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    • Process Expo Africa 2013 is around the corner, and Europe and regularly attends international conferences The with South Africa’s leading Automation, Control, where he is a much sought after speaker on the topics PROCESS Instrumentation and Information Technology providers “Multicultural Communities, Negotiations and Change EXPO 2013 collectively preparing a display of products and solu- Management”. PREVIEW tions on over 2000m2 of floor space in Hall 5 at JHB Another not-to-miss feature at this year’s Expo is is produced by Expo Centre, Nasrec this year, you need to mark the the award-winning, much talked about solar powered Technews Publishing, publisher of dates Tuesday, 21 – Thursday, 23 car displayed by the Faculty of May 2013, from 9am to 4pm daily Engineering at Tswhane University in your diary! of Technology, which won Proudly incorporating the “Longest Distance in a Day”; “Most Design and compilation Process Training Academy along- Re-Engineered” and third place over- Technique Publishing side the Expo once again this year, all at the FIA Alternative Energy Cup Advertising Sales we invite you to book free training / SA Solar Challenge in 2012. Jane van der Spuy sessions presented by leading com- This year it’s all about innovation, Tel: +27 (0)31 764 0593 panies and experts in our industry, solutions, training, leadership and Tina van Kerckhoven covering an array of topics across most importantly mastery – the pro- the C&I spectrum every hour from foundly satisfying feeling when one Tel: +27 (0)11 543 5800 Tuesday, 21 May at 9am through to finally gets on top of a new set of Printed by Thursday, 23 May at 3pm. skills, and then sees the light underIntrepid Printers, 9 Grix Road, Pietermaritzburg In the light of many demands the new door those skills can open, we face on a daily basis leading even as another door is closing. Disclaimer: While every effort has been our organisations in weathering For visitor registration, Training made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained the economy, maintaining and growing business and Academy bookings and general information on the herein, the publisher and its agents cannot be held respon- being innovative and skilled adequately to compete in event, please visit, or call sible for any errors contained, or any loss incurred as a result. the market place, another exciting highlight at Process 0861 ELANCOMM Articles published do not nec- essarily reflect the views of the Expo Africa this year will be the appearance of our We look forward to welcoming you at Process publishers. The editor reserves the right to alter or cut copy. guest speaker at the official opening of the event on Expo Africa 2013! Articles submitted are deemed to have been cleared for Tuesday 21 May – none other than Former President publication. of SA and Nobel Peace Prize winner Mr F W de Klerk. Industry Regards Advertisements, inserts and company contact details are Since retiring from politics in 1997, Mr de Klerk has been Hanli Kritzinger printed as provided by the advertiser. Technews Publish- very active in the international speech and conference Managing Director ing (Pty) Ltd can not be held responsible for the accuracy or circuit. He delivers many presentations in the USA and élancommunications veracity of supplied material. Published by View the full Preview online Due to the overwhelming interest we received from exhibitors we have not been able to include all the information in the printed version of the Preview due to space constraints. We have ensured that Technews Publishing (Pty) Ltd all the exhibitors who sent submissions appear at least once in the printed version, and the remaining Tel: 011 543 5800 information is hosted in a full online set of PDFs that can be viewed at: Fax: 011 787 8052 PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 1
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    • TRAINING ACADEMY Proudly incorporating the Process Training Academy alongside the Expo once again this year, we invite you to book free training sessions presented by leading companies and experts in our industry, covering an array of topics across the C&I spectrum every hour from Tuesday, 21 May at 9am through to Thursday, 23 May at 3pm. TUESDAY 21 MAY Time Company Training Topic Room 09:00 - 10:00 IDX ACADEMY A Remote monitoring and troubleshooting of PROFIBUS networks 10:30 - 11:30 IDX ACADEMY Foundation Fieldbus (FF) – practical insights for when implementation is considered. 12:00 - 13:00 IDX ACADEMY PROFIBUS and PROFINET – integrating between these, and other Industrial Fieldbuses 14:00 - 15:00 IDX ACADEMY Remote monitoring and troubleshooting of PROFIBUS networks 15:30 - 16:30 IDX ACADEMY The Industrial Communications Coffee Table sessions 09:00 - 10:00 ENDRESS + HAUSER B Instrumentation – level 10:30 - 11:30 ENDRESS + HAUSER MES – plant performance management 12:00 - 13:00 ENDRESS + HAUSER Analytical equipment (liquids) including pH, ORP and conductivity 14:00 - 15:00 ENDRESS + HAUSER Technology – communications and BUS systems 5:30 - 16:30 ENDRESS + HAUSER Flow – Coriolis 10:30 - 11:30 GEMUE VALVES C Select the right valve for your application 12:00 - 13:00 ALLPRONIX Principles of 3D volume and mass measurement 10:30 - 11:30 EXTECH SAFETY SYSTEMS D EXI: Intrinsic safety 10:30 - 11:30 HONEYWELL SA E Experion training 14:00 - 15:00 HONEYWELL SA Fieldbus training WEDNESDAY 22 MAY 09:00 - 10:00 IDX ACADEMY A Remote monitoring and troubleshooting of PROFIBUS networks 10:30 - 11:30 IDX ACADEMY Foundation Fieldbus (FF) – practical insights for when implementation is considered. 12:00 - 13:00 IDX ACADEMY PROFIBUS and PROFINET – integrating between these, and other Industrial Fieldbuses 14:00 - 15:00 IDX ACADEMY Remote monitoring and troubleshooting of PROFIBUS networks 15:30 - 16:30 IDX ACADEMY The Industrial Communications Coffee Table sessions4 PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • Time Company Training Topic Room09:00 - 10:00 ENDRESS + HAUSER B Flow – Coriolis10:30 - 11:30 ENDRESS + HAUSER Technology – communications and BUS systems12:00 - 13:00 ENDRESS + HAUSER Instrumentation – level14:00 - 15:00 ENDRESS + HAUSER MES – plant asset management15:30 - 16:30 ENDRESS + HAUSER Analytical equipment (liquids) including pH, ORP and conductivity10:30 - 11:30 GEMUE VALVES C Select the right valve for your application12:00 - 13:00 RJ CONNECT Edge-to-core industrial Ethernet solutions14:00 - 15:00 ALLPRONIX Principles of in-line non-nuclear density measurement10:30 - 11:30 EXTECH SAFETY SYSTEMS D EXI: Intrinsic safety12:00 - 13:00 HONEYWELL SA LSS training10:30 - 11:30 N&Z INSTRUMENTATION E Water management14:00 - 15:00 HONEYWELL SA Cyber security training THURSDAY 23 MAY09:00 - 10:00 IDX ACADEMY A Remote monitoring and troubleshooting of PROFIBUS networks10:30 - 11:30 IDX ACADEMY Foundation Fieldbus (FF) – practical insights for when implementation is considered12:00 - 13:00 IDX ACADEMY PROFIBUS and PROFINET – integrating between these, and other Industrial Fieldbuses14:00 - 15:00 IDX ACADEMY Remote monitoring and troubleshooting of PROFIBUS networks09:00 - 10:00 ENDRESS + HAUSER B Analytical equipment (liquids) including pH, ORP and conductivity10:30 - 11:30 ENDRESS + HAUSER Flow – Coriolis12:00 - 13:00 ENDRESS + HAUSER MES – plant performance management14:00 - 15:00 ENDRESS + HAUSER Instrumentation – level10:30 - 11:30 GEMUE VALVES C Select the right valve for your application12:00 - 13:00 ALLPRONIX Moving from reactive to predictive process control10:30 - 11:30 EXTECH SAFETY SYSTEMS D EXI: Intrinsic safety09:00 - 10:00 HONEYWELL SA E Fieldbus training12:00 - 13:00 HONEYWELL SA Experion training PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 5
    • SAIMC AT PROCESS EXPO 2013 FIELDBUS FOUNDATION The Society for Automation Chuck Carter, currently head of the create an African FTCP. He will join the IDX Instrumentation Fieldbus Centre at Lee College in Academy and also look to assist universi- Measurement and Control Baytown Texas, will be hosting a number ties and technical colleges with updated (SAIMC) once again has of Foundation Fieldbus sessions at the relevant technology training. A Foundation a strong presence at the Process Expo Training Academy. He has Fieldbus Training schedule commencing in Process Expo. With the goal of extensive experience in Foundation July 2013 will be published before Process advancing the objectives of Fieldbus and Instrumentation and Process Expo. As a person certified to offer all the automation and instru- in general. He was responsible for estab- levels of Foundation Fieldbus Training he mentation industries. lishing one of the is well placed to get local SAIMC is also officially first three (now there training off to a solid and launching its exciting new SAIMC brand and dynamic are eight worldwide) sustainable start. This website. Foundation Fieldbus will be the fulfilment of SAIMC is committed to creating awareness about Certified Training a process initiated by engineering amongst young people as part of the Programs (FTCP). After the FFSAMC (Foundation Engineering Council of South Africa’s Engenius pro- visiting his daughter and grandchildren Fieldbus South African Marketing gramme. Its fully kitted First Lego League trailer is taking in South Africa in January 2013, and Committee) and many years in the making. the fundamentals of engineering to schools and is on also meeting with the IDX Academy in Stand 010. display at the SAIMC stand. The