2007 New Product Nominees

2007 Engineers' Choice Award nominees. Product descriptions and deep links to more information can be found in the online 2007 New Product Compendium. 

02/01/2008


* Engineers' Choice Award winners; ** honorable mentions
Product descriptions and deep links to more information can be found in the online 2007 New Product Compendium. www.controleng.com/awards

Applications

**promis-e

ECT International Inc.

www.ecti.com

Eplan Version 1.8

Eplan Software & Services

www.eplan.us

Maple 11 math computation software

Maplesoft

www.maplesoft.com

*SolidWorks 2008

SolidWorks Corporation

www.solidworks.com

Enterprise Integration and Analysis

**Proficy Tracker

GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms

www.gefanuc.com

IncuityEMI 2.5

Incuity Software Inc.

www.incuity.com

Real-Time Finance xMII xAppx Packaged Composite Application

Invensys Process Systems

www.invensys.com

* FactoryTalk Historian Site Edition

Rockwell Automation

www.rockwellautomation.com

Programming

* NI LabVIEW 8.5

National Instruments

www.ni.com

PAC Project 8.1

Opto 22

www.opto22.com

**System 3.0

Invensys

www.wonderware.com


HMI Hardware

Power Panel 300/400

B&R Industrial Automation

www.br-automation.com

EXTER K10/K20

Beijer Electronics Products AB

www.hmi.beijerelectronics.com

H-T70-Ne

Beijer Electronics Products AB

www.hmi.beijerelectronics.com

InduProof Med

InduKey Keyboard Production GmbH

www.indukey.com

VPANEL Express

Kontron

us.kontron.com

* Silver Series Plus

Maple Systems

www.maplesystems.com

**Interact Xpress and XPR PowerStations

Parker Hannifin

www.parkermotion.com

LT3201

Pro-face (Digital Electronics Corp.)

www.profaceamerica.com

Stealth Model: TT-1700

Stealth Computer Corporation

www.stealthcomputer.com

IndraLogic VE, SWL-VE**01-ILC-01VRS-NN

Bosch Rexroth Corp.

www.boschrexroth.com

XLt Touch Screen OCS

Horner APG

www.hornerocs.com

Matrox Extio F1220

Matrox Graphics Inc.

www.matrox.com

HMI Software

**ClearSCADA 2007

Control Microsystems

www.controlmicrosystems.com

GENESIS64

ICONICS

www.iconics.com

InduSoft Secure Thin Client

InduSoft

www.indusoft.com

Proficy HMI/SCADA CIMPLICITY 7.0

GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms

www.gefanuc.com

Proficy HMI/SCADA iFIX 4.5

GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms

www.gefanuc.com

* InTouch 10.0

Invensys

www.wonderware.com

Industrial PCs

APC810 industrial PC

B&R Industrial Automation

www.br-automation.com

**CP72XX Control Panel

Beckhoff Automation

www.beckhoff.com

CX9010 Embedded PC

Beckhoff Automation

www.beckhoff.com

ThinkIO-Duo

Kontron

us.kontron.com

*Stealth LPC-450 Little PC

Stealth Computer Corp.

www.stealthcomputer.com


Motors

SureServo brushless servo system

AutomationDirect

www.automationdirect.com

* Adjustable Speed Brushless BMC & BSM

Baldor Electric

www.baldor.com

Duo Series BM3 & SC-E magnetic contactors

Fuji Electric

www.fujielectric.com

MR-J3 Linear Servo Model LM-U2 and LM-H2

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Inc.

www.meau.mea.com

nuvoDisc Flat Brushless DC Motors

Portescap, a Danaher Motion Company

www.portescap.com

**DS/CM Synchronous servomotors

SEW Eurodrive

www.sew-eurodrive.com

Motion Control

C396 Electronic Overload Relay

Eaton Corporation

www.eaton.com

ABL1500

Aerotech Inc.

www.aerotech.com

ABRT

Aerotech Inc.

www.aerotech.com

Kuka KR 1000 Titan robot

Kuka Robotics

www.kuka.com

QH-Motion Controller and model Q172H and Q173H

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Inc.

www.meau.com

SNAP Motion Control Subsystem

Opto 22

www.opto22.com

**Ethernet Powerlink MotionBus controller and drives

Parker Hannifin

www.parkermotion.com

Prodigy Motion Cards

PMD Performance Motion Devices

www.pmdcorp.com

* CompactLogix L45

Rockwell Automation

www.rockwellautomation.com

Square D brand S-Flex Enclosed Drive Controller

Schneider Electric

www.us.telemecanique.com

Drives

SMVector NEMA 4X

AC Technology Corporation

actechdrives.com

Drum Digital Servo Drive

Elmo Motion Control

www.elmomc.com

Epsilon EP

Emerson Control Techniques

www.emersonct.com

AC890PX

Parker SSD Drives

www.ssddrives.com

* Allen-Bradley PowerFlex DC drives

Rockwell Automation

www.rockwellautomation.com

SINAMICS S120 AC Drive

Siemens

www.automation.siemens.com

**V1000 AC MicroDrive

Yaskawa Electric America Inc.

