Westermo technology has enabled a cost-effective upgrade of the data communications network supporting new PLCs at the water pumping stations in Bedford Park, Illinois, USA. Westermo Wolverine Line Extenders have enabled the existing cabling to be reused for a new resilient Ethernet network, helping to reduce installation time and costs considerably.
Reverse bayonet connectors are one of the most reliable connectors on the market for harsh environments and can make all the difference in applications where failure is costly. Here, John Skinner, European Product Manager at PEI-Genesis, explains what has given reverse bayonets their stellar reputation as reliable and robust connectors.
At the end of last year, TE Connectivity (TE) led the establishment of a new Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) standard that enables companies to connect devices simply and cost-effectively on the network edge, to make data-driven decisions in real time.
Using connectors in control panels has always involved a complex and time-consuming installation process. To enable companies to offer the flexibility of modular manufacturing, they now need the ability to change the configuration of their connections quickly and efficiently.
Cable cleats designed, developed and manufactured in North Yorkshire by Ellis Patents have been installed in a major power transmission project in Rio de Janeiro.