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Omniflex (UK) Limited Articles

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Medical
14th September 2020
Cryopreservation on key sites saves money

In hospitals and laboratories around the world, cryopreservation is used for the long-term storage of human tissue samples, blood and bone marrow. Even small fluctuations in the freezer’s operating temperature can lead to the loss of valuable research materials. Here Ian Loudon, international sales and marketing manager at Omniflex, has discussed how Oxford University and South Africa’s Medical Research Council are reaping the benefit...

Cables/Connecting
20th August 2020
Cutting down cable theft in South Africa

Cable theft has plagued South African industry for decades, and is an issue that requires much more than technology to solve. Despite this, Ian Loudon, International Sales and Marketing Manager at Omniflex, explains how advances in remote monitoring are giving businesses a fighting chance.

Medical
17th August 2020
Keeping a close eye on radiological sites

Remote monitoring and alarm system manufacturer, Omniflex provides radiological monitoring systems to help organisations handling radiological substances. The technology will help the likes of radionuclide manufacturing, sites, hospitals that use Positron Emission Tomography (PET) systems and others handling similar materials to minimise emissions and gain greater control over complex sites.

Medical
13th July 2020
Temperature monitoring for COVID-19 samples

Omniflex has supplied an SMS alert system to the University of Oxford’s Peter Medawar Building for Pathogen Research. The remote module allows the lab’s researchers to receive 24/7 alerts directly to their mobile phone in the event that freezers holding samples deviate from the critical temperature window. It is understood the laboratory is holding COVID-19 samples as part of the effort to develop a vaccine.

Security
18th May 2020
Keeping track of critical alarms during a pandemic

As the impact of COVID-19 pandemic continues to cause disruption, some critical infrastructure sites are still operating with a skeleton crew of staff, while other industrial sites begin the slow process of coming out of lockdown.

Passives
5th November 2012
Is Your PLC/DCS/RTU Protected Against Overvoltage & Surges?

Whenever PLC/DCS/RTU equipment and field wiring is located where lightning strikes are likely to occur, it is essential to include protection. The Surge Protection board from Omniflex is a quick and effective way of safeguarding sensitive electrical instrumentation from the damages that can be caused by overvoltage and lightning-induced surges.

Wireless
10th September 2012
Omniflex Gets Data Wirelessly to your SCADA System

Omniflex have today announced the release of the Teleterm M2Re RTU. The Teleterm M2Re RTU from Omniflex is designed for remote monitoring and control applications where cable installations are impractical or too expensive. The RTU makes such applications simple to achieve and low cost to install by including a built-in Radio, Antennae and an Ethernet port.

Communications
7th September 2012
Omniflex Cures NHS Energy Monitoring Headache

When Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust decided to collect energy consumption data in real time from more than 100 energy meters around its two hospitals, Bradford and St Luke’s, it chose Omniflex to provide the server and communications infrastructure. Omniflex supplied and commissioned an on-site Omnergy data server and 13 metering gateways to communicate with more than 100 new and existing energy meters around the two sites. ...

Analysis
7th September 2012
Omniflex Improves Storage Inventory Management

Dulux in South Africa is a wholly owned subsidiary of AECI. As part of a strategy to improve plant efficiency, the company decided to engage the services of Omniflex, which has offices in South Africa, Australia and the UK. The company needed to provide direct control to vendors in the management of bulk chemical supply and on-site storage.

Pending
13th August 2010
SIL/SHE Safety Critical Alarm Monitoring over Fibre

Omniflex can provide complete sitewide alarm management system in accordance to the requirements of IEC61508 and EEMUA 191 standards. These systems include the conditioning of the front end process signal through SIL rated Trip amplifiers and transmit these alarms over copper cable or via SIL2 rated Fibre optic Transmitters/Receivers (where Fibre optic cable is used) into SIL rated Alarm Annunciators and Sub 1 millisecond Sequence of Event Record...

Optoelectronics
13th August 2010
SIL/SHE Safety Critical Alarm Monitoring over Fibre

Omniflex can provide complete sitewide alarm management system in accordance to the requirements of IEC61508 and EEMUA 191 standards. These systems include the conditioning of the front end process signal through SIL rated Trip amplifiers and transmit these alarms over copper cable or via SIL2 rated Fibre optic Transmitters/Receivers (where Fibre optic cable is used) into SIL rated Alarm Annunciators and Sub 1 millisecond Sequence of Event Record...

Analysis
13th August 2010
Omniflex Wins award for Remote Monitoring Technology

The Technology Top 100 Awards are run annually with Top Companies competing for honours. A rigorous round of Interviews and evaluations are done by a team of adjudicators to select the qualifiers. From the list of Qualifiers a set of finalists are selected and re-evaluated for the Top awards in each category. Omniflex received runner up awards in two of the determining categories for the Prestigious Technology Top 100 Companies.

Communications
27th July 2010
Glastonbury Festival Event Organisers Choose Omniflex Wireless Telemetry Equipment To Ensure Water Is Delivered

Glastonbury Festival is the largest ‘Greenfield’ music and performing arts festival in the world and a template for all the festivals that have come after it. Event organisers choose Omniflex Wireless Telemetry equipment to ensure water is delivered across the site effectively, efficiently and economically.

Communications
12th April 2010
Current Loop Interface provides Isolation and Surge Protection

The OMNITERM LZI and LZD are current loop interface modules that can be inserted into any 4-20mA current loop to isolate the instruments in the loop and provide surge protection. They are designed to interface field mounted transmitters in remote applications where signal isolation and surge protection is required. Applications include interfacing for RTU’s, PLC’s etc. The LZI is a single channel device with additional flexibility and suppor...

Test & Measurement
26th February 2010
Data-loggers for pharmaceutical monitoring

The ability to monitor environmental conditions easily and reliably is important in many areas of the pharmaceutical industry. From the moment raw materials are received to final product delivery, it is crucial to ensure that factors such as temperature and humidity remain within acceptable limits. In the case of an out-of tolerance event, it is essential to be able to quickly pinpoint the location and time of violation in order to address the pr...

Power
21st February 2010
Battery back-up system is solar powered

This DIN rail mounted combined PSU/Battery back-up system from Omniflex is ideal for providing 12 or 24Vdc power when mains power is not available. Applications include RTU’s, data-loggers, remote monitoring systems, alarm systems and remote access systems, to name just a few.

Communications
15th October 2009
Omniflex Industrial Network reduces costs

The well proven Conet token passing deterministic network designed by Omniflex over 20 years ago has always enabled plant engineers to find the most cost-effective way of transferring data from the remote point of measurement to the point of monitoring or control.

Analysis
21st July 2009
Replacement for Robinson Alarm Logic Units

Omniflex have released a 24 way IEC61508 SIL 1 Alarm Annunciator, which can be used to replace the now obsolete Robinson Alarm logic Units. These Old Robinson ALU units, many of which are in operation but are no longer supported can now be replaced with minimal disruption and cost.

Passives
13th July 2009
Omniflex - Device provides isolation and surge protection

Omniflex has released a range of Signal Isolators, the Omniterm LZ series with integrated surge protection designed specifically for the Signal Conditioning Market where isolation and surge protection are required together.

Communications
29th June 2009
CONET Industrial Network from Omniflex can save real money

The CONET Network was designed by Omniflex over 25 years ago realising that one of the biggest problems facing plant engineers was finding the most cost effective way of being able to transfer information from the point of measurement to the point of monitoring or control due to the high cost of new cable runs within plants. Omniflex's CONET network and the Maxiflex I/O system has since been installed in hundreds of applications around the world...

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