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Vulcan Materials Chooses SciQuest For Automation Solutions

F-SciQuest-150SciQuest, a leading provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management, announced that Vulcan Materials has selected the company to help with spend analysis and management. Using SciQuest’s Spend Radar solution, Vulcan Materials now has reporting visibility into spend categories related to their Accounts Payable, Purchase Order and PCard transactions.

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Rockwell Touts Safe Torque Off Technology

F-Rockwell-150A new safe torque off option within the Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 7000 medium-voltage drive from Rockwell Automation helps industrial manufacturers and equipment builders simplify their functional safety design and meet the demands of international safety standards. Safe torque off technology allows users to reliably remove power from the motor without removing power to the drive, enabling a faster re-start of the system after a safe state is reached.

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Rockwell Switch Mounts Directly on Machine

AE-ROCKWELLRockwell Automation has launched the Allen-Bradley ArmorStratix 5700, its first on-machine switch. Built with ruggedized IP67 protection, the Layer 2 managed industrial Ethernet switch can be mounted directly onto a machine or application, reducing the overall size and cost of a control cabinet, and shrinking the machine footprint.

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Moxa Optimizes Performance of Wireless Industrial Networks

AE-MOXAMoxa is changing the way industrial networks connect with the introduction of the AWK-1131A IEEE 802.11n wireless AP/client. With high-speed transmission rates up to 300 Mbps, the AWK-1131A delivers a more fluid and stable industrial networking experience, along with proven reliability thanks to advanced protection against harsh industrial environments, including power surges, broad temperature swings, and vibration from production machinery.

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Siemens Offers Integral Volume Booster

Siemens Industry introduces an Integral Volume Booster accessory for the Sipart PS2 electro-pneumatic valve positioner, designed for pneumatic actuators that require high flow for fast stroking times.Siemens Industry introduces an Integral Volume Booster accessory for the Sipart PS2 electro-pneumatic valve positioner, designed for pneumatic actuators that require high flow for fast stroking times.

 

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