11/19/2013

TURCK has received first place in two categories for the 2013 Control Design Readers’ Choice Awards: Industrial Electrical Connectors/Cordsets and Presence Sensing. This is the third consecutive year TURCK has accepted this honor in both categories.

02/11/2013

TURCK has been selected among the top five in the discrete sensing category in the 2012 Automation World First Team Leaders in Automation annual survey.

05/30/2012

TURCK introduces a new stainless steel version of the company’s junction boxes, designed to provide a robust connectivity solution on corrosive off-shore platforms.

05/23/2012

TURCK introduces the new IP67-rated FAS8 Advanced I/O Module (AIM) station, the latest addition to the company’s line of AIM stations for AS-interface® (AS-i) networks.

02/13/2012

TURCK announces a new long-range inductive proximity sensor using FDA rated materials for wash down applications.

01/03/2012

TURCK announces the release of its new 4AI4AO-VI analog I/O module, which is compatible with two of the company’s BL distributed I/O products: BL67 and BL Compact system.

11/07/2011

TURCK announces a new IP 67 Bayonet Style RJ45/Ethernet field wireable connector, an extension of the company’s popular RJ45 connector line.

08/01/2011

TURCK announces their Q-track™ family of linear position sensors has been expanded to include the newest QR14 and the Q17 models.

05/11/2011

TURCK announces the availability of BL20 Economy gateways for EtherNet/IP™ and Modbus TCP.

03/25/2011

TURCK introduces a new line of temperature transmitters—the TTM series—featuring an analog output that eliminates the need for specialized RTD PLC input cards, saving the user the expense associated with these cards.

03/11/2011

TURCK announces new CAT6 RJ45 field wireable connectors provide a simple and secure way to extend an Ethernet cable in the field.

03/03/2011

TURCK introduces rotary inductive sensors, a new line of inductive analog sensors that provide 360-degree angular measurement.

10/29/2010

TURCK introduces h-style (3-branch) and H-style (4-branch) M16 tees, ideal for saving valuable field installation time and hassle in comparison to hardwired cable tray installations.

10/22/2010

TURCK introduces PS300 series pressure sensors for hydraulic applications, featuring a rugged, IP69K rated design to withstand harsh environments.

10/01/2010

TURCK has expanded its broad offering of inclinometers with the Q42, a new dual axis inclinometer sensor with a CANopen interface for angular tilt detection.

09/15/2010

TURCK announces that the company’s JBBS junction bricks for AS-interface® networks are now FM approved for Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C and D hazardous locations.

09/03/2010

TURCK announces that the Kübler by TURCK 2430 shaft and 2440 hollow shaft miniature encoders are now available in absolute versions.

08/27/2010

TURCK announces that the company's line of BIM-UNR magnetic cylinder position sensors—designed to mount within C-groove cylinders with no accessories required—has been expanded to include sensors with NPN outputs.

08/18/2010

TURCK announces the availability of its powerfast™ Connectivity Catalog. This catalog covers TURCK’s complete line of powerfast products, including cordsets, connectors, tees, splitters and receptacles.

08/12/2010

TURCK announces its new Distributed I/O Brochure, which encompasses TURCK’s broad line of machine-mount and in-cabinet distributed I/O solutions, along with its BL ident® RFID system.

07/22/2010

TURCK introduces new incremental magnetic encoders designed with a miniature 24 mm diameter housing.

07/16/2010

TURCK introduces M12 adapters that may be used to connect incompatible round connectors quickly and easily.

07/02/2010

TURCK introduces M12 true torque connectors, which may be hand-tightened to a predefined torque, preventing overtightening.

06/25/2010

TURCK introduces the FAS20 family of IP20 rated, in-the-cabinet, block I/O stations for AS-interface® (AS-i) networks.

06/18/2010

TURCK has enhanced its line of precise, compact inclinometers with the introduction of a single axis device featuring dual programmable setpoints. Like all TURCK inclinometers, this device utilizes MEMS (micro-electro-mechanical system) technology.

06/11/2010

TURCK announces new Cat 5e Ethernet cables that are Gigabit capable and incorporate flexlife® cable jackets.

06/03/2010

TURCK announces that the company’s BIM-UNR, BIM-UNT and Q-pak® sensors are now equipped with WeldGuard™ protection, making them impervious to weld slag and spatter often present in MIG and TIG welding environments.

05/27/2010

TURCK introduces rugged F36 absolute encoders for CANopen networks, the latest addition to the Kübler by TURCK F36 encoder series.

05/21/2010

TURCK introduces a new AS-interface® (AS-i) speed monitor that monitors safety speeds and stop conditions on up to two axes.

05/07/2010

TURCK announces its new Interface and Intrinsic Safety Quick Reference Guide, providing an overview of the company’s intrinsically safe products, including switching amplifiers, analog I/O, solenoid drivers, rotational speed monitors.

04/23/2010

TURCK has enhanced its interface module (IM) family with the FM approved IM21 rotational speed interface module, programmable via push buttons or using a PC—which simplifies device setup and saves installation time.

04/16/2010

TURCK introduces a new single axis inclinometer sensor for angular tilt detection with an adjustable measuring range of 360 degrees.

04/09/2010

TURCK's 2-inch incremental encoder has a stainless steel housing and Viton seals to resist the effects of corrosion and physical abuse. The Sendix 5006 encoder can handle large fluctuations in temperature and is IP67 rated when sealed.

04/02/2010

TURCK’s line of Ethernet switches has been updated to include unmanaged models that will support either 4 or 8-pin M12 twisted pair cable, as well as 4 and 5-pin 7/8-16UN power cable.

