General Manufacturing

Schneider Electric: PanelSeT SFN
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Schneider Electric: PanelSeT SFN

Introducing the PanelSeT SFN panel enclosures, new modular cabinets made of decarbonized steel, enabling to form large electrical panels, for industrial automation and control, electrical power distribution, and electronic applications. The PanelSeT SFN floor-standing decarbonized-steel modular enclosures are crafted for a reduced carbon footprint, increased robustness, unparalleled flexibility and improved operational efficiency.

Weidmuller USA: New Klippon Connect W2C & W2T DCS Marshalling Terminal Blocks
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Weidmuller USA: New Klippon Connect W2C & W2T DCS Marshalling Terminal Blocks

Weidmuller USA has introduced new Klippon Connect W2C and W2T Range signal wiring and signal marshalling terminal blocks that offer flexible solutions for complex production processes. Signal marshalling ensures the reliable connections of complex field signals to I/O systems in modern industrial plants. The single and double-level arrangement of Weidmuller’s DCS marshalling terminal blocks, combined with the provision of the four basic functions (fuse, feed-through, disconnect, and ground), enable users to achieve maximum flexibility when connecting their devices wired in the field.

Siemens: SINAMICS G220 – Innovation in Every Detail for All Industries
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Siemens: SINAMICS G220 – Innovation in Every Detail for All Industries

SINAMICS G220 is designed to meet current and future challenges in virtually every industry. Incorporating improved hardware and software, SINAMICS G220 takes digital drive technology to a new level, making applications more efficient, secure and future-proof. Developed for a broad variety of industries and needs, SINAMICS G220 is able to fulfill specific requirements with flexible hardware and software options.

Emerson: DeltaV Workflow Management Next-Generation Software Streamlines Pharmaceutical Development, Accelerates Speed to Market
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Emerson: DeltaV Workflow Management Next-Generation Software Streamlines Pharmaceutical Development, Accelerates Speed to Market

Emerson has recently introduced DeltaV Workflow Management, a next-generation software designed for life sciences companies in early-stage development. The new software continues Emerson’s expansion of capabilities of the evolving DeltaV automation platform to offer more scalable options to suit the needs of smaller life sciences innovators. For companies with limited IT infrastructure, DeltaV Workflow Management provides a cloud-based, software-as-a-service solution for simple recipe authoring, execution and electronic data capture.

Amphenol TPC Wire & Cable: New ATPC Medium Voltage Cables
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Amphenol TPC Wire & Cable: New ATPC Medium Voltage Cables

Recently, Amphenol TPC Wire & Cable has proudly announced the launch of its latest innovation: ATPC Medium Voltage Cables. Senior Product Manager, Dave Sedivy states “Our new ATPC Type MV cables expand our existing medium voltage cable offerings with additional options for conductor, insulation, and jacket materials. We are focused on providing a durable product at competitive prices and minimizing lead time to the customer.”

Pepperl+Fuchs: New Tab-IND Industrial Tablet Series for Non-Ex Applications
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Pepperl+Fuchs: New Tab-IND Industrial Tablet Series for Non-Ex Applications

In addition to the constantly growing enterprise mobility portfolio, Pepperl+Fuchs and its Finnish subsidiary Aava Mobile Oy are introducing a rugged tablet series in accordance with MIL-STD-810H for use in the industry. The slim Windows-based devices in the Tab-IND series are available with an 8-inch and 10-inch display and offer numerous customization options as well as an extensive range of accessories.

Balluff: IO-Link Wireless – Intelligent, Networked, Wireless
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Balluff: IO-Link Wireless – Intelligent, Networked, Wireless

Combining industrial networks with the IO-Link communication standard is an essential building block of the smart factory of the future. Up to now, intelligent sensors and actuators as well as binary and/or analog devices have been integrated via cables. However, process- and factory-automation applications are increasingly using wireless technologies, since they have many advantages. IO-Link Wireless offers a promising new standard. Balluff’s extensive IO-Link portfolio includes sensors with different operating principles as well as an unrivaled range of network and connection technology. With IO-Link Wireless, Balluff is expanding it’s portfolio in a modern and future-proof way that maintains system integration and compatibility.

Siemens: New Sinamics V20 Smart Access Web Server Module
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Siemens: New Sinamics V20 Smart Access Web Server Module

Siemens has recently announced the launch of its Sinamics V20 Smart Access web server module, designed to mount directly onto the drive, transforming a mobile device or laptop into a virtual operator panel for drive control. By providing a wi-fi hot spot, the wireless connection on this module facilitates setup, programming, commissioning, production monitoring and maintenance on a variety of machines and production equipment. A simple, embedded graphical user interface (GUI) enables easy use of the Sinamics V20 in every phase of operation.  No separate app is required, nor is a written operator manual needed, making operation of this new server module and subsequent drive control highly intuitive and easy-to-learn.

