Nine new Australian hydrogen standards under development

30 October, 2020

Nine ISO standards are being adopted to assist Australia's energy transition and ensure its position as a global force in the emerging hydrogen economy.

Schmersal BMC Control Box motor safety controller

09 September, 2020 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

The Schmersal BMC Control Box is a compact and complete safety solution for single- or three-phase machines.

Reading material: Functional Safety for Managers

08 September, 2020 | Supplied by: LLC

Experience has shown that in many companies, management teams have little or no understanding of functional or process safety requirements.

Pilz PNOZ m B1 Burner safety controller

26 August, 2020 | Supplied by: Pilz Australia Industrial Automation LP

The PNOZ m B1 Burner from the PNOZmulti 2 safe small controller range supports simultaneous monitoring and safe control of furnaces.

Automation can improve workplace safety but vigilance is still a must

14 August, 2020 by Harry Mulder, Engineering Manager, Omron Oceania | Supplied by: Omron Electronics Pty Ltd

As industries begin to rely more heavily on automation, the general consensus is that new technologies are helping to improve workplace safety.

Turck TBPN and TBIP safety I/O modules

13 August, 2020 | Supplied by: Turck Australia Pty Ltd

Turck has expanded its range of safety I/O components with the TBPN and TBIP block I/O modules for Profisafe and CIP Safety respectively.

ABB to support expansion of Tanami underground goldmine

12 August, 2020 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

ABB awarded $24 million contract to provide mine hoist systems to increase production at Newmont's Tanami goldmine in the Northern Territory.

ifm light grid with integrated muting unit

05 August, 2020 | Supplied by: ifm efector pty ltd

The latest generation of light grids from ifm allows for a muting mode without an external junction box or a muting relay being required.

Banner Engineering SC10 Series safety controller/relay hybrid

30 July, 2020 | Supplied by: Turck Australia Pty Ltd

The SC10 Series compact safety controller/relay hybrid is a safety controller for smaller machines that replaces two or more safety relay modules.

Fortress Interlocks ATOM RFID-coded solenoid interlock

28 July, 2020 | Supplied by: Fortress Systems Pty Ltd

ATOM from Fortress Interlocks is a compact and robust RFID-coded solenoid interlocking device.

Wieland Electric PRO COMPACT safety analog modules

24 July, 2020 | Supplied by: DKSH Australia Pty Ltd

Wieland Electric has extended its samos PRO COMPACT safety controller range to include analog input modules.

Pepperl+Fuchs inductive safety sensors

03 June, 2020 | Supplied by: Pepperl+Fuchs (Aust) Pty Ltd

Pepperl+Fuchs inductive safety sensors come with SIL 2 functional safety and PL d Machinery Directive approvals.

ABB FSPS-21 PROFIsafe module

19 May, 2020 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

ABB is providing integrated safety functionality for its all-compatible variable speed drives (VSDs).

Pizzato LK S lockout device for NS safety switches

12 February, 2020 | Supplied by: Leuze electronic Pty Ltd

The LK S lockout device for the NS series safety switches from Pizzato is of metal construction and is attached laterally to the holes on the NS device.

First certification of a safety laser scanner for outdoor use

29 November, 2019

Until now safety laser scanners could only be certified for indoor use — such as for machinery operated inside production halls.

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