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SIL 3 Rated Products for the Semiconductor Industry

Precisions Sensors (a division of United Electric Controls) now offers pressure, flow, level and temperature products with a SIL 3 rating. The SIL-3 capability will improve your companies’ ability to achieve product certification resulting in improved time-to-market.

Pressure Switch Applicability for Semiconductor Manufacturing Process

Precision Sensors high purity pressure switches offer accurate, repeatable switching for monitor/control and alarm/shut down protection.

WIKA’s Next-Gen Diaphragm Monitoring System Offers Digital Connectivity, Ease of Use for Sanitary Processes

Self-monitoring digital instruments are essential to the safe operation of Industry 4.0 manufacturing. The next generation of WIKA’s diaphragm seal system offers foolproof monitoring with HART® communication protocol, ideal for sanitary processes in the pharmaceutical industry.

Hydrocarbon Storage Leak Detection: Gasoline, Jet Fuel, Diesel, and Oil Tanks

Naftosense develops and manufactures addressable hydrocarbon leak detection systems that detect hydrocarbons such as refined gasoline, light and heavy crude oils, lubricants, dielectric oils, solvents, and petrochemical compounds. This blog intends to discuss technologies and products that support industrial leak detection.

Sensors for Safety and Process Control

U.E. Precision Sensors creates components to precisely match the specifications of semiconductor manufacturers. Precision Sensors provides its customers with the highest quality, most cost effective and reliable solutions for the safeguarding of people, equipment and processes.

Submitted by Greg Neneman || Valin Corporation
Filtration Still a Major Concern for Peaker Plants

As alternative energy becomes more widespread, peaker plants continue to grow in popularity.  Many plants in operation can count on solar energy during the day, while relying on peaker energy during the evening. 

TTK Liquid Leak Detection FG-AC sensing cable for Acid Leak Detection

Specially designed for corrosive chemical liquids, TTK's FG-AC sensing cable detects and precisely locates acid, corrosive chemicals as well as water leaks at any point along its length.

Submitted by Corey Foster, Valin Corporation
Top 3 Security Misconceptions Between IT and OT Personnel

There seems to be this constant game of tug-of-war between Information Technology (IT) and Operation Technology (OT) personnel in industrial settings. In general, there are three misconceptions that OT personnel have about the IT department.

Selecting the Right Type of Actuator -Kyntronics

Evaluating the annual operating costs for different types of actuators provides a comprehensive picture of the Total Cost of Ownership. See how Kyntronics SMART Electro-Hydraulic Actuators (SHA) compare to traditional hydraulic power units (HPUs) with hydraulic cylinders.

Machine Vision with AI-Enhanced Product Inspection

Omron developed new defect detection AI that reproduces the techniques of skilled inspectors. This AI is now part of the FH Vision System.