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State-of-the-art training facility at Havant location in the UK

State-of-the-art training facility at Havant location in the UK
Eaton has recently completed a major investment into its UK training centre in Havant UK. Eaton has been offering hydraulics education for over 60 years globally –built on the heritage of Vickers, well known in the Hydraulics business. However, fluid power is evolving as it embraces the challenges and the opportunities that the increasing complexities of electronic controls and industry 4.0 brings.
18th July 2018

New possibilities for machine and system builders

New possibilities for machine and system builders
The SmartWire-DT intelligent wiring and communication system from Eaton has been expanded with the addition of a range of compact IP67 I/O block modules. With these modules machine and system builders can quickly and easily integrate a larger number of sensors and actuators into a SmartWire-DT wiring line.
22nd June 2017

A new era of electronic current monitoring for control circuits

A new era of electronic current monitoring for control circuits
Eaton has launched a new PXS24 electronic circuit breaker offering selective overload protection for 24 V DC control circuits. The multi-function module enables machine and installation contractors to significantly increase the reliability of their systems and covers a rated current range up to 16 A. Conventional line circuit breakers have many advantages but are only suitable in certain circumstances for protecting 24 V DC circuits.
13th June 2017


From machine component to information manager

From machine component to information manager
In the discussion about the intelligent factories, many small and medium-sized machine and plant manufacturers are unsure how to best approach Industry 4.0, says Christian Zingg, director of Innovation & Global Machine Building, at Eaton
5th May 2017

Power can be tested for control and maintenance

Power can be tested for control and maintenance
Engineers can save time and target maintenane, by testing and configure circuit breakers from a PC via a USB port using the Power Xpert Release (PXR) from Eaton.
18th January 2017

High-performance DC switching made easy

High-performance DC switching made easy
Eaton is ensuring reliable control of frequent DC switching with the introduction of its DILDC300/600 range of hybrid contactors. Compact and dependable, the power management company’s contactors support loads of 300 to 600 A at up to 1,000 VDC. Conventional contactors all require maintenance after approximately 10,000 to 25,000 electrical operations. However, Eaton’s DILDC contactors require no maintenance and provide an operating lifespan of more than 150,000 electrical operations.
16th January 2017

Frequency inverters support IE4 motors

Frequency inverters support IE4 motors
  Eaton has further developed its series of compact PowerXL DC1 frequency inverters with new functionalities. The power management company has enhanced its tried and tested DC1 series, which is available now, characterised by its robust design. 
19th December 2016

Intelligent wiring communicates with fieldbus systems through gateway

Intelligent wiring communicates with fieldbus systems through gateway
Eaton is adding a gateway to SmartWire-DT, the power management company’s intelligent wiring and communication system, which enables machine and system builders to easily interface with Sercos III fieldbus systems. The EU5C-SWD-Sercos gateway is the latest product to result from the cooperation with Hilscher Gesellschaft für Systemautomation.
7th December 2016

Electrical distribution solutions meet Medical Centre’s expectations

Electrical distribution solutions meet Medical Centre’s expectations
North Estonia Medical Centre’s engineers have begun a major refurbishment programme for its C-Block, for which the electrical distribution system was required to provide uncompromised reliability. Safety, protection, economy and ease of maintenance were also critical considerations.
31st October 2016

Fuses designed for new gen telecommunications

Fuses designed for new gen telecommunications
Power management company Eaton, has announced the Bussmann series 1025HC high current fast-acting surface mount (SMD) fuses designed for the power requirements of new gen telecommunications and computing systems. The compact footprint of the series allows developers to utilise less circuit board space with a higher current rating, higher voltage rating and improved performance.
31st August 2016

Flush security system keypad adds style to substance

Flush security system keypad adds style to substance
  A stylish flush keypad for security systems in the commercial and residential sectors has been launched by Eaton. The power management company’s new KEY-FKPZ keypads offer class-leading aesthetics and a simpler installation.
2nd August 2016

Eaton announces Intelligent Power Manager software version 1.52

Eaton announced the global launch of Intelligent Power Manager software version 1.52, which can be integrated with the VMware vRealize Operations platform. Now, datacentre and operations managers can use Eaton’s Intelligent Power Manager software and Infrastructure Management Pack to manage the health, risk and efficiency of their power devices and equipment similarly to how they use VMware vRealize Operations to manage their information technology devices in a software-defined datacentre.
25th May 2016

Eaton extends its range of PowerXL DC1 variable frequency drives

Eaton extends its range of PowerXL DC1 variable frequency drives
Power management company Eaton has extended its range of compact PowerXL DC1 variable frequency drives with the addition of a high power 22kW model. The range now provides easy to handle and quick to commission drives solutions from 0.37 to 22kW. This enables machine and system builders to drive simple, high performance applications efficiently and cost-effectively using a familiar drives range.
20th May 2016

Eaton to focus on key global industrial trends at Hannover 2016

Eaton to focus on key global industrial trends at Hannover 2016
Power management company Eaton will be at the heart of global discussions around key drivers of industrial digitisation and energy at the Hannover Messe. Eaton expects the trade show to be a global hotspot for international technology drivers such as Industry 4.0 and smart energy storage solutions, leading to new partnerships and business models across continents.
4th March 2016

Power management seminars

Power management seminars
Power management company Eaton has released full details of its range of continuing professional development (CPD) seminars. Topics ranging from lighting to security, and are all accredited by CPD, RIBA or CIBSE.
12th January 2016

CurveSelect tool updated to easily optimise protection selectivity

CurveSelect tool updated to easily optimise protection selectivity
Eaton has integrated the amended characteristics of ‘IE3 ready’ motor protection devices into its free CurveSelect software tool. This enhanced functionality makes it even easier to compare the tripping characteristics of protection devices. Thus, the design of switchgear and distribution systems can easily be optimised to deliver maximum availability and reliability while adhering to the new European energy efficiency regulation.
11th September 2015

White paper helps electricians to meet the requirements of EN 61439

White paper helps electricians to meet the requirements of EN 61439
Eaton has published its latest white paper which provides detailed practical guidance on how to introduce low-voltage switchgear and controlgear assemblies legally and safely in accordance with EN 61439 regulations. The white paper, titled Power Switchgear and Controlgear Assemblies and Distribution Boards according to EN 61439, explains the protection philosophy behind the standards and enables electricians and those involved with the planning, specification and inspection of low-voltage switchgear, to ensure continued safety and compliance.
14th July 2015

Guide to power distribution in compliance with building regulations

Power management company Eaton has launched a catalogue featuring a comprehensive range of power distribution solutions that have been specifically developed to meet today’s challenging electrical sub-distribution applications in commercial and industrial buildings in accordance with the latest regulations.
2nd June 2015

Value Added Services as a bespoke package

Eaton has launched Value Added Services (VAS) as a bespoke package for its industrial switchgear, automation and power distribution offering. The launch is part of Eaton’s vision for how modern manufacturers can be more profitable through next-gen manufacturing.
15th April 2015

Metal consumer units contain internal fires

Metal consumer units contain internal fires
Eaton has launched a range of full metal consumer units that meet the requirements of the recent amendments to the 17th Edition wiring regulations.  Manufactured with an all steel base, cover and door, the latest consumer units are designed to contain any internal fire that develops as a result of poor installation or faulty installed components, as far as is reasonably practicable.
7th April 2015


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