SAIMC will accredit all Johannesburg, he saw the opportunity to training courses held at the Process Expo free of charge – complete his long and distinguished car- For more information contact an excellent incentive for earning some points during the rier in technical training and consulting, by David Bean at the IDX Academy, show. Visit Stand C9 to interact with the knowledgeable relocating to South Africa, and helping to SAIMC team about any industry issues or for assistance in applying for professional registration. AUTOMATION WITH IRITRON For more information contact SAIMC, 086 107 2462,, PROFIBUS ASSOCIATION The Southern African Regional PROFIBUS Association (SARPA) is an affiliated RPA of PROFIBUS International (PI). SARPA consists primarily of vendors of PROFIBUS equipment who have taken on the responsibility of promoting and ensuring correct application and imple- mentation of PROFIBUS solutions. Seven years ago SARPA introduced to South Africa a regional PROFIBUS COMPETENCE CENTRE (PCC). Based in Johannesburg it has trained up to today more than 800 certified engineers and installers. The SARPA stand in 2013 will focus on training and connectivity, showing PROFIBUS Iritron has an extensive track record in resulting in optimisation and real-time DP and PA and PROFINET. Visit us at Stand 01. plant automation, simulation, optimisation management information as well as ideal and information systems. The company’s maintenance scheduling. For more information contact fields of expertise encompass all levels in Rob MacKenzie, +27 (0)11 262 8002, the automation hierarchy. Visit Stand G2 to For more information contact Alwyn, find out how automation with Iritron can Rautenbach, Iritron, +27 (0)12 349 2919, improve functionality and lead to a clearer, understanding of production processes, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • MULTIFUNCTION WEIGHING TRANSMITTER WIRELESSHART PRESSURE TRANSMITTER Included in the new range of Smar wireless proc- e ess control and monitoring instrumentation from d Allpronix is the LD400I WirelessHART pressure e transmitter for r level meas- urement with extended probe. This is a simple option for measuring liquids in open n tanks, closed non-pressurised ed tanks, canals and wells. Visit Stand nd J8 to view this s transmitter.Instrotech’s multi-function weighing transmitters, through-put weighins, For moretransmitter, the model 6004MF version II, bag-filling, batch-weighing and dynamo informationis a powerful, compact, field-mounted unit meters. They are on show at Stand B13. contact Dylan Swartz, Allpronix,that can be selected for a variety of weigh- +27 (0)11 795 9500,,ing functions. It is specifically designed For more information contact www.allpronix.comfor servicing organisations, weighing Scott Hunter, Instrotech, ONE USER INTERFACE FOR MULTIPLEequipment manufacturing companies and +27 (0)11 462 1920,individual users. Examples include loadcell, SCREEN DISPLAYStransmitting, belt-weighing, loss-in-weight TOUCH CONTROL FOR INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS Beckhoff ’s CP2xxx and CP3xxx control panel and panel PC series with multi-touch functionality offers a practical and versatile HMI hardware toolkit, complemented with mechani- cal pushbutton extensions, display sizes and panel PC options. It allows industrial applications to utilise the familiar features from smartphones KVMTech specialises in display technologies for server and touch pads for machine opera- room, data centre, NOC, operational rooms and disaster tion. As with previous panel series, recovery sites. The company’s innovative CrossDisplay- Beckhoff supports this with numerous Switching enables the user to switch channels, move standard and custom designs. To find across connected displays and switch focus areas across out more about the many features of any number or configuration of monitors using only one these panels, visit Stand D5. mouse. Previously a multiple screen or monitor display required multiple keyboards and user interfaces to navi- For more information contact gate. To see this in action, visit Stand G3. Kenneth McPherson, Beckhoff Automation, +27 (0)11 795 2898, For more information contact Reghardt Rautenbach,, KVM Tech, +27 (0)21 851 2848,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 7
    • INTELLIGENT VALVE POSITIONER LLIGENT The SRD991 intelligent valve positioner offers process automation communication protocols. The SRD991 is on display at Stand M13. the most advanced technology available on the All the diagnostics features can be easily config- market today. This includes an infrared interface ured and displayed by the Positioner DTM, which For more information contact Fred Venter, for wireless operation and configuration, a multi- also enables a complete health report of the Valve & Automation, +27 (0)11 397 2833, lingual full-text graphic LCD and a choice of valve, with all configuration data and diagnostics., SOFTWARE FOR NETWORK CONTROL WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORK DEVICES Control Performance Wireless sensor network (WSN) devices measurement nodes that offer industrial Monitor is the only from National Instruments provide the ratings and local analysis and control vendor-independent same quality and accuracy as traditional capabilities. Visit Stand B1to find out more. software product wired measurement systems, but with on the market that increased flexibility, lower costs and the For more information contact offers monitoring, ability to create smart WSN systems with National Instruments, tuning and modelling the NI LabVIEW WSN Module. This plat- +27(0)11 805 8197, capabilities within form allows easy monitoring of assets or, one platform. Control environment with reliable, battery-powered loop tuning, model- ling and multivariate step testing capabili- ties, coupled with the ability to automati- cally collect and analyse data, allow the user to improve control. Visit the Honeywell stand at Stand B5 to find out more about this condition-based application that moni- tors, identifies, diagnoses and remedies control asset issues across all plant layers. For more information contact Boni Magudulela, Honeywell, +27 (0)11 695 8033, boni.magudulela@, www.honeywellprocess.com8 PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • INFRARED WINDOWS FOR SAFE ELECTRICAL INSPECTION LEVEL MEASUREMENT &The IRISS range of infrared windows and panels from R&C CONTROL PRODUCTSInstrumentation removes the risks and downtime associ- Temperature Controls is exhibitingated with live inspections of electrical switchgear panels. a range of level measurement andVisit R&C Instrumentation’s stand at control products from FineTek.Stand F10 to find out how to avoid These find application in produc-the hazards experienced by tion and control systems, sensorthermographers component design, radar com-during routine ponents, communication moduleinfrared design and liquid level controllers.inspections of They have a range of globallyenergised and recognised certification and areloaded electrical suitable to meet the complexswitchgear. needs of the process automation industry. They are on display at Stand E1. For more information contact Temperature Controls, +27 (0)11 791 6000,For more information contact Steve Edwards, R&C Instrumentation, 086 111 4217,,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 9
    • INNOVATIVE CONTROL ROOM SOLUTIONS HIGH PERFORMANCE FLOWMETER Krohne’s new Optimass 6400 is a twin bent tube Coriolis mass flowme- ter for standard liquid and gas applications. It is the world’s first Coriolis mass flowm- Oculus designs and delivers complete operational eter to feature control centre solutions. Project offerings include advanced ergonomic studies, concept design, dedicated console entrained gas design, civil and architectural construction, installation management and turnkey project supply. Oculus is also the exclusive by identifying supplier of the TBC Console range, which includes the transient gas TBC TracSeries family of technical furniture products entrainments. with t-slotted aluminium extrusion for creating control Compliant to room consoles, edit desks and flat monitor walls. Visit NAMUR stand- Stand H10 to find out more about this range. ard installation lengths, it is For more information contact Zaytoen Abrahams, available in sizes DN 08...250 and covers For more information contact John Alex- Oculus, +27 (0)21 552 9993, a wide range of temperatures and ander, Krohne SA, +27 (0)11 314 1391,, pressures. It can be viewed, at Stand F4. COSTEFFECTIVE INDUSTRIAL ETHERNET SWITCH Belden’s RSP-Smart from the Hirschmann product range is a cost-effective industrial Ethernet switch which doesn’t compromise on performance. This inexpensive variant of the tried and tested family of RSP switches can withstand elec- trostatic discharges, magnetic fields and strong vibrations. Mounted on DIN rails, it is IP30- compliant and can be used in challenging environments such as machine construction. It is also certified for applications in the electricity and transport industries. Visit Stand K4 to find out more. For more information contact Fons de Leeuw, Profitek, 086 165 4321,, www.profiteksa.com10 PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • MEDIA INDEPENDENT LEVEL MEASUREMENT O ORING’S SWITCHES S SUPPORT MRP AND M MODBUS TCPThThe new i innovative l l measurement series MG1 i level i applications and has an exceptional performance in li i dh i l f i ORing’s line of Ethernet Ofrom Bopp & Reuther Messtechnik