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A safe and easy way to check water quality
Ready-to-use water analysis panels from Endress+Hauser ensure water monitoring with minimum effort and maximum reliability.

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Intrinsically safe robot for tank inspection
Electrocomponents collaborates with industry specialists to develop revolutionary new method of inspecting petrochemical storage tanks.

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Emerson user conference to focus on smarter, safer, more sustainable operations
Emerson Users Exchange Live 2021 EMEA online conference offers new insights and innovations that are driving performance improvements for manufacturers.

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Latest articles

From the editor's desk: Is additive manufacturing poised to go mainstream?
Technews Publishing (SA Instrumentation & Control), News

As digital manufacturing technology pushes its way further towards the production floor, additive manufacturing (3D printing) is emerging as a viable option to complement the more traditional methods ...
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Schneider Electric redefines power distribution through digitalisation
Schneider Electric South Africa, Electrical Power & Protection

Introducing MasterPact MTZ next generation low-voltage breaker with embedded Class 1 metering to save time and energy.
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SAIMC: From the office of the CEO
SAIMC, SAIMC

In the last few publications we looked at the newly envisaged mechatronics qualification. We looked at the different groups within mechatronics as was recommended to ECSA, namely: factory automation, ...
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#EnergyEfficiency – the buzzword for 2021
Danfoss, Electrical Power & Protection

Danfoss Drives South Africa recently concluded a campaign of webinars, with energy efficiency as the main topic, in the mining energy and extraction sector.
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Success for NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
News

maxon congratulates on the successful Mars landing of the Perseverance rover.
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Proline t-mass F/I 300/500 from Endress+Hauser
Endress+Hauser South Africa, Flow Measurement & Control

The reliable and versatile all-rounder for pure gases and gas mixtures features alarm functions as well as bidirectional measurement and reverse flow detection.
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Control Loop: Loop Signatures 5
Michael Brown Control Engineering, Editor's Choice

This article outlines some of the practical problems and rules of thumb relating to final control elements, which can affect control in the real world.
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Vert Energy to support Yanmar in Southern Africa
News

Vert Energy is set to supply and support Yanmar industrial engines and power products in southern Africa.
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Telco sensors for arduous packaging applications
Gail Norton Instrumentation, Sensors & Transducers

Telco provides the packaging industry with infrared sensor solutions for challenging applications. The company’s sensor solution experience and problem-solving spans various fields including packaging, ...
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Obituary: Chris du Plessis: 14 June 1959 – 12 January 2021
SA Gauge, News

Chris started a company called Techniman in 1986 selling other companies’ products, but in 1992, Chris and his wife Judith founded SA Gauge.
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Update for uniVision software
ASSTech Process Electronics + Instrumentation, System Integration & Control Systems Design

Wengor has added another version update for the uniVision configurable standard software for two- and three-dimensional image processing.
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Intermot radial piston motors
Motion Control & Drives

Axiom Hydraulics has added another high quality brand to its impressive range of hydraulic components. With proven high quality Italian engineering, Intermot’s IAM radial piston motors are perfect for ...
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75 years of WIKA
WIKA Instruments, News

From pressure gauge factory to a global player for measurement technology.
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Measurement solutions for mining applications
Mecosa, Sensors & Transducers

As a technology leader in radiometric measurements, Berthold provides a wide range of analysers and measurement solutions that have been specifically designed for the mining and mineral processing industry.
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Wireless connectivity for hazardous locations
Comtest, Fieldbus & Industrial Networking

Comtest – local representative of Industrial Scientific, global leader in gas detection – has introduced the RGX Gateway, which enables designated safety contacts to receive real-time alerts for gas hazards, ...
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Pressure sensors for complete systems
Instrotech, Pressure Measurement & Control

There are often great benefits to optimising pressure sensors specifically for use and integration into higher-level complete systems.
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Fit for extreme applications
Endress+Hauser South Africa, Level Measurement & Control

The first 2-wire loop-powered compact transmitter enters the market.
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Robot streamlines food delivery
Omron Electronics, Motion Control & Drives

The robot was taking part in a month-long ‘Home on Demand’ automated courier service trial, testing the potential for using autonomous robots for deliveries to urban homes.
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