Safety > Safety controllers & relays

Evolving from safety relays to safety PLCs

07 August, 2019

As machine tools and process operations become more complex, the shortcomings of traditional safety relays become more obvious.


Pepperl+Fuchs FD2-RCI-EX1 safety solenoid driver

01 December, 2018

The Pepperl+Fuchs FD2-RCI-EX1 is a solenoid driver for safety applications up to SIL 3 according to IEC 61508 with HART positioners in SIL 3.


Reer MOSAIC M1S master unit

02 November, 2018

Mosaic is a safety hub that is designed to manage all safety functions of a machinery or plant, and the modular controller is configurable, scalable and expandable with minimal wiring.


Honeywell Safety Manager SC

11 July, 2018

HPS has released Safety Manager SC, the next generation of its Safety Manager platform with a modular, scalable design enabling it to function as a single platform.


HIMA supports safe and secure operations at Ichthys LNG

11 January, 2018

HIMA has been awarded a long-term service contract to support the safety systems at the Ichthys LNG project, now that it is moving into its operational phase.


Safety instrumented systems: using single-loop logic solvers

13 November, 2017

When implementing safety instrumented systems, single-loop logic solvers provide an affordable option that delivers simple installation, easier validation and faster start-up.


Emerson and exida collaborate to reduce safety system set-up complexity

03 November, 2017

Emerson and exida have announced the release of a tool designed in collaboration to automatically generate SIS configurations.


HIMA HIMax safety controller

25 October, 2017

HIMA's HIMax safety controller has been awarded a cybersecurity certificate from TÜV Rheinland, in accordance with international standards IEC 62443-4-1, IEC 62443-4-2 and ISASecure EDSA 2.0.0.


Driving force in German safety technology to retire

21 August, 2017

Pilz GmbH is getting set to pass the baton as it announces the retirement of Mrs Renate Pilz, who has been the driving force behind the growth of this successful German business. She says Australian business has the potential to be a local powerhouse of engineering.


Moore Industries SPA2 programmable alarm trip with updated alarm functions

14 July, 2017

The Moore Industries SPA2 standalone alarm trip now offers updated alarm options that allow the user to set up more specific alarm functions.


HIMA showcasing smart safety solutions at OGA 2017

10 July, 2017

HIMA is showcasing its most technologically advanced safety systems and a range of services for the oil and gas industry at OGA 2017 in Kuala Lumpur.


Schmersal Protect PSC1 compact safety controllers

19 May, 2017

The Schmersal Protect PSC1 range of compact safety controllers offers a flexible and efficient design interface, enabling users to tailor-make safety-related solutions with simple and reduced set-up times and options.


Leuze electronic MSI 400 safety controller range

05 April, 2017

Leuze electronic has expanded its MSI 400 range of safe relays and safe controls with more than 20 components.


Embedded safety drives and networks: combating ineffective, over-cautious safety procedures

09 August, 2016 by Jarred Gibbs, Senior Offer Manager, Industry Business, Schneider Electric

Manufacturing, oil and gas, mining, and energy networks are considered some of the most dangerous work environments, both in Australia and the world. In 2015, mining and manufacturing even ranked fourth and fifth on Safe Work Australia's list of industries with the highest number of workplace fatalities.


Schneider Electric Preventa XPS MCM modular safety controller

31 May, 2016

The Preventa XPS MCM is a configurable, embedded safety controller designed to protect industrial machines and operators from incidents involving moving machine parts.


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