PECM Magazine

Robots take the load for fish processor

A Grimsby fish processor has successfully implemented robots into its facility to remove the heavy and repetitive load and unloading tasks.  Producing dried fish, JHS Fish Products Limited has two FANUC Robotics robots handling palletised fish at both the raw and the dry stages of the process.

Free-Way 6 Position Toggle Switch Re-design

The new Free-Way Switch Range opens up an entirely new dimension in guitar pickup selection and potential for other applications. The 6 position lever switch in its conventional form provides 2 pole 6 position circuit selection with the ability to select any of the 6 positions non sequentially if required, unlike a conventional rotary switch approach.

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Visilume Limited supplies a range of Magnetic Level Indicators that can be used in situations where other measuring methods, such as glass and plastic gauges pose a risk.  Robust and maintenance free, our level indicators are suitable for many industries such as;

New Fluke infrared cameras with LaserSharp™ Auto Focus deliver in-focus images for the best imaging accuracy

Advanced wireless connectivity and the new SmartView® Mobile app maximises productivity in the field

Fluke has introduced the Fluke® Ti200, Ti300 and Ti400 infrared cameras with advanced connectivity and accuracy to maximise technicians’ productivity in the field. The new infrared cameras feature LaserSharp™ Auto Focus, using a laser to pinpoint exactly where the camera should focus for precisely focused images every time – see video at

Press to check™ Daily Face-Fit reassurance

Every worker knows that there is no point in wearing a protective face mask in hazardous environments if it doesn’t fit properly. Yet checking a mask’s fit every single time it is put on can be tedious and time-consuming.

POW-R-QUIK Introduces New Industrial Turbine Starter Series for Diesel Engines

POW-R-QUIK introduced a new edition to their PRQ series of industrial/marine turbine air and gas starters. The new PRQ200i inertia drive and PRQ200p pre-engaged models round out the PRQ series for diesel engines in the 22 liter to 200-liter range. The PRQ200 Series turbine comes in both a right & left-hand rotation to start counter rotating main propulsion engines.

Hydra-Cell Mono-Block Pumps Ease Installation & Service

Wanner International has introduced an optional Mono-Block style pump head on its Hydra-Cell G03, G13 and P200 seal-less pump models.

The new Mono-Block pump head combines the traditional valve plate and manifold into a single component, allowing easy access to the cartridge style valve assemblies. The valves are accessed easily without the need to disassemble the pump or disturb the system pipework.

Enduramaxx Cone Bottom Tanks

Enduramaxx Cone Bottom Tanks with a stand are often used in the process environment where 100% drainage is an advantage and to address concerns as to vortexing. The cone bottom base tanks are rotationally moulded from medium density polyethylene. Cone tanks designed for containment of liquids of up to 1.7 specific gravity for liquids such as liquid fertilizer and molasses are available as heavy specific gravity for liquids such as liquid fertilizer and molasses and many industrial liquids.

ZE: 908 Acoustic Interface – integrating noise measurements for industrial settings

Cirrus Environmental, a leading specialist in the design and manufacture of environmental noise monitoring solutions, has developed an acoustic interface, the ZE: 908, which allows users to add a noise measurement capability to existing process control systems. 

New Fluke pressure calibration tools

New solutions, new features and functionality, and extended ranges

Fluke has introduced new pressure calibration tools to its extensive range, including new solutions to measurement that were not met previously. Ideal for instrument, process and plant maintenance technicians in the process industries, these tools include the Fluke 719Pro Electric Pressure Calibrator,


The Teseo modular aluminium pipework system for the delivery transfer of compressed air, inert gases, fluids and vacuum, is now covered by a 20-year warranty – the longest product assurance available in the manufacturing pipework business sector.


The new Teseo AP68 aluminium piping expands the AP modular compressed air and fluids transfer system to give a pipework range from 22mm to 68mm OD. The introduction of AP68 with a smooth internal bore diameter of 63mm will flow 1712cfm @ 10 Bar over 30m, equivalent to the flow rates of a 250kw compressor.

Automated Report Generation and Data Analysis

Ocean Data Systems (ODS) develops software solutions for industrial analytics and reporting.  The product, Dream Report, is the leading technology for automated data analysis and report generation with thousands of installations.