AREVA and Siemens Consortium to Supply Digital Supervision, Protection and Control Systems for Nuclear Power Plant in Slovakia

Erlangen, Germany, April 27, 2010 - A consortium comprising AREVA and Siemens Energy will supply digital supervision, protection and control (I&C) systems for units 3 & 4 of the Mochovce nuclear power plant in Slovakia. Slovenske Elektrarne a subsidiary of the Enel Group, is completing the construction of two reactors based on VVER (Pressurized Water Cooled and Water Moderated) technology. The...

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8-Bit Microcontrollers include flash security function.

Featuring LCD control, brushless DC motor control, and I2C capabilities, MB95300 Series is suited for consumer appliances, home healthcare devices, and industrial equipment. Flash memory can be erased and rewritten 100,000 times with data retention guaranteed for 20 years. Flash security function protects software from unauthorized access by external programs. To minimize need for external...

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ABB Control Systems Help Capture 12 Million Tons of Carbon Dioxide

ABB Control Systems Help Capture 12 Million Tons of Carbon Dioxide

Zurich, Switzerland, April 26, 2010-- - ABB process control systems have successfully managed the world's first large-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) facility since 1996. To date, nearly 12 million tons of carbon dioxide have been captured and safely stored 1,000 meters below the seafloor. More than half of the world's large-scale CCS facilities are now controlled by ABB technology....

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SERCOS Energy - the Energy Profile for SERCOS III

Santa Rosa Beach, FL, April 26, 2010 -- The SERCOS vendor organizations have announced the development of an energy conservation profile for the SERCOS III Real-time Ethernet Communications System for controls, drives and decentralized peripherals. SERCOS Energy reduces energy consumption in three areas. First, the permanent load at motor/machine standstill is reduced; second, energy consumption...

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CompuDAS SG-6 Systems Control and Monitor Processing at Precision Aerospace and Composites

Precision Aerospace and Composites (PAC) an AIM Group Company, has selected CompuDAS to supply and install eight (8) SG-6 Control and Data Acquisition Systems on their composite curing equipment. The SG-6 control systems will control five of their composite curing ovens and all three of their autoclave systems. By utilizing the same software for all of their curing vessels, PAC will greatly...

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Bell & Gossett Strengthens Its Environmental Leadership with Expansion of Lead-Free Product Offerings

MORTON GROVE, Illinois - April 26, 2010 - As part of its ongoing commitment to offer environmentally responsible green products and innovative technologies, ITT Residential & Commercial Water has announced that its Bell & Gossett brand potable water products are offered in lead-free (LF) brass materials and meet the requirements of California's AB1953 and Vermont's S152 legislation, as well as...

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Bypass Damper Switch features solid-state switching and timing circuit.

Bypass Damper Switch features solid-state switching and timing circuit.

Series BYDS Bypass Damper Switch is designed for use with 3-wire floating-point damper actuator that controls static pressure on zone control systems requiring motorized bypass damper. Unit sends 24 V to actuator to drive it open when static pressure increases, and will stop once pressure reaches set point. Green LED indicates when damper is in open position or being driven open. Tubing and 2...

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Motorized Linear Rail comes pre-assembled with actuator.

Motorized Linear Rail comes pre-assembled with actuator.

Supplied as integrated system, Model RGS04 features wear-compensating, anti-backlash driven dual carriages for repeatable positioning. All moving surfaces include Kerkite-® engineered polymers running on Kerkote-® TFE coating. Assembly's IDEA(TM) system combines hybrid linear actuator technology with fully programmable, integrated stepper motor drive, which includes GUI for programming of...

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Synchronous Buck Regulator supports DDR memory.

Synchronous Buck Regulator supports DDR memory.

Offered in 4 x 4 mm QFN-24 or thermally enhanced TSSOP-24 packages, LTC3615 has constant frequency, current-mode architecture and internal switches with RDS(ON) of 55 and 75 mW that enable delivery of up to 3 A continuous output current from each channel. IC operates from 2.25-5.5 V, and low dropout operation provides output from 0.6 V to millivolts below VIN. With efficiencies up to 94%, product...

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Cortex(TM)-M3 Powered MCU offers analog circuit control..

Model TMPM380 MCU features 40 MHz ARM-® Cortex-M3 processor core and controls high-current circuits found in industrial or appliance applications. Operating at 5 V, it includes PWM circuit and 12-bit A/D converter that can synchronize with PWM unit to read back system state at critical times. Unit offers oscillator frequency and low voltage detectors as well as software support of IED 60730B...

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