• Brushless DC motor

    August 29, 2008 0 comment

    Swiss company Maxon Motor has developed a new brushless DC motor for handheld tools, which the company claims boasts unprecedented amounts of power for its small size.

  • Bulk bag filler Bulk bag filler

    August 29, 2008 0 comment

    Flexicon has launched an easy-to-use combination bulk bag/drum filler that enables operators to connect bag spouts and resume filling rapidly, according to the company.

  • LabVIEW evolution

    July 31, 2008 0 comment

    National Instruments releases LabVIEW 8.6, the latest version of the graphical system design software platform for control, test and embedded system development, focusing on the benefits of…

  • Test data software Test data software

    July 22, 2008 0 comment

    National Instruments releases DIAdem 11.0, the latest version of the interactive software for managing, analysing and reporting test data.

  • Multifunction tester Multifunction tester

    July 21, 2008 0 comment

    Eaton introduces the Kyoritsu 6016, 10-in-1 multifunction tester. It can test for continuity, insulation resistance, loop impedance, PSC/PFC, RCD testing, volts/frequency, phase rotation and…

  • Colour Machine Vision Software Colour Machine Vision Software

    July 18, 2008 0 comment

    Dalsa iPD has released its new iNspect machine vision software v. with support for colour processing, along with many other tool enhancements. These new features broaden the application…

  • Wireless Ethernet Bridge

    July 17, 2008 0 comment

    Motorola releases the PTP 300 Series, providing enterprises with carrier class connectivity while offering a strong return on investment compared with alternatives.

  • Simulator for chemical processes

    July 16, 2008 0 comment

    Invensys Process Systems has released the newest version of SimSci-Esscor’s PRO/II software, a steady-state process simulator used to design, analyse and improve chemical processes.

  • Batch Formulation Management Batch Formulation Management

    July 10, 2008 0 comment

    GE Fanuc’s new development allows users to create variations of a product based on a single Master Recipe, significantly decreasing the time to market for new products, and reducing validation…

  • Low Cost Electro-Pneumatic Transducer Low Cost Electro-Pneumatic Transducer

    July 9, 2008 0 comment

    Series EPTA Electro-pneumatic Transducer converts an analogue input signal to a linearly proportionate pneumatic output by modulating its control valves to regulate branch pressure.

  • New version of Ampla MES

    July 2, 2008 0 comment

    Schneider Electric/Citect released the latest version of its Manufacturing Execution System (MES) software, Ampla.

  • Miniature components Miniature components

    June 6, 2008 0 comment

    Rockwell Automation extends its Modular Control System (MCS) product range with three new miniature components–the 100-K contactor, 700-K control relay, and 193-K bimetallic overload relay.

  • Variable speed drives Variable speed drives

    June 6, 2008 0 comment

    Baldor launches a family of frequency inverter drives for AC motors that has the ability to reduce total cost of ownership substantially for common process automation equipment.

  • ‘Ion trap’ pH electrode ‘Ion trap’ pH electrode

    June 6, 2008 0 comment

    A robust pH sensor from Endress+Hauser can now solve the problem of reference contamination commonly experienced during pH measurement in ultra harsh conditions such as mining slurries and…

  • Power meter Power meter

    June 6, 2008 0 comment

    The Schneider Electric PowerLogic PM800 series is designed to reduce energy costs by helping users understand where and how energy is used, extend equipment life, improve power system…

  • Nodes for wireless networks Nodes for wireless networks

    June 6, 2008 0 comment

    FlexPower Nodes for the Banner Engineering SureCross Wireless Network provide a versatile wireless solution by allowing a SureCross Node to operate using 10 to 30V dc line power, solar panels,…

  • Level switches Level switches

    June 6, 2008 0 comment

    Process and plant engineers will find the rugged NuTec LS2000 Level Switch from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides highly reliable level monitoring and interface control in…