2008 New Product Award Nominees

02/01/2009


Applications

POMStrace **

Honeywell Process Solutions

www.honeywell.com/ps

Wonderware IntelaTrac*

Wonderware

www.wonderware.com

Data Acquisition

DT9837A

Data Translation

www.datatranslation.com

DXAdvanced R3 *

Yokogawa

www.yokogawa.com/us

ReDAQ SLX920 **

Dataforth Corp.

www.dataforth.com

Design, Simulation

Eplan Electric P8 v1.9 **

Eplan Software & Services

www.eplan.us

SimSci-Essor Inplant 4.1

Invensys Process Systems (IPS)

www.ips.invensys.com

SolidWorks 2009 *

Dassault Systemes SolidWorks

www.solidworks.com


HMI Hardware

EZSeries *

EZAutomation

www.ezautomation.net

PanelMate ePro PS **

Eaton Corp.

www.eaton.com

ProVu

Precision Digital Corp.

www.predig.com

SV-2400 LCD Touchscreen

Stealth.Com Inc.

www.stealth.com

UV1000 Universal Verbalizer

Omega Engineering

www.omega.com

Vision350

Unitronics

www.unitronics.com

HMI Software

FactoryTalk View Machine Edition*

Rockwell Automation

www.rockwellautomation.com

FactoryTalk ViewPoint **

Rockwell Automation

www.rockwellautomation.com

Genisis64

Iconics

www.iconics.com

Proficy HMI/SCADA - iFIX 5.0

GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms

www.gefanuc.com

Industrial PC

APL3000 Series **

Pro-face

www.profaceamerica.com

Kontron Industrial Silent Server (KISS)

Kontron

www.kontron.com

PowerPanelPC *

Modular Industrial Computers

www.mic.com


Flowmeters

Micro Motion 2-wire transmitter *

Emerson Process Management, Micro Motion Division

www.micromotion.com

Optimass 2000

Krohne Inc.

www.krohne.com

SM Magnetic Inductive Flow Meter

ifm efector inc.

www.ifmefector.com

ST51 Flow Meter **

Fluid Components International (FCI)

www.fluidcomponents.com

Process Sensors

Fluke Ti25 Thermal Imager *

Fluke Corp.

www.fluke.com

Saveris **

Testo Inc.

www.testo.us

Slurrytrac

CiDRA

ww.cidra.com


Discrete Sensors

Multi-Code Reader

ifm efector inc.

www.ifm.com/us

OG-Cube **

ifm efector inc.

www.ifmefector.com

R-Gage QT50R Sensor *

Banner Engineering Corp.

www.bannerengineering.com

Machine Vision

In-Sight Micro *

Cognex

www.cognex.com

IPD GigE VA61 Vision Appliance

Dalsa

www.goipd.com

NI Smart Camera Family **

National Instruments

www.ni.com

PLC/PAC

CX1030 Embedded PC * (tie)

Beckhoff Automation

www.beckhoffautomation.com

Simatic ET 200S IM151-8 PN/DP **

Siemens Energy & Automation

www.sea.siemens.com

The Click PLC * (tie)

AutomationDirect

www.automationdirect.com

Power

CR6300 series ** (tie)

CR Magnetics

www.crmagnetics.com

EPower *

Eurotherm

www.eurotherm.com

Sitop ** (tie)

Siemens Energy & Automation Inc.

www.sea.siemens.com

Safety

Contactron Reversing Starter

Phoenix Contact

www.phoenixcontact.com

SafetyEye *

Pilz Automation Safety LP

www.pilz.com

Simatic Safety Matrix V6.1 **

Siemens Energy & Automation

www.sea.siemens.com


Drives

AF-6 Series Drives *

GE Consumer & Industrial

www.geelectrical.com/drives

ION 3000 Digital Drive

Performance Motion Devices, Inc.

www.pmdcorp.com

MCA 121 EtherNet/IP Option**

Danfoss Drives

www.danfossdrives.com

Motion Controllers

Aries Controller

Parker's Electromechanical Automation Division

www.parkermotion.com

IndraControl MLC with Robotics *

Bosch Rexroth - Electric Drives and Controls

www.boschrexroth-us.com

MR-MQ100

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Inc.

www.meau.com

Q170MCPU **

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Inc.

www.meau.com

Motors, Motion

8KS series motor

B&R Industrial Automation Corp.

www.br-automation.com

Electric Monorail System **

SEW-Eurodrive

www.seweurodrive.com

LaserTurn 1 *

Aerotech Inc.

www.aerotech.com


Enclosures

Net-Access Overhead Cable Routing System **

Panduit Corp.

www.panduit.com

Net-Access Server Cabinet and Cooling Door

Panduit Corp.

www.panduit.com

Vortex A/C, Model #7770 *

Vortec - ITW Air Management

www.vortec.com

Ethernet Hardware

Compact Link Selector *

B&R Industrial Automation Corp.

www.br-automation.com

EK1501, EK1521 EtherCAT **

Beckhoff Automation

www.beckhoffautomation.com

X20 Stand-alone hub

B&R Industrial Automation Corp.

www.br-automation.com

Ethernet Switches

750-871 Ethernet Programmable Fieldbus Controller **

Wago Corp.

www.wago.us

EDS-G308 Ethernet Switch

Moxa Americas Inc.

www.moxa.com

Lanolinx LNX-1802GN

Aaxeon Technologies Inc.

aaxeon.com

Stratix 8000 *

Rockwell Automation

www.rockwellautomation.com

I/O Systems

HART-enabled migration solution

Invensys Process Systems, Foxboro

www.ips.invensys.com

IO-Link

Balluff

www.balluff.com

IP67 Ethernet I/O Module **

Molex

www.molex.com

Snap I/O for Allen-Bradley Systems *

Opto 22

www.opto22.com

Network Hardware

MES Interface Applicance

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Inc.

www.meau.com

SeaLink USB Serial Adapters**

Sealevel Systems Inc.

www.sealevel.com

Versacard PCIe *

Molex Inc.

www.woodhead.com/

Signal Conditioning or Diagnostics

eNetMeter DN

Molex Inc.

molex.com

EtherStax Analog Input Modules **

Acromag

www.acromag.com

miniMoore *

Moore Industries

www.miinet.com

Wireless, General

ConnectPort X4 NEMA **

Digi International

www.digi.com

Ion Wireless Security Application *

Apprion

www.apprion.com

OnCell G3100

Moxa Technologies

www.moxa.com

SAI Bluetooth

Weidmuller

www.weidmuller.com

Wireless, IEEE 802.11

AWK-3121

Moxa Technologies Inc.

www.moxa.com

ILX34-AENWG *

ProSoft Technology

www.prosoft-technology.com

Intrinsically Safe Power over Ethernet

MTL Inc.

www.mtl-inst.com

MatchPort b/g Pro **

Lantronix

www.lantronix.com


Note: Engineers' Choice Award *winners and **honorable mentions designated below; all nominees product descriptions available online at www.controleng.com/awards

Control Systems

AC 700F *

ABB

www.abb.com/controlsystems

Centum VP

Yokogawa

www.yokogawa.com/us

Loop-Pro with NSS Modeling

Control Station Inc.

www.controlstation.com

SmartSignal Plant PlantAPS**

SmartSignal Corp.

www.smartsignal.com





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