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Wherever access or danger areas need to be reliably and cost-effectively protected, SICK safety systems are in demand. State-of-the-art sensor technology, modular design, compact dimensions and a broad range of applications form the basis for safe and efficient manufacturing processes. SICK's comprehensive expertise in the planning, implementation and operation of safety systems has made them number one in this sector.

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I4.0: How do we create smart factories?

I4.0: How do we create smart factories?

The answer to the question of how we transition to Industry 4.0 is not that simple; it is, rather, a journey typically commencing with a digital...

Article 14 March, 2018
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SICK WLL180 fibre-optic amplifier

SICK WLL180 fibre-optic amplifier

The WLL180 fibre-optic amplifier has a compact size, a fast response time of 16 µs, and...

SICK GLL170 fibre-optic amplifier

SICK GLL170 fibre-optic amplifier

The GLL170 fibre-optic amplifier is now easier to operate and offers a higher level of flexibility.

SICK DOSIC ultrasonic sensor

SICK DOSIC ultrasonic sensor

The DOSIC ultrasonic sensor operates according to the concept of time-of-flight difference and...

SICK AFS60 Inox, AFM60 Inox and DFS60 Inox high-resolution encoders

SICK AFS60 Inox, AFM60 Inox and DFS60 Inox high-resolution encoders

The AFS60, AFM60 and DFS60 encoders are suitable for the use in the food and beverage industry,...

SICK AFS60, AFM60 and DFS60 Inox encoders

SICK AFS60, AFM60 and DFS60 Inox encoders

Simple configuration and flexible programming options are important features of SICK encoders....

Sick TriSpector1000 3D vision sensors

Sick TriSpector1000 3D vision sensors

With the TriSpector1000 3D vision sensors, integrators and end users can carry out a wide variety...

Sick SOPASair sensor configuration app

Sick SOPASair sensor configuration app

SOPASair is a version of SOPAS ET that is adapted to mobile devices and which is currently able...

Sick KTM INOX contrast sensor

Sick KTM INOX contrast sensor

The KTM Inox contrast sensor eatures high greyscale resolution and the optimised OES4 ASIC...

SICK White Papers

Industry 4.0, sensor intelligence and smart factories — an eBook

Supplied by SICK Pty Ltd on 15 February, 2016

Predicting the convergence of industrial systems with the power of advanced computing, analytics, low-cost sensing and new levels of internet connectivity, Industry 4.0 promises to be the next great step in industrial advancement.

Bioenergy production and monitoring - an eBook

Supplied by SICK on 29 May, 2015

Bioenergy, produced by biomass and biogas combustion, is the world’s most common form of renewable energy production. It is a carbon-fuel energy source, but the difference when compared to coal and natural gas is that the fuel is captured from the earth’s biosphere, making it a carbon-neutral process if the fuel is supplied from a renewable source.

SICK Case Studies

Shell's mobile gas measurement system for small fields

On the coast of the Netherlands, Shell mobile gas measurement stations allow gas reservoirs to be pumped out down to the last cubic centimetre.

Instrumentation 07 March, 2018

Level measurement and protection for PCB electroplating

The cutting-edge Galvabau AG electroplating system running at the circuit board specialist Varioprint features sensor solutions by SICK for level measurement and safe area...

Factory automation 03 September, 2015

Söderenergi in Sweden: How biomass is turned into green energy

Not only is the Igelsta plant one of Sweden's largest biomass power plants - the plant also received recognition as the 'Building of the Year' in 2009. It...

Instrumentation 22 June, 2015

Anti-collision systems ensure safe container-terminal operations

Container terminals operate on a 24/7 basis, so the demand on availability is extremely high. Collisions involving the boom of ship-to-shore cranes and the ships themselves...

Factory automation 11 August, 2014

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