Hammond Manufacturing: 1590ZGRPBK Series Type 4, 4X Glass Reinforced Polyester Enclosures
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Hammond Manufacturing: 1590ZGRPBK Series Type 4, 4X Glass Reinforced Polyester Enclosures

Hammond Manufacturing introduces the 1590ZGRPBK Series of Type 4 and 4X glass reinforced polyester enclosure. These enclosures are molded from a black, glass reinforced polyester with a smooth finish, and include a gasketed lid with two piece “tongue and groove” construction, as well as a heavy duty, thick wall design. These enclosures have the North American Mark of Safety – they are C UL & UL listed, and they are certified to NEMA 4, 4X standards (UL 508A), and are File #E65324 and IP66 rated.

Emerson: New DeltaV Automation Platform Empowers Decisive Action from Plant to Enterprise
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Emerson: New DeltaV Automation Platform Empowers Decisive Action from Plant to Enterprise

As part of its Boundless Automation vision for helping organizations deliver more seamless operations, Emerson is evolving its DeltaV brand into the DeltaV Automation Platform. The newly expanded automation platform will include supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems, manufacturing execution systems (MES) and operations management software alongside the distributed control (DCS) and safety systems (SIS) and other technologies that have been part of the brand for decades. The evolution builds a more comprehensive automation platform to make it easier for users to deliver smarter, safer, more optimized and more sustainable operations.

Rockwell Automation: Enhanced ArmorBlock 5000 IO-Link Master Blocks Advance Automation Efficiency
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Rockwell Automation: Enhanced ArmorBlock 5000 IO-Link Master Blocks Advance Automation Efficiency

Manufacturers can further streamline operation processes and reduce deployment time with the release of an enhanced firmware and Add-on Profile (AOP) update in the Allen‑Bradley ArmorBlock 5000 IO-Link master blocks. The newly added features, coupled with the On-Machine capability, provide a significant boost in functionality and performance for applications within demanding industrial environments.

WAGO: 756 Series M8 and M12 Interconnecting Cables Now Available in Many Cable Lengths
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WAGO: 756 Series M8 and M12 Interconnecting Cables Now Available in Many Cable Lengths

WAGO is expanding its portfolio of sensor and actuator cables for I/O systems. The 756 Series M8 and M12 interconnecting cables are now available in pre-assembled form in many lengths between 0.3 and 20 meters. Custom cable lengths are also available upon request. The M8 and M12 cables are A-coded and available with pole numbers of 3, 4 and 5, so the right cable of the required length is now available for any I/O system for wiring sensors/actuators.

How the New AX Ex Industrial Enclosure Can Help Enhance Safe Manufacturing Practices
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How the New AX Ex Industrial Enclosure Can Help Enhance Safe Manufacturing Practices

As modern manufacturing becomes more variable and automation footprints become larger and more complex, the risk of industrial accidents increases, especially in the form of fires and explosions. While there are certainly precautions and processes manufacturers can implement to combat this risk and ensure safe manufacturing processes, today’s manufacturers need industrial enclosure solutions that are approved for use in potentially explosive atmospheres.

RS: New Siemens SIMATIC IPC MD-34A Industry 4.0 Tablet
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RS: New Siemens SIMATIC IPC MD-34A Industry 4.0 Tablet

RS is the exclusive online source for the new Siemens SIMATIC IPC MD-34A next-generation industrial tablet. This new Industry 4.0 tablet is equipped with a powerful Intel Core i5 processor and all of the necessary interfaces and add-on modules that organizations in manufacturing, field services, transportation and logistics, retail and hospitality, utilities, public safety, precision agriculture, and land management industries need to collect, visualize, process, and act upon real-time device, equipment, and facility data.

Rockwell Automation: New FactoryTalk Analytics GuardianAI Software Predicts Equipment Failures, Prevents Unplanned Downtime
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Rockwell Automation: New FactoryTalk Analytics GuardianAI Software Predicts Equipment Failures, Prevents Unplanned Downtime

FactoryTalk Analytics GuardianAI software offers maintenance engineers the insight to understand the current condition of assets on the plant floor. They receive early notice as soon as an asset begins deviating from normal. Armed with this knowledge, they can plan their maintenance activities based on which asset has the highest risk of failure and let other assets continue to run, without stopping production unnecessarily to perform service.

ARBOR: AEC-6000 Series Powering the Future of Edge AI
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ARBOR: AEC-6000 Series Powering the Future of Edge AI

Introducing ARBOR’s AEC-6000 Series fan-less Box PC featuring the new NVIDIA Jetson AGX Orin and an Arm Cortex-A78AE CPU that delivers up to 200 TOPS of AI performance and an advanced NVIDIA Ampere architecture GPU with 64 Tensor Cores. This innovative product delivers groundbreaking results by pushing the boundaries of technology. The AEC-6000 Series combines the advanced sophistication of the NVIDIA Jetson AGX Orin with an incredibly robust chassis. This provides embedded solutions that were not possible before.