SA Instrumentation & Control Magazine

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IO-Link portfolio for decentralised automation
Turck Banner has expanded its IO-Link portfolio with a robust IO-Link master, a compact IO-Link master in IP20 and an I/O-hub with an additional power supply.


Humidity generator for probe calibration
Portable humidity generator delivers fast, accurate multi-point calibration of humidity probes and loggers.


Abrasive Flow Solutions celebrates its first year of business
Abrasive Flow Solutions (AFS) – specialists in the design and manufacture of slurry related valves – celebrates its first year of business.


Latest articles

A review of the 2021 MESA Africa conference
MESA Africa NPC, Editor's Choice

The overarching lesson from this year’s conference: yes, we have problems now and solutions are on the table, but we need collective action!
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TeSys Giga with digital innovation
Schneider Electric South Africa, Electrical Power & Protection

Schneider Electric has announced the release of the new generation of TeSys Giga series motor starters.
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Engineers help British wine growers achieve success
Instrotech, Sensors & Transducers

English growers realise that like all developing industries, as production grows so the need for efficiency increases.
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ESG certified as Level 2 contributor to B-BBEE

Invicta Holdings Limited’s Engineering Solutions Group (ESG) has achieved recognition as a Level 2 contributor to B-BBEE.
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Flameproof cable glands
Pratley, IS & Ex

A new flameproof cable gland range from Pratley allows for soft-bedding cables like PVC to be fitted to flameproof equipment without any concern regarding cable damage.
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Cybersecurity for operational technology: Part 4: Practical recommendations to reduce cybersecurity risks for OT systems
Wolfpack Information Risk , Editor's Choice

It is essential that IT professionals are able to clearly articulate cybersecurity risks to management.
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SAIMC: From the office of the CEO

Covid-19, vaccination and 5G are both culprits when it comes to the subject of rumours, false information and scare-mongering. I will not be talking about Covid as this is a highly controversial subject. ...
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Position detection for hydraulic cylinders
Instrotech, Pneumatics & Hydraulics

Instrotech now offers Siko’s SGH wire-actuated encoders to measure stroke as well as speed in hydraulic cylinders.
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TwinCAT for test rig automation
Beckhoff Automation, System Integration & Control Systems Design

Flexibility and high performance in control program generation for endurance testing.
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Digital transformation in mining
Endress+Hauser South Africa, IT in Manufacturing

The mining industry is in a prime position to benefit from the adoption of digital technology across its operations.
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Conveyor chain for special applications
Bearing Man Group t/a BMG, Motion Control & Drives

BMG’s comprehensive range of power transmission components incorporates ZMC industrial conveyor chains that offer dependable service in diverse applications, especially in food production.
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Parallel redundancy power module
Electrical Power & Protection

Mornsun Power has released its upgraded LIR-20 Din-rail parallel redundancy module.
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Safety over IO-Link
ifm - South Africa, IS & Ex

With the new AL200S PROFIsafe IO-Link module from ifm electronic, it is now possible to operate standard safety sensors and actuators via IO-Link.
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Eaton Oxalis CCTV cameras available from Extech
Extech Safety Systems, News

Extech Safety Systems is pleased to announce that it has been appointed by Eaton to sell the Oxalis CCTV cameras in southern Africa.
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Ultra-high-pressure hose from Parker
Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa, Pneumatics & Hydraulics

Parker Hannifin has launched PFX30-05, a DN8 ultra-high-pressure hose that offers improved service life in industrial water-jetting/blasting applications.
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Pyrometer for challenging applications
Instrotech, Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration

Instrotech now offers the new Optris CT 4M pyrometer for high-speed applications.
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Omron launches new laser sensor
Omron Electronics, Sensors & Transducers

New sensing technology detects difficult targets and reduces the need for complex installation design.
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Legacy alarm upgrade for Uganda’s power generator
Omniflex Remote Monitoring Specialists, System Integration & Control Systems Design

In a digital age, where we rely so heavily on computer-based equipment, do we still need bulky, hard-wired annunciator panels?
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