Machine programming made simple – thanks to smarter cooperation

STW and HAWE have been working together in a cooperative partnership since 2018. The aim of the cooperation is to combine their respective competencies and leverage the results for the benefit machine manufacturers. The integration of the HAWE Layer programming interface into the development environment of STW’s ESX.3cs control unit demonstrates a practical outcome of Read more about Machine programming made simple – thanks to smarter cooperation[…]

STW ESX.3cs and logi.CAD 3 – A powerful combination

Even the best control hardware can be a burden for machine manufacturers if the programming software is not intuitive or if it unnecessarily distracts programmers from development of the control algorithms. To help avoid these problems, users of STW’s ESX.3cs can choose to program with logi.CAD 3. The ESX.3cs from STW is a compact, robust Read more about STW ESX.3cs and logi.CAD 3 – A powerful combination[…]

Flexibility in motion with the new Delta AX-8 series

With the introduction of the new AX-8 series, Delta has extended its capabilities in motion control. Thanks to the embedded multi-core technology and real-time extension, this powerful IPC controller based on the CODESYS platform guarantees high performance in a compact fan-less design. Over the last 30 years, the role of industrial PCs in machine automation Read more about Flexibility in motion with the new Delta AX-8 series[…]

Creating safe, user friendly control applications

STW, based in Kaufbeuren, Germany, has issued a new safety release for their ESX.3xm and ESX.3xl electronic control units. This new software package enables customers to create functional safety applications on these control units using CODESYS V3.5 with the IEC61131 PLC programming languages. Additionally, these ESX-3 control units have now been integrated in the openSYDE Read more about Creating safe, user friendly control applications[…]

STW supports SENT interface for pressure sensors

The Kaufbeuren-based company Sensor-Technik Wiedemann GmbH (STW) extends its pressure sensor portfolio with the digital interface SENT. A new interface has been added to the modular sensor system for mobile hydraulics. For the pressure sensors of the M01 series, the SENT protocol will be additionally available in the SAE J2716, Rev 2016 variant from Q3/2020. Read more about STW supports SENT interface for pressure sensors[…]

The 6th Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest’s Grand Prize is Won by Fontys University of Applied Sciences from the Netherlands

The 6h Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest (Delta Cup) was held at Delta’s Wujiang Plant in Jiangsu, China, from July 24-28. This year, the contest adopted the concept of advanced industrial automation development from Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing. Under the theme of “Seeking Smart IIoT Talents”, the competition included three major categories: Innovative Machines, Read more about The 6th Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest’s Grand Prize is Won by Fontys University of Applied Sciences from the Netherlands[…]

The 6th Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest’s Grand Prize is Won by Fontys University of Applied Sciences from the Netherlands

The 6h Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest (Delta Cup) was held at Delta’s Wujiang Plant in Jiangsu, China, from July 24-28. This year, the contest adopted the concept of advanced industrial automation development from Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing. Under the theme of “Seeking Smart IIoT Talents”, the competition included three major categories: Innovative Machines, Read more about The 6th Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest’s Grand Prize is Won by Fontys University of Applied Sciences from the Netherlands[…]

Delta to Demonstrate Smart Manufacturing Solutions at SPS IPC Drives Italia 2019

Delta, a global provider of smart and energy-efficient industrial automation solutions, today announced it will be demonstrating several smart manufacturing solutions at SPS IPC Drives Italia 2019. The highlight of Delta’s exhibition at the show will be a demonstration of the new CODESYS-based Motion Control Solution, which integrates the control layers of PLCs, HMIs, and Read more about Delta to Demonstrate Smart Manufacturing Solutions at SPS IPC Drives Italia 2019[…]

Encounter of the fourth kind

At the Agritechnica 2017 in Hanover, Sensor-Technik Wiedemann (STW) will be presenting the first representatives of its fourth generation of controls for mobile applications. The ESX-4CS-GW stands out as a freely-programmable communications gateway due to its new processor architecture, and is supported through the innovative STW development environment openSYDE. At the same time, STW is Read more about Encounter of the fourth kind[…]