TURCK JBBS Junction Brick for AS-interface® Now FM Approved for Hazardous Locations
Minneapolis, MN - TURCK announces that the company's JBBS junction bricks for AS-interface-® networks are now FM approved for Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C and D hazardous locations. JBBS junction bricks simplify the connection of multiple field devices and can be mounted directly on the machine in hazardous environments, with no enclosure required. These bricks include options with 4, 6...Read More »
Modular Fieldbus Wiring Hubs are designed for hazardous areas.
Connecting intrinsically safe field instruments to FOUNDATION(TM) fieldbus networks, 9370-FB Series Fieldbus Barrier utilizes High Energy Trunk technique that enables safe operation and high reliability throughout fieldbus network lifecycle. Fixed carrier assembly and pluggable components come as complete, self-contained enclosure systems in stainless steel or carbon-loaded GRP. Pluggable modules...Read More »
Ethernet PROFIBUS® Device Coupler helps monitor networks.
Combining web server software with diagnostic functionality, Model PB-XEPI enables users to monitor PROFIBUS networks remotely through web browser, without disrupting network operations. Coupler can identify malfunctions in network and send error message via e-mail that includes link to device. Users can then view detailed information about malfunction and recommended procedures to fix it. Using...Read More »
Bus Terminals feature 16 I/O channels in 12 mm format.
Using Beckhoff Bus Couplers or DIN rail-mounted controllers, High Density Bus Terminals are compatible with almost every major fieldbus. Units are available as 16-channel terminals for digital inputs or outputs, as 8-channel terminals for digital inputs or outputs with 2-wire connections, or as combination with 8 digital inputs and 8 digital outputs. Using direct plug-in technique, single wire...Read More »
Data driven digital platforms for automotive transformation
Two key initiatives in this transformation are smart manufacturing/Industry 4.0 and the emphasis on increased collaboration between stakeholders.Read More »
Interface Block connects transducers to Profibus network.
With Profibus/Micropulse Interface Block, up to 4 Micropulse linear position transducers can be connected on single Profibus node, using digital START/STOP interface. Block also has 4 extra inputs for either discrete or analog sensors. Packaged in rugged metal housing, interface block provides detailed diagnostic feedback over Profibus network and is suited for injection molding, metal stamping,...Read More »
Emerson's Plantweb® Architecture Provides Flexible Automation Solution for Pilot Ethanol Processing Plant in Sweden
PlantWeb-® architecture, incorporating WirelessHART-®, Wi-Fi(TM) and FOUNDATION(TM) fieldbus communications technology, used to automate fully functioning pilot plant AUSTIN, TEXAS (January 27, 2010) -- Emerson Process Management's PlantWeb-® digital plant architecture incorporating WirelessHART-®, Wi-Fi(TM) and FOUNDATION(TM) fieldbus technology is being used to automate a pilot ethanol...Read More »
Bihl+Wiedemann GEN. 2 AS-I Safety Gateway Monitors Two Safety at Work Networks at Once
Minneapolis, Minn.-- TURCK announces new Gen. 2 AS-interface-® (AS-i) safety gateways manufactured by Bihl+Wiedemann and distributed by TURCK in the United States. The new gateways integrate AS-i safety monitors and slaves, allowing two Safety at Work networks and up to 16 release circuits to be monitored through each gateway. Now, two independent AS-i networks can be powered by a single power...Read More »
Boundary Scan Platform supports RS422/RS485 interfaces.
SCANFLEX-® multi port module SFX-9305 accepts BAC 9305-RS422/485, which enables tests of RS422 and RS485 interfaces in combination with extended JTAG/Boundary Scan operations. Bus Access Cable (BAC) can be independently plugged into any free port of I/O module, where interface will be recognized and automatically configured. Available interface functions contain stepwise handling of protocol...Read More »
Fieldbus Wiring Blocks protect network from singular faults.
Offered in 4-, 6-, 8-, 10-, and 12-spur configurations, DIN rail-mount FieldConnex-® R2 Segment Protectors are UL-listed for Div 2 applications and FM/cFM-approved for Div 2/Zone 2 applications. These smart fieldbus wiring blocks provide short-circuit protection and energy limitation that isolate single short from affecting entire network. T-Connector allows segment protector to be disconnected...Read More »
MooreHawke TRUNKGUARD® TG200 and TG300 Series Device Couplers Approved by Fieldbus Foundation®
NORTH HILLS, CA- The TG200 and TG300 TRUNKGUARD(TM) Series Fieldbus Device Couplers from MooreHawke (www.miinet.com/moorehawke), the fieldbus division of Moore Industries, have successfully completed the Foundation Device Coupler Registration Process for the Fieldbus Foundation (www.fieldbus.org). MooreHawke has received a registration certificate for five models in the TRUNKGUARD TG200 series:...Read More »
Ensure Safety, Reliability in Your Cement Plant with Aerzen Blowers and Compressors
Aerzen offers blowers and compressors for challenging cement applications such as pneumatic conveying from raw mill to raw meal silos, combustion air, cement silos fluidization, and more. At Aerzen, safety is our top priority. Check out our video to learn more.Read More »