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POSITAL kit encoders certified for compliance with BiSS interface standards

POSITAL kit encoders certified for compliance ..

POSITAL has received certificates of compliance for its family of kit encoders that feature BiSS C interfaces. These encoders are designed to be installed in motors or drives, providing the control system with position feedback to over single- or...

2021-07-30
Variohm EuroSensor’s new ETP21R temperature sensor is spec’d for railway applications

Variohm EuroSensor’s new ETP21R temperature ...

Variohm EuroSensor has launched a new variant of its well-proven ETP21 series temperature sensor that fulfils the demanding specifications required by the railway industry. The ETP21R builds upon the pedigree of...

2021-07-28
Maximizing growth of bell pepper plants by optimizing climate conditions through infrared temperature solutions

Maximizing growth of bell pepper plants by ...

Exergen Global: The internet of agricultural things (IoAT) has revolutionary potential called The Third Green Revolution. A smart web of sensors, cameras, robots, drones and other connected devices allows for an unprecedented level of control and...

2021-07-27
Why Apiago integrates Zemic load cells into its smart beehives

Why Apiago integrates Zemic load cells into ...

Zemic Europe: There are concerns about bees, because bee numbers decline worldwide. More than half of the wild bee species are threatened with extinction. Bees are an important link in the food chain because pollination is important for food...

2021-07-27
Smart Farming Study: use of clever infrared sensors

Smart Farming Study: use of clever infrared ...

Exergen Global: Climate change, manifesting itself in storms, floods and especially droughts have continued to trouble businesses all over the world. This change has significant, often negative, impact on farming systems globally. It is projected...

2021-07-27
Non contact temperature measurement for the metal industry

Non contact temperature measurement for the ...

Micro-Hybrid: Casting, forging or die forming: Sensors survey material temperatures for control and optimization of the entire process in metal production or processing. In the metal industry, work is performed usually fully automated because of...

2021-07-26
SG for fiber composites available immediately ex stock from HBM

Tensile-compressive force sensor for easy ...

HBM: HBK has created a robust force sensor to provide long-term stability and exceptionally precise measurement results, even in harsh applications and difficult environments where traditional load cells would struggle to function reliably –...

2021-07-26
SG for fiber composites available immediately ex stock from HBM

HBK Ensures Safe Passage for Viking Ship ...

HBM: Transportation of a Viking-era burial ship is set to go ahead, following the use of weighing technology that provided the project team with accurate data to ensure the ancient structure would not be damaged. The artefact is the biggest of...

2021-07-23
Providing Actionable LiDAR Point Cloud Deliverables and the Inertial Labs RESEPI

Providing Actionable LiDAR Point Cloud ...

Inertial Labs, Inc.: What is LiDAR Point Cloud? A LiDAR point cloud is a collection of millions (even billions) of points that is used to accurately map an environment in a way similarly to how a pointillism painting creates a picture. Each of these points...

2021-07-22
More advantages with Temposonics R-Series V PROFINET

More advantages with Temposonics R-Series V ...

Temposonics: With functions such as machine monitoring and predictive maintenance, the focus of the new sensor generation is Industry 4.0. With the update, this output option will take on an even more important role in optimizing productivity in...

2021-07-21
Laser scanners enable fast and efficient analyses of drill core and mineral samples

Laser scanners enable fast and efficient ...

Micro-Epsilon: Laser scanners from Micro-Epsilon are used for the geological analysis of drill core and mineral samples. With its special x-ray analysis equpiment (XRF scanners), the company Cox Analytical Systems relies on the sensor technology...

2021-07-20
CO2 and CH4  Gas Warning Systems for the University of Technology Sydney

CO2 and CH4 Gas Warning Systems for the ...

MSR-Electronic’s gas detectors monitor CO2, CH4 gases and O2 deficiency in laboratory areas. Centrally located, practice-oriented and innovative. The University of Technology Sydney is a public research university for engineering and natural...

2021-07-20
Pressure, vacuum and differential pressure switches: Value Engineered Products’ aerospace quality pressure switches available from Variohm EuroSensor

Pressure, vacuum and differential pressure ...

Variohm EuroSensor: Value Engineered Products (VEP) is a leading designer and manufacturer of aerospace class pressure, vacuum and differential pressure switches for air and compatible fluids. Part of the USA-based World Magnetics family - represented...

2021-07-20
Safety laser scanner PSENscan from Pilz with up to three separate safety zones and up to 70 switchable configurations - More flexible and productive monitoring of mobile and stationary applications!

Safety laser scanner PSENscan from Pilz with ...

Pilz GmbH & Co. KG: Additional digital inputs and outputs are now available for the safety laser scanner PSENscan: Up to 70 switchable configurations can now be implemented and up to three separate safety zones can be monitored simultaneously...

2021-07-16
Optimized laser sensors for structured and metallic surfaces

Optimized laser sensors for structured and ...

Micro-Epsilon’s optoNCDT 1900LL sensors are designed for distance measurements on metallic and structured surfaces. These sensors use a small laser line in order to achieve precise measurements on inhomogeneous surfaces. optoNCDT 1900LL...

2021-07-15
All-in-one system for precise inline thickness measurements

All-in-one system for precise inline ...

