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ACHEMA 2012: DART Fieldbus Receives Innovation Award

Extremely safe and reliable for the hazardous area: DART Fieldbus released and available off the shelf

DART Fieldbus awarded with ACHEMA's Innovation Award 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs' FieldConnex DART Fieldbus, the fieldbus infrastructure for hazardous areas, has received one of the famous innovation awards at Achema 2012 in Frankfurt/Main. The jury, comprised of media agencies PROCESS, PharmaTEC, and Schütgut, recognized innovative products, processes, and developments for the fifth time with the PROCESS Innovation Award. DART Fieldbus won the 2012 award in the field of measurement and instrumentation technology.

DART Fieldbus innovation combines the power for long segments with many devices and explosion protection at its best: Intrinsic safety. The intrinsically safe High-Power Trunk comes with redundancy of power supplies for high reliability and simple rules for planning and validation. Michael Kessler, Vice President of Components and Technology, says:  “Long years of development into a new technology based on our proven components for fieldbus has finally been recognized. DART Fieldbus solves safety concerns and increases plant performance compared to classic I.S. systems. It has never been this easy to put fieldbus into the hazardous area.”

Products are now available and in stock.

DART Fieldbus - Power and Intrinsic Safety in Zone 1

Long cable runs and high device count – all intrinsically safe. DART Fieldbus makes it.