uses Time Domain media with low dielectric constant. To find out more switches now supportsReflectometry (TDR) technology. This enables direct, visit Stand H12. media redundancy pro-precise and highly reliable continuous level measurement tocol (MRP). This allowsas well as point level detection in almost every liquid or For more information contact Mecosa, rings of Ethernet switchessolid – independent of changing process conditions. It is +27 (0)11 257 6100,, to overcome any singlesuitable for all types of process and storage tank failure, providing deter- ministic recovery time and supporting seamless ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT FOR INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION data transmission. Visit theDatexel manufactures electronic equipment for industrial Phendula Technologiesautomation and process control. The company’s wide stand at Stand D2 torange includes signal conditioning, distributed I/O mod- see the full range ofules, indicators and intelligent units. The newest product MRP-compliant Ethernetis the DAT9000 series, which allows the user to monitor switches.and control several types of architecture developed formedium and small size control processes and automation For more informationsystems using MODBUS RTU master/slave devices con- contact Marise Gagiano,nected on a RS-485 line. This is on display at Stand K3. Phendula Technologies, 086 134 2737,For more information contact Franco Milani, marise@phendulatech.Datexel, +39 (0)33 184 1070,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 11
    • VEGA’S GUIDED RADAR SENSORS ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOLUTIONS AC/DC Dynamics specialises in energy efficiency and provides energy solutions for commercial, industrial and domestic applications. The company offers creative energy solutions which result in a smaller carbon footprint and decreased costs. This is achieved by implementing modular power factor correc- tion solutions, savings from which can be utilised in the continuous growth towards a greener environment. Visit AC/ DC Dynamics at Stand A8 to find out more. For more information contact Paul Jackson, AC/DC Dynamics +27 (0)10 202 3300,, AN ALLINONE CONTROL SOLUTION The Unitronics PLC + HMI is an all-in-one flexibility to design a system to suit any control solution for all automation needs. individual need. Visit Stand H4 to find out It provides onboard and expandable I/O more. options, which save on space, wiring and time by providing a single programming For more information contact Lizanda environment. The advanced communica- Nel, Vision Automation, +27 (0)11 826 tion options and built-in features such 7365,, as data-logging and recipes allow the Vega’s new Vegaflex Series 80 makes measuring instruments for process automation simpler and more user-friendly. Th guided radar sensors can be used f i dl The id d d b d in almost any level or interface measurement applica- tion. The standardised adjustment and operation is quick and easy to learn and ensures accurate measurement and high reliability. They offer a completely new level of quality for industrial level and interface measurement. Visit the Vega Instruments stand at Stand E4 to learn more. For more information contact John Groom, Vega Instruments SA, +27 (0)11 795 3249,, www.vega.com12 PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • VOLUMETRIC MEASUREMENT OF STORED BULK SOLIDS MACHINE VISION PRODUCTSAllpronix is exhibitingthe new Volcan track- Machine vision experts, Westplex are highlighting theing solution for 3D It on Cognex range of visual inspection and identificationis designed specifi- ed products. Cognex products offer accuracy, reliability andcally for installations nstallations high performance in production environments. Theyinside ESP hoppers P include InSight smart cameras, Checker vision sensorsabove the fly ash and e fly and Dataman industrial ID readers and code qualityprovides managers verifiers. Other systems include Beltview and Beltwatchwith the full set of data advanced conveyor belt condition monitoring systemsrequired for making and AOS and Fastec ultra-slow motion high speed cam-informed decisions, eras. Visit Stand G24 to see the comprehensive range.allowing them to maintain low costs and For more information contact Dylanlow risk levels concurrently. Visit Stand J8 Swartz, Allpronix, +27 (0)11 795 9500, For more information contact Peter Westwood,to see how the Volcan enables real-time, Westplex, +27 (0)11 787 0473,,visualisation of the contents of a hopper. PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 13
    • HANSFORD SENSORS FOR VIBRATION DISTRIBUTION AND MOTOR CONTROL SOLUTIONS MONITORING Hansford Sensors specialise in the design and manu- facture of accelerometers for monitoring vibration and Rittal’s Ri4Power modular low voltage planning and configuration of all low volt- temperature levels of industrial machinery. These play systems for electrical distribution and motor age switchgear. a key part in the role of predictive maintenance. Visit control are on display at Stand G17. With Stand E1 to find out more about Hansford’s range of Busbar capacity up to 5500 A, they feature a For more information contact Bradley industrial vibration sensors, which includes multi-sensor flexible, modular enclosure and installation- James, Rittal, +27 (0)11 609 8294, switch boxes, vibration sensor modules, portable vibra- friendly system assembly. This allows simple, tion meters, accessories for sensors, vibration condition monitoring protection systems and custom-built vibra- MODULAR SWITCH FOR NETWORK SECURITY tion sensors. For more information contact Temperature Controls, +27 (0)11 791 6000,, FLEXIBLE SOLUTION FOR CONTROL DESIGN ENGINEERING Eplan Electric P8 is the ultimate flexible solution for global control design engineering. It eliminates the repetitive, unproduc- tive and tedious manual work associated with s traditional drafting packages Belden’s new PowerMICE from the network availability are required. It meets uality cost and is proven to increase quality and reduce cost, Hirschmann portfolio is a modular all relevant industry standards and also allowing engineers to focus on the design engineering switch for DIN rail mounting offering offers high shock and vibration resistance. needed to meet critical deadlines and fulfil accuracy and comprehensive network protection. This It is on display at Stand K4. quality expectations. Visit Stand I5 to find out more. IPv6-ready switch incorporates security mechanisms that regulate network access For more information contact Fons de For more information contact Sharon Mosima, and protect against attacks. It is ideal for Leeuw, Profitek, 086 165 4321, BLM Software & Service, +27 (0)11 840 0840, applications where both an extremely,, high level of network security and www.profiteksa.com14 PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
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    • WIKA FINETUNES CALIBRATION RECONFIGURABLE EMBEDDED CONTROL AND ACQUISITION SYSTEM CompactRIO systems consist of an embed- to give the flexibility required to go from ded controller for communication and prototype to deployment while staying on WIKA Instruments has invested substantially in its processing; a reconfigurable chassis housing the same platform. The CompactRIO systems calibration services and has SANAS-accredited pressure the user-programmable FPGA; hot-swap- are on exhibit at Stand B1. and temperature calibration laboratories. The company pable I/O modules; and graphical LabVIEW has also introduced mobile calibration vehicles in its software for rapid, real-time Windows and For more information contact Namibian subsidiary as well as in Cape Town. Visit FPGA programming. NI CompactRIO has a National Instruments, +27(0)11 805 Stand B2 to see how this onsite recalibration service variety of controllers, reconfigurable chassis 8197,, can minimise process interruptions and save time and hot-swappable C Series I/O modules and money. RUGGED TABLETS FOR USE ON SITE For more information contact Greg Rusznyak, WIKA Instruments, +27 (0)11 621 0000,, POWER, SIGNAL AND DATA FOR PROCESS INDUSTRIES Phambili Interface is the exclusive distributor of vari- ous well known brands in sub-Saharan Africa. These include the Weidmuller range of interface equipment, the Pfannenberg range of thermal management and signalling products, the Iboco range of slotted trunking, The DAP range of rugged tablets com- laptops when configuring or managing the Pedro range of polyester enclosures and the Interflex bines form and functionality into a light- remote devices at a site. They are on view range of corrugated conduits. Join Phambili at Stand weight, reliable, rugged platform. The units at Stand J1. G13 to see these brands. are IP65 rated and can handle drops onto concrete from up to 1,8 metres. Running For more information contact For more information contact Derrick Mulligan, on Windows, with a highly sensitive, Tim Craven, H3iSquared, Phambili Interface, +27 (0)11 452 1930, sunlight readable touch screen display, +27 (0)11 454 6025,, this unit has a range of port options and, removes the need for cumbersome, bulky www.h3isquared.com16 PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • FAULT WARNING SYSTEMThe Alert fault warning system from Throughput Technologies is ondisplay at Stand H3. When an alarm condition is detected, Alert time-ously relays an alarm signal from a SCADA, PLC or other field controldevice so that action can be taken to prevent product or processlosses. These signals can be sent through a variety of media types,including mobile phones, landlines, fax or e-mail.For more information contact Bob Petrie, ThroughputTechnologies, +27 (0)11 705 2497,, SOLUTIONS FROM LAPPLapp Group is a world leader in connection solutions for processautomation. These include all styles of high quality cables, connectorsand fieldbus solutions in a complete range of more than 40 000 lineitems. Visit Stand G4 to meet Lapp’s qualified staff who are on hand toprovide effective connection solutions which help reduce the cost ofownership across a wide range of industries.For more information contact Deepak Gulati, Lapp Group,+27 (0)11 201 3200,, AUTOMATION, INSTRUMENTATION AND DRIVES System Integrator, Afrilek Automation provides superior automation solutions for production facilities. The Afrilek stand at Stand J11 showcases some of the company’s reliable, energy-efficient solutions based on the latest technology from leaders in the market. The interac- tive display of automation, instrumenta- tion and drives includes a MCC panel which was built in-house using only the best products in the industry. For more information contact Su-Anne Willemse, Afrilek, +27 (0)11 552 8113,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 17
