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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.

The new safety switch PSENcode from Pilz is characterised by a very low profile housing. With PSENcode, manipulation protection can be implemented flexibly, up to the highest safety category PL e.

Ostfildern, Oct 22, 2014

More slimline design: coded safety switch PSENcode fron Pilz

Coded safety switches PSENcode are used to monitor the position of guards and also for general position monitoring. PSENcode is now also available in a slimline design: Compared with PSENcode (compact design), the new PSENcode type has a lower height (13 mm) but the same width.

, Sep 10, 2014

The safety gate system PSENsgate from the automation company Pilz now has even more system types to offer.

ostfildern, Aug 5, 2014

Safety gate system PSENsgate includes new system types

The safety gate system PSENsgate from Pilz now offers even greater flexibility thanks to selectable operator elements: A wide range of system types are now available with optional, integratable control and actuating elements such as pushbuttons, key switches, illuminated pushbuttons, section stop, emergency stop or escape release to choose from. PSENsgate combines safety gate monitoring with safe guard locking for personnel and plant protection in just one safety gate system. The safety gate system can be used up to the highest category PL e.

Users in the railway sector can reduce their investment and operating costs with the automation system PSS 4000 from Pilz. Thanks to certification, the -R modules help to reduce the work involved in gaining approval. The -R modules can be used in various applications within the railway industry with different safety integrity levels.

Ostfildern, Jul 29, 2014

Automation specialist Pilz at Innotrans 2014 in Berlin (23 – 26.09.2014) – Industrial control technology on railways

Pilz will be exhibiting safe control technology for railways at Innotrans 2014 in Berlin. The complete automation supplier will be focusing on the R-modules from the automation system PSS 4000. These can be used to resolve control tasks on the track, on the train and on rail-related applications.

As a complete automation supplier, Pilz offers solutions for monitoring all relevant safety functions on wind turbines, including a comprehensive range of services.

Ostfildern, Jul 24, 2014

Pilz at WindEnergy Hamburg 2014 (23.- 26.09.2014) – Safe, efficient automation of wind turbines

Products and solutions for the safe automation of wind turbines are the focus of Pilz's exhibition stand at WindEnergy Hamburg 2014. The complete safe automation supplier will be showing scalable, safe solutions for both new and existing wind turbines. Pilz will also be providing information on its range of services en route to CE marking.

The Mobile Safety Inspector PASmsi paves the way to safe machinery: The Pilz app provides support with the risk assessment and on-site documentation.

Ostfildern, Jul 16, 2014

Mobile Safety Inspector PASmsi – Safe machinery via app

The free PASmsi app from Pilz supports users of smartphones and other mobile end devices with risk assessments. Various calculations can be made in four clear categories, including risk estimation, determining the achievable performance level or checking a machine for significant changes. The data can be saved or exported to projects for later use.

The components of the automation system PSS 4000 from Pilz are now approved as safety components for lift applications by TÜV Austria. As a result, lifts and lifting equipment can now be safeguarded safely and efficiently.

Ostfildern, Jun 12, 2014

Automation system PSS 4000 safeguards lift applications

The components of the automation system PSS 4000 are now approved as safety components for lift applications by TÜV Austria. Lift operators and manufacturers can implement the strict safety regulations and specific requirements that are applicable for these applications using the PSS 4000, in a way that's technically independent, flexible and easy to implement.