Friday, September 28, 2018
As the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) continues to get major coverage and as technology enabling IIoT becomes more prevalent, GE Automation & Controls has managed to stay on the forefront of this technology. As proof of this, GE Power’s Automation & Controls business has been recognized by Frost and Sullivan (A Tier 1 market research and Consulting firm) for the Best Practices Award – 2018 Global Edge Controls and Analytics Company of the Year for their pioneering work in Edge Controls and Analytics.… Read More »
Monday, September 24, 2018
GE Automation & Controls PLCs are known for being extremely robust, and we often talk with customers that have been running their GE equipment for 20 or more years and have rarely had to touch it to perform maintenance. … Read More »
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Partnership Ensures Maximum Productivity with Epson Robot Solutions
CHARLOTTE, N.C and CARSON, CA.,– Feb. 13, 2018 – CIMTEC Automation LLC, experts in high performance industrial technology and automation, and Epson Robots, the #1 SCARA robot manufacturer in the world, today announced they are expanding their relationship making CIMTEC an official Epson Certified Repair Center.… Read More »
Monday, February 19, 2018
Save the Date! 2018 South Carolina Environmental Conference (SCEC)
Mar. 11-14, Myrtle Beach, SC
CIMTEC Automation invites you to visit Booth, #102 at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center (2101 North Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577) for the 2018 SCEC event!… Read More »
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
For years, GE has sold a redundant 90-30 PLC solution, called MAXON 9030 or HBR. This solution consists of a pair of 90-30 PLCs that are connected to each other and use proprietary software blocks to perform data synchronization and redundancy.… Read More »
Friday, November 3, 2017
How safe is your PLC system from a disaster?
Just because your legacy machinery has worked without issue for years doesn’t mean the future won’t hold any problems. When you’re working with a legacy system, you’ve got to be prepared for what might happen that could result in unexpected downtime.… Read More »
Friday, October 13, 2017
Regardless of what application you need laser markers for, Panasonic’s CO2 laser markers have you covered. These four diverse markers range from compact to basic to accelerated to suit your applications perfectly. Here’s what we offer of Panasonic’s CO2 line!… Read More »
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
CIMTEC Automation LLC, experts in high performance industrial technology and automation, announced today the opening of its new Raleigh, NC office. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, CIMTEC’s expansion into the Piedmont/Triad area supports the company’s accelerated growth plans.… Read More »
Friday, September 29, 2017
The engineers at CIMTEC Automation have noticed a trend in the replacement GE PLC Control parts market that is concerning. We want to make sure you are aware of this dangerous trend.
Some providers of aftermarket GE PLC parts are advertising “NEW SURPLUS” parts as direct replacements for NEW GE PLC parts.… Read More »
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
PLC’s do have a Shelf Life!
When purchasing PLC’s, it’s important to note the DATE CODE.
Check Date Codes to make sure you are buying parts in current and good-working condition. Parts with Older dates (5 years ago or older) could indicate dead batteries, corroded capacitors or out-dated firmware that interfere with the performance of your system or could even shut your system down.… Read More »