Medium-voltage Allen-Bradley Centerline motor control centers (MCCs) by Rockwell Automation have added EtherNet/IP to access information remotely. This allows personnel to safely monitor and diagnose potential problems without...
Emerson Process Management's CSI 9360 vibration/position transmitter detects emerging sleeve bearing issues by capturing vibration or position data and translating it into a 4-20 mA signal for monitoring.
Siemens' Integral Volume Booster accessory for the Sipart PS2 electro-pneumatic valve positioner reproduces pneumatic signals in a 1:1 ratio for applications requiring increased flow capacity while maintaining accuracy.
Physik Instrumente's C-887.52 is a hexapod controller for parallel kinematics precision positioners that features a real-time operating system and software programs for test, configuration, and simulation.
4B Components' P8003V10C and the P8004V10C proximity sensors have solid state relays that are designed for speed monitoring applications and can be used to detect shaft, gate, or slide position as well as object presence.
Meredith Powers, M2M, manufacturing and healthcare, advanced mobility solutions marketing; and Mike Waitley, M2M Center of Excellence, explained how AT&T and GE are working together to advance the Industrial Internet.
Packaging applications need sensors, logic devices, motion devices (motors and pneumatics, in machines with conveyors and robotics), networking, software, and human machine interfaces (HMIs). Pack Expo, Sept. 23-25, Las Vegas,...
Wonderware InTouch Access Anywhere from Invensys enables users to access plant-floor data at anytime, using any mobile device, including Microsoft Surface tablets, iPads, iPhones, Androids and others.