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Warning labels for terminal blocks with Push-in connection

Warning labels for terminal blocks with Push-in connection

Press Releases   •   Dec 05, 2018 10:16 GMT

The new WS PT warning labels from Phoenix Contact are used to mark Push-in terminal blocks that remain live even after the main switch has been turned off.

New variants of the electronic circuit breakers

New variants of the electronic circuit breakers

Press Releases   •   Dec 03, 2018 11:15 GMT

​Two new variants are being added to the PTCB series of single-channel electronic circuit breakers from Phoenix Contact.

Surge protection is mandatory in accordance with NFPA 79 (2018 edition)

Surge protection is mandatory in accordance with NFPA 79 (2018 edition)

Press Releases   •   Nov 28, 2018 15:45 GMT

​The NFPA 79 Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery is one of the most important industry-specific standards in North America.

Network management software

Network management software

Press Releases   •   Nov 21, 2018 11:41 GMT

​The FL Network Manager network management software from Phoenix Contact in its new version 2.0 comes with new, useful functions.

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First trade fair hackathon with the open PLCnext ecosystem

First trade fair hackathon with the open PLCnext ecosystem

News   •   Oct 01, 2018 14:01 BST

In 2016, the open control platform based on PLCnext Technology from Phoenix Contact was unveiled at SPS IPC Drives.

Deutsche Messe Technology Academy and Phoenix Contact agree on international cooperation for Industrie 4.0 employee qualification

Deutsche Messe Technology Academy and Phoenix Contact agree on international cooperation for Industrie 4.0 employee qualification

News   •   Sep 10, 2018 09:49 BST

Deutsche Messe Technology Academy, Hanover and Phoenix Contact, Blomberg, have agreed on actively cooperating on employee qualification. Their aim is to teach the necessary skills and knowledge for the digital transformation.

Phoenix Contact Energy Automation and SAG: joint ongoing development of the open-system iNES Smart Grid platform

Phoenix Contact Energy Automation and SAG: joint ongoing development of the open-system iNES Smart Grid platform

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 09:48 BST

The technical revolution, renewable energies, and adherence to climate objectives place particular challenges on converting energy distribution networks.

Phoenix Contact takes over specialist for industrial communication technology

Phoenix Contact takes over specialist for industrial communication technology

News   •   May 02, 2017 10:01 BST

​Phoenix Contact takes over the Taiwanese company Etherwan System Inc. The company which is located in New-Taipei is a manufacturer for Ethernet communication technology in automation.

Events View all 8 hits

Drives and Controls 2016

Drives and Controls 2016

Events   •   Jan 12, 2016 13:28 GMT

The Automation, Power Transmission and Motion Engineering Event

Apr 12 - Apr 14

NEC, Birmingham

InfoLINER Tour 2015

Events   •   Feb 26, 2015 10:44 GMT

The InfoLINER will be touring the UK during April and May. Keep checking back here for more information about the tour and our twitter Selfie competition!

Apr 13 - Jun 26

Touring the UK.

Industry 4.0 – the fourth industrial revolution

Industry 4.0 – the fourth industrial revolution

Events   •   Jan 09, 2015 09:12 GMT

EPLAN, the global market leader in electrical CAE software, will introduce Industry 4.0- the fourth industrial revolution. The event will examine in detail the Industry 4.0 concept, explaining how it will help those who adopt it to develop intelligent manufacturing operations that are flexible, efficient, cost-effective and future proof. Phoenix Contact will exhibit at the event, along with ot...

Jan 28, 10:00 - 16:00 GMT

National Space Centre, Leicester

Southern Manufacturing & Electronics 2015

Southern Manufacturing & Electronics 2015

Events   •   Sep 22, 2014 11:42 BST

The UK's LARGEST regional manufacturing technology, electronics and subcontracting exhibition.

Feb 10 - Feb 12

FIVE, Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 6XL

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Compact patch bays for RJ45 modules

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New termination carriers from Phoenix Contact

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Device Circuit Breakers

Device Circuit Breakers

New electronic and thermo-magnetic circuit breakers from Phoenix Contact.

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IB IL RS UNI-PAC Inline terminal

IB IL RS UNI-PAC Inline t...

The modular Inline I/O system has been expanded to include a new communication terminal.

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Separate backup fuse not required

Separate backup fuse not required

Documents   •   May 20, 2016 13:45 BST

End devices are protected from surge voltage damage by means of type 3 device protection, and to do this, the device protector has to be protected with a suitable overcurrent protection device. Because the new type 3 arresters from Phoenix Contact’s SEC product family already have this protection built in, there is no need for a separate backup fuse.

Managed Ethernet extender system for a broad range of applications

Phoenix Contact’s new Ethernet extender system allows managed and unmanaged extenders to be connected with, for example, a control centre over a distance of up to 20 kilometres. The devices cater to the needs of a great variety of industrial sectors and offer many advantages including ease of use as well as plug-and-play operation.

Radio-based monitoring of cooling water discharge from the Heyden power plant

For reasons of environmental protection, public authorities impose strict demands on how power plants may discharge cooling water into rivers and lakes. Power plant operators are required to seamlessly log all relevant parameters. This is why the Heyden power plant deploys Phoenix Contact’s Radioline wireless system to guarantee the reliable transfer of all relevant data.

Secure communication for Industrie 4.0 systems

Manufacturing companies are facing the challenge of optimally planning and implementing complex manufacturing processes. Production is to proceed without interruption or rejects. When combined with high flexibility, this ensures the competitiveness of the manufactured products. Intelligent and secure communications structures are necessary to meet these challenges .