- Published on Wednesday, 02 July 2014 12:11
Westlock Controls has released a new addition to its ICoT smart valve positioner 6000 series.
The ICoT 6000 provides easy access to wiring terminal connectors, easily accommodated large stroke valves such as knife gates and is available with an internal 3 button interface and graphical LCD visible through an explosion proof site glass for easy calibration and information display.
The positioners are now designed with strong aluminium and stainless steel enclosures and are certified explosion proof to global standards. In addition, the positioners comply with US NEC standards as well as ATEX, IEC and INMETRO certification for the rest of the world.
For more information, visit www.westlockcontrols.com
- Published on Thursday, 12 September 2013 13:30
ITT Corporation introduces the Pure-Flo® VSP+, adding new features to the cost-effective and proven Value Switch Package (VSP) product offering.
The VSP+ incorporates a mechanical self-setting feature, which reduces calibration time. Once the switch is installed on the process valve, the operator simply strokes the actuator to set the switch. This feature will save countless hours of calibration time during diaphragm change-outs and valve commissioning.
To improve visual position indication from a distance, the VSP+ incorporates high output open, closed and power LEDs. This allows the operator to safely and quickly evaluate process status, oftentimes troubleshooting from the ground.
Capable of withstanding typical wash-down media, the VSP+ extends the capability of the standard VSP. It is packed with features that fulfill the most demanding requirements of today’s critical bioprocessing systems.
“The VSP+ addition to the Pure-Flo product line continues ITT’s effort to reduce our customers’ total cost of ownership,” said Paul McClune, Global Product Manager for ITT Engineered Valves. “The ease of calibration and high visibility position indication will directly improve maintenance efficiency and lower overall maintenance costs.”
The VSP+ is available for ½- to 2-inch (DN 15-50) valves and can be specified with mechanical silver, mechanical gold, PNP and Namur* switches. All VSP+ offerings are rated for 24V DC operation.
For more information, visit www.engvalves.com.
- Published on Monday, 07 May 2012 11:18
The new family of Rosemount Analytical 1066 two-wire liquid instruments from Emerson Process Management feature a broad range of measurement parameters, advanced communications capabilities and unique ease-of-use features.
- Published on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 10:39
Emerson Process Management’s new Fisher® VBL booster incorporates a fixed deadband, internal soft seats and an integral bypass restriction that combine to eliminate the positioner problems typically caused by boosters without these design features.
- Published on Tuesday, 23 August 2011 01:00
MTS Sensors can provide an absolute position sensor based on Temposonics® magnetostrictive technology that has no moving mechanical components and is wear free, calibration free and maintenance free.