Vibration pen for hazardous areas May 2022, R&C Instrumentation Vibration and temperature are the most common parameters measured on process plants to predict equipment failure or process problems. As part of the extensive range of vibration measurement products and IS rated instruments from R&C Instrumentation, the TV712 series from Time now comes in IS versions for EX Hazardous areas such as coal mines and chemical plants.
Process safety transformed by TDL technology January 2022, Elemental Analytics Servomex has introduced a new advantage to safety systems with its unique line lock technology incorporated into the latest tunable diode laser (TDL) analysers.
Reduce the risk of shock and arc flash January 2022, Comtest Comtest now offers a new Fluke tester to the market, which sources both AC and DC steady-state voltage for Hi-Z and Lo-Z instruments, thus simplifying safety compliance testing.
Preconfigured fail-safe circuit from Festo November 2021, Festo South Africa The preconfigured Festo fail-safe circuit is ready to install in the control cabinet as a safe and low-cost alternative when it comes to fail-safe technology.
Flameproof cable glands November 2021, Pratley 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.
Gigabit intrinsically safe Ethernet November 2021, Extech Safety Systems Eaton’s 9470 product range provides cost-effective intrinsically safe (IS) Gigabit Ethernet equipment that can be installed and maintained easily in hazardous areas.
IS interface for signal processing November 2021, Endress+Hauser South Africa Endress+Hauser’s RN series interface modules power the foundation of measurement instrument loops and safety instrumented systems.
Fluke’s intrinsically safe tools September 2021, Comtest Fluke offers a growing number of intrinsically safe tools, which dampen the available energy at the output terminals and do not produce any static electricity.
Inventory management for LNG September 2021, Endress+Hauser South Africa Endress+Hauser’s innovative instrumentation and advanced inventory management solutions for LNG storage tanks ensure safe operation of plant and high levels of inventory transparency.
Smart machines improve safety September 2021, Rockwell Automation Manufacturers can harness the power of data to improve their safety compliance and performance using two new smart safety devices from Rockwell Automation.
Troubleshooting process loops in Ex areas September 2021, Comtest Tracking down problems within a process loop can be a difficult challenge in the best of environments. Doing so in an area that has the potential for explosion takes the degree of difficulty to another level.
Wi-Fi in South African underground coal mines August 2021, Extech Safety Systems, Industrial Wireless In the author’s opinion, Wi-Fi and all it offers can dramatically improve safety in all industries, including underground coal mines.
Monitor access to cabinets July 2021, Turck Banner A gas transfer station of the Villingen-Schwenningen municipal utility company uses Turck Banner’s IMX12-CCM to monitor control cabinets and thus offer reliable protection from manipulation.
Tube connector for Ex areas May 2020, Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa Parker Hannifin has extended its Phastite permanent instrumentation connection range, which is now available in a number of corrosion-resistant alloys (CRAs), including Alloy 825, 625 and Super Duplex, ...