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Siemens vs. Rockwell…from a Safety Perspective

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

More than hardware or software, it’s their approach to safety and redundancy that differentiates vendors’ from protocols, controllers, I/O and networks. Choosing an industrial equipment supplier is a…

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How TIA Enables Skid-Based Applications for the Oil & Gas Industry

Thursday, January 29, 2015

In oil and gas fields, skid-based applications for upstream production can be as diverse as the many distillates and specialty end products coming out of downstream refineries. Oilfield…

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LOGO! Provides Multiple Enhancements, Minimal Price

Thursday, January 29, 2015

The new LOGO! 8 and LOGO! Soft Comfort V8 offer more digital and analog outputs along with larger color displays, an integrated Web server and increased storage space….

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Introducing the New ET200SP CPUs

Thursday, December 4, 2014

These new CPUs are the first CPUs in the “ET200SP” form factor, meaning the ET200SP is no longer just a remote IO system – it can now also…

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How a Leading Automaker Achieved a Major Controls Upgrade in Three Months

Monday, November 17, 2014

Siemens Solution Partner A&E Engineering executed the design, installation, and commissioning of two new paint-shop conveyor control systems for a major automaker, from control room and operator interfaces to motors, sensors, and machine interlocks. According to…

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Compact, Rugged Modules Mount Anywhere

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

State-of-the-art automation of assembly lines call for extremely flexible, rugged and space-saving distributed control electronics. At the same time, requirements on the efficiency of automation components are increasing,…

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New Firmware with New functionality is Now Available for the ET 200MP Distributed I/O System and S7-1500 I/O Modules

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Siemens has announced new firmware for the ET 200MP distributed I/O system and S7-1500 modules— firmware updates are necessary to use the new functionality offered with the FW1.5 for…

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“Slim” Modules Trim Footprint by 30%

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The new SIMATIC ET 200MP 25mm I/O modules reduce width, trimming their footprint by approximately 30%. The compact line expands the range of S7-1500 / ET 200MP modules with…

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How Smart Are Your Safety Systems?

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Siemens Safety Integrated strategy protects workers and boosts productivity with fail-safe controls, drives, motors, I/O and plantwide PROFISAFE communications. Machine safety is serious business. According to the International…

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Siemens Introduces ET 200SP Counter Module, TM Count 1x24V

Thursday, May 29, 2014

The ET 200SP TM Count 1x24V technology module is new for the Simatic ET 200SP. The counter module is ideally suited for a wide range of counting and…

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