A leading oil product manufacturer chose to work with Comtrol on a variety of applications involving IO-Link. For Application 1, the company wanted to create greater visibility with their storage tank pressure and flow rates. Application 2 needed to track presence detection and flow rates to supervise oil feed into a bottling machine. Application 3 focused on label detection on conveyor lines.
Various industries often stick with components that just get the job done. But for one machine builder, they have taken a more forward thinking approach. By implementing spindles that are IO-Link capable, it is giving their customers greater insight that can be very valuable. While CNC machines are already intelligent, IO-Link offers added intelligence.
A furniture manufacturer was in need of a time and money saving solution. This company needed something that could identify the size of sections of furniture on the paint spraying line and thus reduce over-spraying and wasting paint.
A North American mining systems integrator implemented a solution for a mining company seeking a better way to identify particle size and increase awareness of jams on their mineral mineral fragmentation conveyor line.
A large material handling systems integrator in the Midwestern U.S. had a customer that was experiencing difficulty along their 24V powered roller conveyor system. Needing a solution that could eliminate this from continuing in the future, the industrial supplier turned to a systems integrator and Comtrol’s IO-Link Master.
A CPG (consumer packaged goods) manufacturer produces several varieties of one product, requiring different printed labels during packaging. The...