Controls and Controllers

City of Chicago Approves Fike's CyberCat® Fire Alarm System for High-Rise Applications

Blue Springs, Mo. –Â- Fike has received the City of Chicago approval for high rise applications for its CyberCat 1016 and 254 control systems. These UL- and FM-approved fire alarm control panels were first accepted for Class I and Class II applications within the City of Chicago in 2009. This new approval allows for equipment use in high-rise applications (above 80 feet) where two-way...

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Software

Rockwell Automation Wins $15M Process Order from Vadxx Energy

New plant will convert 60 tons-per-day of recyclable and non-recyclable plastic into higher value energy products MILWAUKEEÂ- – Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) has won a $15 million engineering, procurement, construction and management contract from Vadxx Energy LLC for its first commercial-scale, plastic waste-to-synthetic crude energy facility in Akron, Ohio.  The new plant will...

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Controls and Controllers

Trash Handling Grapples feature heavy-duty cylinder shrouds.

Available for 13–25 ton excavators/material handlers, Builtrite™ Trash Handling/Sorting GrapplesÂ- can handle bulky items as well as pick and place single items. Systems utilize 20 in. rotation bearing and high-torque hydraulic motor for precise placement. Arms are constructed of high-strength steel with abrasion-resistant, bolt-on wear bars on edges. Hanging style is...

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Controls and Controllers

Predator-Series Aircraft Pivotal to Search and Rescue Missions

Italian MQ-9s to be Upgraded with Lynx Maritime Mode SAN DIEGO – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA–ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced that MQ-1 Predator® and Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper RPA successfully supported local law enforcement officials in their efforts...

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Controls and Controllers

Multisorb to Provide Desiccant Solutions at SPIE Photonics West

Buffalo, New YorkÂ- – Multisorb Technologies will be among the more than 1200 exhibitors at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California for the SPIE Photonics West event - the premier North American event for showcasing the latest products, tools, applications, and solutions for the laser and photonics community. Multisorb will be exhibiting in the North Hall D, booth 5216, from...

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Housekeeping and Recovery of Combustible/Conductive Dusts: A Big Step in the Right Direction
Cleaning Equipment

Housekeeping and Recovery of Combustible/Conductive Dusts: A Big Step in the Right Direction

Until today the certification of Hazloc Portable Vacuum Cleaners and Dust Collectors as per the Ex OSHA/NRTL system, the IECEx Scheme and the European ATEX system covers only the possibility to use the equipment in hazardous locations/areas in presence of combustible/conductive dusts, but does not cover the possibility to use the equipment to recover these dusts. Today we are proud to inform you...

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Red Lion Adds New Sixnet EtherTRAK I/O Module and Enhances RTU Firmware
Controls and Controllers

Red Lion Adds New Sixnet EtherTRAK I/O Module and Enhances RTU Firmware

Flexible Industrial Automation Solution Increases Configuration and Functionality Options for Oil and Gas and Water/Wastewater Environments YORK, Pa.Â- – Red Lion Controls, the global experts in communication, monitoring and control for industrial automation and networking, today announced a new EtherTRAK-2 I/O module (E2-MIX20884-D) and enhanced firmware for its Sixnet series RTUs. Red...

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Shredders

WEIMA and Gamma Meccanica Join Forces in Plastics Recycling

WEIMA America has collaborated over the years with many manufacturers of plastics recycling machinery in order to perfect the perfect system for our customers. One of those manufacturers is Gamma Meccanica. WEIMA and Gamma Meccanica have more than 50 years of combined innovation, experience, and success in the plastics industry worldwide. There are many cases of collaboration between the two...

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New Products from SJE-Rhombus® Improve Panel Installations
Mounts

New Products from SJE-Rhombus® Improve Panel Installations

Detroit Lakes, MN - SJE-Rhombus®, an industry leader in providing quality control solutions for water and wastewater applications, introduces a new panel mounting post and three accessory kits designed to improve control panel installations for contractors. The Panel Mounting Post, made of rugged polyethylene construction, can accommodate control panel enclosures with a minimum depth of 6...

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Controls and Controllers

Delphian Systems Presents Innovative SecuRemote® OEM Solution for Entry into the Internet of Everything at CES2014

BUFFALO GROVE, Ill.Â- – Delphian Systems will be a guest of Nordic Semiconductor at CES2014 to showcase the new SecuRemote® module. Delphian Systems developed SecuRemote technology as a response to OEM needs for adding new features and functionality to existing products, eliminating integration complexity, and enabling rapid development of new products that leverage both current and...

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Simple Connection MGB with EtherNet/IP

The new MGB with EtherNet/IP is a leap forward in access door safety. Designed for easy installation, flawless performance, and long service life, it is engineered with robust features and cutting-edge technology that places it firmly at the leading edge of the door safety device industry. To learn all about the benefits of the Euchner MGB, see our video.

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