www.yaskawa.com


I/O Products

**DeviceNet I/O

Balluff

www.balluff.com

BK9103 PROFINET Bus Coupler

Beckhoff Automation

www.beckhoff.com

EL67xx EtherCAT master and slave terminals

Beckhoff Automation

www.beckhoff.com

IL230x-B905 EtherNet/IP Fieldbus Box

Beckhoff Automation

www.beckhoff.com

TwinSafe Safety System

Beckhoff Automation

www.beckhoff.com

*Bluetooth I/O Module

connectBlue

www.connectblue.se

SQIO SynqNet I/O Module

Danaher Motion

www.danahermotion.com

BradControl IP67 I/O modules for Ethernet/TCDEM

Molex Inc.

www.woodhead.com

Ultra-Lock Field Attachable Connectors

Molex, Automation and Electrical Products Division

www.woodhead.com

DataCELL FIELD FOUNDATION fieldbus cable

Northwire Inc.

www.northwire.com

SNAP-AIMA-8

Opto 22

www.opto22.com

SNAP-PAC-SB1

Opto 22

www.opto22.com

CT-1000 Semiautomatic Ferrule Crimping Tool

Panduit Corp.

www.panduit.hu

FieldConnex Ethernet Isolators

Pepperl+Fuchs

www.pepperl-fuchs.com

Modular Fieldbus Segment Protectors

Phoenix Contact

www.phoenixcon.com

JUMPFLEX - Series 857

WAGO Corporation

www.wago.us

Network Software & Diagnostics

TwinCAT EtherNet/IP Slave

Beckhoff Automation

www.beckhoff.com

Master Simulators for Profibus, DeviceNet

Bihl+Wiedemann

www.bihl-wiedemann.com

FTS4Control Communications Analyzer - P/N FTS4Control

Frontline Test Equipment

www.fte.com

DataWorX V9

ICONICS

www.iconics.com

Industrial Defender Technology Suite Version 3.0

Industrial Defender Inc.

www.industrialdefender.com

OPCFailover

Jemmac Software Ltd.

www.jemmac.com

**Industrial SNMP

Kepware Technologies

www.kepware.com

*KepServerEX

Kepware Technologies

www.kepware.com

Lantronix IntelliBox-I/O 2100; IBIO21002-01

Lantronix

www.lantronix.com

BradCommunications Remote DeviceNet Scanner SST-EDN-1

Molex Inc.

www.woodhead.com

OnCellG2150I

MOXA Technologies

www.moxa.com

9211-ET Tofino Security Solution - MTL Inc.

Byres Security

www.mtl-inst.com

Switches, Routers & Gateways

**EKI-2735

Advantech

www.eautomationpro.com

EKI-7659C Managed Industrial Ethernet Switch

Advantech

www.eautomationpro.com

Magnum DX900 Industrial Router

GarrettCom Inc.

www.garrettcom.com

EDS-P308

MOXA Technologies

www.moxa.com

MGate 3000 Series

MOXA Technologies

www.moxa.com

* 7000 Series Gigabit capable industrial Ethernet switches

N-Tron

www.n-tron.com

cATM Control Appliance Transaction Modules

Online Development

www.oldi.com

ICM8 communications gateway

Red Lion

www.redlion.net

NL5000

RF Neulink

www.rfneulink.com

Wireless Solutions

The Ion System 1.0

Apprion

www.apprion.com

* FlexPower wireless nodes

Banner Engineering

www.bannerengineering.com

SureCross Wireless Network (DX80 Gateway and Node)

Banner Engineering

www.bannerengineering.com

ConnectPort X8

Digi International

www.digi.com

W-HART GATEWAY

ELPRO Technologies

www.elprotech.com

**OneWireless

Honeywell Process Solutions

hpsweb.honeywell.com

Honeywell Instant Location System

Honeywell Process Solutions

hpsweb.honeywell.com

Viator HART-Enabled Bluetooth PC modem

MacTek Corp.

www.mactekcorp.com

MVI56-WA-EIP

ProSoft Technology

www.prosoft-technology.com

RSSI-1000

RadioMobile

www.radiomobile.com

BL ident modular in-line RFID

Turck

www.turck-usa.com


Controllers

EMC 40 series controller

Athena Controls

www.athenacontrols.com

Durus Controller

GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms

www.gefanuc.com

QS Safety PLC

Mitsubishi Electric Automation

www.meau.com

SNAP-PAC-EB1

Opto 22

www.opto22.com

SNAP-PAC-S2

Opto 22

www.opto22.com

* Modicon M340 PAC

Schneider Electric

www.us.telemecanique.com

**SIMOTION D410

Siemens Energy & Automaton

www.automation.siemens.com

Discrete Sensors & Readers

Checker 200 Series

Cognex Corp.

