Machine > Control systems

Automated vehicle safety assurance system under development

13 June, 2017

Australian governments, vehicle manufacturers, transport technology providers and other interested parties have been asked to contribute to the development of a national safety assurance regime for automated vehicles.

Allen-Bradley Guardmaster Lifeline 5 cable-pull switch

31 May, 2017

The Allen-Bradley Guardmaster Lifeline 5 cable-pull switch is a solid-state, cable-pull e-stop with microprocessor-based technology.

Safety control function reconfiguration using standard HMIs

31 May, 2017

The reconfiguration of safety control functions can be carried out using standard human machine interface (HMI) products such as control panels, industrial PCs and mobile devices.

Safer autonomous refuse truck currently under trial

25 May, 2017

An autonomous refuse truck is being tested by Volvo Trucks and Renova.

Michell online hygrometer

05 May, 2017

The Michell online hygrometer provides ultrahigh-pressure (UHP) air as a specialised form of compressed air.

SafeGear emergency stopping devices

20 April, 2017

SafeGear emergency stopping devices come in a series of designs.

Honeywell SmartLine pressure measurement system

20 April, 2017

The Honeywell SmartLine pressure measurement system is designed for harsh process environments, featuring modular and robust pressure transmitters.

Flexshield acoustic mobile tent

03 November, 2016

The Flexshield acoustic mobile tent is designed as a comprehensive at source noise control solution for the construction/building industry.

Safeguarding mines with strata control

03 November, 2016 by Caleb Radford

A South Australian resin-firing system that is designed to stop mines from caving in will be used to safeguard new projects in Mongolia.

Structural safety in a heartbeat

21 October, 2016

Structural monitoring technology that can pinpoint structural damage and stability issues in real time in order to mitigate risk and enhance safety has been introduced to Australia and New Zealand by Mainmark.

ATA alerts drivers to seatbelt safety options

12 October, 2016

A new safety alert has been released by the ATA, highlighting the availability of truck suspension seats with integrated belts.

Euchner safety switch CTP

06 October, 2016

The Euchner safety switch CTP offers guard locking and safe guard lock monitoring.

Self-driving vehicle to help boost road safety in Victoria

06 October, 2016

It is hoped that an Australian-developed self-driving vehicle will help to reduce the rate of road trauma on Victorian roads.

Ground-Probe slope monitoring radar systems powered by Yanmar

06 October, 2016

Ground-Probe has selected Yanmar industrial diesel engines as its power source for slope monitoring radar systems in open-cut mining sites.

Safety solutions for intelligent human-robot collaboration

16 September, 2016 by Fanny Platbrood, product manager for Industrial Safety Systems, SICK AG, Waldkirch

Human-robot collaboration (HRC) describes a work scenario in which humans and automated machines share a workspace.

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