Schenck Process has launched a new generation control unit with an award-winning user interface.
The CONiQ Control unit is claimed to be a highly flexible control and automation system with many options for use in industrial measuring, weighing and automation technology.
“Herewith, Schenck Process standardises the use of a common controller platform for a wide variety of processes for the first time,” the company said. “The hardware and software components are optimised with regard to the user interface, connectivity (IIOT), configurability and calibration capability.
“The range of applications extends from a wide variety of measuring and weighing technologies to logistical automation solutions and applications in the field of continuous processes that will soon be available – concentrating especially on bulk materials handling.
“The first available application can be used for is precise, legal-for-trade weighing and automation solutions in the field of static weighing and identification of freight, trucks and cranes.”
The new controller’s main advantage is the user-guiding, web-based interface, which won the Red Dot award 2019 for its intuitive interface design.
Launching CONiQ Control, Schenck Process said it now offers:
“As a global market leader in industrial weighing and feeding applications, Schenck Process focuses on digitising existing products and developing new smart ones while combining technology and application processes in a smart and connected way,” the firm concluded.