Bulkweigh Controller works with scale automation system.
Controls and Controllers

Bulkweigh Controller works with scale automation system.

Designed for use with oneWeigh scale automation system, oneWeigh 780 Bulkweigh Controller provides control of hopper system and calculations needed for accurate target weights and rapid draft cycles. Unit connects to PC workstation via Ethernet, enabling operation from any workstation on network and remote diagnostics via Internet. Also able to connect to plant control systems, NTEP-certified...

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Power Supplies

DC/DC Converter supports battery-operated portable computing.

Housed in 4 x 4 mm 28-pin package, 6 A microBUCK(TM) SiC414 integrates advanced controller IC with gate drivers, 2 PWM-optimized n-channel MOSFETs, and bootstrap switch in standalone buck regulator configuration. Device offers input voltage range of 3-28 V, with minimum output voltages down to 0.75 V. RoHS-compliant and halogen-free according to IEC 61249-2-21I, IC provides efficiency of 95% and...

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Controls and Controllers

WattStopper Controls Contribute to 40% Energy Savings in Kaiser Permanente Warehouse

SANTA CLARA, CA April 2010 - Kaiser Permanente installed WattStopper lighting controls as part of a warehouse renovation designed to improve lighting and reduced energy consumption. The upgrade resulted in better task lighting throughout the facility and energy savings of over 40%, as detailed in the following case study. Managers of a 350,000 square foot Kaiser Permanente distribution warehouse...

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Siemens to Build Combined Cycle Power Plant in the Netherlands
Controls and Controllers

Siemens to Build Combined Cycle Power Plant in the Netherlands

Erlangen (Germany), April 16, 2010 - Siemens Energy has received an order from the Netherlands for turnkey construction of a combined cycle power plant. Purchaser of the 435-megawatt Hemweg 9 plant is the Dutch utility Nuon, a subsidiary of Vattenfall A.B. A long-term maintenance agreement was also signed. The plant, which will attain a very high efficiency level of approximately 59 percent and...

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Overvoltage/Overcurrent Protection IC negates input surge damage.
Controls and Controllers

Overvoltage/Overcurrent Protection IC negates input surge damage.

To safeguard low-voltage, portable electronics from damaging input voltage transients and current surges, LTC4361 utilizes 2% accurate 5.8 V threshold to detect overvoltage event and respond within 1 Â-µs (max) to isolate downstream components from input. Overvoltage protection of up to 80 V can be achieved without additional external components. Additionally, this 2.5-5.5 V IC/MOSFET...

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Controls and Controllers

SATA DAS Controller supports real-time encryption.

With over 80 MBps write performance, OXUFS944SE direct attached storage (DAS) controller bridges eSATA, FireWire, or USB 2.0 interface to single HDD. Silicon is complemented with application firmware, which includes secure, real-time eSATA encryption. Also included, flexible cipher engine provides real-time, on-the-fly encryption/decryption of data that adheres to AES. Typical power consumption...

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Controls and Controllers

Reference Starter Kit is based on mixed signal FPGAs.

Module Management Controller Board Management Reference Starter Kit is based on SmartFusion(TM) intelligent mixed-signal FPGAs, which integrate board-specific logic into SmartFusion chip. System's analog processing with zero load on processor supports xTCA-aware analog sensor monitoring. Also included is benchtop management controller development board, which inserts into any compliant AMC slot....

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Automation Systems

ABB Wins $60 Million Oil and Gas Order in Norway

Integrated automation and electrical solutions to increase offshore productivity and energy efficiency Zurich, Switzerland - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth more than $60 million from Hyundai Heavy Industries to provide an array of power and automation technologies for an offshore production platform at the Goliat oil and gas field off the northern...

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Hybrid Profiler combines thin film, optical capabilities.
Profilers

Hybrid Profiler combines thin film, optical capabilities.

As combined thin film and dimensional optical profiler, CCI SunStar merges non-contact dimensional measurement capability with thin and thick film technology. Integral 4 million pixel camera enables Hi-Res imaging, and film thickness measurement is possible from 5 Â-µ down to 300 nm or less. While auto-range and auto-fringe-find functionality facilitates use, single mode of operation over...

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Hardware and Software System extends lifecycle of gas wells.
Computers

Hardware and Software System extends lifecycle of gas wells.

Designed to run in all SCADAPack 4203 gas flow computers and 300-Series controllers, SCADAPack ProductionPLUS combines Electronic Flow Measurement and plunger lift for 30+ wells per pad. Solution offers distributed intelligence and extensive data analysis, providing gas operators with wireless or wired Sensor-to-Enterprise application. Offering Windows-based PC environment, SCADAPack...

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