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Pilz presents safe and smart automation at PPMA

Pilz presents safe and smart automation at PPMA

Packaging-related processes require a high level of automation and flexibility to be efficient and profitable. With this in mind, Pilz will be exhibiting its Smart Factory at the 2018 PPMA Show, which demonstrates how its products can help users achieve intelligent networking and flexible production in your plant, whilst making sure you always have safety […]

By July 19, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Pilz introduces open, modular robot family

Pilz introduces open, modular robot family

The German industrial safety specialist Pilz has entered the robotics market with a portfolio of modular products including a six-axis robot arm, a control module incorporating drive technology, and an operator module. The products made their debut at the recent Automatica exhibition in Germany, where Pilz was also demonstrating a prototype two-arm robot. Pilz is […]

By July 5, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Pilz introduces PSENmlock range of safety switches

Pilz introduces PSENmlock range of safety switches

Pilz is adding PSENmlock to its range of safety switches. PSENmlock offers safety gate monitoring (also known as interlocking) and safe guard locking for the protection of personnel and processes to the highest levels up to PL e (of EN ISO 13849)  in one device. It fully satisfies the requirements of the latest interlocking standard […]

By August 8, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Pilz offers modular system for safe robotics

Pilz offers modular system for safe robotics

Safety aspects in robotic applications must always be considered on an individual basis and the appropriate safety solution implemented for each one. Safe sensor technology has a key role to play, but the experts at Pilz argue a modular approach is required in order to satisfy all applications with regard to safety. Pictured right: The […]

By October 21, 2015 Read More →
Pilz addresses safety for collaborative robots

Pilz addresses safety for collaborative robots

As the efficiency of robot applications generally increases, the closer human and machine are able to work together. Static safeguards are increasingly reaching their limits. The trend is moving away from full enclosures for robot cells in favour of human-robot collaborations (HRC), which manage without guards where possible, but still guarantee operator safety. In practice, […]

By January 21, 2015 Read More →
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