Siemens Safety Evaluation Tool

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Nov 14, 2017 12:10:02 PM

Safety is one of the core component upon which an industrial business depends. Apart from ensuring the protection of workforce, safe machines can bring positive changes in the operating efficiency and thus the competitiveness of a company. The entire process of guaranteeing maximum safety is a long & complex one, but is built upon improving functional safety. Devices ranging from control systems to protection apparatus must function correctly in order to ensure long-term continuity and safety for workers.

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Topics: Siemens, Safety Devices & Software, Safety, Industry News

Magswitch Heavy Lift Frame 8000-M: Increase Productivity & Safety

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Oct 11, 2017 10:53:42 AM

Magswitch is a mechanical device capable of turning a permanent magnetic field on or off. The introduction of Magswitch technology has offered a new approach to how conventional tasks are performed in the heavy lifting industry. Permanent magnets have been in use for tasks such as welding and fabrication for a really long time, however they’ve been dismissed for heavy lifting due to the complexity involved. Magswitch challenges the traditional clamping methodologies in use and allows metalworks operations to be carried out on the core strength of permanent magnets.

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Topics: Safety, Industrial Magnets

Highlights of the Häwa Aluminum Enclosures

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Oct 4, 2017 2:58:53 PM

Enclosures are that part of a workspace that doesn’t hold any standard size. Customers always come up with personalized demands when it comes to enclosure systems, some requiring change in dimensions while others require change in internal design. It should be noted that these user requirements must be followed precisely as only then can the user achieve optimum objectives with maximum safety.

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Topics: Safety, Control Panels, Enclosures

Magswitch Multi Angle 1000 MagVise

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Sep 20, 2017 1:57:37 PM

Magswitch’s revolutionary ferromagnetic technology has already revolutionized all industries that require a lot of heavy lifting. As Magswitch becomes a more adapted product, professional welders are gaining more interest in it, and demanding tools that can greatly cut-down time and improve workplace safety.

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Topics: Safety, Industrial Magnets

Explosion Proof Enclosures

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Sep 19, 2017 11:37:40 AM

The importance of sturdy and robust enclosures in an industrial environment can’t be stressed enough. Enclosures make sure that your costly investments stay safe and sound, and continuity of operations is maintained at all times.

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Topics: Safety, Control Panels, Enclosures

Magswitch Hand Lifter 60-CE

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Sep 13, 2017 3:33:30 PM

The Hand Lifter 60-CE is Magswitch’s take on cordless electric hand lifter hardware, giving users the ability to lift parts off of a burn table, and pick up steel pieces or fixtures within seconds. All of Magswitch’s products are based on its patented permanent magnets technology that allow it to instill efficiency and strength in every lifting process.

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Topics: Safety, Industrial Magnets

Overview of Magswitch Magdrill

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Sep 8, 2017 8:11:35 AM

What would you prefer? Take your work piece to the drill or take your drill to the work piece? This is the main difference between conventional stationary drill presses and the Magswitch Magdrill. Designed with Magswitch’s patent-pending rotating magnet technology comprised of the lightest materials, the drill is capable of exceeding all previous workspace drilling technologies and provide you with quick and safe operation for all sorts of surfaces.

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Topics: Safety, Industrial Magnets

Winery Connects with Meltric Switch-Rated Quality, Consistency and Style

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Sep 5, 2017 11:01:33 AM

Founded in 1969, ZD Wines has a long history of producing world class Burgundy wines. Quality, consistency and style has been the key to success for ZD Wines as it has always strived to achieve top-quality through improvement in process.

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Topics: Safety Devices & Software, Machine Safety, Safety

Leuze Electronic Packaging Solutions

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Aug 18, 2017 12:55:02 PM

No manufacturing industry that relies on automation can turn a profit without using accurate and reliable sensory equipment. Leuze Electronic has been developing such technology for over 5 decades, and is therefore well-versed with the challenges present in an industrial environment.

Detecting Packs on a Conveyer

An extremely basic yet vital application, the primary challenge is detecting high shining surfaces and differentiating between various colors. Leuze’s Reference Reflective Scanner HRTR 46B/L.221-S12 solves these issues and adds surety to the entire packaging line.

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Topics: Machine Safety, Safety

Leuze Improves Work Safety in Sheltered Workshops

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Aug 11, 2017 8:24:07 AM

Handicapped persons are often marginalized in industrial markets on a global scale. Whether it’s a white-collar job, or one that involves getting your hands dirty, people with disabilities are often prone to getting sidelined. The major reason behind this default ignorance policy is the work-safety concern that comes into play for such personnel.
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Topics: Machine Safety, Safety

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