Micro-Epsilon: The thicknessGAUGE system measures the thickness of strip and plate materials reliably and with the highest precision. Depending on the measurement task, different variants with different sensor technologies are available. In...

2021-07-14
Position monitoring in free fall

Position monitoring in free fall

SIKO GmbH: Heavy machinery in specialist civil engineering requires precise and reliable components in order to be able to perform the respective functions reliably. The absolute rotary encoders WV58MR from SIKO GmbH, manufacturer of sensors and...

2021-07-13
Automated monitoring of a coil diameter

Automated monitoring of a coil diameter

Micro-Epsilon: In order to precisely determine the changeover time of coils, optoNCDT ILR2250-100 laser distance sensors from Micro-Epsilon continuously detect the coil diameter with highest precision. They can also be used in harsh industrial...

2021-07-12
MSR-Electronic installs CO2 gas warning system for gin distillery near Graz

MSR-Electronic installs CO2 gas warning ...

MSR-Electronic: MSR gas sensors detect hazardous ambient air during the production process. Aeijst is a Styrian gin. Named after the dialect word for branches. Produced in southern Styria. Aeijst is made from 100 % organic ingredients. 9 different...

2021-07-09
Laser Displacement Sensor LAS2-TM - Powerful  sensors in a compact design

Laser Displacement Sensor LAS2-TM - Powerful ...

Waycon: Laser distance sensors of the LAS2-TM series impress with their high precision and their miniature housing. The optical sensors measure precisely at distances of up to 500 mm and achieve a linearity of ±0.13 % in addition to a...

2021-07-07
Fertility monitoring with CO2 breath gas analysis

Fertility monitoring with CO2 breath gas ...

Micro-Hybrid: Measuring the concentration of carbon dioxide in exhaled air with infrared technology is the key to an innovative, digital ovulation test for women. A new method of tracking fertile days in the cycle opens up yet another field of...

2021-07-07
Ready for AI: powerful, freely programmable smart cameras with NVIDIA Jetson modules

Ready for AI: powerful, freely programmable ...

Baumer presents the AX smart cameras, its first industrial-grade smart cameras that combine the market-leading NVIDIA Jetson modules with powerful Sony CMOS sensors to create a compact, flexible, and freely programmable image processing platform for AI...

2021-07-05
More than DNV-GL: Rotary encoder for robust offshore applications

More than DNV-GL: Rotary encoder for robust ...

Baumer: For ships out in rough seas, the failure of machinery on deck means an end to the journey or considerably slowed maneuvers, including the associated high financial costs. For this reason, some components are often replaced every time the...

2021-07-02
Exergen integrates unique unpowered IRT/C sensor in machines highest mechatronic's (MHM) innovative screen printing equipment for textiles

Exergen integrates unique unpowered IRT/C ...

Exergen Global announced the integration of their unpowered IRt/c sensor solution into MHM’s screen printing line which stands for innovation, quality and reliability. MHM, founded in 1980 has been a pioneer in the textile screen printing...

2021-06-30
Customization options for NDIR gas sensors

Customization options for NDIR gas sensors

Micro-Hybrid: The development of OEM modules for gas analysis requires extensive experience, modern technologies and electronics engineering at the highest level. In detail, a close and good coordination of a multitude of parameters regarding...

2021-06-29
Innovative 3D snapshot sensor for inline inspection of geometry, shapes and surfaces

Innovative 3D snapshot sensor for inline ...

Micro-Epsilon: The innovative surfaceCONTROL 3D 3500 sensor from Micro-Epsilon is used for high-precision inline 3D measurements. With a repeatability of up to 0.4 µm in the z-axis, the sensor reaches a new performance level. The snapshot...

2021-06-28
Powerful laser scanner for large measuring ranges

Powerful laser scanner for large measuring range

Micro-Epsilon: The new scanCONTROL 30xx laser scanners from Micro-Epsilon now offer large measuring ranges up to 200 mm. The high performance scanners are used for 2D/3D profile measurements in industrial production processes. Precision and high...

2021-06-28
CO gas measurement in Jaguar Land Rover garage in the Burj Alfardan tower, Doha

CO gas measurement in Jaguar Land Rover ...

MSR-Electronic: Gas sensors from MSR-Electronic monitor 1000 parking spaces in the tower. Alfardan Properties - Qatar's leading luxury real estate developer opened another iconic tower in Marina District, Lusail City, which also houses the world's...

2021-06-25
Senix and AirWire LoRa Wireless System and ToughSonic Sensors used to Remotely Monitor Water Level

Senix and AirWire LoRa Wireless System and ...

Senix Corporation: The Causey-Lingo area, about 300 square miles in extent, is in south-central Roosevelt County on the High Plains of eastern New Mexico, adjacent to Bailey and Cochran Counties, Texas. An increase in the use of ground water for...

2021-06-24
High-performance laser distance sensor for large measurement distances in industrial applications

High-performance laser distance sensor for ...

Micro-Epsilon: The high-performance optoNCDT ILR2250 laser distance sensor is used whenever large measuring ranges and high accuracy are required. The optoNCDT ILR2250 can be installed at distances up to 100 m, and even up to 150 m with a...

2021-06-23
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