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AST’s Intrinsically Safe Pressure Transducers Receive ATEX Certification

AST’s Intrinsically Safe Pressure Transducers Receive ATEX Certification

American Sensor Technologies, Inc. (AST), manufacturer of pressure sensors and transmitters for pressure and level measurement, has achieved ATEX certification for its range of intrinsically safe pressure transducers. [More]
Chinese Top 5 Smartphone OEM Selects FPC’s 1021 Touch Sensor

Chinese Top 5 Smartphone OEM Selects FPC’s 1021 Touch Sensor

Fingerprint Cards' (FPC's) new mobile touch sensor FPC1021 has won its first major design win (DW). A Chinese Top 5 smartphone OEM has selected FPC1021 for a flagship model with the planned start of mass production in October 2014. [More]
EDN China Selects Atmel XSense Among ‘Top 10 Most Influential Technologies for the Future’

EDN China Selects Atmel XSense Among ‘Top 10 Most Influential Technologies for the Future’

Atmel Corporation, a global leader in microcontroller (MCU) and touch solutions, today announced Atmel XSense® was selected by EDN China as a "Top 10 Most Influential Technologies for the Future." The company was presented with the award during EDN's Award Ceremony on June 26 in Shanghai. [More]
BorgWarner Supplies Pressure Sensor Glow Plug for New Volkswagen Diesel Engines

BorgWarner Supplies Pressure Sensor Glow Plug for New Volkswagen Diesel Engines

BorgWarner supplies its innovative Pressure Sensor Glow Plug (PSG) for Volkswagen's all new diesel engines starting with the 1.4-liter version and then adding the 1.6-liter and 2.0-liter versions later this year. [More]
Sensor Embedded in the Eye May Help Monitor Pressure Changes

Sensor Embedded in the Eye May Help Monitor Pressure Changes

Your eye could someday house its own high-tech information center, tracking important changes and letting you know when it's time to see an eye doctor. [More]
Measure Levels of Harsh Liquids in Vented or Sealed Tanks with Submersible Pressure Sensors from American Sensor Technologies

Measure Levels of Harsh Liquids in Vented or Sealed Tanks with Submersible Pressure Sensors from American Sensor Technologies

The Model AST 4530 Submersible Liquid Level Pressure Sensor from American Sensor Technologies, Inc. (AST) is a designed to measure the level of harsh liquids such as slurries, salt water and oil in vented or sealed tanks. Constructed with PVDF material and a PTFE diaphragm, the AST4530 Submersible Pressure Sensor features a submersible PVDF cable, cord grip and housing as well as a conduit connection for turbulent installations such as process plants, salt water holding tanks, on-board ships, turbulent tanks, and rail cars. The submersible liquid level pressure sensor also works where fluid is reflective, has foam or is clear. [More]
PVDF-Based Submersible Pressure Sensors Offer a Long Term Solution versus Stainless Steel Transducers

PVDF-Based Submersible Pressure Sensors Offer a Long Term Solution versus Stainless Steel Transducers

While stainless steel submersible pressure transducers are proven to provide a reliable level measurement solution for many tank monitoring applications, transducers constructed with PVDF materials offer a longer term solution in certain harsh liquids. [More]
Mueller Debuts New Remote Pressure Monitoring System for Water Distribution Networks

Mueller Debuts New Remote Pressure Monitoring System for Water Distribution Networks

Mueller Co., North America's largest and only full-line supplier of potable water distribution products, has introduced a new remote pressure monitoring system for water distribution networks as part of its Intelligent Water Technology™ (IWT) portfolio of products and services that actively diagnose, monitor and control the delivery of safe, clean drinking water to consumers and businesses. [More]
MKS Instruments Solidifies Position in Vacuum Gauge Market with Granville-Phillips Acquisition

MKS Instruments Solidifies Position in Vacuum Gauge Market with Granville-Phillips Acquisition

MKS Instruments, Inc., a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, today announced it has completed its acquisition of the assets of Granville-Phillips, formerly a division of Brooks Automation, Inc., for $87 million in cash. [More]
AST Introduces Submersible Pressure Sensor for Measuring Level of Harsh Liquids

AST Introduces Submersible Pressure Sensor for Measuring Level of Harsh Liquids

The Model AST 4530 Liquid Level Transmitter from American Sensor Technologies, Inc. (AST) is a designed to measure the level of harsh liquids such as slurries, salt water and oil in vented tanks or containers. [More]