Author Archive | Melissa Larson

6:42 pm
November 20, 2014
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Eaton’s V-Spring Telescoping Light Pole System Offers Safer, Less Expensive Lighting

Power management company Eaton today introduced the V-Spring Telescoping Light Pole from its Crouse-Hinds business, designed to increase safety and reduce labor costs associated with installing and maintaining lights at industrial facilities. The controlled lowering pole features spring assistance to easily move the fixture up and down vertically. The V-Spring system may prevent the need […]

6:48 pm
November 19, 2014
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Hayward ECP Series Thermoplastic Quarter Turn Electric Actuator Provides Superior Corrosion Resistance

Hayward Flow Control announces an addition to our line of Actuation and Controls with the new ECP Series Thermoplastic Quarter Turn Electric Actuators. The ECP features a GFPP (Glass Filled Polypropylene) housing that provides the actuator superior corrosion resistance and performance in environments and atmospheres where most metal actuators cannot. The ECP Series are available […]

6:41 pm
November 19, 2014
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Rockwell Automation Adds Mobile Capabilities to its FactoryTalk VantagePoint Software

Manufacturers now have the freedom to use any digital device to easily access optimized performance metrics and data analytics from plant floors and machines, thanks to new capabilities embedded in the FactoryTalk VantagePoint EMI v6.0 software from Rockwell Automation. The VantagePoint v6.0 software now includes VantagePoint mobile, a component that enables users to create displays […]

5:34 pm
November 18, 2014
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FLIR Debuts AX8 Temperature Sensor

The AX8, ideal for continuous condition monitoring and fire prevention, is a small and extremely affordable temperature sensor that provides early detection of temperature-related issues in electrical and mechanical equipment, guarding against unplanned outages, service interruptions, and equipment failure. Key features include: Compact size: Measuring only 54 x 25 x 95 mm, its compact size […]

3:48 pm
November 18, 2014
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Siemens Extends SITRANS Temperature Sensor Portfolio

Siemens has extended its offering of temperature sensors to include the SITRANS TS500 product family. The new resistance thermometers (RTDs) and thermocouples (T/Cs) are designed for universal use in the process industries. The products have a modular design, and offer a large range of sizes, materials, sensors and transmitters. The modular SITRANS TS500 products are […]

8:59 pm
November 17, 2014
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Fluke TiX Expert Series Infrared Cameras Offer Best-ever images

Fluke Corporation launches its highest resolution infrared camera ever: the Fluke® TiX Series Infrared Cameras. The TiX1000 (with 1024 x 768 resolution), TiX660, and TiX640 (both 640 x 480) feature up to ten times the on-camera pixels as are available on standard 320 x 240 cameras and a large 5.6-inch articulating display to help quickly identify issues […]

4:42 pm
November 17, 2014
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HARTING’s Ha-VIS LOCFIELD Antenna Creates New Possibilities in RFID Deployment

HARTING’s Ha-VIS LOCFIELD travelling wave UHF antenna makes it possible to create a passive RFID reading zone with a single antenna for applications like smart shelving systems, wireless sensor networks, door and window pass-throughs and tool identification processes in machines. It overcomes the challenges in trying to create a viable, large transponder reading zone the […]

5:43 pm
November 14, 2014
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Siemens Scalance M Routers Provide Remote Access

Siemens introduces three Scalance M series of rugged industrial routers that are designed to reliably operate in areas normally restricted from wireless communication, including water treatment plants and medical applications. The Scalance M812-1 and Scalance M816-1 routers give users remote access to automation networks and components from anywhere in the world over public digital subscriber […]