I/O Extension Module for Sinamics V20 Increases Converter Scope

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Jan 10, 2018 11:50:12 AM

For quick-commissioning and cost-effectiveness, Siemens has been offering Sinamics V20 Drive Solution that serves as a basic performance converter for industrial applications. The design & implementation is already highly flexible, and is highlighted by its push-through installation, Modbus RTU terminals, and power-saving modes.

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Topics: Siemens, Industry News, I/O, Industrial Wireless Technology

Banner Engineering Offers Solutions with Accessories

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Jan 9, 2018 1:36:00 PM

In addition to offering a vast array of connectivity & sensory products, Banner Engineering supports its solutions through a number of accessories, i.e. cables, reflectors, etc. These add versatility to the end-solution, and ensure long-term reliability.

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Topics: Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology, Machine Vision, Sensors

Banner Engineering Improves Production Efficiency with Machine Safety

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Dec 18, 2017 12:51:39 PM

It is undeniable that machines have helped improve production efficiencies over a large variety of workspaces. However, at the same time, their moving parts, hot surfaces and sharp edges have also increased the risk of serious injuries. Safeguards are therefore essential to ensure maximum degree of protection to workers.

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Topics: Machine Safety, Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology

Banner Sensors' Impact on Packaging Automation

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Dec 18, 2017 12:33:10 PM

Advancements in sensory technologies are driving the packaging, quality control & track-and-trace applications to greater operational efficiencies. As the competition stiffens, more & more consumer-packaged goods companies are looking for ways to make their operation autonomous. Packaging machine builders are now meeting these demands by incorporating advanced sensing & communication technology.

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Topics: Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology, Sensors

Wireless Sensor Networks: What You Need to Know

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Dec 18, 2017 10:49:30 AM

Banner Engineering packs a highly impressive wireless products portfolio for providing top connectivity to & from remote assets to central stations. The hardware is designed to withstand harsh conditions, therefore making it ideal for difficult-to-access locations.

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Topics: I/O, Remote Monitoring, Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology

Lighting & Indicators Overview: Banner Engineering

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Dec 18, 2017 10:28:57 AM

Proper lighting is a pre-requisite in all types of industries in order to ensure smooth operation, regardless of the level of automation being employed within various processes. Banner Engineering’s offers a highly impressive range of LED light fixtures, tower lights, indicators & actuators that can enlighten workspaces with superior-quality illumination, unmistakable status indication and maintenance-free operation.

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Topics: LED Lighting, Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology

Banner Engineering Sensors: How Can Data be Turned into Useful Information?

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Dec 11, 2017 10:41:36 AM

Data sits at the very core of all automation operations. All modern automation technologies & concepts such as Internet of Things & Industry 4.0 strive to achieve greater levels of automation & intelligence through the utilization of data.

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Topics: Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology

Banner Engineering Offers Solutions for Water and Wastewater Industry

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Dec 7, 2017 2:14:44 PM

Working with the water & wastewater industry in the fields of monitoring & control can be a challenge. Assets can be located at remote areas and be at risk from humidity, chemicals and other elements. Even though the accumulation & processing of all such data is difficult, making sure all communications remain online is extremely vital for continual operations.

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Topics: Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology

What is a Photoelectric Sensor? How Can it Benefit Your Facility?

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Dec 4, 2017 10:55:50 AM

There are several industrial applications, especially within manufacturing where the distance, absence or presence of an object needs to be measured. A photoelectric sensor is used for such purposes.

A photoelectric sensor is a position sensing device that uses a modulated light beam to detect its target. The absence or presence of the target is dependent on the reflection of the light beam.

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Topics: Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology, Sensors

Banner Engineering Machine Vision Overview

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Nov 28, 2017 2:25:04 PM

Formed by a synergetic mixture of high performance tools and intelligent features, Banner Engineering’s vision sensors and systems are cost-effective, easy to deploy and capable of being implemented in thousands of applications.

As a whole, the machine vision sensors & systems portfolio can be split into the following:

  • Vision Sensors
  • Smart Cameras
  • Vision Lighting
  • Bar code Readers
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Topics: Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology, Machine Vision

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