System Integration & Control Systems Design


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SCiBOTRON’s quality culture the key to success
May 2020
The company was founded on lean principles and quickly grew into a QSE (Qualifying Small Enterprise). Ricardo Paddy, managing director and founding member, attributes one of the reasons for the company’s ...

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Smart traffic management for Syntell
April 2021
Syntell is a leading South African technology company. One of its key projects is the running and management of one third of Johannesburg’s traffic lights. Syntell’s system is a full traffic management ...

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PCS Global implements 5-phase control system upgrade at Kiara Health
May 2021, PCS Global
Kiara Health is the first African company equipped with a fully-scaled server deployment in the AWS Cloud, as well as the first South African company to implement the AVEVA Flex Model.

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Managing thermal functions with heat exchangers
February 2021, Danfoss
The various heat exchanger options typically have different operating requirements, as well as preferable refrigerants per application.

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Compressed air savings in egg carton production
February 2021, Beckhoff Automation
Using open PC and EtherCAT-based automation technology, iZ Systems developed a compact standard controller that enables remote monitoring and optimisation of compressed air systems.

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Update for uniVision software
February 2021, ASSTech Process Electronics + Instrumentation
Wengor has added another version update for the uniVision configurable standard software for two- and three-dimensional image processing.

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Sustainability in practice at Omron
January 2021, Omron Electronics
Today, sustainability is no longer a niche topic, but something that companies are integrating into their business strategies on a daily basis. Not only are sustainability practices necessary to answer ...

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Portion cutter for fish and poultry
November 2020, Beckhoff Automation
Extremely fast and highly precise meat portion cutter leverages PC control.

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Five factors influencing the choice of industrial control hardware
January 2021, RJ Connect
Since industrial control systems are a major investment, system integrators are well advised to consider the following five factors during the equipment selection phase of a project.

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Pepperl+Fuchs: entering the digital age
January 2021, Pepperl+Fuchs
In today's digital world, data should be as readily available as electricity from the socket.

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Safe and reliable steel production
January 2021, Endress+Hauser South Africa
Improve the safety of your steel production with Endress+Hauser’s dependable measurement and software solutions.

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Omniflex enables mine water quality
October 2020, Omniflex Remote Monitoring Specialists
Water licences carry a ‘Burden of Proof’ that the licence holder will not harm the environment or the water system through its activities. This covers the use of water from the system and the responsible ...

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Safe and efficient water and wastewater treatment
October 2020, Endress+Hauser South Africa
Depending on the application and the industry, water needs to have different properties to ensure the quality of finished products and the overall safety of production.

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PC-based control monitors road tunnel with flexible scalability
October 2020, Beckhoff Automation
With more than 200 industrial PCs in operation, the Kaisermühlen Tunnel in Vienna shows that scalable PC-based control technology from Beckhoff is an optimum automation platform in this environment.

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PC-based control reduces complexity in folio applications
October 2020, Beckhoff Automation
BW Papersystems relied on PC-based control for the development of the eCon folio-size sheeter, which greatly reduced complexity and costs compared to the legacy system it replaced.

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Improved production capacity and efficiency
30 September 2020, Omron Electronics
BOLÇİ Bolu Chocolate (Bolci) was formed in 1992. It now has over 300 employees and produces over 800 different products. The company produces over 200 tons of chocolate items each month in a factory that ...

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EtherCAT I/O for conveyor control
September 2020, Beckhoff Automation
Integrated compact motor controller reduces cabling effort and increases diagnostic capabilities for roller conveyor systems.

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Robots could solve the social distancing problem
September 2020
While South Africa has seen a significant uptake in robotic technology, there are signs it will grow in the years to come as businesses make provision for these types of advancements.

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Fully automated CIP system upgrade at a food factory
September 2020, Hybrid Automation
Hybrid automation was recently approached to upgrade the CIP system at a food production plant based on the East Rand of Johannesburg.

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Machine upgrade at Rostberg
August 2020, Ana-Digi Systems
Ana-Digi Systems designs and delivers a state-of-the-art, reliable machine upgrade to match its client’s requirements of easy setup and low maintenance.

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