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The Food Sure Summit 2017 in Amsterdam on May 22nd features two keynote speakers from Omron. Robert Brooks and Bruno Adam will share their expert insights with food & beverage professionals who are interested to discover how they can enhance their production with leading Omron autonomous vehicles that are smart and food safe.
We have introduced a comprehensive range of IO-Link product (including high performance sensors and versatile IO-Link masters), that make it even easier to achieve the productivity and efficiency gains associated with Smart Factory solutions.
At Hannover Messe 2017 we showcased Forpheus, the first machine table tennis tutor that interprets how you feel and play and helps you improve your game. This is just the beginning of our new technologies that creates your future.
We are introducing the E5_D series - the next generation of controllers built on the successful E5_C platform. It is designed to achieve optimal and automatic temperature control without human intervention.
The future of manufacturing has been captured in an advanced i-Automation innovation concept that is based on integrated, intelligent and interactive. At Hannover Messe 2017 these concepts will be featured on the booth and showcased in live demonstrations.
The new J7KNU contactor, which is the smallest device of its type and rating currently available anywhere in Europe, is ideally suited for a wide range of applications where a compact, dependable and easy-to-use power switching solution is needed.
To showcase our Artificial Intelligence technologies, the 3rd generation of Forpheus is featured at Hannover Messe 2017. Our friendly and smart table tennis collaborative robot has become a whole lot smarter since last year. It can now interpret, predict, learn, think, act, connect and communicate with humans.
In April 2017, we introduce our third wave of factory automation (FA) devices built on a Common Design Platform for unified product specification. The new products include Switch Mode Power Supplies, DIN rail Terminal Blocks, Liquid Leakage Sensor Amplifiers, and I/O Relay Terminals.
The iF DESIGN AWARD, is one of the world's most prestigious design awards. Products are rated on uniqueness, innovation, aesthetic appearance, usefulness and eco-friendliness as well as performance, quality and price.
Safety light curtains in our new F3SG-R range combine torsion-resistant construction to guarantee easy alignment with a novel troubleshooting function based on QR codes. To suit the needs of widest possible range of users, the new light curtains are available in two versions, the easy F3SG-RE for simple on/off detection applications and the advanced F3SG-RA for more versatile safety solutions.
Machine designers and panel builders like to have a variety of choice for both bezel materials and colour options when choosing pushbuttons for their equipment. The new compact A22N series certainly delivers on this requirement, as well as being more compact and simpler to install. The A22N series includes 22-mm diameter push buttons, knob-type selector switches, key selector switches, and indicators.
With the addition of a new bus coupler, the NX-series modular I/O system can now be used on all CJ- and CS-series PLC's, as well as any other controller supporting EtherNet/IP communication. EtherNet/IP uses CIP™ messaging over standard Ethernet infrastructure, providing proven and reliable industrial data communication without having to use special network technologies.
We are now offering a comprehensive range of compact control components that have been developed specifically to save space in control panels. The compact components are a major aid to delivering control system flexibility as, when they are used, it is much easier to make provision within the panel for future modifications and additions.
The BU_2RWL series is the best possible AC-AC online uninterruptible power supply (UPS) to provide your industrial equipment, embedded applications or complete system against instantaneous voltage drops or power interruptions.
Introducing the S8BA series, a DIN-rail mountable, DC-DC uninterruptible power supply (UPS) that is the ideal countermeasure to protect industrial PCs (IPCs) and factory automation controllers from momentary voltage drops and power failures.
After the huge investments sustained in the past years in Europe to build up new PV plants, the cumulated installation reached today the remarkable result of 81.4 GW counting for the 58% of the installations worldwide. (source: EPIA report 2014)
The analog I/O range for the CP1 series in the compact PLC range has been expanded with six new units. These contain both input and output units, mixed analog I/O units, and temperature sensor units.
We have recently announced we are extending our collaboration with leading CAE software provider EPLAN and, as a result, 5,000 macros related to our products are now available via the EPLAN data portal. Panel builders and other users of Omron automation can now download all the essential product data. This saves engineering time and effort during the design stages, reduces errors and helps improve the overall project quality.
We have introduced our new NJ1 and NX7 machine controllers. This further expands the range of Machine Automation Controllers that are at the heart of the Sysmac Automation Platform (hereinafter "Sysmac"). The release of NJ1 and NX7 enables a wide range of automation solutions from cutting-edge, advanced production systems to simple machines.
Featuring readily accessible screwless terminals that cut installation time by more than 50% and ultra-slim construction, three different models of the our new G9SE safety relay are available to meet all safety application requirements. These models provide options for various safety output configurations and for adjustable off-delay times. All are compatible with a variety of safety devices such as E-stops, door switches and opto sensors.
Drawing on more than 50 years of experience in manufacturing monitoring relays, the compact K8 series continues the long tradition in providing reliable machine protection and safeguarding. This popular product range has been completed by adding six new models for three-phase monitoring. These additions to the range mean that now, virtually all machine monitoring functions can be conveniently implemented with the same range of products, with the added benefit that all of the products comply with global safety standards.
Clarivate Analytics has listed us as one of the 100 most innovative companies. The 2016 report, published January 2017, honours the most innovative corporations and institutions in the world as determined by their robust analysis of unique and proprietary data.
We have joined the OPC group Open Serialisation Communication Standard (Open SCS) with the goal to standardise the communication interfaces between the different solution providers who provide solutions for the various global serialisation requirements.
To ensure our customers get the very best in PV products and services, we take great care in selecting our partners for the necessary complementary technologies. Recently, two of our partners, Dhybrid and Ilumen, won nominations to the finals of the prestigious Intersolar AWARD, an annual exhibition dedicated to celebrating innovation in the international solar industry.
Our ping-pong robot has been awarded with the Grand Prix in the Innovation Awards 2014, as selected by U.S. Journalists at the CEATEC. CEATEC Japan (Combined Exhibition of Advanced Technologies) is the biggest exhibit of the latest lT and electronic technologies in all of Asia. The awards are presented for those items deemed to be outstanding in respect of an innovative character and potential influence on the U.S. market, by an independent panel of judges.
With a focus on the Smart factory, virtual reality and the Internet of Things, the Hannover Messe is an excellent platform to demonstrate our solutions and latest technologies for tomorrow’s factories and energy systems.
We’re excited to inform you about the new customer login system on our website. This is the first step in developing a customisable web experience tailored to your needs. It is an ongoing process, and as such the future will bring even more features and content for our registered users.
Our Industrial Automation Guide 2016 is now available as an online digital catalogue. Same as the printed version, the digital catalogue highlights our core competences across the full range of automation systems. It gives you detailed specification and ordering information on products from relays and sensors to components and software.
We have recently agreed with software specialist Adents on a partnership for serialisation applications. The partnership provides support to mutual customers, offering a flexible, quickly deployable and easy-to-use solution.
Laura Studwell, Omron Americas food, beverage & packaging Industry Marketing Manager, has been appointed to the Emerging Leaders Committee of The Association of Processing and Packaging Technologies (PMMI), a four-year term in which she will mentor future industry leaders as well as provide expertise and insights on issues addressed by PMMI.
At this year’s IPACK-IMA exhibition in Milan, we will be reinforcing our position as the leading automation partner for packaging equipment in the food and beverage sectors. Our stand at the exhibition will focus on innovative solutions that have been developed specifically to help companies address present day challenges that include ever-increasing demands for consumer safety, total product traceability and the adoption of eco-friendly packaging.