SA Instrumentation & Control Magazine

Featured articles

Thermal imaging in materials testing
The Raytek ThermoView TV40 thermal imaging camera with ThermoView software is an ideal choice for material testing applications.


Parker’s High Performance Flange system
Parker Hannifin has announced that its mechanical flange system for machines and plants with working pressures of up to 420 bar has gained DNV GL approval for marine applications.


Digital pressure gauge with IO-Link
Instrotech now offers Kobold’s new MAN-SC/LC intelligent digital pressure gauge with IO-Link


Latest articles

SAIMC: From the office of the CEO

The Identification of Engineering Work that has been in the making since 2000, was eventually gazetted in March this year. People now have roughly three years to comply – depending on your surname. ...
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Top 10 industries under attack
Comtest, News

Research from the 2H 2020 Netscout Threat Intelligence Report highlights the impact of Covid-19 on DDoS attack activity.
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Five considerations when creating a wastewater machine monitoring plan
TANDM Technologies, Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration

In a water scarce country like South Africa, handling wastewater correctly is not a luxury but an essential service.
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IS³ accelerates digital transformation through its AVEVA Select partnership
IS³ - Industry Software, Solutions & Support, News

IS³ has announced that it has become the first AVEVA Select partner in the EMEA region, making it the only authorised distributor for AVEVA products in southern Africa.
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ETG hosts second EtherCAT Interoperability Testing Week

After the first EtherCAT Interoperability Testing Week of the EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) met with a great response, the second event was also very well received.
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Air humidity/temperature sensor with IO-Link
Turck Banner, Sensors & Transducers

The combination of the two measured variables in a single device makes the CMTH-M12 ideal for use in condition monitoring systems.
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Africa’s economic recovery needs to focus on creating a more resilient continent

As a continent, Africa needs to focus on growing its manufacturing capability and lessen its reliance on imports from other regions.
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24/7 boiler monitoring with the SWAS Compact
Endress+Hauser South Africa, Analytical Instrumentation & Environmental Monitoring

Endress+Hauser has developed a compact new steam analysis device for continuous boiler water monitoring.
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Festo at the heart of absolute automation
Festo South Africa, Pneumatics & Hydraulics

Festo is renowned as one of the leading pneumatic automation suppliers. Over the years, the company has also set the pace in both Process and Electric Automation. This is backed by its proven record of ...
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The benefits of mobile robots and cobots
Omron Electronics, Motion Control & Drives

Easily configurable production lines will in future consist of collaborative and flexible transport and transfer solutions, tailored to specific production environments.
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New B2C online shopping platform for engineering consumables
Bearing Man Group t/a BMG, News

BMG’s online shopping platform now encompasses a newly launched E-commerce service, designed especially for consumers, to boost their buying experience of engineering consumables.
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Dry wells for field applications
Comtest, Analytical Instrumentation & Environmental Monitoring

Fluke’s 914X series field metrology wells extend high performance to the industrial process environment by maximising portability, speed, and functionality with little compromise to metrology performance.  ...
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Process plant emissions control
RTS Africa Technologies, Analytical Instrumentation & Environmental Monitoring

RTS Africa Technologies (RTS) is a specialised Tshwane-based company focused on supplying engineered solutions to problems experienced by process engineers in industry. There is now a serious problem ...
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Power supplies for building automation
Phoenix Contact, Electrical Power & Protection

The new Step Power power supplies from Phoenix Contact are specifically tailored to the needs of modern building automation. With their comprehensive approval package, which includes the standard ...
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Integration gateway for industrial automation
SICK Automation Southern Africa, Fieldbus & Industrial Networking

Sensor specialist company SICK recently announced its new SIG200 Profinet Sensor Integration Gateway. The product is the first of a new line of gateways created to work as both IO-Link masters and small ...
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Ultrasonic sensor for PL d applications
Pepperl+Fuchs, Pressure Measurement & Control

Pepperl+Fuchs has expanded its factory automation portfolio and acquired the USi safety ultrasonic sensor from Mayser, a renowned supplier of products and system solutions, many of which are relevant to safety engineering.
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RS Components extends sensor range
RS Components SA, Sensors & Transducers

More than 340 new products added offering customers a comprehensive choice of factory automation sensor solutions.
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Clean separation achieved at biomass dewatering plant
Sensors & Transducers

Sewage sludge is prepared for thermal processing by means of a centrifuge monitored by a comprehensive set of sensors from ifm electronic that enable precise optimisation of the plant.
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