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From April 2015 Pilz will have a new logo. The new logo puts automation firmly back in the spotlight alongside safety as the core competency.

, Apr 10, 2015

Safety and automation: Pilz underlines its positioning – New logo highlights "All in One" in automation

Automation company Pilz renews its brand identity. The family business from Ostfildern is introducing its new logo at the Hannover Messe. The intention of Pilz is to underline visually its positioning as a supplier of complete solutions for safety and automation.

Communication modules are now available for the configurable control systems PNOZmulti 2, for connection to Ethernet-based systems.

Ostfildern, Feb 24, 2015

Configurable control systems PNOZmulti 2 for PROFINET and Ethernet/IP

The configurable control system PNOZmulti 2 for safety and automation from Pilz has two new communication modules for connection to Ethernet-based systems. With these, the base unit can now be expanded on the left-hand side and can easily be connected to PROFINET or Ethernet/IP networks. As an open, configurable control system, PNOZmulti 2 can be used flexibly across industry, independently of the higher-level operational control system.

At the Hannover Messe 2015 Pilz will be showing complete automation solutions comprising sensor, control and drive technology, including modern diagnostic and visualisation systems.

Ostfildern, Feb 18, 2015

Pilz at the Hannover Messe 2015 in Hall 9, Stand D17 – All-in-One: Safety & Automation

Under the motto "All-in-One: Safety & Automation", Pilz will be presenting industry solutions, product innovations and services for complete automation solutions at this year's Hannover Messe from 13-17.4.2015. Visitors can also experience how the challenges of Industry 4.0 can be resolved even today and how Pilz is promoting safe automation in the exhibition’s partner country, India.

With its automation system PSS 4000, Pilz is pursuing a consistently mechatronic approach. The modular design of a plant can be mapped in the software platform PAS4000.

Ostfildern, Feb 6, 2015

Pilz is a new member of the research platform SmartFactory KL – Working together for standards with Industry 4.0

Pilz is a new member of the demonstration and research platform SmartFactory KL. As such, the complete safe automation supplier will be actively involved in formulating unified standards for Industry 4.0. The first joint project is to implement a storage module for the smart factory demonstrator at the Hannover Messe 2015.

The automation system PSS 4000 works in conjunction with safe sensor technology PSEN to guarantee safety in the laser welding laboratory for high-performance laser welding technology at MEYER WERFT.

Ostfildern, Nov 12, 2014

MEYER WERFT uses safety solution from Pilz

MEYER WERFT in Papenburg has equipped its laser welding laboratory for high-performance laser welding technology with a safety solution comprising the automation system PSS 4000, safe sensor technology PSEN and control and signal devices from Pilz. In conjunction with the safety gate system PSENsgate and the operating mode selector switch PITmode, PSS 4000 controls and monitors all the safety functions in the laser welding laboratory, meeting the highest safety requirements up to Performance Level e and Safety Integrity Level 3.

The new web-based visualisation software from Pilz is based on the latest web technologies and represents a high-performance, easy-to-use solution for operating and monitoring.

Ostfildern, Nov 11, 2014

New web-based visualisation software PASvisu by Pilz - Your automation at a glance

With the web-based visualisation software PASvisu Pilz is launching a high-performance yet simple to use software package for operating and monitoring. The company has developed a platform-independent visualisation package based on the latest web technologies such as HTML 5, CSS3 and JavaScript PASvisu is operated intuitively and provides design freedom for projects: it gives users of Pilz control solutions a complete view of their plant. With PASvisu, Pilz is underlining its claim as a complete safe automation supplier.