www.cognex.com

DataMan 100 ID Readers

Cognex Corp.

www.cognex.com

VA31

DALSA IPD

www.goipd.com

SCM5B48 Accelerometer Input Module

Dataforth Corporation

www.dataforth.com

* AccuProx Analog Inductive Sensor

Eaton Corporation

www.eaton.com

CSI 9420 Wireless Machinery Health Transmitter

Emerson Process Management

www.emersonprocess.com

Redundant G-Series Temposonics Sensor

MTS Sensors

www.mtssensors.com

MiniSafe MS4800 Series Safety Light Curtains

Omron Scientific Technologies Inc.

www.sti.com

ML17 Series Tru-VueBackground Suppression Sensors

Pepperl+Fuchs

www.us.pepperl-fuchs.com

**S300 Safety Laser Scanner

SICK

www.sickusa.com

Embedded Products

**F18 64-bit Core2Duo 3U CPCI Single Board Computer

MEN Micro Inc.

www.menmicro.com

*ThinkCore W345

MOXA Technologies

www.moxa.com

Tridium Vykon JACE-600 embedded controller/server platform

Tridium Inc.

www. vykon.com


Components & Connectors

* Fluke 771 Milliamp Process Clamp Meter

Fluke Corporation

www.us.fluke.com

**BLUEMARK X1

Phoenix Contact

www.phoenixcontact.com

FieldPower PowerBox

Weidmuller

www.weidmuller.com

Instrumentation & Analysis

MB3000 FTIR Laboratory Analyzer

ABB Analytical

www.abb.com

* SM500F

ABB Instrumentation

www.abb.com

4401OXY

Barben Analyzer Technology LLC

www.bat4ph.com

TEMPpoint

Data Translation

www.datatranslation.com

TFZ FOUNDATION Fieldbus Temperature Transmitter

Moore IndustriesInternational Inc.

www.miinet.com

BioTector Organic Analyzer

Ohmart/VEGA Corporation

www.ohmartvega.com

X-STREAM Oxygen Transmitter

Rosemount Analytical

www.emersonprocess.com

**FieldMate Versatile Device Management Wizard

Yokogawa Corporation

www.yokogawa.com

Process Sensors

Fixed Thermal Imaging (FTi) system

Ametek Land Inc.

www.landinstruments.com

Fisher FIELDVUE DVC6000 Firmware 7

Emerson Process

www.emersonprocess.com

PIM Series Pump Diagnostic Pressure Sensor (PIM093 and PIM094)

ifm efector inc.

www.ifm-electronic.com

**Foxboro FT10 Electrodeless Conductivity Sensor

Invensys Process Systems

www.foxboro.com

SVI II ESD valve positioner/safety system

Masoneilan-Dresser

www.masoneilan.com

WEB-TEMP - Web-enabled temperature measurement module

Measurement Computing Corporation

www.measurementcomputing.com

* UWTC Thermocouple-to-Wireless Connector

Omega Engineering Inc.

www.omega.com


Advanced Control

**LOOP-PRO Product Suite

Control Station Inc.

www.controlstation.com

MiMiC Simulation Software - v3

Mynah

www.mynah.com

* RSLogix 5000 Fuzzy Designer

Rockwell Automation

www.rockwellautomation.com

Process & Batch Control

**Fisher LCP100

Emerson Process Management

www.emersonprocess.com

Proficy Process Systems

GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms

www.gefanuc.com

* Simatic PCS 7 Box 416

Siemens Energy & Automation Inc.

www.sea.siemens.com

EZ-ZONE PM

Watlow

www.watlow.com

CAMS (Consolidated Alarm Management Software)

Yokogawa Corporation of America

www.yokogawa.com

PumpSmart PS200 v5

ITT Monitoring & Control

www.ittmc.com

WeatherBug for Automation

Kepware Technologies

www.kepware.com

AMO-RT V6

PAS

www.pas.com


ABB

p. E10

Baldor Electric

p. E7

Banner Engineering

p. E8

connectBlue

p. E8

Eaton Corporation

p. E9

Fluke Corporation

p. E9

Invensys

p. E6

Kepware

p. E8

Maple Systems

p. E6

MOXA Technologies

p. E9

N-Tron

p. E8

National Instruments

p. E4

Omega Engineering

p. E10

Rockwell Automation/Allen-Bradley

p. E4, E7, E10

Schneider Electric

p. E9

Siemens

p. E10

Stealth Computer Corp.

p. E6

SolidWorks Corporation

p. E4





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