Safe cascading of components at Cermex

Time, materials and commissioning: Flexi Loop brings benefits on all levels

Cermex, a company based in Corcelles les Cîteaux, is the cardboard packaging division of Gebo Cermex, one of the world market leaders in the packaging line industry. It has developed a high-performance combined packaging line consisting of a station for packing cardboard boxes from the side and a palletizing station. This combined line assembles the boxes, packs them from the side, labels them and palletizes them using robots in one ultra-compact manufacturing cell.     Continue reading

sens:Control – safe control solutions

Flexi Line and Flexi Loop: Highlights and innovations in the Flexi Soft portfolio

Flexi Soft

When design engineers become euphoric, there must be a good reason. Perhaps the latest safety controller from SICK that cleverly incorporates advantages? It is so safe and intelligent that a new word had to be invented for it: Flexi Soft. A solution that is flexible, scalable and easy to program using custom software – yet soft on the budget. New functionalities for networking safety stations, for cascading safety switches and sensors, as well as for integrating signals that are not safe now introduce even more flexibility into safe control technology. Continue reading