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September 1, 2014
In this company’s networked filling system, weighing and weight-checking systems communicate with other machine components and control the filling process of chemical products. The weight-checking scale immediately delivers feedback to the...
July 1, 2014
This new ICS466x weighing terminal is designed for safe and accurate weighing in potentially explosive classified hazardous areas (Zone 1/21, Div. 1) to minimize risks of explosion and keep inspection and...
January 1, 2014
Like most of the world, weighing instrumentation has gone digital and gotten connected. Not only do today’s scales, weight transmitters, check weighers, and other weighing equipment include more modern technological advances, but the up-to-date improvements also provide contemporary solutions for a lot of old-school weighing challenges.   Going digital While the main goals of weighing operations...
November 1, 2013
The Models 205 and 210 Storm weight indicators now offer four bidirectional serial ports, USB-B (standard) and USB-A (optional) for additional connectivity interfaces. Also...
March 1, 2013
This new PinMount weigh module offers manufacturers a chance to convert large tanks, vessels and silos into high-capacity scales, even in harsh environments and...
January 1, 2013
The Siwarex WP231 is the first weighing module for the Simatic S7-1200 control system. The module is suitable for monitoring filling levels in silos and bins and for products being...
December 1, 2012
This company’s MSI-4260 and MSI 3460 crane scale models have been upgraded to allow its use with a new remote display. Compatibility with the remote display product offers an added...
July 1, 2012
Automated systems for batch weighing can improve overall product quality by raising the accuracy and consistency of the mixture compared to what can be achieved with the manual addition of pre-weighed bags. Automated batch-weighing systems integrate load cells with connections, valves, relay hardware and process control software. These systems control one or more pieces of feed equipment that deliver...
December 1, 2011
Developed to reduce downtime and maintenance costs inherent with particle contamination, the Granulate Conveyor for checkweighers features a unique covered design to protect moving parts. The conveyor is...
November 1, 2011
The XS1 check-weighing system is now able to weigh small and lightweight products at high-throughput speeds with “unparalleled” accuracy, says the company. Ideal for small-size packs as...
October 1, 2011
A portable platform scale for containers Alliance Scale The new R-Series drum scale (photo) is a portable platform scale designed for weighing drums, barrels, containers, skids and pallets. The scale includes access ramps on two sides, and side rails to keep items on board. The unit has built-in handles and two rubber wheels to allow users to easily move the scale around. The low-profile scale has a...
September 1, 2011
  Over 1,000 exhibitors from all over the world will fill six halls at the Nuremberg Fairground for Powtech/TechnoPharm 2011 (October 11–13). Held every 18 months, Powtech — the International Trade Fair for Mechanical Processing Technologies and Instrumentation — is the meeting place for representatives of many sectors of the chemical process industries (CPI), including chemicals and...
May 1, 2011
With a high degree of miniaturization, the WMC weigh module allows in-process control and embedded weighing in a number of industrial settings, including...
March 28, 2011
This wireless-measurement kit enables product designers and end users to build an accurate and reliable weight-measurement system. The kit contains four of the firm’s...
March 28, 2011
A new line of high-capacity, low-profile floor scales are built to withstand the severe loading conditions typical of fork lifts and pallet jacks. RoughDeck floor scales (photo) feature 6-in. structural steel channel frames welded to tread-plate...
March 28, 2011
This firm will exhibit a filling station equipped with Sartorius weighing technology, and a feeding installation with Systec weighing technology...
March 28, 2011
Intercont Opus is designed for legal-for-trade belt scales that have been used for evaluating electronics in Germany and other countries for many years. Compared to its predecessor, the Intercont Opus offers...
March 28, 2011
DLRx Load Cells (photo) are sensors designed to measure force in a range of harsh industrial environments. Featuring IP65/IP67 protection and stainless-steel housings, this new load cell line delivers extremely fast dynamic signal processing and accuracy to 0.3%...
March 28, 2011
This firm has extended its Synus series of dynamic checkweighers with a new series of weighing products called CoSynus (photo), a combination of a metal detector and a checkweigher in one unit. With its modular design and wide range...
March 28, 2011
Compound libraries are critical to pharmaceutical companies. Liquid handling for the dissolution of library compounds has been automated for many years, but the distribution and weighing of the original solid dry-stored library compound is still done manually. The Calli-L...
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