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Programmable Logic Controllers

Altera Achieves Industry Milestone: Demonstrates FPGA Technology Based on Intel 14 nm Tri-Gate Process

14 nm FPGA Test Chips Confirm the Performance, Power and Density Advantage Altera Receives Using Industry's Most Advanced Process Technology SAN JOSE, Calif.Â- – Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) today announced the demonstration of its FPGA technology based on Intel's 14 nm Tri-Gate process. The 14 nm-based FPGA test chips incorporate key intellectual property (IP) components -...

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State-of-the-art Safety Upgrade for Stainless Steel Rolling Mill
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State-of-the-art Safety Upgrade for Stainless Steel Rolling Mill

Networked architecture provides independent control of six safety zones. ABB's new safety PLC has provided the platform for Sandvik Materials Technology to add zoned safety guarding to a large cold rolling mill at its Sandviken plant in Sweden. The mill is a key part of the production line for precision strip steel at the plant. Sandvik's cold rolling mill has been upgraded a number of times...

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GE's MAGIC1 Rugged Display Computer Chosen by Agusta Westland to Enable Safer Search and Rescue Helicopter Missions
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GE's MAGIC1 Rugged Display Computer Chosen by Agusta Westland to Enable Safer Search and Rescue Helicopter Missions

Processes, displays sensor data to enable collision avoidance Proven, compact, rugged solution Uses GPGPU technology for highest performance HUNTSVILLE, AL.Â- – GE Intelligent Platforms (NYSE: GE) today announced that it had received orders from Agusta Westland of Italy for GE's MAGIC1 Rugged Display Computer. The MAGIC1 will be part of Agusta Westland's OPLS (Obstacle Proximity LIDAR...

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Principal Technology Supplies Surface Equipment for Palo Petroleum's Heavy Oil Field in Missouri

Principal Technology's Engineering, Systems and Industrial Fabrication Divisions Coordinate to Provide Turnkey Support to Remote Drilling Site Plano, Texas – Principal Technology Inc., a provider of total system solutions for natural gas, refining, chemical, process and manufacturing facilities, is supporting Palo Petroleum, Inc. with surface equipment for an enhanced heavy oil production...

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Advanced PLC-Controlled Drive Systems Propel Specialized Offshore Support Vessels to New Performance Levels
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Advanced PLC-Controlled Drive Systems Propel Specialized Offshore Support Vessels to New Performance Levels

Compact drives-and-controls solution ideal for packed engine rooms of PSVs Modular liquid-cooled drives and PLCs from ABB have been included in VARD ELECTRO's innovative, application-specific propulsion and thruster power solutions for offshore supply vessels. The electric motor propulsion technology designed by VARD ELECTRO is used on a series of six platform-supply vessels (PSVs) - the first...

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WAGO 2014 Innovation in Automation Tour
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WAGO 2014 Innovation in Automation Tour

GERMANTOWN, WI – WAGO Corporation's 2014 Innovation in Automation Tour (IIAT) is off to rolling start. Vehicles 1 and 2 have successfully departed from the Wisconsin headquarters and are making their way across the country, beginning in Southern California. IIAT brings Automation, Electronic Interface and Interconnect Solutions to entire organizations from C-level leadership to technicians....

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PLC System controls and programs multiple robots.
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PLC System controls and programs multiple robots.

Offered with select 4–7 axis, 5–300 kg payload Motoman robots, MLX200 Robot Gateway enables control of robots entirely through Rockwell Automation's ControlLogix® PACs. MLX200 provides programming Add-On-Instructions for Rockwell Automation’s RSLogix™ 5000 software and full-featured robot teaching and maintenance HMI for Allen Bradley’s PanelView™. Applications...

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Programmable FPGA targets automotive applications.

Supplied in packages as small as 10 x 10 mm, Xilinx® Automotive (XA)Â- Artix®-7 AEC-Q100 qualified FPGAs comprise 4 devices that provide 30k–101k logic cells and up to 285 I/Os. DSP capabilities provide up to 264 GMACs of signal processing performance, while integrated Gigabit transceivers support data rates up to 6.25 Gbps. Other features...

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Ruggedized PLCs Will Boost Processing Uptime at Lapland Gold Mine
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Ruggedized PLCs Will Boost Processing Uptime at Lapland Gold Mine

New Berlin, WIÂ- — ABB is currently upgrading the automation system at Agnico Eagle's gold mine in Lapland, with eight of its latest ruggedized PLCs for controlling equipment in harsh conditions and extreme climates. The PLCs will control the sedimentation process of the concentrating mill at Europe's largest gold mine: Agnico Eagle's mine in northern Finland which is 150 km inside the...

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Xilinx and Xylon Announce logiADAK Automotive Driver Assistance Kit Enabling Systems with up to Six Cameras

The logiADAK Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC automotive driver assistance kit includes application-specific software, reference designs and accelerated IP integration SAN JOSE, Calif. - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) and Xylon today announced the logiADAK Zynq®-7000 All Programmable SoC Automotive Driver Assistance Kit, jointly developed by Xilinx, Xylon and ecosystem partners Embedded Vision...

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