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The Science Behind Partial Stroke Testing

The Science Behind Partial Stroke Testing

The Science Behind Partial Stroke Testing   Critical valves in a process plant are vital components that control the flow of fluids, gases, or other materials within the system. Their failure to operate correctly can lead to severe consequences, including process...

Leading the Way in Valve Position Sensing

Leading the Way in Valve Position Sensing

Leading the Way in Valve Position Sensing   To enhance your plant's performance and elevate overall efficiency, crucial factors come to the forefront—ensuring consistent and precise valve monitoring. Our AccuTrak position monitors, commonly referred to as “limit...

History Timeline of Westlock Controls

History Timeline of Westlock Controls

History of Westlock Controls Westlock Controls, a globally recognized leader in valve monitoring and control solutions, has always been committed to innovation and excellence in the field of industrial flow control management and automation. For 40 years, Westlock has...

The Power of Hall Effect Sensor Technology

The Power of Hall Effect Sensor Technology

The Power of Hall Effect Sensors in Valve Technology   Westlock Controls stands at the forefront of innovation, pioneering the seamless integration of Hall Effect Sensors into our valve monitoring and control solutions. These sensors aren't just components; they are...

What is a Beacon Position Indicator?

What is a Beacon Position Indicator?

What is a Beacon Position Indicator? Westlock's beacon indicator for valve monitoring and control solutions is a highly visible and intuitive component designed to enhance the efficiency and safety of industrial processes. This innovative device features a prominent...

What is a Solenoid Pilot Valve?

What is a Solenoid Pilot Valve?

What is a Solenoid Pilot Valve A solenoid pilot valve for valve monitoring and control solutions is an electromechanical device used in industrial and fluid control systems. It typically consists of a solenoid coil and a valve body. The solenoid coil is energized when...

What is a Digital Valve Positioner?

What is a Digital Valve Positioner?

What is a Digital Positioner Versatile Integration for Precision Control A versatile solution designed to enhance precision and control in a wide range of industrial control valve applications. Equipped with HART®, Foundation Fieldbus, or Profibus PA connectivity...

Switch to Transmitters

Switch to Transmitters

Switch to Transmitters Why You Should Upgrade from Conventional Switch Boxes to Westlock Position Transmitters In the ever-evolving landscape of industrial automation, the valve monitoring industry is undergoing a groundbreaking transformation. Industry leading...

ICoT Remote Mount

ICoT Remote Mount

ICoT Remote Mount Enhancing Safety and Performance: ICoT Digital Positioner's Remote Mount Capability In industrial settings, safety is of utmost importance, and ensuring the well-being of personnel and equipment is a top priority. In critical processes found in the...

ICoT Advantages

ICoT Advantages

ICoT Advantages ICoT DIGITAL POSITIONER: Delivering Enhanced Diagnostics with Actionable Insights Introduction In the dynamic world of industrial automation, precision, reliability, and efficiency are critical factors that determine the success of various processes....

D200 Advantages

D200 Advantages

D200 Advantages Unleashing the Power of Innovation: D200 Position Transmitter In the fast-evolving world of industrial automation, reliability, efficiency, and ease of use are paramount. To meet these demands head-on, Westlock Controls proudly presents the Digital...

End of support for AccuTrak 3000, 8300

End of support for AccuTrak 3000, 8300

This notice serves as a formal notification that Westlock Controls has discontinued AccuTrak 3000, 8300. Suggested alternative to this product is AccuTrak 3300. Westlock Controls acknowledges our obligation to promptly inform our customers of the discontinuation of...

Ex Non-Conformance Notice

Ex Non-Conformance Notice

This Ex Non-conformance notice is to inform you that the following Aluminum Westlock Controls products purchased between the dates of Jan 1st 2020 and Aug 24th 2021 have a potential quality non-conformance; Series Effected - AccuTrak™ 360, 2600; Quantum™ 360, 2600;...

End of support for AccuTrak 1145

End of support for AccuTrak 1145

For the end of support page for AccuTrak 1145: This notice serves as a formal notification that Westlock Controls has discontinued AccuTrak 1145, and will accept orders only until the current stock lasts.  Suggested alternative to this product is AccuTrak 1040 or...

End of support for CS Transmitter

End of support for CS Transmitter

CS transmitter is now completely replaced with next-gen Digital Epic D200 transmitter.  D200 is equipped with a true non-contact position sensing technology that can last for over 10 million cycles.  Accelerate your adoption of Industry 4.0 with diagnostics over HART®...

Industrial Valve Summit

Industrial Valve Summit

Westlock Controls cordially invites you to join us at Industrial Valve Summit this May 22nd and May 23rd in Bergamo, Italy Westlock Controls cordially invites you to join us at Industrial Valve Summit this May 22nd and May 23rd in Bergamo, Italy. If you are looking...

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