Magnetek to Exhibit Hazardous Location Wireless Controls at Global Petroleum Show
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. – May 5, 2015 – Magnetek, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAG), a leading provider of digital power and motion control systems, will be exhibiting at the 2015 Global Petroleum Show, located at Stampede Park in Calgary, Alberta, Canada from June 9-11. Visitors to the Company’s booth, #2109 in the Corral building, will be able to see Magnetek’s full line of wireless controls, including their hazardous location transmitters, XLTX and MLTX2.
Magnetek’s ergonomic, easy-to-use XLTX and MLTX2 wireless controls offer both ATEX and IECEx certifications, approving them to control equipment used worldwide in potentially hazardous applications. Additionally, Magnetek’s wireless controls feature an integrated graphic display, which keeps operators informed of system status at all times and makes configuring access codes, channels, and other system settings simple. These sophisticated bellybox transmitters incorporate the latest electronic technology in lightweight, durable cases and can be customized with several options to meet the needs of any application.
ATEX compliance, required by the European Union, certifies that Magnetek wireless controls are safe to use in potentially explosive areas with flammable gases or vapors. IECEx equipment certification signifies that Magnetek’s wireless controls conform to international safety standards for environments where a potential exists for explosions.
“The flexibility offered by Magnetek’s transmitters allows users to operate farther away from a potentially dangerous situation than wired alternatives,” said Ben Stoller, Magnetek’s director of radio controls. “Customizable options, including a variety of available levers, joysticks, and toggles, are available to allow MLTX2 and XLTX to be designed to customers’ exact specifications.”
For more information about ATEX and IECEx certified transmitters or any of Magnetek’s advanced wireless controls, visit www.magnetekmobilehydraulic.com.
Magnetek, Inc. is a leading provider of Energy Engineered® digital power and motion control systems used in mobile hydraulic, overhead material handling, elevator, and mining applications. The Company provides highly durable wireless controls that can be customized to serve the needs of a variety of applications, including tow trucks, cement trucks, boom trucks, truck cranes, concrete mixers, drill rigs, mining equipment and more. Magnetek is also North America’s largest supplier of digital drive systems for industrial cranes, hoists, and monorails and provides radio remote controls, motors, braking and collision avoidance subsystems to North America’s foremost overhead material handling crane builders. The Company is the world’s largest independent builder of highly integrated digital motion control systems for high-rise, high-speed elevators and is a leading independent supplier of digital motion control systems for underground coal mining applications. Headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wis., in the greater Milwaukee area, Magnetek operates manufacturing facilities in Pittsburgh, Pa., and Bridgeville, Pa., as well as Menomonee Falls.
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