    • NEW GENERATION OF FLOWMETERS ALLINONE SAFETY SOLUTION Beckhoff ’s new EK1960 TwinSAFE Controller an autonomous controller or decentralised integrates a complete safety controller, controller. It can be viewed at Stand D5. including numerous I/O channels, in a compact housing. It combines an EtherCAT For more information contact Kenneth Coupler, TwinSAFE PLC, 20 digital inputs McPherson, Beckhoff Automation, Endress+Hauser’s new generation and 10 digital outputs. Primarily designed +27 (0)11 795 2898, of Proline flowmeters incorpor- for applications with a small and medium, ate all modern flow measuring scope of safety, the EK1960 can be used as technologies. The intelligent sensor design makes them easy AUTODESK DESIGN SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS to operate and they can be inte- grated seamlessly into a process. The integrated web server allows direct connection to a laptop, giving comprehensive access to device, diagnostics and process information. Other features include automatic data logging through HistoROM and continuous self- The CAD Corporation is an Autodesk Gold Stand A3 to find out how CAD Corporation monitoring, which ensures maximum process reliability. Partner and consulting specialist. The com- can help you grow your business through The flowmeters are on view at Stand P2. pany provides best-in-class design software Autodesk. solutions and the highest level of pre- and For more information contact post-sales support, training, consulting, For more information contact Frans van den Berg, Endress+Hauser, implementation and customisation, to the Leon Smalberger, CAD Corporation, +27 (0)11 262 8000,, architecture, engineering, construction, +27 (0)12 663 2209,, manufacturing and process industries. Visit REMOTE ACCESS FOR INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT Secomea is a system for creating secure, remote links to industrial equipment. It allows systems engineers and equipment manufacturers secure and robust remote access to control systems for monitoring or configuration purposes. Simple to set up, it comprises three separate tools to simplify the connection – SiteManager, LinkManager and GateManager. Visit Stand H3 to find out more. For more information contact Bob Petrie, Throughput Technologies, +27 (0)11 705 2497,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • GREEN, ENERGYSAVING DRIVE SOLUTIONElectromechanica is showcasing Delta’smost cost-effective FOC AC motor drive– the VFD C2000 series. The series has abuilt-in PLC, Modbus communication,safe stop function, brake unit, RFI filterand DC reactor. A variety of high-speedcommunication interfaces are avail-able. It offers high performance field-oriented control to manage energy usemore efficiently in applications suchas printing presses and cranes. VisitStand E13 to find out more from theElectromechanica team.For more informationcontact Debbie Venter,Electromechanica,+27 (0)11 249 5000,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 19
    • ACCESS MANAGEMENT SOLUTION FOR ENTRY LEVEL INDUSTRIAL ETHERNET SWITCHES ELECTRONIC DEVICES Ruggedcom’s CrossBow is a proven, secure access man- agement solution designed to provide NERC CIP compli- ant access to intelligent electronic devices. It delivers productivity gains while achieving full NERC compliance in managing, securing and reporting on remote access. Visit Stand J1 to find out how, when combined with the Moxa’s new entry level industrial managed to find out more about the many additional CrossBow station access controller for local substation Ethernet switches, the EDS-408A/405A features that system integrators will find access, it forms an integrated, comprehensive solution series, represent an economical man- useful. with a seamless configuration environment. aged switch solution. They include both 5-port and 8-port models and the rugged For more information contact For more information contact Tim Craven, industrial design features plug ‘n play turbo Rob Wright, RJ Connect, H3iSquared, +27 (0)11 454 6025, ring redundancy and advanced managed +27 (0)11 781 0777,, functions such as QoS, port-based VLAN,, SNMP V1/V2c/V3 and RMON. Visit Stand O5 POWERFUL TELEMETRY EQUIPMENT HAZARDOUS AREA METERS SSE has supplied telemetry products for over 20 years and has more than 25 000 installations running in southern Africa. The ProtEX series of explosion-proof analog retransmission. Visit Stand F13 to The latest range of telemetry equipment is based on the meters from Precision Digital have rotat- find out more. newly released SSE Maestro 2000 RTU. Packed with new fea- able displays, built in mounting flanges tures and functionalities, this is the most powerful telemetry and wide angle viewing. Features include For more information contact RTU available in southern Africa. It is on display at Stand L13. sunlight readable LED displays, glass Brandon Houghton, infrared buttons and dual line displays. Transducer Technology, For more information contact Gert Bezuidenhout, They are loop powered, with Modbus +27 (0)11 425 2094, SSE, +27 (0)12 663 4331,, communication, programmable alarms,, extra large displays, 6-digit displays and PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • LEVEL MEASUREMENT, POSITIONING AND FLOW SOLUTIONSHawk Measurement Systems specialises in density interfaces simultaneously, from waterlevel measurement, positioning and flow clarifiers to mining thickeners. To view thesesolutions. The acoustic switch with self- visit Stand capability is designed for continuousoperation in dusty, wet environments. It can For more information contactbe mounted low in lump and fines chutes to May Woo, Hawk, +61 38 813 4108,detect blocked chutes early, saving on down-,time. The ORCA sonar can measure up to two A RANGE OF MODULAR ENCLOSURE OPTIONS Elen Enclosures has several competitively priced floor-standing enclosure options on show. These include the Spacial SF modular cabinet system, the Spacial SM m monobloc cabinets and Spacial SD control desks. The SF range is d designed for flexibility of use, allowing side by side baying, mult multiple doors and a host of mounting accessories. As a m modular system, the SF enclosures c be can delivered in flat-pack kit or flat- T pre-assembled. They are on display at Stand H7. For more inform information Ka contact Andy Kapral, Elen Enclosures, 22 +27 (0)11 472 2220,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 21
    • THREEPHASE UPS SYSTEMS ELECTRIFIED MONORAIL SYSTEM SEW-Eurodrive is showcas- ing the Movitrans contact- less energy transfer system. Often used for automatic guided vehicles, the Movitrans is a simple and maintenance-free system used for the transportation of bulk and heavy goods in a factory environment. Visit SEW-Eurodrive at Stand P5 to observe first-hand the sys- tem’s simple installation and high mechanical tolerances. For more information contact Rene Rose, SEW-Eurodrive, +27 (0)11 248 7000,, The Ultron NT series from the Delta UPS product line is a three-phase UPS system for power rating require- DESSOFT ENGINEERING SOFTWARE ments above 15 kVA that support mission critical applications. It features a built-in isolation transformer for industrial applications and customised I/P-O/P ratings for various applications. With N+X parallel redundancy or expansion and the ability to use a DesSoft has four main software packages: chemical, pharmaceutical, power genera- common battery bank, it guarantees high availability instrumentation, electrical, process and tion, water, nuclear and food sectors. Visit and reliability for critical industrial loads. Visit Stand C4 maintenance engineering solutions. These Stand E15 to find out more. to find out more. bring reductions and cost savings to engi- neering maintenance and documentation For more information contact For more information contact Ross Peringuey, control. The software is totally customisable Justin Alberts, DesSoft Design Software, Delta Energy Systems MEA (Switzerland) AG, and flexible as well as scalable for all project +27 (0)12 644 2974, +27 (0)12 663 2714,, sizes. It is used widely within the different, mining sectors as well as in the oil and gas, MAXYMOS XY MONITORS MaXYmos XY monitors make it possible to evaluate the quality of a