L-3 Communications wins contract to upgrade Machinery Control Systems for US Navy

Friday, February 26, 2010

L-3 Communications (www.L-3com.com) announced that it has been granted a contract to upgrade the Machinery Control System (“MCS”) on Military Sealift Command’s (“MSC”) T-AOE Fast Combat Support Ships….

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The new Allen-Bradley Kinetix 300 The new Allen-Bradley Kinetix 300 EtherNet/IP indexing servo drive for easier start-upEtherNet/IP indexing servo drive for easier start-up

Friday, February 26, 2010

Rockwell Automation (www.rockwellautomation.com) unveiled its latest servo drive — the Allen-Bradley Kinetix 300 EtherNet/IP indexing which provides end users and machine builders with the standardize capability on one…

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Farmers use CC-Link fieldbus control to make money from wastes

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

German farmers are using CC-Link (Control and Communication Link) fieldbus control system to produce power from biogas through slurry extraction. The biogas is transferred to fuel cogeneration plants…

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AMCI Stepper Drives UL Listed

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

AMCI has expanded their selection of UL Listed stepper drives in response to increased safety and performance requirements for machine builders and OEMs. The SD17040, SD31045, and SD17060…

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New DC Motors from AutomationDirect

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Cumming, GA — AutomationDirect’s new IronHorse™ permanent magnet DC 56C-frame motor line features totally enclosed non-vented (TENV) and totally enclosed fan-cooled (TEFC) models. The motors are constructed of…

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The new Productivity3000® Programmable Automation Controller (PAC)

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

AutomationDirect unveiled its latest logic controller, the Productivity3000 Programmable Automation Controller that combines the capabilities and features of a PC-based control system with that of a programmable logic…

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DC Tachometer Generators Feature Low Ripple

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Greenville, Del. – Servo2Go has just added a new high performance DC Tachometer Generator to its broad range of analog feedback devices and sensors. Manufactured by Servo-Tek Products…

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Posts and Clamps for Automation and Motion Control Machinery

Monday, February 22, 2010

Schaumburg, IL — Misumi USA, Inc. has introduced a series of new products to its comprehensive lines of Posts, Stands and Clamps. The new additions, which can be…

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Next-generation ABB Industrial Drive Module Expands to 600 HP

Friday, February 12, 2010

New Berlin, Wis. – ABB’s new drive module ACS850 is now available and UL listed up to 600 HP. The ACS850 features on-board safe-torque-off, a removable memory block,…

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Wittenstein’s Ternary Actuator Released with New Options

Friday, February 12, 2010

Ternary has been known as the Intelligent Integrated Actuator for nearly a decade. Since this revolutionary product came into the industrial world, it has developed beyond simply a…

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