Kiwi ingenuity is leading the way in the rail maintenance industry, with major safety initiatives developed by local rail maintenance workers being implemented not just on New Zealand's rail network
Carlo Gavazzi proximity sensors are rugged and flexible and are designed for reliable and accurate sensing in almost any application. The sensors offer detection without any physical contact and this in turn provides longevity for the device(s).
The Siguard 3RG78 family of light curtains from Siemens Automation & Drives is suitable for personnel protection where presence sensing is necessary. The type 4 units are suitable for use in category 4 safety control systems. Resolutions from 14 to 90 mm and beam heights up to 3000 m provide reliable, fast detection.
Turck announces the M12 eurofast junction boxes with stainless steel inserts have been added to the multibox family. All metal parts on these junction boxes are made of 316 stainless steel. The junctions are suitable for wire consolidation in environments where brass or other metal parts fail and are a cost-effective solution for harsh conditions.
Engineers, electricians and machine designers are often unaware that they personally have legal responsibilities under the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Plant Regulations