|The active and dynamic presence of LAUMAS Elettronica in the industrial weighing market is constituted by partnerships with local and international organizations and consortia.
PI – PROFIBUS & PROFINET International
PI is the largest automation community in the world. It heads a global network of vendors, developers, System Integrators and end users having a common interest in promoting, supporting and using PROFIBUS
Currently there are 27 RPAs, and there are over 1400 members worldwide making PI the largest automation organization of its kind.
Related site: www.profibus.com
CANopen - CAN in Automation (CiA)
CAN in Automation (CiA)
is the international users' and manufacturers' organization that develops and supports CAN-based
CiA members develop and publish CiA specifications, which cover physical layer definitions as well as application layer and device profile descriptions. Representatives of CiA actively support international standardization of CAN protocols.
Related site: www.can-cia.org
EPSG - Ethernet POWERLINK Standardization Group
The EPSG organization promotes the POWERLINK
fieldbus that has been setting new standards in Industrial Ethernet for years. It has won the confidence and commitment of more than 450 supporters, manufacturers and users, resulting in over 90,000 POWERLINK series machines in use worldwide.
Related site: www.ethernet-powerlink.org
EtherCAT Technology Group
The ETG works for the diffusion of the EtherCAT
standard (Ethernet for Control Automation Technology), the Ethernet-based fieldbus system. EtherCAT sets new performance standards. Handling is straightforward and similar to a fieldbus, thanks to flexible topology and simple configuration. Moreover, since EtherCAT can be implemented very cost-effective, the system enables fieldbusses to be used in applications where fieldbus networking was not an option in the past.
Related site: www.ethercat.org
Organization which is responsible for the technical development, the promotion and the standardization of the Sercos technology. The Sercos technology is a truly open standard. Sercos International e. V. is an officially recognized partner of the Industrial Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).Sercos International e.V. Members include manufacturers and users of controls, drives, and other automation components, as well as machine manufacturers, research institutes, and associations.
Related site: www.sercos.org
CC-Link Partner Association
The CLPA is the organisation of manufacturers of CC-Link
compatible products and users of CC-Link technology and was formed in 2000. The CLPA oversees and manages the CC-Link specifications and promotes the worldwide adoption of CC-Link technology for network communications in industrial automation.
Related site: www.clpa-europe.com