product or production step on the basis of a curve shape such as a force/displacement curve. This allows early detection of quality variations in the production process. Visit Stand A6 to find out more about the benefits of these monitors, which include assured traceability of process results and access to a wide selection of Kistler force and torque sensors. For more information contact Johan van Staden, Inher, +27 (0)11 609 2116,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • TRIPLE ECCENTRIC VALVE PLE INNOVATIVE SENSORS AND SAFETY SYSTEMS SICK is a leading manufacturer of sensors, safety systems and automatic identification products for factory, logistic and process automation applica- tions. The company provides cost-effective solutions for automating factories, optimising distribution centres and monitoring emissions from a stack. Industry firsts include the first safety light curtain and the first colourWith its triple eccentric design and metal- s sensor. Visit Stand K11 to see SICK’s innovations, whichto-metal sealing, the Zwick Tri-Con valve al provide solutions in virtually every industry application.series offers superior operating charac-teristics. Maximum service life is achieved s. For more information contact Mark Madeley,by frictionless opening and closing. This For more information contact Fred SICK Automation Southern Africa,guarantees full tightness and low operating Venter, Valve & Automation +27 (0)11 472 3733,torques. Visit Stand M13 to find out more +27(0)11 397 2833, fred.venter@,about the special features of these valves., PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 23
    • FILTER SOLUTIONS WIRE MARKING SYSTEMS AND DATALOGGERS National Separations, a subsidiary of Microsep, is showcasing the latest process filtration products.These include filter cartridge systems for sterilisation, clarifi- cation and purification of liquids, as well as microbial control in laboratories. Visit Stand H9 to view the comprehensive range, which also features a wide variety of liquid filtration products from Amazon Filters, including filter vessels and depth and pleated filter cartridges. They have application in food, beverage, pharmaceutical and other industrial markets. For more information contact Luigi Settembrini, National Separations, +27 (0)11 553 2300,, Mimic is the main distributor of 3M-Grafo- as control desks and mimics from Adda plast cable and wire marking systems, as Systems. Visit Stand H2 to find out more. well as other 3M electrical products. Also on display is the enlarged range of port- For more information contact able USB & WiFi dataloggers from Lascar. Don Smith, Mimic Components Also featured are large digit indicators, +27 (0)11) 689 5709, alarm annunciators, alarm windows as well, INDUSTRIAL PROCESS MEASURING AND WEIGHING Process Automation is a market leader in equipment, platform scales, tilt switches, industrial process measuring and weigh- hand-held density samplers and radiation ing. The company is also the largest OEM monitors. of conveyor belt scales, weigh feeders and density gauges in South Africa. Visit Stand For more information contact P14 to see the large range, which includes Carl Fourie, Process Automation, metal detectors, mass flow gauges, +27 (0)11 462 0222, blocked chute detecters, rock box level, gauges, belt speed switches, bin weighing www.process-auto.com24 PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • WONDERWARE INTOUCH WITH HISTORIAN PROFIBUS AND PROFINET TRAINING The IDX Academy is the leading source of industrial com- munications systems training and support for southern Africa. The Academy is best known for the Profibus/ Profinet Competence Centre, which has a proven track record of providing internationally certified training and expert support to the industry. Visit Stand O10 to find out about the Academy’s training and services, which coverWonderware InTouch is the world’s advance analysis, extend reporting, Modbus, AS-Interface, KNX, OPC, Foundation Fieldbus,number one HMI software solution. increase productivity and enhance data CAN, as well as product-specific training.Used daily in over a third of the world’s security.industrial facilities, InTouch delivers For more information contactlegendary ease of use, brilliant graphics For more information contact Jaco Michael Garnham,and unmatched engineering efficiency. Markwat, Invensys Operations Industrial Data Xchange,Visit Stand N4 to find out how adding Management, +27 (0)11 607 8303, +27 (0)11 548 9960,Wonderware Historian to the power-,,ful InTouch can expand data collection, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 25
    • OXYGEN SENSORS FOR PROCESS AND AWARD WINNING INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION PRODUCTS SAFETY APPLICATIONS Mettler Toledo Ingold’s new GPro 500 TDL series is a highly durable line of gas oxygen sensors for process and safety applica- tions in chemical and petrochemical operations. Based on tunable diode laser (TDL) measurement technology they offer speed and accuracy of Red Lion Controls specialises in communica- C l i li i i T Term Evolution (LTE) networks, which deliver E l i k hi measurement and immunity tion, monitoring and control for industrial fast, wireless 4G connectivity. Visit Stand P13 to background gases. Visit automation and networking. The company’s to find out more. Stand G15 to find out more innovative products can now be paired about their features, which with N-Tron industrial Ethernet switches and For more information contact include one-flange installation, Sixnet industrial Ethernet switches, automa- Vaughn Venter, Micropower Modulek, in-situ measurement and low tion devices and cellular routers, while the +27 (0)11 462 1106, purge gas consumption. Sixnet IndustrialPro series of industrial cel-, lular routers is now compatible with 4G Long For more information contact Darren Prinsloo, Microsep, GAS MASS FLOWMETER OWM METER +27 (0)11 553 2300, Sierra’s QuadraTherm me rm meas-eas-, ures gas mass flow with unsurpassed accuracy and acy and long-term stability. Using Using three precision tempera- mpera a- COMPACT, ACCURATE FLOWMETER ture sensors and one pa ne pat- at- ented mass velocity sensor, y sensor, it directly measures the s mass flow of inert, flam- - mable and corrosive gas ve gases. ses. erior It is inherently superior easur to meters which measure re volume and then correc ct correct for temperature and pre d pres- es- librat sure and can be calibratedted ure. for any gas or mixture. The new compact efector mid flowmeter from ifm elec- The QuadraTherm can b be tronic monitors volumetric flow quantities, total quanti- viewed at Stand C1. 1. ties and temperatures. Versatile in use, the sensor is suited to different flow directions up to 600 l/min and liquids For more with conductivity from 20 μS/cm. Analog, binary, pulse act information contact and frequency outputs offer various options to process Ray Baldwin, the measured data. It can be viewed at Stand M5. N&Z Instrumenta-- tion & Control, For more information contact Chris Cronjé, ifm +27 (0)11 435 1080, 80, electronic SA, 086 143 6772,,, za, a PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • EFFECTIVE INDUSTRIAL NETWORK SECURITY MITSUBISHI ADROIT PROCESS SUITETofino Security provides practical and effectiveindustrial network security and scada securityproducts that are simple to implement anddo not require plant shutdowns. Itsproducts include configurablesecurity appliances with arange of loadable securitymodules, plus fixed functionsecurity appliances madefor specific automation Adroit’s Mitsubishi Adroit Process Suite (MAPS) is avendor applications. Visit life-cycle software tool that offers value along the entireStand D10 to find out value chain. It addresses the shortcomings of most PLChow Tofino Security SCADA integration tools. It also extends the integrity ofAppliance can with- the ‘as delivered’ solution and offers customers the abilitystand sophisticated to handle the normal extensions and maintenance ofcyber attacks. any automation solution. The new version 3 of MAPS is being launched at the Process Expo at Stand C5.For more information contactGary Friend, Extech Safety Systems, For more information contact Jan-Hendrik Rust,+27 (0)11 791 6000,, Adroit Technologies, +27 (0)11 658 8100,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 27
