Sensors Monitors & Transducers

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Asset Monitoring System tracks temperature-sensitive equipment.

Oct 17, 2016

Featuring cloud-based operation, VersAlert provides remote monitoring of temperature-sensitive inventory and aids in regulatory compliance such as 12 CFR Part 11. System features intelligent mesh network with only one IP address per 300 wireless sensors. With VersAlert, users can monitor temperature of liquid nitrogen freezers, mechanical freezers, refrigerators, and incubators from smartphone,... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Does Ultrasonic Wind Sensor VENTUS-UMB Pass Extreme Tests?

Oct 17, 2016

Sometimes we give our sensors a hard time. But this has a good cause: We want to guarantee the high quality and the keeping of our promises. A few weeks ago, the ultrasonic wind sensor VENTUS was the one to be challenged. We exposed the modern measurement device to extreme conditions. But did it endure these conditions? And where occurs enough wind to challenge the strong sensor at all? Wind... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Electronic Control Security, Inc. Receives Subcontract to Protect the West County Correctional Facility, CA

Oct 17, 2016

CLIFTON, N.J. - Electronic Control Security, Inc. (OTC Markets: EKCS) (ECSI), a global leader in state-of-the-art integrated entry control and perimeter security systems, today announced it had received an award from prime contractor Cornerstone Electronics for the Perimeter Intrusion Detection systems and support services for the West County Correctional Facility, CA.  The company, a... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Industrial Appliance extends IT security to plant floor.

Oct 17, 2016

Supports compliance with IEC 62443, Allen-Bradley Stratix 5950 uses Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) firewall and FirePOWER technology to create security boundary between cell/area zones or helps protect single machine, line, or skid. DPI technology, also included, enables inspection of Common Industrial Protocol (CIP) and other industrial protocols. Available with copper-and-fiber... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Services

FNA Attendees Experience Ipsen Innovations, From Predictive Maintenance to Advanced Heat-Treating Systems

Oct 17, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Last week at Furnaces North America (FNA) 2016, Ipsen provided an in-depth look at their latest technologies and advancements. They also featured a live demo of their PdMetrics® software platform for predictive maintenance, which securely connects to a network of integrated sensors on the furnace to provide real-time diagnostics that improve the system’s health and... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Thermal Laser Power Sensor has wide dynamic range, low noise.

Oct 14, 2016

With 0.8 sec response time and 0.5 mW noise, fan-cooled F50A-BB-18 measures powers from 10 mW to 50 W and energies from 6 mJ to 50 J. This sensor, designed for continuous use, has spectrally flat BB (broadband) coating usable from far UV to far IR, 17.5 mm aperture, and 0.19–20 µm wavelength range. Linearity results in precision readings of power stability over time without any... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Active Voltage Monitoring Products provide real-time insight.

Oct 14, 2016

With real-time voltage monitoring, grid analytics products provide utilities with awareness of sudden voltage variances that impact end-user QoS. Analytics capabilities also provide intelligence into performance of weakened transformers and failing voltage regulators, while visualization tools and interactive drill-down capabilities help assess voltage profiles along feeder and identify... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Microscan Demonstrates Inline Inspection at The ASSEMBLY Show 2016

Oct 13, 2016

RENTON, WA, October 5, 2016 – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, announces that it will showcase a number of machine vision innovations as well as visionguided robotics and new products throughout the conference from booth 1705 at The ASSEMBLY SHOW at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois from October... Read More

HVAC, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Non-Invasive Optical Sensor Switches detect high/low flow rates.

Oct 11, 2016

Compatible with Aalborg® P, S, and T rotameters, Optical Sensor Switch Hi-Lo contains 2 sets of self-contained mini-slim photoelectric sensors located on 2 solid carriers. Sensors, consisting of transmitter and receiver, signal cut-off valve, alarm, or other device (not included) when float passes above or below the desired setting to facilitate monitoring of desired flow level.... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Coriolis Flow Meter is offered with high pressure ratings.

Oct 11, 2016

High Pressure Coriolis Flow Meter, TCMH-0450, is available with pressure ratings up to 6,000, 10,000, and 15,200. With hazardous area approvals that include CSA (U.S. and Canada), ATEX, and IECEx, this product is suited for use in Oil and Gas Industry for high-pressure chemical injection applications. Other areas of use include such gas measurement applications as engine... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Encoder is equipped with EtherCAT interface.

