Plant Automation - System Integration
Wireless mesh networks offer a viable workaround to traditional wired systems. They can be deployed without costly construction or downtime. In addition, the networks can provide data in real time and increase production. A...
Without proper grounding in a RS-422/485 installation, the user becomes vulnerable to common mode voltage transients that can compromise accurate data transfer and sensor measurements and damage equipment.
Companies should expect to start hearing a lot more about FDI in 2016, as products that support this new device integration standard come to market. Control Engineering Europe reports on FDI's journey so far.
AutomationDirect has added over 200 NEMA 4 and 4X enclosures and subpanel to their Hubbell-Wiegmann line for electrical, electronic, wet, and harsh environments with items ranging from wall mount enclosures to floor mount models.
HMS Industrial Networks AB has signed an agreement to acquire the Belgium-based company eWON SA, an IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) manufacturer of intelligent Internet-based remote access routers.
AutomationDirect’s Rhino PSE Series of encapsulated DC/DC converters are designed to provide power for sensitive loads in industrial process controls, factory automation and other industrial environments for equipment exposed to...