    • SMARTLINE PRESSURE TRANSMITTERS COMBRICKS REVOLUTIONISES PROFIBUS NETWORKS PROCENTEC, in partnership with local distributor IDX, is showcasing its revolution- ary COMbricks, which is changing the way Profibus networks are designed and maintained. Visit Stand O13 to find out how COMbricks com- bines advanced network components such as repeaters and PA links with network diagnos- tics, resulting in a single, modular solution that can be monitored using any web browser and can send alerts if errors occur. For more information contact Michael Garnham, Honeywell’s SmartLine smart measurement system features Industrial Data Xchange, the industry’s first modular pressure transmitters. These +27 (0)11 548 9960, are accurate and robust, giving the lowest possible cost of, ownership. They deliver total value across the entire plant lifecycle, from construction to operations to maintenance. With better performance, an advanced display and the best integration features available, they help reduce project costs ASINTERFACE PRODUCTS and startup time, avoid unplanned downtime, improve CPi Technologies is an AS-interface of Molex cables and connectors for process product quality, reduce spare parts inventory and shorten company specialising in supply, system control. time to repair. They are on show at Stand B5. integration, support and certification. The company is also the new distributor for For more information contact For more information contact Boni Magudulela, Molex-Brad Harrison cables and connectors. Andrew Kerr, CPi Technologies, Honeywell, +27 (0)11 695 8033, boni.magudulela@ Visit Stand H5 to find out more about CPi’s +27 (0)12 998 3617,, latest offering as well as its extensive range FINAL CONTROL ELEMENT PRODUCTS FCE Technical Services is showcasing a wide range of final control element (FCE) products. These include control, ball, butterfly and safety relief valves; pressure reducing and back pressure regulators; tanks; and vapour control systems. Visit Stand A11 to find out more about the many FCE applications, which include electro-pneumatic proportional valve systems and services which range from cryogenic to high temperature, vacuum to high pressure, hygienic to ultra high purity, and standard to flashing and cavitation. For more information contact Loraine Lundall, FCE Technical Services, +27 (0)12 808 0142,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • ENCLOSURES AND CIRCUIT PROTECTION COMPACT MAGNETIC ANGLE SENSOR The PRDS1 from ASM is an especially compact mag- netic angle sensor suited to angle detection and angle monitoring applications where access is difficult. The complete measurement range of 0 to 360° is totally non- contact, thereby overcoming connection or alignmentRadél supplies enclosures, circuit protec- long-term relationships with its customers problems. The sensor is manufactured from stainlesstion, safety relays and flow sensors to the and focuses on offering expert knowledge, steel with an integral M12 thread incorporated into theprocess control industry. The enclosure high quality products and exceptional M12 body, giving sealing options from IP67 to IP69K. Itrange includes polyester, aluminium and service. can be viewed at the Atlas Stand K15.stainless steel for standard and Ex applica- For more information contacttions. For circuit protection, Radél special- For more information contact Herbert Karolius, Atlas Industrialises in space saving and electronic circuit Treven Padayachee, Radél, Systems, +27 (0)16 981 7843,breaker solutions. These are showcased +27 (0)11 888 6696,,,at Stand A4. The company establishes PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 29
    • ONLINE PROCESS CONTROL AND ANALYSIS TRANSMITTERS FOR DIFFERENT SENSOR TYPES Elemental Analytics specialises in the supply, installation and maintenance of online process control and portable analysers.The company specialises in any type of gas measuring equipment. Continuous stack emission moni- Bürkert is expanding its line of modular treatment, foodstuffs and pharmaceu- toring is also covered and is supplied on a turnkey basis. measuring and control instruments. The ticals. The transmitters are on display at Stack mass flowmeters and dust or opacity monitors are MultiCELL transmitters/controllers, for Stand C12. also available. These can be viewed at Stand F16. use with different sensor types, can be adapted to different applications and For more information contact For more information contact Chantelle Conradie, used for measuring flow rate, pH, ORP Dave Strydom, Bürkert Contromatic, Elemental Analytics, +27 (0)11 918 6994, or conductivity. They offer a complete, +27 (0)11 574 6000,, highly versatile measuring system for, areas of application including water ADROIT’S SMART SCADA METAL INDUSTRIAL DIAPHRAGM VALVES Gemü’s metal industrial diaphragm valves are particularly suitable for ultra-pure to heavily contaminated, liquid and gaseous, inert and corrosive media. They are suit- able for a wide range of general industrial applications. Available accessories include Adroit’s new version 8 SCADA/HMI software pack- seal adjusters and stroke limiters, manual age is being launched at the Process Expo. One of overrides, proximity switches, optical posi- the biggest visual changes is the new user inter- tion indicators, electrical position indica- face, which is designed on the .Net framework. The tors, combi switchboxes, pilot valves, Adroit Agent Server now also has Shift and Overall positioners and process controllers. They Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) agents which perform can be viewed at Stand D13. calculations and log data. They can be viewed at Stand C5. For more information contact Philipp Tholen, Gemü Valves Africa, For more information contact Jan-Hendrik Rust, +27 (0)11 462 7795, Adroit Technologies, +27 (0)11 658 8100,,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • FLUKE VIBRATION METER INDUSTRIAL LABEL PRINTERSThe Fluke 805 vibration metereliminates the confusion ofvibration screening and providesreliable measurements that canbe trusted to form the basisof making critical go or no-gomaintenance decisions. Comtestis showcasing the Fluke 805 atStand N2.For more information contactComtest, +27 (0)11 608 8520,, Aspercon is the southern African agent for the K-Sun of portable and PC compatible industrial label printers. These robust printers print on heat-shrink tube, self-lami- nating overwrap and labels. They are ideal for marking and identification of wires, cables, panels, face plates, tools and equipment. The range of label tapes includes photolumi- nescent and magnetic tape. They can be seen at Stand D4. For more information contact Gavin Pletschke, Aspercon, +27 (0)11 918 8340,, I INDUSTRIAL PROFIBUSTOFIBRE C CONVERTERS ENERGY HARVESTING WHEEL METER HEEL Moxa’s ICF-1180I seriesBopp & Reuther Messtechnik has of industrial Profibus-to-developed an energy harvesting fibre converters providesmodule which enables an oval effortless Profibus-to-fibrewheel meter to generate power transmission of indus-while metering. The self-generated ed trial networks. The autopower is used to transfer data wire- re- baudratelessly to the control system detectionthrough a GSM module. Visit preventsStand H12 to see the energy manualharvesting module in action. configura- tion errorsFor more information contact and theMecosa, +27 (0)11 257 6100, bus, feature minimises nance efforts. In addition, the ICF-1180I provides HIGH PRECISION INSTRUMENTS FROM ANTON PAAR MENTS 2 kV isolation protection and Anton Paar Southern Africa distributes new subsidiary is a joint venture with Anton dual power inputs to ensure high precision instruments.These include Paar’s longstanding sales partner, Swiss Lab. uninterrupted performance. It is ideal solutions for density and concentration for factory automation, power, and oil and gas measurement, rheometry, viscometry, For more information contact applications. The converters are on view at Stand O5. thermometry, refractometry, surface Andre van Zyl, Anton Paar Southern analysis, polarimetry, nanostructure analysis, Africa, +27 (0)11 021 5165, For more information contact Rob Wright, microwave sample preparation and syn-, RJ Connect, +27 (0)11 781 0777, thesis. They are on display at Stand I9. This, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 31
    • INDUSTRIAL GRADE POE ETHERNET SWITCH FLUKE VIBRATION TESTER The Fluke 810 vibration tester allows the your resources with an entirely new user to locate and diagnose common approach to vibration testing. mechanical problems and prioritise repair actions with no prior machine history. For more information contact Visit Stand N2 to find out how to control Comtest, +27 (0)11 608 8520, unplanned downtime, prevent recurring, problems, set repair priorities and manage SODIUM AND SILICA ANALYSERS Moxa’s Gigabit PoE managed Ethernet switch is equipped with four IEEE 802.3af compliant PoE ports and provides connected devices with up to 15,4 W of PoE power per port. The ability to transmit data and power simultaneously saves on wiring costs and the industrial grade design makes it especially suitable for harsh environments. To find out more about the many features of the EDS-P510, visit Stand O5. For more information contact Rob Wright, RJ Connect, +27 (0)11 781 0777,, ADROIT REPORT SUITE The Adroit Report Suite is a value-add information system based on specific Adroit agent data-logged to an OLE DB database. Information is presented in the form of web-based reporting through the Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services platform. The technology is distrib- uted as a free add-on solution to Adroit SCADA. The new The Mettler Toledo Thornton 2300Na of water purity to minimise corrosion and version of Adroit Alarm Management forms part of the sodium and 2800Si silica analysers provide maximise water production. They are on Adroit Report Suite package. Visit Adroit at Stand C5 to efficient and reliable monitoring of low show at Stand G15. find out more. contaminant concentrations for pure water treatment in microelectronics and For more information contact Darren For more information contact Jan-Hendrik Rust, power cycle chemistry applications. They Prinsloo, Microsep, +27 (0)11 553 2300, Adroit Technologies, +27 (0)11 658 8100, use industry-proven technology with inno-,, vative approaches to provide assurance PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • GEMÜ BUTTERFLY VALVES INDUSTRIAL ETHERNET SWITCHES Moxa’s EtherNet/IP integration function in its latest V3.0 firmware upgrade provides seamless integration with EtherNet/IP systems such as Rockwell’s FactoryTalk and RSLogix 5000. With the latest V3.0 firmware, Moxa managed industrial Ethernet