Controls and Controllers

Metso Wins Order for over 4,000 Intelligent Valve Controllers from Sino-Venezuela Guangdong Petrochemical Company in China

Metso has won a large order for intelligent valve controllers from Sino-Venezuela Guangdong Petrochemical Company for its 20 million ton-per-year, heavy crude processing project. The preliminary estimated quantity is over 4,000 units, including the ND7000 series standard, intrinsically safe, and explosion-proof models. Tang Yezhu, Area Sales Manager, Metso Automation says: The ND product series...

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Inspection Equipment

Virtek Vision Joining Gebrüder Spiegel AG to Present LaserQC AFM Inspection and Iris SPS at Blechexpo

The 11th International trade fair for sheet metal working will be held November 5 through 8 at the Stuttgart Exhibition Centre. WATERLOO, Canada - Virtek Vision International announced today their participation with GebrÃ-¼der Spiegel AG in hall 7, Gasparini stand 7515 at Blechexpo. Virtek will be presenting its LaserQC® Automatic Form Measurement (AFM) system and Iris™ SPS (Spatial...

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Electric Actuators are designed for facilitated commissioning.
Controls and Controllers

Electric Actuators are designed for facilitated commissioning.

Available for Â-½–4 in. control valves, AEL 5 series is reversible, having linear output, and features internal components – PCB, positioner card, limited switches – affixed to aluminum support for holding/fitting accessories. Design with easy commission limit switch adjuster lets user loosen cam with one screw and then adjust its position with second screw. Valve...

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Safety Controller fosters seamless automation integration.
Controls and Controllers

Safety Controller fosters seamless automation integration.

Combining automation and safety on same EtherCAT® network in mixed I/O backplane, NX series promotes design flexibility and minimizes wiring costs. Intuitive software programming environment reduces machine and safety design time, while auto configuration restart function eliminates need for tools or software to exchange I/O hardware. Consequently, seamlessly integrated solution helps...

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Modules

Hold-Up Module targets avionic and military applications.

Housed in 1 x 1.5 in. module, Model HUGD-300 is intended for applications that need to meet power hold up requirements in designs up to 300 W. Front-end module boosts capacitor charging voltage, using user-settable voltage from 30–80 V, and ensures on-board applications remain operational between 50–200 ms or more when input voltage drop occurs. Device incorporates reverse polarity...

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Motor Controllers and Drives

Servo Drive improves machine and plant engineering.

Promoting flexibility and simplicity,Â- Lexium 32i integrated, stand-alone servo drive combines Lexium 32 servo controller and Lexium BMH servo motor. Modularity allows for configuration of numerous individual drive versions with few components. Passively cooled, unit is available with 70 and 100 mm motor flanges. Drive is supplied with 110–230 V, single-phase or 208–480 V,...

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Automation Controller survives extreme environmental conditions.
Controls and Controllers

Automation Controller survives extreme environmental conditions.

Intended for mid-level and high-end machine and plant automation,Â- Siplus S7-1500 delivers reliable operation under extreme medial loads (humidity, corrosive vapors, salts, dusts). Additional air conditioning is not necessary, and unit functions reliably during cold starts as well as in continual operation. Protected against condensation and corrosive gasses as well as aggressive and saline...

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Automation Systems

Evana Automation Supplies Custom Screw Driving System to Prominent U.S. Construction Products Manufacturer

Evana's automated solution will reduce manual labor and increase quality assurance for aluminum fencing assembly process EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Evana Automation Specialists, a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently delivered a custom screw driving system to a prominent U.S. construction...

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Controls and Controllers

VeriFone Increases Speed and Versatility of C-Store Management with New POS and Site Management Solutions

Improved store operations and faster payment acceptance from next-generation Commander Site Controller with cloud console and Ruby2 touchscreen POS ATLANTA – (NACS Show Booth #4040) – VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE: PAY), announced today the availability of Commander Site Controller, the company's next generation site management solution, and Ruby2 a touch-screen point of sale (POS) solution,...

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