Enclosure specialist awarded sole agency
HTC Sales in association with Automation & Control Components, has been appointed as sole distributor for southern Africa for the FIBOX range of enclosures.
FIBOX enclosures, are available in polycarbonate or ABS. They are corrosion resistant, electrically insulated, environmentally safe, fully recyclable and have exceptional fire resistant characteristics.
These enclosures are suitable for all industries, including:
* Water, liquid and gas measuring and monitoring.
* Heating, ventilation and air conditioning control.
* Security, traffic and pollution control.
* Switchgear, termination and instrumentation.
* Power distribution.
* Energy measurement and control.
* Telecommunications and electronics.
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From the editor’s desk: Edge, cloud or both?
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The number of patents submitted by the Endress+Hauser Group continues to rise. As reported during the annual Innovators’ Meeting held this year in France, the Group submitted 287 initial patents in 2018, ...
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Festo to go digital at Automation Expo
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MESA aligns with Africa Automation Fair to promote next level industry automation
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Future Production Technologies Conference
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