Built for applications with limited panel space and multiple zones to control, the Omron 22.5mm-wide, in-panel E5DC programmable temperature controller has a 2-piece design that allows it to be mounted directly into a terminal block.
Incorporating a sensor and electronics, the Siemens Sitrans LU150 non-contacting ultrasonic level transmitter has a range up to 16 ft. and is used for the continuous level measurement of liquids and slurries in open or closed vessels.
The GF Piping Systems 2260 ultrasonic level transmitter and 2270 ultrasonic level sensor provide measurement and detection for nearly all types of liquids and vessels, from closed tank systems to open basins; they are suitable for a variety of water treatment, chemical processing and ultrapure water applications.
While the trend for large manufacturers is to automate a new plant in its entirety, small and medium-sized food and beverage processors rarely have the funds to automate their plants, turning them into lights-out facilities. Even some tier-one processors may find areas in certain operations where it may not make sense to over-automate.
FPL Food (Augusta, GA) is one of the largest privately owned processors of fresh beef products and value-added meat selections in the US. It provides several brands of high-quality beef to retail and foodservice customers.