Energy Automation (Page 2)

Power and Energy Automation, Electrical Transmission and Distribution Systems.

Leading provider of Intrinsic Safety interfaces, surge protection, fieldbus systems and panel essentials like alarms and annunciators. These are used in process control applications.

MTL Instruments – Cooper Crouse-Hinds

News – The Honeywell Modbus Read-only Firewall is unique in the industry as it is the first fixed configuration firewall to use Tofino’s “deep packet inspection” technology against the popular SCADA protocol, Modbus TCP.

Tofino MODBUS Read-Only firewall

This technology scans every network message, only allowing a very limited set of valid Modbus “Read-only” commands through to the safety system.

MTL Instruments - Cooper Crouse-Hinds

LED Series is a range of versatile, high-performance, surge protection devices.

LED Series surge protection – MTL Instruments

The fast acting circuitry will protect equipment from damaging electrical transients and disturbances. Fully automatic in operation the LED Series reacts immediately, clamping voltage surges without causing undue leakage losses under normal operation.

ESI designs and manufactures intelligent motor controls for motorized products. These are used in automating anything motorized like window coverings, projection screens, rolling shutters and solar products.

Electronic Solutions – Intelligent Motorized Products

Electronic Solutions - Intelligent Motorized Products

Remotely Queryable, Bi-directional AC Motor Control. Universal Mount. – RQ60AUMHE 230 – ESI

Communicates to Home Automation via RS-232 or RS-422 from RQ Bridge.RQ platform provides simple control from automation systems, and provides feedback regarding motion and location to all connected systems.

Electronic Solutions, Inc.
1355 Horizon Avenue Lafayette, Colorado 80026 USA

The Danfoss Group is a global producer of components and solutions. The products and services are used in areas such as cooling food, air conditioning, heating buildings, controlling electric motors and powering mobile machinery.

Danfoss Group – Antomation and Control Solutions

Products Include solutions for HVAC, Silicon Power Modules, Solar Inverters, DC/AC Drives for Motors. Valves, Meters and Controllers for Process Control including Cooling Control Systems.

Danfoss thermostat products are electromechanical controls which provide a volt free switch contact which will operate at the set temperature, thus providing a simple ON /OFF control.

Industrial Temperature switches – Danfoss

Industrial Temperature switches - Danfoss

RT, Temperature switches

RT controls are used in general industrial and marine sectors. The RT temperature switch series consist of a variety of ordinary room temperature switches and remote sensor temperature switches including neutral zone temperature switches.

  • Temperature ranges: – 60°C to 300°C
  • Replaceable contact system
  • Fail-safe
  • Adjustable differential
  • Enclosure IP66
  • Available with min. and max. reset function (IP54)

Danfoss A/S
Nordborgvej 81 6430 Nordborg Denmark

Mersen is a leader in electrical specialties and graphite-based materials. They provide sophisticated graphite products for the semiconductor fab process. They have power electronics components like cooling devices, busbars and semiconductor fuses.

Mersen – Materials and Electrical Technologies

They offer advanced materials for extreme industrial environments. These are like graphite, reactive metals, ceramics and polymers. They also manufacture polysilicon used in photovoltaic panels and have products and solutions for semiconductor fabrication.

Their products contribute to the safety and reliability of products like motors and generators which are important inn the areas of Energy Generation and Distribution.

Surge protection components

History – 1950 Le Carbone Lorraine takes over the worldwide distribution of products for Ferraz, an industrial fuse manufacturer based in Lyon.

Ferraz Shawmut – Power Components (now part of Mersen)

Industrial fuses, circuit protection, power interconnection, thermal management used in areas of power quality, power conversion, industrial controls.(Earlier Record in delabs)

The World’s Leading Manufacturer of Electrical Products for Commercial, Industrial, and Hazardous Environments. As now part of Eaton Corporation plc, Cooper Crouse-Hinds is the number one company in the field of explosion protection.

Cooper Crouse-Hinds – Products for Hazardous Location

Product line includes –

Industrial / Explosionproof – Harsh and hazardous location electrical products for secondary electrical distribution systems across the globe.

Instrumentation – Intrinsically safe interface and network products connecting field instruments to the control room.

  • Intrinsic Safety I/O; Foundation Fieldbus; HART Interfacing
  • Industrial Ethernet; Visualization PC & Terminal; Process Alarm Equipment
  • Network Security; Surge Protection; Gas Analysis

EGL Series Explosionproof Static Grounding Indicators

EGL Series Explosionproof Static Grounding Indicators

Provides producers, handlers, and manufacturers of combustible materials a safe product transfer solution with low maintenance, simple installation, and reliable operational benefits at a competitive price.

Crouse-Hinds – Technical Documents

Available for NEC and CEC codes, each book provides a compilation of key changes to the current regional code and covers the classification of hazardous atmospheres, explosion prevention techniques, equipment, wiring methods, and more.

Machine process and motor control. Schneider Electric Telemecanique Brand of IEC type industrial control and automation products.

Telemecanique is now Schneider Electric – The history of Telemecanique

The history of Telemecanique, related through its inventions, began with the marketing of the first bar contactor. A patent was registered in 1924.

Telemecanique Automation and Control

Schneider Electric acquired Telemecanique in 1988. After joining the Group, the brand continued its development with the invention of the Osiris ranges of photoelectric cells and the integration of web technologies to propose the first onboard web servers for its robots.

Preventa XPS MC, XPS MP – Safety Controllers & PLCs

Telemecanique is now Schneider Electric - Preventa XPS MC

“Simple, they feature redundancy principle micro-processor based technology to provide advanced functions: flexibility regarding the choice of safety function and more precise diagnostics are just some of the advantages that can benefit machine manufacturers and users by integrating these innovative solutions.”

Updated in March 2014

Mitsubishi Electric have advanced products and services in factory automation. They have controllers, drive control devices, power distribution control equipment and industrial mechatronics too.

Mitsubishi Factory Automation

Product Lines Include –

Compact PLC – compact dimensions and low cost compact controllers.

Modular PLC – allows users to mix and select the best combination of CPUs, communication devices, specialist control modules and discreet I/O on a back-plane.

HMI Solutions – broad spectrum of operating and visualisation systems, ranging from simple text-based HMI panels to full-featured industrial PCs.

Servo Motion Control – single axis point-to-point system through to fully synchonised 96 axis systems.

Electronic Measuring Instrument ME96NSR

Electronic Measuring Instrument ME96NSR

Electronic multi-measuring instruments are installed on power receiving and distribution facilities at buildings and factories. The instruments measure electricity, including voltage, current, power and electrical energy, in order to provide information on how electricity is being received and used.