make the DV3T the best buy" opportunity for customers looking to purchase new...

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Outwater Introduces Many New Woodworking Products at the 2014 International Woodworking Fair (IWF)
Lights

Outwater Introduces Many New Woodworking Products at the 2014 International Woodworking Fair (IWF)

Bogota, NJ (www.outwater.com) – Outwater [Outwater Plastics Industries, Inc. + Architectural Products by Outwater, LLC featured many new woodworking products at the 2014 International Woodworking Fair proposed to effectively address and respond to the necessity for woodworkers to improve their productivity and increase their revenue in a progressively more competitive marketplace.   The...

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Compensators

GE's Power Conversion Business Helps Ensure Stability of Brazil's Fast Growing Power Grid

- GE to Provide Voltage Control Solution to Major Brazilian Infrastructure Consortium - SVC Technology Helps to Enhance Grid Stability, Optimizing the Performance of the National Grid - GE Enters Global Utilities SVC Market PARIS – Brazil's fast growing economy and population, along with major events such as the 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games, has led to a significant increase...

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Simple Connection MGB with EtherNet/IP

The new MGB with EtherNet/IP is a leap forward in access door safety. Designed for easy installation, flawless performance, and long service life, it is engineered with robust features and cutting-edge technology that places it firmly at the leading edge of the door safety device industry. To learn all about the benefits of the Euchner MGB, see our video.

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