Oct 11, 2016

Protected against up to 400G shock and 30G vibration, Hengstler® AI25 EtherCAT Encoder enables users to integrate into virtually any system that uses EtherCAT communication protocol and thereby simplify design process as well as ensure reliable communication. Encoder offers cycle times of 62.5 μsec as well as 22-bit single turn resolution with absolute accuracy of ±35 in. Configurable... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Radius(TM) BZ1 Area Monitor featuring LENS(TM) Wireless communication system..

Oct 07, 2016

Enhancing worker safety by sharing alarms and gas readings between monitors, the Radius BZ1 uses LENS wireless peer to peer communication system to keep the workers alert and take proper action based on the level of gas leakage. Having a run time of 7 days at hazard communication and connectivity, monitor can detect upto seven gases. SafeCore Module in Radius BZ1 allows calibrating, managing... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Laser Distance Sensor comes in compact, flush mount model.

Oct 06, 2016

Increasing mounting flexibility in constrained spaces, flush mount Q4X can handle challenging – highly reflective and multi-color – surfaces as well as light-absorbing materials and low contrasts. CMOS imager promotes reliable detection of sub-millimeter changes in distances from 35–310 mm, and 4-digit display offers sub-millimeter resolution. Along with multiple output... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Riverside County Combats California Drought with Sensus Technology

Oct 06, 2016

FlexNet quickly identifies leaks for Eastern Municipal Water District RALEIGH, N.C. – Employees of Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) are now equipped with tools to detect leaks sooner and contribute to California’s ongoing water conservation efforts. For example, water dripping from a concealed broken sprinkler head could have caused one customer’s bill to double. Within days of... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Eriez® Offers Remote Monitoring and Control Software for Xtreme® Metal Detectors

Oct 06, 2016

Erie, PA — Eriez’ latest innovation in metal detector technology, SmartX7Link software, gives users the power to remotely monitor, control and download logs for one or more Eriez® Xtreme® Metal Detectors. Remote access is available from anywhere within the local network in which the metal detector resides. The technology also enables Eriez personnel to connect to the metal detector... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

MS35 series NTC Thermistors provide an alternative to using power resistors with timers and relays.

Oct 05, 2016

Designed to withstand high input energy from 500 J to 900 J and steady-state currents from 10 A to 50 A, Inrush Current Limiting NTC thermistors are optimized for high-power applications including solar inverters, and DC/DC converters. Presented in diameters of 37 mm and 38 mm and thickness down to 6.50 mm, thermistors can handle body temperatures up to 235 °C at 100% of their maximum... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Absolute Multi-Turn Angle Sensors operate up to 12,000 rpm.

Oct 05, 2016

Supplied in galvanized steel housing and sealed up to IP69K, depending on version, 18-bit RMB 3600 Series features stainless steel shaft with up to 100 N working shaft load. Non-contact sensors are enhanced giant magnetic resistance devices that count turns even when power is removed. Offered in 1- and 2-channel versions, sensors count to 16 turns with angular position of 0–5,760° and... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

MEMS Accelerometers help detect structural defects early.

Oct 05, 2016

Performing high resolution vibration measurement with very low noise, 3-axis Models ADXL354 and ADXL355 enable early detection of structural defects via wireless sensor networks. Devices provide output of ±2 to ±8 g full scale range, selectable digital filtering from 1 Hz to 1 kHz, and low noise density of 25 µ/√Hz at less than 200 µA current consumption. Supplied in 6 x 6 mm... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Lockheed Martin Receives $49 Million U.S. Army Contract for Apache Helicopter Sensor Upgrades

Oct 05, 2016

ORLANDO, Fla. - The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $49.3 million contract to upgrade the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M-TADS/PNVS) on the AH-64E Apache helicopter. Under this contract, Lockheed Martin will produce an additional 42 Modernized Day Sensor Assembly (M-DSA) upgrade kits and spares for the U.S. Army as part of Lot 1... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Image Sensor supports driver monitoring systems.

Oct 04, 2016

Housed in 3.9 x 3.4 mm AEC-Q100 Grade 2 qualified chip scale package, Model OV7261 supports gesture control and driver monitoring applications such as driver drowsiness and distraction detection. Sensor provides 10-bit RAW image output and 640 x 480 resolution up to 100 fps. Leveraging global shutter technology on 3-micron pixel, OV7261 reduces LED illuminator power due to high quantum efficiency... Read More