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  • Non-Contact Radar Instrument for Level Measurement

    December 23, 2015

    The Optiwave 6300 C radar device is ideal for solid measurement, specifically designed for measuring the uneven surface of silo contents. It measures powder, granulates, and bulk solids in buffer silos, hoppers, bulk storage containers, and on conveyor belts. Its versatile design makes it suitable...

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  • Intelligent Controller Eliminates Manual Baghouse Rounds

    December 18, 2015

    B-PAC series of baghouse performance analyzers and controllers offer a combination of features to help dust collector operators reduce operating costs, minimize maintenance rounds, eliminate visual inspections, and meet EPA or OSHA compliance simultaneously. The controllers tightly integrate...

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  • Cybersecurity Solutions Vital for Manufacturing’s Survival

    December 18, 2015

    International Society of Automation (ISA) executive director Patrick Gouhin delivered a keynote address, entitled, “Utilizing an Operational Technologies Approach to Mitigating Cybersecurity Risk” at the Cybersecurity Conference in Raleigh, NC, December 15, which was co-hosted by the US...

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  • New Weighing Electronics for Batching, Filling Processes

    December 16, 2015

    The Siwarex WP251 weighing module is a flexible solution for batching and filling processes with Simatic S7-1200, and can also be operated independently and used in stand-alone mode without a CPU. It comes with four digital inputs, four digital outputs, one analog output, an Ethernet port (Modbus...

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  • 3D Scanners for Bulk Solid Level, Volume Measurement

    December 15, 2015

    The Rosemount 5708 Series of 3D solids scanners offers continuous measurement of level, volume, and mass of bulk solids and powders in large vessels, bins, and silos. The new series uses acoustic measurement and 3D mapping technologies to provide accurate results even when measuring uneven or...

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  • The Application of FOUNDATION Fieldbus Research

    December 15, 2015

    The International Society of Automation (ISA) announces the publication of Applying FOUNDATION Fieldbus, a new book that serves as a comprehensive and practical guide to the theory, engineering, and implementation of FOUNDATION Fieldbus in process control systems. Authored by Bharat Ratilal (B...

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  • Pneumatic Sieving Webinar Announced

    December 14, 2015

    Accurately determining the particle size distribution of incoming materials and confirming the specifications of final product is imperative in any powder processing application. Pneumatic sieving offers an efficient and economical technique for analyzing materials with a high level of accurate and...

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  • Laser Level Measurement for the Mining Industry

    December 14, 2015

    The mining industry relies on level measurement for a number of applications. In recent years, non-contact level measurement has gained more and more interest due to its simplicity and reliability. In this particular environment, where sensors are prone to damage, not being in contact with the...

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  • EFCO Products Selects BatchMaster Software

    December 10, 2015

    BatchMaster Software, a leading provider of ERP solutions developed specifically for the process manufacturing industry, announced that EFCO Products Inc. has selected BatchMaster ERP with SAP Business One providing a cohesive, comprehensive ERP solution. EFCO's product lines include...

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  • Batching, Weighing, and Handling Systems and Controls

    December 9, 2015

    Providing complete plant automation as well as simple applications, these systems are designed around the latest hardware and software technology. They are developed for expandability in scope, data collection, and communications. Every micro and minor material weighing system is carefully...

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