switches can now be diag- nosed, configured and securely monitored by EtherNet/ IP, SCADA/HMI and PLC. They are showcased on the RJ Connect stand at Stand O5. For more information contact Rob Wright, RJ Connect, +27 (0)11 781 0777,, DIGITAL MULTIMETERSGemü butterfly valves are particularly range of available accessories. These valvessuitable for clean to slightly contaminated, can be viewed at Stand D13.liquid and gaseous, inert and corrosivemedia. The major areas of use are in the For more information contactchemical industry, water supply and water Philipp Tholen, Gemü Valves Africa,treatment. They are either manual, pneu- +27 (0)11 462 7795,matic or motorised, with an operating,temperature from -20 to 600°C and a wide PROCESS AND CONTROL MODELLING SOLUTION The Fluke 170 Series of True RMS digital multimeters UniSim Operations Suite is a collection Visit Stand B5 to find out more from the from Comtest are characterised by their precision, reli- of tools that helps teams visualise and Honeywell team. ability and ease of use. Visit Stand N2 to find out about assess the operational readiness of plant all the features these multimeters possess for trouble- assets before they are applied in real-time For more information contact shooting and repairing a wide range of problems in production scenarios. It provides an intui- Boni Magudulela, electrical and electronic systems. tive and interactive process and control Honeywell, modelling solution that enables engineers +27 (0)11 695 8033, For more information contact Comtest, to develop and optimise operating proce-, +27 (0)11 608 8520,, dures and control system configurations. PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 33
    • ULTRASONIC SENSORS DOCUMENTING PROCESS CALIBRATOR T The Fluke 754 multifunc- ti tion documenting cali- b brator from Comtest does t the work of several tools – sourcing, simulating a and measuring pressure, te temperature and electri- c cal signals in one rugged, ToughSonic ultrasonic h hand-held device. It sensors from SENIX allow a allows the user to down- quick adjustment, optimisation, lo load procedures, lists and saving and cloning applications without th need f i d l i li ti ith t the d for instructions or upload calibration. They contain a rugged transducer in a stain- data for printing, archiv- less steel sealed housing. Outputs are proportional or ing and analysis. The 754 controlled by measured distance. No damage occurs also features a powerful because nothing touches the materials. They have built-in HART interface numerous applications in all industries and are on show capable of performing at Stand B13. nearly all the day-to-day tasks now performed For more information contact Scott Hunter, with a separate commu- Instrotech, +27 ( ) 462 1920, (0)11 , nicator. Visit Stand N2 to,, a find out more. WIRELESSHART REPEATER HART For more information contact Comtest, +27 (0)11 608 8520,, COST EFFECTIVE ETHERNET SWITCH SERIES The new range of Smar WirelessHART pressure, level, e pressure level flow, temperature and density transmitters from Allpronix will be on display. This range of wireless proc- ess control and monitoring instrumentation includes the RP400 WirelessHART repeater. This is a network-dedi- ORi I d t i l N t ki h l d ORing Industrial Networking has released d i i t ll ti device installation, making this series the cated device which extends the network range, working its cost effective, all-in-one bypass ideal choice for proprietors. Visit Stand D2 as a router manager and simplifying the design and Ethernet switch series. Each switch in to see these switches in action. implementation of a wireless instrumentation network. this series supports three redundant Visit Stand J8 to find out more about this range. technologies: ring redundancy, power For more information contact Marise redundancy and optical bypass. The Gagiano, Phendula Technologies, For more information contact Dylan Swartz, combination of these three technologies 086 134 2737, Allpronix, +27 (0)11 795 9500, solves the problem of limited configura-,, tion space and reduces the difficulty of PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • HIGH PRECISION TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT CALOG LOADCELL DISPLAY UNIT The Calog-LC Display is a port- able, hand-held unit which is able to display a loadcell value. In order to dis- play mass, force, strain or torque from loadcells, the unit allows the user to set sensitivity in mV/V, range, decimal points and units. The Calog-LC canTemperature or weighing measurement meet all requirements for high precision be viewed atapplications with demanding require- temperature measurement. Stand B13.ments for accuracy and dynamics can nowbe seamlessly integrated into a standard For more information contact For morecontrol system with the new EtherCAT Kenneth McPherson, information contact Scott Hunter, Instrotech,measurement terminals from Beckhoff. This Beckhoff Automation, +27 (0)11 462 1920,,means that a dedicated and separate meas- +27 (0)11 795 2898, system is no longer required. Visit,Stand D5 to find out how these terminals INFRARED TEMPERATURE SENSOR WITH ECOFRIENDLY TOUCHSCREEN HMI INTEGRATED DISPLAY The new TW7 infrared temperature sensor from ifm electronic easily measures temperatures up to 1350°C. It is also the first unit to be equipped with an integrated Electromechanica is exhibiting Delta’s an SD card. The HMI supports E-cam curve display and operating unit. Easy pushbutton program- DOP-B series touch-screen HMI. This series creation and drivers of multiple brands and ming ensures quick use. In addition, the sensor features offers a full 65 536 colour display with models of industrial automation products. scratch-resistant precision lenses for minimum sensitiv- enhanced resolution. Mercury-free LED They are on display at Stand E13. ity to scattered light. The TW7 sensor can be viewed at backlights provide energy-efficient lighting Stand M5. to reduce energy use and protect the For more information contact environment. They are easy to program Debbie Venter, Electromechanica, For more information contact Chris Cronjé, ifm and have three serial communication +27 (0)11 249 5000,, electronic SA, 086 143 6772,, interfaces, USB, Ethernet, audio output and PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 35
    • INDUSTRIALCOMMERCIAL ONE CABLE TECHNOLOGY THERMAL IMAGER Together with the new servomotors from signals in one standard motor cable. the AM8100 series, Beckhoff ’s new EL7201- Visit Stand D5 to find out how this helps 0010 servo terminal enables a faster, less lower material and commissioning costs expensive and more convenient way of significantly. IR-Fusion and integrating servo axes while still offer- SmartView ing the highest levels of performance. It For more information contact Kenneth from Comtest supports One Cable Technology (OCT), a gy McPherson, Beckhoff Automation, are the first feature of the AM8000 servomotor series, M8000 M +27 (0)11 795 2898, affordable 320 x 240 instead of the traditional resolver inter- aditional a, resolution infrared face. OCT combines power and feedback in nes thermal imagers that are rugged enough to MULTIPOINT TEMPERATURE TRANSMITTER T withstand a two metre Part of the new range of Smar r temperature measurement per drop. Analysing and report- WirelessHART pressure, level, flow, ressure, r point. ing software is included temperature and density transmitters d with every model. Clear, available from Allpronix is the TT481 Allpronix For more information contact crisp images detect problems WirelessHART for four or eight inputs. or Dylan Swartz, Allpronix, fast. Optional wide-angle and Visit Stand J8 to see how this simpli- +27 (0)11 795 9500, dylan@ telephoto lenses are also avail- fies installation a provides a cheaper and, m able. They are on view at the Comtest stand at Stand N2. For more information contact Jeanri Mellanby, Comtest, +27 (0)11 608 8520, Mellanby Comtest 8520, PROTECTION FOR MACHINERY An expanding range of vibration modules from Temperature Controls, used in conjunction with the company’s industrial vibration sensors, provides an on- line protection system in a wide choice of configurations. The HS-420 Series accelerometer and HS-510 vibration module provide constant monitoring on critical machin- ery. Visit Stand E1 to find out more. For more information contact Temperature Controls, +27 (0)11 791 6000,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • REDUNDANT ETHERNET SWITCH FOR POWER SUBSTATIONS AND ADROIT SCADA INTELLIGENCE ROLLING STOCK Adroit SCADA Intelligence is an out-of-the-box data ware- housing and business intelligence solution that collects, processes and organises historical data from disparate data sources into a structured industry standard data modelORing Industrial Networking has launched or temporary malfunctions with its fast (ISA-95 expanded equipment hierarchy). The resultingthe RGS-RP9000 Layer-3 modular managed recovery technology. information is then made available on a common platformredundant ring Ethernet switch with four to enable informed decision making. Visit Adroit at Stand C5slots. This switch is designed for power For more information contact to find out more.substation and rolling stock applications Marise Gagiano,and is fully compliant with IEC 61850-3 and Phendula Technologies, For more information contact Jan-Hendrik Rust,IEEE 1613. Visit Stand D2 to find out how 086 134 2737, Adroit Technologies, ogies,O-Ring can protect your mission-critical, +27 (0)11 658 