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Intelligent Telecom HVAC Control

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

With the inherent flexibility of PLC architecture, it is now possible to implement intelligent HVAC control algorithms as well as provide network connectivity not available with traditional commercial…

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Basic HMI Panels Have Broad Capabilities

Monday, July 7, 2014

Second generation SIMATIC HMI Basic Panels have been enhanced with high-resolution widescreen display, touchscreen input and function keys for intuitive operator input. The low-priced Siemens HMI panels, which…

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Integrated Controls Help Train Workers Generate Green Wind Energy

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Lab–Volt’s Wind Turbine Training Simulators run better with integrated Siemens controls, drives, HMI and PC-based controls. In today’s world, everyone is on the constant lookout for sources of…

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Three Ways to Future-Proof Your Automation System

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Whether replacing your HMI, upgrading with new gear or replacing an entire system, here’s how TIA Portal can keep your plant in state-of-the art shape. Many automation facilities…

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SIMATIC Panel IPC 677D Offers More Power and Flexibility

Thursday, May 1, 2014

The SIMATIC IPC677D, based on fourth-generation Intel Core-I processors, sets benchmarks for performance and industrial suitability. The device offers scalable performance and a range of configurable options, including…

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Jennerjahn JLS-120, a popular 120” wide format slitter rewinder, capable of producing 400-foot rolls in less than 30 seconds, was customized using
a total package of Siemens controls and software. The robust frame on this machine makes it ideal for construction grade materials, such as house wrap, roofing and flooring underlayment, billboard vinyl and landscaping rolls.

Full Siemens Platform Helps Jennerjahn Machine Meet CAT 4 Safety Requirements

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Jennerjahn and distributor C&E Sales, help Australian building products company save time and space using Siemens drives, HMI, Profibus DP and the S7-300 PLC Matthews, Indianabased Jennerjahn Machine…

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Typical Station Dynamics

Thursday, February 20, 2014

In this line application, all the manual workstations utilize the same software to execute quick tooling changes, machine sequence variations, line balancing, and report tracking. Safety features are…

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Firmware Upgrade Adds Functions, Improves HMI

Thursday, October 31, 2013

The V1.1 firmware update for SIMATIC S7-1500 controllers includes an expanded new function list.  Among the added functions is the ability to provide MODBUS TCP (Server/Client) functionality on…

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Inside of white cabinet showing S7-1516 CPU, 12” Comfort Panel HMI (back side of panel in foreground), along with ET200SP I/O modules.

Integrated Software and Controllers Open Global Markets to Growing HVAC OEM

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

To thrive—indeed, to survive—in today’s increasingly competitive global marketplace, manufacturers must leverage cutting-edge technology and operate at high levels of efficiency. Burr Oak Tool Inc. (Burr Oak), a…

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New SIMATIC Box PC 427D/Panel PC 477D WinCC Bundles

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Siemens Industry introduced the SIMATIC Box PC 427D/Panel PC 477D WinCC Bundles. The WinCC bundles with the SIMATIC IPCs include the pre-installed and configured software package SIMATIC WinCC…

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