03/25/2010

TURCK's BIM-UNR magnetic cylinder position sensors includes a new dual sensor for detecting long and short stroke cylinders. This device combines the benefits of two sensors through a single cable connection, lessening connection points.

03/18/2010

TURCK announces new 1”-16UN and 1-1/8”-16UN minifast ® explosion-proof feed-through receptacles that install directly into standard 3/4 inch conduit entries, without requiring additional conduit or poured seals.

03/12/2010

TURCK announces its new Ethernet PROFIBUS device coupler that includes integrated Web server software and diagnostic functionality that enables users to monitor PROFIBUS networks during continuous operation through a computer Web browser.

03/05/2010

TURCK’s new LI-Q25 series linear position sensors deliver precise, repeatable measurements. The sensors provide up to 1 µm resolution and can achieve measuring ranges between 100 and 1,000 mm with analog voltage/current, SSI or I/O Link outputs.

02/24/2010

TURCK announces that its compact IMS interface modules are now UL certified for Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C and D hazardous locations. The 6.2 mm wide IMS modules provide complete galvanic isolation with signal conditioning.

02/10/2010

TURCK announces the new 7/8-16UN minifast® explosion-proof feed-through receptacle that is certified as a secondary conduit seal by CSA. This quick disconnect solution may be used as a secondary conduit seal to prevent gas migration.

02/04/2010

Kübler by TURCK singleturn encoders are specifically designed for extreme outdoor applications and heavy-duty construction machinery to withstand harsh environmental conditions for CANopen and SAE J1939 applications.

01/28/2010

TURCK's BIMUNR is a miniature sensor designed to mount within C-groove cylinders with no accessories required. Its dimensions of 2.9 x 4.6 x 18 mm make the BIM-UNR one of the most compact sensors on the market.

01/21/2010

TURCK's D-Size (1 3/8 inch) powerfast modular wiring system is designed for machine power distribution and motor control. The system includes 3 and 4-pin cordsets, receptacles and tees that provide up to 600 Volts and 30 Amps of power.

01/14/2010

Gen. 2 AS-interface safety gateways integrate AS-i safety monitors and slaves, allowing two safety at work networks and up to 16 release circuits to be monitored through a single gateway.

01/07/2010

TURCK's Single Segment Redundant Backplane combines two isolated power supply modules into one FOUNDATION fieldbus segment. The backplane monitors the redundancy of the external bulk power supply and the H1 power supply.

12/29/2009

TURCK’s BL67 modular distributed I/O system is now equipped with a Simple RFID (RFID-S) slice that’s compatible with the company’s BL ident RFID product line. The RFID-S includes two channels of RFID per slice with the option of four slices per node.

12/18/2009

TURCK’s BIM-UNT line of compact cylinder position sensors has been expanded to include a new dual sensor for detecting long and short stroke cylinders. This unique device combines the benefits of two sensors through a single cable connection.

11/25/2009

BL Compact system is a revolutionary modular I/O solution for collecting a variety of signals in a single, rugged node on a network.

11/13/2009

TURCK has enhanced the functionality of its analog+ proximity sensors to differentiate between the types of metal being detected—independent of the distance from the sensor.

11/09/2009

Kübler by TURCK has expanded its draw wire series with versions that measure 0.25 meters to 40 meters. This system is designed to work with sensors and encoders with analog outputs, as well as incremental, absolute and fieldbus interfaces.

10/26/2009

TURCK introduces a new submersible pressure transmitter to meet the increasingly difficult level detection challenges presented in industrial environments, like tanks containing liquids such as gas and diesel, or wastewater and irrigation systems.

10/16/2009

TURCK's linear encoders supply A and B channels—plus a periodic index with the corresponding inverted channels. The linear encoders are available with either with a push-pull output or an RS422 interface, and provide a voltage range from 4.8 to 30 VDC.

09/28/2009

TURCK introduces MZB series Zener diode barriers, designed to effectively limit excess energy before it reaches a hazardous area. The MZB barriers provide convenient removable terminals within an extremely efficient and space-saving design.

09/18/2009

TURCK has expanded its line of BIM-UNT cylinder position sensors with a new 2-wire DC version, along with a NAMUR option for intrinsically safe applications.

09/01/2009

TURCK's Q10S sensor is a compact 10 x 10 x 28 mm sensor that can achieve sensing distances of up to 5 mm, depending on how the sensor is mounted. The sensors have an active side face and detect all metals at the same rated distance.

08/24/2009

TURCK introduces an optical encoder series designed completely without gears to eliminate wear and sensitivity to magnetic fields.

08/18/2009

TURCK announces its complete line of 2 and 3-wire DC stainless steel front face inductive proximity sensors. The line includes 8, 12, 18 and 30 mm barrel sensors with 1.5 to 10 mm achievable sensing distances.

07/24/2009

TURCK’s Q08 uprox®+ factor 1 sensor is now equipped with extended range capabilities of 8 mm for all metals.

07/16/2009

TURCK’s interface module (IM) family may now be programmed via a PC or integrated push buttons using FDT/DTM software, along with PACTware. This software allows multiple parameters to be set and saved in a matter of seconds.

06/23/2009

TURCK announces new A-Size 3 and 4-pin 7/8 16UN powerfast™ connectors that provide up to 600 Volts and 15 Amps of power.

06/16/2009

TURCK introduces the Q25L sensor, a magnetically actuated linear displacement sensor available with measuring ranges of 100, 125, 160 and 200 mm.

06/08/2009

TURCK announces new target pucks for its DSU35 valve sensor series that feature large targets to expedite and simplify sensing adjustments—ensuring accurate valve position data.

05/29/2009

TURCK introduces the new IP 68 rated, 80 mm rectangular Ni75U-Q80 uprox ®+ sensor – specifically designed for sensing small targets, especially those on automotive skids.