8100,applications from network interruptions, a a, .za MULTI PARAMETER PROCESS CONTROLLERThe MXD70 from LTH Electronics offers process requirements. The MXD70 is on WIRELESSHART CONTROLLER HARTa modular solution to analytical process display at Stand E1.measurements. Specifically designed for themeasurement of conductivity, pH, redox/ For more information contactorp or dissolved oxygen, it is compact, Temperature Controls,precise and flexible enough to be installed +27 (0)11 791 6000,with a combination of up to three sensor,input cards allowing for expansion to suit SERVOMOTORS WITH INCREASED MOMENT OF INERTIA Allpronix is launching a new range of wireless process nching control and monitoring instrumentation. Part of the Beckhoff ’s new AM8500 servomotor range into one standard motor cable. Visit Stand range is the DF100 HSE. This is a key element in the with increased rotor moment of inertia is D5 to find out more. distributed architecture of the field control system. suitable for all applications with larger exter- Visit Stand J8 to find out how this controller combines nal mass inertias, in particular CNC applica- For more information contact powerful communication features with access to field tions in machine tools and woodworking Kenneth McPherson, devices via WirelessHART protocol. machines. The AM8500 series covers a wide Beckhoff Automation, performance range and features Beckhoff ’’s +27 (0)11 795 2898, For more information contact Dylan Swartz, One Cable Technology, with which the, Allpronix, +27 (0)11 795 9500,, power and feedback systems are combined PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 37
    • PROCESS CONTROL CALIBRATORS POWER QUALITY AND ENERGY ANALYSER Locally designed and manufactured, Instrotech’s range of portable process control calibrators incorporate the most modern component technology, comprehensive feature capabilities and tough package design. This makes the units ideal for use in servicing, repairs in workshops and tough plant environments. Visit Stand B13 to find out more about the available models, which are suitable for mA loop, temperature, pressure and strain gauge load cell. For more information contact Scott Hunter, Instrotech, +27 (0)11 462 1920,, MULTIPLE HDMI DIGITAL SIGNAGE SOLUTION The Fluke 435 II power quality and energy handle. To find out more, visit Stand N2. analyser is like an insurance policy. Equipped with advanced power quality func- For more information contact Comtest, tions and energy monetisation capabilities, +27 (0)11 608 8520,, there is no electrical issue this model cannot MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC FACTORY AUTOMATION Advantech has introduced the AIMB-201DS, a new industrial-grade Mini-ITX motherboard powered by third- generation Intel Core i processors with Intel HD graphics and DX1 support. The board supports three independent HDMI displays with CEC function to provide multi-display and audio outputs simultaneously. AIMB-201DS is a slim design and can be integrated in ultra-low profile thermal Adroit Technologies has been appointed drives (inverters), operator panels and solutions such as Advantech’s slim box system. The AIMB- as the authorised distributor of the robots. Visit Stand C5. 201DS is on display at Stand K4. Mitsubishi Electric Factory Automation product range for sub-Saharan Africa. The For more information contact For more information contact Fons de Leeuw, range of products includes modular PLCs Jan-Hendrik Rust, Adroit Technologies, Profitek, 086 165 4321,, (Q-series and L-series), compact PLCs +27 (0)11 658 8100,, (FX-Series), remote I/O, power meters, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview
    • PROFIBUS INDICATORS A WIDE RANGE OF ANALYSERS SICK’s extensive range of analysers covers stand- alone devices through to complete analyser systems, and application-oriented applications through to tailor-made designs. The company offers a range of cost-optimised standard solutions such as rack or system housings and com- pact plug-and-play analyser systems, as well as the complete MAC800 system for emission measurement tasks. Beyond system com- ponents, SICK also engi- neers complete gas analyser systems. Visit the SICK team at Stand K11 to find out more. For more information contact Mark Madely,Beka Associates has introduced five new applications and field and panel mount- SICK Automation, +27 (0)11 472 3733,eight-variable Profibus indicators with large ing indicators for use in safe areas. To view,digits to complement its well-established these visit Stand D10. displays that are already beingused in petrochemical and pharmaceuti- For more information contact MEET A PROFIBUS EXPERTcal plants worldwide. The new range Gary Friend, Extech Safety Systems, IDX is hosting Profibus expert Dennis van Booma at thecomprises economical field and panel +27 (0)11 791 6000, PROCENTEC stand. He has more than 20 years, Profibusmounting intrinsically safe models, a field, experience and has been instrumental in establishingmounting Type n instrument for Zone 2 Profibus and Profinet technology worldwide, as well as developing the Profibus and Profinet certified education RUGGED, PORTABLE SCOPES system. He is famous for his inspiring workshops that he The Fluke ScopeMeter 190 conducts worldwide as well as auditing candidate compe- Series II combines unprec- tence and training centres. If you would like to meet Dennis, edented levels of performance, ce, visit Stand O10. ruggedness, and portability. Designed to meet the For more information contact Michael Garnham, demands of field service Industrial Data Xchange, +27 (0)11 548 9960, professionals, they are the, first two and four-channel portable scopes safety PRESSURE TRANSDUCERS & TRANSMITTERS rated CAT III 1000V / CAT ESI Technology’s comprehensive range of high qual- IV 600V and can with- ity pressure transmitters and transducers incorporates stand dust, drips, humidity silicon-on-sapphire sensing technology together with and wide temperature the latest digital signal processing. All products are variations. They are on rigorously tested to ISO9001 and Mil-I-45208 procedures show at Stand N2. and conform to CE requirements. They are on display at Stand E1. For more information contact act Comtest, +27 (0)11 608 8520, 20, For more information contact Temperature Controls,, +27 (0)11 791 6000,, PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview 39
    • Company Telephone E-mail Website Page AC/DC Dynamics +27 (0)10 202 3300 12 Adroit Technologies +27 (0)11 658 8100 9*,27,30,32,37,38 Afrilek +27 (0)11 552 8113 17 Allpronix +27 (0)11 795 9500 7,11*,13,34,36,37 Anton Paar Southern Africa +27 (0)11 021 5165 31 Aspercon +27 (0)11 918 8340 13*,31 ATI Systems +27 (0)11 383 8300 31 Atlas Industrial Systems +27 (0)16 981 7843 29 Beckhoff Automation +27 (0)11 795 2898 3*,7,18,35,36,37 BLM Software & Service +27 (0)11 840 0840 14 Bürkert Contromatic +27 (0)11 574 6000 30 CAD Corporation +27 (0)12 663 2209 18 Comtest +27 (0)11 608 8520 31,32,33,34,36,38,39 Datexel +39 33 184 1070 11 Delta Energy Systems MEA (Switzerland) AG +27 (0)12 663 2714 22 DesSoft +27 (0)12 644 2974 22 élancommunications +27 (0)12 205 1566 IBC* Electromechanica +27 (0)11 249 5000 19,35 Elemental Analytics +27 (0)11 918 6994 30 Elen Enclosures +27 (0)11 472 2220 21 Endress+Hauser +27 (0)11 262 8000 18 Extech Safety Systems +27 (0)11 791 6000 27,39 FCE Technical Services +27 (0)12 808 0142 28 Fieldbus Foundation 6 Gemü Valves Africa +27 (0)11 462 7795 30,33 H3iSquared +27 (0)11 454 6025 15*,16,20 Hawk +61 38 813 4108 21 Honeywell Southern Africa +27 (0)11 695 8033 8,17*,28,33 ifm electronic SA 0861 436 772 26,35 Industrial Data Xchange +27 (0)11 548 9960 25,28 Inher +27 (0)11 609 2116 22 Instrotech +27 (0)11 462 1920 7,34,35,38 Invensys Operations Management +27 (0)11 607 8303 25 Iritron +27 (0)12 349 2919 IFC*,6 Krohne SA +27 (0)11 314 1391 10 KVM Tech +27 (0)21 851 2848 7 Lapp Group +27 (0)11 201 3200 17 Mecosa +27 (0)11 257 6100 11,19*,31 Micropower Modulek +27 (0)11 462 1106 26 Microsep +27 (0)11 553 2300 26,32 Mimic Components +27 (0)11 689 5709 24 N&Z Instrumentation & Control +27 (0)11 435 1080 26 National Instruments SA +27 (0)11 805 8197 8,16,21* National Separations +27 (0)11 553 2300 24 Oculus +27 (0)21 552 9993 10 Phambili Interface +27 (0)11 452 1930 16 Phendula Technologies 0861 342 737 11,34,37 Process Automation +27 (0)11 462 0222 24 Profibus Association +27 (0)11 262 8002 6 Profitek 086 165 4321 10,14,23*,38 R&C Instrumentation 086 111 4217 9 Radél +27 (0)11 888 6696 29 Rittal +27 (0)11 609 8294 14 RJ Connect +27 (0)11 781 0777 20,31,32,33,OBC* SAIMC 086 107 2462 6 SEW-Eurodrive +27 (0)11 248 7000 22 SICK Automation Southern Africa +27 (0)11 472 3733 23,39 SSE +27 (0)12 663 4331 20 Temperature Controls +27 (0)11 791 6000 9,14,25*,36,37,39 Throughput Technologies +27 (0)11 705 2497 17,18,27* Transducer Technology +27 (0)11 425 2094 20 Valve & Automation +27 (0)11 397 2833 8,23,29* Vega Instruments SA +27 (0)11 795 3249 12 Vision Automation +27 (0)11 826 7365 12 Westplex +27 (0)11 787 0473 13 WIKA Instruments +27 (0)11 621 0000 16 View the full Preview online Due to the overwhelming interest we received from exhibitors we have not been able to include all the information in the printed version of the Preview due to space constraints. We have ensured that all the exhibitors who sent submissions appear at least once in the printed version, and the remaining information is hosted in a full online set of PDFs that can be viewed at: PROCESS EXPO AFRICA 2013 Show Preview