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Belden Demonstrated the Practical Use of “TSN Ready” Switches at the Hannover Messe

Belden demonstrated the practical use of “TSN Ready” Switches at the Hannover Messe. 
(Photo: Belden, PR448)Neckartenzlingen - May 24, 2017 - Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, used this year's Hannover Messe to show that switches supporting Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN) are becoming a reality. Prototype TSN-enabled Hirschmann RSPE35 switches that support this open, real-time Ethernet technology were shown in demonstrators at various booths throughout the show. These included the booths of the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and the OPC Foundation, as well as those of Sercos International and SmartFactoryKL.

Clariant debuts full color ranges for design and industry trends plus additives portfolio at Eastern Coatings Show

Exolit® AP flame retardant grades based on ammonium polyphosphate have become the industry standard in intumescent coatings formulations. Steel plate protected with intumescent coating after a fire test. (Photo: Clariant)Charlotte, May 15, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, marks its Eastern Coatings Show 2017 participation with the US debut of two complete color ranges of pigment preparations. Hostatint™ UV supports the trend towards low VOC radiation cured industrial wood coatings, while the Hostatint A 100-ST range offers super-transparent, halogen-free pigment preparations enabling easy and economic creations of metallic and color travel effects in industrial coatings. It is also the first year Clariant will exhibit its comprehensive additives’ portfolio at the ECS.

Clariant completes color range of “super-transparent” pigment preparations

Clariant’s Hostatint™ A 100-ST pigment preparations used for a OptiWhite plate glass with alternating black and gold special effect pigments in the strips. (Photos: Middy Polished Plate Glass Vase Style 2. A special thanks to the artist Sidney Hutter <a href=http://www.sidneyhutter.com target=_blank>www.sidneyhutter.com</a>) Muttenz, April 18, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, unveils Hostatint™ A 100-ST, a range of super-transparent preparations based on non-halogenated pigments to support the eye-catching metallic and mineral effects as well as new shades for surface and contour enhancements so desired for today’s lifestyle products.

Belden Manufactures Industrial Network Devices Ready for the Deterministic Data Transfer of the Future

Belden manufactures industrial network devices ready for the deterministic data transfer of the future. (Photo: Belden, PR446)St. Louis, Missouri - April 11, 2017 - Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, is to release a software update for the modularly-managed Hirschmann switch types RSPE35 and RSPE37. The update, which will be available in the second half of this year, will enable Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN) features. As a visible sign, the devices will have a “TSN ready” logo on the front panel. In addition, older switches of both RSPE types can also be upgraded for the new real-time technology. The “TSN ready” logo is not exclusive to the RSPE35 and RSPE37: other Hirschmann industrial Ethernet Switches with fitting capabilities will display the logo as well in the near future.

Clariant dives deep into the ocean to forecast trend automotive colors for 2019

Fancy Flexibility: SHINY MULTITUDESMuttenz, March 31, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, suggests a sea of underwater-inspired shades to bring more color to our roads in 2019 in its new global Automotive Trendbook. The “Marine Magic” collection of automotive styling shades is based on Clariant’s color know-how and observations of social trends, topics and industry developments.

New Clariant AddWorks® ATR 146 opens door to next-generation durable, low emission automotive interiors

New Clariant AddWorks® ATR 146 opens door to next-generation durable, low emission automotive interiors. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, March 22, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, introduces its new heat and light shield to address strengthening OEMs’ requirements in automotive interiors. AddWorks ATR 146 is now setting a new benchmark, aiming to create longer-lasting aesthetics and a healthier environment inside future vehicles due to reduced Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC).

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