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Inductive sensor with IO-Link
Inductive measurement sensors with IO-Link and a voltage output complete the range of Turck’s sensor portfolio. The flexibility of the new analog sensors offers users a range of different application ...

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Incledon launches latest Tekflo couplings
Incledon, a leading provider of quality fluid conveyance products and solutions, recently launched a new range of universal couplings, adding to its current range of Tekflo-branded products based on quality, ...

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Specialised dry-type transformers for Saldanha port upgrade
Transnet’s upgrade of its port facility at Saldanha Bay will include dry-type transformers from specialist company Trafo Power Solutions. The company is supplying specialised transformers for the ...

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Latest articles

Turck Banner appointments Kenneth McPherson as sales director
Turck Banner, News

Turck Banner in South Africa is pleased to announce the appointment of Kenneth McPherson as sales director. He will head up all the sales and marketing activities for the company. As a lifelong enthusiast ...
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Taking sampling to new heights
Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration

With the general decline in ore grades in mining, FLSmidth’s market-leading expertise in mineral sampling and laboratory automation holds increasing value to mines. “The more you understand about ...
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Pepperl+Fuchs to host a free, five-day online event
Pepperl+Fuchs, News

Pepperl+Fuchs’ 2020 Online Summit is a free digital platform that will allow customers and other interested parties to learn about the latest trends and solutions in factory and process automation – even ...
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Aguru announces agreement with French industrial services company Ennovia
News

Aguru Business Solutions (Aguru), a company specialising in automation and digital transformation advisory and project management services, has announced that it has entered into a reseller agreement ...
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AGVs for automated production
SICK Automation Southern Africa, Motion Control & Drives

Automated and flexible production processes are the answer to increasing quantities, smaller batch sizes, and high production speeds. Automated guided vehicle (AGVs) systems and their smaller relatives, ...
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Wireless detection of erosion corrosion
Emerson Automation Solutions, Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration

While many forms of corrosion can be anticipated depending on the presence of corrosion causing factors such as H2S, water injection and oxygen in dry pipelines, erosion caused as a result of sand or ...
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Rope access used for inspection at pulp and paper plant
News

When a pulp and paper producer required inspection and maintenance of its fire-water reticulation system, it turned to rope access specialist Skyriders to provide a quick and cost-effective solution. ...
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In memoriam: Hendrick Frederik (Hennie) Prinsloo
SAIMC, SAIMC

It is with great sadness that the SAIMC announces the death of branch general manager Hennie Prinsloo after a short but brave battle with cancer. A stalwart and passionate member of the SAIMC since ...
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Electrical certificate of compliance (COC) for instrumentation: non-hazardous installations
Everest Equipment & Control, Electrical Power & Protection

An instrument and control installation’s scope of work often never makes a request for a certificate of compliance: it is assumed to be an electrical function and hence many installations are non-compliant. ...
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Africa Automation Technology Fair announces launch of virtual event series
Reed Exhibitions, News

The Africa Automation Technology Fair (AATF) organiser, Reed Exhibitions, announced the launch of a series of virtual events to take place from July 2020 on the AATF digital platforms. The event series ...
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Complete Hager electrical distribution solutions available from EM
ElectroMechanica, News

A complete range of products and systems for electrical distribution in industrial, residential and commercial buildings is available from leading supplier ElectroMechanica (EM). “Customers include professional ...
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Cummins South Africa remains a key supplier to critical sectors
News

Cummins South Africa has been issued with the necessary permits to operate as a key supplier to critical sectors during the national lockdown. In addition, some employees have been exempted from the lockdown ...
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Interference-free transmission with the Ethernet media converter
Phoenix Contact, Fieldbus & Industrial Networking

The new FL MC EF 660 SCRJ media converter from Phoenix Contact enables the connection of cost-effective polymer and HCS/PCF fibre technology. The optical transmission of data via fibre optics is free ...
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Bluetooth low energy IoT development kit
RS Components SA, Industrial Wireless

RS Components is now offering the Bluetooth Low Energy IoT Development Kit (B-IDK) from ON Semiconductor. Based on the industry’s lowest power Bluetooth Low Energy radio System-on-Chip (SoC), the modular ...
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Crimp and cleave connectivity solution for industrial networks
KVMTech, Enclosures, Cabling & Connectors

This product was launched by KVMTech at Africa Automation Fair 2019.
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Systematic flow metering
Siemens Digital Industries, Flow Measurement & Control

Aguas de Saltillo, the water utility company which serves the Mexican city of Saltillo, is responsible for supplying drinking water to a population of around 850 000. To ensure a reliable supply to this ...
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Guaranteed power protection
Schneider Electric South Africa, Electrical Power & Protection

During energy month, it may be time to assess what equipment in your office or data centre is critical to keep online. Adopting smart uninterruptible power supply (UPS) technology has become the preferred ...
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Africa Medical Supplies Platform launched
Bearing Man Group t/a BMG, News

The Africa Medical Supplies Platform (AMSP), of which local company, Invicta Holdings, is a key supplier, is now officially live as part of a continent-wide effort to contain the Covid-19 pandemic. In ...
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