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Get the Progress Rolling: SICK Automotive Days 2015

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How much Industry 4.0 can we find today in the automotive industry? What role does safety technology play in human-robot collaboration, and what are the requirements manufacturers of high-performance and rugged sensors place on flexible automation and quality assurance? To find answers to these and other questions, SICK hosted the Automotive Days under the motto “Get the Progress Rolling – Do not be afraid of Industry 4.0”.   Continue reading

A SOPHISTICATED SYSTEM MAKES THIS POSSIBLE

No chance for the thieves

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Automobile and commercial vehicle manufacturers and dealers park new vehicles on large lots. In the past, thieves have used this opportunity to steal catalytic converters and other components from the new vehicles or to commit vandalism. Since the manufacturers and dealers incur considerable costs from this, they look for a solution to secure the lots. An outdoor monitoring system from LASE PeCo can provide for unbeatable security thanks to the absolutely precise measuring performance of the LD-LRS 2D laser scanners from SICK.   Continue reading

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FLOWSIC150 CARFLOW: measuring car exhaust at 600 °C

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With the FLOWSIC150 CARFLOW, SICK is offering an ultrasound exhaust flow meter for test bench applications in the field of automotive research and development for more than 10 years. Based on this experience, the device has been comprehensively overhauled in collaboration with leading automobile manufacturers in Germany and the USA. The new SICK flow meter makes it possible to measure exhaust gas flow using ultrasound up to 600 °C with its patented sensor cooling and real-time measurement. Continue reading