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Product Automation

Surface vision system helps steel manufacturer prevent strip breakages

June 30, 2020

A steel manufacturer of high-quality products has reduced the frequency of damaging strip breakages thanks to a system provided by AMETEK Surface Vision. With steel mills operating at high speed, a breakage in the strip can cause serious and costly

Product Pumps

NTT thermal oil pumps for medical glove production line

June 30, 2020

CIRCOR International, Inc., a leading manufacturer and marketer of differentiated technology products and sub-systems, recently provided three NTT 250-400 thermal oil pumps with variable frequency drive (VFD) for use on a medical glove production line in Yingke, China. The pumps,

Product Temperature

Aliphatic resin for use with less polar elastomers and polymers

June 30, 2020

Developing formulations for low polarity systems can be a challenge. The newest product offering from TOTAL Cray Valley — Wingtack 102 — is an aliphatic resin with a high softening point and lower molecular weight distribution than typical 100˚C hydrocarbon

Product AutomationPlant Safety

AGV/AMR Swappage scheme introduced

June 30, 2020

The international group Kivnon, specialized in the automation of industrial processes using self-guided vehicles (AGVs/AMRs), launches its Swappage scheme promotion for AGVs/AMRs to help the industrial sector in the new post-coronavirus era COVID-19. The reason for this promotion is to

Product AutomationControls

Configurable 2D and 3D machine vision solutions

June 29, 2020

Easily create individual SensorApps on your own–without programming skills– to solve new automation tasks. Starting at the end of the year, this will all be possible in the SICK AppStudio, part of the SICK AppSpace ecosystem. “Automation concepts are rarely

Product Calibration EquipmentCalibration ServicesTemperature

Calibrating sensors to ensure consistent regulation of oven temperature

June 29, 2020

In commercial bakeries, constant regulation of oven temperature can be as key to producing high-quality baked goods as the recipes used. Just a few degrees can affect the characteristics of the final product. Taste, texture, colour, aroma, density – even

Product Calibration ServicesPressure

Pressure transmitters for hazardous applications

June 29, 2020

Utilizing rugged, reliable bonded foil strain gage technology, Dylix provides an intrinsically safe unit that’s both accurate and stable. Stainless steel construction gives these sensors the capability of withstanding harsh environments while continuing to provide high accuracy with low vulnerability

Product Enclosures

Save time, increase safety with new bulkhead connectors

June 23, 2020

WAGO’s new 22mm bulkhead connectors add convenience in connecting to devices within an electrical closure without having to open the door.  These connectors, used for industrial applications, can save time and increase safety where arch flash from open enclosures is

Product AutomationControls

Ensuring control system health, performance and compliance

June 23, 2020

Honeywell announced its Enabled Services program powered by Honeywell Forge, a new automation lifecycle services offering focused on ensuring Industrial Control System (ICS) health, reliability and compliance. For today’s manufacturers, limited access to operational insights can put their plants, profits and

Product Plant Safety

Custom product bundles enable safe onsite operations, support remote work

June 18, 2020

Allied Electronics & Automation is now offering pre-assembled bundles of its private-label RS Pro by Allied products aimed at helping commercial, office and manufacturing companies restart on-site operations, and remote workers be more productive and connected in their offsite office