SA Instrumentation & Control Magazine

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Innovating Africa's Industries - tomorrow's technology 4 today's expert
On 29 August at Emperors Palace Convention Centre, Johannesburg, Endress+Hauser South Africa launched Innovating Africa’s Industries (IAI), an exciting new conference established in cooperation with other ...


Universal enclosure system for electrical explosion protection
For many years, users have been waiting for a new, universal enclosure system in the field of electrical explosion protection. Having invested in this area, Pepperl+Fuchs has developed the GRP enclosure ...


Simple measurement of liquid levels
In 2016, VEGA introduced the Vegapuls 64, its first radar level sensor for liquids that measures at a frequency of 80 GHz, which allows considerably better focusing of the radar beam. With Vegapuls 64, ...


Latest articles

The power of data
Throughput Technologies, IT in Manufacturing

Gain access to important information with ProSoft's new OPC UA-based gateway and data logger.
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Johnson Controls introduces Verasys
System Integration & Control Systems Design

Johnson Controls recently introduced Verasys, a plug-and-play controls system that integrates heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) equipment and controls. Verasys offers customers ...
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SEW-Eurodrive launches Generation X.e
SEW-Eurodrive, News

Generation X.e represents the latest iteration of the highly-successful X series of industrial gear units, which has gained significant traction globally in industries as diverse as mining, cement and ...
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Monitor and control sedimentation
Morton Controls, Analytical Instrumentation & Environmental Monitoring

Quadbeam Technologies’ storm and wastewater sensor, the SWW, is a unique suspended solids sensor/turbidity meter. The intended use of the S20-SWW and S40-SWW sensors is the continuous monitoring of suspended ...
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Trafo supplies transformers for data centre application

Trafo Power Solutions recently supplied two 2000 kVA 11,6 kV/415 V dry-type transformers to a large data centre in Cape Town. Manufactured under stringent quality control conditions at Italian transformer ...
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KZN a key growth area for Bearings International

The Bearings International (BI) Durban branch stocks a wide range of bearings, electric motors, gearboxes, lubricants, seals, tools, and power transmission products for a range of industries. These include ...
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IoT data logger
Impact Measurement Solutions, Data Acquisition & Telemetry

IMS is known across the globe as a leading industry expert and manufacturer of condition monitoring data loggers and telemetry. The company performs data logger engineering, manufacturing and servicing ...
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Top data management on the DIN rail
Endress+Hauser, Data Acquisition & Telemetry

The data manager family of Endress+Hauser is growing. To meet the strong demand from the market for a smart, compact DIN rail data manager for mounting in the control cabinet, development of the RSG45 ...
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Phoenix Contact bids farewell to GM Peter Mauff
Phoenix Contact, News

Peter Mauff took on the position of general manager back in 2005, and sadly, after 14 years of loyal service, Phoenix Contact has bade him farewell. The company grew exceptionally well under his leadership ...
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Ham-Let smart valve nominated for IoT award
Fluid Systems Africa, News

In another remarkable achievement for the Ham-Let Group, its state-of-the art IoTH800 was nominated for best product award at the First Industry Of Things World Award 2019. The Ham-Let Internet-of-Things ...
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No weak links
Enclosures, Cabling & Connectors

EKD Kolibri energy chain from Powermite.
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Stakeless ground loop tester
Comtest, Electrical Power & Protection

Testing the grounding components of equipment in hard to reach spaces, including areas that are indoors or fully paved and do not permit driving auxiliary test stakes, is always challenging. Comtest is ...
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LM sensor for precise applications
Turck Banner, Sensors & Transducers

Banner’s LM series of precision measurement sensors is now available in an even more precise model that features a 0,002 mm analog resolution at a range of 40-80 mm. The new LM80 model also features a ...
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Infrared sensors for stock control
Gail Norton Instrumentation, Sensors & Transducers

Telco’s high performance, self-contained infrared sensor series provides a total solution for pulp and paper applications. This industry poses serious problems for photoelectric sensors as the highly ...
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Level monitoring of groundwater
WIKA Instruments, Level Measurement & Control

Much of our drinking water is extracted from subterranean resources. Water that falls to the surface of the Earth drains not only into rivers and lakes, much of it will permeate into subterranean reservoirs. ...
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Integrated earth leakage protection
Schneider Electric South Africa, Electrical Power & Protection

Schneider Electric has announced the introduction of integrated earth leakage protection for its Compact NSX and NSXm moulded circuit breaker ranges. “The award-winning Compact NSX moulded case circuit ...
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I/O solutions with Profinet redundancy
Turck Banner, Fieldbus & Industrial Networking

Turck’s Simple IO-Link Device Integration, SIDI for short, simplifies the handling of IO-Link. As its first fieldbus module with Profinet S2 system redundancy, the company has introduced the TBEN-L5-8IOL. ...
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RS announces availability of interconnection solutions from HARTING
RS Components SA, Enclosures, Cabling & Connectors

RS Components has extended its industrial connector portfolio with new solutions from HARTING, including the recently launched Han 1A connector. The new Han 1A is a significantly smaller connector than ...
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