Capacitive Touchscreen Controller supports thin displays.
Controls and Controllers

Capacitive Touchscreen Controller supports thin displays.

Single-chip S-Touch® FingerTip controller supports unlimited simultaneous touches, multitouch actions such as pinch-to-zoom, and stylus operations. Widescreen capacitive touchscreen controller utilizes noise cancellation to support on-cell LCD technology without requiring ground shielding layer between display and touch sensor. Offered in QFN 56, 7 x 7 mm or flip-chip CSP 49, 3 x 3 mm...

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Motor Controllers and Drives

Intelligent Servo Drive features EtherCAT interface.

Model IDM680 is equipped with EtherCAT communication interface that allows for centralized control of multi-axis systems. Motion controller and PLC functionality are included in compact unit, as well as various types of sensors. Suiting brushless, DC, or linear motors up to 640 W continuous or 1.3 kW peak voltages, drive can operate as EtherCAT slave using CANopen over EtherCAT protocol or be...

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Xsens Releases Wireless 3D Motion Tracker
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Xsens Releases Wireless 3D Motion Tracker

ENSCHEDE, Netherlands - Xsens Technologies B.V., the leader in professional 3D tracking systems, today announced the availability of the MTw(TM) miniature wireless inertial motion tracker for ambulatory 3D kinematic measurements. The Xsens MTw(TM) wireless body-area network system will be shown for the first time at the Neuroscience 2010 conference (November 13-17, 2010) in San Diego, USA at...

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Controls and Controllers

SCHMIDT Technology Corp. Launches the New PressControl 70 with SafetyModule

PITTSBURGH - SCHMIDT Technology, the world leader for press solutions, recently launched a new product, the PressControl 70 (PRC70) with SafetyModule. The new press control feature will join the current SCHMIDT line which offers a complete palette of presses. SCHMIDT presses are playing a key role in the manufacturing process for thousands of products in the assembly/manufacturing world. The new...

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Controls and Controllers

ABB Wins $148 Million Order for Largest Water Pumping Plant in Kuwait

Kuwait's capacity of fresh water to more than double Zurich, Switzerland, Oct. 25, 2010 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order from the Ministry of Electricity and Water in Kuwait for the construction and rehabilitation of the Mina Abdullah water pumping plant. The civil works will be carried out by the Ahmadiah Group, the local consortium partner for the...

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Controls and Controllers

Benxi Steel Migrates to Emerson's Ovation(TM) Control System in Less Than Six Days

Cost and time of control system replacement reduced by using existing I/O PITTSBURGH - Emerson Process Management has successfully completed a WDPF(TM) -to-Ovation(TM) control system migration project at the Benxi Steel Company's No. 5 Blast Furnace, located in Benxi city in the Liaoning Province of China. The No. 5 Blast Furnace was built in 2001 and this migration project, which reduced...

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Controls and Controllers

Honeywell Helps Zorlu Meet Rising Demand for Energy in Turkey

Experion PKS to Increase Capacity and Boost Safety at Lüleburgaz Power Plant ISTANBUL, October 20, 2010 - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced that it has won a contract to help increase production capacity for Zorlu Energy, a leading Turkish energy supplier. Honeywell's technology solutions - including the Experion® Process Knowledge System (PKS) - will be used to expand the production of...

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Complete Packages for Production Monitoring
Controls and Controllers

Complete Packages for Production Monitoring

Marlboro - Quality monitoring is constantly increasing in importance in modern production. The metrology technology specialist HBM offers a comprehensive range of products in the Industrial Process Control (IPC) sector for various applications, for example, switch checks or monitoring of press-fit or forming processes. These products range from sensors via amplifiers right up to the controllers...

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Controls and Controllers

Emerson Automates Separations Research Facility

Process automation technology enables Separations Research Program to increase the efficiency and flexibility of its state-of-the-art pilot plant AUSTIN, TEXAS - The Separations Research Program (SRP) pilot plant in Austin, Texas, has been completely upgraded using the latest digital automation technology from Emerson Process Management. The plant, operated by The University of Texas at Austin...

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Controls and Controllers

Emerson Awarded Contract to Automate Two 1000-MW Ultra-Supercritical Units at Anhui Tongling Power Plant in Central China

Unifying control of boiler, turbine and major plant equipment to improve unit stability, responsiveness and thermal efficiencies PITTSBURGH - Emerson Process Management has been selected to install its Ovation(TM) expert control system at two new 1,000-MW, ultra-supercritical, coal-fired power generating units now under construction at the Anhui Tongling power plant in China's Anhui province. The...

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