System Integration & Control Systems Design


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Rockwell Automation upgrades control at Mozal Aluminium
February 2019, Rockwell Automation
Rockwell Automation has migrated the control systems at Mozal Aluminium’s furnace assembly and ladle cleaning shop to its modern DCS based on the PlantPAx design standard.

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EtherCAT measurement modules extended
February 2019, Beckhoff Automation
System-integrated precision measurement technology for efficient machines and test benches.

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Integrated control solution for car heater manufacturing
January 2019, Beckhoff Automation
TwinCAT CNC automates dispensing system used in the automotive industry.

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Black Rock Mine Operations
January 2019, IS³ - Industry Software, Solutions & Support
Performance excellence through enhanced decision making and real-time management in a ­centralised control environment.

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Ultrasonic sensors for the OEM business
January 2019, Turck Banner
Turck has expanded its ultrasonic sensor family with the introduction of the RU50 Eco series for price-sensitive OEM projects. The company was able to develop an ultrasonic sensor based on the latest ...

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Pre-assembled panel systems for pumping applications
January 2019, ElectroMechanica
A complete range of robust pre-assembled irrigation and solar pump panel systems are available from ElectroMechanica (EM) for a wide range of pumping applications. “These solutions are designed not only ...

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KVM Tech focuses on product excellence and superior support
January 2019
The intellectual property of KVM Tech was acquired by Alwyn Rautenbach in 2010 and a short while later current MD, Reghardt Rautenbach, joined the company. The intervening years have seen the company ...

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Craft breweries benefit from digitalisation with modular Siemens automation
December 2018, Siemens Digital Factory & Process Indust. & Drives
Deutsche Beverage Technology (Deutsche Beverage) supplies turnkey engineering solutions for breweries, with its main customer base in the high-growth craft beer sector.

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PC-based control simplifies building revitalisation
December 2018, Beckhoff Automation
PC-based building automation from Beckhoff is characterised by its openness, reliability, ease of use and long-term product availability. In the revitalisation of the Eurotheum high-rise building in Frankfurt, ...

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Yokogawa’s Centum VP R6 upgrade at ArcelorMittal South Africa
December 2018, Yokogawa South Africa
ArcelorMittal South Africa’s Vanderbijlpark facility is one of the world’s largest inland steel works. Cold Annealing Plant Nr.2 (CAPL#2), has been running on a Yokogawa COPSV CFCD distributed control ...

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PSY extends its offerings
December 2018, PSY International
PSY International, a recognised systems integrator for a number of well-known international brands, was recently appointed as an integrator for AC/DC. Paul Young, a director of PSY International, explains ...

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End-to-end system integration from Hybrid Automation
November 2018, Hybrid Automation
Hybrid Automation, an engineering solutions company, was started in October 2005 by member Sachin Singh in response to the need for a Siemens systems integrator. The company’s workshop and office is situated ...

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Flexible tower light from Rockwell Automation
November 2018, Rockwell Automation
Rockwell Automation has introduced the Allen-Bradley ControlTower 856T 70 mm Tower Light system to market. This new system incorporates brighter LED illumination and a broad offering of visual and sound ...

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Continuous baggage tracking
November 2018, SICK Automation Southern Africa
Delayed, damaged or lost baggage reduces customer satisfaction and generates additional costs. International Air Transport Association (IATA) Resolution 753 on baggage tracking is intended to encourage ...

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Veolia completes landmark project for Umgeni Water
October 2018
Part of the Lower Thukela Bulk Water Supply Scheme (LTBWSS), the plant, constructed at a cost of R1,4 billion and funded by Umgeni Water and the Department of Water and Sanitation, will eventually supply ...

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Plug-and-play IIoT development kit
October 2018, RS Components SA
RS Components has launched an IIoT development kit for the Harting modular industry computing architecture (MICA) edge computer. The kit is a simple plug-and-play system that enables fast digital condition ...

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Robot-assisted machinery for the fish industry
October 2018, Beckhoff Automation
Fully automated deboning and filleting of fresh fish.

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AST’s automated fire extinguishing systems
October 2018, Alien Systems & Technologies
Restoring protection after a fire is an integral part of the service.

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Tectra Automation resolves flight simulator challenges
October 2018, Tectra Automation
Simex, a South African company specialising in the fabrication and upgrading of flight training devices like flight simulators, contracted Tectra Automation to upgrade software, supply new hardware, and ...

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Smart factory technology to power the Industry 4.0 revolution
September 2018, Parker Hannifin Sales Company South
Many areas of the industrial sector are undergoing transformation, as robots, vehicles and control systems connect to the Internet. This networking trend is enabling unprecedented levels of automation, ...

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