SA Instrumentation & Control Magazine


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Closing the gap
A new closed side setting (CSS) measurement device – the C-Gap – is now available to the South African market through Control Systems Rustenburg and Steelpoort. The C-Gap offers accuracy, safety and reliability ...

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New range of compact enclosures
After more than 50 years and 35 million enclosures sold, Rittal has introduced its small and compact enclosures in the form of the AX and KX series respectively. According to managing director of Rittal ...

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Carbon dioxide monitoring
Monitoring devices able to detect high levels of carbon dioxide have been introduced to the local market to help detect poor air quality that can lead to sick building syndrome. Distributed and supported ...

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Latest articles

BMG extends transmission range
Bearing Man Group t/a BMG, News

BMG has extended its range of power transmission components to include its recently upgraded Fenagrid Premium grid couplings. These taper grid steel flexible couplings accommodate angular, parallel and ...
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From the editor's desk: Maintenance is the new cool
Technews Publishing (SA Instrumentation & Control), News

An interesting spin-off of digitalisation in today’s manufacturing plants is how it has elevated the maintenance department from obscurity to the status of primary organisational profit driver. Preventative ...
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The emergence of a new future in the energy sector
Editor's Choice

Adaptively complex and persistent challenges in Africa are driving the need for a new future in the energy sector. Lack of access to energy, (more than 600 million people in Africa with no access to energy) ...
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From the editor's desk: AI is manufacturing’s new companion
Technews Publishing (SA Instrumentation & Control), News

Artificial intelligence (AI) is not new. In fact, the ideas have been around since the 1950s when Enigma code breaker, Alan Turing, discussed the building of intelligent machines in a scientific paper ...
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Africa Automation Technology Fair 2021
News

Positioned as the heartbeat of the industry in Africa, Africa Automation Fair has evolved and transformed to meet the needs of industry and is now named the Africa Automation Technology Fair. Africa ...
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Modular LED signal towers
RS Components SA, Sensors & Transducers

RS Components has launched the RS PRO range of preassembled, prewired and modular LED signal towers, providing OEM automation engineers and maintenance buyers with a cost effective means of visually signalling ...
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SAIMC: From the office of the CEO
SAIMC, SAIMC

Yes, you are at the right place – the president of the SAIMC position has been replaced by that of the CEO (yours truly). I would like to thank Annemarie for the wonderful work she has done as president ...
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Industri Tools & Equipment supplies Colliery Training College
News

The Colliery Training College (CTC) in Emalahleni (Witbank), has awarded Industri Tools & Equipment the 2020 contract to supply tool kits, which are used during mining and engineering related skills training. ...
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Rockwell Automation to acquire Avnet Data Security
Rockwell Automation, News

Rockwell Automation recently announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire privately held Avnet Data Security, an Israeli-based cybersecurity provider with over 20 years’ experience in cybersecurity ...
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Oval wheel flowmeters
Instrotech, Flow Measurement & Control

Instrotech has on offer three Kobold oval wheel flowmeters that give precise flow measurement for all viscous, non-abrasive clean liquids and can be used in a number of diverse applications, such as measurement ...
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Holistic approach to energy security
Electrical Power & Protection

As South Africans settle into the routine and inconvenience of load shedding and planning their activities around shifting electricity supply, it is businesses that are taking the biggest hit through ...
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Powerful dialogue modules for mobile machines
ifm - South Africa, Operator Interfaces, Switches & Relays

The new dialogue modules from ifm electronic have been developed for use in cabins and outside vehicles. Thanks to a high protection rating and optical bonding, they are optimally protected against moisture. ...
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4-wire performance in a compact housing
ASSTech Process Electronics + Instrumentation, Sensors & Transducers

Randburg instrumentation specialist, ASSTech, now includes in its product range the new Jumo dTrans T06 Junior multifunction 4-wire transmitter that offers great performance for a wide range of applications. The ...
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Neglected pressure gauges can lead to downtime and disaster
SA Gauge, Pressure Measurement & Control

Pressure and temperature gauges are often the most used instruments in a plant. Gauges are relatively inexpensive and because of their large quantity, gauge maintenance is often neglected, resulting in ...
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Services to optimise processes and results
Endress+Hauser South Africa, Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration

Looking for new ways to reduce costs? Need to better manage risks? Want to continuously improve asset performance during operation whilst maintaining compliance? Endress+Hauser can help. Today’s challenges ...
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SKF bares the truth about bearings
SKF South Africa, Motion Control & Drives

Correct equipment care is crucial to ensure optimal performance and reliability.
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ABB launches Ability Condition Monitoring for measurement devices
ABB South Africa, Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration

The ABB Ability Condition Monitoring for measurement devices is an innovative, digital solution that will keep continuous gas analysers under control to ensure clean air operations. The ground-breaking, ...
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