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11.04.2018

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Actuators Protect Groundwater

Electric actuators help to cut the risk of water pollution at Hallsberg junction, the largest railway yard in Scandinavia: In June 2017, actuator specialist Auma supplied three SA 10.2 multi-turn actuators with GST 10.1 spur gearboxes and AC 01.2 controls with Modbus interfaces t...

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01.03.2018

Article

Turn up! Upswing Ahead for Valves and Fittings

Fittings, faucets, drives and apps: Whetting the appetite for Achema 2018 at last year’s Diam. Not only did industrial fittings fair Diam record an exhibitor record of over 2000 experts, it also set new trends with the DDM seal fair. Fact is: manufacturers are getting fit for the...

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18.10.2017

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Actuator Revamp Improves Safety and Performance of Polish Tank Farm

New actuators can help to unlock the hidden potential of your process plant, as a Polish tank farm handling liquid fuels found out...

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21.01.2016

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Automation Improves Running of Oil and Gas Storage Terminals

Marketing storage terminals are vital to the working of any oil and gas company or refinery, as they store products, which are to be marketed to direct or indirect customers. These terminals can affect the overall business of an organization if not managed competently. Therefor, ...

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17.09.2015

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Enhanced Flexibility for Sizing

Manufacturing advancements underpin enhanced sizing flexibility for Auma’s part-turn GS gearboxes. Three duty classes, (1, 2 and 3), have been introduced to support all anticipated operations across predicted valve lifetimes.

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10.04.2015

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New Actuation Solutions For Oil and Gas Applications

Auma has developed new actuation solutions for a range of specialised oil and gas applications, including an innovative approach for lift plug valves. These shut-off valves are widely adopted in high temperature, high pressure applications and for the conduction of media containi...

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10.02.2015

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Auma ACE Scheme Drives up the Standard of Actuator Installation

Auma UK is introducing the ACE (Auma Certified Engineering) Technician Certification Scheme to drive up the standards of actuator installation and maintenance within the controls industry. Split into three levels, the training and accreditation programme is targeted at actuator t...

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30.10.2014

Article

Using Hart communication protocol

Electric actuator manufacturer Auma announces that a Hart interface option can be ordered for the company’s AC .2 and ACExC .2 controls.

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22.09.2014

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Simplify Position Adjustments

A new electronic position transmitter designed to simplify end position adjustments for actuators has been developed by Auma. The EWG is compatible with its predecessor, the RWG, which ensures rapid replacements and retrofits.

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24.06.2014

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Auma’s Enhanced Actuator Range

Auma’s compact SGC part-turn and SVC globe valve actuators have been considerably enhanced.

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07.05.2014

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The Strengths of Electric Actuators in the Water Industry

The water resources management safeguards the basic water supply for society — and the actuator specialists of Auma safeguard the smooth operation. Irrespective of the type of application — water supply companies, water treatment, locks or desalination plants — electric actuators...

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28.02.2014

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Explosion–Proof Electric Actuator

Actuators for hazardous environments are a necessity for explosion proof valve control. Now Auma takes its new SQEx .2 part-turn actuator to the market – product is the explosion-proof version of AUMA’s SQ actuator introduced to market at the beginning of 2013.

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24.02.2014

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Smart Actuation for a Smarter World

Today’s modern water and wastewater treatment plants are employing advanced technologies, reverse osmosis for instance, to provide clean potable water across India. These technologies call for accurate information and precise flow control throughout the plant, which is difficult ...

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06.03.2013

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Expanded Torque Range for Part-Turn Actuator

Auma, manufacturer and global supplier of modular electric actuators, has announced that orders can be placed for its new part-turn actuator.

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26.09.2012

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Providing SIL Capability for Auma Actuators

A new module designed by Auma provides enhanced Safety Integrity Level (SIL) capability for the company’s electric actuators. The development enhances the possible application of Auma’s modular actuation technology, which is widely adopted in safety-related systems, the company s...

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04.09.2012

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Major Trends in Plant Asset Management — Where are we Heading?

“I need it, want it, install it!” Still too few users are convinced of this when it comes to diagnosis-capable field devices and plant asset management. That is what the manufacturers say, at least. Where are we heading? Read here what is reality already, but also what wishes are...

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11.05.2012

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Auma Expands Actuator Portfolio

Auma introduces advancements to its actautor portfolio: The company has enhanced diagnostic features have been enhanced with a sensor incorporated into the actuator to measure valve vibration, indicating device failures and plant downtimes.

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10.06.2011

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Fibre Optic Interface for Process DataTransfer

Auma, a producer of modular electric actuators, recently introduced a single-mode FO interface capable of supporting automation solutions with a range of up to 15 kilometres between the field devices.

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16.02.2011

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Electric Actuators to Move Into Hazardous Areas

Auma has launched hazardous-area versions (II2G Ex de IIC T4) of its new Generation.2 multi-turn electric valve actuators.

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26.08.2010

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Polyglotte Stellantriebs-Steuerung

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04.09.2008

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Reliable Communications Ensure Safety on Valve Actuator Automation Projects at Tank Farms

Valve actuator automation is a typical field bus application. Personnel in the control room must be able to operate valves at any time to keep the systems running, prevent supply interruptions and avoid serious accidents. The communications link between the control system and the...

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10.10.2011

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Automatic commissioning of actuators with AUMA Modbus loop

Where large distances need to be covered for the automation of valves, increased data transfer safety is required and the availability e.g. in tank farms, AUMA has installed many Modbus loop solutions successfully. Consisting of a SIMA master station and up to 247 AUMA actuators ...

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26.08.2010

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AUMA ToolSuite für PDA

Normal 0 21 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Normale Tabelle"; mso-style-parent:""; font-size:10.0pt;"Times New Roman";} Die AUMA ToolSuite ist ab sofort in einer Version für industrietaugliche PDAs verf...

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22.02.2010

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AUMA stellt auf neuen Steckerdeckel um

Mit dem neuen Steckerdeckel für alle Antriebsbaureihen vereinfacht sich der Anschluss der AUMA Antriebe an die Spannungsversorgung und an das Leitsystem Der neuen Steckerdeckel S-105 hat wesentlich mehr Platz für die Kabelverschraubungen/Conduits. Die Bauhöhe beträgt 15 mm mehr. ...

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