PILZ Inside Automation
Issue 2 2023 / 28 Feb 2023


Thank you to everyone who visited the Hannover Messe! In our review we look back on five exciting days at the trade fair. And we can say: we're looking forward to the next event already! From 4-10 May you can visit us at Interpack and discover our automation solutions for the packaging industry. Totally in keeping with the motto: Let's WRAP this up together!
Designing railway premises to be safe

From hardware component to the complete safety concept: for you, we have extended our industrial expertise from the fields of machinery safety and health and safety regulations to railway premises. We can provide support with the safety-related assessment and implementation of standard-compliant solutions.
Further information

Products

New system release 1.24 for the automation system PSS 4000

New functions are available for the automation system PSS 4000 with system release 1.24. Information about the most important ones is available here in the overview.
What safety distance is required?

With applications requiring hand protection, employees are to have optimum protection and the workflow is not to be disrupted. That’s why it is essential to calculate the right safety distance.
New: PITreader card unit

New type of transponders. With PITreader card and PITreader sticker, RFID transponders in card or sticker format are used for greater flexibility.
Everything at a glance - The flyer for I.A.M.

We’ve summarised all the key information on “Identification and Access Management” in the flyer. Gain an overview now. It’s quick and convenient.

Expertise

ISO 13849-1 is available (in revised form) as an FDIS

A revision of one of the most important standards for functional safety, ISO 13849-1, is now available in the final draft as FDIS and its publication is planned shortly.