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The Panel Builder Newsletter Issue 3

We are proud to present the July edition of The Panel Builder newsletter, our constant effort to bring you news about the latest activities from manufacturers and services providers.

Featured Sponsor

AUCOTEC is a German software company whose sole focus is on developing software systems and complementary consultancy for planning and operating electrical engineering and process automation plants.

Featured Product:

aucotec ebObject-oriented and database-driven

- In Engineering Base not only the graphic symbols are kept in the data model as in conventional systems, but also the plant objects themselves such as e.g. devices, connectors and lines, including even structuring objects such as locations, functions, and topology.
- This offers considerable advantages for editing: Projects can be structured and devices can be described completely independent of whether, when and in which form they are represented graphically.
- All objects, documents and even embedded external documents are securely stored in the database. Irrespective of the operating step sequence persons in charge can work on the projecting data in parallel.

British Standards update:
BS EN 61508 Functional Safety Series

Functional safety of electrical/electronic/programmable electronic safety-related systems.
Failure of safety systems can result in damage or injury and your customers could lost trust in you.


Featured Article:
Custom-engineered Equipment and EMC Compliance

Keith Armstrong describes how you can reduce the burden of documentation for equipment that is designed specifically for specified ‘fixed installations’ under the terms of the latest EMC Directive, 2004/108/EC.


News update:

A new site launched by the Group: Static Transfer Switch (STS).

TrajexiaThe OMRON TrajeXia - A New Addition To The Family

The Trajexia family of motion controllers has a new member. The TJ2 MC64 enables the user to control up to 64 axes of motion in just 1msec.   

flirFLIR Thermal Imaging Technology; never has it been more affordable

FLIR Systems is the world leader for thermal imaging cameras. FLIR Systems not only produces a comprehensive range of cameras for building inspections, we also supply models specifically for predictive maintenance, R&D, safety and automation applications.

eaton sub meteringEATON Makes Sub-Load Metering Easy

With the latest range of enclosed meterpacks from Eaton’s Electrical Sector, sub-load check metering facilities can be added easily and conveniently to almost any new or existing electrical distribution installation.

dse liteFree "Drive System Explorer" Configuration Software from Parker Hannifin

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has released a new version of its cross-platform drive configuration package Drive System Explorer (DSE) Lite.

munsonBlueSquare Data Selects Trinergy UPS For Tier 4 Data Centre

Chloride, one of Europe’s leading suppliers of Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems and services, today announced that BlueSquare Data has installed two 400kW Trinergy UPS systems in its flagship Tier 4 data centre in Milton Keynes.

Power Supply Manufacturer PULS Wins Green Awards for New Factory in China

European DIN Rail power supply manufacturer PULS has been awarded a prestigious LEED Gold certificate in recognition of the outstanding energy saving credentials of its new factory in China.


ralspeedSoft Starting For Hire!

With an extensive range of enclosed soft starters now available for hire from drive technology expert, Ralspeed, it’s no longer necessary for companies with short- or medium-term requirements for soft starting to use scarce capital resources to purchase equipment outright.

SICK Pin PointNew SICK LED Gets Right To The Point

SICK (UK) has increased the intensity, brightness and accuracy of opto-sensor technology with the new Pin-Point LED, enabling faster and more accurate quality control for the electronics industry.


Fluke 1555Fluke Introduces Insulation Testers for upto 10kV

Fluke, the global leader in handheld electronic test and measurement equipment, has introduced two insulation resistance testers offering digital insulation testing up to 10kV.

clic safety curtainThe New CLIC Safety Light Curtain your chance to win an iPod touch

To celebrate the launch of the new CLIC range, which offers industries most complete safety light curtain solution, Omron are giving away ten fantastic iPod touch media players.


southcoSouthco Fastening Solutions Comply With Directive

Southco's comprehensive range of products and experienced team of professionals ensure compliance with the most challenging safety requirements.

Binder 713New Plastic M12 Connector from Foremost is a Cost-effective Replacement for Metal Connectors

Foremost Electronics, the Essex based specialist distributor of electromechanical components announces the addition of the Binder 713 series M12 plastic connector to its extensive range of high quality industrial connectors.


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