Machine Safety Controllers

Machine Safety Controllers

Safety Control protects against wind-up/let-off accidents.

Designed for tire, metal, and paper industries, Allen-Bradley Wind-up and Let-off safety solution has core technology of GuardLogix safety controller or SmartGuard 600 compact programmable safety controller, which allows for variety of open connectivity options. Preconfigured solution can be used as stand-alone mode or integrated with existing system architecture. Software supports plug-in device...

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Machine Safety Controllers

IPS Selected to Provide Critical Control, Safety and Simulation Technologies for a New Generation of Nuclear Power Plants in China

Approximately US $250 million contract will automate four reactors in both Fuqing and Fangjiashan nuclear power plants and aid in China's plan to increase nuclear power capacity JANUARY 20, 2009/PLANO, TEXAS - Invensys Process Systems (IPS), a global technology, software and consulting firm, today announced it has been chosen to develop and implement four large-scale, fully digitized nuclear...

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Pilz Automation Safety L.P. Wins Engineers' Choice Award

CANTON, MI) - Pilz Automation Safety's revolutionary product SafetyEYE® has been awarded top honor in Control Engineering's Engineers' Choice Awards in the Machine and Embedded Control-Safety category. The awards highlight the most notable new products from the previous year. Ballots were sent to subscribers from Control Engineering's opt-in e-mail list who specified they were responsible for...

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ICS Triplex Completes Its First AADvance Order

Maldon, UK - November 2008, ICS Triplex, a Rockwell Automation Company, has completed and installed its first safety and critical control system to use its latest product, AADvance. Bayer CropScience, a subsidiary of Bayer AG, awarded ICS Triplex with the order for a Process Safety Control System in February 2008, just five months after the product's launch at Offshore Europe, Aberdeen in...

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AADvance wins InTech Innovation in Technology Award 2008

Maldon, UK - October, 2008, AADvance the latest safety and critical control solution from ICS Triplex, a Rockwell Automation company, won this years InTech award for Innovation in Technology. Allan Rentcome was presented with the award at the ISA Mexico Expocontrol show in June 2008. The evaluation criteria for the award included: o Innovation offered by the new product compared to other similar...

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Lovejoy Conveyor Coupling Puts Safety Front and Center

Imagine a 20,000 pound gearbox assembly falling on a worker Downers Grove, Ill.-February 18, 2008-If a coupling were to fall off the head shaft of a pulley, anywhere from 3,000 to 20,000 pounds of motor/gearbox assembly material could fall onto a worker or another piece of equipment. A report from U.S. Centers for Disease Control said that there were 9,902 non-fatal and 96 fatal injuries in the...

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Safety Contact Strips optimize safety on moving parts.
Machine Safety Controllers

Safety Contact Strips optimize safety on moving parts.

Offered in EPDM for resistance to ozone and weathering, Model SGE-88 mounts with double-sided tape, while Model SGE-1510 mounts with integrated angle on profile. Units are protected from damage by outer covering of non-conductive rubber that allows actuation angles up to 90°. If moving part with safety edge strikes operator, or vice versa, safety edge is depressed and will send signal to...

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Making a Robot Work Cell Safer

Manufacturing has evolved over the years to where factory workers of merely a generation ago would find it hard to recognize the cleanliness, efficiency, and increased safety at many of today's most up-to-date manufacturing facilities. Yet many manufacturing processes remain inherently dangerous. SureFire LLC of Fountain Valley, CA, is involved in manufacturing very high level, reliable...

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Safe Camera System offers 3D safety monitoring and control.
Machine Safety Controllers

Safe Camera System offers 3D safety monitoring and control.

SafetyEYE consists of a sensing device and control unit. Image data is transferred via a fiber optic cable to the control unit which evaluates the monitored area in 3D. If the control unit detects an object in a detection zone, SafetyEYE initiates a safe stop for the process or machine. The System can perform standard control functions as well as monitor multiple independent operations...

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Run Bar is intended for two-hand machine actuation.

Designed to comply with ANSI B11.19 and ISO 13851 (EN 574) Type IIIC requirements, DUO-TOUCH®l run bar interfaces with DUO-TOUCH SG 2-hand control modules, SC22-3 safety controllers, and other Type IIIC control systems. It comes with 2 preinstalled diverse-redundant, microcontroller-based photoelectric STB touch buttons that include continuous internal self-checking. Featuring 13 ga...

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