LISLE, IL – November 18, 2015 – Molex, LLC will bring a range of Rockwell Automation Encompass Program solutions to the upcoming Rockwell Automation Fair® 2015, November 18 -19, Chicago, IL. At booth 1070, Molex will present three different demonstrations and multiple displays featuring advanced automation technologies.
One of the developments Molex will focus on is the recent approvals of its SST ControlLogix and CompactLogix backplane communication modules, such as UL Class I Div2 and ATEX, for use in hazardous environments. Applications include oil and gas, petrochemical, wastewater, milling, mining, and refining.
“Among our top priorities is putting knowledge and best-in-class industrial solutions in the hands of customers,” says George Kairys, global product manager, Molex. “An expanding portfolio of SST communication and Woodhead® electrical solutions underscores our expertise and commitment as an Encompass Program partner.”
Molex Booth Demonstrations
Fully integrated into the Rockwell Automation environment, Molex SST communication modules and software maximize network flexibility and enable rapid connection of Rockwell ControlLogix systems to PROFIBUS, EtherNet/IP and other networks for high-speed, deterministic communication. Product displays at the Molex booth include:
“Supporting flexible network designs, our integrated in-chassis SST communication modules provide easy configuration, commissioning, and diagnostics for seamless integration in small-to-large Rockwell architectures used in process control, factory automation and complex machinery,” adds Kairys.
Also on display at the Molex booth will be Molex Woodhead electrical and safety solutions, including wiring devices, portable lighting, GFCI (ground fault circuit interrupters), cord and cable reels, wire mesh grips, a LED Wide-Area Portable Magnet Light and portable power.
A trusted name for exceptional performance in harsh environments, Woodhead products improve worker safety while delivering high performance and longer service life.
For more information, please visit Molex booth 1070 or www.molex.com/link/sstcommunicationmodules.html.