Pilz PDP20 F 4 mag interface

30 April, 2013 | Supplied by: Pilz Australia Industrial Automation LP

The PDP20 allows series connection of various sensors up to Category 4 of AS4024.1-2006, with up to four sensors connected to each PDP20 module, and the ability to cascade the modules to increase the number of sensors that can be monitored.

Legacy systems and today’s safety standards

08 April, 2013 by Luis M Duran, Product Marketing Manager Safety Systems, ABB | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

It is estimated that about 66% of the programmable electronic systems (PES) running in the process industry were installed before the publication of today’s commonly used safety standards (IEC 61508 and IEC 61511/ISA 84).

The importance of standardisation

02 April, 2013 | Supplied by: Omron Electronics Pty Ltd

Can you imagine a world where telephone systems only worked within a city but not outside it? Or where emails could only be sent within a company’s intranet but not externally? Can you imagine the resultant inefficiency and lack of productivity?

Building a bridge to safety: automation safety over a non-safe industrial network

26 March, 2013 by Zachary Stank, Phoenix Contact | Supplied by: Phoenix Contact Pty Ltd

Safety in today’s market has come a long way from the simple, single-function safety relays of the past. Now engineers are left to question which is best for the efficient implementation of the prevailing safety requirements in their process: programmable, network-enabled safety controllers or spatially limited, configurable safety relays?

Banner Engineering surface flush mount E-stop range

04 February, 2013 | Supplied by: Micromax Pty Ltd

The 40 mm emergency stop buttons are designed to mount on a wall or other flat surface without disassembling or individual wiring, and come in various locking and illumination configurations.

Euchner CES and CET series safety switches

11 December, 2012 | Supplied by: Treotham Automation Pty Ltd

The CES and CET series safety switches have been designed for use on decentralised machine systems.

Schmersal BNS 40S coded magnetic safety sensor

04 December, 2012 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

The Schmersal BNS 40S is a robust, coded magnetic safety sensor made from precision cast high-grade stainless steel and specifically designed for the food and beverage industry.

Sick S300 Mini safety laser scanners

12 October, 2012 | Supplied by: SICK Pty Ltd

The S300 Mini safety laser scanner has construction height of only 116 mm, allowing installation with a minimum of space required.

Howard Leight by Honeywell Quietdose personal dosimeter

04 October, 2012 | Supplied by: Honeywell Industrial Safety

The Quietdose is an ‘in-ear’ dosimetry device that measures the noise that workers hear accurately and in real time.

Ampcontrol IQguard range of fixed toxic and combustible gas detection instruments

28 September, 2012 | Supplied by: Ampcontrol Pty Ltd

Designed and manufactured in Australia, the IQguard range of gas detection equipment has been targeted to fit applications requiring accurate and reliable gas monitoring where a high degree of safety is required.

Moore Industries SRM Safety Relay Module

04 September, 2012 | Supplied by: Moore Industries Pacific Inc

The SRM Safety Relay Module from Moore Industries is a versatile relay repeater module that has been certified by exida for single use in Safety Instrumented Systems up to SIL2.

Productivity, quality, risk and safety - the pillars of efficient manufacturing

10 July, 2012 by Gary Milburn, Product Manager Safety & Sensing Components, Rockwell Automation | Supplied by: Rockwell Automation Australia

In today's complex industrial landscape, maximising productivity is paramount for companies to remain competitive. Implementing an effective safety solution is an important step towards improving productivity in the industrial environment.

Fortress Interlocks amGard Pro safety gate switch interlocks

06 July, 2012 | Supplied by: Fortress Systems Pty Ltd

Fortress Interlocks has further developed its amGard range of heavy-duty safety gate switch interlocks to create amGard Pro.

Sick MOC3SA speed-monitor relay

26 June, 2012 | Supplied by: SICK Pty Ltd

Sick’s MOC3SA speed monitor is part of the company’s sens:Control safe control range, and is designed for the safe monitoring of drive rotational speeds.

SIL 2 safety trip alarm

25 June, 2012 | Supplied by:

The STA safety trip alarm is certified to IEC 61508: Parts 1, 2 and 3 by TÜV Rheinland and exida for single use in safety instrumented systems up to SIL 2. The STA firmware is suitable for a SIL 3 system, which allows the STA to be used in a redundant architecture (1oo2, 2oo3, etc) up to SIL 3.

  • All content Copyright © 2021 Westwick-Farrow Pty Ltd