ABB Launches Easy-to-use Tool For Selecting MEPS Compliant Motors

With different MEPS (Minimum Energy Performance Standards) in force around the world, choosing the right motor can be a difficult task. ABB aims to make motor selection much easier with the Optimizer, a tool that quickly identifies the optimum motor for any MEPS worldwide and gives easy access to technical documentation.

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Mitsubishi Electric Europe Improves PLC-based Data Logging

In the push for increased overall equipment effectiveness (OEE), reduced energy usage, improved traceability, analysis of key performance indicators and more, the vital ingredient is data.

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Machinery Safety Training is a wise investment

Employees with responsibility for machinery safety - often multi-tasking - are increasingly expected not only to have, but also to prove, competence.

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Legrand Goes 3D with AVEVA

AVEVA PDMS LegrandLegrand’s Swifts IEC cable ladder, IEC cable tray, Salamandre distribution trunking and Cablofil wire mesh cable tray systems have been integrated into the industry leading AVEVA PDMS 3D design software.

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Council in Court Over Worker's 230 Volt Shock

Bury Council has appeared in court after one of its employees suffered an electric shock from a 230 volt mains cable.

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Condensation Can Spoil A Winter Per-formance

Rittal heatersOne of the problems encountered with outdoor enclo-sures is the onset of cold weather and consequently the possibility of condensation within the structure. In order to eliminate this unwanted natural event, Rittal’s standard range of heaters for their outdoor cabinet can keep the chill off delicate electronics housed within.

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Will Graphene Change Our Material Future, Layer By Layer

Researchers are aiming to develop a new class of materials with remarkable properties using one atom-thick substances such as graphene in a new collaborative project.

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New Easy to Wire I/O Terminal Blocks Available for Omron PLCs

Omron launches a new range of I/O terminal blocks for the CJ- and CS-series PLCs. The high-density I/O units (32 to 64 digital I/O points) of these PLC series are equipped with one or two 40-pin connectors.

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Safety Accreditation for Harland Simon UPS Ltd

Local business Harland Simon UPS Ltd has been awarded accreditation from safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety.

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Rittal Design Software for Fully Shrouded Busbar Systems

Rittal RPE softwareRittal’s RiLine60 shrouded busbar system has been developed to distribute power up to 1600A and with an extensive range of adaptors allows design engineers total flexibility.

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